Events

The Montpelier Recreation is here to bring fun and excitement for all ages in Montpelier. We offer events year round for indoor and outdoor activities. If you would like to host an event at one of our facilities, please visit the Rec Facilities tab on the left. If you would like to sign up for sports and/or afterschool programs, please see the left menu for those pages.


Upcoming events will be listed below.

Ice on Fire

This annual festival is a celebration of winter, held in conjunction with East Montpelier's AllTogetherNow! Community Arts Center. Bring family and friends for an afternoon of sledding, hot drinks and songs. Pop-up storytelling, puppets, fun with snow (weather permitting) and other events take place throughout the day. The event closes with a traditional Revels poem and a Christmas tree bonfire. Held the first Sunday in February (Feb. 4)from 2-5. Location TBA

Nighttime Snowshoe Romp

Onion River Outdoors holds this snowshoe romp in Hubbard Park in mid to late January, from 6-8 pm. Snowshoers are invited to follow a half-mile lantern-lit loop through the woods. Starts and ends at the Old Shelter, where a warm fire, hot chocolate and other treats are on offer. Fun, festive, and free! Demo snowshoes available. 

Hubbard Park Spring Egg Hunt

Each year in April, Hubbard Park hosts its very own Spring  Egg Hunt. The open-air hunt for chocolate eggs is open to children ages 10 and under. No dogs allowed.