WHAT: Pirates Festival at Lake Champlain Maritime Museum
Wear your best costume and swashbuckle your way back to the era of discovery and exploration! This pirate-themed summertime event features live performances with guest artists. Build your maritime skills, orienteer your way around museum grounds on a treasure hunt, and meet some colorful characters from the past! Kids get creative with dramatic play, sing-alongs, and make-and-take crafts for the whole family.
WHERE: 4472 Basin Harbor Road, Vergennes, Vermont
FOR DATES AND TIMES: Visit www.lcmm.org
WHAT: Stoweflake Hot Air Balloon Festival
This annual Hot Air Balloon Festival at Stoweflake Resort in Stowe is an event for all ages. One of Vermont's most popular summer celebrations includes a children's corner, live band, great food and drink, and balloon launches. Meet some of the country's most prominent balloon experts.
WHERE: 1746 Mountain Road, Stowe, Vermont
FOR DATES AND TIMES: Visit www.stoweflake.com/balloon
WHAT: Addison County Field Days
This 5 Day fair covers family fun for all generations with carnival rides, traditional fair food, 4-H and open class animal shows, plus demo derbies, tractor pulling, live bands, the children's barnyard, kids activities, special demonstrations, and exhibits.
WHERE: 1790 Field Days Road in New Haven, Vermont
FOR DATES AND TIMES: Visit www.addisoncountyfielddays.com