After years of restoration, please join the non-profit Rocks Village Memorial Association to celebrate the work that’s been done on this historic fire station and meeting house. Stroll down to the river, visit the Toll House Museum, purchase art from local artists and become part of our future success by participating in our “Sponsor a Settee” program. Art Show is in conjunction with The Switchboard and will continue through the month of May. See rocksvillage.org for more details.
Art show and open house is open weekends, 12pm-3pm on May 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25 & 26
Looking for something fun to do in Haverhill over Memorial Day Weekend? Visit the Spring Farmers’ Market at Willow Spring Vineyards! One day only. Live music, family-friendly, indoors. Relax, sip and shop!
Guerilla Opera presents a gripping evening of world premiere music preceded by an enriching historical experiences in Haverhill, Massachusetts, where it all began! The historical experience sends you to one of two nearby destinations, via secret itinerary, to explore the story behind the opera. The experiences converge at HC Media at Harbor Place for a thrilling concert of music from the current production of Rumpelstiltskin and the world premiere of scenes from The Captivity of Hannah Duston! Admission to the historical expedition is $45.00 per person and includes the price of concert admission. Admission to concert alone may be purchased separately and is $25 general, $20.00 for Seniors, $10.00 for students as well as for patrons who are blind or visually impaired. Tickets are available online at www.guerillaopera.org/events or at-the-door.
The 41st annual Lou Marcel Canoe Race – Luau on the River, in honor of our veterans. Benefitting Northeast Veterans Outreach Center. Grab your canoe and enjoy a 7 mile ride on the Merrimack River. Get in the spirit by decorating your canoe and dressing up for this year’s theme “Luau on the River”. Once down the river enjoy complimentary lunch and a free t-shirt. Stay for awards, raffles and music. Canoes and kayaks available for rental. Shuttles available to and from starting location. Rain or shine. Let’s make this 41st year the best year ever! Hosted by Crescent Yacht Club. For more information contact Michelle (978) 476-0039 www.loumarcelcanoerace.com
Classical to contemporary Opera performed live to benefit Creative Haverhill’s Capital Campaign to turn the old Cogswell School into a Community Art Space! Enjoy light refreshments and a silent auction from 6:00pm – 7:00pm, and a wide range of opera music spanning from classical favorites to contemporary hits from 7:00pm – 8:30pm. Featured musicians include: Aliana de la Guardia, Susan Consoli, Lauren Sprague, Sara A. Sturdivant, Heather Butler, Risa Annicchiario, Jennifer Onello, and Jonathan Uber. Tickets available online: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bach-to-broadway-classical-to-contemporary-opera-performed-live-tickets-59165679139 Tickets will also be available at the door on the date of the event. Hosted by Creative Haverhill.