Planning a date night in April? Here are four great events to check out with your special someone.

Nerf Night III

Play "capture the flag" at the Betty Brinn Children's Museum on April 6 from 6-9 p.m. Yes, this is an adult-only event! Beer, soda and snacks will be provided. Tickets are $10. Bring your own blaster. For more information, visit

The Henhouse Prowlers

The Henhouse Prowlers, a bluegrass and world-inspired band, is playing a benefit concert on April 8 for the Urban Ecology Center. The performance will be held at Riverside Park, 1500 E. Park Pl., Milwaukee, from 7:30-9 p.m. Tickets are $25. Visit for more inforamtion.

Alverno's 9th annual Drag Show

Hosted by the Alverno Gay-Straight Alliance, this annual event on April 16 is free and open to the public. The show includes several performers, including professional guest performers. Donations for Pathfinders, an organization that invests in at-risk Milwaukee youth, will be collected at the door. Show starts at 6:30 at Alverno College, 3400 S. 43rd St., Milwaukee. For more information, visit

Wine Tasting at Milwaukee Public Market

Sample more than 120 different wines at Thief Wine's 6th annual Spring Grand Tasting on April 23 from 3:30-7:30 p.m at the Milwaukee Public Market, 400 N. Water St., Milwaukee. Two ticket levels: $65 includes admission from 5:15-7:30 p.m. and wine samples; $95 includes early access and luxury-level wines. Limited tickets. Call for tickets: (414) 277-770

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