Published DateMOULTONBOROUGH — The Castle in the Clouds will hold its first Prince and Princess of the Castle Day, June 27 from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Kids receive the royal treatment as they join special activities: Princess Make-up and Prince Tattoos at 10, Storybook Reading at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., Dr. Dick and his Lumberjack Puppets at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., Tea Party with etiquette lessons at 1 p.m., and princess lessons followed by a Fairwell Dance at 3 p.m.
Photo opportunities will be available throughout the property and a special Royal Menu will be offered at the Carriage House Cafe. All special activities are free with regular Castle Admission. Prince and Princess of the Castle Day is sponsored by Seacoast Security, Party Palace and Scorpio Fotos.
As of July 1 the Castle summer schedule kicks into high gear with Walks and Talks on Mondays through September 2 (reservations required, $5) and Acoustic Mondays and Jazz at Sunset, on Thursdays (reservations required and $10 cover), from 5:30 to 8:30. The weekly Walks and Talks program is sponsored by Mill Falls at the Lake. Acoustic Mondays is sponsored by Kathy and Jim Grappone. Jazz at Sunset is sponsored by The Laker and Randy Parker and Jane Mooney of Maxfield Real Estate.
Information on all the season's activities--Walks and Talks, acoustic Mondays and Jazz Thursdays, lectures, art exhibits, receptions and much more--is available by calling 476-5900 x 500, or on the website at www.castleintheclouds.org.
Castle in the Clouds, an historic house museum off Route 171 (455 Old Mountain Road), Moultonborough is open every day until October 27. The main gate is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Buildings close at 5:30 and grounds at 6:30, except for special events and programs. For directions, information on admissions and on the Friends of the Castle membership, giving discounts on some special events and invitations to receptions and special occasions, visit the website, www.castleintheclouds.org, or call 476-5900 x 500.