Though Stowe may look like a quiet mountain town from the outside, when the mercury rises every year it is quite the opposite! Stowe is filled with a number of fun and exciting festivals all throughout the summer months, and 2018 is shaping up to be no exception! If you’re looking for Stowe VT Events this upcoming summer, here are a few of the exciting festivals you’ll need to make sure to check out:

B3 Fest – Bikes, Brews, & Beats

Each and every year the great people of Stowe, VT come together to celebrate summer with their three favorite B’s: bikes, brews, and beats! Taking place this year from June 29th to July 1st, one of our favorite Stowe VT Events, the B3 fest, will once again kick off the official start of summer in Stowe with an event that is sure to be fun for the entire family. It all starts on Friday with the B3 Fest Block Party, featuring tastings and samples from the area’s finest brewers and artisans, followed by the Critical Mass bike ride throughout Stowe. The party then continues over the weekend with a number of family-friendly events, food, drinks, live music, and so much more! If you’re looking to kick off summer the right way, make sure to check out B3 Fest.

Stowe Hot Air Balloon Festival

This year will see the 31st annual Stowe Balloon Festival take place at the Stoweflake Mountain Resort, and it is an event that is sure to send your spirits soaring! Running from July 6th through the 8th, the three-day event will be jam-packed with live entertainment, delicious food, and a beer and wine garden! Families of all ages and sizes are welcome to attend the event, as there will be a children’s corner available with a number of activities, and you’re also able to reserve hot-air balloon rides so you can experience the event up close and personal. More than 25 hot air balloons will fill the summer sky in celebration, and this is one summer spectacle you truly can’t miss!

Stowe Brewers Festival

Did you know that the quiet little mountain town of Stowe actually holds a tremendous secret? Want to know what it is? Well… you may not know, but Stowe is actually home to some of the finest breweries in all of North America. It’s true! Every single year the best and brightest in Stowe come together for the Stowe Brewers Festival, which this year will be held on August 3rd and 4th at 80 Weeks Hill Road. This annual event celebrates craft brews, wines, spirits & cocktails, and looks to feature over 40 different brewers from around the area. Tickets go fast, so make sure to reserve your spot today!

These are just a few of the happenings going on in Stowe this summer, and if you’re looking to check any of them out, you’re going to need somewhere to stay. Whether you spend a long day taking a hot air balloon ride or taking a scenic bike ride through town, chances are you’ll be exhausted and will need a place that’s warm, inviting, and feel just like home to recharge. Stowe Country Homes is the premier rental property company in all of Stowe and has a number of incredible rental properties available all throughout the area. So what are you waiting for? Check out all of the amazing Stowe summer rentals we have available for you and your family today, and if you have questions or want to reserve your spot, don’t hesitate to contact us.