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Sat. May 26: 3rd Annual Alderson Strawberry Festival!

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, Valley View

The Third Annual Alderson Strawberry Festival will take place Saturday, May 26th from 9am to 5pm in the center of town on both the Greenbrier and Monroe County sides.  Sponsored by Alderson Main Street, coordinated by Mystik Miller, and featuring the freshest of strawberries from Sunset Berry Farm, this event has become hugely popular. For […]

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In the Valley: Make Massage a New Year’s Resolution!

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, Valley View

Massage as a healing tool has been around for thousands of years in many cultures. Touching is a natural human reaction to pain and stress, and for conveying compassion and support. Located in downtown Lewisburg, Davia Bell and her team at Trinity Bodyworks and Healing invites you to hire them for a massage so you […]

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Sat. Nov 25: Christmas Art Sale at Lee Street Studios!

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, Valley View

On Saturday, November 25th, stop in Lee Street Studios in downtown Lewisburg for their first annual Christmas Art Sale. From 10am to 4pm, visitors are encouraged to shop and support the art community in Lewisburg. You will find unique works by Michael Christie, Susan Ernst, Janet Anderson, Anne Gardner, Debbie Rapp, Susan Smead, Diane Mitchell, […]

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VALLEY VIEW: STEP INTO HISTORY AT NORTH HOUSE MUSEUM

By: LBSPY / Category: Ben Anderson, Blog, History, Valley View

Over the years, many Greenbrier Countians have taken the almost 200-year-old North House on West Washington Street for granted. Every day, Lewisburg natives traveling up and down Rt. 60 nonchalantly zoom by the small glass-enclosed porte-cochere of the building. Little do they realize that they are passing by a living juggernaut, managed by one of […]

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

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, 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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Friday, April 7: Poetry Night at Wild Bean!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Valley View

April is National Poetry Month! The Wild Bean in downtown Lewisburg is celebrating with live poetry on Friday, April 7th at 6pm by Neal Krakover, Sarah Elkins, and Doug Vangundy. There will also be an open mic for people that want to do their own reading. Read more about the poets below: Neal Krakover staunch […]

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SAT. FEB 18: MONTY PYTHON MOVIE NIGHT!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Valley View

On Saturday, February 18th, you’re invited to watch Dennis the Constitutionalist peasant defend his anarcho-syndicalist communal lifestlyle against King Arthur during “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” FREE movie night at the brewery! Dennis: What I object to is you automatically treat me like an inferior. King Arthur: Well, I am king. Dennis: Oh, king […]

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Valley View: Dickey’s, An American Success Story.

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Valley View

The origins of American barbecue date back to colonial times, with the first recorded mention in 1672.  In 1769, George Washington mentioned attending a “barbicue” in Alexandria, Virginia. As the country expanded westwards along the Gulf of Mexico north along the Mississippi River, barbecue went with it. Simply throwing meat on a grill is not […]

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AUG 12-21: FAIR FARE @ WV STATE FAIR!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Food & Drink, Valley View

It is now August and summer is quickly moving along toward the WV State Fair! This is a perfect chance to get out and enjoy an exciting, family friendly, fun and diverse event that celebrates some of the best qualities that West Virginia has to share.  Last year, I tasted my way thru a few […]

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Sat. Mar 5 – Splash into the Polar Bear Plunge!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Valley View

On Saturday, March 5th, swimmers will splash into the 13th Annual Greenbrier Valley Polar Bear Plunge at Blue Bend Recreational Area in Monongahela National Forest. Starting at 1pm, an estimated 100+ people will get their adrenaline flowing as they dip into the frigid water while another 1,300+ will watch in awe. Last year, a snowstorm […]

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What would Santa Drink? Find out w/ HashtagWV!

What would Santa Drink w/ HashtagWV Lewisburg WV - What would Santa drink? Find out with HashtagWV this December! And enter for your chance to WIN a dozen cupcakes from B. Sweet Confectionery in White Sulphur Springs, WV. Other features this month include the revelry at Shanghai Parade, Laughin in Lewisburg (a comedy show at the Wild Bean), WV Artist Sean O’Connell, and so […]

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Best Things to Do in Lewisburg WV! - Spending a day in Lewisburg? Here are a few of the best things to do while you’re visiting. Start your day at the Wild Bean coffee shop.  Located downtown, this cafe offers premium coffee, tea, veggie cuisine, wi-fi, entertainment, and more! The breakfast menu consisting of breakfast burritos, egg scrambles, breakfast sandwiches and granola w/ […]
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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 […]