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

EKAL Lake Activity Center Crew is at Your Service!

EKALIt’s mid-summer, and the Lakes Region of New Hampshire is hopping with people taking advantage of all this region has to offer, especially the water! From swimming and paddling, to sailing, speed boating, and cruising, there is something for everyone here. Some of the best ways to explore the lakes are those that keep you close to the water, and the folks at EKAL Activity Center are ready to help you get out and enjoy it to the fullest! 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

Winnipesaukee Playhouse Set for an Outstanding Summer Season

Winni_Night_RenderingsmThe Winnipesaukee Playhouse is gearing up for an amazing third season at its visionary campus in Meredith, NH, where the well-respected non-profit organization plans to offer its professional summer lineup, as well as educational programs, youth camps, and community productions for Lakes Region locals and visitors alike! Continue reading

Annual Winnipesaukee Wine Festival Returns to Church Landing for 10th Year!

Wine Festival 2015Meredith is gearing up for the event of the year—two fun nights of fabulous food, wine, and music on the shore of Lake Winnipesaukee that will showcase wines from around the world, along with fabulous food from local restaurants—all while raising funds for the Veterans Count Program in New Hampshire. Continue reading

Memorial Day Weekend 2015 in the Lakes Region

http://millfallsmarketplace.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/MS-Mount-Washington-at-Church-LandingThe trees and lawns are finally green and lush, and the scent of lilacs is in the air! After this weekend, the danger of frost in New Hampshire will be past us. Summer is almost here! The change in weather coincides with a day set aside to honor our fallen heroes, and to mark the occasion, the Lakes Region will be alive with events and celebrations you wont want to miss… Continue reading