Yankee Homecoming is a week of innovation, talent and energy that fills Newburyport, Massachusetts each summer. 2018 festivities will be take place July 28th – August 5th. Featuring a broad range of events and exciting things to do, this annual celebration offers fun and exciting events for all. Local Newburyport residents and thousands of visitors descend upon our lovely city, allowing performers, artists, vendors and small business owners a chance to shine.
From downtown entertainment, fireworks and more, there is no shortage of family-friendly activities to explore throughout the week, including free waterfront concerts, theatrical performances and a variety food vendors serving the best New England bites.
Whether you’re 1 or 100, a tween or a parent, you’ll create long-lasting memories that keep you smiling until next year. So lather on the sunscreen, grab your lawn chair and leave your cares at the door, to best experience Newburyport’s Yankee Homecoming festival!
Saturday, July 28th
Kayak and Paddle Board River Race- 10am at Cashman Park
Sunday, July 29th
Olde Fashioned Sunday (Family Midway, J&J Ponies, Antique Cars, and more!)- 10am-3pm at Bartlett Mall
Monday, July 30th
Golf Tournament at Ould Newbury Country Club
Tuesday, July 31st
Market Square Day Craft Show- 10am-7pm
Thursday, August 2nd
US Coast Guard Open House 10am-2pm at the Coast Guard Station Merrimack River
Saturday, August 4th
Fireworks at 9:15pm
Sunday, August 5th
Parade begins at intersection of Moseley Ave and Ferry Rd