March 24-25, 2018 Weekend Events in the City of Manchester

March 24-25, 2018 Weekend Events in the City of Manchester

In collaboration with the City of Manchester, we would like to advise all of our Chamber members, and members of the public, of events that may cause traffic delays and increase traffic congestion on the weekend of March 24 and 25, 2018 in Downtown Manchester, NH. Manchester will be teeming with activity and energy, as these events will bring several thousands of visitors to the area, over the course of the weekend!

Motorists are urged to use caution in all event areas as there will be several road closures and participants in the roadways. Motorists are also advised to use alternative routes to enter the City as delays are expected on I-293 exits five (5) and six (6). More information regarding these events is available on the City of Manchester website www.manchesternh.gov, Nixle, and on social media. The City of Manchester thanks all residents and visitors in advance for their caution and patience.

Saturday, March 24, 2018

Old House & Barn Expo

The Old House & Barn Expo will be held at the Manchester Downtown Hotel (the former Radisson) at 700 Elm Street from 9:00AM-5:00PM on both March 24th and 25th. For more information about this event please visit: www.nhpreservation.org/old-house-barn-expo.

Millennium Running Shamrock Half Marathon

The Millennium Running Shamrock Half Marathon will be held on Saturday, March 24th from 9:00AM until approximately 2:00PM. This event will begin and end at Veterans Park. Many of the roads will close intermittently throughout the course as a safety precaution for the participants. The Manchester Police Department and Millennium Running will have course marshals throughout the course route to assist local residents with navigation through road closures. For more detailed information about road closures please visit the City of Manchester’s website at www.manchesternh.gov. For more information regarding the event please visit: www.millenniumrunning.com.

Manchester Monarchs

The Manchester Monarchs will be hosting a home game against the Adirondack Thunder at the SNHU Arena on Saturday, March 24th at 6:00PM. Doors will open at 4:45PM. For more information regarding the game, please visit: http://www.manchestermonarchs.com/home/.

Sunday, March 25, 2018

Old House & Barn Expo

The Old House & Barn Expo will be held at the Manchester Downtown Hotel (the former Radisson) at 700 Elm Street from 9:00AM-5:00PM on both March 24th and 25th. For more information about this event please visit: www.nhpreservation.org/old-house-barn-expo.

Reptile Expo

The Reptile Expo will be held at the Manchester Downtown Hotel (the former Radisson) at 700 Elm Street on Sunday, March 25th from 10:00AM to 4:00PM. For more information about this event please visit: www.reptileexpo.com/manchester-nh.html.

Shamrock Shuffle

The Shamrock Shuffle 2 Mile Run/Walk will be held on Sunday, March 25th at 11:15AM. The event begins and ends at Veterans Park. Immediately following the Shamrock Shuffle will be the Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade at 12:00PM.  For more detailed information about road closures please visit the City of Manchester’s website at www.manchesternh.gov.  For more information regarding the event please visit: www.millenniumrunning.com.

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

The Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade will be held on Sunday, March 25th at 12:00PM until approximately 2:00PM. The parade starts on Elm Street at Salmon Street and continues South along Elm Street to Veterans Park. For more detailed information about road closures please visit the City of Manchester’s website at www.manchesternh.gov.  For more information about the parade, please visit: www.saintpatsnh.com.

CHaD Battle of the Badges

The final event that may affect traffic will be CHaD Battle of the Badges to be held on Sunday, March 25th at 3:00PM at the SNHU Arena. Doors for the event will open at 1:30PM. For more information about this event please visit: www.chadhockey.org.