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Saturday, March 2: Jon Stickley Trio Will Make you Believe at Wild Bean

By: HashtagWV / Category: B Sides & Badlands, Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, Jason Scott

On record, the Jon Stickley Trio explode with kaleidoscopic colors, owed predominantly to their tightly-bound, earth-shattering finger-picking. They cut traditional fiddle tunes, such as Bill Monroe’s “Jerusalem Ridge,” with the chewy bounce of jazz music and the blustering firestorm of jamgrass. Players Jon Stickley, Lyndsay Pruett and Hunter Deacon hail from Asheville, North Carolina and […]

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A Little Taste of Everything in 2019 at Greenbrier Valley Theatre

By: HashtagWV / Category: Acting Out, Blog, FEATURED EVENTS

Greenbrier Valley Theatre, the State Professional Theatre of West Virginia, is delighted to announce Season Tickets for its 52nd season are now on sale. GVT’s 2019 line-up features everything from fairy tales and zany farces to touching tragedies and holiday comedies. To purchase season passes or for more information, call GVT’s Box Office at 304-645-3838 […]

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Friday, March 1: Dave Shepherd at Hawk Knob

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, Local Beat, Things to Do

On Friday, March 1 from 6-9pm, Dave Shepherd, a country(ish) musician from Philadelphia will be playing his unique blend of music at Hawk Knob Cidery and Meadery in Lewisburg. Dave is influenced by such far-flung styles as 90’s-2000’s punk and indie, 60’s country and bluegrass, classic rock, and instrumental jazz. Listen to him now at […]

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February at Elmwood Estate!

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS

Located in Union, WV., Elmwood Estate is a historic home listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It was built in 1838 by William B Phillips, Thomas Jefferson’s best brickmason at his University of Virginia project. Elmwood is a two-story, brick dwelling with classical revival details in the doric order.  The front facade features wide […]

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Mtn Music Trail: February is the Month of Love

February is the month of love. We usually think about cupids and Valentines and love songs – but there will be an unusual kind of love song this particular Valentines Week on the Mountain Music Trail. The friends and family of  Greenbrier County’s Zemph Sapanski (pictured above)  – pianist, performer, piano tuner and raconteur – […]

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The Party Never Stops at the Sweet Shoppe!

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, Things to Do

The party never stops at the Sweet Shoppe! On Wednesdays, enjoy $3.50 well shots and join J-Mann for Open Mic. Every Thursday, it’s Karaoke Night with DJ Swerv’n Irvine or DJ Ryan. Friday and Saturdays, check out DJ Dance nights. Keep the party going on Sundays for Sunday Funday with Ryan Kidd, and don’t miss […]

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Friday, Feb 22: Bicycle Band at The Asylum

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, Local Beat

On Friday, February 22, check out alternative rock/pop band, Bicycle at The Asylum. They are self-described as “Great musicians rocking great songs. Bike riders making noise.” The Asylum is located at 114 E. Randolph St in downtown Lewisburg. For more info call 681-318-3515.

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Saturday, Feb 16: Béla Fleck at Carnegie Hall

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, Things to Do

Just in case you aren’t familiar with Béla Fleck, he’s one of the world’s premier banjo players. He has virtually reinvented the image and the sound of the banjo through a remarkable performing and recording career that has taken him all over the musical map and on a range of solo projects and collaborations. If […]

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Saturday, Feb 9: Be My Valentine w/ Virginia Opry

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, Things to Do

The Virginia Opry will open its 28th performance season by presenting “Be My Valentine” featuring Moonshine Express Band, Jana Allen, and Crossing County Lines. Moonshine Express is performing as the headliner on stage. This event is held at The Historic Masonic Theatre in Clifton Forge on Saturday, February 9, at 7pm. Jana Allen, a member […]

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Groomed Trails and Crisp Mountain Air this February w/ HashtagWV!

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog

This winter, head over to The Omni Homestead Resort in Hot Springs to experience southern hospitality, elegant charm, and winter fun…. Their most popular winter activity is family skiing and snowboarding with 9 trails including 3 beginner, 5 intermediate, and 1 expert. Also this month, we feature February 9th’s The Virginia Opry’s “Be My Valentine” Show at the […]

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Groomed Trails & Crisp Mountain Air w/ HashtagWV this February!

Groomed Trails and Crisp Mountain Air this February w/ HashtagWV!- This winter, head over to The Omni Homestead Resort in Hot Springs to experience southern hospitality, elegant charm, and winter fun…. Their most popular winter activity is family skiing and snowboarding with 9 trails including 3 beginner, 5 intermediate, and 1 expert. Also this month, we feature February 9th’s The Virginia Opry’s “Be My Valentine” Show at the […]

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Wonder How HashtagWV Remains Free?

WONDER HOW HASHTAG LEWISBURG CITY PAPER REMAINS FREE?- Wondering how Hashtag Lewisburg City Paper gets published and distributed FREE every month in-print and online? Do we have wealthy parents or did one of us seduce a millionaire? No. Are we financed by bank loans or grant money? Nope, not that either. Until we hit it BIG in the lotto, every issue of HASHTAGWV comes […]