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Victoria Weekend and Kindness Festival, North Conway, NH 2014


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Visit North Conway, NH on Victoria Day Weekend and be ready for some very special kindness

North Conway, NH, USA – While the Canadian maple leaves you see in North Conway, NH retailers’ windows mean “Bienvenue/Welcome”, they also signify special offers for Canadian visitors coming over Victoria Day weekend, May 16-19, 2014.  Mt Washington Valley is rolling out the red carpet for Canadian visitors coming to celebrate Victoria Day weekend in New Hampshire’s White Mountains.  Special Lodging packages and tent sales/retailer offers will be found among Mt Washington Valley’s 200 tax-free outlets, boutiques, and stores.  And everywhere you look, kindness will be awaiting as the 3nd Annual Kindness Festival gets underway throughout the weekend including a specially priced day of adventure at Cranmore Adventure Park, , free concerts, give-aways, and plenty of random acts of kindness throughout the weekend. Need a hug?  You’ll find it at the Kindness Fest free hugs booth.  It’s Mt Washington Valley’s way of welcoming our neighbors from the North for Victoria Weekend.  Find all the details in one easy website:

The Be Kind Fest taking place throughout the weekend is packed with concerts, lectures and workshops, a candlelight labyrinth, and special offers plus giveaways from retailers, restaurants and more.  It culminates in a specially priced day of adventure for participants at Cranmore Adventure Park.  Many ambassadors will be on hand throughout the weekend dispensing kindness, balloons, and other donated items. Events are free but you can show your support with a donation being collected at North Conway Village businesses for Visiting Nurse Home Health Care & Hospice of Carroll County and Western Maine . For a full schedule of Be Kind Fest events, click here.

Settlers’ Green Outlet Village, North Conway’s largest Outlet Mall will host a mall-wide tent sale offering extra value off favorite already low manufacturer’s prices.  Visit stories like Nike, GAP, Old Navy, Carter’s, and more.  Stop by the Settlers’ Green Outlet Village Customer Service desk on Friday, May 16 and Saturday, May 17 to receive a complimentary Canadian flag while supplies last. Additionally, retailers and restaurants throughout North Conway Village will also be offering special Victoria Day sales.

Mt Washington Valley’s ten golf courses – all within a 45 minute or less drive of North Conway – will be open for those who’d rather putt than shop.  And hiking, biking and a trip to Tuckerman Ravine for die-hard skiers also offer options for the weekend.

A number of Mt Washington Valley lodging properties have created Canadian Maple Leaf packages.   Additionally, even more offer special shopping packages.  Retailers, Restaurants and attractions are getting in on the fun. Here is a list of offers from Mt Washington Valley businesses over Victoria Day weekend.

Lodging Packages

From New England Inn, North Conway, NH:

Bienvenue au Mount Washington Valley. Visit over Victoria Day Weekend and receive a 15% discount on a two night stay in our Log Cabins, Lodge, Cottages or Family Suites. Rate includes a Continental Breakfast and is subject to a 9% state tax.Tuckerman's Restaurant & Tavern along with the Mount Washington Valley Aquatic Center are on premise. To book your stay please call 800-826-3466. Prices start at $118.15 per night. Package is available May 16-19, 2014 and may not be combined with any other coupon or discount. Info:

From The Bernerhof Inn Bed & Breakfast, Glen, NH:

Canadian at par will be offered in the form of a 10% discount on all reservations booked directly on the website, Use code Canadian when booking.

1785 Inn & Restaurant at the Scenic Vista, North Conway, NH:

The 1785 Inn in North Conway, NH is celebrating Victoria Day Weekend with $20 lodging discounts (rooms starting at $69 B&B per couple per night) and complimentary VIP discount booklets for shopping at the Settlers Green OVP shopping area in North Conway. The swimming pool is also open, or you can relax and enjoy their spring flowers, award-winning dining, and spectacular mountain view, which has been designated "one of the top 15 views in the world from a hotel or inn." Phone: 603-356-9025. Or book on line at .


Cranmore Adventure Park:

Cranmore Mountain Adventure Park will be opening for summer operations a week earlier than in the past on Sat. and Sun. May 17-18, for the Mountain Adventure Park only from 10am-4pm, (moving to regular early season hours and pricing starting Memorial Day weekend).  Mountain Adventure Park pricing for Kindness weekend will be specially offered at $19 per person for unlimited rides in the Mountain Adventure Park.  Additionally, look for single ride tickets to be distributed as random gifts to visitors in town through the Kindness Festival.

Fireside Sleigh Rides, Brownfield:

For Victoria Day Weekend, 10% off on Wagon rides and 1-hour horseback rides offered by Fireside Sleigh Rides, Brownfield location.  Must mention Victoria Weekend special when booking your ride.  Call 603-986-0789.  Info:


Snowvillage Inn, Snowville, NH

The Snowvillage Inn will offer Canadians 10% off in lieu of Canadian at Par on May 16th and 19th in their casual fine dining room from 5:30-9pm both nights.  Closed on May 17, for a private function and will not able to extend the invitation for that night. 

Abenaki Trail Restaurant, Bartlett, NH

 The restaurant will offer a 10% discount for the Canadians. 

1785 Inn & Restaurant, North Conway, NH

The 1785 Inn restaurant will be offering  special 4-Course dinners for only $35 per person over Queen Victoria Weekend (as part of Restaurant Week in NH).  Enjoy a special dinner and evening overlooking "one of the top 15 views in the world from a hotel or inn." Phone for reservations: 1-603-356-9025 .

 Margarita Grill, Glen, NH

In honor of Be Kind weekend, ten-percent of sales over the weekend will be given to the Be Kind Festival as a donation for Visiting Nurse Home Health Care & Hospice of Carroll County. Eat here and you’ll be offering a random act of kindness for those in their time of need.


White Mountain Puzzles, Jackson, NH

Canadian at Par on all products at White Mountain Puzzles. 

Rugged Mill, North Conway Village, NH:

10% off any non-clearance items to both Canadian and US shoppers May 16-19th. No minimum purchase required (excludes clearance). 

Fields of Ambrosia, North Conway Village, NH:

10% OFF the entire store, May 16, 17 and 18th for all shoppers.

Tommy Hilfinger, Settlers Green Outlet Village, North Conway, NH:

15% off your purchase of $150 or more or 10% off your entire purchase* Valid May 16-19, 2014 when you mention or show promo code 50000628900.   Please note: *THIS OFFER EXPIRES on 5/19/14 and is redeemable for an amount up to the discount stated on this card only in-person at Tommy Hilfiger Stores in the United States and Puerto Rico. It may be used only once whether or not fully redeemed and must be surrendered at purchase with any remaining value of the Offer forfeited. Not redeemable for store credit or cash. The Offer may not be combined with any other promotion and has no cash value. It is not valid for previously purchased merchandise or gift cards. Any discount (as shown on the receipt) applied to merchandise that is returned will be deducted from any refund amount. Customer must present card at time of purchase to receive the Offer. Reproductions of the Offer will not be accepted. PVH associates not eligible. Not valid in department stores, Clearance stores, Tommy Hilfiger Specialty stores, Tommy Hilfiger stores in Canada or online at Promo Code: 500006289000. 

Settlers’ Green Outlet Village, North Conway, NH:

Visit the Settlers Green Customer Service office and show proof of stay  or say “be kind and receive a free chocolate bar and a VIP Card when you visit the Customer Service Office at Settlers' Green Outlet Village. Customer Service is located at Suite C13 and is open M-F, 8:30-5 and Weekends 10-5. Offer valid May 16-19, 2014 only.

Waterford Wedgwood Royal Doulton Victoria Weekend Special:

To welcome all our Canadian visitors enjoy an additional 10% off your purchase May 16th -19th.  In store only; some Waterford Restrictions may apply.

Mt Washington Valley, NH looks forward to welcoming Canadians on Victoria Weekend with oodles of kindness and special offers.  For more information and a complete vacation planning guide, visit or call 1-800—DO-SEE-NH (800-367-3364) to speak with a vacation planning expert.  To learn more about visiting New Hampshire, visit

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