Events

Feb
23
Fri
Shrek the Musical, Jr @ Woodrow Wilson High School Auditorium
Feb 23 – Feb 25 all-day

Join us for Shrek the Musical, Jr.  February 23 & 24th at 7pm and Sunday the 25th at 3pm.

Mar
2
Fri
Biddy Buddy All-Star Tournament @ Beckley Area Basketball Facilities
Mar 2 – Mar 4 all-day

46th Annual Chick-fil-A YMCA Biddy-Buddy All-Star Basketball Tournament

Over the past four decades, thousands of youth have made lasting memories through the Chick-fil-A YMCA Biddy-Buddy All-Star Basketball Tournament.  The Y welcomes 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th & 8th grade teams from across the country and provides them with the opportunity to compete at a high level in the sport they’re passionate about.

Mar
9
Fri
Hunks In Heels @ Lewis Automotive Event Hall
Mar 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

A fun evening of entertainment to benefit the Women’s Resource Center

Apr
1
Sun
Easter Brunch at Tamarack @ Tamarack
Apr 1 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

We invite you to join Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia this Easter for a brunch featuring the Mountain State’s finest cuisine.

Seatings: 11:30, 12, 12:30 and 1pm.   Tamarack’s Grand Ballroom

May
6
Sun
Rhododendron Festival @ Events throughout Beckley-Raleigh County
May 6 – May 26 all-day

rhodo5A Celebration of WV’s State Flower – events including art show, classes, concerts, Sweet Treats, history, recreation & scenic walks.

Will post 2018 schedule when it’s available.

May
12
Sat
The Migration Celebration @ Little Beaver State Park
May 12 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Taking place at Little Beaver State Park, this family friendly celebration of West Virginia’s birds and the state’s natural heritage takes place Saturday, May 12th from 9am to 5 pm. Photography workshop, bird and bugs walks, storytelling, kids activities and more.  A full calendar of events will be available on the Three Rivers Avian Center website.  Admission is free but donations are we

Jun
9
Sat
Kids Annual Fishing Derby @ Little Beaver State Park
Jun 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Discover the joys of fishing and develop an appreciation of WV streams, rivers and wildlife at this annual event. We welcome kids 14 and under and their families to join us to “Get hooked on Fishing, Not on Drugs!” Bring basic fishing gear. Lunch and a limited supply of bait will be provided.  Registration is from 9am to 10:30am and kids must be registered to be eligible for prizes.  There will also be archery and hayrides activities.

Phil Dirt and the Dozers @ Grandview - Cliffside Amphitheatre
Jun 9 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

See Phil Dirt and the Dozers perform live at Grandview Amphitheatre.

Jun
16
Sat
Daniel Vineyards Spring Wine Festival @ Daniel Vineyards
Jun 16 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Enjoy the best of West Virginia wines, artisans, music, food vendors and more.  Cost is $10 and includes wine tastings and commemorative glass (21 with ID) and live entertainment. No pets, no coolers. Bring a chair and enjoy your day.

*Ages 13-20 $5; Ages 12 & under free

Aug
24
Fri
Annual Appalachian Arts & Crafts Fair @ Beckley Raleigh County Convention Center
Aug 24 – Aug 26 all-day

In its’ 54th year – this annual event is a favorite for both vendors and patrons alike. Feast your eyes on the colors, feel the wondrous textures, appreciate the love and care which designed and made every piece.  West Virginia is abundant with talent and this talent can be seen and purchased at the show.  Over 100 vendors will show and sell their creations.  Everything from quilts, to pottery, to sculptures, to wood works.

In addition to the crafts, the show features daily musical entertainment for your listening pleasure.  Everything from traditional Celtic to Bluegrass, these WV entertainers are sure to please.