What's in store for April and May

Signs of spring are springing up all over New England. The Manor on Golden Pond is anxiously awaiting the return of butterflies to their gardens.

The Distinctive Inns of New England, nine premier New England inns, have plenty in store to enrich your April and May.  While we may be approaching Mud Season in Northern New England, there’s plenty of great packages, culinary adventures and relaxing R&R in store.  For armchair travelers, look forward to the following promotions and ideas coming from Distinctive Inns of New England via the Facebook page and blogs.  If you haven’t already, be sure to “Like” Distinctive Inns of New England on Facebook and if you’re a good friend, you may want to share some of the upcoming tips, recipes and jokes with your own fanbase too.

April is National Humor Month: Be on the lookout for some funny (mostly clean) jokes from Distinctive Inns of New England innkeeper.  Want to win a $25 gift certificate to any of your favorite Distinctive Inns?  Post your own joke on the DINE page and we’ll send you a $25 promotional code for your next stay.

April means Earth Day:  We’ll share some of our best eco-friendly/shop local secrets for your next escape to a DINE property.  In addition, with Earth Day comes gardening, and we’ve got some great gardening tips to share from master gardener/innkeepers. 

Speaking of Earth Day, DINE members have created a number of Thrifty Nifty Carpooling Packages to honor those who drive lean, not mean.  Be on the lookout for more information on a series of offers from DINE members serious about rewarding eco-friendly drivers.

Spring Recipes: We’re looking forward to sharing some of our best spring recipes in the upcoming months.  Look for everything from Dijon Crusted Rack of Lamb from Rabbit Hill Inn to Berry Trifle from Chesterfield Inn and an exotic Coconut Lime Soup from Manor on Golden Pond.

Date Your Mate: Did you know that May is National Date Your Mate Month?  We think that’s reason to celebrate at DINE inns.  Be on the lookout for a series of Date Your Mate packages posted on www.DistinctiveInns.com .  If you’re looking for a reason for a romantic getaway, Date Your Mate Month is it!

Stay tuned for a series of fun and informative tips for your health, your happiness and your reasons to escape to a distinctive inn in April and May.  Thanks in advance for sharing these ideas from DINE inns with your fanbase!