Located in the heart of Stowe, Stoweflake is your headquarters for the many year-round area events! And, Most are within a short scenic walk away on the Stowe Recreation Path adjacent to the Mountain Rd.

The Stoweflake Balloon Festival, held annually in our events field, is an area favorite followed by the well-known British Invasion and Winter Carnival. The varied event list in Stowe is sure to be the highlight of any family vacation! Our Mountain Vacations Planners can help with ticket arrangements to the event or attraction of your choice and transportation should you choose.

Events are subject to change.

January 2016

Celebrate winter in Vermont at the 42nd Annual Stowe Winter Carnival. Activities include ice carving contests, ski races, games and zany parties! If you are a lover of winter, plan to be in Stowe during this celebration of the season.

January 20 - 24, 2016

Come celebrate the annual Winter Rendezvous. Join hundreds of winter sports enthusiasts from the GLBT community for 5 days of wintry bliss. 857-445-7198

February 1st - 14th, 2016

Stowe Sweetheart Sale. Visit Stowe for a time of great savings and promotions at many participating shops! This is a great time to getaway and enjoy time with loved ones! Learn more here.

February 28th, 2016

When planning a visit to Stowe this winter, think about coming for the Stowe Derby! This famous downhill cross-country race is celebrating its 69th anniversary with activities for the whole family. A blast for all levels of skiers! Special activities include kick sleds races, games, food and plenty more. Experience the thrill of the Stowe Derby.

May 2016

Craft Brew Race comes to Stowe! The 5k road race followed by a local beer festival is being sponsored and on Stoweflake grounds. Runners and walkers, as well as designated drivers and festival only are welcome to participate in the race and then enjoy the festivities featuring great local beer, local food, and live music!

For more information and registration visit The Craft Race site here! Contact Stoweflake for accommodations only. Enjoy 15% off your room rate, find out more here.

June 2016

The Stowe Wine and Food Classic is the annual signature event of Stowe Charities Inc. It will be held once again at the beautiful Trapp Family Lodge, a premier resort nestled in the mountains above the village of Stowe, VT. More Details available at stowewine.com.

July 1-3, 2016

The Stowe 7 Miles of Sales is a town-wide sale not to be missed! Enjoy GREAT SAVINGS on the treasures you find! More than 60 independent locally-owned boutiques, galleries, and one-of-a-kind specialty stores!

July 8 - 10, 2016

More than 25 hot-air balloons will soar through the sky during Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa's 29th Hot Air Balloon Festival. Voted a top ten event by Vermont, this event is one of the State's most popular summer celebrations. When you stay at Stoweflake July 11-13, tickets to the Balloon Festival are free! 800-253-2232.

August 2016

800 antique & classic cars are on display. Some of the highlights include a giant automotive Flea Market, a car corral, and the antique car parade through town. Stowe has hosted the Antique and Classic Car Meet for more than 50 years, and there’s a reason why thousands of classic car aficionados return year after year.

September 11-13, 2015

Join The Fly Rod Shop for their 1st Annual Fly Fishing Show right here in Stowe, Vermont! There will be an action packed weekend full of everything from two handed castings demos to sneak peaks of new rod line-ups to river fishing demonstrations minutes away from the shop!

September 18-20, 2015

The Stowe Event Fields will be playing host to the 25th Annual British Invasion. During the largest all-British motorcar lifestyle event in the U.S., over 600 British-made automobiles will fill the streets of Stowe. Any Car enthusiast should plan to be here!

September 27, 2015

Pumpkin Chuckin’ Festival and Chili Cook-Off: A one-day event where do-it-yourself mechanical wizards of all ages attempt to launch pumpkins as far as possible with trebuchets, which are medieval siege engines. Along with the pumpkin chuckin’ contest comes music, children’s activities, chili cook-off, mini-Olympics, and great food; all creating an enjoyable fall day. Festival runs from 11am-4pm.

If you are interested in competing in either the Pumpkin Chuckin’ or the Chili Cook-Off, contact Dave Jordan: (603) 630-4800 or DJordan@GMAVT.net

October 2-4, 2015

The 19th Annual Oktoberfest transforms Stowe's Event Field into a Bavarian village for this annual celebration of harvests and fall foliage. From Oompah bands and authentic German foods to freshly brewed Vermont beers and face painting for the kids - there's something for every "villager" - young and old. Voted a "Top 10 Event in Vermont".

October 9-11, 2015

Stowe Foliage Arts Festival will take place at Stowe's Event Field where 150 great talented artists, creative craftspeople, and unique specialty food makers will gather amidst the apex of fall foliage in the quintessential Vermont town. Besides the creative shopping, you can also experience craft demos, live entertainment, horse rides, hay wagon rides, and pumpkin carving!

October 18-24, 2015

Celebrate Stowe’s dining scene with us at the 4th Annual Stowe Restaurant Week! Thecharming little town of Stowe has fashioned a dining experience that is on par with many cities.  Praised by Gourmet, Bon Appetit, Wine Spectator, and most recently, Fodor's Travel! If the quality of our food is exceeded by anything, it is our variety! 

Events are subject to change.