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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Pamela Wilson’s POTENTIALITY

Minema Gallery 2 Lower Main St, Johnson, VT, United States

"Potentiality," solo show of paintings, ceramics, textiles, and ephemera by Vermont- based artist Pamela Wilson now on view through July 1st. Opening Reception and Artist Talk, Sunday, May 21st at 2pm.

Free

Visiting Artist – Stanley Squirewell

Vermont Studio Center 80 Pearl Street, Johnson, VT, United States

Visiting Artist, Stanley Squirewell will give an Artist Talk at Vermont Studio Center in Lowe Lecture Hall on Friday, June 2 at 7:30 pm ET, 2023. This event is free and open to the public. Stan Squirewell was born and raised in Washington, DC and currently lives and works in Louisville, KY. His artistic training […]

Free

Event Series TESTING MULTIPLE EVENTS / MAC

Glen Coburn Hutcheson at Towle Hill Studio

Towle Hill Studio 28 Center Road, Corinth, VT, United States

The drawings, paintings and sculptures here represent about ten years of studio practice in and around Montpelier, Vermont. I'm not sure what my goal is with art-making, but I think I'm trying to integrate myself with the world, and blend my thoughts with history. I like surprising myself; work that makes it out of the […]

Free
Event Series David Rohn: As I See It

David Rohn: As I See It

Mitchell-Giddings Fine Arts 181-183 Main Street, Brattleboro, VT, United States

Mitchell • Giddings Fine Arts presents David Rohn: As I See It, an exhibition of watercolors and oil paintings, opening with Artist Reception Saturday, May 27, 5 - 7 pm. The show continues through June 9, with an Artist Talk Saturday, June 17, 5pm. Rohn was the anchor and chairman of the Windham College art […]

Free

SolarFest

SolarFest Farm 144 Steinberg Road, Brandon, VT, United States

SolarFest’23 is a weekend of fun with live music in Brandon, VT, including workshops, local food, exhibits, and headline performances by Dar Williams and two-time Grammy nominee Etana & The Raw Soul Rebels on the main stage. Over 20 diverse performers will grace the solar-powered stages, with musical styles including Americana, Afro-Caribbean, folk, Celtic, Latin […]

$40

Introduction to Palette Knife Painting

Bryan Memorial Gallery 180 Main Street, Jeffersonville, VT, United States

Monday, July 24 - Tuesday, July 25 10:00am to 4:00pm each day Instructor: Melanie Levitt Join award winning palette knife painter, Melanie Levitt, as she invites you to her two-day workshop, “Introduction to Palette Knife Painting”! In this weekend workshop designed for self-expression. This class will take place both inside the studio and outside on […]

$290

Watercolor workshops: Painting Inspired by Nature by Abenaki artist and Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park artist-in-residence, Amy Hook-Therrien

Slate Valley Trails 131 Town Farm Rd, POULTNEY, VT, United States

Stone Valley Arts announces watercolor workshops Painting Inspired by Nature by Abenaki artist and Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park artist-in-residence, Amy Hook-Therrien on Saturday, July 29th. The activities are part of the Celebrating Abenaki Art, Heritage, and Culture project at SVA. The day will feature two workshops: 10am for grades 7 -12 for a forty-five-minute session […]

POP: a paint-a-thon fundraiser

Oakledge Park, Burlington 11 Flynn Ave, Burlington

This summer Inclusive Arts Vermont will host our 2nd annual paint-a-thon fundraiser, and you’re invited to be a part of the creative magic. Join us on Saturday, August 5 from 11am – 2pm at Oakledge Park for a joyous day to celebrate community and support accessibility for people with disabilities. POP is a paint-a-thon fundraiser […]

Free

Vermont Plein Air Festival: Barns & Bridges

Held throughout the Mad River Valley Bridge St, Waitsfield, VT, United States

A unique three-day painting event for artists and art aficionados alike. Whether you are a participating artist (Continental breakfast and map of painting sites available at check-in) or a casual observer, there is something for everyone. Artists gather to paint in the fresh air and meet new friends while visitors have the rare opportunity to […]

$25

Sip N Dip Painting Class

Chaffee Art Center 16 S Main Street, Rutland VT 05701, Rutland, VT, VT, United States

Sip N Dip Wednesday, August 16th, 6–8pm Instructor: Sally Hogan $35 per person includes all supplies; Min: 5 Are YOU ready for some fun! Perfect for a date night or just out with friends! Attendees follow along with an instructor and leave with a finished acrylic painting. BYO wine. Image: Summer fireflies MUST PRE-REGISTER Note: […]

$35

Totems, Walking Sticks, and Spirit Sticks – Works by Karmimadeebora McMillan

Studio Place Arts 201 N. MAIN STREET, Barre, VT, United States

Third Floor Gallery Totems, Walking Sticks, and Spirit Sticks - Works by Karmimadeebora McMillan Vibrant, patterned sculptural paintings expressing a historical context of spirituality, tradition, and folk lore. For info: On view July 5 – August 18, 2023.

Free

Pour Painting Class

Chaffee Art Center 16 S Main Street, Rutland VT 05701, Rutland, VT, VT, United States

Pour Painting Class Wednesday August 23rd (6–8pm) Instructor: Dale Bills $40 per person includes all supplies Learn the pour painting technique. Follow along with an instructor and leave with a finished painting. Min: 5, Max: 12 attendees Image: Tree Must Pre-register

$40