Mount Washington Observatory Overnight Climbing Trip Led by Eastern Mountain Sports
Climb Mount Washington and stay at the Observatory!
The nonprofit Mount Washington Observatory, which has operated the legendary weather station atop 6,288-foot Mount Washington since 1932, has teamed up with [Climbing School Name] to offer this exclusive overnight adventure.
Learn essential mountaineering skills as you ascend the tallest peak in the Northeast, then enjoy the comfort of a warm bed and a home-cooked meal inside our famous summit weather station. You won’t find another mountaineering experience like this!
Visit www.mountwashington.org/education/climbing/ to learn more and register. Many more trip dates are available, all throughout the winter!
Mount Washington Observatory - Overnight Adventure
The ultimate Mount Washington experience: Ride our snowcat to the summit, explore the alpine zone, experience Mount Washington’s legendary winter extremes and spend a night in our famous weather station at 6,288’. Educational programming varies each trip.
Family Eagle Excursion and Program
Did you know that Manchester is home to resident and wintering bald eagles? We will try to spot them from unique urban locations along the Merrimack River. Let’s discover what makes an eagle special and explore how they fit into our river community through activities, games and crafts.
D Acres Volunteer Day
Get your hands dirty and join the the D Acres Staff in projects around the homestead. Lunch included. Held every last Saturday of the month.
Snowshoe Nature Tour
Two Hour Instructional Nature Tour on Snowshoes with Expert Guide - Jackson Ski Touring Foundation guides will show you places along the trails and off the system that most people would never get to find. This is a fun and interesting tour led by snowshoeing experts who will also give technique tips along the way. Pre-registration suggested. Tour price $10. Tours start at 10 am and 1 pm. Rentals available for just $12. For more information or to register email email@example.com or call 383-9355 or visit www.jacksonxc.org
Tours 10 am-noon & 1-3 pm
12th Annual Chilly Chili Cookoff
Come and Enjoy... Professional and"People's Choice" chefs vying for your vote with more than thirty chili recipes. Beef, vegetarian, classic and chicken chili recipes and cornbread tastings will be competing for cash prizes and trophies. Beer, mead and wine tastings Shopping specials throughout North Conway Village Children's activities Plan ahead for a weekend get-away of family fun for all ages and appetites!
Vanessa Trien and the Jumping Monkeys
Our family show is back! Bostonbased
singer-songwriter and children’s
performer Vanessa Trien and her
lively band, the Jumping Monkeys,
have become local rock stars among
the young and young at heart. The
under-10 crowd and their families
sing and dance in the aisles at these
packed shows and can’t get enough of
Trien’s award-winning children’s CDs,
including her latest, Bubble Ride.
NH Sanctioned & Jackson Invitational Snow Sculpting Event
The 14th Jackson Snow Sculpting Competition is an event where Sculptors create magical pieces of art frozen in time for everyone to enjoy! This event is a photographers dream.
2015 brings back Jackson's Winter Festival with lots of outdoor winter fun scheduled. The Snow Sculpting Competition promises to bring 12 plus teams eager to take 4 foot round by 8 foot high cylinder shaped blocks of snow and create amazing snow sculptures. Most of the teams will start sculpting on Friday, February 27, and continue working through the night on Saturday to complete their sculptures in time for the judging on Sunday afternoon March 1st at Noon. Judging is based on creativity, technique and message and completed by the sculptors themselves. All visitors are encouraged to vote for the coveted "People's Choice" award... the one award the Sculptors most want!
For complete details on this exciting event please visit www.JacksonNH.com.
Free Waxing Demonstration for Cross-country Skis
Jackson Ski Touring Foundation (JSTF) hosts a free waxing demonstration every Wednesday and Saturday from 12-1 pm. Sessions take place in the touring center and are hands on. Participants will learn how to maintain waxless and waxable skis - Classic and Skate. JSTF also offers a free wax room to skiers. For more information: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 383-9355 or visit www.jacksonxc.org.
Sleigh Rides at Bear Tree
Come out and enjoy nature! “The Boy’s of Bear Tree”, Danny & Tex will glide you through snow filled paths pulling their sleigh with the sounds of jingle bells ring in the air! This wonderful pastime is a great way to make memories with your family and friends, enjoy nature and take in the beauty of The Glen at Bear Tree! Here is our schedule and rates! Give us a call to book your group!
Ride dates subject to change
Sleigh Ride Social
Experience a relaxing trip aboard our horse-drawn sleigh ride. Bring a blanket and snuggle-up as you relive a bygone era. You’ll travel along our trails still brightly lit from the holiday season if you come on a Saturday evenings. If you choose to ride along during the day you will be able to see agricultural & wildlife animals as the sleigh travels along. Enjoy the fresh air as the sleigh takes you to a secluded pine grove. Upon arrival at our old fashioned winter social you’ll warm-up around several large bonfires while enjoying complimentary hot dogs, roasted marshmallows and hot cocoa. When you’re ready to depart from the fires just catch the next horse-drawn sleigh back to the farm. On the way watch for reindeer at the Reindeer barn.
Weekly Guided Snowshoe Walks
Join us for a guided 2-hour snowshoe walk departing from the Touring Center at Ragged Mountain Equipment every Saturday, weather permitting, at 1:00 pm. Explore gentle riverside terrain learning basic skills of snowshoeing while searching and identifying animal tracks. Rentals available. Reservations required.
Sleigh Ride Social
Experience a relaxing trip aboard our horse-drawn sleigh ride. Bring a blanket and snuggle-up as you relive a bygone era. You’ll travel along our trails still brightly lit from the holiday season if you come on a Saturday evenings. If you choose to ride along during the day you will be able to see agricultural & wildlife animals as the sleigh travels along.
Imagine...roasting hot dogs, toasting marshmallows, sipping hot cocoa ... while enjoying our cozy bonfire.
Enjoy the fresh air as the sleigh takes you to a secluded pine grove. Upon arrival at our old fashioned winter social you’ll warm-up around several large bonfires while enjoying complimentary hot dogs, roasted marshmallows and hot cocoa.
When you’re ready to depart from the fires just catch the next horse-drawn sleigh back to the farm. On the way watch for reindeer at the Reindeer barn.
Please plan on approximately 2 hours. It’s a night filled with warm memories and special moments!
Pittsburg Ridge Runners Annual Steak Feed & Snowmobile Raffle
Moonlight XC Ski & Snowshoe Tour
Snow and a full moon accentuate the breathtaking beauty of Mount Washington Resort’s Nordic and snowshoe terrain. Join our Nordic Center staff on this hour-long excursion along the moonlit cross-country trails of the Resort. If the views and experience are not hot enough, hot chocolate and a roaring fire will warm you following the adventure.
PSU Band Showcase
This February be a part of the first Plymouth State University Band Showcase featuring Elephant, Amulus & Pardon the Spins. These three bands are teaming up to bring you a fantastic night of Funk, Rock & Roll, and much more with their original styles they have in store for you. Elephant focuses on improvisational jams, fusing genres seamlessly. Amulus is a genre-bending improvisational rock band. And Pardon The Spins is an alternative rock band who have won the PSU Battle of the Bands TWICE. Don't miss your chance to come out and support young, local talent!
Gaelic comes back to the Monkey after a high octane sold-out show last February!
More than a decade has passed since Gaelic Storm appeared in the blockbuster movie "Titanic" as the lively steerage class band, but Gaelic Storm has continued to thrive. Officially minted on St. Patrick's Day in 1996, the former main attraction at O'Brien's pub in Santa Monica, Calif., is now one of the top acts in the Celtic/World music arena.
Combining both classic originals and fresh new arrangements of Celtic music with a unique blend of world rhythms, the members of Gaelic Storm infuse the show with their own spunky Irish wit for a wildly entertaining experience.
With two national tours spent headlining both the largest Celtic festivals in the country and mainstream music events, plus an expansion of their tour to the National Celtic Festival outside of Melbourne, Australia, Gaelic Storm has swept the Celtic music world with their exciting brand of energetic musicianship.
West Side Story
On the mean streets of New York City, two gangs are in a long-lasting duel. The Sharks, a Puerto Rican gang, grapple with the difficulties of assimilating into American society. The Jets, the American gang, want to resist newcomers entering their territory. In the midst of this rivalry, a Jet, Tony, falls in love with a beautiful Shark girl, Maria. After a fight between the Jets and the Sharks, Tony makes a rash decision and ends up paying for it in a huge way. West Side Story has had 12 Tony nominations.
Part of the 2014-2015 Citizens Bank Performing Arts Series.