5 Family Activities in Newburyport
The kids may be back in school, but you can still enjoy plenty of family-friendly activities this October. No matter what the weather brings, you’ll find no shortage of interesting places to visit in 2015. Try our top picks for family fun in Newburyport this fall.
- Cashman Park
- Merrohawke Nature School
- Newburyport Art Association
- Oldies Marketplace
- David’s Tavern
Cashman Park is the perfect place for the kids to let off a little steam. You and your family will enjoy the lovely playground, abundant bird sightings, picnic spots and other attractions. Want to get active this October? The park boasts facilities for playing tennis, soccer, softball and basketball, as well as nicely maintained walking paths.
Merrohawke Nature School combines educational opportunities with pure fun. Outings take advantage of kids’ natural curiosity while allowing them to enjoy an up-close-and-personal view of nature in Newburyport. There’s also no better way to enjoy the beauty of Fall 2015.
Art isn’t just for grown-ups. Foster an appreciation of the arts in both younger and older kids with a trip to the historic building housing the Newburyport Arts Association. Art classes and exhibits of works by children and adults help make art a natural part of their lives at an early age.
You’ll love watching your kids’ reactions when you visit Oldies Marketplace this October. The waterfront marketplace offers a huge selection of antiques, collectibles, books and all kinds of unique items. You and your children will marvel at the vintage eye candy, and they’ll get a glimpse of what life was like in the decades — and even centuries — leading up to 2015.
When you’re ready to relax and have a bite, take the whole gang to David’s Tavern. The family-friendly tavern in Garrison Inn offers impressive adults’ and children’s menus. David’s also hosts an on-site childcare facility so Mom and Dad can enjoy date nights without worrying about the little ones.
With so much to do in Newburyport, filling your October calendar with fun activities for the whole family is easy. Get out and enjoy Autumn 2015 with these and other delightful days out.