Contrary to popular belief, the A La Carte gift card is good at far more than just restaurants and retail shops – It’s happily accepted at salons, spas, entertainment venues, yoga studios, inns, harbor cruises and much, much more. Here’s a little information about each of our participating merchants. We hope you’ll tell your friends and family about these shops, and the A La Carte card.
621 Islington Street, Portsmouth, NH | 603-957-8122 | Visit Website
Elemental Energy provides professional therapeutic massage therapy services. Located on Islington St., owner and licensed massage therapist Devon Claire Boyd has brought the soothing elements of nature into her massage studio. Whether you need to relax or are looking for relief from chronic stress or injury, Elemental Energy offers something for every - body!!! Visit devonboydmassage.com to request an appointment online.
EMPOWER YOGA STUDIO
63 Market Street, Portsmouth, NH | 603-512-4516 | Visit Website
Empower Yoga balances many principles of Astanga Yoga with a more creative and less predictable vinyasa-flow format. The result is an athletic and peaceful, invigorating and calming, fun and challenging yoga experience. Like Astanga, Empower Yoga uses heat-generating sequences of postures or asanas, and a mind-focusing breathing technique.
ESCAPE & REJUVENATE SPA
501 Islington Street, Portsmouth, NH | 603-496-8802 | Visit Website
At Escape & Rejuvenate, our therapists and technicians would like to help you break free from your everyday stresses and restore your mind and body to a healthy and youthful vigor. Our facility features a wide range of spa treatments, including massages,facials, waxing and more. So, whether you want to relax, unwind or need therapeutic work we have the treatment for you.
FACE BODY SPIRIT
875 Islington Street, Portsmouth, NH | 603-436-0900 | Visit Website
Face Body Spirit is a quiet place that allows you to relax, restore and nurture your “self”. We offer therapeutic massage, expert skincare and a variety of wellness services. Face Body Spirit is a collaborative association of highly skilled individuals offering their unique talents and expertise. Whether you join us for an occasional treatment or an ongoing series of care, our mission is to help you achieve a state of balance and harmony,
60 Marcy Street, Portsmouth, NH | 603-433-9505 | Visit Website
Come for a relaxing sail on the Piscataqua River on a re-creation of a gundalow that was once prevalent throughout our local waterways. With even a light breeze, the gundalow's lateen rig carries you past the harbor sights, while the crew tells stories, shares hands-on arts of sailors, or tows for plankton. Check our schedule for sail types such as concert cruises with local musicians, speaker series discussing local environmental topics, and more.
MARTIN HILL INN
404 Islington Street, Portsmouth, NH | 603-436-2287 | Visit Website
For over 30 years, visitors from around the world have enjoyed staying at the Martin Hill Inn. This beautiful bed & breakfast is ideally located for walking around downtown Portsmouth, enjoying the shops and fine restaurants. The Inn has seven individually decorated rooms, with queen size beds and private bathrooms. Friendly innkeepers, a fabulous breakfast and lovely gardens are also included!
THE MUSIC HALL
28 Chestnut Street, Portsmouth, NH | 603-433-3100 | Visit Website
The Music Hall is a performing arts center featuring curated entertainment from around the world in two theaters in its downtown Portsmouth campus - one, a landmark 1878 Victorian theater, designated an American Treasure for the Arts by the US Senate, the other the intimate Music Hall Loft around the corner, recently named “best performing arts venue” by Yankee Magazine. Acclaimed signature series bring top authors and artists to both stages.
959 Islington Street, Portsmouth, NH | 603-436-6660 | Visit Website
Pontine Theatre has been a ground-breaking force in the blossoming of actor-based theatre, creating work that is engaging, innovative and original. Pontine has introduced the unique experience of movement theatre, transforming audience interest in mime, dance music, literature and theatre into enthusiasm for this emerging combination of forms.
PORTSMOUTH HARBOR CRUISES
64 Ceres Street, Portsmouth, NH | 603-436-8084 | Visit Website
Since 1982, the charm and character of the Heritage have made us a local favorite. Find out why people come back again and again. Our narrated cruises are casual, sometimes amusing, always informative. Whether discussing the birdlife of the inland waterways, the folklore of the Isles of Shoals, the ship building history of Portsmouth harbor, or just musing on the ever changing tides of the Piscataqua, our captains always have something of interest to offer