11:00 am – 7:00 pm

Gingerbread House Contest

Host: Exeter Area Chamber of Commerce Location: Congregational Church in Exeter, Front Street

Welcome to the 8th Annual Gingerbread House Contest, an annual fundraiser for the Chamber Children’s Fund. Get your family and friends together for a special holiday tradition! This maybe the most fun you will have this holiday season! Interested in participating in the Gingerbread House Contest? Contact the Exeter Area Chamber of Commerce for more […]

11:00 am – 8:00 pm

Festival of Trees Silent Auction

Host: Festival of Trees Committee Location: Exeter Town Hall, Front Street, Exeter, NH

Come enjoy the beauty of the Festival of Trees, www.ringintheseason.info/the-festival-of-trees and the 50 decorated trees in Exeter’s Town Hall. Bid on your favorite tree and support the Chamber Children’s Fund. Don’t forget to buy your raffle tickets for the raffle tree, decorated with gift certificates from many local businesses. Come early to view the trees. […]

4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Town of Exeter’s Holiday Open House

Host: Exeter Area Chamber of Commerce and the Town of Exeter Location: The Bandstand, Exeter, NH

Come enjoy the festivities right in the center of Exeter. Santa will arrive in Exeter at 5:00pm and light up the town. There will be Christmas Carols, train rides and a whole lot more. There is a road closure on Front Street from the Bandstand to Court Street. Take a stroll along Water Street and […]

4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Holiday Open House

Host: Congregational Church in Exeter Location: Congregational Church in Exeter, Front Street

Inside the church enjoy holiday music, bells and piano. The church is home to the Exeter Area Chamber of Commerce Gingerbread House Contest. The church will also have fair trade items and snacks for sale.

5:00 pm – 7:45 pm

Santa Claus Comes to Town

Host: Exeter Area Chamber of Commerce Location: The Bandstand, Exeter, NH

Santa Claus will arrive in Exeter at 5:00pm and with the wave of his hand, the town will light up. Santa will remain at the Bandstand for the children to visit with Santa.

5:30 pm – 7:45 pm

Exeter Express Train

Host: Exeter Area Chamber of Commerce Location: Downtown Exeter

Ride the Exeter Express Train

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Live Nativity

Host: The Congregational Church in Exeter Location: 21 Front Street, Exeter, NH 03833

Join a host of angels, wisemen, shepherds, as well as live animals, as well as the holy family. And join us before and afterwards for food, music, gingerbread houses, and more inside of the church.