4 family-friendly things to do this weekend: Aug. 28-30, 2020
Lots of fun to be had whether you go outdoors or stay indoors
It’s the Southern New Hampshire’s Ukulele Group’s fifth annual, all-day, free, music extravaganza. Event features music by local celebrities, vendors, food, raffles and fun. All for a great cause, the Ukulele Kids Club, which provides music therapy and instruments to hospitalized children on the Seacoast and nationwide.
Where: Henry Law Park in Dover
When: Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Stonewall Farm Sampler Tour
This tour is great for families because it provides an opportunity for hands-on interaction in several areas of the farm from the dairy and creamery to the vegetable fields. You can get up close and personal with the farm animals and taste test veggies. Registration required.
Where: Stonewall Farm, 243 Chesterfield Road, Keene
When: Saturday, 10 a.m. to 11:30 am.
Trails and Trucks
Grab a bite and take a hike. Join the Friends of River Park for Food Trucks & Walking Trails to celebrate public access to the Connecticut River and riverfront parcel at River Park West Lebanon. You can “grab-and-go” from the food vendors and find a socially distant location to enjoy your food. There are picnic tables around the site.
When: Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: River Park, 173 North Main St., West Lebanon
Virtual NH Maker and Food Fest
The NH Maker & Food Fest on Saturday, Aug. 29, is a gathering of fascinating, curious people who enjoy learning and who love sharing what they can do. From engineers to artists to scientists, to chefs, the Maker & Food Fest is a venue for these “makers” to show hobbies, experiments and projects. All content this year is free and online, including a bunch of virtual workshops and on-demand videos. Check out the schedule and list of offerings at www.childrens-museum.org.