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
Every Wednesday Evening
Starting May 25 until August 31, 2016
5 – 9 pm
New Dodge’s Market in Elmer, NJ
You AND your four-legged best friend(s) are invited to join us for the launch of a new weekly DOG-FRIENDLY Meet & Greet with a Meal at New Dodge’s Market.
- $15 for an All-You-Can-Eat Buffet Dinner on the Porch and $5 for a Freshly-Prepared Meal Choice for Your Pup (Skippy’s Chicken & Rice – or – Shuggies’ Salmon).
- Every Dog gets a Free Dodge’s Take-Home Dog Bowl!
- Complimentary Wine Tasting with Coda Rossa Winery every Wednesday 5-9pm
We hope to inspire other local businesses to join the Dog-Friendly Movement and to spread the word about the joys of Shelter Pet Adoption.
Looking for memebers of the Upper Pittsgrove community interested in volunteering and contributing as we celebrate our history and our community at the Daretown Day festival!
Parade through Daretown!
Festival at the Daretown School!
Tell your friends and family!
Date: Sunday, September 11, 2016
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Location: 48 West Main Street, Penns Grove, NJ, 08069
Info: No admission fee. Handicapped accessible.
Featured Exhibits: “Faster, Farther, Higher”, “U.S Postal Service”, “See You at the Y.”
The Historical Society of Penns Grove, Carney’s Point and Oldmans
Date: September 17, 2016
Time: 10:00am – 6:00pm
Location: Royal Port Antiques, 13 Market St, Salem, NJ 08079
Info: Let us show you our appreciation! Stop by for a day of food, discounts and fresh inventory arranged tastefully for your arrival.
For directions and additional information, visit our website at www.royalport.com or follow us on Facebook and Instagram. Hope to see you there!
Woodstown Fall Festival
Woodstown Fall Festival
Date & Time:
Saturday, September 24, 10am – 5pm
Sunday September 25, 10am – 3pm
Location: Historic Fort Mott, Pennsville, NJ
See re-enactors and their equipment from every American conflict.
Date & Time: Saturday, September 24, 10am – 4pm
Location: The Historic Downtown Shopping District, N Main St, Woodstown, NJ 08098
The historic downtown shopping district comes alive; scarecrows by the dozens, vendors, crafters and local shops line their food and wares along Main Street. Music, win & beer.
Date & Time: Saturday September 24, 4pm – 9pm
Location: Salem County Fairgrounds,
735 Harding Hwy, Pilesgrove, NJ 08098
Sixty-giant pumpkins carved by local artists, children’s activities, free hayrides, music, costume pageant, food, vendors & more!