Sunday, September 21, 2008
Interested in going to a party???
So you want to go to a party while you are in Salem?
Well this year our parties begin starting Columbus Day weekend and go throughout the month on a variety of evenings! ID's are required at all but the children's parties!
Saturday, October 11
On Saturday of Columbus Day weekend the festivities begin the the Retro Zombie Ball at Finz on Pickering Wharf. Put on your best zombie costume! There you can dance to the tunes of the 70's and 80's and zombie songs. You can find out more information by visiting FestivaloftheDead.com.
Saturday, October 18
Salem Harvestfest does not require a costume at all! Celebrate the tastes of the fall harvests with at a mead, beer and wine tasting sponsored by Pamplemousse in Salem on October 18. There will be two tastings at 2 pm and 5:30 pm. Go to SalemHarvestFest.com for more information and to order tickets!
Weekend - October 24-26
Dig out your leiderhosen, derndils and drinking horns! For the first time ever visit the Witch City Haunted Oktoberfest on Front Street October 24-26. Celebrate olde German traditions with Ipswich Ale and Moon Haven Productions with food and entertainment. On October 24 at 7 pm come and hear a caberet style act called "Charmed and Dangerous" from New York. October 25 & 26 celebrate with polkas, ompah music and other entertainment. Tickets can be purcahse in advance by calling 978-745-4343. Tickets will also be available at the door.
Saturday, October 25
Looking for something for the kids? On Saturday afternoon October 25 the Annual Children's Party by the Phoenix School will take place. Games and crafts abound. Find out more information at PhoenixSchool.org.
That same evening swing by the Salem Waterfront Hotel's Wicked Night on the Wharf on Pickering Wharf! Dance to music and dress up for the costume contest! Visit SalemWaterfrontHotel.com.
Dig out your tools and head on over to the Annual Vampire Masquerade Ball! Indulge in a gothic evening unlike any other. Cash prizes. Tickets can be purchased by contacting FestivaloftheDead.com.
Interested in partying at sea! Dress on up and go on over to the Salem Ferry Dock on Blaney Street for The Salem Ferry's Costume Party at sea. For more information go to SalemFerry.com/shc.shtml.
Sunday, October 26
For an incredible children's party make reservations at the Hawthorne Hotel's Stop by for a Spell Children's Party! Entertaining characters, delicious treats and pumpkin decorating! Visit HawthorneHotel.com.
Friday, October 31 - Halloween Night
These parties will sell out quickly so book soon!
Join Salem's Witches at the Lyceum Restaurant for A Feast to the Spirits! An evening of food, honoring the spirits of those who have been part of our lives and delectable food and entertainment. Call Crow Haven Corner at 978-745-8763.
Interested in the largest Halloween party in town? Go the the Hawthorne Hotel's CarnEvil Creep Show Ball! Dance to the sounds of "Hush", DJ's, limited edition t-shirts, photos, and over $1500 in costume prizes! Visit HawthorneHotel.com for more information on purchasing tickets.
Party at Capt's Topsides and Deck overlooking haunting Salem Harbor on beautiful Pickering Wharf! Music, prizes and cash bar! For ticket information go to Capts.com or call 978-741-0555.
Saturday, November 1
Finish Haunted Happenings festivities up at The Official Salem Witches' Ball at the Hawthorne Hotel sponsored by Festival of the Dead. Join Witches from all over the world as they celebrate their New Year. Guest appearances by Fiona Horne of Mad House, musician and singer Wendy Rule direct from Australia and the Dragon RItual Drummers group! Cash prizes and free psychic readings! Rates amongst the top ten Halloween parties on AOL. For more information go to FestivaloftheDead.com.