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October 2, 2008

Haunted Happenings 2008 calendar


Salem Arts Association Exhibit - 32 Derby Square ¬·

Saturday, Oct. 11

Witch City Car Show - 10am-3pm. Central Wharf near the National Park Service Site. Free to public. Chrysler Cars will be on display. Come check out what accessorizing truly means! See tailgate displays, best neon displays, best flames, best graphics & best interior. Don't miss this fun event.

Children's Day on Salem Common - 11am-5pm. Costume contest, rides, games, food, entertainment for the whole family. Sponsors: The Gathering and Dominos Pizza. Info at 978.744.8444 or

Salem Chamber of Commerce Haunted Biz Baz - 10am-8pm. Over 100 vendors. Shop for uniquely Salem items, be entertained by street performers, and listen to some great music. 978.744.0004 ¬·

Wharf Knots - Pickering Wharf. An extended tented event offering this, that and "Wharf Knots". Delight in the entertainment & treasures that only Salem has to offer. 978.740.2877

Curious Creatures - 1:30pm and 3:00pm Live tortoises, snakes, parrots and lizards visit Salem Maritime National Historic Site in a one hour family program by Curious Creatures. Discover how these exotic animals are connected to Salem's 19th century maritime trade. Program is limited to 75 people. Held at the St. Joseph's Hall on Derby Street. Free Admission. 978.740.1663.

Salem Arts Association Exhibit - 32 Derby Square ¬·

Legacy of the Hanging Judge - 7:30 - 9:30pm. The House of the Seven Gables. See Featured Events for description.

Spirits of the Gables - 7:30 - 9:30pm. The House of the Seven Gables. See Featured Events for description.

Chilling Tales: Eerie Legends of the Supernatural at Sea - 5:00pm - 9:00pm Tall Ship Friendship. - See Ongoing Events for description.

The Retro Zombie Ball - 8pm-12:30am at Finz. Party as a zombie when the dead arise at Salem's earliest Halloween party! Dance to 80's, 70's, & Zombie songs! 800.595.4TIX ¬· 21+

Sunday, Oct. 12

Salem Chamber of Commerce Haunted Biz Baz

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