Posted on: July 22nd, 2010 by Patti Eddington
Mystery Writers of America
On Wednesday July 21, Ken Wishnia will lead a series of talks as part of the Season of Mystery in Bennington, Vermont. This event is free to public and will be held at 7:00pm at Mt Anthony Country Club just around the corner from the Bennington Battle Monument. This event includes a lecture, book signing and reception with a cash bar. Remember to order the signature Mystery Martinis.
Come and meet this award winning mystery writer whose work includes 22 Shades of Black, Soft Money, Red House and most recently his latest release The Fifth Servant.
Please stay tuned for the next Mystery Writers Book Receptions on August 25 Nancy Means Wright and September 29th E. J. Wagner. Bennington Vermont…a season of Mystery!
Posted on: June 7th, 2010 by Patti Eddington
Vermont Arts Exchange does it again
On Sunday June 20 (Father’s Day), Vermont Arts Exchange presents live music and family fun with the Electric Junkyard Gamelon.
The group has created their own instruments and its musical performance in North Bennington Vermont on Sunday June 20th at 2pm promises to be entertaining for all ages.The Vermont Arts Exchange is just around the corner from our Vermont bed and breakfast and offers a variety of art programs and concerts throughout the year.
Join us this summer for a great Vermont getaway and don’t forget VAE’s basement music series – a wonderful series of live music in a coffee house setting here in charming North Bennington Village, Vermont.
Posted on: May 28th, 2010 by Patti Eddington
Bennington Mayfest 2010 – 25th Anniversary - Bennington Vermont
Planning a Vermont getaway. Join us for Mayfest, Vermont’s largest juried arts & crafts festival to be held in downtown Bennington Vermont on Saturday May 29, 2010. Artisans and specialty food vendors come from all over to participate in Vermont’s premiere spring kickoff event. Mayfest takes place on the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend every year. Mayfest artisans or their family members create and design all wares sold. In 2009 over 12,000 people attended.
The recent addition of over 10 live entertainment venues took the event to a new level adding excitement and turning Mayfest into a day-long event.
In downtown Bennington Vermont, Main Street becomes a pedestrian only thoroughfare for Mayfest; the street will be filled with fantastic artisans and entertainers.
Mayfest plays host to some of the finest jewelers, potters and art displays that can be seen anywhere in New England. In addition to quality crafters you will find many of the area’s fine non-profit organizations.
Escape to Vermont and enjoy Mayfest in Downtown Bennington in 2010 or 2011. Bed and breakfast getaway packages available.
Posted on: May 7th, 2010 by Patti Eddington
Destination North Bennington Vermont
Vermont Arts Exchange in North Bennington hosts its last show of the season’s Basement Music Series. One of the top shows of last year, Ethan Lipton and his Orchestra, returns this Sat. May 8th! Truly a great act, a unique blend of exceptional musical talent, wise lyrics and humor. This small coffee house setting offers an intimate evening of live music in a former North BenningtonVermont factory turned art space by Matthew Perry & Patricia Pedreira. Ethan Lipton and his Orchestra offers a great way to spend Saturday night in Southern Vermont.
North Bennington also offers live entertainment at Kevin’s Sports Pub and Restaurant on weekends. Kevin’s is just three buildings north of Eddington House bed and breakfast. It’s also a great place to grab a bite before the show at VAE. Or you might sit out on the deck at Pangaea Lounge, another great dining establishment, just steps from the inn.
One of the beauties of North Bennington Vermont is that it is an easy walk from our bed and breakfast to dinner at your choice of restaurants and you also can select from two venues of live entertainment…all in this quaint Vermont village.