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by Salem State University




by POMP23

Date & Time

June 10

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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About this Event

POMP23: Party on McKeown Plaza

Register to attend the best party in Salem: POMP23!

This year we are featuring the Blue Light Bandits and a plethora of Food and Beverage trucks. Come by McKeown Plaza in front of the Frederick E. Berry Library on

Saturday, June 10 at 6 – 9 pm

Salem State University

North Campus, McKeown Plaza

352 Lafayette Street, Salem, MA

The 8th Annual Party on the Plaza (POMP) will be held the evening of Saturday, June 10, during Alumni Weekend. Each year this event welcomes nearly 400 alumni, friends, and community members to celebrate under the stars. The celebration will include reunion row tents, lawn games, food trucks, beer, wine, and live entertainment by the Blue Light Bandits. This event is open to the public and families are welcome!

Early Bird Pricing available until May 7!

  • Adults $30
  • Under 21 and Salem State students $20
  • Children under 5 free

After May 7 – Regular pricing

  • Adults $40.00
  • Under 21 and Salem State students $30.00

At the Door pricing

  • Adults $50.00
  • Under 21 and Salem State students $40.00

Included with your ticket:

  • Admission to the event
  • Food items from food trucks and vendors
  • Craft beer and wine offerings included

Live entertainment by Blue Light Bandits

Participating Food and Beverage Vendors