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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.

Event Series 7th Solo Jazz Piano Festival

7th Solo Jazz Piano Festival

Vermont Jazz Center 72 Cotton Mill Hill #222, Brattleboro, VT, United States

7th Solo Jazz Piano Festival Friday April 21- Saturday April 22, 2023 Vermont Jazz Center For all music lovers, not just pianists, interested in both the practical & spiritual aspects of jazz & improvised music. We will hear six brilliant pianists perform & discuss their relationship to music, jazz lineage, structure, & freedom. The VJC […]

VJC Big Band Scholarship Gala featuring Alexia Cole

Vermont Jazz Center 72 Cotton Mill Hill #222, Brattleboro, VT, United States

The VJC Big Band performs danceable tunes with New York-based vocalist Alexis Cole, who, according to Jazz Times magazine, conveys “an easy sense of swing, strongly reminiscent of Sarah Vaughan.” Cole has performed at celebrated venues including The Carlyle, Carnegie Hall, Birdland, Jazz at Lincoln Center, and the Blue Note. She has also sung as […]

$30

VJC Big Band Scholarship Gala featuring Alexis Cole

Vermont Jazz Center 72 Cotton Mill Hill #222, Brattleboro, VT, United States

VJC Big Band Scholarship Gala featuring Alexia Cole Friday December 1, 2023 7:30- 10 pm The VJC Big Band performs danceable tunes with New York-based vocalist Alexis Cole, who, according to Jazz Times magazine, conveys “an easy sense of swing, strongly reminiscent of Sarah Vaughan.” Cole has performed at celebrated venues including The Carlyle, Carnegie […]

$30

Camille Thurman with the Darrell Green Quartet

Vermont Jazz Center 72 Cotton Mill Hill #222, Brattleboro, VT, United States

Saturday, January 20, 2024 7:30 PM Vermont Jazz Center Camille Thurman, saxophonist & vocalist, called a “rising star” by Downbeat Magazine & a “first class saxophonist that blows the proverbial roof off the place” by All About Jazz, in concert with her touring ensemble, the Darrell Green Quartet. Thurman honors the past & looks towards the […]

$25 – $60

Makaya McCraven

Vermont Jazz Center 72 Cotton Mill Hill #222, Brattleboro, VT, United States

Makaya McCraven Sunday 2/18/24 at 4 pm Drummer Makaya McCraven “has quietly become one of the best arguments for jazz’s vitality”  (New York Times).  His most recent album, In These Times, has been singled out as one of the best jazz albums by the New York Times, Pitchfork, Stereogum, NPR and others. Born in Paris […]

$25 – $60

Mike Stern Quintet at VJC

Vermont Jazz Center 72 Cotton Mill Hill #222, Brattleboro, VT, United States

In-person & live stream Six-time Grammy nominee Mike Stern will perform with Leni Stern (both on guitar), Bob Franceschini (saxophone), Noam Tanzer (bass) and Juan Chiavassa (drums) at the Vermont Jazz Center. Using the vocabulary of jazz, rock, fusion, funk, New Orleans and African music, Stern’s masterful & grooving command on the guitar conveys a […]

$25 – $60

Artemis at the Vermont Jazz Center

Vermont Jazz Center 72 Cotton Mill Hill #222, Brattleboro, VT, United States

Artemis at the Vermont Jazz Center Saturday, May 18,2024 7:30 PM "Collectively, the sheer force of the group's ability is staggering!" —DownBeat Hold onto your hats – the music of Blue Note recording artists Artemis can only be performed by the very best musicians who have come together in a perfect storm. Each member of […]

$25 – $60

Eugene Uman’s Convergence Project at the VJC

Vermont Jazz Center 72 Cotton Mill Hill #222, Brattleboro, VT, United States

Saturday, June 15, 2024 7:30 PM Eugene Uman, director of the Vermont Jazz Center, performs as pianist in numerous projects. His annual concert represents a year’s worth of composing & collaborating with various musicians. Uman’s energetic playing & writing style is flavored with the Latin rhythms that he has absorbed during his tenure living in […]

$25 – $60