Vermont Arts Council
Left to right: Rutland's Ethnic Festival, photo by Shawn Pemrick; a Catamount Arts concert in 2019; Vermont Symphony Orchestra at Farmers' Night in the Statehouse; JAG Productions' Theater on the Hill, photo by Lars Blackmore; Festival of Fools in Burlington, photo by Kyle Tansley.

Vermont Arts Calendar

The Vermont Arts Calendar is a statewide, crowdsourced, searchable directory of arts and culture events. Listings are free and seen by thousands of people throughout and beyond Vermont. Use the top toolbar to search and to view events in a list format, in a calendar, or on a map. Use the left sidebar options to filter events by category, tag, city, and Creative Zone. See an event you can’t miss? Add it to your calendar app with the click of a button.

Have an event you think we should know about? Click the button below to submit a free listing. Identify your event by the available categories, then add tags to get more specific about your event’s creative disciplines.

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Header image: (Left to right) Rutland’s Ethnic Festival, photo by Shawn Pemrick; a Catamount Arts concert in 2019; Vermont Symphony Orchestra at Farmers’ Night in the Statehouse; JAG Productions’ Theater on the Hill, photo by Lars Blackmore; Festival of Fools in Burlington, photo by Kyle Tansley.

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West African Dance and Drum Class

Middlebury College 14 Old Chapel Rd, Middlebury, United States

A rich taste of African culture that provides amazing, vigorous, high energy, and powerful movement. Let the beat of the drum move your body. Participants will learn songs, rhythms, dances, and culture as we embark on a journey of dances from the African diaspora. Class is accompanied by live musicians to help participants understand the […]

Free
Event Series West Coast Swing Dance 101

West Coast Swing Dance 101

Southern Vermont Arts Center P.O. Box 617, Manchester

INSTRUCTOR: KAREN GRAHAM SATURDAYS, JANUARY 20–MARCH 9* 3–4 P.M. SVAC Member: $80; Non-member: $95 Ages 16+ *In the event of a class cancellation due to inclement winter weather, we will reschedule, extending the length of the series. West Coast Swing is a fun, social, versatile partner dance form, danced to a wide range of popular […]

$80 – $95
Event Series Brattleboro Bal Folk

Brattleboro Bal Folk

Broad Brook Community Center 3940 Guilford Center Road, Guilford, VT, United States

Brattleboro Bal Folk (just outside Brattleboro) Fun, accessible French and European traditional dances. No experience or partner necessary. Live music & dance instruction by Eloise & Co. Becky Tracy (fiddle) & Rachel Bell (accordion) Please bring a clean pair of shoes to change into, or clean your shoes off thoroughly once you get inside, before […]

$12 – $25

Dr. Hye-Won Hwang’s Introductory Contact Improvisation workshop for movers of all levels

72 Porter Field Road Middlebury 72 Porter Field Road, Middlebury, VT, United States

The Movement Matters Masterclass series welcomes dance artist Dr. Hye-Won Hwang’s Introductory Contact Improvisation workshop for movers of all levels. In this dance class students will explore a set of basic techniques of contact improvisation such as sensing, touching, partial weight-sharing, and spontaneous responding that promote movement awareness, intercultural dialogue, and community building.

Free

Movement Matters series welcomes: Dance Tramp’s TERRESTRIALS: life on the ground

72 Porter Field Road Middlebury 72 Porter Field Road, Middlebury, VT, United States

This dance performance event features three original works by UVM Professor Paul Besaw, in collaboration with an amazing team of musicians and dancers: Julian Barnett, Clare Byrne, Julie Peoples-Clark, Hye-Won Hwang, Matt LaRocca, D. Thomas Toner, Avi Waring, and Willow Wonder. The works: To the Earth, The Un-Earthers, and Groundlings fit loosely together in an […]

Free

The Young Tradition Touring Group at the Putney School

The Putney School 418 Houghton Brook Rd, Putney, United States

Join us for a performance by the Young Tradition Touring Group, with the Putney Trad Group, and Laurel Swift’s Fiddleheads Trad Ensemble, followed by a community contra dance called by Lauren Swift from 8-9pm! The Touring Group is an auditioned ensemble of 20 teenage musicians, singers, and dancers who rehearse from October to June, ahead […]

By donation

The Young Tradition Touring Group Plays the Montpelier Contra Dance!

Capital City Grange 6612 VT-12, Berlin

Join the Young Tradition Touring Group at the Capital City Grange for the Montpelier Contra Dance! More about the contra dance: https://capitalcitygrange.org/dancing/contradancing/ The Touring Group is an auditioned ensemble of 20 teenage musicians, singers, and dancers who rehearse from October to June, ahead of a cultural tour to another country or region. This year the […]

$12,