Missing October? Find “October” Experiences in Salem All Year Long

While October only comes around once a year, there is lots to see and do in Salem year-round! See which October activities are still taking…

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Planning a Safe Halloween in Salem, Massachusetts

Discouraging travel to Salem is completely counterintuitive to the goals of Destination Salem. Recommending travel to Salem be postponed is a communication point that has…

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Around Salem

Nothing is better than Salem in October. It is magical. But this year Salem is working with restrictions and guidelines that have been established to…

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Experience Salem, Massachusetts from Afar this October

Fall and Halloween are a major part of what Salem is known for. This year everything is different, but there are still ways to celebrate…

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How to Break from the Crowds During Salem Haunted Happenings

While this October may be different with virtual events and a bit more planning before your visit (and physical distancing during it), many people are…

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October in Salem Beyond Halloweentown

by Ron Martin I have been traveling to Salem annually since 2001. What keeps bringing me back is not only my love of Halloween and…

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FAQs for October 2020 in Salem, Massachusetts

Due to COVID-19, if you are considering a visit to Salem this October and you do not have lodging booked or tickets or reservations purchased…

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10 Things to Do This October in Salem, Massachusetts

This October may look different, but there are plenty of ways to celebrate the Halloween season and take in Salem’s history, dining scene, small shops,…

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10 Tips for Salem Haunted Happenings During COVID-19

This year’s Salem Haunted Happenings may look different but we’re as excited as always to welcome you downtown this October. This Halloween season, be sure…

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21+ Salem Haunted Happenings

Please note, some annual events for 2020 have been cancelled to comply with Massachusetts’ phased reopening guidelines. Learn more here.  Currently Massachusetts bars are closed….

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