Thursdays are totally the new Fridays here in Manchester! Now that summer has bestowed its presence in New Hampshire, The Intown Manchester and TD Bank Summer Fest is in full swing! Thursdays seem to be THE day in Manchester to celebrate summer fun! There are plenty of outdoor events right here in downtown that will make cruising into Friday and the weekend easy-peasy. Enjoy the list below of FREE weekly events–all on Thursdays!
Enjoy live, free music with the whole family!
The Intown Manchester TD Bank FREE Summer Concert Series is back! It kicks off this Thursday, July 10th with Adam Herbert: The Ultimate Frank Sinatra Tribute! These concerts are free, fun, and family friendly! There will be raffles, hula hoop contests for the kids, and plenty of great, live music!
-Every Thurs night until August 7th
-Park opens @ 6 & music starts @ 7
Keep the kids entertained!
For the next two Thursdays* (July 10th and July 17th) UNH Manchester and the Frederick Smyth Trust are hosting their Summer Music Series for Kids! These free events encourage your children to get creative and have fun! Seating is limited and reservations are required.
More information here!
*The series is also held on other dates as well.
See their website for more information!
Enjoy your lunch in the sunshine at Veterans Park!
The Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce is hosting their 2nd annual Lunch in Veterans Park on Thursday afternoons throughout July and August! There will be music, networking and ice cream! You can bring your own lunch, bring food from a downtown restuarant, or have food delivered to you in the park by Door-to-Door Delivery!
-Thursdays in July & August
-12 noon until 2:00pm
-Host: Greater Manchester
Chamber of Commerce
Stock up on local fruits, veggies, & other deliciousness!
The Manchester Farmers market is in full-swing! Featuring a wide selection of produce, meat, baked goods and sweets and more, the Farmers Market has it all! They also feature live musicians making it the perfect way to spend a summer afternoon.
Thursdays until October
Concord Street next to Victory Park
Life as Art: Bringing Art to the Sidewalk
Each Thursday this Summer, Dancing Lion Chocolate will host a local artist outside the shop. The Life as Art summer series includes interactive demonstrations of cartooning, drawing, painting, clay sculpting and more, and directly connects to the shop’s philosophy of “Chocolate as Art.”
July 10th, July 17th & August 14th
Dancing Lion Chocolate
We try our hardest to ensure the accuracy of these events, but please be sure to call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and cost!