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Waterville Valley offers unique challenge: Climb five 4,000- foot peaks in a single weekend

Date: July 22nd, 2019

Waterville Valley, NH – It’s time once again for indomitable peakbaggers to gather in Waterville Valley for the 6th annual Denali Challenge. Beginning Friday, Aug. 9 and culminating on Sunday, Aug. 11, hikers are challenged to summit five peaks in and around Waterville Valley equaling 20,000 feet in elevation – equivalent to hiking Mt. Denali, the highest peak in North America.

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Musical Titanic Launches Onstage Voyage in Lincoln

Date: July 15th, 2019

Musical Titanic Launches Onstage Voyage in Lincoln

Most people know the ill-fated history of the greatest ocean liner, the Titanic. Maury Yeston and Peter Stone gave voice to the individuals who sailed, their hopes and dreams, aspirations and excitement in this multi Tony Award-winning musical, Titanic, opening July 11 onstage in Lincoln.

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The Margret and H.A. Rey Center is pleased to be teaming up with the NH Music Festival this summer for two spectacular events.

Date: July 15th, 2019

Waterville Valley, NH-- On Saturday, July 13 at 4:30 p.m. join NH Music Festival chamber musicians for "Fresh Fares and Musical Airs" under the tent in the gardens of The Rey Cultural Center behind the Curious George Cottage for an afternoon of fantastic fare, libations and beautiful music. Tickets are $35 and can be purchased at thereycenter.org.

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Waterville Valley Offers Sweet Lineup for 20th Annual Chocolate Fest

Date: July 15th, 2019

Waterville Valley, NH – Chocolate lovers are invited to head to Waterville Valley Resort on Saturday, July 27 for the 20th Annual Chocolate Fest event from 6-9 p.m.

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Build your own boat at Waterville Valley’s Ugotta Regatta

Date: July 15th, 2019

Waterville Valley, NH – On Saturday, August 3, Waterville Valley’s Annual Ugotta Regatta returns to the waters of Corcoran Pond.

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New England’s Premier Mountain Bike Race Returns For 2020!

Date: July 3rd, 2019

New England’s Premier Mountain Bike Race Returns For 2020!

Pinkham Notch, NH — For two decades, mountain bikers from across the country ventured to the base of Mount Washington in Pinkham Notch, New Hampshire to compete in the 24 Hours of Great Glen. This epic, round-the-clock race was the first of its kind in New England, following a specially-designed course at Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center with a mixture of fast-paced gravel carriage roads and technical single track. First held in 1995 with a modest 11 teams, the event steadily grew to more than 180 teams and 500 participants for its last running in 2015.

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Arts Jubilee Announces 2019 Concerts and Fundraising Event

Date: June 28th, 2019

North Conway – Flatbread Pizza Company North Conway will be hosting a

‘dine-to-donate’ fundraiser in support of Arts Jubilee’s 2019 Summer Concert Series on Tuesday, July 9th. Flatbread will donate a percentage of every pizza sold between 4-9 pm, including take-out orders.

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Adventure Suites to Open New Spa, Restaurant, Bar and Function Space

Date: June 28th, 2019

Adventure Suites to Open New Spa, Restaurant, Bar and Function Space

NORTH CONWAY, NH -- Adventure Suites, North Conway’s popular themed hotel, plans to build on their reputation for extraordinary lodging accommodations by adding a spectacular mountain-view spa, restaurant and two bars. Voted the #1 hotel in Mount Washington Valley by Conway Daily Sun readers and one of the top 10 themed hotels in the world, Adventure Suites will now offer hotel guests, weddings, groups and the public a unique setting to kick back and relax.

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MANCHESTER-BOSTON REGIONAL AIRPORT ANNOUNCES NEW TECHNOLOGY FOR BLIND AND LOW VISION CUSTOMERS

Date: June 26th, 2019

Manchester, NH (June 26, 2019) – Manchester-Boston Regional Airport (MHT) is pleased to announce a new partnership with technology company, Aira. The new technology, provided by the Airport and supported by Aira, will expand services for blind and low vision customers. All that is needed to access the free service is a smartphone with a camera.

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Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center To Host 2020 New England Bill Koch League Festival

Date: June 25th, 2019

Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center To Host 2020 New England Bill Koch League Festival

Pinkham Notch, NH - The New England Nordic Ski Association (NENSA) announced today that the New England Bill Koch League Festival will return to Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center on February 29 and March 1, 2020. The festival is the marquee event of the Bill Koch League (BKL), the largest cross country ski program for children in the United States. Whether a child loves the adventure of cross country skiing, enjoys playing with friends on skis, or wants to grow up to be a ski racer, the New England BKL has something for them.

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New Hampshire’s oldest summer theatre meets the oldest mountain-climbing railway in the world

Date: June 21st, 2019

New Hampshire’s oldest summer theatre meets the oldest mountain-climbing railway in the world

Tamworth NH -- The Barnstormers Theatre of Tamworth, New Hampshire’s oldest summer theatre, kicks off its 2019 season on June 27th with a performance of “Damn Yankees” sponsored by the Mount Washington Cog Railway, the oldest mountain-climbing railway in the world. To celebrate the railway’s 150th anniversary and the opening of the show, the theatre and the railway have partnered with the Tamworth History Center, Tamworth Distilling and Art in the Age Café for evening of art, history and local offerings. Surrounded by farm fields and bordered by a meandering river, with plenty to see and do along Main Street, Tamworth Village is an experience not to be missed.

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The Gallery at NCCA Lincoln Hosts Artist Reception

Date: June 21st, 2019

The Gallery at NCCA Lincoln Hosts Artist Reception

More familiarly known as Jean’s Playhouse, the original North Country Center for the Arts welcomes artists Linda Gray and Nancy Griswold with a public reception on Thursday, July 27, from 5:30-7:00 p.m.

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2nd Annual Running of the Bears 5K

Date: June 17th, 2019

(Lincoln, NH) Clark’s Bears in Lincoln, NH is teaming up with the Linwood Ambulance Service for the 2nd Annual Running of the Bears 5K on Sunday, June 30, 2019 at 8am. Pre-registration includes a complimentary ticket to Clark’s Bears (that can be used any time this year or next) and a 2019 Running of the Bears 5K T-shirt.

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New Hampshire’s Premier Running Events Signal The Start of Summer at Mount Washington

Date: June 14th, 2019

New Hampshire’s Premier Running Events Signal The Start of Summer at Mount Washington

Pinkham Notch, NH - Two of the Granite State’s premier running races kick off summer at Mount Washington. On Saturday, June 8, a field of 109 runners took the start at Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center for the 10th annual There’s a Black Fly in My Eye 10-Mile Trail Run and Relay. This coming Saturday, June 15, over 1,300 runners from around the world will tackle the legendary Mt. Washington Auto Road for the annual Northeast Delta Dental Mount Washington Road Race.

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LOADING DOCK AND THE COLONIAL MAKE MUSIC TOGETHER

Date: June 14th, 2019

LOADING DOCK AND THE COLONIAL MAKE MUSIC TOGETHER

The Colonial in partnership with The Loading Dock will present 3 bands in a free concert for Make Music Day in Bethlehem Friday, June 21.

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Waterville Valley Hosts Artisan Fair and Live Music on July 13

Date: June 13th, 2019

Waterville Valley, NH – The 6th Annual Artisan Fair will be held in Waterville Valley’s Town Square on Saturday, July 13, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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Howling “Hound” Leads Off Full Summer of Theatre at Jean’s Playhouse

Date: June 13th, 2019

Howling “Hound” Leads Off Full Summer of Theatre at Jean’s Playhouse

Take three professional actors and Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic tale Hound of the Baskervilles and put them in a fast-paced adaptation that has them playing all the characters. The result is funny --and at times farcical and fanciful -- onstage entertainment to start the 34th summer of live theatre in Lincoln.

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Ski NH Recognizes Seven Awards Recipients for Contributions to Ski Industry

Date: June 12th, 2019

Ski NH Recognizes Seven Awards Recipients for Contributions to Ski Industry

Conway, N.H.—At Ski New Hampshire’s Annual Conference and Trade Show on Tuesday, June 4th, at Church Landing in Meredith, NH, ski area members and industry partners came together during an awards dinner to honor exemplary people who have made invaluable contributions to New Hampshire’s ski industry.

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Independence Day is a Blast in New Hampshire

Date: June 12th, 2019

New Hampshire – Celebrate this 4th of July at one of New Hampshire’s many attractions including Waterville Valley Resort, the M/S Mount Washington, the Mount Washington Cog Rail and more.

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New Hampshire’s Cog Railway Celebrates 150 years on July 3rd

Date: June 10th, 2019

The Mount Washington Cog Railway of New Hampshire will be celebrating a momentous occasion on July 3rd this year. 150 years ago, mountain-climbing steam engines successfully traveled to the summit of Mount Washington with paying customers, changing history forever to become the first mountain- climbing railway in the world.

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M/S Mount Washington Celebrates Independence Day With Annual Fireworks Party Cruise

Date: June 10th, 2019

M/S Mount Washington Celebrates Independence Day  With Annual Fireworks Party Cruise

Weirs Beach, NH – Celebrate Independence Day and enjoy a fireworks display over the lake during the M/S Mount Washington July 4th Fireworks Party Cruise. Every year, Lake Winnipesaukee community members create their own fireworks displays and M/S Mount Washington guests have the best vantage point to enjoy the fireworks show.

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New Hampshire Ski Areas Post Gains for 2018/19 Ski Season

Date: June 7th, 2019

Conway, N.H.—At Ski New Hampshire’s Annual Conference and Trade Show this past Tuesday, the statewide ski industry association shared highlights about the 2018/19 ski season at its annual business meeting and highlighted that NH skier visits were up over 100,000 visits over last year.

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Celebrate the 4th of July at Waterville Valley

Date: June 5th, 2019

Waterville Valley, N.H. – The festivities are about to begin at Waterville Valley for the 4th of July celebration! All are welcome to join in the fun and participate in the old-fashioned Independence Day Hometown Parade. The kids can decorate their bikes and scooters, and cars and floats can join the line-up. Spectators gather in the Town Square to watch the parade which begins at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 4th.

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Cog Railway's Peppersass is coming to the Capital City this Frida

Date: June 4th, 2019

Cog Railway's Peppersass is coming to the Capital City this Frida

The Mount Washington Cog Railway’s Engine, the first mountain–climbing cog railway engine in the world, will be attending the NH Made Street Market in Concord on Friday, June 7th in celebration of the State House Bicentennial. The train will be located among the festivities on Capitol Street, along with the Cog Railway tent.

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POLAR CAVES PARK DISCOVERED AS HOME TO ANCIENT CAVE DWELLERS -Fictional novella brings to life environmentally-focused and educational journey; Spotlights mystical folk unearthed from stealth existence due to environmental change

Date: June 4th, 2019

POLAR CAVES PARK DISCOVERED AS HOME TO ANCIENT CAVE DWELLERS -Fictional novella brings to life environmentally-focused and educational journey; Spotlights mystical folk unearthed from stealth existence due to environmental change

RUMNEY, NH (June 4, 2019) As the New England weather warms, the town of Rumney, N.H. will become a popular destination for visitors seeking rock climbing, bouldering, hiking and exploration adventures across New Hampshire's central region. The staff of Polar Caves Park, an historic, family-friendly destination encompassing nine granite caves, climbing attractions and sweeping New Hampshire panoramas, was this year alerted to a population of mystical beings dwelling beneath the caves, brought to the surface because of dwindling ice reserves.

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