Top 20 Vermont Events
AUG. 28-SEPT. 6: ESSEX JUNCTION, Champlain Valley Fair. Celebrate agriculture at the Champlain Valley Exposition fairgrounds, with circus acts, shopping, great food, blue-ribbon competitions, animals, concerts, and more. This year’s highlight event is a performance by country-music superstar Keith Urban (Sept. 4). 802-878-5545; cvexpo.org
SEPT. 4-5: BENNINGTON, Garlic & Herb Festival. An event with the slogan “Vermont Stinks!” is bound to be fun. Celebrate this glorious bulb in all its odorous forms, including ice cream, jelly, dips, dressings, salsas, even hot dogs and margaritas. Plus a hay maze and planting, growing, braiding, and harvesting lectures. 802-447-3311; lovegarlic.com
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