Family Fun

The McAuliffe Shepard Discovery Center will host Brandt Lomen’s talk “The Amazing Journey from Idea to Reality” on Friday December 7that 7:00 PM during their November Super Stellar Friday event. Every first Friday of the month the Discovery Center is open from 6:30-9:30 PM with special programming, a Tonight’s Sky Planetarium Show, and stargazing, weather permitting. Read more →


Waterville Valley’s pedestrian village is perfect for Trick-or-Treating at the lodges & Town Square. On Friday, October 26th the Recreation Department will host a Pumpkin Carving & Pizza Party. This is a great family night out from 5:30-7:30pm where you... Read more →


Waterville Valley in New Hampshire’s White Mountains hosts the annual Fall Foliage Celebration over Columbus Day weekend, Saturday, Oct. 6 through Monday, Oct. 8. The weekend is chock full of family fun with activities for all ages including free outdoor... Read more →


Head to Waterville Valley, NH for the 7th annual Rally in the Valley and the 20th annual Chili Challenge & Brews on Saturday, September 29, 2018. The all vehicle Rally in the Valley is presented by the East Coast Camaro... Read more →


Sundays are brunch days on the M/S Mount Washington. The big buffet is served every Sunday through October 21. Guests enjoy a two and a half hour scenic cruise around Lake Winnipesaukee complete with a champagne brunch and entertainment for... Read more →


As you are planning for Back to School, consider that data show working parents are the norm. 75% of New Hampshire families with children under six have all available parents in the workforce.  56% percent of all working parents say the balancing act is difficult, and those who work are more likely to say that parenting is tiring and stressful, and less likely to find it always enjoyable and rewarding. Read more →


Native American storyteller, Anne Jennison, will share riveting Abenaki stories about the sky at the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center on Friday, September 8. The storytelling performance 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. Read more →


The Waterville Valley Resort Onewheel Experience Center will open for demos and lessons on Friday, August 3, 2018.  Guests will have the opportunity to earn skill certifications through a progressive lesson program.  As guests demonstrate their skill level, instructors will be able to match tour experiences that will maximize the thrill and freedom the Onewheel can offer. Read more →


Sundays are brunch days on the M/S Mount Washington. The big buffet is served every Sunday through October 21. Guests enjoy a two and a half hour scenic cruise around Lake Winnipesaukee complete with a champagne brunch and entertainment for... Read more →


With a half dozen 4,000-foot peaks surrounding Waterville Valley the invitation is issued to climb five of them in a single weekend of intense hiking, fun, and entertainment. This is Waterville Valley’s 5th annual 5 Summit Challenge, a 20,000-foot total... Read more →