The Fabric of Gloucester’s Economy Part 2 

April 05, 2023 / Food and Drink, Good to Know, History/Maritime, Outdoor Adventures, Things to Do & See, Uncategorized

In the first part of the Fabric of Gloucester’s Economy blog, we explored the early fishing industry and economy along the coast of Gloucester from the pre-colonial era through the colonial era and up to the 1900s. Now let’s take a look at Gloucester’s working port, the fishing industry, lobstering, tourism, and how the waterfront… Read more »

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Off-Season Dog-Friendly Beaches in Gloucester

March 08, 2023 / Uncategorized

Owning a pet is an amazing experience filled with lasting memories and companionship for years. A dog especially can become a best friend, a confidant, a cuddle partner, and an exercise buddy all rolled into one.  One activity that many dog owners enjoy with their playful pups is walking or playing on the beach during… Read more »

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The Fabric of Gloucester Economy (Part 1)

February 07, 2023 / History/Maritime

This year Gloucester, Massachusetts celebrates its 400-year anniversary. Over the course of this auspicious year, Gloucester 400+ will be highlighting Gloucester’s rich history and heritage that encompass its extraordinary ethnic diversities, art, and culture, remarkable industrial achievements, and stellar natural resources. As a part of this celebration, Discover Gloucester will spotlight featured businesses and ongoing… Read more »

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In The News: 11 Adorable New England Towns You’ll Want To Visit in 2023

January 17, 2023 / Art and Music, Good to Know, History/Maritime, In The News, Things to Do & See

Excerpt from 11 Adorable New England Towns You’ll Want To Visit in 2023 | Gloucester feature by Meryl Pearlstein | Published in Travel Awaits We gave our expert travel writers the impossible task of narrowing down which adorable New England towns they think our readers should visit this year. From New Hampshire’s cultured seacoast to… Read more »

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Waterfront Weddings on Cape Ann

January 11, 2023 / Cape Ann Wedding Venues

Planning a wedding can be a huge undertaking. Many couples spend months searching for the perfect entertainment, florist, menu, cake, rings, and photographer to fit their personality and style for the “big day.” One of the first and most important steps to planning a wedding is choosing a venue for the ceremony, reception, or both!… Read more »

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