Celebrate the End of Summer with a Fun Filled Labor Day Weekend in New Hampshire

Share Article

This Labor Day weekend New Hampshire offers one last chance to reconnect and enjoy the last days of summer before school and fall changes things.

This Labor Day weekend New Hampshire offers one last chance to reconnect and enjoy the last days of summer before school and fall changes things. Families can head up 93 to Waterville Valley Resort for free outdoor concerts, kid's games and an annual charity Duck Race.

The M/S Mount Washington is hosting a weekend of cruising fun including their Parrot Head Party cruise, Lobsterfest cruise, and Sunset cruise. The Currier Museum of Art is showcasing the many beautiful forms turned wood can take in their exhibit "Turning Wood Into Art: The Jane and Arthur Mason Collection." White Mountain Attractions offers one-stop planning for an entire weekend of activities for the family.

Let the Labor Day weekend fun begin:

Waterville Valley Resort is staging an End of Summer Bash & Fireworks for families on Sunday, September 6 from noon to 9 p.m. The day includes free outdoor concerts, kid's games and the annual charity Duck Race on Snow's Brook. The owners of the fastest three ducks win a prize and all proceeds go to a local charity. The day ends with fireworks. Special travel packages for the Endless Summer include stays for Saturday and Sunday nights, plus a racing duck for each person at check-in. Also included are all Summer Unlimited Activities starting at $46 per person per night based on quad-occupancy. Visitors should ask for the "add a night" special when making reservations. For more information, call 1-800-GO-VALLEY or visit http://www.visitwatervillevalley.com.

The M/S Mount Washington is hosting a Labor Day weekend full of cruising activities. On Friday, September 4, passengers are invited aboard the Parrot Head Party cruise from 7 to 10 p.m. This cruise departs from Weirs Beach and boards at 6:15 p.m. Tickets are $47 adults and $37 children. On Saturday, September 5, the Labor Day Lobsterfest cruise, featuring fresh Maine lobsters, is from 6 to 9 p.m. The cruise departs from Weirs Beach and boards at 5:15 p.m. All tickets cost $49. On Sunday, September 6, the Labor Day Sunset cruise is from 4:30 to 7 p.m. The cruise departs from Weirs Beach and boards at 4 p.m. Tickets are $43 adults, $23 children, and a family pass is available for $109 (2 adults and 2 children).

At the Currier Museum of Art visitors can view the many forms of turned wood created by master craftsmen, from the simplest bowl or baseball bat to intricate works of art. The exhibit "Turning Wood Into Art: The Jane and Arthur Mason Collection" is on view through September 27, 2009. This exhibition of 65 objects has been selected from one of the world's foremost collections of contemporary lathe-turned wood. Through the turner's imagination and mastery of technique they have created three dimensional canvasses for the exploration of the drama of wood's color and pattern and the surprising intricacies of its grain. For more information, visit http://www.currier.org or call 603.669.6144, ext. 108.

White Mountain Attractions offers one-stop planning for an entire weekend of activities for the family. A specialized itinerary can be created that features a variety of attractions including theme parks, outdoor adventures, historic attractions, nature excursions, shopping, and sporting facilities. Attraction value passes can be purchased for a group rate. To plan your summer activities conveniently through one organization including lodging, flights, and transportation visit http://www.visitwhitemountains.com or call 800-FIND-MTS.

For a full a list of events, deals and travel ideas in New Hampshire log on to http://karnotrippicks.com.

###

Share article on social media or email:

View article via:

Pdf Print

Contact Author

JAYME SIMOES

603-224-5566
Email >

Michelle White-Malcolm

603-224-5566
Email >