Hampton Beach is located in Rockingham County in the southeastern part of the state along the Atlantic Ocean on Highway 1A near Hampton. Hampton Beach occupies three miles of shoreline, from Rye to the Hampton River, and is a delicate curve whose graceful sweep is boldly broken by a spray-laced promontory known as 'Great Boar's Head'.
Visit the New Hampshire Marine Memorial, across from the Ashworth by the Sea Hotel, which was dedicated on Memorial Day in 1957 in honor of all New Hampshire sons and daughters who were lost or buried at sea during World War II. From its six-foot base, the statue stands 12 feet tall and bears 10 columns originally totalling 248 names with the state seal at each end.
08/07 Coming to The area Hebron Maple Festival Hebron CT March16-17 Each year thousands of people come from miles around to enjoy and experience the weekend of maple related events. Taste of the Valley Plymouth NH March21 Experience all of your favorite local flavors. Several restaurants from the region will be there hoping to win your vote in the "Best in Show" competition.
Seacoast Home and Garden Show Durham NH March23-24 The 19th annual show features more than 225 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and services for your home. Green Mountain Film Festival Montpelier VT March22-31 Culture reigns at the Green Mountain Film Festival, featuring powerful programming on a wide range of subjects, interesting and often unexpected guests, and a convivial atmosphere. 7th Annual Great International Spring Beer Festival Providence RI April20 Your Beer Festival Admission Ticket will allow you UNLIMITED SAMPLING of more than 250 brewers, live music, food and MUCH MORE at the Rhode Island Convention Center. New England Folk Festival Mansfield MA April19-21 A fabulous blend of dance, music, crafts, and food from many lands.