Conroe Arts District
Experience Conroe's vibrant arts scene. From live production theatre in two theatres - The Historic Crighton Theatre and The Own Theatre, Conroe Art League, Conroe Symphony Orchestra, the Heritage Museum of Montgomery County, and various music festivals, Conroe has something for every artisan.
Downtown Conroe comes alive with various annual festivals throughout the year. The Conroe Cajun Catfish Festival, celebrating its 33rd year this October, is a three-day festival complete with live music on multiple stages, kids rides, an arts corner for the artisan lovers and food trucks featuring catfish. With an average of 30,000 visitors to the festival, The Conroe Cajun Catfish Festival is a community favorite. Artisans celebrate their love for the arts at the Greater Conroe Arts Alliance Festival. This two-day event promotes all of the arts that Conroe has to offer. From live performance theatre productions to literary arts and everything in between, the Greater Conroe Arts Alliance has something for everyone. The last Saturday in April, the streets of downtown are filled will children of all ages at the City of Conroe Kidzfest. This family friendly, one-day event sees approximately 15,000 patrons as they play educational games, create works of art and learn about animals all at no cost. The Arts District plays an important role in Conroe's local community.
"All art should inspire and evoke emotion. Art should be somethin you can actually feel." - Chris DeRubeis