Meet Curious George! America's Favorite Monkey at Home in Waterville Valley
Waterville Valley, NH (PRWEB) July 20, 2012
The Annual Curious George Cottage Family Festival returns in August to speak to the curiosity in us all. The festival is a 2-day event August 11 to 12, 2012, featuring a weekend full of family-friendly activities with Curious George and the Man With the Yellow Hat including a banana pancake breakfast, a family nature walk, live music, a BBQ lunch with Curious George, photo opportunities with the characters, a traveling barnyard, face painting, games for kids, Curious George story hour and craft time, star shows, and a family spaghetti dinner.
Wristbands for the Annual Curious George Cottage Family Festival are $23 per person for a 2-day pass. Children two and under get in free with a paying adult. Limited wristbands available at the event. To view the complete event schedule and to purchase wristbands visit http://www.thereycenter.org/Curious_George_Festival.html or call the Rey Center at 603-236-3308.
While in Waterville Valley, families can also enjoy swimming and canoeing on Corcoran’s Pond, walk along Waterville Valley’s many hiking trails, skate at the WV Ice Arena, or play a game of tennis at the WV Tennis Club!
Participating hotels offer festival lodging packages the weekend. Packages include Friday and Saturday night lodging, 1 round of golf per day at the WV Golf Club, Festival Wristband, and a Curious George souvenir (Wristband includes: admission to Petting Zoo, Live Music, Mad Science Show and Fun Station, Face Painting, Games for Kids, Curious George Storytime, Planetarium Show, Photo Opportunity with Curious George, Curious George Craft Time, and Nature Walks). Additional fees charged for Banana Pancake Breakfast and Curious George Spaghetti Dinner; tickets for these events can be purchased with Wristbands. BBQ lunch available for purchase onsite from a la carte menu, no ticket required.
Waterville Valley was designed and planned specifically as a self-contained, four-seasons resort. Today in addition to its world-class ski area, Waterville Valley Resort has award-winning tennis courts, golf, hiking, biking, lodging, cultural activities and summer theater, kids camps, an indoor ice rink, boating, a skate park, and a host of outdoor activities. It is home to the Margret and H.A. Rey Center and Curious George Cottage, and it hosts summer outdoor concerts, Children’s Theatre, and numerous summer festivals. Dining options include traditional favorites and elegant dining. For more information, call 1-800-GO-VALLEY or visit http://www.visitwatervillevalley.com.