Get Festy: Vermont Summer Festivals near Manchester
Summer, summer, summertime! Vermont makes the warm and sunny season so celebratory with all of its wonderful Vermont Summer Festivals. Read on for our favorites in the Manchester area.
Vermont Summer Festival Horse Show, July 5 - August 14
While the name Vermont Summer Festival may conjure images of river swimming and raspberry picking, the Vermont Summer Festival is actually all about equines. A top North American venue for horse overall competition and show jumping, the Summer Festival brings the well-hooved into the Green Mountains.
Dorset Theatre Festival, All Summer
With four Main Stage productions, the Dorset Theatre Festival brings world-class summer performances right here to Southeastern Vermont. The lineup is incredible each and every year, and your fellow theatre-goers are sometimes just as colorful as the characters onstage.
Antique Car Show, June 11-12
For thirty years, this homegrown festival and fabulous auto show has brought antique car junkies and enthusiasts to town for a wild and flashy ride.
Manchester Sidewalk Sales, August 4-7
Fashionistas and bargain hunters rub shoulders all over the streets of Manchester during this annual shopping extravaganza. If you’re going to wait for one day to shop Manchester (we don’t know why you would restrict yourself thus) this is it.