• Veteran’s Day Reverse Parade Cancelled – Grand Marshall will be honored at American Legion

    Due to the weather forecast of heavy rains and thunderstorms for November 11, 2020 the decision has been made to cancel the Reverse Veteran’s Day Parade that was to be held at the Raleigh County Memorial Airport.  Commander David Bragg has directed the committee not to reschedule the event.  The American Legion Post 32 will […]

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  • Best of West Virginia: Raleigh County

    Raleigh County is home to an array of spectacular businesses, from restaurants and breweries to art galleries and unique attractions. Take a look at our county’s Best of West Virginia 2020 nominees below, then vote on your picks! Voting ends on October 11.  Best Ski Resort – Winterplace Ski Resort Best Unique Attraction, Best Art […]

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  • Explore Raleigh County: Things to Do During Your Visit

    Spend the weekend in the Beckley area and experience all that this part of Southern West Virginia has to offer. From exciting outdoor activities and breathtaking views to fascinating history and awe-inspiring architecture, there’s plenty to discover here. Find more about our top attractions and how you can make the most of your next trip.    […]

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  • Raleigh County Attractions Open & Operating With New Regulations

    Whether you are looking forward to relaxing by a lake or shopping for local goods made by a West Virginia artisan, Raleigh County has a number of great attractions to help you get out of the house and enjoy your summer. While the safety of our residents and our visitors is top priority, the following […]

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  • Golfing Options in Beckley-Raleigh County

    Beckley-Raleigh County is home to a number of golf courses, all of which have adjusted their operations to align with the regulations around social distancing and limiting interaction during this pandemic.  Looking to get outside and hit the greens? Check out the list of golf courses below. As things continue to change, we encourage you […]

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  • Carry-Out Food and Beverages in Raleigh County

    In an attempt to keep our communities informed about the current dining options available to them, Beckley-Raleigh County CVB is compiling a list of local restaurants that are providing carry-out/drive-thru/delivery options. We always encourage the support of small businesses, and now it is especially important. Keep checking back as we continue to update this list […]

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  • A Dose of Christmas Cheer: Holiday Events in Raleigh County

    It’s the holiday season here in the Beckley and Raleigh County areas. Parades galore, selfies with Santa and classic holiday events – there are plenty of ways to get into the Christmas spirit this year! Tamarack is a can’t-miss destination this holiday season. Throughout the month of December, you can stop by to get your […]

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  • July Events 2018

    Some special events to look forward during the month of July in the City of Beckley include: Fridays in the Park concerts are held at Word Park on Neville Street from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm, weather-permitting.  The July schedule begins with the Quiet Enough band and Theatre West Virginia (Hatfields & McCoys songs) on July 6.  […]

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  • Sweet Treats Festival (Part of Beckley’s Rhododendron Festival)

    Sweet desserts and sweet music by local youth will be featured at Beckley’s 12th annual Sweet Treats dessert event planned for Saturday, May 12.  Local students will perform during the Raleigh County Schools’ Day of the Arts from 10:30 am to 4:00 pm.  The dessert-tasting hours will begin at 11:30 am and run until 3:00 p.m. (or while supplies last).  Activities will […]

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  • Celebration on McManus Trails Events – April 21st!

    Due to snow that occurred on April 7, several of the activities initially planned for the Opening Day for Trails celebration in Beckley were postponed until  Saturday, April 21. The City of Beckley and WVU Tech’s Biology Club will host events on the McManus Trail such as color runs/walks, doggie dash and a youth bike […]

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