Illuminate Vermont

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Mitten hands wrapped around hot drinks. Warm the heart and soul; stroll the open air market, listen to live music. Twinkling white lights, snowflakes, fireworks, night sky.  A magical evening for all highlighting Vermont artists!

Friday, December 16, 4 PM - 8 PM
Saturday, December 17, 4 PM - 8 PM

180 Market Street, South Burlington, Vermont


Be part of a new, free winter festival in the heart of South Burlington’s growing downtown.  Support local artists, artisans, and food producers. Attractions include a setting of winter lights on Market Street, unique handmade products, local artisan food, hot beverages and food trucks, live music and other performances.



Illuminate Vermont is a free event to be enjoyed by individuals, friends, and families! All items for sale must be Vermont artisan products and may include:
•    Handmade crafts/gift items
•    Vermont produced consumables for tasting and purchase for home/gifts
•    Specialty prepared foods or beverages for consumption onsite (any vendors of alcoholic drinks must have all required Vermont liquor licenses)
•    Original, unique art
For more information, see the Illuminate Vermont Vendor Application 


This outdoor event provides amazing opportunities for your organization to get in front of thousands of new customers in Vermont and from Montreal to Boston. Support local artists, artisans, and food producers in meeting new devotees. Help build our Vermont community!
Illuminate Vermont sponsorship opportunities range from $25,000 (presenting) to $500.  All sponsorship gifts are tax deductible to the amount permissible by law.


Volunteers are welcomed and needed. If you, your family, a group of friends or even a company group would like to volunteer, we would welcome your help.
Please fill and return out the volunteer application.

Thank you to our partners!

Agency of Commerce and Community Development
City of South Burlington
Kestrel Coffee Roasters
Larkin Hospitality
Delta Hotels by Marriott Burlington & Duke's Public House