DISCOVER THE POSSIBILITIES
that await you in Salem County, New Jersey

With a rich legacy of historical places and events, a vast array of natural resources and open spaces, a stable farming community, and a strong economic job base, Salem County offers a very unique quality of life. Nestled in the southwest corner of New Jersey, Salem County is within easy driving distance of Philadelphia, New York, Wilmington, Washington, D.C., Baltimore, and Atlantic City. Leave the urban sprawl behind, get away for a day or a weekend to the scenic landscapes, living history and lively arts of Salem County.

Whether you plan to spend the day discovering Salem County’s many historic sites, exploring our natural wonders, or enjoying the diverse culture of our community, we have something waiting for you. The hospitality you’ll receive makes staying another day or two an easy choice.


 

Upcoming Events in Salem County

Apr
26
Sun
Earth Day Art Celebration @ Appel Farm Arts & Music Center
Apr 26 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Farmhouse Museum – Open for Regular Tours @ Pennsville Township Historical Society Farmhouse Museum
Apr 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Our Farmhouse Museum is open for Regular Tours on Wednesdays and Sundays from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. from April through November

Apr
29
Wed
Farmhouse Museum – Open for Regular Tours @ Pennsville Township Historical Society Farmhouse Museum
Apr 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Our Farmhouse Museum is open for Regular Tours on Wednesdays and Sundays from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. from April through November

May
1
Fri
FAMILY NIGHT OUT WORKSHOP: Create a Family Quilt – Mixed Media @ Appel Farm Arts and Music Center
May 1 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

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FAMILY NIGHT OUT WORKSHOPS:
Create a Family Quilt – Mixed Media
Friday, 5/1, 6:30-8:30 $40
Each family member will make their own mixed media fiber arts square to tell a story about themselves, the squares will then be stitched together to create a family quilt!

May
2
Sat
“A Little Bit of Everything” Saturday Morning Workshop Series for Kids @ Appel Farm Arts and Music Center
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

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A Little Bit of Everything- Saturday Morning Workshop Series for Kids grades K-7th Grade
Saturdays 10am-12pm, 2/7-5/2
Your child will love to create fun, exciting projects that explore painting, drawing, mixed media, book arts and sculpture!

Cosplay – Theatre Fun for Kids grades 6-9 @ Appel Farm Arts and Music Center
May 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

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Cosplay – Theatre Fun for Kids grades 6-9
Saturdays 11am-12:30pm, 3/21-5/2, no class 4/4/15
Kids will love every step of creating their own unique character! From a backstory and drawings to a costume with props!

Cooking Demo and Lunch: Austin the Unstoppable @ Appel Farm Arts and Music Center
May 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

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Cooking demo and lunch: 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

In conjunction with Austin the Unstoppable.
Show Tickets: $5 per adult. Children 12 and under are admitted free of charge. 
Special cooking demo and lunch~ONLY $7
(Show ticket purchase needed to attend the demo and lunch.) 
Eleven-year-old Austin faces the consequences of an unhealthy lifestyle as his family learns to make healthy choices in this fun, upbeat new musical. Appel Farm is also partnering with FoodCorps for a family fun cooking demo and healthy lunch prior to the show. Grades 3-8.

Gospel Fest @ Camp Edge
May 2 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Austin the Unstoppable – New Jersey Theatre Alliance’s Stages Festival @ Appel Farm Arts and Music Center
May 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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New Jersey Theatre Alliance’s Stages Festival presents:
Austin the Unstoppable
A New Musical Comedy by Barry Wyner and Daniel Israel
Sunday, March 15, 2015: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Cooking demo and lunch: 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Show Tickets: $5 per adult. Children 12 and under are admitted free of charge. 
Special cooking demo and lunch~ONLY $7 (Show ticket purchase needed to attend the demo and lunch.) 
Eleven-year-old Austin faces the consequences of an unhealthy lifestyle as his family learns to make healthy choices in this fun, upbeat new musical. Appel Farm is also partnering with FoodCorps for a family fun cooking demo and healthy lunch prior to the show. Grades 3-8.

Salem Friends Chicken Pot Pie Dinner @ Salem Friends Meetinghouse Annex
May 2 @ 3:00 pm