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Oct 13, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Progress Circle, Salisbury, MD
Event Summary

The Salisbury Independent presents THRIVE, celebrating senior life after 55! We are pleased to partner with MAC, Inc. (Maintaining Active Citizens) The Area Agency on Aging, offering their beautiful facility as the venue for the second year of this event. Join us for a wealth of information and a bit of fun too on Saturday, October 13th 2018. FREE ADMISSION!

Event Details

Thrive was developed in 2017 as a collaborative effort by the Salisbury Independent and MAC, Inc. to connect the community with local businesses and services offering seniors the best ways for them to enjoy a long and comfortable life.  This year we are excited to announce that the Westside Historical Society have come on board to incorporate their Antiques Appraisal Fair to the event! Antiques experts Charlene Upham and Steve Blumenauer will offer verbal fair market appraisals of antiques, artwork, jewelry, collectibles, silver, coins and more!  Plus, antique cars will be on display in front of the MAC building.

In addition to the antique appraisal, we have a day full of presentations from our sponsors:

10:00 a.m. – Thrive and Antiques Appraisal Fair open

10:30 a.m. – Presentation by Bath Fitters

11:00 a.m. – Presentation by Peninsula Home Care – Maryland and Peninsula Home Care of Nanticoke 

11:30 a.m. – Presentation by Community Pharmacy

12:00 p.m. – Presentation by Home Instead Senior Care

12:00 p.m. – Ribbon Cutting of MAC Inc. Patio by Eagle Scout Caleb A. Mason – Location #10

12:30 p.m. – Presentation by Coastal Hospice

1:00 p.m. – Presentation by Peninsula Alternative Health

1:30 p.m. – Presentation by Philips Lifeline

2:00 p.m. – Presentation by Long and Foster, Inc.

3:00 p.m. – Thrive and Antiques Appraisal Fair close – See You Next Year!


Our vendors are sure to cover all your needs offering the information and products to make your life easier including insurance, health and fitness, mobility assistance, senior living, financial services, home improvements and so much more. So, bring your questions and go home with some peace of mind! Our vendors always show up and show off with some wonderful giveaway items and fabulous door prizes that will be awarded throughout the day. 

Event Partners:  

Westside Historical

 Vendor List:

Alzheimer Association 

Apple Discount Drugs

Avery Hall Insurance

Bath Fitters

Bayview Homecare

Care Patrol

Coastal Home Care

Coastal Hospice

Coldwell Banker

Community Pharmacy

Delmarva's Home Care Solution

First Shore Federal

Harrison House

Herl's Bath & Tile Solutions

Holloway Funeral Home

Home Instead Senior Care

InFocus Financial Advisors, Inc.

Long and Foster Inc.

MAC Maintaining Active Citizens

Peninsula Alternative Health

Peninsula Home Care - Maryland

Peninsula Home Care of Nanticoke 

PRMC/Philips Lifeline

Peninsula Regional Medical Center

Riverside Pharmacy

Salisbury Cycle

Salisbury Independent

Tidewater Physical Therapy


Should you get hungry while you are visiting the Thrive event, not to worry, because we have arranged to have some scrumptious food available just outside from some top-rated food trucks. The menus will range from seafood, to barbecue, to burgers and fries, and, of course, dessert. Could you ask for more?

Still Accepting Sponsors & Vendors!

Are you interested in reaching Senior and Caregivers in and around the Salisbury area at this event? Join us by becoming a sponsor or vendor! Contact us today for more information on the opportunities we have available. Please email

Admission is FREE for all attendees!



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Progress Circle
Progress Circle
Salisbury, MD, 21804

Oct 13, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
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