See & Do

From a village stroll to an all-out exhilarating hike, bike, paddle, or ski, Waterbury provides grounds for year-round activities and adventures.

Eat & Drink

Mix a strong beer culture with some farm-fresh food and you have the recipe for a memorable visit to Vermont's destination for food and beverage lovers.

Stay & Visit

Whether you are coming to the area for outdoor adventures, a romantic retreat, or business, you will find the perfect place to rest and relax after a full day of fun.



All roads lead to ADVENTURE

Discover Waterbury, a place for once-in-a-lifetime experiences! Whether you are visiting for an afternoon or a week, your perfect vacation starts here. Located along the eastern fold of the Green Mountains, the scenic Green Mountain Byway, Mad River Byway, and Interstate 89 converge in Waterbury, making it the ideal hub for exploration. Waterbury is a place of dynamic experiences, with easy access from Stowe, Montpelier, Burlington, and the Mad River Valley.

We may be small, but our attractions, accommodations, dining, and shopping are mighty. Our natural environment is an ever-changing backdrop for outdoor activities, including several state parks with outstanding opportunities for hiking and paddling. Waterbury is also one of the best bike towns in Vermont, with acclaimed trail networks and après activities.

Waterbury is home to Ben & Jerry's, Cold Hollow Cider Mill, Prohibition Pig, and other favorites for locals and visitors alike. Both in the historic downtown and beyond, there are many other great independent shops, restaurants, and artist studios. With award-winning farm-to-table dining, local craft breweries, and eclectic stores, there is something in Waterbury for everyone to enjoy!

Upcoming Events

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Wine Tasting

May 27th

04:00 pm to 07:00 pmThe Wine Vault

The Wine Vault offers weekly wine tastings on Fridays. All tastings include a diverse selection of wines from around the world and close to home. Most wines are from small batch wineries that take care and pride in their wine making. The Wine Vault carries a large selection of biodynamic, organic, and natural wine, as well as port, cigars, and chocolates.

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Waterbury Adventure Challenge - Opening Day!

May 27th

All DayWaterbury

The Waterbury Adventure Challenge is a unique, interactive experience, where players solve a series of puzzles and riddles while exploring Waterbury! The challenge starts on May 27 and participants can work to solve the clues on their own schedule through Indigenous Peoples' Day (October 11), with chances to win hundreds of dollars in prizes throughout. The Waterbury Adventure Challenge cannot be completed in a day, so participants are encour ...

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Red Poppy Cakery Grand Opening Events

May 27th

05:30 pm to 02:00 pm1 Elm Street Waterbury

We are FINALLY ready to celebrate our new space with you next weekend!

Check out our line up of events:
Friday 5-5:30 ribbon cutting with Revitalizing Waterbury and stay for free petite cupcakes afterwards while supplies last!

On Saturday 4-6 we will have a pop up for walk-in cake shopping while supplies last

And Sunday you can grab a ticket for our FIRST cake decorating class in the space putting ...

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Financial Literacy Seminar #2: Five Money Questions for Women

May 31st

05:30 pm to 06:30 pmBridgeside Books

Women face unique financial circumstances. Join our friend and financial advisor Mike Kiessling from Edward Jones to learn why a strong financial strategy is vital and how to ensure your financial strategy fits your lifestyle and needs. During this presentation, we explore five critical money questions for women.

It's never too early or late to start building or to build upon your financial IQ.

This event is FREE.

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Empanada Pop - Up

June 1st

05:00 pm to 08:00 pm29 Stowe St #1, Waterbury Village Historic District, VT 05676

Empanada Pop - Up events every Wednesday from 5PM - 8PM. You can pre-order by email at: [email protected] or by text message at (802) 595 0501. We also take walk - ins for those who aren't able to pre-order before Wednesday's.

We are offering a special Holiday Menu from November 20th - January 2nd beside our Pop - Up Menu (see attached image). They will be made by order. Orders should be placed 5 days prior from pi ...

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Waterbury Farmers Market

June 2nd

04:00 pm to 07:00 pmRusty Parker Memorial Park

With fresh fruits and veggies, delicious prepared meals, handmade art and jewelry, wellness services and products, and so much more, the Waterbury Farmers Market has something for everyone! Stop by Rusty Parker Memorial Park every Thursday 4-7 pm from May 26-September 8. Shop the market, pick up dinner, then head to the other side of the park to enjoy the Concerts in the Park (running June 2-August 25).

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