- The list below includes 52 free or cheap things to do in or near Arlington, Vermont, including 90 different types of inexpensive activities like Art Gallery, Camping Site, Mountains and River.
- From Mount Equinox to Battenkill River, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Arlington and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Manchester, Bennington, Wilmington and Williamstown.
Climbers of all ages and skill levels can enjoy the TimberQuest Park treetop adventure course. Within the layout of the course there are over 20 ziplines and 75 challenges of varying difficulty, including a rope bridge and cargo nets.
A year-round facility offering a variety of seasonal activities, Lowell Lake State Park is equipped with hiking trails for nature walks and snowshoeing in the winter. A nearby lake is also accessible for swimming, kayaking and fishing.
Humor-based fine art forms the primary collection in The Art of Humor Gallery. Specifically, the works of artist and cartoonist Skip Marrow are the focus of the collection, including Marrow's watercolor originals, prints, and cards.
Musical productions are the central focus of the Weston Playhouse that operates exclusively during the summer months of June, July, and August. The playhouse also has a cafe on-site that takes reservations for dinner and show arrangements.