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Vermont Best Food and Drink Festivals 

Food Festivals, Wine Festivals, Spirit and Beer Festivals listed under cities also include surrounding areas that host signature events.

Montpelier

Killington Vermont Brewers Festival
March

Vermont Cheesemakers Festival
August

Taste of Montpelier

October

Burlington

Battleboro

Best food and drink festivals in vermont

Indulge Your Senses: Navigating Vermont's Flavorful Food and Drink Festivals

Beyond the allure of farm-to-table restaurants and quaint country stores, a clandestine world of great food and drink festivals exist in Vermont. Annually, the Green Mountain State bursts forth with a vibrant array of food, wine, and beer festivals, each offering a distinctive fusion of flavors, entertainment, and local allure.

Burlington Wine & Food Festival:

June

Nestled on the shores of Lake Champlain, this Burlington extravaganza is a treasure trove of culinary pleasures. Relish gourmet morsels crafted by renowned Vermont chefs, savor world-class wines, and indulge in craft beers from local breweries.

 

The ambiance is filled with live music, and the picturesque backdrop adds an enchanting touch. It's a summer celebration not to be missed.

 

Vermont Brewers Festival:

July

Calling all hop enthusiasts! This autumnal spectacle is your opportunity to toast to Vermont's dynamic brewing scene. With over 150 breweries pouring their finest IPAs, stouts, sours, and more, accompanied by lively music, food trucks, and artisanal stalls lining the streets, it's a feast for the senses. 

 

Vermont Cheesemakers Festival:

August

Picture yourself wandering through a haven for cheese enthusiasts, where over 200 artisanal cheesemakers showcase their cheddar, gouda, brie, and everything in between.

 

Accompany your bites with local craft ciders, and engage with cheesemakers, uncovering the narratives and secrets behind their award-winning creations. Set against the rolling hills of Woodstock in August, this festival promises a cheddar-filled delight. 

 

Taste of Montpelier:

October

This intimate festival packs a flavorful punch in terms of culinary diversity. Montpelier's streets morph into a global food market, featuring vendors dishing up everything from wood-fired pizzas and succulent pulled pork to hand-rolled sushi and delicate Asian dumplings.

 

Live music and family-friendly activities contribute to the lively atmosphere. It's a delectable journey around the world, right in Vermont's capital city.

Whether you're a cheese connoisseur, a wine aficionado, or simply enamored with all things delicious, Vermont's food, wine, and beer festivals pledge an unforgettable experience.

 

So, round up your friends, mark your calendars, and get ready for a sensory expedition through the culinary riches of the Green Mountain State.

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