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 4th fireworks, KidsFEST, NewtonSERVES, Summer Concerts and other events in local vilaages.

Gloria Gavris, President

Dinny Starr, Vice President

John Zaya, Treasurer

Meryl Kessler, Clerk

The office of Cultural Development administers and supports creative and cultural programming in Newton, MA. Alongside community collaborators, the municipal agency operates as a presence for equal access to arts and culture throughout the City of Newton.

Paula Gannon, Director

Danielle Moriarty, Associate Director