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Strolling of the Heifers 2018 - Expired Event

Location 157 Main Street
Brattleboro, VT 05301
Dates
June 01, 2018 - June 03, 2018 - CONFIRMED!
Description: A weekend of fun and education for the whole family, built around the world-famous, agriculturally-themed Strolling of the Heifers Parade. Come down to Brattleboro's historic Main Street on Saturday, June 2!
2018 Parade theme: MAY THE FARMS BE WITH YOU
The parade kicks off at 10 am sharp with scores of lovable heifer calves, groomed, decorated and led by future farmers. The heifers are followed by farm animals, bands, tractors, floats, clowns and surprises.
Follow the parade crowd to the 11-acre Slow Living Expo for food, entertainment, animals, tractors, music and family fun, plus demonstrations, craft show and exhibits related to our mission of farm and food innovation.
And that's not all: Stroll Weekend starts Friday night, June 1 with our Street Festival featuring a culinary competition, Gallery Walk, music, food, fun and dancing. On Sunday, June 3, enjoy our Famous Farmers Breakfast, the cycling Tour de Heifer and the Farm Tour.
Always rated one of Vermont's Top 10 Summer Events! Visit our website for the full weekend schedule!
Contact nameAnne Latchis
Phone8022460982
Event Websitewww.strollingoftheheifers.com
Show hoursFri 5:30-8:30, Sat 9-4 Sun 9-4
Public Admission PriceFree
Year #18
EntertainmentParade Street festival 10 bands at 3 stages NECCA circus performance
ActivitiesGoat Olympics Human Foosball Lots of heifers to play with!
Art/Craft Space
price
$60-$600, sliding scale


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Maps and Directions (from Google Maps)
From North: Interstate 91

Take Exit 1, Brattleboro
At the end of the ramp turn left; you are now on Route 5 / Canal Street. On parade day, for shuttle bus parking, turn right at the first light to high school parking areas. See shuttle info above.
OR: Travel 1.2 miles toward downtown Brattleboro. Observe parade day downtown parking restrictions listed above.
From West: Vermont Route 9

After entering Brattleboro on parade day, look for our shuttle parking lots with signage in West Brattleboro, on the right at Green Mountain Chapel and Living Memorial Park. See shuttle info above.
OR: Continue on Route 9 into downtown Brattleboro. Observe parade day downtown parking restrictions listed above.
From South: Interstate 91

Take Exit 1, Brattleboro
At the end of the ramp turn right; you are now on Route 5 / Canal Street. On parade day, for shuttle bus parking, turn right at the first light (Fairgrounds Rd.) to high school parking areas. See shuttle info above.
OR: Travel 1.2 miles toward downtown Brattleboro. Observe parade day downtown parking restrictions listed above.
From East: Route 9 NH

Cross over the Connecticut River from Chesterfield to Brattleboro
Go half-way around the traffic circle and onto Route 91 South
Proceed to Exit 1 or 2, follow directions above under North (for Exit 1) or West (for Exit 2).
From East: Route 119 NH

Cross over the Connecticut River from Hinsdale to Brattleboro
You are now in downtown Brattleboro. Observe parade day downtown parking restrictions listed above.
OR: For shuttle parking, follow route 5 South (Canal Street) about 1 mile, turn left on Fairgrounds Rd. to high school parking areas.
For ended craft show, fairs and festivals, please go to our archive page.