MKTO/Emblem3 performance at 2014 State Fair cancelled

The State Fair of West Virginia has announced that a scheduling conflict has forced the cancelation of the Sunday, Aug. 10, MKTO/Emblem3 concert. To replace the cancelled show, the State Fair is pleased to present the addition of two free shows. McClain with China Anne McClain will take the stage at 2 p.m., followed by American Pride the Statler Brother More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 25th, 2014

Appalachian String Band Music Festival turns 25!

The Appalachian String Band Music Festival at Camp Washington-Carver in Fayette County at Clifftop turns 25 this year. The popular family-friendly event, presented by the WV Division of Culture and History, includes More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 11th, 2014

Rhonda Vincent in Covington July 11

Bluegrass superstar Rhonda Vincent will be performing live on Main Street in Covington, VA on Friday, July 11 beginning at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 day of show and are on sale now at the Arts More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 11th, 2014

The Blues Brothers Tribute in Pulaski, VA

The Fine Arts Center for the New River Valley and the Town of Pulaski is co-sponsoring a Concert Variety Show featuring The Blues Brothers Tribute Artists, Josh Livingston and Jarrod Millsaps. Other entertainment More...

Born Old
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 11th, 2014

Pocahontas County Opera House hosts Music in The Mountains Old Time Festival

The Pocahontas County Opera House is starting its 2014-15 season with two days of old time music and old-fashioned fun during the Music in the Mountains Old Time Festival. Born Old Born Old will kick off this celebration More...

Alex Brand’s Marble Saturn Bowl (Photo courtesy of Greenbrier Valley Theatre)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 11th, 2014

Beautiful blown glass bowl donated to GVT’s Art Auction

Alex Brand’s Marble Saturn Bowl (Photo courtesy of Greenbrier Valley Theatre) This stunning blown glass bowl, donated by Alex Brand, will be featured in GVT’s 20th Annual Art Auction, July 12. His Marble Saturn More...

Second Annual Summer Arts Camp participants: Front Row: Robert Grecu (left), Zoe Hinkey, Hannah Smart, Grace Johnson, Ben Winfield, Adriran Grecu, Ryan Wagner, Kate Nassif and Mya Matherson; Back Row: Zella Miller (left), Revanna Preston, Sarah Lore, Abby Tharp, Karigan Skiba, Grace Coffindaffer, Lily Dense, and Luna Martin (Photo by Josie Martin)
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, July 7th, 2014

Trilliumpalooza a hit! Another success for the local Arts

Second Annual Summer Arts Camp participants: Front Row: Robert Grecu (left), Zoe Hinkey, Hannah Smart, Grace Johnson, Ben Winfield, Adriran Grecu, Ryan Wagner, Kate Nassif and Mya Matherson; Back Row: Zella Miller More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 27th, 2014

‘All The World’s a Stage’ at GVT Summer Drama Camp

There is still time to register for Summer Drama Camp at Greenbrier Valley Theatre. Camp runs Monday, July 21 – Sunday Aug. 3. Summer Camp is offered to children age 5-14. A performance on Aug. 3 will showcase More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 27th, 2014

Dave Mason’s Traffic Jam at Carnegie Hall on August 3

The Dave Mason Traffic Jam show originally scheduled for May has been rescheduled and will now be coming to Lewisburg on Sunday, Aug. 3 at Carnegie Hall of West Virginia featuring Dave Mason Rock & Roll Hall More...

Shoshanna Schwimmer on Display at GVT
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 27th, 2014

Shoshanna Schwimmer donates art work to GVT Auction

Shoshanna Schwimmer now has five pieces of art work on display in the lobby of Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT). Two are her special blend of fabric, stitching and ornaments. Shoshanna Schwimmer on Display at GVT The More...