This year Salem State University launched its First Year Day of Service Initiative – Moving Forward, Giving Back – teaming up students with local organizations for collaboration, networking, and community outreach. The students didn’t get to choose their placements, but a lucky few who had professed an interest in art got to team up with Salem Main Streets, the City of Salem, and Creative Salem for a few hours on Friday September 2nd.Read More
Salem, MA, May 22, 2016 – In less than a month, the Salem Farmers’ Market will officially kick off the eighth season in its current format on Derby Square. With over 30 vendors, the market will be held at Derby Square on Front Street in Salem, MA every Thursday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. from June 9th through October 13th, 2016.Read More
The 8th annual Salem Arts Festival will be held June 3-5th. The popular free event will feature over 80 artists and performers, and includes a variety of art, music, dance, and theatre performances. The family-friendly festival also includes art-making for all ages, artisan vendors selling their creations, and a temporary public art installation.Read More
When you step into Ocean Chic, it’s hard not feel like you’ve stepped into a mini-vacation. You stand a little looser, breathe a little deeper, and slow down a bit more. And that’s no accident – owner Erica Kirwan has worked hard to make sure her own “little slice of heaven” on Pickering Wharf inspires a sense of positivity and relaxation. Celebrating its two year anniversary this week, many people are still discovering what makes Ocean Chic so special.Read More
The 2016 Fashion Show fundraiser to benefit the Salem Arts Festival was sponsored by People's United Bank..
Photos by John Andrews for Creative Salem!
The Boutique, Lifebridge's Second Chance Thrift Shop,Modern Millie Vintage & Consignments, Ocean Chic Boutique & Waterbar RJ Coins and Jewelry, Avalanche Company Store, TBT Post, and Peabody Essex MuseumShop! With make-up by the fabulous artists at Laura Lanes Skin Care, Rouge Cosmetics, and Radiance Lifestyle Salon & Spa
Distractionary wonder provided by The Ridiculous Project
Hosted by local comedian and Salem Comedy and Spirits Festival founder Mark Scalia. Dance the night away with DJ Noel Snow.
Nibbles provided by Bambolina, Opus, Ferreira Foods andJodi Bee Bakes
Lighting by Retonica
Bar service proveded by North Shore Bartenders
Your support helps us keep our incredible Salem Arts Festival growing and free for all!
Our SAF Fashion Show Fundraiser has been generously sponsored by People's United Bank. Special thanks to Salem Food Tours, Creative Salem, and the City of Salem in coordinating this event.
Salem Arts Festival is a @Salem Main Streets happening.