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Jan
19
Fri
Live Music at Weathered Ground Brewery @ Weathered Ground Brewery
Jan 19 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Enjoy the wonderful atmosphere at Weathered Ground Brewery. Try some WV Crafted spirits and enjoy live music.

Jan 13 – Trailer Hippies

Jan 14 – Long Point String Band

Jan 19 – Clinton Scott

MURDER AT THE HERO & VILLAIN SUMMIT @ Smokey's Steakhouse
Jan 19 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Two nights to choose from – January 19 & 20th.

With the disastrous news of the infamous Moon King’s prison break, superheroes around the globe are joining forces with notorious supervillains to capture the archenemy of planet Earth. The Freedom League will host this momentous meeting between heroes and villains, who will join forces to stop the Moon King before he destroys the planet. But what is more dangerous? Getting this group together or allowing the Moon King to roam free?

Themed food stations, cash bar – Seating max is 45 per night – reservations required.

Live Music at The Grove
Jan 19 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm

Come to Fayetteville and enjoy live music at The Grove:

January 5 – Three’s Company Blues

January 6 – Jake Dunn & The Blackbirds

January 12 – Alex Smith

January 13 – The Carpenter Ants

January 19 – Static Fur

January 20 – Independent State

January 26 – The Jakob’s Ferry Stragglers

January 27 – The Pinkerton Road

Jan
20
Sat
Live Music at The Grove
Jan 20 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm

Come to Fayetteville and enjoy live music at The Grove:

January 5 – Three’s Company Blues

January 6 – Jake Dunn & The Blackbirds

January 12 – Alex Smith

January 13 – The Carpenter Ants

January 19 – Static Fur

January 20 – Independent State

January 26 – The Jakob’s Ferry Stragglers

January 27 – The Pinkerton Road

Jan
26
Fri
Italian Wine Pairing @ Adventures on the Gorge
Jan 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
For those who love fine wine and fine food. 5 courses will be served family style. Only 30 seats.  Reservations required.
Live Music at The Grove
Jan 26 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm

Come to Fayetteville and enjoy live music at The Grove:

January 5 – Three’s Company Blues

January 6 – Jake Dunn & The Blackbirds

January 12 – Alex Smith

January 13 – The Carpenter Ants

January 19 – Static Fur

January 20 – Independent State

January 26 – The Jakob’s Ferry Stragglers

January 27 – The Pinkerton Road

Jan
27
Sat
West Virginia Winter Music Festival @ Various Venues in Lewisburg
Jan 27 @ 5:00 pm – 11:45 pm

See 45 acts in 8 locations in Lewisburg, WV.  Just one ticket ($20) will cover all venues! See website for full schedule of times & acts: http://www.wvmusicfestival.org/live/

Beer and Belly Tasting Reception @ Adventures on the Gorge
Jan 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

For all those who love Beer & Bacon. Tasting of 5 beers with Sierra Nevada. From Salmon, Pork, Beef, Duck and Lamb Bacon. Only 30 seats. Reservations required.

Live Music at The Grove
Jan 27 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm

Come to Fayetteville and enjoy live music at The Grove:

January 5 – Three’s Company Blues

January 6 – Jake Dunn & The Blackbirds

January 12 – Alex Smith

January 13 – The Carpenter Ants

January 19 – Static Fur

January 20 – Independent State

January 26 – The Jakob’s Ferry Stragglers

January 27 – The Pinkerton Road

Feb
2
Fri
Winter Camp @ Alpine Ministries/Winterplace Ski Resort
Feb 2 – Feb 4 all-day

Tubing, skiing and snowboarding at Winterplace Ski Resort; Playing games, worshiping God and studying His word. Open to students in grades 6-12th.  Check-in Friday at pm, Depart Sunday at 11am.

First Fridays After Five @ Downtown Lewisburg
Feb 2 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Downtown Lewisburg. Live music, artist receptions, special events and fun from 5-8pm.  This event is free to the public. Everyone Welcome!

Feb
3
Sat
4Pals Productions Presents: The Passing of Pearl @ Chuck Mathena Center
Feb 3 – Feb 4 all-day

The Passing of Pearl is the tale of three women who have worked at a local diner in Memphis since the 1960’s. The diner, like these women, has witnessed the racial struggles of the changing times of the south. The owner, Pearl passes away and her daughter plans to sell the historic diner. The two remaining women struggle to deal with life after the diner.

7pm on Saturday; 3pm on Sunday

 

Soul Train Dance with JD @ Adventures on the Gorge
Feb 3 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Enjoy a night of dancing. Cash bar with light finger food.

Feb
14
Wed
Valentine’s Dinner @ Adventures on the Gorge
Feb 14 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Five courses served to you and your Valentine.

Feb
16
Fri
Harry Potter Murder Mystery – Murder at the Toadwart Inn @ Smokey's on the Gorge
Feb 16 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Two nights to choose from – Feb 16 & 17

The Toadwart Inn is a historical place within the magical community where magical folk gather safely away from the muggles to have a wonderful and relaxing time. Magical beings anticipate the annual Witch’s Brew Social sponsored by the Inn, as the who’s whoof the supernatural world will certainly be in attendance. But when the sparkles and spells settle one of them will be dead… which means that one will be a murderer.

Themed food stationed appetizers. Cash Bar. Reservations.  Don’t drink and drive – inquire about cabin specials.

Feb
17
Sat
Harry Potter Murder Mystery – Murder at the Toadwart Inn @ Smokey's on the Gorge
Feb 17 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Two nights to choose from – Feb 16 & 17

The Toadwart Inn is a historical place within the magical community where magical folk gather safely away from the muggles to have a wonderful and relaxing time. Magical beings anticipate the annual Witch’s Brew Social sponsored by the Inn, as the who’s whoof the supernatural world will certainly be in attendance. But when the sparkles and spells settle one of them will be dead… which means that one will be a murderer.

Themed food stationed appetizers. Cash Bar. Reservations.  Don’t drink and drive – inquire about cabin specials.

Feb
23
Fri
Shrek The Musical, Jr. @ Woodrow Wilson High School Auditorium
Feb 23 – Feb 25 all-day

Join us for Shrek the Musical, Jr.  February 23 & 24th at 7pm and Sunday the 25th at 3pm.

Mar
2
Fri
First Fridays After Five @ Downtown Lewisburg
Mar 2 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Downtown Lewisburg. Live music, artist receptions, special events and fun from 5-8pm.  This event is free to the public. Everyone Welcome!

Mar
9
Fri
BACK IN TIME FOR MURDER @ Smokey's on the Gorge
Mar 9 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Two nights to choose from – March 9 or 10

Join us for this Time Travel Mystery Party. Cash bar, themed food stations with appetizers. Max 45 people per night – call to reserve.

Don’t drink and drive – inquire about cabin specials.

Mar
17
Sat
Mt Nebo St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Shamrock Dash 5k @ Mt Nebo, WV
Mar 17 all-day

13th Annual St Patrick’s Day celebration in Mt Nebo.  Shamrock Dash 5K Run/Walk at 9am, registration at 8:15, line up at 10am for parade and parade starts promptly at 1pm. Food and craft vendors.

Artrageous @ Chuck Mathena Center
Mar 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Experience ARTRAGEOUS — the interactive art and music experience. Paint jumps to life with amazing speed unveiling larger than life art in just moments. Experience music, dancing and images from Sinatra, to Lennon. You might even be asked to join the fun on stage—and you won’t get away without experiencing the delight of dancing on bubblewrap.

Mar
22
Thu
Twin Kennedy @ Woodrow Wilson HS Auditorium
Mar 22 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

http://twinkennedy.com/video

Twin Kennedy, identical twins from the West Coast of Canada, sisters Carli and Julie Kennedy have been making music together since they could talk.  With years of classical training, the sisters have found their home in country music. With Carli on vocals and guitar, and Julie on vocals and violin, these petite powerhouses will fill your soul with joy and warmth through their seamless harmonies and heartfelt songwriting.

Apr
1
Sun
Easter Brunch at Tamarack @ Tamarack
Apr 1 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

We invite you to join Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia this Easter for a brunch featuring the Mountain State’s finest cuisine.

First seating at 11:30 a.m.
Other seatings available are 12:00 p.m, 12:30 p.m. and 1:00 p.m.
Tamarack’s Grand Ballroom

MENU
Assorted Breakfast Pastries, Muffins & Danishes

Imported and Domestic Cheese Display with Seedless Grapes, Table Water Crackers and Crispy

Fresh Vegetable Crudités, Featuring Fresh Broccoli, Cauliflower, English Cucumber, Bell Peppers, Radishes and Cherry Tomatoes

Assorted Spring Greens with Ripe Olives, Roma Tomatoes, Herbed Croutons and English Cucumbers

Tamarack’s Honey Mustard Vinaigrette, Peppercorn Ranch, Thousand Island & Blue Cheese Dressing

Boston Bibb Salad with Peas & Radishes
With a Lemon Honey Vinaigrette

French Toast with Pecan Caramel Topping or Warm Maple Syrup

Made to Order Omelets with Fresh Vegetables and Meats

Smoked Bacon and Sandy Creek Farms Sausage Links

Egg Benedict Casserole

Deviled Egg Potato Salad

Cold Poached Salmon
With Capers, Boiled Eggs, Red Onion, Dill Sauce

Cantaloupe and Mozzarella Caprese Salad

Old Fashioned Deviled Eggs

Steamship Round (Beef) Carving Station With Horseradish Cream & Au Jus

Savory Apricot Chicken

Root Beer Glazed Ham

Butter Glazed Rainbow Carrots

Sautéed Brussels Sprouts

Roasted Red Bliss Potatoes

Creamy Mashed Potatoes with Gravy

Cheese Blintzes
with Warm Peach or Warm Strawberry Toppings

Greenbrier Peach With Whip Cream

Peach Praline Bread Pudding with Caramel Sauce

Assorted Brownies & Cookies

Pecan Pie with Whip Cream

Key Lime Pie

Bananas Foster Action Station

Fresh Baked Rolls & Butter

 

 

Apr
6
Fri
First Fridays After Five @ Downtown Lewisburg
Apr 6 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Downtown Lewisburg. Live music, artist receptions, special events and fun from 5-8pm.  This event is free to the public. Everyone Welcome!

Apr
14
Sat
Lewisburg Chocolate Festival @ Downtown Lewisburg
Apr 14 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

A weekend of All Things Chocolate! Chocolate tastings, chocolate bake off, pastry demonstrations, mousse eating contest. Theatrical performances, children’s events and live music.  For event news and updates follow the Lewisburg Chocolate Festival on Facebook. 

 

The 3 Redneck Tenors @ Chuck Mathena Center
Apr 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The “infamous” 3 Red Neck Tenors are back and better than ever!  These boys have seen it all, sing it all and make us laugh ’till we double over, reminding us that in life, it is not the destination, its the journey.

Apr
15
Sun
River City Brass Band Ensemble (8 musicians incl. conductor) @ Woodrow Wilson HS Auditorium
Apr 15 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

http://www.rivercitybrass.org/for-presenters/  – This video is the entire band, but we will have an 8 person ensemble.

The River City Brass, a brass ensemble from Pittsburgh, PA, has one of the most active schedules among American touring ensembles, performing dozens of concerts on tour each year for community performing arts series, corporate events, major music festivals and more.  The River City Brass’s unique repertoire, virtuoso musicians, and accessible performances make the ensemble an ideal choice featuring a variety of brass instruments.

Apr
20
Fri
Lore and Tracking Weekend @ Twin Falls Resort State Park
Apr 20 – Apr 22 all-day

“Lore and Tracking Weekend Workshop” focuses on Cultural Exchanges during the 18th century in the southern Appalachian Mountains.

Twin Falls is a resort park nestled in the rugged mountainous terrain of Wyoming County. Abundant wildlife at the park helps enhance your tracking skills—skills necessary to the survival of 18th century peoples who frequented the trails of the region on hunting, trading, and warring expeditions. Other skills of 18th century cultures are explored also, e.g., plant uses, scavenging, and hide tanning. Special 18th century foods are part of the weekend as well. The weekend event also provides credits for participants in the West Virginia Master Naturalist Program and Merit Badges for scout groups (girls & boys). Bring warm clothes, sturdy footwear, camera, binoculars, and notepad to get the most out of the weekend. Begins 7pm on Friday.

The park offers package deals for the weekend event with both cabins and lodge rooms available on a first reserved, first served basis. Contact the park for reservations and cost.   For a brochure of the weekend’s events and information on your instructors, please visit:  www.trailsinclivinghistory.com

 

Pickin’ in the Park – Guitar Workshop @ Twin Falls Resort State Park
Apr 20 – Apr 22 all-day

The weekend is for anyone interested in learning how to play guitar or improving the skills you already possess.  You’ll be pickin’ with the best! Reservations required.

Apr
21
Sat
Irish Road Bowling Weekend @ Pipestem Resort State Park
Apr 21 – Apr 22 all-day

A magnificent view into the Bluestone River Gorge, Appalachian Spring colors in southern West Virginia, and one of the state’s very best road bowling roads, combine for an unforgettable weekend. It’s time to go Irish Road Bowling.

Women’s singles qualifier, Men’s singles qualifier, and Team Bowling and Fun Bowling scheduled.

Lodging discounts available.

To participate in Road Bowling contact Kevin: 304-228-7928

Feast of the Ramson @ Cherry River Elementary
Apr 21 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm

81st Annual Feast of the Ramson. Come out and enjoy a dinner consisting of RAMPS, potatoes, brown beans, cornbread, ham and bacon, desserts, Gub’s Sassafras Tea (also available for sale) and cold drinks. Tickets for the dinner are $13 if pre-purchased or $15 at the door. The brochure and pre-registration form will be added in February 2018.

After you’ve had your fill, it’s just a “hop and skip” over to downtown Richwood to shop the Arts & Craft Show where many local artisans are set up showcasing and selling their unique work.

Apr
26
Thu
Dan Kamin: Comedy in Motion @ Chuck Mathena Center
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Dan calls his solo theatre program, Comedy in Motion, “a cheap evening of expensive theatre.” Critics call it “a breathtaking display of theatricality that’s sharp, funny and highly inventive” (In Pittsburgh Weekly).

Apr
27
Fri
Spring Photography Workshop @ Twin Falls Resort State Park
Apr 27 – Apr 29 all-day

This annual spring workshop focuses on basic and intermediate photography techniques, with indoor and outdoor sessions. There are a variety of packages to choose from but reservations are required.
Call for pricing and to make reservations.

Apr
28
Sat
West Virginia Craft Brew Festival @ The West Virginia State Fairgrounds
Apr 28 @ 3:00 pm – 10:30 pm

The State Fair of West Virginia and Lewisburg Rotary Club are happy to announce the second annual West Virginia Craft Brew Festival.  The event will feature West Virginia’s finest craft breweries, an assortment of food trucks and all day music.

 

May
4
Fri
First Fridays After Five @ Downtown Lewisburg
May 4 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Downtown Lewisburg. Live music, artist receptions, special events and fun from 5-8pm.  This event is free to the public. Everyone Welcome!

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