Summerfest 2015

music-840068_1280South Charleston, WV gives one last hurrah for the summer with Summerfest 2015 on August 12-15 in Downtown South Charleston.

“Around the Mound” is a four-day music festival with perfmances, car shows, dance contests, and fireworks.

The event kicks off tomorrow, August 12th with The Buffettman from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, followed by The Esquires at 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm. There will also be a dance contest at 8:45 pm.

Thursday will have The Van-Dells at 6:30 pm, followed by The Avalons at 8:30 pm. There will be another dance contest at 8:45 pm.

Three performers will take the stage on Friday, August 14th: Motown Legacy at 6:00 pm, Becky Brogan at 7:30 pm, and The Starliters at 8:30 pm. The dance contest continues at 8:45 pm.

Saturday, August 15th is the Huntington Bank night. There will be a Car Show from 9:00am until 4:00pm, and the music will start at 5:30 pm with Tommy Griffith. Charlie Brown’s Coasters will follow at 6:00pm, and Rick K. and the Allnighters at 8:00pm. The last dance contest will also be at 8:45 pm. The festival will cap off with a spectacular fireworks show at 10:00pm.

Snow Cones, Cotton Candy, Jupiter Jump, and Face Painting will be available for free on all days, sponsored by The City of South Charleston. Thornhill Automative Group and Huntington Banks are the Grand Sponsors of the Summerfest 2015.