Shop Local in Newburyport for Holiday 2018

Newburyport Invitation Nights Scheduled for Friday, December 14th & 21st

NEWBURYPORT, MASSACHUSETTS (December 2018) – Newburyport Invitation Nights provide special evenings to enjoy and shop in Newburyport. Shoppers will find complimentary refreshments, live entertainment and unique shopping and dining in festive downtown Newburyport. Newburyport Invitation Nights will be held on Friday evenings, December 14th, and 21st from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. For a list of participating retailers and restaurants visit or

“Newburyport extends a warm welcome this holiday season,” explains Newburyport Development’s Marketing Director Rebekah Macchia. “Celebrating Newburyport Invitation Nights is a wonderful way for our shops and restaurants to host visitors, and these events are a festive way for shoppers to support local businesses,” she concludes.

Highlights Include:

Brick & Ash
10 Center Street
Brick & Ash will serve special menu items including winter sangria and eggplant fries.

Dos Amigos Burritos
24 Pleasant Street
Receive a $5 off coupon with every $20 spent on a gift card. Enjoy samples of both vegan and loco chili, along with corn bread.

Dyno Records
1 Middle Street
Enjoy live music (piano and holiday tunes) throughout December weekends, and record and turntable shaped cookies.

16 State Street
Enjoy extended hours each Invitation Night and Buy One, Get One 60% off sale on all full price clothing, jewelry, shoes, and accessories. Cider and treats will be served. 

Jack Rabbit
27 Water Street
15% off total purchase (excluding electronics) and complimentary beverages and snacks while you shop. Extended hours: 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Michael’s Harborside
1 Tournament Wharf
Now through December 24, receive a $5 Gift Card FREE with every $25 Gift Card purchase. 

The Poynt
31 Water Street
The Poynt will offer a wide variety of drink menu specials including the Gingah Snaptini with House-Infused Gingerbread Vodka, RumChata, Espresso, and a Ginger Cookie Rim; Spiked Egg Nog; Rudolph's Cocktail with House-Infused Cranberry Orange Zest Vodka, Thyme Simple, Apple Brandy, and Apple Cider. Additionally, there will be a sampling menu of the Chef’s favorite seasonal items.

Port Blue Accents
12 State Street
Enjoy snacks and extended hours: 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. for all three Invitation Nights. 

SOAK & Shoreline
7 State Street
Free bar of soap with every purchase $40 or more.

Urban Elements
19 Water Street
Urban Elements will feature snacks and drinks to all visitors on Invitation Nights.

Newburyport Development
Newburyport Development, a New England Development Company, is located in the heart of downtown Newburyport, Massachusetts, where you’ll find historic neighborhoods and cobblestone streets alongside contemporary restaurants, a shopper’s paradise, and modern galleries. As one of Newburyport’s leading property owners and property managers, Newburyport Development owns more than 50 prime retail/office locations and residential units throughout downtown Newburyport, plus Newburyport Marinas, Michael’s Harborside restaurant, Harborside Catering and the Phoenix Room function facility. Newburyport shops include Lively Kids, francesca’s, Talbots, M.K. Benatti Jewelers, SOAK and many more. Dining selections feature Michael’s Harborside, The Poynt, Brick & Ash, Superfine Food, Oregano Pizzeria and Ristorante and Dos Amigos Burritos, among others. All are part of Newburyport’s vibrant waterside setting, which offers some of New England’s best fishing, boating, dining, and shopping. For more information, visit and


New England Development
For over forty years, New England Development has taken a creative, entrepreneurial approach to real estate development and management - delivering and sustaining successful projects across a wide range of property types. These projects transform complex challenges into preferred locations, generate long-term value to communities, afford compelling opportunities for local and national businesses, and offer sought-after experiences to a wide range of consumers. The company is acclaimed for creating some of the country's most widely-recognized and successful regional centers, as well as multifaceted developments that combine retail, residential, hotel, and office uses. Outlet centers, high-end and street-front retail, airport retail, golf courses, restaurants, and marinas round out New England Development's robust portfolio.