Labor Day Weekend 2015 in the Lakes Region

cruiseAre you planning some rest, relaxation, and recreation in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire next weekend for the holiday? In addition to the abundance of summertime activities that are still going strong, there are several special events happening to celebrate Labor Day and cap off the season as we shift into fall… Continue reading

36th Annual Lakes Region Fine Arts and Crafts Festival Next Weekend!

Meredith1-1Next weekend, Meredith Village will come to life with live music, delicious food, and beautiful works of creativity as Main Street and the Mill Falls Marketplace are transformed into an outdoor art gallery. This special event is the highlight of the summer season, featuring the works of over 80 local painters, sculptors, jewelers, potters, photographers, and quilters. Continue reading

Summer Camps are a Lakes Region Tradition

Camp Menotomy, Meredith, NH

Camp Menotomy, Meredith, NH

Summer camps in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire have a long and proud history. This is where the modern model for summer camps was born and nurtured! The tradition of summer camps continues today, and is going strong. Folks from around the world bring their kids here just for the experience, as nothing compares to summer in New Hampshire, and the quality of educational summer camps here is top notch. Continue reading

Great Summer Events in the Lakes Region This Weekend!

Lake-Winnipesaukee-Antique-and-Classic-Boat-Show-2012-1721-215x215Visitors to the Lakes Region of New Hampshire will have so many options for fun things to do this weekend, choosing the best activities may be a challenge! In addition to the top-notch water activities, cruises, hiking, theater, concerts, shopping, and dining in the area, the weekend is filled with special events happening all around Lake Winnipesaukee. We had a hard time choosing what to highlight, but here are a few happenings we’ve uncovered… Continue reading

Celebrating the Blue Moon Tonight!

blue moonWhen a full moon appears twice in one calendar month, the second one is called a “blue moon.” It’s a rare occasion, and that’s why some things happen only “once in a blue moon.” Tonight is one of those rare occurrences, as a bright blue moon will be shining over the Lakes Region, and there are a couple of unique events happening to mark the occasion… Continue reading

Professional Musicals are in Full Swing at Interlakes Summer Theatre!

Mikey LoBalsalmo and Ashley Landroche Whalley rehearse the tango for The Addams Family, opening July 14 at Interlakes Summer Theatre.

Mikey LoBalsalmo and Ashley Landroche Whalley rehearse the tango for The Addams Family, opening July 14 at Interlakes Summer Theatre.

Professional theater is a summer tradition throughout New England as actors and directors come to the area from the big cities for the changing seasons. Musicals are a big part of the summer theater lineup in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire, and one local venue specializes in the genre. This summer, Interlakes Summer Theatre has a fabulous season underway, with rave reviews from locals and visitors alike! Continue reading

2nd Annual Antique & Classic Automobile Show at Castle in the Clouds

Classic CarWhat better way to see stunning examples of antique and classic automobiles than at a classic country estate with stunning views of its own? This weekend, you can do just that in the Lakes Region, as Castle in the Clouds hosts a gathering of automobiles from the past in a setting that will truly take you back in time. Continue reading

Summer Events to Celebrate the Loon in New Hampshire

LoonWithChickThere is nothing like the haunting call of a loon on a quiet night—it is an unmistakable, soothing sound of summer in the Lakes Region. Here in New Hampshire, loons are treasured as an integral part of lake life, and folks all around the state are working together to monitor, protect, and celebrate this beautiful and endangered animal. Continue reading

Celebrate Independence Day 2015 at the Lake!


Duck raceSummer is officially here! And for the quintessential summer experience, the Lakes Region of New Hampshire will be the place to be next weekend, with many traditional Fourth of July activities lined up. Independence Day in New England can’t be beat! Here are a few things happening around Lake Winnipesaukee… Continue reading

Two Great Venues for Summer Concerts in the Lakes Region

Rickie Lee Jones

Rickie Lee Jones

Summer is finally upon us, and with several famous artists lined up to play at two of the premier stages in New Hampshire, concert season is shaping up to be a great one in the Lakes Region! The Flying Monkey and Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion (formerly Meadowbrook) have booked some big names this year, and their summer concert schedules are solid! Continue reading