[16 Sep 2014 | No Comment | 3 views]
UC Homecoming and Family Weekend

Get ready for University of Charleton’s Homecoming weekend happening on the first weekend of October.
The event starts on Friday, October 3, with the UC Golf Tournament at the Edgewood Country Club. It is followed by a series of talks hosted by the Professional Development Institute at the Riggleman Hall. There will also be a reception in the evening, followed by the Hall of Fame Dinner and Inductions at the Ballroom. Those looking for less formal festivities can join the cookout and bonfire at the riverbank.
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[16 Sep 2014 | No Comment | 3 views]
UC Homecoming and Family Weekend

Get ready for University of Charleton’s Homecoming weekend happening on the first weekend of October.
The event starts on Friday, October 3, with the UC Golf Tournament at the Edgewood Country Club. It is followed by a series of talks hosted by the Professional Development Institute at the Riggleman Hall. There will also be a reception in the evening, followed by the Hall of Fame Dinner and Inductions at the Ballroom. Those looking for less formal festivities can join the cookout and bonfire at the riverbank.
The major event is happening on …

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[5 Sep 2014 | Comments Off | 20 views]
International Food and Film Festival

The West Virginia International Film Festival is hosting a food and film festival on September 12-21, 2014.
Films from around the world will be screened at the historic LaBelle Theater in South Charleston, WV. From animation to documentary, there is a film for all tastes and preferences in this festival, including A Hard Days Night, a film about the Beatles.
Tickets to the movies are priced at $8 for adults, and $5 for students, with a special $30 price for 6 movies. There will also be a free screening and panel discussion …

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[28 Aug 2014 | Comments Off | 52 views]
Oktoberwest

If Germany has its Oktobertfest, Charleston WV has OktoberWest!
A family-friendly event, OktoberWest is a fundraiser organized by the West Side Main Street, dedicated to the organization’s facade grant program, which will increase the subsidy available to the West Side business owners. Like its namesake, the event will be held this October, on the 11th (Saturday) on Ohio Avenue. There will be a variety of family-friendly activities, a corn hole, live entertainment, TV section for Mountaineer fans, and of course, a great selection of craft brews.
Tickets are available for the event, …

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[19 Aug 2014 | Comments Off | 22 views]
Timothy’s at Quarrier Diner

For a good night out with friends, there’s no better place to be than at Timothy’s at the Quarrier Diner.
With live performance nearly every weekend, Timothy’s lets its patron discover new, up and coming local talents. Guests can also sing along during the Thursday Sing-Along Piano bar from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm.
Timothy’s also feature several big screen high definition flat screen TV, perfect for watching that big game with other sports fans.
Aside from the great beer and cocktails, Timothy’s also serve great food for lunch, dinner, or snacks to …

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[15 Aug 2014 | Comments Off | 17 views]
Little Creek Park

Commune with nature and savor the fresh air at the Little Creek Park in South Charleston, West Virginia.
Little Creek Park is a sprawling property, with great hiking and biking trails. The park is equipped with picnic shelters, restrooms, and various recreational equipment. The shelters are fitted with electricity, grills, and fireplaces, and is available for rental.
The park also boasts of one of the country’s premier soap derby racing facility, and is the only lighted track for night races.
The Little Creek Park is home to various sports leagues, including …

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[13 Aug 2014 | Comments Off | 54 views]
South Charleston Summerfest 2014

Celebrate summer at the “Around the Mound” Summerfest in Downtown South Charleston, WV starting today until the weekend, August 16, 2014.
The event kicks off tonight with a performance by the Esquires and The Davisson Brothers starting at 6:00 pm.
Thursday’s for the Thornhill Automotive Group Night, with The Van-Dells, Jake & Elwood and the Boys taking the stage. Performers on Friday will be the Charlie Brown’s Coaster and The Starliters.
Festivities on Saturday will begin at 9:00 am with a car show until 4:00 pm. The festival resumes at 6:30 pm …

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[6 Aug 2014 | Comments Off | 17 views]
Back-to-School Saturday with Olivia Holt

September is just around the corner, and the Charleston Town Center is giving a last hurrah to summer with the Teen Vogue Back-To-School Saturdays™, featuring Disney Channel’s Olivia Holt this Saturday, August 9, 2014, 12 noon.
The star of “I Didn’t Do It” will be meeting and greeting with her fans. Tickets to the meet & greet session are up for grabs at the Charleston Town Center’s Facebook page. The contest will run until Thursday, August 7.
VIP runway seats and back-to-school Reward Bags will be given to the first 20 teens …

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[30 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | 15 views]
The Wedding Singer

Take a trip back to the 80’s this August with the Charleston Light Opera Guild’s staging of the musical, The Wedding Singer at the Charleston Civic Center.
Based on the hit movie starring Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore, The Wedding Singer is the story of Robbie Hart, the favorite wedding singer in New Jersey. He was living the good life, until his fiancee left him, and he was plunged into depression. He took his sour mood with him at every wedding gig, much to the dismay of the newlywed couples and …

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[25 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | 12 views]
Summer Fun Day at the Clay Center

Have fun with the whole family at the Clay Center this Sunday, July 27, 2014, for the annual Summer Fun Day!
Guests are free to explore the Avampato Discovery Museum. The new exhibits include “What’s YOUR Story?,” which features digital puppet shows, green screen technology, and traditional props, costumes, and backdrops, “The Hunt for Treasures,” a hands-on exhibit which takes you to the virtual world of Oak Island, “Every Living Thing: A Closer Look at Nature,” an art exhibit that explores the natural world through artwork an interactive experiences, and the …

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[23 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | 8 views]
Old Crow Medicine Show

Bluegrass, fold, old-time, and alt-country band from Nashville, Old Crow Medicine Show is coming to Charleston, WV to perform this Saturday, July 26, 2014 at the West Virginia Power, Appalachian Power Park.
The band will be joined by award winning bluegrass band The Del McCoury Band and Robert Randolph & The Family Band as part of the Charlie West Summer Jam. The event will be kicked off with the opening act, Qiet, a local band that masterfully blends the sounds of gypsy jazz, indie pop, wild rock, soul and funk.
Tickets …