12th Annual Witch City 5K

Are you ready for the 12th annual Witch City 5K? October 14th at 9:00 am. Start at Salem Willows and run through historic Salem. It’s…

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Derby Square Market

Love Halloween? Witches, goblins and ghouls? Well, there’s no better place to spend a spooky weekend in October than in Salem, MA! And what could…

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The Salem Common Food Court

Pick up grab & go snacks at the Salem Common Food Court. (Weather permitting). Opens at 11:00 am. Closing times vary, contact Fiesta Shows for…

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Derby Street Carnival

Take a twirl on a midway ride or try your hand at a game. There is no admission charged to enter the carnival however tickets…

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Sea Creatures Great & Small with Sea Shuttle

Sea Shuttle, located on Salem Wharf, has joined Salem’s lineup of fun and fantastic October Wicked Wednesday activities. Every Wednesday in October, from 3 p.m….

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3rd Annual Howl-o-ween Pet Parade

Salem is going to the dogs, and we couldn’t be happier about it! Salem Main Streets is very pleased to host the third annual Howl-o-ween Pet Parade,…

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Salem MA Haunted Happenings Lanterns at the Village
Lanterns in the Village

A new Halloween tradition for your family! Our historic village a-glow with jack o’ lanterns! Listen to ghost stories while sipping on hot cider or…

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Salem, MA, Ghostbusters
Haunted Movie Series: Ghostbusters

Magic 106.7 hosts weekly movie nights in October on Salem Common. “Ghostbusters,” starring Bill Murray, Danny Aykroyd, and Sigourney Weaver, follows a group of parapsychology…

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Salem Zombie Walk 2017

Come walk with the dead during the 2017 Salem Zombie Walk. Departs from Collins Cove Park/East Collins Street. Face painting and zombie kickball at 3:30 pm,…

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Purgatorium II Sponsored by BlacKat Productions: Crooked Coast, Sarah Blacker & New England Groove Association, BandBand, Jordyn Kenzie & More!

Visit the Fountain Stage for live music as part of Purgatorium II sponsored by BlacKat Productions: Crooked Coast, Sarah Blacker & New England Groove Association, BandBand,…

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Haunted Biz Baz Street Fair

Come visit the Haunted Biz Baz Fair to see over 70 vendors, listen to some live music, and enjoy historic Salem. Vendor sales include jewlery,…

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Tales & Tombstones

Dusk transforms the city of Salem. As the city of renown seafarers and distinguished architecture fades into the shadows, a new Salem of the occult…

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The Haunted Happenings Grand Parade

The 22nd Annual Haunted Happenings Grand Parade will feature the theme “Movie Monsters”. This time honored kick-off of the Halloween season is full of color,…

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Ride Around Salem Haunted Happenings with Zagster’s “Wicked Bikes”

Salem’s bike share program is getting a wicked twist during this year’s month-long Haunted Happenings Festival! Zagster and the City of Salem are working to…

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Dweller Records: Acoustic and Jam Band Music

Dweller Records presents a day of live music at the Fountain Stage on the Essex Street Pedestrian Mall. (Full schedule TBD, see SalemHalloweenMusic.com for more…

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Salem Haunted Happenings 2017

A festive celebration of Halloween and fall in New England, more than 250,000 people come to Salem Haunted Happenings each year.  Events include a Grand…

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