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Business Events

We are proud to host a wide variety of events for the north shore’s business community — training events, seminars, employee outings, product launches, business meetings and networking receptions. We specialize in a full service approach to your hosting needs- with rooms, restaurants, and plenty of options for private event locations.

Events Venue Guide


  • Annual Kickoffs
  • Award Banquets
  • Breakfast & Lunch Meetings
  • Client Appreciation Events
  • Holiday Parties
  • Networking Receptions
  • Private Executive Dinners
  • Product Launches
  • Quarterly Meetings
  • Seminars
  • Team Retreats
  • Training Events

Business Event Space

Briar Barn Inn has a variety of options for private events from a small gathering of 12 to a larger event up to 100 guests.

Grove - Main Dining Area

When entering through our main entrance you will see the open concept dining room with hardwood floors, exposed beams, and an open and light-filled room! Our new post-and-beam barn restaurant features rustic farm tables with plenty of seating, black double-ring industrial chandeliers, and a full bar at the far end of the room. This is a great option for larger gatherings between 40-100.

Max Capacity: 100 Guests | 1,790 SF | 42′ x 63′

The Bramble House

The first floor of the Bramble House features vaulted ceilings, a private bar, restrooms, a fireplace, and plenty of natural light. The open concept of this area creates a flexible space for a cocktail hour, dinner, or meeting space. The second floor includes a larger private suite, complete with a private restroom, sitting area, and balcony that are well suited for meeting spaces, or as a ready room for speakers or VIP guests.

MAX CAPACITY: 32 SEATED / 60 COCKTAIL 735 SF | 15′ X 29′

The Burrow & Terrace

The Burrow is a small private dining room with entrances adjacent to our main dining area. It can be accessed from an outdoor terrace, which has additional seating (weather permitting), bistro lights, and views of our landscaped lawns, fire pit area, and forested surroundings. The Burrow is a petite version of our main dining area with a private bar and restroom and a variety of options to suit your needs.

Burrow Max Capacity: 20 Seated | 482 SF | 16′ x 36′

Terrace Max Capacity: 60 Cocktail | 880 SF | 40′ x 22′

Business Travel

Host your employees for a relaxing stay in the heart of Boston’s North Shore. We’d love to do business with you! Get in touch to see if your business qualifies for corporate rates at our Inn.

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