Photo by Lori Fisher.

Calendar of Events

Want to learn more about Lake Champlain or get involved with efforts around the lake? LCC offers presentations about various aspects of the lake and its management. We also sponsor or participate in various efforts to increase environmental awareness or make a difference for the lake.  Below is a sample of venues and events. To schedule an event in your area please contact LCC at 802-658-1414 or lcc@  

Upcoming Events

Help assess Lake Champlain water conditions around the lake. Complete our cyanobacteria monitor interest form if you're interested in monitoring during the 2018 season or want to attend a training session to learn more about the lake. Feel free to share this invite with other lake lovers. Read...

Training sessions held July 16, 2018 - May 3, 2019

Discover the ecological and cultural treasures of the Champlain Basin with the 2018-2019 Watershed for Every Classroom (WEC) program! WEC is a yearlong professional development experience for K-12 educators who teach in the Lake Champlain Basin (Vermont, New York and Quebec) who are looking to incorporate local, pertinent and exciting environmental and cultural topics into their curriculum. These workshops offer teachers inspiration, knowledge and skills to frame exciting watershed education!

Please share this flier with any educators or parents that might be interested!


Hosted by Regatta for Lake Champlain 
Benefiting LCC and other organizations
(802) 658-3023

The Regatta for Lake Champlain, the only sailing race hosted on Burlington's Waterfront, brings sailboats of all shape and size to the finish line around the same time. This pursuit race gives spectators a beautiful view of almost 50 sailboats, usually arriving under spinnakers (the colorful kite-like sail) into the harbor silhouetted against the Adirondack Mountains.


August, 2018
Exact date and location TBA!

The Lake Champlain Open Water Swim is a roughly 3.76 mile swim starting from the foothills of the Adirondack mountains, from the Old Dock in the quaint town of Essex, NY across Lake Champlain to the Charlotte public beach in the town of Charlotte, VT. Come out and support the swimmers in August, 2018 rain or shine!


October, 2018. 
Exact date and NY location TBA!

Enjoy light fare of locally sourced food and drink, hear a lake expert's guest address on Lake Champlain, take home a door prize, all while sharing a fun evening with other lake lovers!