John Andrews

Salem Comedy and Spirits Festival - January 2018

Lift Your Spirits And Laugh The Cold Away With This Three-Day Celebration Of Comedy & Spirits In Historic Salem, MA. Featuring top area performing comedians, locally crafted spirits and cider, and related special events at a variety of renowned Salem venues, this Festival runs Thursday, January 12th – Saturday, January 14th, 2017.

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Salem Comedy and Spirits Festival - January 2018
John Andrews

Salem's So Sweet - February 10 - 12, 2017

Salem Main Streets, the Salem Chamber of CommerceDestination Salem, and local retailers, restaurants, and businesses invite you to attend the 15th annual Salem’s So Sweet Chocolate & Ice Sculpture Festival. A decadent tradition of delectable chocolate, sparkling ice sculptures, and Valentine’s Day shopping…don’t miss Salem’s sweetest event of the year!

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Salem's So Sweet - February 10 - 12, 2017
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Salem Film Fest - March 2-9, 2017

Entering its tenth year, Salem Film Fest is one of New England's largest documentary film festivals and presents a rich and diverse collection of the year's best work from all over the world.

Come to Salem, see the world.

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Salem Film Fest - March 2-9, 2017
John Andrews

Mass Poetry Festival - May 5-7, 2017

During the first weekend of May, Salem becomes the epicenter of contemporary American poetry, offering rare opportunities to hear the nation’s best poets read and discuss their work in intimate and engaging forums.

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Mass Poetry Festival - May 5-7, 2017
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Salem Arts Festival - June 2-4, 2017

The Salem Arts Festival promotes the arts in downtown Salem through a collaborative festival for residents and visitors providing opportunities to highlight the existing artist community and encourage general community participation in the arts.

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Salem Arts Festival - June 2-4, 2017
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Salem Celebrates the 4th - July 4th, 2017

Come Celebrate Independence Day in Historic Salem!

An entire day of programming that includes the annual reading of the Declaration of Independence, the Willows Horribles Parade, Kids Zone on Derby Wharf, The Hillyer Orchestra Extravaganza and the fireworks finale with the biggest fireworks display on the North Shore. 

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Salem Celebrates the 4th - July 4th, 2017
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North Shore Pride Festival and Parade - June 2017

The mission of North Shore Pride, Inc is to promote the general welfare, and enhance the social life of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community of the North Shore, and to promote the acceptance of the members of this community by the broader North Shore community. 

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North Shore Pride Festival and Parade - June 2017
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Salem Maritime Festival - August 4-6, 2017

Come Celebrate Independence Day in Historic Salem!

An entire day of programming that includes the annual reading of the Declaration of Independence, the Willows Horribles Parade, Kids Zone on Derby Wharf, The Hillyer Orchestra Extravaganza and the fireworks finale with the biggest fireworks display on the North Shore. 

John Andrews
Salem Maritime Festival  - August 4-6, 2017
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Heritage Days Salem - August 1-13, 2017

Celebrate the past and the present, during the annual Salem Heritage Days. Featuring food, fun and activities for all ages! Highlights include: the Essex Street Fair, Tour-A- Truck at the Salem Willows, Ice Cream Bowl on the Salem Common, and Car Show on Chestnut Street

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Heritage Days Salem - August 1-13, 2017
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Salem Jazz and Soul Festival - August 19 & 20, 2017

SJSF’s season lasts May through August – when we put on monthly, free concerts in partnership with Berklee College of Music – and culminates in a two-day festival at the Salem Willows in mid-August, featuring local, regional and national bands. 

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Salem Jazz and Soul Festival - August 19 & 20, 2017
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Antique & Classic Boat Festival - August 26-27, 2017

The flash of polished bronze and gleam of varnished wood across the water will be the order of the day as elegant antique and classic yachts sail into the host city of Salem, Massachusetts for the 35nd Annual Antique & Classic Boat Festival August 26-27, 2017

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Antique & Classic Boat Festival - August 26-27, 2017
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Salem Spice Festival - September 9-10, 2017

Join us for a celebration of Salem's long and fascinating history with exotic spices from around the world. Spices, herbs and teas will be explored in culinary and medicinal usage.

Arts and crafts,  food, demonstrations live music, lectures, workshops and storytelling will all be featured.

John Andrews
Salem Spice Festival - September 9-10, 2017
John Andrews

Salem Haunted Happenings - October 1-31, 2017

Haunted Happenings is a month long celebration of Salem being the unofficial  Halloween capital of the world!  Over 250,000 people visit Salem in October to take part in a myriad of eclectic events. Celebrating its 5th year in 2017, the festival features hundreds of events and special programming. Programming for families and adults!

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Salem Haunted Happenings - October 1-31, 2017
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Salem Holiday Happenings - November 25, 2017-Jan. 1, 2018

After Halloween, Salem takes a little break, but then, kicks into high gear for Holiday Happenings. Winter in New England is a gorgeous experience in itself and is downright magical with all of the wonderful programming that happens around Salem. 

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Salem Holiday Happenings - November 25, 2017-Jan. 1, 2018