Beach property rentals at reduced rates

New reduced rates for several properties – all units are right across the street from the beach with ocean views! Walking distance to all of Hampton Beach’s most popular attractions, including great restaurants and the Casino.

131 Ocean Blvd (Hampton Beach) – Homeaway 398545 or 398547:

3 Bedroom Townhouses available right on the strip, above the Rexall Drugstore available:

7/11-18- $2,080

M Street (Hampton Beach) – Homeaway 3777432, 3777492 and 3777400:

7/11-7/18 (7 nights)

Unit D (3 bedroom) – $840

Unit 3F (2 bedroom, private deck) – $1120

Unit G (2 bedroom) – $960

NOW AVAILABLE – 9’x9’x8′ Booths for rent on the corner of G Street and Ocean Blvd right before the Sea Ketch.

We have one booth left! Great opportunity for you to make some money this summer through 9/15/15.

If interested in anything listed above please email Leeanne for further details at beachsidelucky

4th of July Fireworks, Thrills, “SummahPalooza” and More at Canobie Lake Park

Fireworks, Thrills, “SummahPalooza” and More at Canobie Lake Park

SALEM, NH – Summer fun at Canobie Lake Park in Salem, New Hampshire, is in full swing. One of New England’s favorite family entertainment destinations, the park is open every day and evening throughout the summer.

To celebrate the Fourth of July weekend, the park will present fireworks choreographed to music over Canobie Lake on the evenings of both July 3rd and 4th, weather permitting. The park keeps the sizzle going all summer long, too, with fireworks displays scheduled for each Saturday night through Labor Day weekend, weather permitting.

From thrill rides to family and kids’ rides, games, attractions and water rides – including the Park’s Castaway Island water play area, included with admission – Canobie Lake Park has something for every member of the family to enjoy.

Also included with admission is Canobie’s all-new “SummahPalooza” line-up of live entertainment with over 18 live shows scheduled for this summer and fall. To really ramp up the excitement for the July 4th holiday week, the extreme motorcycle stunt show, “The Globe” will be presented from June 29th through July 5th with daredevil motorcyclists performing inside a giant, steel-mesh sphere.

The popular Tribute to One Direction, Hagerman’s Vaudeville Magic Show and Canobie’s Battle of the Bands, in which a new, local band appears live each Thursday and Friday evening to compete for a cash prize, are also appearing now. The Las-Vegas-style magic act, Extreme Illusions and Escapes, along with the crowd-pleasing Tribute to Michael, open July 27th while the comedy-juggling act, Gravity is Over-Rated, debuts on July 2nd.

Live shows lined up for the coming weeks include Bella Electric Strings rock violinists, The New Shanghai Circus acrobatic act, The Great American Game Show and much more. For complete show details and schedules, visit canobie.com.

Canobie Lake Park is a quick trip from most points in New England with one low admission price that includes all rides, attractions, “SummahPalooza” live shows and Castaway Island water play area all day and evening. There are reduced evening rates and parking is always free.

Canobie Lake Park discount admission coupons are currently available at participating McDonald’s® Restaurants, Market Basket® Supermarkets, Rite Aid® Pharmacies and Tedeschi® Food Shops all over New England while supplies last. “Buy 2, Get 1” evening discount coupons are also available on specially marked cans of Pepsi® and Mountain Dew® while supplies last. For coupon availability, more information and Park hours, visit canobie.com.

NE Seacoast 4th of July Fireworks Schedule

We all LOVE this time of year – 4th of July fireworks, cookouts and summer fun. Enjoy these fabulous firework displays around NH’s Seacoast:

Hampton Beach, NH Fourth of July Fireworks
Saturday, July 4th, 9:30 PM – seen from all over the beach but shot off across from C Street.

Portsmouth Fourth of July fireworks
Friday, July 3, Fireworks will begin from Leary Field on Junkins Avenue at 9:15 p.m. (or dusk).

Rye Fireworks
Saturday, July 4, at dusk at Parsons Field

MASSACHUSETTS

Salisbury Beach Fireworks
Saturday, July 4th – Celebration begins at 4:00 PM, Fireworks at dusk. Fireworks 10:00 PM and the also have bands, sand sculptures, family campfire, and even a treasure hunt.

Amesbury
Fireworks at 9:15 PM at Woodsom Farm. Concerts at 6:30 PM and 8:00 PM.

Newburyport does not have fireworks on the 4th of July.

MAINE

Kennebunk
Fireworks on July 4th on Gooch’s Beach across from the Narragansett Condos at 9:10 p.m. Rain date July 5, 2015.

Ogunquit
Fireworks on July 4, 2015 on Ogunquit’s Main Beach, southwest corner of the parking lot at 9:15 p.m. Rain date July 5, 2014. Preceding the fireworks a local DJ will be playing music as people gather for the event. For more info call the Ogunquit Chamber of Commerce at (207) 646-2939.

Old Orchard Beach
Fireworks displays are held every Thursday from June 25 through September 3, 2015 at the Old Orchard Beach pier at about 9:45 p.m. There will also be a large fireworks display on Saturday, July 4, 2015. For more info call (207) 934-2500.

Saco
Fireworks on July 3, 2015 at the Funtown/Splashtown USA rear parking lot, 774 Portland Road, at 9:30 p.m.

York
Fireworks on July 4, 2015 at around 9:30 p.m. on a barge off of Short Sands Beach in Ellis Short Sands Park. Rain date July 5.

York Harbor
Fireworks on July 4th at around 9 p.m. at York Public Beach & Park on York Street. Rain date July 5, 2015.

We could not find any fireworks shoots for Wells or Kennebunkport

Seacoast Science Center – Odiorne Point Music by the Sea Concert Series, 2015

Music-by-the-Sea Concert Series 2015

Thursday evenings, 6-8:30pm
Under the festive tent, on the lawn of the Seacoast Science Center, rain or shine.

The Atlantic Grill Music-by-the-Sea concert series, held Thursday evenings in July at the Seacoast Science Center, brings some of New England’s hottest bands to the Seacoast. Enjoy great tunes and the fabulous seaside setting while supporting the Center’s ocean education mission and Marine Mammal Rescue Program.

2015 Schedule
July 2 Joshua Tree
July 9 Jumbo Circus Peanuts
July 16 Drowned Valley, with Joshua Incident
to benefit Marine Mammal Rescue, sponsored by the UNH Marine Docents
July 23 The TonyMack Band
July 30 Entrain

Tickets:
$12 for adults and $2 for children ages 3-12; under 3 are free.
Member families can purchase their tickets at half-price; join today and save!
Tickets are required and may be purchased at the Center, online (starting April 1), or at the gate.
A ticket admits one person to any one of the concerts in the series.

Joshua Tree: July 2 Jumbo Circus Peanuts: July 9
Drowned Valley: July 16 Joshua Incident: July 16
The TonyMack Band: July 23 Entrain: July 30

Atlantic Grill’s Music-by-the-Sea Celebrates 20 Years!

Our Atlantic Grill Music-by-the-Sea concert series celebrates 20years this season! Come find out why the series is heralded as a family-favorite summer event, complete with great music, unparalleled seaside dancing, and delicious picnic-style dining, all for a great cause.

The season kicks off on Thursday evening, July 2 with the premier U2 tribute band, Joshua Tree. Joshua Tree awes the crowd with their remarkable reproduction of the world’s most popular rock band.

One of the most fun-loving, local party bands is back on July 9; Jumbo Circus Peanuts. The big bands’ swinging-pop-jazz, crazy costumes and tossed-into-the-crowd beaded necklaces keep the crowd on their feet all evening.

Drowned Valley and The Joshua Incident take the stage on July 16 for a special concert to benefit the Center’s Marine Mammal Rescue program. Sponsored by the UNH Marine Docents, their infectious fiddle-playing bluegrass/folk rhythms will connect with all ages and lighten the spirit.

The TonyMack Band joins the series for the first time on July 23 and is sure to be crowd-pleaser! You’ll dance the night away with high-energy classic rock and R&B tunes.

Be sure to arrive early on July 30 when Entrain rocks the shore. Entrain has proven to be a favorite of Music-by-the-Sea fans and has brought sell-out crowds. The band is praised for its ability to shift effortlessly between musical styles—from rock, blues, calypso and ska, to zydeco, jazz and funk—all based around drums and an infectious rhythm.

Concerts are held under a festive tent on the lawn of the Center, rain or shine. Bring a beach blanket or chair, pack a picnic, or purchase freshly grilled dinner and beverages on site. Concert-goers can enjoy the Center and its exhibits, free with concert admission. Alcohol and dogs may not be brought into the park; adult beverages available for purchase.

The music begins at 6:00 p.m.; gates open at 5:00 p.m. for dining. Tickets are required and are $12 for adults and $2 for children ages 3-12; under 3 are free. Tickets are available at the Center, at the gate or online. Tickets are good for any one of the five concerts in the series.

Members can purchase their tickets at half-price. You can join online (starting April 1) or at the gate and enjoy all the benefits membership offers, including on-the-spot discounted concert tickets! For more information, call 603-436-8043.

Atlantic Grill’s Music-by-the-Sea concert series is also sponsored by Allegra of Portsmouth, Baker Newman and Noyes, Exeter Events & Tents, Liberty Mutual, L.Wynn Sound, Newmarket International, Northeast Delta Dental, Northway Bank, Penn Mutual, People’s United Bank, Piscataqua Savings Bank, Revision Energy, Seacoast-NH Macaroni Kid, Seacoast Media Group, Smuttynose Brewing Co., Union of Concerned Scientists, WMUR TV9, z107 radio, 95.3 The Bull, and 96.7 News Radio.

visit http://www.seacoastsciencecenter.org/events/ for more information.

The River house Concert Series Begins – Prescott Park, Portsmouth

Held in Prescott Park each Wednesday night and other nights throughout the season, you’ll find some top-notch and riveting performers from around the globe. All offered in a gorgeous setting for a mere suggested $8 – $10 donation.

All concerts start at 7:00 pm.

June 24, 2015

Richard Thompson

With a brand new album of music, Still, produced by Jeff Tweedy, scheduled to be released the day before, this evening with renowned guitarist and songwriter Richard Thompson will inevitably be a memorable one. Performing as part of his electric trio, Richard Thompson has never failed to mesmerize our audience. This iconic British folk rock legend was named one of the Rolling Stone Magazine’s Top 20 Guitarists of all-time, and is a recent recipient of the BBC Lifetime Achievement Award.

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July 1, 2015

Yonder Mountain String Band

YMSB has always played music of their own design, in the process attracting a devout coterie of fans that often resembles a tight knit family on an epic musical journey as Yonder traverses the country with an ever-rigorous tour schedule. Yonder is a quintessential ensemble honing its craft night after night on the road, and the fans are there to experience it in real time; and the result is music that doesn’t stand still, but is always progressing and breaking unprecedented ground.

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July 4, 2015

The Steel Wheels

The Steel Wheels have captured audiences across the country with their heady brew of original soulful mountain music and their deep commitment to roots and community. Based in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, this dynamic four-piece string band marries old-time musical traditions with their own innovative sound and lifestyle, generating a truly magnetic revival.

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July 8, 2015

Thao & The Get Down Stay Down

Delicate yet fierce in her vocal delivery, she writes often about her social concerns – and it was a trip to a California women’s prison that inspired much of her latest album, We the Common. The album is raw and rollicking, homemade and reckless, 12 songs capturing this utterly unique writer and performer like never before. If you have never seen Thao Nguyen or heard her music, this is the perfect introduction. You’ll thank us later. Pure joy.

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July 12, 2015

Milk Carton Kids

These Grammy Award nominated “Kids” are Kenneth Pattengale and Joey Ryan who, together, have taken off like folk rockets. This flat-picking harmony duo are penned as a minimalist duo – using two guitars and two voices to create their authentic combination of back-porch Americana and classic folk – and, as such, recall the reverently beautiful likes of Simon & Garfunkel.

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July 15, 2015

Steve Earle & The Dukes

With three Grammy Awards under his belt, Earle has released 15 studio albums and appeared in film (including the recent feature The World Made Straight), television, and has written a novel, a play and a book of short stories. Steve Earle appears in support of his newest release, Terraplane, and with his longtime band The Dukes, comprised of Kelly Looney, Will Rigby, Chris Masterson and Eleanor Whitmore.

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July 22, 2015

Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn

Married Banjo greats Abigail Washburn and Bela Fleck have trading banjo riffs since 2005, when both joined the left-field folk band Sparrow Quartet. Now, after a decade of shared gigs and marriage, the two are one of the most sought-after acts on the circuit today.

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July 24, 2015

The Devil Makes Three

Born in the picaresque rural hometown of Brattleboro, Vermont, The Devil Makes Three have found themselves at every major festival from Bonnaroo to Lollapalozza, and on tours with Willie Nelson, Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell, and Trampled By Turtles. Get ready for exuberant rhythms built from the inside out, wrapping finger-picked strongs and upsurging harmonies around chugging acoustic guitar and bass, plying audiences onto their feet to jump, shake, and waltz.

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July 29, 2015

Trampled By Turtles

The release of 2012’s Stars and Satellites saw the band play to more fans than ever, sell close to 100,000 albums, make their first national television appearance on The Late Show with David Letterman, and have their first concert feature, Live at First Avenue, broadcast on Palladia. Outside of their Prescott Park performance, this year will see the band headline the Red Rocks Ampitheatre for the first time, as well as kick off their own festival, Festival Palomino in September.

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August 5, 2015

John Fullbright

Every now and then, there is an act worthy of a “do not miss” status. John Fullbright is one of those. It was barely three years ago that this young Oklahoman burst onto the music scene with the release of his debut album, From the Ground Up, to a swarm of critical acclaim – including a Grammy Award nomination (alongside Bonnie Raitt and the Avett Brothers) for Americana Album of the Year, and one of NPR’s 10 Artists You Should Have Known in 2012. Not bad for someone in their twenties.

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August 12. 2015

Matt Andersen

This blues guitarist and singer songwriter will deliever his diverse musical styles, skilled guitar work and high energy performance like you have never seen before. Winner of three Maple Blues Awards and multiple other nominations, Matt will keep your soul spinning with his bold voice, clever lyrics, and wild energy.

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August 19, 2015

Bruce Cockburn

A Canadian Hall of Fame member, Bruce Cockburn has long been regarded as one of the world’s finest performers with sparkling musicianship and amazing guitar prowess. He has recorded 31 albums, many that have gone Gold or Platinum, and earned a total of 13 JUNO Awards (Canada’s Grammy).

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August 26, 2015

Hurray for the Riff Raff

If you are looking for the cutting edge of the Americana scene, look no further. Hurray for the Riff Raff is Alynda Lee Segarra, but in many ways it’s much more than that: it’s a young woman leaving her indelible stamp on the American folk tradition. If you’re listening to her new album, Small Town Heroes, odds are you’re part of the riff raff, and these songs are for you. Alynda Lee Segarra might have the mellowest, kindest voice that’s ever told us to rip up what we know and start again.

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September 2, 2015

Josh Ritter & The Royal City Band

Cited by Paste magazine as among the “100 Best Living Songwriters,” Josh Ritter takes a break from recording his new album to try out a bunch of new songs in a live setting as part of his only New England performance this summer and his Prescott Park debut. Born in Idaho, this American songwriter, guitarist and author has been creating some of the best folk-rock music to hit the airwaves since 1997.

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September 5, 2015

David Wax Museum

The bonfire of success David Wax Museum has kindled with its innovative, grass-roots approach is currently roaring. After years busking at house concerts and touring with The Avett Brothers, the Carolina Chocolate Drops, and the Old 97s, DWM has picked up the Boston Music Award for both Artist of the Year and Song of the Year.

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September 9, 2015

Della Mae

With their purist chops, lively interplay, lush four-part vocal harmonies and original songwriting that blends the best of decades of old-time bluegrass and Americana, Della Mae represents everything that is good about newgrass. With a sensitive yet assertive approach that’s steeped in tradition yet firmly rooted in the present, the four versatile instrumentalist/vocalists draw from a bottomless well of rootsy influences to create vibrant, original music.

Fore more information https://www.prescottpark.org/events/The-River-House-Restaurant-Concert-Series

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This weeks Seashell Entertainment Line Up Hampton Beach, NH

Summer has begun and so has Free Nightly Family Entertainment at Hampton Beach Seashell – music, dancing, a night out at the beach – All Free!

This weeks entertainment line up –
Tuesday, June 23rd through Monday, June 29th

Eastern Sound

Location: Hampton Beach Sea Shell Stage
Date: Tuesday, Jun 23, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Price: FREE

The Reminisants

Location: Hampton Beach Sea Shell Stage
Date: Wednesday, Jun 24, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Price: FREE

Rory Scott Band

Location: Hampton Beach Sea Shell Stage
Date: Thursday Jun 25, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Price: FREE

Brandy Band

Location: Hampton Beach Sea Shell Stage
Date: Friday, Jun 26, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Price: FREE

Soulmate

Location: Hampton Beach Sea Shell Stage
Date: Saturday, Jun 27, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Price: FREE

Revolver

Location: Hampton Beach Sea Shell Stage
Date: Sunday, Jun 28, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Price: FREE

Johnny and Two Timers

Location: Hampton Beach Sea Shell Stage
Date: Monday, Jun 29, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Price: FREE

Off to a great start – Plenty of whale sightings – come join these experts on their whale cruises

Granite State Whale Watch – Rye Harbor, Rye, NH; http://www.granitestatewhalewatch.com

Photo courtesy of Granite State Whale Watch

Photo courtesy of Granite State Whale Watch

Owner, Peter reports, “We’ve had a great start to the season, with lots of humpback and sei whales, a few minke whales and Atlantic white-sided dolphins, and several basking sharks!” Visit facebook, https://www.facebook.com/pages/Granite-State-Whale-Watch/125116210835755?fref=ts,  page for photographs and website for next dates and times. 800-964-5545

Photo courtesy of Atlantic Queen II

Photo courtesy of Atlantic Queen II

Set sail on the Atlantic Queen II – Rye Harbor, Rye, NH; and venture out for your whale watching adventure. We guarantee you’ll see whales! Visit us on http://www.atlanticwhalewatch.com or visit our facebook page for photographs, https://www.facebook.com/pages/Atlantic-Whale-Watch/104029979650049
We also offer Fishing Trips! 1-800-WHALE-NH (603) 964-5220

Enjoy this coming weekend with an exciting whale watch.

Both companies offer school outings, educational tours, charters, and groups.

Little Jacks is Officially Open!

I know…for those loyal customers of Little Jack’s, it seems like an even longer winter when Little Jacks doesn’t open when we are accustomed to it opening, but alas Little Jack’s is officially open! Come in and enjoy your favorite seafood dish, our famous prime rib, and our breathtaking ocean deck and views.We’ll see you soon!

Oh and by the way, did you hear we’re hiring?

Visit us on facebook at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Little-Jacks-Seafood-Restaurant/116429541770343

Annual Car Show at Winnacunnet High School Saturday May 30th

Heading up to Hampton Beach for the Weekend? Car Enthusiasts stop by Winnacunnet High School Saturday May 30th from 10-2 for the SECOND ANNUAL car show. Stroll down through everything from classics to imports and be sure to visit our vendor, crafter, raffle and restaurant booths. Children enjoy a climb into a fire truck and get your face painted.

Admission is $3.00, children under 10 are FREE. Veterans, please come in for FREE also and thank you for your service.

For more information look us up on Facebook at Winnacunnet HS Auto Show. Please contact us if you would like to submit a car or vend at our event! https://www.facebook.com/events/479552842207799/