Local’s Cafe at Nelson’s Candies

World-class blues acts come to Wilton about a dozen times a year to play at Local’s Café on Main Street in Wilton.  Brainchild of Nelson’s Candies’ owner Doug Nelson, the café is a side room to the candy shop with comfortable seating for about 50 people.  The room is long, … Continue reading

Gardner Ale House Brewery & Restaurant

Gardner Ale House Brewery & Restaurant is a music venue, pub, micro-brewery and full service restaurant located just over the New Hampshire border. It is a family style pub and restaurant featuring fresh, bistro style food in an upscale setting seven days a week. The brewery offers at least 6 … Continue reading

Mama McDonough’s Irish Pub

Located in the center of Hillsborough, Mama McDonough’s is the quintessential Irish pub. The wait staff is friendly, the crowds large, and the energy is bustling and fun.  At the front of the pub is a stage with a diverse line-up of bands who perform for an appreciative audience.  The … Continue reading

Whetstone Station Restaurant and Brewery

Located on the Connecticut River at the foot of the Brattleboro downtown area, Whetstone Station is a microbrewery and restaurant that hosts live music. Music lovers enjoy local, regional and occasionally national acts of all genres and Thursday evening and sometimes on Sundays as well. Owners Tim and Amy Brady … Continue reading

Hooker-Dunham Theater and Gallery

The Hooker-Dunham Theater and Gallery is an art gallery, performance auditorium, and meeting space located in downtown Brattleboro. Run by a volunteer staff, the 3000 foot space hosts musicians and performance artists, visual artists,actors and filmmakers. Its mission to provide an auditorium and / or space on a share-of-the-cost basis. … Continue reading

The Wreck Room

The Wreck Room, located next to La Mia Casa Pizzaria,  is a pub and game room. On weekends The Wreck  Room brings local and regional acts every weekend to Peterborough. The room is emptied to accommodate nearly 250 live music fans in a concert style setting.The bar at the back of the … Continue reading

Toll Booth Tavern

Located at the Crocheted Mountain Golf Club in Francestown, the Toll Booth Tavern comes alive with music and dancing on Friday evenings starting at 7:00. The Tavern is a long room flanked by a bar and stools on one side with 12 beer taps and many beverage options. Check out … Continue reading

Shaka’s Bar and Grill

Local bands, solo and acoustic acts, open mics and Karaoke are all part of the line-up at Shaka’s.  Located in Milford, Shaka’s philosophy is that a festive bar atmosphere works well with quality food. To that end, Shaka’s serves bar bites, pub-inspired favorites,  hand tossed pizza, and specials. Shaka’s is … Continue reading

Francestown Meeting House

The Old Meeting House has been the hub of community life for more than two centuries. It has hosted church services, town meetings, weddings, concerts, festivals and other cultural events. Run by a volunteer board, the Old Meeting House holds events from May through October in the heart of Francestown. … Continue reading

Local Burger

Located in the heart of downtown Keene, Local Burger serves up live music on the weekends and an Open Mic on Wednesdays. Concerts are organized by Rokkor Live Music, which features metal and rock, as well as other genres, and a number of the shows are acoustic. Most of the … Continue reading