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Ben & Jerry's Factory Tour - 30 years and they are still living the Ben and Jerry's dream of making the best possible ice cream in the best possible way. Come and give their ice cream a try! You will love the tour as much as the ice cream!

Great Vermont Corn Maze - Come early and spend the day at a National Geographic GeoTourism destination, 10 acres of "amaizing" fun. New maze design & surprises every year, miles of pathways, bridges, Emergency Exits, Perplexing Puzzles, views, Barnyard Golf, 100 feet of Tunnels, petting animals.

Lost Nation Theater - The performing arts are alive here at the Lost Nation Theater. Shows change every few weeks. Lost Nation Theater is transformed into a dazzling deco nightclub of the 1930′s for this high-energy, sizzling, sexy, and sassy revue celebrating America’s music from the 1920′s through the 40′s.

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Winooski River Sojourn - Each June, Friends of the Winooski River hosts the Winooski River Sojourn - a six day paddling trip down the length of the Winooski River. Part fundraiser and part awareness raiser, the Sojourn serves as an opportunity to introduce Vermonters to the Winooski River while paddling down it.

Ice on Fire at North Branch Nature Center - This is a huge winter festival in the open fields of the North Branch Nature Center. Spend the afternoon participating in wonderful village activities.

Green Mountain Film Festival - Feature films, documentaries and short films from around the world are presented in a relaxed and informal atmosphere at numerous venues throughout this vibrant Vermont festival.

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Montpelier History

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Steak House Restaurant - Our fine food and superb service has earned us a reputation for excellency in dining. We take enormous pride in having the best Steaks in Central Vermont. Along with our full menu we offer nightly specials of Maine lobsters, fresh seafood, chicken, baby back ribs and pasta dishes.

Positive Pie - Rooted in its beginning as an authentic Pizzeria, Positive Pie never strays far from its Sicilian heritage. Our commitment to our guests is to provide a cool, contemporary, casual-yet-stylish urban refuge from the ordinary, while never losing site of our commitment to from-scratch, hand-tossed pizza at a great value.

Michael's on the Hill - Michael's on the Hill is located within a Circa 1820 farmhouse, surrounded by acres of rolling lawns, forest and perennial gardens. Spectacular views of the Green Mountains and sunsets make Michael's a popular stop for photographers and tourists alike. As the seasons change, the vista remains entrancing.

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