Festival of Fools 2017 is yuge this year!

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Find some quick info on all our new venues and partners for Festival of Fools then click on over to the events happening at each! Please note, in the event of rain, outdoor venues will be moved to the following locations: Burlington Town Center and Contois Auditorium, City Hall.

Burlington City Arts, BCA Center

The homebase of Festival of Fools, where you can find information, check out our current show #Fixed/Fluxed, and more is located on the bottom block of Church Street, right next to City Hall in the old firehouse building.

Learn more about BCA.

Burlington Town Center

Outdoors on the second block of Church Street, by Outdoor Gear Exchange. Rain location inside the Burlington Town Center (mall).

See the events here.

Church Street Marketplace, Top of the Block Pitch

The Marketplace runs the length of downtown Burlington and will feature buskers from the top block to the bottom block! Rain location is inside Contois Auditorium, City Hall.  Top of the Block Pitch is the very top block, which includes the stage for the Starlight Lounge.

See the events here. Stage, City Hall Park

City Hall Park and the Stage are located in the heart of Burlington’s downtown in the breezy shade of City Hall Park, surrounded by trees and lush grass. It is a great place to hang out and enjoy a show!

See the events here.

Leunig’s Bistro & Cafe

Outside on the third block of Church Street, find the tent for Leunig’s Bistro & Cafe!

See the events here.

Radio Bean

Located one block from the top of Church Street at 8 Winooski Ave., Burlington. Radio Bean is an indoor venue with a very intimate vibe.

See the events here.

The Traveler Beer Co Pitch, Red Square

Bottom block of Church Street, outdoors at Red Square located at 136 1/2 Church Street, Burlington.

See the events here.

Hendricks’ Gin Stage, Vermont Comedy Club

Vermont Comedy Club at 101 Main St. in Burlington is our city’s only comedy club, featuring seated shows and fancy air conditioning!

See the events here.