Around Town Archive

Valley View: A New Chapter, A New Bookstore in Town

By: LBSPY / Category: Around Town, Blog, Susanna Robinson

The news: A new bookstore is coming to town! On the corner of Court and Washington Streets, a wonderful space is literally getting a new lease on life, with the opening of A New Chapter.  Owner David Craddock is bestowing upon and endeavoring to provide Lewisburg with a colossal space filled with words, inspiration, with […]

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Through the Looking Glass & Beyond. A Magical Journey Through the World of Alpha Music (Part 2)

By: LBSPY / Category: Around Town, Blog, Random Prophet

Welcome back to #HashtagWV’s mystical tour through and beyond the looking glass that is Alpha Music in Lewisburg, WV. First, I would like to thank the many people on the tour for your feedback and to answer the most asked question(s). Alpha Music 304-645-2605. They are located at 1613, 221 W Fair St, Lewisburg, WV […]

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Around Town: Through the Looking Glass and Beyond.

By: LBSPY / Category: Around Town, Blog, Random Prophet

Through the Looking Glass and Beyond. A Magical Journey through the World of Alpha Music (Part 1) What can I say about Alpha Music in Lewisburg, WV? Like a child’s ‘Toys ‘R’ Us’, Alpha Music is the musician’s toy store equivalent. A rush of musical toys falls over you as you enter the door.  Alpha […]

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Sat. May 5: Run for the Roses at Derby Day!

By: LBSPY / Category: Around Town, Blog

The time is fast approaching for Gateway to hold it’s annual fundraising event “Derby Day”. The event, which has been held for 23 years and has become a mainstay in Greenbrier County and surrounding areas, is well recognized and attended, Derby Day takes place on the 1st Saturday in May and coincides with the running […]

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March 9-11: Trillium’s From the Ground Up!

By: LBSPY / Category: Around Town, Blog

Trillium Performing Arts collective has been serving southern West Virginia’s art culture for 35 years. Their latest concert, “From the Ground Up” will be performed on March 9th, 10th and 11th at the Lewis Theatre on N Court St in downtown Lewisburg. The artistic director for this performance is Carli Mareneck and hometown guest choreographer, […]

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Babes in Toyland at Greenbrier Valley Theatre!

By: LBSPY / Category: Around Town, Blog

Greenbrier Valley Theatre, the State Professional Theatre of West Virginia, is celebrating the holiday season with Babes in Toyland, an original GVT adaptation that will charm the whole family. The show runs December 7th-9th and 13th-16th at 7:30 p.m., with a matinee performance December 10th at 2:30 p.m. This musical extravaganza, adapted for GVT by […]

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Sat, Nov 25: Christmas Tree Giveaway!

By: LBSPY / Category: Around Town, Blog

Christmas is right around the corner and to celebrate the big occasion we are giving away a fresh cut, 7 ft. Fraser Fir Christmas Tree! This will be Hashtag Lewisburg’s Third Annual Christmas Tree Giveaway and this season, our chosen supplier is Crickmer Farms from Danese, West Virginia. Family owned and operated since 1978, Crickmer […]

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Oct 13-15: Fall into Art & Crafts @WV State Fair!

By: LBSPY / Category: Around Town, Blog

Starting Friday, October 13th through Sunday the 15th, about 4,000 locals and visitors alike will be found flipping through handmade crafts at the 37th Annual Art and Craft Show held at the West Virginia State Fairgrounds’ West Virginia Building, sponsored by the Edgewood Presbyterian Church.  You’ll enjoy crafts from 100 Virginia and West Virginia artisans […]

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Historic Wonderland w/ Hashtag Lewisburg this July!

Historic Wonderland w/ HashtagWV this July! - This July, we feature the historic wonderland of Elmwood in Union, WV. It is also known as the Hugh Caperton House and was built in the 1830’s It is a two-story, nearly square brick dwelling with Greek Revival details. More features include Carlito’s in Lewisburg, Xander Hitizig’s concerts in the area, summer cocktail recipes, The School […]

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