Andover’s Holiday Happenings will be Friday, from 4 to 8 p.m. and feature holiday entertainment, food vendors, photos with Santa and more. The event concludes with a fireworks show at 8 p.m. at Playstead – Whittier Court.

See the Downtown Andover website for more info.

Events and Schedule By Location

Main Street
4-8 pm: Carnival rides, music and entertainment, community groups
5-7 pm: Photos with Santa

Town Offices (Bartlet Street)
4-8 pm: Food vendors, horse-drawn carriage rides

Andover Youth Center
4-8 pm: Winter Wonderland and Games
4:30 pm: Holiday movie
6 pm: Tanglewood Marionettes Show
7 pm: Tanglewood Marionettes Show

Playstead – Whittier Court
8 pm: Fireworks

Parking & Road Closures

Several downtown-area streets will be closed from 3 to 9:30 p.m. Friday. Drivers should expect delays and use caution while driving in the area because of the greater-than usual number of pedestrians. See the map below, which shows parking areas highlights roads that will be closed in yellow:

Map: Town of Andover