Vermont Barns & Bridges Festival is this weekend!

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It’s here!  It’s here!  The 1st Annual Vermont Barns & Bridges Festival is this weekend — September 14, 15 & 16.  This foliage kick-off Festival is brought to you by Valley Arts, with support from Jamieson Insurance, and the efforts of many Mad River Valley businesses and organizations who are hosting events! Please click here…

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Vermont Barns & Bridges Festival: FALL FUN FOR ALL!

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It’s almost here!  The Vermont Barns & Bridges Festival is September 14-16.  We are picking out our party outfits, and getting our cameras ready.  This is going to be one heck of a photogenic Festival.  Barns.  Bridges.  Vermont foliage.  Smiling faces.  We can’t wait to capture every moment.  As this is the very first year…

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New Fall Event Announced: Vermont Barns & Bridges Festival

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Valley Arts and the Mad River Valley community announce the first annual Vermont Barns & Bridges Festival will take place September 14 – 16, 2018. The event stems from the interest in—and success—of Valley Arts’ annual Barns & Bridges Tour, traditionally a one-day self-guided tour that’s been immensely popular with both local residents and visitors…

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MRV Barns & Bridges Festival This Weekend!

This Weekend!  The 2nd Annual Vermont Barns & Bridges Festival— September 20, 21 & 22.  This foliage kick-off Festival is brought to you by Valley Arts, with support from Jamieson Insurance, and the efforts of many Mad River Valley businesses and organizations who are hosting events! A community wide event celebrating the history and creative…

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Vermont Barns & Bridges Festival

  Valley Arts presents the 1st annual Vermont Barns & Bridges Festival September 14 – 16, 2018 A spectacular kick-off event for the fall foliage season! There’s a new and exciting event coming to the Mad River Valley! From September 14th through 16th, Valley Arts and the Mad River Valley community present the first annual…

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Finding Joy at Salt & Sand Studios.

“We loved that we could have a break from the ‘world’, learn glass blowing and do some yoga – even though we didn’t have any prior experience.” “I didn’t know I could do this…” “I have to tell other people about this.” “WOW!!!” These are the words of recent visitors to Salt & Sand Studios,…

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Dining in The MRV

The Mad River Valley’s restaurants and eateries have been generous, gracious, diligent and creative as our community navigates these unusual times and gets our economy going again. They’re where we meet and socialize and are woven deeply into the fabric of the MRV. It’s been real tough for this sector so we strongly encourage you…

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The Mad River Valley’s restaurants and eateries have been generous, gracious, diligent and creative as our community navigates these unusual times and gets our economy going again. They’re where we meet and socialize and are woven deeply into the fabric of the MRV. It’s been real tough for this sector so we strongly encourage you…

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History of the Stars

THE ORIGIN OF THE MAD RIVER VALLEY’S STARS Order Your Official MRV Star Kit Now! In 2013 the Mad River Valley was ramping up the annual Festival of Lights celebration for the holiday season. Local businesses were encouraged to decorate their offices, buildings, exterior conifers, etc. with their best displays that would not only be…

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Summer in the MRV

The summer of 2020 is certainly not shaping up to be a typical one here in the MRV. Travel restrictions, social distancing and unusual business schedules have forced us all to think about summer recreation a little bit differently. Our local business and recreation community have conjured up all the energy and creativity they could…

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Dining in The MRV

The Mad River Valley’s restaurants and eateries have been generous, gracious, diligent and creative as our community navigates these unusual times and gets our economy going again. They’re where we meet and socialize and are woven deeply into the fabric of the MRV. It’s been real tough for this sector so we strongly encourage you…

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Mad River Taste Week

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MAD RIVER TASTE WEEK An annual summer event featuring farm tours, tastings, pairings, dinners and more The Mad River Food Hub’s annual Mad River Taste Week, a 9-day celebration of the food and beverage makers and growers of The Mad River Valley, will feature over 30 events from August 3-11. Mad River Taste week will…

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Mad Marathon

  The Mad Marathon, Mad Half & Relays The World’s Most Beautiful Marathon! Take it easy or take it tough…we have a race for every runner at any level. The Tenth Annual Mad Marathon, Mad Half and relays are scheduled for September 12, 2021 in the gorgeous Mad River Valley, located in Central Vermont. You…

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