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THURSDAY JULY 18, 2019

4:00 - 5:00MUSICAL ARTSEnjoy student performances in dance and music
5:30 - 6:30PMAC SUMMER COMMUNITY BAND
The Summer Community Band will be showing what they've learned at the PMAC Summer Program!
6:30 - 7:00OPENING CEREMONYJoin the Stratham Fair Directors and volunteers as we officially open the 52nd annual Fair!
7:30- 9:00CRAB SHACK BAND
Fun Fiesty Perfect - come hear the local's favorite band. They will be playing until the fireworks begin

FRIDAY JULY 19, 2019

11:00 - 12:00SOLE CITY DANCE COMPANYThe region's premier non competition dance education center, Sole City dancers will perform a variety of dance genres.
12:30 - 1:30JOHNNY AND THE TWO TIMERSPlaying blues, surf, funk and jazz instrumentals, Johnny and the Two Timers are sure to entertain
2:00 - 3:00MCDONOUGH GRIMES IRISH STEPNew Hampshire's new Irish dance school headed by former Riverdancer and certified Irish dance instructor John Grimes.
3:30 - 4:30TAYLOR MARIETaylor Marie is a local country folk singer/songwriter from Rollinsford, New Hampshire.
5:00 - 6:30BORN YESTERDAYBorn Yesterday is a high school power rock trio band.
7:30 - 9:00CHANGES IN LATITUDEChanges In Latitudes is the country's premier tribute show to the Mayor of Margaritaville, Jimmy Buffett. This nationally acclaimed band roams the country bringing their dancing conga lines and "Trop Rock" fun to every venue they play. It's the ultimate beach party that’s good clean fun for all ages.

SATURDAY JULY 20, 2019

10:30 - 11:30DIAMOND DANCE ACADEMYA small studio with deep roots in the industry and the community, Diamond Dance Academy encourages dancers of all ages to shine in their own way
12:00 - 1:00LYDIA BARNESStratham resident Lydia Barnes, a Parvoh Music Awards finalist, will be sharing covers and original music
1:30 - 2:30THE NEW ENGLANDERSThe New Englanders are a country folk band hailing from Southern NH
3:00 - 4:00NORTHERN EXPLOSION DANCE STUDIOCheck out these cloggers from Sanford Maine. The studio offers dance, cheer and fitness classes for all ages.
4:30 - 6:00NEW LEGACY SWING BANDOne of New England's premier dance orchestras, the New Legacy Swing Band entertains enthusiastic dancers and listeners throughout New England. Based in the Seacoast area of New Hampshire, our extensive music library includes big band, jazz, swing, waltzes, Latin, rock n' roll, and R&B tunes from all music eras.
7:00 - 9:00ROCKINGHAM GROOVEWith more color and twists than a pretzel from the Play-Doh Fun Factory, the Rockingham Groove lays down over 6 decades of hip-swinging big-brass R&B sound. ​From Etta, Stevie & Aretha to J. Geils, King Floyd & The Specials, this 15-piece Rhythm & Blues Orchestra blows down an eclectic range of Soul, Funk & Rock grooves that make your feet itch and your extremities twitch. A dance party not to be missed!

SUNDAY JULY 21, 2019

11:00 - 12:00FAMILY AND FRIENDSA collaboration of music, family and friends!
12:30 - 1:30BLUE SOUL BANDBlue Soul is a local cover band based in Southern NH and Northeast MA that features powerful vocals, dueling guitars and an in-the-groove rhythm section.
2:00 - 3:00BROWN AND WHITE BAND2 guys with a passion for performing great music regardless of genres. Although we are partial to R&B, blues, rock and standards, the sky's the limit.
3:30 - 4:30DANCE INNOVATIONS DANCE CENTERDIDC offers programs for both the recreational and competitive dancer. The faculty and staff of Dance Innovations aim to inspire, motivate, and challenge, while still maintaining a level of fun! Dance is fun and is meant to be enjoyed
5:00 - 6:30DANA THURSTON ALL STAR BANDAn all star line up of local musicians playing your favorite rock jam tunes
7:00 - 9:00FREIGHT TRAINFreight Train is a collection of seasoned musicians based in the Southern Maine and the New Hampshire Seacoast, playing unique versions of rock and blues classics.