Spring is here in St. Johnsbury, and as mud season recedes and crocuses appear, we are welcoming you to #getdowntown with street-side dining, art exhibitions, poetry, and more. Our friends at Catamount Arts have been particularly busy. Here’s just a sampling of what they’ve been doing to fill our town with art this spring: > PoemTown St. Johnsbury is a celebration of National Poetry Month … Continue reading April Showers Bring Spring… Art?
Maple sugaring season is a sweet time to be in St. Johnsbury, the Maple Center of the World. As part of this year’s World Maple Festival, we’ve challenged our local restaurants and food vendors to highlight Vermont maple products on their menus for the month of March. Visit WorldMapleFestival.org for a full schedule of sweet events and activities all month long, and check out the … Continue reading Maple Menu Takeover!
Valentine’s Day weekend is approaching, and many local restaurants are planning special meals, with options for both sit-down or take-out celebratory fare. Advanced reservations are required for many, so we’ve prepared a dining guide to help you plan in advance. Kingdom Table: Valentine’s Day specials will be on the menu all week long, from Thursday through Monday. The updated menu will launch Thursday, February 11. … Continue reading Valentine’s Day Dining Guide
Tag us when you #FindYourLove in St. J, and be entered to win one of five St. J bags (pictured below) by The Gypsy Coast! Here’s how to enter: Take a picture when you #FindYourLove (a heart, something lovable, or just a picture of your sweetheart) in downtown St. Johnsbury. Between now and February 14, post your pics tagged to us on Facebook @discoverstjohnsbury or Instagram @discover_stjohnsbury, … Continue reading Introducing the #FindYourLove in St. J Valentine’s Day Challenge
This season, you’ll find everything you need in St. Johnsbury. Make ten purchases before the end of the year in downtown St. Johnsbury and win a coveted St. J bag by The Gypsy Coast. Pick up your rewards card and have it validated as you shop at any downtown merchant. Continue reading Find Yourself in St. J… and Win!
St. Johnsbury is experiencing tremendous change. New businesses moving in as old favorites move on. Fresh owners of historic buildings are redefining our streetscape. Our Town Plan helped planners apply for and receive grant support that aligns community efforts to access the riverfront and connect the Lamoille Valley Rail Trail with our Welcome Center. Things are coming together. These and other community project happen because … Continue reading StJ Chamber Is Here for You
Saturday, April 28, 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM 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. The Festival brings together tastes and smells of sugaring, as well as local artisans, craft vendors, and music to make you want to move! The day starts with a 5k … Continue reading World Maple Festival
St. Johnsbury is home to a mix of eateries that can satisfy your flavor cravings with refreshing new approaches. The mix of local producers and home-grown culinary talent infused with international palettes produces a variety that’s hard to beat. If you haven’t tried a meal at in St. Johnsbury recently, you’re in for a treat. Two new eateries have opened recently. Bread&Butter transforms the Eastern … Continue reading Celebrating StJ’s Food
Grants for Small Businesses! Do you own or manage a small, emerging, or seasonal business that is based in St. Johnsbury? Do you need some support to help your business become established or grow? The St. Johnsbury Chamber of Commerce now offers Business MicroGrants of $1,000 to help your business thrive. Business MicroGrants can be used to pay for web and graphic design, photography, a … Continue reading Business MicroGrants