ROCHESTER— Jetpack Comics & Games will host Free Comic Book Day, in downtown Rochester, on Sat., August 14, starting at 10:00 a.m.

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EPPING — MARK209’s first local concert this summer will be a return visit to Chautauqua Hall at Hedding Campground in Epping, on Sun., August 8 at 7:00 p.m.

PLAISTOW —Plaistow’s Rock Church Ministries will present MARK209 in concert at their Amesbury, MA campus – Rock Northshore – on Mon., August 9 at 7:00 p.m.

NASHUA — The sounds of samba and the smell of Brazilian barbecue will come to Nashua on Sat., August 28, with BrasilFest 2021. BrasilFest will offer food, music and fun for the whole family with Brazilian music, booths selling typical Brazilian cuisine, a crafts and business expo, raffle, so…

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MERRIMAC, MA — Pilgrim Congregational Church will hold a Pancake Breakfast on Sat., August 7, from 8:00-10:00 a.m., at 27 Church Street in Merrimac. All are welcome!

KINGSTON — Come learn how to make a Succulent and Deco Mesh Wreath on Sat., July 31, 10:00 a.m. at Kingston Recreation, Main Street in Kingston.

ATKINSON –The Atkinson Recreation is pleased to announce that tickets are available to Atkinson residents for their trip to Fenway Park, Boston Red Sox game on Wed., August 11 for the 7:10 p.m. game vs. Tampa Bay Rays.

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HAMPSTEAD — New Orleans style jazz will come alive at Hampstead’s Meetinghouse Park when the Soggy Po’ Boys makes their first appearance there on August 3 at 6:00 p.m.

HAVERHILL, MA — Come check out the Farmers Market every Saturday until October 30, from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., downtown Haverhill at 51 Merrimack Street.

HAVERHILL, MA — Haverhill's finest eateries will be offering special menu items at a special price from August 20-26. It will be a week of great values and good times.

NEWBURYPORT, MA — Maudslay Arts Center is reopening for the 2021 Summer Concert Series as well as weddings and special events.

ROCHESTER — The Rochester Recreation Department and Rochester Main Street are partnering to present a Free Summer Music Series on the Rochester Common and in Central Square.

ATKINSON — It was fifteen years ago when two solo acoustic musicians, Greg Descoteaux and Dan Sirois, teamed up at an Open Mic event and instantly knew they had chemistry and a musical sound they could not deny. The two will perform in a free concert on Thurs., August 5 at 6:00 p.m. in the C…

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SANDOWN — As summer continues, many gardeners have an abundance of plants in their gardens that need to be divided or removed. The best way to recycle all that plant material is to share it with others at a Plant Swap. The Sandown Garden Club will hold its annual Swap on Mon., August 2 at 6:…

SANDOWN — The campers in the Sandown Summer Recreation program are gearing up for its 16th annual Car Wash and Lemonade Stand on Fri., July 30, from 10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. at the Town Hall on Main Street, rain or shine!

NEWTON — The Town of Newton Recreation Commission will host its annual Senior Trip for Seniors (60+) on August 24. They are excited about the trip because last year they could not hold any events due to COVID-19 restrictions. The trip will be to the Boston Duck Tour with lunch at the Venezia…

DERRY — Thinking about visiting a national park? Check this program out! John Bunker returns to Derry (via Zoom) to discuss his adventures and misadventures at some of his favorite national parks: Badlands, Bryce, Canyonlands, Glacier, Grand Tetons, Yellowstone, and Zion. John will also cove…

NEWBURYPORT, MA — Come enjoy the pristine beauty, wide-open space, gorgeous views, and the chance to float up and down the peaceful, winding creeks of the world's second most productive ecosystem. Learn how Plum Island and the Great Marsh were formed and how important they are.

STRATHAM — Returning from their last sold-out show at The Word Barn that raised more than $10,000, The YellowHouse Blues Band is coming back to raise money for the Mentoring With Music program of Big Brothers Big Sisters of New Hampshire (BBBSNH), bringing together Bigs and Littles through m…

WILTON —Even if you've won four Oscars for Best Director (more than anyone else), you had to start somewhere.

SOUTH BERWICK, ME — Feel the romance of an early summer evening in the lush gardens of Historic New England's Hamilton House overlooking the Salmon Falls River at Cocktails in the Garden, a fundraiser for Hamilton House Thurs., August 5, 2021, 5:00-7:00 p.m.  

CONCORD — Just announced for the fall of 2021: Concord's Capital Arts Fest, a free event with locations throughout the city aimed at celebrating and highlighting art and artists from around the region. And set at the start of fall foliage season.

CONCORD — It’s time to get out and enjoy an elegant, tented dinner party, at one of our state’s most beautiful historic sites, to celebrate all the best the state has to offer.

SANDOWN — Local Seniors! Mark your calendar and then phone in your reservation for a fun upcoming event! Sandown Recreation and the Vic Geary Senior Center will host a free cookout for seniors on Sat., August 21, from 2:00-4:00 p.m. at the Vic Geary Center, located at 18 Greenough Road in Pl…

KINGSTON – Enjoy a live band to provide entertainment following a full-blown Clambake on Sat., August 28, at the Kingston Veteran's Club. The club will open at 12:00 p.m. so come enjoy the backyard with four regulation-size horseshoe pits. Clambake will be served from 4:00-6:00 p.m., rain or…

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MANCHESTER –For over six decades, the annual NH Antiques Show has upheld the tradition of bringing fine quality antiques to New England and this year will not be the exception. The NH Antiques Dealers Association (NHADA) is pleased to announce the return of an in-person 64th annual New Hamps…

PORTSMOUTH — acclaimed cookbook author Kate Shaffer and food photographer Derek Bissonnette comes to The Music Hall as part of the Live Under the Arch outdoor series with their cookbook, “The Maine Farm Table Cookbook” on Thurs., August 12 at 6:00 p.m.

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DURHAM —Throughout 2021 NH Eats Local Month, the NH Food Alliance will amplify the Eat Local voices of communities across New Hampshire through its “How Do You Eat Local?” Shout Series. Granite Staters can get involved with the series by sharing their experiences with local food, whether it'…

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CONCORD – Raymond High School students are volunteering their time and talent to present a fundraising Cornhole Tournament on Sat., July 31 in Raymond. The event raises dollars for Special Olympics New Hampshire as well as Big Brothers Big Sisters of New Hampshire.

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SANDOWN – The 2021 Sandown Old Home Day Fall Festival will be held September 24-26 at 56 North Road, Sandlot Sports in Sandown. Highlights include craft and food vendors, fireworks, a 5k Fun Run, as well as entertainment and games.

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HAMPSTEAD — The popular duo of Gilly Martin and Ryan Brooks Kelly has become the next must-see act from New England to Nashville. They will return to Hampstead, at Meetinghouse Park on Tues., July 27 at 6:00 p.m. The two singers stand out as today’s best crossover country music performers. T…

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ATKINSON –The Atkinson Recreation is pleased to announce that tickets are available to Atkinson residents for their trip to Fenway Park, Boston Red Sox game on Wed., August 11 for the 7:10 p.m. game vs. Tampa Bay Rays.

ATKINSON — The Atkinson Historical Society is again offering Scarecrows for sale during the summer of 2021. The Scarecrow Team has been busy this spring creating the unique scarecrow heads: cutting and sewing burlap, painting the faces, building the frames, stuffing the heads, and attaching …

LOWELL, MA — Adam Ezra Group, Senseless Optimism, and more than a dozen other musicians will join the lineup for The Town And The City Festival. Produced by Porter Productions with support from the Greater Merrimack Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau, the two-day music and arts festival…

WEST SPRINGFIELD, MA — Eastern States Exposition will present the 4-H Summer Event for agricultural-minded youth in the region to showcase their educational work and take part in competitions with their animals, Sun., July 25 through Thurs., July 29.

KINGSTON — Come learn how to make a Succulent and Deco Mesh Wreath on Sat., July 31, 10:00 a.m. at Kingston Recreation, Main Street in Kingston.

PLAISTOW — Plaistow Recreation and the Friends of Plaistow Recreation will sponsor a Cruise Night on Fri., July 30, from 6:00-8:00 p.m., at PARC, 49-127 Old County Road in Plaistow.

NEWBURYPORT, MA — Downtown Newburyport will host classic cars and live music at the Annual Cruisin' the '50s Car Show on Thurs., August 12, from 5:00-8:00 p.m. in downtown Newburyport.

STRATHAM — Returning from their last sold-out show at The Word Barn that raised more than $10,000, The YellowHouse Blues Band is coming back to raise money for the Mentoring With Music program of Big Brothers Big Sisters of New Hampshire (BBBSNH), bringing together Bigs and Littles through m…

BRENTWOOD — Hello all Brentwood residents! The Recreation Department hopes all of you are doing well and are staying healthy during these crazy times. Over the last year, the Recreation Department has been offering youth and adult programs at a modified level with COVID-19 protocols in place…

NEWBURYPORT, MA – The Newburyport Chamber Music Festival (NCMF) celebrates twenty years with live music enjoyed outside in beautiful gardens. Under its founding director, David Yang, the Festival will present six outdoor concerts in six days, free socially distanced open rehearsals at St. Pa…

WOLFEBORO —On Tues., August 10, Catherine Ladnier will perform her one woman play, "Dear Sis", as part of the Wright Museum’s 2021 Lecture Series, presented by Ron Goodgame and Donna Canney.

DOVER – Woodman Museum is pleased to present the following upcoming concerts.

NEWBURYPORT, MA — Firehouse Center for the Arts is thrilled to present the Stephen Schwartz classic – "Godspell" from August 13-29 at Smolak Farms, 315 S Bradford Street in North Andover, MA.

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CONCORD — It’s time to get out and enjoy an elegant, tented dinner party, at one of our state’s most beautiful historic sites, to celebrate all the best the state has to offer.

CONCORD — It’s time to get out and enjoy an elegant, tented dinner party, at one of our state’s most beautiful historic sites, to celebrate all the best the state has to offer.

BRENTWOOD — The Outdoor Concert Series at First Baptist Church, 201 North Road, Brentwood, continues to roll along every other summer Saturday evening.

PORTSMOUTH – Prescott Park Arts Festival offers family-friendly entertainment all summer long at Prescott Park in Portsmouth. Admission is by suggested donation.

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