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Something Great to Discover: Local Insider Travel Tips and Deals

Enhance your trip to Gloucester with our exclusive list of local insider tips to help make your visit more enjoyable and exciting! Discover these hidden gems and things to do and see at nearby attractions, restaurants, hotels, shops, and more, adding more value to your visit.

Hover over the image of each of the Insider Tips to discover the newest offerings, local deals, special offers, and vacation packages — just more reasons to Discover Gloucester, Cape Ann.

Check out our Local Insider Travel Tips and Deals for this month!

Beauport Cruiselines

Making Waves this October!

Spend an unforgettable autumn evening or afternoon on the water! Join Beauport Cruiselines for another season of their signature dining cruises along Gloucester Harbor. Enjoy New England Lobster Bake Dinners and more, cocktail service and music in the background, while taking in the ocean breeze and sweeping views of beautiful Cape Ann. For more offer details and book your cruise, visit

6 Rowe Square
(978) 865-3210

Mile Marker One

New Raw Bar on the River

Belly up to Mile Marker One’s new Raw Bar for the freshest of seafood. Featuring oysters, jumbo shrimp, littleneck clams, fresh local lobster tails and other featured items. The Raw Bar compliments the lunch, dinner, wine and cocktail menus for a great experience directly on the water. Waiting to catch a glimpse of some Wicked Tuna action, you can see the boats and crews right from the bar if they are in.

(978) 283-2122

Cape Ann’s Marina Resort

SAVE on a Multiple Nights Stay!

Come explore Cape Ann in AUTUMN when it is less busy and with so much to see and do! Stay two midweek nights Sunday-Thursday at Cape Ann’s Marina Resort and SAVE $50.00 off your total stay for the month of October 2021. Mention or use the code FA21 when making your reservations. For offer details and to book your Fall Getaway, go to their website at

(978) 283-2122

Essex River Cruises & Charters

Fall Foliage Cruises on the Essex River!

Join Essex River Cruises & Charters for their Fall Foliage Cider & Donut Cruises along the beautiful Essex River! See the leaves change into brilliant hues of yellow and orange. Enjoy complimentary hot cider and donuts from Russell Orchard of Ipswich. CRUISE DATES: October 16th, 17th, 23rd & 24th
TIME: 1PM – 3PM For more information and to reserve your seats, visit

35 Dodge St, Essex
(978) 768-6981

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