Feel the beat and join the rhythm for VSA Vermont’s fourth BOOM VT drum festival, scheduled for Sunday, October 16, 2016 from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. The event will be held at the Fletcher Free Public Library, 235 College Street, Burlington.

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Free Admission! Come and make a drum, practice basic drumming beats, learn about the history of drumming, participate in an art project, and join a community drumming circle.  Your choice!  The goals of BOOM VT are to support the talents of Vermonters with disabilities through music and engage people with and without disabilities together in joyful musical celebration.

Everyone can drum. No equipment or experience is needed.It’s super fun. We’ve collected lots of drumming resources to educate you about drumming.

BOOM VT Preview

Watch this 3-minute video about the 2014 BOOM VT Drum Festival.  You’ll feel the joy and hear the beat.  A verbal description of the video is available for those with low vision or blindess: as a PDF or as a Word document (DOCX).

BOOM VT: VSA Vermont’s Drum Festival and Disability Identity Project from Judith Chalmer on Vimeo.



Listen to the BOOM VT Beat: We invite everyone to feel the rhythm and join in for a final, unifying piece. Hear a piece of the melody now.

Other listening options are available, including the option to download and play this audio in your own media player. Visit the SoundCloud page for this audio.

Art Beats for All. Feel the beat and join the rhythm today!

For more information on BOOM VT, contact or 802-871-5043.