7 Summer Events You’ll Find Only in Stowe

May 20, 2021


From mountain to Main Street, discover quintessential Stowe at one of our festive annual events that transform Stowe’s scenic landscape into a vibrant New England destination. We are excited to safely welcome back our lineup of summertime events in Stowe with everything from races, outdoor concerts and Independence Day celebrations, to craft beverage and renaissance festivals. Only in Stowe will you be able to experience these 7 thrilling summer events with a picturesque Green Mountain backdrop and small-town flare. 

Stowe Farmers’ Market

MayOctober, 2021
On Sundays from 10:30 a.m.–3 p.m. the Stowe Farmers’ Market offers an incredible assortment of local produce and beverages and unique crafts, gifts and goods. If you’ve been to the Stowe Farmers’ Market in the past, be sure to visit them in their new location at 2043 Mountain Road.

The Best of Stowe

May 29, 2021
Kickoff summer in Stowe, the best way! The Best of Stowe showcases artisan vendors on Main Street in the Village, along with merchants and restaurants throughout the town providing what they do best in Stowe—exceptional food and spirits and unique Vermont goods—all in a picturesque setting. Wine, dine, sip and enjoy all that Stowe has to offer all day long at the Best of Stowe!

Vermont Renaissance Faire

June 26–27, 2021
If you are looking for a day of fun and merriment for the whole family, check out the Vermont Renaissance Faire! Visit artisans and craft vendors from across New England; taste beer, wine, mead and cider from around Vermont and enjoy a dedicated kids area, musicians, dancers, medieval encampments, fight demos, a joust and more.

An Old-Fashioned Fourth of July

July 4, 2021
Celebrate the Fourth of July in Stowe! Named an 11 Best Small Town in America by Travel + Leisure, Stowe’s small-town charm and historic village make a great stage for all of your Fourth of July celebrations. Stay tuned for more details on this spectacular day!

Gardens of Stowe

August 8, 2021
Take a self-guided, quaint tour of Stowe’s most beautiful gardens at Gardens of Stowe. During the 5th annual event take an exclusive peek into some of Stowe’s most interesting and innovative public and private gardens.

The Race to the Top of Vermont

August 29, 2021
Every August hikers, bikers, and runners climb Mt. Mansfield, Vermont’s highest peak. The iconic course ascends the historic Mansfield Toll Road, is 4.3 miles in length, and climbs 2,564 feet high. Some join for the challenge while others enjoy the spectacular views.

Ongoing Stowe Events

Check back to the Stowe events calendar all summer long to discover new events, happening daily, as well as a variety of events taking place throughout the season. Head to Trapp Family Lodge for weekly Saturday wine tastings with a view, get crafty every Friday at Friday Arts at Spruce Peak, enjoy live music at weekly Gazebo concerts in the Stowe Village, and much more!

Are you ready for an unforgettable summer in Stowe? Book your accommodations early and save up to 40% off during our Savings for Any Season sale, ending May 31, 2021. For help planning your trip contact one of our vacation planning experts, request a quote, or view our tips for getting around Stowe.

Featured image courtesy of The Race To The Top of Vermont. Images courtesy of Stowe Farmers’ Market, Stowe Vibrancy, Vermont Renaissance Faire, Mark Vandenberg, Race To The Top of Vermont, and Stowe Cider.