Top 20 New Hampshire Events for 2009
AUG. 9: SUNAPEE, Love Your Lakes Day and Antique Boat Parade. Watch as dozens of vessels cruise around Lake Sunapee. Exhibits and activities for families and children. 603-763-2210; lakesunapee.org
AUG. 15: PITTSBURG, Old Home Day. An old-fashioned event, beginning with a parade down New Hampshire’s longest main street. Crafts displays, cooking and photography contests, flea market with an antique-engine display, free concerts, and a fishing derby. 800-698-8939, 603-237-8939; northcountrychamber.org
SEPT. 11-13: HAMPTON BEACH, Seafood Festival. More than 60 of the Seacoast’s top restaurants offer their best dishes. This year, the main events Saturday are music by the U.S. Air Force’s Band of Liberty followed by a fireworks display; on Sunday, don’t miss the skydiving extravaganza. All weekend, browse arts and crafts vendors, sidewalk sales, and culinary demonstrations, plus two stages of entertainment, and more. 603-926-8718; hamptonbeachseafoodfestival.com
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