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.

Once submitted, eligible listings are reviewed and published within two business days. Questions about your listing? Contact Content Manager Desmond Peeples.

Submitting an exhibit listing? We suggest submitting the opening reception as a single event, then the gallery hours as a separate recurring event. Please double check that you have entered your event’s time and date details correctly.

Read our blog post to learn more about statewide Vermont event calendars.

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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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VJC Big Band Scholarship Gala featuring Alexis Cole

Vermont Jazz Center 72 Cotton Mill Hill #222, Brattleboro, VT, United States

VJC Big Band Scholarship Gala featuring Alexia Cole Friday December 1, 2023 7:30- 10 pm The VJC Big Band performs danceable tunes with New York-based vocalist Alexis Cole, who, according to Jazz Times magazine, conveys “an easy sense of swing, strongly reminiscent of Sarah Vaughan.” Cole has performed at celebrated venues including The Carlyle, Carnegie […]

$30

Camille Thurman with the Darrell Green Quartet

Vermont Jazz Center 72 Cotton Mill Hill #222, Brattleboro, VT, United States

Saturday, January 20, 2024 7:30 PM Vermont Jazz Center Camille Thurman, saxophonist & vocalist, called a “rising star” by Downbeat Magazine & a “first class saxophonist that blows the proverbial roof off the place” by All About Jazz, in concert with her touring ensemble, the Darrell Green Quartet. Thurman honors the past & looks towards the […]

$25 – $60

Daniel Ian Smith at Jazz at the Lantern

Brass Lantern Inn 717 Maple Street, Stowe, VT, United States

An Intimate Night of Jazz in the Heart of Stowe The Brass Lantern Inn and Firefly Productions bring you ‘Jazz at the Lantern’ a genuine, small jazz club style experience, once a month, in Stowe, Vermont. We kick off 2024 with Daniel Ian Smith. Reserve a table, order charcuterie or bruschetta and a bottle of […]

$35 – $45

Daniel Ian Smith at Jazz at the Lantern

Brass Lantern Inn 717 Maple Street, Stowe, VT, United States

An Intimate Night of Jazz in the Heart of Stowe The Brass Lantern Inn and Firefly Productions bring you ‘Jazz at the Lantern’ a genuine, small jazz club style experience, once a month, in Stowe, Vermont. We kick off 2024 with Daniel Ian Smith. Reserve a table, order charcuterie or bruschetta and a bottle of […]

$35 – $45

Mardi Gras/Valentine’s Dance

United Community Church, 1352 Main St., St. Johnsbury, VT 1352 Main St, St. Johnsbury

Swing North Big Band celebrates Mardi Gras and Valentine's Day with a dance on Tuesday, February 13, 7:00 to 9:00 pm at United Community Church, 1352 Main St. in St. Johnsbury. Authentic swing and dance music with a full 18-piece jazz orchestra. Admission by donation to help support community meals program.

Free

Bill Pierce of the Jazz Messengers at ‘Jazz at the Lantern’

Brass Lantern Inn 717 Maple Street, Stowe, VT, United States

An Intimate Night of Jazz in the Heart of Stowe The Brass Lantern Inn and Firefly Productions bring you ‘Jazz at the Lantern’ a genuine, small jazz club style experience, once a month, in Stowe, Vermont. Join us for our 2nd installment in 2024 with Bill Pierce of the Jazz Messengers. Reserve a table, order […]

Makaya McCraven

Vermont Jazz Center 72 Cotton Mill Hill #222, Brattleboro, VT, United States

Makaya McCraven Sunday 2/18/24 at 4 pm Drummer Makaya McCraven “has quietly become one of the best arguments for jazz’s vitality”  (New York Times).  His most recent album, In These Times, has been singled out as one of the best jazz albums by the New York Times, Pitchfork, Stereogum, NPR and others. Born in Paris […]

$25 – $60

REVERIE ROAD w/AOIFE SCOTT

UVM Recital Hall 392 South Prospect Street, Burlington

The great Irish-American fiddler and dancer Winifred Horan and accordionist John Williams, both founding members of Solas, have come together with fiddler Katie Grennan (Gaelic Storm) and (here’s the twist that makes this ensemble really unique and special) jazz and raga pianist Utsav Lal to form this dreamy project: Reverie Road. This is, indeed, Celtic […]

$6.50 – $39.50

Adela Dalto at Jazz at the Lantern

Brass Lantern Inn 717 Maple Street, Stowe, VT, United States

An Intimate Night of Jazz in the Heart of Stowe The Brass Lantern Inn and Firefly Productions bring you ‘Jazz at the Lantern’ a genuine, small jazz club style experience, once a month, in Stowe, Vermont. Join us in March 2024 for Adela Dalto. Reserve a table, order charcuterie or bruschetta and a bottle of […]

$35 – $45

Mike Stern Quintet at VJC

Vermont Jazz Center 72 Cotton Mill Hill #222, Brattleboro, VT, United States

In-person & live stream Six-time Grammy nominee Mike Stern will perform with Leni Stern (both on guitar), Bob Franceschini (saxophone), Noam Tanzer (bass) and Juan Chiavassa (drums) at the Vermont Jazz Center. Using the vocabulary of jazz, rock, fusion, funk, New Orleans and African music, Stern’s masterful & grooving command on the guitar conveys a […]

$25 – $60

Sing and Swing: A Jazz at Lincoln Center Production featuring Bria Skonberg and Benny Benack III

Fuller Hall 1000 Main Street, St. Johnsbury

Catamount Arts and KCP Presents announce jazz prodigies Bria Skonberg and Benny Benack III, performing “Sing & Swing,” at St. Johnsbury Academy’s Fuller Hall, on March 26th, at 7pm. Part of the Jazz at Lincoln Center’s touring initiative, “Sing & Swing” will present unforgettable selections from the Great American Songbook, showcasing prodigious trumpet talent and […]

Free

Spring Jazz Lab with Bruce Sklar

Camp Meade 961 Route 2, Middlesex

Become a hip cat - learn to speak the language of jazz! In this after school music program, students will work with renowned jazz pianist, composer, and educator Bruce Sklar to learn the musical skills and vocabulary needed to improvise on their instrument while exploring their own creative voices as artists. Open to middle school […]

$185