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Octoberfest and pub crawling

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Categories: drinks, events, halloween, music, nightlife

Yesterday we talked about the Harvestfest, which is going on this weekend. But there are a few other great events for those who want to sample some of Salem’s adult beverages. Drunken Happenings Using some whimsical adaptations from the official Haunted happenings an avid group of Pub Crawlers brings you Salem’s 4th Annual Drunken Happenings, […]

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Weekend Warrior: September 26th & 27th

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Categories: movies, music, nightlife, theatre, weekend warrior

Special Events / Festivals Trails & Sails – The Essex National Heritage Area is hosting a ton of things to do this weekend in Essex County (guess they didn’t plan on rain all weekend) many Salem locations are participating. Music Friday September 26th Steve Wark (6-9pm jazz) Speakeasys (10pm rock)  @ Bangkok Paradise Jason Bennet […]

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Video Thursday

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Categories: art, music, video

I see lots of talent around Salem, there are artists, musicians, dancers, actors – practically any art form you can think of has a practitioner here in town.  Recently Radio Scotvoid who we dubbed “The hardest working man in Salem’s music scene” sent us a video from his upcoming EP, Fragment (Consider Revising). Music: Radio […]

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Weekend Warrior: Labor day weekend 2008

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Categories: drinks, movies, music, nightlife, summer

Special Events / Festivals Jocelyn Callahan Benefit – This Friday night The Gulu-Gulu Café in Salem is hosting a fundraiser to help the Callahan family deal with their tragic loss.  Machine 475 will be heading the evening. Donations of any kind are welcome (we will be hosting a live auction that evening).  Cover charge will be […]

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Weekend Warrior: for the weekend starting 8.8.08

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Categories: art, community, events, movies, music, nightlife, summer, weekend warrior

Special Events / Festivals Essex Street Fair – Downtown Salem & Pickering Wharf this Saturday, August 9 and Sunday, August 10 from 10 am – 6 pm Fun for all ages this street festival has something for everyone. Crafts, jewelry, paintings, stained glass, and other unique items will be featured along the Essex Pedestrian Mall. […]

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Weekend Warrior: arts & entertainment for your weekend

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Special Events / Festivals Berklee Summer Concert Series part of the Salem Jazz and Soul Festival presents La Timbistica from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday July 12th in front of Old Town Hall. Mementos of Celebration The Salem Arts Association’s annual PEM Companion Exhibit opens at the Old Town Hall Friday. Music Friday July 11th […]

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