There’s a lot to do in Rutland. As one of Vermont’s largest cities, there are many shopping and recreational activities available. From the Diamond Run Mall to the movie theater in the downtown Rutland Shopping Plaza, everything you need is right here.

Here is a sampling of what you can find in the greater Rutland area:

Killington and Pico ski areas

The college campus is located only 11 miles from Pico Ski Area and 14 miles from Killington Ski Area. Killington Resort is the largest ski area in the Northeast offering 140 alpine and snowboard trails.

Pine Hill Park

Pine Hill Park offers a highly refined, 300 acre, 16 mile trail system offering some of the very best mountain biking, running, hiking, walking, and snowshoeing in the central Vermont region. The park is also free to access.

August calendar of events

Tuesday, August 11

American Red Cross Blood Drive
Trinity Church, 12-6 p.m.

Tuesday, August 11
Winter in August Celebration
Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce, 5-8 p.m.

Tuesday, August 11
Summer Sunset Race #3
Giorgetti Park, 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, August 11
Summer Movie Series: Fargo
Paramount Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 15
Vermont Farmers’ Market
Depot Park, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Tuesday, August 18
Summer Movie Series: The Big Lebowski
Paramount Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 22
Vermont Farmers’ Market
Depot Park, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Saturday, August 22
Dog Days of Summer Pool Party
Northwood Pool, 6-8 p.m.

Tuesday, August 25
Summer Movie Series: Caddyshack
Paramount Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

Friday, August 28
Killington Classic Downtown Block Party
Downtown Rutland, 6:30 p.m.

For more information on any of the events listed above, visit the Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce.