Perfect for those with a sweet tooth, this event celebrates chocolate and local restaurants will be offering an assortment of sweet treats from 6-8:30 p.m. in Town Square. Guests may purchase delicacies by the piece. While indulging yourself in chocolate, enjoy the live music provided by Rumblefish from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Read more →

Artisan Fair & Live Music Saturday, July 15, 2017 10:00am 4:00pm 10:00 16:00 Waterville Valley Town Square Artisans set up in street-fair style in Town Square. Support local businesses and artists while enjoying live music and everything else Town Square has to offer, including biking, boating, fishing, swimming, dining, shopping, ice cream, and more! 12-3pm Live Music w/ Nick & Bryan 6-9pm Live Music w/ Amanda Dane Band www.visitwatervillevalley.com Read more →

Sun, July 2, 2017 INDEPENDENCE FAMILY CARNIVAL/BEACH MOVIE NIGHT Carnival 12-4pm; Movie 8:30pm-10pm on Corcoran Pond Beach Head to Town Square for the annual Summer Carnival with games, 100’ obstacle course, face painting, T-shirt tie-dying, boat rentals, cash BBQ, live music & more! Fee for inflatables. For more detail contact: 800-468-2553 or info@waterville.com www.visitwatervillevalley.com Read more →

Free New Hampshire Second Saturdays April 8, 10 am to noon New Hampshire residents receive free Museum general admission before noon on the second Saturday of each month. Stop by and enjoy Creative Studio and browse the galleries. Free NH Second Saturday in 2017 is sponsored by the Botnick Family Foundation and E&R Laundry & Dry Cleaners. Creative Studio Saturday: Book Arts April 8, 10 am to 1 pm Artists have often used books for materials in their artwork. Come explore how contemporary artists are doing that and then create your own book art. All ages welcome. New Hampshire residents... Read more →

December 31, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Northern New England’s huge family-friendly New Year’s Eve event gets better every year. Ring in 2017 a few hours early at the Currier Museum of Art’s annual Noon Year’s Eve party! Wrap up a day of celebrations with bubble-wrap fireworks and a huge balloon drop. Enjoy fun art-making activities, face painting, dance party and live entertainment. Enjoy all sorts of kid-friendly food and more. Dress in your party best and celebrate the New Year at the Currier! Cheers! This year, we'll be featuring the astounding magician and slight of hand artist David Hall! Please note... Read more →

Waterville Valley will celebrate the end of summer with a whole weekend of fun during their End of Summer Dash & Bash over Labor Day weekend, September 5-7. Enjoy the annual ‘Just Ducky’ annual charity Duck Race on Corcoran Pond with cash prizes for the fastest three ducks. Enjoy live music, children’s and family activities and barbeque. Activities are free, but there is a charge for food and beverages. There will be a fireworks display over Corcoran Pond on Sunday at 8:30pm. There will also be a special, free Animal Show on Monday, September 7 at 10am. Check the Waterville... Read more →

The Hobo Railroad in Lincoln will showcase their "Cornstalk Critters" from September 19 - October 18. These life-sized characters, created by the Annalee Doll Company in Meredith, New Hampshire, will grace the grounds of the Hobo Junction station. This year's theme, "Scarecrows of Sound," features likenesses of some popular music giants, such as the Beatles, Michael Jackson, Mick Jagger and many others. The Hobo's popular train rides along the Pemigewasset River will also be available through October 18 from the station in Lincoln. Trains leave at 11:00AM & 1:00PM 603-745-2135 www.visitwhitemountains.com Read more →

Black Bear Half Marathon Offers Scenic Tour of Waterville Valley Waterville Valley, NH – Come up to Waterville Valley and run the Black Bear Half Marathon on August 23 and enjoy a course set amid the White Mountain National Forest. The route includes scenic trails along the Mad River and lots of shade, starting and finishing in Town Square. The Half Marathon starts at 9 a.m. and the 5K starts shortly after at 9:30 a.m. Entry fees for the Half marathon are $70 until August 22 and $80 on race day. Entry fees for the 5K are $35 until August... Read more →