This premiere event is celebrating its 38th year. This event is a self-guided tour available to you throughout the day or evening hours at your leisure.

Our businesses hosting Pumpkin People work very hard at creating the displays for your enjoyment… this year we anticipate even more displays than usual with more than 50 displays. You see Pumpkin People doing just about anything and sometimes even the impossible. Please remember to vote for your favorite. There is a ballot on the back of every map. Maps are available at participating businesses and located in brochure racks throughout the area. Ballots can be dropped off at any of the participating businesses or at the Chamber offices. New Hampshire, and especially our area, offers some of the most beautiful and awe inspiring views and events… please remember we need your help to keep the incredibleness going. Remember to thank your front line employees and as things challenge us during times such as Covid days be mindful that the challenges fall upon us all. Working together to be able to offer events such as this is something we all need to strive for… levity and fun can wash away stress. We thank you for respecting our State’s recommendations and or mandates that may be in place at the time of this event and or any of our events. If restrictions are tightened or loosened we shall be sure to keep this page up to date. Be well everyone and lets enjoy the little things which make us smile!

Maps and People Choice Award Ballots will be available by September 15, 2022. You can request them by calling the office at 978-580-0905, sending an email to [email protected] or picking one up at any of the participating businesses located throughout the Conway and Jackson, NH areas.

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The Shadow Riders - Marshall Tucker Tribute

Along with a new stellar 6 piece ensemble, the Shadow Riders perform hits like “Can’t You See” and “Heard it in a Love Song.”

The Shadow Riders is a name Toy Caldwell used for his backing group for a time and the title of one of his songs. Along with a new stellar 6 piece ensemble, the Shadow Riders perform hits like “Can’t You See’, “Heard it in a Love Song” and “Fire on the Mountain.” You’ll hear other popular tunes like “Take the Highway”, “This Ol Cowboy”, “Blue Ridge Mountain Sky” and some “deep cuts” as well. Marshall Tucker were known for their innovative melding of Country Blues, Southern Rock, Western Swing and Jazz. The Shadow Riders enthusiasm for this music is infectious, the stage show is engaging as they pay tribute to an iconic American Group.

This is an outdoor dinner concert. Should Inclement weather occur, the event will be moved inside the Tavern.

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Dave Mallett

JACKSON NH – In a career spanning four decades, he has recorded 14 albums, had several hundred covers of his songs, including the American folk classic Garden Song [Inch by Inch, Row by Row] and performed in clubs, concert halls and festivals across the US, Canada and Europe. He has appeared on numerous broadcasts, including National Public Radio’s A Prairie Home Companion. Known for his carefully written, poetic offerings, his body of work has provided material for an eclectic list of artists that includes Alison Krauss, Pete Seeger, Hal Ketchum, Emmylou Harris, John Denver and the Muppets.

David performs with his longtime bass player and good friend Mike Burd.

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James Montgomery with Diane Blue

The Garden Stage Dinner Concert Series
This is an outdoor garden dinner concert. Tickets include a buffet dinner

JACKSON NH – James Montgomery is an American blues musician, best known as the lead singer, blues harp player, frontman, and bandleader of The James Montgomery Blues Band. Montgomery collaborates with many star performers and recording artists. He is also the past President of The New England Blues Society. James Montgomery has performed on stage with a long list of musicians including B.B. King, Muddy Waters, Buddy Guy, John Lee Hooker, Junior Wells, James Cotton, Bonnie Raitt, Steven Tyler (Aerosmith Frontman and American Idol TV Show Judge), Brad Whitford (Aerosmith guitarist), Charlie Daniels, Gregg Allman, LaVern Baker, Patti LaBelle, Jonathan Edwards, Jerome Geils (The J. Geils Band), Peter Wolf (The J. Geils Band), Magic Dick (The J. Geils Band), Danny Klein (The J. Geils Band), Huey Lewis (Huey Lewis and the News), Kim Wilson (The Fabulous Thunderbirds)

“Some of The Strongest Music Being Made Today..The Strength of Montgomery’s Reeling is Incontestable and Contagious.”  – Bill Adler, High Times

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Wildquack Duck Race & Music Festival

JACKSON NH – A recognized, Quintessential, New England Village and a highly visited resort destination plays host to the 32nd Wildquack Duck Race & Music Festival on Sunday, May 29th, 2022!

Continuing with tradition admissions to the event remain FREE!

  • Food, Duck Races, Kids Activities, Traveling Train Rides, an Incredible Silent Auction
  • Live Music from Local Favorites Al Shafner and Dennis & Davey
  • Local Artisans wares on display and for purchase
  • kids games and activities

This is an entire community family fun-filled day in the park with so much to do throughout the day the events have its own brochure.  The day’s events start at 8 AM and the first Duck Race goes off at 1:45 PM.  To receive your brochure of individual events and times… call the office at 603-383-9356/978-580-0905 or visit www.jacksonnh.com/events-in-jackson.php.  You can request a mailed brochure by emailing [email protected]

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Palomino Motel

JACKSON NH – Join Spencer Albee, Natalie Mishell and Zach Jones at the Wildcat Tavern in Jackson, NH for an evening of both original and interpretations, all arranged for three part harmony. Special guest Jonathan Sarty opens the show. Limited capacity seating.

“Spencer Albee is a Portland based and nationally acclaimed singer, songwriter and producer. In the music scene in Maine for decades, and has toured internationally, signed multiple major recording and publishing deals, and has worked with artists ranging from David Bowie to De La Soul. Rolling Stone Magazine called Spencer a “21st Century master in the lost art of Beatlesque hooks.” He most recently produced The Ghost Of Paul Revere’s “Good At Losing Everything” which was met with wide acclaim, and is presently working on his 22nd studio album.”

You must CALL for Reservations 603-383-4245.

$15 Show Tickets at the Door (Does not include cost of food or drink).

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Jackson Invitational Snow Sculpting Competition!

JACKSON NH – The 21st New Hampshire Sanctioned & Jackson Invitational Snow Sculpting Competition!

This Jackson Area Chamber of Commerce event will be held at Great Glen Trails/Mt. Washington Auto Road in the Jackson Area of New Hampshire. This fabulous location offers guests/visitors not only great cross country skiing, tubing, snow coach rides but creates an incredible background for the viewing of all our sculpting pieces. Check back soon for lots more details as to all the fun that will go with this exciting new experience and venue. We wish to note our thanks to Black Mountain for previous years of hosting this event. This event will now be rotating venues.

The event begins on Friday January 28th at noon with teams from all over the Northeastern part of the United States. The team will sculpt throughout the weekend and finish at noon on Sunday. Spectators are welcome to view the entire process but welcome to return on Sunday the 30th for the finished products. See first hand how our sculptors take 8 foot high by 4 foot round cylinder of compacted snow and create incredible art frozen in time.

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