Visit Salem

Salem, the capital city of Oregon, lies in the center of the lush Willamette Valley, surrounded by green pastures, fields of flowers, gardens, vegetables, orchards, and vineyards. Summer farmer’s markets overflow with locally-raised produce and hand-crafted products.

Salem offers a wide array of restaurants, hotels, and tourist attractions. Area attractions include historic sites, museums, and events that appeal to a variety of interests. Enjoy sports tournaments, arts fairs, theater, and music. Several parks are within walking distance from the vibrant shopping district and historic downtown, inviting residents and visitors to enjoy the outdoors year-round.

What’s happening
Feb. 20
Salem Reads: What is the Meaning of Climate Change?7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.Anderson Rooms A&B
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Feb. 23
Salem Reads: Disaster Preparedness2:30 p.m.4:00 p.m.Loucks Auditorium
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Feb. 28
Author Talk and Book Signing with Lily Brooks-Dalton7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.Loucks Auditorium
Salem Public Library
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
Mar. 02
Ask the Experts 20191:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.Salem Public Library Main Branch
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
May 27
Memorial Day Observance

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Salem OR 97301
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