Memorial Day Weekend in the White Mountains
Celebrate the unofficial start of summer during Memorial Day weekend in the White Mountains. It is an exciting time in the White Mountains with the opening of a number of warm-weather attractions, activities and events.
Visit one or several of the 17 legendary attractions in the White Mountains. Bonus: At the Hobo Railroad enjoy a special deal where Veterans Ride free and at Santa's Village it is Guest appreciation days with reduced rate admission. You and your family could also explore Lost River Gorge at night for one of their special Evening Lantern Tours.
Join the Mt. Washington Auto Road for their annual Alton Weagle Day or a Bicknell Thrush tour. Alton Weagle had a passion for Mt. Washington. To show his passion, he climbed the Mt. Washington Auto Road in a number of unique ways. Bicknell’s Thrush is an extremely rare species with very limited breeding grounds. It is the rarest and most secretive of the breeding thrushes in North America and it is the only bird whose breeding is restricted to the Northeastern part of the continent. The Mt. Washington Auto Road offers you a rare opportunity to view these obscure birds.
On Sunday join the community of Jackson for their annual Wildquack Duck River Festival. It is an entire day of family fun for everyone and experience the excitement as more than 3,000 yellow rubber ducks make their way to the finish line.
Find some of the best and brightest crafts from local and New England crafters at either Memorial Day Weekend Craft Fairs located in North Conway or Meredith.
Kids can grab their parents and tackle for a fishing derby on the shores of Corcoran Pond in Waterville Valley for their annual Youth Fishing Derby.
Join Settlers Green and Tanger Outlets and the numerous brand name outlets for their Memorial Day Weekend Sales… and don’t forget it is Tax-Free too.
Take in a show at Jeans Playhouse and enjoy the Nor'easters Memorial Day Weekend Concert or a Boston Comedy show.
Rev your engines and enjoy the heart pounding thunder in the White Mountains with stock car racing at White Mountain Motorsports Park.
Get your heart pumping and your legs stretched and join the Believe in Books Literacy Foundation for a family fun 5K color run/walk race for reading.