"Mac's Party" Vermont music festivals, triggered events that eventually culminated in Phish's Coventry performance While Phish may have hosted perhaps the largest Vermont music festival, the Mac's Party festivals were far more influential in changing Vermont's culture for years to come. People didn't just come to Vermont to get high and listen to music, they stayed in the … [Read more...] about Long Before Phish – Mac’s Party Vermont Music Festivals!
It's no wonder that Church Street in Burlington is one of the "must see" Vermont tourist destinations If you're bored and tired of looking at gorgeous Lake Champlain or shopping, then Church St is a sideshow of all things weird, wonderful and bizarre! You just never know who (or what) you will encounter on Church St. If there were ever an award given to a place with eclectic, … [Read more...] about Burlington Vermont’s Church Street Weird & Wonderful Things
Is the historic Shelburne Farms estate haunted? Are there ghosts walking the halls of the Shelburne Farms Inn? These are the questions that many of us would like to know. There are local rumors that the Inn itself may indeed be haunted This snippet from Robert Egger's blog post on June 12, 2006, certainly sounds similar to other stories that abound: "...here we were … [Read more...] about Shocking News – Vermont’s Historic Shelburne Farms Haunted by Ghosts?
Back in 2008, I had the opportunity to visit the Irasburg elk farm, to shoot this video for the owners. Although I had long forgotten it and thought it was lost, I just found it. My first idea was to clean it up and edit it a bit and upload it to YouTube for all to enjoy. It was quite a unique and surreal experience to find yourself surrounded by elk, deer, moose and even … [Read more...] about A Rare Look Inside the Irasburg Elk Farm
After many years (back in the 1990's) I decided to revisit the Vermont Asbestos Group Mine to see how the effects of time had changed things. Now, a hazardous site and declared off limits to the public, it rests like an abandoned alien planet on the outskirts of Vermont's Northeast Kingdom. Read the full page here about the Vermont Asbestos Group Mine. … [Read more...] about Revisiting the Vermont Asbestos Group Mine