Victorian Holiday

Saturday, December 9 Ring in the holiday season with Victorian charm as St. Johnsbury celebrates our 19th Century traditions with contemporary twists. We love the look of our elegant architecture — the swirls and scrolls and fine attention to detail — and we like to reflect this craft and attention to detail in our every day. During the Victorian Holiday Celebration, past and present come … Continue reading Victorian Holiday

World Maple Festival

Saturday, April 29, 2017! The sweetest festival comes to St. J, a longtime sugaring center in New England. According to Scott Beck, the Festival organizer, “The St. Johnsbury World Maple Festival celebrates the history and heritage of the Maple Syrup Industry, and St. Johnsbury’s status as the Maple Center of the World.” What that means for thousands of us who enjoy the music, food, and … Continue reading World Maple Festival

December 2

Downtown Sparkles! Herald the Holidays with Lights and Good Cheer on December 2, starting at 5 p.m. Get thee and thine to downtown St. Johnsbury for a holiday lighting event to kindle the spirit of the holiday season. Shops will be open until 7 p.m., restaurants and theaters even later, to bask in the light from the newly installed street lamps and the glittering festoons … Continue reading December 2

Celebrating Holiday Traditions

St. Johnsbury Welcomes Winter! “This is an incredible community, especially around the holidays,” says Tara Holt, director of the St. Johnsbury Chamber of Commerce.  “There are many terrific events, activities, and surprises that celebrate many traditions from now through the end of the year.”  The St. Johnsbury Chamber of Commerce works with local businesses and residents to support the cultural and commercial success of our … Continue reading Celebrating Holiday Traditions

Halloween Parade

Calling all ghosts and goblins, pirates and princesses, ninjas and zombies … The Second Annual St. Johnsbury Halloween Parade will be held on Monday, October 31! Tricks & Treats at the Fairbanks Museum begin at 4:00. Main Street will be closed to traffic from 5:00 to 8:30 PM. The Halloween Parade line up starts at 5:30 on Charles Street, next to the Fairbanks Museum. The … Continue reading Halloween Parade

Colors of the Kingdom

Colorful Kingdom September, 17 “This community event brings out the very best in St. Johnsbury and attracts thousands of visitors to our downtown,” says Tara Holt, director of the St. Johnsbury Chamber of Commerce. “Colors of the Kingdom is our annual fall foliage festival that involves many organizations” Train rides from St. Johnsbury’s historic Welcome Center take passengers along the scenic Connecticut River. The views … Continue reading Colors of the Kingdom