Staying Cool when it’s soooo Hot

It’s been a hot summer and the long range forecast indicates the heat will be sticking around. So, how do you stay cool during this hot weather? We are looking for local suggestions for beating the heat or embracing it. Do you head out on the Squamscott and enjoy some boating, kayaking or stand-up paddleboarding? […]

Bubble Soccer comes to Exeter

Our guest blogger is Megan Spellman. Megan is a Recreation Management & Policy major at UNH, interning with the Exeter Parks and Recreation Department this summer. ——– As an intern at EPRD, I wanted to create a new event that would cater to adults. I noticed the department did not offer many programs/events to the […]

Ready, Set, Pokemon “Go”

The original post was crafted on Sunday, this is a follow-up. They certainly are easy to spot, in different parts of the town staring at their phones, young and not-so-young, from early in the morning until late at night often times traveling the same roads they traveled earlier in the day. I noticed several groups […]

American Independence Festival Weekend

In just two short weeks, the town of Exeter will be celebrating the 26th annual American Independence Festival. The Festival, a one-day event on Saturday, July 16th from 10:00am – 4:00pm is an annual highlight in the town. People from near and far come to enjoy the day celebrating our Nation’s history.  The artisan’s village, the […]

If you could….

You may have heard Penang and Tokyo closed their doors on Sunday, June 19th after 17 successful years in business. Fireside, formerly Pimentos, also closed their doors recently. With three empty restaurant spaces in the downtown corridor (Penang, Fireside, and the Loaf), now is the time to voice your opinion. If you could pick a […]

HERON Outdoor Cinema Series on Swasey Parkway

——-Updates July 27, 2017 Tomorrow night is the kick-off to the 2016 HERON Outdoor Cinema Series. Here are some updates since the original post. Lexie’s Burger Bus will be joining the HERON group on Thursday, July 28th. So come hungry and ready to eat. Lexie’s will be ready to serve at 6:00pm. Krypton Comics will […]

Summer Concert Series

  The Summer Concert Series begins this Thursday night at 6:00pm on Swasey Parkway. The Concert Series is brought to you by the Exeter Parks and Recreation Department and is sponsored by the Town of Exeter and ConvenientMD   Dates Band June 16, 2016 at 6:00pm Kenny Brothers Band The three brothers have been evolving […]


The first day of summer is Monday, June 20th and Exeter wastes no time in getting into the summer swing. Actually thanks to the Exeter Parks and Recreation Department, Exeter kicks off the summer fun on Thursday, June 16th with the first Summer Concert on Swasey Parkway at 6:00pm featuring local favorite,  the Kenny Brothers […]

Exeter’s Memorial Day Parade

I’ve attended the Memorial Day Parade for the past several years. I’m always surprised at the size of the parade and the number of spectators gathered to pay tribute to those who served and who are serving. Both were smaller than I expect for a town of Exeter’s size. What I really enjoy about the […]

National Small Business Week

Last week, May 1- 7, was National Small Business Week. Exeter is very fortunate to have a vibrant small business community. If you attended the Kids’ Day event on Saturday, you saw first hand, how vibrant it is. We want to take this time to congratulate the recent Best of NH Winners in Exeter. This may be […]