- Our list of the best things to do in Rutland, Vermont, features the top 72 nearby activities — including 40 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Rutland, VT has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Sights & Landmarks, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 13 things to do within the city of Rutland, VT , followed by 59 popular activities in nearby cities, including Woodstock, Killington, Ludlow, Brandon, Plymouth, Weston, Barnard, Proctor and Chester
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Santa's Land is essentially a family fun park that features simple amusement park rides along side walking paths through a park-like setting. Guests can even get close to some of the animals on display in the petting zoo section.
A racing facility for stock cars and late model cars, Thunder Road Speedbowl Barre Vermont hosts a variety of races and tournaments year-round. The track is a quarter mile oval that attracts NASCAR drivers for some events.
Serving as a working six generation farm, the Adams Family Farm offers a wide range of activities for visitors. There are seasonal activities and agricultural experiences along with a seasonal petting zoo and small retail space with farm fresh products.
The oldest snowmobile tour company in Vermont, High Country Snowmobile Tours provides snowmobile tours for all experience levels through the Green Mountain National Forest. Tours must be reserved in advance, and snowmobiles are available for purchase.
Offering classes that cater to both adults and children of any skill level, Sunrise Gymnastics provides an open gym with beams, bars, trampolines, and other equipment. The gym offers summer camps where visitors can learn basic gymnastics skills.
Serving as a local mid-sized performance space, the Barre Opera House can seat just over 600 people. The shows focus mostly on musical performances though with intermissions of homemade desserts and a selection of hot and cold refreshments.
Studio Place Arts features a variety of art galleries and classes. Guests can often see local artists working on projects as they browse through exhibits because the facility also provides studio space to creative individuals.