Activities & Adventures

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Where to Find Your Christmas Tree in Bennington, Vermont

‘Tis the season of light, snowstorms, and wooly mittens. It’s also the season for freshly cut Christmas trees, ready and waiting to bring their heady fragrance and stately grace to your living room for the Christmas season. Here in Bennington, we’re lucky to have several Christmas tree farms nearby where you can find all sizes of beautiful trees.

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A Christmas wreath on a light pole in downtown Bennington, VT

Small Business Saturday in Bennington

Happy Fall-idays! Here in Bennington, we’re gearing up for a beautiful season of friends, family, great food, twinkly lights, and yes, shopping. One of our biggest holiday shopping events of the year is Small Business Saturday on November 30, sandwiched between the behemoths Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

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A historic home in Old Bennington, Vermont.

Discover Old Bennington on a Self-Guided Walking Tour

While located entirely in the town of Bennington, a visit to Old Bennington, Vermont is a bit like stepping back in time. Whether you’ve lived in the area for years or are visiting for the first time, there’s a lot to discover on an Old Bennington walking tour.

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Vermont Maple Weekend

In late March, more than 100 Vermont maple producers take part in a weekend festival that celebrates maple syrup: including nearly a dozen Bennington County sugar-makers. Come for family fun, tasty maple treats. sugar house tours and sugar on snow.

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