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On March 10 we cross into Daylight Savings Time. Celebrate! Here is a sample of fun activities in New England this weekend:

[fa icon="calendar"] Mar 9, 2018 3:14:45 PM / by Mary Lhowe, Editor, VisitNewEngland.com

Mary Lhowe, Editor, VisitNewEngland.com

NEW HAMPSHIRE

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Saint Patrick's Comedy Gala

Lebanon Opera House, Lebanon

Performers include Jim McCue, who has been featured on "Last Comic Standing"' Kendra Cunningham, a Boston-born comedian, actress, and filmmaker; Joey Caroll, who made his way onto the comedy scene on a dare; the Connolly Celtic Dancers; Briny Tide, featuring fiddler Roger Burridge and piper Anthony Santoro. More info


MASSACHUSETTS

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Bulb Show at Berkshire Botanical Gardens - Stockbridge, MA
5 West Stockbridge Road Stockbridge, MA
This show features regional bulbs as well as South African bulbs rarely seen in New England. Stop by often because different bulbs will be blooming throughout the exhibition. More info

MAINE


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Sean Fleming and the Dam' Rag Scotta Orchestra Play Ragtime - South Bristol, ME
Union Church of South Bristol 2178 ME-129, South Bristol
Join Sean Fleming and his nine-piece Dam' Rag Scotta Orchestra perform a collection of classic, early 20th-century Rag tunes. The concert will feature works from the "Red Back Book," a collection of Ragtime orchestral arrangements published in the early 1900s. More info

 

CONNECTICUT

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St. Patrick's Day Parade 2018 - New Haven, CT
This is one of the biggest St. Paddy’s Day parades in the country. You will see the whole works, from floats to bagpipes to color guards. Maybe some green face paint! 1:30 p.m. More info.

 

VERMONT

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Magic Hat Mardi Gras Weekend 2018
various locations and downtown parade Burlington
Magic Hat Brewery’s three-day weekend festival is a family-friendly way to party. On Friday, ring in Mardi Gras with a raucous party featuring beer and live music. The Grand Parade is Saturday at 3 p.m. down Main Street. Other activities on Saturday include more parties with beads and beer; a costume contest; more music, and street performances. Free shuttle service around town. More info

RHODE ISLAND

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New England Saltwater Fishing Show 2018 - Providence, RI
Rhode Island Convention Center Providence
Displays, exhibitors, seminars and expertise of every aspect of saltwater sport fishing. More info



Mary Lhowe, Editor, VisitNewEngland.com

Written by Mary Lhowe, Editor, VisitNewEngland.com

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