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Winter Events in Vermont.
This festive holiday event is held the second weekend in December and features three days of holiday shows, beautiful music, a parade of riders, horses and carriages, a historic house tour, a medieval banquet, a 19th Century Christmas celebration at Billings Farm & Museum and many more activities throughout the village. Voted one of Vermont’s 10 best winter events.
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Stowe Winter Carnival
mid to late January
The Stowe Winter Carnival is one of the many reasons why people visit the winter wonderland of Stowe, offering many activities for both young and old, from zany sports events, Ice Carving Competitions, movies, Kids Carnival Kaos to the infamous Village Night Block Party. Visitors can tour the town, watch Professional Ice Carvers create elegant and masterful ice carvings throughout the village on Demonstration Day, and see the competition evolve at the annual NICA sanctioned Ice Carving Competition.
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Bennington Winter Festival
Bennington celebrates winter with a host of festivities, from the Ice Sculpture Contest to the Penguin Plunge when jumpers plunge into the icy waters of Lake Paran to benefit the Special Olympics. There is also a Chili Contest, an open House at the Mansion, “Winter Fun at Park-McCullough” Exhibit, wagon rides, refreshments, a Pet Winter Fashion Show, Children’s Story Hour/Activities, Kevin’s Live Remote and more!
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Brattleboro Winter Carnival
A popular event that started in 1956, now considered to be one of the main Vermont US events, the 10-day Brattleboro Winter Carnival offers fun for the whole family with attractions like the junior Olympic events, a variety show showcasing local talent, a country & western jamboree, roller skating, storytelling, the Queen’s Pageant and the Princess Pageant for the younger girls, a teen dance and a variety show showcasing local talent.
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