Events and Happenings

Art of Great Bay is coming!  With a theme of “Art Inspired by New England,” the show and sale will be held April 3 to 5, 2020.  Interested in applying to be a participant?  Please submit two to three examples of your work by email to by February 5, 2020.    

And a big thank you to everyone able to attend our annual meeting in October!  A special thanks to Newick’s Lobster House, Tendercrop Farm, and Me & Ollie’s for their support of the event.  We are also grateful to Choice Oysters and Fox Point Oysters for bringing their delicious oysters to the event!  To read more about our achievements from the past year, click here.

To keep up to date on other events, including presentations, lunches, programs for kids and more, check out our blog and follow the Great Bay Stewards on Facebook or Twitter .  Find us at: and


Our regularly scheduled annual fundraising events are as follows!

Great Bay 5K

Great Bay 5K

The Great Bay 5K is an annual fundraiser for the Great Bay Stewards, in support of the Great Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve and the Great Bay Discovery Center.

Great Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve

Great Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve

The Great Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve (GBNERR) is part of a national network of protected areas and promotes long-term research, education and stewardship throughout the Great Bay estuary and is supported by the Great Bay Stewards, a non-profit friends group.

Great Bay Art Show

Annual Art of Great Bay

Each year, the Great Bay Stewards hosts an annual Art Show with proceeds supporting the Great Bay.