Montpelier's vibrant downtown is nestled in the heart of Vermont. While residents and visitors have access to a unique mix of independently-owned stores and restaurants, they are within reach of world-class hiking and skiing trails. The Vermont College of Fine Arts, located in Montpelier, inspires a rich local arts scene, while the influences of the New England Culinary Institute and Vermont's craft beer & spirits specialty can be tasted in Montpelier's many bars and restaurants.

Experience the many wonderful things Montpelier has to offer and learn more from the city's downtown association, Montpelier Alive!