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Get ready for the highly anticipated return of the BONS Event! Join us on August 17th for an unforgettable evening of delicious food, exquisite drinks, and lively entertainment, all set against the incredible backdrop of Tupper Manor in Beverly.

The Best Cuisine At Scenic North Shore Venue

Experience the Best Of the North Shore. Savor mouthwatering bites from countless local restaurants showcasing a diverse array of culinary delights. Indulge in premium beverages from local breweries as well as wine and spirits purveyors. And it all takes place at the elegant Tupper Manor in Beverly.

Elevated VIP Experience

Experience the relaxed elegance of the Tupper Manor mansion in Beverly inside and out as a VIP guest of the BONS Event. VIP guests will have access to private VIP area inside Tupper Manor, complete with sparkling wine, a full bar, and award-winning catering. From VIP parking to a gift bag when you depart, opt for a VIP experience.

Entertainment & Dancing Under the Stars

From luxury cars and boats on display to photo booths, contests, games, and live music, this event promises to be the North Shore party of the year. As the sun sets dance the night away with your group to the sounds of DJ Chris Roxx, official DJ of the New England Patriots.

We have a lot to celebrate this year and we can’t wait to see you there!


  • A 6:30 p.m. start time for the fun and festivities
  • Samples from 40+ vendors featuring North Shore’s best cuisine, wine, beer, and spirits
  • Live music, dancing, and so much more
  • Two drink tickets included, full cash bar
  • Free parking


  • Early VIP 5:30 p.m. start time
  • Samples from 40+ vendors featuring North Shore’s best cuisine, wine, beer, and spirits
  • Live music, dancing and so much more
  • Exclusive VIP entry to Tupper Manor Estate and VIP lounges
  • Exclusive VIP hors d’oeuvres 
  • A private full bar
  • Exclusive VIP swag bag
  • Complete access to all areas of the event
  • VIP-only parking

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BONS Event 2019 Recap

Are you interested in being a part of the BONS Event 2023? We currently have limited openings for vendors and sponsorships. Please contact us for more info.

BONS Event 2023 FAQ’s


Q. How big is the event?

We have 1,300+ guests expected with over 40 vendors.

Q. What about bad weather?

This is a rain or shine event. 

Q. Will I be photographed at the event?

Yes, by entering the event venue, you are authorizing Northshore magazine and our affiliates to potentially include you in photos and video. We will have multiple photographers, videographers, camera crews, and local media onsite. All photos and video are property of Northshore magazine and may be used to promote this and other events in the future.

Q. Is there a minimum age for the BONS event?

Yes, BONS is a 21+ event, strictly enforced. No one under the age of 21 will be permitted to enter the venue.

Q. Can I buy a ticket at the door?

Tickets will not be available for purchase on-site. You must have a printed ticket or an email/mobile receipt from Eventbrite, along with a valid ID.

Q. I lost/forgot my ticket, what do I do?

Your ticket can be viewed at check-in online through Eventbrite. We will have a list of all paid guests at check-in. Tickets are non-refundable, no exceptions. Or, email

Q. Do I need to bring money?

General admission will be allotted two drink tickets per guest. After that, there will be a cash bar in addition to the drink vendors and VIP-only options.

Q. I purchased my tickets. How do I get them?

You will be sent an email receipt via Eventbrite with a barcode. Print out this email and bring it with you to the celebration or show us your phone at check-in. Or you may have opted for it to be send to your mobile phone. We will check you in at the registration table.

Q. What should I wear?

Dress to impress, something fashionable and fun. We encourage women to wear wedge heels or flats. The majority of the event is lawn and can make walking in heels more challenging. Bring a sweater or a jacket for later in the evening as the waterfront setting may become cooler throughout the evening.

Q. How early should I get there?

Northshore magazine will have staff, security, and local law enforcement and security assisting to get everyone parked and shuttled to the party as quickly as possible. Winners reception starts at 5:30 p.m., VIP area opens at 6 p.m., and general admission area opens at 6:30 p.m.

Q. What should I bring to the Best of the North Shore Event?

Your ticket, a valid driver’s license, and a sweater or light jacket as the evening will become cooler on the waterfront.

Q. Who can attend the Winners’ Reception?

Only BONS winners who received an invitation and RSVP’d for the Winners’ Reception will be admitted. Anyone who won a BONS award and did not RSVP will not be able to attend the Winners’ Reception.

Q. How can I be part of the action?

BONS is a very social event, and we will be tweeting and posting to Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram throughout the event. We encourage guests to take photos and video and post them, as well, using hashtags promoted at various activation stations. Tag us at any of the following:


Instagram: @northshoremag

Twitter: @northshoremag

Facebook: @northshoremag

BONS page:

Q. What items are not permitted into the event?

· Coolers

· Food, alcohol, etc.

· Glass bottles, metal cans, etc.

· Large bags, large backpacks, suitcases, beach bags, etc.

· RC Drones, remote air units, firearms, fireworks, etc.

Please remove or discard of any of the above items prior to entering the event.

We reserve the right to inspect bags upon entry to the property.