Things To Do

Salem County is a family playground, with fun-filled adventures kids young and old will enjoy. It doesn’t take long for you to feel a sense of belonging. The seasons, events, and people all connect to make Salem County the special place that it is. With so much to choose from, your favorite event in your favorite season is just around the corner.

If you are looking for a different type of fun, a shopping adventure in Salem County may be just for you. Our unique specialty shops and antique stores offer outstanding collections of local and regional art and handmade treasures. From fine western gear to a one-of-a-kind antique or piece of art, you will find plenty of shopping fun. Also, no visit to Salem County would be complete without a stop at one of our many farmer’s markets or roadside stands where you will find fruits and vegetables picked at their peak of ripeness and flavor.

The arts are thriving in Salem County. From theater and music to studios and galleries, the area is alive with great things to do. Salem County’s beautiful waterfront and serene countryside invite creativity and produce highly varied artistic styles from paintings and sculpture to glass, ceramics, and furniture.

You can also get a taste of the Wild West at the only weekly professional rodeo on the east coast featuring all seven rodeo events sanctioned by the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association. Or learn to ride yourself at one of our stables. Finally, try a round of 18 on one of our beautiful courses, and you will quickly realize what a special and memorable family experience golf can be.

After the day’s adventures, it’s time to eat! With so many intriguing restaurants to choose from, dining out in Salem County is far from ordinary. Whether your preference is international cuisine, a casual lunch, or a sample of the local flavor, Salem County has something for everyone to enjoy. From upscale dining and award-winning local wines to a 50s style drive-in, everything is on the menu in Salem County.