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.

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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 Creative Bookmaking

Creative Bookmaking

new new art studio 4 Howard St, Burlington, VT, United States

Welcome to the exciting world of bookmaking! This class is ideal for the newbie and for those with some experience. Learn the process of paste paper, Gelli plate printing, and Japanese marbling; Suminagashi. These decorative papers will be incorporated into book structures such as single sheet, a single flag, and an accordion with a hardcover. […]

$325
Event Series Drop-in Korean Drumming

Drop-in Korean Drumming

The Bunker (FIC 121) 203 Freeman Way, Middlebury

Drop-in to learn to play the traditional Korean percussion genre samulnori. Samulnori blends traditional Korean rhythms into dynamic pieces using four Korean percussion instruments: janggu (hourglass drum), buk (barrel drum), jing (large gong), and ggwaenggwari (small gong). Participants will start by learning technique and basic rhythms and progress to more complex rhythms and sequences. No […]

Free

Spring Watercolor Fling

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

Join watercolorist Annelein Beukenkamp for a fun-filled, two-day watercolor workshop where we will immerse ourselves in the colorful world of petals and pigments. Florals are a tireless subject that can be captured on paper in numerous ways. The workshop will cover several watercolor applications, including negative painting, hard and soft edges, value, scraping, splattering, brush […]

$300.00

Wax Carving & Lost Wax Metal Casting Workshop

Marlboro Studio School Potash Hill - South Road, Marlboro

Join the Marlboro Studio School from May 5-11 for a fully immersive, uninterrupted learning experience in beautiful Marlboro, VT. Learn the ancient art of lost wax casting over the course of a multi-day artist-led workshop on the beautiful campus of the Marlboro Studio School in Marlboro, Vermont. Beginning with wax carving, wax sculpting, and cuttlefish […]

Greenwood Chairmaking — FOREST/BODY/CHAIR

Marlboro Studio School Potash Hill - South Road, Marlboro

Join the Marlboro Studio School from May 5-10 for a fully immersive, uninterrupted learning experience in beautiful Marlboro, VT. FOREST/BODY/CHAIR links the practice of greenwood chairmaking to forest ecology, climate change, human embodiment, and interspecies relationships. The workshop is centered on the process of constructing a simple greenwood chair, beginning with a log and working […]

Flowers, Light & Color in Painting

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

Michael Walek has been painting for years in acrylic, gouache, and watercolor. This workshop will reference the group of paintings that he is currently showing in the Small Members' Group Show. Bring the medium with which you are most comfortable using; acrylic, gouache, watercolor, oil, or even pastels. A couple orchids or flowering plants and […]

$300.00

GELLI PLATE AND COLLAGE BOOKMAKING

new new art studio 4 Howard St, Burlington, VT, United States

Create a unique artist's book while learning new bookmaking and printmaking techniques. This workshop will guide you through a three-part creative process to generate text and images using Gelli plate printmaking and collage. Your completed project will combine your edited and refined creations in a hardcover book (approximately 3.5 x 5”) with 8 spreads (30 […]

$220

Arts Access Summit 2024: Resiliency & Rest

Virtual VT, United States

Inclusive Arts Vermont’s Arts Access Summit is a day of learning and conversation on access in the arts featuring disabled artists and accessibility experts. Now in its 2nd year, the summit will explore how the magic of the arts enhances resiliency and the power of rest as resistance. We invite community members, organizations, artists, and […]

$50 – $100

Leather Sandal Making Workshop

Wilder Arts Studio 7 Main St, Montpelier

$298.00 For ages 16+ Learn to make your own pair of handmade leather sandals in this one-day workshop led by sandal-maker Stace Fulwiler Wood. No previous experience necessary. Leather sandals have been worn for centuries, and for good reason: they are durable, breathable, comfortable, repairable and grow more beautiful with wear and age. Sandal making […]

$298

Impressionist Portraits in Pastel or Oil led by Karen Meneghin

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

Each morning would begin with a 1-hour demo of Manet’s approach to portraiture: 1) GEORGE MOORE (pastel) and 2) BERTHE MORISOT (oil or pastel) followed by 2 hours of a pastel or oil block in “in the manner of Manet” per the demo. In the afternoons we would work from the same model “in the […]

$300.00

Photographing Spring At Merck Forest

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

INSTRUCTOR: THOM WILLIAMS SATURDAY, JUNE 1 RAIN DATE JUNE 8 10 A.M.–4 P.M. SVAC Member: $105; Non-member: $130 Ages 16+ Celebrate spring at Merck Forest & Farmland Center with photographer Thom Williams. Explore Merck’s barns, pastures, wetlands, woodlands and vistas during this one-day photography workshop. Participants will have special access to fields, barns and pastures, […]

$105 – $130

Cartooning Class with Robert Waldo Brunelle Jr.

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

In this class students will learn the basics of creating cartoons. Topics covered include: designing characters, caricaturing famous people, how to set up panels, writing speech balloons, inking and pencils, adding color, and creating cartoons using digital technologies. Students will also learn a bit about the history of the various genres of cartoons and comics. […]

$175.00