Strolling of the Heifers Weekend: June 7,8,9, 2019 in Brattleboro, Vermont
Strolling of the Heifers Weekend 2019 is June 7-8-9, and this year’s theme is FARMERS ARE OUR HEROES! Please follow us on Facebook and check out all the details here. We are still planning for 2019 so please mark your calendars for the dates and check back later!
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WEEKEND ENTERTAINMENT – 2019
We are putting together a great entertainment schedule for 2019!
2019 Culinary Centerpiece: The Great New England Coffee Cakes and Sweet Breads Competition!
FRIDAY, JUNE 7, 2019:
At the River Garden – 157 Main Street AND on the Brattleboro Common at Park Place
Food and craft vendors, entertainment of all kinds, face painting, music and dancing, and fun for all ages. Plus final judging of the Great New England Coffee Cakes & Sweet Breads Competition, Specialty Food & Alcohol Vendors at the River Garden! Bring your appetite!
SATURDAY, JUNE 8, 2019:
The Strolling of the Heifers Parade Brattleboro, VT
10 a.m. sharp, up Main Street. The heifers lead the parade, so don’t be late! NO DOGS, PLEASE!
9 a.m. – 4 p.m., Brattleboro Common and Linden Street. Trained service dogs only, PLEASE!
Dozens of Food Vendors — Dozens of farms and exhibitors —fun and more fun !!
Brattleboro Area Farmers Market (presented by our farming friends) — Western Ave. Brattleboro, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
SUNDAY, JUNE 9, 2019:
9 a.m.-1 p.m., at the Marina Restaurant (off Putney Road, just north of the West River Bridge in Brattleboro)
Vermont’s most challenging dirt road cycling rides — 15, 30 or 60 miles (plus family-friendly 3-mile Round Mountain hike) Beginning and ending at Robb Family Farm, W. Brattleboro. Register here.
Guided tours at five area farms — reservations encouraged!
PLEASE, ONLY TRAINED SERVICE DOGS WILL BE ALLOWED AT THE PARADE OR EXPO! We’re sure your pooch is wonderfully well behaved. But for the safety of the animals and spectators, please leave your dog at home. The farm animals may be spooked by dogs, since they are already in an unfamiliar setting. Thank you.
What if it rains?
All Strolling of the Heifers events are rain or shine! The heifers don’t mind the weather, the farmers are working in all kinds of weather, and we will be honoring and celebrating them this weekend, regardless of weather!