Fiddlers from Scottish, Irish, and Québécois traditions will convene in Concord for the fourth annual Fall Fiddle Festival, a full day of workshops and jam sessions for fiddlers and violinists, followed by an exhilarating evening concert of fiddle music open to the general public on October 19.
The City of Concord has acquired and conserved 26 acres of land connecting Winant Park with Walker State Forest. To ensure the permanent conservation of the property and access for public enjoyment the City granted Five Rivers Conservation Trust a conservation easement on the property.
The lake was still frozen and the M/S Washington was wintering in Center Harbor when the team at Moulton Farm started planning their annual corn maze. John Moulton, owner of Moulton farm in Meredith, recalls few ideas for this year’s theme were discussed, but then the idea of celebrating the Mount Washington came up.
The Somerset Grille of Hooksett will be on hand with their food truck, and Brookford Farm of Canterbury will be selling farm-raised hamburgers and barbeque. The Creamery Café at Shaker Village offers traditional sandwiches and soups and homemade apple crisp.
Scores of vacationers wanting to squeeze out the last bit of their summer headed to the White Mountains during a busy and enjoyable Labor Day weekend.“We’ve received many positive comments from our local businesses about how visitor numbers have been up this summer and spending was on the rise over the holiday weekend.” Said Charyl Reardon, President of the White Mountains Attractions Association. “Travel over Labor Day weekend is most often weather dependent and thankfully the forecast, other than Monday, was for a gorgeous weekend. Certainly, a nice way to end the summer season.”
Do you love to sing? Add your voice to one of Concord Community Music School’s choruses, now welcoming new members for the fall semester.
Concord, NH – September brings fall hours, special programs including a special Sci-Fi First Friday, and a new planetarium show line-up at the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center. The Discovery Center is now open to the public from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, plus the first Friday night of each month from 6:30-9:30 p.m. On Friday night, September 6, Discovery Center Education Coordinator Sarah Beattie will discuss the earliest “science fiction”, the wild stories created by ancient cultures about constellations in the night sky, followed by a look at how 19th and 20th century science fiction inspired new inventions...
Celebrate the arrival of New Hampshire’s colorful fall foliage season aboard the M/S Mount Washington. Cruising Lake Winnipesaukee is one of the best ways to admire New England’s fall colors and it’s all possible from the comfort and perspective of the M/S Mount Washington. Passengers can view the charming fall’s colors and see the sun set on Lake Winnipesaukee during one of the most popular seasons in New Hampshire.
Want to know where to find the best foliage this fall? Come to a valley in the midst of the White Mountain National Forest to enjoy fall colors that have it all, except lines, traffic and crowds. Waterville Valley has a weekend dedicated to the spectacular foliage of the White Mountains, from Saturday, October 12thto Monday, October 14th. This is a weekend celebration of family fun with all kinds of events for everyone including free outdoor concerts, tent sales, a ski swap, 5K road race, 1.6K fun run, 10-mile trail race, and other activities including kid’s games, pumpkin painting, beer sampling and more.
Concord, NH – The air is starting to feel cool and the leaves in some parts of New Hampshire are already hinting that fall is on its way. The approaching fall foliage season provides a reason to get outside and experience New Hampshire’s amazing show of colors. And judging by the long dry summer, this fall promises a vibrant show. The Granite State offers many ways to experience the season off the beaten path whether through a hike, a drive, or a weekend stay. A foliage leaf peeping excursion can also be combined with a visit to one of the...