BE MERRY: AT A PSYCHIC FA...
There will be live entertainment and dozens of vendors and informative classes at the sixth annual Magickal Marketplace and Psychic Faire on Saturday, March 25, from noon to 7 p.m. at the Courtyard Marriott Event Center (2200 Southwood Drive, Nashua). Tickets are $10. Visit themagickalmarketplace.com.
DRINK: LOCAL BREWS
Ales for Tails returns to the Anheuser-Busch Brewery (221 Daniel Webster Highway, Merrimack) on Sunday, March 26, from 1 to 5 p.m. The event is a fundraiser for the Humane Society for Greater Nashua and includes a beermaster tour of the brewery, a full barbecue spread, auction items, games and more. Tickets are $50. Visit hsfn.org/ales or call 889-2275 ext. 27.
EAT: MAPLE GOODIES
Join the Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum (18 Highlawn Road, Warner) in celebrating Maple Sugar Day on Sunday, March 26, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The museum will provide complimentary tastings of homegrown squash with maple syrup, as well as a sampling of acorn griddle cakes. There will also be a live demonstration of how the Indians made maple sugar. Admission to the museum is $5 per person. Visit indianmuseum.org or call 456-2600.
DOUBLE HEADER SPORTS CARD...
The next Double Header Sports Card Show, featuring some of New England's top dealers in sports memorabilia, will be held on Sunday, March 26, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Executive Court Banquet Facility (1199 S. Mammoth Road, Manchester). Admission is free. Visit facebook.com/DHSCS9 for details.
NORTHEAST DELTA DENTAL SH...
Don't miss the annual Northeast Delta Dental Shamrock Shuffle, which kicks off at Veterans Memorial Park (889 Elm St., Manchester) on Sunday, March 26, at 11:15 a.m., followed by the Queen City's annual St. Patrick's Day parade at noon. A 100-yard Kids' Leprechaun Run is also planned to begin at 10:30 a.m. Registration is $30 for adults, $25 for youth ages 12 to 20, and $10 for kids ages 11 and under. Visit millenniumrunning.com/shamrock or call 472-7867.
Join Gibson's Bookstore (45 S. Main St., Concord) in welcoming award-winning poet Dianalee Velie on Saturday, March 25, at 2 p.m. to present her recently released fifth book of poetry Ever After. The poems follow many original adventures of some well-known fairy tale characters as they explore contemporary settings. Admission is free. Visit gibsonsbookstore.com or call 224-0562.
Seattle alternative rockers Candlebox will appear at Tupelo Music Hall (2 Young Road, Londonderry) to perform an acoustic show on Thursday, March 23, at 8 p.m. The band has sold more than four million albums worldwide and is best known for its early ’90s hits “You” and “Far Behind.” Tickets start at $35. Visit tupelohalllondonderry.com or call 437-5100.
INTIMATE WEDDING EXPO
Meet with dozens of wedding professionals and other vendors involved in wedding planned at the first annual Intimate Wedding Expo at Art Happens Creative Art and Studio Center (36 Wilton Road, No. 7, Milford) on Sunday, March 26, from 1 to 5 p.m. The event will feature live music, food and wine samples, raffles, door prizes and more. Admission is free but registration is required. Visit weddingsinnewengland.com or call 582-0361 for more details.