Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Squam Lakes Association
Now that the high heat of summer is behind us, it’s time to take out the hiking gear, hit the trail and enjoy the cooler temps. Over the next few months, there will be a hike scheduled each week. This is a great opportunity to learn about the Squam Ranger program, meet other folks interested in hiking, and enjoy a...
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 – 4:00 pm Presentation of Mary Academy
This year’s Fall Fest is bigger than ever. For the first time, the event will feature several food trucks including Walking Gourmet NH Food Truck. A fun day for the whole family! There are plenty of activities for all ages including a large variety of inflatables, bungee jump station, mechanical bull, face painting, pumpkin painting, tie-dye station, petting zoo and...
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Raymond Town Common
Bring your favorite Teddy Bear or Stuffed Animal and join the Miss, Jr. Miss, Little Miss Raymond & friends for some fun-filled, family-friendly events including story-time, crafts, & activities…and the chance to win some awesome raffle prizes which will include some great items from our vendors. Hamburgers, hot dogs, baked goods & drinks will be available for purchase. The Miss...
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...
Sep 23 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm Squam Lakes Association
This is a great opportunity to learn about the Squam Ranger program, meet other folks interested in hiking, and enjoy a day out on the trail. This combination hike is just over 4 miles with a lovely view of Squam on top of East Rattlesnake and then lake side views at Five Finger Point. We will start at the trailhead...
Sep 27 @ 6:30 pm – Sep 29 @ 3:00 pm Downtown Eliot
Come join the 2019 Eliot Festival Days! The weekend will include food, crafts, local vendors, and road races for every age and skill level. Highlights will also include the annual parade, a colonial reenactment and a showcase by Brixham Danceworks. The inaugural Pumpkinhead Half Marathon along the Piscataqua River, as well as the Eliot Festival Days First Annual Outhouse Race...
Sep 28 all-day
Hours Saturday 10:00AM – 10PM Sunday 1PM – 5:30PM The Portsmouth Maritime Folk Festival presents traditional American and English folk music. Since the autumn of 2000, we have celebrated our local and national heritage of seafaring and maritime trades by taking nautical songs and music to the restaurants, pubs, cafés, churches and streets of Portsmouth, New Hampshire. The festival is...
Sep 28 – Oct 31 all-day Plainfield Pumpkin People
It’s October and the Plainfield Pumpkin People are back. If you haven’t had a chance, take a drive around Meriden, East Plainfield and Plainfield. Visit Plainfield to experience the magic of the Plainfield Pumpkin People and all of their displays. You never know what kind of silly antics you’ll see from these gourd-headed guys! So grab a friend and join...
Sep 28 @ 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm Downtown Nashua
Since 2015, the New England Roots Festival is a free all-day music event downtown, held outdoors on the last Saturday of September. From 3 – 10 pm, this family-friendly music festival features country, bluegrass and American Roots music, with the Main Stage on a closed section of Main Street between Temple and Pearl streets. Free parking in nearby garages.
Sep 29 all-day
Hours Saturday 10:00AM – 10PM Sunday 1PM – 5:30PM The Portsmouth Maritime Folk Festival presents traditional American and English folk music. Since the autumn of 2000, we have celebrated our local and national heritage of seafaring and maritime trades by taking nautical songs and music to the restaurants, pubs, cafés, churches and streets of Portsmouth, New Hampshire. The festival is...
Sep 29 – Nov 1 all-day Plainfield Pumpkin People
It’s October and the Plainfield Pumpkin People are back. If you haven’t had a chance, take a drive around Meriden, East Plainfield and Plainfield. Visit Plainfield to experience the magic of the Plainfield Pumpkin People and all of their displays. You never know what kind of silly antics you’ll see from these gourd-headed guys! So grab a friend and join...
Sep 29 @ 12:00 pm Various downtown locations
PorchFest is a free outdoor music and food truck festival taking place from noon to 5 p.m. featuring more than 30 bands of all genres. Bands will be on outdoor stages throughout the downtown and attendees can walk around and hear a little bit of everything. Food trucks and vendors will be at the Union Street parking lot. Participating restaurants...
Sep 30 – Nov 2 all-day Plainfield Pumpkin People
It’s October and the Plainfield Pumpkin People are back. If you haven’t had a chance, take a drive around Meriden, East Plainfield and Plainfield. Visit Plainfield to experience the magic of the Plainfield Pumpkin People and all of their displays. You never know what kind of silly antics you’ll see from these gourd-headed guys! So grab a friend and join...
Oct 2 all-day Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Looking for a way to enjoy the outdoors with friends and make an impact in our community? Come to Prescott Farm and enjoy some gardening with one of our staff members and bring some friends! Wednesdays, 5pm – 7pm Saturdays, 8am – 10am June 26 – October 12 BOYT (Bring Your Own Tea)
Oct 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Folsom Tavern
Re-enactor and musician Mike Welch will share books, stories, crafts, and music. Designed for kids, ages 3 to 5, the program features books, stories, crafts, and music in the first 30 minutes. Afterwards, parent-supervised playtime includes crafts, imaginary play, colonial games, and period dress-up. This event takes place the first Thursday of each month (March through December). 2:00 to 2:30...
Oct 4 – Nov 6 all-day Plainfield Pumpkin People
It’s October and the Plainfield Pumpkin People are back. If you haven’t had a chance, take a drive around Meriden, East Plainfield and Plainfield. Visit Plainfield to experience the magic of the Plainfield Pumpkin People and all of their displays. You never know what kind of silly antics you’ll see from these gourd-headed guys! So grab a friend and join...
Oct 4 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Squam Lakes Association
This is a great opportunity to learn about the Squam Ranger program, meet other folks interested in hiking, and enjoy a day out on the trail. This hike starts at the Algonquin Trail trailhead located on Sandwich Notch Road and is a 9 mile round trip hike. The first .9 miles follows an old logging road and is fairly mellow,...
Oct 5 all-day Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Looking for a way to enjoy the outdoors with friends and make an impact in our community? Come to Prescott Farm and enjoy some gardening with one of our staff members and bring some friends! Wednesdays, 5pm – 7pm Saturdays, 8am – 10am June 26 – October 12 BOYT (Bring Your Own Tea)
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm Barnstead Elementary School
A day of family fun: food, parade, kid games, cornhole tournament, hay rides, baby crawl, cake walk, goat patty bingo, antique car show, & meet and greet 4-H animals! Free to enter free to park! Don’t miss this fun event!
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Primary Bank
Primary Bank is teaming up with the New Hampshire Child ID Program and the Manchester Police and Fire Departments to offer the opportunity to complete Child ID kits onsite for free. Each kit includes a computer CD, digital fingerprints, DNA, photos, video, and ID cards that are kept at home by the parent or guardian.  The information in these kits...
Oct 7 – Nov 9 all-day Plainfield Pumpkin People
It’s October and the Plainfield Pumpkin People are back. If you haven’t had a chance, take a drive around Meriden, East Plainfield and Plainfield. Visit Plainfield to experience the magic of the Plainfield Pumpkin People and all of their displays. You never know what kind of silly antics you’ll see from these gourd-headed guys! So grab a friend and join...
Oct 9 all-day Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Looking for a way to enjoy the outdoors with friends and make an impact in our community? Come to Prescott Farm and enjoy some gardening with one of our staff members and bring some friends! Wednesdays, 5pm – 7pm Saturdays, 8am – 10am June 26 – October 12 BOYT (Bring Your Own Tea)
Oct 9 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm Squam Lakes Association
This is a great opportunity to learn about the Squam Ranger program, meet other folks interested in hiking, and enjoy a day out on the trail. This hike starts at the Eagle Cliff Trail trailhead located on Squam Lake Road (named Bean Road in Center Harbor) and is a 5 mile round trip hike that climbs moderate and steep grades...
Oct 11 – Oct 13 all-day Downtown Milford (Milford Oval)
Traditionally held over Columbus Day Weekend, this 3-day festival takes place in historic Downtown Milford, on the Oval, the Community House Lawn, Emerson Park and South and Middle Streets, Milford Town Hall and the Amato Family Performing Arts Center on Mont Vernon Street. Hours are Friday: 5:30-9:30 p.m.; Saturday: 11 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sunday: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. A full schedule of...
Oct 12 all-day Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Looking for a way to enjoy the outdoors with friends and make an impact in our community? Come to Prescott Farm and enjoy some gardening with one of our staff members and bring some friends! Wednesdays, 5pm – 7pm Saturdays, 8am – 10am June 26 – October 12 BOYT (Bring Your Own Tea)
Oct 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Currier Museum of Art
New Hampshire residents receive free Museum general admission before noon on the second Saturday of each month. Stop by and enjoy Creative Studio and browse the galleries. Free NH Second Saturday in 2019 is sponsored by the Botnick Family Foundation and E&R Laundry & Dry Cleaners.
Oct 17 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Squam Lakes Association
This is a great opportunity to learn about the Squam Ranger program, meet other folks interested in hiking, and enjoy a day out on the trail. This hike starts at the Brooks Fisher Trail trailhead located off of Perch Pond Road and is 5.6 miles roundtrip. We will wind our way up the switchbacks to the Crawford Ridgepole Trail where...
Oct 18 – Nov 20 all-day Plainfield Pumpkin People
It’s October and the Plainfield Pumpkin People are back. If you haven’t had a chance, take a drive around Meriden, East Plainfield and Plainfield. Visit Plainfield to experience the magic of the Plainfield Pumpkin People and all of their displays. You never know what kind of silly antics you’ll see from these gourd-headed guys! So grab a friend and join...
Oct 21 – Nov 23 all-day Plainfield Pumpkin People
It’s October and the Plainfield Pumpkin People are back. If you haven’t had a chance, take a drive around Meriden, East Plainfield and Plainfield. Visit Plainfield to experience the magic of the Plainfield Pumpkin People and all of their displays. You never know what kind of silly antics you’ll see from these gourd-headed guys! So grab a friend and join...