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.

Breakfalls with Vermont Stage

Main Street Landing Black Box Theater 60 Lake Street, Burlington, VT, United States

Romance blooms, ideologies clash, and community forms at a karate dojo in Burlington, Vermont as five strangers grapple with how to stay safe in an unsafe world. This is a world premiere production by a Vermont playwright. Breakfalls runs from March 20-April 7 at Main Street Landing in Burlington. Performances are Wednesday through Saturday at […]

$24 – $64

Vermont Repertory Theatre Presents: Shakespeare’s The Tempest

Main Street Landing Black Box Theater 60 Lake Street, Burlington, VT, United States

Vermont Repertory Theatre’s streamlined production of Shakespeare’s The Tempest thunders onstage at Main Street Landing. What would you do if you had all the power you could ever want? Vermont Repertory Theatre’s take on the classic finale of Shakespeare’s career poses the question to all of us. This fantasy adventure takes audiences across an enchanted […]

$20 – $30

Sugar on Tap – A Burlesque Variety Show

Main Street Landing Black Box Theater 60 Lake Street, Burlington, VT, United States

Green Mountain Cabaret, Vermont's own Neo-Burlesque troupe and production company, wants to melt with you this February. Don't be cold-hearted and let sensational local burlesque, drag, and pole performers ignite your artistic passions with "Sass, Class, and Ass-tronomical Local Talent!". Join us at Main Street Landing for a night of grade A entertainment that promises […]

$20 – $25

Open Floor Community Mixer – INSTINCT Dance Festival

Main Street Landing Black Box Theater 60 Lake Street, Burlington, VT, United States

On Friday January 12th, come share or witness excerpts of performance art by members of the INSTINCT Festival community! We know the talent in our community far expands those who are offering workshops/trainings/performances throughout the scheduled week. Open Floor takes the format of an Open Mic night, allowing any artist participating in the festival up […]

$20

“Ghost” Performance – INSTINCT Dance Festival

Main Street Landing Black Box Theater 60 Lake Street, Burlington, VT, United States

“I think it’s always been easier for you when I am far away,” he said, just before I never saw him again. “No,” I replied, “It’s always been easier for you.” When he visits me in my dreams I am only ever just speaking about him. He is never actually there. “He haunts you.” Yes. […]

$20

“Precarity” Performance – INSTINCT Dance Festival

Main Street Landing Black Box Theater 60 Lake Street, Burlington, VT, United States

As you traverse the Fool's Edge, where does the fear and thrill live in the body? Enter the liminality of the edge, where nothing is certain, and anything is possible. Text, movement, and textile will weave through the dancers and audience in an immersive and collaborative unfurling. Choreography and Performance by Nicole Dagesse, Jessie Owens, […]

$20

“Subject to Change” Performance – INSTINCT Dance Festival

Main Street Landing Black Box Theater 60 Lake Street, Burlington, VT, United States

Subject To Change is a work that explores the feelings of precipice and instability within our climate crisis. Part performance, part meditation, the project will integrate an intergenerational gathering of performers to question the implications of oscillating at a time of urgency and collective projections of futurity. By Julian Barnett with Hanna Satterlee (dancer), Jocelyn […]

$20

“Rewilding the Body” Performance – INSTINCT Dance Festival

Main Street Landing Black Box Theater 60 Lake Street, Burlington, VT, United States

Rewilding The Body begins, of course, with wildness — the idea of it, the space it occupies in the human mind. People travel to wild places seeking to “reconnect with nature”, to be faced with landscapes so “other”, so magnificent and unknown, as to be shocked into feeling alive. But humans, like any animal, are […]

$20

INSTINCT Experimental Dance Festival 2024

Main Street Landing Black Box Theater 60 Lake Street, Burlington, VT, United States

ANIMAL Dance Company is pleased to invite you to the INSTINCT Experimental Dance Festival this January 8th-12th, 2024 in Burlington, Vermont at the Main Street Landing Black Box Theater. Experimental dance celebrates the weird, the wild, with an ever-changing definition of style and form. Experimental dance creates space for all types of expression, ranging from […]

$300

Sugar on Tap – A Burlesque Show

Main Street Landing Black Box Theater 60 Lake Street, Burlington, VT, United States

Get ready to be dazzled by the Green Mountain Cabaret as they heat up December! These bold performers of burlesque artistry have been shaking things up since 2012, celebrating body […]

$20 – $25

Tender Hearts

Main Street Landing Black Box Theater 60 Lake Street, Burlington, VT, United States

ANIMAL Dance presents: "Tender Hearts," an evening length dance performance that weaves together personal and mythical story. Directed by Hanna Satterlee and performed by Jessie Owens, Mireya Guerra, Nicole Dagesse and Marisa Hall. A tour of the human emotional experience through an abstract movement journey. June 2, 8pm June 3, 8pm June 4, 2pm The […]

$15 – $30