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!

900 Degrees

Manchester, NH

Try 900 Degrees’ award-winning gourmet pizza and wood-fried wings! 900 Degrees offers safe, socially distant dining, takeout and delivery. Following strict CDC guidelines to keep everyone safe. Gift certificates are available for holiday gift-giving. Plus great gifts like “chocolate rocks” and “eat, drink, and be merry” apparel. Click the website link below for hours and menus.

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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, K2, Volkl, Fischer and Dalbello. 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 adults. Our expert boot fitters take pride in providing excellent “hands-on” customer service..

Boston Harbor Distillery

Boston, MA

Boston’s premier whiskey distillery located in a pre-Civil War era building at The Port on Boston Harbor. BHD creates craft spirits that integrate rich history, distinctive experiences and beverage culture into each bottle. From our Putnam New England Whiskey & Lawley’s Small Batch Gin & Rum, to our Maple Cream Liqueur & pre batch Espresso Martini, or Demon Seed Whiskey, we have something for everyone. Tours, tastings & cocktails available Saturdays. Gift cards available online.

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Buchika’s Ski & Bike

Nashua & Salem, NH

A full service Ski and Bike store in Salem, NH and 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 new this year is Buchika’s Bike located 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.

Jewelry Creations

Dover, NH

Jewelry Creations are the local diamond experts known for quality bridal, fashion and custom Jewelry and onsite Jewelry repair. Dedicated to honesty, integrity and community commitment. Jewelry Creations believes in finding everyone the best possible quality their money can buy. Located at 388 Central Ave. in downtown Dover and online at Jewelry Creations I-N-C dot com.

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Jonathan’s Jewelers

Bedford, NH

Now through December 31st, save up to 30% at Jonathan’s. One of their four onsite jewelers will help you pick the perfect diamond or color gem for any piece. You’ll love their bolder designs and heavier metals. Jonathan’s also offers repairs, appraisals and custom designs – all done in house on route 101.

LaBelle Winery

Derry, NH

LaBelle Winery Derry presents LaBelle Lights, an awe-inspiring stroll through a spectacular outdoor light show of winter-themed lighting displays coordinated with music. LaBelle Lights was designed for all ages and runs from November 18, 2021, through February 26, 2022.
Make an evening of it by dining at LaBelle’s Americus Restaurant or enjoy light-fare at LaBelle Market.
Tickets, times, and additional information is available in the links below.

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Lisa Scala Jewelry

Georgetown, MA

Designs to lift your soul ~ Breathe a sigh of relief and immerse yourself in a sophisticated collection of one-of-a-kind jewelry and gifts. Lisa Scala infuses spiritual meaning into every piece she creates. Her new annual goddess box subscription is a quarterly box offering high quality items like handcrafted jewelry, luxurious self-care products, healing gemstones and more. Experience the stunning and calming gallery in Georgetown square, open Thursday through Sunday, or browse her collection online!

Lowell Memorial Auditorium

Lowell, MA

LMA is excited to announce the return of Broadway in 2022! Don’t miss Rent on January 17th, The Simon and Garfunkel Story on March 26th, and An American in Paris on May 17th. Give the gift of live theatre! Subscriptions and individual show tickets are on sale now. Click the website link below!

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.

New Hampshire Liquor & Wine Outlet

The New Hampshire Liquor and Wine Outlet holiday gift guide is back and better than ever! This year’s holiday gift guide is full of things to make your holiday season bright! From wines and spirits to gift ideas and hosting tips. New Hampshire Liquor and Wine Outlet has everything you need just in time for the holidays. Click the website link below to download the free holiday gift guide now!

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Salem & Reading, MA

Spice up your holiday season at our gourmet market! Featuring a collection of select wines, spirits, and craft beers from around the world, delectable gourmet foods, unique kitchen gadgets and knick-knacks full of New England charm! We also offer gift cards, custom baskets, and gourmet to-go boxes that take the guesswork out of gifting! Conveniently located in Salem and Reading, and open daily with in-store shopping, delivery and curbside pick-up available. Make your holiday special!

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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.

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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!.

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The Plum Island Soap Co.

Newburyport, MA

Plum Island Soap Co offers a line of over 150 all natural bath and skincare products made daily in their little cottage. Open daily 11-4, 7 days a week with clever gift ideas as well as custom and made to order. Perfect for everyone on your holiday shopping list – including teacher, hostess, baby and the guys. Celebrating 20 years in business, Plum Island Soap is a local favorite.

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.

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.

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State Line Pet Supply

Plaistow, NH

One of the largest independent pet specialty retailers, family-owned, guaranteeing lowest prices on premium brand food and supplies for dogs, cats, wild/domestic birds, small animals and more. Offering store or curbside pickup for online orders or FREE local SAME DAY delivery on orders $49+, and free UPS shipping on orders $75+. Gift cards, treats, and toys make great gifts for pets (and owners). Best discounts plus best selection = a lotta love for your pet!.

Town of Andover

Andover, MA

RING IN THE NEW YEAR to help Andover Massachusetts celebrate its 375th on First Night!

Join us in Downtown Andover December 31st, 2021 for music, entertainment, noise parade, fireworks, rides, dining and #Andover375 FUN! Activities for all ages start at 3pm, Welcome announcements at Old Town hall at 4, a noise parade at 6, fireworks at 7, and FUN, FUN continuing into the New Year. With over 7 venues and multiple acts at each, our schedule is filling up. Click the link below for schedule details.