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Salem Art Fair And Festival
Bush's Pasture Park
600 Mission Street SE
The 65th Annual Salem Art Fair & Festival will be held in Salem’s picturesque Bush’s Pasture Park. Produced by the Salem Art Association as an annual fundraiser, the lively art-filled festival is ranked in the top 20 in the nation by the Art Fair Source Book, among more than 1,400 festivals.
Admission to the event is $5 per day and free for children 12 and under. Admission is free for everyone on Sunday, July 20 from 3 to 5 p.m. The festival, which attracts approximately 35,000 visitors each year, includes a 200-booth Artist Marketplace, two entertainment stages, hands-on arts activities for children and adults, demonstrations of traditional arts, a Cultural Corridor and 28 food booths. Related events include an opening celebration, a children’s parade and the Get Your Color On 5K Walk & Run for the Arts.