- TripBuzz found 99 things to do with kids in or near Waterbury, Vermont, including 95 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Stowe, Burlington, Montpelier and South Burlington.
- From Little River State Park to Vermont State of, the Waterbury area offers 72 different types of family activities, including: National & State Parks, Theaters, Factory Tours and Movie Theaters.
- Named in honor and memory of the settlers from Waterbury, Connecticut, Waterbury, Vermont is located amongst the valleys and rivers of the Green Mountains. Outdoor activities for visitors include skiing, hiking, swimming, canoeing, and more in the Waterbury Reservoir or Winooski River. Shopping and visits to the Cider Mill, Wine Bar, Beer Cellar, Ice Center, and Sled Dog Aquarium are also local attractions unique to Waterbury.
The Valley Players Theater is a community theater that showcases live productions and also holds the 'Mad River Valley Craft Fair' every Labor Day weekend. They have theater space that is available for rent for private parties.
The Morse Farm Maple Sugarworks is a family-run maple syrup operation including free tours and tastings, nature trail, country store and outdoor museum on Vermont farm life. The maplewood Woodshed Theater offers a film about the family's maple process.
Almost entirely forested, Wiessner Woods is a public access park that has several trails running through it for hiking, nature viewing, bird watching, and wildlife viewing. Black bears do live in the area though so the public is advised to use caution.
Blockbuster movies are presented at The Big Picture Theater & Cafe throughout the week for both matinee and evening shows. Concerts and events are often frequently held at the theater while the cafe offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Skatium Ice Rink is a seasonal outdoor open-air ice-skating rink with natural ice, warm changing rooms, boards and lights. To accommodate all skaters, the rink is split in two: half for skating, and half for stick and puck practice.
The Green Mountain Cultural Center is a volunteer-run art gallery dedicated to promoting the visual arts in the local community. The center features artwork and creative productions from numerous local artists that are on display.