Newbury Recreation Department Upcoming Activities

Here is a listing of Newbury Recrection Department events. Register on the Newbury Recreation Department website                                                        


Plant Night - Create A Zen Space!

Come plant with Alli from Allioops Flowers and Gifts of New London, NH. Learn how to add a little Zen to your space, by creating a succulent and candle planter!  Alli will teach us the tips and tricks to growing lively healthy succulents. We'll provide all the materials and tools you'll need! Refreshments will be served.

Cost: $50 per/person

Date: Friday, April 20

Time: 6:00-8:00PM

Place: Newbury Veterans Hall

Paint and Sip with Mia Marzelli

Come paint, sip a glass of wine and socialize with friends!  The very talented Mia Marzelli will instruct us on how to paint step by step. At the end of the evening, you will have your very own masterpiece to take home and hang. The evening’s painting is rated easy/beginner and is entitled “A view from Sunset Hill”.

Cost $30 per/person

Date: Friday, May 18

Time: 6:00-8:00PM

Place: Newbury Veterans Hall

Chicken Farmer 5K – Flat, Fast and Fabulous!

Check-In and onsite Registration: 8:00AM 

Race Time: 9:00AM. 

Place: South Newbury Union Church, 162 Village Road, South Newbury 


Adult 5K 18+       5 km      9:00 AM               $25

Senior 5K 65+     5 km      9:00 AM               $20

Youth 5K              5 km      9:00 AM               $15


This year we are hatching a new route.  The race will be held in South Newbury Village. It will begin and end at the South Newbury Union Church  162 Village Road in South Newbury.  This year 50% of our profits will be donated to the Norris Cotton Cancer Center!

For up-to-date information or to register for the race please use one of the links below:

 Chicken Farmer Facebook page:

To register for the race:

Newbury Rocks the Harbor: Summer Concerts 2018

Come on down and help us Rock the Harbor
Thursday evenings at the Newbury Town Gazebo!

Thursday, July 5: GrooveSum (Funk/Blues/Jam/Rock/Roll)
Thursday, July 12: Duppy Conquerors (Bob Marley Reggae Tribute Band)     
Thursday, July 19: DoBros (Down Home NH Folk/Bluegrass)
Thursday, July 26: Jocelyn & Chris Arndt (Blues/Rock Band)        
Thursday, August 2: Erin Harpe and the Delta Swingers (Southern Blues)    
Thursday, August 9: Canyon Run (American Country)     
Thursday, August 16: The Flames (Local Oldies Band)

Saturday, July 14: Living On A Bad Name (Bon Jovi Tribute Band)