Welcome to the Elks at Bass Rocks in Gloucester, Massachusetts,
an oceanfront setting for entertainment and romance.

The Elks at Bass Rocks is located on Cape Ann's "scenic shore drive" in Gloucester, Massachusetts, the nation’s oldest fishing seaport. With the Atlantic Ocean in our front yard, our venue is framed with walls of large picture windows, featuring panoramic and spectacular views of the rocky coastline of Bass Rocks, Good Harbor Beach, and Rockport's Thacher Island. The photography possibilities are endless!

Our venue décor of soft creams and clean whites allows for a neutral and beautiful backdrop to compliment any style or themed event. We recognize that our wedding couples select vendors to reflect their individual style. We are proud to offer a selection of the North Shore's finest caterers from which you can select the caterer that best suits your needs and tastes to help create your special day. For weddings, these vendors are required exclusively, ensuring excellent food, attentive service and unsurpassed professionalism.

Also,…our venue is not just for weddings! Many happy and satisfied clients have had wonderful baby and bridal showers, class reunions, and fundraising events. We are also hosts to holiday parties and family gatherings! Our friendly, inviting atmosphere makes a great setting for just about any event that you can envison.

We can accommodate, with an extra large dance floor, up to 220 guests for dining, and up to 260 guests for cocktail parties. Our facility is fully air conditioned as well as handicapped accessible. We offer a large private parking lot, meticulously landscaped front lawn ideal for formal photographs, a beautifully decorated private bridal suite, all tables and chairs, and a large well equipped kitchen for our exclusive vendors’ use.

On our site you'll find our Rates and Gallery that show both the facility and image examples from some of the best photographers in Massachusetts. We hope you enjoy our site and we look forward to helping you plan your event!


Event Director
Elks at Bass Rocks



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Photography by David Benoit of Benoit-McCarthy Photography, Cape Ann Photography, Julia Bishop Photography,
Sharon's Studio of Gloucester and Duxbury, Underwood Photography
Please note that all images on this website are the property of the photographers,
and no reproduction of these images is allowed without express written permission.

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