Events and Entertainment at The NASWA Resort

Every summer, the NASWA Resort has a great lineup of events and entertainment to make your time at Lake Winnipesaukee that much more fun! See below for a list of our 2015 events. We will be updating throughout the winter, so check back here for more information or like us on Facebook. We can't wait to see you in 2015!

Upcoming Events

09/05/2015

8th Annual Mardi Gras Labor Day Weekend

We like to take advantage of long weekends and the last bits of summer weather here at The NASWA, and this will be our eigth year in a row of doing just that with our tribute to the Big Easy: our Mardi Gras Labor Day Weekend!  

Laissez les bons temps rouler

Let the good times roll!!!
Come dance the day away with the Cajun music and laid back fun loving life style that makes New Orleans great!

 

 

NazBar Live Entertainment:

Saturday  Slippery Sneakers Zideco Band  4:00pm

Sunday   DJ Terry  3:00pm

Monday  Duke Band  4:00pm

 


09/06/2015

Fireworks Labor Day Sunday

Watch Labor Day Weekend Fireworks without leaving the NazBar and Grill.  Sunday September 6th 10:00pm at Weirs Beach.  Avoid the crowds join us!

 


09/13/2015

Sunday Live Entertainment

Sunday September 13th D Comp Trio at the NazBar and Grill  4-8pm


09/24/2015

Fall NASCAR at The NASWA!

Go to the Sylvania 300 itself at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway or just watch it with us on the big screens at the NazBar & Grill! We’ve got live entertainment planned Thursday through Sunday to make the best of this NazCar Weekend. If you want to have the best NASCAR experience possible, you’d better come to The NASWA!

NazBar Live Entertainment!

Friday Dustin Ladale/Krush Band 6:00pm

Saturday Duke Band 4:00pm



Past Events


05/14/2015

6th Annual NASWA Fishing Pool

6th Annual Fishing Pool

Largest Fish, Smallest Fish, Prettiest Fish...


05/14/2015

33rd Annual Winni Derby

Thursday 5/14 - Sunday 5/17

Check back for more information!


05/22/2015

May 22nd – 25th: Memorial Day Weekend

Both the NazBar & Grill and the Blue Bistro will be waiting for you – to transport you to the Caribbean, and feed your body and your soul. We can’t wait to see everyone after such a long winter!


05/24/2015

Sunday Live Entertainment

Live Entertainment at The NazBar and Grill

D Comp 4:00pm


05/31/2015

Sunday Live Entertainment

Live Entertainment at The NazBar and Grill

Robert Jody  3:00pm


06/06/2015

NAZ AquaMania

June 6th & 7th.  Come join us for Naz Aquamania.  Boats, Water Toys, Music and Food!  It is the largest in the water boat show on Lake Winnipesaukee!  Come see the latest boats and water toys in the water and on the beach. Enjoy eating lakeside at the NazBar and Grill.  Live music Saturday and Sunday and Mix 94.1 will be broadcasting with many raffles, giveaways and a chance to win a NASWA Vacation!

 

Live Entertainment at The NazBar and Grill

Saturday 2:00pm Brothers Way

Sunday 2:00pm MB Padfield


06/12/2015

June 12th – 21st: 92nd Laconia Motorcycle Week

The tradition continues: 2015 means it’s the 92nd Laconia Motorcycle Week, and many have made it their tradition to spend it at The NASWA throughout the years. Our Resort is the perfect home base for catching all the events and action throughout the week since you can ride (or walk) down to the Weirs right from our Resort, but don’t miss the daily events at The NASWA, either! There is no cover charge for the live music on the beach at the NazBar & Grill and Late Night at the Blue Bar! Staying with us is the best way to get the most out of your Bike Week experience.

 

Live Entertainment Schedule:

Wednesday June 17th
     NazBar & Grill  DJ Terry 1-6pm
     NazBar & Grill  Living Dead  6-10pm
     Blue Bistrp & Bar Bob Pratte Band  9:30-1am

Thursday June 18th
     NazBar & Grill  Miss Laconia Bikini Contest 2-8pm
         DJ Terry and Hosted By: Jody Perewitz
     Blue Bistro & Bar   Krush  9:30-1:00am

Friday June 19th
     NazBar & Grill  Eric Grant Band  2-6pm
     Blue Bistro & Bar  Red Sky Mary  9:30-1am

Saturday June 20th
     NazBar & Grill   Hootchies  2-6pm
     WAAF on the Beach with Mistress Carrie  2-4pm
     Blue Bistro & Bar  Red Sky Mary  9:30-1am

Sunday June 21st
     NazBar & Grill  Pat Foley Band  3-7pm



06/13/2015

9th Annual Peter Makris Memorial Ride

It’s our 9th year honoring the memory of The NASWA’s patriarch, Peter Makris, WWII veteran and avid motorcyclist. This is the official kick-off event for Laconia Bike Week! Over the last 8 ears, the Peter Makris Memorial Run has raised over $300,000 for the Laconia Fire Department Life Saving Fund and Water Rescue Teams as well as the Easter Seals NH “Veterans Count” program. We hope you will join us for the best and most memorable day of Motorcycle Week! Register on the Peter Makris Memorial page of our website.

Click here to learn more.


06/18/2015

5th Annual Miss Laconia Nazkini Contest

Miss Laconia Nazkini Contest June 18th 2-8pm

Hosted By Jody Perewitz Fastest Woman on 2 Wheels!!  DJ Terry Spinning.  HOTTEST LADIES in The Weirs!!

1st Prize $1,000 plus a $2,500 professional photo shoot, 2nd Prize $750 and 3rd Prize $300

Call 603.366.4341 to enter!


06/28/2015

80th Anniversary Celebration Weekend

Thats right The Naswa is 80 years old this year! 
June 27th, 28th & 29th.

We have lots going on.  Anyone staying with us this weekend will be entered into a drawing for a 2 Bedroom Cottage rental for either the 2015 season or 2016 season. 

Friday June 26th DJ Terry at the NAZBar and Grill 5-10pm

Saturday June 27th DJ Terry at the NazBar and Grill 5-10pm
FIREWORKS Saturday off the Naswa Docks!  9:30pm

Sunday June 28th  Groove Alliance and TONS OF Birthday Cake to share 4-8pm

 


06/29/2015

6th Annual NASWA Day

Sponsored by Atlas Fireworks!

In 2010, former Governor John Lynch named June 29th “NASWA Day” in New Hampshire for our 75th anniversary. Not only is it an honor, but it’s also a wonderful excuse to celebrate, so join us for NASWA Day! This year, we are celebrating 80 years, and you won’t want to miss the party or the live music on the beach!

The NAZBar & Grill will be closed from 12-3pm for a private family function. 

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT:  High Attitude 3:00pm to Close

 


07/01/2015

Wednesday-Cancelled

Come put your Toes in the Water and Dance in the Sand at The NazBar and Grill

Joe McDonald  3:30pm


07/04/2015

Freedom Celebration with Sam Adams!

Friday 7/3 - Sunday 7/5 (Fireworks are on July 3rd at 11:59pm)

Happy Birthday to America! What better way to celebrate our nation’s history than to catch some rays on a gorgeous sandy beach at our annual event sponsored by Sam Adams Brewery? Join us for an afternoon of plentiful giveaways from Boston Brewing Company as well as fun, games and contests! We have a perfect view of the Weirs Beach fireworks from our docks and plenty of live music, too. We can’t help thinking the Founding Fathers would approve!

NazBar Live Entertainment

Saturday DJ Terry   3:00pm
Sunday   Brittanica   4:00pm

 


07/06/2015

4th of July Fireworks

4th of July fireworks are at 11:59pm on July 3rd.  Watch them from our beach and enjoy a drink at the NazBar and Grill!


07/08/2015

Wednesday "Toes in the Sand"

Come put your Toes in the Water and Dance in the Sand at The NazBar and Grill

Peter Higgins  3:30pm


07/11/2015

15th Annual Easter Seals Land & Lake Poker Run

Travel by land or lake to have fun and win prizes while raising money for Easter Seals NH! Competitors navigate checkpoints throughout the Lakes Region and receive a poker card at each one. Whoever has the best poker hands at the end wins! Over $700,000 has been raised for Easter Seals New Hampshire since the event started in 2000. We’ll be hosting the party for all the participants after the end of the run with live music and fun – so come join us! Go to easterseals.com for more information about this wonderful family event and to register.

 

NazBar Live Entertainment:

Saturday DJ Terry  1:00pm
Sunday Groove Alliance  4:00pm


07/12/2015

Sunday NazBar Entertainment

LIVE at the NazBar and Grill  4-8pm
Groove Alliance


07/15/2015

Wednesday "Toes in the Sand"

Come put your Toes in the Water and Dance in the Sand at The NazBar and Grill

Paul Warnick  3:30pm


07/16/2015

July 16th - 19th: NASCAR Weekend

Whether you’re actually attending the New Hampshire 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway or just want to see the action from the best spot in the state, our big screens are the perfect place to watch during the race. Pre- and post-race activities are planned throughout the weekend, including live music Thursday through Sunday! 

NazBar Live Entertainment

Thusday   Jimmy & Marcel  6:30pm

Friday      Bob Pratte Band  6:30pm

Saturday  Sumx4  4:00pm 




07/19/2015

12th Annual Reggae Day

If you didn’t think you could find a tropical paradise in New Hampshire, think again! Reggae Day is a favorite event of our guests, and if you come you’ll see why: order your favorite tropical drink and dance along while the band plays your favorite reggae music at the NazBar & Grill. Relax in the sun, grow out your dreadlocks and get your reggae on in style! So no woman, no cry – come stir it up with us on the beach, mon.

 

NazBar Live Entertainment:

Jah Spirit  4:00pm


07/22/2015

Wednesday "Toes in the Sand"

Come put your Toes in the Water and Dance in the Sand at The NazBar and Grill

Joe McDonald  3:30pm


07/24/2015

Fireworks

Weirs Beach Fireworks 10:00pm.  Come watch them from the NazBar and Grill gaze at them from a beach!


07/25/2015

12th Annual Parrot Head Weekend

You can be in Margaritaville, but you don’t have to waste away! Instead, you can order the perfect Cheeseburger in Paradise (better known as the NazBar & Grill) and lounge on the beach while live Jimmy Buffett-style music fills the air both days. Changes in Attitude are sure to occur as the warm, relaxing environment and gracious hospitality take your cares away. 

 

NazBar Live Entertainment:

Saturday    High Attitude  4:00pm
Sunday      Eric Grant Band  4:00pm


07/29/2015

Wednesday "Toes in the Sand"

Come put your Toes in the Water and Dance in the Sand at The NazBar and Grill

Parul Warnick  3:30pm


08/01/2015

5th Annual I Love the 80’s Weekend

Come have a totally tubular time at The NASWA! For the fourth year in a row, we’ll be blasting the most radical 80’s tunes all weekend. Come just to veg out or party hearty on the beach! We’re stoked to the max to see you looking bodacious in your 80’s gear for our gnarly 80’s costume contest. Come visit us to celebrate and pay tribute to the best decade, like, ever!

 

NazBar Live Entertainment
Saturday Orange Crush 4:00pm
Sunday DJ Terry  3:00pm

 

Here are a few ideas for you. Your 80’s weekend checklist:

leg warmers

neon clothes

acid washed jeans

banana clips

hair spray for sky high bangs

fingerless gloves

swatch watches


08/05/2015

Wednesday "Toes in the Sand"

Come put your Toes in the Water and Dance in the Sand at The NazBar and Grill

Paul Warnick  3:30pm


08/07/2015

Fireworks

Weirs Beach Fireworks 10:00pm.  Come Watch them from the NazBar and Grill or gaze at them from the beach!


08/07/2015

Joey Canzano The "Man of Many Voices"

Come see the Man of Many Voices live at the Blue Bistro


08/08/2015

12th Annual Reggae Fest Weekend

Ya mon, we be jammin’ at The NASWA this weekend! The best drinks, the best music – the best weekend! 2015 will be our 12th celebration of everything reggae, so we’ve had lots of practice of making you feel like New Hampshire is actually a tropical island paradise. Let the live music and cool island drinks relax you into the perfect vacation! You’ll be transported to Jamaica, mon, where every little thing is gonna be alright! Don’t forget to wear your yellow, green and black to show your Jamaican pride, or just your favorite tie-dye will do!

NazBar Live Entertainment:

Jah Spirit  Saturday and Sunday 4:00pm

 


08/12/2015

Wednesday "Toes in the Sand"

Come put your Toes in the Water and Dance in the Sand at The NazBar and Grill

Joe McDonald  3:30pm


08/15/2015

Weekend NazBar Live Entertainment

Saturday August 15th  DJ Terry  3:00pm

Sunday Mario Perrett Blues Allstars Feauturing Jim Devlin  4:00pm


08/19/2015

Wednesday "Toes in the Sand"

Come put your Toes in the Water and Dance in the Sand at The NazBar and Grill

Brad Bosse  3:30pm


08/21/2015

Fireworks

Weirs Beach Fireworks 10:00pm.  Come watch them from the NazBar and Grill or gaze at them from the beach!


08/22/2015

NazVille Country Weekend

Come kick up your heels and do ce do at The NazBar and Grill. 

Saddle on Up and listen to...

Saturday DJ Terry spins Country 3:00-7:00pm

Sunday Eric Grant Band  4:00-8:00pm


08/26/2015

Wednesday "Toes in the Sand"

Come put your Toes in the Water and Dance in the Sand at The NazBar and Grill

Joe McDonald  3:30pm


08/29/2015

3rd Annual Buccaneer Bash Weekend

Arrgh, maties! Come to The NASWA for our 3rd Annual Buccaneer Bash Weekend to shiver your timbers and plunder the beach with some o’ the best grog on the waters o’ the great Winnipesaukee! 

The New England Brethen of Pirates storm the docks anytime from 2-8pm with many kids and adults festivities taking place!  Be locked up with ye pirate or hunt for loot. 

 

NazBar Live Entertainment:

Saturday DJ Terry  3:00pm

Sunday  D Comp Trio 4:30pm

 


09/04/2015

Joey Canzano LIVE at The Blue Bistro

The "Man of Many Voices" Live at the NazBar and Grill Labor Day Weekend.

Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening.  Blue Bistro opens at 5pm.  Reservations Highly Recommended for this inside entertainer.