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In memoriam
Parades, barbecues and more for Memorial Day weekend

05/25/17
By Matt Ingersoll listings@hippopress.com



 Here are some festivities happening across the state this Memorial Day weekend.

 
• Atkinson Memorial Day Parade
When: Monday, May 29, 10:30 a.m.
Where: Parade will start at Atkinson Town Hall (21 Academy Ave.), then continue onto Leroy Avenue and Main Street to the Atkinson Town Dow Common. A ceremony will follow at the Common by the Soldier’s monument.
Visit: town-atkinsonnh.com
 
• Bedford Memorial Day Hometown Parade
When: Sunday, May 28, 1 p.m.
Where: Parade will start at Bedford High School (47 Nashua Road) and march down County Road and up to Liberty Hill Road before ending at McKelvie Intermediate School (108 Liberty Hill Road), where there will be vendors, refreshments and more.
Visit: bedfordreconline.com
 
• Bow Memorial Day Ceremony/Remembrance and Cookout
When: Monday, May 29, 3:15 p.m.
Where: A wreath ceremony will be held at the Town Pond (Bow Center Road) at 3:15 p.m., followed by a ceremony at the gazebo from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Food, beverages and music will be provided from 5 to 7 p.m.
Visit: bownh.gov
 
• Brookline Memorial Day Ceremony
When: Monday, May 29, 9:30 a.m.
Where: Brookline Town Hall, 1 Main St., Brookline
Visit: brookline.nh.us
 
• Canterbury Memorial Day Parade
When: Monday, May 29, at 10 a.m.
Where: Parade starts at Canterbury Elementary School (15 Baptist Road) and marches to the center of town.
Visit: canterbury-nh.org
 
• Concord Memorial Day Parade
When: Monday, May 29, 9 a.m.
Where: Parade starts at Main and Pleasant streets, continuing on Franklin, North State and Capitol streets, before ending with a closing ceremony at the Statehouse plaza.
Visit: concordnh.gov
 
• Derry Memorial Day Parade
When: Monday, May 29, 10 a.m.
Where: Parade begins at Hood Commons (55 Crystal Ave.) and continues on East Broadway, ending with a ceremony at MacGregor Park.
Visit: derrynh.org
 
• Dunbarton Memorial Day Wreath Dedication and Services
When: Monday, May 29, 11 a.m.
Where: Dunbarton Town Common, 1011 School St., Dunbarton
Visit: dunbartonnh.org

• Durham Memorial Day Parade
When: Monday, May 29, 10 a.m.
Where: Parade starts at Mill Pond Road and ends on Main Street in front of Memorial Park.
Visit: durhamrec.recdesk.com
 
• Epping Memorial Day Parade and Cookout
When: Monday, May 29, 10 a.m.
Where: American Legion Post 51, 232 Calef Highway, Epping
Visit: eppingrecreation.org
 
• Exeter Memorial Day Parade
When: Monday, May 29, 10 a.m.
Where: Parade begins at Swasey Parkway (316 Water St., Exeter), with stops at the Town Bandstand, the Historical Society, Phillips Exeter Academy and Gale Park, before ending at Exeter Cemetery (Linden Street).
Visit: exeternh.gov
 
• Fremont Memorial Day Parade 
When: Sunday, May 28, 8:30 a.m.
Where: Begins at Fremont Town Hall (295 Main St., Fremont) and ends at the Fremont Village Cemetery.
Visit: fremont.nh.gov
 
• Goffstown Memorial Day Parade
When: Monday, May 29, 8:30 a.m.
Where: Main Street, Goffstown
Visit: goffstownmainstreet.org
 
• Hampton Beach Memorial Day Fireworks
When: Sunday, May 28, 9:30 p.m.
Where: Special Memorial Day fireworks will be on display, with the best views between B and C streets. Fireworks will continue every Wednesday evening through the summer.
Visit: hamptonbeach.org
 
• Henniker Memorial Day Parade
When: Monday, May 29, 10 a.m.
Where: Parade begins at Henniker Community School (51 Western Ave., Henniker) before continuing to the town square and ending at Community Park on Main Street. Following the parade will be a chicken barbecue, with proceeds benefitting the town’s eighth-grade Washington, D.C., trip.
Visit: henniker.org
 
• Hollis Memorial Day Ceremony
When: Monday, May 29, 5:30 p.m.
Where: Hollis Town Common, 7 Monument Square, Hollis. Ceremony will include a Color Guard march, a commemoration and flag lowering.
Visit: hollisnh.org
 
• Hudson Memorial Day Parade
When: Monday, May 29, 2 p.m.
Where: Parade starts at Hannaford (77 Derry Road), before continuing south toward the Hudson Town Common. A ceremony will be held at the Common as the parade continues to American Legion Post 48 (2 Fulton St.).
Visit: hudsonnh.gov
 
• Londonderry Memorial Day Parade
When: Monday, May 29, 10 a.m.
Where: Parade begins on Robert Lincoln Way and continues to Holy Cross Cemetery, then to the Londonderry Town Common for a closing ceremony.
Visit: alpost27.com
 
• Manchester Memorial Day Parade
When: Monday, May 29, 2 p.m.
Where: Parade begins at the corner of Elm and Webster streets, and ends at Veterans Memorial Park (889 Elm St.).
Visit: manchesternh.gov

• Nashua Memorial Day Parade
When: Monday, May 29, 10:30 a.m.
Where: Parade begins at Holman Stadium (67 Amherst St.) and travels down Main Street and then to Lake Street before ending at Elm Street Middle School (117 Elm St.). Parade participants include the American Legion, the DAV, the VFW and other local organizations and officials.
Visit: nashuanh.gov
 
• Fisher Cats Memorial Day Game
When: Monday, May 29, 1:35 p.m.
Where: Northeast Delta Dental Stadium, 1 Line Drive, Manchester. The New Hampshire Fisher Cats’ game against the Reading Fightin Phils will feature special tributes to our service members, Color Guards and more. Tickets start at $12.
Visit: nhfishercats.com
 
• New Hampshire State Veterans Cemetery Memorial Day Ceremony
When: Tuesday, May 30, 11 a.m.
Where: 110 D.W. Highway, Boscawen
Visit: nhsvc.com
 
• Newton Memorial Day Parade
When: Monday, May 29, 10 a.m.
Where: Parade will start at the Newton Fire Department (35 S. Main St., Newton) before heading north past the Newton Town Hall and turning left onto Highland Street. The parade will make a brief stop at Highland Cemetery and then continue on Whittier Street to Willow Grove Cemetery.
Visit: newton-nh.gov
 
• North Hampton 275th Kick Off Memorial Day Parade and Barbecue
When: Monday, May 29, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Memorial Day parade and service starts at North Hampton Town Hall (233 Atlantic Ave., North Hampton), with the barbecue beginning at 11 a.m. at the fire station (235 Atlantic Ave.).
Visit: northhampton-nh.gov
 
• Northwood Memorial Day Parade
When: Monday, May 29, 10 a.m.
Where: Parade starts at Coe-Brown Northwood Academy (907 1st New Hampshire Turnpike, Northwood) before continuing to the Town Hall.
Visit: northwoodnh.org
 
• Raymond Memorial Day Parade
When: Monday, May 29, 10 a.m.
Where: Parade starts on Main Street by Harriman Road, traveling down Epping Street to Pine Grove Cemeteries.
Visit: raymondareanews.com
 
• Sandown Memorial Day Parade 
When: Monday, May 29, noon
Where: Parade starts at the Sandown Depot (1 Depot Road), proceeding south on Main Street, with a brief stop at the War Monument on the lawn of Sandown Town Hall (314 Main St.).
Visit: sandown.us
 
• Seabrook Memorial Day Parade
When: Sunday, May 28, 9 a.m.
Where: Parade starts at Seabrook Town Hall (99 Lafayette Road) and ends at Rand Memorial Congregational Church (134 S. Main St.).
Visit: alseabrooknh.org
 
• Windham Memorial Day Parade
When: Monday, May 29, 9:30 a.m.
Where: Parade kicks off at Windham Center School (2 Lowell Road) and travels to the Cemetery on the Plains, where a commemoration for fallen veterans will be held. The Windham High School Band will lead the march into the cemetery, and free ice cream will be served at the ballpark across the street after the ceremony.
Visit: windhamnewhampshire.com 





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