Fairs & festivals in NH entertain with music, food, art, outdoor fun for everyoneFor more fun activities, see New Hampshire Events page
There is simply no end to the great things to do in the Granite state. From mountains to lakes, in cities, quaint towns and villages, you’ll find celebrations of music, arts and crafts, local food and drink, balloon rides, history and heritage. Take part in ethnic and religious events and enjoy the fireworks and parades, amusement rides and much more. Bring the family and stay near it all for the time of your life.
85 North Policy Street Salem, NH, 03079 Phone: 603-893-3560
Screemfest - Weekends from Sept. 24 to October 30
various locations Littleton, NH Phone:
September 23-25, 2016
September 23 -- Kickoff Party. Kick off Art Festival Weekend with a live musical performance by Ana D’leon and a kickoff party at 42 Maple Arts Center in Bethlehem, NH. 7 p.m.
September 24 and 25– Art Festival. Art Festival on the sidewalks of Main Street featuring some of New England’s finest artists. The Littleton Quilt Guild Quilt Show is at the Opera House.
Penny Sale at The Littleton Senior Center.
Schilling Oktoberfest on Schilling plaza in Littleton’s River District. Taste specialty beers, outdoor dining and live music.
Littleton Lions Club Antique Car Parade at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday. Sock Hop at the Littleton Community House. 6 p.m. on Saturday
Littleton Lions Club Pancake Breakfast 8-10 a.m. on Sunday
Depot Street and downtown Warner, NH Phone: 603-456-9775
October 7-9, 2016
various locations Milford, NH Phone:
October 7-9, 2016
Loon Mountain, 60 Loon Mountain Road Lincoln, NH Phone:
October 8-9, 2016
Mount Kearsarge Indian Museum, 18 Highlawn Road Warner, NH Phone:
September 25, 2016
Many locations in Portsmouth Portsmouth, NH Phone: 413-203-5467
September 24-25, 2016
Opening the festival Saturday morning, a crew of maritime singers, shantymen, and privateers will start at 10 a.m. in front of RiRa in the Market Square, and walk through the town, singing as they go.
A full concert will be held on Saturday evening at the United Methodist Church in Portsmouth, 129 Miller Avenue. The acts in 2015 are Two Old Friends, Becky Tracy & Keith Murphy, and The Johnson Girls.
Maritime Open Sings are open to everyone. They feature sea shanties and easy choruses, and seamen’s off-duty songs, known as forebitters. Open Sings are held at pubs that are also full-service restaurants, suitable for all ages, including kids. Schedule.
Attitash Ski Resort, Route 302 Bartlett, NH Phone: 603-374-2600