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Looking for a new way to celebrate Dad for Father’s Day? From live music to food to car shows, we’ve found all types of events to choose from.

Check out these local opportunities for the Dad you have!

For the Dad Who Loves Music

Southern Vermont Rockin’ Concert Series
June 11-August 9, 2016
Doors open at 5:00pm
Riley Rink at Hunter Park
Manchester Center, VT

Enjoy classic rock tributes under the stars with bands like Eaglemania and The B-Street Band.

The Meeting House on the Green
Starline Rhythm Boys
June 10 at 7pm
53 School Street, East Fairfield
Enter to Win 2 Tickets here.

A series of summer concerts featuring a variety of local artists. Check out the list of performances, here.

Snow Farm Vineyard Concert Series
Every Thursday, June-September
West Shore Road, South Hero

Picnicking begins at 5pm with music starting at 6:30pm.

For the Dad Who Loves the Outdoors

Switchback Bike for the Lake
June 18, 2016
Starts at Knight Point State Park

Learn more about the event here.

Missisquoi Valley Rail Trail
Open Year-Round
26.4 miles from St. Albans to Richford

Take a walk or bike ride with Dad! The trail is also wheelchair accessible. Learn more here!

Craft Beer Relay
June 11, 2016
Jay Peak Resort
Jay, VT

A four-person, 5k relay race that also features a beer festival with food and music.

For the Dad Who Loves Food

Northwest Farmer’s Market

Every Saturday
Taylor Park, Downtown St. Albans

Explore local farmers and vendors from Franklin County. Eat Fresh. Buy Local.

For the Dad Who Loves History

Vermont Historic Roadside Markers
Available to Do Year-Round

Explore Vermont and discover these roadside markers, posted at historically important locations throughout the state. Make a goal with Dad to road trip to as many new markers as possible and learn the rich history of the state. Find the locations of the markers here and start planning your day.

Vermont African American Heritage Trail

Take a trip around Vermont to discover its African-American history through museums, exhibits, and tours. Check out the guide to the trail here.

For the Dad Who Loves Cars

Pine Cone Snack Bar Car Shows
July 14th, 2016
1692 Rte. 105 Richford, VT

Stop by the Pine Cone for a car show and dinner! Snack on burgers, fries, seafood, milkshakes and more while checking out some classic cars.

For the Dad Who Loves Sports

Vermont Gold Tournaments
June 6-October 3, 2016

Come out and watch a professional golf tournament with your dad. Tournaments are hosted at various locations around Vermont. Click here for a complete tournament schedule.

Lake Monsters Baseball Games

Take Dad out for a day at the ballpark! Click here for the Lake Monsters game schedule.