Festival of the Dead
Halloween is the special time of year when the shades of the dead whisper from forgotten places and spirits walk among us. The Witches of Salem honor this time with Festival of the Dead, an annual event series that explores death’s macabre customs, heretical histories, and strange rituals. Presented by Salem Warlocks Christian Day and Brian Cain hosted by the foremost authorities on the spirit...
Salem Haunted Happenings
Salem Haunted Happenings is a festive celebration of Halloween and fall in New England running annually, October 1-31. Events include a Grand Parade, the Haunted Biz Baz Street Fair, Family Film Nights, costume balls, ghost tours, haunted houses, live music, and chilling theatrical presentations. Learn more and find a full schedule of events on hauntedhappenings.org.
The Salem Psychic Fair & Witches’ Market
Explore the future with a psychic reading at Salem’s longest-running psychic fair! Hosted by Christian Day, Brian Cain, and the Witches of Salem, The Salem Psychic Fair and Witches’ Market features the Witch City’s most gifted Psychics, each one officially licensed by the city of Salem! Wander an emporium of magical gifts, meet real practicing Witches, and make an appointment with one...
“Alexander Reisfar: The Death of Gods and Masters” at the Satanic Temple
Alexander has lended his brush to many bands over the years, his album covers include Arch Enemy, Sabbath Assembly, Lungs, and Silver Talon. A full album cover discography can be found here. Reisfar was the artist in residence at the John Natsoulas Gallery in 2012, where he became a member of the Davis Mural Team. The artist’s murals can be...
Broom Making, Book Binding
Craft a rustic broom from scratch or bind your own leather grimoire, book of shadows, spell book, art or dream journal- something for all your creative and magickal works! Personalize your projects with pendants, herbs, dried flowers, bones, charms, stencils. Groups welcome! Visit our website or contact us for details at thewitcherysalem.com.
Wicked Wednesdays at the Phillips House
Get wicked at Phillips House as part of Haunted Happenings family-friendly events. Ticket includes historic games, fall crafts, a Story Walk, and a family-themed tour of the house. This is a drop-in event. Tours are offered every half-hour. Last tour departs at 5:00 p.m. Please call 978-744-0440 for more information. Salem residents must call to receive discount.
Halloween Flower Crowns Pop-up at Moody’s Gifts
Is your witch’s hat falling flat? Or perhaps you need a little help getting in the Halloween spirit? Join Magnolia Blooms at Moody’s Home & Gifts to make a spooktacular flower crown to bring that hat back or to dress up your costume! We will be onsite from 4 – 6 PM on Wednesday, October 6th and 13th helping you...
Linda Sudlesky and Steven Schacter: Changing Lives Through Advocacy—Visions
Join us for a heartening account of people living with epilepsy, a condition that carries its own historically stigmatized reputation. Instructional designer Linda Sudlesky, M.Ed. and neurologist Steven C. Schachter, M.D. share their stories of epilepsy advocates who have been impacted by their work to improve the lives of people with epilepsy. Seven years of research and interviews with nearly...