Lakes Region News, Announcements and Current Events

There’s always something happening in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire. Stay connected with all of the Lakes Region news, events, happenings and interest stories while on your family vacation!

With all of the great Lakes Region news and events that happen throughout the season, you could plan your next vacation while relaxing on this one! Check in frequently as we update our news stories as we receive them. From the shores of Lakes Winnipesaukee and Winnisquam to the towns of Meredith, Laconia, Weirs and MORE!

Christmas at Canterbury

Christmas at Canterbury Opens Dec. 6 with Candlelight Tours and Two Saturdays of Family Fun Shaker Village Museum Store open till Dec. 23 CANTERBURY, NH:    Add to the magic of your holidays with Canterbury Shaker Village’s beloved traditional Christmas event,...

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Christmas in the Village – Sandwich NH

For over 40 years, the first full weekend of December in Sandwich has been a celebration of craftsmanship. This year is no exception. Artisans, farmers, bakers, craftspeople, individuals, businesses, and organizations are each doing something in the spirit of...

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Wright Museum looks ahead to 2019

Wright Museum looks ahead to 2019 Wolfeboro, NH—November 8, 2018--For museums, half the battle revolves around how to connect the past with the future, which in the case of the Wright Museum of WWII in Wolfeboro is a cause for celebration next year. “In 2019, the...

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Remembering World War I at Canterbury Shaker Village Nov 11

In commemoration of the end of World War I on Armistice Day, 1918, a free public program on the War as it affected Canterbury will be offered on Sunday, November 11 at 1 pm at Canterbury Shaker Village.  Presented at the Village’s Hubbard Education Center in...

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Record-setting year at Wright Museum in 2018

The 2018 season has nearly come to a close for the Wright Museum of WWII in Wolfeboro with record setting attendance numbers with 18,777 visitors, 18% of whom were students.    According to Executive Director Mike Culver, this season’s attendance exceeds the museum’s...

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Franklin BPW selects Jo Brown as 2018 Woman of Achievement

FRANKLIN — Johannah  (Jo) Brown,  the local owner of The Franklin Studio located in the Buell Building in downtown Franklin , was selected as the 2018 Woman of Achievement by the Franklin Business and Professional Women’s club at Onion’s Restaurant in Tilton, New...

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On Thursday, November 15th at 7:00 p.m. at the Loon Center in Moultonborough, the Lakes Region Chapter of the New Hampshire Audubon Society will present a program on White Mountain Forest Fires,  presented by David Govatski.   Forest fires in the White Mountains are...

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A Hidden Gem on the NH Heritage Museum Trail

Perhaps most well known for the White Mountains, the Granite State features a unique museum attraction known as the New Hampshire Heritage Museum Trail that is expected to attract 250,000 visitors in 2018.   Comprised of 17 museums divided into three...

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Upcoming Featured Events

Wed 12

SLA to Host Guided Hike at Doublehead Mountain

December 12 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wed 12

Holiday Open House – Squam Lake Association

December 12 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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