Welcome to beautiful Amesbury, Massachusetts, where creative small businesses and local flavor match the picturesque historic charm and strong community! Meet some places we love in this Massachusetts city!


Motivate® is a welcoming studio designed for the person who wants to live life to the fullest, with vibrancy and longevity. Motivate® is a community of curious and fabulous people disguised as barre, cardio, yoga, and nutrition studio. Motivate has a highly-skilled and experienced staff of instructors and who take workouts, (but not themselves), seriously. They also leave room to learn about those many ways to health via workshops, seminars, book groups and service projects. We implement what works for us and then are empowered to live with more energy and in a more joyful state. The only thing required to partake with Motivate® is a desire to smile…because that will surely happen when you motivate with us. 


Ovedia Artisan Chocolates is a chocolate and coffee cafe located in the heart of downtown, in an old mill building along the Powwow River. Ovedia offers classic espresso and coffee drinks, as well as several specialty hot chocolates, teas and a variety of housemade baked goods. Ovedia Artisan Chocolates are made in small batches using high quality chocolate and the freshest ingredients. At Ovedia, they believe every experience comes down to the details, from their handcrafted marshmallows to coffee ice cubes, a trip to Ovedia is sure to indulge your taste buds!

Mane Salon & Spa

Mane Salon & Spa is a full-service beauty destination located in downtown Amesbury that is home to a team of stylists who offer services including wash and blow drys, color, cuts, and more! Mane Salon & Spa’s space includes a private nail suite equipped with manicure stations and massaging pedicure chairs, as well as a massage room, two aesthetics rooms, and a steam room! Mane carries products from superior lines such as Aveda and G.M. Collin. Ready to enjoy a day of beauty?? Book your appointment!

Board & Brush Amesbury

Looking for a fun night out with friends or family? Visit Board & Brush Amesbury for a DIY workshop and create your own unique wood sign! The Board & Brush team provides all the materials and instructs participants, step-by-step, to create a beautiful piece for your home or for a gift; all you have to do is bring your own bevs and food! Choose from a variety of paint and wood stain colors in the workshop to create your one-of-a-kind masterpiece.

Sanara Natural Beauty

Sanara Natural Beauty is a neighborhood luxury bespoke skincare and wellness boutique tucked away in the picturesque historic area of Amesbury, along the Merrimac River. Sanara offers a mindful, integrative and wholistic approach to skincare, health, wellness, and beauty services. Sanara; meaning to cure, heal, and restore, was started by Raena Tripp Mason, a licensed esthetician and skin nutritionist. The space is comprised of female entrepreneurs and practitioners, each hand-picked with years of experience in their fields. Each service is personalized to meet your individual goals and needs.

Mel’s Record Shop

Just opened! Mel’s Record Shop is the newest addition to Amesbury, Massachusetts’ downtown shopping scene, and we’re all about it! Pop in, browse vinyl, and get ready to tap your feet to some awesome beats!

Wild Dove

Wild Dove is a ‘conscious living’ boutique that carries products to help us live our best lives—think natural bath and body products, soy and beeswax candles, crystals, handcrafted jewelry, pottery, home decor, and more! Find the perfect gift for someone, or stumble upon a special something something for yourself!

Barewolf Brewing

BareWolf Brewing Company is a family beer business run by father and son team Paul and Stevie Bareford. By blending endless passion and refined tradecraft in an art-science fusion, this duo creates a variety of unique beers to feature on the Brewery’s constantly rotating tap list. Paul and Stevie eat, sleep and breathe beer, and want to share it with all of us at their kid-friendly Amesbury taproom—complete with live music, arcade games, and pool!


The Brunette Rose is a boutique Salon and Day Spa located in the heart of downtown Amesbury. The team specializes in all things beauty, from balayage to brows, and everything in between! Providing a relaxing, high end experience for all clients is always their main goal. Be sure to follow them on Instagram to be the first to know about openings, and seethe work of the talented staff at The Brunette Rose.