May 22 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm The Riverwalk Cafe
Tim Pilleri & Lance Reenstierna return to the Riverwalk Cafe in Nashua NH for a live Crawlspace show! They will be discussing the 2004 disappearance of Brianna Maitland and will be joined by Briannas father Bruce, private investigator Greg Overacker and ret. detective, Lou Barry. Greg and Lou have been working with Bruce on Briannas case since 2006 and have...
May 22 @ 5:30 pm – 5:30 pm Gibson's Bookstore
The Poetry Society of New Hampshire meets at Gibson’s Bookstore ten months out of the year! This month the headliners are Mark DeCarteret, and Anders Carlson-Wee. Come with your verse-appreciating ears on.
May 23 – May 25 all-day Portsmouth Christian Academy
Mary Poppins, set in England in 1910, is the story of an unforgettable, Practically Perfect nanny who profoundly impacts not only her young charges, Jane and Michael Banks, but also their parents and the entire household. This energetic musical contains memorable songs such as “A Spoonful of Sugar” as well as lively dance numbers like “Step in Time” and other...
May 24 @ 7:30 pm Manchester Vineyard Community Church
Come enjoy this charity benefit performance of Shakespeare’s hilarious comedy brought to modern audiences with a fractured fairytale twist! Have fun! See our community players in action, and give to a great cause: The Yolanda Fund – giving hope to Haiti one child at a time!
May 25 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm New Hampshire Farm Museum
Take part in the Memorial Day House tours where you can meet a “revolutionary soldier,” in the 1812 Tavern, meet a war of role-playing 1812 veteran in the 1940’s kitchen, and learn about the farm on the home-front. There will also be snow cones and other treats.
May 25 @ 7:00 pm Interlakes High School
Five O’Clock Shadow, one of Boston’s premiere and award-winning vocal groups, will perform their distinctive style of a capella at the Inter-Lakes High School in Meredith, NH. Tickets are $27.50 for the general public, $10 for students who show their ID at the door, and children 12 and under are free with paying adult. The concert is presented by We...
May 30 @ 7:00 pm – Jun 1 @ 2:00 pm Rochester Opera House
Journey back to a time of sultans, palaces, enchantments and genies through this dramatic retelling of classic Persian, Indian and Arabian folktales which celebrate the worldwide tradition of storytelling. Betrayed by his first wife, King Shahrayar vows to re-marry and put to death a new wife each day. Shahrazad, the daughter of the King’s adviser, weds the King with the...
May 31 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm LaBelle Winery
Award-winning wines and legendary music — the perfect pairing! Join LaBelle Winery and Introduction – The Chicago Experience as we celebrate the music of our lifetime. * Ticket price includes light hors d’oeuvres. Full cash bar, as well as hot coffee and hot tea, will be available for purchase. Introduction – The Chicago Experience recreates the raw energy and skilled...
May 31 @ 7:30 pm The Flying Monkey
The legendary Wailers continue their quest to bring reggae to the forefront of the world’s stage. Led by renowned bassist and founder Aston “Familyman” Barrett, and joined by original Wailers guitarist Donald Kinsey, The Wailers give audiences around the globe the opportunity to experience their unique and innovative sound. From 1972 to 1980, Bob Marley & The Wailers recorded, toured,...
May 31 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm The Colonial Theatre
The result is a sound that the Portland, Maine-based band describes as “holler folk,” not because it involves a lot of hollering, per se, but because it invokes the rich communal tradition of field hollers, with their call-and-response melodies, sing-along hooks, and densely layered harmonies. That sense of musical camaraderie is essential to everything The Ghost of Paul Revere does....
Jun 1 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm The Flying Monkey Movie House & Performance Center
It’s difficult to impart the roots-steeped, road-trippin' essence of the Adam Ezra Group into a single word, but front man Adam Ezra nonetheless keeps one in mind as something of a mantra: COMMUNITY.    To the musicians at the heart of AEG, community is epitomized by a belief they all share, one that has long doubled as a mission statement for...
Jun 2 @ 10:30 am – 2:00 pm Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside
Join us Sunday morning for a Gospel Soul brunch featuring Sympli Whitney band, performer on BET’s Apollo Live and an amazing Southern Menu including: Southern Eggs Benedict w/Collard Greens, Shrimp & Grits, Chicken & Waffles, Peaches & Cream French Toast, Scrambled Eggs, Bacon, Sausage, Hash Brown Casserole, Carved Virginia Ham, Omelets to Order, Cornbread Muffins and Hummingbird Bread with Cream...
Jun 6 @ 7:30 pm The Flying Monkey
World-renowned spiritual medium James Van Praagh is the #1 New York Times best-selling author of over a dozen international best-sellers, including his debut, Talking to Heaven and his latest, highly anticipated book, The Power of Love: Connecting to the Oneness (Hay House/Nov. 2016). He is considered one of the most widely-recognized and accurate spiritual mediums working today. A “survival evidence...
Jun 8 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm The Flying Monkey Movie House & Performance Center
Almost everyone in Hawaii has strummed a ukulele at one time or another. But at the age of 14, Jake Shimabukuro realized that he was doing something a little different with the four-stringed instrument – OK, a lot different.   This difference was his incredible talent. Shortly after Shimabukuro uploaded a video of him playing his ukulele to YouTube, he became...
Jun 9 @ 4:00 pm Unitarian Church
Bach meets bluegrass meets Celtic guitar meets Americana. Appalachian traditional, jazz, Celtic fiddling and virtuoso Bach are just a few corners of the musical world that this massively talented group explores in its programs. William Coulter, guitarist, and Edwin Huizinga, violinist, return to EEC with mandolin virtuoso Ashley Broder, raising the Fire & Grace duo to the power of three! Admission...
Jun 9 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm The Flying Monkey Movie House & Performance Center
Jay and the Americans, started by four teenage boys in Sandy Yaguda’s Brooklyn basement fifty years ago, is one of the lasting success stories in Rock 'n Roll history. Few bands have ever reached the musical heights of Jay and the Americans. With three original band members, founding member Sandy Yaguda (aka Deanne); original member Howie Kirschenbaum (aka Kane); and...
Jun 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm North Church of Portsmouth (Soul Cafe Series)
Mipso released their fifth album in 2018, Edges Run. Influenced by the contradiction of their progressive home and the surrounding rural southern landscapes, Mipso has been hailed as "hewing surprisingly close to gospel and folk while still sounding modern and secular" (Acoustic Guitar) and was recently recognized by Rolling Stone as an "Artist You Need to Know. Sponsor: North Church...
Jun 13 @ 7:30 pm The Flying Monkey
After four packed houses and hundreds of fans singing along, we’re bring The Outlaws back for round five! For The Outlaws, it was always about the music. For 40 years, the Southern Rock legends celebrated triumphs and endured tragedies to remain one of the most influential and best-loved bands of the genre.
Jun 14 @ 7:30 pm The Flying Monkey
Gaelic Storm return to the Flying Monkey! It’s hard to imagine a band just coming into their own after 20 years of success, but that’s exactly what makes a true anomaly. This multi-national, Celtic juggernaut grows stronger with each live performance, and as you can imagine, after two decades and over 2000 shows, it is a true force to be...
Jun 14 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm The Colonial Theatre
For centuries, the desert town of Agadez has served as a converging point for the great camel caravans driven by the Tuareg that link West Africa with North Africa and the Mediterranean. Born in 1980 at a nomadic camp near this dusty outpost, the young guitarist and songwriter Omara “Bombino” Moctar was raised during an era of armed struggles for...
Jun 15 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm The Flying Monkey Movie House & Performance Center
Judy Collins has inspired audiences with sublime vocals, boldly vulnerable songwriting, personal life triumphs and a firm commitment to social activism. The award-winning singer-songwriter is esteemed for her imaginative interpretations of traditional and contemporary folk standards and her own poetically poignant original compositions.  Judy is a modern day Renaissance woman who is also an accomplished painter, filmmaker, record label head,...
Jun 20 @ 6:30 pm Hampton Falls Bandstand
The Great Escape is the Ultimate Journey Experience. Formed in early 2008, The Great Escape performs the timeless music of Journey with precision, high energy and genuine passion each and every time they hit the stage. The band has a rapidly growing following, adding more and more loyal fans each time they perform and they just love their fans. Friends...
Jun 21 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm The Governors Inn
It has been said that a dueling piano show is quite literally “the most fun one can have with one’s clothes On! We think you’ll agree! It is a massive “to the top of your lungs” sing along with all your friends while indulging in a few drinks! Two pianos are center-stage with a team of outrageously talented pianists that...
Jun 21 @ 7:30 pm – 10:15 pm The Flying Monkey Movie House & Performance Center
Eaglemania has evolved into a nationally touring tribute to The Eagles, performing to sold out audiences everywhere they go. Their music appeals to a wide variety of age groups, and the combination of heartfelt ballads, rock anthems laden with guitar harmonies, and the unmistakable sound of vocal harmonies as only the Eagles can do, has propelled the band for the past...
Jun 21 @ 8:00 pm – 12:00 am The Music Hall
Waltzing into disaster and its aftermath, The Milk Carton Kids’ new project "All the Things That I Did and All the Things That I Didn’t Do" marks the first time that acoustic duo Joey Ryan and Kenneth Pattengale have brought a band into the studio with them. “Musically, we knew we were going to make the record with a bigger...
Jun 21 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Capitol Center for the Arts
Tiffany Jenkins is a wife, mother, author, content creator and recovering addict with 2.4 million followers on social media and over 200 million video views to date. Best known for her blog, Juggling the Jenkins, and hilarious viral Facebook videos, Tiffany speaks shamelessly, openly and honestly about her past, as well as her struggles with depression and anxiety.
Jun 22 all-day Sawyer Theater at Colby-Sawyer College
The esteemed Boston Civic Symphony, now in its 95th year, will return for the eighth time to New London. Francisco Noya is the orchestra’s new and very dynamic musical director. Francisco is a native of Venezuela and is a prominent figure in the Boston and New England music scene where he has earned a reputation as a versatile interpreter of...
Jun 23 @ 5:00 pm Bistro Nouveau
BBQ buffet prepared by Chef Doug Langevin at Bistro Nouveau in Grantham, New Hampshire. Silent auction and concert by the Opera Cowgirls, NYC’s sensational opera/country western crossover band (think “The Three Tenors meet the Dixie Chicks”) led by ON 2019 resident artist Caitlin McKechney.
Jun 23 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm The Flying Monkey
To usher in the upcoming Twenty-Twenties, famed time-twisting musical collective Postmodern Jukebox will circumnavigate the globe in 2019 on their Welcome to the Twenties 2.0 Tour. The tour is meant to prepare the world for a new decade — one that Postmodern Jukebox creator Scott Bradlee hopes will see a return to the style and craftsmanship that typified the music...
Jun 24 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm Castle in the Clouds
This Best of NH award-winning series of events is a lovely way to spend a summer evening at the gorgeous Castle in the Clouds. Enjoy dinner and live music as you watch the sun set over Lake Winnipesaukee from the outdoor terrace. A full dinner menu and a bar are available, and dinner reservation times are at 5:30 p.m., 6...