Our gift to you this season?
More than you can eat buffet of arts events for the end of December!
Swing into the Holidays
Take a night out with Keene Jazz Orchestra
December 21 - The Keene Jazz Orchestra invite you to celebrate the holidays with the classic sounds of an authentic big band swing dance. Special guest vocalist Rebecca Holtz will front the band in an evening of traditional Big Band Swing of the 1930’s, 40’s and 50’s including the music of Count Basie, Glenn Miller, and Benny Goodman as well as a variety of fun and swinging holiday hits.
The Women of Marwencol at the Thorne Sagendorph Gallery in Keene
Weekends - The Thorne Sagendorph Art Gallery is open special hours this holiday season to make sure you get a chance to check out this incredible exhibit. It is the art of Mark Hogancamp, the subject of nationally released feature film Welcome to Marwen, starring Steve Carell.
December 20 - Our Small works - BIG IMPACT Show is a show of original art work of 40+ local artists. The frame sizes are under 13 inches so they will great groupings and are affordable. They make wonderful gifts for those special people on your lists.
Sundays - Presenting sixty-five pop-up dealers in quality antiques and collectibles 8:30am-noon on Sundays, located approximately one hour from Boston. It is also along the NH Antiques Trail - a fantastic group of antiques and collectibles shops and cooperatives.
December 22 - Join New England Sweetwater Distillery and the Street and Savory Food Truck for a solstice celebration! Come enjoy amazing food at the Distillery in Downtown Winchester and get your Christmas Gifts and stocking stuffers.
Recycled Percussion is a end of year tradition at the Colonial
December 27 - Legendary New Hampshire drumming group RECYCLED PERCUSSION is back from the Las Vegas Strip with a bigger and better show than ever. With re-imagined music, skits, a brighter and bolder production than ever, special guest entertainers, and more, this year’s show promises to please unlike any other.
Looking for more to do in Keene, Peterborough, Hillsborough, Jaffrey, or any of the surrounding towns? Look no further! For fun activities, arts, performances, community events and more, the Arts Alive! Discover Monadnock Calendar is where you’ll find it!
If you value the arts and would like to support our efforts please donate to Arts Alive! or become a member today. Members belong to the region's arts support organization and sustain an organization that advocates for and enriches the arts community. Arts Alive! receives funding from the Putnam Foundation, C&S Wholesale Grocers, The Hoffman Family Foundation, New Hampshire Charitable Foundation, the New Hampshire State Council on the Arts, its board of directors, several individual and business donors and almost 100 artist and arts organization members.