Salem Celebrates the Fourth

Celebrate Independence Day with live music and family programming at Salem Maritime National Historic Site and a fireworks extravaganza!

Festivities begin at 5:00 p.m. with a musical act performing on the main stage.  Opening ceremonies begin at 7:15 p.m, and are followed by a two-hour ‘POPS’ concert by the Hillyer Festival Orchestra, a forty-piece ensemble with vocal soloists performing opera to Broadway favorites.  At 9:15 p.m. a magnificent fireworks display is launched from Derby Wharf accompanied by live music from the orchestra.

For more information, log onto www.salem.com or contact Salem City Hall at 978-619-5676.

 

Pick of the Month for July

Congratulations to Rick Matthias and his photograph, Celebrating Independence Day, for being the Destination Salem Photo Contest “Pick of the Month” for July!

This beautiful shot was taken during the July 4 Celebration on Derby Wharf.

Celebrating our Independence by Rick Matthias

Celebrating our Independence by Rick Matthias

Do you have a fantastic photo of Salem? Submit it to Destination Salem’s photo contest!

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