Christmas Prelude at On the Marsh in Kennebunk, Maine

We’ll be providing caroling and cheer at On the Marsh Bistro on December 5, 2015 as part of Kennebunkport’s annual Christmas Prelude.

Prelude is an annual event that takes place the first two weeks December, transforming the town of Kennebunkport into a Christmas wonderland.

For the second year, we’ll be taking part in Prelude by providing dinnertime entertainment at the beautiful On the Marsh Bistro, winner of the Open Table People’s Choice Award.  Reservations are highly recommended for the evening of December 5th!

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Join us for An Evening of A Cappella on December 12

We’re excited to be performing with The Stairwells once again for an Evening of A Cappella!  Join us on Saturday night, December 12 at 7:30pm at the Kittery Dance Hall.

Tickets are $15 at the door, or $12 in advance and can be purchased online here.

We’ll be singing selections from our regular repertoire in addition to many of your holiday favorites!

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Strawbery Banke Candlelight Stroll December 13, 2015

The Afternotes will be participating once again in the Strawbery Banke Candlelight Stroll!

This popular event takes place during the first three weekends of December at Strawbery Banke Museum in Portsmouth, NH.  We will be performing on Sunday, December 13.  We will be caroling throughout the grounds starting at approximately 6:00 pm.

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Join us for Family Fun Night at the Mall!

We’ll be providing entertainment for Family Fun Night on Wednesday July 29 at the Fox Run Mall in Newington, NH.  The event is from 4:00-7:00pm and we’ll be singing at approximately 6:30pm.

Family Fun Night is a Children’s Author event featuring Layne Case, author of the “Charlie” books, and young authors Lauren Tarbuck, Maya Bondar and Grant Currie.

charlieThere will be Story-telling, book reading, hand on activities, and a meet-and-greet with “Tucker”, a character from the recently published “Charlie and His Lost Friend”.

Hope to see you there!

[Event flyer with more info!]

Mark your calendars for August 2 – Afternotes concert in Stratham, NH!

Come See Our Summer A Cappella Show!

We have a great event planned for you! Mark your calendars for Sunday, August 2nd at 3:00pm at the Stratham Community Church in Stratham, NH.  We’ll be hosting a concert with a portion of proceeds benefiting the Center for Wildlife in Cape Neddick, Maine.  We’ll even have a few of the Center’s animal ambassadors in attendance! You won’t want to miss it!


Joining us will be Without a Map, a NH Seacoast area co-ed a Cappella group.

Without A Map

Tickets are $5 and will be available at the door.  We hope you can join us!

The Stratham Community Church is at 6 Emery Lane in Stratham NH. Map and Directions:

Afternotes at the Stratham Fair on July 18

Join us for some summertime fun at the Stratham Fair! We’ll be performing on Saturday July 18th at 4:30pm on the Front Porch stage.

Admission and ticket information is located on the Stratham Fair website:

Stratham Fair

The Stratham Fair is one of the oldest Country Fairs in New England. What started as a 250th Anniversary Celebration with a Lobster Bake and some Horse Pulling for amusement, has grown into a family event that is attended by over 20,000 people each year. In addition to being a summertime tradition and event, the Stratham Fair is the major fundraising event for the Stratham Volunteer Fire Department. The Stratham Fair also provides fundraising opportunities for many of the youth groups and other Social Service Organizations in town.

Join us at O’Neil Cinemas for the release of Pitch Perfect 2!

We’ll be celebrating the release of Pitch Perfect 2 at O’Neil Cinemas from 6:15-7:15 pm on Friday, May 15.  Come watch us perform in the lobby of the movie theater, then stay for the movie!  This is sure to be an “aca-awesome” event.

O’Neil Cinemas is located at Brickyard Square, 24 Calef Highway, Epping, NH – basically right at the intersection of 101 and 125.  There are plenty of restaurants nearby, perfect for a date night, girls night out, or a family movie night (rated PG-13).

Pitch Perfect's Barden Bellas  The Afternotes from New Hampshire!

We’ll be joining the NH Notables for their Spring Extravaganza

We’re excited to be performing at the Notables show on Sunday, May 3rd.  The show starts at 2pm. We’ll be performing a short set about midway through the show.  You can find all the details here:

Come on out to UNH for a great afternoon of a cappella!

The Afternotes Celebrate Female Empowerment

We’ll be appearing as part of a pre-show performance during a staging of The Vagina Monologues on Saturday, February 21st at the Portsmouth Music Hall.  Our group will sing at 7:30 pm and the show starts at 8:00 pm.  To honor the spirit of the event, we have put together a set of music that features songs of empowerment; songs themed around communication, strength, reflection, and love.

This exciting event, sponsored by Back Alley Productions and V-Day Portsmouth, brings The Vagina Monologues by Eve Ensler to the Music Hall Stage.  100% of the proceeds will benefit Sexual Assault Support Services and a Safe Place.  Visit the Music Hall site for information and tickets.

And read more about the history of the V-Day production in the Portsmouth Herald.

The Afternotes on stage

The Afternotes on stage at a recent performance

Strawbery Banke Candlelight Stroll – 12/14/14

We’re so excited to be participating once again in the Strawbery Banke Candlelight Stroll!

This very popular event takes place during the first three weekends of December at Strawbery Banke Museum in Portsmouth, NH.  We will be performing on Sunday, December 14.  We will be caroling throughout the grounds between 5pm and about 7:30, with a 5:30 set under a lit gazebo.

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