Upscale ResaleAttention Ladies: what could be better than a girls’ night out that includes fine wine, delicious food, fabulous views, and bargain shopping? Next Thursday, you can enjoy all this while also supporting a great cause, as one of our local non-profit organizations will be throwing a party unlike any other—its first ever Upscale Resale event overlooking Lake Winnipesaukee!

AboutFace_Mailer_PRINTSummer is moving into fall and the kids are back to school. September is the time for everyone to enjoy a fresh start! A little TLC goes a long way, and some pampering helps busy grown-ups acclimate to the new season after a lively summer. To facilitate this change of pace, the specialists at Cascade Spa at Mill Falls are kicking off fall with some fun events and amazing treatments to “relax, renew, and rejuvenate.” About Face with Cascade Spa and BABOR – Tuesday, September 22nd, 4 – 7pm – Join the Cascade Spa Team and the professionals of BABOR for an intimate evening in Cascade Spa. Guests will enjoy a complimentary skin analysis, the launch of new BABOR make-up, complimentary BABOR make-up color matching, and an introduction to the Spa’s new Sea Creation Facial. The Sea Creation facial is a combination of specially selected active ingredients from the depths of the ocean. This exclusive treatment lends skin an incomparably smooth, firm, and youthful appearance. At the same time, the treatment bestows a sense of inner balance while activating the body’s energy systems for radiant beauty.

Meredith1-1Next weekend, Meredith Village will come to life with live music, delicious food, and beautiful works of creativity as Main Street and the Mill Falls Marketplace are transformed into an outdoor art gallery. This special event is the highlight of the summer season, featuring the works of over 80 local painters, sculptors, jewelers, potters, photographers, and quilters.

Lake-Winnipesaukee-Antique-and-Classic-Boat-Show-2012-1721-215x215Visitors to the Lakes Region of New Hampshire will have so many options for fun things to do this weekend, choosing the best activities may be a challenge! In addition to the top-notch water activities, cruises, hiking, theater, concerts, shopping, and dining in the area, the weekend is filled with special events happening all around Lake Winnipesaukee. We had a hard time choosing what to highlight, but here are a few happenings we’ve uncovered…

[caption id="attachment_2599" align="alignleft" width="300"]Mikey LoBalsalmo and Ashley Landroche Whalley rehearse the tango for The Addams Family, opening July 14 at Interlakes Summer Theatre. Mikey LoBalsalmo and Ashley Landroche Whalley rehearse the tango for The Addams Family, opening July 14 at Interlakes Summer Theatre.[/caption] Professional theater is a summer tradition throughout New England as actors and directors come to the area from the big cities for the changing seasons. Musicals are a big part of the summer theater lineup in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire, and one local venue specializes in the genre. This summer, Interlakes Summer Theatre has a fabulous season underway, with rave reviews from locals and visitors alike!

Winni_Night_RenderingsmThe Winnipesaukee Playhouse is gearing up for an amazing third season at its visionary campus in Meredith, NH, where the well-respected non-profit organization plans to offer its professional summer lineup, as well as educational programs, youth camps, and community productions for Lakes Region locals and visitors alike!

Wine Festival 2015Meredith is gearing up for the event of the year—two fun nights of fabulous food, wine, and music on the shore of Lake Winnipesaukee that will showcase wines from around the world, along with fabulous food from local restaurants—all while raising funds for the Veterans Count Program in New Hampshire.

yard sale(4)For treasure seekers of all kinds, the Lakes Region will be the place to be tomorrow. The communities of Meredith Village and Center Harbor are coming together to hold their Annual Community Yard Sale, and antique enthusiasts, collectors, and bargain hunters from all over New England will be buzzing around the shore of Lake Winnipesaukee.

North Shore AcapellaReady to shake off the last remains of winter and welcome spring to the Lakes Region? The Winnipesaukee Playhouse will be doing just that when it starts off its season with a dynamic performance by nationally recognized North Shore Acappella, a top ten finalist out of hundreds of contestants on NBC’s The Sing Off, to benefit a local community mental health center.

[caption id="attachment_2536" align="alignright" width="156"]A sampling from Lady of the Lake A sampling from Lady of the Lake[/caption] This little village on the shores of Lake Winnipesaukee may be quaint, but it is not entirely old-fashioned! There are many chic shops in Meredith sporting trendy and stylish fashions for locals and visitors alike. Several of these shops will be joining creative forces to present an elegant evening by the Lake with a first-of-its-kind fashion show to benefit Meredith’s 250th Anniversary Celebration!