Eight Great Things to Do This Weekend – 6/28/18

ONE: Wilmington’s 38th annual Fun on the Fourth celebration at the Wilmington Town Common will have rides, food, games and more. Gather up your little ones (and maybe even some bigger ones) for some fun on Friday from 5 to 10 p.m., Saturday from noon to 10 p.m. or Sunday from 1 to 8 p.m.

TWO: The Amesbury Beer and Music Walk will take place on Friday from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Amesbury Lower Millyard. At this event, all participants will receive tasting tickets and walk to four different locations, each with different breweries, food and live music.

THREE: On Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon, attendees of the Block Printing Workshop at The Switchboard will learn how to create prints based on their original designs through a traditional block-carving process. Participants will even be able to take home their prints and printing blocks at the end of the workshop!

Eight Great Things to Do This Weekend - 6/28/18

SIX: Recycled Percussion will bring a little chaos, tons of kindness and a lot of fun to their Manchester, N.H. show on Saturday.

FOUR: Diamond thieves, bank heists, jealousy, romance and murder: this week, Lowell National Historical Park presents Lowell Walks: Infamous Crimes. This 90-minute walking tour will cover a number of crimes in and around downtown Lowell dating back to the 1860s. It will begin in front of the park visitor’s center at 246 Market Street at 10 a.m. on Saturday.

FIVE: Pride Month isn’t over yet! Enjoy one of the last celebrations before June ends at the Nashua Pride Festival in Downtown Nashua on Saturday from 2 to 5 p.m. Events will include a parade, musical performances, speakers, a drag show and much more!

SIX: Recycled Percussion will bring a little chaos, tons of kindness and a lot of fun to their concert at Veterans Park in Manchester, N.H. on Saturday from 7 to 10 p.m. The band’s New Hampshire born and bred members are known for the “junk rock” they play on buckets, power tools or anything else they can get their sticks on!

SEVEN: See cars like this 1928 Franklin at the Amesbury Carriage Museum’s Carriagetown Car Show on Sunday!

SEVEN: As part of Amesbury’s 350th Anniversary Celebration, the Amesbury Carriage Museum has recruited a collection of Amesbury-made cars that will be on view during Sunday’s Carriagetown Car Show from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Among the group of cars on view will be a 1903 steam-powered Locomobile, a 1910 Bailey electric, a 1927 Hudson sedan, and a 1928 Franklin with an air-cooled engine.

EIGHT: The North Andover Independence Day Celebration, on Sunday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. at the North Andover Town Common, will have everything from a brew garden to a pie eating contest and live music. The evening will, of course, conclude with an awesome fireworks show!

Looking for even more great things to do this weekend? Check out our event calendar!


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