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Sun., September 11 | 10A-3P Bike, stroll, roll, dance and skate along CAR FREE streets on a NEW route from the Old North End to Downtown! Activities, food & family fun for all!

BIKE, STROLL, ROLL, DANCE OR SKATE ALONG CAR-FREE STREETS FROM THE OLD NORTH END TO DOWNTOWN. ACTIVITIES, FOOD AND FAMILY FUN. BURLINGTONVT.GOV / OPENSTREETSBTV FACEBOOK.COM / OPENSTREETSBTV

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ETHAN ALLEN TOWER KEYPERS 5K AND 1-MILE FUN RUN

It’s Just a Run in the Park Sun., October 9 | 9A - 1P | Ethan Allen Park This meandering course makes its way through the park on paved and unpaved trails. It’s a fun and healthy way to enjoy the beauty of this New North End park in its fall splendor. Funds raised from the event contribute to the upkeep and beautification of Ethan Allen Park. Later that day, head over to Leddy Park Beach Bites!

LEDDY PARK BEACH BITES

Sun., October 9 | 2P - 5P | Leddy Park These food truck social events have been SO popular, that we just had to add one more this season! There will be great food, beer garden, music, kids activities and scenic beach views. Bring a blanket and some friends or family for the last picnic in the park!

HALLOWEEN BIKE RIDE

SHARED STREETS NOT SCARED STREETS Sun., October 30 | 1:30P | City Hall Park Join hundreds of riders for the 7th annual rolling Halloween costume party! Parade begins at City Hall Park at 1:30P and the ride departs at 2P, ending at Oakledge Park for the Halloween Howl. Prizes and fun for the family.

HALLOWEEN HOWL

Sun., October 30 | 1P-4:30P | Oakledge Park Come to enjoy a hayride with the family and traverse through the kid-friendly, candy-free, haunted walk. There will be music, games, food, fun, and scary story-telling!

SENIOR HOLIDAY DINNER

Wed., December 14 | 5-8P | Miller Rec. Center Enjoy a festive evening with friends, holiday singing and great food at the annual Holiday Dinner. There is limited seating of 100, so please reserve your spot early (activity code 352303D)! Bus transportation provided from senior housing and centers. No charge for this event, but a donation of a canned good for the COTS organization would be much appreciated. SNOW DATE: Thursday, Dec 15

HOLIDAY SKATING SHOW

Sat., December 17 | 3P | Leddy Ice Arena The annual Holiday ice show features skaters from the local figure skating clubs and skaters from Burlington Parks, Recreation & Waterfront programs. No tickets necessary. Admission by donation, which supports a local non-profit selected by the students!

BRRRLINGTON WINTER BASH

Sat., February 25 | 12P-3P | Miller Center Join us for a winter celebration for kids where it’s all about fun and snow! There will be activities indoors and out, with a bouncy house, music, crafts, sled dog rides, train sets, food, facepainting and games galore!

Hosted Events In Our Parks

These are hosted events in our parks, and are not produced or supported by BPRW. Please contact the event producers for tickets or more information. Events are subject to change or cancellation.

ART HOP

OKTOBERFEST

FIRST NIGHT

September 9-11 | South End www.seaba.com/art-hop

September 22-25 | Waterfront Park www.oktoberfestvermont.com

December 31 | Church Street & Citywide www.firstnightburlington.com

VERMONT PRIDE PARADE AND FESTIVAL

VT INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

February 4 | Waterfront Park www.specialolympicsvermont.org

September 11 | Battery Park www.pridecentervt.org

October 21-29 www.vtiff.org/events

BURLINGTON BOOK FESTIVAL

TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY & SANTA PARADE

September 16-18 www.burlingtonbookfestival.com

GRAND POINT NORTH MUSIC FESTIVAL

September 17-18 | Waterfront Park www.grandpointnorth.com

November 25 | Church Street www.churchstmarketplace.com

SANTA 5K RUN

December 4 | Church Street www.churchstmarketplace.com

PENGUIN PLUNGE

WINTER LIGHTS FESTIVAL

February 3-5 | Church Street www.churchstmarketplace.com

WINTERVALE

February 21 | The Intervale www.intervale.org


BPRW Fall-Winter 2016-17 Recreation Program Guide