Congratulations are in order for many Downtown Businesses! 

Church Insurance Company of Vermont - on the completion of the recent expansion and spectacular renovation of their offices at 210 South Street Professional Building.

Anytime Fitness - for their recent renovation and Grand Reopening.

Safford Mills Inn and Café - for being selected by for their "B&B
Innovator of the Year" award! Well deserved recognition.

Lightning Jar Professional Co-working Space - for their Grand Opening scheduled on October 8th.


                         FIRST FRIDAY

Every First Friday during the summer in Downtown Bennington
Stop downtown after work between 5pm and 8pm to enjoy all the shops open late, live entertainment, "Funtastic Fridays" at the Village Chocolate Shoppe, "Fun Fridays" at the Masonic Temple, Art Walk and Gallery Tours, and More. 
Monthly programs available at the Downtown Welcome Center.   

 October 2nd, 5-8pm

College Student Performances
The talented students from all our area colleges will be performing throughout downtown.  Music, performances, spoken word, and more will fill the air as students bring the arts to life on Main Street.  5-8pm   Free

UU Fellowship Hall - "Portraits From Honduras 1992"
Meet Susan Alancraig, photographer, as she shares her life experience through l
arge format black and white photography.  One of her goals is to show the humanity we all share without minimizing the differences in how we live.                     5-8pm  Free 

Masonic Temple - "Tribute to Johnny Cash"
Featuring Harold Ford with Laura Lucy and the Tennessee Two.  7:00pm $20.00 per person  

Oldcastle Theatre - The Lion in Winter and Gallery Exhibit
Play runs through Oct 11. Wed. through Sat. @ 7:30pm, Thurs and Sun @ 2pm. Also enjoy
the lobby gallery exhibit while you are visiting the theatre. 

Village Chocolate Shoppe - Funtastic Fridays 
Always something
exciting for the whole family.         6-8pm

Bringing You Vermont - Family Activities
Make Your Own Candle and enjoy Root Beer Floats 5-8pm



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2015 Downtown Events
click on underlined
ates for more info


Farmers' Market
Market Dates

Fun Fridays
First  Friday of Each Month

Funtastic Fridays
July - October

First Fridays
July - October

Saturday before Halloween
October 24th

Veterans Day Parade
November 11, 11AM

Hometown Holiday
Small Business Saturday
November 28


2016 Downtown Events

St. Patrick's Parade
Sun. after St. Pats Day
March 20

Library Book Sale
First Baptist Church

Vermont Green-Up Day
First Saturday in May
May 7

Mayfest Craft Festival
Memorial Day Weekend
May 28

Summer SOULstice Celebration 

Bennington Bike Nite

Midnight Madness
Third Thursday in July
July 21st 

Hemmings Cruise-Ins
May - August

Benn. Arts Weekend
First Weekend in August
Aug 5-7 

Rock, Rattle, and Drum
10th Annual Pow Wow

Battle Day Parade
Aug 14th 12:00pm


The Better Bennington Corporation
215 South Street
Beautiful Bennington, Vermont 05201

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