May 26 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm Waterville Valley Town Square
Head to Town Square just in time for lunch as area restaurants vie for the coveted title of best local chowder! Admission fee covers generous samples of chowder and a voting ballot. Plus enjoy tastings of local brews sampling and free live music outdoors in the Town Square Gazebo! 12-2pm  Chowder Sampling 12-3pm  Live Music 12-3pm  Sample Local New England...
May 28 @ 6:00 pm – May 25 @ 4:00 pm Mohawk Falls
Visit the North Country on Memorial Day weekend to enjoy this fantastic festival!  High quality arts & crafts vendors are set up both in the pavilion, and also outside on the surrounding grounds displaying their homemade and handcrafted items for sale.  Food vendors provide great options for lunch and the gazebo serves as a stage for live entertainment. This year’s...
May 31 – Jun 2 all-day Southern New Hampshire University
From May 31-June 2, food trucks for CASA will be at SNHU. This is a large food truck festival to help fund the local CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) organization. CASA helps support our state’s abused and neglected children by recruiting volunteers to be a voice for them in courts. For a small $5 admission fee, you can enjoy more...
May 31 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Sawyer Memorial Park
FRIDAY, MAY 31st  ~ 5:00pm – 8:00pm SATURDAY, JUNE 1st  ~ 10:00am – 3:30pm Come enjoy a celebration of all things RHUBARB! Plants, baked goods, jams, even beverages! Live music, craft fair, food trucks, antique tractor show, children’s activities, petting zoo, story walk, and more!
Jun 1 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm The Farm at Eastmans Corner
We will have live music, crafts, plenty of kids activities, games, food & drinks, raffles, and much more! This annual celebration, now in its 7th year, is a great time for the whole family! Our Block Party is a great time where our friends and neighbors come together to enjoy all that Eastman’s Corner has to offer.
Jun 1 @ 11:30 am Prescott Park Arts Festival
On the first Saturday of June every year, the Annual WOKQ Chowder Festival kicks off our summer season here at Prescott Park Arts Festival. A staple of summer in Portsmouth, NH with dozens of restaurants worth of piping hot chowder recipes to enjoy, live music and refreshing drinks. This event is always an incredibly great time from 11:30 am until...
Jun 1 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Sawyer Memorial Park
FRIDAY, MAY 31st  ~ 5:00pm – 8:00pm SATURDAY, JUNE 1st  ~ 10:00am – 3:30pm Come enjoy a celebration of all things RHUBARB! Plants, baked goods, jams, even beverages! Live music, craft fair, food trucks, antique tractor show, children’s activities, petting zoo, story walk, and more!
Jun 1 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Brookford Farm
Brookford Farm is hosting a Burger Night! Join us for this family friendly event held at Brookford Farm as we celebrate our community, the land and the food we grow. The evening events include a tractor ride and farm tours, given by Brookford’s owner Luke Mahoney, live local music, and of course our very own 100% grass-fed burgers. Each burger...
Jun 14 – Jun 16 all-day Budweiser Brewery
The cancellation of Nashua West Rotary’s Rock’n Ribfest after 16 years was a great loss to the community. To fill that void and continue to raise funds for local causes, the Merrimack Rotary Club has developed a brand-new event called the Great American Ribfest & Food Truck Festival. Taking place at the Budweiser Brewery in Merrimack NH, this outdoor festival...
Jun 20 – Jun 22 all-day Downtown Concord
Market Days Festival is a three-day, summer street festival drawing tens of thousands to downtown Concord. Market Days is the ultimate FREE summer festival with family-friendly games & activities all throughout the streets including the State House lawn.  Touch-A-Truck, Downtime with lntown, mini golf, outdoor movies, the Capital Classic 10k are coming back plus a few more surprises!  Shop til you...
Jun 23 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Monument Square
The 72nd annual Strawberry Festival will be held on the historic Monument Square. The festival features the best of the best:  local strawberries, homemade biscuits, hand-whipped cream and homemade ice cream.  A family fun event with games, face painting, stories in the Children’s Library, and craft vendors.  Free entertainment provided by the award-winning Hollis Town Band.
Jun 27 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Northeast Delta Dental Stadium
Don’t miss the hottest and tastiest summer party of the year, featuring all of your favorite food and drink, plus a few places NH Magazine editors think you should know about. Admission includes all-you-care-to-enjoy food, beer, wine, cocktails, live entertainment, music and an Atlas Fireworks show. The Best of NH Party is a rain-or-shine event that is held outdoors on...
Jul 13 all-day Newfound Lake
Swim With A Mission (SWAM) is an open-water swim race and festival founded to honor and support our Veterans. Mark your calendar for Saturday, July 13 at Wellington State Park on beautiful Newfound Lake for this exciting all-day event! Swim distances include 1K, 5K, and 10K Individual and a 10 Team Relay. Last year’s event drew over 4,000 attendees and...
Jul 20 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Animal Welfare Society
Join us for a groovy day of fab fun for the whole family on the grounds of the Animal Welfare Society (46 Holland Road, Kennebunk). Tunes, brews, food, games, bounce houses, dog agility, people obstacle course and so much more! Woofstock is free family-friendly, dog-friendly beer and food festival benefiting AWS’ Companions for Life Fund for pet veterinary care. Woofstock...
Aug 10 @ 8:00 am – Aug 11 @ 6:00 pm Indoor/Outdoor at Hampshire Dome
A GREAT FAMILY FUN EVENT!!! Onsite parking Corn hole tournament Kids zone with free bounce houses | face painting | slime making Crafters & Artisans Music & Other Entertainment Libations Tent (beer, wine, local brews and BOURBON!)! Food Trucks from around the Northeast with an AMAZING variety food!! Eating contests (Jello | Pudding | Watermelon) Stay tuned for more exciting...
Aug 31 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Brookford Farm
Brookford Farm is hosting a Burger Night! Join us for this family friendly event held at Brookford Farm as we celebrate our community, the land and the food we grow. The evening events include a tractor ride and farm tours, given by Brookford’s owner Luke Mahoney, live local music, and of course our very own 100% grass-fed burgers. Each burger...
Sep 22 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm New Hampshire State House
A celebration of all cultures, featuring: Entertainment by local performers, local ethnic food vendors, cultural crafts made by local artists, traditional arts demonstrations, activities for all ages, an international flag parade, and so much more! MISSION: Our goal is to create a Welcoming Community for all by fostering a culture of appreciation for diversity, providing engaging learning opportunities, and empowering...