Friday evening, December 19th
Shop, dine, and enjoy the holiday season in Downtown Concord - many stores are open later than usual this night!
Are you feeling a bit overwhelmed about finishing your holiday shopping? Treat yourself to a new experience and discover – or RE-discover – downtown Concord! On Friday, Dec.19, more than 40 downtown businesses will stay open until 8pm or later, offering an array of specials, refreshments or sales. Friday night will be the perfect opportunity to buy all your stocking stuffers, hostess gifts, gift cards, and much more. To add merriment to the evening, Main Street is alive with holiday music from 5pm to 9pm; City Plaza, in front of the Capitol, is decked out with a beautiful Christmas display; store windows are sparkling, and there are plenty of restaurants and cafes to grab a bite to eat or stop in for a drink. Parking is free after 5pm.
Think local and make downtown Concord, NH, your shopping destination this Friday – and enjoy holiday shopping the way it's meant to be. Click here for a list of businesses and specials for "Open Late Friday" on 12/19.
Downtown Concord offers some 200 independent, locally owned businesses – retail establishments, eateries, entertainment venues, and personal services of all kinds. You’ll find clothing for men, women, children, and sports enthusiasts; health and beauty shops and salons; jewelry and accessories, gifts, toys, books, comics, and games; home furnishings and home accents; footwear and outerwear; and much more. You won’t go hungry or thirsty because there are dozens of delicious places to get fresh baked goods, coffee and tea, and frozen treats – as well as full-serve or take-out restaurants to suit every craving, dining, or catering need. All that, plus a wide array of entertainment and music can be found in downtown Concord.
Discover Downtown is a partnership between Intown Concord and the Merchants Roundtable. The Discover Downtown Holiday Series is designed to encourage and draw people to downtown Concord, NH, for shopping, dining, enjoying, and building community during the holiday season. Info: intownconcord.org/events/discover.
Win the Window
HUGE Downtown Concord Raffle
Nov 28 at 12:00pm to Dec 17 at 4:00pm
This holiday season, Discover Downtown Concord for a chance to WIN THE WINDOW!!!
More than 50 businesses in downtown Concord have donated prizes for a gigantic holiday raffle! View the prize window at 78 N. Main Street (formerly The Chandler Shop)
Shoppers are invited to fill out a Win The Window passport at participating businesses. No purchase necessary. Turn in your completed entry by Wednesday, Dec. 17, at 4:00pm, in the Win The Window drop box at either NH Federal Credit Union (47 North Main Street) or Double Midnight Comics (67 South Main Street). One winner will receive a grand prize valued at more than $1,200!
Prize packages are comprised of gift cards and items from 50+ downtown businesses on the passport. Prize packages to be awarded include one grand prize, one second prize, and one third prize, as well as one separate prize package for a child entrant younger than 18. Prize packages have a total combined value of more than $2,000!
Download a passport or see a list of participating businesses here: http://intownconcord.org/events/discover/window