A sequence of public occasions this summer time and fall guarantees to make downtown Haverhill the place to be in 2022.
Vacation spot Downtown Haverhill is selling occasions and applications from June to October that, organizers say, “convey folks collectively and spotlight Haverhill’s historic downtown.” Actions embrace Haverhill ArtWalk, Farmers Market, CiderFEAST New England, Longest Desk, Restaurant Week, Tasty Awards and River Ruckus.
The group is a community-led partnership of residents and nonprofit organizations are dedicated to the commerce and tradition of Haverhill’s historic downtown. Its chief mentioned the neighborhood is anticipating an important sequence of occasions.
“I’m excited to be part of this wonderful neighborhood and attend all these great Vacation spot Downtown Occasions this summer time,” mentioned Alex Eberhardt, president of the Higher Haverhill Chamber of Commerce. “I’m desperate to giggle, discover, create and eat and drink with all of you!”
Right here’s a listing of upcoming occasions.
Haverhill Artwork Stroll is an out of doors and indoor occasion highlighting native companies, forgotten alleyways and underutilized areas with plein air portray, exhibitions, demonstrations and music performances.
Walks happen the second Saturday of the month between June and October, from 3-6 p.m., all through the Haverhill Riverfront Cultural District.
Haverhill Farmers Market returns for its forty fourth season, promoting an expanded number of farm- contemporary fruits, herbs, eggs, greens, baked items, hummus, native wine, honey, contemporary breads, handmade soaps, doggie treats, ice cream and extra. This family-friendly market additionally consists of meals demonstrations, native music and kids’s actions.
It takes place Saturdays, June 25 to Oct. 29, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m., on the Herbert H. Goecke Jr. Memorial Parking Deck, Merrimack Avenue.
CiderFEAST New England, second annual occasion, returns Thursday, June 23, from 5:30-8 p.m., in historic downtown Haverhill’s riverfront at Harbor Place. Attendees might pattern exhausting cider from 12 of the highest cider makers in New England. All inclusive, stroll round foods and drinks tasting occasion. Tickets are available here.
L’Arche Boston North’s Longest Desk, third annual, encourages company to interrupt bread with pals and neighbors below the celebs. The evening consists of reside music, dancing and dinner served by a few of Haverhill’s premier eating places. It takes place Thursday, Aug. 18, from 6-9 p.m., at its new location, the Rep. Brian S. Dempsey Boardwalk, alongside the Merrimack River in downtown Haverhill.
Haverhill Restaurant Week celebrates the “Seven Tasty Days of Summer time,” with its fifth annual Restaurant Week. It highlights the most effective of Haverhill eateries with every week’s price of offers and provides diners the chance to get pleasure from a full menu of choices from the most effective slice of pizza to scrumptious prix-fixe meals. Organizers say Haverhill has slightly little bit of the whole lot—from coffeehouses to bistros, trattorias to pubs—that function a few of the finest Texas Southern bbq, genuine Irish delicacies, wood-fired pizzas and extra. It runs Friday, Aug. 19-Thursday, Aug. 25.
Tasty Awards celebrates Haverhill eating places and highlights a few of the metropolis’s most revered restaurant professionals. It takes place Thursday, Aug. 25, from 6-8 p.m., at a venue to be named.
Workforce Haverhill’s River Ruckus is an annual citywide pageant celebrating the pure sources and fantastic thing about the Merrimack River. It attracts greater than 5,000 guests and residents for a day of household actions together with a Basic Automotive present, reside music produced by 92.5 The River, youngsters’s actions within the Children Zone, meals from native eating places, an artwork exhibition, crafts present and fireworks over the Merrimack River! River Ruckus takes place Saturday, Sept. 24, from noon-8:30 p.m., within the Haverhill Riverfront Cultural District on Washington Avenue and Rep. Brian S. Dempsey Boardwalk.