Have a great 4th of July long weekend. There will be no organized First Friday this month, but still plenty of businesses that will be open for the long weekend. Be sure to come downtown and enjoy the great summer weather and retail offerings!
SUMMER IS HERE!
Here is the June listing of the fantastic businesses participating this month!
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SPECIAL OPPORTUNITY FOR PARENTS
Salem YMCA – One Sewall St.
Enjoy Salem First Friday and leave the kids’ at the Y! From 6:00-9:00pm leave your 5-12 year old at the Salem Y and while you enjoy First Friday events your kids will enjoy well supervised gym activities, gymnastics, sports, arts and crafts, swimming, and dancing! Pizza & drinks included. Mention Salem First Friday and save $5.00 off the $15.00 fee. Space is limited and you must call ahead to save a spot www.northshoreymca.org/locations/salem/
Finz Seafood and Grill – 76 Wharf Street
Stop in for $1.00 oysters ($1.00 per oyster) (5-7pm). Enjoy the music of Joe Young (8pm) www.hipfinz.com – 978-744-8485
RJ Coins and Jewelry - 68 Wharf Street
Coin Collecting for Beginners of all Ages! Come in and let one of our friendly coin experts share their enthusiasm for coin collecting and get you started on this fun and affordable hobby. Hourly drawings for a 2013 Red Book and a FREE coin from our treasure chest for kids 12 and under. www.rjcoinsjewelry.com – 978-745-8563
Salem Waterfront Hotel & Marina - 225 Derby Street - Enjoy appetizers at 50% off from 4:30-6:30 pm while being entertained by local performer Erinn Brown
www.SalemWaterfrontHotel.com – 978-740-8788
The Picklepot - 75 Wharf Street,
Cooking demo with Katelyn Madden using Mexican Ribs in celebration of Cinco De Mayo . www.picklepot.com
The Scarlet Letter Press – 102 Wharf Street
Join us for an hour-long “Ghost Hunting 101” investigation that includes EMF detectors, EVP recordings and more! At the conclusion of the investigation the findings will be shared with all as well as a question and answer segment about ghost hunting www.tslpress.com – 978-741-1850
Victoria Station/Vic’s Boathouse – 86 Wharf Street Stop in for $1.00 Shrimp Cocktail ($1.00 per shrimp) (6-8pm). www.victoriastationsalem.com - 978-745-3400
Artemisia Botanicals –3 Hawthorne Blvd
Stop by and enjoy our belated 16th anniversary with Lavender crèmes and Hibiscus lemon aid. We also have a 45% sale on clothing.
www.artemisiabotanicals.com – 978-745-0065
Kensington-Stobart Gallery- At the Hawthorne Hotel
3-5pm: Kids’ Carnival: Katy Bratun will read “Rabbits’ Carnival” and kids will make carousel animals. Reservations required and $10 donation for local animal shelter. 5-7 pm: Sketching Kid’s Book Characters. After a tantalizing talk on drawing characters, Katy & the group will draw characters together. Kids should bring a pencil and are encouraged to bring a friend. Snacks and beverages will be served. www.kensingtonstobartgallery.com – 978-823-0022
DERBY ST/LOWER LAFAYETTE ST. (LOLA)
Howling Wolf Taqueria. – 76 Lafayette Street
Mass Poetry Festival-Poets Meet-up at Howling Wolf, 76 Lafayette Street Salem, MA 3:30-5:00pm
Witch Dr. – 109 Lafayette Street
Glass Blowing Demonstration and Gallery opening with Maggie Armstrong. – 978-594-0658
DERBY SQUARE/FRONT ST.
Front Street Coffee House & Salem Arts Association – Join us for a very special reception for Salem Arts Association Artists Ellen Hardy and James Bostick for the opening of their month long gallery show entitled “Liquid Light: Photograms” @ Front Street Coffeehouse. Music by Bad Actors. 6-8pm. 978-740-6697
Maria’s Sweet Somethings - 26 Front Street
Join us for a sampling of chocolate and other gourmet treats including a chodolate dipping demonstration. Also receive 10% off any purchase between 5-10pm. www.mariassweetsomethings.com – 978-825-9111
Boston Bead Company - 10 Front St
Join us this First Friday for our Sea Glass Ring making workshop. www.bostonbeadcompany.com 978-741-2323
CHURCH/MUSEUM PLACE MALL/ESSEX ST.
3 Potato 4 – Museum Place Mall
Mention First Friday Freebie for free “space sauce” (6-8:00pm)! www.facebook.com/3p4shop 978- 744-0948
A Sacred Place Wellness Center – Museum Place Mall – Join us for massage, training tips and refreshments! www.asacredplacesalem.com 978-744-1600
Glass And Etc. - Museum Place Mall- Take 15% off the price of any item over $10. If paying with cash, take an additional 5% off. (6-8pm) www.facebook.com/glassandetc - 978-745-1900
Milk and Honey Green Grocer – 32 Chruch Street
Stop by for tasty samples and 10% discount on purchases over $10 for mentioning First Friday! www.milkandhoneysalem.com – 978- 744-6639
Pamplemousse – 185 Essex Street
Stop for a special wine tasting event.
www.pmousse.com – 978-745-2900
Village Tavern Grill and Oyster Bar – 168 Essex St Enjoy 50% off appetizing appetizers (5-6pm)
www.villagetavernsalem.com - 978-744-2858
TOWNHOUSE SQUARE (Washington & Essex)
Caffe’ Graziani – 133 Washington Street
Circolo Italiano- Meeting and dinner with Italian speakers discussing all manner of topics
www.caffegraziani.com – 978-741-4282
Flying Saucer Pizza Company - 118 Washington Street – Join us for a night of sci-fi board games! We’ll have our games out for you to play while you try one of our pies. Choose from Star Wars to The Walking Dead board game. www.flyingsaucerpizzacompany.com – 978-594-8189
Gulu-Gulu Café - 247 Essex Street European style café in downtown Salem! Catch LandForm AKA Eric Landers. (8pm) www.gulugulucafe.com – 978-740-8882
Laura Lanes Skin Care – 242 Essex Street
Mirabella make-over night-2-8pm! Free Make-overs with a $25 or more purchase of Mirabella Make-up. (Must call 978-741-877 and schedule an appointment) Gift with purchase, refreshments will be served. www.lauralanes.com – 978-741-8777
Treasures Over Time - 139 Washington Street
Stop by Treasures Over Time and learn about all the birthstones available for Mother’s jewelry. Enter a drawing to win a $25.00 gift certificate towards a piece of Mother’s Day jewelry which we will special order for your Mother. www.treasuresovertime.com – 978-745-2330
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