Current Activities near Woodstock, VT Vermont

August 2010 Activities

Farmer’s Markets:
Every Wed (Woodstock, VT Green) 3-6pm;
Cobb Hill Market – Go to Hartland 4 Corners and take the road directly across from Hartland-Brownsville Rd. – second entrance on left -Wed. & Fri. 4-6pm

 Every Friday (Hartland, VT Library) 4-6pm; With Music: July 2 – Betsy Stewart; July 9 -Ricker Winsor/Keith Friedman; July 16 – Second Wind; July 23 – Cindy Geilich; July 30 – Carlos Ocasio; Aug.6 – Hawk Mtn.

Every Sat. (Woodstock Mt. Tom) 9:30-12:30;

Every Sun. (Windsor, VT at Park – take a right at stoplight in center of town) 1-4pm


Wagon Rides at Billings Farm & Museum  – Every Wed. 11-2pm

Ice Cream (making and sampling) – Every Sunday – Billings Farm Museum, Woodstock

Film night at the Hartland Library every Fri. night at 7pm

Brown Bag Concerts – Woodstock, VT – Every Thursday On the Green at noon – Free

 Specific Events:


July 31-Aug. 1 – Woodstock, VT Billings Farm Museum – Quilt Exhibition Opening Weekend – juried exhibition – on display until Sept. 26

July 31-Aug. 1 – Woodstock, VT Union Arena – Green Mountain Antiques Show

Aug. 1 – Billings Farm/Woodstock, Ice Cream Sundays

Aug. 1 – Pomfret, VT – Pony and Ox Pull, 10 am, Suicide Six Parking Lot, Farmer’s Market, flea market and crafts 

Aug. 1 – Norwich, VT – Norwich Farmer’s Market Craft Fair – 10-3pm

Aug. 1 – Cornish, NH – Concert by the New England Piano Quintet
Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Concert by the New England Piano Quintet. Performance of quintets Amy Beach and Arthur Whiting

Aug. 1 – Woodstock, VT – Julia MacLaine, Cello, and llya Kazantsev, piano – 2pm, Unitarian Universalist Church

Aug. 2 – South Woodstock, VT – Courses and Horses, Green Mountain Horse Assoc. Equestrian jumping competition and food/wine/beer tasting from local producers/restaurants,

BROWN BAG CONCERTS – FREE on the Woodstock Green – every Thurs. at noon 

     Aug. 5 – “Panhandlers”

     Aug. 12 – “Chad Hollister”

     Aug. 19 – “Gerry Grimo & East Bay Jazz Ensemble”

Aug. 4 – Billings Farm/Woodstock – Wagon Ride Wednesdays, 11-2pm

Aug. 7 – Plymouth, VT – Calvin Coolidge State Historic Park – Plymouth Old Home Days – wagon rides, chicken barbecue, sheep shearing, old time fiddling, traditional Vermont craft demos and children’s activities. 10-4pm

Aug. 7 – South Woodstock – Newmont Military Band, Green Mountain Perkins Acadey, Rt. 106

Aug. 8 – Concert by Andrew and Jennings
Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Concert by Andrew and Gail Jennings. Violin and Piano.

Aug. 8 – Woodstock, VT Billings Farm Museum – Antique Tractor Day – parade at 1pm and Ice Cream Sunday

Aug. 13-15 – Woodstock, VT – Annual Side Walk Sale Days

Aug. 14 – Woodstock, VT – 10-8pm Taste of Woodstock, food, demos, British Cars, sidewalk sale, music, street dance

A Community Festival of food, drink, live music, street performers, dancing, demonstrations, and shopping in downtown Woodstock ,Vermont . The center of Woodstock will be closed to traffic and there will be over 40 participants providing a full day that includes: local specialty food , wine & beer tasting, music, entertainment and arts and crafts. There is something for everyone:  A super Sidewalk Sale throughout town, the British Car Show on the Green.  Sample and purchase cheese from local cheese makers under the cheese tent. Children will enjoy the Kids Activity Tent with fun and games going on throughout the day. To End the Festival , we will have local flame spinners on stage.

Aug. 15 – Cornish, NH – Concert by The Fischer Duo
Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Concert by The Fischer Duo. Cello and Piano


Aug. 21 – Woodstock, VT – Pierce Arrow Car Show on the Green – 10-2pm

Aug. 21 – South Pomfret, VT – Natalie MacMaster and Great Big Sea, 6pm, Summer at Six Concert Series, Suicide Six Ski Area

Aug. 22 = Woodstock, VT – Central Vermont Chamber Music Festival, 4pm, Unitarian Universalist Church

Aug. 29 – Woodstock, VT – Mozart Festival, 4pm, Our Lady of the Snows Catholic Church