Burlington Vermont 05401
Battery Park was the scene of a British-American battle in 1812. The Battery has some 13 embrasures and was built by Lt. Sylvester Churchill upon the bluff where Battery Park is now. The park offers scenic views and free concerts in the summer months.
Other History nearby:
(Elizabethtown) Adirondack History Center
(Burlington) Battery Park
(Addison) D.A.R. John Strong Mansion
(Burlington) Ethan Allen Homestead
(Basin Harbor) Lake Champlain Maritime Museum
(Lake Placid) Lake Placid/N Elba Historical Soc Museum
12/08 Coming to The Burlington area
Taste of the Valley Plymouth NH March21 Experience all of your favorite local flavors. Several restaurants from the region will be there hoping to win your vote in the "Best in Show" competition.
Green Mountain Film Festival Montpelier VT March22-31 Culture reigns at the Green Mountain Film Festival, featuring powerful programming on a wide range of subjects, interesting and often unexpected guests, and a convivial atmosphere.
Vermont Maple Festival St Albans VT April26-28 Pancake breakfast and maple buffet, the annual “Sap Run” race, exhibits and sugarhouse tours, antiques, crafts, cooking demonstrations, youth talent, fiddlers’ shows, and a Grand Parade featuring teen “Maple Ambassadors.”
Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor Manchester NH March17-May5 A display at the Currier Museum of Art shows the striking duality of deadly weaponry and artistic beauty from the Samurai culture of centuries past.
New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Festival Deerfield NH May11-12 Each year the New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Festival lines up a wide variety of presenters to help educate the public on everything sheep or wool related. Your family can take advantage of the many activities taking place throughout the weekend.
Hebron Fair Hebron NH July27 Over 100 craftsmen, pony rides, children's games, rummage, lunch with homemade baked bread, silent auction, on the picturesque Hebron Common.