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On December 4, Celebrate Public Art, the Environment, and Community
November 28, 2022

Join Arts Arlington and representatives of the Town of Arlington and Arlington Public Schools for a festive free afternoon celebrating two public art projects: a youth-led public art installation exploring the impact of climate change and Arlington’s latest Artist-in-Residence project!  Enjoy music by the High School Honors Orchestra and Jazz Band, refreshments, art exhibits, and […]

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Arlington Heights Holiday Stroll & Tree Lighting
November 20, 2022

The Arlington Heights Community Association (AHCA) with support from the Arlington Commission for Arts and Culture and the Arlington Chamber of Commerce is pleased to present this year’s Arlington Heights Holiday Stroll & Tree Lighting on Saturday, December 10, 2 – 5pm. Rain date, Sunday, December 11, 2 – 5pm. Visitors of all ages can […]

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Cantilena Presents ‘Comfort & Joy: A Celebration’

On Sunday, December 11th, Cantilena – a women’s chorale welcomes concert-goers to an afternoon of soothing and uplifting music. Artistic Director Elinor Armsby has chosen compositions that are stylistically diverse, drawn from a variety of traditions. For example, both Margaret Bonds’ newly published “Sleep Song” and Marjan Helms’ recent interpretation of “Sukkat Shelomekha” bring the […]

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Poet Laureate Application Deadline Extended
November 5, 2022

Do you consider yourself a poet? Are you interested in advocating for the written word and poetic literacy in Arlington? The Town of Arlington is searching for its next Poet Laureate! And if you answered those two questions in the positive, you should definitely be applying for this position. The three-year term is perfect for […]

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Members Sought for New Public Mural Art Advisory Team
November 3, 2022

Arts Commission Received Grant to Plan, Pilot New Murals Project The Arlington Commission for Arts and Culture (ArtsArlington) seeks volunteers passionate about public art to serve on an Advisory Committee to provide input on a new grant-funded, long-range mural art plan for the Town. The Commission has received a Transformative Growth Grant to explore a […]

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Deadline Extension for 2023 MCC Grants!
October 16, 2022

Because of platform issues on the Massachusetts Cultural Council’s website, the application deadline for arts and culture grants has been extended until Wednesday, October 19, at 11:59pm. If you were planning to apply for a grant, you’ve got a little more time! Typically, these grants range from $150 to $1500 to fund arts, humanities and […]

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Dallin Museum celebrates Arlington Town Day
September 11, 2022

After a three-year hiatus due to the pandemic, the Dallin Art Museum’s Art on the Green returns to Town Day! Come and enjoy this jubilant event on Sat., Sept. 17, from 10am to 4pm, in Whittemore Park, in front of the museum in Arlington Center (corner of Mass Ave and Mystic St). Art on the […]

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ARLINGTON ARTISTS IN ART RAMBLE 2022: ‘IN THE BALANCE’
September 6, 2022

Come see the work of Arlington artists David Ardito and Laurie Bogdan in this year’s Art Ramble, presented by The Umbrella Arts Center in collaboration with the Concord Division of Natural Resources. Curated by Arlington resident and ACAC Commissioner Stephanie Marlin-Curiel, this year’s theme, “In the Balance,” features installation, soundscape, sculpture and poetry works that […]

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LIVE ARTS ARLINGTON ANNOUNCES ‘TWOFER’ THIS FRIDAY!
August 9, 2022

This Friday, August 12, Broadway Plaza will host not one but two free performances as part of the Live Arts Arlington programming! At 6pm, enjoy a dance performance by Seyyide Sultan, who specializes in teaching and performing belly dance. Seyyide has appeared at numerous fundraisers and cultural events in the Boston area. Following Seyyide’s performance, […]

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GET YOUR MOTOR RUNNING AT GARAGE BAND!
June 14, 2022

Get ready for a day of music and celebration on June 18, with Arlington Porchfest and Garage Band! Arlington’s favorite grassroots community music festival — Arlington Porchfest — starts at noon on Saturday June 18th to a porch near you! Come out to this special day of music, brought to you by Arlington Center for […]

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