The village of Stowe is a festive place to come December. With a village full of local shops, there's plenty to do to get in the holiday spirit. From wine tastings to candy cane making classes, you'll find fun holiday events in Stowe to celebrate the season. When you're on a lark this holiday season, enjoy these festive holiday events in Stowe. The hot tub at our Stowe boutique hotel Field Guide will be waiting to warm you up after these holiday events in Stowe.
Candy Cane Demonstration at Laughing Moon Chocolates | 78 South Main St, Stowe | (802) 253-9591
This chocolate shop demonstrates how to make candy canes every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday through December 23rd from 11am-1pm. Watch as the candy makers stretch, roll, and shape the boiled sugar into these iconic holiday treats. If you'd like to get in on the action, you can make your own candy cane, in a variety of flavors including maple, for $6. Afterwards, enjoy your handmade treat as you do some light gift shopping in the village.
Ugly Sweater Party at Von Trapp Brewing | 1333 Luce Hill Rd, Stowe | (802) 253-5750
Pack your "ugly" holiday sweater to join the fun at Von Trapp Brewing on December 12th. The brewery is known for its German-style lagers, but because it's in Vermont, there's plenty of hoppy beers too. Your first beer comes with a Von Trapp koozy during the Ugly Sweater party, and the brewery is also hosting a toy drive that night. If you can't make the party, the beer hall is a festive place to visit during the holiday season, with large communal tables and delicious soft pretzels.
Skating with Santa at Stowe Arena | 350 Park St, Stowe | (802) 253-3054
Take the family or indulge your inner child at this Saturday afternoon event in December. On December 15th and 22nd, from 3:30-5pm, skate with Santa at this indoor arena. Enjoy seasonal treats, share your holiday wish list, and of course get plenty of pictures with Santa. The holidays are a great time to visit Stowe!