Celebrating New Year Eve 2017 in the winter wonderlands of Vermont with a lot of opportunities for skiing and fishing is a dream of many people. Vermont is known to host many beautiful parties and wonderful NYE firework displays.
Vermont State at a glance
In the New England region of northeastern United States, lays the state of Vermont. It is 6th smallest state and second least populated state. It is the only state in New England which does not touch Atlantic Ocean. The state of Vermont is surrounded by Lake Champlain and New York State on west, Massachusetts on south, New Hampshire separated by Connecticut River on east and Canadian province of Quebec on north. Montpellier stands as the state capital and Burlington as the largest city. Vermont is famous for maple syrup which it produces, it is considered to be the largest maple syrup producer in United States.
Green mountains lie under the state. Vermont has a humid continental climate with cold winters, colorful autumns, hot Augusts, mild early summer and muddy spring. It is considered to be the 7th coldest state in USA. Vermont is characterized by different physical features including Highlands, green mountains, Taconic Mountains, lowlands and piedmonts. The state of Vermont celebrates many festivals around the year. Some of the most celebrated festivals include Vermont maple festival, festival on the green and Vermont dairy festival in Enosburg Falls
Economy of state largely depends on tourism. The state has many tourist spots especially ski resorts and fishing points. People who are fond of skiing and fishing often visit Vermont. Some of the best tourist destinations in state of Vermont include Lake Champlain, Montshire Museum of Science, Hildene, Okemo Mountain Resort, Fairbanks Museum and Palentarium, Trapp Family Lodge, Bromley Mountain, Mount Mansfield, Bennington Battle Monument, Vermont Marble Museum, Sugarbush Resort, Mount Snow, Mad River Glen, Stowe Mountain Resort, Mad River, Bolton Valley Ski Area and Vermont Ski Museum.
Burlington is most famous city in the state for New Year Eve celebrations. The city offers many alcohol free family friendly events. First Night Burlington is a famous event in the whole state. This event involves artist performances, fun activities and midnight firework display. If you want an entry into any of the city’s New Year festival you have to pay in buttons. Buttons can be bought online. The city of Burlington also welcomes the New Year with magnificent parade marching from top of Church Street to Burlington City Hall. This event also ends with a family friendly firework display at 6 pm.
New Year Eve in Vermont- Lake Morey Style is a very stunning celebration of the occasion. The event includes hors d’oeuvres, skiing, skating, buffet dinner, entertainment, live band “A house on fire”, DJs, champagne toast, party favors and midnight snack buffet. The tickets for this party sale out earlier, so try booking it on first chance. Hotel Vermont celebrates New Year Eve with heavy hors d’eouvres, dessert bars, champagne toast and cash bar. You can join the event by booking the tickets earlier.
Accommodations for NYE
Some of the most comfortable and affordable accommodations with easy access to celebrations include Green Mountain Inn, Stowe Mountain Lodge, Stowe Motel & Snowdrift, Hotel Vermont, Hilton Burlington, Bel Aire Motel, Casablanca Motel, The Stamford Motel and Olympia Lodge.