Newburyport Development Retailers Restaurants Participate in Holiday Invitation Nights

Holiday Invitation

Fridays, December 1 and 8, 2017 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

NEWBURYPORT, MASSACHUSETTS (Holiday 2017) – Newburyport retailers and restaurants are participating in the Greater Newburyport Chamber of Commerce annual Holiday Invitation Nights on Friday December 1 and 8, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. in downtown Newburyport. The special evenings are designed for holiday shoppers to stroll the welcoming streets of Newburyport and visit the many shops and restaurants, enjoying refreshments, live entertainment and special sales and events.

Participating retailers and restaurants include:

Best of British 22 State Street

Best of British will be open until 9:00 p.m. during the invitation nights serving the delectable Walkers Shortbread of Scotland from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Bobbles & Lace 22 Pleasant Street

Wine and live music will delight shoppers one and all!

Coast & Country 18 State Street

Holiday refreshments and cheer will be served. Buy a $100 gift card, receive a $25 gift card free. Buy a $50 gift card, receive a $10 gift card free.

Dos Amigos Burritos 24 Pleasant Street

Sample Mexican hot chocolate and a variety of Mexican baked goods! Also on hand will be Harpoon Winter warmer drafts on sale for $3.


8 State Street

Beverages and treats will be on hand for hungry and thirsty shoppers.

Lively Kids

15 State Street

Spiked eggnog and cookies will be available to shoppers.

Michael’s Harborside 1 Tournament Wharf

Gift Card promotion – Buy a $25 gift card, get $5 gift card free – Purchased at the restaurant only until Dec 24. Santa visits Michael’s Sunday, Dec 10 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hot chocolate and cookies will be served during his visit.

Sunday Brunch – Wrap up the winter weekends with Sunday Brunch 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Closed Christmas Day and Open New Year’s Day.

Port Blue Accents 12 State Street

Extended hours in December; Monday – Thursday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Friday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday 10

a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sundays 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Refreshments will also be served.

Purple Onion Café 44 Inn Street

Open extended hours until 9:00 p.m. serving full menu. Also on hand, hot chocolate, hot cider, Christmas cookies and brownies.

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, Black Cow, 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. For more information visit