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20 August Events: Music Festival, Brewfest, Apple Pie Crafts Fair & So Much More [2018]

Jul 26, 2018 03:05PM ● By Erin Frisch
Looking for something to do in the Month of August? We've got you covered with a wide array of events including cooking classes, art exhibits, movies, concerts and so much more.


Entertainment

Concerts, Bluegrass music, art exhibitx, a photography clinic and more! Join 
Base Lodge Bluegrass Festival at Suicide 6 for live music. If your looking for something you can laugh your socks off to the New London Barn Playhouse is hosting a hilarious musical whodunit old-fashioned murder mystery.

UNBOUND VOL VIII Book Art Exhibit - start Jul 27 2018 1100AM

UNBOUND VOL. VIII Book Art Exhibit: Aug 1st, 2018 11:00AM

The broad theme of "UNBOUND VOL. VIII" encompasses all of the possibilities of what we may think or may not think a "book" is. Is it story? An entry to another world? An exploration? Wh... Read More »  

42nd Street - start Jul 18 2018 0200PM

42nd Street: Aug 1st, 2018 02:00PM

The ultimate show-biz musical! Small-town Peggy Sawyer is on the hunt for her big break in a depression-era New York City teeming with savvy chorus girls, imperious aging divas, and cut-t... Read More » 

VIP Tents - Tales of Hoffmann - start Aug 03 2018 0630PM

VIP Tents - Tales of Hoffmann: Aug 3, 2018 06:30PM

Join Opera North in Colburn Park (Lebanon Green) at the VIP tent before the show and during intermission. Relax and mingle with directors and designers, while enjoying wine and appetizers... Read More » 

Smartphone Photography Clinic  - start Aug 03 2018 0530PM

Smartphone Photography Clinic: Aug 3, 2018 5:30PM

 Smartphone Photography Clinic on August 3: Work with expert staff to learn how to capture better images on your phone and how to more effectively share the story of your life. Read More » 

Newsies - start Aug 08 2018 0200PM

Newsies: Aug 8, 2018 2:00PM

The electrifying David-and-Goliath story of a ragged band of New York street urchins who took on publishing titans Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst and their whole corporate es... Read More » 

Wild Woods Music and Arts Festival 5th Annual  - start Aug 10 2018 0700PM

Wild Woods Music and Arts Festival 5th Annual: Aug 10, 2018 7:00PM

Wild Woods Music and Arts Festival is back for the 5th annual year! Gather your friends and family and join us for another weekend of music on the beautiful Page Farm in Croydon, New Hamp... Read More » 

Murder for Two - start Aug 22 2018 0200PM

Murder for Two: Aug 22, 2018 2:00PM

Equal parts Agatha Christie, Groucho Marx, and Cole Porter, this hilarious musical whodunit is an affectionate and ingenious homage to the old-fashioned murder mystery. Lavishly praised b... Read More »  

ArtisTrees Music Theatre Festival Presents I Love You Your Perfect Now Change - start Aug 23 2018 0730PM

ArtisTree's Music Theatre Festival Presents, I Love You, Your Perfect, Now Change: Aug 23, 2018 7:30PM

All NEW 2018 Version! Book & Lyrics by Joe DiPietro Music by Jimmy Roberts This celebration of the mating game takes on the truths and myths behind that contemporary conundrum known... Read More » 

Base Lodge Bluegrass Festival at Suicide 6 - start Aug 31 2018 0530PM

Base Lodge Bluegrass Festival at Suicide 6: Aug 31, 2018 5:30PM

Gates open 5:30pm Opener 6:30pm-7:30pm - Deadgrass Main stage 7:45/8pm-9:45pm - Hot Flannel All-Stars BBQ, Brews, Kids Activities and more! Read More » 

 


Outdoor/Acitvities

Looking to be outdoors? Of course, you are --It's summertime after all. There are lots of fairs taking place this month like the Apple Pie Crafts Fair and BrewFest.  If you want even more physical activity there is a group hike taking place on August 4th at Frenche's Leges.


Outdoor Adventures with Your Dog  - start Aug 02 2018 0530PM

Outdoor Adventures with Your Dog: Aug 02, 2018 05:30PM

 Outdoor Adventures with Your Dog on August 2: Learn about tips, tricks, and gear that will help better prepare you to get out on the trails with your four-legged friend. Read More »  

Vermont Be True Yoga Festival 2018 - start Aug 03 2018 0100PM

Vermont Be True Yoga Festival 2018: Aug 3, 2018 1:00PM

Vermont Be True Yoga Festival is a volunteer karma yogi* driven fundraising event to support the development of Vermont Be True Yoga in becoming a nonprofit organization that offers yoga,... Read More » 

Summer Cookie Decorating Beach Bake - start Aug 04 2018 0900AM

Summer Cookie Decorating: Beach Bake!: Aug 04, 2018 9:00AM

Learn a variety of decorating techniques using summer themes. You’ll decorate tie-dyed t-shirts, beach balls, and more as you practice flocking, flooding, edging and stenciling. Read More » 

85th Annual Craftsmens Fair  - start Aug 04 2018 1000AM

85th Annual Craftsmen’s Fair: Aug 4, 2018 10:00AM

Come to the 85th Annual League of NH Craftsmen’s Fair at the Mount Sunapee Resort in Newbury, NH – 9 days of fabulous shopping for one-of-a-kind craft, conversations with talented master ... Read More » 

Hike Frenchs Ledges  - start Aug 04 2018 1000AM

Hike French’s Ledges: Aug 4, 2018 10:00AM

 Hike French’s Ledges on August 4: In partnership with the Green Mountain Club, you will hike the 1.5-mile trail that leads to stunning views from the exposed peak of French’s Ledges. The... Read More » 

 Antique Tractor Day     - start Aug 05 2018 1000AM

Antique Tractor Day: Aug 5, 2018 10:00AM

Tractors made between the 1920s and the 1970s will be displayed from 10:00 A.M. -4:00 P.M., by the proud and talented folks who restored them. The tractor parade at 1 P.M. includes restor... Read More » 

Old Time Fair - start Aug 05 2018 0900AM

Old Time Fair: Aug 5, 2018 9:00AM

Andover Historical Society OLD TIME FAIR Sunday, August 5, 9:00 – 3:00 Potter Place Rail Station, Andover, NH The annual Old Time Fair sponsored by the Andover Historical Society is fun ... Read More »  

BrewFest  - start Aug 18 2018 1100AM

BrewFest: Aug 18, 2018 11:00AM

This is the second annual BrewFest fundraising event sponsored by the Rotary Club of Lebanon. The Rotary Club is a non-profit organization that raises money to donate back to our communit... Read More » 

NH State Police K-9 Demonstration - start Aug 24 2018 0700PM

NH State Police K-9 Demonstration: Aug 24, 2018 7:00PM

Back By Request!The K-9 Unit has been part of the State Police since 1963. The teams, comprised of a specially trained trooper and dog, are geographically assigned to all troops within th... Read More » 

Apple Pie Crafts Fair  - start Aug 25 2018 0900AM

Apple Pie Crafts Fair: Aug 25, 2018 9:00AM

This year marks the 45th Annual Apple Pie Crafts Fair–one of New England’s longest running craft fairs on the Newport Town Common! Every year, more than 2000 New Englanders make their way... Read More » 

Arts on the Green Market  Festival - start Aug 25 2018 1000AM

Arts on the Green Market & Festival: Aug 25, 2018 10:00AM

Over 25 jury-selected artists and craftspeople will be selling their work throughout the day on Chelsea’s North Common. Stroll through our historic Central Vermont village while listening... Read More » 

 

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