Ghoulish Getaway Package in Stowe will Delight Halloween Lovers

Haunted places in Stowe promise a spook-tacular time for all this Halloween season.


Why settle for the chills and thrills of a horror movie marathon or yet another costume party when you can see real haunted places all across Stowe? The Ghoulish Getaway Package in Stowe comes with everything you need to delight your inner child, and you may even find yourself taking a quick peek under the bed after finishing up your tour.

With so many historic sites and places located around the city, it is not surprising that the area is home to so many haunted hot spots. Taking a tour lets you get up close to some of the most haunted locations and may even result in you going home with a few stories of your own. Stowe Lantern Tours take you all around town and provide you with your very own lantern to get a better look at haunted hotels, restaurants, homes and businesses. What could be spookier than a haunted tour by lantern on a dark and chilling night?

If you want to experience the ultimate excitement this Halloween season, book a Halloween hotel package in Stowe here at the Green Mountain Inn. Every person who stays with us receives a free box of homemade Halloween candy, and you don't even need to say, "Trick or treat!"

Our Halloween hotel package also comes with a trip to a local pumpkin patch where you can pick out your own pumpkin to take back home with you and carve it into a jack-o'-lantern masterpiece. Start your day off right with a full country breakfast downstairs before taking a tour of Stowe. Our Halloween package comes with everything you need for a fun-filled getaway this October, including candy, pumpkins and maybe even some chills and thrills.

Now is the Time to Plan Your Holiday Dinners at the Green Mountain Inn

Put aside the stress of cooking for the whole family and host your holiday dinners at the Main Street Dining Room

Between the casual fine dining of the Whip Bar & Grill and the down-home feel of Main Street Dining Room, guests are finding plenty of reasons to dine on the premises at the Green Mountain Inn. The Main Street Dining Room projects an ambiance of a New England village from its fireplace and hardwood floors to the antique dumbwaiter. You'll find the food is as hearty as the atmosphere, from a traditional Vermont country breakfast loaded with homemade baked goods and all the fixings to afternoon tea and cookies to keep yourself fueled between lunch and dinnertime.

Holiday Meal
Main Street Dining Room is so warm and cozy that it might as well be home, and plenty of visitors have discovered the appeal of holiday dinners at the Green Mountain Inn. The Thanksgiving menu at the Green Mountain Inn features a blend of local favorites and Thanksgiving traditions from maple bourbon glazed ham to New England clam and corn chowder. Browse the Christmas menu at the Green Mountain Inn to find a selection that similarly spins classic comfort food with culinary creativity. Indulge yourself on a holiday favorite like slow roasted prime rib of beef, or explore something different with our mushroom ravioli. A decadent candy cane cheesecake makes a great cap to a holiday meal. Ring in the beginning of a new year with the New Year's Eve menu at the Green Mountain Inn, a four-course prix fixe menu specially made for the season, and finish it off with drinks at the Whip Bar & Grill.

We hope you will join us for a holiday dinner at the Green Mountain Inn. People are already calling to make reservations, so give us call soon, because it's a good time to get plans made.

Stowe Restaurant Week Brings out the Best in Vermont

Restaurant Week in Stowe Vermont combines local ingredients with culinary skill to provide a week long celebration of flavor

Long known for its excellent ski slopesRestaurant Week in Stowe
and natural beauty, Stowe is quickly gaining fame in the world of gastronomy with Stowe Restaurant Week, an extravaganza of the taste buds that pays tribute to the produce of Vermont's fertile valleys and the creativity of local chefs. Providing imaginative menus that highlight the finest seasonal ingredients, such as Vermont's famous sharp cheddar cheese, late summer vegetables, apple-smoked bacon, and maple-barbecued meats, guests are treated to an array of delectable dishes from the area's finest eateries.

Many of the meals being offered are divided into three price groups that include starters or soups, a main entree, and a delicious dessert. For Prix Fixe meals Stowe provides excellent value, allowing guests to sample cuisine in the $15, $25, or $35 price groups. More than a dozen restaurants are participating, and their menus include Irish-themed pub meals, Mexican classics, New England seafood dishes, and Italian favorites. Another way to take full advantage of the festivities is by purchasing a VIP Pass for Stowe Restaurant Week, which offers an additional 10 percent off of items purchased from local retail shops participating in the event. Visitors can use their discount to stock up on locally made items, ski gear, and souvenirs.

Take a break from all the excitement by visiting the Green Mountain Inn. It's the perfect way to enjoy the peaceful, idyllic mountain surroundings of this charming and historic town. The Inn was built in 1833 and distills the spirit of Stowe with period furnishings, antique detailing, and a range of amenities. Enjoy a soothing massage in the spa or work up an appetite in the Inn's pool. The bucolic surroundings and luxurious extras will ensure a vacation that is relaxing and restful.

The Stowe Foliage Arts Festival Is Back!

Celebrate alluring fall foliage in Stowe with art at this annual festival.

Stowe Foliage Arts Festival
At the peak brilliance of fall foliage, the 31st annual Stowe Foliage Arts Festival will be returning October 9 to 11. The gorgeously hued backdrop of the historic town is rivaled only by over 150 artists and artisans exhibiting fine arts and crafts for you to explore. Spend the day mingling with the featured artists while you shop for fine art, home décor, sculptures, photography, kitchenware and unique gifts for your loved ones.

Indulge in vast array of local specialty foods, including grass-fed burgers, organic wood-fired pizza, sweet potato fries, tacos, lobster rolls, grilled cheese paninis, pulled pork, soups, salads and plenty more. The Vermont Beer, Cheese and Sausage tent will be making its fourth annual appearance at the fall festival in Stowe, serving craft Vermont beer alongside locally produced cheese and sausage.

The Stowe Events Field will be hosting live music throughout the festival. This year's lineup includes Spencer Lewis, Storm Cats, Contois School of Music and Brent McCoy. The festival will be held rain or shine under sizable Camelot tents heated for a cozy shopping experience.

To enjoy lodging near the festival, book a room or luxury suite for the weekend at the Green Mountain Inn. The hotel is conveniently located on Stowe's Main Street just a short distance from the Stowe Foliage Arts & Crafts Festival. Each room offers unique accommodations and a wide range of amenities to ensure that your hours spent away from the festivities are a pleasant experience. The Green Mountain Inn offers a year-round heated outdoor pool and dining at the historic Whip Bar & Grill where you can dive into rich New England cuisine and refreshing microbrews in a friendly setting.

Don't Miss the Stowe Oktoberfest October 2-4

This German festival in Stowe is one of the biggest fall events in Vermont.

Stowe Oktoberfest
Come be a part of one of the top fall events in Vermont at the 19th Annual Stowe Oktoberfest, held October 2-4. This family-friendly festival celebrates the heritage and culture of German-Americans and Vermont history. It will be conveniently located at the Stowe Events Field, but you may feel like you've stepped into an actual Bavarian village.

This annual harvest celebration is presented by the Rotary Club of Stowe. You can enjoy a weekend filled with great food and fun while supporting a good cause. A percentage of all proceeds will go to benefit the Friends of Stowe Adaptive Sports, which helps make it possible for those with physical handicaps to participate in recreational sports and activities.

The fall festival kicks off Friday evening with live music and dancing and welcomes back to the stage one of Stowe's favorite local bands, the Sugardaddies. Start Saturday's celebration with the Oktoberfest Grand Parade Stowe. The parade will feature local marching bands, floats and classic cars. It all begins in the village of Stowe and ends right in the middle of the festivities at the events field. Enjoy a bratwurst, sauerkraut and refreshing Vermont-brewed beer while listening to authentic German oompah bands and a live yodeler. With activities including a sing-a-long and silent auction, along with pumpkin decorating and bouncy houses, there will be something for everyone.

If you are looking for a place to stay while enjoying the festival, come visit us at the historic Green Mountain Inn for a cozy Vermont getaway. Located in the heart of Stowe, you will enjoy the serenity of Vermont while still staying close to all the action.

Stowe Theatre Guild's A Midsummer Night's Dream: The 40's Musical Coming this Fall

The Town Hall Theatre in Stowe is getting set for a twist on Shakespeare's madcap comedy this fall.

We can't wait for the upcoming theatre production of an adaption of Shakespeare's brilliant play. Artistic Director Don Wright gives it an American twist, and he and Music Director Ashley O’Brien have collaborated on the songs.

Stowe Theatre Guild's A Midsummer Night's Dream: The 40's Musical

Stowe Theatre GuildAckley Memorial Building in Stowe
Thursdays through Saturdays, September 24 through October 10!

Shakespeare's play is madcap to begin with, but this production promises to bring the zaniness to new heights. It is set in Athens, Indiana, after World War II, and the conflict brews over who will reign supreme in the diner world. You can expect Oberon and Titania to scorch the stage with their battles, and Puck won't miss a chance to cause mayhem!

On Thursdays and Fridays the curtain rises at 8 p.m., and there are two shows on Saturdays. The earlier showing starts at 2 p.m., and the second show opens at 8 p.m. The Guild is a volunteer, non-profit organization, and it has been an important cultural contributor to the area for over 50 years. Your family will enjoy taking part in this wonderful tradition.

We are excited to see another community theatre event in Stowe getting ready to light up the area with some great comedy and music! We invite you to start your evening off with some fabulous food and drinks here at the Green Mountain Inn. The Whip Bar & Grill is the perfect place to stop after the show.

The Green Mountain Inn couldn't offer theatre-goers any more of a convenient location; the production is right across the street! September and October are prime times to see the brilliant fall colors in the mountains, so book your accommodations soon. You might even want to roast S'mores by the fire pit, on a crisp Stowe evening.

Enjoy Our Fall Brilliance Package for Savings in Stowe!

Fall colors are spectacular in historic Stowe, even more vibrant when enjoyed from the comfort of our historic Main Street Inn.

Fall Foliage in Stowe

Where should one go, and when is the best time to see the leaves change in Vermont? Stowe, Vermont, is known around the world as one of the best places for enjoyment of autumn's colors. Now is the time to arrange for your autumn color enjoyment, before the vibrancy is gone.

Stowe is a quintessentially classic New England village. From September through close to Halloween, it is the best time to view fall foliage in Stowe. During this time, you can witness nature's most complete array of fall colors exhibited by a wide variety of trees. Maples, red oak, gum, hickory, birch, elm, redbud, sumac, poplar, and sourwood trees all display their most vibrant dressings for the pleasure of visitors.

Stowe sits at the base of Vermont's highest peak, Mt. Mansfield. All around Mt. Mansfield are hiking trails, rivers, and old growth forests to explore during the crisp, cool days of fall. Hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, canoeing, fishing, climbing, and other sports await those who enjoy being outside in this most glorious of seasons in New England.

For over a century, people have flocked to witness fall foliage in Stowe and the bounty of color produced by trees in this region. All of the color makes Stowe come alive, its picturesque red barns and village scenes accompanied by autumn's backdrop.

The Green Mountain Inn , a Stowe legend since 1833, offers a fall savings packag for visitors desiring to make the most of nature's bounty. This Fall Brilliance Package at the Green Mountain Inn includes two discounted nights at the historic inn, located on Main Street where everything happens in Stowe. Also included is a daily full country breakfast, scenic horse and carriage ride for a new perspective of the area's beauty, and a fall harvest picnic with wine.

25th Annual British Invasion Car Show Rolling in Soon

This fabulous event brings together hundreds of British automobiles and enthusiasts in Stowe Events Field.

We are excited to see the 25th Annual British Invasion Car Show is gearing up to come to town in just a few weeks. Last year's event drew a field of over 675 British motorcars, making it the largest rally of these motorcars in the United States at the Stowe Events Field. This British classic motorcar show in Stowe is being hosted from September 18th through the 20th.

British Invasion Car ShowBritish Invasion Car Show in Stowe
September 18-20, 2015
Saturday – 9-5, Sunday – 9-3
Stowe Events Field

Parking proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society

Friday – Driving Tour, Registrant’s Reception & Stowe Main Street Party Hosted by the Stowe Vibrancy Committee
Saturday – British Classic Motorcar Show, People’s Choice Judging & Concours d’Elegance
Sunday – The Notch Run Driving Tour, Tailgate Picnic Competition & The Competition of Colors
Saturday & Sunday – The British Pub
Friday thru Sunday – British Market Place & Auto Jumble & British Car Corral

The Green Mountain Inn wishes good luck to all the competitors! September is one of our favorite times of the year for exciting events. We have been providing accommodations in Stowe for 180 years, so we offer you a great place to make your headquarters for exploring the mountains and valleys around Stowe. You might even want to relax and enjoy a few s'mores roasted over a fire pit in our outdoor terrace area.

Stay at the Green Mountain Inn and enjoy our restaurants and amenities. Get even more ideas for attractions to visit around Stowe.

Take a Darn Tough Ride and Support Stowe Adaptive Sports!

Are you tough enough for a Labor Day bike ride in Stowe?

Join hundreds of people in Stowe as preparations are made to bike across challenging, but fun bike routes in support of Friends of Stowe Adaptive Sports. Residents, tourists and vacationers alike will join in this end of summer "ritual" in New England to be held on the Sunday of Labor Day weekend. If you're feeling tough enough, take on a 48-mile, 60-mile or 100-mile bike ride through some truly beautiful routes in Vermont.

Darn Tough Ride
The Darn Tough Ride, scheduled over Labor Day weekend promise to be some of the best yet. Except for the family ride, prior routes used have been re-routed for this year's event. The route change for the event will still be a beautiful vista that makes a refreshing exertion for bikers. Compete in the King and Queen of the Mountain Challenge for a chance to win prizes if you're one of the top six fastest cyclists.

After the bike rides have been finished, participants of the Darn Tough Ride are invited to visit the Whip Bar & Grill, located in the Green Mountain Inn, to celebrate the community's success in supporting Stowe Adaptive Sports.

The Whip offers a variety of menus for all race participants, including brunch, lunch, dinner and a children's menu. Enjoy fine dining in a casual atmosphere accompanied by fresh baked breads and delicious desserts, including the regionally famous Sac de Bon Bon. Contact us at 802-253-4400 x615 for reservations.

Come have some food with friends and enjoy the end of summer Darn Tough Ride event over Labor Day weekend!

Escape with a Stowe Bed & Breakfast Hotel Package

Come to the Green Mountain Inn on Main Street in Stowe and find everything you need for a relaxing getaway.

No one can provide you with a getaway quite like the one you'll experience at Green Mountain Inn in Stowe, Vermont. With its exclusively fashioned Stowe Bed & Breakfast Hotel Package, there's no detail or aspect of your accommodation that will fail to exceed your expectations.

Whether it's time for a family holiday, a couples’ rendezvous, an enchanting wedding or a solo retreat, this is the perfect place to let go of life's worries. Our location allows for nearby dining and shopping in Stowe, as shops, restaurants and cafes are all conveniently located within walking distance of our Inn.

Bed & Breakfast Package Bed & Breakfast Package

2 nights discounted lodging (additional nights available)
Daily country inn breakfast in the Main Street Dining Room
Complimentary afternoon tea and cookies

Rates Starting from:
$159++ Midweek/$185++ Weekends – June 19 – September 17
$194++ - September 18 – October 17 (excluding 10/9-11)
$143++ - October 18 – December 22 (excluding 11/25-27)

Call reservations at 800.253.7302 to make a reservation.

The Green Mountain Inn's engaging history, surrounding natural beauty and unerring hospitality make for a truly blissful holiday. Our Bed & Breakfast Hotel Package features some attractive amenities to make the offer even more appealing. You can look forward to a heated outdoor pool, spa, health club, game room and fire pit. When it comes to choosing from hotels in Stowe, you can't go wrong with a stay at our relaxing Inn. Stop by today to see everything that our exclusive package has to offer and to begin booking the getaway of your dreams.