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The Augmented Landscape at the NPS’s Salem Maritime Historic Site

May 27 - November 30

Boston Cyberarts announces five artists to create new sculptures for The Augmented Landscape exhibition opening May 2017 at National Park Service’s Salem Maritime National Historic Site   Boston Cyberarts Director George Fifield announced that five artists–John Craig Freeman, Kristin Lucas, Will Pappenheimer, Mark Skwarek, and Tamiko Thiel – will be creating 10 augmented reality (AR) sculptures […]

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Exhibition: Public Art: Planting a Seed of Civility

November 9 @ 3:00 pm - November 29 @ 4:00 pm
Salem State University Center for the Arts, 352 Lafayette St
Salem, MA 01970 United States

Public Art: Planting A Seed of Civility Kaity Martin ’17, Honors in Art Exhibition “After the death of a classmate, in the realization and sense of self that followed, I decided to propose an idea for a memorial to him. From there, three other projects developed to create a body of work over the next […]

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Local Artisans Market (Every Day at Ocean Chic from 11/11-12/24)

November 11 @ 11:30 am - December 24 @ 1:30 pm
Ocean Chic Boutique & Waterbar, Pickering Wharf - 96 Wharf St
Salem, MA 01970 United States

This holiday season, the center of our store will be transformed into a holiday marketplace! We will be showcasing beautiful jewelry, clothing and home decor all handmade right here in New England. Find the perfect gift for everyone on your list 🙂

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Tuesday Trivia at Betty’s!

November 14, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - February 27, 2018 @ 10:00 pm
Smokin’ Betty’s BBQ + Bar, 94 Lafayette St.
Salem, MA 01970 United States

Trivia! Drinking! Tender BBQ Meats! Every Tuesday.

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Sunday River SSX Tricky Tournament

November 16 @ 8:00 pm - November 30 @ 10:00 pm
Bit Bar Salem, 50 Saint Peter St
Salem, MA 01970 United States

Inviting all ski and snowboard gurus out for a chance to shred, trick, stomp and carve their way to pairs of Sunday River ski lift tickets by competing for high scores on SSX Tricky, the classic PS2 snowboarding video game from EA Sports. It’s free to enter and play, and the winner will win free […]

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Neon Dream – Open Hours

November 18 @ 5:30 pm - November 26 @ 5:00 pm
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One event on November 18, 2017 at 5:30pm

One event on November 24, 2017 at 6:00pm

One event on November 25, 2017 at 1:00pm

One event on November 26, 2017 at 1:00pm

Artists Row-Salem MA, 24 New Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States

Go to the Light: Neon Dream is a unique, immersive black light experience! Drawing inspiration from interior design and all that glows and fluoresces in the natural world, they create a dayglow cavern – the ultimate neon clubhouse. Their space combines elements of interior environments (repeat pattern wallpaper, custom seating, decorative lighting) with ephemera and […]

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Token Tuesday

November 21, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - February 27, 2018 @ 10:00 pm
Bit Bar Salem, 50 Saint Peter St
Salem, MA 01970 United States

Order any food item from our menu and receive $3 in free game tokens every Tuesday. Eat your heart out Scrooge McDuck! Open Noon to Midnight. Bit Bar is 21+ after 8pm, kitchen closes at 10pm.

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10:00 am

Four Centuries of Christmas Tours

November 24 @ 10:00 am - December 31 @ 5:00 pm
The House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby St
Salem, MA 01970 United States

During the holiday season, experience the history of four centuries of Christmas in New England. One of our professional guides will lead you through the mansion, adorned with holiday, and share the history of four centuries of Christmas in New England. Walk the halls of a house that has stood the test of time to […]

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1:00 pm

U.S. Custom House Tour

November 24 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, repeating indefinitely

U.S. Custom House in Salem, 176 Derby St
Salem, MA 01970 United States

Take a self-guided tour through the U.S. Custom House that was built in 1819 to House the offices of the U.S. Customs Service. During the height of Salem’s East Indies trade, the Customs Service in Salem collected millions of dollars in taxes on incoming cargo. These taxes provided vital financial support for the new United […]

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2:30 pm

Derby and Narbonne House Tours

November 24 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, repeating indefinitely

Derby and Narbonne Houses, 160 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States

This tour, presented by the National Park Service, is a ranger-led program that leads visitors through two distinct historic homes. The Derby House, constructed in 1762 was the first home of Elias Hasket and Elizabeth Crowninshield Derby. It is an exemplary example of a wealthy merchant’s Georgian home and is furnished to reflect the Derbys’ […]

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5:45 pm

Santa’s Arrival and Holiday Tree Lighting 2017

November 24 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
Hawthorne Hotel, 18 Washington Square West
Salem, MA 01970 United States

A beloved annual tradition, Santa Claus will arrive at the top of the Hawthorne Hotel at 18 Washington Square promptly at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 24, 2017 – with assistance from the Salem Fire Department, of course. We recommend getting there by 5:45 p.m. at the latest. A procession will then continue down the […]

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Salem’s Sip n’ Style Holiday Shopping Tour

November 24 @ 5:45 pm - 8:30 pm
Salem Food Tours, 75 Wharf St
Salem, MA 01970 United States

Black Friday! Get ready to enjoy a stylish shopping journey of downtown #SalemMA. We'll start with a glass of sparkling wine at Salem Wine Imports, then visit 7 of our fabulous clothing boutiques (5 womens, 1 mens 1 unisex). There will be time to shop as well as discounts at every location, plus sparkling water […]

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6:00 pm

Neon Dream – Open Hours

November 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on November 18, 2017 at 5:30pm

One event on November 24, 2017 at 6:00pm

One event on November 25, 2017 at 1:00pm

One event on November 26, 2017 at 1:00pm

Artists Row-Salem MA, 24 New Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States

Go to the Light: Neon Dream is a unique, immersive black light experience! Drawing inspiration from interior design and all that glows and fluoresces in the natural world, they create a dayglow cavern – the ultimate neon clubhouse. Their space combines elements of interior environments (repeat pattern wallpaper, custom seating, decorative lighting) with ephemera and […]

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7:00 pm

A Salem Séance with Leanne Marrama

November 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
OMEN, 184 Essex St
Salem, MA 01970 United States

Step into the Spirit Parlor of Omen and experience an authentic Salem Séance with acclaimed spirit medium Leanne Marrama. Leanne was born with the uncanny ability to connect with our loved ones on the other side. Our departed yearn to reach out to us from beyond and the psychic mediums at Omen have helped thousands […]

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JAZZ Night with Susan Iacobellis

November 24 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Aurora Restaurant and Wine Bar, 140 Washington St
Salem, MA 01970 United States

Susan Iacobellis smiles rhrough her voice. Check out this night of straight-ahead jazz. Stay tuned for updates.

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8:00 pm

Adam Ezra Group

November 24 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Cabot, 286 Cabot St
Beverly, MA 01915 United States

A tireless touring outfit, the Adam Ezra Group (AEG) plays upwards of 200 shows annually, often devoting their time to local charities and always going out of their way to connect with fans. The Group is made up of lead singer, songwriter and guitarist, Adam Ezra with Alex Martin on drums, Turtle on percussion, Corinna […]

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Where’s Walden * more tba

November 24 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Smokin’ Betty’s BBQ + Bar, 94 Lafayette St.
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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V E I N Fridays

November 24 @ 8:00 pm - December 15 @ 11:00 pm
The Lobster Shanty, 25 Front St
Salem, MA 01970-3707 United States

*THIS ALL ORIGINAL BAND WAS FORMED IN 1997 SALEM MA. BOB KERR, JAMES CHRISTO, JASON PAUL AND CLIFF GOODMAN HAVE PLAYED TOGETHER FOR MANY YEARS. FUELED BY A CONNECTION THAT BLENDS A CHEMISTRY OF ROCK AND SOULFUL SOUNDS!. V E I N DELIVERS A PUNCH OF ROCK WITH AN ORIGINAL STYLE OF THEIR OWN.*

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Dangerous Games discussion with Joe Laycock

November 24 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Satanic Temple Salem, 64 Bridge St.
Salem, MA 01970 United States

Join us for a discussion with author Joe Laycock about his book Dangerous Games. The 1980s saw the peak of a moral panic over fantasy role-playing games such as Dungeons and Dragons. A coalition of moral entrepreneurs that included representatives from the Christian Right, the field of psychology, and law enforcement claimed that these games […]

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9:00 pm

The Rupert Selection EP Release Show w/ CJ3

November 24 @ 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Opus, 87 Washington St
Salem, MA 01970 United States

We're returning to Opus Underground on Black Friday (November 24th) to celebrate the release of our new EP. Our friends CJ3 (Christopher Jacques Trio) will be opening the night along with stand-up comedy from Tim Oliver, more details TBA soon!

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Bystander//This Is Pointless//Red Ledger//Rainsound

November 24 @ 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Koto, 90 Washington St
Salem, MA 01970 United States

Come celebrate the release of Bystander's album "It All Went Away" (https://bystanderma.bandcamp.com/album/it-all-went-away). Eat some sushi and drink some beers with us. We'll have physicals at this show as well! Joining us are the homies in: This Is Pointless (https://thisispointless.bandcamp.com/) Red Ledger (https://redledgerma.bandcamp.com/) Rainsound (https://rainsound.bandcamp.com/) Ages 21+ with I.D. to drink Doors at 9 PM Music […]

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