Food Truck Festivals of America is heading back for the second year to Salem Common for our Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival! Featuring some of the area’s most popular food trucks dishing out fan favorites such as fall-off-the-bone BBQ, gourmet mac n cheese, fried chicken sandwiches, creamy ice cream, and more! Offering dozens of regional and national craft brews....
Cat-mint: A popular remedy through the ages for stomach ailments and fragile nerves. Make your own teabag while learning about cat-mints other uses in luck and love charms from as early as the 15th century. Learn more here.
Celebrate iconic buildings in Salem’s McIntire Historic District by going on an Architectural Treasure Hunt! Use the answer bank to identify features of the following places: Hamilton Hall, Historic New England’s Phillips House, Pickering House and Salem Athenaeum. At each property, you will find a fact sheet challenging you to identify the building’s architectural details. The fact sheets are at...
Discover special places in your backyard from Friday Sept. 17 through Sunday Sept. 26! Be guided through unique landscapes on land and sea, explore historic properties, and take in cultural experiences of all kinds. Find what makes Essex County like nowhere else during Trails & Sails! Visit trailsandsails.org for a list of events around the region.