is open for business!
We invite you to walk the streets of Downtown Bennington, breathe the fresh mountain air and enjoy all of our downtown amenities! Whether you are looking for a book, piece of western artwork, need a Vermont souvenir, or want to grab a bite to eat, you will discover an array of casual and fine dining restaurants, art galleries, unique retail shops, and breweries for all your outdoor adventures and much more!
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Better Bennington Corporation
A COMMUNITY OF PASSIONATE BUSINESSES
The Better Bennington Corporation (BBC) and its members are dedicated to preserving the history and charm of our community, supporting small businesses, building collaborative marketing campaigns, and hosting signature events each year. BBC membership is open for businesses and building owners located in the historic district in downtown Bennington, VT.
DataArts at SMU’s National Center for Arts Research released its sixth annual Arts Vibrancy Index, which ranks more than 950 communities across the country.
We are pleased to share with you that Bennington, VT has ranked in the list of top 10 most arts vibrant small communities (areas with population less than 100,000 people).