Events

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Manchester Merriment

Six weeks of holiday charm to embrace the spirit of the season. It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and in Manchester that means welcoming the winter holidays in festive style including with a community tree lighting ceremony, lighted tractor parade, and more…

Stories

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Amanda Birch seed to skin

Manchester Life recently sat with Amada Birch to get to know her better and find out more about her seed to skin secrets to her amazing Signature facial treatments.

Explore

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To Two Cow Lane and back

Here is a wonderful walk to take in Manchester Center— something to enjoy after your shopping and your gallery hopping, after you are done exploring along the Riverwalk at the Town Green, and after you have had a bite to eat in town. This is a short, self-guided stroll on Bonnet Street, the perfect block or two to see what adds to Manchester’s charm.

Community

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visit Newfane

Newfane is as old as Vermont, settled eight years before the town was officially organized. The early residents were farmers, pioneers really, on rugged terrain that the Reverend Timothy Dwight IV (1752– 1817) described as “uneven” in the diaries he kept during his famous journeys through New England.

Community

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Manchester Medical Center

As a Manchester native, Dr. Janel Kittredge knows it has not always been easy to get access to a doctor here, especially when residents or visitors need one the most.

Discover

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Weddings

Exchange your vows amidst the natural beauty of Southern Vermont’s Green Mountains. For any season, explore the possibilities. Create and share your magic at a chic country barn or inn, on a heavenly vista, romantic lake front, or an elegant ballroom. Turn the pages and fall in love.

Stories

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Southern Vermont: Making Music

Southern Vermont, Making Music The Southern Vermont music scene is exploding with talent and has never been more exciting.

Community

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Roadside Redux

Seesaw’s has been a landmark and so much more since it first opened in 1924, and each successive owner did exactly what the newest proprietors have done: kept pretty much everything everyone loved about the old Seesaw’s, and layered on a bit of a new twist…

Photo Essay

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Manchester Living

Take a look at some of the everyday beauty that makes living in Manchester, Vermont so wonderful…

Events

The Bachelor Winter Games in Manchester VT
Media in Manchester

The Vermont Production Council is dedicated to promoting Vermont as a filming destination. The organization, based in Manchester and closely affiliated with ITVFest, connects producers of film and television with the resources necessary to make their projects successful. One of The VPC’s first major projects brought ABC’s The Bachelor franchise to Vermont for two weeks of filming…