Meredith Area Chamber of Commerce Guide to Lake Winnipesaukee, Squam Lake, Lake Winnisquam

Meredith Area Chamber of Commerce

Calendar of Events: Meredith Area Chamber of Commerce

Ongoing Events:

 Sundays - Lakehouse Jazz Brunch  from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.  Info:  279-7006 or www.millfalls.com

Sundays - Moulton Farm Farm to Table Brunch Buffet.  9 am - noon, Memorial Day Weekend - Labor Day Weekend.   www.moultonfarm.com

Mondays -  Corner House Inn Wine Not dinners 4:30 - 9 pm. Info: 284-6219 or www.cornerhouseinn.com

Mondays - July - August - Loon Preservation Committee presents Loon Cruises on Squam Lake 3pm info: www.loon.org

Mondays July-Labor Day, Castle in the Clouds presents Acoustic Monday, dinner and live music. 5:30-8:30 pm. www.castleintheclouds.org

Wednesdays -  Lago Wine Down Wednesdays after 5 pm.  Info: 279-2253 or www.thecman.com

Wednesdays and Thursdays - Lavinia's Dining Triple B.  Info: 253-8617 or laviniasdining.com

Wednesdays, June 29 - August 31 - Castle in the Clouds - Yoga on the Lawns of Lucknow  8:15 am and 5:15 pm.  Reservations required. Call 476-5410www.castleintheclouds.org

Thursdays -  Hart's Turkey Farm Restaurant Thursday Night Trivia at 7 pm.  Info: 279-6212 or www.hartsturkeyfarm.com

Thursdays -July -Sept 8, Castle in the Clouds presents Jazz at Sunset. 5:30-8:30 pm. www.castleintheclouds.org

Thursdays - Corner House Inn presents Dinner & Storytelling.  6:30 pm reservations at 284-6219 www.cornerhouseinn.com

Fridays - June - August - Loon Preservation Committee presents Loon Cruises on Squam Lake 3 pm.  Info: www.loon.org

Friday Nights - Corner House Inn Live Music in the Pub  Info: 284-6219 or www.cornerhouseinn.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JUNE

SATURDAYS IN JUNE- Remick Museum presents a Guided Tour of the Captain Enock Remick House.  11am.  www.remickmuseum.org

21-26 Interlakes Summer Theatre  "Always Patsy Cline"  www.interlakestheatre.com

25 - Hermit Woods Winery Partners with the NH Humane Society, Releases Hermit Woods Hard Apple Cider  on Main St in Meredith.  12 noon- 2 pm, sample the cider, adopt a kitten, buy some firewoods and enjoy live Music on the porch. www.hermitwoods.com

 

26 - League of NH Craftsmen-Meredith Fine Craft Gallery presents Mini Half Shell Bracelet with Deb Fairchild, 12 noon - 4pm. www.meredithnhcrafts.org

26 - Taylor Community presents a concert by Inextinguishable Brass, 3 pm Woodside Building.Free and open to the public. www.taylorcommunity.org

27 - Castle in the Clouds Walks & Talks - Explore the grounds with Bob Ridgely, ornithologist. 8:30 at the Carriage House. Space is limited, Call for reservations. 476-5414.  www.casteintheclouds.org

28 - Castle in the Clouds Stargazing - 8 pm at the Carriage House.  Free to the public, donations welcome.  www.castleintheclouds.org

June 28-July 10- Interlakes Summer Theatre presents 9-5 The Musical  "Nine to Five".  www.interlakestheatre.com

29, 30 - Castle in the Clouds - Murder Mystery Dinner Theater - 6 pm in the Carriage House. Sixties beach party theme.  $60 per person.  visit www.castleintheclouds.org to purchase tickets.

 

JULY

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fridays  in July,  Center Harbor Band Concert, downtown bandstand. free 7 pm.

1 - Mill Falls Marketplace Live presents Woodchuck's Revenge. 5;30-8:30 pm in the courtyard of the Marketplace. www.millfalls.com

1 - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - Story Walk Opening Celebration 10 - 11:30 am. There is no charge, and reservations are not required.  www.nhnature.org

2-3 -  Fourth of July Weekend Craft Fair at Gunstock.  10 am-4 pm. free admission.  www.joycescraftshows.com

3 - Independence Day Fireworks, Weirs Beach, 11:59 pm www.weirsbeach.com

4 - Fireworks in Meredith at Dusk

4 - Center Harbor Footrace,  9 am children's, 10 am, 5 mile race. info. 253-4561

4 - Parade in Center Harbor at 2 PM  www.centerharbornh.org

4 - Band Concert in Center Harbor at 7 pm. www.centerharbornh.org

4 - Fireworks in Center Harbor at Dusk

4- Ashland Independence Day Celebration, 5:30-9:30 pm. Main St. Ashland, midway, games, food, fireworks at dusk

7 - Castle in the Clouds presents Jazz at Sunset. 5:30-8:3- www.castleintheclouds.org

7 - Loon preservation Committee presents Kittie Wilson - Little Loons in Feather Beds 7:30 pm at the Loon Center www.loon.org

7 - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - H2Ooooh Day - 9:30 am - 5 pm www.nhnature.org

 8 - Mill Falls Marketplace Live presents The Buskers, 5:30-8:30 pm in the courtyard of the Marketplace. www.millfalls.com

8 - Meredith Bay Colony Club  hosts a premier video showing of Ernest Thompson's "You Are Loved" , with special guest singer/songwriter Justin Jaymes, 3 pm. open to the public but reservations required.  279-1500

 

8 - Loon Preservation Committee presents Yakking for Loons! www.loon.org

6-16  Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents " A Midsummer Night's Dream" www.winniplayhouse.org

8 - Fireworks at Weirs Beach, 10 pm. www.weirsbeach.com

9 - Steele Hill Resorts presents A Brew With a Brew, a brewfest with samplings from 30+ breweries.  rain or shine, 4-7 pm. www.steelehill.com/brewfest

9 - Antique and Classic Auto Event at Castle in the Clouds. 10 am-3 pm www.castleintheclouds.org

9 - Craft Fair at the Center Harbor Congregational Church 8 am - 2 pm call for info at 253-7698 or email at chccucc@myfairpoint.net

10 - 19th Annual Jewish Food Festival, Temple B'nai, Laconia, traditional Jewish food for sale, Nearly New Boutique. www.tbinh.org

10 - League of NH Craftsmen - International winner Tatter and Designer Elaine O'Donal demonstration 1 pm - 3 pm. free and open to public.  www.nhcrafts.org/meredith

10-Steele Hill Resorts Presents "I DO" With a View, Bridal Show, 3-6 pm. stunning venues, cash bar, delicous food, incredible vendors, entertainment and great prizes.register on line in advance at http://buytickets.at/steelehill/53049

9 and 13 - League of NH Craftsmen-Meredith Fine Craft Gallery presents a Suncatcher Glass class with Lynn Haust. 10 am 12noon www.meredithnhcrafts.org

11 - Castle in the Clouds - Walks and Talks -
Geocaching - 
10 am Carriage House www.castleintheclouds.org

12 - Golden View Health Care Center Presents "Highlights of the Currier Collection" by The Currier Museum of Art, 2:30-3:30 pm. rsvp 279-8111 ext 4194, www.goldenview.org

12- Moulton Farm presents Farm To Table Dinner. www.moultonfarm.com

12 - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - Lake Explorers Family Cruise. 10:00 - 11:30 am. For families with children ages 5 and over www.nhnature.org

12 - Castle in the Clouds - Lecture:Voices from the Back Stairs; Domestic Servants in 19th and 20th century New England - presented by Jennifer Pustz, Free to the public but call for reservations  476-5418 www.castleintheclouds.org

13 - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - Yoga Wild - for children ages 4 to 7. Children will explore animal movement through fun yoga poses done outdoors in the fields and forests of the Science Center.  Cost $7 per member child per session; $9 per non member child per session.  www.nhnature.org

13 - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - Effects of Climate Change on the Northern Hardwood Forest  7 - 8 pm.  Pamela Templer, Associate Professor of Biology, Boston University, and researcher, Hubbard Brook Ecosystem Study. Free to attend, but reservations are required by calling 603-968-7194 x7.  www.nhnature.org

14 - Loon Preservation Committee presents Ben Killman - The Social Black Bear:  What Bears Have Taught Me About Being Human 7:30 at the Loon Center. www.loon.org

15 - Mill Falls Marketplace Live presents Craig Jester, 5:30-8:30 pm in the courtyard of the Marketplace. www.millfalls.com

15 Fireworks at Weirs Beach. 10 pm. www.weirsbeach.com

16 - Loon Preservation Committee presents the 39th Annual Loon Festival at The Loon Center in Moultonborough.  10 am - 2 pm. www.loon.org

16 - League of NH Craftsmen - Sheep Shear Silhouette Cuttings by Carolyn Guest- Creating intricate paper cut images by using sheep shearing shears, called Wycinanki, an polish art form of paper cutting. Call to make appointment: 279-7920, or email nhcraft@metrocast.net,  www.nhcrafts.org/meredith

 16 - 17 27th Annual Craft Fair at the Bay, Alton Bay Community House and Waterfront. www.castleberryfairs.com

18 - Castle in the Clouds - Walks and Talks, Native American Plants - 10 am Carriage House. Liz Charlebois, Education Director of the Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum. Reservations recommended.  476-5414, www.castleintheclouds.org

19 - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center -Nearer to Nature Walk : Unsworth Preserve in Sandwich. Nature walk for adults, celebrating the publication of Nearer to Nature by Science Center Naturalist Margaret Gillespie.Cost: $7 per member, $9 per non-member.  www.nhnature.org

12-24 Interlakes Summer Theatre presents  "The Producers" www.interlakestheatre.com

20-30 Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents "Living Together" www.winniplayhouse.org

21 - Loon Preservation Committee presents Bob Fox and Dana Duxbury Fox - Birds of the Lakes Region  7:30 at the Loon Center  www.loon.orghttp://www.loon.org

21 - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - Dinner and Sunset Cruise - 5:00 to 8:00 pm. Reservations required. www. nhnature.org

22 - Mill Falls Marketplace Live presents Joy, 5:30-8:30 pm in the courtyard of the Marketplace. www.millfalls.com

22 Fireworks at Weirs Beach, 10 pm. www.weirsbeach.com

23 Squam Lakes NaturalScience Center 50th Anniversary Celebration, Golden Gala with dinner and dancingwww.nhnature.org

23 and 30 - League of NH Craftsmen-Meredith Fine Craft Gallery presents Beginning Tatting with a Shuttle, www.meredithnhcrafts.org

24 - Loon Preservation Committee presents the Annual Summer Luncheon & Benefit Auction, Church Landing,. Meredith, 11 am- 2 pm. 476-5666

24 - Castle in the Clouds - Gallery Reception: Kaleidoscope - Student Art from NH Universities. 5:30 pm Carriage House.  Free to public  www.castleintheclouds.org

25 - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - Christmas in July for Critters 9:30am - 5:00pm  www.nhnature.org

25 - Castle in the Clouds - Walks and Talks - Fern Identification - 10 am Carriage House.  Jane Williamson.  Reservations required.  www.castleintheclouds.org

26 - Moulton Farm presents Farm to Table Dinner. www.moultonfarm.com

26 - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - Lake Explorers Family Cruise  10:00 to 11:30 am. For families with children over 5. Reservations are recommended.  www.nhnature.org

28 Jazz at Sunset at Castle in the Clouds, 5:30-8:30 pm. www.castleintheclouds.org

28- August 7 Interlakes Summer Theatre presents "My Fair Lady", www.interlakestheatre.com

28 - Loon Preservation Committee presents Squam Lake Natural Science Center - Aquatic Critters Talk will include live animals 7:30 at the Loon Center.  www.loon.org

28 - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - Dinner and Sunset Cruise 5:00 to 8:00 pm.  Reservations required.www.nhnature.org

29 - Mill Falls Marketplace Live presents Jazz Standards 5:30-8:30 pm in the courtyard of the Marketplace. www.millfalls.com

29 - Fireworks at Weirs Beach 10 pm. www.weirsbeach.com

30 - Hebron Fair, over 90 vendors, crafts, food, lunch pony rides and chicken barbecue,  www.hebronchurchfair.org

30 - Antique and Classic Boat Show, Wolfeboro

 

AUGUST

1 Castle in the Clouds presents Acoustic Monday, 5:30-8:30 pm. live music and dinner.  www.castleintheclouds.org

4 - Meredith Bay Colony Club, Antique Car Show and barbershop quartet, 5:30-7:30 pm.  Free and open to the public,  bbq $6.00.  Donations to the Community Caregivers greatly appreciated. www.meredithbaycolonyclub.org

4 - Loon Preservation Committee presents Chris Martin - Bald Eagle Recovery in New Hampshire 7:30 at the Loon Center www.loon.org

4-6 Soulfest at Gunstock, concert with various Christian bands. www.gunstock.com

3-13 - Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents "The Almost True and Truly Remarkable Adventures of Israel Potter, American Patriot". www.winniplayhouse.org

4 - Center Harbor Community Development Association Lobster Bake and Concert, Center Harbor

5 - Mill Falls Marketplace Live presents The Buskers, 5:30-8:30 in the courtyard of the Marketplace www.millfalls.com

5 - Band Concert at the Center Harbor Bandstand, 7 pm.

5 - Fireworks at Weirs Beach, 10 pm. www.weirsbeach.com

6 - Moultonborough Historical Society presents Cruise Night at the Lions Club. featuring Annie and the Orphans

7 -14 - Old Home Week in Sandwich, www.discoversandwich.org

9 - Moulton Farm presents Farm to Table Dinner, www.moultonfarm.com

9-14 - Interlakes Summer Theatre presents the musical "Footloose" www.interlakestheatre.com

11 - Artisans on the Green in Sandwich.  crafts, food, demos, artisansonthegreen@gmail.com

11 - Loon Preservation Committee presents Sigrid Salmela - The Nature of NH: Natural Communities of the Granite State  7:30 pm at the Loon Center  www.loon.org

12 - Mill Falls Marketplace Live presents Cindy Duchinand Higher Ground, 5:30 -8:30 pm in the courtyard of the Marketplace.  www.millfalls.com

12 - Center Harbor town concert with Annie & the Orphans, 7-9 pm. chparksandrec@metrocast.net

12 - Fireworks at Weirs Beach, 10 pm. www.weirsbeach.com

13-14 - 24th Annual Lincoln NH  Summer Craft Festival, held at the Village Shops and Town Green along Main St, www.castleberryfairs.com

15 Loon Preservation Committee presents the Carl R. Johnson Memorial Golf Tournament. www.loon.org

15 - Castle in the Clouds - Walks and Talks - Yoga Hike - 10 am Carriage House.  Call for reservations 476-5414, www.castleintheclouds.org

16 - Golden View Health Care Center presents "Mount Washington, The Crown of New England" by the Currier Museum of Art 2:30-3:30 pm. rsvp 279-8122 ext 4194. www.goldenview.org

17-Sept 3 Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents "Cabaret" www.winniplayhouse.org

18 - Loon Preservation Committee presents Kristine Rines - Moose in New Hampshire 7:30 pm at the Loon Center www.loon.org

19 - Mill Falls Marketplace Live presents The Groovemakers, 5:30-8:30 pm in the courtyard of the Marketplace. www.millfalls.com

19 - Center Harbor Town Concert with Carolyn Ramsay Band 7-9 pm chparksandrec@metrocast.net

20 - Field Day and Town Picnic, old fashioned family fun at Shannon Pond, games, bring picnic lunch, 9 am - 2 pm, Castle in the Clouds, Rt.171/455 Old Mountain Rd., Mounltonboro, admission/info:   www.castleintheclouds.org

20 - Keepsake Quilting Quiltfest, 9 am at Keepsake Quilting, 12 Main St. Center Harbor.  www.keepsakequilting.com

20 - Moulton Farm presents Farm To Table Lobster Bake.  Purchase tickets at the farm stand.  www.moultonfarm.com

21 - Castle in the Clouds - Mew Hampshire Furniture Masters Exhibition and Reception 5:30 Carriage House.  $20 per person.  www.castleintheclouds.org

22 -Acoustic Monday 5:30 - 8:30 pm, Castle in the Clouds, Moultonboro, NH www.castleintheclouds.org

23 - Moulton Farm presents Farm to Table Dinner. www.moultonfarm.com

25 - Loon Preservation Committee presents John Rockwood - Loons of Massabesic, Harry Vogel - 2016 Loon Season Report 7:30 pm at the Loon Center  www.loon.org

26 - Mill Falls Marketplace presents Cindy Duchin and Higher Ground 5:30-8:30 pm in the courtyard of the Marketplace. www.millfalls.com

26 Center Harbor Town concert with Carter Mountain Brass Band 7-9 pm

27 -28 - Lakes Region 37th Annual Fine Arts and Crafts Festival sponsored by the Meredith Area Chamber of Commerce.  9 am-5 pm both days, juried artists and craftsmen, musical entertainment, culinary delights. www.meredithareachamber.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

28 - Gallery Reception for Mother and Daughter Exhibit, 5:30 pm, Castle in the Clouds, Moultonboro, NH, free admission to event.  www.castleintheclouds.org

29 - Castle in the Clouds - Walks and Talks - Mushroom Walk-10 am Carriage House, reservations required 476-5414. www.castleintheclouds.org

SEPTEMBER

2 - Mill Falls Marketplace Live presents Craig Jaster, 5:30-8:30 pm in the courtyard of the Marketplace. www.millfalls.com

3,4 - Labor Day Weekend Craft Fair at Gunstock, 10am - 4 pm, free admission, over 100 vendors with a variety of crafts, foods, florals, and more  www.joycecraftshows.com

3,4,5 - 27th  Annual Labor Day Weekend Craft Fair at the Bay, Alton Bay Community House and Waterfront.  www.castleberryfairs.com

4 - Labor Day Fireworks, Weirs Beach Area, 10 pm,  www.weirsbeach.com

7-10 Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents "The Waltz", www.winniplayhouse.org

13 - Moulton Farm presents Farm to Table Dinner. www.moultonfarm.com

17 - League of NH Craftsmen-Meredith Fine Craft Gallery presents Felted Pumpkins & Gourds, 10 am. 2:30 pm. www.meredithnhcrafts.org

 17-18 - 8th Annual Hampton Falls Craft Festival, Hampton Falls, NH www.castleberryfairs.com

25 - League of NH Craftsmen-Meredith Fine Craft Gallery presents a spiral bracelet class with Deb Fairchild, 12 noon-4 pm. www.meredithnhcrafts.org

24 Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents "Broadway Idol", musical play www.winniplayhouse.org

30 - League of NH Craftsmen Fine Craft Gallery presents Nuno Felting Scarf with Melinda LaBarge workshop 9 am - 3 pm. www.meredithnhcrafts.org.

OCTOBER

1 -  24th Annual NH Marathon at Newfound Lake, Bristol, 9 am race start, info: 744-2713.

1-2 - 18th Annual Autumn Craft Festival at the Lake, held at Mill Falls Marketplace in Meredith, juried artisans, culinary delights, craft demonstrations, and gorgeous fall foliage.  www.castleberryfairs.com

5-9 - Winnipewaukee Playhouse presents "The Ghost in the Meadow" www.winniplayhouse.org

8,9,10 - Sandwich Fair in Center Sandwich, www.thesandwichfair.com

8,9,10 - Lincoln Fall Craft Festival held in Lincoln NH, Village Shops and Town Green along Main St. www.castleberryfairs.com

15 - Annual Hoot'n Howl, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center. Holderness, NH  www.nhnature.org

21-23 - Winnipesaukee Playhouse Education Department presents "Carrie", The Musical www.winniplayhouse.org

22 - Pumpkin Fest, downtown Laconia, day long event, pumpkin lighting in evening.  Info:524-5531.

28-29 Winni Players Community Theatre presents "The War of the Worlds" www.winniplayhouse.org

31 Happy Halloween

NOVEMBER

10-13 Winni Players community Theatre presents "Laughter on the 23rdFloor", www.winniplayhouse.org

11,12,13 - 21st Annual New England Craft & Specialty Food Fair at the Indoor Grandstand of Rocking Park in Salem, NHwww.castleberryfairs.com

13 - Fall Bridal Show, Church Landing, Meredith, noon-3 pm, www.lakesregionbride.com.

19-20, 27-29 - Castle in the Clouds, Christmas at the Castle - 10 am - 3 pm, $20 adults, $10 children  www.castleintheclouds.org

26 - Loon Center Annual Holiday Open House, 10 am - 2 pm hay rides, face painting, crafts, and the Squam Lake Science Center Discorvery Table www.loon.org

DECEMBER

2-4 - Winnipesaukee Playhouse Education Department presents "The Boy Who Drew" www.winniplayhouse.org

3-4 - 17th Annual New England Holiday Craft Festival at the Indoor Grandstand of Rockingham Park, Salem, NH www.castleberryfairs.com

4 - Mill Falls Marketplace Holiday Open House

16-31 - Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents "Jack and the Beanstalk" www.winniplayhouse.org

 

FEBRUARY

3-5 - Winnipesaukee Pond Hockey Classic 

11-12 - Rotary Fishing Derby www.meredithrotary.org

 

 

 

JUNE

10-18 Laconia Motorcycle Week. www.LaconiaMCweek.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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