Events

Aug 22 - Isles of Shoals Mardi Gras Party Cruise

ISSCo, 315 Market St.

7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Hop on board the Isle of Shoals Steamship for Mardi Gras night! This years special band is the Soggy Po' Boys, the crew will hand out beaded necklaces, and traditional mardi gras drinks will be offered. To purchase tickets or find out more about the event click here!  

Aug 23 - Gundalow Company Adams Point, Durham Sail

Adams Point Rd, Durham, NH

noon-2 p.m.

Join the Gundalow Company on a special sail through the Great Bay. Sails are approximately two hours long and depart from Adams Point, off of Durham Point Road in Durham, NH. “Piscataqua’s” only visit through the Great Bay this summer will be August 22-24. Children sail for free with each paying adult. For more information click here!

 

 

Aug 25 - Isles of Shoals Lobster Clambake Cruise

ISSCo, 315 Market St.

6:25-8:30 p.m.

Don’t miss this special Lobster Clambake Cruise with Isles of Shoals Steamship Company. Enjoy a delicious seafood feast from Foster’s Downeast Clambake while relaxing on this sunset cruise. This cruise is open to all ages with various menu choices available. For more information click here!

 

 

Aug 26 - Big Brother Big Sister benefit night at Flatbread Pizza and Orange Leaf

Flatbread Company and Orange Leaf, Portsmouth, New Hampshire

5 p.m. - 9 p.m.

How does a night full of pizza and frozen yogurt sound? Delicious! That is why you should come support Big Brother Big Sister in Portsmouth, New Hampshire Tuesday August 26th from 5 to 9 p.m. You can start the night off with some pizza at Flatbread Company and then follow up with a delectable dessert at Orange Leaf. A percentage of the money will go towards BBBS, an amazing organization that supports youth so they are able to build strong relationships and recognize their true potential in life. 

For more information call (603) 430- 1140 or click here

 

Aug 27 - Isles of Shoals Steamship Co. Captain John Smith 400th Anniversary Cruise

Isles of Shoals

9:25 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Come join the Isles of Shoals Steamship Company to celebrate the 400th Anniversary of Captain John Smith’s charting of New England and the Isles of Shoals! This all day adventure voyages to Star Island for a day full of events and pre-colonial history. These special cruise tickets include lunch at the Oceanic Hotel, boat transportation, and access to a wide range of events! Island events include food demonstrations, hand-tint maps, learn about recent archeological digs, explore the typical life of sailors and fishermen, take part in a Gosport Town Meeting reenactment, and walk through a hand-made wigwam.

For more information visit their website, or purchase tickets here!  

Aug 27 - Green Families Club Celebration and Farmer's Market

10 Shapleigh Rd., Kittery, ME

4-7 p.m.

Calling all Green Families! Join us for a family-friendly event, complete with farmer's market on August 27th in Kittery. We will be celebrating the 2nd birthday of the Green Families Club with a number of hands-on activities for the kids, live music, and delicious food! The vendors of the Kittery Farmer's Market will have great items available for purchase, while a number of our GA Business Partners will be setting up fun, educational booths with plenty of cool, hands-on activities!

The GA is also hosting an essay contest, with all applicants receiving their prizes at the party. All applicants will receive generous prizes including one Isles of Shoals Steamship Company Ticket, one Gundalow Company Sailing Ticket, a Green Families Club Membership, a t-shirt made from recycled Coca-Cola products, and so much more! Grand prize winner will receive 2 Loon Adventure Passes good for a day of zip-lining, bike rentals, logjam, and etc. in addition to the prizes lifted above! 

 It is sure to be an evening you and the family won't want to miss. 

The event is free and open to the public! 

For more information on the celebration and essay contest, click here

Aug 29 - Gundalow Discovery Afternoon Sail

Gundalow Company, 60 Marcy Street, Portsmouth

3-5 p.m.

Come explore the Piscataqua River with the Gundalow Company this summer. This two hour sail is educational, informative, and always a great time! The theme for this particular sail is Arts of the Sailor. Guests are welcome to pack a picnic and beverages to enjoy on this relaxing sail. For more information, click here!

 

 

Aug 31 - Seacoast Science Center presents Music-by-the-Sea Concert Series

Seacoast Science Center

6:00 p.m.

One of the most fun-loving, local party bands is back on August 31; 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.  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 $10 for adults and $2 for children ages 3-12; under 3 are free. Tickets are available online here, at the Center, or at the gate the evening of the concert. Members can purchase their tickets at half-price. For more information, call 603-436-8043.

Aug 31 - Gundalow Little Harbor Sail

Gundalow Company, 60 Marcy Street, Portsmouth

noon-2:30 p.m.

Sail into Little Harbor with the Gundalow Company for this special Sunday cruise. See the historic Wentworth by-the-Sea Hotel and Newcastle Island. Guests are welcome to pack a picnic and beverages to enjoy on this relaxing sail. For more information, click here!

 

Sep 07 - Isle of Shoals Acoustic Sunset Cruise

Isles of Shoals Steamship Company, 315 Market Street

7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Join the Isle of Shoals Steamship Company for a live acoustic performance by Dave Gerard and specialty wines. More information coming soon!  

Sep 10 - Ridgeview Construction Debuts Ecofriendly Home

39 True Road, Salisbury, Massachusetts

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

For Boston Magazine's tenth annual Design Project, general contractor Ridgeview Construction has reinvented a modular home to be completely net-zero with minimal waste. The modern ecofriendly home located in Salisbury Massachusetts will be showcased this fall to benefit Boston Children's Hospital. Home owners, Natalie and Tom Treat we thrilled at the opportunity to be financially sustainable and live environmentally, and offered their home for the project when the original homeowners stepped out. Shane Carter of Ridgeview has outfitted the home with solar panels that will generate approximately the same amount of energy consumed by the building. In addition to solar energy the home features a heat pump heating system that reduces green house gas emissions by 60%. Ridgeview also worked with designer Lisa Wasserman on the project to tie the home together with an appealing style. This fall following the completion of the home, the Treats will host multiple open houses allowing the public an opportunity to experience a modular eco-friendly home. These upcoming open houses are perfect for homeowners looking to renovate their homes in an environmental manner. In addition all of the proceeds from the open houses will benefit Boston Children's Hospital. The open houses will take place from September 10th-October 5th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, with an exception of 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursdays.  

Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at the door.  For more information visit www.bostonmagazine.com/designhome or contact Ridgeview Construction at 603-303-7206.

 

 

Sep 11 - Ridgeview Construction Debuts Ecofriendly Home

39 True Road, Salisbury, Massachusetts

10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

For Boston Magazine's tenth annual Design Project, general contractor Ridgeview Construction has reinvented a modular home to be completely net-zero with minimal waste. The modern ecofriendly home located in Salisbury Massachusetts will be showcased this fall to benefit Boston Children's Hospital. Home owners, Natalie and Tom Treat we thrilled at the opportunity to be financially sustainable and live environmentally, and offered their home for the project when the original homeowners stepped out. Shane Carter of Ridgeview has outfitted the home with solar panels that will generate approximately the same amount of energy consumed by the building. In addition to solar energy the home features a heat pump heating system that reduces green house gas emissions by 60%. Ridgeview also worked with designer Lisa Wasserman on the project to tie the home together with an appealing style. This fall following the completion of the home, the Treats will host multiple open houses allowing the public an opportunity to experience a modular eco-friendly home. These upcoming open houses are perfect for homeowners looking to renovate their homes in an environmental manner. In addition all of the proceeds from the open houses will benefit Boston Children's Hospital. The open houses will take place from September 10th-October 5th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, with an exception of 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursdays.

Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at the door. For more information visit www.bostonmagazine.com/designhome or contact Ridgeview Construction at 603-303-7206.

Sep 12 - Ridgeview Construction Debuts Ecofriendly Home For Charity

39 True Road in Salisbury, Massachusetts

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

For Boston Magazine's tenth annual Design Project, general contractor Ridgeview Construction has reinvented a modular home to be completely net-zero with minimal waste. The modern ecofriendly home located in Salisbury Massachusetts will be showcased this fall to benefit Boston Children's Hospital. Home owners, Natalie and Tom Treat we thrilled at the opportunity to be financially sustainable and live environmentally, and offered their home for the project when the original homeowners stepped out. Shane Carter of Ridgeview has outfitted the home with solar panels that will generate approximately the same amount of energy consumed by the building. In addition to solar energy the home features a heat pump heating system that reduces green house gas emissions by 60%. Ridgeview also worked with designer Lisa Wasserman on the project to tie the home together with an appealing style. This fall following the completion of the home, the Treats will host multiple open houses allowing the public an opportunity to experience a modular eco-friendly home. These upcoming open houses are perfect for homeowners looking to renovate their homes in an environmental manner. In addition all of the proceeds from the open houses will benefit Boston Children's Hospital. The open houses will take place from September 10th-October 5th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, with an exception of 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursdays.

Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at the door. For more information visit www.bostonmagazine.com/designhome or contact Ridgeview Construction at 603-303-7206.

 

Sep 13 - Ridgeview Construction Debuts Ecofriendly Home For Charity

39 True Road, Salisbury, Massachusetts

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

For Boston Magazine's tenth annual Design Project, general contractor Ridgeview Construction has reinvented a modular home to be completely net-zero with minimal waste. The modern ecofriendly home located in Salisbury Massachusetts will be showcased this fall to benefit Boston Children's Hospital. Home owners, Natalie and Tom Treat we thrilled at the opportunity to be financially sustainable and live environmentally, and offered their home for the project when the original homeowners stepped out. Shane Carter of Ridgeview has outfitted the home with solar panels that will generate approximately the same amount of energy consumed by the building. In addition to solar energy the home features a heat pump heating system that reduces green house gas emissions by 60%. Ridgeview also worked with designer Lisa Wasserman on the project to tie the home together with an appealing style. This fall following the completion of the home, the Treats will host multiple open houses allowing the public an opportunity to experience a modular eco-friendly home. These upcoming open houses are perfect for homeowners looking to renovate their homes in an environmental manner. In addition all of the proceeds from the open houses will benefit Boston Children's Hospital. The open houses will take place from September 10th-October 5th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, with an exception of 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursdays.

Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at the door. For more information visit www.bostonmagazine.com/designhome or contact Ridgeview Construction at 603-303-7206.

Sep 13 - Craft Beer & Food Passport 2014 Tour *SOLD OUT*

Strawbery Banke

Diplomat VIP 4 - 7:30 p.m, Main Event 5 - 7:30 p.m

Craft Beer & Food Passport 2014 Tour is a delicious event located at the historic Strawbery Banke in Portsmouth NH!  This event is being hosted by a Green Alliance business partner, NHPTV.  The proceeds are supporting the hosts of the event, NHPTV and Strawberry Banke.  This event of the season includes over 20 craft beers paired with foods created by the region's most popular chefs.  Green Alliance business partners, The Portsmouth Brewery and Smuttynose Brewery will be partaking in this event. To view more of these brewers and restaurants participating in the event click here.  Diplomat VIP tickets are $110, where you can taste exclusive small batch brews and special pairings in the VIP tent. These guests will enter the event an hour early, getting a head start over others attaining the main event. Main Event tickets are $65, this ticket gets you over 20 craft beers paired with delicious cuisine. The Designated Driver tickets are $30 and include delicious cuisine with non-alcoholic beverages.  To purchase a ticket to this exclusive event click here before the event sells out!     

 

THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT! Check back for more great events with Smuttynose! 

Sep 14 - Harvest Moon Festival

Redhook Brewery, Portsmouth

12 a.m.

Come join us for the Harvest Moon Festival on September 14 with headliner: Rusted Root. Other musical acts include Adam Ezra Group and Bliss. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 day of. Harvest Moon Festival benefits Womenade. More information on ticket sales at Redhook.

 

Sep 14 - Ridgeview Construction Debuts Ecofriendly Home For Charity

39 True Road, Salisbury, Massachusetts

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

For Boston Magazine's tenth annual Design Project, general contractor Ridgeview Construction has reinvented a modular home to be completely net-zero with minimal waste. The modern ecofriendly home located in Salisbury Massachusetts will be showcased this fall to benefit Boston Children's Hospital. Home owners, Natalie and Tom Treat we thrilled at the opportunity to be financially sustainable and live environmentally, and offered their home for the project when the original homeowners stepped out. Shane Carter of Ridgeview has outfitted the home with solar panels that will generate approximately the same amount of energy consumed by the building. In addition to solar energy the home features a heat pump heating system that reduces green house gas emissions by 60%. Ridgeview also worked with designer Lisa Wasserman on the project to tie the home together with an appealing style. This fall following the completion of the home, the Treats will host multiple open houses allowing the public an opportunity to experience a modular eco-friendly home. These upcoming open houses are perfect for homeowners looking to renovate their homes in an environmental manner. In addition all of the proceeds from the open houses will benefit Boston Children's Hospital. The open houses will take place from September 10th-October 5th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, with an exception of 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursdays.

Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at the door. For more information visit www.bostonmagazine.com/designhome or contact Ridgeview Construction at 603-303-7206.

 

Sep 14 - Open Streets Portsmouth

Portsmouth

noon-4 pm

On Sunday September 14, Open Streets Portsmouth will be transforming a mile of neighborhood streets into a public park for people to walk, bike, stroll, skip, whatever. Seacoast Velokids will have cycling skills for kids at Lafayette playground, plus a Strider bike test area for little kids and a Trek Demo trailer for the adult kids. Seacoast United will have skills clinics and more at Clough Field. And, there will be a few yoga locations along the route. Open Streets Portsmouth is also looking for volunteers for the day of the event, September 14. Volunteers are needed at intersections with a couple small barricades, to make sure that people find their way and that vehicles are either redirected or slowly guided to/from their driveway. For more information on this event, click here. If you are interested in volunteering please email, OpenStreetsPortsmouth@gmail.com

 

Sep 17 - Ridgeview Construction Debuts Ecofriendly Home For Charity

39 True Road, Salisbury, Massachusetts

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

For Boston Magazine's tenth annual Design Project, general contractor Ridgeview Construction has reinvented a modular home to be completely net-zero with minimal waste. The modern ecofriendly home located in Salisbury Massachusetts will be showcased this fall to benefit Boston Children's Hospital. Home owners, Natalie and Tom Treat we thrilled at the opportunity to be financially sustainable and live environmentally, and offered their home for the project when the original homeowners stepped out. Shane Carter of Ridgeview has outfitted the home with solar panels that will generate approximately the same amount of energy consumed by the building. In addition to solar energy the home features a heat pump heating system that reduces green house gas emissions by 60%. Ridgeview also worked with designer Lisa Wasserman on the project to tie the home together with an appealing style. This fall following the completion of the home, the Treats will host multiple open houses allowing the public an opportunity to experience a modular eco-friendly home. These upcoming open houses are perfect for homeowners looking to renovate their homes in an environmental manner. In addition all of the proceeds from the open houses will benefit Boston Children's Hospital. The open houses will take place from September 10th-October 5th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, with an exception of 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursdays.

Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at the door. For more information visit www.bostonmagazine.com/designhome or contact Ridgeview Construction at 603-303-7206.

Sep 18 - Ridgeview Construction Debuts Ecofriendly Home For Charity

39 True Road, Salisbury, Massachusetts

10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

For Boston Magazine's tenth annual Design Project, general contractor Ridgeview Construction has reinvented a modular home to be completely net-zero with minimal waste. The modern ecofriendly home located in Salisbury Massachusetts will be showcased this fall to benefit Boston Children's Hospital. Home owners, Natalie and Tom Treat we thrilled at the opportunity to be financially sustainable and live environmentally, and offered their home for the project when the original homeowners stepped out. Shane Carter of Ridgeview has outfitted the home with solar panels that will generate approximately the same amount of energy consumed by the building. In addition to solar energy the home features a heat pump heating system that reduces green house gas emissions by 60%. Ridgeview also worked with designer Lisa Wasserman on the project to tie the home together with an appealing style. This fall following the completion of the home, the Treats will host multiple open houses allowing the public an opportunity to experience a modular eco-friendly home. These upcoming open houses are perfect for homeowners looking to renovate their homes in an environmental manner. In addition all of the proceeds from the open houses will benefit Boston Children's Hospital. The open houses will take place from September 10th-October 5th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, with an exception of 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursdays.

Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at the door. For more information visit www.bostonmagazine.com/designhome or contact Ridgeview Construction at 603-303-7206.

Sep 19 - Ridgeview Construction Debuts Ecofriendly Home For Charity

39 True Road, Salisbury, Massachusetts

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

For Boston Magazine's tenth annual Design Project, general contractor Ridgeview Construction has reinvented a modular home to be completely net-zero with minimal waste. The modern ecofriendly home located in Salisbury Massachusetts will be showcased this fall to benefit Boston Children's Hospital. Home owners, Natalie and Tom Treat we thrilled at the opportunity to be financially sustainable and live environmentally, and offered their home for the project when the original homeowners stepped out. Shane Carter of Ridgeview has outfitted the home with solar panels that will generate approximately the same amount of energy consumed by the building. In addition to solar energy the home features a heat pump heating system that reduces green house gas emissions by 60%. Ridgeview also worked with designer Lisa Wasserman on the project to tie the home together with an appealing style. This fall following the completion of the home, the Treats will host multiple open houses allowing the public an opportunity to experience a modular eco-friendly home. These upcoming open houses are perfect for homeowners looking to renovate their homes in an environmental manner. In addition all of the proceeds from the open houses will benefit Boston Children's Hospital. The open houses will take place from September 10th-October 5th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, with an exception of 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursdays.

Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at the door. For more information visit www.bostonmagazine.com/designhome or contact Ridgeview Construction at 603-303-7206.

 

Sep 19 - Matt Jenson & The Liquid Revolution with the Berklee College Bob Marley Ensemble

7 Medford St, Arlington Ma

7:30 p.m.

Join a local seacoast band, Matt Jenson & the Liquid Revolution, with the Berklee College Bob Marley Ensamble for a Multimedia Reggae Concert Experience.  This fun concert supports the Peoples Climate March in NYC September 21.  This event will get you ready for the march with music, movement, community and positive vibes!  Purchase tickets on their website for $18 in advance, or at the door for $23.   

Sep 20 - Ridgeview Construction Debuts Ecofriendly Home For Charity

39 True Road, Salisbury, Massachusetts

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

For Boston Magazine's tenth annual Design Project, general contractor Ridgeview Construction has reinvented a modular home to be completely net-zero with minimal waste. The modern ecofriendly home located in Salisbury Massachusetts will be showcased this fall to benefit Boston Children's Hospital. Home owners, Natalie and Tom Treat we thrilled at the opportunity to be financially sustainable and live environmentally, and offered their home for the project when the original homeowners stepped out. Shane Carter of Ridgeview has outfitted the home with solar panels that will generate approximately the same amount of energy consumed by the building. In addition to solar energy the home features a heat pump heating system that reduces green house gas emissions by 60%. Ridgeview also worked with designer Lisa Wasserman on the project to tie the home together with an appealing style. This fall following the completion of the home, the Treats will host multiple open houses allowing the public an opportunity to experience a modular eco-friendly home. These upcoming open houses are perfect for homeowners looking to renovate their homes in an environmental manner. In addition all of the proceeds from the open houses will benefit Boston Children's Hospital. The open houses will take place from September 10th-October 5th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, with an exception of 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursdays.

Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at the door. For more information visit www.bostonmagazine.com/designhome or contact Ridgeview Construction at 603-303-7206.