Dec 6 all-day Exeter Town Hall Gallery
Join us and experience some of the finest art in the area. TEAM is featuring local painters, potters, wood workers, printmakers, jewelers, fiber artists and more to display and sell their original work for gift giving. Local holiday shopping at its finest. There will be music, light refreshments and friendly faces to greet you for this one-of-a-kind shopping experience, as...
Dec 6 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm Rivermill at Dover Landing
The 10th Annual Dover Festival of Trees, presented by the Greater Dover Chamber of Commerce and underwritten by Kennebunk Savings, will take place on Friday, December 6, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Rivermill at Dover Landing. Over 30 trees, elaborately decorated by local businesses and organizations, will be on display and available to take home through auction. There...
Dec 6 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm New Hampshire Motor Speedway
The holidays are here, and that means it’s time for New Hampshire Motor Speedway to trade in the checkered flags for more than 2.5 million twinkly LED lights for the ninth annual Gift of Lights presented by Eastern Propane & Oil, open Thursday, November 28, 2019 (Thanksgiving) through Sunday, January 5, 2020. The Gift of Lights has become a family...
Dec 6 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm Pine Hill at High Mowing School
Meet with friends and enjoy an adult-only, relaxed evening of live music and delicious desserts while shopping for unique, handcrafted holiday gifts from artisans in NH. The centerpiece of the fair is the wares of talented, local vendors — everything from handmade jewelry, woolens, paintings, blown glass, and pottery.
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm The Majestic Theatre
“Judy’s Scary Little Christmas” is an outrageous spoof of holiday TV specials from yesteryear and a look behind the scenes at the stars they featured.  Bing Crosby, Ethel Merman and Liberace all join Judy Garland to ring in the holidays, while cameos of Joan Crawford, Richard Nixon and Lillian Hellman all add spice to the punch.  Eight musical numbers performed...
Dec 6 @ 7:30 pm – 7:45 pm M&D at Eastern Slope Inn Playhouse
It’s holiday time down in Armadillo Acres (North Florida’s premier mobile-living community), and everyone’s filled with warmth and beer. But when a freak bout of amnesia strikes the trailer park Scrooge, neighborly love is put to the test. Be on hand as Betty, Lin, and Pickles jingle all the way with some new neighbors in an all-new, all-trailer-park musical. This...
Dec 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Epping Playhouse
The Epping Community Theater celebrates the spirit of the holidays with the trial of the century! Throughout New Hampshire, there are plenty of chances to see the classic tale A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens. However, ECT offers you the chance to see what happens a year later in the life of Scrooge. Did the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present,...
Dec 6 @ 7:30 pm Dana Center Saint Anselm College
Join an Irish Christmas in America for an enchanting start to the holiday season. Winsome ballads, lively tunes, immense vocal talents and thrilling Irish dance are performed in front of photo projections of nostalgic traditions. Rich in Irish history, humor, music, and boundless energy, it is a memorable show for the entire family.
Dec 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Nelson Town Hall
Coming off two years as featured vocalists for Christmas Celtic Sojourn in Boston, as well as a collaboration with Nowell Sing We Clear, Windborne, known for their powerful vocal harmony and stunning original arrangements, presents songs of the season along with their diverse repertoire of music from around the world in this can’t-miss concert. While all four singers had other...
Dec 7 all-day Dover High School
Northeastern Ballet Theatre (NBT), New Hampshire’s premier classical ballet company and training school, will present their annual holiday classical rendition of “The Nutcracker.” Hailed by New Hampshire Magazine in 2018 as one of their Top 10 things to do in New Hampshire in December, this year Northeastern Ballet Theatre’s Nutcracker production will feature a brand new Mother Ginger. Join Clara...
Dec 7 all-day Various Locations
Following a successful inaugural run, the 2019 2nd Annual New Hampshire Jingle Bells Winery Tour will kick off this year on November 23. Participants will have the opportunity to visit 12 festive wineries throughout New Hampshire over the course of five weekends ending on December 22. This is a self-guided tour through New Hampshire wine country. The traveling tasters will...
Dec 7 – Dec 8 all-day 30th Annual Christmas in Strafford Craft Fair
Christmas in Strafford is when the local artisans and craftspeople of Strafford, NH (and friends) open their homes and studios to the public. 26 locations are open, with 55+ crafters (local homes, along with the Bow Lake Grange Hall, Waldron Store and Bow Lake Church). Refreshments are served, and all manner of hand-crafted items are available for sale. Everything is...
Dec 7 all-day Exeter Town Hall Gallery
Join us and experience some of the finest art in the area. TEAM is featuring local painters, potters, wood workers, printmakers, jewelers, fiber artists and more to display and sell their original work for gift giving. Local holiday shopping at its finest. There will be music, light refreshments and friendly faces to greet you for this one-of-a-kind shopping experience, as...
Dec 7 @ 8:00 am – 1:30 pm New Castle Recreation Building
The annual New Castle Christmas fair will feature exceptional and unique crafts, many with a nautical theme, including ornaments, mittens, sea glass artwork and much more. Also featured are handmade, one-of-a-kind wreaths, boxwood trees, and greens centerpieces. At the Bake Table will be breads, cookies, cakes, pies, and candy. You’ll find Gift Baskets for everyone on your shopping list, as...
Dec 7 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Stuart's Greenhouses
Stuart’s Greenhouses is hosting our 2nd annual Christmas Craft Fair. With 20+ local crafters! Stop in to find a special gift and be sure to check out the Christmas trees and handmade wreaths for sale.
Dec 7 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm Greenland Church Parish House
Community Congregational Church of Greenland will hold its 54 annual Christmas Fair on Saturday, December 7! There is no admission for this community holiday event and it will feature two floors of merchandise and activities including: – A Cookie Walk with hundreds of homemade cookies, Tables of jewelry, gourmet foods, and other locally made products, Handcrafted holiday decor made by the Women’s...
Dec 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Rye Congregational Church
The Rye Driftwood Garden Club’s members have been hard at work creating a wide variety of fresh, beautiful holiday arrangements at their annual Greens Workshop. Dozens of arrangements for table and floor, wreaths, front-door swags, richly decorated boxwood trees, candle rings and outdoor arrangements will be available to the public on Saturday, December 7. Garden club members donate fresh-cut pine...
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Concord Friends (Quaker) Meetinghouse
Whatever holiday of light you celebrate this season, make it shine brighter with handmade gifts that children and adults can make together. Bring the family to “make and take” wonderful crafts for all ages, including soap making, tin lanterns, reusable beeswax food wraps, folded fabric star ornaments, hand-sewn ornaments, bird feeders, and wooden boxes. A modest donation per craft is...
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – Dec 15 @ 12:00 pm Wright Museum
Charity benefit featuring two levels of more than 60 decorated trees. Refreshments and live entertainment provided. Handicap accessible.
Dec 7 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Remick Country Doctor Museum & Farm
Create special memories during this delightful, down-home holiday event that’s trimmed with tasty traditions, whimsical touches, and the simple gifts of a historic farmstead. Uncover the mystery of the Remick gnomes, try their favorite treat and go on a gnome scavenger hunt. Visit Doc and Marion Remick’s apartment to enjoy vintage food samples, music and a 1950’s-style Christmas tree. Greet...
Dec 7 @ 2:00 pm The Majestic Theatre
“Judy’s Scary Little Christmas” is an outrageous spoof of holiday TV specials from yesteryear and a look behind the scenes at the stars they featured.  Bing Crosby, Ethel Merman and Liberace all join Judy Garland to ring in the holidays, while cameos of Joan Crawford, Richard Nixon and Lillian Hellman all add spice to the punch.  Eight musical numbers performed...
Dec 7 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm New Hampshire Motor Speedway
The holidays are here, and that means it’s time for New Hampshire Motor Speedway to trade in the checkered flags for more than 2.5 million twinkly LED lights for the ninth annual Gift of Lights presented by Eastern Propane & Oil, open Thursday, November 28, 2019 (Thanksgiving) through Sunday, January 5, 2020. The Gift of Lights has become a family...
Dec 7 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm Diane Crespo Fine Art Gallery
Take a stroll down Hanover Street for our first ever Holiday Art Stroll, featuring local artists and galleries on and around Hanover Street! Check in is at Diane Crespo Fine Art Gallery, at 32 Hanover Street. From there you will be given a flyer listing each participating gallery. Then it is time to stroll off! One major stop on the...
Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm The Majestic Theatre
“Judy’s Scary Little Christmas” is an outrageous spoof of holiday TV specials from yesteryear and a look behind the scenes at the stars they featured.  Bing Crosby, Ethel Merman and Liberace all join Judy Garland to ring in the holidays, while cameos of Joan Crawford, Richard Nixon and Lillian Hellman all add spice to the punch.  Eight musical numbers performed...
Dec 7 @ 7:30 pm – 7:45 pm M&D at Eastern Slope Inn Playhouse
It’s holiday time down in Armadillo Acres (North Florida’s premier mobile-living community), and everyone’s filled with warmth and beer. But when a freak bout of amnesia strikes the trailer park Scrooge, neighborly love is put to the test. Be on hand as Betty, Lin, and Pickles jingle all the way with some new neighbors in an all-new, all-trailer-park musical. This...
Dec 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Epping Playhouse
The Epping Community Theater celebrates the spirit of the holidays with the trial of the century! Throughout New Hampshire, there are plenty of chances to see the classic tale A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens. However, ECT offers you the chance to see what happens a year later in the life of Scrooge. Did the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present,...
Dec 7 @ 7:30 pm Keefe Center for the Arts
Get into the holiday spirit with Symphony NH and the internationally celebrated American band Act of Congress, one of the “freshest sounding, exuberant bands in all of the known acoustic universe.” — NPR Back by popular demand, AOC joins Symphony NH for a festive, Americana take on holiday music. Bring the entire family!
Dec 8 all-day Dover High School
Northeastern Ballet Theatre (NBT), New Hampshire’s premier classical ballet company and training school, will present their annual holiday classical rendition of “The Nutcracker.” Hailed by New Hampshire Magazine in 2018 as one of their Top 10 things to do in New Hampshire in December, this year Northeastern Ballet Theatre’s Nutcracker production will feature a brand new Mother Ginger. Join Clara...
Dec 8 all-day Various Locations
Following a successful inaugural run, the 2019 2nd Annual New Hampshire Jingle Bells Winery Tour will kick off this year on November 23. Participants will have the opportunity to visit 12 festive wineries throughout New Hampshire over the course of five weekends ending on December 22. This is a self-guided tour through New Hampshire wine country. The traveling tasters will...
Dec 8 all-day Exeter Town Hall Gallery
Join us and experience some of the finest art in the area. TEAM is featuring local painters, potters, wood workers, printmakers, jewelers, fiber artists and more to display and sell their original work for gift giving. Local holiday shopping at its finest. There will be music, light refreshments and friendly faces to greet you for this one-of-a-kind shopping experience, as...