Arts & Crafts Festival – August 13th

Fletcher Farm School for the Arts & Crafts is celebrating our 75th Anniversary. Enjoy a fun day full of arts, crafts, music, food and children’s games on our spacious fields. You will find a large variety of artisans selling beautiful paintings, photography, jewelry, ceramics, baskets, wood carvings, decorative items, handmade soaps, fudge, maple products, and much more. We will present several beautiful raffle items to support our Young Artist Scholarship program. The Tyson Ladies Aide will be hosting their annual Summer Chicken Barbeque with their fabulous basket raffle at this festival. Come enjoy all the great food, music, and artisan offerings. The festival will run from 10am to 4pm, rain or shine. Well-behaved dogs are welcome.

5th Annual Benson’s Chevy Cruise-in – August 19

Join us for the 5th Annual Benson’s Chevy Cruise-In in Downtown Ludlow Village in Vermont on Friday Aug 19th from 5-8 pm (Rain Date – August 26). Showcase your classic car or truck! Refreshments will also be available. Refreshments will also be available. Each vehicle owner will also get a Cruise-In T-shirt. Each vehicle entered into the Cruise-In will also get a ticket to the 2022 Best of Vermont Summer Festival. This event is hosted and sponsored by Benson’s Chevrolet. Please register your car here: Car Registration Form – Okemo Valley (yourplaceinvermont.com)

Sunflower Sunday at Billings Farm – August 21st

Sunday, August 21
9:00-9:45am
Doors open at 8:45am

Billings Farm & Museum would like to invite the community to enjoy a quiet, mindful morning experience as the Sunflower House reaches full bloom.

Sunflower Sunday begins with breathing exercises to ground and center guests, followed by light stretching, and yoga-inspired movement.  A mindful stroll among the blooms and a seated meditation will culminate this reflective moment.

Complimentary herbal tea will be served after the class.

This event is free to all. Admission closes at 9:10. Please register online in advance to reserve your space.

Sunflower Sunday – Billings Farm

Best of VT Summer Festival August 20-21

The Okemo Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce is excited to host the second annual Best of Vermont Summer Festival scheduled for Saturday, August 20 and Sunday, August 21 in Ludlow, Vermont. The event will take place at Okemo Field on Route 103. This festival is a great opportunity for everyone including locals, new residents, second homeowners, and visitors! Some of the program highlights this year include hot air balloons, home design tent (new this year!), live music, agricultural demos (sheep, alpacas, donkeys, etc.), craft beverage producers (beer, wine, distilleries, etc.), artisan products, specialty foods, fine art, barn dance, classic car show, antique tractors, etc. Join us for a Cruise-In the evening before the festival on Friday August 19th at Benson’s Chevrolet in Ludlow from 5-7 pm. This year gate proceeds from the festival will support the creative economy sector in Okemo Valley.

Shrek the Musical June 22-July 10

SHREK THE MUSICAL
Music by Jeanine Tesori
Book & Lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire
June 22 – July 10
Weston Theater Company
Walker Farm & On Tour Across Southern & Central Vermont
703 Main Street, Weston, VT 05161
Box Office: 802-824-5288
Visit: westontheater.org

Follow Shrek, that lovable, stinky ogre on his quest to save quirky, captivating Princess Fiona. There is something for everyone in this bighearted and fun-packed fairy tale.