Arts & Culture

Purity Spring Resort

1251 Eaton Rd East Madison, NH
Phone: 603-367-8896
Toll Free: 800-373-3754
Fax: 603-367-8664

info@purityspring.com
www.purityspring.com

Artisan Workshop Weekend

September 25-27, 2015

The cost for the weekend is $189 per person (double, triple, quad occupancy) plus NH state tax and workshop fees.

$268 single occupancy plus NH state tax and workshop fees.

* If you would like to share accommodations with a specific person, please let us know.

Price Includes:

  • 2 nights lodging
  • 6 meals beginning with Friday dinner and ending with Sunday lunch
  • Beverage station throughout the weekend
  • Sunday afternoon snacks
  • All Lodges amenities including: private beach, canoes, kayaks, rowboats, hiking trails, tennis, and much more!

Additional a la carte activities: Chair massage, Private Reiki Treatment & full body massage.

 



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Pricing: Starting $189 per person plus NH state tax and workshop fees.
Package Available From: 09-25-15 To: 09-27-15
Restrictions:

To book this package or for more information, call our Reservations office at: (800) 414-2267

 


Purity Spring Resort

1251 Eaton Rd East Madison, NH
Phone: 603-367-8896
Toll Free: 800-373-3754
Fax: 603-367-8664

info@purityspring.com
www.purityspring.com

Purity Spring Scrapbooking Extravaganza

Purity Spring Resort has been hosting scrapbooking events for over 15 years and have just added a new event. With our custom built wooden tables, you will be amazed at what you will create.

Our Scrapbooking Weekend Includes:

  • 2 Nights Lodging.
  • Wine & Cheese Reception Friday night.
  • 6 meals beginning with Friday dinner and ending with Sunday lunch.
  • 3 snack breaks including a Make Your Own Sundae bar on Saturday night.
  • Spacious cropping space- minimum of 12 square feet on our custom built 4X6ft scrapbooking tables.
  • Beverage station including fresh coffee, assorted teas and hot cocoa packets and ice water.
  • All resort amenities including: indoor pool/ hot tub, fitness center, hiking trails, tennis, and much more!
  • Staffed scrapbooking rooms around the clock from Friday 6:00AM through Sunday 3:00PM.



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Pricing: $300 per gal based on double occupancy
Package Available From: 09-24-15 To: 09-27-15
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The Bartlett Inn

1477 US Rte 302 Bartlett, NH
Phone: 603-374-2353
Fax: 603-374-2547

stay@bartlettinn.com
www.bartlettinn.com

Artists Getaway Retreat

The Art of Painting - Artists Getaway Painting Weekend at the Bartlett Inn 14-17 May 2015
 
Come paint on location in the White Mountains with other artists. Talk about locations to paint at our hardy breakfast and paint all day. Sit at the fire place in the evening and discuss the days painting adventures with your fellow painters. For those interested, Byron Carr will be available for demonstrations and questions. Byron's work can be seen at
  http://www.cbgallery.com .
  Thurs Evening: Paint your way up to the Inn and get acquainted at the fire place with our famous spiced hot apple cider. Bring your beverage of choice.
  Fri. Have breakfast and make painting plans Go paint! In the evening find one of the area restaurants - dinner with a group or alone.
  Sat. Breakfast and paint all day. The Group chips in to order pizza and meet in the living room to munch and review paintings. Art Exhibit/Sale from 6-9 PM - Artists will have the option of displaying previously completed and/or work completed over the weekend.  The Exhibit/Sale will be advertised and open to the public.  Light Appetizers and Refreshments will be served.
  Sun. Another great breakfast and paint your way home through the mountains.



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Pricing: From $80 Per Person per night or less to share a room
Package Available From: 05-14-15 To: 05-17-15
Restrictions:

Subject to availability. Price includes 3 nights accommodation, big country breakfast daily and Friday/Saturday Art Sessions as per above.  This is not a beginners art class but rather a chance for artists to dedicate time to their work and to sha

The Bartlett Inn

1477 US Rte 302 Bartlett, NH
Phone: 603-374-2353
Fax: 603-374-2547

stay@bartlettinn.com
www.bartlettinn.com

Murder Mystery Dinner Train Package

Murder Mystery Dinner Train Package North Conway

All Aboard this June 2015 and October 2015 for the Weekends of Friday June 4 and  Saturday June 5th, Friday June 12th and Saturday June 13th, Friday October 22rd  and Saturday October 23rd, Friday October 29st and Saturday October 30th. Show on Saturday nights only in June and on Friday and Saturday night in October..

 

Looking for a night of intrigue…excitement…scandal…murder…Take a ride on the rails of the Conway Scenic Murder Mystery Dinner Train.

Guests will embark on a three hour excursion on the rails of the Mt Washington Valley. Enjoy a delicious 4 course meal including Lobster Bisque, Crawford Salad, choice of: Grilled Fillet Mignon, Baked Stuffed Chicken or a Black Bean Stuffed Portabella Mushroom and Chef’s Choice for Dessert. Be entertained and mesmerized by a theatrical performance you won’t soon forget.

Please note that this is an adult only event. We encourage our guests to dress in elegant evening attire in the ensemble of your choice. Just remember that this is a fine dining experience, and please dress appropriately.

All aboard… for the Murder Mystery Tour!

Here She Comes … Miss Murderer!

It’s a grand night for the annual decades reunion of former New England state beauty queens. These gorgeous gals are in town to watch the crowning of this year’s Miss America and tonight they are meeting important financial backers of the pageant. Rumor has it that one of the former beauty queens will be selected as the very first World Pageant Ambassador and embark on an all expense paid global tour to promote world peace and to be the recipient of a $1 million dollar giveaway! They are all dying to win and all hell breaks loose as tempers flare and the beauties resort to bribery, blackmail and murder to win the coveted crown.

Hold on to your sashes! It is going to be a crazy night!

Trains are scheduled to leave the station in June 2015 on Saturday the 5th and 13th and in October 2015 on Friday the 23rd and 30th, and Saturday 24th and 31st at 6pm and are for adults only.

Two night “Murder Mystery Mayhem” package includes:

  •  two nights accommodations
  •  two tickets for the Murder Mystery Dinner Train
  • yummy hot breakfast daily

Our special package rates start at $399.00 (or upgrade to a room with a real wood fireplace or kitchenette cottage) including tax for two nights lodging  a yummy country breakfast daily, two tickets to the Murder Mystery Dinner Train which includes a three hour train ride, two four-course dinners (alcoholic beverages additional) and a theatrical murder mystery performance.  Call the Bartlett Inn at 1 603 374 2353 to reserve your Package Now!



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Pricing: From $399 and up per couple 2 nights
Package Available From: 06-04-15 To: 10-31-15
Restrictions:

Murder Mystery Dinner Train Package North Conway -  Subj to Availability at time of reservation. Not refundable within 14days of arrival.  One night reservation possible on certain dates subject to availability.

 


Purity Spring Resort

1251 Eaton Rd East Madison, NH
Phone: 603-367-8896
Toll Free: 800-373-3754
Fax: 603-367-8664

info@purityspring.com
www.purityspring.com

Sew Sampler Weekend

Our new weekend is aptly called the Sewing Sampler Weekend and will include a variety of workshops. The workshops will be a mix of quick projects and opportunities to learn new skills. We always recommend that you bring your unfinished projects from home. You will be amazed at all you will learn & accomplish. The sky is the limit for what projects you decide to work on. Bring a variety of projects and get a head start on those Christmas gifts.

This crafty weekend is limited to 30 participants, so that each person has plenty of work space at our custom built 4x6 ft wooden tables. Additional details on the sewing projects will be communicated over the summer.


Weekend Package Includes:
• 2 Nights Lodging

• 6 meals beginning with Friday dinner

• 2 breaks, sewing program (not supplies), spacious workspace

• All resort amenities including: indoor pool/hot tub, fitness center.

2015 Rates

$284.84 based on double occupancy This rate includes 9% tax & gratuity! Limited availability.

 

Stay a little longer! Rates for Wednesday and/or Thursday are $55.76 per person based on double occupancy and include:

• 1 night lodging

• breakfast, lunch

• Quilt space

 

9% state tax, service fee which is paid to housekeepers & waitstaff

 



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Pricing: $284.84 based on double occupancy This rate includes 9% tax & gratuity! Limited availability.
Package Available From: 04-16-15 To: 11-15-15
Restrictions:

November 13-15, 2015


Cranmore Mountain Lodge

859 Kearsarge Road North Conway, NH
Phone: 603-356-2044
Toll Free: 800-356-3596


thelodge@north-conway.com
www.north-conway.com

Murder Mystery Dinner Train Package

Saturday June 6 & 13, October 23 & 24, October 30 & 31, 2015
  • 1 or 2 nights for two in the room of your choice
  • 10% off a third night, should you want to stay longer with us
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast each morning
  • Bubbly wine in your room upon your arrival
  • 2 tickets for the Murder Mystery Train, including a 3-hour ride provided by the Conway Scenic Railroad, 2 four-course dinners provided by the Chocorua Dining Car, and a Murder Mystery performed by Arts in Motion
  • Afternoon tea/coffee with homemade snacks
  • a Valley Pass for extra savings to area restaurants
  • Taxes & Gratuities included


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Pricing: From $339 + tax for two
Package Available From: 06-05-15 To: 10-31-15
Restrictions:

Due to the nature of the performance, event is reserved to people 18 or older

Visit our website for more information!


Snowvillage Inn

136 Stewart Road Snowville, NH
Phone: 603-447-2818


info@snowvillageinn.com
www.snowvillageinn.com

“Take a drive, enjoy the view, and find an antique or two”

Come enjoy a peaceful stay with magnificent surroundings at the Snowvillage Inn.  You will enjoy a delightful dinner in our casual fine dining room, 2 nights lodging in one of our unique guest rooms, a coupon for lunch to one of our favorite local restaurants, and a personalized map & guide for the best antique shops the White Mountains have to offer.

 

 

PACKAGE INCLUDES:

  • 2 night stay
  • Lunch Coupon
  • Personal Map & Guide
  • 3 course dinner for 2
  • Full country breakfast

 



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Pricing: All inclusive packages starting at just $400, double occupancy
Package Available From: 04-21-15 To: 11-23-15
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Purity Spring Resort

1251 Eaton Rd East Madison, NH
Phone: 603-367-8896
Toll Free: 800-373-3754
Fax: 603-367-8664

info@purityspring.com
www.purityspring.com

Fall Colors in New Hampshire with Tony van Hasselt

This workshop is ideally timed near the peak of the fall foliage colors. This workshop is held in one of those charming areas of New England too small to find on a map. You''ll love to paint the countryside and sparkling lakes of "On Golden Pond" fame. And remember the old Saturday Evening Post covers? You''ll feel as if you're actually painting one in picturesque little villages like Freedom and Tamworth. It's the 29th year at Purity Spring Resort, which offers comfortable rooms, delicious meals, plus your 24 hour studio. For more information about this workshop please visit www.tonyvanhasselt.com/workshops1.html van Hasselt's website


Tony van Hasselt, A.W.S. loves to paint Plein Air and watercolor is his favorite medium. Living in Maine, its coastline offers an infinite source of inspiration and subject material, while teaching assignments and travels give him the opportunity to explore and paint other exciting areas of the globe.

Tony grew up in the Netherlands and worked in display and graphic design prior to arrival in the US. While attending art school in New York, he organized world-wide workshops taught by artists whose paintings he admired. Several of his idols became his mentors and friends in art. Elected to signature membership in the American Watercolor Society, van Hasselt''s paintings and articles have been featured in major art magazines and instruction books.

Includes:
3 Nights lodging (Up to 5 nights).
Complete dinner the day that you arrive.
Full country breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily.
Full country breakfast and lunch on your final day.
Well lit indoor work space.
A variety of beautiful New England sites to capture.

Includes:
  • 3 Nights lodging (Up to 5 nights).
  • Complete dinner the day that you arrive.
  • Full country breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily.
  • Full country breakfast and lunch on your final day.
  • Well lit indoor work space.
  • A variety of beautiful New England sites to capture.

2015 pricing

$162.50  per adult based on single occupancy, per day in standard room
$122.50  per adult based on double occupancy, per day in standard room
$176.00  per adult based on single occupancy, per day in luxury room
$136.00  per adult based on double occupancy, per day in luxury room
Rates subject to 9% state tax & service fee which is paid to waitstaff & housekeeepers

Tuition to Artist

3 day - $425

5 day - $595

 

To book this package or for more information, call our Reservations office at: (800) 373-3754

 



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Pricing: $105.00 per adult based on double occupancy, per day
Package Available From: 04-16-15 To: 10-09-15
Restrictions:

October 3-9, 2015


Buttonwood Inn

64 Mt. Surprise Road North Conway, NH
Phone: 603-356-2625
Toll Free: 800-258-2625
Fax: 603-356-3140

innkeeper@buttonwoodinn.com
www.buttonwoodinn.com

Murder Mystery Dinner Train Lodging Package - Stay 2 nights on either June 4 - 6, June 12 - 14, October 22 - 24, 23 - 25, 29 - 31 or October 30 - November 1

Here She Comes...Miss Murderer!

It’s a grand night for the annual decades reunion of former New England state beauty queens. These gorgeous gals are in town to watch the crowning of this year’s Miss America and tonight they are meeting important financial backers of the pageant. Rumor has it that one of the former beauty queens will be selected as the very first World Pageant Ambassador and embark on an all expense paid global tour to promote world peace and to be the recipient of a $1 million dollar giveaway! They are all dying to win and all hell breaks loose as tempers flare and the beauties resort to bribery, blackmail, and murder to win the coveted crown. Hold on to your sashes! It is going to be a crazy night! 

Enjoy a delicious 4-course meal including Lobster Bisque, Crawford Salad, choice of: Grilled Beef Medallions, Baked Stuffed Chicken Cordon Bleu or a Black Bean Stuffed Portabella Mushroom and Trays of mini desserts served at each table.

Be entertained and mesmerized by a theatrical performance you won't soon forget. 

All aboard... for the Murder Mystery Tour! 
Here She Comes ... Miss Murderer!

The train departs promptly at 6:00. Plan to board early and enjoy a cocktail in one of our beautiful dining cars. The fare includes First Class seating for the 3-hour train excursion, a 4-course dinner, live theatrical performance, taxes and gratuities. Beverage service is additional. 

Murder Mystery performed by the Arts in Motion Theatre Company.

Murder Mystery Dinner Train Lodging Package includes...

           Two nights lodging at the Buttonwood Inn (top ranked on Trip Advisor)
           Full gourmet breakfast each morning
           Afternoon tea with Paula's baked treats
           Two tickets to the Murder Mystery Dinner Train
           Free discount dining coupons
           Use of our hot tub "under the stars" year-round

NOTE: Due to the nature of the performance, Adults only (18 years and older). 
Casual elegant/formal dress required, package is non-refundable and must be reserved at least two weeks in advance of train date. 

 



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Pricing: Rates for two including dinner, train, and tax beginning at $539 in a Traditional room
Package Available From: 03-06-15 To: 11-02-15
Restrictions:

Rates are based on double occupancy; subject to availability; Cannot to be combined with any other packages, discounts, or gift certificates.

 


Purity Spring Resort

1251 Eaton Rd East Madison, NH
Phone: 603-367-8896
Toll Free: 800-373-3754
Fax: 603-367-8664

info@purityspring.com
www.purityspring.com

Mother Daughter Scrapbooking Weekend

Join us for a fun girls weekend with your mother or your daughter (or grandmother, granddaughter, aunt, niece, sister or best friend). With so many outdoor activities available, Dad, brothers, & cousins will have a fun weekend as well.

This is the perfect weekend to be introduced to scrapbooking or dive into a productive weekend.

After some croppin' time, take a break at our indoor heated pool or visit the tax-free outlets in neighboring North Conway. The resort hiking trails will keep the "men" entertained and they can even bring their mountain bikes for more adventures.

We have lots of little "extras" planned for the girls too! Brenda White, a talented Creative Memories consultant, teaches fun classes and gives wonderful pointers for individual projects. We have limited seating at this retreat, giving you lots of personal cropping space.

Creative Memories products will be available to purchase with workshops and tips.


Weekend Package Includes
2 Nights Lodging
Friday - Dinner on your own, evening snacks provided
Saturday - Full country breakfast, lunch, dinner pizza party with ice cream sundae’s
Sunday - Full country breakfast and lunch
Oversized scrapbooking workspace
Use of resort amenities including indoor pool, hot tub & fitness room

2015 PRICING

$232.51 per adult based on double occupancy, standard room

$169.29 per person over 12 years of age, staying with 2 adults

$128.66 per child, 12 years of age and younger

Cost for one mother and one daughter under the age of 12 for the weekend is only $361.17

 

All rates include 9% state tax. Limited availability.


Looking for a chance to make positive memories with your daughter? Spend some time at Purity Spring Resort tying heartstrings with your daughter, granddaughter, niece or other important little lady in your life! The weekend is about making memories in addition to preserving them.

Call today to make your reservation: 800-373-3754

 



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Pricing: $232.51 per adult based on double occupancy, standard room
Package Available From: 11-20-15 To: 11-22-15
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Wentworth-An Elegant Country Inn

1 Carter Notch Road Jackson, NH
Phone: 603-383-9700
Toll Free: 800-637-0013
Fax: 603-383-4265

reservations@thewentworth.com
www.thewentworth.com

Murder Mystery Dinner Train

All aboard for the Murder Mystery Tour!

Here she comes..... Miss Murderer!

It's a grand night for the annual decades reunion of former New England State Beauty Queens.
These gorgeous gals are in town to watch the crowning of this year's Miss America and tonight they are meeting important financial backers of the pageant. Rumor has it that one of these former beauty queens will be selected as the very first world pageant ambassador and embark on an all expense paid global tour to promote world peace and to be the recipient of a one million dollar giveaway.
They are all dying to win and all hell breaks loose as tempers flare and the beauties resort to bribery, blackmail and murder to win the coveted crown.

Hold on to your sashes, it's going to be a crazy night!

Trains will run, Saturday June 6th and 13th and Friday and Saturday, October October 23rd and 24th and  Friday October 30th and 31st. 

Partnering with the Conway Scenic Railroad, Arts in Motion, the Chocorua Dining Car and the Mt. Washington Valley Chamber of Commerce, The Wentworth is excited to be one of the exclusive lodging partners for this exciting event. 

Passengers  will embark on a three hour excursion on the rails of the Mt. Washington Valley. Enjoy a delicious 4 course meal while solving the mystery.   

  • Train departs each evening at 6:00PM promptly and ticket holders should be there by 5:00PM
  • All packages are based on double occupancy and you must be 18 or older to participate
  • Dress code is requested to be "Disco Attire" 
  • Cancellations: There is a "No ticket refund" policy to guests within a two week period of the date reserved.

Rates from $530.00 for two evenings for two guests including your overnight accommodations at The Wentworth, dinner in our award winning dining room one evening, the "Murder Mystery Tour" and dinner provided by the Chocorua Dining Car one evening and a full country breakfast both mornings at The Wentworth. 

Please call us at 800-637-0013 to reserve this package - ask for Ellie or Deb who are "Murder Mystery Experts"  

 



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Pricing: From $530.00 for two nights for two guests
Package Available From: 02-26-15 To: 10-31-15
Restrictions:

Please call us at 800-637-0013 to reserve this package - ask for Ellie or Deb who are "Murder Mystery Experts.

•Cancellations: There is a "No ticket refund" policy to guests within a two week period of the date reserved.