Northampton Jazz Festival

Downtown Northampton Northampton, MA

Enjoy the Northampton Jazz Festival all weekend long with jazz performances by local and visiting artists at over a dozen different venues around downtown Northampton. We have lined up the best local, regional, and national jazz musicians for this annual weekend filled with free jazz in downtown Northampton. Our musicians are eager to play, and […]

Northampton, Chalk Art Festival

Downtown Northampton Northampton, MA

Join us for the 11th Annual Northampton Chalk Art Festival!! Friday, September 10th from 9am to 4pm. Drawing takes place from 10 am until 4 pm on Friday. The public is encouraged to watch chalk art pieces develop and to view completed work in the evening while enjoying Northampton’s monthly gallery walk 5-8 pm. Cash prizes will be […]

Northampton, Downtown Getdown

Downtown Northampton Northampton, MA

In the mood for live music, dancing, and art this weekend? Then check out The Downtown Getdown. Get creative and feel the vibe while supporting our local community! Playing a hot mix of R&B, soul, funk, disco, and pop! Saturday, Sept. 4th from 6 to 9PM at the Northampton Center for the Arts, 33 Hawley […]

Northampton, Free Jazz Concert

Downtown Northampton Northampton, MA

Join us at the Dowd Performance Stage on Strong Avenue. Sunday August 15, 3:00pm-6:00pm Dan Thomas Funk / Jazz

Northampton, Sidewalk Sales

Downtown Northampton Northampton, MA

Summer sidewalk sales are back in Northampton! You'll find over 47 stores, restaurants and non-profit organizations out on the sidewalk, offering unique finds, special sales and so much more! Grab a bite, and shop local all weekend long

Northampton, Independence Day

Downtown Northampton Northampton, MA

A Public Reading of Frederick Douglass's Fourth of July Address, What to the Slave is the Fourth of July? The event will take place on Saturday, July 3, 2021 at 11 am outdoors on the grounds of Historic Northampton. Copies of Douglass’ speech will be distributed to all in attendance. The public can take turns […]

Northampton Ice Art Festival

Downtown Northampton Northampton, MA

Join us for the 10th annual Northampton Ice Art Festival in downtown Northampton! A family-friendly winter tradition, the Northampton Ice Art Festival brings featured ice artists to the streets of downtown Northampton, allowing the public to watch them as they create temporal works of art. Completed works of art will be on illuminated display during […]