Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations
Make a year-end gift to NHPR!

10 things to do in NH on the final weekends of 2022: Holiday edition

A overhead shot of the Strawbery Banke Museum campus during winter and people skating at Puddle Duck Pond.
Will Zimmerman
Strawbery Banke Museum (via Facebook)
Labrie Family Skate at Puddle Dock Pond is open for the season at the Stawbery Banke Museum in Portsmouth.

Mix up your holiday plans this year with The Rocky Horror Show Live! at the Seacoast Rep on Christmas and New Year's Eve.

Stay in the know about weekend happenings in the Granite State: Sign up for the Weekender newsletter.

For even more events, visit NHPR's community calendar. And don't forget to check the New Hampshire forecast before you head out.

The show poster for "Rocky Horror Live!" at the Seacoast Rep on Xmas Night and New Years Eve features the classic Rocky Horror lips on a dark background.
The Seacoast Rep is performing The Rocky Horror Show live! on Christmas night and New Year's Eve.

  • A CHRISTMAS CAROL: A Ghost Story on Thursday, Dec. 22 at 1 p.m., at The Park Theatre in Jaffrey. More info.
  • Art After Work: Kemp Harris & Adam O. on Thursday, Dec. 22 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., at the Currier Museum of Art in Manchester. More info.
  • Neil Young: Harvest Time on Thursday, Dec. 22 at 7 p.m., at The Music Hall in Portsmouth. More info.
    More at The Music Hall: Miracle on 34th Street (1947), Love Actually
  • Storytime & Craft: Santa in the City on Saturday, Dec. 24 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., at Bookery Manchester. More info.
    Also at the Bookery: Sip & Shop
  • The Rocky Horror Show Live! on Sunday, Dec. 25 and Saturday, Dec. 31 at 11:59 p.m., at The Seacoast Repertory Theatre in Portsmouth. More info.
  • “Strive to Achieve” New American Youth Event on Wednesday, Dec. 28 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., at the Bank of NH Stage in Concord. More info.
  • Li Moncello's Holiday Hoopla on Friday, Dec. 30 at 8 p.m., at the Rochester Opera House. More info.
  • Fireworks In Town Square on Saturday, Dec. 31 at 7:30 p.m., in the Waterville Valley Town Square. More info.
  • Harsh Armadillo New Year's Eve Party! on Saturday, Dec. 31 at 9 p.m., at 3S Artspace in Portsmouth. More info.
  • Labrie Family Skate at Puddle Dock Pond daily (see weekly schedule) at the Strawbery Banke Museum in Portsmouth. More info.
Zoey Knox is NHPR's newsroom engagement producer. She has spent most of her radio years at college radio stations in Madison, WI (WSUM) and Seattle, WA (KXSU).

You make NHPR possible.

NHPR is nonprofit and independent. We rely on readers like you to support the local, national, and international coverage on this website. Your support makes this news available to everyone.

Give today. A monthly donation of $5 makes a real difference.