Category Archives: Local Fundraisers

Conway Area Humane Society Annual Tuxes and Tails Event

BROWNFIELD ME – Join us at the beautiful Stone Mountain Arts Center in Brownfield, Maine for our annual gala, Tuxes and Tails. Tuxes and Tails is our premier fundraiser, and an evening to celebrate the mission of our Shelter, and all of those who lend their support. Beginning with a social hour, with appetizers, beer and wine, and moving on to a wonderful Stone Mountain feast for dinner, the evening will highlight the important work of CAHS. Following dinner, a fun live auction featuring a chance to bid on a VIP Broadway experience at Hamilton the Musical, along with other equally exciting items. Tickets are limited. It is called Tuxes to Tails but please come dressed as you would like.

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MacKenzie, Lewis and White Scholarship Concert – Sunday September 29th

JACKSON NH – A special concert to benefit the MacKenzie Lewis White Scholarship for post secondary studies in music. The concert features a score of Valley musicians who perform through the evening. The Shannon Door Pub & Restaurant has once again offered their lovely porch for the event, where dinner will be served before and during the concert. Reserve your seat for $20.

Show starts at 6pm. Seating is limited on the porch and is likely to sell out.

View concert history and reserve tickets HERE

Who’s Playing This Year (2019) – so far….
Davey Armstrong
Simon Crawford
Tom Dean
Alana MacDonald
Jono Deveneaux
Kevin Dolan
Al Hospers & Scot Montgomery
Dennis O’Neil
Heather Pierson Acoustic Trio with Shawn Nadeau & Davy Sturdevant
Marty Quirk
Al Shafner
Bobby Sheenan & Jeremy Holden of “Junco”

The Conway Area Humane Society Walk for the Animals – September 21

WHITAKER WOODS, NORTH CONWAY NH – Our Walk for the Animals will take place at Whitaker Woods on September 21.  There will be pet-centered vendors, food trucks, and fun contests to enjoy.  Beginning with the blessing of the animals, we will then enjoy a self-paced walk through beautiful Whitaker Woods. Upon returning to the Whitaker Field, guests will be able to take part in games, agility tests, K9 demonstrations, and much more.

Register a team, or walk individually, there is a $30 registration fee, which we waive if you collect over $100 in donations.  Each registration also includes a free T-shirt.  Registration begins at 9:00, and the Walk begins at 10:00.

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Walk for the Animals

Red Parka Downhill Tricycle Race – Sept 15th

BARTLETT NH –  Grand Prix style tricycle racing on a downhill course.  Four racers at a time compete for the best 4 person team and individual time.

Registration is from 11am-noon.  Racing starts at noon.  This is a great spectator sport, too.  Attitiash has their beer garden open and food available.

Tricycles are provided.  Helmets are required and racers must be at least 21.

$25 per individual racers and $80 for a 4 person team.  All proceeds benefit the Dewey Mark/Red Parka Scholarship.

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Mud Bowl – September 6 , 7 , 8

NORTH CONWAY NH – ‘Mud Bowl 2019 “Mudeo Games” is the theme for this year’s Championship of Mud Football sponsored by Miller Lite/Amoskeag Beverages.

The event will be held September 6, 7, & 8 at Hog Coliseum located at the North Conway Community Center. This is a touch football tournament played in mud. Money raised will be donated to the North Conway Community Center, Vaughan Learning Center, Carroll County Retired Senior Volunteer Program, as well as, other non-profits in the Mt Washington Valley.

Each $15 ticket ensures entrance into the games Friday, Saturday, and Sunday and doubles as a raffle ticket for a $500 prize on Saturday & Sunday. Day tickets and a family package are also available. Continue reading Mud Bowl – September 6 , 7 , 8

Believe in Books Literacy Foundation FUN RUN – September 2nd

Believe in Books Literacy Foundation FUN RUNGLEN NH – Join us September 2nd for a fun-filled morning and race your way around Story Land! There will be appearances from some of the Story Land Characters as well as a few other special guests!

All funds raised from the Fun Run will go directly towards Believe in Books Literacy Foundation’s Bookmobile!

Registration is $10/child.

Registration begins at 8:15am on Race Day September 2nd.

All participants receive a race medal, t-shirt and a pass to Story Land to be used that day.

First Race begins at 9:00am

Race 1: Ages 9 – 13 – 1K

Race 2: Tot Trot – Ages 4 & Under – Short Loop*

(to start immediately after Race 1 is on course)

Race 3: Ages 5 & 6 – ½K

Race 4: Ages 7 & 8 – ½K

*Parents are allowed on course for the Tot Trot only.
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North Conway Firefighters Association Benefit Concert at Mt Cranmore – 8/24

NORTH CONWAY NH –

Eliza Smith BandJoin us for a fun night at the annual fundraiser for the North Conway Firefighters Association.

Concert is free to attend!

Concert starts at 7pm with the Elisa Smith Band, a country rock artist

Food will be available for purchase and proceeds help benefit NCFFA.

Cash/credit bar will be available on Zip’s deck.

Please leave pets at home.

Rock the Rec at Cranmore Mountain Resort – August 22nd

NORTH CONWAY NH – Rock the Rec, a music event to support the MWV Rec Path is back for 2019! Featuring local bands: the Riley Parkhurst Project, Rek’lis & Shark Martin.

Tickets are $15 and 12 and under are free.

Proceeds benefit the Mount Washington Valley Rec Path.

Doors open at 5pm, music at 6pm

Please leave pets at home.

Sponsored by: REI, Settlers Green and The Conway Daily Sun

 

Cranmore Mountain Resort
239 Skimobile Road
North Conway, NH

1-800-SUN-N-SKI

Click for more info: cranmore.com

9th Annual Boots N Bling Fundraiser for Starting Point – June 1st

9th Annual Boots N Bling NORTH CONWAY NH – Starting Point’s annual fundraiser, Boots ‘n Bling, will return to The White Mountain Hotel June 1, 2019, for its ninth year!

With the generous support of our sponsors and lots of fabulous live and silent auction items, this will be an event you won’t soon forget.

Keep current on Boots ‘N Bling updates through our Boots Facebook page and Instagram page to preview auction items as they come in.

Starting Point is supported by grants, donations, and funding from victims’ assistance programs through the State of New Hampshire and Carroll County localities. In addition, with the help of supporters and friends, Starting Point hosts several fundraisers each year.Boots ‘N Bling 2018 was a huge SOLD OUT success thanks to all our sponsors, donors, volunteers and attendees!!

Tickets are available now HERE.

Storybook Character Breakfast Series

INTERVALE-NH – Join us at the Theater in the Wood to meet some of your favorite Storybook Characters!

Storybook CharactersEach week you can have a tasty pancake breakfast with a new group of friends enjoying our own 100-Acre Wood Maple Syrup! Fill your plates, gather around the stage and enjoy a storybook reading with a meet & greet to follow.

Plus, you have use of the 100-Acre Wood Trail System for the entire day!

March 2 – Cat in the Hat

March 9 – Curious George

March 16 – Cinderella

March 23 – Winnie the Pooh & Piglet

March 30 – Peter Pan

April 6 – Beauty & the Beast

April 13 – Tigger & Eeyore

April 20 – Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax

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