Newburyport Hosts Art Walks and Art Classes in 2017

On two Saturdays, June 17 and August 19 (11-6pm) - enjoy a wonderful stroll through beautiful Newburyport, visiting our thought provoking art galleries. There are a variety of styles and mediums to contemplate. Viewing art, like hearing good music, stimulates the senses and heightens your … [Read more...]

Visit the Charming Screening Room in Newburyport

The Screening Room has been a beloved local theater on State Street for thirty-five years. The road to starting this independent gem was, however, long and arduous. Nothing good ever comes easy. In February, 1977, Nancy Langsam and Andrew Mungo met socially and realized that they shared a … [Read more...]

Annual Garden Tour in Greater Newburyport Delights All

2017 marks the 140th anniversary of the Museum of Old Newbury's founding, and the 38th anniversary of its signature garden tour. This weekend-long event taking place June 10 and 11, offers access to a selection of beautiful private gardens throughout the historic Newburys. Start your day at … [Read more...]

Louise Winant Exhibits at the Firehouse in Newburyport

At the Firehouse Theater April 26-May 21.  In downtown Newburyport, see exhibiting artist Louise Winant. Her art reflects on the mysteries of life and human existence.  These spiritually emotive scenes in the medium of oil paint, explore the nature of joy, innocence, and vulnerability.  She also … [Read more...]

Tall Ships Sail Into Newburyport and Boston for 2017

Three tall ships will sail into Newburyport harbor during Maritime Days on May 24-29. They will dock for five days on the waterfront right behind the Custom House Maritime Museum, at 25 Water St.  The ships will be the highlight of the museum’s popular annual event. Last May, the tall ship El … [Read more...]

Mass School of Law 11th Annual Animal Rights Day

On Saturday, April 15, the Massachusetts School of Law in Andover celebrated their 11th annual Animal Rights Day. The event is typically held prior to Easter, with a mascot Easter Bunny celebration in the school library for local children.  Business owners, non-profits, and vendors, all concerned … [Read more...]

Spring Tours at Parker River Wild Refuge Newburyport

Earth Day is in April 22 ! Special EARTH DAY Eve Film Screening: Rachel Carson Friday, April 21st, 7 – 9pm Featuring the voice of Mary-Louise Parker as the influential writer and scientist Rachel Carson. An intimate portrait of the woman whose groundbreaking books … [Read more...]

Film Fest Shorts in Newburyport Brighten April

The 2017 Earth Port Film Festival will be on Sunday, April 23, 6pm, at the Firehouse theater in beautiful Newburyport. The festival, now in it’s 6th year, screens short films that tell engaging and inspiring stories of people and communities around the world taking action to address the … [Read more...]

NBPT Literary Festival

NBPT Literary Festival is on April 28/29, 2017 We are proud to announce our 2017 honoree, Jeff Kinney FULL SCHEDULE TBA Born on February 19, 1971, Jeff Kinney is an American writer whose talents are not limited to writing alone. He is also a cartoonist, producer and game designer in addition … [Read more...]

Firehouse Theater Events for March/April

Love/Sick - March 23-April 2 by John Cariani A Firehouse Production. From the writer of “Almost, Maine” comes a collection of nine slighty twisted and completely hilarious vignettes about the pain and joy that comes with being in love. “A whimsical romantic comedy. In the nine vignettes … [Read more...]

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