Current Activities near Woodstock, VT Vermont

October 2009- Leaf Peeper Ideas!

To find out the progress of the Fall Foliage Color follow this link provided by the Vermont Tourism Dept.
Driving to Leave No Trace Cabin – try to maximize your views by taking this route or take the drive after you’ve settled in at the cabin. This link is provided by
Don’t for get to check out some of the earlier posts on this blog like:
Farmer’s Markets
Fall Activities

Golfing &Canoe/Kayak rentals

Cultural Activities in the Area

Lunchtime Spots

Every Sat. through Oct. 17 – Woodstock walking tour of the village. 1:30 at the Information Booth on the Green

Every Wed. – 7:30pm – Classic Movies on the Library Lawn – Norman Williams Library, Woodstock, VT. On the East Lawn Courtyard – Bring a blanket or lawn chair, picnic, insect repellent and warm clothing. If it rains, movie will be shown indoors.

 May 3- Oct. 25 – Quechee Antique Flea Market at Quechee Gorge Village

May 29- Oct. 26 – Woman’s Work:The Artistry of the Women Of the Cornish Colony, Cornish Colony Museum , Windsor, VT (in the 1920’s Firehouse on Main St.)

Oct. 18-Nov. 26 – Windsor, VT – Art Show at Cider Hill Gardens and Gallery 674-6825

Oct. 3-4 – Billings Farm, Woodstock, VT – Pumpkin & Apple Celebration (apple tasting, cider pressing, pumpkin bowling, apples-on-a-string, making pumpkin ice cream, cooking apple butter and wagon rides. Pumpkin Sale too. 

Oct. 3-4 – Quechee Gorge Village Fall Foliage Crafts Fair

Oct. 3-4 – Tunbridge, VT Vermont Sheep & Wool Festival

Oct. 3 – Woodstock, VT – 20th Annual Chili Cook-off on the Green(12-3pm)

Oct. 3 – Woodstock, VT – First Sat. – Stores open late till 8pm – entertainment, refreshments, demos and specials

Oct. 4 (7:30pm)-Woodstock, VT – Vermont Symphony Orchestra – Woodstock Town Hall

Oct. 7 (7:30pm) -Woodstock, VT – “Raisin in the Sun” at Woodstock Town Hall

Oct. 9 – Windsor, VT – The 10th annual Moondance Festival (5-8pm) in downtown Windsor. Live Music, puppeteers, theater, food and the fire-throwing group Pyroteknika. Rain or Moonshine 674-2929. Vermont Chamber of Commerce has named the Moondance among the top ten Fall Events.

Oct.9(9am-8pm)& Oct.10(9am-2pm) – Brownsville, VT – Rummage Sale at town hall

Oct. 10(7-11am) & Oct. 11(8-11am) – South Woodstock,VT – Pancake Breakfast at the South Woodstock Fire Station on Rt. 106 

Oct. 10-11(12-5pm) – Windsor, VT – Octoberfest at the Harpoon Brewery on Rt. 5 between Hartland and Windsor

Oct. 10 (10-4pm),Oct. 11(10-4pm)& Oct. 12(10-2pm) – Brownsville/Ascutney Resort– Fall Art Show and Sale & lunch – Cunningham bldg. at the Ascutney Resort in Brownsville

Oct. 10-11 – Billings Farm Museum, Woodstock, VT – Harvest weekend w/ husking bee and barn dance

Oct. 10-11 – Woodstock, VT – 37th Annual Apple & Crafts Fair – Over 100 juried crafters, artists, and specialty food producers

Oct. 10-12 – Quechee Village Gorge – Vermont Antique Festival

Oct. 10 – Hartland,VT – Roast Beef Supper (5-7pm) Hartland Congregational(Brick) Church

Oct. 11 (4-6pm) – Brownsville Church, VT – Roast Beef Supper – all you can eat

Oct. 17 – Brownsville, VT – West Windsor Historical Society fundraiser dinner with chicken and biscuits and pie at the Grange Hall downtown Brownsville.

Oct. 17 (7:30pm) – Woodstock – Sam Bush – New Grass Revival at Woodstock Town Hall

Oct. 17-18 – Billings Farm Museum – Autumn Wagon Ride Weekend – 30 min. narrated horse drawn wagon ride

 Oct. 17-18 & Oct. 24-25 – East Thetford, VT – Cedar Circle Farm on Pavillion Rd. off Rt. 5 – Free horse drawn rides to & from pumpkin patch. Farmstand also open. 802 785-4737

Oct. 24 – Woodstock, VT – 90th Glad Rags Sale – Masonic Hall in Woodstock

Oct. 24 & 31 -Hartland,VT – Roast Beef Supper (5-7pm) Hartland Congregational(Brick) Church

Oct. 31 – White River Junction, VT – Take the Fright River Flyer, children’s Halloween Train Ride, reduced ticket prices,  steam driven engine. Wear costumes. For info – 1-800-707-3530