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Last UpDate 8-5-18

Selected Recreation Articles

Hallie Day and Kyle Haley
A hit with the audience in 2016, the duo returns to close the Moose Festival on August 26th.

Arts Jubilee Concerts Return for 36th Season
5-Week summer concert series returns to Cranmore Mountain.

25 Great Summer Adventures in Northern NH
An eclectic list of mostly day adventures across NH's north country with links to additional resources.

White Mountain Jewish Film Festival's 5th Season
The season opens in Bethlehem on July 5th.

GoldenOak to Perform in Gorham
An emerging sound in New England folk music they're performing on Friday, July 6th at 7:30 pm.

Advice To The Players schedules nine one-of-a-kind concerts.
Summer 2018 concert series announced.

Opera North's Summerfest 2018.
Events start July 20th.

Gorham, NH Concert Scheduled
The Jordan Tirrell-Wysocki Trio to perform on June 27th.

ASPNC Soccer Ends Season Undefeated
Adaptive Sports Partners Power Soccer Team ended thier 2018 spring season with a regional tournament in Lebanon, NH on Sunday, May 20, still undefeated.

Opera North Announces Summerfest 2018
Events locations include The Fells Historic Estate & Gardens in Newbury (NH), Lake Sunapee Cruises in Sunapee (NH), and Highland Center for the Arts in Greensboro (VT).

New West Guitar Group to Perform in Gorham
The concert will be held on Thursday, June 21st at 7:30 pm at the Medallion Opera House.

DuoDuo to Perform in Colebrook
The small venue to host original plays, political thrillers, live music and a NH Fiddle Ensemble concert.

DuoDuo to Perform in Colebrook
The free concert celebrates the 15th anniversary of Great North Woods Committee for the Arts.

Registration Opens for "Becoming an Outdoors-Woman" Deep Sea Fishing Adventure
The trip takes place on Saturday, June 2, 2018.

Discover Wild NH Day 2018
Discover Wild NH Day set for April 21 by NH Fish & Game.

Simon And Garfunkel Musical Tribute In Lancaster
Concert to be held April 24th at 7:00pm.

April Outdoor Adventure Talks at NH Fish and Game
These 5 talks will help you enjoy NH's great outdoors.

LRSO to perform 'An Evening at the Ballet.'
The concert will be held March 24th at the Inter-Lakes Community Auditorium in Meredith.

It's Carnival Time!
The event takes place Saturday, February 24, 2018 at the Colebrook Country Club, rain or shine!

Colebrook Harvest Celebration
Enjoy the bounty of mother nature in a family friendly gathering, hosted by Cite Ecologique of New Hampshire.

New Hampshire-Vermont-Maine Reciprocal Snowmobile Weekend Melts in Warm Weather
Warm weather chills the fun!

NHF&G BOW To Offer Fly-Tying Course
Class to be held 5 Wednesday nights beginning March 7.

VT-NH-Maine Reciprocal Snowmobile Weekend 2018
Three thrilling days in three states, January 26-28, 2018.

Opera North Selects Talent & Staff for La belle Hélène
Augusta Caso, Peter Lake & Eric Lindsey will play principal parts.

Music as Meditation at the Medallion Opera House
On Sunday, July 9 at 4:00 PM, Ellen Schwindt, a composer and pianist, will share Music as Meditation.

Don Roy Trio To Perform In Colebrook
The foot stompin' traditional fiddle music will be celebrated on Wednesday, June 21, beginning at 7 p.m.

GNWCA Announces Summer Concerts At the Monadnock Congregational Church
Artists include the Harp Twins, Bob Amos and Catamount Crossing, and Elisabeth Von Trapp.

Opera North Selects Talent & Staff for La belle Hélène
Augusta Caso, Peter Lake & Eric Lindsey will play principal parts.

Madama Butterfly Cast Chosen
Opera North has announced the principal roles for its coming production.

Discover Wild NH Day 2017
Discover Wild NH Day set for April 29 by NH Fish & Game.

Five of Blue Jays Top 8 Prospects to Start Season in NH
Fans can experience new ballpark renovations April 6th.

Easter Egg Hunt Offered
The Tapply-Thompson Community Center event begins at 1:00pm.

FREE Remick Farm Summer Preview.
Historic farmstead & museum offers NH residents FREE events.

Woodworking 101: Key Power Tools
Essential woodworking power tools.

Urine-based Deer Lures
NH F&G asks you to help keep the state CWD-free.

Memorial Day Weekend Events in NH
There are many attractions opening at New Hampshire's mountain resorts, from aerial courses and biking to fishing and more.

Loon Mountain Spring Events 2016
If you enjoy crazy outdoor adventure how about Return of the 80's, Cardboard Box Races, Women's Freestyle Camp, a Slushpool Party, or a Beginner's Weekend? And wait Johnny, there's more!

Waterville Valley Resort Offers Free Spring Skiing
Offer is extended to anyone who purchases a new 2016/17 Waterville Valley Resort Season Pass.

NH Fish & Game Offers Outdoors-Woman Winter Workshop
Registration open for workshop to be held February 20 in Holderness.

Waterville Valley Resort Announces The 'El Niño' Pass
Because of the snowless winter start (now remedied), they're offering a special rate exclusively for the 2015/16 winter season.

Colebrook Winter Carnival 2016 Scheduled
16th Annual Event to be held February 27, 2016.

New Hampshire Ski Areas Offer Holiday Activities
Across the state NH's ski areas celebrate the holidays.

Pick & Cut Christmas Tree Farms In Northern NH  
Get them fresh & create a family memory!

Late Night Madness & Holiday Weekend Events Scheduled  
Holiday events to run all weekend in Colebrook.

Getting Publicity For Your Event  
How to reach 'out-of-towners' for FREE.

59% Success So Far
59% Of the 108 of moose permit holders have had success by the midway point.

The Heat Is On
17th Annual Chili Challenge in Waterville Valley.

Camping in NH North Country
Here's what to expect and where to find the deals!

The Benefits of Winter Sports
Who knew having so much fun could be so good for you?

White Mountains FREE Stuff To Do!
Taking a day trip or a vacation with the family doesn't have to cost a lot.

Schilling Beer Company
Littleton: There's a new brewer in town, folks!!

Handicapped Accessible Trails in Northern NH
Hiking friendly trails for those with special needs!

Ski Area Activities
It's more than just riding downhill in NH!

Personal Locator Beacons
Having one of these with you in the White's could save your life!

When Does Using A Travel Agent Make Sense?
The tide is turning as more and more folks return to 'traditional' booking methods.

Finding Travel Bargains Online
How much you save doesn't depend on how HARD you look, but rather how SMART you search!

Littleton's River Walk
A great place for a walk in one of America's favorite towns!

Farm to Table Restaurants in NH's North Country
UpState New Hampshire now offers organic and farm-to-table restaurants.

North Country Movie Theaters
In recent years, there have been several closings of movie houses across the North Country. Find out whose still standing!

Hiking To NH's Plane Crash Sites
Why not combine hiking with a little aeronautic history?

How to Stay Safe on the Slopes
Altitude sickness, fractures, frostbite, hypothermia, sunburn and other dangers lurk on ski slopes. Here's how to protect yourself.

A Beginner's Guide to Ice Fishing
Ice fishing is one of the cheaper sports to undertake. Find out how!

Big North Country Ski Areas
Here they are, the big mountains. We offer an introductory guide!

The Little Mountains
Don't need the amenities? Have your own equipment and want a deal? Try either of these two small mountains.

Camping Do's and Don'ts
Stress Free Ways To Make Every Adventure Safer

Enjoying Mt. Washington
There are several ways to get a mile high view!


Scheduled Events

  Seussical   (9/6-15)
  2001 Space Odyssey   (9/7)
  Muster in the Mountains   (9/7-9)
  Wingzilla   (9/8)
  Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino   (9/9)
  Things [Mom] Taught Me   (9/13-23)
  Reach the Beach   (9/14-15)
  WM Storytelling Festival   (9/14-16)
  Metallak Race   (9/15)
  Mandeville & Richards   (9/15)
  Cohase Film Slam   (9/16)
  Tricycle Grand Prix  (9/16)
  Rodney Crowell   (9/21)
  NH Highland Games   (9/21-23)
  Don Who   (9/22)
  Harvest Celebration   (9/22)
  Health & Wellness Fair   (9/22)
  Jeep Invasion  (9/22)
  Lakes Region Tri Festival   (9/22-23)
  Pat Metheny   (9/26)
  Driving Miss Daisy   (9/27 - 10/6)
  Neko Case   (9/27)
  Shot of JD   (9/28)
  Dixville Half Marathon   (9/29)
  New Hampshire Marathon   (9/29)
  Matthew Odell   (9/30)
  Lincoln Fall Craft Festival   (10/6&7)
  Sparrow Blue & Crowes Pasture   (10/6)
  Oktoberfest  (10/6-7)
  White Mountain Oktoberfest   (10/6-7)
  Fall Foliage Celebration   (10/6-8)
  Sandwich Fair   (10/6-8)
  Paddle the Border   (10/7)
  Lincoln Fall Craft Festival   (10/7-9)
  Shadow Play   (10/10)
  Killer Joe   (10/11-21)
  Greg Brown   (10/12)
  Camping & RV Show   (10/12-14)
  Riverfire & Horrorfest   (10/13)
  Jay Stollman Band   (10/19)
  Murder Dinner Train   (10/19-20)
  Pumpkin Patch Express   (10/19-21)
  All Things Pumpkin   (10/20)
  Ethan Setiawan Band   (10/20)
  Bettye LaVette   (10/26)
  Murder Dinner Train   (10/26-27)
  Pumpkin Patch Express   (10/26-28)
  Berlin Jazz   (10/27)

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