Shop Local & Make it a Homegrown Holiday

At 92.5 the River, we’re locally-owned and locally-operated, and we’re always committed to encouraging our listeners to support our fellow local businesses. This holiday, please join us as we celebrate the season by shopping locally-owned and independent merchants.

Let’s Shop Local and Make it a Homegrown Holiday!
Here are some great local businesses that we’d like you to consider this holiday season. And don’t forget to tell them you heard ’em on the River!

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The Beach Plum

Portsmouth, Epping, Salem, NH

Your destination for award-winning lobster rolls, chowders, fried seafood, wraps, salads, & burgers – plus 78 flavors of ice cream! Visit us year-round in Portsmouth, Epping and now at the new Tuscan Village location in Salem NH. The Beach Plum offers catering for holiday parties and business events as well. Curbside pickup and delivery are available. Make holiday shopping easy and delicious by purchasing a holiday gift card today and receive an additional 25% added on for free!

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Benson Ski & Sport

Derry, NH

A local independent Sporting Goods Store located in Derry, NH. We sell downhill and cross-country skis, snowboards, snow shoes and outerwear. We carry brands such as Patagonia, Helly Hansen, 686, K2, Volkl, Dalbello and Hestra gloves. During the summer months we sell bikes and Hobie kayaks. Our staff also provides services such as waxing and tuning, and we lease skis for both children and teens. Our expert boot fitters take pride in providing excellent “hands-on” customer service.

Buchika’s Ski & Bike

Salem, NH (and Buchika’s Bike in Nashua, NH)

A full service Ski and Bike store in Salem, NH, in business since 1963. At Buchika’s they stock top-quality brands like Specialized and Cannondale bicycles, and ski equipment from recognized manufacturers such as Volkl, Salomon and Atomic, just to name a few. Buchika’s continues to be run by sports enthusiasts that are proud to assist anyone who appreciates the thrill and excitement of the open trail or the open road. AND cyclists, be sure to visit Buchika’s Bike, located at 166 DW Highway in Nashua, NH.

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Currans Flowers

Danvers, MA

This holiday season visit the region’s number one source for seasonal flowers, plants, and outdoor décor at Currans Flowers. Voted best florist by Best of the North Shore, Currans flowers is open 7 days a week and offers delivery of their handmade gifts.
River listeners can experience exclusive savings by clicking the website link below!

Good News Garage

Manchester, NH & Burlington, VT

The original non-profit vehicle donation program in New England. Good News Garage provides donated cars, trucks, and vans to neighbors in need, helping them move forward in their lives. Since 1996, they’ve awarded over 5,500 cars to fellow New Englanders! Car donors qualify for tax deductions and free towing. Your vehicle donation will make a lasting impact in the community! Click the link below to read through some of their success stories and find out how to pass your keys to a neighbor in need.

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Jonathan’s Jewelers

Bedford, NH

Get 20% off their large collection of beautiful gifts in platinum, palladium, gold and silver this holiday! Known for their better quality, bolder designs, intense colors, and brighter G.I.A. certified diamonds. A gift from Jonathan’s says you care about quality!

LaBelle Winery

Derry, NH

Escape the holiday chaos and experience a winter wonderland at LaBelle Lights in Derry, New Hampshire, where over a million twinkling lights illuminate outdoor displays on a walking path. Admission includes theme weeks to enhance your experience. Make an evening of it by dining at LaBelle’s Americus Restaurant or LaBelle Market.

Lowell Memorial Auditorium

Lowell, MA

Share the joy of a live holiday show together! Discover the wonderful lineup this season. On sale now…Celtic Woman: Christmas Symphony Tour (November 29); Il Divo – A New Holiday Tour, (December 1); Champions of Magic (December 3); Peppa Pig’s Sing-Along Party (December 8); Martina McBride (December 14); A Charlie Brown Christmas (December 16)

Mainely Tubs

Bedford and Rye, NH, Danvers, Framingham, MA + more in MA and ME

New England’s largest retailer of hot tubs, swim spas and saunas. We’ve helped 35,000 customers create their perfect at home paradise. Our friendly, non-commission sales team, and top-notch service department make any purchase with Mainely Tubs the best lifetime ownership experience. Visit a Mainely Tubs showroom or click the website link below to explore the largest selection of hot tubs in New England!


Methuen, Portsmouth, Salem, Nashua + more in NH, ME, CT and MA

Live You Best Margs Life!
Built on centuries-old traditions…Margaritas is the perfect getaway! Try sizzling fajitas, crispy chimichangas, and enchiladas…and choose from one of their 30 available Margarita recipes! Through December 31st, give Margs and get Margs. Buy one $50 gift card – earn a $10 bonus card. Spend $100 – earn a $25 bonus card. Get them today in store or online. With multiple nearby locations, a trip to Mexico is closer than you think!

New Hampshire Food Bank

Manchester, NH

The Mission of the New Hampshire Food Bank is to feed hungry people by soliciting and effectively distributing grocery products and perishable foods, and offering innovative programs through a statewide network of approved agencies; by advocating for systemic change; and by educating the public about the nature of, and solutions to, problems of hunger in New Hampshire. To learn how you can help by donating, hosting a food drive, or for volunteer opportunities, click the website link below.

New Hampshire Liquor & Wine Outlet

A New Hampshire Liquor & Wine Outlet gift card is a great gift for any adult on your list. This holiday season, reward yourself for checking more people off your list. Now through December 31st, receive a $10 bonus gift card when you purchase a gift card of $50 or more in-outlet. For more information, visit!

Oriental Garden

Haverhill, MA

Tired of turkey leftovers? Head to the Oriental Garden – affectionately known as the OG – for great Chinese food! It’s perfect for holiday parties. They offer both take out and delivery. And don’t forget karaoke on Friday nights and dancing with DJ Dinaro on Satudays. OG gift certificates make great stocking stuffers too!

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The Peddler’s Daughter

Haverhill, MA & Nashua, NH

Voted Best Irish Pub & Best Community Pub in the America’s by Irish Hospitality Global. Come in for a warm welcome and an authentic Irish pub experience. You’ll love our menu from classic Irish fare to modern pub food. Mixed Pints | Draft Beer | Whiskeys | Wine | Cocktails. Gift Certificates are available. Get more info at the links below.

Pickity Place

Mason, NH

Since 1786 Pickity Place’s quaint little red cottage has graced the hills of southern New Hampshire seemingly untouched by time. Chosen by Elizabeth Orton Jones as the model for her illustrations in Little Red Riding Hood, it’s a mecca for gardeners, foodies and anyone looking for inspiration and relaxation. Menus change monthly – reserve now to dine with them during one of their 3 private daily seatings. Gift certificates are available at the website link below. Have a Pickity Day!

Red’s Shoe Barn

Dover & Plaistow, NH

Red’s Shoe Barn has been a family tradition since 1958, offering two locations and three floors, each dedicated to men, women, and children. Red’s features all you need for the season ahead, slippers, winter boots, apparel and more! Located in tax free New Hampshire, Red’s has something for everyone in the family.

Rodger’s Ski & Sport

Lincoln, NH

Rodger’s Ski & Sport is a family owned and operated specialty ski and bike retailer. Ski magazine has recognized Rodgers Ski & Sport as a GOLD MEDAL SHOP. Rodger’s is one of the largest ski shops in the East, and continues to lead the industry in product selection and service. Let us help you make your next day, your best day on the mountains.

Rumson’s Rum

Made in Salem, MA

This holiday season give your cocktails and your friends the spirits they deserve. Give them Rumson’s Rum. Fine barrel-aged Carribbean Rum finished locally in Salem. Click the website link below to find the perfect bottle in a store near you. Make memorable holiday stories just a little merrier with Rumson’s Rum – Smooth. Sweet. Memorable.

Springer’s Jewelers

Made in Salem, MA

Springer’s Jewelers is your local jewelry, diamond and timepiece destination, located in the heart of Portsmouth New Hampshire. Our cases are filled with exquisite collections. Come in and let our expert staff help you to find the perfect gift to make this holiday truly memorable. Give Love. Get More. From Springer’s.

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State Line Pet Supply

Plaistow, NH

One of the largest independent pet specialty retailers, guaranteeing lowest prices on premium brand food and supplies for dogs, cats, wild/domestic birds, and small animals. Gift cards, treats, and toys make great gifts (for pets and owners). Get FREE local SAME-DAY delivery on orders of $49+. And their Pet Rewards+ earns you points towards free pet food and supplies. It pays to stay local! Best discounts plus best selection = a lotta love for your pet!