A-Town Jazz Festival 2016 - Fifth Annual A-Town Jazz Festival featuring vocalist Louise Grasmere, trumpeter Jason Palmer, along with vocalist Emma Zack, A-Town Brass Band and more! presented by Morningside Music Studio with performances taking place throughout Arlington Friday–Sunday, April 29–May 1, 2016 (Arlington, MA) The A-Town Jazz Festival, which has now become a much anticipated annual event, is expanding […]
Arlington Center for the Arts - The Vision 20/20 Diversity Task Group and Arlington Center for the Arts present: STEREOTYPES: A Conscious Look at Race, Faith, Gender and Sexual Identity Photographs by Kevin J. Briggs On View: March 7 – April 15 Reception: Thursday, March 31, 7 pm This stunning exhibition uses photography to take the viewer on a journey to […]
Arlington Cultural Council - ARLINGTON CULTURAL COUNCIL AWARDS SEVENTEEN 2016 GRANTS, TOTALING $12,200 Karin Blum and Merli V. Guerra, Co-Chairs of Arlington Cultural Council (ACC), have announced the award of seventeen grants totaling $12,200, for cultural programs in Arlington (ranging from $200 to $1,500, with an average grant of $717). Grantees were chosen from twenty-seven competitive applications. “We are […]
Regent Theatre - Dar Williams In Concert with very special guest Catie Curtis A benefit concert for Americans United for Separation of Church and State Friday, February 5th at 7:30pm Regent Theatre (7 Medford Street, Arlington, MA) $38 adv; $43 day of show http://www.regenttheatre.com ~ 781-646-4849 Last Dance Productions is please to present Dar Williams in concert with […]
Old Schwamb Mill - The Fall Open House, November 15, 2014, at the Old Schwamb Mill features continuous guided tours of this historic nineteenth-century wood working site (11-2pm), capped off by a toe-tapping performance by the Foggy Mountain Consort (2-3:30pm.) Later in the afternoon is the colorful closing reception for Binding Threads II: Eight Contemporary Quilters (2:30-4:30), featuring the works of eight contemporary quilters. All events are free and open to the public.
Cyrus E. Dallin Museum - “Cyrus Dallin and the Sculptural Process,” a behind the scenes talk and hands on demo with Nick Batzell of Skylight Studios Tuesday, October 20, 2015, 7:00 pm Location: 611 Mass. Ave. Arlington in the Cutter Gallery, (lower level of the Jefferson Cutter House/Cyrus Dallin Art Museum) $10 donation; parking available behind the museum in the municipal lot Join us […]
Park Ave Congregational Church - Renowned Opera Singer and PACC Artist in Residence to join cast of Music to Cure MS Raising Funds to Support the Accelerated Cure Project for Multiple Sclerosis for 13 Years 9/28/15 – ARLINGTON, MA – Renowned opera singer Joanna Porackova, an Artist in Residence at Arlington’s Park Avenue Congregational Church, will join a wonderful […]
Arlington Public Art - [From Arlington Public Art’s blog] East Arlington Public Art Initiative has begun! East Arlington has been undergoing a face lift this past year. Sidewalks have been widened and improved, pedestrian bump outs have been added, bike lanes, new street “furniture” and plantings have been created. Although a contentious process, the upheaval has given way to […]
St. John’s Coffeehouse - Jon Shain WITH Perry Desmond-Davies & Marc Bridge, 9-26-15, St. John’s Coffeehouse At St. John’s Coffeehouse on Saturday, 9-26-15, Jon Shain, a Haverhill native, continues our exploration of Piedmont (North Carolina) Blues, with a style he has developed and refined over years of living in his adopted hometown of Durham NC and elsewhere in the […]
ACAC Public Art Inventory - Please note: This is a work in progress and will be updated when we can. If you have suggestions of public art that we have missed, please leave them in the comments section and we’ll photograph them and get them added in!