Leisure Activities in Marlborough MA

The Marlborough region not only offers great business opportunities and advantages—our close proximity to the historic sites of Boston, Plymouth, Lexington, and Sturbridge, as well as beaches, museums, sports and recreational facilities, and many other area attractions, make the Marlborough area an ideal place to visit, do business, and live!


The Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce is located in the heart of downtown Marlborough at 11 Florence Street. Here's a list of some popular destinations and the approximate distance they are from our offices.



Convenience stores, department stores, jewelry stores, malls, and more.

All sorts of shops in and around Marlborough, MA

Arts & Culture


Arts Alliance
The Arts Alliance, created in 1990, works closely with the communities of Marlborough and Hudson to provide a variety of programs and services that enhance the quality of life, bringing people of all ages together to enjoy affordable, quality cultural and arts education activities.


Programs include:

  • The Community Arts Series, Focus on Kids!
  • Saturday Morning Discovery Series
  • Summer Drama Workshop, including musical theatre performances
  • River's Edge Community Band
  • Pro Musica Youth Chorus
  • Arts in the Park
  • Visual Arts
  • Summer Arts
  • Arts Afterschool
  • Band Lesson Program
  • Artists in the schools
  • and Many Special Events

The Arts Alliance publishes a bimonthly newsletter and arts calendar listing area cultural events, and supports the activities of other cultural organizations as well.

More than 16,000 people benefit from Arts Alliance programs and services each year. Members from 30 area communities, including individuals, families, artists, arts and cultural organizations, and businesses support this growing nonprofit agency. Corporate, foundation and government support are also vital in keeping programs accessible and affordable. Please call the office at 978-562-1646 for program, membership, sponsorship, and volunteer information. Visit the Arts Alliance website.


Marlborough Historical Society
The Marlborough Historical Society serves to preserve, protect, promote, and publicize the unique and rich history of this colonial town, industrial city and post-industrial high-tech and information center for current and future generations.

Their mission is accomplished through an active program of acquisition, preservation, education, publication and exhibitions, as well as collaborative efforts with other interested community agencies such as the Marlborough School Department.

Anyone interested in any aspect of Marlborough's history is most welcome to participate in any of their programs. Contact Info:


Marlborough Historical Society
377 Elm Street
Marlborough Massachusetts 01752

Cultural Organizations

  • Arts Alliance
  • Metrowest Symphony Orchestra
  • Symphony Pro Musica Orchestra
  • Marlborough Community Chorus

Civic Groups
  • Marlborough Rotary
  • American Legion, 88 Maple Street, Marlborough MA
  • Italian American Veterans Post, 111 Neil St , Marlborough MA
  • Marlboro AMvets, Post 1980, 61-71 Mechanic Street, Marlborough MA
  • VFW Post 638, 1 Fitchburg Street, Marlborough MA
  • Kiwanis Club, Shrewsbury, MA


Ice Skating Rinks
New England Sports Center
121 Donald Lynch Blvd
Marlborough, MA 01752
(508) 229-2700

Massage Therapy
Eden Place Center for Massage & Assoc. Therapies
277 Main St @ Victoria Bldg
Marlborough, MA 01752
(508) 439-0164

Elements Therapeutic Massage
197D Boston Post Rd West
Marlborough, MA 01752
(508) 485-3300

Movie Theatres Spas
Elizabeth Grady
197J Boston Post Rd W
Marlborough, MA 01752
(508) 460-7774

Sports and Outdoor Recreation

New England Sports Center

In 1994, New England Sports Management opened one of North America's largest ice skating complexes in Marlborough! The New England Sports Center's five-surface facility attracts world-class competitors and local recreational skaters alike, and hosts two million visitors per year.
New England Sports Center


Assabet River Rail Trail

The Assabet River Rail Trail is for walkers, joggers, bicyclists of all ages. It extends approximately 11 miles.

Assabet River Rail Trail


Fitness Centers
Forever Slender
35 Main Street
Wayland, MA 01778
(508) 733-4370

KoKo Fit Club
234 Washington St
Hudson, MA 01749
(617) 851-0502

Wayside Racquet & Swim Club
80 Broadmeadow Road
Marlborough, MA 01752
(508) 481-1797

Private, Semi-Private, and Public Golf Courses
Martial Arts Studios
New England Martial Arts (dba)KI NEMA LLC
38 Brigham St
Marlborough, MA 01752
(508) 303-3500

Miniature Golf
Trombetta's Farm
655 Farm Rd
Marlborough, MA 01752