September 30, 2023 • 12 - 6
Salem Arts Association is proud to present Artoberfest.
Artoberfest 2023: FREE Music and Art Festival
Salem Arts Association is proud to present Artoberfest 2023.
Join us for a FREE, day-long event featuring live music, art, creative activities, food, and beer. This outdoor event will be held on the Salem Maritime Historic Site lawn next to Salem Arts Association. Bring a blanket, get comfy and enjoy a day of live entertainment and art on Derby Street in Salem.
Located on the Salem Maritime National Historic Site
Next to Salem Arts Association
Saturday September 30. 2023
Los Sugar Kings (12:00-1:00)
Jim and Tonic (1:30-2:30)
The Derby Girls (3:00-4:00)
Lois Lane and the Daily Planets (4:30-6:00)
Gatto Belly Dance Troupe (1:00 - 1:30)
Tree of Care and Wonder
Live Painting by local artists
Food and Drink
The Stand, Shaken not Stirred Fress Squeezed Lemonade
Salem Arts Association members and community of artists explore Salem’s history with autumn, Halloween, witchcraft, and the spirit of the season. The resulting exhibit represents diverse interpretations of the theme and how, by bringing them together, we create a collective understanding of it.
Opening Reception: Friday September 15 from 6-8 PM
On display September 16 through Saturday November 22, 2023
Gallery Hours: Saturdays & Sundays from 12-6 pm
Please support our sponsors and Supporters
Peabody Essex Museum
The Lobster Shanty
Wolf Next Door Coffee
All Souls Lounge
The Wandering Stage
Salem Access Television
Salem Maritime National Historic Site
Creative Collective MA
City of Salem
Massachusetts Cultural Council
This program is supported in part by a grant from the Salem Cultural Council, Peabody Cultural Council, and Swampscott Cultural Council, local agencies which are supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency.
Artoberfest is supported by tourism dollars through Destination Salem
You can help! we're looking for event sponsorships from businesses and individuals.
Would you like to help? We need lots of volunteers to help us set up, assist the bands back stage, and clean up after the festival. Thank you for helping make Artoberfest a great event.