Apr 19 @ 7:30 pm – Apr 27 @ 11:00 pm The Castle on Charles
Enjoy a magical evening at The Castle as you participate in a medieval tournament while enjoying a 4-course eat-with-your hands feast. This is your chance to take the throne!   Might you pull the sword from the stone?  It's good to be the King, but his regime is up … who will take his place?  Outstanding cast – bigger that...
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – Apr 28 @ 5:00 pm Strawbery Banke Museum
Strawbery Banke welcomes Spring with the 4th annual Baby Animals: Heritage Breeds at the Banke, showcasing a variety of more than a dozen heirloom breeds of Barnyard Baby Animals (and their moms) that would have been familiar to earlier generations. The event, which takes place from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily under a tent on museum grounds, April 20 through April...
Apr 25 all-day Lamont Gallery
[E]MISSION[S]: CRITICAL is an environmentally-themed exhibition featuring four contemporary artists — Evan Anderma ’83, Lucinda Bliss, Tom Hall, and Jim Sardonis ’69 — reflecting on the state of our natural surroundings in light of climate change. Through an intertwining presentation of diverse mediums, these four artists share different aesthetic perspectives: from a “macro” view of the planet and her resources...
Apr 25 all-day Capitol Center for the Arts
After earning national acclaim as the standout star of NBC’s America’s Got Talent and Penn & Teller: Fool Us, Piff The Magic Dragon continues to win over audiences across the globe with his mythical mixture of wizardry, wit and sarcasm that ignites a one-of-a-kind comedy magic show you have to see to believe!
Apr 26 all-day Lamont Gallery
[E]MISSION[S]: CRITICAL is an environmentally-themed exhibition featuring four contemporary artists — Evan Anderma ’83, Lucinda Bliss, Tom Hall, and Jim Sardonis ’69 — reflecting on the state of our natural surroundings in light of climate change. Through an intertwining presentation of diverse mediums, these four artists share different aesthetic perspectives: from a “macro” view of the planet and her resources...
Apr 26 – Apr 28 all-day Colonial Theatre, Putnam Theatre, Keene Cinema 6
The seventh Monadnock International Film Festival takes place April 26-28 in downtown Keene and Peterborough, NH. MONIFF showcases award-winning independent cinema from around the world, featuring both narrative and documentary films. Q&A’s and panel discussions with guest filmmakers will also be held, as well as lively after parties. Click moniff.org for more info.
Apr 26 – Apr 28 all-day Windham NH High School
Considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy, Frank Loesser’s Guys and Dolls ran for 1,200 performances when it opened on Broadway in 1950. It received nearly unanimous positive reviews from critics and won several awards, including Tony and Drama Desk awards. Frequently revived on Broadway, the show has been done with numerous all-star casts, including productions and concerts...
Apr 26 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm NH Furniture Masters Gallery
The NH Furniture Masters present “Patterns in Wood,” a collection of work by six fine Furniture Masters. Each piece in this exhibition is an interpretation of the meaning of a pattern. Patterns can occur naturally in the figure or grain of a particular piece of wood, or they can be added as a decorative element in a design. Patterns also...
Apr 26 @ 11:00 am – Apr 29 @ 5:00 pm New Hampshire Institute of Art
Edward Weston’s still life photographs of peppers are etched into the history of photography as seminal studies in form, shape and content. Here at the New Hampshire Institute of Art (NHIA), a highlight of the John Teti Rare Photography Book Collection is a silver gelatin of Pepper #35 (1930).  
Apr 26 @ 12:00 pm The Canvas Roadshow
Looking for a project during April vacation? Come paint a super cute sloth with us! Fun for kids and parents! In addition to the painting, you can also order food from T-Bones on our website to be brought over and enjoyed while you paint! You must must place your order by noon the day of the event. We also sell wine...
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm LaBelle Winery
Join the LaBelle Winery team at our inaugural Burning of the Vines celebration! At this event, you’ll be warmed by a massive fire made from a pile of grape vines – called canes, pruned during spring. The fire represents rebirth and rejuvenation of the vineyard.  
Apr 26 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm Schuster's Tavern and Steakhouse
Dan “The Muzik Man” Carter will be playing at Schuster’s Tavern at the Gunstock Inn every Friday and Saturday night from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Dan plays everything from the Beatles to Elton John, Lionel Ritchie to Bruno Mars and Credence Clearwater Revival.  Enjoy listening to Dan Carter as you enjoy the best steak in the Lakes Region. Dinner cost...
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – Apr 28 @ 10:00 pm UNH Hennessy Theatre
From one of musical theatre’s most exciting new composers comes “Ordinary Days,” a refreshingly honest and funny musical about making real connections in the city that never sleeps (but probably should at some point.) It tells the story of four young New Yorkers whose lives intersect as they search for fulfillment, happiness, love and cabs. Through a score of vibrant...
Apr 26 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm The Flying Monkey Movie House & Performance Center
"1964" focuses on the quintessential moment in history, when The Beatles actually played before a live audience. The Beatles toured the world in the early 1960's, but now only a precious few remain who actually saw them live. Today, all that remains are a few scant memories and some captured images in pictures and on poor quality film and video. For...
Apr 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm Mainstage Theatre, Science Building
Inter Plays, an Evening of Movement and Dance will be presented by the New England College Department of Theatre. Directed and choreographed by Kelly Doremus Stuart, it will feature performances by students in the NEC Theatre department. The April 26 and 27 shows will be held from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., and the April 28 show will be held...
Apr 26 @ 7:30 pm 77 Pine Hill Drive, Wilton, NH 03086
High Mowing high school students present their 2019 Spring Musical: The Fantasticks. This is the longest-running musical in the world, telling an allegorical tale, a simple story of a boy and girl in love, with all the joys and adversity that go with it. The result is a timeless fable of love that manages to be nostalgic and universal at...
Apr 27 all-day St. Anselm Sullivan Arena
The 603 Writers Conference is an annual event sponsored by the NH Writers’ Project. It is intended for authors of all experience levels, genres and ages. This year’s program features stellar keynote speaker Gregory Maguire, author of Wicked and many other books. In addition, the conference features over 20 breakout sessions, panels, and an opportunity for participants to meet individually...
Apr 27 all-day Lamont Gallery
[E]MISSION[S]: CRITICAL is an environmentally-themed exhibition featuring four contemporary artists — Evan Anderma ’83, Lucinda Bliss, Tom Hall, and Jim Sardonis ’69 — reflecting on the state of our natural surroundings in light of climate change. Through an intertwining presentation of diverse mediums, these four artists share different aesthetic perspectives: from a “macro” view of the planet and her resources...
Apr 27 all-day University of New Hampshire Lundholm Gym
The University of New Hampshire’s Center on Aging and Community Living is hosting a free multi-generational health fair on the Durham campus Saturday, April 27. The fair will include hands on activities like Thai Chi and Pickle Ball. Assessments will be lead by community resources/vendors and students from different UNH departments, like Recreation Management and Policy, Nursing, Nutrition, etc. There...
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am Hooksett Library
Jeanne Menard, a search and rescue dog specialist, will demonstrate how canines are trained and used for rescue work. After watching a short video called HikeSafe, she will discuss how not to get lost in the woods. Guests will be delighted to meet Blaze, a certified New England K9 Search and Rescue (NEK9SAR) dog, as it deomonstrates how a canine...
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Dover Ice Arena
Fifteen of the best food trucks along with over 80 specialty food vendors will be on hand to celebrate: FOOD!! It’s a family and pet friendly environment to come and sample new foods, new products or stock up on some of your favorites! Live music, raffle prizes and giveaways and its just plain F.U.N. Beat the winter blahs away with...
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm New Hampshire Institute of Art
This event is put together by the Student Leadership Committee and features undergraduate students and their work. All tables sell unique items ranging from ceramics, to prints, to stickers. This is great opportunity for the student as well for the community to meet local artist.
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
A vernal pool habitat is critical for certain species of salamanders and frogs, but they are often overlooked. We’ll visit a couple that we have at Prescott Farm and search for eggs of these mysterious creatures.
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Dover Ice Arena
Sam Woolf is performing at NH’s Ultimate Food Festival at the Dover Ice Arena. Meet and greets after his performance.
Apr 27 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm High Mowing School
High Mowing School, Temple-Wilton Community Farm, and the Flying Gravity Circus present a  collaborative celebration of spring. The May Day festival features traditional maypole and Morris dancing; a theatrical send off to winter; live music; a performance by the Flying Gravity Circus with free, interactive circus arts instruction for kids; a pottery sale; games and activities for kids; baby animals;...
Apr 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Griffin Free Public Library
Join Miss Mary for a special Arbor Day themed Storytime.
Apr 27 @ 1:00 pm – Apr 28 @ 5:00 pm Lakes Region Bed & Breakfast Assocation
Mark your calendars now. It’s the annual Lakes Region B&B Association’s Muffin& Scone Tour! What a great opportunity to see 6 beautiful bed & breakfasts, sample some yummy homemade muffins & scones, and see the beautiful lakes region!
Apr 27 @ 1:00 pm Rockingham County Conservation District
The Rockingham County Conservation District (RCCD) is offering New Hampshire raised rainbow or brook trout for backyard pond stocking in lengths of 6-8 inches and 10-12 inches for its spring fundraiser to support local conservation projects. Orders must be in by Tuesday April 23, 2019. The 6-8-inch trout are available in oxygenated bags of 25 ready for pick up on...
Apr 27 @ 3:00 pm Alumni Recital Hall, Redfern Arts Center, Keene State College
The Keene State College Saxophone and Brass Ensembles present “Screen Time.” The concert will feature music from your favorite movies and television shows, including Star Wars, Magnificent Seven, Mission Impossible, the Muppets, and more! In addition, you’ll hear some of the more traditional music for saxophone quartet, brass quintet, and brass ensemble. Come join us for a fun afternoon of...
Apr 27 @ 5:00 pm Seven Birches Winery's Atrium Tasting Room
Seven Birches Winery will be hosting an adult game night. You’ll get two glasses of wine from our tasting menu, local cheese, meat, and chocolate food options, and unlimited use of the dozens of game options available. Starting with a savory glass of our handcrafted New Hampshire wine, come enjoy your time with friends and family as you explore just...