Check out some or all of these weekend events!
The 32nd Annual Hampton Beach Seafood Festival takes place Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Enjoy seafood from over 80 of the seacoast’s favorite restaurants, along with sidewalk sales, local crafts, live music, culinary demonstrations and more. https://www.seafoodfestivalnh.com/
Newburyport Maritime Days happen this weekend with an array of fun events, including screenings of “Ferris Bueller” and “Cars” at the Plum Island Drive-In, a downtown treasure hunt, a Pirate Party and more. https://bit.ly/3BZRuaz
Newburyport Field of Honor, a poignant display of 500 United States Flags honor veterans, first responders and other heroes in our lives.
Art Walk Haverhill showcases Opera and Puerto Rican art this week. The event takes place throughout downtown Haverhill on Saturday.
River Bards kicks off its Fall Poetry Series with Newburyport's Priscilla Turner Spada on Friday from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Enjoy live at HC Media at 2 Merrimack Street or via Zoom, followed by open mic time. www.creativehaverhill.org/programs
Fairy House Walk this Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Veasey Park in Groveland (Rain or Shine). Walk the fairy trail, then stay for more fun, including rock painting, clay workshop, food and raffles. https://www.veaseypark.org/
40th Annual Banjo & Fiddle Contest . Do you play the fiddle or banjo? Like fiddle and banjo music? Then don’t miss this! The contest takes place this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Boarding House Park in Lowell. Admission is free! https://bit.ly/3nikPcl
Greek Food Festival at Sts. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church in Andover. Fill up on deliciousness such as gyros, souvlaki, chicken and pork dinners and baklava. Saturday and Sunday. https://bit.ly/3hmmOIF
5th Annual New Hampshire Beer & Bacon Festival in Merrimack, NH. Yes, beer and bacon! Yum. Benefits the High Hopes Foundation, which provides life-enhancing experiences for chronically ill NH children. In addition to food from a dozen restaurants, there will be sauces and foods for sale, live music and more! https://www.nhbaconbeer.com/
Ice Cream, we all scream for ice cream! Or maybe bark for ice cream! Head to Cherry Hill Creamery in Danvers for its Cones, Cups and Pups event on Sunday from 11 – 1. There will be raffles, merchandise for sale, pups for adoption, and of course ice cream for you and your furbabies! https://cherryfarmcreamery.com/
Fall Festival Weekend at Smolak Farms, North Andover, recently named as having the best cider donuts in the state! This weekend’s theme is Super Heroes. There will be live entertainment and activities for all ages, including hay rides, stories, crafts, apple picking and even a wine and beer bar for those 21+. https://www.smolakfarms.com/
Open Houses. Looking for your dream home? Check out some of our open houses or contact us for a private showing of any property currently on the market!