Presenting Sponsor


 

 

"Voted One of the Top 100 Events

in North America "

-American Bus Association

1996-2001-2003-2006-2007-2009-2010-2011-2012-2013

 

 

 

CELEBRATING 27 YEARS AS

NEW HAMPSHIRE’S

LARGEST SEASIDE FESTIVAL!

FESTIVAL FACT SHEET

 

WHEN:  Weekend after Labor Day: September 9, 10, 11, 2016

  • Friday - 4 PM to 9 PM
  • Saturday - 10 AM to 9 PM
  • Sunday - 10 AM to 6 PM

 

WHATA spectacular Seaside Festival (Ocean Boulevard closed to traffic) featuring:

  • 60 of the Seacoast’s top restaurants serving an abundance of mouthwatering seafood.  Choose from favorites like fried clams, shrimp, and lobster (steamed, fried, or in a roll) to non-seafood items like BBQ Ribs, “Blooming Onions” and sumptuous desserts.
  • 80 Arts & Crafts vendors promoting locally made products and hundreds of Ocean Boulevard merchants offering end-of-the-season Sidewalk Sales.
  • Continuous Entertainment on two stages featuring 15 of the top local Bands playing a variety of music — Blues, Jazz, the Oldies but Goodies, and even a little Rock & Roll!
  • Kiddie Land – Entertainment for families and kids.
  • Spectacular fireworks display — Saturday at 8:15 PM.
  • A "Don't Miss" thrilling Skydiving demonstration, Sunday at 5 PM.
  • Wicked Bites Culinary Chef Demonstrations Saturday and Sunday 11 AM to 4 PM.
  • A 200 foot beverage tent serving beer and wine!
  • A beach cabana bar featuring great bands in the sand!
  • Annual Lobster Roll Eating Contest Saturday, 2:00 pm

                   

WHERE:  Ocean Boulevard (Center Beach) is closed to traffic and becomes a pedestrian mall.

FREE SHUTTLE & PARKINGFree parking and shuttle service is available at over 13 in-town satellite parking lots. The shuttle service has proved to be the fastest, safest, and most cost effective way to get to the Festival.  With no cost, and less aggravation; it has become the most popular way to attend and enjoy the Festival.  For a complete list of available lots check out our website at www.hamptonbeachseafoodfestival.com  –OR– Park at the NH State Park (near Seabrook Bridge, Rte. 1A).  Parking is $15 per car with FREE TROLLEY SERVICE.

FESTIVAL ADMISSIONS: 

  • $5 per Adult on Friday and $10 per Adult on Saturday and $8 Sunday
  • Children under 12 free of charge

SUGGESTIONS:

Wear comfortable shoes!  Do not eat before you come!  Make an early reservation at one of our fine lodging establishments.  Bring your friends and family.  Please note:  Pets are NOT allowed per town ordinance.

INFORMATION: Call the Hampton Area Chamber of Commerce at (603)-926-8718 or visit www.hamptonbeachseafoodfestival.com

Bon Appetit!

 

“One of the Top 100 Events in

North America"

 - American Bus Association

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