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.

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2016 Arts & History Grant Winners

The Salem County Board of Chosen Freeholders is pleased to announce the awarding of grants to help fund Salem County arts and history projects in 2016. Funding for these grants, administered by the Cultural & Heritage Commission, is from the New Jersey Department of State. History Grants, funded by the New Jersey Historical Commission were awarded to:

  • The Salem County Library Commission – Living History Programnj-arts-logo-on-gray

  • Salem County Historical Society – Historic Preservation Project

  • Farmyard Education Foundation – Farm Life Preservation events

Arts Grants, funded by the New Jersey State Council for the Arts were awarded to:

  • Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape Tribe of New Jersey – Powwow
  • Oakwood Summer Theatre – Theatrical Productions
  • Quinton township Schools – Art Project
  • Salem Community College – Concert Series: Inspiring a Lifetime of Music
  • Salem Community College Foundation – International Flameworking Conference
  • Salem County Art League – General Operating Support
  • Stand Up for Salem – Summer Concert Series & Gospelfest
  • Woodstown Monthly Meeting – Concert Series

We encourage groups in Salem County with an arts or history project for 2017 to learn more about these grant opportunities.

To receive a grant application for 2017 or for more information, please contact Kathy Mills at info@visitsalemcountynj.com.

 

Upcoming Events in Salem County

You can view the monthly calendar of events here.

Mar
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Sun
Dueling Organs @ Pittsgrove Presbyterian Church
Mar 20 @ 3:00 pm

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Dueling Organs
Featuring Gordon Turk and Michael Stairs, Organists
Sunday, March 20, 2016 at 3pm
Pittsgrove Presbyterian Church
Daretown NJ

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Apr
10
Sun
Rowan Strings @ First Presbyterian Church
Apr 10 @ 3:00 pm

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Rowan Strings
George Atanastu, Conductor
Lawrence DePasquale, Organist
Sunday, April 10, 2016 at 3pm
First Presbyterian Church
Salem NJ

Apr
22
Fri
Discover the Road Less Traveled – Outdoors Weekend
Apr 22 all-day

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Appel Farm Earth Day Celebration and Teen Arts Performance   4/24 Sunday FREE to public
Birding Locations
Cycling Information
Parks

Apr
23
Sat
Discover the Road Less Traveled – Outdoors Weekend
Apr 23 all-day

discover

Appel Farm Earth Day Celebration and Teen Arts Performance   4/24 Sunday FREE to public
Birding Locations
Cycling Information
Parks

Apr
24
Sun
Discover the Road Less Traveled – Outdoors Weekend
Apr 24 all-day

discover

Appel Farm Earth Day Celebration and Teen Arts Performance   4/24 Sunday FREE to public
Birding Locations
Cycling Information
Parks

May
1
Sun
Voices of Spring @ Pittsgrove Presbyterian Church
May 1 @ 3:00 pm

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Voices of Spring
An afternoon of Opera & Musical Theater
Joseph Krupa, Director
Sunday, May 1, 2016 at 3pm
Pittsgrove Presbyterian Church
Daretown NJ

May
18
Wed
2016 Northeast Regional Championship & Masters Cup XIX @ M&M Hunting Preserve
May 18 – May 22 all-day

For more information, please visit: http://www.mmhunting.com/tournaments/2016-northeast-regional-championship-masters-cup-xix

2016 Northeast Regional Championship & Masters Cup XIX

May 18-22, 2016
 
May
20
Fri
Discover the Road Less Traveled – Art Weekend
May 20 all-day

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Arts In Bloom/ Pittsgrove Day

May
21
Sat
Discover the Road Less Traveled – Art Weekend
May 21 all-day

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Arts In Bloom/ Pittsgrove Day

May
22
Sun
Discover the Road Less Traveled – Art Weekend
May 22 all-day

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Arts In Bloom/ Pittsgrove Day

Jun
3
Fri
Discover the Road Less Traveled – Music Weekend
Jun 3 all-day

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Appel Farm Music & Wine Festival / Farm Day/
Farm Markets

Jun
4
Sat
Discover the Road Less Traveled – Music Weekend
Jun 4 all-day

discover

Appel Farm Music & Wine Festival / Farm Day/
Farm Markets


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