Movies on the Common: Zootopia

Salem, MA, Zootopia

Salem Park, Recreation, and Community Services present “Zootopia,” on Salem Common.

In “Zootopia,” a new bunny recruit to the city police force, Judy Hopps must work together with fox Nick Wilde to uncover a number of connected crimes plaguing the city.

Movies start at dusk, and are presented every Thursday in August.

5th Annual Bluefin Blowout

At this annual three-day Bluefin Blowout event, auction proceeds will go to support the Alzheimer’s Association. Help us support research to end Alzheimer’s and dementia while enhancing care for those living with the disease.

Following the Captain’s meeting, registration for the event will begin at 4:00 pm. Stay for dinner, and enjoy music and cocktails until 10:00 pm, all while supporting an important cause.

August 4, 2016 Schedule:

  • Captain’s Meeting
  • 4:00PM– Registration
  • 6:00PM-Dinner
  • 6:30 PM Welcome & Rules
  • Music & Cocktails until 10:00PM

U.S.C.G. Tall Ship EAGLE visits Salem

Coast Guard Eagle Tall Ship

Eagle, also known as “America’s Tall Ship” is the largest tall ship flying the Stars and Stripes and the only square-rigger in U.S. government service. The ship was built in 1936 in Germany, and commissioned as Horst Wessel, one of three sail training ships operated by the pre-World War II German navy. At the close of World War II, Horst Wessel was taken as a war reparation by the United States, recommissioned as the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Eagle and sailed to New London, Connecticut. Eagle provides an unparalleled at-sea leadership and professional development experience for future officers of the U.S. Coast Guard.

The EAGLE will be in port in Salem from July 29 – August 1. The tall ship will be open for public tours as follows:

  • Friday, July 29: 1:00 PM – 7:00 PM
  • Saturday, July 30: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Sunday, July 31: 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Tall Ship EAGLE will depart Salem on Monday, August 1.

SalemGo! Catch Em’ All! PokeWalk presented by Creative Salem & Flying Saucer Pizza Company

Pokemon Go Logo

Creative Salem and Flying Saucer Pizza Company present “SalemGo! Catch Em’ All!” A city-wide Pokemon Go event that will include a scavanger hunt, a costume contest, various prizes, pizza, and (of course) Pokemon!

The event will be an all-day PokeWalk that’ll be open to any willing participants. You can casually follow the map with some friends, or you can participate in the Pokemon-Themed scavanger hunt that’ll take you all around town.

And Flying Saucer Pizza Company will be the official Pokemon Center of the evening where you can grab a bite as well as some specialty drinks.

Ropes Mansion Tours

Salem, MA, Ropes Mansion

Just a 10-minute walk from the museum, the Georgian Colonial was built around 1727 and was home to four generations of the Ropes family. It is recognized as one of New England’s most significant and thoroughly documented historic houses and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Filled with original furnishings, the Ropes Mansion contains superb examples of 18th- and 19th-century furniture, ceramics and glass, silver, kitchenwares, textiles and personal objects.

U.S.C.G. Tall Ship EAGLE visits Salem

Coast Guard Eagle Tall Ship

Eagle, also known as “America’s Tall Ship” is the largest tall ship flying the Stars and Stripes and the only square-rigger in U.S. government service. The ship was built in 1936 in Germany, and commissioned as Horst Wessel, one of three sail training ships operated by the pre-World War II German navy. At the close of World War II, Horst Wessel was taken as a war reparation by the United States, recommissioned as the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Eagle and sailed to New London, Connecticut. Eagle provides an unparalleled at-sea leadership and professional development experience for future officers of the U.S. Coast Guard.

The EAGLE will be in port in Salem from July 29 – August 1. The tall ship will be open for public tours as follows:

  • Friday, July 29: 1:00 PM – 7:00 PM
  • Saturday, July 30: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Sunday, July 31: 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Tall Ship EAGLE will depart Salem on Monday, August 1.

Ropes Mansion Tours

Salem, MA, Ropes Mansion

Just a 10-minute walk from the museum, the Georgian Colonial was built around 1727 and was home to four generations of the Ropes family. It is recognized as one of New England’s most significant and thoroughly documented historic houses and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Filled with original furnishings, the Ropes Mansion contains superb examples of 18th- and 19th-century furniture, ceramics and glass, silver, kitchenwares, textiles and personal objects.

Revolutionary Saturdays at Salem Maritime

Calling all students!!! Bring your families to one or more of these National Parks to explore how the people of Massachusetts helped start the Revolutionary War and form a new nation. Find out about the people who took part in some of the most important events in American History and see where they happened! Parents, help prepare your fourth graders for their intensive study of the American Revolution this fall!

1774! Rumblings of War!

Do you think the Loyalists were “the bad guys” and the Patriots “the good guys?” Could war with England have been avoided?

Join us on the steps of the U.S. Custom House on Derby Street and travel back in time to 1774 to participate in a Salem town meeting. The townspeople are gathering to discuss the recent troubling events in their colony. Take on the role of a Loyalist, Patriot or someone who might be swayed either way. Listen to what your friends, neighbors, and government officials have to say…and let your voice be heard, too!

 

1774! Rumblings of War!

Travel back in time and participate in a Salem town meeting to discuss the recent troubling events in the colony. Take on the role of a Loyalist, Patriot or someone who might be swayed either way. Listen to what your friends, neighbors, and government officials have to say…and let your voice be heard! This free program has limited spots available. Call (978) 740-1650 or stop by the Salem Visitor Center between 9:00am-5:00pm at 2 New Liberty Street on the day of the meeting to sign up.

U.S.C.G. Tall Ship EAGLE visits Salem

Coast Guard Eagle Tall Ship

Eagle, also known as “America’s Tall Ship” is the largest tall ship flying the Stars and Stripes and the only square-rigger in U.S. government service. The ship was built in 1936 in Germany, and commissioned as Horst Wessel, one of three sail training ships operated by the pre-World War II German navy. At the close of World War II, Horst Wessel was taken as a war reparation by the United States, recommissioned as the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Eagle and sailed to New London, Connecticut. Eagle provides an unparalleled at-sea leadership and professional development experience for future officers of the U.S. Coast Guard.

The EAGLE will be in port in Salem from July 29 – August 1. The tall ship will be open for public tours as follows:

  • Friday, July 29: 1:00 PM – 7:00 PM
  • Saturday, July 30: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Sunday, July 31: 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Tall Ship EAGLE will depart Salem on Monday, August 1.

Weekend Kick-off Stroll with Salem Food Tours

Join Salem Food Tours and start your visit with our Weekend Kick-off Stroll! The Stroll includes a wine, cheese tasting, sweet and spice tasting.  Local history overview including our illustrious spice trade history, information on Salem’s modern culinary and cultural scene,  as well as info on Salem’s great shops and restaurants. When your done you’ll know where to eat, shop and more!

 

Under 21 guests provided with a non-alcoholic beverage.

Visit www.SalemFoodTours.com/reservations to make reservations.

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