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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.

Link to the Salem County History Project page

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Upcoming Events in Salem County

You can view the monthly calendar of events here.

Tunes From The Crypt @ St. John's Chruch
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm

Date & Time: Friday, October 26 at 6:00pm

Location: St. John’s Chruch, 76 Market Street, Salem, NJ, 08079

Cost: FREE

Start the evening listening to the eerie tunes performed by the organist Joanne K. Owen. Presented by Music Around the County, this concert is sure to put you in the Halloween spirit!

Salem Ghost Tour
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm

Date & Time: Friday, October 26, 2018 at 7pm

Location: Royal Port Antiques, 13 Market St. Salem, NJ 08079

Cost: $5.00

Enjoy a walking ghost tour of historic Salem, NJ founded in 1675. Proceeds benefit the Salem County Historical Society Scholarship Fund.

50th Annual Alloway Halloween Parade @ Alloway, NJ 08001
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm

Date & Time: October 27, at 7pm

Location: Alloway, NJ 08001

Cost: FREE

Celebrate the unusual and the scary at this unique Salem County tradition.

Nov 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

The ItzelsDate & Time: Friday, November 16, 2018, 6:30-8:00pm
Location: Salem Community College Davidow Theatre Lobby, 460 Hollywood Ave.

Free Gospel concert featuring John Keith Davis (local Gospel Guitarist) and special guests: Bill Itzel and Family of Westminster, MD. Some of Bill’s accomplishments, over the years, include:

-Featured Tenor with the Speer Family Singers (1987-1990)
-Appearances with Bill Gaither
-2 Grammy and 2 Dove Award nominations

This is a FREE EVENT in a very relaxed setting, and all are welcome. Complimentary coffee and tea will be available. A Love offering will be taken for the Cornerstone Womens Resource Center of Salem and Cumberland Counties.


Arts In Bloom 2019 Hidden Treasures: Fall Fete @ Creekside Inn
Nov 18 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Date & Time: November 18, 2018 from 5pm – 9pm

Location: Creekside Inn, 197 East Avenue, Pilesgrove, NJ 08098

Cost: $45 per person

Contact: 856-935-7934, AIB.ticketleap.com/aibfallfete

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Salem American Legion Band: Presents a Christmas Concert @ Salem Community College
Nov 27 @ 7:00 pm

Salem American Legion Band Under the direction of Pat Bullock Presents a Christmas Concert

At the Salem Community College 460 Hollywood Avenue Carney’s Point, New Jersey

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 7:00 pm

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