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

August 21st, 2010

Salem Jazz & Soul Festival This Weekend

The 4th Annual Salem Jazz and Soul Festival takes place at the Salem Willows this weekend!This is a free, family-friendly festival of fabulous music! There will be music, music education classes, an arts and crafts fair, and a kid’s play tent.This yea…

August 10th, 2010

Sailing Vessel Peacemaker to visit Salem Maritime National Historic Site

From August 9 to the 22nd, Salem Maritime will welcome the 400 ton barquentine Peacemaker to historic Central Wharf. “We are committed to having a lively visiting vessel program at Salem Maritime National Historic Site,” said site Superintendent Pa…

August 7th, 2010

Edsels on Salem Common

There’s a Ford Edsel convention in Salem this weekend, and as part of their festivities the Edsel owners put their cars on display on Salem Common today. This just goes to show you never know what you’re going to discover in Salem!Hope you’re having…

August 4th, 2010

Set your course for the Salem Maritime Festival this weekend!

Set Your Course for Salem Maritime National Historic Site This Friday and Saturday, August 6 & 7Salem Maritime Festival is happening this weekend, kicking off on Friday with Mango Blue, in an outdoor evening concert of Afro-Latin world music, inte…

September 18th, 2009

Free Trails & Sails invite you to explore the Essex National Heritage Area this weekend

Ah, fall – there’s a chill in the morning air, the leaves are beginning to change, Salem businesses are decking their halls for October, and Trails & Sails: A Weekend of Walks and Water has come ’round once more. This is the eighth year of Trails …