NH, Vt. towns holding moose festival

Posted Aug. 25, 2012, at 9:35 a.m.

COLEBROOK, N.H. — The 21st North Country Moose Festival is drawing moose fans from all over to New Hampshire and Vermont this weekend.

There are moose-calling contests, a moose stew cook-off and activities such as helicopter rides, an auto show and a craft fair.

The New Hampshire towns of Colebrook, Stewartstown and Pittsburg are holding events, as well as the Vermont town of Canaan.

The moose festival runs through Sunday.