Vernon Events

This is a listing of upcoming events in the area sponsored by our Vernon Volunteer Organizations as well as other Vernon events of general interest.

Details of many of the events can be found on our Making Vernon Special MeetUp Page. The ‘Learn more’ link will take you to the event listing.

Public events are slow to return as groups are still being very cautious. The Town of Vernon now has a town wide Calendar of Events so also check that for activity. Go to Vernon Calendar.


3 (Sat.) – Arctic Splash 1 p.m. at Valley Falls Park. Learn more.

3 (Sat.) – The Vernon Chorale’s Christmas Concert “A Ceremony of Angels” will be held at St. Bernard Church, 7:30 p.m. Learn more.

4 (Sun.) – Arts Center East presents ‘Poetry Rocks! Readings will feature STEVE STRAIGHT. 3 p.m. Cost: $5 Learn more.

19 (Mon.) – “17th Connecticut At Gettysburg” with CHRIS ARMY at the New England Civil War Museum. 7:30 p.m. Free.


TBD (Sun.) Jean Luddy, of the Vernon Historical Society, will present an introduction to the life, work and struggles of Charles Ethan Porter (1847-1923), a local artist of color. 2 p.m. Learn more.


1 (Sat.) – The Vernon Chorale’s Spring Concert will be held at the First Congregational Church of Vernon, 7:30 p.m. Learn more.

15-16 (Sat.-Sun.) – Greater Vernon Holistic Healthfest. Learn more.


13 (Sat.) – The Friends of Valley Falls walk “The Birds Of Valley Falls” with DENISE ANOMANI at 7:30 a.m. Learn more.


TBD (Sun.) – Vernon Historical Society’s “Rockville High School: 150 Years of Excellence” with Jean Luddy. 2 p.m. Learn more.

3 (Sun.) – CT Trails Day

3 (Sat.) – The Vernon Chorale’s June concert will be held at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 7:30 p.m. Learn more.

10 (Sun.) – CT Open House Day – Grand Opening of the Valley Falls Farm Heritage Center. Learn more.

10 (Sun.) – The Friends of Valley Falls walk “The Trees of Valley Falls Park” with NICHOLAS CRANMER at 10 a.m. Learn more.


10 (Sun.) – Friends of Valley Falls ‘Artists Day At The Farm,’ 1-3 p.m. featuring art, music and history. Learn more.

24 (Sun.) – Friends of Valley Falls Annual Meeting at the Red Barn at 1 p.m. Learn more.

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