Schedule of Events:
8 to 11 am: Blueberry Pancake Breakfast
Sponsored by the Deerfield Valley Rotary. Blueberry pancake breakfast with VT maple syrup and breakfast meats. Watch for signs for location. VermontBlueberry.com Donations required.
8:00 – 2:00 pm: Snow Mountain Market Customer Appreciation Day
Stop in and show us your “Deerfield Valley Blueberry Passport” for a small coffee on us! We are growing due to your patronage and we would be “blue” without you!
Location: 323 Rte 100 West Dover, VT.
9:30 am: The Valley View Saloon is Open Early!
Open at 9:30 on parade day for $5 breakfast sandwiches with coffee. Throughout the festival Blueberry beer and specialty cocktails will be available all week. Sunday brunch from 11-2 featuring blueberry pancakes.
Location: Valley View Saloon in the Mount Snow Marketplace, 131 Rt. 100 West Dover.
7:00 am – 5:00 pm: Beat the Blues at the Coffee Barn Café
Free small coffee when you show us your Passport to Blue Adventures!!! Taste the artisan style coffee beverages found at this popular café. Fresh bagels and blueberry baked goods.
Location: 321 Route 100, West Dover.
10 am - 5 pm: Readsboro Glassworks Summer
Open Studio and Blueberry Festival Sale. In celebration of the Blueberry Festival and all things blue, there will be a sale on blue glass. Come see Mary Angus and Bill LeQuier’s beautiful hand-blown glass and glass sculpture and watch glassblowing demonstrations throughout the weekend.
Location: Readsboro Glassworks, 6954 Main Street (RT 100), Readsboro, VT.
10 am – 5 pm: 32nd Annual Time Line Event
Walkthrough re-enactor camps from 3rd Century Rome to modern day on Route 100 at the Dover Forge in West Dover. Admission fee. Call the Living History Association at 802-368-7913 or visit www.livinghistoryassn.org.
Mount Snow Sports at The Cupola “Blueberry Festival Tent Sale” The Cupola will be open at 9 a.m. for a tent sale .Contact: 802.464.4044 Visit us at 316 Route 100 North, Dover VT.
11:00 am: 11th Annual Blueberry Festival Parade
Featuring local floats and marching bands. (Be seated along the parade route by 10:45) Join us for after parade festivities, craft fair, BBQ, blue-inspired spectators, activities, music, Kid Zone, vintage cars, FMI 802-464-8092 or vermontblueberry.com
10 am – 3 pm: 9th Annual Blueberry Festival Craft Fair including many VT Made Products in Dover 10 am – 3 pm Layla’s Riverside Lodge, 145 RT 100, West Dover, VT
Blue Eye Contest 1:00 PM Bring your baby blues (no contacts allowed) all ages encouraged! Sponsored by the Town of Dover! Contest will be on the steps of Layla’s Riverside Lodge, 145 RT 100, West Dover, VT
"Don't Be Blue Kid Zone" Don't be blue when the parade is over... head to the new "Don't Be Blue Kid Zone" along the Valley Trail for family friendly entertainment. Munch on some BBQ, visit with the West Dover Fire Department. See some animals and see what other treats and surprises are in store for you! By Layla’s Riverside RT 100, West Dover.
11:00 am: Annual Blueberry BBQ.
After the parade follow the sweet smell of BBQ to the Dover Forge we will also have a smoker at Layla’s Riverside Lodge. You’ll find loads of blueberry inspired goodness to please your palate so tame your hunger and quench your thirst with us. We have a spacious back yard with outdoor games and our Billiards parlor features four nine-foot pool tables, two dart boards, foosball and ping pong so there’s fun for the whole family indoors as well. 802 464 7117 183 Rout 100 West Dover, VT
12pm-5pm: Blueberry Bash Mount Snow
After the Blueberry Parade , join us for our ode to the weekend warriors! This festival is a day of various backyard games, live music, a BBQ, beer, and more! We'll have some of your favorite backyard games spread out around our festival venue for your enjoyment throughout the bash, as well as organized events for some true competition. There will also be a small & fun obstacle course for the kids! Live music will be performed throughout the afternoon. This event is FREE admission and all the games/activities are FREE!!! www.mountsnow.com/events