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.

Event Date(s) Details
New Hampshire Ice Castles January 2019- March 2019
Oak & Grain Winter Dinners Begin November 7th 2018 - May 18th 2019

Enjoy a delicious 3 course dinner at Oak & Grain every Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday! Choose from several options in each course. Dine at your convenience with reservations beginning at 5:30.

Dinner with Jack Frost/ Winter Carnival February 8, 2019

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!

Valentine's Day Dinner at Oak & Grain February 14th, 2019

Feel the romance at Oak & Grain with our elevated Valentine's Day menu designed by Chef Leary. Reservations open now!

Shelburne Vineyard Wine Dinner February 22, 2019

Join us for a dinner filled with culinary combinations and beverage expertise.

Winterfest at the Inn at Pleasant Lake March 2, 2019

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

Cooking Class with Chef Leary- Hand Rolled Pasta March 24, 2019

Learn how to roll pasta with Chef Leary in the Oak & Grain kitchen.

Cooking Class with Chef Leary- Tea Time Fare April 14, 2019
Cooking Class with Chef Leary- Spring Harvest May 19th, 2019
New London Barn Playhouse June 12 - Sept 1, 2019

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.

Class with Chef Leary- Wine and cheese June 23rd, 2019
Cooking Class with Chef Leary- BBQ Techniques July 21st, 2019
85th Annual League of NH Craftsman's Fair Aug 3 - Aug 11 2019

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!

Class with Chef Leary- Wine and Cheese August 25th, 2019
Cooking Class with Chef Leary- Pickling Vegetables, Fermenting, Fruit Jams September 22nd, 2019
Class with Chef Leary- Wine and Cheese October 20th, 2019
Cooking Class with Chef Leary- Thanksgiving November 17th, 2019
Cooking Class with Chef Leary- Winter Treats December 15th, 2019
The Gallery of Trees December 26-31, 2019

Come to the magical setting of our historic 1789 barn.  Enjoy The Gallery of Trees and cast your vote for your favorite.  Our local business partners decorate the trees.  Donations to benefit the New Hampshire Food Bank are appreciated.

New Year's Eve Gala Dinner December 31, 2019

Join us for an evening of celebration. Reserve your table for the night and enjoy our five course meal with Hors D'oeuvres, a Seafood Bar, and a champagne toast included!

Sunapee Community Coffee House Fridays at 7PM

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

Candlelit Tours at Canterbury Shaker Village Winter 2019 TBD

A guided candlelit tour highlighting the Shakers' Christmas traditions and showcasing the Village's extensive Christmas decorations.

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!

Summer Music Associates 2019 Season TBD
Warner Fall Foliage Festival 2019 TBD

Come celebrate rural life and vibrant foliage at our free, family-oriented community festival in the village of Warner, NH. Three days of events include a full lineup of open-air concerts, 2 parades, a 5-mile road race, kids’ fun run and dance party, oxen and woodsmen’s contests, fresh lobster and chicken BBQ, amusement rides, street performers, and a host of artisans, farmer’s market, and food vendors.

Gallery of Gifts at the Newport Library Arts Center 2019 TBD

The art and craft of over one hundren juried crafters from the region presented in the gallery for handmade holiday shopping.

Christmas at the Fells 2019 Date TBD

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

Christmas Revels 2019 TBD

A Nordic Celebration of the Winter Solstice at the Hopkins Center for the Arts in nearby Hanover.

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