BONS Event 2023

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BONS Event 2023

The long-awaited return of the Best of the North Shore (BONS) Event is finally upon us!

By Northshore Magazine

When and where

Date and time

Thursday, August 17 · 5:30 - 10pm EDT


Tupper Manor 295 Hale Street Beverly, MA 01915

Refund Policy

Contact the organizer to request a refund.

About this event

  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Mobile eTicket

This year's celebration will take place on August 17, 2023, from 5:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at the breathtaking Tupper Manor in Beverly, Massachusetts. This enchanting evening will be filled with elegance, delicious food, and lively entertainment as we honor the best of the North Shore.

Savor mouthwatering bites from over 40 local restaurants and vendors, showcasing a diverse array of culinary delights. And don’t forget to indulge in premium beverages from local breweries as well as wine and spirits purveyors.

Socialize with VIP guests and BONS award recipients as you dance to live music under the stars and surrounded by the grandeur of Tupper Manor’s lush grounds. Elevate your experience and immerse yourself in the sophisticated charm of Tupper Manor's interiors as an esteemed VIP attendee.

Located in the city of Beverly, Tupper Manor is a historic mansion with an elegant atmosphere, and we can’t wait to share the BONS event with you!

Limited number of pre-sale tickets available now.

Vendor & sponsorship opportunities are still available.

Please click here to inquire how you can get involved!


- 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 admission 5:30 p.m. start time

- Exclusive VIP entry to Tupper Manor Estate and VIP lounges

- Exclusive VIP hor d'oeuvre

- A private full bar

- Exclusive VIP only Swag bag

- Complete access to all areas of the event

- Samples from 40+ vendors featuring North Shore’s best cuisine, wine, beer, and spirits.

- Live music, dancing and so much more!

- VIP only location parking

*While Supplies last

**This is a 21+ event. Refunds will not be permitted under any circumstance.

BONS Event 2019 Recap:


Q. How big is the event?

We have 1,300+ guests expected with over 40 food and beverage 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; 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 6:00p.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.

About the organizer

Organized by
Northshore Magazine

Northshore magazine is a premier luxury lifestyle publication showcasing the best of the North Shore of Boston, MA.