A town like no other, life in Merrimac offers some unique opportunities to relax, have fun, and view the world. There’s a reason why so many publications have called this place out as one of the best in the nation to live. Whether you’re looking to enjoy a peaceful and quiet day, or feel the need to experience some excitement, Merrimac has it all. Check out some of these locations around town.
People come from far and wide to tour this legendary brewery located right in Merrimack. Everyone who goes on the tour must be 21, so plan ahead. You get to tour the brewery and learn how the beer is made, seeing parts of the process in person, with a guide explaining everything and answering questions. Each person gets to sample a few of the brews, which are detailed extensively. You also get to see the famous Clydesdale horses in a stable area and visit the extensive gift shop, where all kinds of unique items are available. At different times, live music, holiday decorations, and other elements are added into the experience.
If you’re a fan of high-end brands, but don’t want to pay lofty prices, Merrimack boasts a nice collection of outlet stores like Coach, DKNY, and J. Crew. Parking is ample, so you’re never hunting for a place, which means more time perusing the great deals. A food area contains a variety of restaurant options, also at affordable prices, so you can stay and make a day of shopping.
Because this is an outdoor mall, you might want to pick a day when the weather is decent enough, otherwise, your experience might not be as pleasant.
Situated right in the Town Center section of town, this park contains 27 acres for you to explore. Since 1928, it’s been a place of refuge for anyone who wants to easily get away from the bustle of everyday life. Baboosic Brook borders it on the north and east, with historic bridges on each side.
If you have kids, the Kove offers up plenty of fun activities. A basketball court, baseball diamond, picnic tables, and even the Merrimack Youth Association headquarters are also located in the park. As you explore the many trails, you’ll be surrounded by American Hemlock trees and Witchhazel, adding to the magical experience. Of course, you can create a similarly serene environment in your own yard.
Turf Unlimited, Inc. offers services like tree and shrub care, sprinkler installation, and lawn care to maximize your outdoor space.