Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Whether you prefer galleries and visual arts, performing arts or traditional arts, or if you are an artist looking for inspiration, you will find a rich experience here.

Click for a list of artists in Hancock (the western section of our region) and Washington (the eastern section of our region) counties or search below for what interests you most.

Performing Arts

Festivals, concerts, adult summer camps to learn music or conducting are here to enjoy.

From classical events, to rock 'n roll, to coffee houses, country and western, bluegrass, to local theater to summerstock theater, we have the whole spectrum to choose from year round.

And if you have the chance, be sure to take in local concerts by town bands or plays put on during local festivals. They are good fun and a unique downeast experience.

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