The City of Portsmouth, NH
The City’s growth over the past few years has been strong, with a commitment to arts and culture and with a core foundation in its variety of diverse events and activities for the enjoyment of residents and visitors. Join our brilliant seacoast town with our Market Square Day and cycle races, Portsmouth Pride, Pro Portsmouth Summer in the Streets Music Series, NH Art Association – Plein Air Paint Out Event, and many more including the Round Island Regatta.
AWARD – WINNING RESTAURANTS
Whether it be old-world Italian charm at Ristorante Massimo’s, a taste of Mexico, or seafood caught right off the shore, the Portsmouth restaurant scene has so much to offer. Need a cup of coffee to start your day? In just a hop, skip, and a jump find coffee shops old and new, like White Heron Tea. Have an interest in beer? Stop at one of the local breweries such as The Great Rhythm Brewery and test a flight for yourself.
From a quick bite to eat at Lexie’s Joint, to fine dining or grab a burger with a waterfront view, there’s always an option perfect to fit your mood and appetite. Many of the spots offer mobile reservations as well. With just a click, a date night or family dinner can be booked completely hassle free.
TO-DO IN THE WEST END
With this location, you are put right in the heart of Portsmouth’s restaurants and nightlife. Don’t worry about hailing an Uber or even paying for parking, because popular bars and taverns are only a walk away. This up and coming community is known for its artistic and cultural events.
Every Fall the “Westival” celebration bring locals from all around the seacoast area to listen to live music and kick it with a craft beer. Whether it be watching the big game at a casual sports bar, or music and dancing at the club, the options are endless.
BEACHES & DOCKS
The New Hampshire seacoast has been a fan favorite for over a century. From the beautiful beaches filled with sunbathers and fishermen in North Hampton and Rye, to the even closer Great Island Common in New Castle. Not only are there beaches to be explored, but there are docks, parks, and shops nearby to be enjoyed. There are paddle board rentals, surf lessons, and even the classic boogie boards for kids. Whether you just want a day to relax and soak up some sun, or take a surf lesson and learn a skill, either is only a short drive away.