Conversations

Famous for its blend of natural beauty, history, and small town charm, Manchester is home to some of New England’s most coveted opportunities to sip, shop, savor, and stay. We make it a point to chat with local movers and shakers; the shopkeepers, innkeepers, chefs, and artists who create these fabulous experiences. Find out what they love most about Manchester and the mountains!

The American Museum of Fly Fishing

Manchester's American Museum of Fly Fishing touches on sport, art, history, and culture. Plus, its family friendly with fun public events throughout the year.

A Steak and a Brew

One of the newest MVT restaurants is a chef-owned fast casual steakhouse. A perk for the winter season, they're located just off a VAST trail so you can snowmobile to the door!

The Manchester Project Turns One

When we launched The Manchester Project one year ago, we knew it would YOU who'd inspire our stories and stoke our mission to share this beautiful place with the world.

A Native Celebration

A visit to Manchester's Long Ago and Far Away is a journey of discovery. Meet the proprietors, Grant and Betsy Turner, and learn about the artists they represent.

Welcome to the Wilburton Inn

Calling families, romantics, artists, foodies, and thought leaders alike! Meet Innkeeper Extraordinaire Melissa Levis and discover Manchester's treasured Wilburton Inn.

The Play’s the Thing

One of Vermont's most charming villages is just ten minutes from Manchester. And home to a remarkable summer theatre producing new works with a fresh perspective.

Big Art, Big Vision

From outdoor exhibits to museum collections, this town is for art lovers. Join us for a visit to Manchester's newest indie gallery and meet the lady behind it all.

Kimpton Comes to Town

Manchester's newest boutique hotel is a vogue interpretation of a grand Vermont inn and, the first Kimpton experience in the region. Join us for a talk and tour!

Express Yourself

Kate Franklin's Wine & Painting Classes are not your average evening out. There's food and drink, but also a canvas, and paints, and friendly, expert instruction!

Pesce & Pasta

Chef Sue Anagnos creates simple, soul-satisfying Italian plates at one of Manchester's iconic restaurants, Garlic John's.

Manchester’s Sweetest Side

If there's one local biz that's been keeping things sweet in MVT, it's Mother Myrick's. A slice of their signature Lemon LuLu cake is like a slice of sunshine...

Shop Upscale Manchester

Sip, savor, stroll, and SHOP. Join us for a chat with Lana Hauben, Marketing Director at Manchester Designer Outlets, about luxury brands, local picks, and more!