The Great House at The Crane Estate
Ipswich, 781-221-3003, craneestateevents.com
Philosophy: A carefully choreographed celebration focused on the guests, from drinks in the ballroom to dinner in an elegantly appointed tent as the sun sets over the marshes.
Standout Qualities: A spectacular trifecta of architecture, history, and landscape provide an unforgettable backdrop.
What’s Unique: A turnkey event in a historic mansion. Crane provides the tent, tables, and chairs, along with an official caterer.
Beverly, 866-333-0859, tuppermanor.com
Standout Qualities: The spectacular fountain, adorned with birds in flight, is the largest piece of public art constructed north of Boston in many years.