Olin Concert Series

Olin Concert SeriesThe Olin Concert Series engages the community with vibrant and eclectic programming that promotes artistic excellence, explores the widest spectrum of world cultures, and enhances the College’s academic programs. Tickets are required and prices range from $15 to $30.


Music Department

The Bates College Department of Music presents dozens of concerts each semester featuring students, faculty, and guest artists. General admission is free, althought tickets are required.


Concerts on the Quad

Concerts on the Quad uphold Bates’ long and popular tradition of presenting outdoor music for the whole family. Performances take place on three nights over the course of the summer on Bates’ Historic Quad. Admission to the series is free, and audience members are encouraged to bring picnics and chairs or blankets.