Bennington Area Signature Events

2016 dates below:

January 16th

Winterfest & Penquin Plunge


March 20th

St. Patrick’s Day Parade


May 15th

Shires of Vermont Marathon


May 28th



July 4th

Hometown Fun & Fireworks


July 21st

Midnight Madness


August 5th – 7th

Bennington Arts Weekend

So. Vermont Arts & Crafts Festival


August 13th & 14th

Rock, Rattle and Drum Pow Wow


August 12th-14th

Battle Day Festivities & Parade


September 3rd & 4th

So. Vermont Garlic & Herb Festival


September 17th & 18th

Bennington Quiltfest


October 8th



October 29th



November 26th

Hometown Holiday


November 25th-December 31st

Bennington Museum’s Festival Exhibition


December 3rd

Bennington Museum’s Festival Gala