May 4 - 5
Celebrate a weekend full of highly acclaimed authors, enthusiastic readers, games, food, drink, laughter, new and old friends and great conversations – what’s not to love?!?! This special annual event will feature 10 different authors presenting their new books in several different sessions and venues over the course of 2 days.
For more information click here: http://www.manchestervermont.com/event/booktopia-2018/
Thursday through Sunday, June 21-24
Searching for your true north? Look no further than this weekend-long retreat with the best of the best: yoga instructors, meditation gurus, amazing musicians, organic chefs, transformational speakers, and limitless outdoor adventure. Wanderlust host Stratton Mountain Resort is just thirty minutes from Manchester. Go for a day, stay for the weekend!
VERMONT SUMMER FESTIVAL HORSE SHOW
Tuesdays through Sundays, July 3–August 12
For six exciting weeks, the country’s top equestrians compete across a challenging hunter/jumper course at East Dorset’s Beebee Farm.As a spectator, you’ll be near the action with a chance to stroll the stalls for a behind-the- scenes look at these championship horses. Sweeping mountain views, awesome event staff, and fabulous food vendors–bonus!
For more information see: https://www.vt-summerfestival.com/
RACE FOR THE CURE
Saturday, July 21
Riley Rink at Hunter Park
410 Hunter Park Road
Manchester Center, VT 05255
The Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Series is the world’s largest and most successful education and fundraising event for breast cancer ever created Over 140 races will be held this year in over 40 continents, including one right here in MVT! You can register as an individual or a team for the 10k run, the 5k run or fitness walk, and littles can tackle the obstacle course. Spectators are welcome and wanted!