Category Archives: Christmas in Portsmouth

Portsmouth NH is beginning to look a lot like Christmas.

City of Portsmouth NH Christmas tree

Portsmouth NH is beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Christmas is fast approaching and one of the sure signs is the appearance of the official Christmas tree in Market Square in downtown Portsmouth NH. Our tree is a whopper this year and almost completely covers the concrete planter it sets in. Decorations will be […]


The Christmas Dove in Barrington NH | Portsmouth New Hampshire

After a showing yesterday Ann and I were in the neighborhood and decided to pay a visit to one of the coolest Christmas specialty shops around; The Christmas Dove in Barrington New Hampshire. The founders, Linda and John Svenson, had two visions for their shop when they opened in 1973. Linda wanted a beautiful place to […]


Christmas in Portsmouth NH

Portsmouth New Hampshire is such a pretty seaside town, and the downtown area, known as Market Square, is even lovelier during the Christmas season.  We have a beautiful 4-story tall Christmas tree right in the very center of town, nicely decorated and lit at night.  All of our street lights downtown are encircled with wreaths […]