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The Northeast Kingdom offers many events and activities to experience and enjoy year-round. Check out the region’s most extensive visitor & business calendar of events

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Welcome to Vermont's Northeast Kingdom!

For those visiting the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont, the Northeast Kingdom Chamber web site is a great resource to find information on attractions, lodging, dining and the region. Recognized in international and national travel guides, the Northeast Kingdom is a wonderful place to visit year-round, whether you want to bike Kingdom Trails, ski Burke Mountain and Jay Peak, shop in our downtowns, swim in our pristine lakes or visit our many museums. We can help you plan a visit to the Northeast Kingdom! The Northeast Kingdom Chamber is your one-stop chamber for information on Vermont's Northeast Kingdom.  The nickname “Northeast Kingdom” was a term coined by beloved U.S. Senator & Governor George Aiken many years ago, in honor of the pastoral and natural beauty of the region.

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The Northeast Kingdom comprises the counties of Caledonia, Essex and Orleans in Vermont's northeast corner.

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The Northeast Kingdom Chamber is the tri-county's largest and only fully staffed chamber, handling travel promotion, community/economic development, legislative/governmental relations, business networking and promotion of regional projects.

The chamber, based out of St. Johnsbury with about 300 members, is conveniently located at the Green Mountain Mall, across from JCPenney.

We believe the best businesses in the Northeast Kingdom are Northeast Kingdom Chamber members.

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NEK YPN October Mixer II and Creative Sector Talk
Date: Thursday, October 17, 2019
Time: 5:30 pm

This unique mixer will include Amy Cunningham from The Vermont Arts Council and Jody Fried from Catamount Arts speaking about the creative sector on the State and NEK levels. We will also have local entrepreneurs Monique Priestley, Tara Lynn, and John Lenzini to give their creative sector professional anecdotes--touching on successes and challenges.
Burke Mountain Hotel and Conference Center, 2559 Mountain Road, East Burke, Vermont
Fifth Vermont Animation Festival
Date: Friday, October 18, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm

This year’s animation extravaganza will feature works by animator Dean Kalman Lennert. There will also be free workshops and lectures.
Lyndon Campus, 1001 College Rd., Lyndonville, VT 05851
Modern Traditions in Hunting and Angling: Big Game Processing
Date: Friday, October 18, 2019
Time: 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

A workshop on Game Processing, led by Richard Breton, avid hunter and experienced butcher. Richard will lead participants through processing a large wild game animal, from skinning, knife handling, selecting cuts, and packaging. There will be many tips and techniques shared, covering hunting, field dressing, getting a big game animal out of the woods, hanging and aging game, freezing, thawing, and cooking. If the opportunity presents itself, handling, dressing and cooking small game will also be included.
NorthWoods Stewardship Center,154 Leadership Drive, East Charleston, VT
Haunted Rail Trail
Date: Friday, October 18, 2019
Time: 6:45 pm - 10:00 pm

Danville is about to get spooky! Join us for a frightening trip down the Lamoille Valley Rail Trail. Hayrides from the town green to the trail start at 6:30pm and the last group will be let through at 9:45pm.  The haunted rail trail starts at the Danville Recycling Center (old rail road station). We will let groups through every 10mins or so.

Danville Recycling Center, 347 Peacham Road, Danville, VT


Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom is considered one of the most beautiful areas in the state, with much to do year round. Whether you ski, snowmobile, hike, bike, fish or just enjoy the outdoors, the Kingdom is considered one of Vermont’s premier recreational destinations.

Featured Businesses

Westmore, VT

Located in Vermont's Northeast Kingdom on the shores of scenic Lake Willoughby, the WilloughVale Inn & Cottages is the perfect spot for year-round recreation and fun. The Willoughvale offers a relaxing escape to the beautiful Vermont mountains.

Lyndonville, VT

Gale Ins Agcy is your northern VT & NH representative of the State Farm Ins Company. Our goal is to become your first choice for all your insurance needs through integrity, quality products & remarkable service. Auto, home, business, life & bank.

St. Johnsbury, VT

Since 1975, Catamount Arts has offered the best in foreign and independent films (nightly screenings) in our two theaters, the largest art gallery in the region, music concerts, cabaret seating for 100 and a 4,000-volume video rental service.

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