Art is subjective, but we think we can objectively say that Massachusetts has the best art in the entire solar system. After all, it’s home to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, one of the world’s most impressive collections of fine art; Mass MoCA, the country’s most fertile site for large scale new art; and the “small but big” Worcester Art and Fitchburg Art Museums. Plus, there’s a whole Museum of Bad Art, and one that’s free if your name is Isabella. Wake up your soul at the Jacob’s Pillow dance festival, catch yourself clapping inappropriately loud for the world famous Boston Symphony Orchestra or banging your head (in a good way) in the birthplace of hardcore punk. And don’t leave without experiencing some drama (also in a good way) at one of our amazing theaters, from The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center in The Berkshires to Worcester’s majestic Hanover Theatre to Boston’s storied theater district. You can also visit the Massachusetts Cultural Council website for more information on the arts in Massachusetts.

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  • Shakespeare & Company, Lenox

  • Cyclorama, Boston

  • Castle Hill on the Crane Estate +
    344 saves

    Castle Hill on the Crane Estate

    Ipswich

  • Firehouse Center for the Arts +
    7 saves

    Firehouse Center for the Arts

    Newburyport

  • Lexington Symphony +
    1 saves

    Lexington Symphony

    Lexington

  • Lowell Memorial Auditorium +
    1 saves

    Lowell Memorial Auditorium

    Lowell

  • Lowell Summer Music Series +
    0 saves

    Lowell Summer Music Series

    Lowell

  • Methuen Memorial Music Hall, Inc. +
    1 saves

    Methuen Memorial Music Hall, Inc.

    Methuen

  • The Nines festival +
    2 saves

    The Nines festival

    Devens

  • Old Sloop Coffeehouse +
    1 saves

    Old Sloop Coffeehouse

    Rockport

  • Rockport Music +
    31 saves

    Rockport Music

    Rockport

  • Salisbury Beach Partnership +
    60 saves

    Salisbury Beach Partnership

    Salisbury

  • Shalin Liu Performance Center +
    5 saves

    Shalin Liu Performance Center

    Rockport

  • Uncharted Gallery +
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    Uncharted Gallery

    Lowell

  • William Diamond Junior Fife & Drum Corps +
    6 saves

    William Diamond Junior Fife & Drum Corps

    Lexington

  • 3Rivers Arts

    Ayer

    3Rivers Arts is a 501(c)3 regional arts organization focused on bringing more art and cultural opportunities to communities in the... more

    + 0 saves
  • Blue Ocean Event Center

    Salisbury

    Blue Ocean Event Center has revived the shores of Salisbury Beach providing a unique, first-rate oceanfront dining, event and entertainment... more

    + 10 saves
  • The Cannon Theatre

    Littleton

    The mission of The Cannon Theatre is to serve the community through the presentation of family-friendly comedies. We are also... more

    + 0 saves
  • Cape Ann Opera

    Gloucester

    Chamber opera for everyone. more

    + 0 saves
  • The Downtown Gloucester Block Party Series

    Gloucester

    The third Saturday of the month July 20, August 17 & September 21 Gloucester's Main Street becomes an entertainment mall featuring five performance... more

    + 12 saves
  • Dunstable Summer Concerts

    Dunstable

    13th Annual Dunstable Summer Concerts Every Wednesday night 6:30 - 8:30p.m. on the Dunstable town common rte.113 Rain Date, next... more

    + 0 saves
  • gimmeLIVE

    Gloucester

    Headquartered in Gloucester, MA, gimmeLIVE presents critically acclaimed concerts at premier intimate venues featuring top local talent on stage with... more

    + 0 saves