3 family-friendly things to do this weekend: Aug. 22-23, 2020
Old School Comic Book Show
The Everett Arena will be filled with some of the best comic and original art vendors as well as some incredible artists — more than 125 booths of comic artists and art.
If you love comic books, or if you are a collector, this is your show. Check website for COVID-19 related rules and restrictions.
When: Saturday, Aug. 22; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Everett Arena, Concord
Studio 550 Art Center is continuing the summertime tradition of releasing 100 small red clay monsters in the downtown area. The hunt begins at 1 p.m. and goes until they are all found. Studio 550 is hosting a number of low-cost crafty outdoor activities. Partnering business will also be offering goodies, giveaways, and discounts to those 100 individuals who find a monster. The Dancing Lion will have an artful and edible chocolate coin (monster food!) for anyone who has found a monster. The Bookery will have monster-themed books available for a discount to anyone with a monster in hand.
When: Saturday, Aug. 22; starts at 1 p.m.
Where: Downtown Manchester
Greeley Park Art Show
The Nashua Area Artists Association presents the 67th annual Greeley Park Art Show featuring artists from 17 cities and towns from New Hampshire and Massachusetts. Artists will be displaying their artwork in diverse mediums such as oils, acrylic, watercolors, pastels/drawing, mixed media, jewelry, photography and digital art. The Greeley Park Art Show is welcoming to all ages, well behaved dogs, and even pigs (yes, there were pigs there last year!). Due to state COVID-19 restrictions, all attendees must wear a cloth face mask covering their nose and mouth.
When: Saturday, Aug. 22 and Sunday, Aug. 23; 10 a.m-4 p.m.
Where: Greeley Park, 100 Concord St., Nashua