2023/24 Arts Lovers Shopping Guide to Newburyport!

2023/24 Arts Lovers Shopping Guide to Newburyport!

Deirdre Girard
April 2, 2024
2023/24 Arts Lovers Shopping Guide to Newburyport!
The Custom House Museum Gift Shop is a hidden gem!


Shop local and support the arts, while buying a unique and creative gift for family and friends! Most of our members offer gift certificates and many offer one of a kind arts related merchandise. Make those arts inspired gift certificates extra special with our gift tips.

Create a Themed Gift with Gift Certificates!

-Combine a theater or movie gift certificate with a dining gift certificate from one of the many downtown restaurants to create a family night out, a girls night out or a romantic night out gift package.

-Package up your gift certificate with a Newburyport hat, teeshirt or sweatshirt.  Richdale Convenience Store on State Street is where all the locals go for a huge variety of inexpensive but well made Newburyport themed clothing.   

-Give the aspiring musician in your life a certificate for beginner or advanced lessons along with a new or used instrument, a song book, or a small accessory like guitar picks.

-Include a leotard or dance pants with a gift certificate for dance lessons. 

The Firehouse Offers a Variety of Ways to Give the Gift of Theater!

The Firehouse Center for the Arts. 

Purchase art from their ever-changing art gallery either in person or online, buy gift certificates in any amount to be used toward any show, buy a membership for someone special, or simply wrap up a pair of tickets to one of their delightful musicals coming up including Fun Home, and Pippin


The Newburyport Art Association 

Gift certificates for merchandise or classes are available in any amount (in person, by phone or online), and all exhibited art is available for sale at their gallery or online.  Seasonal Holiday markets include jewelry, Christmas bulbs, and stunning stationary. Admission if free.


The Screening Room

Buy a gift certificate in any amount to be used for movies and concessions at this intimate and beloved art house cinema.

Email or stop by nbptmovies@gmail.com

The Dance Place 

Gift certificates can be used for any type of adult or children’s dance lessons from this award winning studio.

Email danceplacenbpt@gmail.com

Acting Out 

Are there children in your life who would love acting lessons in a fun and nurturing environment? Give them the gift of developing their creative imagination when you buy a gift certificate in any amount.

Email dbudzyna@necc.mass.edu


If you are shopping for a crafty person, Tinkerhaus offers gift certificates in any amount that can be used for adult or children’s craft workshops/classes for everything from painting, to copper work to jewelry making with local experts, all materials supplied. 

Email mary@tinkerhaus.org 

Zach Fields Drums and Music 

For the musicians on your list, stop by or call for gift certificates in any amount for adult or children’s lessons, then package them up with ZFDM branded hats, teeshirts, socks and sweatshirts.


Paula Estey Gallery 

Support not only art but social activism when you buy a work of art from their newest exhibit, either online or at the gallery.


The Custom House Museum 

Explore their unique and beautiful gift shop featuring fun and creative nautical themed gifts for adults and children.


The Newburyport Documentary Film Festival 

The exciting and well regarding Documentary Film Festival has created beautifully designed teeshirts and sweatshirts that would be the perfect gift for all the film buffs on your list.  


The Greater Newburyport Chamber of Commerce and Industry 

These popular gift cards are the most versatile of all— they can be used for dozens of local merchants.


The Greater Newburyport Children's Chorus

The Children's Chorus is offering gift cards for their upcoming semester and can also connect you with voice and piano teachers within the Chorus if you are interested in purchasing music lessons.

Email info@gncchorus.org

The Most Popular Gift Certificate in Newburyport!