Poplar Hill Mansion Festival is Saturday in Newtown

Poplar Hill Mansion, a historic house museum and Salisbury’s oldest house, will hold its second- annual award-winning festival on Saturday, centering around the early 1800s. The Poplar Hill Mansion Festival: Celebrating Over 200 Years of History will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be a War of 1812 re-enactment with the […]

Salisbury Festival kicks off Friday in city’s Downtown

The Downtown Salisbury Festival begins Friday evening, complete with carnival rides, live music, great food and local vendors – all presented by Toyota and Pohanka of Salisbury Automotive. This weekend’s action will take place along Main Street, Market Street and the Riverwalk, with the Paul Reed Smith Band kicking off Friday night. The event continues […]

Memorial Day ceremony is Monday at Civic Center

On the morning of Memorial Day, the public is invited to honor Wicomico County veterans who have died in the line of duty at the 17th annual Memorial Day Ceremony. The ceremony is set for Monday at 10 a.m. at the Wicomico War Veterans’ Memorial in front of the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center. All […]

‘Wheels’ is the theme for this 3rd Friday Downtown

This week’s 3rd Friday in Downtown Salisbury will be held outdoors with artists and crafters filling the streets, live music on the Plaza, fun themes and special events. This month’s theme is Wheels -– so get ready to see bicycles, roller skates, skate boards and more. 3rd Friday will begin experimenting with a new footprint. […]

Salisbury Festival will return to Downtown June 7-9

The Downtown Salisbury Festival returns this June 7-9, complete with carnival rides, live music, great food and local vendors – all presented by Toyota and Pohanka of Salisbury Automotive. This year the action will take place along Main Street, Market Street and the Riverwalk, with the Paul Reed Smith Band kicking off Friday night. From […]

‘Sound of Music,’ ‘Jersey Boys’ officially canceled

“The Sound of Music” show and “Jersey Boys” concert, both rescheduled after being canceled at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center, have now been canceled without plans to reschedule. According to a news release from the Wicomico County Recreation, Parks & Tourism Department, the cancellations are the result of a letter from NETworks, the management […]

Mardela Spring Festival is this Saturday

On Saturday, the Westside Historical Society will be producing the 32nd Spring Festival celebrating the traditions, heritage and life in this part of  Delmarva. Festivities will begin at 8:30 a.m. with a parade featuring many of these traditions,  and highlighting the prize-winning Mardela High School Marching Band, under the direction of Cory Boltz. The fun […]

Amos Woodcock will be subject of MAC lecture

The May Delmarva History Lecture offered by Westside Historical Society on Monday, May 20, will be delivered by Dr. Stephen Gehnrich at the MAC Center in Salisbury, beginning at 2 p.m. The topic will be a familiar figure to many local residents, Gen. Amos W. W. Woodcock, native of Salisbury. The title of his talk […]

Four more performers added for Folk Festival

Another round of performers has been announced as excitement continues to grow for the 79th National Folk Festival, which is returning to Downtown Salisbury, Sept. 6-8. The 79th National Folk Festival in 2019 marks the second year of the event’s three-year residency in Salisbury. More than 15 performance groups have been named so far, with […]

Hero Challenge is Saturday in Downtown Salisbury

The Salisbury Police Department’s third annual Hero’s’ Challenge to Benefit Special Olympics is set for Saturday, daring 10-person teams to pull a fire truck 50 feet in the least amount of time. Entry fee for each team is $250 and the public is invited to join in the competition. Medals and an overall trophy will […]