Dec 12 @ 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 12 @ 7:30 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 13 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 13 @ 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 13 @ 7:00 pm Derry Opera House
A title known the world over, “Elf the Musical” is a must-produce holiday musical that can easily become an annual tradition for any theatre. Based on the cherished 2003 New Line Cinema hit, it features songs by Tony Award nominees Matthew Sklar and Chad Beguelin, with a book by Tony Award-winners, Thomas Meehan and Bob Martin. Buddy, a young orphan, mistakenly crawls...
Dec 13 @ 7:30 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 13 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm St. Paul's School, Memorial Hall
In the spirit of the holiday season, the St. Paul’s School Ballet Company (SPSBC) will present “The Nutcracker, Act II.” This performance is free of charge and open to the public. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Each show will last approximately one hour and all ages are welcome. Although not required for admission, the SPSBC invites guests...
Dec 13 @ 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 13 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm St. Mary's Church
An evening of holiday music with the Portsmouth Pro Musica chorus, accompanied by the Portsmouth Brass Quartet. Selections from The Messiah, composers Heinrich Schutz and John Rutter, as well traditional favorites like “O Tannenbaum.” As always, the concert also features the fun and toe-tapping sounds of the chorus’ a cappella group, The Overtones.
Dec 14 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 14 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 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm LaBelle Winery
Back by popular demand — join us for this 2nd annual magical family event. At this event you’ll enjoy: – Meet & greet with your favorite Nutcracker characters – Clara, the Snow Queen, Sugarplum Fairy and more – Hot tea served in elegant tea cups along with lovely tea sandwiches and sweet treats – “The Nutcracker” storybook reading, accompanied by...
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am The Hunt Memorial Building
Great holiday event with 21 vendors to shop from, with Christmas music and goodies.
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm The Rocks
There’s no better place to get into the holiday spirit than on Christmas Lane, home of the Forest Society’s The Rocks’ Christmas Tree Farm. Holiday cheer is alive this season with cut-your-own trees, retail trees, wreaths, maple syrup, horse-drawn wagon rides, visits from Green Father Christmas, and a fire pit to warm your toes. The Rocks opens for cut-your-own trees...
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Wright Museum
Charity benefit featuring two levels of more than 60 decorated trees. Refreshments and live entertainment provided. Handicap accessible.
Dec 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Rex Theatre
A Cathedral-Style Christmas at the Rex is a classical holiday concert presented by St. Joseph Cathedral. This wonderful tradition has been enjoyed by families for years at the Cathedral, and this year, the tradition continues but the location has changed to the newly renovated Rex Theatre. The program features the music of Mozart’s “Vespers” as well as selections from Handel’s...
Dec 14 @ 2:00 pm Derry Opera House
A title known the world over, “Elf the Musical” is a must-produce holiday musical that can easily become an annual tradition for any theatre. Based on the cherished 2003 New Line Cinema hit, it features songs by Tony Award nominees Matthew Sklar and Chad Beguelin, with a book by Tony Award-winners, Thomas Meehan and Bob Martin. Buddy, a young orphan, mistakenly crawls...
Dec 14 @ 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm Candia Congregational Church
Celebrate Christmas at the annual “Lights On The Hill” festivities. The event is held Saturday, December 14 from 2-8 p.m. Activities happen in historic 19th-century buildings beginning at the corner of Route 27 (High Street) and South Road in Candia (exit 3 off Rt. 101). Walk the beautiful village campus lined with hundreds of luminaries or ride the shuttle bus...
Dec 14 @ 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 14 @ 4:00 pm Peterborough Townhouse
Amid the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, Monadnock Chorus will add to the joy with concerts December 14 and 15 celebrating musical traditions from around the world. This selection of heart-warming holiday music features traditional English Christmas carols, as well as carols from Lithuania and Venezuela, Gospel music from the American tradition, a piece celebrating Asian Mahayana Buddhism,...
Dec 14 @ 7:00 pm Souhegan High School
Join the Souhegan Valley Chorus for “Sing We Now of Christmas: Music of Harry Simeone, Bing Crosby, and Louis Armstrong” a concert of holiday songs from our childhoods. SVC director, Jennifer K. Erdody explains, “The inspiration for this year’s Christmas concert is the Harry Simeone Christmas album that many of us listened to when we were kids. First released in...
Dec 14 @ 7:30 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 14 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm St. Paul's School, Memorial Hall
In the spirit of the holiday season, the St. Paul’s School Ballet Company (SPSBC) will present “The Nutcracker, Act II.” This performance is free of charge and open to the public. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Each show will last approximately one hour and all ages are welcome. Although not required for admission, the SPSBC invites guests...
Dec 14 @ 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 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm The Rex Theatre
A Cathedral-Style Christmas at the Rex is a classical holiday concert presented by St. Joseph Cathedral. This wonderful tradition has been enjoyed by families for years at the Cathedral, and this year, the tradition continues but the location has changed to the newly renovated Rex Theatre. The program features the music of Mozart’s “Vespers” as well as selections from Handel’s...
Dec 14 @ 7:30 pm – Dec 15 @ 4:00 pm First Congregational Church
The Bel Canto Chamber Singers presents its December 2019 concert “Make We Joy.” We celebrate the joy of the Christmas Season with festive music for choir, brass and piano. Featured pieces include the cantata Vidimus Stellam by Kevin Siegfried and In Dulci Jubilo by Michael Praetorius, both accompanied by the Royal Towne Brass quintet. Also on the program are traditional...
Dec 14 @ 7:30 pm Seifert Auditorium
Everyone looks forward to this concert! Great for young and old to get into the holiday spirit, with sing-alongs and many holiday favorites. There is another performance on December 15 at 2 p.m., also held at the Seifert Auditorium.
Dec 14 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Jupiter Hall
Dive Into the Holidays with our new Cabaret series in partnership with Dive In Productions! Singers from around New England will ring in the holidays with hits from musical theater and film as well as family favorites. This concert will feature accomplished music director Tim Goss on the piano and Miles Ahlstrom on bass.  
Dec 15 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 15 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...