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Happy Birthday Sidewalk Sale
Saturday, August 8, 10 to 5

Join your friends, neighbors, and fellow Concord enthusiasts for a fun and festive shopping day throughout the downtown, including sizzling summer savings and specials at select businesses – plus raffles, refreshments, entertainment, and maybe even a party game or two. For added fun, shoppers will pick up their very own birthday goodie bag and visit participating businesses to fill it with coupons and party favors (no purchase necessary). Help kick off Concord's big 2-5-0!

Participating businesses as of July 30, 2015:

  • Bead It!
  • Bona Fide Green Goods
  • Britches of Concord
  • Capitol Craftsman & Romance Jewelers
  • Celeste Oliva
  • Chickadee Lane Interiors
  • Edible Arrangements
  • Fabulous Looks Boutique
  • Gibson's Bookstore
  • Gondwana & Divine Clothing Co.
  • Granite State Candy Shoppe
  • Gyro House
  • Hilltop Consignment Gallery
  • Joe King's Shoe Store
  • Lighting Place
  • Lilise Designer Resale
  • Lotions 'N Potions
  • New Hampshire Federal Credit Union
  • NextGen Climate New Hampshire
  • Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt
  • OutFITters Thrift Store Boutique
  • Pitchfork Records
  • Puppy Love Hot Dogs
  • Red River Theatres
  • Runner's Alley
  • Simply Birkenstock
  • Spank Alley Skate & Board Shop
  • The Crust and Crumb Baking Company
  • The Place Studio & Gallery
  • Viking House
  • Things are Cooking
  • Yo Yo Heaven
  • Zoe & Company

  • Brought to you by Discover Downtown.

Concord's 250th anniversary
City Celebration Week , August 10-16

By now, everyone knows that 2015 is Concord's 250th anniversary! The Concord 250 committee has been hard at work planning events for City Celebration Week, August 10-16.

  • Mon. 8/10/2015 – Concord Coach Photo Op @ City Hall + City Council meeting in period costume; 250th anniversary edition of Penacook Farmers Market
  • Tues. 8/11/2015 – Agricultural Heritage Farm Day at Apple Hill, Carter Hill, and Dimond Hill; Special Business After Hours from Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce; “2015 Concord” Documentary Premiere @ Red River Theatres, 7:30 PM (large theater)
  • Wed. 8/12/2015 – Interactive guided tours of Old North Cemetery & Historic District with the Pierce Brigade; “2015 Concord” Documentary Playing @ Red River Theatres (screening room - repeats Th & Fri)
  • Th. 8/13/2015 – Melissa Miller gallery opening @ McGowan Fine Art 5-7 PM; Family-friendly outdoor offering from NH Audubon
  • Fri. 8/14/2015 – Nevers’ Band concert with displays from Abbot-Downing Historical Society
  • Sat. 8/15/2015 – Rock On NH @ White Park – featuring a high school basketball tournament, live music, community programming, & scheduled fireworks
  • Sun. 8/16/2015 – Memorial Field festivities including live music, CHS performances, tug o’ war, Brothers of the Brush (beard growing/styling competition), wiffle ball tournament, & more, plus the "Concord Through Time" PARADE at 12 noon!

250 official website | facebook page

Weekly / Ongoing:

Concord Farmer's Market:
Saturday's 8:30 to noon. Capitol Street (next to State House)

Farmer's Market facebook page / Farmer's Market website

Concord Arts Market:
Saturday's 9 to 3 at Bicentennial Square

Arts Market facebook page / Arts Market website

For more information on Downtown Concord, visit Intown Concord.
Additional Concord links:

City of Concord, NH
Concord Chamber of Commerce
Concord Main Street Project