August is here and we’re starting to wind down the summer, but that doesn’t mean the festivities are over!

Join us this weekend in the Granite State and spend some time enjoying some of the best events throughout the area. Check out our top 5 selection below and don’t forget to share your NH made memories with us in the comments or on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Happy Weekending! 


1. Tamworth Street Fair

The Tamworth Street Fair returns for its 4th year! Main Street will be lined with vendor booths, beginning at the Tamworth Farmer’s Market and continuing on to the Tamworth Town House. Key areas throughout the village will feature games, entertainment, delicious food and activities for all ages. The event kicks off at 9 a.m. with a Pet Parade sponsored by Tamworth Community Nurses Association for the Conway Area Humane Society.

Date: Saturday, August 3

Time: 9AM-1PM

Location: Town of Tamworth - Main St., Tamworth, NH

Website: https://www.tamworthnh.org/home/news/tamworth-street-fair-august-3rd

Admission: Free


2. Camp Intown: Old-Fashioned Field Day

Join Intown Concord for an exciting day of healthy competition as everyone winds down summer and celebrates the new school year with nostalgic fun at the Old-Fashioned Field Day!

Camp Intown is a one-day event in downtown Concord to feature sack races and relay games, obstacle courses, some friendly tug-of-war, arts & crafts, back-to-school shopping, a Stuff-the-Bus school supply drive and more!

Date: Saturday, August 3

Time: 10AM-1PM

Location: City Plaza and the State House Lawn - N. Main St., Concord, NH

Website: https://intownconcord.org/index.php/discover-downtown/2019-camp-intown/

Admission: Free


3. Reptile Day

On Reptile Day, NERD (New England Reptile Distributors) will be putting on its reptile show at Charmingfare Farm!

NERD’S show is educational promoting awareness and respect for all living things and will feature the most diverse collection of exciting reptiles, amphibians, invertebrates and more. Volunteers from the audience will be allowed to participate in the show, touching or holding some of the fantastic reptiles on display.

Many of NERD’s animals are quite large and all of them are memorable in presence and rarity. Be sure to bring along a camera for great photo opportunities. Don’t miss your chance to see some of nature’s most fascinating creatures.

Date: Saturday, August 3

Time: 10AM-4PM

Location: Charmingfare Farm - 774 High St., Candia, NH

Website: https://www.visitthefarm.com/cff/reptile-day/

Admission: $19 per person


4. Cirque du Soleil Crystal

This one-of-a-kind arena production blends circus arts and the world of ice skating in a stunning new production that will take the audience on a journey into a whimsical frozen playground where figure skating mingles with acrobatics and aerial feats.

Crystal invites audiences to suspend reality and glide into a world that springs to colorful life with astounding visual projections and a soundtrack that seamlessly blends popular music with the signature sound of Cirque du Soleil. 

Date: Saturday, August 3 - Sunday, August 4

Time: Showtimes vary, see website for details.

Location: SNHU Arena - 555 Elm St., Manchester, NH

Website: http://snhuarena.com/calendar/details/?event_id=614

Admission: Tickets starting at $47


5. Rock On Fest

Rock On Fest presented by Dartmouth-Hitchcock is back for its 5th anniversary! 

The free festival will be held as a “Sunday Funday” extravaganza on Main Street in downtown Concord. The festivities will include live music, a pop-up basketball court, the Midsummer Classic high school hoops tournament, the Concord Police vs. Concord Fire basketball showdown, a Unified Basketball game, an outdoor movie, an outdoor spinning class, an outdoor yoga session, local vendors, and more! 

Date: Sunday, August 4

Time: 8AM-9PM

Location: Downtown Concord - Main St., Concord, NH

Website: https://rockonfoundation.org/

Admission: Free

 

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