Vergennes will celebrate its French Heritage on Saturday, July 14. Don’t miss this free educational, cultural, fun-filled family day in Vergennes City Park!
Franco-American music, French Canadian fiddling, learn French response songs, step-dancing, re-enactors, French food, antique vehicles & engines, traditional craft demonstrations, fencing demonstrations, exhibits, hands-on fun such as churning ice cream, pumping water, old time games, horse & carriage rides, children’s educational activities, farmer’s market, Bastille Day Waiter’s Race for professionals & non-professionals of all ages! Narrated English and French historical walking tour with “le Comte de Vergennes”, the French Canadian Genealogical Society will help you trace your roots, visit St. Peter’s Catholic Church built by the French. “Veillée” (French Canadian supper under tent w/music & dancing in the street!) 4-6 pm.-$15pp. Event Schedule at: www.frenchheritageday.com Info: 802-388-7951 x1