Moonlight Madness VSECU


photo by Richardson Photography

See you on Friday, October 22, 2021 for amazing entertainment, delectable dining, and some of the best downtown deals of the year!

Most stores will offer sales all day with extended hours, and we'll have great downtown entertainment from 5-9pm.

Masks are required for all event attendees, regardless of vaccination status, both indoors and out.


City Hall Plaza: 

  • 4:45pm: The Raven, Kim Bent, Lost Nation Theater
  • 5-5:45pm: Magicians Without Borders
  • 5:50-6:15pm Her Majesty's Secret Circus
  • 6:30-7:30pm Tom "Banjo" Azarian Music and Crankie  
  • 7:30pm: Brass Balagan 
  • 8pm: The Raven, Kim Bent, Lost Nation Theater

Around Town:

  • 5-9pm: Naosha LeStat, poi spinner
  • 5-7pm: Tim Jennings, Button Accordion 
  • 6-8pm: Shidaa, African drumming
  • Brass Balagan

Dining Specials

  • The North Branch Café: Discounts on select bottles and glasses of organic, biodynamic and sustainable wines all day Friday. 
  • Sarducci’s: Free chocolate mousse with a receipt from any downtown store. 

Great Deals & Events

  • Alla Vita: 20% off all Oils & Vinegars on Friday, 7am-9pm and Saturday, 10am-4pm
  • Alpenglow Fitness: Get a 10 pack for $125, a $35 savings! Or, get a 20 pack for $240, an $80 savings! (All packs have 6 month expirations.)
  • Althea's Attic Boutique: 20% off Storewide -- includes sale and consignment -- Friday, 10am-9pm
  • AroMed Essentials: 10% to 40% off storewide on Friday 
  • Artisans Hand: 10% off storewide all day Friday, plus a raffle for a $50 gift certificate.
  • Bailey Road: Buy one get one 40% off all day Friday 
  • Bear Pond Books: 20% off all new books, gifts, games, puzzles and stationery on Friday, 10am-9pm
  • Capital Kitchen: 20% off online only all day Friday, no code required. 
  • Capitol Grounds: Open until 4pm. Buy any bag of specialty coffee and receive 40% OFF a ceramic or travel mug of your choice! 
  • Capitol Stationers: 20% off Storewide all day long Friday 
  • Delish, Montpelier's Sweet Shop: 20% off all large truffles all day Friday. 
  • Guy's Farm and Yard: 25% off wild bird feeders and 25% off fall bulbs. Open Friday, 8am-6pm. 
  • Minikin: 10% off storewide (including extra 10% on sale) and a gift card raffle on Friday.  
  • Notion Fabric & Craft: 20% off storewide all-day Friday, excluding sewing machines and irons
  • Onion River Outdoors: 20% off storewide (some exclusions apply) on Friday, 10am - 9pm. 
  • Pink Shutter Floral Design: 20% off all florals & houseplants all day Friday!
  • Rebel Heart: 20% off store wide all day Friday
  • Roam Vermont: 20% off store wide (excluding Birkenstock, Blundstone, and Patagonia) on Friday, 5-9pm.
  • Splash Naturals: 20% off Storewide Friday (plus gift giveaways), Saturday & Sunday
  • Susan Calza Gallery: Free artist postcards and chocolate kisses to the first 20 people between 4-7pm…in conjunction with the current exhibition “Becoming Nothing: the artwork of Gerard Rinaldi
  • The Book Garden: 10% off store wide excluding items already discounted
  • The Cheshire Cat: 20% off storewide plus 50% off original price rack and Final Sale Rack with deeply discounted prices. Sale  will run all day Friday (open until 6pm) and Saturday. 
  • The Drawing Board: 20% off All Art supplies, Friday, 10am-9pm 
  • The Getup Vintage: 20% off storewide, free candy, and a chance to win 40% or 50% off entire purchase, all day Friday
  • The Quirky Pet: The Quirky Pet is proud to host the young entrepreneurs of Bellcate School in Essex for a meet/greet/sample. Students in special education at Bellcate School mix, bake, package, label, and distribute their Bellcate School Dog Treats. This how they portray their products: "We are a lifestyle brand rooted in social and environmental awareness.  We cultivate organic relationships and products that are authentic and inspiring." Stop in and give these enterprising youth a warm Montpelier welcome! (They will be in the QP from 5:00-9:00).
  • Zutano Outlet Store: 20% off storewide sale, Friday, 12-8pm.