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University of Vermont
Stroll the campus of this prestigious public university, which was founded in the late 18th century and is home to over 10,000 undergraduates. It also features a graduate school.
Queen City Brewery
Stop by the tasting room and sip unique and homegrown lagers, ales, and specialty beers at this Burlington brewery, founded by a group of longtime friends and beer lovers.
Burlington's Church Street Marketplace
Located in downtown Burlington, this four-block outdoor pedestrian enclave features terrific shopping and dining, as well as year-round events. Be sure to stroll by some of the historic buildings in the district.
Discover the beauty of Lake Champlain from this regional park, located along the water and featuring bike paths, pavilions, and even a dog park. The waterfront’s Summer calendar is filled with live performances and activities for the young and young at heart.
Flynn Centre for the Performing Arts
Since 1930, Flynn Centre for the Performing Arts has been the area’s preeminent destination for the arts. The gorgeous Art Deco building can host up to 1,411 people on its main stage for theater and dance performances; the Amy E. Tarrant Gallery is well worth visiting as well.
Burlington Farmers’ Market
Open year-round, the Burlington Farmers’ Market is your chance to sample some of the area’s best produce, arts and crafts, prepared food, and much more. The market moves indoors during the winter months.
This freshwater lake is beautiful at any time of year, and there are plenty of wonderful activities in and around it to keep you happy. From hiking and swimming to boat cruises and cycling, Lake Champlain provides fantastic opportunities to enjoy the Great Outdoors.
Burlington Bike Path
This scenic bike path is roughly eight miles long; it stretches through downtown Burlington and along the waterfront, and offers picture-perfect Lake views.
Vermont Teddy Bear Company
Make someone happy with a gift from this famous factory, which offers cuddly stuffed bears for every occasion – from new babies to graduations and weddings. Tours are offered at the factory as well.
Ben & Jerry’s Factory
Take a tour of the factory, stop by the gift shop, or treat yourself to a scoop or two of ice cream from this iconic brand.
Green Mountain Hiking
Hiking enthusiasts will be enchanted by the Green Mountains which offer trails for every skill and experience level. Camel’s Hump and Mount Mansfield are among the more popular peaks.
World-class skiing is just a day trip away from the Vermont Event Center. Spend the day at Smuggler’s Notch, Sugarbush, or Stowe while you’re here.
Vermont Event Center
42 Lower Mountain View Dr,
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