Arts Mt. Washington Valley, New Hampshire

Arts & Culture Adventures

Mt. Washington Valley, New Hampshire boasts a rich and vibrant arts community. We are home to year round community theater, live music, dance, venues for professional entertainment, hands on farming and gardening experiences, art galleries, murder mystery dinner theater, historical and cultural programming, and more.

If your idea of adventure is delving into the finer points of art, theater, music and culture, you've come to the right place. And, to make it even more exciting pair your visit with another adventure in shopping, golf, outdoor sports or more. Enjoy spring in Mt. Washington Valley, NH.

ARTS & CULTURE CALENDAR OF EVENTS

April 2018

Friday Painters - MWV Arts Association 
Back Country Shindig - "Wild Corn" - Black Mountain, Saturday, April 7, 5-10pm
New England Brass- Kennett High School - Friday, April 6, 6:30pm
18th Annual 24 Hours of Music - Mountain Top Music at Merrill Farm Resort - Saturday & Sunday, April, 7 & 8
First Friday Concert, Mountain Top Music, Friday, April 6, 12pm
USVLT's 9th Annual Art Celebrates Place -  Leura Hill Performing Arts Center - Friday, April 6, 5-7:30pm
Theater in the Wood - Cold River Radio Show - Sunday, April 15, 7:00pm
World Art Day -  Settlers Green - Sunday, April 15
John Lackard Band - Blues Sundays at The Red Parka - April 15, 5:30-9pm
UMO Symphonic Band - Leura Hill Performing Arts Center -  Wednesday, April 4, 7:00pm
Storybook Character Breakfast - Theater in the Wood - Saturday's, April 7, 14 & 21, 10am
Hoot Night Every Tuesday - Wildcat Tavern - April 3, 10, 17 & 24
"The Pillowman"  - MD Playhouse -  Friday, Saturday & Sunday's April 19 - 29
Just Passing Through: a Field Guide to Spring Migration, Part 1 - Tin Mountain Conservation Center - Thursday, April 19, 7pm
Jar of Flowers Sip & Paint - Jackson Art Studio - Friday, April 20, 6pm
Ducks & Donuts Spring Birding Trip - Fryeburg Academy parking ot, presented by Tin Mountain - Saturday, April 21, 9am
Beach Party 2018 - Wildcat Inn & Tavern - Saturday, April 21, 5-7pm
Earth Day 2018 AMC - Highland Center at Crawford Notch- Saturday, April 21, 10am-2pm
8th Annual Earth Day Funergy Festival - by 4 Our Kids Recycling Services -  Sunday, April 22, 10am-1pm at The North Conway Community Center
Sunflower Sip & Paint - Jackson Art Studio & Gallery - Thursday, April 26, 6pm
Bradley Backstage: Mr. Gus & Blue Bus - Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center - Friday, April 27, 7:30pm
Cold River Raido Mini Series: Duke Robillard & Jonathan Sarty - Wildcat Inn & Tavern - Saturday, April 28
Met Opera Live in HD: Cendrillon - Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center - Saturday, April 28, 1pm
Entrain - Theater in the Wood - Saturday, April 28, 7pm  
Performances - Stone Mountain Arts Center - April, 5, 6, 12, 13, 14, 20, 26 & 27

May

Paint 2 Cherry Blossom Glasses - Jackson Art Studio & Gallery - Thursday, May 3
Just Passing Through: a Field Guide to Spring Migration, Part 2 - Tin Mountain Conservation Center - Thursday, May 3, 7pm
National Day of Prayer - May 3 at North Conway Community Center Gazebo

Experimental Watercolor Painting with Michael Vermette - Jackson Art Studio & Gallery - May 5 & 6
The Gibson Center presents the 2018 Mayfest - Abenaki Trail Resturant -  Sunday, May 6, 5:30pm
Liz Lannon Band - Blues Sundays at The Red Parka - Sunday, May 6, 5:30-9pm 
Spring Pet Portraits at Four Your Paws Only - Sunday, May 7, 10am-3pm
White Birch Books presents: Author Evening with Sandy Stott - Ragged Mountain Equipment - Wednesday, May 9, 5-7pm
EcoForum: Status of the Local Foods Movement in the MWV - Tin Mountain Conservation Center - Thursday, May 10, 12-1pm
The Fairy Door Tour, The Enchanted Forest - MWV Children's Museum - Friday, May 11 & Saturday, May 12
Arts, Antiques & Treasures Sale, MWVAA at Conway Market Place Rt. 16/#50 - Friday & Saturday, May 12 & 13, 9am-3pm
Mothers Day Special - Conway Scenic RR - Sunday, May 13
5th Annual Scavenger Hunt for Jen's Friends Cancer Foundation - Tuesday, May 15, 5pm, FMI call 603-356-7400
Trivia Night - Sea Bog Brewing Company - Wednesday's, May 2, 9, 23, 30
Performances at Leura Hill Performing Arts Center - May 3, 8, 10, 15, & 27
"The Tin Woman"  - MD Playhouse - Friday, Saturday & Sunday, May 17 - 27
Wildflower Photography Workshop - Tin Mountain Conservation Center - Friday & Saturday, May 18 & 19 
Concerts - Mountain Top Music - Hales Location - Thursday, May 19
6th Annual Spring Bazaar at Conway Village Congregational Church - Saturday, May 20, 9am-3pm. Main St Conway
18th Annual Home Garden Flower Show - Fryeburg Fair Grounds - Sat. May 19, & Sun. May 20, 2018
Dahlias from garden to Vase - Salyards in Conway - Monday, May 21, 11am
Performances at Stone Mountain Arts Center - May 9,12, 13, 14,18, 19, 26, 27 & 28
Adam Ezra Group - Theater in the Wood - Friday, May 25, 7:30
Wildquack Duck Race & Music Festival - Jackson Village Park - Sunday, May 27, 9am-3pm

June

Friday Painters - Mount Washington Valley Arts Assoc. - Every Friday in June
High School Musical, Jr. - Theater in the Wood - Saturday & Sunday, June 2 & 3
Performances at The Stone Mountain Arts Center - June 1, 2, 8, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29 & 30
Murder Mystery Weekend - Bernerhof Inn Bed & Breakfast - Friday & Saturday, June 1 & 2
Maine State Music Theatre: I Love A Piano - Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center - Saturday, June 9, 7:30pm

Murder Mystery Dinner Train - Conway Scenic RR - Saturday June 9 & 16
Sonatas for Spring - Mountain Top Music Center - Saturday, June 2, 7:30pm
Handel and Haydn - Mountain Top Music Center - Saturday, June 9, 7:30pm
EcoForum: Invasive Plants in NH - Tin Mountain Conservation Center - Thursday, June 14, 12-1pm 
White Birch Books: Author Luncheon w/ Meghan MacLean Weir - Sea Dog  Brewing Company - Monday, June 18, 12pm
Blue Sunday with James Montgomery & Bruce Marshall at Red Parka Rest. & Pub - Sunday, June 18, 5:30-9pm
Sunrise Drive - Mt. Washington Auto Road - Sunday, June 24
The Bookmobile & 100 Acre Wood Characters Visit Story Land - Every Thursday June 21 - Aug. 30 

"Sweeney Todd" : The Demon Barber of Fleet Street - M&D Playhouse - Friday, Saturday, & Sunday, June 21 - July 7
6th Annual North Conway Strawberry Festival - First Church of Christ, Congregational - Saturday, June30, 11-4

July

Murder Mystery Weekend - Bernerhof Inn Bed & Breakfast -  Friday & Saturday, July 6 & 7
Arts Jubilee Presents: Roomful of Blues - Cranmore Mountain Resort - Thursday, July 19
"Sweeney Todd" : The Demon Barber of Fleet Street - M&D Playhouse - Friday, Saturday, & Sunday, June 21 - July 7
The Bookmobile & 100 Acre Wood Characters Visit Story Land - Every Thursday June 21 - Aug. 30
Arts Jubilee Presents: Carbon Leaf - Cranmore Mountain Resort - Thursday, July 26
Sunrise Drive - Mt. Washington Auto Road - Sunday, July 29

August

Arts Jubilee Presents: Seacoast Wind Ensemble - Cranmore Mountain Resort - Thursday, August 2
Art in the Park 2018 Fine Art and Fine Crafts Festival
- Schouler Park - Saturday, Aug. 4
Arts Jubilee Presents: Live At The Fillmore - Cranmore Mountain Resort - Thursday, August 9
Arts Jubilee Presents:Steve Kelly & The Cherry Cherry Band - Cranmore Mountain Resort - Thursday, August 16

The Bookmobile & 100 Acre Wood Characters Visit Story Land - Every Thursday June 21 - Aug. 30
Sunrise Drive - Mt. Washington Auto Road - Sunday, August 26