S.C.E.N.E.’s 9th Annual Sunset Hang

An event combining the skills of local vj’s, dj’s & live electronic musicians. The extravaganza’s purpose is to showcase talent right here in Salem, the…

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Musical Movie Night: “My Fair Lady”

Bring a blanket and your chairs and watch this old time musical classic at the Salem Willows.

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Salem Jazz & Soul Festival’s Berklee Summer Concert Series

Come listen to the sounds of Jas and Chums. Their sounds are described as Afro-beat inspired grooves blended with jazz influenced harmony and contagious horn…

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Essex Street Fair

Fun for all ages, this street festival has something for everyone. Crafts, jewelry, paintings, stained glass, and other unique items will be featured along the…

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Betsy Miller & Matthew Cumbie, “The (still perfectly fine) Adventures of Unicorn Hair + Dragon Heartstring”

This dynamic duo combines the whimsy of fairytales, whacky fames and stories, and contemporary dance in their improvisational performances. Experience a wildly playful theatrical experience…

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Kids Night

NEW THIS YEAR the Salem YMCA is joining forces with the Salem Education Foundation to transform the Salem Common into a paradise for children with…

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Music, Wine and Pastels

Drop by for live music and the chance to sketch the environment with pastels. David William Ross is trained in both classical and jazz guitar…

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Movie on the Common: “A Wrinkle in Time”

Bring a blanket or a chair and enjoy a family-friendly movie (A Wrinkle in Time). The Salem Common Neighborhood Association will have refreshments available for…

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Ice Scream Bowl

We all scream for ICE SCREAM! Indulge in your sweet tooth! Sample flavors from many of the North Shore’s finest creameries, ice cream shops, and…

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National Night Out

Join the Salem Police Department and local organizations and businesses to celebrate community. The night will be filled with free activities, crafts, games, food, K-9…

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Story Time at The Witch House

Curious tales for the young read aloud in the Witch House’s 17th century kitchen. Free. For more information call 978-744-8815 or email info@witchhouse.info.

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Paul Madore Chorale Summersing

During the summer the Chorale provides a unique opportunity to listen to, sing along, or play with our volunteer orchestra. This Monday features Messiah (Handel):…

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Salem Community Concert Band & Community Jazz Band

Listen to some great music by two bands made up of Salem residents and others from Grade 8 through adult. Under the direction of Cynthia…

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Salem’s Pizza Tasting

Come taste pizza from many of Salem’s popular pizza shops.  $7 Adults / $5 Kids. For more information contact the Salem YMCA at 978-744-0351.(No rain date…

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Salsa Sundays

Come and bring your friends and family, learn to dance Salsa, Bachata, Merengue, Kizomba, and other styles. This event is free and open to the…

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Tour-a-Truck

Youngsters get a chance to climb and explore the insides of all kinds of big trucks and emergency vehicles.  There will be give-a-ways and activities…

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