You’ve come to the right place to find events and things to do in Greater Newburyport! No matter the weather or the season ― and no matter how you like to roll ― the Greater Newburyport area has something waiting for you all year long. Things to do and take in in the Newburyport area range from the refined to the obscure, including: bird watching, people watching, live music, art shows, home and garden tours, cemetery tours, wine tastings, cooking classes, road races, bed races, historic lectures, theatre, craft fairs, car shows, book signings, and corporate challenges. There are also many happenings connected to popular annual Newburyport area events like the free Riverfront Concert sponsored by 92.5 the River, Newburyport SpringFest and the Waterfront Movie Series. Yankee Homecoming events and fireworks, the Newburyport Literary and Documentary Film Festivals, the Merrimack River Bald Eagle Festival, tree lighting and Invitation Nights around the Holidays, as well as the nearby Festival of Trees in Salisbury, MA.
Whether you’re planning a day trip to downtown Newburyport, or an overnight stay to explore the Greater Newburyport area, use our Events Calendar to find all the things to do here. During your research, don’t forget to click around our website for ideas on shopping, where to stay, and the best Newburyport, Amesbury, Salisbury, and Plum Island restaurants!
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