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.

October calendar of events

Tuesday, Nov. 3
Vermont Job & Career Fair presented by Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce
Franklin Conference Center, 12-6 p.m.

Tuesday, Nov. 3
GMP College Connections Lecture Series
Energy Innovation Center, 5:30-6:30 p.

Thursday, Nov. 5
TV Marketing Workshop
PEGTV, 6-7:30 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 6
Buddy Guy
Paramount Theatre, 8 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 7
Really Big Show XX
Paramount Theatre, 7-10 p.m.

Tuesday, Nov. 10
Airport Celebration & Ribbon Cutting!
Rutland Southern Vermont Regional Airport, 10:30 a.m.

Wednesday, Nov. 11
Indigo Girls
Paramount Theatre, 8 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 12
Stephen B. Kiernan – “The Hummingbird”
Phoenix Books, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 14
Vermont Farmers’ Market Fall Holiday Craft Fair
Holiday Inn, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Monday, Nov. 16
Dark Star Orchestra
Paramount Theatre, 8 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 20
Holiday Craft Fair
Grace Congregational Church, 4-7:30 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 21
Holiday Craft Fair
Grace Congregational Church, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

Sunday, Nov. 22
Catwalk for a Cause Fashion Show
Paramount Theatre, 4 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 26
5th Annual Killington 5k Turkey Trot
Jax, 9:30 a.m.

Sunday, Nov. 29
Flashdance: The Musical
Paramount Theatre, 2 p.m.




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