The DrakeThe Drake

44 N Pleasant St
Amherst, MA 01002
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Number represents reach distance in miles from city

Springfield 45 Worcester 45 Pittsfield 50 Hartford 60 Boston 75


The Drake is a one-of-a-kind, world class performing arts venue in the heart of downtown Amherst, MA.

Our impeccably curated lineup brings legendary and emerging musical artists to the stage from across the globe and from our own backyard.

The Drake is more than a music venue - from dance to comedy, spoken word to stage, open mic nights to local story-telling, The Drake is the region’s premier gathering place for the cross-cultural exchange of the arts - a place where the cultural and artistic richness of our communities can be lifted up, expanded, and embraced.

Year established: 2022

Broadcasts livestreams

Hosts Jam Session: Yes

Seating capacity: 240

Alcohol served: Yes

Takes reservations: Yes

Wheelchair accessible: Yes

Accepts credit cards: Yes

Open hours: 5-11


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