The sun is peeking out this afternoon! If your looking for something fun to do that the whole family can enjoy, consider checking out First Wednesday.
Today, May 6th, marks the season kick-off of the eighth season that Downtown Salem has celebrated First Wednesday. First Wednesday, organized by the downtown businesses and Go Downtown Salem! will be held each 1st Wednesday of the month throughout the year.
The theme for today's kick-off event is "Downtown's Blooming".
The festivities begin with a ribbon cutting ceremony led by First Wednesday’s Grand Marshal Gerry Frank and Mayor Janet Taylor. The ribbon cutting will take place at 189Liberty Street NE at Brown’s Towne Lounge grand opening at 5:00 PM. Members of Sprague High School jazz ensemble will provide music.
This is a family friendly event and has something for everyone including dining, shopping and live music.
Stop by the information booth on Liberty and Court St. and learn more about the evenings-planned activities.