Events

The Salem Art Association hosts many fun events throughout the year which encourage community engagement with the arts. A list of upcoming events can be found below. Come and be a part of Salem’s vibrant and growing arts scene!

All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. 


LIFE DRAWING
Tuesdays | 6-9 pm
The Annex at the Bush Barn Art Center | 600 Mission St. SE
Registration: $12/Session | $40/4 Sessions

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WHAT’S YOUR STORY: REAL OR IMAGINED: TELLING STORIES THROUGH OLD PHOTOS
Saturday, October 28 | 9:30 am-4:30 pm
Instructor: Dayna Collins
Age: 14+
Registration: $75 (Due October 20)
Materials fee: $25
The Annex at the Bush Barn Art Center | 600 Mission St. SE

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PANEL DISCUSSION
Friday, October 27 | 5-7 pm
The Annex at the Bush Barn Art Center | 600 Mission St. SE

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ART TALK | JAMES SOUTHWORTH
Tuesday, November 7 | 10 am
Bush Barn Art Center | 600 Mission St. SE

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HOLIDAY GALA: LA DOLCE VITA
Friday, November 10 | 6-9 pm
Advance: $15 Members | $20 Non-Members
Door: $25
Bush Barn Art Center | 600 Mission St. SE

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19TH ANNUAL CLAY BALL AUCTION & DINNER
Saturday, February 24, 2018 | 5:30-10 pm
Salem Convention Center | 200 Commercial St. SE
Ticket Information in December, 2017

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Art Fair_THUMB69TH ANNUAL SALEM ART FAIR & FESTIVAL
Friday-Saturday, July 20-21 | 10 am-7 pm
Sunday, July 22 | 10 am-5 pm
Bush’s Pasture Park | 600 Mission St. SE
$5 Day
$10 Three Day Pass
FREE for children 12 & younger
FREE for everyone on Sunday, July 23 from 3-5 pm

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