Nov. 25: Okemo’s Trot It Off 5k – This 5k running/walking race is perfect for the avid runner or the recreational walker hoping to burn off the calories from that extra slice of Thanksgiving dessert. Pre-registration is $25 per person or $30 per person the day of the event. Proceeds go to support the Wendy Neal Scholarship Fund and Black River Good Neighbor Services. All participants will receive an event T-shirt. The Tots Trot, a kids’ fun race for children 12 and younger, will take place just before the 5k. Register online at Nov. 24-25: Christmas Bazaar at the Weston Playhouse – 60 local artisans offering crafts, specialty foods, holiday decorations and more. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Visit Nov. 24-26: Southern Vermont Craft Tour – A Vermont Chamber of Commerce Top 10 Winter Event. Glassblowers, potters, jewelers, stained glass artists, fine art painters, woodworkers and weavers – even artisan cheesemakers and winemakers – welcome visitors into their studios to look around, ask questions and discover one-of-a-kind handcrafted objects. Part of the fun is meandering the back roads, following the map to find and view the works of 24 prominent craftspeople. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Visit winterevents (802) 228 8666 Great Rates. Great beds. Great Rest. 800-CAPE-AIR Get here at peak speed. Enjoy fast flights and easy connections. Block Island Rutland Boston White Plains Easy ground transport included. Lebanon NYC Enjoy the ride. page 72 > winter 2017/18 > okemo magazine