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Rediscovering the Shops of Manchester, NH

Skipping and shopping through the Queen City.
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Rediscovering the Shops of Manchester, NH

Skipping and shopping through the Queen City.

Exeter, NH Offers Fantastic Shopping

Our retail expert met her match in Exeter. There isn't one single shop you should skip in this charming town.

Littleton's Main Street Has Serious Shopping Momentum

Littleton retail is firecracker hot and well worth the trip up north.

Art & Shopping Events

  • Dover Arts Market

    06.15.14

    New Hampshire is home to an amazing variety of creative people and so many of them call the Seacoast area home.  Guest artists from the...

  • Art Walk

    08.29.14

    This self-guided FREE tour of galleries and arts locations stretches from the north end of Main Street (Rt.28) to the south. Artwork will change...

  • Date Night

    03.21.14

    This is a perfect activity for right before dinner or right afterward! Everything for a couple is included with the listed price (materials,...

  • Date Night

    03.21.14

    This is a perfect activity for right before dinner or right afterward! Everything for a couple is included with the listed price (materials,...

  • Concord Arts Market

    06.14.14

    New Hampshire is home to an amazing variety of creative people and it's only fitting that our state capital should give them a home to sell...

  • Saturday Try it! Stained Glass Workshops

    03.22.14

    This one-day workshop is designed to let people try a class out with us to see if they will like it before they sign up for a 10-week full...

  • Saturday Try It! Clay Workshops

    03.22.14

    This one-day workshop is designed to let people try a class out with us to see if they will like it before they sign up for a 10-week full...

  • Paint Wolfeboro

    09.06.14

    Area artists will gather at locations in downtown Wolfeboro for a day of open-air painting. Visitors can watch works of art being created and...

  • Self Made at the Lamont Gallery

    09.08.14

    The Lamont Gallery at Phillips Exeter Academy presents “Self Made” from September 8 through October 18. Mondays 1 p.m.-5 p.m.,...

  • "The Lodger" (1927)

    09.11.14

    Silent film with live music by Jeff Rapsis. See the legendary Alfred Hitchcock's very first motion picture, a tale of the London fog...

  • Art on the Common Fine Art Show

    09.13.14

    Londonderry Arts Council is sponsoring the return of Art on the Common Fine Art Show. Artists from New Hampshire and Massachusetts will erect...

  • Art Walk

    09.26.14

    This self-guided FREE tour of galleries and arts locations stretches from the north end of Main Street (Rt.28) to the south. Artwork will change...

  • LaBelle Winery Sunday ArtTalks

    09.28.14

    LaBelle Winery Sunday ArtTalks, in partnership with the New Hampshire Institute of Art will host artist Micala Sidore, who will discuss...

  • The Craftworkers' Guild Harvest Craft Shop 2014

    10.05.14

    Just in time for fall foliage tourist visits with family and friends, the seasonal shop will be open daily from 10am to 4pm. We are thrilled to...

  • "Chicago" (1927)

    10.09.14

    Silent Film with live music by Jeff Rapsis. The original big screen adaptation of the notorious Jazz Age tabloid scandal, based on real...

  • Fall Foliage Art Studio Tour (FFAST)

    10.11.14

    The Fall Foliage Art Studio Tour (FFAST) takes place the weekend of Columbus Day, October 11 and 12, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. FFAST is a...

  • River Valley Artisan Tour

    10.11.14

    The River Valley Artisans Tour is a cooperative event scheduled for Columbus Day weekend, Oct. 11 and 12 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. each day. Travel...

  • Monadnock Art/Friends of the Dublin Art Colony 19th Annual Open Studio Art Tour

    10.11.14

    MA/FDAC presents the Art Tour each October over Columbus Day weekend. Art lovers tour the beautiful countryside, discovering a remarkable range...

  • "Tell Me a Story" Juried Exhibition

    10.17.14

    Stories are how we understand and make sense of our complex world. Stories can be long or short, serious, tragic, funny, true or untrue. In this...

  • 6 X 6 Art Show Reception & Sale

    10.25.14

    Closing reception and final sale of work from North Country Studio Workshops' 6 X 6 Art Show. All pieces will sell for $66. Enjoy...


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More>> Music

Music Memorabilia at Thrifty's Second Hand Stuff

Thrifty's in Manchester is much more than a place to buy vintage vinyl - it's also a music venue and museum.

New Hampshire Strong

After the Boston Marathon bombing songwriting duo Ernest Thompson and Joe Deleault worked together to create a song inspired by "Boston Strong."

Rock Music Photographer Joe Stevens

Rock music photographer Joe Stevens, who now lives a quiet life in Portsmouth, once chronicled the evolution of rock ‘n’ roll capturing on film legends such as David Bowie, Paul McCartney and Johnny Cash.

More>> Local Artisans

Basket Weaver Sharon Dugan

Sharon Dugan's signature work is made with black ash found locally in wet areas.

Potter Paul Haigh

Paul Haigh of Londonderry, who began in the field of statistical chemistry, now creates jugs and flasks inspired by history.

More>> Antiques

The Prized Highboy

A desk with a documented provenance back to 1863 was likely once a highboy, a prized possession in 18th century homes.

More>> Book Reviews

"Leaving Time" The Latest Novel from Jodi Picoult

NH author Jodi Picoult's newest novel tackles the controversies of mental illness, with the theories of elephant cognition and the powers of a psychic thrown into the mix.

Grandma Gatewood's Walk

The story of how Emma Gatewood, mother of 11 and grandmother of 23, hiked the 2,050-mile Appalachian Trail from Georgia to Maine three times.

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