Entertainment Calendar: April 30 – May 8

ONGOING Art exhibits: WV Woodturners Association, Museum Gallery; Works by Terry Shutko, Auditorium Gallery; Town and Country by Ginger Danz, Old Stone Gallery; Carnegie Hall, through April 29 SATURDAY, APRIL 30 52nd annual Show Me Hike, Greenbrier State Forest, 10 a.m. 30th annual Great Greenbrier River Race, Marlinton, 10:30 a.m. The MET: Live in More...

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Marissa Miluk
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, May 2nd, 2016

The traveling vegan

By Peggy Mackenzie What could be more wonderful – to win a contest to go on a six-month foodie tour of the world all expenses paid? That’s what happened to Marissa Miluk, 21, a recent vegan convert and daughter More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, May 2nd, 2016

Chocolate Chase Fun Walk part of May’s First Fridays after Five

Historic Downtown Lewisburg celebrates First Fridays after Five on Friday, May 6. Join the fun and enjoy live music, art events and more, all free to the public. HospiceCare’s rescheduled Lewisburg Chocolate Chase More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, May 2nd, 2016

Greenbrier Artists Annual Show at Carnegie opens First Friday

The Greenbrier Artists Annual Art Show and Sale in the Old Stone Room at Carnegie Hall in Lewisburg opens with a reception on Friday, May 6. This year’s theme is “Art Visions.” The show will feature recent More...

Work has begun at WV Fine Artisans Gallery on West Washington Street, Lewisburg. Pictured: Judie Lewis, crew chief (left), John Telisko, Sandra Schmocker, Bruce Brenneman and Judith Bair, a few of the participating artists.
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, May 2nd, 2016

Local artists plan pop-up gallery

A group of 15 artists and artisans have come together under the name WV Fine Artisans Gallery to develop a retail space in Lewisburg. The co-op plans to open for business at the former site of the Old Hardware Gallery More...

Elektra
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, May 2nd, 2016

A Daughter’s Revenge – The Met: Live in HD

Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT), in partnership with The Met: Live in HD, presents Richard Strauss’s Greek tragedy Elektra on Saturday, Apr. 30, at 12:55 p.m. The simulcast will run approximately two hours with More...

Natl Tourism Week logo
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, May 2nd, 2016

Celebrate National Travel and Tourism Week at Greenbrier Valley Vistors Center

On Tuesday, May 3, the Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) will celebrate National Travel and Tourism Week with an Open House at the Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center located in downtown Lewisburg. More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, May 2nd, 2016

WVU Libraries promotes life and works of Pearl S. Buck with new website

Chronicling the life and works of Pearl S. Buck, a new website launched by the West Virginia and Regional History Center enables online visitors to explore the Nobel Prize winner’s archives now preserved at West More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, May 2nd, 2016

The Greenbrier to celebrate 238th birthday in May

The Greenbrier is ready to celebrate its 238th birthday, and the party is going to be one to remember. Five days of celebration are planned to commemorate the event, beginning Wednesday, May 4, and running through More...

Neely Seems
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, May 2nd, 2016

GVT Youth Showcases continue

Greenbrier Valley Theatre’s (GVT) Youth Education Program concludes their 2016 spring showcases with performances by the GVTeens and Conservatory classes. On May 6 at 7 p.m. the GVTeen Conservatory will perform More...