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2/16/2014 - Parks & Recreation - Winter Carnival:

Alton Bay- On Lake Winnipesaukee...Frozen!
Come play on the Bay during Alton's Winter Carnival. Events include a photo scavenger hunt, snowmobiles, ice fishing, fly-in, pancake breakfast, fun games, the Great Alton Bay Bed Race and more.

8:00am-3:15pm

The Great Alton Bay Bed Race
Sponsored by Meredith Village Savings Bank
Sunday, February 16, 2014
3:00pm, Alton Bay Bandstand

Meredith Village Savings Bank and the Alton Parks and Recreation Department are sponsoring the Great Alton Bay Bed Race during the Winter Carnival on Sunday, February 16, 2014. Prizes will be awarded. The Bed Race will start at 3:00pm near the Alton Bay Ice Bandstand on Lake Winnipesaukee.

A five-person team, 4 people pushing and one person riding, race the bed from the start to the finish line. Themed beds are always a hit. Cleats or spikes are not permitted and the bed rider is advised to wear a helmet. First place and best themed bed will receive great prizes. Put together a bed or stop by to watch this fun event.

Pre-registration to race is required- call us at 875-0109 or parksrec@alton.nh.gov to sign up. Pre-registered beds receive a unique MVSB prize. For more information contact the Alton Parks and Recreation Department at 875-0109.


Photo Scavenger Hunt

The Photo Scavenger Hunt is sponsored by Meredith Village Savings Bank and Alton Parks and Recreation and will be held Sunday, February 16 at 1:30pm at the Alton Bay Bandstand. Using your digital device (camera, phone, etc) take photos of items on the list provided and be the first person/team back with the most correct photos and win the hunt. Great prizes will be awarded by Meredith Village Savings Bank. To sign up just show up at 1:30pm. For more information contact Alton Parks and Recreation at 875-0109 or parksrec@alton.nh.gov