Jen Butson from the Vt. Department of Tourism has the details on some fall foliage celebrations you won't want to miss.
Stowe Rotary Oktoberfest
Enjoy a weekend-long celebration of the harvest and fall foliage. Events include a free, Friday night "Rocktoberfest" concert, a Saturday grand parade, and two days of oompah bands, authentic Bavarian food, Vermont beer, and lots of singing and dancing! Enjoy silent auctions, raffles, a "bouncy-haus" and other games for kids. http://www.stowerotary.com
Vermont Sheep & Wool Festival
Sheep, goats, activities, workshops and lots of handcrafted fiber products, from yarn to sweaters, felting, spinning wheels, knitting and weaving. http://vtsheepandwoolfest.org
Help make and decorate Brandon's Harvest People (aka scarecrows) with the experts. Hay Rides, Apple Pies, Pumpkins, BBQ, Brandon Town Band. www.brandon.org http://www.brandon.org
25th Anniversary Burke Fall Festival
Celebrate the turning of the season with a parade, rubber duck race, live music, kids activities, horse-drawn wagon rides, farm animal petting zoo, "cow plop" bingo, craft show and more! www.burkevermont.com http://www.burkevermont.com