Hillsborough Pride hosts several events throughout the year
along with many ongoing activities throughout the community.
Town Clean-up Day - Saturday May 18 - 9:00 am - noon
Come show your pride for our town and meet us at the Pride Office at 9:00 am to
help us clean up our town. Gloves, safety vests, and garbage bags will be provided.
Please complete the sign up sheet and mail
it to the Pride Office or email it to
email@example.com so we can plan ahead and assign areas. Please take
this opportunity to also help clean up the roadsides in your neighborhoods. Contact
Pride and we can arrange to pick up the roadside bags in the afternoon.
2013 Annual Town Wide Yard Sale
Date and Time: Saturday, May 25th, 8am to 2pm. Rain or Shine!
All area residents who have special treasures to sell can join in the fun of
Hillsborough's 18th annual yard sale day. The focus is on dozens of yard sales all
over town. Hillsborough Pride sponsors advertising for the event and encourages everyone
involved to show support through donations made payable to Hillsborough Pride.
New this year.. if you would like to have a yard sale but really don't have a good
location where you live, you may request space in Butler Park for an additional
cost of $5. Your space/area in the Park should be kept within a 10 x 10 foot space
per $5 charge. Canopies or tents are not required, however if you do use one ALL
canopies and displays must be weighted down. NO Stakes allowed due to the underground
sprinkler system. Just indicate your request for space in Butler Park on the
registration form and include your fee.
Hillsborough Pride hosts the Town Wide Yard Sale to encourage a sense of community pride and
cohesiveness. We take this opportunity to get neighbors and visitors outside and involved
with one another and to show off everything Hillsborough has to offer. It's not often that
everyone in town gets invited to the same party. The Town Wide Yard Sale is an occasion for
community-wide fun and relaxation. Mail the
registration form to Hillsborough
Pride ASAP to be placed on the map.
Location: Throughout the Town of Hillsborough
Registration: $3 entry fee to be placed on the Town Wide Yard Sale Map
Registration Deadline: for site reservation and map placement
application must be postmarked by May 17th.
Signage: We will call or e-mail you with your map number. Please post a sign with that number by the street.
Saturday, July 20: Art in the Park - 10 am - 3 pm
We are pleased to announce that Hillsborough Pride will be hosting the 8th
Annual Art in the Park festival on July 20th at Butler Park on Main Street in Hillsborough. This is a juried arts and crafts exhibit where
the entire family can come to enjoy the day. Art in the Park coincides with the Hillsborough Balloon Festival, which occurs at Grimes
field as a 4-day event from the 18th - 21st. This attracts a very large crowd of spectators coming from all areas of New England and
beyond. Hillsborough Pride provides a free shuttle bus for transportation to and from the Balloon Festival grounds.
If you are interested in becoming a vendor please see the
June 1st through September 21st: Farmers' Market Saturday mornings from 9 am - noon
Hillsborough Pride supports our Locals with the Farmers' Market on Saturday
mornings from 9am to noon. We're located in Butler Park in Downtown Hillsborough.
We have a number of vendors, refreshments, and goodies. Looking to sell your
homemade items? Arrive between 8-8:30 to set up. Event goes until noon.
Registration: $3 per week. Unload in the street parking areas. Park in Valley
Bible Church parking lot across the street after unloading. There is no weekly
commitment. Please contact Yvonne Wiegelman at 464-4640 with any additional
questions or comments.
Saturday, December 7, 2013: Olde Fashioned Christmas
Come celebrate the spirit of the Christmas season in Downtown Hillsborough. The
day is full of fun family activities and holiday shopping, with many specialty
items and great holiday sales at our Downtown merchant locations. Experience
the Olde Fashioned feel of the holiday season with entertainment, crafts and food
that make for a very fun traditional event. And, come support the civic
organizations that make Hillsborough such a special community. The schedule
of events starts at 8 am with breakfast, and ends in the evening with Santa &
the Christmas tree lighting in Butler Park. Join us for various activities
throughout the area.
The day will be tons of fun for all ages. Many of our Hillsborough merchants
will be participating by having extended hours and promotional offers. Check
back for details of the Merchant Open Houses and the Schedule of Events as