Jeannine from Magnolia Blooms to create a gourd-eous Pumpkin Succulent arrangement!
Broom Making with the Witchery
Get witchCRAFTY with the Witchery! Watch a sneak peek of their broom making workshop and book an appointment to make your own!
Savor Design – Gnome Making Demonstration
SaVor Designs shows you how to decorate for the season by creating Halloween themed Gnomes!
Unmasked – A conversation with Salem Street Performers
Your favorite street performers are ready to UNMASK! Join some of Salem’s Costumed Performers for a live chat! These spooky creatives will be talking about all things Halloween! Grab some cider and enjoy a little fun and fright! @salems_sophisticated_psycho @acosplayautumn @brandontheshapeshifter @uncleboogieman @salemsblackhatsociety @addams.family.of.salem @salem_satan @katheryn51810 @cold_slither @sanderson.sisters @maggs7777 @hauntdhappnings @hhmagazine
These Stories Will Get You in the Mood for Halloween
Editor’s Note – We’ve linked Amazon listings for ease of finding and image linking (and it does help self-published authors if you review their books on that platform), but we HIGHLY recommend you supporting your local indie bookstore. Here is a list of Massachusetts Independent Bookstores for easy access. Many of them have online ordering and curbside pickup. There’s nothing better in the … Read More
Spoop Your Ears: 5 Scary Good Podcasts You Need to Listen to This October
There’s nothing more delicious than a good ghost story on a dark, candlelit night. Listening to a spooky podcast or humming along to a wistful October melody can set the right mood for cozy sweaters, sleepy cats, and the occasional haunting. Well-crafted horror and gothic podcasts will leave you wondering if that bump in the night is a up-to-no-good-poltergeist rooting … Read More
#Pumpkinspiration: Up Your Pumpkin Carving Game this Halloween
It’s Octoberween! Which means it’s time to pick out the best pumpkin and stab it repeatedly and then light it on fire. Or, you know, you could carve a jack o’lantern into a pumpkin, squash, turnip, apple, watermelon, or whatever else you have lying around. And although carving two eyes and a mouth is a great idea that anyone can … Read More
What Street Performers Love about Busking in Salem
“We all have 2 things in common that binds us: our love for Salem and Halloween. We all come from different walks of life…
Halloween in Salem Virtual House Tours
Salem, MA—Historic Salem, Inc. is excited to announce “Halloween in Salem”—the first of its kind “festive virtual house tours” and “Home for the Holidays”—the reimagined virtual Christmas in Salem for 2020 Beginning on Friday, October 9, HSI will release “Halloween in Salem’s Virtual Festive House Tour” on halloweeninsalem.org. Tickets will be $13.13. The tours will feature a collection of 11 … Read More
How to Trick or Treat Safely during COVID-19
Halloween looks a bit different this year with social distancing and COVID-19 restrictions, but that doesn’t mean it’s cancelled completely, which is good news for kids (and parents!) You can still carve and decorate pumpkins, make handmade decorations for your house, participate in a virtual Halloween costume contest, or get smart about Trick or Treating. To make the last part easier, we’ve figured … Read More