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Friday, Aug 5: Paintings from Poems Exhibit!

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

For the past several years, a local art group, the Greenbrier Artists, has cooperated with the Lewisburg Literary Festival to celebrate reading and art by holding an art exhibit based on the written word.  The exhibit is held at the Greenbrier Valley Visitors’ Center on East Washington Street in Lewisburg. Greenbrier Artists is a non-profit […]

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Sat June 18: Olympic Day at Montwell Park!

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

The spirit of the Olympic Movement will roll into Montwell Park in Lewisburg Saturday, June 18th as Country Roads Crossfit hosts a FREE Olympic Day! There will be tournaments, kids activities, and live music and more in celebration of the Olympics! Festivities kick off at Hill & Holler on Friday night, June 17th with an […]

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Fri, Feb 19 – Rob Jones at The Asylum

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Out & About

Rob Jones is the vocalist, guitarist, and co-founder of the American Indie Rock band Beyond Beyond. He’ll be performing at The Asylum in downtown Lewisburg, WV on Friday, February 19th at 9pm. Known for catchy rhythms on the guitar and dynamic vocal melodies, Rob has always been in love with music, from growing up in […]

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Sat, Dec 5: Girls Day Out in Lewisburg!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Out & About

Grab your girlfriends for a fun day out in downtown Lewisburg WV on Saturday, December 5th. With over 50 spectacular shops, cafes, restaurants, galleries, boutiques, a specialty outfitter’s shop, and wine & cocktail bars Lewisburg is the place to be for Christmas/holiday shopping and dining! This one day special event offers complimentary beverages and tastings […]

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Fri, Nov 6: Win a Chocolate Turkey & More!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Out & About

Check out downtown Lewisburg on First Friday in November, held November 6th starting 5pm. There will be complimentary treats at various shops, live music, and holiday shopping deals! Here is the list: Carnegie Hall and its featured artists will host opening receptions in each of its three gallery spaces. In the Museum Gallery is Agnes […]

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Oct 9-11: Enjoy Local Arts & Crafts at State Fair!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Out & About

Nearly 100 West Virginia vendors are gearing up to display their handmade art and craft items for your purchasing pleasure this October! Located at the WV State Fair Event Center in Fairlea, WV this event is held from Friday, October 9 until Sunday, the 11th. For 3 days, you can explore hand carved eggshells by […]

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Oct 1-4: Appalachian Queer Film Festival

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Out & About

The Appalachian Queer Film Festival is proud to announce their second annual celebration of LGBTQ film, which will take place October 1-4 at the Lewis Theatre in Lewisburg, West Virginia. Last year’s festival featured Sundance Film Festival award-winning films To Be Takei and The Skeleton Twins. This year, co-founder and director Tim Ward hopes to […]

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Sat. Sept 26: Roadkill Cook-off & Harvest Fest

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

The Pocahontas County Chamber of Commerce will once again host the Autumn Harvest Festival and West Virginia RoadKill Cook-off Saturday September 26, 2015 in downtown Marlinton according to Chamber president Mike Holstine. “Autumn provides the perfect setting for an old-fashioned harvest celebration,” said Holstine. “This festival showcases not only our fine arts and crafts but […]

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Sat. Sept 12: We are ONE Reggae Sun.Fest

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Out & About

On September 12th, 2015 from 1pm until midnight. We Are One will present the 4th Annual Reggae Sun.Fest. For the first time, Sun.Fest will be held at Gesundheit Institute. GI! was founded by Patch Adams. The event will take place outside Hillsboro WV, on Locust Creek Road. The previous location, Pretty Penny Cafe, is now […]

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June 11-14: Ducks, Games, & Fireworks at River Fest!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Out & About

A Ronceverte, WV tradition, join the fun at this year’s River Festival, scheduled from Thursday, June 11th-14th. This event is held at Island Park and is home to the Great Rubber Ducky Race where a $5 ticket can win you $10,000!! Island Park is a 20-acre park located on alongside the Greenbrier River and off […]

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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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