Each year, Montpelier attracts visitors from all over the world who want to experience our city’s small town charm and big city attractions and events. As the state capital of Vermont, Montpelier is home to dozens of exciting local historic buildings and important businesses, but maintains its small town charm with its beautiful natural surroundings.
One thing that makes Montpelier so special is its long list of exciting events. Each year, Montpelier is host to a number of art walk events in the downtown area of the city. These art walks allow shops and galleries an opportunity to display their work as visitors roam the streets looking at all the different exhibits on displace. Each walk has a local food theme, providing guests with delicious eats from local Vermont food producers.
Celebrate fall in the capital city with numerous autumn-themed events like the Moonlight Madness sale extravaganza, where local stores, boutiques and restaurants keep their businesses open late to celebrate the new season. Visitors can also check out the Halloween pumpkin carving contest and the Halloween Trick or Treat are can’t miss events!
Traveling with a car fanatic? The Barre Heritage Car Show is a can't miss event that takes place each year in the neighboring town of Barre, Vermont, showcasing dozens of stunning classic cars.
Traveling with a comic book fan? Check out Vermont Comic Con! The first official comic convention in Vermont, this annual event celebrates fictional comic book characters and encourages dressing up! The 5th Annual Vermont Comic Con will be held September 8-9, 2018 at The Barre Civic Center.
Check out some more upcoming events in Montpelier, Vermont and book your stay at the Comfort Inn & Suites at Maplewood today!