With a membership of artists of all sorts, educators, and businesses, Bethel Arts is a community-based volunteer group that seeks to promote, build and support all facets of the arts and creative culture in the town of Bethel, CT.
From documentaries to independently produced features, Bethel Cinema is the place to go to appreciate the art that is filmmaking.
Bethel Public Library
The Bethel Public Library serves all ages, from children just learning to read to adults who need a novel or several. Also, visit the Library Art Gallery and Exhibit Space.
CT Film Festival
Bethel Cinema is host to the CT Film Festival featuring prominent Connecticut films and documentaries.
Cultural Alliance of Western CT
The Cultural Alliance of Western Connecticut is a leader in supporting a vibrant arts and culture community in Northern Fairfield and Southern Litchfield Counties. They promote and advocate for arts, history, and culture as a primary driver of the economy and as an enriching influence for communities and people.
Ives Concert Park
Ives Concert Park is a prestigious, world-class performing arts center. This majestic outdoor amphitheater is situated on 40 wooded acres with a pond, breathtaking gardens and public hiking trails, and is located on the Westside campus of Western Connecticut State University in Danbury, Conn.
Spark Arts, LLC
Spark Arts Bethel is a creative playground for ALL ages. Come to Spark Arts Bethel to play, dabble, and roll around with the arts. Their passionate, talented artists share their expertise in small, comfortable classes to offer you a fantastic, creative, learning experience. They welcome children AND adults to come and play.
The Giggling Pig
The Giggling Pig Art and Party Studio offers art lessons for all ages, paint, sip, and giggle parties, and more.
WestConn Visual and Performing Arts Center
At 130,000 square feet, this uniquely designed facility is divided into three distinct wings: Theatre Arts, Music and Visual Arts, all connecting together in the stunning lobby with a ramp bridge that appears to float high above.
Arts & Entertainment Events
Bethel Summer Concert Series
July-August – Every Sunday at 6:00 p.m.
Bring lawn chairs, blankets, food and the family to the CJH Municipal Center lawn for music throughout the summer. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact the First Selectman’s Office at 203-794-8501.
Pizzeria Lauretano hosts weekly jazz concerts and ongoing art shows at the restaurant.