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Mobile Alert Action
Mobile Alert Action

Mobile Alert Action

Mobile Alert Action

Mobile Alert Action

Citizens will need to re-register to continue to receive alerts from our Instant Info Citizens Alert system for important emergency alerts, notifications and updates on your devices – Free of charge.
Adopt a New Friend
Adopt a New Friend

Adopt a New Friend

Adopt a New Friend

Adopt a New Friend

The City of Salem Animal Shelter has the perfect addition to your home. Check out our Facebook gallery with updated photos of our furry friends!
Pay Bills Online
Pay Bills Online

Pay Bills Online

Pay Bills Online

Pay Bills Online

The City of Salem is now offering the ability to pay online. It's easy, fast and free.
Rotary Dog Park
Rotary Dog Park

Rotary Dog Park

Rotary Dog Park

Rotary Dog Park

The park is located on Indiana Street beside the Salem Animal Shelter. It is open daily from 6am – 10pm and there are both large and small dog sections.
Salem Public Library
Salem Public Library

Salem Public Library

Salem Public Library

Salem Public Library

Founded in 1937, the Salem Public Library is dedicated to providing exceptional services for all ages, backgrounds, and needs.
Call Before You Dig
Call Before You Dig

Call Before You Dig

Call Before You Dig

Call Before You Dig

Virginia 811 is the “one call” Virginia communications center to keep you, your friends and neighbors safe by helping you avoid buried power, gas, communications and water lines.
Downtown Plan
Downtown Plan

Downtown Plan

Downtown Plan

Downtown Plan

By working together we can build on our wonderful Downtown and ensure that it has a bright future as the center of our community.

Upcoming Events

31st Annual Salem Fair Read more

31st Annual Salem Fair

7/3/2018 - 7/15/2018

The Salem Fair is the largest fair in the state and has been recognized as one of the top 100 fairs and expositions in the country.With tons of rides, plenty of good fair food & vendors, and entertainment galore ... there is something for everyone at the Salem Fair!

Admission:  The Salem Fair does not charge the public a gate or admission fee for this event. Parking on the grounds is also free of charge. No pets are allowed.

Fair Hours:
Monday - Friday:  4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday:  12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

For information on rides, specials on ride passes, and entertainment schedule, please visit https://www.salemfair.com/

Valley NeedleArts Read more

Valley NeedleArts

7/18/2018 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Valley NeedleArts meets every Wednesday afternoon from 1pm - 3pm at the Salem Public Library, 28 E. Main Street, Salem, VA 24153. We currently teach English Paper Piecing, Crochet and Knitting. Experienced NeedleArtists, of all skill levels, are invited to attend. Please register by messaging us here or calling the Salem Library at (540) 375-3089.

Salem After 5 - Band of Oz Read more

Salem After 5 - Band of Oz

7/20/2018 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Come listen to live music and dance the night away! Bring a chair and blanket while enjoying food from local vendors at our Food Court, including Kettle Cooker Express, Salem Ice Cream Parlor and Mountain Grille. There are plenty of activities for children as well.

Jazz in July Read more

Jazz in July

7/21/2018 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Bring your chairs, a blanket and a picnic and join us for some of the area's best Jazz music! Snacks will be available to purchase from Kettle Cooker Express.

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