Arts & Culture
Newtown is home to many talented artists, providing the community with vibrant exhibitions, theater, talent and cultural creativity. Local artists may be seen painting the scenery at Rams Pasture, along Main Street, in Sandy Hook Village, along the Pootatuck River, and many other public parks. The scenic historic villages, open pastures, meadows and woodlands provide the perfect backdrop for local and visiting artists in which to work.
Newtown offers multiple cultural groups and events for the community to engage and enjoy:
- Newtown Friends of Music >
- Newtown Cultural Arts Commission >
- Newtown Arts Festival >
- The Town Players of Newtown >
- Flagpole Photographers >
- Society of Creative Arts of Newtown, CT (SCAN) >
- The Newtowner >
- Stray Kats Theatre Company >
The Cultural Alliance of Western CT is a regional organization that connects the arts to enrich our community.