Bark Ranger Program: Salem’s Dog Night of Summer

Do you have a canine friend that you like to explore with? If so, bring your pooch to Salem Maritime to become a Bark Ranger!…

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A Day in Salem for $50 or Less

A day-trip to Salem doesn’t have to break the bank. From free events and tours to reasonably priced attractions and restaurants, there is so much…

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S.C.E.N.E.’S Sunset Hang

Closing out Heritage Day’s for the seventh year we bring to you local dj’s, live electronic music artists and live visualists as they showcase their…

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Salem, MA, Car Meet
16th Annual Phillips House Car Meet

Join Historic New England and the North Shore Old Car Club for the Annual Car Meet, where vintage and antique vehicles are displayed on historic…

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Lighthouse Lovers on Bakers Island

Join author and fellow lover of the light, Jeremy D’Entremont on a special excursion out to Bakers Island Light Station, a historic property owned by…

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Salem Community Concert Band & Community Jazz Band

Come listen to some great music by two bands made up of Salem residents and others from Grade 7 through adult, under the direction of…

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Bridgin’ G.A.P.S. Festival

The Bridgin G.A.P.S.’ festival is an entertaining and educational platform for the local community to gather and celebrate the arts and the work of local…

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Salem Willows Firemen’s Muster

This is a free event at the Salem Willows featuring hand pumped fire engines built in the 1800s competing to see which crew can play…

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Wildfish Open Water Swim Festival

This swim event has been very successful averaging close to 200 swimmers each year. Wetsuits are suggested for this swim, but not required. The water…

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Salem Maritime Festival Kick-Off Concert

Come listen to some live music to kick-off Salem’s Heritage Days and Salem’s Maritime Festival weekend! For more info visit www.nps.gov/sama/planyourvisit/maritimefestival.htm

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Movie on the Common

Bring a blanket or a chair and enjoy a family-friendly movie (TBA). The Salem Common Neighborhood Association will have refreshments available for purchase.

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National Night Out Salem Heritage Days Kickoff!

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

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Summertime in Salem Day-Trip for Families

To make the most of your summertime day-trip to Salem, plan to arrive early to park and make your way to your first destination. Information…

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Winter Island Pop-Up Drive-In: Jaws (1975)

Salem Park, Recreation & Community Services and Creative Salem present the July edition of the Summer Winter Island Pop Up Drive-In series. Tickets will go…

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Wild Edibles at Bakers Island Light

Come join naturalist and wild foods enthusiast, Russ Cohen on a special edible excursion out to Bakers Island Light Station, a historic property owned by…

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Summertime Day-Trip Itinerary to Salem from Boston

Looking for day-trip ideas from Boston? Salem is located just 16 miles north of the city, making it a convenient and memorable day-trip to take…

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