Festivals Archive

June 9-11: 3 Days of Music & Art @The Homecoming Festival!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, Festivals, In the Hills

Finally, a festival for folks that used to go to festivals! The inaugural Homecoming Festival has set its sights on June 9-11, 2017 as the beginning of a new tradition for Alleghany County and Virginia residents. This is a full weekend for intimate, Virginian Music and Art filled experiences in Clifton Forge, Virginia. Set among the […]

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Sat. April 8: Chocolate Festival Walkabout!

By: LBSPY / Category: Around the Town, Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, Festivals

Grab your friends and family and take a walkabout in downtown Lewisburg during the 11th annual Chocolate Festival, slated for Saturday, April 8th from 11am-4pm. There will be over 32,000 tastings across 35+ locations, chocolate demonstrations, a chocolate bake-off, chocolate mousse eating contest, live music, a chocolate-themed photo booth, and more! While this event ends […]

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Under the Umbrella @ TOOT (Taste of our Town)!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Christina Entenmann, Festivals, Food & Drink

It was a day of liquid sunshine at TOOT (Taste of our Town) this year and attendees strolled the streets with smiles, big appetites, and their trusted umbrellas as the delicious foods awaited them. We strolled through the festival as well and tried almost every dish. Here is a review in photos with some descriptions! Our […]

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Saturday, Oct 29: Lewisburg Halloween Festival!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Festivals, Out & About

On Halloween night, hordes of costumed children trick or treat the night away. We encourage you to gather the kids and the family dog(s) and start the festivities early at the Lewisburg Halloween Festival. Slated for Saturday, October 29th, this special free event is held from 3-8pm at Hollowell Park, located behind WV Osteopathic School […]

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Sat, Oct 8: TOOT, The Ultimate Al’Fresco Feast!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Festivals

From Rudy’s Greek Gyros (pictured above) to Greenbrier Valley Baking Company’s Crab cake sliders with Mothman IPA to local mead and more brews n even brats at Stella’s Oktoberfest Beer Garden, Lewisburg’s Taste of Our Town (TOOT) will provide a full-day foodie wonderland to locals and visitors on Saturday, October 8th from 11am until 3pm. The […]

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Capturing the 2016 Roadkill Cookoff!

The 2016 Roadkill Cookoff & Autumn Harvest Festival was another smashing success! To celebrate the event, we documented with photos and some video. There were thousands of attendees and the weather was perfect. Big congratulations to “East Meets West Virginia” for winning 1st Place and $1,200 prize money!! Check out our interview with them below. 2nd Place ($600) & […]

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Sunday, July 24: Flood Relief Benefit w/ 28 acts!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Festivals

Devastating floods throughout central and southeastern West Virginia killed at least 23 people, destroyed 1,500 homes and damaged another 4,000.  It is also estimated that 125 businesses were destroyed. 12 counties were under a state of emergency including Clay, Fayette, Greenbrier, Jackson, Kanawha, Lincoln, Monroe, Nicholas, Pocahontas, Roane, Summers and Webster. The West Virginia Department of Transportation announced that […]

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Sat May 21: Share the Love Festival!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Festivals, Uncategorized

On Saturday, May 21, bring the whole family to Lewisburg, WV for Share the Love Festival! Starting at 10am, we will celebrate unchained and independent Lewisburg by shopping, eating, and listening to all things local. Throughout the day, we will observe all locally owned businesses in Lewisburg and independent artists. Artists, product line representatives, business […]

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July 13-17: Durbin Days Heritage Festival!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Festivals

The mountain air is cool and the waters are clear. This July, get outside in the wild and wonderful to enjoy 5 days of family carnival, delicious food, live music and more at the 29th Annual Durbin Days Heritage Festival!  This event is held in on the Main Street of Durbin, WV in Pocahontas County […]

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Sept 10-13: Culturefest World Music & Arts Fest

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Festivals, WV Beat

The 12th annual Culturefest World Music and Arts Festival will take over Appalachian South Folklife Center in Pipestem, WV from Thursday, September 10th to Sunday the 13th with a weekend long oasis in the creative arts. This unique event is a cornerstone of the blossoming creative community in Southern West Virginia. It features four stages […]

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Celebrate WV Craft Brews this April w/ HashtagWV!

Celebrate WV Craft Brews this April w/ HashtagWV! - Craft brew is taking off in West Virginia so don’t miss the first ever WV Craft Brew Fest, held Saturday, April 29th from 2-10pm, at the West Virginia State Fairgrounds. Other events this month include Lewisburg Chocolate Festival, Prohibition comes to Lewisburg on 4/20 w/ Sensi Trails, On Screen in Person featuring States of Grace […]

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