In Newburyport we cherish family and education above all else. This is seen in our “boat-load” of family-friendly events, nature camps and well-regarded schools, that together, help keep each little eye open to life’s most important treasures. Here kids have the opportunity to get up close and personal with aquatic life at the Newburyport Boat and Nature Camp. Take Sailing Lessons with Captain Ed. Visit the animals at Tendercrop Farm. And, well, just be kids.
Seaside Ice offers a winter family activity that's fun, affordable, and active! Visit the indoor rink at Blue Ocean Event Center in Salisbury for winter wonderland skating - just $5 per person, including skate rental. Glide around the indoor artificial ice rink as you skate to festive music, surrounded by sparkling snowflakes, mirror balls, and breathtaking views of the ocean. No hats, gloves, or jackets required.
Dedicated to providing fun and friendship for the families, the Greater Newburyport Families Club (GNFC) connects members with local family-friendly activities, events and educational programs to keep our community happy, healthy, and socially engaged.
Theater in the Open is dedicated to bringing creative and innovative community theater to the cultural landscape of Greater Newburyport. They stage high-quality original productions each year for the enjoyment of the community. And they are dedicated to theater that is free and open to anyone!
Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm is a historic 231-acre property in Newbury with events and activities for you and your family to enjoy. Much of the land at Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm is still under active agriculture! Visit the expansive open land and tour the farmhouse to see what life was like in Newbury in the 1690s!
Looking for autism- and sensory-friendly options for family entertainment? From autism spectrum to sensory processing disorders, there are plenty of reasons why your child might need a little extra consideration
Award-winning Newburyport author Elizabeth Lorayne will launch and sign her new children’s picture book, The Adventures of Piratess Tilly: Easter Island – where haiku meets girl-empowerment, science and exploration, at