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9/25/17: It's time to print a new brochure! All active members as of Wednesday 9/27/17 were included in the brochure. Sign up or renew now to be in the next brochure!

8/6/17: If your town clerk's office doesn't yet have the KACC brochures, contact us so we can get you some to give them. Travelers at the Manchester-Boston Regional Airport will now be able to pick up a brochure at the information desk.

6/5/17: The Concord Monitor published their Staycation Guide which featured a number of our members. Some of our members took advantage of the KACC offer to pay 10% (up to $25) of their ad, as long as the Chamber logo was included. The Chamber also included an ad with a QR code to a page with quicklinks to some of our members.


New Members
We'd like to welcome our newest members: CAP Belknap-Merrimack Counties, InEssence Virtual Assistance, Viking Electric
Upcoming Events:
  • Starry Starry Weekend
    Friday - Sunday, December 1 - 3

    Contoocook Village
    Contoocook, NH

    A New England tradition in it's 13th year, Starry Starry Weekend is filled with creative shopping venues, holiday events and good eats!! Located in the quaint sister villages of Hopkinton and Contoocook just off I-89 Exit 6 it's only a short ride from Concord, Manchester and New London. With lots of holiday spirit to fill you with plenty of good cheer, this is a wonderful way to spend a day!!

    A few highlights:

    • Senior Craft Sale at the Slusser Senior Center on Friday & Saturday at 10 AM
    • A Shopping Extravaganza at the Hopkinton (NH) Town Library to benefit the Hopkinton dog park on Saturday, Dec. 2 from 10-4PM. Vendors include crafts, pottery, kids toys, clothing, furniture and more!
    • Gingerbread House Workshop, Saturday, Dec. 2 at the Slusser Center. Choose from 2 time slots: 10-11:30 am or 12-1:30 pm. Space is limited for this event. Register by November 27th. Pre-registration required at HopkintonRec.com.

  • Warner Hometown Holiday
    Friday - Saturday, December 1 - 2

    Warner Town Hall and Main Street
    5 East Main St, Warner NH

    Join us and your neighbors as we kick off the Warner Hometown Holiday celebration. The celebration begins with a holiday vocal concert on Friday night. On Satuday, there will be various events during the day, culminated with a tree lighting and the Taste of Warner holiday party with carols. All of these events are family friendly and children are most welcome! The schedule listed below is subject to change:

    Friday Night

    • 6:00pm - 8:00pm: Holiday Vocal Concert with Northeast Catholic College choir
    • 8:00pm: Live music at The Local

    Saturday

    • 10a - 4p - Warner Farmer's Market Winter Market and Crafts at Warner Town Hall
    • 10a - 4p - Artisans at the Upton Chandler House
    • 10a - 4p - Reading of "Night Before Christmas" in front of the fire in The Mainstreet Gallery
    • 11:30a - Gingerbread Man play by KCPA at Warner Town Hall
    • 11:30a - Gear Up Children's Chorus in The Mainstreet Gallery
    • 12p - Efner Tudor Holmes reading "The Christmas Cat" in The Mainstreet Gallery
    • 12:30p - Carols with NECC on the Terrace at Jim Mitchell Community Park
    • 1p - KCPA Piano Concert at Warner Town Hall
    • 3p - 5p: Santa Claus at Warner Town Hall
    • 5p - Official Tree Lighting and Opening of the Festival of Trees at Warner Town Hall
    • 5p - 7p - Taste of Warner community holiday party with holiday carols at Warner Town Hall sponsored by the Kearsarge Area Chamber of Commerce and local businesses and restaurants.

      The Festival of Trees will run at Town Hall from Saturday December 2 through Christmas.

    This event is organized by the Kearsarge Area Chamber of Commerce and Schoodacs Coffee House. If you would like to sponsor a tree, a food item or help in any way, please contact Emma O'Connell at emma@schoodacs.com. This year we are hoping that the businesses and residences along Main Street will decorate the outside of their buildings with lights to make Warner a tourist destination.

  • KACC Annual Meeting
    Wednesday, January 17, 2018 5:30pm - 7:00pm

    Hopkinton Library - Community Room
    61 Houston Dr, Hopkinton NH

    The annual meeting is our signature session, voting on and introducing the new board of directors and slate of officers. Come meet the team that will be working for your business in 2018.

    Our guest speaker will be from the Concord Lake Sunapee Rail Trail organization to speak on the economic benefits of rail trail systems.

    Members and non-members are welcome and invited to attend.

  • Kearsarge Maple Festival
    March 24 & 25, 2018

    Warner & Webster NH

    It's maple sugar season! Visit local sap houses as well as special events in Warner village as the New Hampshire maple sap harvest gets underway.

Membership Offers:
  • Two months membership extension for each new member referral

Business After/Before Hours:
  • 11/16/17 5:30pm - 7:00pm Gear Up Homeschoolers

Annual Events:
  • January - KACC Annual Meeting
  • March - Kearsarge Maple Festival, Webster, Warner
  • May - Spring into Warner Garden & Arts Event, Warner
  • July - Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum Pow Wow, Warner
  • August - Wilmot townwide yard sale (3rd Sat)
  • September - Hopkinton State Fair, Hopkinton, Harvest Moon & NatureFest, Warner
  • October - Warner Fall Foliage Festival, Warner; Pumpkin Carving & Lighting, Warner
  • November - Bradford Turkey Raffle
  • December - Starry Starry Weekend, Contocook; Warner Hometown Holiday, Warner
Recurring Events:
  • Area 23 - Burger Monday, Trivia Tuesday, Thursday Darts
  • Contoocook River Business Club - Meet Fridays 8:00am - 9:15am at Contoocook Depot
Contact Information:
Please send your event or press release information via email to

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