father’s day
— SIP & SHOP —

Thursday • June 17, 2021
5:00 – 8:00 PM • Free Admission
Located at True North Ale
Ipswich MA

You are warmly invited to join us for an evening of shopping from local North Shore artisans and merchants. Situated in impressive space at True North Ale in Ipswich, MA you can start your evening with a cool refreshing beer as your peruse the indoor marketplace. Grab yourself a warm Eastern Standard Provisions pretzel and enjoy a fun and relaxing evening as you stock up on some goodies for dad (and hopefully for yourself too)!

We’ve designed a unique shopping experience that’s both intimate and spacious. To ensure a socially safe event, the number of tickets available for shoppers is limited to 200 attendees. We encourage you to RSVP as early as possible. Cheers, and enjoy!

Meet Our Artisans & Merchants

Cellar Door

Culinary goods, our own rubs & seasonings, olive oils & balsamic vinegars, bbq sauces, locally handmade cutting boards, chocolates, local honey, cheeses, charcuterie, custom gift baskets & boxes, corporate gifts, small production wines, craft beer. Free local delivery!


Copper Dog Books

Copper Dog Books is an independent bookstore that offers a quality selection of a wide range of book, book-related products, gifts, toys, and cards with stellar customer service in downtown Beverly, MA.

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Petrova Chocolates

Artisanal chocolate bonbons, made entirely by hand using only high quality ingredients and fair-trade chocolate from France. We pride ourselves in creating unique bonbons with creative and sometimes unusual flavor combinations.

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Handcrafted leather fashion including belts, wallets, cuffs, and key fobs. Belts and cuffs custom-sized while you wait. Special order and repairs welcome!


Tasteful Skin

What you put on your body is just as important as what you put in your body. Tasteful Skin™ healing balms, moisturizing sanitizers, and therapeutic bath salt blends are made with all-natural plant-based ingredients and infused with clinical-grade essential oils — like food for your skin. Owners, Susan & Jessica, aim to elevate everyday moments of skin-care and self-care.


Three Gingers Kitchen

Small-batch, handcrafted, South East Asian inspired beef jerky made locally in the North Shore.


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True North Ale Company

Shop a variety of merch specifically branded by Truth North Ale Company.



Unpacked Living

Unpacked Living is a Zero Waste/Plastic-free store and refillery with the mission to help people produce less waste.


Meet Your Hosts

North Shore native, Jessica Brand and her sister-in-law, Susan Manoussoff, joined forces in 2020 to launch Tasteful Skin. They share a passion for spreading nourishment and kindness to oneself and to others. Together they created a special shopping event that celebrates local makers from the North Shore area. It’s a pleasure to have you join us and contribute to a magical evening of connection and commerce.

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About the Venue

True North Ale Company
116 County Road • Ipswich

Where better to host a Father’s Day Sip & Shop than at a local establishment built by a father and his son? We are delighted to be partnering with True North Ale — a craft brewery featuring juicy American IPAs, sophisticated Belgian ales, classic German lagers, cutting-edge sours, and many more traditional and experimental styles. Visit their taproom to sample their current selection of ales.

After all, we are hosting a sip…. and shop!

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A Tasteful Event is part of the Tasteful Brands family of businesses where we focus on cultivating goodness for oneself, our community, and our planet. Creating sustainable products, unique experiences, and delicious memories is our passion. We’re delighted that you’re here, and we invite you to learn more about our sister companies.