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New Hampshire's Main Street Businesses


New Hampshire is home to a diverse, eclectic mix of independently owned businesses. Just take a drive through local neighborhoods and down the Main Streets and you’re sure to see these staples of our communities. Through a partnership with Yankee Magazine we invite you to take a tour around the state and explore these local businesses and discover how they’re going the extra mile during these challenging times. Who knows, you might even find new places to shop, dine, and stay.


Go the Extra Mile
There’s never been a more important time to dine, shop, and stay at the places that define our hometowns.

Get a Taste of the Dartmouth–Lake Sunapee Region This Winter
Local restaurants are ready to take your order — and there’s no better place than this region’s classic college town, Hanover, to sample all the possibilities.

Explore the Shops of the Dartmouth–Lake Sunapee Region This Winter
Catering to visitors and residents year-round in western New Hampshire, independent retailers have stocked up on everything needed for daily life, or just for fun.

Get Out and Play in the Great North Woods Region This Winter
Outdoor retailers and rental shops are ready to help you make a safe but exciting getaway to the New Hampshire wilderness.

Make Yourself at Home in the Great North Woods Region This Winter
Local hospitality businesses offer warm, laid-back accommodations after long days of playing in the snow.

Get a Taste of the Lakes Region This Winter
In a region whose appeal runs as deep and wide as its famous lakes, local restaurants are ready to keep visitors fueled up for winter exploring.

Make Yourself at Home in the Lakes Region This Winter
Count on local inns and hotels in this timeless vacation destination to offer the warmest of welcomes.

Get a Taste of the Merrimack Valley Region This Winter
From upscale dining to down-home cooking, local restaurants are ready to take your order — and there’s no better place to start your culinary exploration than Manchester, the region’s dining hub.

Explore the Shops of the Merrimack Valley Region This Winter
New Hampshire’s bustling city corridor is filled with locally owned retailers ready to help you stock up on essentials — or just treat yourself to something special.

Make Yourself at Home in the Monadnock Region This Winter
Local innkeepers invite you to explore a place of rich history, picturesque small towns, and one big, beautiful mountain.

Get a Taste of the Monadnock Region This Winter
Local restaurants are ready to take your order — and there’s no better place than Keene, the regional dining hub, to sample all the possibilities.

Get a Taste of the Seacoast Region
In an area famous for dining diversity, local restaurants are working overtime to deliver great food and peace of mind.

Explore the Shops of the Seacoast Region This Winter
There’s no better time for a little retail therapy, and local store owners are ready to help you have fun browsing and buying safely.

Make Yourself at Home in the White Mountains Region This Winter
Local innkeepers are ready to welcome you to one of New Hampshire’s most famous outdoor playgrounds.

Gear Up for a Visit to the White Mountains Region This Winter
Local retailers are ready to supply everything you need for a weekend in a snowy wonderland.

Support Local: A Small State Shows Its Strength
As spring returns with the promise of brighter days ahead, we celebrate all the ways New Hampshire has gone the extra mile.