The Burlington Free Press put together some great guides to make the most of the Vermont summer. Whether you're from the Burlington area, Lamoille County, Montpelier or even Addison County you will be able to find something fun to do. 

Burlington is a great place to be in the summer.

"The city is home to trails, parks, beaches and bike paths. The Island Line Trail runs 14 miles from Burlington to the tip of South Hero. The Lake itself provides endless possibilities for having fun and keeping cool, not to mention spectacular sunsets."

Check out the Fun Guide for the Burlington area to not miss a beat! Make sure to check out The Festival of Fools this weekend on Church Street and in City Hall Park for some fun for the whole family. Don't miss these activities Burlington Free Press has come up to keep the fun alive this summer!

August 2-5: Festival of Fools, Church Street and City Hall Park, street theater including circus acts, music, and comedy for family audiences. Street performers from around the world, free, Burlington City Arts

August 4: Dragon Boat Festival, Waterfront Park, watch 1,600 people compete in dragon boat races and team spirit performances in support of breast cancer survivors, www.ridethedragon.org

August 15-18: Lake Champlain Maritime Festival, Waterfront Park, celebration of Vermont’s maritime history, display of classic boats, afternoon and nightly live music. Most events free. Ticketed evening shows through Higher Ground featuring The Black Crowes among others, www.lcmfestival.com

If you aren't from the Burlington area don't worry there are Fun Guides for everyone! Click on the fun guide to your area and get out and do something today!

Burlington Free Press Fun Guides