Upcoming Events

Help Wanted - Job Fair Read more

Help Wanted - Job Fair

10/23/2019 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Please join us for job opportunities, resume workshops and interview tips. This is the prime time for job seekers! 11a.m. - 2p.m. & 4p.m. - 6 p.m. at the Salem Civic Center.

Presented by the City of Salem Workforce Development Council and Virginia Career Works. For more information, contact Economic Development at (540) 375-3007 or

Pumpkinfest Read more


10/25/2019 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Come take a walk through our Chefs vs. Surgeons Jack O'Lantern patch and vote for your favorite pumpkin. There will also be carnival games, inflatables (tickets needed), pumpkin give-aways, and a costume contest. Dojo Grill, Master Sergeant BBQ, and Kettle Cooker Express will all be there as well to serve dinner and there will be a beer truck on site. All proceeds benefit Special Olympics. Pumpkinfest is sponsored by Q-99.

March of Dimes March for Babies Read more

March of Dimes March for Babies

10/26/2019 9:00 AM

Join us for March of Dimes, March for Babies, at the Salem Civic Center on Saturday, October 26, 2019 for a 3.2 mile walk. There will be food and music throughout the day as well as prizes following the walk for all Champions fundraisers. Join or create a team today!

Main Street Trick or Treating Read more

Main Street Trick or Treating

10/26/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Come join us on West Main Street in your best costume and ready to trick or treat! Businesses between Academy Street and College Avenue that will be participating will have a pumpkin in their store window! Join us as we bring the fall season spirit alive!

Council Meeting Read more

Council Meeting

10/28/2019 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

City Council Meeting Agendas
Salem Civic Center Community Room, 1001 Roanoke Blvd., Salem, Virginia 24153

ATTENTION: The public hearings for the “Simms Farm” items will be part of the agenda for the October meeting at the Salem Civic Center, due to a large amount of interest from the public. The change in venue ensures that there will be plenty of room to accommodate any citizens who may wish to attend the meeting.


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