[19 Aug 2014 | No Comment | 2 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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[19 Aug 2014 | No Comment | 2 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 | No Comment | 8 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 | No Comment | 45 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 | 15 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 | 12 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 | 8 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 | 7 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 …

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[21 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | 20 views]
Bon Appetit! Bon Appalachia!

Four Charleston WV establishments have been included in the Appalachian Regional Commission’s campaign, Bon Appetit! Bon Appalachia!, which aims to highlight the distinctly local food establishments in the Appalachian region.
Included are the Capitol Market (farmers market) on Smith Street, East End Bazaar (festival/event every weekend from April – October) and the Bluegrass Kitchen (farm to fork restaurant), and the Tricky Fish (farm to fork restaurant) on Washington St. East.
Resulting from a nomination period held in 2013, the Visit Appalachia is showcasing establishments from 13 states that comprise the Appalachian …

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[18 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | 19 views]
Only One Look

Charleston has gained an artsy addition: The Only One Look art and glass store.
Opened on the first week of July 2014, Only One Look is owned by Randolph Evans, who owned two other stores in Princeton, features mainly American-made artwork and focuses on regional history.
The store has an ongoing partnership with the Blenko Glass Company, so shoppers can expect a beautiful array of these exquisite glass masterpieces, including specially commissioned pieces. Aside from the original artworks and replicas, visitors to the store can also expect to see antiques and heritage …

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[16 Jul 2014 | Comments Off | 7 views]
Calligraphy 101

The Clay Center workshops are not just for kids on summer break — they offer educational opportunites for adults too!
This Saturday, dive into the fray and learn about the fine art of writing at the Calligraphy 101 Workshop. This is a hands-on workshop where attendees will be taught the basics and foundation of calligraphy. This workshop coincides with the exhibition Faith and the Devil by artist Lesley Dill, which features mural-sized drawings of words and poetry on fabric.
The workshop is on July 19, 1 pm to 3 pm, and costs …