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20+ Things To Do ​While Social Distancing

Last updated March 1, 2021

20+ Things To Do While Practicing Social Distancing

20+ Things To Do While Social Distancing - Music, Art and Culture

Being cooped up, it can be easy to just do the familiar (school, gaming, chatting), but it’s important to continue learning and exploring - especially for your creative side. Here are ways to incorporate art, culture, and music during this time of social distancing.

Things To Do While Social Distancing


View or watch performance art, and read/listen to a book. Art things to do while social distancing.

  • Visit the Louvre or walk through The Met in New York without the crowds. Check out Google Arts & Culture for more museums.
  • Listen to audiobooks for free with Audible Stories.
  • YouTube - Check out some painters, graffiti artists, graphic designers and more. 
  • Visit the website of your local library system to view their catalog of ebooks and audiobooks. Check out Open Library to access free ebooks.


Go on a virtual world trip, and practice the local language


Get up and dance

  • Follow DJ D-nice, @dnice, for streams of his famous Instagram live dj sets.
  • Tune into The Social Distancing Festival. Their extensive calendar is updated with music events from around the world.
  • Explore these lists by Billboard, or songkick for a schedule of virtual concerts.
  • Visit the website of your favorite artist to see if they’re hosting an online concert.

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