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 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 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Wentworth-Coolidge Mansion
Visit Portsmouth’s historic Wentworth-Coolidge Mansion to celebrate the return of the lilac season! Enjoy free tours of the mansion, a guided walk on the nature trail and a scavenger hunt for kids. The mansion is located right on the water and has beautiful grounds to explore – great for a day out and even a picnic.
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Our gardens are coming to life again and a treasure trove of lesser-known wildflowers are also popping up in the woods. Join us to discover these beautiful wonders of spring!
Jun 1 all-day NHTI
Come enjoy live music, snacks, and great door prizes at this all-abilities 5K. The level wheelchair and stroller friendly course is 5K certified and professionally timed for the competitive runner. Proceeds benefit the NH Rare Disorders Association which provides medical education, advocacy, and outreach to support those with rare conditions. Prizes for top runners, rollers, and fundraisers are awarded. Register...
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Eastern
The Town of Hampton Falls announces the 3rd annual “Hampton Falls Art on the Common,” a juried, outdoor art festival in historic Hampton Falls.
Jun 1 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm Dover Elks Lodge
The Masquerade Marketplace: Art Show and Steampunk Gathering is a free, evening, indoor art show with most artists work featuring Steampunk and Masquerade themes. Stroll through more than 20 local vendors and see their innovative work which includes art, music, psychic readings, baked goods, Victorian style clothing, and hand made masks. Many of the artists are New Hampshire-based, hailing from...
Jun 2 @ 7:30 am – 10:30 am Derryfield Park
Bring your four-legged friends to for the sixth annual Bagels & Biscuits 5K Run and Walk for the Animal Rescue League of New Hampshire. The course starts and finishes with a panoramic view of downtown Manchester at beautiful Derryfield Park, and winds through the gently rolling hills of the surrounding neighborhood. Officially approved by fitness website RunRepeat, which has included...
Jun 2 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Various Venues in Portsmouth
Stroll through Portsmouth enjoying complimentary cocktail samples at restaurants like Tuscan Market, The Goat, Two Fifty Market, The Wilder & more. Vote for the best cocktail at our Awards Ceremony to crown Portsmouth’s best cocktail. Must be over 21.
Jun 8 @ 9:00 am – Jun 16 @ 5:00 pm New Hampshire Motor Speedway
New Hampshire Motor Speedway has become a top destination for riders during Laconia Motorcycle Week, Saturday, June 8 – Sunday, June 16. The speedway hosts on-track racing including the 96th annual Loudon Classic (June 16) – the longest-running motorcycle race in the United States – and the new American Flat Track Laconia Short Track Presented by Russ Brown Motorcycle Attorneys...
Jun 8 @ 2:00 pm East Grafton Union Church
Why are we so fascinated with stone walls? Kevin Gardner, author of The Granite Kiss, explains how and why New England came to acquire its thousands of miles of stone walls, the ways in which they and other dry stone structures were built, how their styles emerged and changed over time and their significance to the famous New England landscape....
Jun 9 @ 9:00 am Northeast Delta Dental
Join us for a dog-friendly 5K run/walk to benefit the Animal Rescue League of NH. At the Animal Rescue League of NH, we know it’s all about the human-animal bond and that’s why we’ve made this 5k DOG- FRIENDLY! Not only do you have the opportunity to participate with your dog but when you register you can feel good about...
Jun 12 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm LaBelle Winery
Join us for The Winemaker’s Kitchen: Cooking with Wine instructional series. It’s Mediterranean cooking with wine. Upon arrival, enjoy delicious hors d’oeuvres. Learn how to assemble an antipasto display, enjoy homemade ravioli with Labelle Winery Seval Cream sauce and Mild Fra Diavlo sauce. End the evening with a decadent Chocolate Pot du Creme. Wine will be paired with each course....
Jun 16 @ 11:00 am New Hampshire Motor Speedway
The 96th annual Loudon Classic Middleweight Grand Prix has moved back to Father’s Day. Known as the longest-running motorcycle race in America, the Classic has been held on-site since long before the speedway was built, when it was simply a road course known as Bryar Motorsports Park. The weekend will include the Loudon Road Race Series competing in Round Three...
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm New Boston Town Common
Market offerings include organic locally grown produce, fruits, flowers, plants, soaps, homestead bakery goods, cookie art and pastries, jams and jellies, beef, chicken, pasture raised pork, soy-free eggs, herbal teas, honey, wool products, woodturning and forged goods, skin care products, handcrafted jewelry and local artisans.
Jul 6 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm New Boston Town Common
Market offerings include organic locally grown produce, fruits, flowers, plants, soaps, homestead bakery goods, cookie art and pastries, jams and jellies, beef, chicken, pasture raised pork, soy-free eggs, herbal teas, honey, wool products, woodturning and forged goods, skin care products, handcrafted jewelry and local artisans.
Jul 13 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm New Boston Town Common
Support youth entrepreneurs! In addition to our usual vendors, you’ll also be able to purchase original artwork, crafts, veggies, flowers, and plants, created or grown by youth under the age of 18 at our Children’s Market.
Jul 19 – Jul 21 all-day New Hampshire Motor Speedway
The Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 race weekend features three days of exciting on-track action for one of New England’s biggest parties of the summer. The weekend also features Tripleheader Saturday (July 20) with the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour racing in the Eastern Propane & Oil 100 at 2:00 p.m., the NASCAR Xfinity Series racing in the Lakes Region 200 at...
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm New Boston Town Common
Market offerings include organic locally grown produce, fruits, flowers, plants, soaps, homestead bakery goods, cookie art and pastries, jams and jellies, beef, chicken, pasture raised pork, soy-free eggs, herbal teas, honey, wool products, woodturning and forged goods, skin care products, handcrafted jewelry and local artisans.
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm New Boston Town Common
Our small friendly ambience makes a visit to the market a perfect way to start your weekend while shopping, conversing, relaxing and tapping your toes to the music! Market offerings include organic produce, fruits, flowers, soaps, bakery goods, jams and jellies, meat, eggs, honey, wool products, skin care products and local artisans.
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm New Boston Town Common
Watch and visit with nationally known Caricature Carvers of America member, Pete LeClair, along with other members of the Central Mass Caricature Carvers Club, as they exhibit and demonstrate caricature wood carving and spoon carving. Our small friendly ambience makes a visit to the market a perfect way to start your weekend while shopping, conversing, relaxing and tapping your toes...
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Branch Hill Farm
This family-friendly celebration of the natural world features fun and educational outdoor activities: hayrides to the river, rescued wild animals, nature’s playground in the woods, fishing in the pond, kids’ crafts, a family discovery walk, demonstrations of traditional rural skills and more! Rain or shine; no pets please.
Aug 10 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm New Boston Town Common
Come experience this unique evening farmers market! Members of the Public Observing Committee of NH Astronomical Society will be bringing two solar telescopes and 2 Lunt solar binoculars. Get caught up in the fun as musician Elijah Boisvert shares his ukulele, box drum and a shaker or two! “The Smoothie Bus” and “Forking Awesome Food Truck” will be joining our...
Aug 24 @ 12:00 pm Candia Woods Golf Links
We are an affordable tournament, raising money for a great cause. The First Tee is a wonderful organization that helps New Hampshire’s youth learn the core values in life through the game we all love! We are pleased to announce that we have raised well over $8,500 to date, and look forward to adding much more to that amount in...