There is something spectacular for everyone year-round in New Hampshire! Below you will find the top activities & festivals in and around New London, NH.

EventDate(s)Details
New London Barn Playhouse June 19 - Sept 5, 2021

The New London Barn Playhouse produces vibrant theater created by emerging artists in collaboration with accomplished professionals within, and in order to preserve, one of the most cherished and historic summer stock theaters in the country.  This year is a bit different, as they renovate the barn, they will be hosting evenings under an open-air tent  on the Field behind The Davidow Center for Art + Design at Colby-Sawyer College for the summer.

Center for the Arts Multiple shows/activities - Various dates 2021

From Micro Galleries, to Arts on the Green to the Juried art show at the Livery, Center for the Arts has a lot going on.  This not-for-profit group showcases local artists of all kinds from poets to painters and raises money to provide scholarships to artists-in-training.  Here at the Inn we house the fabulous work of Rick Stockwell, and at our sister property the New London Inn, we have a rotating Micro-gallery.  Check out their website for Art shows, readings, Gala events and more.

Sunapee Farmers Market May 29 - Sept 4, 2021

Rain or shine in Sunapee Harbor – local food and baked goods, crafts and more.  Enjoy this new offering sponsored by Project Sunapee!

Events at The Fells Historic Estate & Gardens Various dates Throughout the summer

From a hike to a garden tour to art shows and yoga, The Fells hosts something for everyone throughout the summer months.  See their website for details!

Wilmot Farmer's Market Saturdays June 26 - Sept 25

Local vendors and music – this has been a staple for years.  Check out their website for details.

Annual League of NH Craftsman's Fair August 7-15, 2021

Go to the Fair to shop for one-of-a-kind crafts, learn how they’re made, and create your own! There will be 200 craft booths, 3 fine craft exhibitions, daily demonstrations, tours, seminars, and roving performances. One of the region’s premiere events, always a terrific show!

The Gallery of Trees December 26-31, 2021

Come to the magical setting of our historic 1789 barn every day 11am – 7pm.  Enjoy The Gallery of Trees and cast your vote for your favorite.  Our local business partners decorate the trees.  Donations to benefit their charity of choice are appreciated.

New Year's Eve Gala Dinner December 31, 2021

Stay tuned for more information.  Learn more on at www.oakandgrain.com or on Facebook.

Dinner with Jack Frost/ Winter Carnival2022 Date TBD

Taste of New London on the town green! A great event to support the community and fill your belly all at the same time. The Jack Frost dinner kicks off Winter Carnival, an event filled weekend, ending in a wonderful fireworks display!

Winterfest at the Inn at Pleasant LakeTBD 2022

Beer and wine tastings, chili cook off, games, and more!

Summer Music Associates Postponed until 2022

Enjoy live music on the green in New London!

Sunapee Community Coffee House Normally Fridays at 7PM - TBD

Live acoustic music in a family friendly coffee-house atmosphere. Open Mic nights once a month. Check out their schedule for some unique talent!

Shows at the Lebanon Opera House Varies

Year round entertainment, a short ride away!

Northern Stage Varies

Check out the shows at this vibrant theater a short drive from the inn.  Our own NL Barn’s former Artistic Director is at the helm of the stage and bringing great shows to the area!

Christmas at the Fells 2022 Date TBD

The Fells will be all decked out for Christmas. Enjoy the Dining Room Café and the Holiday Gift Boutique!

Join us for an adventure filled romantic getaway in New Hampshire.