The newly designated Rockport Cultural District will host a kick-off party for new and prospective members on Tuesday, April 24, 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM, at Brackett’s Oceanview Restaurant, 25 Main Street in Rockport, Massachusetts.

The host committee invites all organizations and businesses within the borders of the District to learn more about the organization’s plans, including goals for attracting more visitors to the Town of Rockport. Speakers include Merri Jenkins from the Massachusetts Cultural Council. Light refreshments and appetizers will be served, courtesy of Brackett’s Oceanview Restaurant. There is a cash bar.

Membership in the Rockport Cultural District is free of charge. The District is comprised of Bearskin Neck, Main Street, and sections of School, Broadway and Pleasant Streets. A map may be viewed on the Rockport Cultural District’s page on Facebook.

To RSVP and find out more about the District send an email to or call 978.502.1854.