Sep 15 all-day Black Forest Restaurant
An Octoberfest in September! Featuring 30 handmade craft and artisan vendors for early holiday shopping, face painting for kids, amazing food from the Black Forest Restaurant and Bakery, beer and live music. This is a rain-or-shine event, and will be a great weekend for visitors to enjoy New Hampshire in the fall. If you haven’t enjoyed Black Forest’s incredible food,...
Sep 15 all-day Rochester Fairgrounds
A classic and long-running fall fair with all your favorite events, demonstrations and activities, plus a midway with rides and fair food, the Twisted Metal Showdown (featuring stock car racing and car soccer), a flea market, and old truck and tractor show, yard sale and much more.
Sep 15 all-day New England Dragway
Hold on tight for The Seacoast Country Fair, the newest and most extreme fair to ever hit New England. The excitement begins September 12th, 2019, at the premier New England Dragway in Epping. Debuting in 2018, this newer addition to New Hampshire’s fall fairs celebrates all things country, from music to rodeo events, including bull riding and barrel racing. There’s also...
Sep 18 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Looking for a way to enjoy the outdoors with friends and make an impact in our community? Come to Prescott Farm and enjoy some gardening with one of our staff members and bring some friends. Wednesdays, 5 to 7 p.m. Saturdays, 8 to 10 a.m. June 26 to October 12 BOYT (Bring Your Own Tea)
Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Smuttynose Brewery
The Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests (Forest Society) is co-hosting a trivia night with the Seacoast Science Center Marine Mammal Rescue at the Smuttynose Brewery on Wednesday, September 18 from 6 to 8 p.m. Land & Sea Trivia Night will pose trivia questions to attendees on themes, including New Hampshire’s wildlife and marine life. Join hosts Naomi...
Sep 19 all-day Merrimack River Outdoor Education and Conservation Center
Join Forest Society staff guides to explore “Peaks and Valleys,” easy hiking trails to scenic Forest Society-owned destinations featuring sweeping views from uncrowded mountain summits to forested hiking trails to riverside destinations. The “Five Hikes in Five Weeks” series is designed for families and beginning hikers interested in reaching new places, unsung destinations in different regions throughout New Hampshire. Hikes...
Sep 19 all-day Rochester Fairgrounds
A classic and long-running fall fair with all your favorite events, demonstrations and activities, plus a midway with rides and fair food, the Twisted Metal Showdown (featuring stock car racing and car soccer), a flea market, and old truck and tractor show, yard sale and much more.
Sep 19 @ 8:00 am Lake Sunapee Country Club
Golf Tournament to benefit homeless pets at the Pope Memorial SPCA in New London on September 19th. Bramble format. Field will be limited to 18 foursomes. Lunch and awards to follow completion of play. Entry fee is $700/foursome “all in” to include: cart, lunch, drink coupon and all contests and prizes.
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Art Up Front Street Studios and Gallery
Taking place on Thursdays, September 5, 12, 19. At Art Up Front Street in Exeter. Pick one or attend all days. This is one of our favorite easy, open-ended, no-stress things to do when the weather is nice. Sign-up by email. Bring your materials — it can be anything you want to do: drawing, writing, collage, painting, etc. We have...
Sep 20 all-day Rochester Fairgrounds
A classic and long-running fall fair with all your favorite events, demonstrations and activities, plus a midway with rides and fair food, the Twisted Metal Showdown (featuring stock car racing and car soccer), a flea market, and old truck and tractor show, yard sale and much more.
Sep 20 @ 8:00 am – Sep 21 @ 6:00 pm New Hampshire Motor Speedway
The Full Throttle Fall Weekend is back by popular demand, featuring two days of heart-pounding short track racing. The NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour will take center stage racing in the longest mileage and richest purse race on the Tour, the Musket 250 presented by Whelen on September 21.  
Sep 21 all-day Prescott Park
The Friends of the South End Portsmouth Fairy House Tour — the world’s largest fairy house tour — takes place each fall in the historic South End neighborhood of Portsmouth, New Hampshire. More than 250 fairy houses built by creative professionals, community members, and students will be on display on the grounds of Strawbery Banke, Historic New England’s Governor John...
Sep 21 all-day Seacoast Science Center
BioBlitz is a day-long citizen science event where families can discover the amazing biodiversity of Odiorne Point State Park while helping field experts collect data on species found. This event offers exciting opportunities for all ages to gain knowledge and skill in their favorite area of nature. Exploration teams will be birding, searching for insects, snakes and amphibians, exploring the...
Sep 21 all-day Rochester Fairgrounds
A classic and long-running fall fair with all your favorite events, demonstrations and activities, plus a midway with rides and fair food, the Twisted Metal Showdown (featuring stock car racing and car soccer), a flea market, and old truck and tractor show, yard sale and much more.
Sep 21 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Visitor’s Center Green
Held at the Visitor’s Center Green in Claremont. This is a combo brewfest and 5K race held by the Kiwanis Club of Claremont. Sample beers from more than 30 New England Breweries and vote for your favorites. Tickets are $30 and $50 for the VIP hour. The VIP hour is from 12-1 p.m. with general admission from 1-4 p.m. Designated...
Sep 21 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Looking for a way to enjoy the outdoors with friends and make an impact in our community? Come to Prescott Farm and enjoy some gardening with one of our staff members and bring some friends. Wednesdays, 5 to 7 p.m. Saturdays, 8 to 10 a.m. June 26 to October 12 BOYT (Bring Your Own Tea)
Sep 22 all-day Prescott Park
The Friends of the South End Portsmouth Fairy House Tour — the world’s largest fairy house tour — takes place each fall in the historic South End neighborhood of Portsmouth, New Hampshire. More than 250 fairy houses built by creative professionals, community members, and students will be on display on the grounds of Strawbery Banke, Historic New England’s Governor John...
Sep 22 all-day Rochester Fairgrounds
A classic and long-running fall fair with all your favorite events, demonstrations and activities, plus a midway with rides and fair food, the Twisted Metal Showdown (featuring stock car racing and car soccer), a flea market, and old truck and tractor show, yard sale and much more.
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
On the surface, the Upper Pond looks tranquil, but underwater is another story. Join us to learn about critters camouflaged and hiding, predators and prey, large and small. We provide the equipment to collect pond dwellers; you provide your sharp eyes to find them. Our adventure wraps up with a visit from a live animal.
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am Northeast Delta Dental Field
Help raise funds to care for homeless and abandoned pets by participating in Pope Memorial SPCA’s Walk for the Animals on Sunday, September 22 from 10 AM to 1 PM at the Northeast Delta Dental Field in Concord. Dogs are welcome on leash and must be current on vaccinations. Enjoy a one or three-mile walk and raise funds needed to...
Sep 25 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Looking for a way to enjoy the outdoors with friends and make an impact in our community? Come to Prescott Farm and enjoy some gardening with one of our staff members and bring some friends. Wednesdays, 5 to 7 p.m. Saturdays, 8 to 10 a.m. June 26 to October 12 BOYT (Bring Your Own Tea)
Sep 26 all-day Deerfield Fairgrounds
New England’s oldest family fair is back for another year of classic attractions, events and shows. In 2018 the largest pumpkin recorded in the state was weighed at the fair – it came in at a whopping 2,528 pounds, and was grown by Steve Geddes of Boscawen. Other entertainment includes rides, a midway, horse shows, music, dancing, magicians, pig scramble...
Sep 27 all-day Deerfield Fairgrounds
New England’s oldest family fair is back for another year of classic attractions, events and shows. In 2018 the largest pumpkin recorded in the state was weighed at the fair – it came in at a whopping 2,528 pounds, and was grown by Steve Geddes of Boscawen. Other entertainment includes rides, a midway, horse shows, music, dancing, magicians, pig scramble...
Sep 28 all-day Deerfield Fairgrounds
New England’s oldest family fair is back for another year of classic attractions, events and shows. In 2018 the largest pumpkin recorded in the state was weighed at the fair – it came in at a whopping 2,528 pounds, and was grown by Steve Geddes of Boscawen. Other entertainment includes rides, a midway, horse shows, music, dancing, magicians, pig scramble...
Sep 28 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Looking for a way to enjoy the outdoors with friends and make an impact in our community? Come to Prescott Farm and enjoy some gardening with one of our staff members and bring some friends. Wednesdays, 5 to 7 p.m. Saturdays, 8 to 10 a.m. June 26 to October 12 BOYT (Bring Your Own Tea)
Sep 29 all-day Deerfield Fairgrounds
New England’s oldest family fair is back for another year of classic attractions, events and shows. In 2018 the largest pumpkin recorded in the state was weighed at the fair – it came in at a whopping 2,528 pounds, and was grown by Steve Geddes of Boscawen. Other entertainment includes rides, a midway, horse shows, music, dancing, magicians, pig scramble...
Oct 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Looking for a way to enjoy the outdoors with friends and make an impact in our community? Come to Prescott Farm and enjoy some gardening with one of our staff members and bring some friends. Wednesdays, 5 to 7 p.m. Saturdays, 8 to 10 a.m. June 26 to October 12 BOYT (Bring Your Own Tea)
Oct 5 all-day Merrimack River Outdoor Education and Conservation Center
Join Forest Society staff guides to explore “Peaks and Valleys,” easy hiking trails to scenic Forest Society-owned destinations featuring sweeping views from uncrowded mountain summits to forested hiking trails to riverside destinations. The “Five Hikes in Five Weeks” series is designed for families and beginning hikers interested in reaching new places, unsung destinations in different regions throughout New Hampshire. Hikes...
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Visitor Center Green
Enjoy live music, 5K and children’s road races, vendors and, of course, a chili contest and tasting.
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Sullivan Farm
Applefest is a fun, outdoor, family event at Sullivan Farm, the last farm in Nashua! There are games and activities for people of all ages, apple picking in the orchard, scarecrow-making, face painting, hay rides, pumpkin painting and pony rides. Apple pies, ice cream, hamburgers, hot dogs, French fries, and more delicious food will be available. Applefest is the perfect...