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BONS Wedding 2024 FAQ

What are the BONS Wedding Awards?

From cake tastings to dress fittings to venue selections, the wedding planning process can be intimidating! To celebrate the North Shore experts who make wedding dreams a reality, Northshore magazine launched the annual “Best of the North Shore” (BONS) Wedding Awards. The results will be featured in the January/February 2024 issue! We have six categories—attire, beauty, details, menu, setting, and the plan—and 40+ subcategories.

Who can be nominated?

Any commercial business based on the North Shore of Boston specializing in one of our 40+ wedding award subcategories. Only local businesses or locally owned, independent franchises are eligible for a nomination and award. Already on the ballot? Enhance your nomination with more details and a logo. Find out more here. Promote your nomination by using our free promotional assets.

How did you pick your nominees?

Our panel of editors and executives select based on research and knowledge of the North Shore wedding industry. All nominees from the 2023 ballot are on the 2024 ballot. New nominations are open through the voting period, which ends October 15, 2023. There is a $50 processing fee to be added to the ballot. Nominate your business here. Enhance your listing here.

How long is voting open?

Voting begins September 1, 2023 and continues through October 15, 2023. Only one vote per email address is allowed.

Can I promote my nomination?

Yes, you may promote your nomination as a BONS Wedding Awards nominee. However, any discounts or special offers in exchange for a vote could result in disqualification. Free promotional assets are available here. Enhance your listing with your logo, links, social handles, and more. Click here to purchase.

When will I be notified who won?

Winners will be announced in the January/February 2024 issue. There will not be advance winner notification.

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