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

August 2nd, 2016

Lazy Days of Summer Giving Way to Heritage Days

More than 40 different events over 10 days — if that doesn’t convince you to put Salem’s Heritage Days festival on your “to do” list for summer events, we don’t know what will. As we have already given the Festival a full write up, let’s consider this a gentle reminder! It takes place Aug.4-14th at […]

July 26th, 2016

Summer Heats Up in Salem with Cool Heritage Events

Granted, Salem Ma is known for all things Halloween in the fall, but we are also known for putting on a pretty good summer bash in August with our Heritage Days Festival. This year it runs from Aug. 4-14th. What makes it such a big deal along the North…

August 2nd, 2015

Heritage Days, Salem’s Own Live Variety Show, Day 2

Did Saturday’s events for Heritage Days make you feel like an audience member at a 3-ring circus? Actually, we hope you were more an active participant than a passive observer. Because — there is more today! For example, new this year, the City of Salem and the Salem Moose Family Center will join forces to […]

July 30th, 2015

Heritage Days, Salem’s Own Live Variety Show

Blending the past, present and future, our Heritage Days celebration spans Aug. 1-9 with events featuring food, fun, and activities for all ages. There are nearly 40 different events throughout the festival, some on different days, some at the same tim…

August 4th, 2014

It Won’t Ruin Your Supper– Have Another Ice Cream in Salem!

Time to steel yourself for possible brain freeze! Ice cream galore will flow on the Salem Common Tuesday, Aug. 5th from 6 pm – 7:30 pm. Ice Scream Bowl 2014 returns as part of the year’s Heritage Days Festival. Always a favorite among the youth of Salem, the ice cream lines fill up quickly and […]

August 8th, 2008

Weekend Warrior: for the weekend starting 8.8.08

Special Events / Festivals
Essex Street Fair – Downtown Salem & Pickering Wharf this Saturday, August 9 and Sunday, August 10 from 10 am – 6 pm Fun for all ages this street festival has something for everyone. Crafts, jewelry, paintings, stained glass, and other unique items will be featured along the Essex Pedestrian Mall. Street […]