ALL WEEKEND LONG…
February 7-9 & beyond: Experience one of the best movies of 2019 when you catch a showing of Parasite, playing at Pentangle Arts' Woodstock Town Hall Theatre.
February 8-9: When you spend a Winter on the Farm weekend at Billings Farm & Museum, meeting the friendly farm animals, touring the period-perfect 1890s Farm Manager’s house, and partaking in interactive programs for all ages are just the beginning! Click here to learn more.
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 6…
6:30 – 8:30 PM: Hone your craft in a fun art-form: food! For only $5, adults can get out of the house, meet new people, and try something new with a delicious result when they join in on an evening of Mix, Mingle, & Make Food at Artistree.
7 – 9 PM: Then, the fun at Artistree’s only just begun – because upstairs in the Hay Loft, you’ll find a warm, welcoming gathering of musicians as part of Open Mic Night, where you can take to the stage and jam or sit back and enjoy the show.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 7…
4 – 6 PM: Experience the works of an artist that straddles several disciplines and draws from a wide range of expertise – during the artist reception of Katie Runde at One The Green in Woodstock village!
5:30 – 9 PM: The clear night sky and nocturnal feathered friends are calling. During the Owl Prowl Wine & Dine, you’ll explore the VINS woods by snowshoe then dine at the Quechee Inn at Marshland Farm – waitlist only, REGISTRATION NOW CLOSED.
Then, at 6:30 PM:
- 6:30 - 9 PM: Spend a night at the museum without the kids thanks to Montshire Unleashed in Norwich – featuring food, fun, and of course, science!
- 6:30 – 9:30 PM: Or craft dinner with your own two hands when you join Odyssey Events in Bridgewater on a culinary exploration of beautiful vegetable dishes as part of the Up-a-Notch Veggies Class.
7:30 - 9:30 PM: See the International Bluegrass Music Association’s 8-time Bass Player of the Year in a whole new light! When Missy Raines Band performs at Artistree’s Hay Loft, you’ll hear songs from her newest release, Royal Traveller, her first, phenomenal foray into songwriting. Click here to learn more.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 8…
Beginning bright and early at 9 AM, pick the hands-on adventure that fits you and your crew:
9:30 - 11 AM: Then, parents of preschoolers and kindergarteners, it’s time to start planning! To learn more about the Upper Valley Waldorf School in Quechee, visit a classroom, chat with teachers, and join in on Valentine making as part of their Preschool & Kindergarten Open House.
Next up, select from two ways to play the creative way at 10 AM at Artistree:
11 AM – 1 PM: Singing, dancing, live music, STEM activities, and sensory-friendly fun – what’s not to love? Wrangle up the kids and head to Pentangle Arts’ Woodstock Town Hall Theatre for a spectacular show for only $5 per person: Mister Chris and Friends in Concert!
3 & 5:30 PM: Experience one veterinarian’s heroic efforts to make hopeless cases anything but with showings of the film, The Dog Doc, presented by the Woodstock Vermont Film Series at Billings Farm & Museum.
7 – 10 PM: Let the music guide you to the Public House in Quechee when the rock and roll Americana band, Green Mountain Roots, plays live.
7:30 - 11 PM: Get down and groove those seasonal blues away when you hit the town for a MidWinter Funk Dance Party hosted by PopUp Social Club! Featuring Funktapuss, a six-piece Boston-based groove factory, and creative cocktails by Worthy Kitchen in Woodstock, this inaugural event is one you don’t want to miss.
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 9…
9 AM – 3 PM: Ladies, the slopes are calling – with the promise of more flow, less bro. As part of the Women Only Workshop at Suicide Six Ski Area, you’ll join female skiiers and riders for a day of instruction, video instruction, workshops, plus delicious food and drink! Click here for all the fresh details.
9:30 AM - 1 PM: POSTPONED - Budding skiiers and riders, get ready to jam, SoPo Ranch style! At the Slopestyle Contest at Suicide Six, shred to your heart’s content during this jam-format contest including awards and prizes.
10 – 11 AM: For this workout, just add water! The Aqua Boot Camp pop-up class at the Woodstock Athletic Club includes intense cardio and strength moves in the pool.
10 AM – 3 PM: Nordic skiiers of all ages, the Annual Sweetheart Nordic Ski Race is back, now for its 11th year! Register now to compete on the snowy trails of Woodstock’s open wintery spaces.
1 – 3:15 PM: Then, discover the time-honored tradition of Japanese art-making during the Sumi-e Japanese Ink: Painting the Bamboo Forest workshop at Artistree. Guided by artist Allison Zito, you’ll learn basic brush strokes for quality of line, appreciation of the natural world, and the beauty in asymmetry.
4 – 7 PM: There’s an Italian dinner with your name on it as part of Mama Mia’s Bistro with the Reading Elementary School PTO, complete with pasta dishes, fresh salad, bread, and homemade desserts.