Antique & Classic Boat Festival

You don’t get to see boats like this every day!  See a wonderful variety of rare vintage motor yachts and sailboats from 1900-1960s.  Meet skippers…

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Salem Celebrates the Fourth

Celebrate 4th of July in Salem! Details coming soon.

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Salem’s So Sweet at The Gables

Celebrate Salem’s So Sweet at The House of the Seven Gables with a day of festive events. – Ice Sculpture Viewing: Sculptures will be installed…

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Salem’s So Sweet at Maria’s Sweet Somethings

Come See Ice Sculptures, Come Sample Sweets! INDULGE yourself at Maria’s Chocolate Fountain “no double-dipping please”. Giant Gummy Bear giveaway, Jellybean counting contest, gift basket…

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Salem’s So Sweet Ice Sculptures Around Town

Every year, we install 20+ beautiful ice sculptures that grace downtown Salem starting February 9. Some of the previous sculptures have included a Dragon, a…

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Salem’s So Sweet Chocolate & Ice Sculpture Festival

Salem Main Streets, the Salem Chamber of Commerce, Destination Salem, and local retailers, restaurants, and businesses invite you to attend the 17th annual Salem’s So…

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17th Annual Salem’s So Sweet Chocolate & Ice Sculpture Festival

Salem Main Streets, the Salem Chamber of Commerce, Destination Salem, and local retailers, restaurants, and businesses invite you to attend the 17th annual Salem’s So…

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5 Must-Do’s During Salem’s So Sweet Chocolate & Ice Sculpture Festival

Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Salem with the sweetest event of the year during the 17th annual Salem’s So Sweet Chocolate & Ice Sculpture Festival! The…

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First Day Hike

On January 1, 2019, the National Park Service, the City of Salem, Essex National Heritage Commission, Eastern National, Mass in Motion, and the Salem Historical…

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New Year’s Eve Salem: LAUNCH!

Kick off the New Year at Old Town Hall, courtesy of Salem Main Streets and the City of Salem.  LAUNCH!, our FREE family-friendly community event…

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Christmas Day Grand Buffet at the Hawthorne Hotel

Join the Hawthorne Hotel for their annual Christmas Day Grand Buffet. Learn more here.

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Caroling with Julie Dougherty

Join us in the Grand Ballroom & The Tavern from 4 pm-7 pm on Christmas Eve, December 24 for a true holiday tradition in Salem….

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Santa in Salem at the Phillips House

Santa Claus is coming to Phillips House! Take a photo with Santa and see the elegant Chestnut Street mansion from a pint-sized perspective. Before or…

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Santa Brunch at the Hawthorne Hotel

Enjoy brunch with Santa at the Hawthorne Hotel! Call for reservations. Learn more here.

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Wreaths Across America Ceremony

The annual ceremony to Remember, Honor and Teach our children quoting the40th United States President Ronald Reagan: “Freedom is never more than one generation away…

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Family Friendly Charlie Brown Jazz Piano Christmas with Aidan Scrimgeour

Aidan Scrimgeour, a graduate of Salem Public Schools, leads a jazz piano trio in a performance of Vince Guiraldi’s “A Charlie Brown Christmas.” This is…

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