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September 2-3: Watoga Art in the Park!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, On The Cover

Head over to West Virginia’s oldest and largest state park! Watoga State Park presents “Art in the Park” on Labor Day Weekend. From Saturday, September 2nd – Sunday, September 3rd, you will celebrate all things native to this beautiful park with fine arts, crafts, music, food, workshops, and nature activities, such as the Owl Prowl! You […]

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Friday, Aug 18: John Covey Cole at Asylum!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS

On Friday, August 18th, get out and enjoy the tunes of John Covey Cole at The Asylum in downtown Lewisburg. Hear John’s music now at reverbnation.com/musician/johncoveycole More live music at the Asylum includes: The Change, Parachute Brigade, Zoo of Trees, Matt Bednarsky, Allen Sizemore Trio, The Spanglers, Bad Neighbors, Jim Snyder Trio, and BRG. The […]

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Aug 9 & 23: Open Mic at Sweet Shoppe!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS

On Wednesday, August 9th and 23rd, don’t miss open mic at the Sweet Shoppe in downtown Lewisburg, hosted by Dan Freeman. Show them your music skills or get out and hear new talent unearthed in your local downtown bar! The Sweet Shoppe is located at 125 W. Washington Street. For more info, call 304-645-3214

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Sat. Aug 19: Mtn Music Day @WV State Fair!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS

Saturday, August 19 is Mountain Music Trail Day at the State Fair. Three of our member bands will be performing on the Sprint Free Stage, and some up-and-coming younger musicians will be jamming from time to time on the grassy area in the new Tomblin Plaza entrance to the Fair. The bands are: 11 AM […]

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Sat. Aug 12: Elvis Comes to Alleghany!

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

Michael Hoover, winner over 95 contestants in the International Elvis Tribute Artist Competition held in Memphis, will perform “Memories of Elvis” along with his band on stage in the Historic Masonic Theatre in the Alleghany Highlands of Virginia in Clifton Forge on Saturday, August 12, at 8:00 p.m. Winner of the Best Country Singer Award […]

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UnHinged: Music Under the Stars @Glen Haven!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, UnHinged

This summer, enjoy live music under the stars at The Farm at Glen Haven! This farm is a boutique, organic hops farm, and premiere event venue in Alleghany County, Virginia. Set along the Cowpasture River, and boasting over 10 acres of wildflowers and a beautifully refurbished barn, The Farm is a fairy tale location for […]

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Sunday, Aug 6: Bouzouki Meets Piano.

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

On Sunday, August 6th head to the Irish Pub in downtown Lewisburg at 3pm for a Bloody Mary’s, mimosa, or a classic pint of your favorite brew and enjoy the tunes of New Orleans musicians, Beth Patterson and Josh Paxton. They will perform what they describe as an intricate style of bouzouki and piano! In […]

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July 12-16: Celebrate 30 Years of Durbin Days!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, Mountain Scene

From Wednesday, July 12 to Sunday, July 16th, you are invited to celebrate 30 years of Durbin Days! This special fair is filled with fun activities throughout the days including music, a carnival, children’s activities, a greased pig event, karaoke, a car show, parades, a 5k run/walk, pet show, tug-o-war, bingo, fireworks, and more! There […]

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Sat. July 22: Gran Fondo in Alleghany Highlands!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS

Visit Virginia’s scenic Alleghany Highlands region for the eighth annual Gran Fondo on Saturday, July 22nd. Easily accessible from Interstate 64, the Alleghany Highlands’ majestic peaks and picturesque valleys might be mistaken for a region of France or Germany. With electronic chip timing, a King of the Mountains competition, and a mass start, all the […]

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Fri. July 14: Bastille Day Waiter’s Race!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, Valley View

Inspired by the famous footrace in Paris, don’t miss The French Goat’s Bastille Day Waiter’s Race, slated for a second year, on Friday, July 14th at 5:30pm. The winner will be awarded with a bottle of Dom Perignon, the “best” vintage sparkling wine from Champagne, France that retails around $180.00. DJ Blaw Knox will play […]

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Celebrate Art in the Park w/ HashtagWV this August!

Celebrate Art in the Park w/ HashtagWV this August! - Celebrate Art in the Park with HashtagWV this August! Watoga State Park will hold its very first Art in the Park event on September 2nd and 3rd.  This issue also features Elvis at the Masonic Theatre in Clifton Forge, Mountain Music Day at the West Virginia State Fair, Hawk Knob Mead & Cidery, Swift Level Fine […]

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