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October 2013

Eleventh Annual Ski Swap and Sale

#skiswap Eleventh Annual Ski Swap and Sale -The Annual Ski Swap at Jackson Ski Touring Foundation is a great opportunity to either recycle your no longer used ski and winter equipment and make a contribution to the foundation or get a great deal on skis and winter apparel. Bring your items to the JSTF office from November 4th – 8th during office hours (8-4:30 p.m.). Doors open for sales Nov 9 at 9a.m. Come early for the best deals, especially for children’s equipment. For more information please email info@jacksonxc.org or call 383-9355 or visit www.jacksonxc.org. Read more →


#Azores,Portugal Choose from 26 Hotels and Five Islands – and all kinds of tours – Air and six-night hotel stay from $1099 per person based on double occupancy The Azores, Portugal – SATA Airlines has unveiled new air, land and adventure packages for the fall and winter set in the dramatic volcanic landscapes and mild climate of the Azores, a set of Portuguese Islands just 4 hours east of Boston. For 2013-2014, Azores Express is offering 6 night Air & Hotel packages with a choice of 26 hotels on five different islands, starting at just $1099 per week/per person/double. Departures... Read more →


#Ski & Stay Waterville Valley Waterville Valley, NH – There is good news for college students who want to get away and ski this winter with friends, but may be on a budget. Waterville Valley Resort’s Black Bear Lodge has teamed up with the ski mountain to offer college students an affordable option. The deal works like this: guests get a 20% room discount on weekday reservations with discounted lift tickets to Waterville Valley. Located in New Hampshire’s White Mountains, Waterville Valley Resort offers big mountain skiing and riding 2 hours from Boston. Prices start at $79 per person, per... Read more →


#Ski Waterville Valley Waterville Valley, NH – Located in New Hampshire’s White Mountains, Waterville Valley Resort offers big mountain skiing and riding to families with a variety of activities and events. Just a 2 hour drive from Boston, a mini vacation is closer than you think. The Black Bear Lodge, with suites that are perfect for families, is offering some great deals, like their December to April Ski + Stay deal. Starting $84 per person, per night for four people, or $333 per night, the deal includes discounted lift tickets to Waterville Valley Ski Resort. There are no blackout dates,... Read more →


The Valley Snow Dogz pull Santa and his elves into Town Square amidst hundreds of onlookers after a long journey from the North Pole Santa at 3:30pm on Saturday, November, 30th. After a quick hello and cheerful greeting Santa will head into the Nordic Center for some hot cocoa and cookies while he visits with every child waiting to see him until 7pm. Each little visitor will receive a small gift from Santa and a candy treat. Hot cocoa and cookies will be available for purchase outside the Nordic Center while guests wait in line to visit the jolly old man. Read more →


#Manor Wine Dinner HOLDERNESS, NH – The Manor on Golden Pond is teaming up with the Boston Wine School on Nov. 9 to expand guests’ wine knowledge and please their palates. The Wine Dinner will feature a wine class, led by Jonathon Alsop, founder of the Boston Wine School and accomplished teacher, author and wine writer. Following the class will be a delectable five-course wine pairing dinner, prepared by Manor Executive Chef Peter Sheedy. The event will start at 6:30 p.m. with Hors d'oeuvres and canapés paired with NV Gloria Ferrer Brut. At 7 p.m., Alsop will begin the wine... Read more →


The Greater Waterville Valley Community has embraced the event. Teams are already being formed, challenges are being made and a “Pet” division has been added for some who prefer to let the family pet take the “Plunge” for them. We’re looking forward to a great time. Ski at Waterville Valley in the morning, join us at the beach at 1pm, linger in the Town Square to greet Santa at 3pm and enjoy fabulous fireworks later in the evening! Read more →


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The Artisan Fair opens it doors on Friday, November 29th at 10:00 a.m. Spend your Black Friday shopping for unique locally hand-made gifts this season. And while in Waterville Valley you can also enjoy miles of hiking/skiing trails; shopping in Town Square; check out the ski conditions; meet Santa and his elves when the big guy arrives by dog sled on Saturday November 30th; listen to your favorite Curious George story at the Rey Center. There is something for the whole family in Waterville Valley. Read more →