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.

Session Americana with Eleanor Buckland, plus Sam Robbins

Next Stage Arts 15 Kimball Hill Road, Putney, VT, United States

Next Stage Arts and Twilight Music present roots and folk/rock quintet Session Americana with Eleanor Buckland, plus singer/songwriter Sam Robbins. Session Americana is a rock band in a tea cup, or possibly a folk band in a whiskey bottle. The Boston-based band/collective of musician's musicians craft a musical experience unlike any other. On stage is […]

$10 – $25

NXT Curator Series: We Tried to Warn You! Environmental Crisis Posters, 1970–2020

Next Stage Arts 15 Kimball Hill Road, Putney, VT, United States

Join curator Tim Medland for a vibrant discussion of his latest exhibition We Tried to Warn You! Environmental Crisis Posters, 1970–2020. Recently receiving a full-page, incredible review in the New York Times, this show chronicles how graphic designers from around the world have attempted to tackle issues of environmental activism—and how they've both succeeded and […]

Free to attend; donations appreciated

Sara Juli’s “Naughty Bits”

Next Stage Arts 15 Kimball Hill Road, Putney, VT, United States

"Naughty Bits" is a dance-play set inside Juli’s memories that examines trauma while finding levity within the tragic. Through movement, text, song, projections and humor, Naughty Bits finds the forgotten bits, funny bits (and wobbly bits) of putting one's mind and body back together. Her mission is to explore her own personal struggles through the […]

$20 – $25

Duo Andalus featuring LALA Tamar

Next Stage Arts 15 Kimball Hill Road, Putney, VT, United States

The young diva of Moroccan Judeo-Arabic music LALA Tamar breathes vibrant new life into Sephardic, Flamenco and Middle Eastern musics. She is a collector of lost stories and women’s song in Haquetia, Moroccan Ladino. Accompanied by the virtuoso guitar of Ofer Ronen, the duo masterfully weaves an evening of tenderness and depth, enchanting listeners into […]

$10 – $25

Polky

Next Stage Arts 15 Kimball Hill Road, Putney, VT, United States

Toronto's Polky, led by multi-talented immigrant female musicians, delights audiences with traditional vocals, unusual instruments, and energizing performances. Drawing deep inspiration from Poland's rich cultural tapestry, they push musical boundaries by fearlessly blending Polish traditional music with sounds and rhythms from across the globe. Polky stands out for its distinctive elements, including the mesmerizing Eastern […]

$10 – $25

NXT Rockumentary Film Series: Cover Your Ears (2023)

Next Stage Arts 15 Kimball Hill Road, Putney, VT, United States

From poignant protest songs to fluffy Top 40 hits, music has always defined our culture. With such a powerful influence on all aspects of society, the messages and themes portrayed by musicians have long been considered dangerous to some. This documentary looks at how the censorship of music has shaped not only how we view […]

$10

Carsie Blanton

Next Stage Arts 15 Kimball Hill Road, Putney, VT, United States

Carsie Blanton is a songwriter with hooks, chutzpah, and revolutionary optimism. Inspired by artist-activists including Nina Simone and Woody Guthrie, her catalog careens through American popular song from folk and swing to pop-punk protest anthems. With her unique mix of humor, soul, and political wit, and fifteen-plus years on the road, Blanton has amassed a […]

$10 – $30

Big House, Little House, Back House, Barn: The Connected Farm Buildings of New England, with author Thomas C. Hubka

Next Stage Arts 15 Kimball Hill Road, Putney, VT, United States

In celebration of Preservation Month, The Landmark Trust USA is excited to bring noted scholar and vernacular architecture historian Thomas C. Hubka to Southern Vermont to speak on his seminal book on one of Northern New England’s most unique and distinct forms of architecture. The book, which received the Abbot Lowell Cummings Award from the […]

Free

Hanneke Cassel Band featuring Keith Murphy and Jenna Moynihan, plus Yann Falquet

Next Stage Arts 15 Kimball Hill Road, Putney, VT, United States

Effervescent and engaging, Boston-based fiddler Hanneke Cassel’s fiddle music fuses influences from the Isle of Skye and Cape Breton with Americana grooves and musical innovations. She has performed and traveled across North America, Europe, Australia and Asia. Hanneke’s music is a blend of the contemporary and traditional, described by the Boston Globe as “exuberant and […]

$10 – $25

Bandwagon Summer Series: Mehrnam Rastegari and Habbina Habbina

The Putney Inn 57 Putney Landing Rd., Putney, VT, United States

Mehrnam Rastegari is a prominent Persian musician, film score composer, singer, violinist, and master Kamancheh player. She has been featured in some of the most prestigious music festivals worldwide, including GlobalFest in NYC, USA, Secret Planet in NYC, USA, Fajr International Music Festival in Tehran, Iran, the WOMEX (World Music Expo) in Tampere, Finland, Ragas […]

$12 – $25

Bandwagon Summer Series: Yasser Tejeda

Cooper Field 41 Sand Hill Road, Putney, VT, United States

Yasser Tejeda is an award-winning Dominican composer, guitarist, vocalist, and producer. According to Billboard, Yasser is giving traditional folkloric music a new spin with jazz, rock, and Caribbean rhythms in "a frenzied celebration of ancestral union." At the same time, Juan Luis Guerra, the most influential Dominican artist in the world, praised his mission, calling […]

$20 – $25