VIP Fundraisers, Live Music & Events Calendar

Events in Newburyport

Thanks to your participation, we strive to maintain an up-to-date Events Calendar for the Greater Newburyport area that includes all of our fabulous community and Best of Newburyport VIP events. From Cooking Classes at The Compass Rose Inn and Live Music at Andiamo Restaurant + Bar, to charitable and community events hosted by our Best of Newburyport Community Partners, Newburyport knows how to entertain!

Events in Newburyport satisfy an array of interests from sports and fitness and arts and history, to seasonal festivals. Some popular Newburyport events include bike and road races, wine and beer tastings, live concerts, and waterfront movies.  If you enjoy arts and history the Custom House Maritime Museum hosts fascinating monthly talks featuring various historic experts, the Firehouse Center for the Arts brings many wonderful theater performances  to Newburyport, and the Newburyport Art Association hosts wonderful exhibits throughout the year.  Newburyport offers something fun for all ages and interests.  You’ll always find something to do!

Yankee Homecoming is more than just a series of events.  It is a local annual tradition and Newburyport’s biggest celebration of the year.  Here you can catch a week of specialty events celebrating the rich history of Newburyport. Events include High School Battle of the Bands, Brewfest, Old Fashioned Sunday, Kid Talent Show, Golf Tournament, Market Square Day, Family Day at Maudslay State Park, the Parade, Fireworks and Heritage Tours among others.

Another event you can’t miss out on is the Riverfront Music Festival.  It is a free concert hosted every summer at Waterfront Park along the Merrimack River.  Bring your blankets and chairs and enjoy a great day of music.

Stay up-to-date with Newburyport events by checking our calendar regularly. It doesn’t get much better than living in Newburyport!

Greater Newburyport Community Calendar

Newburyport Events

Mark your calendar for these standout events and acvities that highlight the beauty of our town.



This Thanksgiving the Newburyport High School football team will have the opportunity to play its traditional rivalry game against Amesbury High School on the newly renovated turf field atop of Mt Rural.  Mt Rural, as the hill was called where the magnificent NHS now sits, is home to one of the grandest high school stadiums […]

Pennies for Poverty, Newburyport MA

Music for Change Event November 7

Businesses and volunteers have come together to support Pennies for Poverty’s Music for Change fundraiser, which will take place on November 7th, starting at 6:30 at the Elks Lodge in Newburyport. The music, headlined by EJ Ouellette and Crazy Maggy, and including Thomas Machine Works Band and Liz Frame will have the crowd tapping their […]

Savor 3 Course Cooking Demo @ Andiiamo, Newburyport MA

Savor 3 Course Cooking Demo @ Andiamo

Come experience Savor 3 Course Cooking Demo @ Andiamo.  Andiamo’s Restaurant + bar is a place where you come for the food and stay for the intimate, engaging atmosphere. On Saturday, September 19th you’re invited to join award-winning chef, Jim Rogers, at Andiamo Restaurant + Bar for an entertaining cooking demo and 3-course lunch during […]

Savor Newburyport, Newburyport MA


Newburyport is thrilled to host the inaugural Savor Newburyport event brought to you by the Greater Newburyport Chamber of Commerce and their members, highlighting the exceptional cuisine, craft beer and cocktails, shopping and cultural experiences the maritime city has to offer.

Joy Movie Teaser Trailer, Newburyport MA

Joy Movie Teaser Trailer

Get a of sneak peek of the much anticipated Joy Movie Teaser Trailer for the upcoming film scheduled to be released Christmas Day 2015. We can now enjoy a feature preview of the upcoming production with scenes filmed in local North Shore towns including Newburyport, Newbury and West Newbury.

Homes for Our Troops Benefit Concert, Newburyport MA

Homes For Our Troops Benefit Concert

On Saturday, August 8th, 2015, Newburyport’s Patriots for American Veterans Organization will host the third Homes For Our Troops Benefit Concert at the Newburyport Waterfront. Boston trio Savoir Faire will open the show at 2 PM, followed by Newburyport-based art-rock trio Unnamed Colors headlining at 4 PM.

Live Video Feed from the Yankee Homecoming Parade 2015, Newburyport MA

Video from Yankee Homecoming Parade & Beatlejuice Concert

Enjoy our video of the crowd from the Yankee Homecoming Parade route combined with the Beatlejuice Concert. Video produced by Manual Media, and brought to you by

Yankee Homecoming Concert Series B Street Bombers, Newburyport MA

Photos & Videos from Yankee Homecoming Events

Enjoy photos & videos from the following Events: Art on Bartlet Mall, Brewfest, Olde Fashioned Sunday, Waterfront Concerts, Kids Talent Show, Nursing Home Concerts, Veterans Lunch, Yankee King & Queen, Coast Guard Tour, Family Day in Maudslay Park, Fireworks and the Parade.

Yankee Homecoming Road Race 2015, Newburyport MA

Videos & Photos from Unofficial Yankee Homecoming Events

Enjoy photos and videos from other community events hosted during Yankee Homecoming week: Greek Food Festival, Police Station Tour, Yankee Homecoming Road Race and Bed Race hosted by the Lion’s Club, kids day in Atkinson Common hosted by the Exchange Club, and the High Street Mile hosted by the Winner’s Circle Running Club.

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