Every year, on the weekend before Thanksgiving, a group of local artists open their studios to the public to show new work, see friends and neighbors, and celebrate the beginning of the holiday season. Join us on the Portsmouth Holiday Arts Tour this November for a weekend of exceptional craft in New Hampshire.

2016 Tour Dates and Times:
Friday, November 18: 5-8pm
Saturday, November 19: 10am-5pm
Sunday, November 20: 10am-5pm

Latest News From the Arts Tour


2016 Brochure and Tour Map Available

It’s another year filled with incredible local art – the sixteenth annual Portsmouth Holiday Arts Tour! We are already gearing up for our November open studio weekend, which includes the creation of a new brochure and Tour map. Jump to

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2015 Tour weekend of November 20-22

Explore the work of 15 of the Seacoast’s most talented artists during the original Portsmouth Holiday Arts Tour. The Tour takes place on the weekend before Thanksgiving, November 20–22. The artists on this free, self-guided tour continue to open their


2015 Tour Brochure Posted

Take a look at this year’s brochure for the Portsmouth Holiday Arts Tour on our Brochure page – it includes the Tour map and information on all of the artists. The Tour takes place this year on the weekend of