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St. Patrick's Day Food and Fun

Friday, March 16, 2012

Happy St. Patrick's Day New Hampshire!

This weekend many local churches and community organizations are holding celebratory dinner and breakfast feasts. A list of some NH organizations providing Corned Beef or Lenten meals is below.

Its still Maple Sugar season and there is no shortage of maple related events going on. Be sure to check out NH.com's Maple Sugar page for more details.

St. Patricks Day & Lenten Meals

Friday March 16th

21st annual Wild Irish Breakfast - Crowne Plaza Hotel - Nashua
Spaghetti Dinner - Milford Congregational Church
Lenten Fish Dinner - St. Christopher Church - Nashua
Chowder Night - St. Kathryn's Parish Hall - Hudson

Saturday March 17th

St. Patrick's Corned Beef Dinner - VFW Post 1617 - Derry
Ham & Bean Supper - East Hampstead Union Church
St. Patrick's Day Roast - White Birch Catering - Hudson
Corned Beef and Cabbage Supper - Lee Church Congregational
Spring Turkey Supper - Fellowship Hall at Bethany Chapel - Manchester
Corned Beef Supper - St. James United Methodist Church - Merrimack
Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner - Arlington Street United Methodist Church - Nashua
Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner - St. Christopher Parish - Nashua
St Patricks Day Dinner - Epping Community Church
19th annual St. Patrick's Day Dinner - Monadnock Congregational Church - Colebrook

Things to do in Merrimack Valley


Disney's Winnie the Pooh - All Weekend - Peacock Players Theatre - Nashua
Disney's Alice in Wonderland Jr - All Weekend - Amherst Middle School - Amherst

Rapunzel - Friday - St. Paul's School at Memorial Hall - Concord
The Last Sky Writer in the Universe - Friday - SNHU - Manchester

Phantom of the Opera - Friday & Saturday - Windham High School Theater - Windham
Skin Deep - Friday & Saturday - Old Town Hall - Bedford

Page 2 Stage - Sunday - Concord City Auditorium - Concord


Celtic Women - Friday - Verizon Wireless Arena - Manchester
John Sebastian - Friday - Palace Theatre - Manchester
Irish musical performance - Friday - SEE Science Center - Manchester
Jefferson Starship - Friday - Tupelo Music Hall - Londonderry

Little Bit of Ireland - Saturday - St. John Neumann Hall - Merrimack
Nashua Symphony Concert - Saturday - Keefe Auditorium - Nashua
Celtic Pops - Saturday - Palace Theater - Manchester
The Makem and Spain Brothers - Saturday - Tupelo Music Hall - Londonderry

Community Events

'Hop' into Easter - All Weekend - Mall of NH - Manchester
Treasure Hunters Roadshow - All Weekend - Radisson Hotel - Manchester
NH Jewish Film Festival - All Weekend - Jewish Federation of NH - Manchester

Irish Ceili Festival - Friday - Dana Center - Manchester

Harlem Globetrotters - Saturday - Verizon Wireless Arena - Manchester
Dr. Seuss at the Mall of New Hampshire - Saturday - Mall of NH - Manchester
Lock up Fundraiser and Fun Carnival - Saturday -Penacook Masonic Temple - Boscawen
St Patrick's Day "Eye" Ball - Saturday - Grappone Center - Concord
Cabin Fever Arts & Crafts Fair - Saturday - Church Street - Deerfield

King Arthur Flour Baking Demo - Sunday - Crowne Plaza Hotel - Nashua

Things to do on the seacoast


Burn This - All Weekend - The Music Hall - Portsmouth
An Evening Of Apocalyptic Theater - All weekend - The Players Ring - Portsmouth

Sound of Music Dinner Theatre - Friday & Saturday - Rebel Chef Cafe- Dover


Music of the Soul from the Mists of Time - Sunday - St. John's Episcopal Church - Portsmouth

Community Events:

2012 Summer Camp Expo - Saturday - Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside - Portsmouth
St Patrick's Day Dinner/ Dance - Saturday - Dover Elks - Dover
State Beach cleanup - Saturday - North Hampton State Beach - Hampton
Doggie Paddle Plunge - Saturday - Great Island Commons Beach - New Castle
St. Paddy's Day Dance - Saturday - VFW Portsmouth - Portsmouth

Mini Iron Chef Competition - Sunday - Children's Museum of New Hampshire - Dover

Things to do in the Dartmouth/Lake Sunapee Region

Maple Sugar Weekend - All Weekend - Enfield Shaker Museum - Enfield

Fairies, Fashion and Fun - Saturday - Wingdoodle - Warner

NH SkiUp Sunapee - Saturday - Mount Sunapee - Newbury

Things to do in the Monadnock Region


Prompt - Friday & Saturday - Adams Memorial Opera House - Derry
New Directions: An Evening of One Acts - All Weekend - Amato Center - Milford
Vagina Monologues - Sunday - Wilton Town Hall - Wilton


Joan Rivers - Saturday -The Colonial Theatre - Keene

Community Events:

Family Dance - Friday - Peterborough Historical Society - Peterborough
Annual Hilltop Circus - Friday & Saturday - Pine Hill Waldorf School - Wilton
4-H Activities Day - Saturday - Milford Middle School - Milford

Things to do in the Great North Woods Region

Bisson's Sugar House - All Weekend - Bisson's Sugar House - Berlin
Vintage Snowmobile Race - Saturday - Gravel Pit - Pittsburg

Things to do in the Lakes Region


Comics for K-9's - Saturday - Rochester Opera House
I Remember Mama - Friday & Saturday - Garrison Players Arts Center - Rollingsford


Araba-Lon West African Drumming Group - Sunday - Sanbornton Congregational Church
Broadway Cabaret -

Community Events:

Cardboard Box Derby - Sunday - King Pine & Purity Spring Resort - Madison
Maple Sugar Madness! - Saturday - Prescott Farm - Laconia
Granite State Disc Dogs: Shamrock Showdown - Saturday - Driftwood Stables - Northfield
Maple Days - Saturday - NH Farm Museum - Milton
Russian Easter Bazaar - Saturday - NE Language Center, Rochester
Funspot Indoor Triathlon - Saturday - Funspot - Laconia
Seeking The Current: Documentary on Canadian Hydropower - Friday - Flying Monkey - Plymouth

Things to do in the White Mountains

New Hampshire Maple Experience - Saturday & Sunday - The Rocks Estate - Bethlehem
Dark Sky Snowshoe Adventures - Saturday - Margret and H.A. Rey Center - Waterville Valley
Children's Museum Kids Chorus - Sunday - MWV Children's Museum - North Conway
East Chair Going Away Party - Sunday - Cranmore Mountain - Conway


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