Sumner Knight Series

The Keene Music Festival, in collaboration with Keene Parks and Rec, Southwestern Community Services, Brewbakers, and The Starving Artist presents a series of concerts at the Sumner Knight Chapel in Woodlawn Cemetery. This amazing little venue features music in its natural form. No amplification or sound equipment is used during … Continue reading

Music on Norway Pond Concert Series

Since May of 2009, the Music on Norway Pond Concert Series has been offering unique hour-long performances on Sunday afternoons during the fall, winter and spring months. Artistic Director and concert curator Jody Hill Simpson invites musicians, many of them colleagues from her professional life in Boston, to share their … Continue reading

Keene Concerts on the Common

On Wednesday evenings, from 7:00 – 8:30, local musicians perform on the bandstand in the heart of downtown Keene. Named one of the 2009 “10 Great Public Spaces” by the American Planning Association, Keene’s Central Square features a bandstand, plenty of shade, and a picturesque venue surrounded by shops and restaurants. In case of inclement weather, … Continue reading

Music in Depot Park

At the junction of the Contoocook River and the Nubanusit Brook lies Depot Park. Designed by Gordon Hayward, the Park features a hedge trimmed stone amphitheatre. This is the stage for the Music in Depot Park series, held on Friday evenings during the summer from 6:00 – 7:30. Visitors of … Continue reading

Hancock Summer Concert Series

On Thursday evenings from mid-July through early August, the Hancock Historic District comes alive with music. Local musicians perform on the gazebo at the Common, located at the west end of town, beginning at 7:00. The park is large, shaded, and there is plenty of parking nearby. In case of … Continue reading

Antrim in the Evening

During July and August, the Antrim Parks and Recreation department works with town volunteers and business to bring the annual Antrim in the Evening series. Most of the events in the series are musical; the past few years have included two evenings of theater, storytelling, or a nature program. Concerts … Continue reading

Jaffrey Concerts on the Common

TEAM Jaffrey puts together a fun evening each Wednesday from July through mid-August. Concerts on the Common features local musicians from the Monadnock region of all genres. Additionally, there are games for children, themed activities, refreshments, and/or special promotions from local businesses. Not only a great opportunity to acquaint yourself … Continue reading

Greenfield Music on the Common

In the quaint town of Greenfield lies a large, shaded, sloped park. The top of this hill is the venue for concerts of all musical genres. A joint effort of the Greenfield Recreation Department and local businesses, the Music on the Common series runs from early July through the end … Continue reading

Town of Henniker Summer Concert Series

A wide range of musical offerings can be heard at Henniker Community Park on Tuesday evenings. The Angela Robinson Band Stand, built in 2006, is the stage for performances, attended by an average audience of 250. The park is large, shaded, and located in front of the Henniker Community Center, … Continue reading