Can you believe it’s the last weekend of July? Summer in New England always seems to fly by, which is why we try to squeeze in as much fun as possible.

Don’t waste another minute trapped indoors with nothing to do this season! Check out our weekend event list below and be sure to share your favorite NH made memories with us in the comments or on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Happy Weekending!

1. The 61st Annual Canterbury Fair

An annual volunteer-run celebration of small-town community, this year’s Canterbury Fair will once again kickoff with the Woodchuck Classic 5k Road Race and 2K Chipmunk Classic Kids Run.

The Canterbury Fair will also include local artisans and craftspeople, delicious food to satisfy every craving, traditional Morris dancing, children’s games on the green, a huge What-Not “tag” Sale, a used book sale, an abundance of live music, an antique tractor display including a Farmall for the kids to climb on, canoe polo on the fire pond, and more!

Date: Saturday, July 27

Time: 9AM-4PM

Location: Canterbury Center - 3 Center Rd., Canterbury, NH


Admission: Free, Suggested $5 donation for parking

2. A Day at the Farm

Remick Country Doctor Museum Farm, located in quaint Tamworth Village, is a picturesque rural life museum and a working farm. Feel as though you’ve stepped back in time the past is blended with the present to share the rich history of two country doctors and their village farmstead. 

Morning and afternoon activities include farm tours, historical games, Learning Kitchen demonstrations, Meet the Gardener, machine-milking demonstrations and more!

Date: Saturday, July 27

Time: 10AM-4PM

Location: Remick Country Doctor Museum & Farm - 58 Cleveland Hill Rd., Tamworth, NH


Admission: $5 per person, Children ages 4 and under Free

3. “Chicago”

Pop! Squish! Seduction! Murder! And of course, music, as the Second City takes center stage in this bold and brassy Broadway hit. When two murderesses grab for the headlines they reframe fame and fortune into a sensational version of the American dream. No matter who gets in their way. Get out of your cellblock and shimmy to one of these premium performances this summer!

Date: Friday, July 26 - Saturday, July 27

Time: 7:30PM

Location: The Winnipesaukee Playhouse - 50 Reservoir Rd., Meredith, NH


Admission: $20-$39

4. NH Music Festival: Meredith Sculpture Walk

Various venues in the Lakes Region will come alive for this festival with the sounds of orchestras, choruses and professional soloists on instruments and voice. 

Enjoy a musical walk through this outdoor, 32-piece annual exhibit which winds through Meredith’s quaint Main Street and along the shores of Lake Winnipesaukee. This event is part of the Music in the Mountains Series, which offer patrons an opportunity to experience festival performances in exquisite natural settings. 

Date: Saturday, July 27

Time: 11AM-1PM

Location: Hesky Park - 327 Daniel Webster Hwy., Meredith, NH


Admission: Free

5. Manchester Brewfest

Manchester Brewfest will be pouring over 100 unique, local, and regional craft beers for you to try as well as delicious, local foods and non-alcoholic beverages.

This one day festival is held in beautiful Arms Park along the Merrimack River. This event is a 21+ event and positive ID is required. Event will be held rain or shine.

The Manchester Brewfest team is proud to support The Friends of Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center.  

Date: Saturday, July 27

Time: 12PM-5PM

Location: Arms Park - 10 Arms St., Manchester, NH 


Admission: $40-$50, Designated Driver $15


Looking to squeeze in one more summer getaway? Give us a call at 1-800-661-2243 or click here to request more info about our Vacation Club. Or, click here to book one of our amazing seasonal deals before they're gone!