Events and Dates

Selected public events, hearings and dates related to the N.H. Fish and Game Department are posted on this page. Check out the links below for a sampling of ongoing activities.

Upcoming Events

Hunters afield
National Hunting and Fishing Day NH Expo exhibitors

Sign up now for the Wild Game Cooking Weekend at Barry Camp
Still a few spaces left! Click here for info.

August 27, 2014: New Hampshire Public Hearing on Striped Bass
The Atlantic coastal states and jurisdictions have scheduled hearings to gather public comment on Draft Addendum IV to Amendment 6 to the Interstate Fishery Management Plan for Atlantic Striped Bass. The New Hampshire hearing will take place on August 27 at 7:00 p.m. at the Urban Forestry Center, 45 Elwyn Road, Portsmouth, N.H. 

August 28, 2014: N.H. High School Bass Fishing Educational Seminars
Fish and Game is scheduled to host its second annual “High School Bass Fishing Seminar Series” this August. All student athletes, coaches, and Athletic Directors participating in the fall bass fishing season are encouraged to attend one of two upcoming educational seminars. RSVP by August 19. Click here for more information.

Labor Day Weekend! Visit Fish and Game at the Fair!
While you're having fun at the Hopkinton and Lancaster Fairs on Labor Day weekend, visit the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department exhibits, a great way to explore hunting, fishing and wildlife watching opportunities in our state. Click here for more information.

September 2, 2014: 2014-15 Marine Rule Hearing September 2, 2014
The N.H. Fish and Game Department will hold a public hearing on proposed marine fishing rules for 2015 at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday September 2, 2014, at the Urban Forestry Center, 45 Elwyn Road, Portsmouth, NH 03801. Click here for more information.

September 5, 2014: Welcome the Fall with a Moonlight Paddle on Great Bay
The Great Bay Discovery Center at 89 Depot Road in Greenland, NH, still has space in its Harvest Moon Paddle on Great Bay on September 5 from 7:30-10 p.m.  To register, call (603) 778-0015.

September 8, 2014: Proposed Hike Safe Card Rule Hearing
Fish and Game will hold a public hearing on proposed rules to establish a voluntary hike safe card on Monday, September 8, at 6:30 p.m. at the N.H. Fish and Game Department, 11 Hazen Drive, Concord, N.H.

September 15, 2014: Proposed Bear Guide Rule Hearing Set for September 15, 2014
The N.H. Fish and Game Department will hold a public hearing on proposed rules regarding issuance of bear hunt guide permits on September 15 at 6:30 p.m. at the N.H. Fish and Game Department, 11 Hazen Drive, Concord, N.H.

September 17, 2014: Deer Hunting Basics
Hunter Education Instructor Dave Priebe presents need-to-know information for getting started in deer hunting. This session is ideal for new and apprentice hunters. The talks begin at 7 p.m. at the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department, 11 Hazen Drive, Concord, N.H. Admission is free.

September 20, 2014: National Hunting and Fishing Day N.H. Expo
Come enjoy a free sporting expo on the grounds of the Fish and Game Department in Concord. Vendors, workshops, demos and more. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free admission. See the latest gear and get set for the fall/winter hunting and fishing seasons! Click here for more information.

September 24, 2014: Calling All Whitetails/Archery Season Tactics
With more than 35 years experience pursuing whitetails, Dean Vanier presents how to increase your chance of success during the archery season by learning when, where and how to use calls and scent to bring deer to you. The talks begin at 7 p.m. at the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department, 11 Hazen Drive, Concord, N.H. Admission is free.

October 1, 2014: Hunting Dominant Bucks
Hunter Education Instructor Dave Priebe, provides in-depth information on the rut (the phases of male whitetail deer breeding and behavior) and key knowledge of deer biology that will help increase your odds of locating and harvesting a dominant whitetail buck this fall. The talks begin at 7 p.m. at the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department, 11 Hazen Drive, Concord, N.H. Admission is free.

October 8, 2014: Wild Game, from Field to Table
Meet master game chef Denny Corriveau, Founder of the Free Range Culinary Institute. The Wild Cheff will take the mystery out of cooking wild game, with techniques to help you cook game, flavor your game, and more. Includes hands-on cooking demonstration. The talks begin at 7 p.m. at the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department, 11 Hazen Drive, Concord, N.H. Admission is free.

October 15, 2014: Calling All Whitetails/Firearms Season Tactics
Dean Vanier explains the whitetail's superior defense mechanisms. Learn when, where and how to use calls and scent to bring deer to you during the firearms season, plus strategies for early season scouting.The talks begin at 7 p.m. at the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department, 11 Hazen Drive, Concord, N.H. Admission is free.

On-going

New Hampshire Fish and Game Commission:
Meets monthly - click here for meeting schedule

Public Water Access Advisory Board:
Meets bi-monthly at N.H. Fish and Game Department headquarters; click for meeting schedule.

For Wildlife Action Plan events including workshops on Conservation Planning, Wildlife Habitats, and Species that are offered in communities around the state, click here.

Educator training and professional development opportunities - click for Education Calendar.

Let's Go Fishing class schedule

Hunter Education class registration

Owl Brook Hunter Education Center calendar

Snowmobile, ATV and Trail Bike safety courses

Great Bay Discovery Center in Greenland, managed by Fish and Game, hosts many public events


About Us
 
NH Fish and Game Dept.
11 Hazen Drive
Concord, NH 03301

603-271-3421
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