Aug 17 @ 4:30 pm – 9:30 pm Jaffrey Airfield-Silver Ranch
This year’s theme is a tribute to the 50thanniversary of Woodstock with music from 1969 and the musical legends that performed at this iconic concert. At dusk, unfold your lawn chair or lay out a blanket, relax and enjoy the show. The fun starts hours before dark with music, food, games, and activities for kids. About this event: The festival...
Aug 19 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Petals in the Pines
The  2nd Tale Trail of the season, open through Aug. 31, is a delightful story about Mossy, a turtle whose shell is covered with moss and a garden of wildflowers. She gets the attention of another turtle but also from a scientist who brings Mossy to her nature museum. Written and illustrated by Jan Brett, we learn the importance of...
Aug 19 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm Greeley Park Band Shell
Get in shape at the YMCA of Greater Nashua’s free, weekly fitness series held in front of the Greeley Park Band Shell. Instructors will teach a 45-minute class on stage while fitness motivators work with the group and assist attendees with moves and modifications as needed. Bring the family—all ages are welcome. Please bring your own mat. Refreshments will be...
Aug 20 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Rotary Arts Pavilion in Henry Law Park
Every Tuesday morning from 10:30-12, a different national or regional children’s performer takes to the Rotary Arts Pavilion Stage in Downtown Dover. The host site, the Rotary Arts Pavilion is located in Henry Law Park, and is footsteps away from the Children’s Museum of New Hampshire, the City’s Indoor Swimming Pool, and the playground and grassy riverside expanse at Henry...
Aug 21 – Aug 25 all-day Mountain View Park
Vermont’s oldest fair features midway rides and games, live music, livestock exhibits and shows, pulling contests, demolition derbies, Kenya Safari Acrobats, Horses Horses Horses! performances, World of Wonders Illusions & Escape Artists, Phoenix Bazaar fire sword twirlers, Magic & Comedy Hypnotist Show, chainsaw carving, strolling vaudeville entertainment, community exhibits, favorite fair food and more. Fair admission includes unlimited rides and...
Aug 21 @ 9:30 pm Hampton Beach
Fireworks are held weekly every Wednesday during the summer at Hampton Beach, on the beach at the top of B and C Streets, beside the Atlantic Ocean. Bring a blanket and the whole family to experience the magic of the night sky lit by a display of beautiful fireworks. There are a total of 17 fireworks shoots scheduled in 2019...
Aug 22 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm Colburn Park
Lebanon Farmers’ Market: 4 pm to 7 pm Enjoy wonderful selections of local fresh produce, plants, prepared foods, baked goods, and handmade crafts. Please support our local farmers and vendors by shopping at the market! MusicFest: 4 pm to 7 pm Colburn Park Brought to you by Lebanon Recreation and Parks, Lebanon Opera House and Tuck’s Rock Dojo 8th Annual...
Aug 23 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Petals in the Pines
The  2nd Tale Trail of the season, open through Aug. 31, is a delightful story about Mossy, a turtle whose shell is covered with moss and a garden of wildflowers. She gets the attention of another turtle but also from a scientist who brings Mossy to her nature museum. Written and illustrated by Jan Brett, we learn the importance of...
Aug 23 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm Squam Lakes Assocaition
Join us at the Squam Lakes Association for a snorkeling trip to Bennett Cove. As summer starts coming to a close and the days get shorter, hot swimming and snorkeling days are dwindling. While most people enjoy Squam from above, snorkeling provides an opportunity to get below the water and see things from a fish’s perspective. Anyone is welcome but...
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am Moulton Farm
Our guided “Veggie Hunts” bring children ages 5 to 9, accompanied by a parent or grandparent, into the farm’s fields with a member of the farm’s staff to learn about how each vegetable grows before the hunting begins. A t-shirt for each child and the vegetables the children find during the veggie hunt are included in the event fee. Each...
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – Aug 25 @ 4:00 pm Muster Field Farm Museum
This is the museum’s largest event of the year, a two-day celebration of all things agricultural, historical, and farm-related. This event features special exhibits and demonstrations positioned over the farm’s large fields and in its historic buildings. See haying and threshing, hand hewing of timbers, stonewall building and stone splitting, blacksmithing, and other farm-related skills. Craft demonstrations include spinning, weaving...
Aug 25 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Squam Lakes Association
Volunteer with LRCC members for a day of trail work from 9:00am to 1:00pm! We will focus on clearing waterbars, removing blowdowns, clearing branches that encroach within the trail corridor, and brushing in portions of the trail where the path is unclear. As always, this work is weather dependent. Should any changes to plans arise, we will provide updates. We...
Aug 26 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Petals in the Pines
The  2nd Tale Trail of the season, open through Aug. 31, is a delightful story about Mossy, a turtle whose shell is covered with moss and a garden of wildflowers. She gets the attention of another turtle but also from a scientist who brings Mossy to her nature museum. Written and illustrated by Jan Brett, we learn the importance of...
Aug 26 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm Greeley Park Band Shell
Get in shape at the YMCA of Greater Nashua’s free, weekly fitness series held in front of the Greeley Park Band Shell. Instructors will teach a 45-minute class on stage while fitness motivators work with the group and assist attendees with moves and modifications as needed. Bring the family—all ages are welcome. Please bring your own mat. Refreshments will be...
Aug 28 @ 9:30 pm Hampton Beach
Fireworks are held weekly every Wednesday during the summer at Hampton Beach, on the beach at the top of B and C Streets, beside the Atlantic Ocean. Bring a blanket and the whole family to experience the magic of the night sky lit by a display of beautiful fireworks. There are a total of 17 fireworks shoots scheduled in 2019...
Aug 29 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm Petals in the Pines
During “Spread Your Wings” days we open our Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom for discovery time and unstructured play. Make use of our Arbor Day-certified play areas . . .  build a fort in the Leaf Litter Messy Area, create a nature craft at the Indian Paintbrush Nature Art Area, water vegetables or look for worms in the Peter Rabbit Garden, or...
Aug 30 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Petals in the Pines
The  2nd Tale Trail of the season, open through Aug. 31, is a delightful story about Mossy, a turtle whose shell is covered with moss and a garden of wildflowers. She gets the attention of another turtle but also from a scientist who brings Mossy to her nature museum. Written and illustrated by Jan Brett, we learn the importance of...
Aug 30 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Doublehead Trail
Join the Squam Lakes Association for a hike up to Doublehead Mountain (2,158’ summit) via the Doublehead Trail. Our moderately intense, 3-mile hike will begin at 100 a.m. at the Doublehead Trail parking lot located up Thompson Road off of Route 113. Once we reach the summit we’ll have time for lunch and photos as we take a break on...
Aug 30 @ 10:00 am – Sep 1 @ 10:00 pm Dulac Land Trust
Please join us for LIHA's 49th Annual Pow Wow.  We are open to the public. All are welcome to attend this Native American Event.  There will be Drums, Dancers, Food, Vendors and Raffles. Please visit our Snack Shack for some delicious food and drinks. Also, we have a Fry Bread stand with wajopi and other toppings.   Friday is vendor and...
Sep 2 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm The Rail Trail (near the CCBA Witherell Center)
Enjoy your Labor Day while supporting Headrest. Walk, run, bike or stroll the trail… heck, you can even ramble! Bring the kids. Bring the grandparents. Go a little way. Go a long way. Enjoy some delicious pie at our final rest stop in Enfield. When you’ve have had your fill of exercise, enjoy a raffle, a BBQ, and live music...
Sep 7 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Petals in the Pines
We have a lot to celebrate about the monarch butterfly’s rebound in numbers, but we are not out of the woods yet. Come learn about the things we can do to help them, insects, and other pollinators! Observe our caterpillar rearing tent; we’ll do Monarch tagging demonstrations (if we have any Monarchs emerging that day). We’ll have butterfly stories, fun games, and...
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Auburn Village
Each September, thousands of people descend to beautiful Auburn to enjoy a free, family-friendly and fun-filled day to benefit the Auburn Historical Association. The cornerstone for this annual event is the famous duck race, which awards cash prizes for the 10 fastest ducks, including $1,000 for first place. Duck race tickets are $5 per duck or $20 for five ducks....
Sep 7 @ 9:30 pm Hampton Beach
Fireworks are held weekly every Wednesday during the summer at Hampton Beach, on the beach at the top of B and C Streets, beside the Atlantic Ocean. Bring a blanket and the whole family to experience the magic of the night sky lit by a display of beautiful fireworks. There are a total of 17 fireworks shoots scheduled in 2019...
Sep 8 @ 12:00 pm Center for Wildlife
Come and visit the Center for Wildlife for the annual Open House. Get a behind the scenes look at wildlife rehabilitation on a tour of our baby bird room, and attend an educational program to learn about our wild neighbors and how we can help them! Join us and our community partners for face painting, crafts and activities, raffles, and...
Sep 12 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm Petals in the Pines
During “Spread Your Wings” days we open our Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom for discovery time and unstructured play. Make use of our Arbor Day-certified play areas . . .  build a fort in the Leaf Litter Messy Area, create a nature craft at the Indian Paintbrush Nature Art Area, water vegetables or look for worms in the Peter Rabbit Garden, or...
Sep 14 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Anheuser Busch
Wags to Whiskers Festival, Sept. 14th, 11:00 – 3:00, Anheuser Busch Merrimack. Don’t miss this great day out for you and your dog! Over 2500 humans and 800 dogs attended last year. Returning this year are the Granite State Disc Dogs, and new this year is BARK Fly Ball. We’ll have many exciting dog demos sponsored by Good Mojo University....
Sep 19 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm Petals in the Pines
During “Spread Your Wings” days we open our Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom for discovery time and unstructured play. Make use of our Arbor Day-certified play areas . . .  build a fort in the Leaf Litter Messy Area, create a nature craft at the Indian Paintbrush Nature Art Area, water vegetables or look for worms in the Peter Rabbit Garden, or...
Sep 21 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm Burley Farms
SELT TrailFest is a day-long trail celebration at Burley Farms. From trail races (5k, 10K, and a fun run for kids) to local food and wildlife encounters, there really will be something for everyone. Festival Fun TrailFest is designed to bring folks out to one of SELT’s Burley Farms in Epping to enjoy the outdoors and see the effects of...
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
We’ll go on a mushroom hunt and find as many interesting varieties as we can as we learn about their important role in our ecosystem. There is always something exciting to see on our treks around Prescott Farm! Age 7+ with an adult. Light activity.
Sep 26 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm Petals in the Pines
During “Spread Your Wings” days we open our Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom for discovery time and unstructured play. Make use of our Arbor Day-certified play areas . . .  build a fort in the Leaf Litter Messy Area, create a nature craft at the Indian Paintbrush Nature Art Area, water vegetables or look for worms in the Peter Rabbit Garden, or...