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Wintervale

Sun., Feb. 23, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
802-660-0440
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Families have a blast with outdoor recreation and winter fun. Free ski and snowshoe and fat bike rentals for the whole family, kids’ activities and games — plus a roaring bonfire — round out the fun. local food and hot drink available for purchase.
Intervale Center 282 Intervale Rd., Burlington Chittenden (map)
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Ice on Fire Winter Festival

Sun., Feb. 2, 2-5 p.m.
802-223-1242
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The community pays tribute to winter with a puppet processional parade, games, storytelling and performances. Bring a mug for free chili and hot cider; costumes, shakers, rattles, bells and drums encouraged.
North Branch Nature Center 713 Elm St., Montpelier Washington (map)
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January Weekends

Mondays, Saturdays, Sundays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Continues through Jan. 26
802-457-2355
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Farm-loving families meet the Jersey cows, pigs, hens and sheep — sheltered in the barn for the winter — and tour the restored and furnished 1890 farmhouse and educational exhibits. regular museum admission, $4-16; free for children under 3.
Billings Farm & Museum Rt 12 & Old River Rd, Woodstock Windsor (map)
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Middlebury Winterfest

Sun., Feb. 16, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
802-345-1366
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Families beat cabin fever blues with skating, horse and wagon rides, a snow sculpture contest, sledding, hot cocoa, music, games, kids' activities and much more.
College Park College and So. Main St., Middlebury Addison (map)
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Winter Renaissance Faire

Sat., Feb. 1, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sun., Feb. 2, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
802-778-9178
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In this two-day shindig, medieval and Viking demonstrations of life on the battlefields, singers, musicians, acrobats, dancers — and artisan and craft vendors, too — enchant visitors of all ages. $15; free for children under age 6 with purchase of adult ticket.
Champlain Valley Expo 105 Pearl St., Essex Junction Chittenden (map)
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Full Moon Family Snowshoe

Sat., Feb. 8, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
802-229-6206
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Hot chocolate fuels walkers for a sparkling stroll beneath lunar light. Snowshoes provided. $10; free for members; preregister.
North Branch Nature Center 713 Elm St., Montpelier Washington (map)
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Center Street Night Sledding

Tue., Feb. 18, 6-8 p.m.
802-774-1372
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Bundled-up families have a blast when Center Street is blocked off as a sledding hill. Wonderfeet Kids' Museum opens its doors with free admission and fun children's activities. Sledding tubes sponsored by Killington Resort.
Downtown Rutland Rutland, Rutland Rutland (map)
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Kids Carnival Chaos

Sat., Jan. 25, 1-3 p.m.
802-253-6138
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Families beat the winter blues with games with prizes, costumed characters, bounce houses, music and more. free admission; food and gaming fees.
Stowe Elementary School 254 Park Street, Stowe Lamoille (map)
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Snowmobile Festival

Sat., Feb. 15, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
802-345-9257
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New and old winter machines amaze a curious crowd. free admission.
Vermont State Fairgrounds 175 South Main Street, Rutland Rutland (map)
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Lake Elmore Polar Splash

Sat., Feb. 22, 11 a.m.
802-535-4737
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Community members "freeze for a reason" in this fundraiser for Jenna's House. free for spectators.
Elmore State Park 856 VT Route 12, Lake Elmore Lamoille (map)
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'Brrrlington' Winter Bash

Sat., Feb. 8, 12-3 p.m.
802-540-1058
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This winter shindig just for kids includes indoor and outdoor activities, including crafts, live animals, games with Big Blue Trunk, music and dancing.
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Snow Sculpture Contest

Sat., Feb. 22, 12 p.m.
802-775-5686
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Families watch teams compete in snow carving, with a pile of the white stuff for kid fun. Games, live music and chili cook-off keep folks toasty.
Main Street Park 5 So. Main St., Rutland Rutland (map)
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Colchester Winter Carnival

Fri., Jan. 31, 6 p.m., Sat., Feb. 1 and Sun., Feb. 2
802-264-5500
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A talent show kicks off three days of indoor and outdoor fun, sponsored by the Colchester Parks and Recreation Department. Other activities include performances, a chili cook-off, inflatables, arts and crafts and a free Sunday open skate at Leddy Park. See colchestervt.gov/663/Winter-Carnival for details. $7; free for children under 3; some additional fees.
Colchester High School 131 Laker Lane, Colchester Chittenden (map)
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Stowe Winter Carnival

Through Jan. 26
802-253-7321
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A Vermont ski town gets its party on with cold-weather fun for all ages, from snow-volleyball tournaments to ice-carving competitions to Kids Carnival Chaos. various prices; see stowewintercarnival.com for details and schedule.
Various locations, Stowe Main Street, Stowe Lamoille (map)
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Maple Open House

Sat., March 21, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and Sun., March 22, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
802-985-8686
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Families trek into the sugarbush, collect sap, tap a tree, try a taste of new syrup and sugar-on-snow, discover wildlife and — on Sunday only — gather around the fire circle to discover Abenaki sugaring traditions and enjoy storytelling with Chief Don Stevens and members of the Abenaki community.
Shelburne Farms 1611 Harbor Rd., Shelburne Chittenden (map)
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St. Albans Winter Carnival

Sun., Feb. 16, 11 a.m.
802-524-1500
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The community dons snowsuits for festivities including horse-drawn wagon rides, family activities and games, a Human Dog Sled Contest, a Duct Tape Derby and much more fun. food available for purchase.
Hard'ack Recreation Area Hard'ack Recreation Area, St. Albans Franklin (map)
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Free Ice Fishing Festival

Sat., Jan. 25, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
802-828-1000
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Aspiring anglers of all ages learn the basics of this winter sport with expert volunteers. Free fish fry, hot cocoa and a warming hut keep the day toasty. Dress for the weather. preregistration encouraged.
Elmore State Park 856 VT Route 12, Lake Elmore Lamoille (map)
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Go Play Day & Teddy Bear Carry

Sun., Feb. 16, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
802-773-1853
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Outdoor and indoor winter family fun includes ice skating, a figure skating show, a teddy bear carry obstacle course, hot food and drinks. Bring a sled. snowshoes and ice skates available.
Giorgetti Arena 2 Oka St. Ext., Rutland Rutland (map)
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Winter Faire at Orchard Valley

Sat., Feb. 1, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
802-456-7400
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Families fête the snowy season with candle-dipping, wet felting, Valentine's cards, origami and a bonfire. free admission; fees for activities; food available for purchase.
Orchard Valley Waldorf School 2290 Vermont 14 North, East Montpelier Washington (map)
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Astronomy Day

Sat., Jan. 25, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
802-649-2200
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What's up in the night sky? A full day of celestial activities for all starry-eyed ages includes making a scale model of the solar system, discovering what's in the night sky and an up-close examination of meteorites. regular museum admission, $13-16; free for children under 2.
Montshire Museum of Science 1 Montshire Rd., Norwich Windsor (map)
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Shelburne Winterfest

Sat., Jan. 25, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
802-985-5110
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Families have fun with the Big Blue Trunk's "Big Games," a juggling performance, children's activities and — weather permitting — free use of snowshoes. free admission and parking; food available for purchase from Shelburne Explorers 4-H Club and Shelburne Farms.
Shelburne Field House 166 Athletic Dr., Shelburne Chittenden (map)
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'The Gruffalo' and 'The Gruffalo's Child'

Sat., Jan. 25, 10 a.m.
802-457-3500
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These two short children's films enchant the audience with the story of a magical mouse and an imaginary monster. Ages 2-8.
ArtisTree/Purple Crayon 2095 Pomfret Rd., South Pomfret Windsor (map)
'The Gruffalo' and 'The Gruffalo's Child'

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Winter Carnival & Nordic Ski Race

Sat., Feb. 8, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
802-888-2244

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Cross country skiers of all ages have a fling with races from 1-10K, with festivities including an obstacle course, sledding and snow sculpting. $10-50 for race; free for carnival admission; food available for purchase; proceeds benefit the Mountain River School assistance fund.
Mountain River School 2648 Randolph Rd., Morristown Lamoille (map)
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Penguin Plunge

Sat., Feb. 1, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
802-861-0278
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Stouthearted swimmers in creative costumes dunk themselves in Lake Champlain to raise funds for Special Olympics Vermont. free to watch.
Waterfront Park 10 College St., Burlington Chittenden (map)
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Everybody Wins! Vermont Read-a-Thon

Sat., Jan. 25, 1-3:30 p.m.
802-229-2665
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Literature lovers of all ages embark on a challenge to see how many children's books they can power through. Music by Jon Gailmor, milk and cookies, and a free book for each participant add to the festivities.
National Life Group 1 National Life Dr., Montpelier Washington (map)
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