Mill Falls Helps Secure Affordable Housing in the Lakes Region

(L to R) Joe Ouellette, Mill Falls Director of Marketing and Sales/Public Relations, Jason Hicks, LACLT Board Chair, and Gail Batstone, Mill Falls General Manager

(L to R) Joe Ouellette, Mill Falls Director of Marketing and Sales/Public Relations, Jason Hicks, LACLT Board Chair, and Gail Batstone, Mill Falls General Manager

In one of the many ways Mill Falls at the Lake demonstrates its commitment to the local community, the resort has purchased $14,350 in state tax credits to help Laconia Area Community Land Trust (LACLT) continue to upgrade their permanently affordable rental housing in Laconia.

“We are thrilled to assist such an important organization in our community. The need for affordable housing is vast in the Lakes Region. We applaud the hard work of the Land Trust,” stated Gail Batstone, General Manager at Mill Falls at the Lake. Continue reading

Meredith Sculpture Walk Revs Up for Third Year

Dragonfly, Joseph De Robertis, De Robertis Designs, site #32, Scenic Park

Dragonfly, Joseph De Robertis, De Robertis Designs, site #32, Scenic Park

Over the past two years, the Meredith Sculpture Walk has enhanced the beauty of downtown Meredith Village and enjoyed much success as tens of thousands of visitors and residents have toured the outdoor exhibit and explored the various installations around town. Now in its third year, “The Walk” promises to be just as fresh and interesting as ever with several new pieces to be chosen for this summer. Continue reading

The 37th Annual Great Rotary Fishing Derby is On!

Fishing Derby landscapeDespite speculation earlier in the month that Lake Winnipesaukee would not be frozen enough for our usual winter activities, the two most popular events of the season are still happening! The New England Pond Hockey Classic will take place on nearby Lake Waukewan (see last week’s post here), and the surface of Meredith Bay is now freezing over enough to see ice-fishing bob houses popping up as folks gather from all over the country to participate in the much anticipated Great Rotary Fishing Derby! Continue reading

The 7th Annual New England Pond Hockey Classic Comes to Meredith!

pond hockey close upThe event of the season has steadily earned a reputation for providing players and fans alike with a traditional, nostalgic, and truly competitive pond hockey experience. The past several winters have seen quaint Meredith Village on Lake Winnipesaukee bustling with activity as hockey lovers from all over New England and beyond converge on this normally quiet winter wonderland. Continue reading

More Winter Adventures for 2016 at Prescott Farm!

Prescott Farm snowshoeFor those who don’t travel to warmer climates, the best way to enjoy winter is to get outside and play in the snow! In addition to skiing, skating, and snowmobiling, New Hampshire has wonderful opportunities for some quieter activities that still get the heart pumping and the spirit soaring! Here in the Lakes Region, Prescott Farm invites you to explore their 160-acre property during one of the most beautiful seasons in New Hampshire, with a variety of great winter programs for all to enjoy… Continue reading

Come to Meredith for New Year’s Eve!

New Year's Eve FireworksAfter a busy holiday season, New Year’s Eve is just about here! This is a time to reflect on all the accomplishments of the past year, renew our commitments to our personal and collective goals, and to welcome 2016 in style! If you haven’t made plans for New Year’s Eve yet, it’s not too late. Here at Mill Falls at the Lake, we have a lavish evening lined up…

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Last Call for the Santa Express and Journey to the North Pole Trains!

Santa ExpressFor many families, the magical train ride through the mountains of NH with Santa and his elves has become an annual tradition. The Journey to the North Pole and The Santa Express trains transport families on a wonderful New Hampshire adventure to visit Santa, returning them with a little gift and a lifetime of memories. Continue reading

Interlakes Theatre Presents “The Worst Best Christmas Pageant Ever: The Musical”

Interlakes TheatreYou may have seen this show before, but you’ve never seen it like this – Interlakes Theatre is bringing this hilarious holiday favorite to life…with a twist! This brand-new musical version will be performed at the Center Harbor Congregational Church for an art-meets-reality theater experience.

Performance dates are Dec 12th at 7:30pm, Dec 13th at 3:00pm, Dec 19th at 3:00pm and 7:00pm, and Dec 20th at 3:00pm at the Congregational Church of Center Harbor at 52 Main Street (right next to the Center Harbor Post Office). Continue reading

The Holiday Spirit Comes to the Lakes Region this Weekend

Holiday-Horses-1024x695This weekend, the quaint village of Meredith and its surrounding towns will become quite festive as The Lakes Region of NH transforms into a winter wonderland of old-fashioned holiday charm, with many fun things to do, indoors and out, for folks of all ages! Continue reading

It’s time for the Altrusa Club’s 20th Annual Festival of Trees!

Festival of Trees 2011It’s that time of the year again – the Altrusa Club of Meredith will soon be hosting their 20th Annual Festival of Trees during the first full weekend of December. This much anticipated event will be hosted in a rustic barn at the Waukewan Golf Club in Center Harbor, NH, and will highlight a “forest” of beautifully decorated Christmas trees, traditional cookies and cider, and a special children’s tree, all while benefitting local charities and community projects. Continue reading