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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Event Series Tick, Tick… Boom!

Tick, Tick… Boom!

Hepburn Zoo 121 Hepburn Road, Middlebury, VT, United States

An autobiographical musical based on the life of composer Jonathan Larson, Tick, Tick… Boom tells the story of an artist’s fight to enter the theater industry as he feels his time is running out. Explore the profound musings and iconic music of Larson’s first show. Senior work in vocal health/performance by Rohini Prabhakar ‘23. Independent […]

$5

James and the Giant Peach Jr. The Musical

Essex High School 2 Educational Drive, Essex Junction, VT, United States

This live, student-directed musical follows James Henry Trotter, an orphan boy, who is sent to live with his two tyrannical and scheming aunts. He, through the discovery of a spell book, inadvertently grows a giant peach from the peach tree and brings a spider, centipede, grasshopper, and ladybug to human size. Together they escape his […]

$5

Event Series THE ADDAMS FAMILY: THE MUSICAL

THE ADDAMS FAMILY: THE MUSICAL

Barre Opera House 6 N Main St #4, Barre

THE SHOW WILL GO ON! The Addams Family: the Musical moves to the Barre Opera House due to flooding of LNT’s home- Montpelier City Hall. America's darkest family comes to life in this original kooky musical about love, family, and growing up. This goth-feast embraces and celebrates the weirdness in all of us! Directed by […]

$10 – $35

Broadway In Vermont

Moose Meadow Lodge 607 Crossett Hill, Waterbury, VT, United States

Now in its third year, “Broadway In Vermont” (Registered Tradename) returns with some of Broadway's leading stars heading back up to the Green Mountains for a special outdoor concert event. Vermonter Merritt David Janes who is currently performing in the Original Broadway cast of “Back To The Future” will bring his friends on Monday, August […]

$26.50 – $40

Shakespeare Alive! A Bard-Based Variety Show

Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation 3780 VT-100A, Plymouth, United States

The 2023 annual “Shakespeare Alive! A Bard-Based Variety Show” returns for an all-new FREE performance It’s a delightful mélange of Bard-based entertainment for all ages! The Stand Up Shakespeare troupe of professional actors and singers from New York City will share its talent, passion and creativity to amuse and amaze with the best of Shakespeare’s […]

Free

Mt Abe Fall Musical, “Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella”

Mount Abraham Union High School 220 Airport Drive, Bristol

Over one hundred Mt Abraham 7-12th grade performers will dance, sing, and shine their way through this contemporary take on the magical classic tale on November 16, 17, 18 at 7:00 pm and November 18 at 2:00pm. Tickets: $15 Adult/$12 Seniors and Children under 12 Purchase online at https://www.showtix4u.com/event-details/76494 NOTE: All shows are in-person. (This […]

$12 – $15
Event Series Little Shop of Horrors

Little Shop of Horrors

Essex High School 2 Educational Drive, Essex Junction, VT, United States

Presented by EHS Theater in the Essex High School Auditorium SHOWTIMES: November 16, 17, 18 at 7:30 pm November 19, 2 pm Matinee *ASL provided at the Saturday, November 17, 7:30 pm performance.* *This production contains explicit language, violent content, and drug use. Discretion is advised with younger viewers.* LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Book and […]

$5 – $10

Broadway Direct #18 at the Vergennes Opera House

Vergennes Opera House 120 Main St, Vergennes, VT, United States

Broadway Direct founder Bill Carmichael has once again pulled together an exceptional group of talent from the Big Apple to help stage the 18th annual production of this little city favorite. Performers include Bill Carmichael, Mark Aldrich, Jennifer Evans and Kathryn Markey. They will be accompanied by Scott Nicholas on piano. This is an annual […]

$10 – $20

Middlebury on Broadway!

Mahaney Arts Center, Olin C. Robison Concert Hall 72 Porter Field Road, Middlebury, VT, United States

Music Department voice students present a lively evening of Broadway solos, duets, and ensembles.

Free

Opera Action Figures Premiere Screening & Artist Reception

JAM - Junction Arts Media 5 S Main St, White River Junction, VT, United States

Thetford-based twin sisters, Amy and Terry Lawrence create stop motion animations that bring well known operas, musicals, and songs to life with humor and thrift. On the Ides of March, this animation duo will premiere their new short film, "Gershwin Preludes: A Thinking Man's Guide to Paris " at 6:00PM and screen an old favorite, […]

Free
Event Series Junie B. Jones: The Musical

Junie B. Jones: The Musical

Weston Theater & On Tour Through Southern VT Various, Various

Celebrate the timeless spirit of childhood and the enduring power of friendship with JUNIE B. JONES. Laughter guaranteed. See the world through the eyes of the spirited and spunky Junie B. Jones. Based on the beloved children’s book series, this vibrant and hilarious musical adventure follows the unforgettable antics of that irrepressible first-grader, Junie B., […]