Musical performances, visual arts, vendor/craft booths, and more!

Newton Community Pride (NCP) is excited to announce that the 8th Annual Linda Plaut Newton Festival of the Arts is back and scheduled for July 21 & 22, 2023! This year, NCP is trying something new. The Festival will be a two-day event held in partnership with the Hyde Community Center at the Hyde Playground in Newton Highlands. Friday night programming is tentatively scheduled to begin at 6:30 pm and for Saturday programming, NCP will be hosting 15+ performances on 2 alternating stages all day at the Hyde Playground from 11:00 am to 8:00 pm. There will be something for everyone to enjoy – musical performances, visual arts, vendor/craft booths, and more!

The Linda Plaut Festival of the Arts has been a showcase of Newton and regional talent for years and NCP is excited to once again bring a summer weekend of music and family-friendly entertainment.
Newton Community Pride is a 501c3 non-profit organization building community for all to enjoy through free arts and culture programming, public art, beautification projects and volunteerism.