On Memorial Day, we honor those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. Here are some of the events happening near Portsmouth, NH that give you the opportunity to do just that.
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20th Annual Runner’s Alley/Redhook Memorial 5K Road Race
This year’s Runner’s Alley/Redhook Memorial 5K Road Race is taking place on Sunday, May 28 beginning at 11:00 a.m. at Redhook Brewery. To participate in the race, adults can register from now until race day for $35. All proceeds from the race are donated to Krempels Center on Community Campus. A Kids Fun Run is being held before the race at 10:15 am and costs $5 per child. Learn more.
Memorial Day Fireworks Display | Hampton, NH
On Sunday, May 29, 2017, there will be a special fireworks display on Hampton Beach in honor of Memorial Day. The display is set to begin at 9:30 p.m. on the beach at the end of B and C Streets. Learn more.
70th Annual Memorial Day Parade | Durham, NH
Durham’s 70th Annual Memorial Day Parade is happening on Monday, May 29, 2017 beginning at 10:00 a.m. at Mill Pond Road. The parade continues toward Main Street and ends in front of Memorial Park.
Memorial Day Parade | Exeter, NH
The Exeter Memorial Day Parade is taking place at 10:30 a.m. beginning at Swasey Park. The route winds along Front Street and ends at Gale Park, where there will be a special flag ceremony with guest speakers.
Memorial Day Celebration at Stratham Hill Park
On Monday, May 29, 2017, the Town of Stratham is hosting a special Memorial Day Celebration at Stratham Hill Park beginning at 12:00 p.m. Learn more.