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 be a part of Salem’s vibrant and growing arts scene!


ALL EVENTS ARE FREE UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED


Veterans’ Workshops 

Join SAA for several free workshops for veterans and their families through May and June. All events will be held in the Annex at the Bush Barn Art Center. Space is limited. Call or email for reservations or more information: matthew_boulay@hotmail.com | 503-991-9519

See the workshops here. 


SAA High School Art Mentorship
Program Exhibition Reception

Tuesday, May 7 | 6:00 – 8:00 PM
IKE Box | 299 Cottage St. NE Salem

After completing a full academic year of art activities and studies, the Salem Art Association High School Art Mentorship Program students showcase their art to the public. Stop by the IKE Box coffee shop to see the creativity of these talented students on display. Completed projects will include animation, ceramics, drawing, glass and paintings.

 


First Tuesday Art Talk
with Sarah Zecchini

Tuesday, May 7 | 10:00 AM
(Gallery Guides meeting to follow)

Join SAA and the SAA Gallery Guides for an art talk with artist and guest curator Sarah Zecchini. To learn more about Zecchini and the “Help Me” exhibition, visit her website. 

 


70TH ANNUAL SALEM ART FAIR & FESTIVAL

Friday-Saturday, July 19-20 | 10:00 AM-7:00 PM
Sunday, July 21 | 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
$5 Day
$10 Three Day
FREE 16 & Younger
FREE All Ages 3:00-5:00 PM Sunday
Bush’s Pasture Park
600 Mission St. SE

Click here to learn more.