The posts on this page are from a variety of Salem blogs and the views expressed are those of the individual blog author.

August 26th, 2010

The antique and classic boats are coming…

I love this event. I think (correct me if I’m wrong) this is the eleventh year the Antique & Classic Boat Festival is being held in Salem. It happened for a few years prior to discovering Hawthorne Cove Marina, and it has enjoyed great success an…

August 19th, 2009

Antique & Classic Boat Show This Weekend

The Antique & Classic Boat Show at Hawthorne Cove Marina has become a perennial favorite of summer in Salem. This year, organizers expect forty classic yachts to be on display, and some will be open for public tours. Primarily dating from 1860-191…

August 10th, 2009

Another tall ship to visit Salem this summer

We really miss our tall ship Friendship, but I appreciate the National Park Service’s efforts to bring visiting vessels to port. The Kalmar Nyckel’s visit from Delaware during the Salem Maritime Festival was terrific. As a vessel, she provided us all…