Lots Going on Locally!
This post gives you The BUZZ on some local happenings in and around Andover & North Andover.
Andover Art 🎨Walk
Holly Coble Art Featured in Andover Art Walk
Haverhill Art🎨 Walk
The Haverhill Art Walk takes place Saturday, June 3rd, from 1 to 7pm, throughout downtown Haverhill. And it is an indoor | outdoor event, highlighting local businesses, forgotten alleyways & underused spaces. Be sure to check out The Art Market on Washington Street. Where you will see custom-beaded jewelry by North Andover Designer Kathy Jodka. It also includes Plein air painting, poetry, exhibitions, demonstrations & music performances. New this year is the Acoustic Alleyway, located between the Barking Dog Ale House & Hummingbird Nutritious Eats. With a lineup featuring the Andover Choral Society & more!
Haverhill Art Walk
Dracut’s Brox Farm Spring Pop-Up
Hello Spring Pop-Up at Dracut’s Brox Farm is Saturday. Where, from 10am to 4pm, you can browse the work of local artisans. Like the retro art from Gary Destramp Illustration. Who draws the places we all remember. Plus, enjoy music, food trucks, shaved ice. And even a beer tent!
Gary Destramp Illustration | Dracut’s Polly’s Variety Store
Andover Clown 🤡 Town Starts Tonight
Andover Clown Town 2023 runs tonight, from 6 to 10pm, in Central Park. And on Saturday, from 10am to 4pm. Enjoy carnival games, rides, food, music, arts, crafts, & more! And kids will be thrilled to learn that Face Painting is back (👇)! The annual event is run by Andona and raises funds for the town’s youth.
Clown Town Face Painting is Back!
Taste of North Andover Ends Sunday
Taste of North Andover ends this Sunday. So dine in or do take out at a participating North Andover restaurant this weekend. And when you do, enter the raffle for a $50 gift card from one of the eateries. Like It’s All Good in the Kitchen. Where you can pick up a Gluten-Free Orange Creamsicle Cupcake (👇).
Gluten-Free Orange Creamsicle Cupcake
Maple🍁Cornbread 🌽Mix at The Village Studio
Corn season is upon us. So why not bake some cornbread at home. And give it a New England taste of maple. It’s easy with the Maple Cornbread mix from Carolyn’s Farm Kitchen. Enjoy the goodness of old-fashioned scratch baking with the convenience of one-bowl assembly. And right now, North Andover’s The Village Studio Handmade Shop is stocked with in-season Carolyn’s Farm Kitchen Baking Mixes.
North Andover Sheep 🐑 Shearing
The North Andover Sheep Shearing Festival is this Sunday, rain 🌧️ or shine 🌞. So visit the Common from 10am to 4pm for this free, family-friendly event. And enjoy sheep herding & shearing demonstrations. Blacksmith demonstrations. 50-plus local crafters & vendors. Like Andover’s Heather McConley of WonderFun Books. 20-plus food vendors & food trucks. Pony Rides. Local music & more!
Sheep Shearing on North AndoverCommon
Marble Ridge Winery’s Sparkling 🍾 Rosé
Elevate your backyard cookouts this summer with Marble Ridge Winery Sparkling Rosé. Vibrant in color & flavor, the Sparkling Rosé has notes of raspberry, strawberry & citrus. And it compliments well with a wide range of foods. Including spicy & savory dishes. Order some now. Because the North Andover winery offers a 10 percent discount when you purchase a case of 12 bottles. And offers home delivery within 15 miles for free.
North Andover’s Marble Ridge Winery Sparkling Rosé
Local Homes 🏠 for Sale with a 🏊 Pool
Local REALTOR® Linda Lecomte named this week’s Top Pick from Broker Tour. And it’s a spectacular North Andover Property — 72 Campion Road. With a backyard oasis featuring a burbling pool, huge hot tub, patio, direct access to a private lakefront dock & more!
Looking for a local home with a pool? Today, there are 8 Andover Homes with a Pool for Sale, priced from $699,000 to $6,850,000. And there are 4 North Andover Homes with a Pool for Sale, priced from $649,900 to $1,650,000. It’s a great time to dive into the local real estate market!
Top Broker Tour Pick | 72 Campion Road, North Andover
Downtown Andover’s Old Town Hall Survey
The Town of Andover seeks community input on how to repurpose Old Town Hall. And has launched the Old Town Hall Survey to gather responses. Would you like a Faneuil Hall type marketplace in Downtown Andover? Join the discussion & take the survey.
Andover’s Old Town Hall on Main Street
Sidney Mae Olson Rainbow🌈 Scholarship Fund
Andover’s Olson family lost five-year-old Sidney Mae in the tragic Elm Square accident. And because the sweet little girl has asked for a “rainbow” birthday party. Because “it’s everyone’s favorite colors.” The family has established the Sidney Mae Olson Rainbow Scholarship fund for SHED Children’s Campus. Where Sidney attended the Springboard to Kindergarten program. The family hopes this fund provides opportunity to children who might not otherwise have it. And that it adds rich diversity to the SHED community for years to come.