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watermelon splash

Do you have a favorite summer memory?

  • Maybe your family camped or went to the beach.
  • Maybe you enjoyed picking fresh veggies from your garden or spitting watermelon seeds at your little sibling.
  • Maybe your cousins or neighbors came over for a game of whiffle ball, and everyone left with grass stains on their bare feet that pretty much stuck the entire season.

One thing for sure, come summer, people in Middlebury spend as much time as possible outside; we’ve been cooped up inside for too long, and now we are ready to throw off shoes and jackets and play hard.

Oftentimes, summertime play also brings a slew of visitors, and we wonder what to do when friends and family show up on the doorstep.
Well, that subject is the focus of this issue of inMiddlebury Magazine: We want to remind you of the plentiful activities, events, and celebrations right here in our community. There’s as much fun to be had as there are dandelions in a country field this time of year.

We trust you can use this issue to help you plan your summer and make new memories, whether you have guests, or if you’re creating a “staycation” experience for your own nuclear family.

Sometimes, living in a small community makes the familiar feel monotonous.
This summer, let’s re-discover all the beautiful things that helped us fall in love with Middlebury in the first place.
Want a slice of ice-cold watermelon?
Tammy Tilley & Melissa Troyer


Table of Contents

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… All about the summer issue of inMiddlebury Magazine


When Friends & Family Visit

Whether you’re preparing for summer visits from friends and family or planning your own staycation, we’ll share a few of our favorite hometown attractions.

Where to Stay
Instead of housing guests on air mattresses and pull-out sofas, consider a bed and breakfast. We highlight five inMiddlebury.

Ride (or jog or stroll) the ‘Vine

The Pumpkinvine Trail offers plenty of play for locals and visitors alike.

Memory Makers

Nothing tastes like summer more than ice cream, and Middlebury reflects a rich history in Vic’s Ice Cream.

A Bicycle Built for You

Whether you’re a casual, curious, or quick bike rider, Pumpkinvine Cyclery has the get up and go and the know on bikes.

Roll Out Those…Days of Summer
Between Parks programs, Third Fridays, and the Summer Festival, Middlebury’s downtown events are destined to throw your visitors—and you—a great party all summer long.

Celebrate Summer at the Essenhaus 

From concerts to cruise-ins, shopping to shows, Das Dutchman Essenhaus hosts its own summer-long bash with a bunch of events.

inMiddlebury residents offer summer lovin’ with these summer photos.

Thanks & Photo Credits

Notes: You will only find inMiddlebury Magazine online! Online publishing allows us to get the stories out quicker to you, and it allows us to do something really special that print publications cannot do: show videos. You can actually click on highlighted words or video icon that will take you to YouTube where you can “hear it in their own words.” That is, you can listen to and watch our featured guests share their own stories. 

You can view the individual articles online or, to read the complete issue, you can view it in your browser, or, our recommendation is to download the pdf and view it that way.

We are sensitive to the idea that for many of you, reading online materials for pleasure is a new idea.
We hope you’ll give this format a chance; grab your favorite beverage, find a comfortable chair, and enjoy the read!