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Dominican Faceless Dolls

Salem Armory Regional Visitor Center 2 New Liberty Street, Salem

SALEM, Ma. — Salem Maritime National Historic Site announces the installation of Dominican Faceless Dolls, a bilingual (English/Spanish) exhibit on display May 7 – June 30, Wednesday – Sunday, 10 am – 4pm at the Salem Armory Regional Visitor Center, 2 New Liberty Street in Salem. Co-created with North Shore Community Development Coalition (North Shore CDC), the exhibit celebrates Salem’s global ... Read More

Salem Art Days with the Salem Athenaeum

Salem Athenaeum 337 Essex St, Salem

Celebrate Salem Art Days and the Salem Arts Festival at the Salem Athenaeum! FromMay 31st through June 4th, the Athenaeum will be hosting a variety of art-focused events,including the opportunity to paint and sketch the beautiful blooms in our garden. Learn about ourart collection, which includes paintings by notable local and international artists like ChildeHassam, Gustave Courbet, and Michele Felice ... Read More

Gold Velvet Sofa

Derby Square 21 Front Street, Salem

The Gallerist is a folk and indie band based out of Boston. Singer, songwriter Mike Collins began the group in Boston before moving to the Philadelphia area, where the band built a strong following, releasing two albums and performing in many venues, large and small.

Stone Soup Ensemble

Artists' Row 21 Front Street, Salem

The Stone Soup Ensemble's performance at Salem Arts Fest is comprised of percussionists Lydia Lucas, Deborah Welsh-Ibanez, Michael Sullivan, and Flutist Jordan Pearson. We perform modern classical chamber music, aleatoric jams, and pop arrangements! Whatever happens, happens!

Bob Strom, Jennifer Strom and Cindy McIntyre

Coffeehouse Stage 21 Front Street, Salem

Bob & Jen Strom play together regularly at sessions, Irish pubs and local festivals. They have recorded two CDs ‘Round the Bend and Heading Home. Cindy McIntyre is a founding member of O’Carolan Etcetera, and played with the Salem Country Orchestra.

Baechtold and Abel Aerial Artistry

Front Street Front Street, Salem

Baechtold and Abel are two talented circus performers who have joined forces to create dynamic duo acts on lyra, silks, trapeze, and other innovative apparatus. Their feats of strength, balletic choreography, and harmonious transitions, have taken them across the globe, the latest being Hawaii!

Skyy Fawxx

Artists' Row 21 Front Street, Salem

Skyy Fawxx is a rake, a nonsense poet, and the terrible brother of Apple Jack. Skyy will beguile you with poetry that, being made for the creatures that dwell in the cracks in the pavement, will sound odd and unintelligible to you. Feed him new words and see what happens next.

Rolling Nectar

Derby Square 21 Front Street, Salem

Boston-based trio that delivers a gritty powerful soul-rock sound in a tightly polished set of melodic grooves and riffs. Founded by KJ Graham on lead vocals/guitar, the band includes Fred Leary on bass/vocals, Zak King on drums/vocal

Andy Voelker Trio

Artists' Row 21 Front Street, Salem

Andy Voelker is a Boston based jazz saxophonist and music educator who is known for his swinging style, soulful sound, and deep feeling for the great jazz traditions.

Caillie Hughes

Coffeehouse Stage 21 Front Street, Salem

Caillie Hughes' passion and limitless range captivates the ears of those around, with song selections spanning from pop, rock, and country including many original songs such as "Silver Lining." Come see a show, where the music is warm, the soul is heard, and the memories are made.

Peter Paradoxx

Derby Square 21 Front Street, Salem

Peter is a Circus Variety Artist local to the Boston Area. He runs the Emotional Support Clown Youtube channel featuring performer advice, beginner tutorials for circus arts, and instructional on how to create your own DIY Circus props!

The Cosmic Vultures

Derby Square 21 Front Street, Salem

The Cosmic Vultures are a 5 piece funk rock band from the North Shore of Massachusetts. We bring funky grooves, slapping bass, and dreamy guitar together into tasty original and cover tunes. Influences include Frank Zappa, RHCP, Foo Fighters, and The Beatles.

Art in the Garden

Salem Athenaeum 337 Essex St, Salem

Art in the Garden Saturday, June 4 4:00-7:00 p.m.In the restored garden at the Salem Athenaeum! An Invitational Exhibition
Meet the Artists • Silent AuctionLive music by Alexandra Grace
Small Bites by Ferreira Foods • Signature Cocktails (cash bar)
Immersive Photo Experience with Grace & Diggs

See art, make art, buy art! Tickets: $50 Sponsor Tickets: $200 
To benefit Salem Athenaeum
In cooperation with Salem ... Read More

tilt-a-whirl

Artists' Row 21 Front Street, Salem

Tilt-a-Whirl is a dynamic five-piece genre-bending musical ride! Playing across genres, their sound is eclectic and unpredictable. Through a songbook of over 40 originals and covers, they meld folk, classic rock, blues, reggae, improv, jazz, Americana and pop.

YARINA MUSIC

Derby Square 21 Front Street, Salem

Yarina, means "remembrance" in the native Kichwa language of the indigenous people of Ecuador, has since its inception committed itself to maintaining musical excellence. Its concerts are hauntingly sensual listening experiences, it also displays of musical versatility.

King Serpent Variety Troupe

Charlotte Forten park 289 Derby Street, Salem

The King Serpent Variety Troupe is an outlaw-themed performing group based in New England. With music, dance, singing, and storytelling, they have invaded a wide variety of venues and made away with the hearts of audiences young and old.

Jermaine Kelly

Charlotte Forten park 289 Derby Street, Salem

Jermaine Kelly is a vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, and producer from Boston, Massachusetts. Growing up with a multitude of musical influences, he uses these influences to create his genre-blending sound that consists of catchy pop hooks, clever rap lyrics, rhythmic guitar playing.

Salem Jazz and Salem Arts present the SAF After Party!

Charlotte Forten park 289 Derby Street, Salem

After a full day of celebrating arts, culture, and creativity we are continuing the celebration with a special concert on Charlotte Forten Park (289 Derby St) in partnership with Salem Jazz and Soul Festival! Head on down and enjoy performances by Jermaine Kelly, Qwill, and the Unifiers, and Sweet Soul Sounds. Also, enjoy extended hours at Lulu's Bakery for some ... Read More