Salem Public Schools Charlotte Forten Display at Old Town Hall

With a special thanks to all of the participating students and teachers, Old Town Hall is pleased host to a unique installation featuring ‘idea boards’ and other projects from a variety of Salem Public School classrooms on the theme of Charlotte Forten’s life and legacy. Along with this display will be a brief history of...

Friday Night Music at East Regiment

Enjoy refreshing beer and live music at East Regiment Beer Co!   Feb 2nd 6-9pm Live Music AMC Music Friday Feb 9th 6-9pm Live Music Judes & The Hutch Friday Feb 16th 6-9pm Live Music Tony Figs Friday Feb 23rd 6-9pm Live Music Delvis  

Friday Night Music with Gulu-Gulu Cafe

Join Gulu-Gulu Cafe Friday nights for their live music series. Bands and musicians range from acoustic guitar, jazz standards, saxophones, trios, and more! Support live musicians and listen to live music!

Book a “Good Witch Magical Transformation”

Children, tweens, teens, and adults are all welcome to participate in our “Good Witch Transformations”! Through our transformations children unleash their own spellbinding charms and embrace their individuality. Children are invited to browse our collection of witch hats and dresses. Adorned with shimmering stars, flowing capes, and ribbons of enchantment, these outfits are sure to...

Book a “Good Witch Transformation”

Thank you for your interest in a “Good Witch” Transformation! Through our transformations children unleash their own spellbinding charms and embrace their individuality. Children are invited to browse our collection of witch hats and dresses. Adorned with shimmering stars, flowing capes, and ribbons of enchantment, these outfits are sure to celebrate their unique spirits. Our...

Leslie’s Retreat & Salem Resistance 249th Anniversary

Join the Salem, MA community for a weekend of celebration in the lead-up to next year’s Revolution 250th anniversary. This weekend will be focused on Leslie’s Retreat. See details in the flyer attached below.  

Ode to Charlotte Forten & Other Black Salem Stories Community Event

The event, lead by the Salem Human Rights Coalition, will include live historical interpretations and presentations on the life and writings of Charlotte Forten Grimke and why her legacy matters to Salem to this day. Come learn a bit about Charlotte and other prominent Black stories in Salem’s history, hear updates on the City’s Charlotte...

Ode to Charlotte Forten & Other Black Salem Stories Community Event

The community is invited to attend a pilot programming initiative lead by the Salem Human Rights Coalition to elevate and spotlight Black stories from Salem’s past and present. The event will take place at Old Town Hall, 32 Derby Square, Salem MA, on the 1st Floor Colonnade among the installation of SPS student ‘idea boards’...

Salve Making: Treat Your Winter Skin

Winter is hard on your skin, but you can make it feel better with a salve you make and scent yourself! In this make-and take workshop you will learn about oils and herbs that soothe and heal your skin—whether lips, elbows, hands, or anywhere else—and leave with a salve that will have you loving your...

Reggae Night at East Regiment Beer Co.

Featuring Live music from Dis-N-Dat Band. Award-winning reggae band featuring Trinidadian steel pan player Sista Dee and 4 time Grammy nominated ex Black Uhuru/sugar Minot drummer Rangotan.

ROE by Lisa Loomer

Admission is free for Salem residents on March 1.  Venue: Salem State University   ROE, by acclaimed playwright Lisa Loomer, is a theatrical survey of the complicated and divisive underpinnings of Roe v. Wade, the landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling that established a woman’s right to an abortion. The playwright has updated the script since...

The Breakers: A Tribute to Tom Petty

THE COUNTRY’S PREMIER TOM PETTY & THE HEARTBREAKERS TRIBUTE BAND Established to let the fans of the late great Tom Petty continue to enjoy the live experience of TP & the HB’s. No other Tom Petty tribute band comes close to capturing the SOUND and emotions of Tom’s songs quite like the Breakers. Unlike the...

Book a “Good Witch Transformation”

Thank you for your interest in a “Good Witch” Transformation! Through our transformations children unleash their own spellbinding charms and embrace their individuality. Children are invited to browse our collection of witch hats and dresses. Adorned with shimmering stars, flowing capes, and ribbons of enchantment, these outfits are sure to celebrate their unique spirits. Our...

Wedding Open House

Every season is wedding season at the historic Hawthorne Hotel in Salem, MA. Recently engaged? Looking for a venue for a reception, rehearsal dinner or shower? Need ideas for favors, entertainment, flowers? Attend our free Wedding Open House on Sunday, February 25 from 11 AM to 1 PM. Meet the Hawthorne team and our preferred...

ROE by Lisa Loomer

Admission is free for Salem residents on March 1.  Venue: Salem State University   ROE, by acclaimed playwright Lisa Loomer, is a theatrical survey of the complicated and divisive underpinnings of Roe v. Wade, the landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling that established a woman’s right to an abortion. The playwright has updated the script since...

Charmed: Mastering the Art of Charm Bags

Unlock the enchanting world of charm bags in my immersive one-of-a-kind experience. Charm bags, also known as spell sachets, have been used across various cultures and traditions for centuries to harness energy for manifesting intentions, attracting positive energy, and bringing about desired outcomes. This hands-on experience is designed for individuals eager to explore the art...

DIAMOND’S DINE-IN DRAG BRUNCH!

Come on down for Diamond’s Dine-In Drag Brunch! This is a weekly event with local Drag Queen Miz Diamond Wigfall! Someone will be her guest. Be ready for numbers, games, drag, and mimosas all afternoon.

SALEM FILM FEST 2024 FESTIVAL PROGRAM LINEUP REVEAL PARTY

Salem Film Fest (SFF), the largest all-documentary film festival in Massachusetts, is  pleased to announce its second annual Lineup Reveal Party. The event is scheduled for  Sunday, February 25, from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Cinema Salem. Doors will open at  5:00 PM with the program beginning at 5:30 PM.   This complimentary event offers...

Top of the World – A Carpenters Tribute at The Cabot

Fronted by singer Debbie Taylor, her Karen Carpenter vocal resemblance is absolutely astonishing. She is backed by a seven piece band consisting of top-notch, professional industry musicians who have had amazing careers in their own right. The band members are all multi-instrumentalists and at times use 3 keyboards to recreate the incredibly complex arrangements created...

Book a “Good Witch Transformation”

Thank you for your interest in a “Good Witch” Transformation! Through our transformations children unleash their own spellbinding charms and embrace their individuality. Children are invited to browse our collection of witch hats and dresses. Adorned with shimmering stars, flowing capes, and ribbons of enchantment, these outfits are sure to celebrate their unique spirits. Our...

VOX ONE

Vox One is an award-winning a cappella jazz quintet that combines elements of blues, funk, gospel, and folk into their own brand of vocal music. Vox One has performed internationally, and has opened for Ray Charles, Chicago, the Persuasions, the Bobs, the Woody Herman Orchestra, the Count Basie Orchestra, and most recently appeared on Ahmad Jamal’s...

Bingo at Gulu-Gulu Cafe

Stop by Gulu-Gulu Cafe for a fun trivia series that will excite and engage any audience! Quirky, funny, and free!

Small Batch Trivia With Geeks Who Drink

Join us each Wednesday for 2 hours of general knowledge, pop culture trivia hosted by our friends from Geeks Who Drink! Appropriate for all ages. Prizes for the top two teams! Seating starts at 6:45. As of now we are not taking reservations, and seating is first-come, first-served. We may implement a call-ahead waitlist or...

Kevin R. Powers 2024 Hamilton Hall Lecture Series

Professor Kevin R. Powers, J.D., Founder and Director, MS in Cybersecurity Policy & Governance Programs, Boston College “Cybersecurity: Artificial Intelligence and its Impact on International Security”