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NEK Activities

The Northeast Kingdom offers many events and activities to experience and enjoy year-round. Check out the region’s most extensive visitor & business calendar of events

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Welcome to Vermont's Northeast Kingdom!

For those visiting the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont, the Northeast Kingdom Chamber web site is a great resource to find information on attractions, lodging, dining and the region. Recognized in international and national travel guides, the Northeast Kingdom is a wonderful place to visit year-round, whether you want to bike Kingdom Trails, ski Burke Mountain and Jay Peak, shop in our downtowns, swim in our pristine lakes or visit our many museums. We can help you plan a visit to the Northeast Kingdom! The Northeast Kingdom Chamber is your one-stop chamber for information on Vermont's Northeast Kingdom.  The nickname “Northeast Kingdom” was a term coined by beloved U.S. Senator & Governor George Aiken many years ago, in honor of the pastoral and natural beauty of the region.

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The Northeast Kingdom comprises the counties of Caledonia, Essex and Orleans in Vermont's northeast corner.

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The Northeast Kingdom Chamber is the tri-county's largest and only fully staffed chamber, handling travel promotion, community/economic development, legislative/governmental relations, business networking and promotion of regional projects.

The chamber, based out of St. Johnsbury with about 300 members, is conveniently located at the Green Mountain Mall, across from JCPenney.

We believe the best businesses in the Northeast Kingdom are Northeast Kingdom Chamber members.

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NEK Authors Reading: Natalie Kinsey-Warnock and Chris Braithwaite
Date: Wednesday, November 30, 2022
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Renowned children's author Natalie Kinsey-Warnock will read from her brother Leland Kinsey's poetry.

Founder and former publisher of the Barton Chronicle Chris Braithwaite will read from Loudon Young and Daisy Dopp, both of whom were published in the Chronicle.


St. Johnsbury Athenaeum, 1171 Main St, St Johnsbury, VT

Free Movie Night
Date: Friday, December 2, 2022
Time: 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Santa has found time in his busy holiday schedule to visit the library and read a book.  His visit will be followed up with a holiday movie, popcorn and water.
Jones Memorial Library, 1 Water Street, Orleans, VT
Centennial Celebration Auction & Social
Date: Friday, December 2, 2022
Time: 6:00 pm

We are seeking donations and hope you will consider participating in this year's auction.  Contibutions can include an tiem of value, gift certificates, lessons, event tickets, artwork, professional , etc.
Lyndon Institute, 168 Institute Cir, Lyndon Center, VT
Snowmobile Safety Course
Date: Saturday, December 3, 2022
Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

All snowmobilers born after July1, 1983, who are 12 years of age and older, are required by law to take and pass this course in order to drive a snowmachine on Vast Trails.  This course is available in a classrom setting.   The course is now open to anyone of any age but under 12 years will not be certified.  The online version is available for anyone over 12 years old. 
Orleans County Snowmobile Club, 189 Prouty Drive, Newport, VT


Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom is considered one of the most beautiful areas in the state, with much to do year round. Whether you ski, snowmobile, hike, bike, fish or just enjoy the outdoors, the Kingdom is considered one of Vermont’s premier recreational destinations.

Featured Businesses

St. Johnsbury, VT

Let the outside in when you discover Moose River Lake & Lodge Store. A genuine shopping adventure where you can find canoes, Pendleton shirts & blankets, April Cornell and Ibex, both VT clothing companies, french wine and even taxidermy.

Lyndonville, VT

Building Homes Together" Each home is designed and constructed to meet your individual needs and requests to ensure the longevity and comfort you deserve and expect from your home. Looking for a new home, 2nd home, office, cottage, rental, camp.

Jay, VT

Jay Peak is best known for its glade and powder skiing but this 4-season resort is home to an award-winning golf course, skating arena and water park. Stay on property and choose from a wide option of lodging & dining options. Special deals offered.

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