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Barre Heritage Festival
PO Box 1032
Barre, VT 05641

Josh Jerome
Executive Director

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Saturday July 28 06:15PM - 07:15PM
Wheezer & Squeezer Heritage Stage at the Barre Opera House Jeremiah McLane and Timothy Cummings are a high-powered, one-of-a-kind, Vermont-based duo who share music rooted in the traditional dance repertoire of Northwestern Europe. Masters of the piano accordion and quieter, bellows-blown bagpipes, they create… Music Check It Out
Saturday July 28 09:00AM - 01:00PM
Book Sale at the Vermont History Center Vermont History Center Lawn Used and like-new books for sale at the Vermont History Center. History Check It Out

Strength Through Heritage

Barre is the fourth largest city in Vermont. While the community first developed around the milling available along the adjacent Winooski River, granite soon emerged as the key industry of Barre. In fact, granite from Barre, Vermont was used in some of the nation (and world’s) finest buildings, monuments, and memorials. Consequently, granite carvers from across the world settled in Barre making the city a rich mixture of cultures from all over the world.