Event details

The Bite & Brew of Salem, the city’s premiere summer party, set among Salem’s downtown Riverfront Park, is a five-day festival for fans of ALL AGES, featuring live music, carnival rides and games for the kids, a variety of food vendors and huge selection of beer, cider and local wine.  This year, the Bite & Brew of Salem will also feature the city’s largest 4th of July fireworks show with FREE entry for the entire family!

Take advantage of the warm weather and bring your family, blankets and lawn chairs for a relaxing day in the park and enjoy listening to unforgettable musical performances by some of the northwest's best talent. Invite your friends down for Salem’s greatest annual reunion!


Riverfront Park

200 Water St NE, Salem, OR 97301


Wednesday - 4th of July:  Open All Day

Thursday: 4pm to 11pm

Friday: 4pm to 11pm

Saturday: 11am to 11pm

Sunday: 11am to 6pm


DISCOUNTED TICKETS will be AVAILABLE Online.  check back for details


Ticket Pricing at the door:

wednesday - 4th of july



General Admission: $5.00

Friday and Saturday: 

General Admission: $9.00

Family Rate Max: $20.00

Seniors (65 and over): $5.00

Military ID Discount: $5.00

Ages 6-17:  $5.00

Children (5 and under): Free


Courtesy of our friends at Country Financial, admission is free all day!


Hampton Inn & Suites   

510 Hawthorne Ave SE, Salem, Oregon 97301 | (503) 362-1300 | Website



The City of Salem has four parkades where parking is free.
For locations visit: City of Salem Parkade Options


All the great things you need to know!

  • Yes - dogs are welcome on a leash!  Please be considerate of others and clean up after your furry friend.
  • Bring your lawn chairs and blankets to relax all day and listen to great tunes.
  • Please support our local vendors by leaving your outside food and beverages at home.
  • Smoking is not permitted in City of Salem parks.