It's unfair to draw the comparison, but scheduling invites it: Saturday afternoon while the Grand Theatre's block party at High and Court is going on, the Friends of Salem Public Library are also having a party at Peace Plaza.
It has been argued several times here that Peace Plaza is a failed public space.
The dueling parties give you a direct opportunity to compare yourself how the two spaces function as public space.
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