Art and Music

Art and Music

"The hills are alive..."

Vermont has many exceptional artists tucked away in the hills.  In the summer, live performances and art festivals abound. Galleries exist in most villages and some areas are home to artists' cooperatives.

The following is a short-list, but if you are seriously interested in art and music, we will create a list for your stay of all possible options within an hour's drive.



Marlboro Music Festival
2472 South Road, Marlboro, Vermont

World class music in the summer!!

Yellow Barn Music Festival
Main Street, Putney, Vermont

Manchester Music Festival
Manchester, Vermont

Brattleboro Music Center
Main Street, Brattleboro, Vermont

Lenox, Massachusetts






Theatre Listings in Vermont

Weston Playhouse
Weston, Vermont

Dorset Theatre Festival
Dorset, Vermont

Pentangle Arts
Woodstock, Vermont

Day trip, art, restaurants, jewelry

On the way to or from Simon Pierce in Quechee


Gallery in the Woods
145 Main Street Brattleboro, VT

Local art, always something interesting

Brattleboro Museum & Art Center
10 Vernon Street, Brattleboro, VT 05301

Check their website for current shows.

Vermont Artisan Designs Gallery
106 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301

Showcasing local artists.  Jewelry, glass, paintings. A local institution.

The Clark Art Institute
225 South St, Williamstown, MA 01267

A full day trip, but a wonderful art - particularly Impressionist and modern - and dining location, with many interesting shops and Williams College Green. About 90 minutes from the property on winding country roads.

Other art opportunities abound in Manchester, Walpole, Woodstock and environs.

Nancy Elizabeth Shaw