Broom Craft as a Pair

TheWitchery

The Witchery is introducing a special workshop for crafters to make a broom as a pair. Tickets for this workshop include seats for 2 participants as well as the materials to craft 1 large broom, this includes 2 charms, 2 twine coverings, 2 color splash bundles, and 1 eucalyptus & lavender bundle. Participants always have the option to purchase additional …

Wine, Dine, Brooms & Twine

TheWitchery

Join The Witchery for the 2nd Annual Summer Solstice broom making workshop at The Roof atop The Hotel Salem! Spend the evening with drinks and dining while taking in the expansive views of Salem’s cobblestone streets & bustling harbor. Instructors from Salem’s premier broom making shop will provide materials and direction to assemble your own solstice-themed besom.   Food and …

a group of people standing in front of a float.

10 Things to Do This Weekend at Salem Arts Festival

Salem Arts Festival returns this weekend (June 3-5) in all of its glory for three days of art, music, poetry, performance, vending, and general spectacle. Because the schedule of events happening in and around Salem is so jam packed, we’ve decided to help you out by selecting 10 of the best happenings going on this weekend. But don’t just trust …

a large building with a flag pole in front of it.

Mayor Thomas McGee Announces Hiring of LaCrecia Thomson as the City of Lynn Arts and Culture Planner

LYNN- Mayor Thomas McGee is pleased to announced the hiring of LaCrecia Thomson as the new Arts and Culture Planner in the City of Lynn. LaCrecia was selected from a list of several highly-qualified candidates who applied for the position and will be the third member of the recently established Planning Department. The Planning Team are members of the Mayor’s …

a woman writing on a wall with a marker.

10 Things to Look Forward to at Salem Arts Festival 2021

Despite the the stress of a global pandemic, art has continued to unite us across many diverse communities. Salem Arts Festival, taking place June 4th through 6th, will be a relaxing and engaging get-away from that tiring virtual Zoom fatigue. Both residents and visitors are welcomed to attend this fantastic festival where local artists and businesses will shine in the …

Salem Arts Festival performers graphic Salem Ma

Salem Arts Festival 2021 is June 4-6

From Destination Salem, Salem Main Streets Celebrate the arts, culture, creativity, and community at the 13th annual Salem Arts Festival June 4 through 6. This free and popular family-friendly event will feature a variety of art, music, dance, and theatre performances throughout downtown Salem. This is the first arts festival on the North Shore since COVID-19 restrictions have been relaxed.  The …

a group of three toilet paper roll crafts.

10 DIY Crafts You Can Do at Home Right Now

Have you suddenly found yourself with a lot of time on your hands? Got kids that are home from school and you have no idea what to do with them? Well, because March is National Crafting Month, the obvious answer is to just make some stuff.  Bingeing Netflix is so 2019, and in the age of self-quarantine, the odds are …

More than Marine Art: Marblehead Arts Association Promotes Multi-Medium Artistic Inclusivity on the North Shore

By Joey Phoenix Formed in 1922, the Marblehead Arts Association is one of the oldest Arts Associations in the United States and is still active and thriving on the North Shore today. It’s made up of members who both create and support art in all of its forms, individuals who are passionate about what they do and about what they …

Coming up at Salem State Center for Performing Arts

THE ARTS at SALEM STATE UNIVERSITY Art Discover Danvers Roundtable. April 18. 7 pm.Danvers Historical Society. 13 Page St. Danvers, MA. Students in Salem State’s ART 236 class share their research on everyday objects in the Danvers Historical Society collection and what they reveal about local history and American society, past and present. Sponsored by a grant from Mass Humanities. …