Calendar

Apr
1
Tue
Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine Open for Season @ Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine
Apr 1 – Nov 1 all-day

The Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine opens April 1st for the 2014 season (closes Nov 1).  Operating hours are from 10am to 6pm with last tour departing at 5:30pm.  Special arrangements can be made for group tours.  Adults $20, Children $12, Seniors $15, Military $14.  Group Tour rates available.

Sep
18
Thu
The Birdcage showing at The Raleigh @ The Raleigh Playhouse & Theatre
Sep 18 – Sep 21 all-day

See The Bird Cage on the big screen at The Raleigh.  Shows Sept 18-20 at 8:15pm and Sept 20-21 at 4:15 pm.

Sep
20
Sat
Gold Rush Flea Market @ Beckley Intermodal Gateway
Sep 20 @ 7:00 am

The Gold Rush Flea Market is every Saturday 7am-1pm at the Beckley Intermodal Gateway Plaza.

Sep
21
Sun
Sundays @ Two @ Tamarack - The Best of West Virginia
Sep 21 @ 2:00 pm

Every Sunday at 2pm there is music, live music and it is free to attend.  Tamarack hosts all types of musicians playing all types of music.  Check their website events page for who will be performing. There is no admission fee for any Sunday @ Two performance. Tickets are required due to limited seating and are available after 10 a.m. on the morning of the performance at the Information Desk.

Sep
27
Sat
Gold Rush Flea Market @ Beckley Intermodal Gateway
Sep 27 @ 7:00 am

The Gold Rush Flea Market is every Saturday 7am-1pm at the Beckley Intermodal Gateway Plaza.

Sep
28
Sun
Sundays @ Two @ Tamarack - The Best of West Virginia
Sep 28 @ 2:00 pm

Every Sunday at 2pm there is music, live music and it is free to attend.  Tamarack hosts all types of musicians playing all types of music.  Check their website events page for who will be performing. There is no admission fee for any Sunday @ Two performance. Tickets are required due to limited seating and are available after 10 a.m. on the morning of the performance at the Information Desk.

Oct
4
Sat
Chili Night In October @ Historic Beckley
Oct 4 all-day

Taste and judge the variety of great chilli on hand for this fun festival. Live entertainment. Kids activities and rides. From 5 – 9 p.m. along Main, Heber and Neville Streets in Uptown Beckley. Admission is $5 (5 tickets plus peoples choice coin). Chilli served from 5-8pm or until participants run out! Other food, desserts and drinks available.

Half Marathon, 5K Run and 5K Walk
Oct 4 all-day

Half Marathon, 5K Run and 5K Walk. Run or walk on a picturesque and challenging course as only Southern WV can offer . . . through historic downtown Beckley.

Pumpkin Harvest Festival @ United Methodist Burlington Center
Oct 4 – Oct 5 all-day

Arts, crafts, food, music, 5K run, face painting, carving contest, hay rides, haunted trail, antique vendors and Little Mr & Miss Pumpkin contest.

The October Sky Rocket Boys Festival
Oct 4 all-day

This annual festival in it’s 15th year will be in Beckley for the second year. Held in past years in Coalwood, WV (where Homer Hickam and the Rocket Boys grew up) this year the event will be staged in Beckley, WV at the Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine/New River Park. Motorcoach tours will be offered to visit Coalwood.