Summer began on Friday, June 14 at the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center: The Discovery Center will be open every day from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. through September 1. As the Discovery Center gears up to celebrate the 50thanniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, it will continuously unveil new components of its special exhibition, To the Moon, throughout the summer, culminating in a grand opening on Saturday, July 20. Daily summer planetarium shows include the Discovery Center’s newest feature on Apollo 11, CapCom Go!, as well as The Little Star that Could, Impact Earth, Tonight’s Sky andTake Flight!
Celebrate this 4thof July at one of New Hampshire’s many attractions including Waterville Valley Resort, the M/S Mount Washington, the Mount Washington Cog Rail and more.
Celebrating its 45thyear, Market Days Festival is a three-day street festival on Main Street in Downtown Concord, NH running June 20thto 22nd from 10am- 10pm each day. The big event features 150+ exhibiting vendors and stores, local food and drink, multiple stages for entertainment, an arts market, Kids zone, Touch-A-Truck, and a variety of live performances in NH’s capital city over the course of three days.
Join New Hampshire’s Waterville Valley, the M/S Mount Washington and the Mount Washington Cog Railway for a fun filled Memorial Day Weekend including an annual Chowderfest, live music, special cruises on Lake Winnipesaukee and a scenic train ride to the top of Mount Washington. These destinations are all offering a wide variety of activities and special deals.
On Saturday, May 4, from 10:30 – 4 p.m., Concord's McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center will present AerospaceFest, New Hampshire’s annual aerospace festival. Visitors will be able to engage in a wide variety of hands-on science and engineering activities at the festival, to enjoy the Discovery Center’s newest planetarium show, and to meet former NASA Administrator Sean O’Keefe.
On Friday, April 26, 2019, from 7:30 – 9:30 pm in the Wellness Center Gym, NHTI’s Campus Activities Board (CAB) presents comedian, actor and author Finesse Mitchell, with special guest Feraz Ozel, for an evening of standup comedy.
On Thursday April 11, from 12 – 2 pm in the Library Living Room, NHTI will hold its 18th Annual Celebration of Poetry, featuring Domenic Scopa. The event includes a reading by Mr. Scopa, followed by a reception and open mic. Members of the college and the community are invited to listen and participate. Admission is free.
For the first time, Story Land is opening its gates after hours for adults only! That’s right, all kids young at heart (and 21+ years) are invited for an enchanted evening of childhood nostalgia in the Land Where Fantasy Lives! This event is exclusively 21+, so please leave the kiddies at home.
The Waterville Valley’s Recreation Department will offer its annual Easter Egg Hunt in the Town Square on Saturday, April 13th. There will be more than 1000 filled eggs with a chance of finding a golden egg. The program is free, and there will be prizes & pictures with the Easter Bunny, The hunt will begin at 9:30 a.m. Kids 11 years old & under are invited. There will be hot cocoa and coffee too. Please bring your own basket to collect the eggs.
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.