On Nov. 3, starting at 5 p.m. in downtown Lewisburg, enjoy the arts, shopping, and dining as part of First Friday’s After 5. The weather is getting colder, but we can still celebrate First Fridays with great music, fabulous food, and holiday shopping!
The Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center welcomes in the holiday season with the Alderson Quilters’ annual show and sale. Stop in to view their artistry and purchase that perfect holiday gift! Members of the group will be on hand to talk about their craft and will have tickets available for their 2023 raffle quilt. Music throughout the evening will be provided by local ukulele band, G.R.O.U.P. Also, representatives from the American Legion will display information about their organization and explain the differences they make in the lives of veterans, service members and their families. (905 Washington Street W 304-645-1000)
Please join the American Legion Post 69 at the Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center. This month we’ll be celebrating Veterans Day with Poppies. The Poppy is a traditional recognition of your support for those who served. This year, donations from Poppy sales will be used to provide scholarships for the American Legion Boys State summer program. We’ll also be serving Ginger Snaps and hot Apple Cider to welcome the Fall season. Stop and visit to find out about happenings at the Post and our support of Veterans.
Carnegie Hall’s rotating galleries open Friday, Nov. 3, with winter exhibits by Pat Cross, Thomas Ruggerio, and Dennis Ott, and Sean O’Connell. There will be an opening reception and demo at 5 p.m. The exhibits are free and open to the public, Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The exhibits will run through Dec. 29. For more information, please visit carnegiehallwv.org, call 304-645-7917, or stop by the Hall at 611 Church Street, Lewisburg.
The Hub is excited to have an open house Bingo night! Family Fun Bingo night is from 5 – 7 p.m. We will have four 30-minute games with prizes. (232 Lee Street Building C, 304-647-4994 @thehubstudentcafe)
MerryWeather’s is here to get you ready for fall with 20% off ALL denim ALL day Friday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.! Come see the new styles and reimagined space on Court Street! (850 Court Street, 681-318-3300 @shopmerryweathers)
It’s the most wonderful time of the year at Little Black Box because our Annual End of the Year Pre-Sale begins! Save up to 60% on your favorite styles and brands. LBB offers free bra fittings and a free gift when you spend $150 or more. Open until 8 p.m. (818 Jefferson Street S, 304-645-6646 @littleblackbox)
Bella the Corner Gourmet is featuring Cheers, Chocolates and Christmas! Cheer: new wines & party beverages. Chocolate: Kevbot Chocolates. Christmas: a sneak peek! (1017 Washington Street East, 304-529-2414 @bellagourmetwv)
Edith’s Store – It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Edith’s will have complimentary mulled apple cider using Simply organic mulling spices mix. Mulled apple cider is a delicious cold weather treat! The spiced apple cider recipe will warm you from the inside out and is perfect for the holidays! Open until 6. (1035 E Washington Street, 304-645-7998, @edithshealthstore)
A New Chapter is offering free tarot readings. It’s fun! (922 Washington Street West 681-318-3501, @newchapterbookswv)
The Shoe Box has a fabulous fall selection of shoes and boots. Open until 8 p.m.! (847 N Court Street 681-318-3377, @theshoeboxwv)
Patina hosts traditional Celtic Music by Patrick O’Flaherty and complementary Girl Scout Cookies and drinks. (1046 Washington Street, 304-520-4962 @patina.lewisburgwv)
Stardust Café is always excited for Prime Rib night personally prepared by Chef Dan Perry, every First Friday. (1023 Washington Street E, 304-647-3663 @stardustcafewv)
At The Asylum, Shawn Benfield and Ben Davis will perform. We also will have our fall cocktail list and beer list out! (339 E Randolph Street 681-318-3515, @asylum.lewisburg)
Enjoy Free Music by Country Blue at the Washington Street Pub from 5 to 8 p.m.! Join in on the nightlife fun. (1030 E Washington Street, 304-645-7386, @washingtonstpub)
First Fridays is sponsored by City National Bank and the Shops & Restaurants of Downtown Lewisburg. For more information check us out online: facebook.com/firstfridaysafter5, instagram.com/firstfridaysafter5, and visitlewisburgwv.com.