Event Calendar

July 4, 2016 • Bakers Island Light Station, Departs from Salem Ferry Dock, 10 Blaney Street, Salem, MA, 01970

Join Essex Heritage aboard landing craft, Naumkeag, for an exclusive July 4th excursion at the historic Bakers Island Light Station!  After a half hour boat ride, 18 lucky passengers will disembark on a stone beach for panoramic views of several cities’ fireworks over S

August 1, 2016 to August 5, 2016 • Various Sites in Essex County

A FREE Workshop for K-12 Teachers of all disciplines –Apply Now!

PEC workshop
August 5, 2016 to August 7, 2016 • Salem Maritime National Historic Site, 193 Derby Street, Salem, MA, 01970

Celebrate Four Centuries of Salem's Maritime Heritage!

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August 16, 2016 • A Secret Spot, Salem, MA, 01970

In celebration of the Essex National Heritage Area's 20th anniversary year, we invite our members to experience the places in Essex County that make this area like nowhere else.

Surprise! Pop-Up Party
September 16, 2016 to September 18, 2016; September 23, 2016 to September 25, 2016 • Throughout Essex County

Explore Essex County during two weekends of 150+ FREE events!

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September 16, 2016 to September 18, 2016; September 23, 2016 to September 25, 2016 • Throughout Essex County

Explore Essex County during two weekends of 150+ FREE events!

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October 7, 2016 • Peabody Essex Museum, 161 Essex Street, Salem, MA, 01970

Join us for a daylong symposium featuring international, national, and regional leaders who will share the conceptual framework and the implementation strategies currently being employed to conserve large lived-in landscapes such as the Essex National Heritage Area (Essex County).

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October 20, 2016 • Lynn Museum / Lynn Arts, 590 Washington Street, Lynn, MA, 01901

Join us for a morning of engagement in the heart of Lynn’s Arts & Cultural District!