Community Resources

Welcome to Burlington and the Lake
Champlain Region of Vermont

Whether you're visiting Vermont for the first time or are a born-and-raised local, VERMONT.ORG is a valuable resource to help you discover everything the city of Burlington and the state of Vermont have to offer. Our region is a vibrant and thriving place to live, work, visit and do business.

YPs Love Adventure

Explore the outdoors. Vermont's young professionals love to play in nature - join us!

You may spot us hiking, gallavanting on the Church Street Marketplace or skiing & riding on the mountain. YPs enjoy seasonal produce selections at one of the region's ubiquitous year-round farmer's markets. Take a dip in one of our state's treasured swimming-holes. Sail on Lake Champlain from Vermont to New York's Adirondack region to Canada. The possibilities really are endless. We surprise ourselves sometimes.  >> Find your Adventure.


Burlington is home to some of the best music around and our music scene is nationally known.

Live music to satisfy every taste, hundreds of craft breweries, farm to table restaurants every which way you turn, acclaimed art galleries, amazing community projects, traditional barn dances, yoga classes, bike tours, sailing - there's so much to do in Vermont we barely contain ourselves! Join the fun.   >> Find out where the locals go!

An Entrepreneur's Paradise

Vermont currently has the fastest growing number of entrepreneurs per capita of any state in the nation.

Business-savvy entrepreneurs flock to Vermont because YPs crave a healthy balance between work and home life. Vermont is becoming the state where, if you can't find the job you want, you create it for yourself. And we've got the resources to make it easy for entrepreneurs to get their startup going and make it successful. Vermont is also home to companies such as MyWebGrocer, Dealer.com, Green Mountain Coffee and Ben & Jerry's - just to name a few - employing dynamic teams of young professionals. Maybe one of them's looking for you? Whatever you need to grow, develop or start your business from scratch, Vermont is the perfect place to find it!  >> Build your business.