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Bicentennial Celebration 10:00 am
Bicentennial Celebration
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
The First Baptist Church of Bristol, behind the Park, invites you to their Bicentennial celebrations on Sat., Aug. 3rd . 10:00 a.m. – 11 a.m.: Historical Tours of their 200 yr. old church, historical displays and a puppet show. 11:00 a.m. – 12 p.m.: in the Bristol Park a Best Pie Competition. To enter call 349-8383. 12:00 – 1 p.m.:...  Read More
Free Concert and Cookout Saturday! 3:00 pm
Free Concert and Cookout Saturday!
Aug 3 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Hub and Bristol Recreation Department are hosting a free surf rock concert, party, and cookout as a way to say thank you for everyone’s support this past year! Barbacoa from Burlington and The Wet Ones from Starkboro will be performing. Music goes from 3-6. There will be yard games and sprinklers and bubbles and food! It is a kid-friendly...  Read More
Free Surf Rock Concert at the Hub 3:00 pm
Free Surf Rock Concert at the Hub
Aug 3 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Hub is hosting a free Surf Rock Show tomorrow, Saturday, August 3rd from 3pm to 7pm. The music will be ending around 6pm. There will be lawn games, chalk, bubbles, free food, and a raffle! All ages, everyone is welcome! Barbacoa from Burlington and The Wet Ones from Starksboro will be playing! This is Barbacoa’s bandcamp if you are...  Read More
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Surprise Celebration of Dr Emily Glick 2:00 pm
Surprise Celebration of Dr Emily Glick
Aug 4 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
After many years of service to Addison County residents, Dr Glick is moving away. If you were a patient, a family member, a co-worker, or anyone who loves and respects Emily for all her wonderful care of so many people over the years, please come to wish her well and say goodbye. This event will happen at the Turning Point...  Read More
Slate Carving Talk, Demonstration & Hands-On Opportunity 3:00 pm
Slate Carving Talk, Demonstration & Hands-On Opportunity
Aug 4 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
August 4 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Vermont slate – quarried, split and trimmed – sheathes the roofs of several of Rokeby’s historic buildings. High up and out of sight, most of us don’t think much about it. But artist Kerry O. Furlani is an exception. An accomplished sculptor and resident of Vermont’s slate valley, Furlani is well-known for her...  Read More
Bicentinnel Celebration 6:30 pm
Bicentinnel Celebration
Aug 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
The First Baptist Church of Bristol will be celebrating their 200th anniversary of the building and 225th of the congregation! We invite the community to join us. On Saturday the 3rd there will be historical tours of the church followed by activities in the park with a free picnic, old fashioned games, face painting and much more. On Sunday Aug....  Read More
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Bristol Selectboard Agenda – Aug. 5 7:00 pm
Bristol Selectboard Agenda – Aug. 5
Aug 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
TOWN OF BRISTOL SELECTBOARD MEETING Monday, August 5, 2019, 7:00 PM Holley Hall I. Call to Order: 7:00 PM 1. Review agenda for addition, removal, or adjustment of any items per 1 V.S.A. §312(d)(3)(A). II. Public Forum. III. Scheduled Appointments. 1. 7:00pm – Bob Spofford – appeal of water repair invoice. IV. Regular Business. 1. Stormwater Master Plan final report...  Read More
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Concert to Benefit Detainees 7:00 pm
Concert to Benefit Detainees
Aug 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Concert to raise money for detainees at our borders Immigrants are being arrested by the federal government and detained—under inhumane conditions—at our borders and in our communities. We will not be silent! We will not be complicit! Join us Wednesday, August 7, 2019 7:00 – 9:30 pm at Champlain Valley Unitarian Universalist Society, 6 Duane CT, Middlebury for a concert...  Read More
Concert to Benefit Detainees at Our Border 7:00 pm
Concert to Benefit Detainees at Our Border
Aug 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Immigrants are being arrested by the federal government and detained—under inhumane conditions—at our borders and in our communities. We will not be silent. We will not be complicit. Join us Wednesday, August 7, 2019 7:00 – 9:30 pm at Champlain Valley Unitarian Universalist Society, 6 Duane Ct, Middlebury for a concert to raise money for relief (bail, legal assistance, etc.)...  Read More
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Freak Folk Bottle Release Party! 6:00 pm
Freak Folk Bottle Release Party!
Aug 9 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
A new beer fermentation project is opening in Burlington and we would love to see you there! Freak folk bier was started by 2 Bristol residents that have been brewing beer professionally for roughly 10 years each. Our focus is on mixed culture, barrel fermented and barrel aged beer. Where: 703 Pine Street (Queen City brewery) Burlington, VT When: August...  Read More
MAUSD ELP Summer Musical Theatre 6:00 pm
MAUSD ELP Summer Musical Theatre
Aug 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The MAUSD Summer ELP Musical Theatre Troupe presents “The Grunch”, a children’s musical featuring the talents of MAUSD students in grades 2-7. Friday, August 9th at 6:00pm in the Mt Abraham auditorium. FREE! Sponsored by MAUSD and the 5Town Friends of the Arts
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Breakfast Buffet Sunday 7:30 am
Breakfast Buffet Sunday
Aug 11 @ 7:30 am – 10:00 am
It’s that time of the month, Sunday morning from 7:30 to 10 we’re having our breakfast buffet at the Mason Lodge on the corner of North and Elm Streets here in Bristol. Coffee donated from our friends at the Vermont Coffee Company. Maple Syrup made right here in Bristol from Alan Mayer. This month we’ll be having hash and all...  Read More
St. Ambrose Free Community Meal 5:00 pm
St. Ambrose Free Community Meal
Aug 11 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Please join us at St. Ambrose Sunday evening for our free community dinner. We will be serving beef stroganoff made with meatballs served over egg noodles. We will also have a garden salad, rolls and desert. We look forward to seeing you.
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Bristol 2020 Market/Event Planning 6:00 pm
Bristol 2020 Market/Event Planning
Aug 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Ideas for a farmers market and/or community gathering/market event have been raised. A few people have met a few times to begin discussion. Questions posed are: What do residents need? How can local groups, non-profits and all ages be supported? Who wants to participate? There will be a planning meeting this Tuesday at the Lawrence Memorial Library 6-7 pm for...  Read More
Concerned About Climate Change & Not Sure What to Do? 6:00 pm
Concerned About Climate Change & Not Sure What to Do?
Aug 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Confused about what the science actually says? Join us for a presentation on the current science and learn about possible actions we can take. Presented by Extinction Rebellion Champlain Valley. When: Tuesday, August 13, 6:00 – 8:00pm Location: Ripton Elementary School – 753 Lincoln Rd, Ripton, VT Free. Childcare provided.
Concerned About Climate Change & Not Sure What to Do? 6:00 pm
Concerned About Climate Change & Not Sure What to Do?
Aug 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Confused about what the science actually says? Join us for a presentation on the current science and learn about possible actions we can take. Presented by Extinction Rebellion Champlain Valley.  When: Tonight – Tuesday, August 13, 6:00 – 8:00pm Location: Ripton Elementary School – 753 Lincoln Rd, Ripton, VT Free. Childcare provided.
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St. Ambrose Annual Lawn Party! 5:00 pm
St. Ambrose Annual Lawn Party!
Aug 14 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
St. Ambrose is hosting it’s annual Lawn Party and Chicken BBQ on Wednesday August 14th. Join us on the park beginning at 5pm for a chicken bbq, baked goods table, white elephant table, fried bread dough, face painting, carnival games, and lots of fun! Get 1/2 a bbq chicken, homemade baked beans, potato salad, roll, beverage and dessert for just...  Read More
Chick Fil-A Food Truck Event – One Day Only 5:15 pm
Chick Fil-A Food Truck Event – One Day Only
Aug 14 @ 5:15 pm – 8:15 pm
COME AND ENJOY A TASTE OF CHICK-FIL-A…Just for one day their food truck is coming to 322 East Main St./VT 125 in East Middlebury on August 14th at 5:15PM – 8:15PM…The food truck will be in the parking lot of the Valley Bible Church…some picnic tables will be provided and you could also bring a picnic blanket for the lawn...  Read More
Aging Gracefully: Yoga for the Young at Heart 6:00 pm
Aging Gracefully: Yoga for the Young at Heart
Aug 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
New yoga class series! The key to a long and healthy life is developing and maintaining a positive attitude and keeping the body nourished and mobile. Join Jen Peterson, E-RYT for an 8-week series to learn the practices of yoga that will feed you and build strength and flexibility at any age. Classes will include poses, breathwork, and meditation. This...  Read More
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Fairy Houses at Story Time 10:30 am
Fairy Houses at Story Time
Aug 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
This Thursday, at the last summer story times we are building Fairy Houses. If you can, bring any natural, gathered material like seeds, moss, twigs and so on! If not- DO COME AND JOIN IN anyway. I’ll have lots of stuff to create the magic of a fairy house. Good summer wishes- and hope to see you at LML this...  Read More
Cyclenation Comes to Vermont! 4:00 pm
Cyclenation Comes to Vermont!
Aug 15 @ 4:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Do you know someone who has suffered from stroke or heart disease? Join us for the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association’s newest, relay-style stationary cycling event! We’ve got 50 bikes on Waterfront Park in Burlington and we need your team of four or more to come and cycle to fight stroke and heart disease! August 15th from 4:30-8:30...  Read More
Bristol Acoustic Jam Thursday 7:00 pm
Bristol Acoustic Jam Thursday
Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
ACOUSTIC FOLK JAM THURSDAY NIGHT! Bristol Cliff’s Café 16 Main Street, Bristol VT Thursday, August 15th 7:00-9:30 pm Come join us for an evening of tunes and song. Bring an acoustic instrument, lead a tune, or sing along. Just come and listen if you like. Free and open to the public, come when you can, stay as long as you...  Read More
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Age Well Porky’s Pavilion Picnic 11:00 am
Age Well Porky’s Pavilion Picnic
Aug 16 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Age Well and Porky’s team up for another Senior Picnic in Addison County. Dance to Deuces Wild 11am-1pm. Lunch served at noon featuring Pork’s Pulled pork, potato salad, coleslaw, roll, watermelon, cake, water, lemonade, or milk. ADVANCED TICKETS ONLY deadline is Monday Aug 12th. $5 donation for ticket does not include gratuity which will be collected at the door. Open...  Read More
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Yard Sale – South 116 Road
Yard Sale – South 116 Road
Aug 17 all-day
Yard sale today from 10 to 4 Sunday 9 to 6 At 3191 south 116 road
Garage Sale Aug. 17 – Schoolhouse Hill Rd 12:00 am
Garage Sale Aug. 17 – Schoolhouse Hill Rd
Aug 17 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm
HUGE sale 49 schoolhouse hill rd east middlebury sat 8/17 8-4 rain or shine, 4 wheeler, microwave/confection oven . books, clothing, toys, tools, household items and so much more,.low prices and some freebies
Support Addison County Community Trust 5:00 pm
Support Addison County Community Trust
Aug 17 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Swing by from 5-7pm this Saturday 8/17 at Stonecutter Spirits in Middlebury to support a great cause and have some fun bidding on gift cards, local crafts, and goody baskets at ACCT’s Sip to Support Affordable Housing. All proceeds go to support ACCT’s programs, which provide 692 permanently affordable homes in Addison County from Starksboro to Orwell and almost every...  Read More
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Watershed Center Annual Meeting 9:00 am
Watershed Center Annual Meeting
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
The Watershed Center will hold its annual meeting on Sunday, August 18th from 9:00 to 11:00 am at the Edith Stock Community Forest in Bristol (directly across the street from Bristol Elementary School). Come meet the Board of Directors and participate in a community service project to improve the land and enhance its current role as an environmental education center...  Read More
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Bristol Selectboard Agenda – Aug. 19 7:00 pm
Bristol Selectboard Agenda – Aug. 19
Aug 19 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
TOWN OF BRISTOL SELECTBOARD MEETING Monday, August 19, 2019, 7:00 PM Holley Hall I. Call to Order: 7:00 PM 1. Review agenda for addition, removal, or adjustment of any items per 1 V.S.A. §312(d)(3)(A). II. Public Forum. III. Scheduled Appointments. 1. 7:00pm – Bob Spofford: continuation of water repair invoice appeal. 2. 7:10pm – Meridith McFarland: Use of Coffin Trail...  Read More
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Youth Football Sign-Ups: Mt. Abe / Vergennes 5:30 pm
Youth Football Sign-Ups: Mt. Abe / Vergennes
Aug 20 @ 5:30 pm – Aug 24 @ 7:30 pm
-GRADE 7/8 FLAG FOOTBALL–Registration TUESDAY, AUGUST 20 & 22, 5:30-7PM @ Mt. Abe “Bus Barn.” Helmet fitting & sign-ups at any practice: Aug. 23, 27, 29, 30, Sept.3, 5:30-7pm. $65 Registration Fee ($80 Equipment Deposit). -Come and Join our Mt. Abe / Vergennes League and learn to play one of the greatest games! BRISTOL YOUTH SPORTS is a volunteer organization...  Read More
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Vergennes Day This Saturday, Aug. 24 7:00 am
Vergennes Day This Saturday, Aug. 24
Aug 24 @ 7:00 am – 3:00 pm
Come to Vergennes’ City Park Friday night and dance the night away to music by The Hitmen. Time: 7 to 10 pm. Saturday is a full day of activities. Get the complete schedule at www.VergennesDay.com. Here are a few highlights: Pancake breakfast at the fire station (7-10:30 am) Live music on the bandstand (10 am-3 pm) Little City Fun Run,...  Read More
Cub Scout Soapbox Derby 10:00 am
Cub Scout Soapbox Derby
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Come join Pack 543 for their Annual Soapbox Derby! Watch as the Scouts race around a track, driving human powered carts at Mount Abraham Union High School. Not a Cub Scout yet? Come see what the Scouts do for fun and talk to leaders and Scouts about the adventures we have. You can even register your son or daughter, grades...  Read More
Vergennes Day 10:00 am
Vergennes Day
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
The 38th annual Vergennes Day is Saturday, August 24th with a street dance the night before featuring “The Hitmen” from 7 to 10 pm. Check out 60+ vendor booths in City Park, live music on the bandstand, pancake breakfast at the fire station, horse and wagon rides, Little City Road Race, Lions Club chicken BBQ, and merchant sales throughout downtown.
Picnic at the Farm 11:00 am
Picnic at the Farm
Aug 24 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Join us Aug. 24 for a Bring Your Own Picnic on the Farm Four Hills Farm, our family dairy farm in Bristol for over 40 years, will open our barn doors on August 24 from 11am to 2pm for a bring-your-own picnic and farm tour. We will provide cheese and milk. During lunch, we’ll have a Q&A about how we...  Read More
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Bells of Bristol 7:00 pm
Bells of Bristol
Aug 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Come join Bristol Recreation Department, RiseVt, and Ted Lylis as he leads a walking tour (approximately 1 mile) of some of the historical bells of Bristol. We will start at 7:00pm and end at the Holley Hall, at 8:00.
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