Events and Activities
Skywatching - October 2
Join Ranger Monica and the New Hampshire Astronomical Society for an evening of skywatching! This program is beginner friendly and open to the public. Bring your own equipment or use ours. Program runs 8-11pm by the hiker cabing at Lafayette Campground.
Discover the Power of Parks this Fall!
Interpreters from the Student Conservation Association are based out of Lafayette Campground and have fun programs for you while visiting Franconia Notch State Park. Programs highlight local history & ecology through spoken word & fun activities.
See the most up-to-date Program Schedule & Descriptions here
Franconia Ski Club Annual Ski Swap - November 8
The swap is located at the Lafayette Regional School in Franconia from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. Come buy or sell new or used ski equipment and clothing. Visit www.franconiaskiclub.com
for more info.
3rd Annual Simmer n' Brew Fest - November 8
Back by popular demand this is the best thing happening to spice up mud-season in the 'Notch. Tickets include special sampling glass, raffle prizes, live music with Alligator Wine & others, samples of fresh brews from New England breweries and gourmet soups galore from local chefs & eateries.
Early Online Tickets: $30 (limited number - on sale soon!)
Tickets at the Door: $35 (limited number)
3pm: doors open
3-6pm: soup & beer sampling
3-7:30pm: live music