Arts and Theater
Watch nationally acclaimed musicians, take in public art, and visit galleries as you discover Frederick County’s vibrant arts scene. Downtown Frederick’s Arts & Entertainment District is home to home to an impressive number of galleries, theaters, outdoor venues. Annual events provide family-friendly entertainment year-round. The Community Bridge Mural, by local artist William Cochran, is a large-scale public art project done in the stunning trompe l'oeil technique. The Weinberg Center for the Arts and the Maryland Ensemble Theatre invite theater-goers to take in world-class performances by artists from all over the world. Outside of Downtown Frederick, public art projects depicting heritage and history, can be found on the main streets of Brunswick and Thurmont. See a show, take a class, or purchase a piece you’ll treasure forever.