Rock band performing at The District Center of the Arts Taunton MA

Upcoming Events at The District

Given our unique venue experience The District Center of the Arts presents a spectrum of musical talent from the 1930’s to the present day. The newly renovated space reflects the tradition of great colonial architecture of the 1820’s and all the amenities and technology of the twenty-first century. We specialize in showcasing not only local talent, but some amazing tribute bands. It is very important to us to share this love of music with our community.

Come and enjoy great original acts like Jonathan Edwards, John Cafferty and the Beaver Brown Band, Cheryl Wheeler and Aztec Twostep along with great covers of traditional rock bands like Blushing Brides, Trinity, Hay Nineteen, Joshua Tree, the Edwards Twins and the New York BeeGees.

The District Comedy Series brings top regional and national comedy acts to Taunton every month. Check the District Comedy Series calendar for a hilarious night of fun. Featured performers include Boston comedy legend Steve Sweeney, Jimmy Dunn from TV series "The McCarthys", Christine Hurley aka "America's Funniest Mom", and Joe Yannetty who frequents Ceasar's Palace in Vegas.

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Please be sure to check out our events below for a full list of upcoming shows. Ticket prices may vary per show but we try to keep our pricing very reasonable so you can enjoy more than just the talent, maybe a signature cocktail or two?! Follow us and stay tuned for special contests, autograph sessions and more.

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  • Rocking For Ralph: A Rock and Roll Remembrance of our Brother Ralph Morris

    Rocking For Ralph: A Rock and Roll Remembrance of our Brother Ralph Morris

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    DATE: July 12 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: Donate What You Can
    Join us at the District for a celebration of our beloved sound engineer and friend Ralph Morris. All proceeds go to help Ralph's family with funeral expenses.
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  • Whammer Jammer - The Real Live J. Geils Experience

    Whammer Jammer - The Real Live J. Geils Experience

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    DATE: July 13 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    WHAMMER JAMMER is a Tribute to Boston's own The J.Geils Band. Comprised of 6 dedicated musicians honoring the greatest party band of all time.
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  • LoVeSeXy ...

    LoVeSeXy ..."Tribute to the music of PRINCE"

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    DATE: July 19 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $20
    Let's go crazy! Let's get nuts with New England's premiere tribute to Prince: LoVeSeXy! Get ready to dance the night away to all of the greatest hits from Prince's extensive catalog!
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  • Brother's Project - Allman Brothers w/guest Whiskey Saints

    Brother's Project - Allman Brothers w/guest Whiskey Saints

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    DATE: July 20 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $20
    Seven musicians who grew up with and studied the music of The Allman brothers, continuing to carry on their music and honoring every note as the road goes on forever...

    Back by popular demand- the Whiskey Saints start the night with a soulful blend of rock, blues, pop and more!
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  • Rod Stewart: Ultimate Tribute with John Anthony plus special guests

    Rod Stewart: Ultimate Tribute with John Anthony plus special guests

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    DATE: July 26 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    Direct from Las Vegas, John Anthony’s Tribute to Rod Stewart is exceptionally dynamic and energetic! John Anthony is one of the mainstays with the world famous Legends in Concert show. He has toured America, Canada, Europe, and Japan.
    John Anthony’s Tribute covers the genius of Rod Stewart from the early “Maggie May” days to hits from his new album “Another Country”.
    Special guests include vocalist Amanda Carr, Russ Peterson's "Lasting Impressions" and a special Blues Brothers celebration with DJ Eddie Dee and Russ.
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  • Blizzard of Ozz w/Looks That Kill - Ozzy/Rhoads and Motley Crue Double Headliner!

    Blizzard of Ozz w/Looks That Kill - Ozzy/Rhoads and Motley Crue Double Headliner!

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    DATE: July 27 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $20
    Heavy Metal Double Headliner!
    Lööks That Kill - The Ultimate Mötley Crüe Tribute Experience start the night reproducing the sound, sights, and spirit of an authentic prime era Crüe show!
    Blizzard of OZZ: the Ozzy and Rhoads Tribute is the most authentic Rhoads-era Ozzy tribute in New England, with the exact outfits, same guitar models and Marshall stacks he rocked through!
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  • Amoricans (Black Crowes) & Desolation Angels (Bad Company) Blues Rock Double Headliner

    Amoricans (Black Crowes) & Desolation Angels (Bad Company) Blues Rock Double Headliner

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    DATE: August 09 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $20
    A DOUBLE DOSE OF BLUES INSPIRED ROCK AND ROLL with 2 of Boston's hottest headlining acts!
    The musicians in Desolation Angels are seasoned veterans of the Boston music scene. They came together in winter of 2021 to try to present the music of Bad Company and Paul Rodgers as authentically as possible.
    Amoricans - The Black Crowes Tribute are a Boston-based 8 piece band delivering America’s most authentic sounding tribute to the music of The Black Crowes!
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  • The BaHa Brothers - Summertime Music, Buffet, Beach Boys and Beyond...

    The BaHa Brothers - Summertime Music, Buffet, Beach Boys and Beyond...

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    DATE: August 16 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $20
    The BaHa Brothers are talented musicians who bring an atmosphere of good music, humor, and fun wherever they go. The BaHa's offer real live music ranging from the sing-along anthems of Jimmy Buffett & The Beach Boys, the romantic ballads of Van Morrison and the Righteous Brothers, Classics from the Killer and the King, original music in the island style, lost 45s you won't hear anywhere else and more!
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  • Earth Wind & Fire + Chicago Total Access - Rhythm & Blues Double Headliner!

    Earth Wind & Fire + Chicago Total Access - Rhythm & Blues Double Headliner!

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    DATE: August 17 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    IT'S A RHYTHM & BLUES DOUBLE HEADLINER!
    Earth Wind & Fire Tribute band return to the District to play all the hits you remember and more!
    Chicago Total Access is a music group made up of 10 talented musicians dedicated to the music of the American rock band “Chicago”!
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  • Eagles Experience - A Tribute to the Eagles

    Eagles Experience - A Tribute to the Eagles

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    DATE: August 24 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    THE EAGLES EXPERIENCE aims to be the most authentic tribute show to the Eagles available today. There are many great bands on the road that market themselves as a “Tribute to the Eagles” or a “Tribute to Eagles music”, but this does not make them an actual “TRIBUTE SHOW”. With a one-to-one lineup that reflects the Eagles during their heyday in the late 1970s, the members of THE EAGLES EXPERIENCE each emulate their respective “Eagle”, playing the correct instrument and singing the songs as sung by their protege.
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  • Completely Unchained - Top Touring Van Halen Show!

    Completely Unchained - Top Touring Van Halen Show!

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    DATE: August 30 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    Who doesn’t love the way Van Halen rocked the world from 1978 to 1984? They had it all, including the best guitarist on the planet. A lead singer with the biggest personality in our Solar System. A bass player who laid down the law on bass while singing pristine harmonies over the top. And a drummer who kicked everyone’s butt. They created some of the best tunes ever heard on the radio and they all smiled those big smiles while doing it. Every show was a huge party and it just felt good.
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  • Draw The Line - Aerosmith Endorsed Tribute w/May Queen - Led Zep

    Draw The Line - Aerosmith Endorsed Tribute w/May Queen - Led Zep

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    DATE: August 31 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    Hailing from Boston, Mass., The city that boasts the World Championship Red Sox, The New England Patriots, the musical groups Boston, members of Journey, J.Geils, and Peter Wolf, Godsmack, and of course Aerosmith. Adding to the subculture of this city is Draw The Line: the ONLY Aerosmith-endorsed Tribute Band.
    Female-fronted Led Zeppelin tribute MAY QUEEN start the night!
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  • Living on a Bad Name - the Original Bon Jovi Experience

    Living on a Bad Name - the Original Bon Jovi Experience

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    DATE: September 06 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $20
    LIVING ON A BAD NAME is a peerless, blow your (big) hair back, Bon Jovi concert performance. A breathtaking impersonation of one of the most successful rock acts in history, this high energy band was hand-picked to perform in place of the real BON JOVI at the 2013 Great NY State Fair, following a national search by their management and talent buyers.
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  • Vyntyge Skynyrd - Celebrating Ronnie Van Zant's Lynyrd Skynyrd

    Vyntyge Skynyrd - Celebrating Ronnie Van Zant's Lynyrd Skynyrd

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    DATE: September 07 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $20
    Vyntyge Skynyrd celebrates Ronnie Van Zant's Lynyrd Skynyrd by replicating their timeless music as it was originally recorded and performed. They capture the fire of Lynyrd Skynyrd, as well as the soul of their fearless leader Ronnie Van Zant.
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  • Foreign Journey - Touring Foreigner & Journey Show

    Foreign Journey - Touring Foreigner & Journey Show

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    DATE: September 14 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    Bringing you back to all eras of Foreigner and Journey's career, encompassing their biggest hits as well as fan favorites with the high energy, nostalgia and authenticity of two of the world's most iconic bands!
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  • Pearly Baker Band - Grateful Dead & Beyond

    Pearly Baker Band - Grateful Dead & Beyond

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    DATE: September 21 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    For close to 40 years, The Pearly Baker Band has been playing Grateful Dead music their way, with some Stones, Beatles, Allman Bros, and JJ Cale thrown in for good measure. Whenever they play a party breaks out! Do not miss it!
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  • Queen Flash - The Ultimate Queen Tribute

    Queen Flash - The Ultimate Queen Tribute

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    DATE: September 28 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $35
    Look-a-like, sound-a-like, Johnny Zatylny has been captivating audiences by carrying on the musical tradition of Freddie Mercury since 2000. His amazing likeness with the original, matches his perfect performance of “Queen” songs both through his voice and his unmistakable stage presence.
    This fabulous 6-piece Queen tribute is an exciting, high energy show that will get people out of their seats. “Queen Flash” is a grand, theatrical representation of the real Queen concerts, complete with vocal quality unmatched by any other tribute out there. It captures the essence of a band that transformed the music industry and set lofty standards for those who followed. “Queen Flash” will set the stage for a flash back to one of the world’s finest group of rock musicians!
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  • John Cafferty & the Beaver Brown Band - RI Hall of Fame Rockers

    John Cafferty & the Beaver Brown Band - RI Hall of Fame Rockers

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    DATE: October 05 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $35
    After a decade-long run on the Northeast music scene during which they became recognized as one of the best and most popular unsigned acts in the country, John Cafferty & the Beaver Brown finally broke through nationally with leader John Cafferty’s score to the motion picture, “Eddie & The Cruisers”. The soundtrack was awarded a triple platinum certification by the RIAA and led to their own recording contract with Columbia Records. Their second album, “Tough All Over”, was a best seller and gained them an international audience. After forty years, John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band is an on-going and in-demand attraction and is unquestionably one of the greatest and most successful acts in Rhode Island music history.
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  • Devoted 2 You - the Everly Brothers Experience

    Devoted 2 You - the Everly Brothers Experience

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    DATE: October 11 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $20
    Devoted 2 You : A Tribute to the Music and Legacy of the Everly Brothers featuring Neal Vitullo & Steve Bigelow of Neal & the Vipers & Joey Scolaro of Crushed Velvet. The musicians in Devoted 2 You are seasoned road warriors with decades of performing and touring under their belts. They have been lifelong fans and "devotees" of The Everly Brothers and pay homage to the group with a show that has to be seen to be believed!
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  • Kingdom of Tyrants - Power Metal feat. Steel Assassin & Meliah Rage Members

    Kingdom of Tyrants - Power Metal feat. Steel Assassin & Meliah Rage Members

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    DATE: October 12 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $20
    Kingdom of Tyrants was formed in 2022 by long time Steel Assassin guitar partners Kevin Curran and Mike Mooney. They called on good friend and session artist Dave Liolios to anchor the bass position. In need of a drummer, longtime friend Tony Nichols of Meliah Rage suggested using Stu Dowie. As Meliah Rage was on hiatus at the time, Stu accepted. Then came the task of finding a singer. Contemplating ideas for a fitting lead vocalist for the project, Liolios reached out to Mike Munro, a retired member of Meliah Rage. Munro immediately and enthusiastically accepted. Once the rumor of the band’s formation spread, they were signed to a record deal with Metal On Metal Record in Italy
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  • Jazz is Led - Led Zeppelin Jazz Funk Fusion

    Jazz is Led - Led Zeppelin Jazz Funk Fusion

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    DATE: October 18 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $20
    Jazz Is Led - The name says it all. The groundbreaking music of Led Zeppelin, reimagined with an entirely new approach; Jazz, Funk, Rock, Instrumental. Founded by Charlotte Drummer/Jazz composer, Curtis Wingfield, Jazz Is Led is mesmerizing audiences with its broad crossover appeal. With a wide range of styles, textures, and dynamics (just as Led Zeppelin had), these new takes on old favorites range from high energy, deep funk, Latin, and swing grooves to the most delicate ballads and dirty slow blues. Led Zeppelin's improvisational approach at their live shows is well documented, and Jazz Is Led honors this by making each show a unique experience for both the band and audience.
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  • Best Friends Girl - Top Touring Cars Experience!

    Best Friends Girl - Top Touring Cars Experience!

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    DATE: October 25 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    Best Friends Girl recreate the timeless hits of The Cars spanning a 35-year career, with over 23 million albums sold and having more than 22 songs on the Billboard top 100. The Cars undoubtedly left their mark in popular culture with notable hits like “Best Friends Girl,” “Shake It Up,” “Magic,” “Lets Go” and of course, “Moving in Stereo” which gained notoriety from its placement in the movie “Fast Times at Ridgemont High.” Best Friends Girl are comprised of lifelong, top-notch, professional musicians whose goal is to keep the music of The Cars alive with every performance!
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  • Dan Fontaine & Memphis Sun Mafia - Viva Las Elvis

    Dan Fontaine & Memphis Sun Mafia - Viva Las Elvis

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    DATE: December 06 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    Dan Fontaine grew up in Massachusetts and was raised listening to the music of Elvis Presley. At 16, he began his music career singing and playing guitar at Hillcrest Church where his father pastors. In 2014, Dan began performing his tribute to Elvis all over New England working at his craft which aims to capture the energy, passion, and vocal prowess of The King. He is a gifted band leader, originally fronting Fellowship of The King and currently performing his newest tribute show, "Viva Las Elvis: From Sun To Vegas" feat. Memphis Sun Mafia Band.
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