A guide to living local in Southern New Hampshire


Local Businesses Local Farms

Local Businesses Local Farms

Learn here how local entrepreneurs fulfill their goals of sustainability, community-mindedness and a commitment to the environment.

We'll show you how to get the freshest and safest seafood.

And a peek into the charm of roadside manageries and interactive farms.

community supported fisheries



Best Local Shops Farmers Markets

Best Local Shops Farmers Markets

We put our money where our heart is. Learn where to shop local and support your neighborhood businesses, artisans and artists.

We invite you to check out the town of Contoocook and don't miss the mix of items at Windham Junction.

Play more by shopping at RePlay

shops in contoocook


Resturants Local Grocers

Restaurants Local Grocers

We like to know where our food comes from. Join us and eat local. We profile chefs, restaurants, grocers, growers, and markets.

Republic serves up wonderful meals with a fresh philosophy.

And we have a fresh list of farmers markets for you!

republic mediterranean cuisine


Local Events Things to Do

Local Events Things to Do

Celebrate our communities through fairs, music, festivals, the arts and family events. Have fun and learn. 

Our events calendar is blooming with food festivals, music, outdoor activities, tons of gardening... you'll even find fish appreciation and fairies & gnomes!

Support your local shops and farms.

farmers market directory