Boston 25 Morning News Zip Trips To Newburyport Friday, August 30th    

Boston 25 Morning News will make its last Zip Trip stop of the 2019 summer season in Newburyport at Cashman Park on Friday, August 30th, from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. The Boston 25 Morning News team  celebrated its 16th season of Zip Trips with stops in Andover, Braintree, Westborough, Dennis, Melrose, Middleborough, Mattapan, Webster and Bellingham. The entire crew is gearing up for a big finish at the Newburyport Finale.    

Boston 25 News anchors Gene Lavanchy and Elizabeth Hopkins, Boston 25 Meteorologist Shiri Spear, Boston 25 Sports Anchor Tom Leyden, and Boston 25 Around Town Host Michele Lazcano will host the Newburyport Zip Trip.   

“We’ve visited some great places this summer…from Town Commons to City Parks to Cape Cod beaches,” said Lavanchy.  “Zip Trips have become a summer destination and we’re looking forward to meeting the people and visiting the places that make Newburyport so special.”   

Boston 25 will put a spotlight on neighborhood pride, coastal living, hidden gems and good eats in Newburyport. Local newsmakers, hometown teams and community heroes will join us as special guests.  

“You can count on sun, fun and live music when we visit Newburyport,” Spear added. “I can’t wait to wind down summer in this beautiful coastal city that offers so much to do all year around.”     

Residents, visitors and kids of all ages are invited to be part of Boston 25’s live audience at Cashman Park. The energy and enthusiasm the crowd brings will make Newburyport the place to be this Friday.   The festival-like atmosphere will include activities for kids, games, and giveaways, including a pair of tickets to see The Who play at Fenway Park. All the activities are FREE and visitors are encouraged to bring a box of healthy, whole grain cereal to benefit Our Neighbors’ Table.          

On-air Features Include:  

•    Town Tour: Think you know Newburyport? See what’s off the beaten path.  

•    Dine Around Town: Where the locals eat! 

•    First Responder Friday: Newburyport’s finest will be honored for all they do. 

•    Zip Trip Jr. Reporter: We’ll select a young viewer from the crowd to ask the questions!   

•    Home Town Hero: The local unsung hero who’s the heart of community!  

•    Home Town Team: A super salute to a standout team.   

Zip Trip partners include: Canobie Lake Park, DCU: Digital Federal Credit Union, Dunkin’ Donuts, Massachusetts State Lottery, New England’s Dairy Farmers and Must Be The Milk, Table Talk Pies, VA New England Healthcare, Edaville Family Theme Park, Polar Beverages, Real Living Suburban Lifestyle Real Estate, Sweepnman and Beasley Media Group: 105.7 WROR, Country 102.5, 98.5 The Sports Hub, HOT 96.9, WBOS Rock 92.9. 

Zip Trip Sponsors

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