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January 2018

Treat Your Taste Buds at the Stowe Craft Brewery Tours

If you’re looking for an atypical destination this winter, Stowe is the ideal place for you. It mixes fun and winter sports with fine beverages and history.

Have a Tour of Vermont Breweries

Craft-beerIf you’re a brewery aficionado, then it’s mandatory to book one of the Stowe Craft Brewery Tours. There are three options from which you can choose, and each offers door to door transportation so that you can enjoy your adventure without worry.

Here is what’s in store:

Micro Brewery Tour

Organized every Thursday and Friday, these tours guide you through the history of the Vermont craft beer. You also get to enjoy 15 samples of craft beers and learn how they are made.

Cider & Spirits Tour

This tour is organized every Saturday and takes you on an adventure of the finest beverages that are handcrafted locally. As a gift, you get a Boyden Valley wine glass to remind you of the tour.

Brewmaster Tours

Brewmaster Tours are available every day. You get to see 5 (or more) of the most famous breweries in Vermont and learn some of their secrets. You’ll also get to taste more than 20 different samples and learn the subtle differences in taste.

Otherwise, you can have a Custom Tour and pick your favorite Vermont Craft Beer destination.

Enjoy the Craft Beer in Vermont

Vermont breweries are waiting for you! Hop on one of the Stowe Tasting Tours and learn more about Vermont's brewing history. 

To make your vacation more relaxing and fun, book a stay with us at Green Mountain Inn, located in the heart of the historic Stowe. 


Have the Perfect Valentine’s Day with Stowe Romantic Getaways

We just dove into 2018, and there is no better time to celebrate love. And because Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, it’s time to celebrate the people we love, too.

Romantic Getaways in Vermont

Valentine’s Day is about spending your time with the one you love. It is about those few days or that weekend where you can enjoy each other without hearing the phone ringing or someone knocking on your door.

But it is also about treating yourselves and celebrating the importance of each other’s life. And what better place to celebrate it than Vermont?

At Green Mountain Inn, you can get that cozy feeling of togetherness, and much more.

Heart of Stowe Vacation Package

Heart-of-stowe-romance-packageA night in with a glass of mulled wine in front of the fireplace or a day out ice skating or ice climbing – you can have them both.

Our traditional Stowe romantic getaways offer more than just the ideal image of a cottage in the forest. If you enjoy time spent outdoors with winter activities, you can go for a romantic horse-drawn sleigh ride or even dog-sledding.

Or, if you’re eager to share an adrenaline rush, go for snowmobiling together or with a guide.

Try these new experiences together because, in the end, these are the memories that will last a lifetime.

Book our Heart of Stowe Vacation Package, and enjoy a perfect Valentines escape with your significant other.


Weddings in Stowe Are Picture-Perfect at Our Historic Inn

Newly engaged couples: The perfect wedding ceremony and reception are waiting when you book your nuptials at Green Mountain Inn. Plan for a memorable day with us against the backdrop of our beautiful, historic venue.

Wonderful Wedding Venues in Stowe: Green Mountain Inn

Bride-and-grooms-feetLet us host your Vermont wedding and you’ll have a truly beautiful day. Here’s more information about our locations for your ceremony and reception.

Ceremony Locations

We have five total ceremony locations to choose from, whether you want your wedding ceremony to be intimate or a grander affair.

The Village Room offers large windows, abundant natural light, and charming details for any ceremony. Or, have your wedding in the Library & Living Room if you’re looking for a cozy, private, intimate atmosphere.

Outdoor weddings are beautiful in the Mansfield Gardens or take your ceremony to the Vermont Ski Museum for a truly unique event.

Wedding Receptions

Green Mountain Inn offers two wedding reception locations for lively parties or special dinners. The Main Street Dining Room overlooks Stowe Village and has antique features that give the space historical charm. It will hold up to 120 for dining and up to 80 for dancing.

The Village Room is another ideal place for a reception or if you’re planning a more intimate event. It will hold up to 100 people for cocktails, dancing, and small bites, or up to 70 for an elegant private dinner.

Weddings in Stowe are lovely affairs when you book your special day with us at Green Mountain Inn.


Hear Great Sounds at Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center

To see a premier show in Stowe, Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center is the place to go. From concerts to ballets and film showings, you’ll see some of the best entertainment around.

Catch the Best of the Theater in Stowe

Guitarists-performingSpruce Peak has lots of great shows in store this upcoming winter. Here is just a peek at the 2018 line-up.

Sleeping Beauty

Tchaikovsky’s classic masterpiece about the princess cursed to sleep for 100 years will be performed on January 27 at 7 p.m.  by the State Balley Theatre of Russia.

Messiaen: Quartet for the End of Time

Hear this incredible piece that was inspired by the Book of Revelations from the Bible on February 3 at 7 p.m. Composer Olivier Messiaen first performed it in the rain with his fellow inmates in a German prisoner-of-war camp.

The Wailers

The Wailers include the remaining members of Bob Marley’s original band. Hear their reggae sounds live on February 11 at 6 p.m.

Martin Sexton and the Apex Ensemble

Soul singer and accomplished guitarist Martin Sexton mixes a wide variety of genres, including blues, gospel, rock, R&B, and country. He’ll perform on February 17 at 7:30 p.m.

Enjoy the arts in Stowe and book your winter stay with us at Green Mountain Inn.


Watch and Participate in the 2018 Stowe Derby

Find out when and how to experience the most popular ski races in Stowe during the 2018 Stowe Derby, Sunday, February 25. Whether you want to zip down the mountain yourself or just watch from the sidelines, this is a race you shouldn’t miss.

The 73rd Stowe Derby Brings Hundreds to Stowe

Man-skiing-on-winter-daySince 1945, this derby has brought to Stowe competitors from the Canadian Ski Team to NCAA Champions. This year it's bringing back the Fat Bike Race and features the Derby Short Course, presented by Ben & Jerry’s! You may register to participate by February 9.

Cross-Country Ski Race

This 12.5-mile course features challenging terrain with a vertical drop of nearly 2,800 feet. Participants will ski down this difficult course while spectators watch over 45 minutes of great skiing action. This is one of the oldest and most unique races in the country – you wouldn’t want to miss it.

Fat Bike Race

This race will benefit the Stowe Mountain Bike Club as riders compete on the same course as the skiers, but starting from the bottom. Riders may participate in the Fat Derby or the Fat Derby Meister, which combines the Fat Derby and the Freestyle Race.

After spending an exciting day at the Stowe Derby, find your way back to historic Stowe Village to warm up. Book your Stowe Derby weekend stay at Green Mountain Inn, where you can relax by a cozy fire with hot tea or coffee. Comfortable rooms are waiting for you near these activities so can have fun in Stowe with no worries.