The SceneChristmas in the villages

  • You can find unique gifts for all ages at Der Markt at Marklin.

  • Stop by the newly opened Contoocook Cider Company at Gould Hill Farm. Courtesy photos

  • At Christmas at the Depot, shop homemade crafts and baked goods.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

This weekend Hopkinton will ring in the holiday season with its annual Starry, Starry Weekend. Events will be held Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Visitors are encouraged to shop and eat at local businesses.

A concert will be held Friday at 6 p.m. at the library. The tree lighting will be held Saturday at 4 p.m. at the Contoocook Village Gazebo. Creative Angels Cookie Walk will be Saturday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Contoocook United Methodist Church and a Gingerbread House Workshop will be Saturday 10 to 11:30 a.m. or 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. with the recreation department.

You can also visit the Contoocook Artisans Fair, Christmas at the Depot, the Hopkinton Historical Society and the Shopping Extravaganza at the Slusser Senior Center on Friday and Saturday.