The Lake Champlain Maritime Festival
will be held at Burlington’s Waterfront Park July 23-26, 2020.

IMGP9716 The Lake Champlain Maritime Festival proudly celebrates over a decade of tradition with exciting events!

The 13th Annual Lake Champlain Maritime Festival,
Now heading towards its thirteenth year, the Festival is a four-day celebration of Lake Champlain showcasing exhibits throughout sites on the Burlington Waterfront (Burlington Boathouse, Lake Champlain Community Sailing Center, Burlington’s Waterfront Park and more).
Festival activities have included: Free Concerts Series; evening ticketed concerts, presented by Higher Ground; international food court and craft vendors; beer tent; maritime exhibits and more. The Lake Champlain Maritime Festival has been named a Top 100 North American Event by American Bus Association and Top Ten Vermont Summer Event by the Vermont Chamber of Commerce and is well-supported by both the state and regional events requiring admission.


The Lake Champlain Maritime Festival’s mission is to celebrate the past, present and future of Lake Champlain and the Burlington Waterfront. The Festival is committed to enhancing the visibility and outreach of various non-profit organizations within our community. Please contact the LCMF office at (802) 482-3313 or visit LCMF online:

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“On behalf of the City of Burlington, I’m pleased to congratulate the Lake Champlain Maritime Festival for celebrating its (tenth) year on the Burlington waterfront. I commend the festival for bringing people of all generations down to our remarkable waterfront to experience a great variety of crafts, activities, music and of course, boats. We look forward to the future and all that the wonderful Lake Champlain Maritime Festival has to offer,” says Mayor Miro Weinberger.

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The 2022 Festival is scheduled for July 28 - July 31, 2022.