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The view from the beach at Lake Shaftsbury State Park in Vermont

Recreating Responsibly in Bennington

As the fickle spring weather succumbs to the warmth of summer, Vermonters are beginning to spend more and more time outside. Governor Scott’s Play Smart and Play Safe plan outlines how Vermonters can participate in outdoor recreation and fitness activities in ways that can be enjoyed while social distancing.

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Maple Rises Again

You may have heard: Maple Open House Weekend Cancelled for Second Straight Year. But Wait. Covid or no Covid, the sap will rise.

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A historic panel showing the Putnam Block as it looked in 1927 in downtown Bennington

Time Traveling in Downtown Bennington

Twenty historical panels were recently installed on lampposts by the Bennington Museum in an effort to enable townspeople and visitors to experience downtown in four dimensions: the fourth one being time. Now is the perfect time to explore history with the ‘Across the Street’ photo exhibit.

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A snowy scene featuring the Burt Henry Covered Bridge in North Bennington, Vermont

Covered Bridges of Bennington County

Did you know that November is National Historic Bridge Awareness month? Bennington County is fortunate enough to have five historic covered bridges, and they can all be explored in an afternoon.

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Publyk House Cocktails - Bennington, VT

6 Amazing Outdoor Patios in Bennington

The weather may be getting cooler, but there’s still time to take advantage of Bennington’s fabulous outdoor patios for relaxing, dining, or sipping a cocktail. Whether you’re into drinks with friends or a casual family dinner, check out some of these restaurants that offer outdoor dining.

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