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Manchester and the Mountains Merriment


Through January 3rd, 2015

A Top Ten Winter Event for the second year in a row!












Still to Come!

The Elf Express, December 20th and 21st. Tickets available online or at Manchester & the Mountains Regional Chamber of Commerce. View the video!
Children’s Concert,
Sunday, December 28th, 4-6PM. Family Holiday Concert at the Wilburton Inn with co-innkeeper Melissa Levis, who entertained 10,000 kids a year in New York City with her band, Moey’s Music Party! Join the interactive family singalong. Instruments provided for all guests. Cookies, tea, and children’s drinks & cash bar.  $15 pp. Children under 2 free. Please call 802-362-2500 to RSVP.

Backroad Discovery “Merriment” Tours, Discover the cheer, nostalgia & beauty of the Vermont backroads during the holiday season. Visit; the oldest marble quarry in the U.S., quintessential VT villages, Vermont’s finest artisans’ boutique, a Norma Rockwell exhibit, an antique covered bridge, sweeping mountain valley vistas and more. You’ll have the opportunity to purchase local VT products, maple syrup, cheeses, etc. Learn the fascinating history, fun facts & other places to visit/things to do in our area. Travel in 10 – passenger tour vehicle with local guide. $35 pp.
Weekends; 10 AM – Noon & 1 PM – 3 PM; Weekdays; 1 PM – 3 PM
*ADVANCE RESERVATIONS NECESSARY. **Tours may be cancelled due to inclement weather; call 802-362-4997 for status.


Downton Abbey Premerie Party, Saturday, January 3, 7:00-10p.m. $55. Best costume wins a night at the Wilburton Inn’s bridal suite. Sponsered by Manchester Designer Outlets and the Gold Trout. Live music, ballroom dancing lessons, theme cocktails and delicious dinner. Reservations: 802-362-2500.











A portion of the Manchester Merriment proceeds benefits seven area food cupboards. In 2013, The Manchester Chamber donated over $3,500 to area non-profits.



 Our Merry Maker Sponsors
American Hairlines
The Aspen at Manchester
Backroads Discovery
Bild, North America
Casablanca Motel
Christmas Days
Crosspoint Associates, Inc.
Equinox Terrace
Equinox Valley Nursery
G Ranch Massage & Body Work Getaway, LLC
Gringo Jack’s
Hand Motors
Heritage Family Federal Credit Union
Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home
JOY, all things underthings
The Inn at Manchester
TD Bank
Temblor Creative
The Lodge at Bromley
Long Trail Auto
Long Trail School
The Manchester Journal
Manchester Lions Club
Morgan Mountain Organic Gardeners
Northshire Bookstores
Olympia Lodge
Squire House Bed & Breakfast
TPW Management
W.H. Shaw Insurance Co.
Wilburton Inn
Ye Olde Tavern