Downtown
2020

Read all about our vision, our goals and our achievements in our Downtown 2020 brochure:



Downtown 2020 is a collective vision for the revitalization of downtown Beverly, developed with input from more than 1,000 community voices.

We have 4 goals:

1) be a regional center for arts &
culture, creative industry & innovation 


    
2) attract retail & creative businesses 

3) follow development paths that recognize the unique assets of Cabot & Rantoul Streets



4) continually strengthen BMS to do the work of revitalization  
   
Read the Downtown 2020 Plan       
     
See who's sponsoring D2020      
               
Join 30 + Main with other young community leaders to help shape downtown Beverly's future 



 
 
Read more about Downtown 2020            
     
 
      

  
       
       
Business News

Sept 18 from 8-10am at the BMS office - Join Beverly Main Streets, SCORE and the U.S. Small Business Administration. Discover resources to assist you in starting and growing your business! To register: Contact Lisa Gonzalez Welch, SBA Economic Development Specialist at (617) 565-5588 or lisa.welch@sba.gov. 



Downtown Beverly Wants to Do Business With You! Check out our new videos to tell you about all of the great things downtown has to offer.




New - Retail Incentives Program for qualified new or expanding retail businesses occupying 1st floor space on Cabot or Rantoul Streets.



Apply now for our STAR Program - we'll help you buy window boxes, flags, paint and more as part of our storefront beautification program!

IT'S OFFICIAL! Downtown Beverly has been named one of the top 50 small business shopping destinations in the US! We are proud that downtown Beverly is on the list published by Small Business Trends.More importantly, we're happy that our independent, local business owners are being recognized for their creativity and entrepreneurial spirit. Congratulations to each of small business owners!

 
See downtown on Channel 5's Chronicle show!

  

Beverly approves TIF on Rantoul Street to spur TOD housing   

Thinking of opening a business in Beverly? Check out 10 reasons why you'll love it. And here's our Guide to Starting Your Business in Beverly to smooth the way 

Check out the before & after photos from our Facade & Sign Improvement Program 

Banking on Beverly offers low-interest loans for major property improvements           

Downtown Properties Available for Sale or Lease

Online Business Directory  

 
       
 
What's Happening Downtown

Join us Oct 4 at our block party! Live music, food + drink outside on Cabot St.  

The Ellis Square Performance Series - a new music + art collaboration - will be held every summer Friday from 7-9pm at Ellis Square! It's free!

Downtown Trick or Treat is Thursday, October 30th!

The Beverly Depot parking garage is open! The garage is designed for 500 vehicles with parking for electric vehicles, accessible parking on each level, zip car parking, motorcycle and bicycle parking, parking control system and more. Read more here

Get your afternoon kick and support BMS with Atomic Cafe's BMS Coffee Blend! 



Find more events on our calendar and Facebook page!

Hit up one of the 18 downtown businesses that won “Best of the North Shore” awards      

Watch "BMS on the Spot" by Bev Cam on our new YouTube Channel  and learn what's new when Lee Yaffa interviews Gin and Heather at the BMS office!



The Beverly Project – Watch video by Jeremy Greer about his ongoing photographic study of independent business owners in Beverly


– Sign up for our newsletter or view our Downtown Events Calendar!                   
         



Beverly Main Streets is a non-profit, volunteer-led organization focused on making downtown Beverly a great place to run a business, live, work, shop, dine and visit.  We welcome businesses and residents of our district to participate in our programs, take advantage of our benefits and share in the partnership and community of Beverly Main Streets.  We do not charge a membership fee but rely on the generosity and support of our donors and volunteers. 

The mission of Beverly Main Streets is to promote and enhance Beverly's downtown economic vitality, cultural and historic resources and quality of life.

Beverly Main Streets is a 501(c)(3) corporation. Your investment is a tax-deductible business expense as allowed by law. [Tax ID #56-2306350]