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There's always something to do in Barre! Below is a list of the latest happenings. Mark your calendars and join in on the fun. 

The Civic Event List displays events that take place in City Facilities or are supported by the City.

For information about attractions and events throughout Central Vermont you may also want to visit the following sites: Central-Vt.com, VermontVacation.com, & VTChamber.com.

Full Steam Ahead

Full Steam Ahead

Feb 03, 2017
Full STEAM Ahead@ Your Library is an afterschool program with a focus on team problem solving and STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) education for 4th and 5th Graders in Barre. The…
Let’s Move—Come Out And Skate– No School Day Fun

Let’s Move—Come Out And Skate– No School Day Fun

Feb 20, 2017
Open Skating All Ages Welcome Monday February 27       2:00 p.m.—3:15 p.m. Wednesday March 1       2:00 p.m.—3:15 p.m. Friday March 3               2:00 p.m.—3:15 p.m. $3.00 children / $4.00 adults
“Pick-Up” Style Basketball

“Pick-Up” Style Basketball

Feb 20, 2017
COME OUT AND PLAY! Come out and have some fun this vacation!  Do you like to play “pick-up” basketball?  Games will be forming at the Barre Auditorium during the vacation.  We were able to secure 3 days…
Young Rembrandt’s Presents:   Ocean Life Workshop

Young Rembrandt’s Presents: Ocean Life Workshop

Feb 06, 2017
Ocean Life Workshop Five, fun-filled days await our students as we explore ocean life as they learn to draw and color with pastels. We will create detailed, pastel compositions on each day, focusing on…
Stick & Puck Hockey Time

Stick & Puck Hockey Time

Feb 20, 2017
COME OUT AND PLAY THIS VACATION! Here is a chance to have some fun with your friends.  Just good old fashion “stick and puck”.   No formal practice, no coaches, no pressure, just lots of fun.   If you…
Kids’ Chinese New Year Celebration

Kids’ Chinese New Year Celebration

Feb 13, 2017
Celebrate the Year of the Rooster with Chinese folk tales, crafts, activities, snacks, and a G-rated animated movie about a Chinese woman warrior! Ages 3 and up. Katherine Paterson Children’s RoomTuesday,…
We Banjo 3

We Banjo 3

Dec 12, 2016
Mix the skills and strengths of the Flecktones with a bit of Punch Brothers and add a dash of The Chieftains and you get one of the best live acts to come out of Ireland in recent years, the multi-awarded…

"Wasabi, A Dragon's Tale" - No Strings Marionettes

Dec 12, 2016
In this modern-minded fairy tale, Princess Aja happily contemplates her upcoming marriage to Prince Olaf. Aja's perceptions promptly vanish when fire-breathing Wasabi swoops from the sky, reduces the palace…
Steep Canyon Rangers

Steep Canyon Rangers

Dec 12, 2016
Tickets will be on sale to Members Only on August 8th. Tickets will be on sale to the general public on August 22nd. In a state that’s also produced Doc Watson, James Taylor and the Avett Brothers, there’s…
BOH Annual Gala: April Fools Party

BOH Annual Gala: April Fools Party

Dec 12, 2016
The Board of Directors of the Barre Opera House cordially invites you to the Annual Gala, our most important fundraiser of the year!Saturday, April 1 Barre Elks Club, 10 Jefferson Street, Barre, VT 05641  …