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17 October Events: Oktoberfest, Swingdancing, Fall Festivals & Much More

Oct 02, 2018 12:56PM ● By Erin Frisch
As cooler days are approaching and the scenery starts to fade from green to red, orange, and yellow it's the best time of year to be outside enjoying the crisp air and everything the area has to offer. From family fun to fun without the kiddos, there are lots of outdoor and indoor activities happening in the month of October.

Family Fun

Plainfield Pumpkin People 2018 - start Sep 23 2018 1200AM

Plainfield Pumpkin People 2018: Oct 3, 2018 12:00PM

With giggles and friendly banter, Plainfield residents assemble the pumpkin people. “It's really popular, and I think the popularity is because people put a lot of time and effort into th... Read More » 

2018 Warner Fall Foliage Festival - start Oct 05 2018 0600PM

2018 Warner Fall Foliage Festival: Oct 5, 2018 6:00PM

The 71st Annual Warner Fall Foliage Festival is scheduled during the upcoming Columbus Day Weekend. The festival begins on Friday, October 5, when the midway opens from 6 to 9 PM. The DoB... Read More » 

2nd Annual New Hampshire Duck Drop - start Oct 06 2018 1000AM

2nd Annual New Hampshire Duck Drop: Oct 6, 2018 10:00AM

Northcape Design Build is proud to partner with our good neighbor, Mount Sunapee Resort, in its 10th Annual Fall Festival & Pig Roast Weekend, Oct. 6-7, 2018. The Duck Drop event is o... Read More » 

10th Annual Fall Festival  Pig Roast - start Oct 06 2018 1000AM

10th Annual Fall Festival & Pig Roast: Oct 6, 2018 10:00AM

Northcape Design Build is proud to partner with our good neighbor, Mount Sunapee Resort, in its 10th Annual Fall Festival & Pig Roast Weekend, Oct. 6-7, 2018. The weekend promises to ... Read More » 

Autumn Wagon Ride Weekend - start Oct 13 2018 1000AM

Autumn Wagon Ride Weekend: Oct 13, 2018 10:00AM

Narrated wagon rides around the Billings' fields during the height of fall foliage; farm programs and activities. Read More » 

CHaD HERO - start Oct 14 2018 0900AM

CHaD HERO: Oct 14, 2018 9:00AM

The CHaD HERO is the premier athletic-fundraising event benefiting kids and families receiving care at the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock (CHaD). Hosted on and around the beau... Read More » 

MUUV Twighlight Orchard  Corn Maze - start Oct 17 2018 0600PM

MUUV: Twighlight Orchard & Corn Maze: Oct 17, 2018 06:00PM

Riverview Farm provides families with fall fresh fruit for picking and a corn maze for education and entertainment. We'll begin at 6 pm, with the owners giving an overview of the geologic... Read More » 

Fun For Adults

ArtisTrees Music Theatre Festival Presents SUDS The Rocking 60s Musical Soap Opera - start Oct 04 2018 0700PM

ArtisTree's Music Theatre Festival Presents, SUDS: The Rocking ’60s Musical Soap Opera: Oct 04, 2018 7:00PM

Created and Written by Melinda Gilb, Steve Gunderson and Bryan Scott. Directed by SUDS original creator Melinda Gilb. SUDS is a rock’n’roll fairy tale, filled to the brim with great musi... Read More » 

Swingdance with the Starline Rhythm Boys at Suicide Six - start Oct 05 2018 0730PM

Swingdance with the Starline Rhythm Boys at Suicide Six: Oct 5, 2018 7:30PM

Join us in the base lodge at Suicide Six for a swinging good time as we dance to the tunes of the popular Starline Rhythm Boys! Lessons available at 7pm | Dancing starts at 7:30pm Individ... Read More » 

White Mountain Oktoberfest - start Oct 06 2018 1100AM

White Mountain Oktoberfest: Oct 6, 2018 11:00AM

Get a taste of the Bavarian Alps right here at Loon Mountain during White Mountain Oktoberfest, the region's largest celebration of German food, drink, and music. This two-day festival pe... Read More » 

Red Barn Dinner at Kelly Way Gardens - start Oct 06 2018 0600PM

Red Barn Dinner at Kelly Way Gardens: Oct 6, 2018 6:00PM

Come to the Woodstock Inn & Resort and experience our beautiful fall foliage while Executive Chef Rhys Lewis makes this event even brighter with handcrafted menus. Dinner will feature... Read More » 

Hike with the Upper Valley Land Trust - start Oct 06 2018 1000AM

Hike with the Upper Valley Land Trust: Oct 06, 2018 10:00AM

What makes the leaves turn different colors? Join Alison Marchione of the UVLT for a guided hike to Smith Pond. Learn about the ecology of the fall season and the amazing water system the... Read More » 

Fashion from the Heart - start Oct 13 2018 0600PM

Fashion from the Heart: Oct 13, 2018 6:00PM

Fashion from the Heart net proceeds will benefit HVC CARES (Community Awareness, Research and Education Saves Lives). The purpose of this program is to increase public awareness of heart ... Read More » 

Oslo - start Sep 19 2018 0730PM

Oslo: Oct 19, 2018 7:30PM

Fresh from Broadway and the West End, the regional premiere of this stunning new play will captivate audiences. Inspired by the true story of the back-channel talks, unlikely friendships,... Read More » 

Dear Elizabeth - start Oct 04 2018 0730PM

Dear Elizabeth: Oct 20, 2018 7:30PM

A tale of love and longing, Dear Elizabeth follows the beautiful and bittersweet friendship between Elizabeth Bishop and Robert Lowell. Across oceans, continents, and three decades, these... Read More » 

Movie Night at the Telephone Museum -

Movie Night at the Telephone Museum - "His Girl Friday": Oct 26, 2018 7:00PM

When hard-charging New York newspaper editor Walter Burns (Cary Grant) discovers that his ex-wife, investigative reporter Hildy Johnson (Rosalind Russell), has gotten engaged to milquetoa... Read More » 

Co-op Dinner Club All Hallows Eve - start Oct 31 2018 0530PM

Co-op Dinner Club: All Hallows Eve: Oct 31, 2018 0:30PM

Some believe that All Hallows Eve traditions stemmed from Celtic harvest festivals, especially Samhain- a Gaelic festival which celebrates the end of the harvest season. Others think it i... Read More » 

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