Adventure Advisory: Ringing in the New Year around West Virginia

The Adventure Advisory, prepared and distributed by the West Virginia Division of Tourism, highlights some of the many activities happening across the Mountain State. Additional listings are posted at; click the Calendar tab. Event organizers and promoters are encouraged to submit items electronically at Jan. 4: Holidays More...

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One of the auction items - a bowl made of wood from the historic Barracks Building in downtown Lewisburg
By admin On Monday, December 22nd, 2014

Stellar Evening a success

Couples dancing The Greenbrier Historical Society’s 14th Annual Stellar Evening fundraiser proved once again to be a “stellar” time! We had a wonderful evening with dancing, good food and a fun atmosphere! More...

Greenbrier Valley Chorale
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

Chorale’s Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols continues tradition begun at Kings College

The Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols performance by the Greenbrier Valley Chorale on Sunday, Dec. 14, is patterned after the famous Christmas Eve service that has been held annually at Kings College Chapel in More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

EXTRA: End-of-Year 4th Friday Music at White Sulphur Springs Library

The White Sulphur Springs Public Library is happy to add on one more “Fourth Friday” music program before the year’s end. We will meet Friday, Dec. 19, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the library, located in the heart More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

Free Nutrition Seminar: Tired and wired!?

Are you feeling tired and wired? Not only is the cold weather making our muscles shiver and teeth chatter, but the holidays present a dizzying array of mental, emotional, and physical demands. Despite your best More...

The Bob Thompson Unit will present their annual holiday concert, Joy to the World, on Sunday, Dec. 14 at The Asylum in Lewisburg
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

The Asylum and Casasanta bring some swing to the holidays with the Bob Thompson Unit

By Sarah Mansheim On Sunday, Dec. 14, The Asylum in downtown Lewisburg will present its first live music event, celebrating the season with Bob Thompson’s Joy to the World annual holiday concert. The jazz concert, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

Tamarack highlights December events

It’s that time of year: the always hectic but joyful, holiday season. At Tamarack, where everything is Mountain State made, guests are greeted with the sounds, sights, tastes, and scents of the seasons. According More...

Johannes Martin Kranzle as Beckmesser in Wagner’s Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg (Photo courtesy Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

Epic operatic comedy up next at the Met

Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT), partnering with The Met: Live in HD, will present a simulcast of Richard Wagner’s Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg, Saturday, Dec. 13, at noon. The broadcast will run approximately More...

Kathy Mattea
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 5th, 2014

Kathy Mattea to grace the stage at Carnegie Hall

By Peggy Mackenzie Kathy Mattea will be returning to Lewisburg’s Carnegie Hall stage on Thursday, Dec. 11, with her “Songs and the Season” holiday program, a thoughtful blend of old favorites and music from More...

Mark davis with Bohran
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 5th, 2014

Mark Davis Workshops at Trillium

The first weekend in December Trillium Performing Arts will host percussion workshops by Mark Davis at the Legendary Lewis Theatre located at 113 N Court Street. The workshops are $15 for one, $20 for two and $25 More...