Bringing together fiddlers from Scottish, Irish, and Gypsy jazz traditions, the third annual Fall Fiddle Festival will offer Concord a full day of workshops and jam sessions, followed by an upbeat evening concert of fiddle music on October 13.
On Saturday, Oct. 27, Waterville Valley will host its annual Halloween Spooktacular: Festivities kick off at 3:30 p.m. All ages are welcome to participate. Ages nine and under require adult supervision. Spooky snacks and treats will be served. Admission is $5 per child.
Long-time Waterville Valley Recreation Department supporter, Mark Invernizzi Landscaping, will be the 2018 event sponsor along with Roper Real Estate, Speare Memorial Hospital and Waterville Valley Foundation as major sponsors. A portion of this year’s proceeds will support The Rey Center of Waterville Valley.
The McAuliffe Shepard Discovery Center host a workshop on finding planets in other solar systems on Friday, October 5. The workshop will happen during the Discovery Center’s Super Stellar Friday event where the Center is open extra hours every first Friday of the month from 6:30-9:30 PM with special programming.
If you didn’t have the chance to hike this summer, don’t worry; with the foliage coming up, the White Mountains is a great place to explore. Either from the top of the mountain or on your way up, here are 10 hikes to do this fall. The scenic views, with the landscape painted red, orange, yellow, green and brown, also call for a bike ride or a climbing experience.
The air is starting to feel cool and the leaves in some parts of New Hampshire are already showing a hint that fall is on its’ way. While some have had their fill of hot summer days, the approaching fall foliage season provides a reason to get outside and experience New Hampshire’s fall colors and the long dry summer promises a vibrant show.
Concord, NH—NASA Patch Artist, Tim Gagnon will give his talk “From Dreams to Orbit” at the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center on Sunday, September 16 at 1 PM with a STEAM patch workshop afterwards.
Waterville Valley in New Hampshire’s White Mountains hosts the annual Fall Foliage Celebration over Columbus Day weekend, Saturday, October 6 through Monday, October 8. The weekend is full of family fun with activities for all ages including free outdoor concerts, tent sales, a ski swap, 5K road race, 1.6K fun run, 10-mile trail race, craft beer sampling, kid’s games, pumpkin painting, a live animal presentation and more.