The Trustees have partnered with the Vintage Sports Car Club of America for an exciting event featuring pre-WWII cars competing in timed raced in Ipswich Massachusetts
The Trustees have partnered with the Vintage Sports Car Club of America for an exciting event featuring pre-WWII cars competing in timed races at Castle Hill on the Crane...
Haunted Happenings kicks off a month of spooktacular fun with the Grand Parade!
Come join or watch this Salem tradition to kick off Haunted Happenings that is filled with pageantry, music, and the enthusiasm of thousands of Salem’s students from...
The Newburyport Chocolate Tour is a chance for chocolate lover to experience the best treats of Newburyport Massachusetts!
The Newburyport Chocolate Tour, now in its 20th year, invites chocolate lovers to savor fine chocolate and goodies throughout downtown Newburyport and the Tannery. The...
The Ocean View 5k & Half Marathon Ipswich Massachusetts
Run 5K and Half Marathon - or both races Back-to-Back! Come enjoy beautiful ocean views as you run along the scenic coastline of Great Neck! On the course you'll race past...
Explore Choate Island with your family and experience the beauty of Essex Bay!
Spend a day with us in celebration of Choate Island – the crown jewel of the Crane Wildlife Refuge. Here deer and foxes roam through fields that once housed herds of sheep,...
Apple Harvest Run is a 5 Mile, 5k and kid's fun run in Weste Newbury Massachusetts!
The Apple Harvest Run and its iconic race route is not to be missed. Mark your calendars for one of the best Autumn races in the region! Situated in the pastoral town of West...
Manchester Cardboard Boat Regatta is a fun time for the whole family in beautiful downtown Manchester-by-the-Sea Manchester
Come join the fun in Downtown Manchester-by-the-Sea for the cardboard boat regatta! Depending on the # of boats will determine the length of race. Post Race Award Ceremony,...
The Essex Massachusetts Festival in the Shipyard is fun for the whole family. Part of Essex Heritage Trails & Sails
Essex Shipbuilding Museum invites families to the the Fall Festival in the Shipyard. This family friendly event is a great introduction to Essex culture. Join us in the...
Explore the North Shore with over 150 Free Events in Essex National Heritage Area's Trails & Sails celebration in Massachusetts.
Essex National Heritage Area sites will offer over 150 free family fun events from September 15-24, 2023 for the annual celebration of TRAILS & SAILS. Discover special...
Pickleball for the Pantry fundraiser charity tournament for the Salem Pantry in Massachusetts
Support the Salem Pantry and reliable access to fresh and healthy food for Salem and The North Shore at this fun-filled event. Register now to join the pantry's first...

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Pick your own apple orchards and places to buy fresh local apples on Massachusetts' North Shore
We've assembled a list of some of our favorite apple orchards north of Boston. Many offer pick-your-own apples and apples that are available for purchase by the pound. In addition to apple picking, many of the orchards offer trail walks, farm stands, baked goods, petting farms, country stores, hay rides and other child-friendly activities. Living...
After a walk in the woods, check for ticks before getting in the car!
If you spend any amount of time outdoors on the North Shore, you should be aware of ticks, where they live, how they feed and what to do if you find a tick on your body or biting into your skin. Prevention and immediate action are paramount tactics in keeping yourself, your pets and your family safe from serious infection. Ticks are arachnids that...
CoastSweep encourages families to volunteer and help preserve some of the nicest coastal properties on the planet!
Living on the North Shore has a lot of benefits, and one of the best is our proximity to the beach.  Wherever you might be living or visiting on the North Shore, you are never more than a half-hour car ride from the nearest spot to bury your toes in the sand.  We have miles and miles of beautiful beach available to us, and it's our obligation to...
You'll find locally grown food and much more at farmers markets on the North Shore, north of Boston Massachusetts.
The North Shore of Massachusetts has some of the most fertile soil in the United States and the farms of the region produce wonderful produce and other foods that you can buy directly at the farm, or it comes to you via a local Farmer's Market. Farmer's markets aren't just a place to get your favorite local seasonal foods, it s a community! The...
The Persied Meteor Shower promises a great show if the skies are clear!
The Perseid meteor show is an annual astronomy event that happens on Earth between mid- July and late August.  In 2023, the Perseids will be peaking on August 13th, with the best viewing being August 12-14!  Many meteors will be visible in the night sky as Earth passes through the debris trail left by the passage of comet Sift-Tuttle.  This years...

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