Shop Local This Valentine’s Day in Salem

This Valentine’s Day, were shopping local and picking up chocolates, jewelry, cards, and more from retailers throughout Salem, MA! Use the guide below to find…

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What’s New in Salem, MA for 2021

2021 is bringing lots of new events, shops, and more to Salem, Massachusetts! With even more ways to explore our city while wandering through downtown…

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Happy Holidays from Destination Salem

We extend our gratitude to the people, places, and events that make Salem a unique and wonderful place to visit  throughout the year, to everyone…

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How to Plan a Winter Staycation in Salem, MA

Stay local and explore our historic seaport with a Salem staycation! Relax with an overnight stay within walking distance to shops and restaurants, and visit…

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Salem Witch Museum
How to Support Small Businesses in Salem, Massachusetts

Salem’s small businesses typically rely on spring and summer business to get through the quieter winter months, and this year our support is more important…

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Salem Restaurants for Takeout & Delivery

Stay local and order takeout and delivery from your favorite Salem restaurants, or discover something new to try downtown with this list: Restaurants Adriatic Restaurant…

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New Sculpture Garden Coming to the Harbor Connector Path

The City of Salem recently announced the upcoming installation of seven sculptures along the Salem Harbor Connector Path. The sculptures will be on display December…

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Giving Tuesday in Salem, Massachusetts

Giving Tuesday is here and we’re sharing ways you can give back to local nonprofits in Salem, Massachusetts! Salem is home to numerous museums and…

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Christmas in Salem

by Anne Sterling When Destination Salem asked me to write about a favorite Salem event, the annual Christmas in Salem House Tour immediately sprang to…

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Stay Local in Salem this Holiday Season

Stay local and shop and dine in Salem this holiday season Downtown Salem is home to scores of small, locally-owned businesses that need our support!…

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Outdoor Dining in Salem, Massachusetts

We’re open for business!  Restaurants are now permitted to open for indoor and outdoor dining, and several of Salem’s restaurants are expanding their outdoor seating…

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A Local’s Guide to Shopping in Salem

Shopping local is more important now than ever and Salem’s small businesses are excited to welcome residents back downtown. Join the businesses in taking the…

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Thanksgiving Dining in Salem, MA

Whether you are visiting Salem during Thanksgiving week, or looking to pick up dinner to have at home, Salem’s local culinary scene has you covered…

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A Hot Chocolate Crawl in Salem, MA

Does the winter weather have you down? Why not warm up with a cup of hot chocolate? Thankfully Salem, Massachusetts is home to plenty of…

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Things to Do in Salem, Massachusetts in November 2020

This November, start your holiday shopping in Salem, hop aboard the Salem Trolley, or enjoy your favorite local museums and restaurants. Many restaurants have been…

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Shop for Christmas Ornaments in Salem, Massachusetts

During COVID-19, masks are required in downtown Salem in all public spaces, both indoors and outdoors. Click here to learn more about Salem’s COVID-19 response,…

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