Santa Teresa Gallura is constantly animated by performances and music. Some events have become yearly occurrences. This is the case of "Musica sulle Bocche", an international jazz festival supervised by the musician Enzo Favata.
Culture and art in all its forms are important aspects of town life.
Santa Teresa Gallura's unique exhibit and contest on Sardinian art and ceramics has reached it seventh edition. Evenings dedicated to meeting noteworthy writers, both Sardinian and Italian generally, are common.