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

August 14th, 2009

Weekend warrior

The days may be getting shorter, but that just means we get a little more time to enjoy the remainder of our summer nights. Special Events / Festivals Salem Jazz & Soul Festival 2 days of free music this weekend! Saturday, August 15, 10:45 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Sunday, August 16, Noon – 6:00 p.m. […]

May 22nd, 2009

Weekend Warrior

Us peeps at the Salem Insider seem to have gotten absorbed in our little microcosms recently and have realized that we haven’t done a “Weekend Warrior” post in a long time, but with the long weekend and things heating up in Salem what better time to post than now. The kick-off for summer has reinvigorated […]

February 6th, 2009

Weekend Warrior: February freeze

Special Events / Festivals 7th Annual Salem’s So Sweet Chocolate & Ice Sculpture Festival Chocolate & Wine Tasting Hamilton Hall, 9 Chestnut Street, Salem, MA Friday, February 6 from 6:30 – 8:30 pm This luscious tasting event, now in its 7th year, features wine and chocolate samplings from many of Salem’s restaurants and sweet shops. […]

January 23rd, 2009

Weekend Warrior: January 23rd & 24th

Special Events / Festivals Brunch under the Yellow Umbrella January is cervical cancer awareness month and Sixty2 on Wharf  wants to spread the word about cervical cancer prevention. You can  join them for brunch this Sunday and listen to live music from Qwill and host Christine Baze from the Yellow Umbrella. Mothers bring your daughters and […]

December 19th, 2008

Weekend Warrior: Snow Special

Special Events / Festivals Many events have been canceled due to the snow storm.  This is a perfect opportunity to finish up your shopping. Music News : Sinful Saturdays A special note that local dj/promoter DJ Cee Block (you know him as a MTV Spring Break DJ, Resident at 2 Boston clubs, Official tour DJ […]

December 12th, 2008

Weekend Warrior: Winter Warmer

Special Events / Festivals A Main Streets Christmas Fellow Salem websiteurs Salem Main Streets offer up some Christmas fun this weekend with free musical performances this weekend with carolers strolling the down town area from 1-3 starting and ending in Derby Square. PEM Winter Festival The Peabody Essex Museum is hosting a bunch of kid […]

November 7th, 2008

Weekend Warrior: November 7th & 8th

Special Events / Festivals Wine Tasting at Salem Wine Imports Saturday, November 8 from 4 to 8 pm Stop by Salem Wine Imports for a tasting of over 20 wines from around the world including “Thanksgiving” wines. Free of charge! Music Friday November 7th TBD @ Bangkok Paradise Hi8us & Arimis (rock) @ Dodge Street […]

October 24th, 2008

Weekend Warrior: October 24th & 25th

There are so many things going on this weekend I though we would divert a bit from the usual format and just highlight a few items. Oktoberfest – We wrote an entire post about this great event which starts tonight and runs till Sunday. Carnival on Derby Street – Next to the Hess the carnival […]

October 10th, 2008

Weekend Warrior: October 10th and 11th

Special Events / Festivals Witch City Show & Glow Car Show – Friday night from  6pm to 8:30pm on  Essex St. near Armory Park and Saturday from 10am to 3pm at Central Wharf near the National Park Service Site .  Chrysler Cars done up with neon, flames, unique graphics and tricked out interiors will be […]

August 22nd, 2008

Weekend Warrior: August 22nd & 23rd

Special Events / Festivals
Shanty Cruise aboard the Hannah Glover – Saturday August 23rd, 7:30PM to 10:30PM
Tickets are $30 in advance or $35 the day of the trip. Food, entertainment and DJ Joe DiFranco will be served up.
Music
Friday August 22nd

Dennis James (jazz 6-9) DARQ (rock 10pm) @ Bangkok Paradise
Chris Keating & Special Guest (rock) @ […]

August 15th, 2008

Weekend Warrior for August 15th

Special Events / Festivals
Five Funny Females –  A while back we did a write up on this great ever changing comedy show and now they are back in town.   Our photo contest winner won a pair of tickets to this show but luckily for you there are still a few tickets left and you can […]

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 […]