Special Events

Special events occur throughout the year, and are usually celebrations for all ages. Many of them are offered jointly with some of our many partner organizations. Hope you can join us!

Some special events require pre-registration. Please check event details.


 

  • Oct
    2

    House & Formal Gardens Tea Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Oct
    2

    Share the Harvest

    Thursday, 7:30-11:30 AMSpecial Event

    The Inn at Shelburne Farms will be participating in the annual Share the Harvest fundraiser that benefits NOFA-Vermont's Farm Share Program where limited-income Vermonters are given the ability...

  • Oct
    2

    Stories of Hope, Love and Resilience: A Gathering of Educators

    Thursday, 1 - 5pm Educator Workshop, Special Event

    Please gather with us for an afternoon at Shelburne Farms where we will explore education for sustainability.  We will share stories and successful strategies in order to rejuvenate our...

  • Oct
    4

    Burlington Farmers Market

    Saturday, 8:30am - 2:00pmSpecial Event

    Come find us at the Burlington Farmers Market, along with other great farmers and food producers. New this year: we'll be there every week!

  • Oct
    4

    Shelburne Farmers Market

    Saturday, 9:00am-1:00pmSpecial Event

    Come to the Shelburne town green and find our booth full of fresh Market Garden veggies, cheese, and beef, along with the produce and products of many local farmers and artisans.

  • Oct
    4 to 5

    Champlain Mini Maker Faire

    Saturday to Sunday, Sat. 10 am - 5 pm; Sun. 11 am - 4 pmSpecial Event

    Part science fair, part county fair, and part something entirely new, Maker Faire is an all-ages gathering of families and individuals celebrating the Do-It-Yourself (DIY) mindset. It showcases...

  • Oct
    7

    House & Formal Gardens Tea Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Oct
    9

    House & Formal Gardens Tea Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Oct
    9 to 26

    "Of Land and Local" Art Exhibition

    Thursday to Sunday, 10 am - 5 pm dailySpecial Event

    Now in its second year, Of Land & Local is a multidisciplinary, state-wide exhibition designed to initiate a dialogue about issues surrounding the Vermont landscape.  Our shared history in...

  • Oct
    11

    Burlington Farmers Market

    Saturday, 8:30am - 2:00pmSpecial Event

    Come find us at the Burlington Farmers Market, along with other great farmers and food producers. New this year: we'll be there every week!

  • Oct
    11

    Shelburne Farmers Market

    Saturday, 9:00am-1:00pmSpecial Event

    Come to the Shelburne town green and find our booth full of fresh Market Garden veggies, cheese, and beef, along with the produce and products of many local farmers and artisans.

  • Oct
    11

    Artist talk featuring" Of Land and Local" Artists

    Saturday, 5 pm Special Event

    Artist talk featuring Judy Natal, Nancy Winship Milliken, Kathryn Lipke, and Eben Markowski 

  • Oct
    14

    House & Formal Gardens Tea Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Oct
    16

    House & Formal Gardens Tea Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Oct
    18

    Burlington Farmers Market

    Saturday, 8:30am - 2:00pmSpecial Event

    Come find us at the Burlington Farmers Market, along with other great farmers and food producers. New this year: we'll be there every week!

  • Oct
    25

    Burlington Farmers Market

    Saturday, 8:30am - 2:00pmSpecial Event

    Come find us at the Burlington Farmers Market, along with other great farmers and food producers. New this year: we'll be there every week!

  • Oct
    25

    Taste of the Lake Reception, "Of Land & Local" Exhibit

    Saturday, 4:30 - 6:30 pmSpecial Event

    Local fish on Vermont restaurant menus is not something we see every day but Lake Champlain International and Vermont Fresh Network are hoping to change that. Come hear about the work this...

  • Nov
    28 to 30

    Thanksgiving Weekend at the Welcome Center

    Friday to Sunday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pmSpecial Event

    Shop and ship early and save 10% on all catalog mail orders! Our staff will advise and take your orders for holiday Farm gifts for local or far-away friends and family. Cheese tastings, hot cider,...