Pollen-Palooza festival behind Woodchuck Cider stars Bees & Friends, a vivid, delightful ballet depicting bees, bugs, birds iconic to their seasons. Set to Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons, Ballet Vermont’s Bees & Friends brings focus to the small, nestled creatures crucial to a healthy Vermont. The ballet explores topics of pollination, metamorphoses, integrated pest management and bio-luminescence.
For the full festival experience, come before the show to enjoy family-friendly activities and local food and beverage, all in a big beautiful field behind Woodchuck Cider, perfect for socially distanced fun. Enjoy a bee-focused education experience from Bee the Change, public art making with Find Your Wings, butterfly screen printing, ladybug and aphid craft making, a mini-dance class, and end-of-show photo booth with the Bees & Friends dancers.