Lake Life Local Events October 11th-17th
Lakes Region Parade of Homes Oct 9-11th
Friday-Sunday | Lakes Region Builders and Remodelers Association
The Lakes Region Parade of Homes welcomes back visitors to the 3-day self-guided home tour held over Columbus Day Weekend, Saturday October 9th, 10th & 11th. Enjoy viewing professionally designed new & renovated homes being built in Lakes Region communities. Meet the talented builders and learn about the newest trends, products and techniques. Visitors will see the latest in interior design trends and home technology, exceptional windows and flooring, trendy kitchens and baths and colors, finishes that will be sure to inspire. Whether you want ideas for your current home, are looking for your next home or just appreciate quality craftsmanship, the Parade has something for everyone.
Visit here for tickets and more info!
Lincoln Fall Craft Festival October 11th
Monday 10:00am-5:00pm | Village Shops & Town Green | 119 Main St, Lincoln
Enjoy the crisp autumn air & glorious mountain foliage while viewing the works of over 125 Juried Artisans of traditional American made Arts & Crafts; including Fine Jewelry, Pottery, Scarves, Puzzles, Calligraphy, Beaded Jewelry, Cutting Boards, Soy Candles, Sports Team Apparel, Children’s Clothing, Fused Glass, Adirondack Style Furniture, Ornaments, Sheepskin Accessories, Leather, Floral Arrangements, Doll Clothes, Wreaths, Toys, Nature Photography, Wooden Signs, Aroma-therapy, Fleece, Paper Crafts, Photo Art, Pet Accessories, Decorative Painting, Engraving, Turned Wood, Folk Art, Baskets, Fine art, Glass Jewelry, Painted Stemware, Magnetic Jewelry, Original Painting, Chain-saw Sculpture
Free Admission, Rain or Shine and Friendly Pets on a leash are welcome.
110th Sandwich Fair October 11th
Monday 8am-p5m | Sandwich Fair Grounds | 7 Wentworth Hill Rd Sandwich, NH
The Sandwich Fair will be held on October 9-11, 2021. The fair will feature antique tractor pull, children’s pedal tractor pull, hand milking demos, 4-H shows, music, truck pull, team wagon competition, antique auto parade, pumpkin carving, magic show, rides, baked goods, great food, and much more.
Food Truck Hosted by Lake Life Realty October 12th
Tuesday 11am-2pm | Lake Life Headquarters | 87 Whittier Highway, Moultonborough
Join us for amazing foods by Full Circle!
Graveyard Tour October 12th
Tuesday 4-6pm | Castle in the Clouds | Rt 171 455 Old Mountain Rd, Moultonborough
Calling all who enjoy the cozy, spooky feeling that comes with autumn in New England. Get in the Halloween spirit and join us on a walk around the property to view the remnants of cemeteries from long ago! We’ll also view the accompanying cellar holes, discussing the families that lived here and the funerary traditions for each appropriate time period.
This walk is $10 per participant and pre-registration is required. Capacity is limited!
Cruise on The Winnipesaukee Belle October 12th & 14th
Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:30-8pm | The Winnipesaukee Belle | 90 North Main St Wolfeboro, NH
Enjoy a memorable, relaxing lake experience when you cruise aboard the Winnipesaukee Belle, a replica 19th-century paddleboat. This 65-foot boat has two decks, an open-air upper deck and enclosed lower deck salon with restrooms and a bar. The Belle can accommodate up to 100 guests for wedding receptions, parties, reunions and outings. All catering is provided by The Wolfeboro Inn.
Wolfeboro Farmers Market October 14th
Thursday 12:30-4:30pm | Clark Park | 233 South Main St, Wolfeboro
Come and visit us every Thursday, rain or shine, May through October in Clark Park, to experience the local produce, meats, eggs, honey, maple syrup, preserves, flowers, baked goods, and more! While you’re there enjoy the music of local instrumentalists and visiting string bands, grab a bite to eat or drink or bring the kids to enjoy story hour with local librarians.
The Science of Leaf Change October 14th
Thursday 10am-2pm | Remick Museum & Farm | 58 Cleveland Hill Rd, Tamworth
A COLORFUL LEARNING WALK FOR FAMILIES
10AM | Thursday thru Saturday | Last date: Saturday, October 16
Head out for a guided discovery walk across the colorful farm as you learn about the science of leaf change.
$5 for ages 5 and up; free for ages 4 and under.
- Twelve (12) spots are available. Your group may include persons from another party.
- Read our registration and cancellation policies.
Halloween Pumpkin Walk October 15th
Friday 5:30-7:30pm | Castle in the Clouds | Rt 171 455 Old Mountain Rd, Moultonborough
Bring your family and friends to enjoy a friendly Halloween themed stroll through the woods at Castle in the Clouds!
Castle in the Clouds has teamed up with the Moultonborough Recreation Department and the Lakes Region Conservation Trust for an event not to be missed! This hike is self-guided so you can walk to your leisure and even do the trail more than once if you like. The trail will be marked with lighted jack o lanterns and be sure to look for some not-so-scary Halloween surprises along the way! It is recommended that you bring headlamps or flashlights to help you find your way. Costumes are encouraged! Please note: This is a child and family-friendly event. The Halloween decorations and surprises will not be scary or gory. This will not be a “haunted” walk. Reservations are not required.
Guided Hike to Watson Ledge October 15th
Friday 8:45am-11pm | Lakes Region Conservation Trust | 155 Dane Rd, Center Harbor
We have a few spots left for a Guided Hike to Watson Ledge, a bare bluff located in the Red Hill Conservation Area, that will take place on Friday, October 15th at 8:45 am.
For more information and to register, please email Stewardship Support and Outreach Coordinator Micaelie O’Hare.
5th Annual Riverside Duck Derby October 16th
Saturday 9am-1:30pm | Belknap Mill | 25 Beacon St E, Laconia
Ducks will drop from the foot bridge over the Winnipesaukee River, adjacent to Rotary Riverside Park on Saturday, October 16th.
$5.00 – 1 Duck
$20.00 – Quack Pack (5 ducks)
$30.00 – Super Quack Pack (10 ducks)
$50.00 – Deluxe Quack Pack (20 ducks)
$25.00 – *WOODEN DUCK for Community Duck Painting
Rotary Park provides the ultimate viewing spot to cheer on your duck. Your adopted duck(s) gives you the chance to win several amazing prizes from local Lakes Region businesses. Prizes will be awarded for the top 10 finishers. Tickets are sale now through the day of the race!
For more information about purchasing a duck or participating in Community Duck Exhibit or Community Fest please visit www.belknapmill.org, the Belknap Mill Facebook page or contact the Belknap Mill at 603-524-8813.
Trick or Treating at Santa's Village October 16th & 17th
Saturday & Sunday 9:30am-5:00pm | Santa's Village | 528 Presidential Hwy, Jefferson
If you’ve been wondering about Halloween festivities at Santa’s Village, this post is for you! This year, Merry Trick-or-Treat is back! Every weekend in October (Saturdays and Sundays through October 24) we’ll offer trick-or-treating throughout the park, the option to wear your costume, and some festive Halloween decor to complete your visit. Tickets must be purchased online in advance and will become available exactly one week prior to your planned visit date. Season pass holders, you’re welcome to join us without a reservation any date!