The 4th Annual Flag Day 5K in Honor of the late Lt. Derek Hines

June 13; Cashman Park

The 5K walk, run, or jog will go through beautiful Newburyport. The race will be followed up with a post-race celebration will include food, drinks, and live entertainment from Dalton and the Sheriffs!

Contact Information: Adam Benoit 978-930-9734

Newburyport Art Association Annual Art Auction

June 13, 5:30 p.m., Newburyport Art Association, 65 Water Street,

The Newburyport Art Association will host its Fine Art Auction Saturday, made possible by artists’ donations and buyers’ purchases - serves as the Art Association’s major fundraiser of the year. 

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Waterfront Movie Series

Aug. 5, 12, 19, 26; 8 p.m., Waterfront Park

What could be better than watching a movie outside at Waterfront Park on a warm summer night? Grab a blanket, family and friends for a movie that begins at dusk. Get there early to claim a spot on the lawn and enjoy some family favorite tunes on the guitar by Matt Jackson while waiting. 

Movies will be shown on a 40-foot inflatable screen with an HD Blue Ray Projector and BOSE professional sound system. Titles to be announced.

For more information, call 978-462-6680

Cruisin’ the 50’s

August 13, 5 to 8 p.m., Downtown Newburyport

A host of classic, vintage and antique cars, complete with ‘60’s music will fill Newburyport for its annual “Cruisin’ the 50’s” festival. This free community event, sponsored by “The Legends” WNBP Radio, and the Greater Newburyport Chamber of Commerce, draws huge, enthusiastic crowds each year to this historic seaport. State, Pleasant and Inn Streets will be closed for pedestrians only, and more classic cars at the Harris Street Parking Lot and the Patrick Tracy Square. Visitors can get up close to view 200 specially selected classic cars from across New England. The rain date is Aug. 20.

For  more information, contact Wes Pettingill at 978-465-3140 or 978-462-6680.

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