5 great Memorial Day weekend activities in N.H.

Find your ‘zany’ way up Mt. Washington

Bumper stickers show many ordinary cars have scaled Mt. Washington. Alton Weagle Day is for campy summiteers. 

Find your ‘zany’ way up Mt. Washington

Weagle used the Mt. Washington Auto Road in "strange and zany ways. Now people bring odd costumes, props, and contraptions.

North Conway crafts

If you prefer handcrafted things, attend the Schouler Park artisan fair Saturday and Sunday in downtown North Conway. 10–5 daily. Jewelry, pottery, and more will be sold by 125 vendors.

Sponsor a Jackson duck race.

Jackson's Wildquack Duck Race offered four regular-sized rubber ducks or one Olympic-sized duck for $20. 

Sponsor a Jackson duck race.

Pre-purchase watery raffle tickets online. Sunday morning brings great music, fair food, and the first race at 1:45 p.m. Free entry.

Waterville Valley judge chowder

Sunday's chowder festival in Waterville Valley's Town Square runs from noon to 2 p.m. In hopes of winning, local eateries will provide large sampling of their creamy soups.

Hampton Beach fireworks

Put on your sandals and come to Hampton Beach for a fireworks extravaganza to properly celebrate summer.


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