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August 2013

#Endless Summer Beach Bash Waterville Valley, NH – Waterville Valley will celebrate Hawaiian style at Corcoran’s Pond during the annual End of The Summer Beach Bash, Friday, August 16, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Enjoy live music, a barbeque, campfire, s’mores, fruit smoothies, a hula and limbo contest, piñata smashing and more. Activities are free, but there is a charge for food and beverages. Waterville Valley was designed and planned specifically as a self-contained, four seasons resort. In addition to its world-class ski area, Waterville Valley Resort has award-winning tennis courts, golf, hiking, biking, lodging, cultural activities and summer theater,... Read more →

#Lobsterfest Enjoy a taste of New England summer with a Lobsterfest Cruise aboard the M/S Mount Washington. Fresh Maine lobsters will be served on the boat, as guests dine and dance to live music. Ambiance is provided by the twilight of the sunset as the ship tours Lake Winnipesaukee. Lobsterfest cruises will take place over the course of the summer on Saturday, August 10 and Saturday, August 31. Tickets are $51 and include dinner and entertainment. The cruises will depart from Weirs Beach at 7 p.m. Live entertainment will be provided on the Main Deck and in the Flagship Lounge.... Read more →

#Meteor Shower Aboard Mount The night sky above Lake Winnipesaukee is the perfect place to see shooting stars and enjoy a Meteor Shower on August 9. The M/S Mount Washington will have a special cruise to host a viewing of the Perseids Meteor Shower, with a range of 60 to 80 meteors expected per hour. The Shooting Stars in the Sky cruise departs from Weirs Beach at 7 p.m. and from Meredith at 7:30 p.m. and returns at 10 p.m. Adult tickets are $49, children between ages 4 and 12 are $20 and children under 4 are free. Tickets for... Read more →

The Mount Washington Cog Railway will be bringing back an old favorite among train fans, “Railfan’s Day”, on September 13, 2013. Part of a region-wide train weekend event, The Cog’s “Railfan’s Day” will operate on an extended schedule of coal-fired vintage steam trains throughout the day, guided museum tours, and a chance to learn about the locomotives first-hand from the steam crew that operates them. The day’s events will include special steam train trips with opportunities to get off the train and shoot passing trains at scenic Waumbek Switch. Visitors taking the 8:15 am train (offered daily) will travel to... Read more →