Date: October 12th, 2017
North Conway – Celebrating 35 years of bringing world-class live music performances to the Mount Washington Valley, Arts Jubilee will be presenting a special Encore Benefit Concert at the state-of-the-art Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center (LHE/PAC) in Fryeburg on Friday, November 17 at 7:00 pm. The concert will feature the return of the Beatlemania Stage Show, starring Ceili Rain frontman, Bob Halligan, Jr. as Sir Paul McCartney.
Date: October 10th, 2017
Monday, October 9, 2017 - Lincoln, NH - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jean’s Teens and Lin-Wood Public School Present Alice in Wonderland!
Jean’s Teens, the teen theatre group operated by Jean’s Playhouse in cooperation with Lin-Wood Public School, will be presenting Alice in Wonderland on November 3rd and 4th at 7:30 pm and November 5th at 2:00 pm.
Date: October 2nd, 2017
NORTH CONWAY, NH – Cranmore Mountain Resort will launch extended hours, new snowmaking improvements, plus major base area updates for the coming 2017-18 winter season.
Date: September 21st, 2017
Columbus Day Weekend, Attitash Mountain Resort hosts its 20th Annual Oktoberfest on October 7-8 at the Bear Peak base area. This annual two-day festival celebrates the end of the summer season and welcomes the winter season with traditional live Bavarian music from the world-renowned King Ludwig’s Band, activities for kids and adults, German fare, and plenty of beer and cider.
Date: September 20th, 2017
LINCOLN, NH – The Hobo Railroad in Lincoln, NH announced today they are hosting a special month-long raffle as part of their annual Hobo Harvest Time Express Fall celebration in support of Olympic Medalist and four-time World Cup Skiing Champion Bode Miller’s Turtle Ridge Foundation. The grand prize of the raffle is a one-of-a-kind, life-sized scarecrow of Miller created by the talented artisans from Annalee Dolls in Meredith, NH, dressed in Bode’s very own U.S. Ski Team race gear.
Date: September 19th, 2017
North Conway, NH- North Conway’s premier Haunt, the Ghoullog, is back for its 11th season. Held at the base of Cranmore Mountain, the month long, annual haunt has been rated as one of the top haunts in New England, including being rated #6 on Buzz Feed’s 23 Haunted Houses Around the World That’ll Freak You The F*** Out, USA Today’s 10BEST Extreme Haunted Attractions, 10 Must-Visit Haunted House Attractions in the US by the Active Times, 11 Spooky Spots in New Hampshire by WMUR and the #1 Haunted Attraction for 2016 by NewHampshireHauntedHouses.com.
Date: September 13th, 2017
LINCOLN, NH (September 13, 2017) – White Mountain Oktoberfest, the region’s largest celebration of German food, drink, and music, will take place at Loon Mountain Resort during Columbus Day Weekend, Oct. 7-8, 2017.
Date: September 7th, 2017
PINKHAM NOTCH, NH — The Autumn “Muster in the Mountains” which takes place annually at the Mt. Washington Auto Road portrays one of New Hampshire’s most dramatic and colorful time periods (1750 - 1850). The sights, sounds and smells of time travel, including open cook fires and musket and cannon fire, will come to life on September 8 and 9, as more than 100 historical reenactors set up their camps at the base area of the Mt. Washington Auto Road on Route 16 in Pinkham Notch.
Date: September 5th, 2017
2017 Theme: Scarecrows of Sports Feature Eight Life-Sized Sports Icons Including Skiing Legend Bode Miller
LINCOLN, NH – The Hobo Railroad in Lincoln, NH announced today that their popular Fall celebration, the Hobo Harvest Time Express, will once again take place at their Hobo Junction Station in Lincoln, NH from September 16 through October 15, 2017.
Date: August 31st, 2017
The New Hampshire Fun family of parks is proud to deliver a truckload of supplies to help with the relief eﬀorts of Hurricane Harvey. Alpine Adventures, Whale’s Tale Waterpark and Candia Springs Adventure Park sent these supplies to the Bristol Fire Department to aid in their collection of supplies on August 30, at 2:00p.m.
Date: August 23rd, 2017
Lincoln, NH - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jean’s Playhouse presents Labor Day Comedy Show
From Gotham Comedy Live and the Lawn & Disorder Tour with Karen Morgan, Jean’s Playhouse welcomes comedian JIM COLLITON on Sunday, September 3rd at 7:30 PM! Jim turns his everyday life as a married man with three kids into a comedy routine. He weaves jokes into spontaneous crowd work and constantly brings down the house. Jim’s first comedy CD “Stories from the Suburbs” won the prestigious Just Plain Folks Music Festival’s Comedy CD of the Year in Nashville. You may have seen him on Comedy Central and Ed McMahon’s “Next Big Star,” or sharing the stage with Patti Labelle, Kenny Rogers and the Beach Boys.
Date: August 22nd, 2017
Pinkham Notch, NH—The day dawned with a downpour, but by the time of the start of the 45th Mount Washington Auto Road Bicycle Hillclimb on Saturday, August 19th, 2017, the skies had cleared the way to the 7.6 mile trek to the summit of Mount Washington.
Date: August 21st, 2017
LANCASTER, NH – The annual Lancaster Fair, northern New Hampshire’s largest summer event, begins Thursday, August 31 and runs through Labor Day Monday, September 4 at the Lancaster Fairgrounds. Now in its 147th year, the Lancaster Fair marks the end of summer by celebrating the area’s agricultural heritage with a variety of family-friendly activities and entertainment. There’s carnival rides and games, farm animal competitions, top-notch music performances – this year’s headliner is country music supergroup Sawyer Brown – motorized competitions, food, and special activities for the kids. ATVs are welcome and parking is free. Campsites are available on site.
Date: August 18th, 2017
CONWAY — Memorial Hospital invites local school-aged children to take part in the fifth annual Fun Run at Story Land on Monday, Sept. 4, with check in beginning at 8 a.m.
This Fun Run is the kick off to a school-year long initiative to bring their “Let’s Go” health and wellness education and activities to students throughout Mount Washington Valley, funded by the proceeds of the 2017 Memorial Hospital Open Golf Tournament. While the race is open to all, local children will receive free registration courtesy of the North Conway-based hospital.
Date: August 15th, 2017
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - Lincoln, NH - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jean’s Playhouse presents YOU’RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN
Happiness is… going to see You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown at Jean’s Playhouse!
Join Charlie Brown and all your favorite characters as the Peanuts gang jumps right off the page of the Sunday Comics! Based on the characters created by Charles M. Schulz with music and lyrics by Clark Gesner and additional music/ orchestrations by Andrew Lippa, this musical comedy is sure to delight and entertain audiences of all ages. The story centers on that loveable loser, Charlie Brown and the gang as they take you through an average day in their lives. Join in the fun as the kids go to school, fly kites, and discover the true meaning of happiness.
Date: August 9th, 2017
Lincoln, NH – The Hobo Railroad in Lincoln, NH announced today that the sale and use of the popular 3-attraction Family Fun Pass which includes an 80-minute ride aboard the Hobo Railroad, a round of miniature golf at nearby Hobo Hills Adventure Golf and all-day access to Clark’s Trading Post has been extended through Friday, September 1, 2017.
Date: August 9th, 2017
August 9, 2017 (Bartlett, NH) –Vermont’s award-winning international youth circus is back on the road with its 2017 Big Top Tour, celebrating a 30-year tradition of bringing joy and magic to towns all over the Northeast. Attitash Mountain will present Circus Smirkus at the Fields at Attitash on August 13 & 14 with show-times at 1pm and 6pm both days.
Date: August 3rd, 2017
Arts Jubilee presents the final concert of the 2017 summer season, featuring the “quintessential blues-calypso-zydeco-pop-rock-jazz-and a ton of drums band” Entrain, outdoors at Cranmore Mountain Resort this Thursday, August 10th at 7 pm.
Date: July 28th, 2017
Jean’s Playhouse presents Annie, The Musical written by playwright Thomas Meehan and composed by Charles Strouse.
Date: July 20th, 2017
NORTH CONWAY – Arts Jubilee presents the annual Pops Concert and fireworks show, featuring a performance by the Seacoast Wind Ensemble, outdoors at Cranmore Mountain this Thursday, July 27th at 7 pm.
Date: July 14th, 2017
Ceili Rain is returning to the Valley for their 8th appearance at Arts Jubilee this Thursday, July 20th at Cranmore Mountain at 7 pm
Date: June 27th, 2017
Lincoln, N.H.- Whale’s Tale Waterpark is pleased to announce the grand opening of its latest attraction, AKUA Beach! AKUA Beach is a Pacific Surf Designs Pro Flow Double. With nearly one million dollars invested in this attraction, combined with many other industry leading rides, AKUA Beach places Whale’s Tale Waterpark into the big leagues.
Date: June 27th, 2017
Lincoln, NH - Officials with the Sports Car Club of New Hampshire, organizers of the 2017 Subaru Mt. Washington Hillclimb planned for July 6-9, 2017 at the Mt. Washington Auto Road in Gorham, NH, are proud to announce that Howie Wemyss, General Manager of the Mt. Washington Auto Road, has accepted an invitation to serve as the Grand Marshal of this year’s Climb to the Clouds.
Date: June 26th, 2017
IMPACT Children’s Theatre, Jean’s Playhouse’s renowned touring children’s theatre troupe, will hit the road again this summer starting on Monday, June 26th. They will begin their weekly productions with the tale of Anansi-Keeper of the Stories from June 26-July 1, Thumbelina on July 3-8, The Bremen Town Musicians on July 10-15, and many more!
Date: June 26th, 2017
Jean’s Playhouse will be kicking off the summer with the show: Kimberly Akimbo. Written by the Pulitzer - Prize winning playwright David Lindsay-Abaire, Kimberly Akimbo is a hilarious and moving show that follows a family with a teenager that has a rare condition that causes her body to age four times faster than normal.