Event planning tips, venue updates and exciting happenings from around the state.
Out of the box meeting and event locations, outstanding service, and state of the art conference facilities from branded hotels to luxury resorts to small inns and B&B’s. Vermont has endless possibilities. Natural beauty with rugged mountains, rolling hills, sparkling blue lakes and quaint cities and towns are a perfect backdrop for your meeting or event. The Vermont Convention Bureau will help you create a meeting your attendees will not soon forget.
Aug 22, 2017
They are all options you can incorporate into your next Vermont meeting or event! These and a host of others are perfect for team building, spouse programs or general conference free time.
Aug 21, 2017
The 84 room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in Waterbury, VT was recently recognized as opening hotel of the year by Marriott International.
Aug 17, 2017
On behalf of fellow sites and partners throughout the state, the Milton Historical Society and General Stannard House Committee has announced the launch of the Vermont in the Civil War Heritage Trail.
Aug 07, 2017
Here are 15 tips on how to execute great meetings and keep your day job
Aug 02, 2017
If you are looking for a pastoral, elegant and formal wedding venue, look no further, Hildene has it all!
Jul 25, 2017
What do Maple Syrup, Teddy Bears and Flannel all have in common?
They are all made in Vermont. Vermont is synonymous with handcrafted quality workmanship making these featured companies the perfect resource…
Jul 21, 2017
Twin Farms of Barnard and Rabbit Hill Inn of Waterford were named to Travel + Leisure’s prestigious ‘Top 100 Hotels in the World.’ The rankings were based on results from Travel + Leisure's "World's Best Awards" survey that it puts out annually to its readers
Jul 14, 2017
It’s fun to dream about traveling to an epic, world-class city, a place where you can settle into a unique, cozy hotel, dine on uber-amazing fare, wander the streets hunting for artsy shopping treasures and perhaps gaze out past a lake and to mountains. Who doesn’t want that experience?
Jul 06, 2017
Waterbury, though, is more than just an epicenter for beer. Those beer-centric eateries serve mouth-watering food, and other food-related businesses are springing up as complementary pieces of the greater whole.
Jun 27, 2017
Dorset Theatre Festival, celebrating its 40th Anniversary Season this summer, is thrilled to announce Play in Vermont vacation packages offered in conjunction with season sponsor Manchester Designer Outlets and local lodging partners in the Southern Vermont region.
Jun 22, 2017
Museums, Vineyards and Cruises Oh My!
In the Southern part of the state in Manchester groups can enjoy a number of gems that are perfect for off-site events or attendee/spouse tours, two of our favorites…
Jun 15, 2017
Unlike most ski towns, Stowe, a perpetual tourism magnet, is even busier in summer than winter, and is just gearing up for the high season. This summer, for the first time, visitors will have a chance to try the newest Trapp addition to the region’s infrastructure, the Bierhall, which opened late last September.
Jun 09, 2017
Vermont’s new tourism commissioner plans to tap in to a growing interest in sustainable travel, after the state’s governor announced he would be signing up to the US Climate Alliance.
May 25, 2017
More ValueVermont is often more affordable than meeting in a major destination. Hotel and resort rates are generally lower and filled with added value. Today the focus is on the ease of downtown Burlington…
May 22, 2017
For one of the least populous states in the country, Vermont is surprisingly abuzz with culture and things to do. The state is especially known for its skiing, leaf-peeping, and maple syrup, but a new…
May 08, 2017
There's no perfect solution to staying on budget, but these tips can help you avoid over-runs and embarrassing red ink.
May 03, 2017
Hotel Vermont, Burlington’s only independent, locally sourced hotel fully embraces the Vermont craft brew culture and beer tourism with the United States' first official beer concierge.
May 02, 2017
Mad River Distillers of Vermont is proud to announce the distillery’s PX Rum recently took home a Double Gold Medal at the 2017 San Francisco World Spirits Competition (SFWSC) held April 20-23 at the Hotel Nikko in downtown San Francisco, Calif.
Apr 28, 2017
The Vermont Department of Tourism and Marketing and the Vermont Partnership for Fairness and Diversity are pleased to announce that new sites have been added to the Vermont African American Heritage Trail. The additions for 2017 include the Clemmons Family Farm in Charlotte, as well as Buffalo Soldiers Historic Markers in Colchester and Essex.
Apr 26, 2017
How Does My Group Get to Vermont?
Vermont is convenient to get to. Easy in, easy out airports. Beautiful drives that cover more miles in less time and congestion than an urban destination. Gorgeous scenery…