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Tucks Candies, Fine Chocolates & Gift Shop
The Tuck family owned & operated candy and gift shop has been producing fresh made candies & chocolates in Rockport Mass since 1929. Visit the Rockport location on Cape Ann only 1 hour north of Boston for great gift ideas, fine chocolates, candy, old fashioned fudge, salt water taffy & more.
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8 Bedroom Single Family Home - $1,200,000

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Welcome to the Rockport, MA local information and travel guide about local businesses and the town of Rockport Massachusetts. Search Rockport vacation ideas, hotels & accommodation, discount coupons and find local services and government information arranged by category in the local business directory.

Rockport is a small seaside community located on the northernmost tip of Cape Ann along with the city of Gloucester.

When you visit Rockport you will want to stay forever just to soak in the unspoiled scenery and charm. Here you will find some of the most beautiful beaches and scenery in the country.

Visit Halibut Point State Park and in one area you will witness the most beautiful birds and wildlife as well as the huge quarry and the Atlantic ocean crashing against the rocky shore below. From Long Beach to Folly Cove you will find spectacular Ocean views including twin light on Thatcher Island.

Rockport has a number of beaches offering variety which include Long Beach, Cape Hedge Beach, Pebble Beach, and Front and Back Beach. The downtown and Bearskin Neck is filled with specialty gift and candy shops, art galleries, and some of the best restaurants in the state.

Motif #1 is located in Rockport and there is a house in Rockport made entirely of newspaper including all the furnishings and it is open for visiting, located at 52 Pidgeon Hill Street. The Paper House is a bit difficult to find, but definitely fascinating and worth the search.

The 2009 movie "The Proposal" starring Sandra Bullock and Ryan Reynolds was filmed in Rockport and was called Sitka Alaska. You can see all the beautiful outdoor scenes from the movie (less the mountains that were added to the background n the movie) when you visit Bearskin Neck.

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Vance Gilbert- Jim Trick
Vance Gilbert's concerts feature an unlikely union of humor, virtuosity, and the unexpected. Whether with classic, original songwriting or ageless interpretations of covers, he is a presentation steeped in deep humanism and bravery, stunning artistry and soul, and contagious unbridled joy – inarguably the blue ribbons that tie and seal the impossible package that is Vance Gilbert.

When: Sep 19, 2015 7 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sat, 19 Sep 2015 19 )
Hunt's Photo Walk: Sunset at Rockport
On September 19th, join photographer Ron Phillips on an afternoon/sunset walk of Rockport and its harbor, Bearskin Neck, and other points of interest. The walk will begin at 3pm and conclude after sunset. Ron will discuss Exposure, Subject Development, Image Composition, HDR, Black & White Photography and more. Photographers of all skill levels are encouraged to attend. Rockport is a premiere destination for photographers. The town is an eclectic mix of unique storefronts, a beautiful harbor, boats, and a rich fishing tradition that offers a wide variety of photographic subjects. Attendees should have: Digital Camera and Lens Memory Card Tripod Suggested Items Attendees should have: Various lenses Extra memory cards Extra camera battery Snacks Water

When: Sep 19, 2015 3 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sat, 19 Sep 2015 15 )
Russian Icons & Music
When: Sep 16, 2015 7 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Wed, 16 Sep 2015 19 )
Cape Ann Big Band
When: Aug 30, 2015 7 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sun, 30 Aug 2015 19 )
Judy Collins
When: Sep 12, 2015 8 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sat, 12 Sep 2015 20 )
"Visions of Cape Breton and Beyond" A Celtic Family Celebration By Natalie MacMaster
When: Nov 3, 2015 8 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Tue, 03 Nov 2015 20 )
Bolshoi Ballet in HD: "Giselle"
When: Oct 13, 2015 7 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Tue, 13 Oct 2015 19 )
National Theatre in HD: Hamlet
When: Oct 15, 2015 7 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Thu, 15 Oct 2015 19 )
Marshall Crenshaw
When: Oct 9, 2015 8 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Fri, 09 Oct 2015 20 )
Acoustic Alchemy
When: Nov 13, 2015 8 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Fri, 13 Nov 2015 20 )
Hot Club of San Francisco: "Postcards from Gypsy Land"
When: Apr 9, 2016 8 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sat, 09 Apr 2016 20 )
Jimmy Webb & Karla Bonoff
When: Nov 22, 2015 5 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sun, 22 Nov 2015 17 )
Joan Armatrading
When: Sep 23, 2015 8 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Wed, 23 Sep 2015 20 )
An Evening with David Deveau
When: Oct 24, 2015 8 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sat, 24 Oct 2015 20 )
Shawn Colvin
When: Sep 13, 2015 5 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sun, 13 Sep 2015 17 )
A Christmas Celtic Sojourn
When: Dec 15, 2015 4 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Tue, 15 Dec 2015 16 )
Concert & Lecture: Lyra Vocal Ensemble
When: Sep 16, 2015 7 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Wed, 16 Sep 2015 19 )
Holiday Community Sing Along
When: Dec 19, 2015 7 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sat, 19 Dec 2015 19 )
Cape Ann Big Band Holiday Show
When: Dec 5, 2015 3 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sat, 05 Dec 2015 15 )
Rockport@Night First Fridays
ROCKPORT MA ONCE AGAIN OPENS IT'S DOORS AT NIGHT! Rockport expands it's 2014 Main @ Night event throughout all of downtown for this years... 2015 ROCKPORT @ NIGHT EVENT !! OVER 35 PARTICIPANTS ! Every First Friday night, from MAY 1st through OCT. 2nd. Galleries and shops keep their doors open from 4:00-8:00+ pm, for a "ROCKPORT @ NIGHT" event. From Main St. to Bearskin Neck. The town's merchants welcome you with hors d'oeuvres, wine, and beverages while you enjoy the renowned talents of this creative Art Colony. See artist demos, enjoy music and visit the unique shops. Come celebrate as the community illuminates its streets, and enjoy the ambiance that only Rockport can offer. Meet with the artists and shopkeepers and tour their galleries. Artists will be on hand to take questions from visitors. Come share in the history and hospitality of this seaside community as you stroll the streets of beautiful downtown Rockport.

When: May 1, 2015 12 AM to Oct 2, 2015 12 AMin Rockport, Massachusetts (Fri, 01 May 2015 00 )
Rockport @ Night - First Fridays
When: Sep 4, 2015 4 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Fri, 04 Sep 2015 16 )
Tom Rush
When: Aug 29, 2015 8 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20 )
Della Mae
Forging a vibrant and wholly distinct path in today's bluegrass circuit, Della Mae has quickly become one of the most sought after roots music ensembles in the country.

When: Sep 4, 2015 12 AM to Sep 4, 2015 12 AMin Rockport, Massachusetts (Fri, 04 Sep 2015 00 )
Harold López-Nussa
When: Nov 1, 2015 5 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sun, 01 Nov 2015 17 )
Jasper String Quartet
When: Feb 26, 2016 8 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Fri, 26 Feb 2016 20 )
Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: "Ekektra"
When: Apr 30, 2016 12:55:00 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sat, 30 Apr 2016 12:55:00 )
Metropolitan Live in HD: "Madama Butterfly"
When: Apr 2, 2016 12:55:00 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sat, 02 Apr 2016 12:55:00 )
Bolshoi Ballet in HD: "Taming of the Shrew"
When: Jan 31, 2016 12:55:00 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sun, 31 Jan 2016 12:55:00 )
Elias Quartet
When: Nov 14, 2015 8 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sat, 14 Nov 2015 20 )
Danú
When: Mar 3, 2016 8 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Thu, 03 Mar 2016 20 )
Renaissance
When: Oct 22, 2015 8 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Thu, 22 Oct 2015 20 )
Opera 102 Class
When: Oct 7, 2015 7 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Wed, 07 Oct 2015 19 )
Vadym Kholodenko, piano
When: Jan 24, 2016 3 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sun, 24 Jan 2016 15 )
The Manhattan Transfer
When: Dec 20, 2015 3 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sun, 20 Dec 2015 15 )
Bolshoi Ballet in HD: "Spartacus"
When: Mar 15, 2016 7 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Tue, 15 Mar 2016 19 )
Metropolitan Opera in HD: "Turandot"
When: Jan 30, 2016 12:55:00 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sat, 30 Jan 2016 12:55:00 )
Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: Lulu
When: Nov 21, 2015 12 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sat, 21 Nov 2015 12 )
Bolshoi Ballet in HD: "Jewels"
When: Nov 17, 2015 7 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Tue, 17 Nov 2015 19 )
BB King Celebration
When: Sep 18, 2015 8 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Fri, 18 Sep 2015 20 )
Bolshoi Ballet in HD: "Don Quixote"
When: Apr 10, 2016 12:55:00 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sun, 10 Apr 2016 12:55:00 )
Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: "The Magic Flute"
When: Dec 13, 2015 12:55:00 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sun, 13 Dec 2015 12:55:00 )
Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: "Les Pêcheurs de Perles"
When: Jan 16, 2016 12:55:00 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sat, 16 Jan 2016 12:55:00 )
Bolshoi Ballet in HD: "Lady of the Camellias"
When: Dec 6, 2015 12:55:00 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sun, 06 Dec 2015 12:55:00 )
Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: II Trovatore
When: Oct 3, 2015 12:55:00 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sat, 03 Oct 2015 12:55:00 )
National Theatre of London Live in HD: "Jane Eyre"
When: Dec 8, 2015 7 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Tue, 08 Dec 2015 19 )
Juilliard String Quartet
When: Mar 20, 2016 3 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sun, 20 Mar 2016 15 )
Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: "Roberto Devereux"
When: Apr 16, 2016 12:55:00 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sat, 16 Apr 2016 12:55:00 )
Metropolitan Opera in HD: "Manon Lescaut"
When: Mar 5, 2016 12:55:00 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sat, 05 Mar 2016 12:55:00 )
Metropolitan Opera Live in HD: "Otello"
When: Oct 17, 2015 12:55:00 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Sat, 17 Oct 2015 12:55:00 )
National Theatre of London Live in HD: "The Beaux' Stratagem"
When: Oct 6, 2015 7 PM in Rockport, Massachusetts (Tue, 06 Oct 2015 19 )

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