1763 -  LISBON, NEW HAMPSHIRE  -  2013

CELEBRATING 250 YEARS

Events will be held throughout 2013 to commemorate Lisbon’s 250th birthday. The main community celebration will be held on Saturday, August 10, 2013, but many other events are being planned throughout the year. Please check back for more details.  We want you to help us celebrate!

 

Lisbon's 250th commemorative pin - $5 available at Woodsville Guaranty Savings Bank/Lisbon Branch and Lisbon Area Historical Society. Proceeds help support Lisbon's town-wide celebration.

Lisbon's 250th commemorative pin - $5
available at Woodsville Guaranty Savings Bank/Lisbon Branch and Lisbon Area Historical Society. Proceeds help support Lisbon's town-wide celebration.

Local organizations will incorporate the 250th birthday theme in their regular, yearly activities.  Check back for more details on year-round programs and events, sales of commemorative pins and clothing, Lisbon Area Historical Society pictorial history commemorating the 250th birthdays of Lisbon (2013), Lyman (2011), and Landaff (2014), Salmon Hole Cemetery Walk, N.H., Lisbon Friends in Council’s formal tea, Navy Band concert and other music, historic walking self-tour, store displays, and MUCH MORE. Please check back as dates and details are finalized.

August 10 – All day celebration at Lisbon Lions Community Field and other locations

  • Benjamin Whitcomb’s Independent Corps of Rangers (Revolutionary War re-enactors encampment/Community Field)

  • Pie baking contest/Community Field

  • Live music/Community Field and Main Street

  • Old-fashioned games/Community Field

  • Lunch/Community Field

  • Ice cream social/Community Field

  • Community potluck dinner/Community Field

  • Lisbon Historic Railroad Station & Museum Open House (get your commemorative train whistle!) – 25 Central Street, Lisbon

  • U.S. Postal Service stamp cancellation/U.S. Post Office, Main Street, Lisbon

  • Lisbon Area Historical Society Museum Open House/6 South Main St, Parker Block

  • Walking historic self-tour

  • AND MORE……………….

     

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