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

Jun
3
Wed
Farmhouse Museum – Open for Regular Tours @ Pennsville Township Historical Society Farmhouse Museum
Jun 3 @ 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

Jun
5
Fri
FAMILY NIGHT OUT WORKSHOP: Square Dancing – Movement @ Appel Farm Arts and Music Center
Jun 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

appel

FAMILY NIGHT OUT WORKSHOPS:
Square Dancing – Movement
Friday, 6/5 6:30-8:30 $40
Ace of diamonds, jack of spades, meet your partner and promenade… Whatever your age — 5 or 95 — square dancing is fun for the whole family!

Jun
6
Sat
A Day at the Farm @ Pennsville Township Historical Society Farmhouse Museum
Jun 6 @ 11:00 am
A Day at the Farm
Presented Free by the Pennsville Township Historical Society
11:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Church Landing Farm Museum
86 Church Landing Road
Pennsville, NJ  08070
Come and enjoy the fun as we recreate a Living History of farm life during the 1800’s.
Pennsville Historical building
Day at the Farm @ Church Landing Farm Museum
Jun 6 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
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American Legion Band

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Civil War re-enactors

FarmDay Flyer 2015

Cowtown Rodeo – Saturdays through 9/27 @ Cowtown Rodeo
Jun 6 @ 3:30 pm

The Oldest Weekly Running Rodeo in the USA!

Every Saturday night at 7:30. Runs from May 23 until September 26.

Since 1929, Cowtown Rodeo has been showcasing Pro Rodeo excitement – right here in Southern New Jersey.  Come experience the bulls, broncs, steers and of course rodeo clowns, cowboys and cowgirls too!

rodeo

photo of bull rider

Photo by Joe Warner, Staff Photo South Jersey Times

Jun
7
Sun
Farmhouse Museum – Open for Regular Tours @ Pennsville Township Historical Society Farmhouse Museum
Jun 7 @ 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

Jun
10
Wed
Farmhouse Museum – Open for Regular Tours @ Pennsville Township Historical Society Farmhouse Museum
Jun 10 @ 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

Jun
13
Sat
Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape Annual Pow Wow @ Salem County Fair Grounds
Jun 13 @ 10:00 am

Our Annual Pow Wow

Saturday and Sunday
June 13-14, 2015

at the Salem County Fair Grounds
State Highway, Rt. 40
Woodstown, New Jersey

Gate Opens at 10:00 AM — Rain or Shine
Lenape Dancers — Saturday at 11:00 AM, Sunday at 12:00 Noon
Grand Entry — Saturday at 12:00 Noon, Sunday at 1:00 PM

10:00AM Worship Service on Sunday

All Times are Approximate

http://www.nanticoke-lenape.info/powwow.htm

powwow-Annette

Photo by Annette Devitt

Cowtown Rodeo – Saturdays through 9/27 @ Cowtown Rodeo
Jun 13 @ 3:30 pm

The Oldest Weekly Running Rodeo in the USA!

Every Saturday night at 7:30. Runs from May 23 until September 26.

Since 1929, Cowtown Rodeo has been showcasing Pro Rodeo excitement – right here in Southern New Jersey.  Come experience the bulls, broncs, steers and of course rodeo clowns, cowboys and cowgirls too!

rodeo

photo of bull rider

Photo by Joe Warner, Staff Photo South Jersey Times

Jun
14
Sun
Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape Annual Pow Wow @ Salem County Fair Grounds
Jun 14 @ 10:00 am

Our Annual Pow Wow

Saturday and Sunday
June 13-14, 2015

at the Salem County Fair Grounds
State Highway, Rt. 40
Woodstown, New Jersey

Gate Opens at 10:00 AM — Rain or Shine
Lenape Dancers — Saturday at 11:00 AM, Sunday at 12:00 Noon
Grand Entry — Saturday at 12:00 Noon, Sunday at 1:00 PM

10:00AM Worship Service on Sunday

All Times are Approximate

http://www.nanticoke-lenape.info/powwow.htm

powwow-Annette

Photo by Annette Devitt