About Us

Newtonartscalendar.org is produced by Newton Community Pride and the City’s Cultural Development office. The calendar features arts and culture events across Newton. Events are submitted and reviewed prior to appearing on the calendar.

For more than 30 years, Newton Community Pride, a 501 (c) (3) non-profit, has supported and helped fund many arts, cultural and community events for the City of Newton. These events are funded primarily through sponsorships and donations. Events include Newton Festival of the Arts, July 4thfireworks, KidsFEST, NewtonSERVES, Spelling Bee, Heartbreak Hill Road Race, summer concerts on the Newton Center green and several villages.

Howard Sholkin, President

Barbara Darnell, Vice President

Tom Boyd, Treasurer

Paula Gannon, Director Newton Cultural Development