2019 Puppet Parade

Salem Puppet Parade

Friday, July 19 | Check in at 8:45 | Parade begins at 9:30
Meet at the corner of High and Leffelle St

A community puppet parade that brings together people of all ages and backgrounds to celebrate local ecology, reuse, and the rich culture of the valley through visual and performing arts.

Puppets large and small are invited to join the Children’s Parade, Friday, July 19 at the Salem Art Fair.​

Join the Fun​ 

Upcycled Puppets & Masks Workshop


​Tuesday, July 9 | 4:00-7:00 PM
Bush Barn Art Center & Annex | 600 Mission St SE, Salem

Join Salem Art AssociationMarion County Environmental Services and Salem Puppet Parade to turn trash into whimsical and endearing masks and puppets! This free workshop will help enable participants to participate in the Children’s Parade at the Salem Art Fair & Festival in style! Workshop supplies are provided, but we highly encourage participants to bring recyclables and extra cardboard for your creations.

Sign Up​