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Thursday, August 16, 2018
Aug
16
2018
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Aug
19
2018

Stowe Tango Music Festival

Stowe Tango Music Festival
Description:

A fun event for music, dance, and culture enthusiasts of all ages! The Stowe Tango Music Festival is the United States' premier tango music festival, noted both for its high level of musical training, and its unique series of public performances.

Now in it's 6th year, the Festival includes a full weekend of events for those who want to learn about Argentine culture, try Tango, or just watch and listen to amazing music. Many Festival events are family-friendly and free to the public.

Highlights include:
- Workshops, Milongas (dance parties), and the sell-out Festival Concert
- Festival Orchestra – a 25+ piece tango orchestra comprised of an extraordinary group of selected students from all over the globe, and world-class artists including guest tango legends from Argentina.
- Famous Tango Dance Performers and Teachers
- Guest Tango Music Legends from Argentina
- The Tango Trail: including events at Stowe businesses
- And, the Che Bandoneon International Competition

Location: several venues, Stowe
Friday, August 17, 2018
Aug
16
2018
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Aug
19
2018

Stowe Tango Music Festival

Stowe Tango Music Festival
Description:

A fun event for music, dance, and culture enthusiasts of all ages! The Stowe Tango Music Festival is the United States' premier tango music festival, noted both for its high level of musical training, and its unique series of public performances.

Now in it's 6th year, the Festival includes a full weekend of events for those who want to learn about Argentine culture, try Tango, or just watch and listen to amazing music. Many Festival events are family-friendly and free to the public.

Highlights include:
- Workshops, Milongas (dance parties), and the sell-out Festival Concert
- Festival Orchestra – a 25+ piece tango orchestra comprised of an extraordinary group of selected students from all over the globe, and world-class artists including guest tango legends from Argentina.
- Famous Tango Dance Performers and Teachers
- Guest Tango Music Legends from Argentina
- The Tango Trail: including events at Stowe businesses
- And, the Che Bandoneon International Competition

Location: several venues, Stowe
Saturday, August 18, 2018
Aug
18
2018

Central Vermont Chamber Music Festival: Mozart, Washut and Vaughan Williams

Central Vermont Chamber Music Festival: Mozart, Washut and Vaughan Williams Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

The Vaughan Williams Piano Quintet (with similar instrumentation to Schubert's "Trout" Quintet), will be the final work on our opening program. Also included will be the Mozart Piano Quartet in E-flat and a wonderful String Trio by Iowa composer, Robert Washut (b. 1951) - Soneando.
Adults $25 for one main concert or $45 for both; students free
For more information about the festival or to purchase tickets please visit www.cvcmf.org

Time: 8/18/18 7:30pm
Location: Chandler Center for the Arts, Randolph
Aug
16
2018
– THRU –
Aug
19
2018

Stowe Tango Music Festival

Stowe Tango Music Festival
Description:

A fun event for music, dance, and culture enthusiasts of all ages! The Stowe Tango Music Festival is the United States' premier tango music festival, noted both for its high level of musical training, and its unique series of public performances.

Now in it's 6th year, the Festival includes a full weekend of events for those who want to learn about Argentine culture, try Tango, or just watch and listen to amazing music. Many Festival events are family-friendly and free to the public.

Highlights include:
- Workshops, Milongas (dance parties), and the sell-out Festival Concert
- Festival Orchestra – a 25+ piece tango orchestra comprised of an extraordinary group of selected students from all over the globe, and world-class artists including guest tango legends from Argentina.
- Famous Tango Dance Performers and Teachers
- Guest Tango Music Legends from Argentina
- The Tango Trail: including events at Stowe businesses
- And, the Che Bandoneon International Competition

Location: several venues, Stowe
Sunday, August 19, 2018
Aug
16
2018
– THRU –
Aug
19
2018

Stowe Tango Music Festival

Stowe Tango Music Festival
Description:

A fun event for music, dance, and culture enthusiasts of all ages! The Stowe Tango Music Festival is the United States' premier tango music festival, noted both for its high level of musical training, and its unique series of public performances.

Now in it's 6th year, the Festival includes a full weekend of events for those who want to learn about Argentine culture, try Tango, or just watch and listen to amazing music. Many Festival events are family-friendly and free to the public.

Highlights include:
- Workshops, Milongas (dance parties), and the sell-out Festival Concert
- Festival Orchestra – a 25+ piece tango orchestra comprised of an extraordinary group of selected students from all over the globe, and world-class artists including guest tango legends from Argentina.
- Famous Tango Dance Performers and Teachers
- Guest Tango Music Legends from Argentina
- The Tango Trail: including events at Stowe businesses
- And, the Che Bandoneon International Competition

Location: several venues, Stowe
Thursday, August 23, 2018
Aug
23
2018
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Aug
26
2018

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival
Description:

The Fourth Annual Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival is coming again to Middlebury, Vermont this August 23-26! Dedicated solely to first and second-time filmmakers, MNFF has quickly become a premiere showcase for up-and-coming directors from around the globe. Join in the festivities this August and enjoy a diverse array of award - winning films, meet Special Guests who are pioneers and leaders in their fields, and enjoy a busy weekend of happy hours, panels, seminars and events!

Passes to MNFF are now on sale at middfilmfest.org; individual tickets will be sold at the festival at $12/e.

Film lineup will be released closer to the event. Join MNFF’s mailing list for the latest on the fest: http://middfilmfest.org/updates/

Time: 8/23/18 5:00pm - 8/26/18 9:00pm
Location: Town Hall Theater, Middlebury
Friday, August 24, 2018
Aug
23
2018
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Aug
26
2018

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival
Description:

The Fourth Annual Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival is coming again to Middlebury, Vermont this August 23-26! Dedicated solely to first and second-time filmmakers, MNFF has quickly become a premiere showcase for up-and-coming directors from around the globe. Join in the festivities this August and enjoy a diverse array of award - winning films, meet Special Guests who are pioneers and leaders in their fields, and enjoy a busy weekend of happy hours, panels, seminars and events!

Passes to MNFF are now on sale at middfilmfest.org; individual tickets will be sold at the festival at $12/e.

Film lineup will be released closer to the event. Join MNFF’s mailing list for the latest on the fest: http://middfilmfest.org/updates/

Time: 8/23/18 5:00pm - 8/26/18 9:00pm
Location: Town Hall Theater, Middlebury
Saturday, August 25, 2018
Aug
25
2018

Chelsea Arts on the Green Market and Festival

Chelsea Arts on the Green Market and Festival
Description:

The First Annual Chelsea Arts on the Green Market and Festival, sponsored the The Chelsea Arts Collective, will be a full day of celebrating the arts in Historic Chelsea, Vermont. The day begins with a silent auction to benefit the CAC at 9 am, featuring the works of Vermont artists Susan Walp, Nick DeFriez, Julia Pavone, and others.

There will be an eclectic mix of musicians as well as 35 fine artists and craftspeople from throughout New England displaying and selling their work.

A Family Tent is planned for all ages to make art.

Food vendors will offer local delicious fare.
This event is free and open to the public

Time: 8/25/18 9:00am - 5:00pm
Location: North Common, Chelsea
Aug
25
2018

Arts on the Green Market & Festival

Arts on the Green Market & Festival
Description:

Over 25 jury-selected artists and craftspeople will be selling their work throughout the day on Chelsea’s North Common. Stroll through our historic central Vermont village while listening to live music and enjoying a fun selection of food and treats. Search for one of a kind treasures, explore new crafts with your children in the Family Tent, and bid on some very special pieces from local and nationally known artists in our Silent Auction. Free and open to all. Rain or Shine. For more info, visit https://www.chelseavt-arts.com/about-the-festival.html.

Time: 8/25/18 10:00am - 5:00pm
Location: North Common, Chelsea
Aug
25
2018

Swanton Arts Spectacular

Swanton Arts Spectacular
Description:

Please join the Swanton Arts Council on August 25th for the 2nd Annual Swanton Arts Spectacular and Community Celebration in downtown Swanton Village on the Green. This year is shaping up to be a SPECTACULAR year! We have 50 booths of crafts, artists, and community exhibits along with multiple musicians and performers! You may even catch some artists in the act of creating something fabulous! We have multiple food vendors this year including the Traveling Canteen, BBQ Kings, Green Mountain Kettle Corn, the Swanton Fire Department Women’s Auxiliary Chili Cook-off, and the Boy Scouts Troop 823. Bring your appetite and bring a blanket, chair or use one of our picnic tables to enjoy outdoor dining! There will be family-friendly games and entertainment all day long. Come for a bit or stay all day! Everyone is welcome to this FREE FAMILY EVENT!!

Our schedule for the day:

10-6 - Artists and Crafters open for business

4 pm Announcements under the big tent
5 pm Free Community Dinner - Catered by Bove’s of Vermont -Provided by the Swanton Enhancement Project
6 pm to 9pm - Concert by Jimmy T
9pm - Fireworks over Marble Mill Park

Musician schedules will be announced soon on the Facebook page and event page!

Time: 8/25/18 10:00am - 9:00pm
Location: Swanton Village Green, Swanton
Aug
25
2018

Central Vermont Chamber Music Festival children's concert

Central Vermont Chamber Music Festival children's concert Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

This year the Central Vermont Chamber Music Festival is offering a wonderful opportunity for kids of all ages to Listen Up! Local author, Marjorie Ryerson and artist, Ed Koren will be on hand to help inspire kids to write and draw about musical selections performed specially for them at the Concert for Kids. Make sure you don’t miss out on this wonderful opportunity! Saturday, August 25th at 10:30 am.
Admission $6.
For more information about the festival or to purchase tickets please visit www.cvcmf.org

Time: 8/25/18 10:30am
Location: Chandler Center for the Arts, Randolph
Aug
25
2018

Central Vermont Chamber Music Festival: Beethoven, Klein and Dvorak

Central Vermont Chamber Music Festival: Beethoven, Klein and Dvorak Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

Beethoven’s Ten Variations on Müller’s song “Ich bin der Schnieder Kakadu”, Op.121A, Klein’s String Trio for Violin, Viola & Cello (1944), and Dvorak’s Piano Quartet No. 2 in E-flat, Op.87
Adults $25 for one main concert or $45 for both; students free
For more information about the festival or to purchase tickets please visit www.cvcmf.org

Time: 8/25/18 7:30pm
Location: Chandler Center for the Arts, Randolph
Aug
23
2018
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Aug
26
2018

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival
Description:

The Fourth Annual Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival is coming again to Middlebury, Vermont this August 23-26! Dedicated solely to first and second-time filmmakers, MNFF has quickly become a premiere showcase for up-and-coming directors from around the globe. Join in the festivities this August and enjoy a diverse array of award - winning films, meet Special Guests who are pioneers and leaders in their fields, and enjoy a busy weekend of happy hours, panels, seminars and events!

Passes to MNFF are now on sale at middfilmfest.org; individual tickets will be sold at the festival at $12/e.

Film lineup will be released closer to the event. Join MNFF’s mailing list for the latest on the fest: http://middfilmfest.org/updates/

Time: 8/23/18 5:00pm - 8/26/18 9:00pm
Location: Town Hall Theater, Middlebury
Sunday, August 26, 2018
Aug
23
2018
– THRU –
Aug
26
2018

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival
Description:

The Fourth Annual Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival is coming again to Middlebury, Vermont this August 23-26! Dedicated solely to first and second-time filmmakers, MNFF has quickly become a premiere showcase for up-and-coming directors from around the globe. Join in the festivities this August and enjoy a diverse array of award - winning films, meet Special Guests who are pioneers and leaders in their fields, and enjoy a busy weekend of happy hours, panels, seminars and events!

Passes to MNFF are now on sale at middfilmfest.org; individual tickets will be sold at the festival at $12/e.

Film lineup will be released closer to the event. Join MNFF’s mailing list for the latest on the fest: http://middfilmfest.org/updates/

Time: 8/23/18 5:00pm - 8/26/18 9:00pm
Location: Town Hall Theater, Middlebury
Friday, November 30, 2018
Nov
30
2018

Vermont International Festival

Vermont International Festival
Description:

The Vermont International Festival is an annual celebration of cultures from around the world, bringing their crafts, foods, music and dance to our doorstep. Friday is Children's Day, with 2,000 students attending from schools from around the state. Activities include arts and crafts booths; information booths featuring cultures from around the world; an international food court; and musical programming on two stages. This festival has consistently been chosen as one of the top 10 Winter Events in Vermont by the Vermont Chamber of Commerce. Tickets are $7 for adults; $5 for 6-12 years old and senior citizens; and $20 family (2 adults and their children); those under 6 are free. The Vermont International Festival celebrated their 25th anniversary in 2017.

Time: 11/30/18 10:00am - 6:00pm
Location: Champlain Valley Exposition, Essex Junction