Take the train and spend the day in Burlington exploring shops and restaurants on Church Street, Breweries and Waterfront Park. We offer this trip on two Saturdays during the summer to encourage people to get out and explore the beautiful City of Burlington! See what is happening and get more information from the link below!
Downtown, shoppers can explore a variety of shops that offer unique gifts and items for the home—vintage, antique, modern and homemade, as well as a variety of clothing and accessory stores. Sports and outdoor enthusiasts can find everything they need for athletic apparel and outdoor gear, and book lovers will be right at home at our local book shops. There is something for everyone here being Vermont's #1 designated shopping area.
The variety of restaurants in Burlington is most impressive with 35 dining options on Church Street alone. It is home to international restaurants and American steakhouses, pizzerias and ice cream shops, bakeries, pubs and taverns. A variety that is fit for absolutely whatever your tummy desires. You may also find many dining options right on the Burlington Waterfront with a beautiful view of the lake!
Explore the many art galleries, historical sights, theaters and the Echo Lake Aquarium. Burlington is known for being a city of artistic talent and appreciation. Enjoy the many talented acts and sculptures on Church Street or you may want to rent a bicycle and explore our 8 mile long bike path. See what Burlington has to offer for you and your family.
With brew-pubs, microbreweries, craft brewers specializing in one beer at a time, and larger regional breweries, there is a lot of beer being produced in the state of Vermont. In 2010, Vermont had the most breweries per capita than any other State in the US. We have about 8 breweries in Burlington alone. Spend the afternoon tasting some of Vermont's hand crafted beverages by visiting a local restaurant or take a tour of one of our many breweries.