WATERBURY HAS IT ALL!

See & Do

From a village stroll to an all-out exhilarating hike, bike, paddle, or ski, Waterbury provides grounds for year-round activities and adventures.

Eat & Drink

Mix a strong beer culture with some farm-fresh food and you have the recipe for a memorable visit to Vermont's destination for food and beverage lovers.

Stay & Visit

Whether you are coming to the area for outdoor adventures, a romantic retreat, or business, you will find the perfect place to rest and relax after a full day of fun.

 

NOW IS THE TIME TO DISCOVER WATERBURY

All roads lead to ADVENTURE

Discover Waterbury, a place for once-in-a-lifetime experiences! Whether you are visiting for an afternoon or a week, your perfect vacation starts here. Located along the eastern fold of the Green Mountains, the scenic Green Mountain Byway, Mad River Byway, and Interstate 89 converge in Waterbury, making it the ideal hub for exploration. Waterbury is a place of dynamic experiences, with easy access from Stowe, Montpelier, Burlington, and the Mad River Valley.

We may be small, but our attractions, accommodations, dining, and shopping are mighty. Our natural environment is an ever-changing backdrop for outdoor activities, including several state parks with outstanding opportunities for hiking and paddling. Waterbury is also one of the best bike towns in Vermont, with acclaimed trail networks and après activities.

Waterbury is home to Ben & Jerry's, Cold Hollow Cider Mill, Prohibition Pig, and other favorites for locals and visitors alike. Both in the historic downtown and beyond, there are many other great independent shops, restaurants, and artist studios. With award-winning farm-to-table dining, local craft breweries, and eclectic stores, there is something in Waterbury for everyone to enjoy!

Upcoming Events

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Waterbury Flea Market

October 2nd

07:00 am to 04:00 pmFarr's Field

This is Vermont's largest and longest-running outdoor flea market, and each weekend packs Farr's Field with vendors selling antiques, sporting equipment, collectibles, arts & crafts, ephemera, oddities, and so much more!


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Leaf Peepers Half Marathon and 5K

October 2nd

09:00 am to 12:00 pmWaterbury

Leaf Peepers Half Marathon has been a destination fall road race in Waterbury, VT since 1984. Timed for optimal fall scenery, the course makes a loop through downtown Waterbury and then rolls along the Winooski River through Waterbury and Duxbury, with views of changing mixed hardwood leaves across the Green Mountains. The much loved River Road course was changed after Hurricane Irene, but we returned there in 2019. The majority of the Half M ...


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Empanada Pop - Up

October 5th

05:00 pm to 08:00 pm29 Stowe St #1, Waterbury Village Historic District, VT 05676

Empanada Pop - Up events every Wednesday from 5PM - 8PM. You can pre-order by email at: [email protected] or by text message at (802) 595 0501. We also take walk - ins for those who aren't able to pre-order before Wednesday's.

We are offering a special Holiday Menu from November 20th - January 2nd beside our Pop - Up Menu (see attached image). They will be made by order. Orders should be placed 5 days prior from pi ...


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Co-Ed Volleyball

October 6th

07:00 pm to 09:00 pmBrookside Primary School Gym

Co-Ed Volleyball has a new day, time, and location as we move into the fall season! Play is now on THURSDAY evening inside the Brookside Primary School Gymnasium. The gym is open at 6:30pm to start setting up the net and play is from 7 - 9pm. Please park behind the building and enter through the rear doors.

Thanks to a grant from Waterbury Winterfest, this season is free to play for anyone who wants to attend!
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Archer Mayor Book Signing

October 6th

03:30 pm to 04:00 pm29 Stowe St, Waterbury

Archer Mayor will be visiting the store to sign his new book! Pre-order or buy in store and have it signed and personalized.


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Wine Tasting

October 7th

04:00 pm to 07:00 pmThe Wine Vault

The Wine Vault offers weekly wine tastings on Fridays. All tastings include a diverse selection of wines from around the world and close to home. Most wines are from small batch wineries that take care and pride in their wine making. The Wine Vault carries a large selection of biodynamic, organic, and natural wine, as well as port, cigars, and chocolates.


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