PHOTOS

September 27, 2022
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Lynn Auditorium Presents: The Keep Moving Forward Festival – PHOTOS

by joeyphoenix
Images by John Andrews for Creative Collective  The Keep Moving Forward Festival took place in downtown Lynn, MA on September 18th, 2022. This free event filled Frederick Douglass Memorial Park with art, food and lifestyle vendors and a beer garden area powered by the Bent Water Brewing tap truck. Performers: Headliners: The Tragic Allies Co-Headliners: Keep Moving Forward Openers: Ocean
September 27, 2022
September 24, 2022
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LatinX Heritage Month Flag Raising – PHOTOS

by joeyphoenix
Photos by Joey Phoenix for Creative Collective Salem and North Shore Residents joined The City of Salem and the Latino Leadership Coalition of Salem for the annual Flag Raising celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month! Following the ceremony, guests enjoyed a guided tour of the Urban Art Museum. About Hispanic, Afro-Latino/a/e/x Heritage Month Source: Salem State University The observation originally started in
September 24, 2022
September 18, 2022
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Peabody International Festival – Photo Highlights

by joeyphoenix
Images by John Andrews for Creative Collective The Peabody International Festival is the largest festival of its kind and the signature event in Peabody for over 35 years. Dozens of civic organizations, nonprofits, local businesses, cultural groups, crafters and artisans line Downtown Peabody with delicious food and artwork inspired from places all around the world. The Festival continues to attract between
September 18, 2022
September 12, 2022
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Lynnside Out: Photo Highlights

by joeyphoenix
Lynnside Out was a festival of free food, music, family-friendly activities, and opportunities to connect with City departments on the initiatives that matter in Lynn. The event happened on August 27th, 2022. The event featured: Mayor Jared Nicholson & the Mayor’s Office Planning Department & the Vision Lynn Team Parks & Recreation Department City Clerk Office Community Development Department of
September 12, 2022
September 3, 2022
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Welcome to Salem, Roseadela’s! – PHOTOS

by joeyphoenix
In August we celebrated the ribbon cutting of Roseadela’s in Salem! Roseadela’s is a local, family owned coffee/chocolate shop & cafe, featuring a full espresso menu with classic and unique hot and cold drinks, hand dipped chocolates, house made syrups and confits, in-house tea mixes, decadent hot chocolate, soups, sandwiches, snacks, and artisanal and locally produced foodie products and gifts.
September 3, 2022
September 3, 2022
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Diversity Matters Fest 2022 – PHOTO Highlights

by joeyphoenix
In 2021, the North Shore Juneteenth hosted the first-ever Diversity Matters Festival in hopes of bringing communities from across various identities together in one place to celebrate their diversity. In 2022 it came back to Red Rocks Park in Lynn and the organizers partnered with Save the Harbor Save the Bay, Marblehead School of Music, Creative Collective, and other community
September 3, 2022
August 30, 2022
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LatinX Night at Northshore Mall Promenade – PHOTOS

by joeyphoenix
The Summer Entertainment Series took place on the stage located across from Tony C’s and featured entertainment, cultural events, live music, and more! For the 2022 entertainment season, Creative Collective curated fun and entertaining performances for the whole family. On Friday, August 19th LatinX Night with Creative Collective featured performances by: LoneSol Charlie Timbal JP Salsa and Asociacion Carnavalesca de
August 30, 2022
August 25, 2022
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Real Pirates Ribbon Cutting Ceremony – PHOTOS

by joeyphoenix
Photos by Joey Phoenix for Creative Collective.  Click here to view the full gallery.  From Creative Collective President and Founder John Andrews: “Huge Congratulations to our members Real Pirates Salem for their official Ribbon Cutting with Mayor Kim Driscoll, the Salem Chamber, and many, many local stakeholders and supporters of this impressive new small business. We at Creative Collective have
August 25, 2022
August 10, 2022
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Salem Jazz and Soul Festival 2022 – PHOTO HIGHLIGHTS

by joeyphoenix
All images by Creative Collective. Click here to view the full gallery. The Salem Jazz and Soul Festival took over Salem Common this past Saturday, August 6th, filling the area with FREE music from talented local jazz and soul musicians. The festival featured performances from: HDRnB All Stars The Runaround Sound Steve Lacey Quartet Verdegree Salem High School Jazz Band
August 10, 2022
February 16, 2022
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Salem’s So Sweet Brings Ice Sculpture and Magic to Downtown Salem – PHOTOS

by Felicia Cheney
Images by Creative Collective unless otherwise stated. The 20th Annual Salem’s So Sweet Chocolate and Ice Sculpture Festival took main stage this past weekend in downtown Salem. Even with the tricky weather, the ice sculptures that were installed were stunning while they stood. Over the years, the festival has also evolved to include new app-based games with prizes, more ice
February 16, 2022