- This event has passed.
Out of an abundance of caution, this year’s event has been canceled.
Kick-off the New Year as a community again, this year on Artists Row, courtesy of Salem Main Streets and the City of Salem.
LAUNCH!, our FREE family-friendly community event and countdown, returns for the 8th year!
Artists Row, 5-6 PM
$5 Suggested Donation
Family-friendly launch to kick off the New Year as a community, outdoors this year so we can gather more safely.
Early countdown at 6 pm
Fair or stormy
We are teaming up this year with our friends at the Creative Collective and on the Row – ChagallPAC, The Lobster Shanty, Shindig Studios, Beverly Bees, and Public Artist in Residence, Malorie Landgreen. More details to come soon!
Salem Main Streets operates thanks to the generosity and partnership of the City of Salem and Mayor Kimberley Driscoll, Destination Salem, Creative Collective, the Salem Chamber of Commerce, INSA and many other local business sponsors and community volunteers.