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Your Guide to Newburyport, Massachusetts

Newburyport is a city 35 miles North of Boston. Anchored on a rich Maritime heritage, family unity and hardworking local business owners, Newburyporters experience a lifestyle that is second-to-none. From our national attractions and boating community, to our award-winning dining and shopping, Newburyport, It's a Lifestyle.™ 

For this reason, is a Coastal Lifestyle Site dedicated to supporting Newburyport's best restaurants, artists, shops, businesses and charities who work together in keeping Newburyport One of the Most Beautiful Places to Live.

The Best of Newburyport VIP Program


The Best of NewburyportSM VIP Program gives VIP Card holders and Mobile App users the opportunity to enjoy discounts EVERY TIME they visit 180+ Greater Newburyport Places to Eat, Shop, Stay & Experience.  For $25 receive one VIP Card and login credentials for one person to digitally display the Newburyport App on their Apple or Android device. The VIP Card pays for itself in a couple of uses, plus $10 of your purchase is donated to a local nonprofit partner of your choice.  

The Newburyport App allows users to digitally display their VIP Card, it provides access to easily view all participating businesses and their discounts and has the option to receive occasional GPS reminders to use your VIP Card at businesses that are near you.  VIP Cards can be purchased online, through the Newburyport App, at the Anna Jaques Gift Shop, and the Custom House Gift Shop.  

The expiration date for the physical card has been extended from 12/31/16 to 12/31/17 and the Newburyport App is valid one year from VIP Card purchase date. Folks with the original Free VIP Card from 2014 will need to purchase the current VIP Card in order to receive access to the Newburyport App.    

 Use the appropriate link to Download the "Newburyport App" for iOS/Apple or Android/Google from your phone. It is free to download the App but you must purchase a VIP Card in order to receive login credentials, enabling digital display of the VIP Card.  

iOS/Apple: Download “Newburyport” for iOS/Apple

Android/Google: Download “Newburyport” for Android/Google

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Best of Newburyport VIP Program

Use your Best of Newburyport VIP Card and support our 180+ participating Greater Newburyport restaurants, shops and businesses, all year round.

Oregano Pizzeria & Ristorante

New Discount at Oregano Pizzeria!

Crushed San Marzano Italian tomatoes, fresh mozzarella di Bufala cheese, pizza dough, individually hand-stretched, topped with fresh, local ingredients. Crisped, in a signature brick oven imported from Genoa, Italy, that's Oregano Pizzeria! Show your VIP Card or Newburyport App and receive 10% off the food portion of your check, any time!

Newburyport Waterfront Inn, The Inn At Rings Island

New VIP! The Inn At Rings Island

If you are looking for a Greater Newburyport waterfront inn, The Inn at Ring’s Island will delight you with its stunning waterfront views, amenities and ease of access to fantastic dining, shopping, and sightseeing. Perfect for visitors to the area and for locals in need "local vacation." Newburyport App/VIP Card users enjoy 20% off standard room rate.

AtomiCafe, Newburyport

New Discount at Atomic Cafe!

Enjoy top quality locally brewed coffees, delicious sandwiches, salads, & more. Open for breakfast lunch and dinner, Atomic Cafe is a great place to meet friends for a nice meal, or utilize the free Wi-Fi for a business meeting. Show your VIP Card or Newburyport App and receive 10% off purchase - excludes alcohol.

Fine Unique Gifts, Port Blue Accents, Newburyport

New VIP, Port Blue Accents!

Port Blue Accents is a destination for unique gifts in Newburyport. The focus of the shop is on locally made home and personal accents. They offer quality nautically inspired home accents, Massachusetts-made handbags, as well as artwork and unique gifts by Newburyport artists. Newburyport App/VIP Card users receive 10% off items made in Newburyport.

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Events, activities, and things to do, plus advice from local Best of Newburyport Experts in the community.

Jewelry Auction, Newburyport Art Association

"Ladies & Gems Jewelry Auction & Party at The NAA"

What is Ladies & Gems? It is the perfect opportunity for a well deserved "Ladies Night Out" featuring a jewelry auction and party hosted by The Newburyport Art Association on Friday, April 7th from 7-10 PM. As part of this special jewelry auction, the NAA is selling raffle tickets for a $5,000 shopping spree at Newburyport's premier local Jeweler, Kaya Jewelers of Newburyport, MA. Only 250 raffle tickets will be sold and tickets can be purchased at the Ladies & Gems event, or online prior to the event.


North Shore Magazine Grand Tasting, Blue Ocean, Salisbury

Exceptional Food, Wine & Spirits - North Shore Magazine's Grand Tasting

What is the Grand Tasting? Celebrity chefs, exquisite wines and tantalizing tastes from the region’s top restaurants and gourmet food and wine shops, come together for the North Shore's premier 3rd annual "foodie" event. Reserve your tickets now for the 3rd Annual North Shore Magazine Grand Tasting, Thursday, March 30th from 7-10 PM at Blue Ocean Event Center. Doors open at 6:30 for VIP ticket holders.



Great Chefs' Night, Anna Jaques, Newburyport MA

Great Chefs Night 2017

Hosted by the Anna Jaques Aid Association to benefit patient care at Anna Jaques Hospital, Great Chefs' Night has been declared the "Party of the Year." Held at the Blue Ocean Events Center in Salisbury, MA on April 7, come experience culinary creations from over 20 area restaurants and award-winning chefs, as well as live and silent auctions & a very special $5000 shopping spree Raffle from M.K. Benatti. You do not need to be present to win.



Monte Carlo Night, NEF Newburyport

Win Big at NEF's Monte Carlo Night in Newburyport

By popular demand, the NEF’s Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament has expanded into Monte Carlo Night that will also include casino games. The event will be held on Saturday, April 1st from 7 PM-11 PM at the Newburyport Senior Community Center. Whether you are hitting the Blackjack tables, rolling the dice at Craps, spinning the wheel at Roulette or going ALL IN for the Texas Hold’em Tournament, you do not want to miss Monte Carlo Night.more

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