Gloucester’s Holiday Season Retail Therapy 

November 15, 2023 / Things to Do & See

Holiday shopping can be difficult to enjoy if you find yourself browsing at chaotic and busy malls or overcrowded box stores. Wouldn’t it be great if we could enjoy holiday shopping like our grandparents did? Strolling along quaint downtown streets browsing in windows, delighting in twinkling lights and listening to festive music while we find… Read more »

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5 Things To Do In Gloucester in the Fall 

October 03, 2023 / Things to Do & See

Gloucester, Massachusetts is known as a summertime destination for its beautiful beaches and harbor, amazing restaurants, and cultural events. But did you know that there’s plenty to do and see during the fall months when the bulk of the tourists have headed home and the city tends to quiet just a bit?  Autumn in Gloucester… Read more »

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Celebrate Gloucester’s 400+ 

August 01, 2023 / History/Maritime, Things to Do & See

2023 is Gloucester’s 400+ Anniversary, marking 400 years since the area was first settled by English colonists, with events happening city-wide all year to honor Gloucester’s history and celebrate the many cultures that make up the community.  The 400+ activities include educational programs, activities, and free public events, with an intentional acknowledgment of the local… Read more »

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In The News: Gloucester Named One of America’s 15 Best Small Cities and Towns by CNN

July 31, 2023 / Art and Music, Food and Drink, History/Maritime, In The News, movies filmed in Gloucester, Things to Do & See

PHOTO: Walter Bibikow/ Digital Vision/ Getty Images 15 of America’s best small towns and cities | Written by Joe Yogurst | Published by CNN Travel CNN Travel named Gloucester among the 15 best small towns and cities in America! Click here to read the article which mentions our active working waterfront and freshest seafood offerings,… Read more »

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Celebrate Maritime Heritage at Gloucester Maritime Rendezvous 

June 22, 2023 / History/Maritime, Things to Do & See

Described by Gloucester Maritime Executive Director Michael DeKoster as a “once-in-a-lifetime” event, the Gloucester Maritime Rendezvous promises to be a “can’t miss” event of the summer! Enjoy sailing on historic Gloucester Harbor aboard one of eight signature schooners, including four visiting majestic schooners and Gloucester’s own iconic schooner fleet. Experience deck tours with the crews… Read more »

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