Celebrate Dartmouth College Homecoming Weekend With Us

Dartmouth Homecoming Weekend

Join us in Hanover for the 2014 Dartmouth College Homecoming Weekend Friday, October 17th through Sunday, October 19th, campus wide.  Homecoming Weekend is the perfect opportunity for students, faculty, alumni, family and friend to come together and celebrate the passion, history and vision of Dartmouth College.  Big Green alumni are welcome to join in the festivities and relive the magic of their alma mater. Come cheer on Dartmouth during their Homecoming football game against Massachusetts’ Holy Cross College.


Homecoming Weekend Highlights:
Friday, October 17
Homecoming Parade and Bonfire
Navigating College Admissions Workshop
Inaugural Homecoming Induction of Wearers of the Green
Saturday, October 18
Back to Class with Professors Brendan Nyhan and Erich Osterberg
Dartmouth Football vs. Holy Cross
Campus Tours, a Family-Friendly Scavenger Hunt, and Tailgating
Sunday, October 19
Mini-Reunions and Alumni Gatherings

Please visit Dartmouth College website for more Homecoming information.
All of us at Hanover Inn Dartmouth are excited to welcome back Big Greens alumni, family and friends for Dartmouth College Homecoming Weekend.  We offer cozy, yet convenient accommodations to the Dartmouth College Homecoming Weekend festivities.  Visit our website to book your stay.
image source – Hanover Inn Dartmouth webpage


Join us for a Hole-In-One Experience at the HACC 18th Annual Golf Tournament

Golf Tournament

HACC 18th Annual Golf Tournament will take place Friday, September 19th at the Hanover Country Club.  Enjoy pre-game and post game festivities, special contests and prizes, goodie bags for every player featuring 1-week passes to the River Valley Club and a water bottle from BeFit Physical Therapy, and snacks provided by the Hanover Inn Dartmouth, Boloco, Six South and more.
Players can choose to play men’s, women’s or mix divisions of the Ryder Cup (6 Best Ball - 6 Scramble - 6 Alternate Shots - 7 iron on 7th hole) or Straight Scramble.  To register, please visit the Hanover Chamber Of Commerce website.

 HACC 18th Annual Golf Tournament
Hanover Country Club, 36 Hilton Field Rd, Hanover, NH
Friday, September 19, 2014
Registration: 11:30am, Shotgun Start: 12:30pm

All of us at Hanover Inn Dartmouth would like to wish all the participants of the HACC 18th Annual Golf Tournament good luck!  After a day on the golf course, make your evening complete with a stay at Hanover Inn Dartmouth.  Hanover Inn Dartmouth offers cozy accommodations for total relaxation.  Visit our website to book your next stay.


Ride Your Bike and Enjoy a Bite on the Tour de Taste Pedaling Picnic

Culinary Bike Tours

On Sunday, September 7th the popular culinary biking excursion, Tour de Taste Pedaling Picnic is back!  This tour is sure to appeal to food loving bicyclists.  Enjoy pedaling through the Connecticut River Valley  all while taking in the picturesque views of the autumn foliage and beautiful scenery.  Stop along the way to taste the rich flavors and aromas of local restaurants and food produces.  Where else can you eat and burn calories at the same time?

Tour de TasteAll routes start and finish at the Samuel Morey Elementary School in Fairlee VT.  Participants can choose from three routes:

Tour de Taste Classic Loop (20 miles) is the most popular route and includes one long uphill on East Thetford Road into Lyme along with some secondary roads and state highways.

River Road Extension (34 miles) is designed for advanced riders who want a bit more mileage. Moderate, with a few more hills than the Tour de Taste Classic Route, but with an additional stop to refresh yourself while you admire a spectacular, long view of the river.

Lake Morey Loop (6 miles) is designed for families with young cyclists, new cyclists, or for those who want a very leisurely bike ride around the lake.
Pre-registration is required.  Your registration includes an incredible menu of locally-produced foods along with detailed route maps, directions, and support vehicles.  For more information, please visit the Tour de Taste Pedaling Picnic website.
After a beautiful day of biking, come relax in one of our cozy accommodations at Hanover Inn Dartmouth.  Hanover Inn Dartmouth offers easy access to the region’s best outdoor activities and local attractions along with a tranquil place to rejuvenate your mind and body after a busy day.  Visit our website to book your stay today.

image source - Tour de Taste Pedaling Picnic website


Make it a Wedding Event to Remember

Weddings At Hanover Inn Dartmouth

Whether an intimate ceremony or large reception, Hanover Inn Dartmouth lessens the worry of wedding planning with special wedding packages, all easily tailored to your dream wedding.  Every detail of your wedding day will be carefully considered and perfectly executed.  In addition to our exquisite venue, dedicated event staff and catering team, Hanover Inn Dartmouth can also help you plan and host rehearsal dinners, bridal showers, and other celebrations. Our event staff will cater to your planning needs along every step of your wedding journey.


Our Hanover Inn Wedding Packages offer a wide-range of options, perfect for an intimate gathering or an extravagant reception:

Daniel Webster Package - Features stationary and butler passed hors d'oeuvres, a selection of champagne or white wine for the toast, followed by a sumptuous dinner of in-house specialties. 

Montgomery Package - Features stationary or butler passed exceptional selection of hors d'oeuvres, creative appetizers, and an exclusive wine or champagne toast followed by your choice of appetizer courses.

Dartmouth Package - Complement your unforgettable wedding with upgraded stationary and butler passed hors d'oeuvres selections during the cocktail hour and an impressive intermezzo course. This wedding package also includes complimentary breakfast for two after your unforgettable wedding, bridal turn-down service, and more.
Say “I Do” at Hanover Inn Dartmouth and let us make this truly a day you will never forget.  Contact our event planning team at sales@hanoverinn.com or call 603-643-4300 to speak to someone today.


What to do in Hanover While the Kids are at Summer Camp?

PINE at Hanover Inn Dartmouth

Looking for the best place to eat while the kids are busy at Dartmouth’s Big Green Camp?  Treat yourself to a gourmet meal at Hanover Inn Dartmouth’s on-site restaurant PINE.  PINE is the perfect place to meet up with friends and family while the kids are at camp.  Overlooking the Dartmouth College green, PINE restaurant offers a casual yet stylish atmosphere and serves up mouth watering American cuisine sure to satisfy any palate at affordable prices.  Under the kitchen leadership of Chef Justin Dain, enjoy delectable menu options including our award winning Hanover Burger who was named by the New Hampshire Magazine as the Best of NH 2014 American and Sea Food Restaurants Gourmet Hamburger. 


Hours of Operation
Dining Room Hours
Monday – Wednesday 11:30 AM – 10:00 PM
Thursday – Saturday 11:30 AM – 11:00 PM
Sunday 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Sunday Brunch 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Lounge & Bar Hours
Thursday – Saturday 11:30 AM – 12:00 AM
Sunday – Wednesday 11:30 AM – 11:00 PM

Hanover Inn Dartmouth is conveniently located on the Dartmouth Collage campus, as well as to the best Hanover attractions and activities this summer. Visit our webiste to book your stay in New Hampshire today!


Ready, set, GO! STOAKED off Road Triathlon and Duathlon is Back!

XTERRA Stoaked Off Road Triathlon and Duathlon

Join us for a weekend of fun and fitness.  On Saturday, August 9th and Sunday, August 10th the XTERRA Stoaked Off Road Triathlon and Duathlon is back in Hanover.  The XTERRA Stoaked Off Road Triathlon and Duathlon will feature the best triathletes coming together to compete through a challenging course within the spectacular scenery of Hanover.  Come cheer on the triathletes as they complete their triumphant run towards the finish line.
Please visit the  XTERRA Stoaked Off Road Triathlon and Duathlon website for registration and event details.
Xterra imageEvent Schedule:
Saturday, August 9th
1 PM Duathlon and Sprint Triathlon
4 PM Kids Triathlon
6 PM Pot Luck Supper
Sunday, August 10th
9 AM XTERRA Triathlon
Hanover Inn Dartmouth would like to wish all the XTERRA Stoaked Off Road Triathlon and Duathlon participants good luck and a safe and exciting journey!
If you are looking for overnight accommodations while attending the XTERRA Stoaked Off Road Triathlon and Duathlon, consider staying with us at Hanover Inn Dartmouth.  Hanover Inn Dartmouth is conveniently located just minutes from the Storrs Pond Campground and offers a quiet retreat after a day out and about in Hanover.  Visit our website to book your stay.


image source – XTERRA Stoak Triathlon website


Get the Family Ready to Tailgate – The Annual Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl is Back!

Annual Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl

Join us for an action-packed game of football as we celebrate the Annual Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl.  This traditional game will take place on Saturday, August 2nd at Dartmouth College Memorial Field.  This family fun day will start with a parade at noon followed by a 5:30 PM kick-off.   The Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl Football Game is played between two all-star teams of graduated high school seniors representing the finest high school talent from Vermont & New Hampshire.

Net proceeds from the game will benefit all three Shrine Hospitals for Children.  The Shrine Hospitals for Children is dedicated to transforming children’s lives by providing exceptional healthcare to children with neuromusculoskeletal conditions, burn injuries and other special healthcare needs.

Please visit the Annual Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl website for ticket sales and event information. 

The motto “Strong Legs Run That Weak Legs May Walk” will be remembered throughout the game.


All of us at Hanover Inn Dartmouth would like to wish all the participants of the Annual Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl Good Luck!  If you are looking for overnight accommodations while attending this exciting game at Dartmouth College Memorial Field, consider staying with us at Hanover Inn Dartmouth.  Our Inn offers cozy accommodations and a relaxing atmosphere sure to rejuvenate your mind and body after a day out and about in Hanover.  Visit our website to book your stay.


Where are you Eating Tonight?

There are a lot of great burgers in Hanover but only one was named by the New Hampshire Magazine as the Best of NH 2014 American and Sea Food Restaurants Gourmet Hamburger.  PINE at the Hanover Inn Dartmouth took top honors with our Hanover Burger.  At PINE we offer upscale dining with a casual fare.  Choose from our many delectable menu options sure to satisfy your every craving.


Come see what makes PINE restaurant stand out from the rest.  Take a few moments to browse our restaurant webpage for a virtual taste of our well executed dishes you’ll enjoy at PINE. 
Feeling a little too stuffed to drive home or in the area to visit Dartmouth College?  Why not stay at Hanover Inn Dartmouth.  At the Hanover Inn Dartmouth we offer a variety of cozy accommodations the entire family can enjoy.  Visit our website to book your stay and experience everything Hanover has to offer!   


The Hanover Inn is featured in Yankee Magazine!

Hanover Inn is featured in the Yankee Magazine cover story of the Upper Valley.

Yankee Magazine

“Few college towns are as visitor-friendly as Hanover, New Hampshire”

– Christina Tree, Yankee Magazine.

Christina Tree from Yankee Magazine recently did a 10-page destination feature of the Upper Valley called “A Place of Unexpected Discoveries”. Included in the article was our very own Hanover Inn Dartmouth and PINE restaurant.

In the midst of the article, Tree described the Hanover Inn Dartmouth’s recent renovation as  “sleekly, comfortably contemporary.”

Also featured in the article is our PINE restaurant, the Dartmouth Green, the historic and architecturally striking buildings of Dartmouth College and the Hood Museum of Art, one of the oldest and largest college museums in the country. Pick up your copy today and enjoy a great read about the many attractions and restaurants in the Upper Valley.

We welcome you to plan your summer getaway with us at the Hanover Inn Dartmouth and enjoy our relaxing rockers and tables on the terrace, which were described as “the town’s prime people-watching seats in the summer.” We hope to see you soon!


Don’t miss the 33rd annual Prouty benefitting Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center!

Participate in the 33rd annual Prouty and help make a difference in the fight against cancer.

The Prouty

Save the date for the 33rd annual Prouty benefitting Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center taking place on July 11-12, 2014. If you’d like to share the fun and passion of participating in Northern New England’s largest fundraising event, there are numerous ways you can help make a difference in the fight against cancer.

Ways to participate in the 33rd annual Prouty:

Prouty Ultimate: The Prouty Ultimate is a two-day, 200-mile ride through the New Hampshire/Vermont countryside.

Cycling: If you aren’t up for the 200-mile challenge presented in the Prouty Ultimate, you can register for the Prouty Cycling. The Prouty Cycling lets visitors choose how far they wish to ride: 20, 35, 50, 77 or 100.

Walking: If registering for the Prouty Walking, you can choose from 3k, 5k and 10k residential walks, 5k and 10k wooded routes or create your own 15k, 20k and 30k route.

Rowing: The fourth annual “Row the Prouty” is taking place at the Dartmouth College rowing docks on Saturday, July 12, 2014.

Golfing: Raise money for cancer awareness as you play 18-holes at the Hanover Country Club (HCC), Dartmouth College’s oldest existing athletic facility. The HCC is reserving tee times for Prouty Golf participants on Saturday morning, July 12, 2014.

Virtual: If you are unable to attend but would still like to participate in The Prouty, virtual participation is always an option!

Good luck to all participants from all of us here at the Hanover Inn Dartmouth!