Don't let all that food on Thanksgiving widen your waist! Sign up for the Sunapee 5K Turkey Trot in Sunapee Harbor Thanksgiving day. Register on Wednesday, November 22, 5-8pm at the Harbor House Livery. Bibs and pins can be picked up on race day, 7-8am or at pre-registration. Race starts at 9am. The 1K Chicken Run for kids begins at 8:15am. For more information, visit www.sunapeeturkeytrot.com
Don't miss Mt. Sunapee's annual ski swap held in the Sunapee Lodge November 18 from 9-noon. New and used skis, boots, snowboards, poles, skates, cross country, clothing and more! Local shops will also have equipment at great prices as well. This is the largest ski swap in the region and is organized and run by the Mt. Sunapee Area Ski Club.
If you have an item you would like to sell, you can drop them off in the Spruce Lodge at the mountain on Friday, November 17 between 12pm-7pm. They will accept equipment in good condition, skis with approved bindings, skates, snowboards, clean winter clothing, etc. No straight skis.
If you would like to expedite your drop-off of equipment to be sold, you can download, print, and fill-out the Sale Item Sheet beforehand and bring it with you when you drop off your items.
If your item is sold, you will receive 75% of the sale. The other 25% of the sale is donated to the Mount Sunapee Area Ski Club's Junior Programs. You can pick-up your unsold equipment and any sale money between 2:00pm - 3:00pm the Saturday of the swap. Any unclaimed money or equipment will be donated to local programs. www.mtsunapee.com
It's almost here - The League of NH Craftsmen Fair, August 5-13, 2017 from 10am to 5pm daily at Mount Sunapee Resort in Newbury, NH.
It's the oldest, continually running fine craft fair in America. You'll enjoy educational and fun events every day including some fantastic surprises. See new work from your favorite craftspeople and meet recently juried members. Get a head start on your holiday shopping and make sure to select a handcrafted piece for yourself.
Looking for some fun? You'll find it in Sunapee Harbor! Here's what's happening:
Live at the Livery - One of North America's finest performers of traditional Scottish music, Jamie Laval, will be at The Livery in Sunapee Harbor, NH on Friday, July 7 at 7p.m. You can enjoy more Celtic music on Friday, July 14, with fiddler Jordan Tirrell-Wysocki performing. For more information and tickets, visit www.thelivery.org, tickets at the door are $15.
Hawaiian Hoopla - Check out your closet for the grass skirt and flowered shirt for the summer luau at Dewey Beach on Saturday, July 15, 4-7pm. The Flames will be performing, featuring selections from the 50s, 60s and 70s. There will also be a barbecue, games and more. Look for ticket information on Facebook. In case of rain, the event will be held at The Livery.
Poker on the Lake - The sixth annual Lake Sunapee Sailing Day will be held Saturday, July 15 at 1p.m. at Sunapee Harbor. Sponsored by the Lake Sunapee Cruising Fleet and is a poker cruise open to all sailboats. A reception will be held at 4p.m. at the Knowlton House in the harbor. Refreshments will be served and prizes for the best poker hands and crew costumes. Info 763-9610 or email@example.com
Don't miss New Hampshire's Maple Sugar Weekend March 25 & 26. Visit local sugar houses and see how maple syrup is made and have a taste of maple candy. Visit http://www.nhmapleproducers.com/2016/11/04/2017-maple-weekend/ to find your closest sugar house and hours of operation. A good time for the whole family!
Check out the deals and fun at Mount Sunapee Ski Resort in Newbury, NH. The snow has been falling with more to come tomorrow. 5 lifts and 17 trails are open with a base of 12-26 inches. And don't miss Ugly Sweater Day on Thursday, December 29. Take part in a parade from the Sunapee Express to the North Peak Triple. They'll have prizes for the Ugliest Sweater and Most Spirit! Dust off your skis and snowboards and hit the slopes!
Take advantage of New Hampshire's free fishing day on Saturday, June 4, 2016! Residents and non-residents can fish any inland fresh water or salt water in NH that day without a fishing license. Season dates, bag limits and all other fishing regulations must be followed.
As of June 1 the sale and freshwater use of lead fishing sinkers and jigs weighing one ounce or less will be banned in NH. This new law will help protect loons from ingesting lead fishing tackle and dying.
Get out to all our beautiful lakes and ponds and enjoy a free day of fishing!
Tonight Mark Mandeville and Raianne Richards will perform Americana, old country, and harmony singing, commanding crafted melodies and poignant, introspective lyrics, backing them with delicate arrangements on ukulele, clarinet, guitar and banjo.
Check out the upcoming performances at www.sunapeecoffeehouse.org
Then you'll want to get your tickets for Springfest at Mt. Sunapee Resort, April 2 and 3! A weekend of spring skiing and riding, great spring events and an acoustical evening with Marc Roberge from O.A.R. and Chadwick Stokes of Dispatch performing on April 2. Doors open at 6pm and performance is at 6:30pm. Tickets are $39 and are limited. For more details, go to www.mountsunapee.com
Come out to the Sunapee Coffeehouse, Downstairs at the Sunapee Methodist Church, 9 Lower Main Street in Sunapee, NH, Phone: (603) 763-4301 (Fridays after 6pm), All Events: 7:00PM on Friday night. This Friday, Marylou Ferrante will entertain.
She performs pre-war blues from the 1920's & 30's on guitar, mandolin & banjo. She covers major artists from the delta to east coast piedmont style players such as Tommy Johnson, Charlie Patton, Memphis Minnie, Lottie Kimbrough, aka "Kansas City Butterball", Irene "Chocolate Brown" Scruggs and mandolin players such as Yank Rachell. Steeped in traditional music Marylou's performances bring to life these artist with their stories and songs.
Marylou was described by music critic and writer, Daniel Gewertz, in the Boston Herald, as the Bay State's finest female acoustic blues interpreter.
"Marylou is a killer. I have watched her grow, and now she's taking over. Blues lovers look out!"... GUY DAVIS
Visit their web site for the upcoming list of performers, www.sunapeecoffeehouse.org