Music and Entertainment - Live Music in the Lakes Region


Entertainment and live music in the Lakes Region of NH

If live music in the Lakes Region is your thing, we have plenty of it!  From live bands putting on a concert in Gilford to a full musical performance in Meredith, from theater in Concord to comedy in Laconia, it all can be found just minutes away. Plan to attend a performance at one of the many entertainment venues throughout New Hampshire’s Lakes Region whether on the shores of Lake Winnipesaukee or a local bar. Musicals, concerts, theater at Meadowbrook, Winni Playhouse and more. Get your tickets today!

Atlas PyroVision Entertainment Group, Inc. - Jaffrey

Largest professional fireworks display company in New England specializing in state of the art computer designed and electronically fired displays for cities, towns, parks and recs, professional and college sporting events, amusement and water parks, weddings, civic, corporate and private celebrations. 

136 Old Sharon Road
Jaffrey, New Hampshire 03452

Broken Spoke Saloon & Museum - Laconia

NOW OPEN YEAR ROUND! We have everything from live music and friendly staff to GREAT FOOD and GREAT DRINKS!  Specials every day. Swing in and check us out. Open for Lunch and Dinner daily. 

1072 Watson Road
Laconia, New Hampshire 03246

Capitol Center for the Arts - Concord

The largest and most eclectic performing arts center in Central New Hampshire.  Music, Theater, Comedy, Dance, Opera, Family and More.  EXPERIENCE IT LIVE!


44 South Main Street
Concord, NH 03301

Flying Monkey Movie House & Performance Center - Plymouth

Join us in our renovated vaudeville-era Main Street theater for performances by Grammy award-winning musicians, comedy shows, local theatrical events and more. Don’t miss our Silent Film series and independent film premieres. Visit for event listings and tickets.

39 South Main Street
Plymouth, NH 03264

Governor’s Inn - Rochester

A 20 room historic hotel with 2 casual restaurants, several event rooms and gorgeous grounds, The Governor’s Inn offers lots of year-round entertainment.  The summer music series offers live acts five nights a week.  Comedy nights are scheduled year-round.  The annual Musical Murder Mystery attracts thousands every year.  All events feature great food & drink for memorable one-stop evenings!



78 Wakefield Street
Rochester, NH 03867

Interlakes Summer Theatre - Meredith

Beautiful air-conditioned 420 seat proscenium theatre located on Lake Winnipesaukee. Interlakes Auditorium  Performances

For over 10 yrs ILST has served as a springboard for many young performers now appearing on Broadway and across the country in National tours.  Come and see if you can spot a future star. 

2019 Season:  Funny Girl  July 3rd – 14; Ragtime July 17 – 28; Mamma Mia July 31 – August 11; Saturday Night Fever August 14- 18.   Interlakes Children’s Theatre:  Annie July 13 & 14; Shrek July 27 & 28; The Wizard of Oz August 10 & 11


1 Laker Lane
Meredith, NH 03253

New Hampshire Music Festival - Plymouth

Since their beginnings as a small chamber orchestra on Melody Island in Lake Winnipesaukee in 1952, the New Hampshire Music Festival has grown to be an important part of the cultural life of the Lakes Region of New Hampshire. Top musicians from America’s best orchestras come to perform a six week season every summer in the Silver Center at Plymouth State University.

Join us July 10-August 11, 2018 in Plymouth & Wolfeboro

42 Main Street
Plymouth, NH 03264
Box office 603-238-9007/ 800-779-3869

Pitman’s Freight Room - Laconia

Unique function hall for all occasions located in the center of the Lakes Region in downtown Laconia, NH. This former freight depot in view of many historical landmarks has been completely renovated with modern amenities and a large dance floor.  Any occasion:  weddings, banquets or musical events will be enhanced by its rustic charm and antique furniture creating a warm comfortable atmosphere.  Pitman’s is also becoming the premiere location for arts and entertainment in the Lakes Region with live music hosted every week with musicians from all around the country.  Seating is general admission and BYOB. 

94 New Salem Street
Laconia, New Hampshire 03246

Smitty’s Cinema - Tilton

Smitty’s Cinema removes the stress of planning two events-dinner and a movie-in one night by combining them into one fun and highly entertaining event! And if you’re a traditionalist, of course we have popcorn, candy, and soda, too! Theaters open one hour before show time, so you can plan your day or night just the way you like.

630 West Main Street
Tilton, NH 03276

The Winnipesaukee Playhouse - Meredith

This award winning theater located on 11 beautiful acres provides entertainment and education all year long including professional productions, summer camp, after-school classes, community, and youth theater.

33 Footlight Circle
Meredith, NH 03253

Vertical Entertainment (Casino Party Productions) - Gilford

Vertical Entertainment and Casino Party Productions have been “bringing the party” to the Lakes Region for 15+ years.  We are a family owned business based out of Gilford, NH.  While we travel throughout the Granite State, we also serve New England at the most affordable rates. Allow us to bring the party to you by hosting your own casino night with professional card dealers, live music, one of the only rock wall and bungee combos in New England, bounce houses, inflatable games, or one-of-a-kind multi-colored 10+ person photo booth for your next event.  With nearly 100 towns visited including birthday parties, community events, family gatherings, corporate events, weddings and more, contact us today for a free quote!   



Winnipesaukee Belle - Wolfeboro

Cruise around Wolfeboro Bay and the surrounding islands aboard the Wolfeboro Inn’s 65-foot replica, turn-of-the-century paddle boat. The Winnipesaukee Belle departs from the Wolfeboro Town Docks for daily scenic cruises, and evening Local Brews and Thirsty Thursday cruises. She can also be privately chartered for weddings and events, and can accommodate up to 100 guests. With two-levels, a stocked bar, restrooms, and indoor and outdoor seating, the Belle is the perfect way to enjoy Lake Winnipesaukee. Please call for more information.

90 North Main Street
Wolfeboro, NH 03894


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