Event Calendar

Fall Foliage Festival

Fall Foliage Festival - October 12, 2013 - October 14, 2013

Celebrate the arrival of fall with Waterville Valley’s Fall Foliage Fest over Columbus Day Weekend, October 12-14. A weekend of fun family events is planned including kids’ games, pumpkin painting, and a pie-eating contest. For those looking for a deal, there will be merchant tent sales and the annual BBTS ski and snowboard swap.  Saturday from 1 - 4pm The Chris White Band will perform from the gazebo.  

On Sunday October 13, the Waterville Valley Recreation Department is hosting a 5K run/walk to benefit a local charity.  Following the run the Fall Foliage Beer Garden will kick off hosting samples of Sam Adams and Harpoon fall brews in the center of Town Square accompanied by live music and a corn hole tourney starting at noon hosted by Harpoon.  Sign up on the tourney board inside the brew tent to reserve your spot!  Promotions and giveaways throughout the event and a special gift for 21+ runners!  At 1:30pm a Stein Holding Competition will decide who is the strongest of them all!  The winner receives the official Brew Fest Stein!  

From 12:30-3:30pm The Rory Scott Band will have you on your feet! The Rory Scott Band is made up of some of the best talent in New England.  From the killer fretwork of amazing guitarist Rick Risti, the amazing rhythms from Mark Battaglia, the heart felt basslines from Bob Catalano, to the rock solid beats from drummer Leonard Shea.  Rory Thurston, a New Hampshire native, is a new country entertainer who does NOT hold back! He puts every inch of energy into his performance with strong vocals and great dance moves. 

 
Get a preview of the Rory Scott Band:  roryscottband.com/fr_aboutus.cfm

For more information, call 603-236-8175.

To register for the 5K or 1.6K Fun Run: www.watervillevalley.org/Recreation_files/Fall_Foliage_Foot_Race_2013.pdf

Weekend Schedule: 

Friday
        12-6pm                Sport Thoma Tent Sale
        4-6pm                  Open Mic Night with Peter Downing 
 
Saturday
        8-12pm                Community Yard Sale at the Rec. Dept.
        9-6pm                  BBTS Ski & Snowboard Swap
        9-6pm                  Sport Thoma Sale
        9-5pm                  Bike Rentals Open
        10-4pm                Boat Rentals Open
        10-6pm                The Spellbound Soiree Ticket Sales in Town Square
        11-2pm                BBQ in Town Square 
        11-4pm                Jehu Hotsauce Tasting jehuhotsauce.com/
        1-3pm                  Bounce House
        1-4pm                  Chris White Band in Gazebo
        7-9pm                  Kids Night Out at the Rec. Dept.
 
        WV Elementary Bake Sale throughout the day. 
 
Sunday
        9-6pm                  BBTS Ski & Snowboard Swap
        9-6pm                  Sport Thoma Tent Sale
        9-10am                Race Registration
        9-5pm                  Bike Rentals Open
        10-4pm                Boat Rentals Open
        10-6pm                The Spellbound Soiree Ticket Sales in Town Square
        10:30-12pm        Fall Foliage Footrace and Fun Run
        11-2pm                BBQ in Town Square
        11-5pm                Animal Show/Petting Zoo
        12pm                    Race Awards in Town Square
        12:30-3:30pm     Rory Scott Band in Gazebo
        12-5pm                Brew Tent in Town Square 
        12-5pm                Corn Hole Tourney in Brew Tent in Town Square
        12-2pm                Pumpkin Painting in Town Square 
        1-4pm                  Horse Rides
        1-3pm                  Face Painting in Town Square 
        2-4pm                  Bruce the Moose in Town Square
        3:30-4:30             Ian & Josh, Juggling & Keyboard at the Gazebo 
                  
Monday
        9-2pm                  Sport Thoma Tent Sale
        10-11am             Squam Lakes Science Center Live Animal Show
         9-5pm                 Bike Rentals Open
        10-4pm                Boat Rentals Open      

 

 *Schedule is subject to change.





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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

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Jul01
Evening Concert -Chris Way

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Start your Independence Day weekend off with some great live music in Town Square. Live from the Town Square Gazebo Stage! »



Jul02
Independence Day Family Carnival

Independence Day Family Carnival

Join the Waterville Recreation Department for their annual Family Carnival. Carnival time! »



Jul03 - Jul08
Skateboard Camp Week 1

Skateboard Camp Week 1

Week long session of non-stop skating learn tips and tricks from our expert coaching staff. Complete with a contest & BBQ at the end of the week!Register Now! »



Jul03
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

1hr educational program featuring live animals, taught by expert naturalists from the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center.Hands On! »



Jul04
Independence Day Celebration

Independence Day Celebration

Join us to celebrate Independence Day with a parade, live music, and fireworks!Celebrate in the Valley! »



Jul08 - Jul10
Skateboard Camp Weekend 1

Skateboard Camp Weekend 1

Weekend session. Beginners to advanced skaters, WV is the spot. Improve your skills with our expert coaching staff.Register Now! »



Jul08
Evening Concert with Doug Thompson

Evening Concert with Doug Thompson

Join Doug Thompson as he performs in Town Square!Live music! »



Jul09
Evening Concert with Zen Again

Evening Concert with Zen Again

Music that makes you want to get up on your feet!Live Music! »



Jul10 - Jul15
Skateboard Camp Week 2

Skateboard Camp Week 2

Weeklong session complete with contest & BBQ at the end of the week so you can show off the tricks you mastered from the expert coaching staff!Register Now! »



Jul10
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

1hr educational program featuring live animals, taught by expert naturalists from the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center.Hands On! »



Jul15 - Jul17
Skateboard Camp Weekend 2

Skateboard Camp Weekend 2

Weekend session for beginners to advanced skaters. Spend 2 days with our expert coaching staff and advance your skills!Register Now! »



Jul15
Evening Concert with Brooks Hubbard

Evening Concert with Brooks Hubbard

Join Brooks Hubbard in Town Square.Live music! »



Jul16
Artisan Fair

Artisan Fair

Various Artisans will set up street vendor style in Town Square. There will be a free concerts as well.Shop local! »



Jul17 - Jul22
Skateboard Camp Week 3

Skateboard Camp Week 3

Weeklong session of non-stop skating learn tips and tricks from our expert coaching staff. Complete with a contest & BBQ at the end of the week!Register Now! »



Jul17
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

1hr educational program featuring live animals, taught by expert naturalists from the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center.Hands On! »



Jul22 - Jul24
Skateboard Camp Weekend 3

Skateboard Camp Weekend 3

Weekend session for beginners to advanced skaters. Spend 2 days with our expert coaching staff and advance your skills!Register Now! »



Jul22
Evening Concert with Clint LaPointe

Evening Concert with Clint LaPointe

Join Clint LaPointe in Town Square for some live music.Live music! »



Jul23
Evening Concert with the Cody James Gang

Evening Concert with the Cody James Gang

The Cody James Gang hits the Gazebo Stage in Town Square.Live Music! »



Jul24 - Jul29
Skateboard Camp Week 4

Skateboard Camp Week 4

Week long session of non-stop skating learn tips and tricks from our expert coaching staff. Complete with a contest & BBQ at the end of the week!Register Now! »



Jul24
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

1hr educational program featuring live animals, taught by expert naturalists from the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center.Hands On! »



Jul29
Evening Concert with Justin Cohn

Evening Concert with Justin Cohn

Justin Cohn performs in Town Square.Live music! »



Jul30
17th Annual Chocolate Fest

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An evening of chocolate temptations in the Town Square courtyard is accompanied by a lively, free, outdoor concert.Taste Test! »



Jul31
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

1hr educational program featuring live animals, taught by expert naturalists from the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center.Hands On! »



Aug05
Evening Concert with Chris White

Evening Concert with Chris White

Chris White performs live in Town Square.Live music! »



Aug06
UGotta Regatta

UGotta Regatta

The day kicks off with the annual boat race followed by a free concert!Country Paddling! »



Aug06
Bruce the Moose & Friends Family Festival

Bruce the Moose & Friends Family Festival

Load up the family and head to the Valley for this years FREE Family Festival. Family Fun! »



Aug06
Evening Concert with Ted Solovicos

Evening Concert with Ted Solovicos

Join Ted Solovicos in Town Square for some great misuc.Live Music! »



Aug07
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

1hr educational program featuring live animals, taught by expert naturalists from the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center.Hands On! »



Aug12 - Aug14
Denali Challenge

Denali Challenge

Denali 5 Summit Challenge dares hikers to take on five peaks in one weekend. A weekend of fun for experienced and novice hikers alike, PLUS activities & guided hikes for kids!Take the Challenge! »



Aug12
Village Harmony

Village Harmony

Come see the Village Harmony teen world music ensemble perform!An Evening of Song. »



Aug12
Evening Concert with Bryan Conway

Evening Concert with Bryan Conway

Join Bryan Conway in Town Square for some great music. Live music! »



Aug13
Evening Concert with Sumx4

Evening Concert with Sumx4

Sumx4 performs live from the Gazebo Stage!Live Music! »



Aug14
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

1hr educational program featuring live animals, taught by expert naturalists from the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center.Hands On! »



Aug19
Evening Concert with Corey Brackett

Evening Concert with Corey Brackett

Join Corey Brackett as he performs live in Town Square.Live music! »



Aug20
Evening Concert with Mr. Nick & The Dirty Tricks

Evening Concert with Mr. Nick & The Dirty Tricks

Mr. Nick and The Dirty Tricks hit the gazebo stage!Live Music! »



Aug21
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

1hr educational program featuring live animals, taught by expert naturalists from the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center.Hands On! »



Aug21
Black Bear Half Marathon

Black Bear Half Marathon

Join the Race! »



Aug26
Evening Concert with Clint LaPointe

Evening Concert with Clint LaPointe

Join Clint LaPointe in Town Square for some live music.Live music! »



Aug27
Evening Concert with Haley & Storms

Evening Concert with Haley & Storms

Join Haley & Storms live from the Gazebo StageLive Music! »



Aug28
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

1hr educational program featuring live animals, taught by expert naturalists from the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center.Hands On! »



Sep02
Evening Concert with Chris Way

Evening Concert with Chris Way

Join Chris Way live from the Town Square Gazebo from 6-9pm.Live Music! »



Sep03
Evening Concert with the D-DComp Trio

Evening Concert with the D-DComp Trio

Join the D-Comp Trio live in Town Square!Live music! »



Sep04
'Just Ducky' End of Summer Bash

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Sep05
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

1hr educational program featuring live animals, taught by expert naturalists from the Squam Lakes Natural Science CenterHands on! »



Sep23 - Sep25
White Mountain Storytelling Festival

White Mountain Storytelling Festival

Back again this festival provides stories for people of every age. Ghost stories, kids stories, adults stories…Listen Up! »



Sep24
Finale in the Valley

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The Cross Country race with a view! Local high schools compete in this new race.Get After It! »



Sep24
17th Annual Chili Challenge & Brew Tent

17th Annual Chili Challenge & Brew Tent

Waterville Valley area restaurants compete in Town Square for the title of the best chili around!Taste Test! »



Oct01
5th Annual Rally in Waterville Valley

5th Annual Rally in Waterville Valley

Show off your ride at this all vehicle show featuring awards, music, food & a raffle.Learn More! »



Oct08 - Oct10
Fall Foliage Festival

Fall Foliage Festival

Celebrate Fall with a weekend of family activities, free outdoor concerts, ski swap, 5k race & more!Join Us! »



Oct10
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Show

1hr educational program featuring live animals, taught by expert naturalists from the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center.Hands On! »