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 | 600 Mission St. SE

Registration: $12/Session | $40/4 Sessions

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Breaking Down Shame and Gender Expectations Through Creative Writing
Saturday, June 3 | 1:30-3 pm
The Annex | 600 Mission St. SE
Registration: FREE

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Art Talk | Elizabeth Magee
Tuesday, June 6 | 10 am
Bush Barn Art Center | 600 Mission St. SE

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Bush’s Pasture Park Exploration Day
Saturday, June 17 | 1-5 pm
Bush House Museum | 600 Mission St. SE

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Teen Public Art Sculpture Workshop with Kristin Kuhns
Monday-Friday, June 26-30 | 10 am-4 pm
The Annex | 600 Mission St. SE

Registration: $195 (Deadline June 16)

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Art Fair_THUMB68th Annual Salem Art Fair & Festival
Friday-Saturday, July 21-22 | 10 am-7 pm
Sunday, July 23 | 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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ART IN THE PARK IN THE DARK
Monday, August 21 | 7 am-Noon
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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