Explore Everything New Hampshire'sLake Region has to Offer

While the Longlook wedding package offers the perfect setting for your dream wedding with plenty of onsite activities, we understand that you and your guests may also wish to explore the local area and discover everything New Hampshire’s Lake Region has to offer. Listed below are some of the wonderful local attractions that await you.

Places to Play

These are just a few of the many attractions and places to play in the NH Lakes Region. Whether you’re seeking outdoor adventures, cultural experiences, or family-friendly entertainment, you’ll find plenty to keep you engaged and entertained during your stay.

  • Lake Winnipesaukee: Spend a day on the largest lake in New Hampshire, known for its crystal-clear waters and stunning views. Enjoy boating, fishing, swimming, or simply relaxing on the shores.
  • Weirs Beach: Located on Lake Winnipesaukee, Weirs Beach offers a bustling atmosphere with a boardwalk, arcades, water slides, and live entertainment. Take a scenic cruise or rent a paddleboard or kayak to explore the lake.
  • Gunstock Mountain Resort: Experience outdoor adventure at Gunstock Mountain Resort. Enjoy skiing and snowboarding in the winter, or try ziplining, mountain biking, and hiking during the warmer months. The panoramic views from the summit are breathtaking.
  • Castle in the Clouds: Explore the majestic Lucknow Estate, also known as Castle in the Clouds. Take a tour of the historic mansion, stroll through beautiful gardens, and enjoy panoramic vistas of the lakes and mountains.
  • Squam Lake: Discover the tranquility of Squam Lake, featured in the movie “On Golden Pond.” Take a guided boat tour to learn about the lake’s wildlife and natural beauty, or rent a kayak or paddleboard for a peaceful excursion.
  • Funspot: Visit Funspot, the largest arcade in the world, located in Laconia. Play classic arcade games, try your luck at bowling or mini-golf, and enjoy a variety of interactive activities for all ages.
  • The Loon Center and Markus Wildlife Sanctuary: Learn about the fascinating world of loons at The Loon Center. Explore interactive exhibits, observe loons in their natural habitat, and take part in educational programs.
  • Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion: Catch a live concert or event at the Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion, an outdoor amphitheater with stunning views of Lake Winnipesaukee. Experience unforgettable performances by renowned artists in a unique setting.
  • Mount Major: Hike to the summit of Mount Major for panoramic views of Lake Winnipesaukee and the surrounding mountains. The moderately challenging trail rewards hikers with breathtaking vistas at the top.
  • Golf: Tee off at the renowned golf courses of the NH Lakes Region, offering breathtaking views, challenging fairways, and meticulously manicured greens.

Places to Shop

Enjoy exploring these shopping destinations in the Lakes Region, where you’ll find a variety of shops and boutiques offering everything from trendy fashion to local crafts and antiques. Happy shopping!

  • The Mill Falls Marketplace: Discover a charming collection of unique shops and boutiques nestled within a restored historic mill building. Explore an array of specialty stores offering clothing, jewelry, artwork, home decor, and more.
  • Tanger Outlets Tilton: Shop till you drop at Tanger Outlets in Tilton. Explore a wide selection of designer and brand-name stores, where you can find great deals on fashion, accessories, footwear, home goods, and more.
  • Downtown Meredith: Stroll through the quaint streets of downtown Meredith, lined with boutique shops, art galleries, antique stores, and charming gift shops. Browse for one-of-a-kind treasures, locally made crafts, and distinctive souvenirs.
  • The Common Man Company Store: Visit The Common Man Company Store in Ashland, offering a delightful selection of locally made products, including specialty foods, wines, clothing, and gifts. It’s the perfect place to find unique items to commemorate your visit.
  • Antiques Alley: Delve into the world of antiques along Route 3 in Meredith and Center Harbor. Explore numerous antique shops and discover hidden gems, vintage collectibles, and unique pieces of history.
  • Downtown Laconia: Experience the vibrant shopping scene in downtown Laconia. From trendy boutiques to specialty stores, you’ll find a variety of shopping options, including clothing, accessories, home decor, and more.
  • Local Farmers’ Markets: Discover fresh produce, locally sourced goods, and handmade crafts at the various farmers’ markets in the Lakes Region. Interact with local artisans, farmers, and vendors while supporting the community.
  • Lakes Region Mall: For a convenient shopping experience, visit the Lakes Region Mall in Gilford. Explore a range of retailers, including clothing stores, electronics, beauty products, and more, all under one roof.

Places to Dine

These are just a few of the many fantastic dining options available in the NH Lakes Region. Whether you’re craving fresh seafood, international flavors, or classic American dishes, you’ll find a restaurant to suit your taste. Bon appétit!

  • Lago: Enjoy lakefront dining at Lago, offering a picturesque setting and a diverse menu featuring Italian-inspired dishes, fresh seafood, and mouthwatering steaks.
  • Camp: Experience rustic elegance at Camp, known for its farm-to-table cuisine sourced from local ingredients. The menu changes seasonally, offering a delightful culinary adventure.
  • O Steaks & Seafood: Indulge in prime cuts of steak and fresh seafood at O Steaks & Seafood. This upscale restaurant offers a warm and inviting atmosphere along with an extensive wine list.
  • Tavern 27: Discover a unique tapas-style dining experience at Tavern 27. Savor a variety of small plates made with locally sourced ingredients, paired with creative cocktails and an extensive wine selection.
  • Giuseppe’s Pizzeria & Ristorante: Delight in authentic Italian cuisine at Giuseppe’s. From wood-fired pizzas to homemade pasta dishes, this family-friendly restaurant offers a cozy atmosphere and flavorful dishes.
  • The Common Man: Experience New England hospitality at The Common Man, a beloved local institution. Enjoy hearty comfort food, seafood specialties, and their famous crab cakes in a welcoming setting.
  • Shibley’s at the Pier: Dine with stunning views of Lake Winnipesaukee at Shibley’s. Known for their seafood and classic American dishes, this waterfront restaurant provides a memorable dining experience.
  • Local Eatery: Discover a vibrant farm-to-table experience at Local Eatery. This cozy restaurant offers creative and seasonal dishes made with locally sourced ingredients, showcasing the flavors of the region.
  • Patrick’s Pub & Eatery: Visit Patrick’s Pub for a casual and lively dining experience. Enjoy pub-style fare, including burgers, sandwiches, and classic Irish dishes, paired with a wide selection of beers on tap.
  • T-BONES Great American Eatery: Indulge in American comfort food at T-BONES. This family-friendly restaurant offers a diverse menu featuring steaks, burgers, seafood, and delicious desserts.
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