Jan 23 – Jan 26 all-day White Park
The 1883 Black Ice Pond Hockey Championship and Festival has become one of the largest outdoor winter event in New Hampshire. The event hosts 95 teams and close to 700 hockey players that participate in the Black Ice. The event also provides a wide array of family activities which include interactive games, rock wall, bonfires, live entertainment, fireworks, food trucks...
Jan 24 – Jan 26 all-day Black Mountain
This incredible winter event begins on Friday January 24th at noon when teams from all over the Northeastern part of the United States will converge on Jackson Village. Team will sculpt throughout the weekend and finish up at noon on Sunday the 26th. Spectators are welcome to view the entire process but to see finished pieces it is recommended you...
Jan 25 – Jan 26 all-day The Preserve at Chocorua
Winter lovers rejoice! Join us at The Preserve for a timeless winter adventure. This two-day, one-night adventure trip includes guided snowshoe hiking in the White Mountains, toasty bonfires, craft cocktails, a four-course pairing dinner, as well as overnight accommodations in our classic farmhouse. Wake up Sunday morning and head out on a second eco-guided hike near Chocorua Lake. Recap the...
Jan 25 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm 19 Mile Bay
Get your long johns, furry hats and winter gear ready — Ice Fest is happening again. Beveridge Craft Beer Fest will bring together some of the finest craft breweries around to pour some of their tasty brews on the ice of Lake Winnipesaukee. This is the third annual Ice Fest, and we are psyched to host it again. This is...
Jan 26 @ 9:00 am Muster Field Farm Museum
Families can enjoy: Ice cutting by gas powered saw and finished by hand will be demonstrated by volunteers. Ice harvest will be loaded by our ice block fulcrum onto wagons and vehicles, then hauled to the Farm. Our Ice House, c.1890, will be fully stacked with block ice for use at our summer events. Ryder Corner School House, c.1810, will...
Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm McIntyre Ski Area
The 4th Annual Bob Gilman Fun run is approaching! This ski/snowboard race is for all ages and abilities and will be held at Manchester’s McIntyre Ski Area. Each run will be timed and awards will be given in over a dozen age categories and for each gender for first, second and third places. Last year we had over 100 participants...
Jan 30 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm Bedford Village Inn
We’re taking ice bar back to the ’80s! Break out the leg warmers, Member’s Only jackets and neon, it’s time for a totally tubular tribute to the ’80s. Enjoy ’80s music, martini bars with specialty cocktails, a whiskey bar, a beer and wine bar and lots and lots of ice. We invite you to warm up in our Great Hall...
Jan 31 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm Bedford Village Inn
We’re taking ice bar back to the ’80s! Break out the leg warmers, Member’s Only jackets and neon, it’s time for a totally tubular tribute to the ’80s. Enjoy ’80s music, martini bars with specialty cocktails, a whiskey bar, a beer and wine bar and lots and lots of ice. We invite you to warm up in our Great Hall...
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Downtown Keene
Visit downtown Keene for ice carving, snow sculpting, s’more making, face painting, train riding, shopping, & so much more! This family friendly event is the perfect way to get outside and enjoy a cold New England day!
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Enjoy the outdoors this winter while doing yoga! In this unique and peaceful snowshoe experience, immerse yourself in the peacefulness of nature as you practice yoga in snowshoes, are guided through a walking mediation, and are introduced to shinrin-yoku, or “forest bathing.” Special: Register for a 2020 Trail Yoga with Kate Kretschmer to receive $5 off! (Nonrefundable, payment must be...
Feb 1 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm Bedford Village Inn
We’re taking ice bar back to the ’80s! Break out the leg warmers, Member’s Only jackets and neon, it’s time for a totally tubular tribute to the ’80s. Enjoy ’80s music, martini bars with specialty cocktails, a whiskey bar, a beer and wine bar and lots and lots of ice. We invite you to warm up in our Great Hall...
Feb 6 all-day Dartmouth College
Dating back to 1911, this annual fête celebrates Dartmouth’s impressive winter sports history and the beauty of the Upper Valley in the snow. Organizations around campus host events during the carnival, so make the rounds to enjoy an ice-sculpting contest, the 99-cent ski day at Oak Hill and the Skiway, and quirky traditions such as the human dogsled race on the...
Feb 7 all-day Dartmouth College
Dating back to 1911, this annual fête celebrates Dartmouth’s impressive winter sports history and the beauty of the Upper Valley in the snow. Organizations around campus host events during the carnival, so make the rounds to enjoy an ice-sculpting contest, the 99-cent ski day at Oak Hill and the Skiway, and quirky traditions such as the human dogsled race on the...
Feb 8 all-day Dartmouth College
Dating back to 1911, this annual fête celebrates Dartmouth’s impressive winter sports history and the beauty of the Upper Valley in the snow. Organizations around campus host events during the carnival, so make the rounds to enjoy an ice-sculpting contest, the 99-cent ski day at Oak Hill and the Skiway, and quirky traditions such as the human dogsled race on the...
Feb 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Enjoy the outdoors this winter while doing yoga! In this unique and peaceful snowshoe experience, immerse yourself in the peacefulness of nature as you practice yoga in snowshoes, are guided through a walking mediation, and are introduced to shinrin-yoku, or “forest bathing.” Special: Register for a 2020 Trail Yoga with Kate Kretschmer to receive $5 off! (Nonrefundable, payment must be...
Feb 8 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Enfield Shaker Museum
Join the Museum for a series of fun filled winter afternoons featuring special activities such as guided snowshoeing or winter hiking, beginner cross country ski lessons, behind the scenes tours, craft activities, food, and more.
Feb 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Whether you are looking to learn something new or brush up your outdoor skills, prepare for your next adventure and learn survival strategies for the backcountry. With snow and ice covering much of the necessary materials, starting a fire in the winter can be a challenge. This program will cover a variety of ignition methods, foraging fire making materials from...
Feb 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Use your senses to explore Prescott Farm in a different and special way. Inspired by the weather and the dynamic calendar of the natural world, topics discussed on our moonlit walk will vary but may include: identifying constellations, discussing the habits of nocturnal animals, and practicing your own night vision abilities. Please wear boots and dress appropriately for the weather....
Feb 9 all-day Dartmouth College
Dating back to 1911, this annual fête celebrates Dartmouth’s impressive winter sports history and the beauty of the Upper Valley in the snow. Organizations around campus host events during the carnival, so make the rounds to enjoy an ice-sculpting contest, the 99-cent ski day at Oak Hill and the Skiway, and quirky traditions such as the human dogsled race on the...
Feb 12 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Prescott Farm is offering a four-week winter homeschool session! Discover which animals are active throughout New Hampshire winters. For learners aged 6-12 accompanied by an adult. Programs will be outside, so please dress appropriately in winter gear. Snowshoes will be provided as needed. Underneath the top layer of snow, a group of small mammals spend winter in a network of...
Feb 15 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Learn how to snowshoe at Prescott Farm this winter. Never been on snowshoes? No problem! We will show you the basics of snowshoeing and take it slow. Discover how much fun it can be to get out and explore the world in the winter. Please wear boots and dress appropriately for the weather. Snowshoes will be available if you do...
Feb 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Build a new connection with the natural world as you ask questions, explore, and make discoveries in our Explore Together series. These programs are designed for those interested in learning a new topic and are intended to be engaging and accessible for all ages. Take an up close look at animal furs, mammal mounts, skulls, and more. Learn about different...
Feb 15 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Our trails vary not only in length and intensity, but also in the flora, fauna, and historic landmarks you will find on the way. Our educators will guide you along the trail and reveal some of these natural features. Program topics will vary depending on season and trail. Take about a mile walk in the woods and pass by rock...
Feb 15 @ 3:00 pm – Feb 16 @ 4:00 pm The Flat Track at New Hampshire Motor Speedway
The Eastern Snocross Tour will make its debut on the snow-covered dirt track when it rips into Loudon February 15-16, marking the first ever winter event on The Flat Track at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. This two-day action-packed event will be round three of seven in the Eastern Snocross Tour Championship sanctioned by International Snowmobile Racing. Pro riders from around...
Feb 21 all-day Wolfeboro Inn
Held at the lovely Wolfeboro Inn, this fourth annual festival includes three ice bars and two bands each night, plus fire dancing performances by Mikhol Mars and Brigid Sinclair. If you’re not staying at the inn, travel safely with complimentary town car transportation from five public parking lots in Wolfeboro. Town car transportation to and from in-town lodging and other...
Feb 21 all-day Wolfeboro Bay
There will be icy fun had by all at this winter carnival. Take part in events like ice skating, snowshoeing workshops, sleigh rides, inflatable obstacle course competitions, a pancake breakfast, the ice bar and more. The entire village will be set up on the ice in the harbor of the bay, and there will be delicious treats available at the...
Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Build a new connection with the natural world as you ask questions, explore, and make discoveries in our Explore Together series. These programs are designed for those interested in learning a new topic and are intended to be engaging and accessible for all ages. “Too-too-too!” “Who-cooks-for-you?” “Ho-hoo-hoo-hoododo-hoooo-ho!” This evening, we will review calls of owls commonly found in New Hampshire...
Feb 22 all-day Wolfeboro Inn
Held at the lovely Wolfeboro Inn, this fourth annual festival includes three ice bars and two bands each night, plus fire dancing performances by Mikhol Mars and Brigid Sinclair. If you’re not staying at the inn, travel safely with complimentary town car transportation from five public parking lots in Wolfeboro. Town car transportation to and from in-town lodging and other...
Feb 22 all-day Wasserman Park
Head to Wasserman Park to celebrate the 28th annual winter carnival. This fun-filled event is packed with indoor and outdoor activities for the whole family. There will be a campfire with s’mores, an ice fishing derby, snowshoeing demonstration, sledding and even a cardboard box sledding contest.
Feb 22 all-day Wolfeboro Bay
There will be icy fun had by all at this winter carnival. Take part in events like ice skating, snowshoeing workshops, sleigh rides, inflatable obstacle course competitions, a pancake breakfast, the ice bar and more. The entire village will be set up on the ice in the harbor of the bay, and there will be delicious treats available at the...