Admission & other FAQs

 

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2012 FESTIVAL HOURS?
Saturday, September 22, 10 am  – 9 pm

Check the 2011 SCHEDULE for more details on performance times and activity hours. The 2012 schedule will be posted in late summer.

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2012 ADMISSION?
Adults:
$7/day. Children: $3 (ages 6-12), under 6 free. Admission covers all performances and events (excluding select activities).

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DIRECTIONS and LOCATION?
Click here for directions to the festival and for more information on the three easy-to-walk venue locations: 1) Main Venue, II) Waterfront Venue, III) Downtown Venue.

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HANDICAP ACCESS?
The festival site is handicap-accessible except for the second floor of the Stone School Museum and parts of the mill building.

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PARKING & TROLLEY?
Parking is available at the festival site, with overflow parking at the Newmarket Junior/Senior High School (Route 152). Please note: The Newmarket Main Street Corp. accepts no responsibility for illegally parked vehicles, which may be towed at the owner’s expense. A free festival trolley runs continuously on Saturday (9:30 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.) among all the festival venues and the parking areas.

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RAIN OR SHINE?
The show goes on, rain or shine—there are lots of tents!

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PETS?
Much as we love dogs, the Heritage Festival is a fido-free event. (That goes for other animals, too.) Service dogs only are allowed. Thanks for your cooperation.

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SMOKING?
Nope. Please help us keep this a smoke-free event.

 

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