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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  • Who Made Who - AC/DC Night

    Who Made Who - AC/DC Night

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    DATE: February 23 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $20
    Get ready for one of the wildest nights of your life with the incredible WHO MADE WHO! Feel the raw power of AC/DC LIVE with the uncontrollable Randy Mingo on lead guitar! Playing the best of Bon Scott and Brian Johnson, it's a show you CAN NOT miss!
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  • Fly Fishing Film Tour 2024 presented by the Bear's Den

    Fly Fishing Film Tour 2024 presented by the Bear's Den

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    DATE: February 24 2024
    TIME: 11AM
    PRICE: $20
    The Bear's Den presents the Fly Fishing Film Tour 2024! There will be an intermission with tons of free gear and prizes given away. One winner will win a new T&T Avantt II rod of choice! After the show bring your ticket stub back to The Bear's Den for the Thomas & Thomas Avantt II launch party to win more prizes, over $1000 worth of gear!!! T&T Head Rod Designer Conner Quigley will be in attendance.
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  • John Cafferty & the Beaver Brown Band Return

    John Cafferty & the Beaver Brown Band Return

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    DATE: February 24 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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  • Street Survivors - Lynyrd Skynyrd Tribute Band

    Street Survivors - Lynyrd Skynyrd Tribute Band

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    DATE: March 01 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $20
    Street Survivors are Rhode Island's most beloved Lynyrd Skynyrd tribute experience! Catch their District debut and see what everybody's talking about!
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  • Crystal Ship - Touring Doors Show

    Crystal Ship - Touring Doors Show

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    DATE: March 02 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    CRYSTAL SHIP is THE ORIGINAL highly acclaimed act that pays tribute to Jim Morrison and THE DOORS. Based out of the tri-state area, the band is famous for the amazing recreation of THE DOORS live. Whether you’ve been a DOORS fan from the beginning, or you are just beginning your journey, CRYSTAL SHIP will leave you with the feeling that you have just witnessed the magic of Jim Morrison live on stage.
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  • Wailon - Tribute to Real Country and the Outlaws of Music

    Wailon - Tribute to Real Country and the Outlaws of Music

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    DATE: March 08 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    WailOn recreates a full 70's era Waylon Jennings and the Waylors stage show and performs the music of Waylon Jennings, Jessi Colter, Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson and the Outlaws of Country - including some of the more modern ones, such as Cody Jinks, Chris Stapleton and more.
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  • Danny Klein's Full House - J. Geils Bass Player's All Star Band!

    Danny Klein's Full House - J. Geils Bass Player's All Star Band!

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    DATE: March 09 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    J Geils Band founding member Danny Klein and his band perform all the great hits you know and love! Composed of a group of inspirational musicians and skillful performers, the artists behind Danny Klein's Full House have earned their reputation as a talented band to look out for.
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  • Moondance - Ultimate Tribute to Van Morrison - Full Moon Party

    Moondance - Ultimate Tribute to Van Morrison - Full Moon Party

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    DATE: March 15 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    Moondance is the ultimate Van Morrison Tribute Concert. This incredible show captures the Van Morrison concert experience like no other. You’ll hear classic tunes - Brown Eyed Girl, Moondance, Domino, It Stoned Me, Tupelo Honey, Wild Night, Into The Mystic, Caravan - just to name a few. The show is packed with one VM classic after the next.
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  • Hey Nineteen - #1 Touring Steely Dan Experience

    Hey Nineteen - #1 Touring Steely Dan Experience

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    DATE: March 16 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $30
    Hey Nineteen has been recognized as the most authentic sounding Steely Dan tribute worldwide. Since 2012 this 11 piece steely machine amazes it’s audience with the ability to accurately reproduce the Steely Dan Sound and include a high energy show!
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  • Taunton Area Chamber's Comedy Night featuring Steve Sweeney!

    Taunton Area Chamber's Comedy Night featuring Steve Sweeney!

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    DATE: March 21 2024
    TIME: 5PM
    PRICE: $35
    Join us on Thursday, March 21st for a night of fun and laughs at the Taunton Area Chamber's Comedy Night! Cocktail hour and Warm-Up Acts from 5:00 - 6:00pm with heavy hors d'oeuvres and a cash bar. The show runs 6:00 - 7:30pm.
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  • Pearly Baker Band - Grateful Dead and More...

    Pearly Baker Band - Grateful Dead and More...

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    DATE: March 22 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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  • The DMB Project - a Dave Matthews Band Tribute

    The DMB Project - a Dave Matthews Band Tribute

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    DATE: March 23 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $20
    Dave Matthews Band fans- do not miss The DMB Project! Get ready for an evening filled with your favorite DMB hits, live and performed with passion and precision.
    Tickets are on sale now! Don't miss out on this chance to celebrate the music of Dave Matthews Band!
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  • Billy & the Jets - Hits of Elton John and Billy Joel

    Billy & the Jets - Hits of Elton John and Billy Joel

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    DATE: March 29 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    Billy and the Jets are going to take you on a trip through the best of the catalogs of Elton John and Billy Joel! Exploring deep cuts as well as the tracks that made them famous, Billy and the Jets bring new energy to the songs you love!
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  • COMEDY w/CHRISTINE HURLEY, JIMMY CASH, MORE!

    COMEDY w/CHRISTINE HURLEY, JIMMY CASH, MORE!

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    DATE: March 30 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    Grab your friends, family, and loved ones & join us at the District Center For The Arts for a night of comedy with some of Boston's best stand-ups! Featuring the viral TikTok sensation Jimmy Cash and headlined by Boston's Queen of Comedy Christine Hurley! You do not want to miss out on this amazing night of laughter!
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  • Scarab - the #1 Journey Experience

    Scarab - the #1 Journey Experience

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    DATE: April 05 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $20
    The nation's biggest touring Journey tribute that re-creates the sights, sounds and songs of THE Supergroup of the 70s and 80s.
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  • Heartless - Tribute to Ann Wilson of Heart - w/guest Sophia Crippin

    Heartless - Tribute to Ann Wilson of Heart - w/guest Sophia Crippin

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    DATE: April 06 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    Heartless: a tribute to Ann Wilson of Heart packs the house with each show with fans who sing along with classic Heart songs, and few well known Led Zeppelin covers commonly covered by Heart throughout their decades of touring. Each show, Heartless carries a special message to their audience, which brings focus to "Music speaks" and "bringing community together". With the unmatched musicianship of the band members, we are true to the live delivery of all Heart and Zeppelin songs, and provide a true concert experience, both by musical performance, costumes, and character delivery.
    Special guest 11-year-old vocal phenom Sophia Crippin opens the night with a set of classic rock and pop.
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  • The Ultimate Elvis Tribute Show with Robert Black

    The Ultimate Elvis Tribute Show with Robert Black

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    DATE: April 07 2024
    TIME: 2PM
    PRICE: $15
    Award-winning tribute artist Robert Black presents The Ultimate Elvis Tribute Show! Don't miss this exciting tribute to the King with District favorite Robert Black!
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  • Running on Jackson - The Premier Jackson Browne Tribute Concert

    Running on Jackson - The Premier Jackson Browne Tribute Concert

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    DATE: April 12 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    Running On Jackson recreates the Jackson Browne concert experience with amazing detail, performing Jackson's most popular songs and more. This incredible performance captures not only the sound of Jackson Browne, but also the look. When Running On Jackson takes the stage, it's as if Jackson and his band are in the house.
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  • The Fools - Boston Rock Legends est. 1976

    The Fools - Boston Rock Legends est. 1976

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    DATE: April 13 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    The Fools are the original Boston rockers that turned fooling into an artform! From touring with Van Halen and the Knack to being one of the first bands regularly featured on MTV the Fools have partied with the best, and they're bringing that party to the District Center for an unbelievable night of rock and roll, tomfoolery, mischief and world class Foolishness!
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  • Sticky Sweet - The Definitive Def Leppard Tribute

    Sticky Sweet - The Definitive Def Leppard Tribute

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    DATE: April 19 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    Sticky Sweet is your ticket to relive the magic of Def Leppard’s hits! Sing along to timeless classics like “Pour Some Sugar on Me,” “Photograph,” “Rock of Ages,” and more!
    Sticky Sweet guarantees an unforgettable journey through Def Leppard’s legendary catalog, offering an experience that captures the essence of Def Leppard’s iconic sound. Get ready to sing, dance, and create lasting memories with Sticky Sweet!
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  • The Beautiful Losers - A Tribute To Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet Band + Fleetwood Heart - the music of Fleetwood Mac, Stevie Nicks, and Heart

    The Beautiful Losers - A Tribute To Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet Band + Fleetwood Heart - the music of Fleetwood Mac, Stevie Nicks, and Heart

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    DATE: April 20 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    The Beautiful Losers is a musical tribute to rock-n-roll hall of famer Bob Seger. The band is comprised of some of New England's top musicians and are dedicated to recreating the experience of a classic Bob Seger performance.
    Fleetwood Heart specializes in the music of Fleetwood Mac, Stevie Nicks, and Heart. The band consists of highly talented musicians who are passionate about bringing the iconic music of these legendary artists to life.
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  • Steve Smith & the Nakeds - Still Naked After All These Years

    Steve Smith & the Nakeds - Still Naked After All These Years

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    DATE: April 26 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $20
    Steve Smith and the Nakeds have been partying all over the world for over 50 years, if you haven't gotten the invite to the party NOW IS YOUR CHANCE! Party with Steve Smith and the Nakeds as they play a set of high energy rock and roll, funk, R&B and more! This is one you do NOT want to miss!
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  • COMEDY with STEVE SWEENEY plus more TBA!

    COMEDY with STEVE SWEENEY plus more TBA!

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    DATE: May 10 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    Grab your friends, family, and loved ones & join us at the District Center For The Arts for a night of comedy with some of Boston's best stand-ups, headlined by Boston Comedy Legend Steve Sweeney! You do not want to miss out on this amazing night of laughter!
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  • Rawkstars, Inc. presents MOJO, HEAVY MELLOW, GORILLA COOKIES

    Rawkstars, Inc. presents MOJO, HEAVY MELLOW, GORILLA COOKIES

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    DATE: May 11 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $20
    For 20+ years, Rawkstars has supported our local music community. We provide 100% FREE instruments, lessons and music education programs for local kids and families. Join us for a special evening of charity, friends and some of the best performers from the local music scene.
    A District favorite, MOJO is a Boston based blues power trio with a classic rock edge. Featuring the incomparable Chuck Giambusso on lead guitar, MOJO is definitely not your grandfather's blues! HEAVY MELLOW plays a mix of hard rock complimented by acoustic 70s classics. GORILLA COOKIES serve up a unique blend of rock, pop and folk featuring brothers Jim & John Cannon as dual lead singers. They're reuniting for one night only in support of the Rawkstars, Inc. mission.
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  • Heartbreaker - Female-fronted Led Zeppelin

    Heartbreaker - Female-fronted Led Zeppelin

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    DATE: May 17 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $20
    Rocking southern New England for 16 years, HEARTBREAKER reproduces the sounds of one of the most successful and recognizable bands in history, Led Zeppelin. HEARTBREAKER is known for their three hour plus sets (no breaks). Our fans (The HEARTBREAKER Family) will attest to the fact that Led Zeppelin’s magic and energy is brought to every show.
    HEARTBREAKER performs songs from the entire catalog of Led Zeppelin albums.
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  • Blushing Brides: Rolling Stones Mania w/guest 60s Thunder

    Blushing Brides: Rolling Stones Mania w/guest 60s Thunder

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    DATE: May 25 2024
    TIME: 8PM
    PRICE: $25
    The Original Tribute to the Rolling Stones is back! From stadiums around the world to major label offices to the scariest backroom blues joints on earth the Blushing Brides have been doing the Stones like no one else since 1979.
    District favorites 60s Thunder start the night with the best of the decade!
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