local info.

the surrounding area offers exciting events throughout the year. here are a few of the more notable festivals and events…

the arts fest beverly takes place June, 2020 on main street. this free outdoor festival offers fun for the whole family, including over 100 talented fine artists and crafters, music and entertainment, art-on-the-spot creations, kids activities and local, fresh and delicious cuisine.

celebrating halloween and fall in new england, the salem haunted happenings hosts more than 250,000 people each year. the events include the grand parade, family film nights on salem common, haunted biz baz street fair, haunted houses, ghost tours, costume balls, live music, and scary theatrical presentations.

the salem film fest is in its 11th year for march 2020 and is one of new england’s largest documentary film festivals. this festival offers a dynamic and diverse collection of the year’s finest work from all over the world. the salem film fest focuses on interesting stories that contain unique visual approaches, strong technical elements and are screened over the week-long event.

beaches in beverly and danvers

justly famous for it’s coastline, the north shore has an abundance of public beaches—too numerous to list.

click here to take a closer look at the many wonderful public beach options on the north shore

just 21 miles away in boston…

visit fenway park, america’s most beloved ballpark  which is uniquely nestled in the city of boston. fenway park is a place where dreams are made, traditions are celebrated and baseball is forever.

Blink!, the world-famous light and sound show, will return to deck the halls this holiday season at faneuil hall marketplace. Blink! features the signature holiday tree at marketplace center joined by other trees and lights throughout the property. this year’s Blink! show features seven holiday favorites. december 28-january 1, 2020.

the Boston Marathon is the world’s largest annual marathon. it takes place monday, june 20, 2020. the event attracts 500,000 spectators each year, making it New England’s most widely viewed sporting event. Though starting with 18 participants in 1897, the event now attracts an average of about 20,000 registered participants each year.

boston beer and cheese fest is back for it’s 6th year! join us march 27 and 28 to sample local craft beer, cider, cheese and charcuterie. the fest will feature:

  • 25 northeast breweries
  • 12 cheese makers
  • charcuterie and specialty food vendors
  • 25 beer/cider & cheese pairings

yummy food, exhibits, rides and more

the topsfield fair created in 1818 still continues 200 years later. located in topsfield, ma the september fair offers a little something for everyone to enjoy, such as performers, educational exhibits, rides, food/picnic and annual rotating special events.