Bennington Area Signature Events

January 31st

Winterfest & Penquin Plunge


March 21st

St. Patrick’s Day Parade


April 25th & 26th



May 17th

Shires of Vermont Marathon


May 23rd



July 4th

Hometown Fun & Fireworks


July 16th

Midnight Madness


July 31st – August 2

Bennington Arts Weekend

So. Vermont Arts & Crafts Festival


August 8th & 9th

Rock, Rattle and Drum Pow Wow


August 14th-16th

Battle Day Festivities & Parade


September 5th & 6th

So. Vermont Garlic & Herb Festival


September 19th & 20th

Bennington Quiltfest


October 10th



October 24th



November 28th

Hometown Holiday


November 27th-December 30th

Festival of Trees


December 12th

Festival of Trees Gala