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May 23. 2013 2:21PM

Prescott Park

 (Lisa Martineau)

Marcy Street

Portsmouth, NH

Ph: 603-431-8748

Website: Prescott Park

Prescott Park Arts Festival

Prescott Park

Portsmouth, NH

Ph: 603-436-2848

Located along the Piscataqua River and across from the Strawbery Banke Museum, Prescott Park is a popular waterfront park featuring extensive flower gardens, including large demonstration beds where many varieties of flowers are shown each summer. There are benches to sit, fountains surrounding by magnificent landscaping and a quiet, peaceful atmosphere.

The park is also home to the Prescott Park Arts Festival, which features a number of musical and theatrical performances as well as food festivals throughout the summer.

Oliver at Prescott Park - Photo: courtesy of PPAF

For over 34 years, the Prescott Park Arts Festival has successfully presented music, art, theatre and dance on the banks of the Piscataqua River to over 3 million people. The festival has featured more than 9,000 productions with no fixed admission ($5-$8 suggested donation), becoming one of the favorite summer traditions of our beautiful Seacoast!

The goal of the Festival is to provide quality family entertainment, promote artistic excellence in the community and maintain quality presentations of both entertainment and educational events.

Website: Prescott Park Arts Festival

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