Festival Activities by Site*

With hundreds of exhibits, dozens of craft and food vendors and non-profits, four huge nightly concerts and free music from regional artists daily, during the course of four days, it’s no wonder that more than 35,000 people from all over the country attend the Lake Champlain Maritime Festival each year! For a complete list of activities by site, please scroll down.

Perkins Pier


Lake Champlain Perkins Pier

Lake Champlain Maritime Museum Exhibit

Lake Champlain Maritime Museum Log Rolling Demonstration

Lake Champlain Maritime Museum Long Boat Rides

Lake Champlain Maritime Museum “Lois McClure”




Lake Champlain Transportation Ferry Dock

Lake Champlain Transportation “Adirondack” Ferry Boat

Lake Champlain Transportation “Champlain” Ferry Boat

Lake Champlain Transportation “Miss Piggy” Tug Boat


Burlington Boathouse

Lake Champlain Burlington Boathouse

Lake Champlain ACBS Vintage Boat Show & Static Displays

Lake Champlain ACBS Youth Judging Program

Adirondack Guide Boat Exhibit and Demonstrations

Classic Sailing Vessel Charter “Friend Ship”

Cruise Ship “Ethan Allen”

Lake Champlain ACBS Vintage Boat Show Parade

U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary


Lake Champlain Waterfront

UVM “Melosira” Research Boat Exhibit

Lake Champlain Navy Memorial

Pirate Park
Blue Box Trunk

Kid’s Rides and Events


Photo Boards

Bobber Bob

Lady Liz


Rockin’ Ron


Lake Champlain Waterfront Park

OGE Stand Up for the Lake Competition

Water Works

Healing Winds

Wounded Warriors

Arts and Crafts Vendors

Food & Beverage Court

Price Chopper Hopper

Stowe Mountain Resort

Green Mountain Creamery Exhibits & Demonstrations

Exhibits and Demonstrations


Lake Champlain Waterfront Park Boat Launch

U.S. Coast Guard Burlington

Colchester Emergency Patrol

Dragonheart Vermont Boat Exhibit

Vermont State Police


Moran Plant

Building Tours

Activities and Demonstrations


*All events subject to change











The 2021 Festival has been CANCELED...We look forward to a spectacular event in 2022