Holiday Events


Enjoy downtown Montpelier this holiday season! Avoid the traffic and hassles of the mall and head toward the festive glow of our historic downtown. Enjoy fun events and shop at our dozens of locally-owned retailers, with gift options you can't find anywhere else. With free parking for the holidays, we make it easy for you to Shop Local this holiday season!

Downtown Montpelier - Flannel Friday

Flannel Friday
A cozier way to shop.
Friday, November 23

Shop locally and get great deals at Montpelier stores. Don't forget to wear your flannel! If you're spotted by the Flannel Fairies, you can win gift certificates to downtown businesses! The Savoy will offer a free screening of Miracle on 34th Street at 10am! 

Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday
Support Montpelier's independently owned businesses.  
Saturday, November 24

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Cider Monday
Monday, November 26

Downtown businesses offer free cider while you shop, courtesy of Cold Hollow Cider Mill, and the Donut Dude churns out fresh cider donuts (first hundred orders free courtesy of Montpelier Alive)!


Home for the Holidays
Saturday, December 8, 10am-2pm

Celebrate the holidays in downtown Montpelier with wagon rides, holiday cookie decorating, and Santa! More info TBA.