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Upcoming Events
The Derry Parks & Recreation has numerous special events planned as well as sponsored throughout the year.  Be sure to click on the event name for a printable flyer or link with more detailed information about the event. For additional information on local, national, and global trips please click here!

For more information on any of these events, please contact the Derry Parks & Recreation office at (603) 432-6136

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Recreation Calendar
Please see the Recreation Calendar of Events for a full list of many more fun and exciting activities available throughout Derry!
Ongoing Programs
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2015 Splashpad Group Application
Derry resident groups register starting February 2nd, 2015
Non -resident groups register starting March 30th, 2015

Summer 2015 is fast approaching! All groups and organizations interested in attending the Derry Splashpad this summer must complete and submit the Group Application prior to attending. Groups are encouraged to read through the group-use policy before completing the application form. Derry resident groups are free of charge and non-resident based groups incur a $50.00 per visit fee.

For more information, contact the Recreation Office at (603) 432-6136
2015 Splashpad Birthday/ Private Party Application
Derry resident groups register starting February 2nd, 2015
Non -resident groups register starting March 30th, 2015

All individuals interested in visiting Don Ball Park for the purpose of a gathering, including but not limited to, a birthday party must complete and submit an application prior to attending. Dates are only available on Saturday’s and Sunday’s from mid-June through August in 2 hour increments. The outdoor rental fee for Derry residents is $20.00 and non-residents are $50.00.

For more information, contact the Recreation Office at (603) 432-6136
May 2015
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Under The Sea Luncheon<br />A New Catered Event!
Wednesday, May 27th, 2015 from 12:00pm- 2:00pm
Alexander-Carr Lodge, 28 Pierce Ave

The air-conditioned lodge will be transformed into an under the sea oasis, perfect for an afternoon meal with friends. Tickets will be available to purchase for $5.00 per person at the Derry Recreation Department. Registration begins Monday, April 6th for Derry- Residents and Monday, April 20th for Non-Residents. Click the link for more information or give the Recreation Office at call at (603) 432-6136!
2015 Memorial Day Parade
2015 Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 25th at 11:00AM

Beginning at Hood Commons, the parade will travel down Crystal Ave., take a left onto East Broadway, and will end at MacGregor Park (next to the Derry Public Library) where traditional observances will take place.
June 2015
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The Sound of Music 50th Anniversary Trip
Sign-ups Began Monday, April 6th for Derry Residents and Monday, April 20th for Non- Residents

Celebrate The Sound of Music!
50th Anniversary Trip, Stowe, Vermont
Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Join the Derry Parks & Recreation Department as we travel to Stowe Vermont to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the “Sound of Music!”
First we will visit the Cold Hollow Cider Mill in Vermont where you can enjoy a lunch (on your own) at the Apple Core Luncheonette and a self- guided tour of the cider mill as time permits.
After lunch we will travel to the Trapp Family Lodge to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of “The Sound of Music!” During our 90 minute tour, enjoy see the historic property, a history of the family with comparisons to the movie, a viewing of “The Real Maria” Documentary and then a Q&A with a family member!
This is a Truly Magical Trip you don’t want to miss!

Please select the link to the left for a registration form and additional information and sign up dates!
July 2015
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Foster's Downeast Clambake Trip
Registration begins May 18th for Derry Residents and June 1st for Non-residents.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Join the Derry Parks & Recreation Dept. for a scrumptious trip to York Harbor Maine for a traditional clambake at Foster's and a Historic look at the Nubble Lighthouse! New England clambake features fresh Maine lobster, steamers, and clam chowder.
After lunch we will board our coach bus and travel down the coast to see the Historic Nubble Lighthouse. Bring your camera along to capture the spectacular views overlooking the ocean and coastline. The fee for this amazing trip will be $45.00 for Derry residents and $55.00 for Non-residents. For more information click the link or call the Recreation office at 603-432-6136.
August 2015
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Southwick's ZooTrip
Registration for this trip will begin Monday, June 8th for Derry Residents and Monday, June 22nd for Non-residents.

This spectacular trip will take place Thursday, August 13th, 2015

Hop onboard our Derry Recreation Safari Bus for an exciting adventure to visit the wild animals at Southwick Zoo! Animals include an African Lion, African Leopard, Zebras, Giraffes, Rhinoceros, various monkeys, and many more! Registration fee includes coach bus transportation and entrance fee into the zoo. Lunch can be purchased inside the zoo at various locations, or participants may bring a bagged lunch. Derry Resident fee is $17.00 and Non-resident fee is $27.00. For more information click the link or call 603-432-6136.