Mount Sunapee Special Events

Every year Mount Sunapee hosts a ton of events that are fun for the entire family.  Dates are subject to change however so please call to confirm dates.

May 2015

May 16
LAKE SUNAPEE BIKE RACE
The longest running bike race in New England. Sanctioned by USCF. Contact Chris Naimie at cnaimie@bownet.org or 603-491-5223. Register at www.bikereg.com

May 23
MOUNT SUNAPEE ADVENTURE PARK OPENS
The Mount Sunapee Adventure Park at South Peak features a 2 ½ hour Canopy Zip-Line Tour, an Aerial Challenge Course, a 18-Hole Championship Disc Golf Course, an 18-Hole Miniature Golf Course, Airbag Jump/Climbing Walls, Chairlift rides and Interpretive Hiking Trail. New this summer is family friendly Downhill Mountain Biking.  Fun, excitement and challenge for the whole family.  603-763-3564.

May 23
ADVENTURE PARK OPENING DAY CELEBRATION
We’re celebrating opening day at the Adventure Park at Mount Sunapee with a full day of special activities and deals.  The first 100 guests can purchase the Play All Day package for $40, a $10 savings.  Enjoy a free round of Miniature Golf and free chairlift rides.  There will be live music by Dr. Harp Blues Revue and a delicious outdoor barbecue in the Park.  Fun for the whole family. 603-763-3564.

May 24
VIBRAM BIRDIE BASH
Vibram Birdie Bash is a fun day of Disc Golf for beginners through tournament players.  For $30 each participant receives two rounds of Disc Golf, two Vibram discs, a shirt, towel and coaster mini.  There are tons of prizes and everyone has a chance to win.  Register at discgolfscene.com

May 30
4th ANNUAL MOUNTAIN MUCKER OBSTACLE RACE
Mountain Mucker is a 5K obstacle race on Mount Sunapee for competitors age 12 and older.  You will need strength, stamina, balance, brainpower and teammates to get through the course.  Includes additional “challenge loops” if 5K isn’t enough and a competitive wave for those seeking more competition.  It’s an all-day festival featuring live music, food & beverage and activities and entertainment for the whole family.  Mini-Mucker and Micro-Mucker courses for kids ages 5-11. To register and for more information visit www.themountainmucker.com

June 2015

June 13
SUMMER DINNER: LOBSTER AND CLAMBAKE
A traditional New England Clam Bake complete with littleneck clams, lobster and corn-on-the-cob on the patio of the Sunapee Lodge with live entertainment.  Includes round- trip transportation to the summit on the Sunapee Express Quad chairlift.  Reservations: 603-763-3564.
 
June 28
SUNAPEE LIONS CLUB “SUNAPEE WHEELS” ANTIQUE AND COLLECTIBLE MOTOR VEHICLES SHOW
Up to 300 cars and motorcycles are expected.  There is also a Rat Rod class and a special 50th anniversary class for vehicles from 1965.  Free aerial sky ride with paid admission.  $5 admission, 12 and under free.  $15 pre-registration must be paid by June 1.  Contact Jim Currier, 603-381-2863, jimcurrier2@comcast.net or visit www.sunapeelions.com.   Food and refreshments will be available from Mount Sunapee's Culinary Services.

June 28
AERIAL SKY RIDE
Ride the Sunapee Express chair to Mount Sunapee's 2,743' summit for a spectacular view.  10:00am - 4:30pm.  Weather permitting. Food and refreshments will be available from Mount Sunapee's Culinary Services.

July 2015

July 11
AERIAL SKY RIDE
Ride the Sunapee Express chair to Mount Sunapee's 2,743' summit for a spectacular view.  10:00am - 4:30pm. Weather permitting. Food and refreshments will be available from Mount Sunapee's Culinary Services.

July 13-17
MOUNT SUNAPEE FREESTYLE & ADVENTURE CAMP
A 5-day day-camp for mogul and park skiers ages 9-15 who want to hone their aerial maneuvers.  Camp includes conditioning and fitness training, daily airbag session, lunch and swimming at the Sunapee State Beach plus activities in the Adventure Park at Mount Sunapee including the Canopy Zip-Line Tour, Aerial Challenge Course and Downhill Mountain Biking.  Contact Camp Director Mike Lovell, mlovell@colby-sawyer.edu or Kyle Steinmetz, ksteinmetz@mtsunapee.com.  603-763-3564.   

July 25-26
AERIAL SKY RIDE
Ride the Sunapee Express chair to Mount Sunapee's 2,743' summit for a spectacular view.  10:00am - 4:30pm. Weather permitting. Food and refreshments will be available from Mount Sunapee's Culinary Services. www.mountsunapee.com

August 2015

August 1-9
82nd ANNUAL LEAGUE OF NH CRAFTSMEN’S FAIR
Discover something NEW. Come to the Fair to shop for one-of-a-kind craft, learn how it’s made, and create your own! 200 craft booths, 3 fine craft exhibitions, daily demonstrations and workshops, tours, seminars, and roving performances. Food court. 10am – 5pm daily. Late Night Thursday (Aug 6), Fair is open until 8 pm and admission is only $5 after 4 pm.  Information and discounted tickets at www.nhcrafts.org. 603-224-3375. Food and refreshments will be available from Mount Sunapee's Culinary Services.

August 1-9
AERIAL SKY RIDE
Ride the Sunapee Express chair to Mount Sunapee's 2,743' summit for a spectacular view.  10:00am - 4:30pm. Weather permitting. Food and refreshments will be available from Mount Sunapee's Culinary Services.

August 3, 5 & 7
YOGA WITH A VIEW
Yoga Instructor Brianna Drenner will lead a 60-minute yoga class at Mount Sunapee’s 2,743’ summit each day starting at 11:00am.  $15 per person.  Participants can either hike to the summit or ride the Sunapee Express chair.  Participants must bring their own yoga mat.  Reservations requested.  603-763-3564. Check-in at the Adventure Park Welcome Center.

September 2015

September 11
SUMMER DINNER: SCOTCH, STEAK & CIGARS
A sampling of single and blended malts plus a hearty steak dinner.  After dinner, savor fine cigars and relax.  Includes round-trip transportation to the summit on the Sunapee Express Quad chairlift. Reservations: 603-763-3564.

October 2015

October 3-4
AERIAL SKY RIDE
Ride the Sunapee Express chair to Mount Sunapee's 2,743' summit for a spectacular view.  10:00am - 4:30pm.  Weather permitting. Food and refreshments will be available from Mount Sunapee's Culinary Services.

October 10-11
7th ANNUAL FALL FOLIAGE PIG ROAST & BARBECUE
Outdoor pig roast and barbecue, aerial sky rides, games & activities with prizes, pumpkin carving, live music.  Fun for the whole family.

October 10-12
AERIAL SKY RIDE
Ride the Sunapee Express chair to Mount Sunapee's 2,743' summit for a spectacular view.  10:00am - 4:30pm. Weather permitting. Food and refreshments will be available from Mount Sunapee's Culinary Services.

October 17-18
AERIAL SKY RIDE
Ride the Sunapee Express chair to Mount Sunapee's 2,743' summit for a spectacular view. 10:00am - 4:30pm.  Weather permitting. Food and refreshments will be available from Mount Sunapee's Culinary Services.

October 18
20th ANNUAL CHOCOLATEFEST CHALLENGE
This enormously popular event is going into its second year at Mount Sunapee Resort, and there are lots of exciting things in store for its 20th year celebration!  The event will be held from 12pm – 3pm in the Sunapee Lodge.  Sample from each of the vendors, then cast your vote for your favorite!  For more information, including admission details and online ticket options, visit www.LakeSunapeeRegionChamber.com.