Vermont is full of options for outdoor entertainment, but what do you do when the weather keeps you inside? Don’t worry, there are plenty of places where you can still have a blast. From the golf simulators at Stonehedge Indoor Golf to the brewery tour at The Alchemist Brewery, check out these 10 best rainy day activities in Vermont.
In the mood for an adventure? Make your way to Petra Cliffs Climbing Center. This Burlington rock climbing destination has climbing walls for climbers of all skill levels.
Seeing a movie is always a classic rainy day activity, but Savoy Theater puts a twist on it. This delightfully retro movie theater features small showing rooms and shows vintage movies and art films, so it’s perfect for someone who wants a break from the norm.
It doesn’t have to be cold enough to freeze lakes for you to strap on your skates and enjoy a day of ice skating. Just go to the Nelson Withington Skating Facility. This public ice skating rink is open from October through March each year, and it’s a great choice whether you’re practicing your axles or just trying to stay upright.
Any day can be a great golfing day at Stonehedge Indoor Golf. The golf simulators at this outstanding indoor golf center can transport you virtually to legendary golf courses. There are even leagues so you can satisfy your competitive side.
A few games of tennis can be a great way to get some exercise, sharpen your tennis skills, and have a blast with friends or family members. You can do that in any weather at Middlebury Indoor Tennis.
Kids and kids at heart are sure to have a blast at the always welcoming Twin City Family Fun Center. Located in cozy Barre, this family amusement center has bowling, arcade games, and more so you can make a day of it.
Turn your next rainy day into a learning opportunity when you spend it at Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium. Explore the galaxy, smell the exotic wildflowers, see the unique bug art, and more.
Grab your swimsuit because it’s always swimming weather at the Pump House Indoor Water Park. This outstanding local destination has a water slide, a wave rider, and much more.
In the mood for a beer? If you’re in the Stowe area, you can’t beat The Alchemist Brewery. Spend your rainy day touring the brewery, tasting some of the top beers and most unique beers, and having an all-around great time in the beer cafe.
Whether pinball was a staple of your youth or you’re just discovering this iconic game for the first time, Pastime Pinball is fun for everyone. It has a wide enough variety of pinball machines to have the perfect fit for anyone.