How to Spend a Snow Day in the Merrimack Valley


Looking to make the most of your snow day? Look no further for a perfect itinerary of snow day adventures in the Merrimack Valley!

Ski at Nashoba!

Nashoba Valley, while being a full-service ski area offering lessons, rentals, skiing, and snowboarding is also host to numerous other activities, all of which make Nashoba Valley Boston's own year-round recreational facility.

Visit a Museum!

NE Quilt Museum Visitors to the New England Quilt Museum experience world-class exhibitions that explore the artistry, history, and significance of quilt making, past and present. Housed in an 1845 landmark building, the Museum is conveniently located in the heart of Lowell’s inviting historic district and vibrant creative community. The entire Museum is wheelchair accessible.

Discovery Museums Let your imagination and curiosity lead the way through ten themed, immersive learning environments that are fully hands-on and encourage imaginative play. Come on a nature adventure, starting with the coolest, biggest tree house you’ve ever seen, and built by DIY Network's The Treehouse Guys

Grab a Bite to Eat!

Lowell Beerworks Throughout 2017, to celebrate 25 years and with a look to the next 25, we will be rolling out many new things.... from new menu items to new beers.  We welcome your input, whether that be for new beer names or new ingredients you’d like to see on the menu. 

The Bancroft The Bancroft blends an urban sensibility with the classic American steakhouse to bring a dynamic dining experience to Burlington. We strive to leave a lasting impression with our dramatic surroundings, smart wine list, warm and hospitable service, hand-crafted cocktails, and of course, the finest steak available. Lunch, dinner, or cocktails – welcome to your new home!

Feng Shui Visit Feng Shui sushi house for our signature rolls & hibachi grilled Japanese & Chinese fare, plus a lunchtime buffet! Want take out instead? Get 10% off your first online order by installing the Feng Shui mobile app!s

The Tavern at Lenzi’s The Tavern @ Lenzi's is one of Dracut and Greater Lowell's favorite restaurants with an eclectic menu and a spacious dining room and lounge. Choose from a wide range of menu options, enjoy a cocktail at our gorgeous bar and on weekends listen to some of the finest musical perfomers in New England. Having operated a successful cateing busines for over 30 years, the Lenzi family is proud to prepare delicious food offerings in our restaurant.

Cracker Barrel Your local Cracker Barrel Old Country Store provides a friendly home-away-from-home in its old country store and restaurant in Tewksbury, MA. Guests enjoy a real home-style food and shopping that’s reminiscent of America’s country heritage… all at fair price. Order online to place a carry-out order and enjoy our comfort food in the comfort of your home.

Shop ‘Til You Drop!

Mill No. 5 Mill No. 5 is the reawakening of a textile mill from 1873 in Lowell, Massachusetts. Our renovation preserves its historic character and keeps the spirit of imagination, craft and industry alive, relevant and contemporary. We are a partnership of collaborators that is fueled by passion. We participate in each other’s success. We engage our community to create connections. We invite people to step in and explore what is possible. We do this by providing beautiful space, and a supportive community for people with ideas and a passion to bring them to life.

Debra’s Natural Gourmet Since 1989, Debra’s Natural Gourmet has been bringing health, deliciousness, and a sense of mission to West Concord and the surrounding communities.  In 2015, we were named Retailer of the Year (a.k.a. “The Best Health Food Store in the Country”) by Whole Foods Magazine.

Consignment Corner At Consignment Corner you will find a large selection of furniture, shabby chic, home decor, antiques, jewelry, collectibles chalk type paint, and so much more! In business since 1993, Consignment Corner boasts of a loyal following of clients and customers who stop in regularly to browse our ever changing inventory of merchandise.

Crafty Yankee Crafty Yankee, located in Historic Lexington, specializes in Gifts from New England Artisans. We carry unique jewelry, glass, pottery, ceramics, and Lexington Remembrances. We showcase the work of many New England artisans, as well as creative designs from around the world. Our extensive jewelry and accessory selections accommodate all ages and tastes, from traditional to contemporary. 

Athena’s Boutique At Athena's, they aim to create a shopping experience that would mirror the location by providing women of all shapes and sizes with clothing choices outside the department store norms of fashion. 

Play Inside!

Wamesit Lanes The Wamesit Lanes Family Entertainment Center is a fun, positive, family-friendly destination. They are also the first and only luxury candlepin and tenpin center in the world, offering high quality year-round entertainment for thousands of area residents of all ages. Wamesit Lanes Family Entertainment has something for everyone! From Luxury Bowling, Indoor Golf Simulation Rooms, 50000 sq. ft. Redemption Arcade, Award-Winning FireWater Tavern, Links Bar and Parties/Events, we've got you covered for FUN in the Merrimack Valley area!

Altitude Trampoline Park Altitude Billerica is one of the largest indoor trampoline parks in the state measuring 30,000 square feet with 15,000 square feet of interconnected wall to wall trampolines and attractions. The indoor park includes a variety of specific activities such as 3D Dodgeball, Basketball Dunking Lanes, Foam Pits, Gymnastics "tumble tracks", as well as a large Main Court. Altitude Billerica is the only trampoline park in Massachusetts to have a Rock Climbing Wall and Battle Beam suspended over foam pits!

Dave and Buster’s Today, each Dave and Buster’s has more state-of-the-art games than ever, more mouth-watering menu items and the most innovative drinks anywhere. From wings to steaks, we’ve got whatever suits your appetite and our premium bar assures we’re stocked to satisfy! Plus, you can watch your game on one our massive HDTVs with epic stadium sound.