The Marblehead Cultural Council is one of 351 local organizations that are funded directly from the Massachusetts Cultural Council. We use our allocation to support community cultural activities in the in the arts, humanities, and interpretive sciences. Board members, appointed by the Board of Selectmen,  review applications in October and award grants. We also accept and review applications from schools and youth groups for a ticket subsidy program. Additional information may be found on the  Town of Marblehead website.

For information on grant criteria and applications go to our website at