Pocock Rocks Music Festival and Fair 2014– Bristol, VT

As soon as summer hits, there is a host of fun activities
going on near Swift House Inn in
Middlebury, VT. Shopping, hiking, biking, fishing, canoeing, swimming,
picnicking—pick your favorite and you will find a great place to do it. There
are also many special events that pop up and one of the summer favorites is
coming up on June 21, 2014. It is the Pocock Rocks Music Festival and Street Fair and it takes place down on Main Street in Bristol, VT.
Rain or shine, Main Street will be hoppin’ and rockin’ with
spectacular music, great food and a ton of fun. This is the 6th year
for this annual event and each year it just gets better and better. A little
fun fact is that the name of the festival comes from what the town was
originally named in 1792. Pocock was an 18th century British Admiral
and it wasn’t until the 1780s that the town’s name was changed to Bristol.
There will be no shortage of activities to enjoy at this year’s festival. Here
are some of the highlights:
  • Silent auction
  • Live music and entertainment
  • Outside dining
  • Vermont cider and beer tastings,
    plus Whistle Pig Whiskey
  • Kids activities—bounce house and
    pitching/batting booths
  • Street dancing
  • Live demonstrations
  • Specials and events in the local

Musical Lineup

Lynda Malzac

Sign language kids
Patrick Fitzsimmons
Waylon Speed
Abby Jenne
Gang of Thieves

It will all take place from 3pm-8pm—visit the event website
if you need more information and for a fantastic place to stay for the night or
the whole weekend, join us at Swift
House Inn
. Relaxing at our classic, Vermont country inn, with all of the
amenities to make you feel like you are home. Contact us today at (866)
388-9925 for reservation information. Hope to see you soon!

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