King Serpent Variety Troupe

Charlotte Forten park 289 Derby Street, Salem, Massachusetts, United States

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, Massachusetts, United States

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, Massachusetts, United States

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

The Northshoremen Chorus

Derby Square 21 Front Street, Salem, Massachusetts, United States

Through singing in the barbershop style, the Northshoremen Chorus and Quartets create an environment of fellowship for men who love to sing and strive to be the finest performers they can be in order to delight audiences and serve the community.

Salem Arts Festival 2022

Downtown Salem MA

Art will heal us and help us recover from the challenges we have and continue to face. Arts and Culture are an integral part of day-to-day life in Salem and this annual festival has become a source of pride and revenue for hundreds of creative professionals and a major economic boost to the local community with over 6000 attendees annually. ... Read More

Gabriella Simpkins

Coffeehouse Stage 21 Front Street, Salem, Massachusetts, United States

Gabriella Simpkins is an award-winning singer-songwriter, composer, arranger, and musician hailing from Cape Cod, MA and studying at Salem State University. Informed by her vast experiences across many genres, her work exists at the intersections of folk, indie rock, jazz, and classical music.

Miracle Fish Puppets

Derby Square 21 Front Street, Salem, Massachusetts, United States

Great friends of the Salem Arts Festival the Miracle Fish Puppets bring another gentle, jovial, Giant to this year’s celebration.

Outrageous Fortune

Derby Square 21 Front Street, Salem, Massachusetts, United States

Outrageous Fortune is a Boston-based jug band. They play innovative arrangements of early jazz (Ellington and Armstrong), blues and jug band music (Robert Johnson and the Memphis Jug Band). The trio is Chris Welles on guitar; Rod Thomas on mouth harp & Dan Dick on jug, washboard and bass.

Crowes Pasture

Coffeehouse Stage 21 Front Street, Salem, Massachusetts, United States

Crowes Pasture, a roots infused folk duo, performs songs that reflect a mutual passion, sense of discovery and celebration of the human connection. Monique’s romantic clawhammer banjo playing and Andy’s expressive guitar picking are enlivened by their personal chemistry and transcendent harmonies.

Bunker Hill Jazz

Artists' Row 21 Front Street, Salem, Massachusetts, United States

Musicians from Boston’s historic Bunker Hill community come together for a joyous celebration of jazz and the art of improvisational music. Gerardo Rivas - Tenor Saxophone Joshua Ziemann - Piano Joshua Bonifas - Double Bass Mathew Villacis - Drums

Gatto

Derby Square 21 Front Street, Salem, Massachusetts, United States

“Gatto”, is an American Tribal Style® belly dance troupe based out of Salem, MA. ATS is an improvisational form where dancers take turns leading and following, using cues and a common vocabulary of moves to create a dance that looks choreographed but is not. Everything is created in the moment.