We have some fun ideas for how to spend your Sunday:
Skiers willl race from the top of Mt. Mansfield, Vermont's highest peak to the historic village of Stowe on ONE pair of skis! The ultimate test of a skiers ability. More than 900 people are expected to attend. It includes 20 km of challenging terrain and a total vertical drop of more than 2,600 feet. It starts at 10 a.m. More information can be found here: http://www.stowederby.com/
SPECIALTY FOOD DAY
Head upstairs in the main base lodge at Bolton Valley to get free samples of some tasty treats that are made right here in Vermont. The vendors will be set up from 10:30am - 2:30pm.
29th Annual Telemark Festival at Bromley Mountain. Come rip with some of the best telemark skiers in the East at the Kåre Andersen Telemark Festival. Have fun with great tele events, the annual Race, clinics and fun for the entire family; more details about this great Bromley tradition.
SKI MOUNTAINEERING RACE
Join us for one of the biggest and best Randonnee races in North America, right here in the Mad River Valley. This race starts at the base of Mad River Glen, climbs to the top, traverses the Long Trail to Mount Ellen, descends into Slide Brook, climbs into the Lincoln Peak area and finishes at Valley House lodge. All proceeds benefit the Green Mountain Club.
The River Artisans Cooperative in Saxtons River is holding a series of Sunday afternoon workshops. From 2-4 p.m. is a class in Blue Denim projects and will be part of the "Blue Lights for Winter Nights" celebration in the village of Saxtons River.
FOLK MUSIC CELEBRATION
HOPE ON THE SLOPES
At Jay Peak Resort, Hope on the Slopes celebrates cancer survivors, remembers those we have lost, and gives everyone the chance to fight back against cancer. Hope on the Slopes is a skiing and snowboarding event for the American Cancer Society. That's from 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Roots & Branches celebrates the Work of Alan Lomax in Randolph. Lomax is one of America's greatest field collectors of 20th century folk music. A community potluck dinner begins at 4:30.
Friday, April 18 2014 10:02 AM EDT2014-04-18 14:02:17 GMT
A sugaring season was cut short in Swanton overnight after a shed caught fire. Fire officials tell us they got the call around 1:30 a.m. Friday for the sugarhouse fire on Woods Hill Road. They say theMore >>
Sugaring season was cut short in Swanton early Friday morning after a shed caught fire. More >>
Friday, April 18 2014 11:57 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:57:55 GMT
New York lawmakers are engaging the public in the fight against the rise of opiate addiction. The state Senate has created a task force to hear from law enforcement, health care, social service and educationMore >>
New York lawmakers are engaging the public in the fight against the rise of opiate addiction.More >>
Friday, April 18 2014 10:04 AM EDT2014-04-18 14:04:26 GMT
This week, the first line of emergency responders are being recognized for their work. National Telecommunicators Week ends Saturday. It's a national week honoring the men and women who work around-the-clockMore >>
This week, the first line of emergency responders are being recognized for their work.More >>
Friday, April 18 2014 11:50 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:50:17 GMT
Fires may soon be burning in parts of the Green Mountain National Forest. Federal officials will team up with local fire departments for some prescribed burns. They only plan to burn about 300 or 400More >>
Federal officials will team up with local fire departments for some prescribed burns in the Green Mountain National Forest.More >>