Quantcast

What to Do: 11/2/13 - WCAX.COM Local Vermont News, Weather and Sports-

What to Do: 11/2/13

Posted: Updated:
VERMONT -

We have some ideas for what to do on your Saturday, November 2, 2013.

VETERANS PARADE

Hundreds of Boy Scouts from across Vermont are participating in the annual 'Salute to Veteran's Parade in Morrisville beginning at 11 a.m.

HOLIDAY BAZAAR

It may only be early November, but Santa is already making an appearance in Middlebury at the Congregational Church's Holiday Bazaar. Shopping started at 9 a.m. and runs until 3 p.m.

PHOTOGRAPHY COURSE

If you've got an interest in photography, or want to improve your skills, then join instructors David Marx and Eileen Rafferty for their 'Photo Weekend in Burlington.' Learn new techniques in this seminar-style photography course. That runs 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

WIZARD OF OZ

There's no place like home! You can see "the Wizard of Oz" with a 14-piece orchestra, at the Town Hall Theater in Woodstock. That's at 7:30 p.m.

BARN PARTY

Bring the whole family out to the Barn Party at the Family Cow Farmstand in Hinesburg today. Join farmers Kalyn Campbell, Lindsay Harris and Evan Reiss for barbeque style food, local live music and perhaps even win big in cow pie bingo!12-5pm, Free

DANCE PERFORMANCE

Experience ‘Kayy (Heritage)' at the Burlington City Hall Auditorium this afternoon with the Jeh Kulu Dance and Drum Theater's dance performance. Incorporating the traditions of Guinea, West Africa, the performance portrays a young boy's journey to fulfill his destiny as a master drummer.
4 p.m., $5-10; free for kids under 3

DANCING

Bring out your dancing shoes to support the Spring Hill School at the ‘Bid & Boogie' at Sugarbush resort this evening. Enjoy hors d'oeuvres, bid on auction items and listen to music by the Grift.
7pm, $20-25

ANIME CONVENTION

This weekend, the Hampton Inn in Colchester hosts the Bakuretsu Con: Anime Convention. If you're a fan of Japanese animation and culture, you're sure to enjoy this weekend of panels, workshops, contests and activities.
9 a.m. – 12 a.m. and Sunday Nov 3. 9am-5pm, $35-45 weekend pass, kids under 6 Free

FILM FESTIVAL

Tonight is yet another chance to enjoy one of thirty independent films being screened at the Brattleboro Film Festival. Join discussions and hear speakers as they celebrate both the filmmakers and productions.
12-10 p.m.

BOARD GAMES

If you're a fan of monopoly, rummy or the like, join in the 14-hour marathon of board, card and tabletop games to benefit the Children's Miracle Network today beginning at 8am. At only $1 to participate, players use both skill and luck to win.
November 2, 8 a.m.– 10 p.m. $1

WAGON RIDES

Halloween may be over, but for the Billings Farm & Museum, they're still celebrating all things fall. Join them for their Wagon Ride Weekend as narrative horse-drawn rides take you through the farm. Enjoy fall themed activities following the wagon ride. 10 a.m - 3:30 p.m.

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • 2 charged with skid-steer joyride on I-89

    2 charged with skid-steer joyride on I-89

    Monday, September 1 2014 7:52 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:52:13 GMT
    The theft of some construction vehicles caused chaos on the Interstate this weekend.
    The theft of some construction vehicles caused chaos on the Interstate this weekend.
  • Allergy sufferers brave ragweed season

    Allergy sufferers brave ragweed season

    Monday, September 1 2014 7:08 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:08:26 GMT
    If you're sneezing, your nose is running and you're eyes are itchy once again this year -- you're not alone. Fall pollen counts are peaking in our region and proving tough for allergy sufferers looking to enjoy the outdoors.Despite a spate of heat and humidity, the signs of fall are undeniable. Cooler temperatures and color are on the way. And even though many think of spring as "allergy season" due to tree pollens, this time of year can be particularly tough for allergy sufferers, too -- bec...
    If you're sneezing, your nose is running and you're eyes are itchy once again this year -- you're not alone. Fall pollen counts are peaking in our region and proving tough for allergy sufferers looking to enjoy the outdoors.Despite a spate of heat and humidity, the signs of fall are undeniable. Cooler temperatures and color are on the way. And even though many think of spring as "allergy season" due to tree pollens, this time of year can be particularly tough for allergy sufferers, too -- bec...
  • Holiday drivers find lower prices at the pump

    Holiday drivers find lower prices at the pump

    Monday, September 1 2014 6:59 PM EDT2014-09-01 22:59:21 GMT
    Drivers this holiday weekend found lower gas prices at the pump.
    Drivers this holiday weekend found lower gas prices at the pump.
  • Sanders addresses Labor Day rally

    Sanders addresses Labor Day rally

    Monday, September 1 2014 6:51 PM EDT2014-09-01 22:51:52 GMT
    Community members gathered in Burlington's Battery Park Monday to celebrate Labor Day -- and hear from Senator Bernie Sanders.Union leaders addressed the importance of employees supporting one another. They also thanked the community for supporting Vermont's unions. Senator Sanders says the holiday is for working people to not only celebrate their gains, but to also address issues facing the working class."There's a lot of work in front of us if we're going to make sure that our kids and our ...
    Community members gathered in Burlington's Battery Park Monday to celebrate Labor Day -- and hear from Senator Bernie Sanders.Union leaders addressed the importance of employees supporting one another. They also thanked the community for supporting Vermont's unions. Senator Sanders says the holiday is for working people to not only celebrate their gains, but to also address issues facing the working class."There's a lot of work in front of us if we're going to make sure that our kids and our ...
  • Bike racers wrap up weekend events

    Bike racers wrap up weekend events

    Monday, September 1 2014 6:51 PM EDT2014-09-01 22:51:16 GMT
    The Green Mountain Stage Race took to the streets of Burlington Monday.
    The Green Mountain Stage Race took to the streets of Burlington Monday.
  • Authorities seize animals from Santa's Land

    Authorities seize animals from Santa's Land

    Monday, September 1 2014 4:32 PM EDT2014-09-01 20:32:03 GMT
    The Windham County Sheriffs Department says it seized multiple animals from the theme park this weekend.
    The Windham County Sheriffs Department says it seized multiple animals from the theme park this weekend.
  • Body discovered in Massena

    Body discovered in Massena

    Monday, September 1 2014 4:02 PM EDT2014-09-01 20:02:43 GMT
    New York State Police are investigating an unidentified body found in Massena.
    New York State Police are investigating an unidentified body found in Massena.
  • Community remembers O'Hagan's presence at Sheffield Field Days

    Community remembers O'Hagan's presence at Sheffield Field Days

    Monday, September 1 2014 6:54 PM EDT2014-09-01 22:54:21 GMT

    Sheffield Field Days is a Labor Day tradition -- attended by hundreds. But each year the event reminds the community who is missing.

    Sheffield Field Days is a Labor Day tradition -- attended by hundreds. But each year the event reminds the community who is missing.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WCAX. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.