Magical Holiday Celebrations in the White Mountains: A Winter Wonderland

The White Mountains of New Hampshire come alive during the winter months, transforming into a snowy wonderland that’s perfect for holiday celebrations. Whether you’re seeking a cozy, romantic getaway or a family adventure, this region has something for everyone in December and January. From dazzling light displays to outdoor adventures, let’s explore the enchanting festivities that make the White Mountains a top destination for the holiday season.

  1. Snowy Adventures: The White Mountains offer a wide array of outdoor activities during the winter months. From skiing and snowboarding at popular resorts like Bretton Woods and Loon Mountain to cross-country skiing and snowshoeing in the pristine national forests, there are opportunities for winter enthusiasts of all skill levels. For a unique experience, take a guided dogsled tour through the snowy trails, or try your hand at ice climbing. The White Mountains provide a winter playground for those who love the great outdoors.
  2. Holiday Plays: The holiday season isn’t complete without a viewing of Charles’ Dicken’s “A Christmas Carol”. For a fresh take on this Christmas classic, head to the M & D Playhouse in North Conway, NH! Instead of Ebenezer, expect Ebbie Scrooge this time around, a Victorian woman ready for her own version of a Christmas morning revelation.
  3. Christmas Tree Farms: What’s the holiday season without a beautifully decorated Christmas tree? Visit one of the many charming Christmas tree farms in the area to choose your perfect tree. Many of these farms offer hot cocoa and warm cider, creating a cozy atmosphere for your family to create lasting memories.
  4. Charming Holiday Markets: Throughout the White Mountains, you’ll find delightful holiday markets and craft fairs during December and January. Local artisans and craftsmen showcase their unique creations, making it a perfect place to find one-of-a-kind gifts and souvenirs. The holiday markets also often feature live music, food stalls, and opportunities for the whole family to get into the festive spirit.
  5. New Year’s Eve Celebrations: Ring in the new year in style with the White Mountains’ New Year’s Eve celebrations. From fireworks displays to gala dinners at local restaurants, there are numerous ways to make the transition to the new year memorable. For a romantic evening, consider booking a stay at our boutique hotel where you can enjoy a special dinner and watch the fireworks from a cozy vantage point.

Experience Luxury at the Wentworth:

The Wentworth is a true gem in the heart of the White Mountains. Our historic and elegant hotel offers a perfect blend of old-world charm and modern comfort. When you choose to stay at our boutique hotel during your holiday visit, you’ll be treated to:

  • Luxurious accommodations: Featuring a variety of beautifully appointed rooms and suites with antique furnishings, fireplaces, and whirlpool tubs, providing the perfect setting for a romantic holiday escape or a family adventure.
  • Award-winning dining: Our hotel boasts an exceptional dining experience with its renowned dining room, the 1869 room, where you can savor a gourmet meal prepared with locally sourced ingredients.
  • Spa and relaxation: For those seeking relaxation, we offer a spa and wellness center, where you can unwind with massages and treatments to rejuvenate your body and soul.
  • Spectacular views: Nestled in the charming village of Jackson, we are surrounded by breathtaking views of the White Mountains, creating a picturesque backdrop for your holiday getaway.
  • Access to local attractions: Our historic hotel is conveniently located near the area’s top attractions, making it easy to explore the White Mountains during the holiday season.

For a truly unforgettable holiday celebration in the White Mountains, book your stay at the Wentworth. Whether you’re seeking adventure in the snow-covered mountains or looking to indulge in the warm and inviting atmosphere of our historic hotel, your visit to the White Mountains will be a winter wonderland to remember. Don’t miss out on the magic of the holiday season in our charming New England destination.