Insite Guides Conroe Visitors Guide - Page 9

9 ARTS, MUSIC & CULTURE Take Me To The Theatre A theatre ticket can get you even closer to your favorite musician or a chance to see the words of your favorite playwright come to life. The Crighton Theatre, the “Crown Jewel of Montgomery County” has been a delight for music lovers, theatergoers and historians for over 80 years. Every seat is a perfect seat in Conroe’s intimate Owen Theatre, home to The Players Theatre Company. Renovations to the once 1946 car dealership, now accommodate sold-out theatrical performances. Music In The Air Conroe is the destination for great live music. Recognized by the Governor’s Office as Texas Music Friendly, Conroe is home to nightly live music for everyone’s taste. The historic downtown offers unique venues like Pacific Yard House, Red Brick Tavern and The Corner Pub that provide crowd-pleasing local, regional and national favorites year-round. Montgomery County is proud to be home to the annual Young Texas Artists Music Competition where ambitious young musicians have proven their dedication and determination to excel in their highly sought after fields. Free concerts happen at Heritage Place! Invite your friends and family to the First Thursday Concert each month from April through September for an evening of music. Bring your chairs or your favorite blanket for a lawn seat at this family-friendly activity. Every October, Downtown Conroe comes alive at the Conroe Cajun Catfish Festival. Featuring Texas country and zydeco music, this family friendly event is a crowd pleaser.