• FREE and Inexpensive Things To Do in the Beckley-Raleigh County Area:

    Vacationing can be fun without breaking the bank! Here is a list of some awesome ideas for you and your family and friends that are either free or low cost. 1 – Take a hike – options: McManus Trail thru Beckley, fitness trail in New River Park, Piney Creek Trails (various trails near the Cline […]

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  • Beckley’s Veterans Day Parade

    2021 Parade Theme is “No Veteran Left Behind” Grand Marshall: Kenneth Ferrell, US Airforce Master Sergeant retired. American Legion Post 32, Visit Southern WV and the City of Beckley will host the annual Veterans Parade on Thursday, November 11, 2021, beginning at 11 a.m. A Memory Walk and Honor Walk section near the end of […]

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  • Exploring Spring Wildflowers in Raleigh County

    With the arrival of spring in Raleigh County comes bursts of wildflowers painting our trails in vibrant colors. Spend the day soaking up the sunshine and gazing upon some of our favorite flora on a hike. Here are just a few great places to find these seasonal blooms.  Grandview Grandview is home to some of […]

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  • Planning A Meeting In Beckley-Raleigh County

    The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has been felt across many different markets, including the meetings and event industry. Like all others, these vendors have pivoted. Industry organizations in the Beckley-Raleigh County area have been working hard to provide new resources and safety precautions for professionals needing to host their meetings and events.  Under Governor […]

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  • Beckley Area Hotel COVID-19 Policies

    Over the past year, local hotels and lodging facilities have had to adjust and change the way they do business to ensure their facilities meet the highest standard of cleanliness – both on a state and national level.  As the COVID-19 pandemic impacted the travel industry, Beckley area hotels have stepped up to optimize guest […]

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  • 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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  • Thanks to all of the cruisers who participated in our Neighborhood Cruise today! Thanks to Tamarack for allowing us to lineup there and to those who watched! #beckley #beckleyevents #visitwv #tamarack

    Thanks to all of the cruisers who participated in our Neighborhood Cruise today! Thanks to Tamarack for allowing us to lineup there and to those who watched! #beckley #beckleyevents #visitwv #tamarack Posted to Instagram by beckleyraleigh/.

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