WV Museum of Music Grand Opening

Charleston Town Center 3000 CHARLESTON TOWN CENTER, Charleston, WV, United States

The companion to the WVMHoF's Hall of Fame Store which showcases the 56 WVMHoF inductees, the new 3,600 square foot Museum of Music will be filled with interactive exhibits, memorabilia, […]

Virtuoso Violins from Lincoln Center, NYC

Charleston Chamber Music Society

This event was recorded live at Lincoln Center in New York City featuring performers from the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and guest pianist, Orion Weiss. Weiss has been […]

Free

Contemporary/Lyrical Dance Class

Magic Island 101 Kanawha Boulevard West, Charleston, WV, United States

Join River City Youth Ballet Ensemble teacher, Emily Hanna for a ballet-based contemporary class that encourages freedom of movement and expression. For middle and high school students and adults. About the instructor: Emily Hanna Emily began her study of dance at the age of 3 in Charleston, WV. At a young age, she showed a talent and […]

Free

Paul Thorn, Amythyst Kiah, John Ellison, and more on Mountain Stage

The Culture Center 1900 Kanawha Blvd E, Charleston, WV, United States

This live music radio show is produced by West Virginia Public Broadcasting and distributed by NPR Music to 280 public radio stations nationwide. Become a part of the small, but […]

$30

Live Music Bingo

Red Carpet Lounge 308 Elizabeth St., Charleston, WV, United States

Come out and support Local Music and Local Business with a fun, interactive, game of LIVE MUSIC BINGO! June 14 features: Three's Company Blues. June 21 features: TBD Free to play! Prizes Awarded!1 A mash up of live music from local musicians and bingo! Instead of letters and numbers being called out, you’ll mark spaces on […]

Free

History Alive: Nellie Bly

KCPL Zoom Charleston, WV, United States

Nellie Bly, adventurer, inventor, and ground-breaking investigative reporter was the pen name of Elizabeth Jane Cochrane. In 1887, to be hired as a reporter with Pulitzer’s New York The World, […]

Event Series Virtual Storytime

Virtual Storytime

Kanawha County Public Library

Enjoy a new story with Kanawha County Public Library each week on Facebook. Plus get suggestions for other great books for children.Ages birth-5 Have a few minutes to help us out? […]

Free

Three Things: Season 6, Episode 5

Red Carpet Lounge 308 Elizabeth St., Charleston, WV, United States

FestivALL presents Season 6, Episode 5 of Three Things! This special FestivALL episode will take place, for the first time in over a year, in-person!This episode features business owner Paul Greco, artist Newman Jackson, and spiritual director Megan Lyon.LOCATION: Red Carpet Lounge - parking lot (enter in between Red Carpet Patio & Tricky Fish)Enjoy fellowship, […]

Pre-Game Concert at Power Park

GoMart Ballpark 601 Morris St., Charleston, WV

Head over to Power Park before the game starts to catch a concert featuring local musicians on the stage behind the press box. WV Power hosts the Gastonia Honey Hunters – game starts at 7:05, music at 5:30 Tickets Available at the gate or in advance at www.wvpower.com or 304-344-2287

Free

Full Color Magazine

Capitol Midwestern Baseball Field Bigley & Garrison Ave, WV

Come by and help decorate the exterior of the left field fence at the Capital Midwestern-Bigley lower field and learn about the Magazine Branch – Charleston’s largest watershed.All ages welcome. […]

Event Series Virtual Storytime

Virtual Storytime

Kanawha County Public Library

Enjoy a new story with Kanawha County Public Library each week on Facebook. Plus get suggestions for other great books for children.Ages birth-5 Have a few minutes to help us out? […]

Free

Three Things: Season 6, Episode 6

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV, United States

FestivALL presents Season 6, Episode 6 of Three Things! This special FestivALL episode will take place, for the first time in over a year, in-person!This episode features Ron Sowell, Sarah Plumley, and Ben Salango.LOCATION: Susan Runyan Maier Sculpture Garden at the Clay Center. Please enter through the main, front doors of the building.Enjoy fellowship, the […]

Three Things: Season 6, Episode 7

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV, United States

FestivALL presents Season 6, Episode 7 of Three Things! This special FestivALL episode will take place, for the first time in over a year, in-person!This episode features co-owner of Kinship Goods Dan Davis, musician Shelem- Isaac Fadiga, and founder of Cafe Appalachia Cheryl Laws. LOCATION: Susan Runyan Maier Sculpture Garden at the Clay Center. Please enter […]

$10

Three Things: Season 6, Episode 8

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV, United States

FestivALL presents Season 6, Episode 8 of Three Things!  This episode features CEO/Executive Director of WV Health Right Dr. Angie Settle, filmmaker John Nakashima, and Writer/ Translator/Lyricist/Photographer Randi Ward. LOCATION: Susan Runyan Maier Sculpture Garden at the Clay Center. Please enter through the main, front doors of the building. Enjoy fellowship, the beautiful newly renovated Sculpture […]

$10

Foam at the Dome

Foam at the Dome 1600 Washington St., Charleston, WV, United States

Foam at the Dome returns on October 9th and features the Hops & Heat Chili Cookoff presented by Encova Insurance.With a special date comes a special time and location for this year only! In 2021, we'll hold Foam at the Dome right in the heart of the East End at the intersection of Elizabeth St. […]

$40

Charleston Light Opera Guild presents ‘Putting it Together’

Charleston Light Opera Guild

Back by popular demand and one-night only! The Charleston Light Opera Guild will present Putting It Together, featuring the songs of lyricist/composer Stephen Sondheim from 13 of hismusical theater productions and is a review with a plot.A married couple hosts the husband’s young business associate, along with an uninvited guest, at a house party following a […]

$20

Live Music Bingo

Red Carpet Lounge 308 Elizabeth St., Charleston, WV, United States

Come out and support Local Music and Local Business with a fun, interactive, game of LIVE MUSIC BINGO! Music: The John Inghram Band featuring John (of course) Bud Carroll, Randy Gilkey, and Andrew Gillum.Free to play! Prizes Awarded!A mash up of live music from local musicians and bingo! Instead of letters and numbers being called out, […]

Free

Three Things: Season 6, Episode 9

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV

FestivALL presents Season 6, Episode 9 of Three Things during FestivFALL! This episode features Musician John Inghram, Owner of Rock City Cake Co. Morgan Morrison, and Greta McClain of GoodSpace Murals.Location: The Capitol Market, 800 Smith St. FestivALL’s live monthly speaker series, Three Things, showcases three West Virginians who will share insight into their personal story of where they […]

$10

GoodSpace Mural Unveiling

Lee Street Lounge 222 Lee Street, Charleston, West Virginia

We are excited to unveil Charleston's GoodSpace Mural! Greta McLain and her team at GoodSpace Murals have been working hard since FestivALL in June to create a colorful and vibrant mural that […]

Three Things: Season 7, Episode 1

John L. Dickinson Family Homeowner Education & Community Center 815 Court St., Charleston, WV, United States

FestivALL is excited to present Season 7, Episode of Three Things!Season 7: Episode 1 guests are Judge Maryclaire Akers, Musician Holly Forbes, and Chef Anthony WilkinsLocation: John L. Dickinson Homeowner Education and Community Center| 815 Court St.FestivALL’s live monthly speaker series, Three Things, showcases three West Virginians who will share insight into their personal story of where they started, what they […]

$10

Three Things: Season 7, Episode 2

FestivALL presents Season 7: Episode 2 of Three Things!This episode of Three Things will feature Artist Ellie Schaul, Attorney Lia DiTrapano Fairless, and Food & Travel Editor, Writer and Marketer Steven Keith . FestivALL’s live monthly speaker series, Three Things, showcases three West Virginians who will share insight into their personal story of where they started, what they love, and where […]

$10

Three Things: Season 7, Episode 3

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV

FestivALL presents Season 7: Episode 3 of Three Things! This episode will feature Artist Nichole Westfall, Dance Instructor Mary Louise King, and Executive Director of the Huntington Symphony Orchestra Ian Jessee!  Beer & wine will be available for purchase thanks to the Wine Shop, and live music will be performed by the Three Things band featuring Larry […]

$10

Three Things: Season 7, Episode 4

The Clay Center Sculpture Garden 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV, United States

FestivALL presents Season 7 of Three Things! Episode 4 will feature Artist Laura Alvis, Business Owner Vince Gorby, and World's Strongest Man (2006) Phil Pfister.FestivALL’s live monthly speaker series, Three Things, showcases three West Virginians who will share insight into their personal story of where they started, what they love, and where they are going. Do you enjoy this […]

$10

TGKVF 60th Anniversary Celebration: STEAM for All

Slack Plaza, City Center 177 Summers Street, Charleston, West Virginia

Join the celebration! The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation invites you to celebrate their 60th anniversary - kicking off with STEAM for All at Slack Plaza & Brawley Walkway A free, […]

FestiVIOLA

Woman's Club of Charleston 1600 Virginia St., Charleston, WV, United States

A recital celebrating the viola in all its glory! This variety show features members of the Valley Violists, playing solos and multi-viola ensembles.Special guests: WVU Professor, Andrea Houde and members […]

$5

ARTbus Unveiling

Slack Plaza, City Center 177 Summers Street, Charleston, West Virginia

Charleston's ARTbus is back! Designs have been submitted and one design has been chosen!  This mobile mural will be unveiled on June 14th and begin hosting thousands of commuters! This […]

Chancellor’s STEM Speaker Series

Kanawha County Public Library

Bringing a variety of science, technology, engineering, and math speakers to WV’s capitol city, the Chancellor’s STEM Speaker Series presents Carl Zimmer, science journalist, for his talk “The Age of […]

Live Music Bingo

Tricky Fish 1611 Washington St. E, Charleston, WV, United States

Come out and support Local Music and Local Business with a fun, interactive, game of LIVE MUSIC BINGO! Music by 11:11Free to play! Prizes Awarded!A mash up of live music from local musicians and bingo! Instead of letters and numbers being called out, you’ll mark spaces on the provided bingo cards based on songs and random […]

Free
Event Series You Might As Well Live

You Might As Well Live

Unity Church 804 Myrtle Rd., Charleston, WV

The one-person play, You Might As Well Live, explores the life, loves, and legacy of literary icon and sharp-tongued member of the Algonquin Round Table - Dorothy Rothschild Parker.More details […]

Over The Edge

Downtown Truist Building & Davis Park 300 Summers St., Charleston, WV

Over the Edge is an urban rapelling experience where participants will rappel 211 feet from the Downtnown Truist Building in support of the YWCA Racial Justice Endowment Campaign. Participants will […]

Event Series You Might As Well Live

You Might As Well Live

Unity Church 804 Myrtle Rd., Charleston, WV

The one-person play, You Might As Well Live, explores the life, loves, and legacy of literary icon and sharp-tongued member of the Algonquin Round Table - Dorothy Rothschild Parker.More details […]

“A French Connection” at First Presby

First Presbyterian Church

A former student of First Presby Organist Emerita Carol Eich, David Houston returns to present a concert of French music. Mr. Houston is currently Associate for Music & Liturgy at […]

Free

Appalachian Festival of Young Voices

Charleston Coliseum & Convention Center 200 Civic Center Drive, Charleston, WV

This is the final concert of a national children's chorus festival that is produced by the Appalchian Children's Chorus, this year hosting children and boy choirs from Wyoming, Arizona, Minneasota, […]

Three Things: Season 7, Episode 5

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV

FestivALL presents Season 7 of Three Things!This episode features Lady D, Louis Argento and Amanda Jane.This episode will take place inside the Capitol Market at 800 Smith St.General Tickets: $10 (available now)Student Tickets: $5 (available day of show) FestivALL’s live monthly speaker series, Three Things, showcases three West Virginians who will share insight into their personal story […]

$10

The Wake Up Call: A West Virginia Hero’s Life (WV Documentary Premiere)

The Culture Center 1900 Kanawha Blvd E, Charleston, WV, United States

 “The Wake Up Call,” documentary by Storyline Motion Pictures is about the remarkable and heroic international life of West Virginia native Dave Evans. He had a notable, worldly career until the age […]

$10

Home by 10

Pop-up Venue 186 Summers St., Charleston, West Virginia

A monthly house show and pop-up show series welcoming local talent to perform at intimate spaces around Charleston, WV. This event features Charleston, WV band Static Fur, and Red Audio. Location: 186 Summers St. Produced by the Sage Soul Productions team (Christopher Vincent, Mallory Richards and Aaron Fisher), this intimate performance experience welcomes artists and the community to […]

Three Things: Season 7, Episode 6

John L. Dickinson Family Homeowner Education & Community Center 815 Court St., Charleston, WV, United States

FestivALL presents Season 7 of Three Things!This episode features owner of Mea Cuppa Venu Menon, actress Susan Marrash-Minnerly, and photographer Perry Bennett.This episode will take place inside at the Restore.General Tickets: $10 (available now)Student Tickets: $5 (available day of show) FestivALL’s live monthly speaker series, Three Things, showcases three West Virginians who will share insight into their […]

$10

Three Things: Season 7, Episode 7

John L. Dickinson Family Homeowner Education & Community Center 815 Court St., Charleston, WV, United States

FestivALL presents Season 7 of Three Things!This episode features Author Candace Nelson, Executive director at Mountain State Spotlight Ellen Allen, and artist Melissa Doty.This episode will take place inside at the Restore.General Tickets: $10 (available now)Student Tickets: $5 (available day of show)FestivALL’s live monthly speaker series, Three Things, showcases three West Virginians who will share insight […]

$10

Three Things: Season 7, Episode 8

John L. Dickinson Family Homeowner Education & Community Center 815 Court St., Charleston, WV, United States

FestivALL presents Season 7, Episode 8 of Three Things! Judge Tera Salango, Stuart Frazier, and George Patterson. Location: John L. Dickinson Family Homeowner Education & Community Center General Tickets: $10 (available now) Student Tickets: $5 (available day of show) FestivALL’s live monthly speaker series, Three Things, showcases three West Virginians who will share insight into their personal […]

$10

Event Series Dracula: The Seduction

Dracula: The Seduction

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV, United States

The Charleston Ballet Presents... DRACULA: THE SEDUCTION Sink your teeth into DRACULA: The Seduction! Music by Anthony DiLorenzo. Back by bloodthirsty demand, this terrifying tale returns to Charleston bigger and […]

$35 – $40
Event Series Dracula: The Seduction

Dracula: The Seduction

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV, United States

The Charleston Ballet Presents... DRACULA: THE SEDUCTION Sink your teeth into DRACULA: The Seduction! Music by Anthony DiLorenzo. Back by bloodthirsty demand, this terrifying tale returns to Charleston bigger and […]

$35 – $40

StreetWorks Art Auction

Bricks & Barrels 1214 Smith Street, Charleston, WV

Join Charleston Main Streets as they auction off your chance at having a custom pet portrait created by a talented local artist. Half of all proceeds will go towards the […]

Free

Echoes & Facades

Kanawha United Presbyterian 1009 Virginia St. E, Charleston, WV

Bernard Di Gregorio, Principal Viola of West Virginia Symphony and Violist of the Montclaire String Quartet, the Resident String Quartet of West Virginia State University, and Dr. Júlio Ribeiro Alves, […]

Free

Three Things: Season 7, Episode 9

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV

FestivALL presents Season 7 of Three Things during FestivFALL!FestivALL's live monthly speaker series showcases three guests who will share insight into their pesonal story of where they started, what they love, and where they are going. This episode features Amanda Barren, George Manahan & Steve Z.This episode will take place at the Capitol MarketGeneral Tickets: $10 […]

$10

Three Things: Season 8, Episode 4

John L. Dickinson Family Homeowner Education & Community Center 815 Court St., Charleston, WV, United States

FestivALL presents Season 8 of Three Things!This episode features Chef Ke, Steve Bishop from V100 and Doug Imbrogno.This episode will take place at the John L. Dickinson Family Homeowner Education & Community Center at 815 Court St.General Tickets: $10 (available now)Student Tickets: $5 (available day of show)FestivALL’s live monthly speaker series, Three Things, showcases three guests who will share […]

$10

“Show Your Pride” Window Display Contest

Charleston, WV Charleston, WV, United States

Event Details Using the colors of the rainbow, businesses throughout Charleston use their storefronts to turn the city in to a work of art! Vote for your favorite on the […]

Free

Downtown Open

Sidewalks of Downtown Charleston

Charleston Area Alliance invites you to head to downtown Charleston and enjoy this pop up putt putt course sponsored by West Virginia American Water and Mountain Care Network. You may […]

Free

Pride Night at GoMart Ballpark

GoMart Ballpark 601 Morris St., Charleston, WV

The Charleston Dirty Birds take on the Gastonia Honey Hunters during Pride Night at the park! A special Pride cap will be free to 500 fans on $1 Beer Night, […]

$7

FestivALL Porch Parade

Charleston, WV Charleston, WV, United States

A vibrant celebration of the creativity and spirit of FestivALL showcases a Parade of Porches! Local artists have been commissioned to create larger-than-life art installations at homes and businesses in the East End. Check out the Porch Parade map to create your own parade route. Neighborhood stoops, porches and yards will turn into into works […]

Free

Youth ARTBus Voting

Charleston's ARTbus is back! The public will vote on their favorite June 14th – 23rd as part of FestivALL. Visit us at festivallcharleston.com to cast your vote through June 23rd […]

Free

Live on the Levee featuring John Inghram: A Tribute to the Who

Haddad Riverfront Park 600 Kanawha Blvd. E, Charleston, WV, United States

Enjoy an evening by the Kanawha River for Live on the Levee, a FREE Friday night concert series in Charleston, WV! Live on the Levee concerts take place every Friday night from Memorial Day to Labor Day weekends and feature local and regional musical acts. Food and drink vendors on site include beer and wine. 6:30pm Of […]

Free

Organ Recital with Dr. Kristina Rizzotto

First Presbyterian Church

Latvian Brazilian organist Dr. Kristina Rizzotto received a doctorate from the University of Oklahoma, a Master of Music from East Carolina University, and a Bachelor's degree from the Universidade Federal do Rio […]

Free

Argentine Tango Performance & Class

Vino's Bar & Grill 812 Kanawha Blvd E, Charleston, WV, United States

Special guest visiting instructors Argentine native Tate Di Chiazza with Tangogypsies Karen Jaffe of Asheville, NC, will perform authentic Argentine Tango! These improvised performances reflect the styles of social dancing […]

Free

CAMC Foundation “Run for Your Life”

Haddad Riverfront Park 600 Kanawha Blvd. E, Charleston, WV, United States

Presenting the 2023 CAMC Foundation Run for Your Life! Join us as we raise funds to support colorectal cancer awareness and screening initiatives with this 2.5-Mile Walk/5-Mile Run. The race was […]

$25

FestivALL Art Parade

Charleston, WV Charleston, WV, United States

The FestivALL Art Parade is BACK on June 10 and what would be better than to have all of our partners join us down Capitol Street for a parade celebrating the arts in our community? We want to see your most colorful, musical and funky sides! Feel free to dress up in your most creative outfits/costumes/masks and decorate a float, vehicle or walk […]

Free

Capitol Market AfterpARTy!

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV

Immediately following the art parade, come down to the Capitol Market for live music, free make-and-take craft activities, meet-and-greets with your favorite characters, our first location play and even a […]

Free

FamilyCare Kids Summer Bash

FamilyCare 116 Hills Plaza, Charleston, WV, United States

FamilyCare provides a safe and fun day of summer activities for the community at this annual event. Fun-filled activities will include free sports physicals, inflatables, outdoor games, and a DJ. […]

Dance FestivALL Masterclass

The Culture Center 1900 Kanawha Blvd E, Charleston, WV, United States

Join professional dancer Alicia Mae Holloway for a masterclass exploring ballet and contemporary dance! For ages 12 and up, intermediate level and above. Alicia Mae Holloway is from Morgantown, West Virginia […]

$20

WVIFF presents A Film Under the Stars during FestivALL!

Base Camp Printing 1314 Hansford St., Charleston, WV, United States

The West Virginia International Film Festival presents A Film Under the Stars during FestivALL! Bring a chair, bring a friend, and enjoy a screening of Jumanji in Base Camp's new space. […]

$7

Sound Checks: Shelem’s Album Preview Show

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV, United States

SOUND CHECKS – DON’T MISS CHARLESTON’S HOTTEST LIVE MUSIC SERIES!Nobody brings you closer to today’s rising stars than Sound Checks. We invite you to join the party, step on to the Clay Center stage, and enjoy the best music from local and national emerging artists. Be a part of the scene at Sound Checks!Isaac Shelem Fadiga, […]

$20

Sunday Morning Yoga

Haddad Riverfront Park 600 Kanawha Blvd. E, Charleston, WV, United States

Get your day flowing! Join Stephanie Legg, RYT500 Yoga Teacher and Integrative Wellness Therapist for a 60 minute deep release yoga flow for ALL levels. All levels welcome. Must bring […]

Free

Second Sunday in the Studio

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV, United States

Join us in the Truist Foundation Art Studio every second Sunday from 1-3 pm for a family make-and-take activity related to our current exhibitions! Location: Juliet Art Museum, Clay Center […]

FestivBALL at the GoMart Ballpark

GoMart Ballpark 601 Morris St., Charleston, WV

The Charleston Dirty Birds take on the High Point Rockers during FestivBALL at the park! Check out the third-base line for free make-and-take art activities and check out student-led video […]

$7

Dance FestivALL

The Culture Center 1900 Kanawha Blvd E, Charleston, WV, United States

This headlining event features Alicia Mae Holloway & her dance partner Keith Reeves. Holloway is from Morgantown, West Virginia and began dancing when she was three years old at Kat […]

$10 – $20

An Evening with Hannah Jane

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV, United States

Hannah Jane is a Charleston, WV native who lives in New York City and is working as a professional actress. She is honored to be doing a show for the […]

$20

Kids Yoga

Kanawha County Public Library

Join Stephanie Legg, RYT500 Yoga Teacher and Integrative Wellness Therapist for a yoga class all about the kids! Must bring your own mats + props. Sponsored by Have a few […]

Free

The Charleston Civic Chorus FestivALL Concert

Charleston Baptist Temple 209 Morris Street, Charleston, WV

Enjoy an evening of choral music from a varied vocal heritage. This event is free to attend and you can learn more about Charleston Civic Chorus here. Jayson Keeton, Artistic […]

Free

An Evening with Leslie Odom, Jr.

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV, United States

Actor, singer, songwriter, and entertainer, Leslie Odom, Jr.is set to perform at the Clay Center on June 13 at 7:30 p.m., in ‘An Evening with Leslie Odom, Jr.’Leslie Odom, Jr. is […]

$43.50 – $128.50

Open Mic Night

Folklore Music Exchange 1025 Quarrier Street, Charleston, WV

Open Mic Night at Folklore Music Exchange Musical acts, comedians, storytellers, magicians, ALL are welcome! Sign-ups start at 5:30pm. There are 12 slots available with each performer getting 10 minutes. […]

An Evening with Emmet Cahill Concert

Christ Church United Methodist 1221 Quarrier Street, Charleston, WV, United States

Emmet Cahill, an Irish tenor and former member of the men's choral group, Celtic Thunder, will be giving a concert of traditional Irish tunes combined with other pop and folk […]

$25

Three Things: Season 8, Episode 5

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV

FestivALL presents Season 8 of Three Things!This episode features Margaret O’Neal, Erika Connelly & Ted Brightwell as Vicki Williams.This episode will take place at the Capitol Market at 800 Smith St.General Tickets: $10 (available now)Student Tickets: $5 (available day of show)FestivALL’s live monthly speaker series, Three Things, showcases three guests who will share insight into their personal story of […]

$10
Event Series Out of the Box

Out of the Box

Craik-Patton House 2809 Kanawha Blvd. E., Charleston, WV, United States

Out of the Box is a textile exhibit that features fabrics, quilts, coverlets, and attire from the Craik-Patton House Collection. The exhibit's primary focus is the material culture of the […]

Downtown ArtWalk

Sidewalks of Downtown Charleston

Stroll downtown Charleston, WV and visit unique businesses, featuring area artists showcasing their diverse talents! Enjoy street performers, live music, musical easels, and more as you move through the venues! Participating shops are located along Quarrier, Capitol, Lee, Summers and Hale streets in Downtown Charleston and feature a variety of art and goods – from […]

Free

Color Your World with Matisse!

Kanawha County Public Library

Henri Matisse (1869-1954) was a French artist known for his use of rich color and shapes.  Inspired by nature, in his later years, Matisse turned to cut paper collage to […]

Free

Art-After-Dark

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV, United States

When the gallery lights go down, the party lights come up for Art After Dark! Enjoy an evening of art, entertainment, and interactive fun in the Juliet Art Museum, with free […]

Free

The Mayor’s Concert

Slack Plaza, City Center 177 Summers Street, Charleston, West Virginia

This year’s FREE concert welcomes ALL to enjoy the diverse sounds of FestivALL in the heart of the city. Featured acts include 4Chill, Juice Newsom & The Groove and Erin […]

Free
Event Series Out of the Box

Out of the Box

Craik-Patton House 2809 Kanawha Blvd. E., Charleston, WV, United States

Out of the Box is a textile exhibit that features fabrics, quilts, coverlets, and attire from the Craik-Patton House Collection. The exhibit's primary focus is the material culture of the […]

Live on the Levee featuring Rasta Rafiki

Haddad Riverfront Park 600 Kanawha Blvd. E, Charleston, WV, United States

Enjoy an evening by the Kanawha River for Live on the Levee, a FREE Friday night concert series in Charleston, WV! Live on the Levee concerts take place every Friday night from Memorial Day to Labor Day weekends and feature local and regional musical acts. Food and drink vendors on site include beer and wine.6:30pm Aristotle Jones7:45pm […]

Free

Rainbow Run

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV

Walk, run or sashay to help raise funds for Rainbow Pride of WV’s Educational Scholarship and raising awareness of Kicking Smoking’s Butt! Register Here! Have a few minutes to help […]

$30

Poems While You Wait

Taylor Books 226 Capitol Street, Charleston, WV, United States

WV Poet Laureate Marc Harshman along with poets Randi Ward & David Prather will create original, one-of-a-kind poems designed just for you! Visit the poets in the Taylor Books Annex […]

Kites Over Kanawha City

Field adjacent to 57th Street SE, 25304 57th Street, Charleston, WV, United States

KCCA is working with New Era Air & Space Adventures to bring an old pastime to Kanawha City – kite building and flying. Come join us for an afternoon of […]

Free

Ice Cream & The Arts

Elk City 615 Tennessee Ave, Charleston, United States

Fun for the whole family! Ice Cream & the Arts is a street fair and chalk art festival in the Elk City District of the West Side produced by Charleston […]

Free

Juneteenth Celebration

WV State Capitol 1900 Kanawha Blvd E, Charleston, WV, United States

A day of camaraderie, history, showcasing statewide talent, and featuring nationally known recording artists. Juneteenth commemorates the holiday that celebrates the announcement of the abolition of slavery in Texas. Join […]

Free

Charleston Chamber Music Society Concert

Christ Church United Methodist 1221 Quarrier Street, Charleston, WV, United States

The Charleston Chamber Music Society will present classical pianist Gerald Lee. Tickets: Season Passes or $20 at the door Have a few minutes to help us out? We’d love to […]

Jonathan Burns

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV, United States

Born with the gifts of flexibility, curiosity, and goofiness, Jonathan Burns combines these unique talents to astonish audiences around the globe. Jonathan has wow’d the AMERICA’S GOT TALENT judges, been […]

$15

Three Things: Season 8, Episode 8

Shawnee Sports Complex 519 King Street, Dunbar, WV, United States

FestivALL presents Season 8 of Three Things!This episode features Bren Stevens, the Athletic Director for the University of Charleston, Andy Shea, Owner of the Charleston Dirty Birds, and Carl Lee, former cornerback for Minnesota Vikings.This episode will take place at the Shawnee Sports Complex at 519 King St, Dunbar, WV 25064.General Tickets: $10 (available now)Student Tickets: $5 (available […]

$10

Fund for the Arts Capital Cocktail Classic

Join Fund for the Arts as we host an event where four local restaurants compete by serving signature cocktails and appetizers as participants sample and vote for their favorites. Vote […]

$60

2023 Art-for-FALL Teen Juried Art Exhibition

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV, United States

Art-for-FALL is a juried art exhibition open to 7th-12th grades. Stop by The Clay Center to see this FestivFALL exhibition highlighting the work of local aspiring artists. The show will […]

City Center Dead

Slack Plaza, City Center 177 Summers Street, Charleston, West Virginia

FestivALL and Arts Amplified presents: City Center Dead! Join John Inghram, JP Nowak, Eric Weingrad, Brandon Bowlds and Brad Goodall for a FREE night of Grateful Dead hits at City […]

Free

Contemporary Youth Arts Company presents “Why We Stayed: Stories & Monologues About the Forgotten Victims of Domestic Violence”

Elk City Playhouse 218 W. Washington Street, Charleston, WV, United States

Presented in partnership with the Charleston YWCA’s Resolve Family Abuse Program, “Why We Stayed” is a poignant drama of heartbreak and reclamation told through the eyes of the forgotten victims […]

$15
Event Series Harvest Art Fair

Harvest Art Fair

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV

FestivFALL's Harvest Art Fair Shop from a wide variety of West Virginia artisans as they display and sell their hand crafted goods October 14-15. It's the perfect time to get […]

Contemporary Youth Arts Company presents “Why We Stayed: Stories & Monologues About the Forgotten Victims of Domestic Violence”

Elk City Playhouse 218 W. Washington Street, Charleston, WV, United States

Presented in partnership with the Charleston YWCA’s Resolve Family Abuse Program, “Why We Stayed” is a poignant drama of heartbreak and reclamation told through the eyes of the forgotten victims […]

$15
Event Series Harvest Art Fair

Harvest Art Fair

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV

FestivFALL's Harvest Art Fair Shop from a wide variety of West Virginia artisans as they display and sell their hand crafted goods October 14-15. It's the perfect time to get […]

Contemporary Youth Arts Company presents “Why We Stayed: Stories & Monologues About the Forgotten Victims of Domestic Violence”

Elk City Playhouse 218 W. Washington Street, Charleston, WV, United States

Presented in partnership with the Charleston YWCA’s Resolve Family Abuse Program, “Why We Stayed” is a poignant drama of heartbreak and reclamation told through the eyes of the forgotten victims […]

$15

An Afternoon with West Virginia Dance Company

The Culture Center 1900 Kanawha Blvd E, Charleston, WV, United States

Through the art of movement, the WV Dance Company shares intimate portraits of the human experience, energetic displays of the power of nature and vibrant images of the nuances of world cultures. […]

$5 – $10
Event Series Art Scavenger Hunt

Art Scavenger Hunt

Charleston, WV Charleston, WV, United States

Can YOU solve the riddles? 5 local artists have hidden their artistic treasures around Charleston! To start, follow FestivALL Charleston's Facebook Page and Instagram Page. Every day at 8am from October 16-20, FestivALL will post […]

Free
Event Series Art Scavenger Hunt

Art Scavenger Hunt

Charleston, WV Charleston, WV, United States

Can YOU solve the riddles? 5 local artists have hidden their artistic treasures around Charleston! To start, follow FestivALL Charleston's Facebook Page and Instagram Page. Every day at 8am from October 16-20, FestivALL will post […]

Free

The Rustic Mechanicals presents Shakespeare’s “Hamlet”

Capital High School 1500 Greenbrier St, Charleston, WV, United States

West Virginia’s only professional Shakespeare troupe, The Rustic Mechanicals, performs the classic Hamlet at the Capital High School Theater. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for students. Get Your Tickets […]

$10

CANCELED: The Witches of Wolfhaven & Warlock Operetta

Davis Fine Arts Center Theater at WVSU 301 Washington Ave, Dunbar, WV, United States

Tomorrow's Witches of Wolfhaven & Warlock Operetta is canceled due to illness. We apologize for the inconvenience. The two operas (Witches of Wolfhaven and Warlock Concert) take place in a […]

Free
Event Series Art Scavenger Hunt

Art Scavenger Hunt

Charleston, WV Charleston, WV, United States

Can YOU solve the riddles? 5 local artists have hidden their artistic treasures around Charleston! To start, follow FestivALL Charleston's Facebook Page and Instagram Page. Every day at 8am from October 16-20, FestivALL will post […]

Free

All Ages Yoga

Folded Leaf 1020 Bridge Road, Charleston, WV, United States

Participate in an all-ages yoga class with instructor Nina Ratliff! Must bring your own mats and props. Have a few minutes to help us out? We’d love to hear from […]

Free

Three Things: Season 8, Episode 9 during FestivFALL!

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV

FestivALL presents Season 8 of Three Things! This episode features Ryan Kennedy, Linda Bodie and former Charleston Mayor Danny Jones. This episode will take place at the Capitol Market at 800 Smith St. General Tickets: $10 (available now) Student Tickets: $5 (available day of show) FestivALL’s live monthly speaker series, Three Things, showcases three guests who will share insight […]

$10
Event Series Art Scavenger Hunt

Art Scavenger Hunt

Charleston, WV Charleston, WV, United States

Can YOU solve the riddles? 5 local artists have hidden their artistic treasures around Charleston! To start, follow FestivALL Charleston's Facebook Page and Instagram Page. Every day at 8am from October 16-20, FestivALL will post […]

Free

Charleston ARTbus Unveiling

Slack Plaza, City Center 177 Summers Street, Charleston, West Virginia

We are excited to unveil the winning submission for the FOURTH Charleston ARTbus! On October 19 Charleston's fourth ARTbus will be parked out beside Slack Plaza in Charleston's Downtown, designed by Charleston […]

Downtown ArtWalk

Sidewalks of Downtown Charleston

Stroll downtown Charleston, WV and visit unique businesses, featuring area artists showcasing their diverse talents! Enjoy street performers, live music, musical easels, and more as you move through the venues! Participating shops are located along Quarrier, Capitol, Lee, Summers and Hale streets in Downtown Charleston and feature a variety of art and goods – from […]

Free

Art-After-Dark

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV, United States

When the gallery lights go down, the party lights come up for Art After Dark! Enjoy an evening of art, entertainment, and interactive fun in the Susan Runyan Maier Sculpture Garden, […]

Free
Event Series Art Scavenger Hunt

Art Scavenger Hunt

Charleston, WV Charleston, WV, United States

Can YOU solve the riddles? 5 local artists have hidden their artistic treasures around Charleston! To start, follow FestivALL Charleston's Facebook Page and Instagram Page. Every day at 8am from October 16-20, FestivALL will post […]

Free

An Evening with the Poets

Taylor Books 226 Capitol Street, Charleston, WV, United States

Marc Harshman hosts an evening of poetry readings and then the floor will be opened to attendees for discussion/Q&A. Marc Harshman Harshman’s WOMAN IN RED ANORAK, won the Blue Lynx […]

Contemporary Youth Arts Company presents “Why We Stayed: Stories & Monologues About the Forgotten Victims of Domestic Violence”

Elk City Playhouse 218 W. Washington Street, Charleston, WV, United States

Presented in partnership with the Charleston YWCA’s Resolve Family Abuse Program, “Why We Stayed” is a poignant drama of heartbreak and reclamation told through the eyes of the forgotten victims […]

$15

Contemporary Youth Arts Company presents “Why We Stayed: Stories & Monologues About the Forgotten Victims of Domestic Violence”

Elk City Playhouse 218 W. Washington Street, Charleston, WV, United States

Presented in partnership with the Charleston YWCA’s Resolve Family Abuse Program, “Why We Stayed” is a poignant drama of heartbreak and reclamation told through the eyes of the forgotten victims […]

$15

WVIFF presents A Film Under the Stars: Ghostbusters (1984)!

The Vandalia Co. 611 Tennessee Avenue, Charleston, WV, United States

WVIFF presents A Film Under the Stars! Bring a chair, bring a friend and enjoy a film screening in the great outdoors of Charleston, WV! Film: The Ghostbusters! CLICK HERE FOR […]

$7

2023 Art-for-FALL Teen Juried Art Exhibition Awards Ceremony

The Clay Center Sculpture Garden 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV, United States

FestivALL presents Art-for-FALL Teen Juried Art Exhibition Awards Ceremony at The Clay Center Susan Runyan Maier Sculpture Garden with guest speaker, Nichole Westfall! Attendees will experience talent from budding artists in […]

Free

Carriage Trail Leaf Walk

Sunrise Carriage Trail 746 Myrtle Rd., Charleston, WV, United States

Enjoy the arts outside on this .65 mile trail. Music by Jeremiah & Brittany, interactive art and poetry readings, and more! FREE event. Parking is limited.Location/Parking: Sunrise Carriage Trail, 746 Myrtle Rd. Parking is limited. We recommend parking at Farmer, Cline, Campbell PLLC at the top of the trail or across the bridge in downtown Charleston. […]

Free

Spring Hill Cemetery: History Comes Alive!

Spring Hill Cemetery & Arboretum 1555 Farnsworth Drive, Charleston, WV, United States

History will come alive at Spring Hill Cemetery during FestivFALL! Come celebrate Charleston’s rich history with the Friends of Spring Hill Cemetery Park and Arboretum on a choice of 2 […]

Glow in the Park

Slack Plaza, City Center 177 Summers Street, Charleston, West Virginia

Glow in the Park at Slack Plaza with music and art! Enjoy a night full of glow fun including a pop up art gallery, family activities, live music, glow in the dark crafts, and more! This event is produced by City of Charleston Office of Public Art. Parking available at the Summers Street Parking Garage […]

Free

Three Things: Season 9, Episode 1

TBD

FestivALL presents Season 9 of Three Things! FestivALL’s live monthly speaker series, Three Things, showcases three guests who will share insight into their personal story of where they started, what they love, and where they are going. General Tickets: $10 Student Tickets: $5 (available day of show) Do you enjoy this series? Get ALL 9 episodes for the […]

$10

Three Things: Season 9, Episode 2

John L. Dickinson Family Homeowner Education & Community Center 815 Court St., Charleston, WV, United States

FestivALL presents Season 9 of Three Things! FestivALL’s live monthly speaker series, Three Things, showcases three guests who will share insight into their personal story of where they started, what they love, and where they are going. General Tickets: $10 Student Tickets: $5 (available day of show) Do you enjoy this series? Get ALL 9 episodes for the […]

$10

Three Things: Season 9, Episode 3

TBD

FestivALL presents Season 9 of Three Things! FestivALL’s live monthly speaker series, Three Things, showcases three guests who will share insight into their personal story of where they started, what they love, and where they are going. General Tickets: $10 Student Tickets: $5 (available day of show) Do you enjoy this series? Get ALL 9 episodes for the […]

$10

Three Things: Season 9, Episode 4

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV

FestivALL presents Season 9 of Three Things! FestivALL’s live monthly speaker series, Three Things, showcases three guests who will share insight into their personal story of where they started, what they love, and where they are going. General Tickets: $10 Student Tickets: $5 (available day of show) Do you enjoy this series? Get ALL 9 episodes for the […]

$10

Foam at the Dome

WV State Capitol 1900 Kanawha Blvd E, Charleston, WV, United States

Raise a glass to urban development at Foam at the Dome! Over 70 breweries, 200 beers, 8 food vendors and 20 artisans will be on hand along the beautiful Kanawha […]

$45

Dance FestivALL

The Culture Center 1900 Kanawha Blvd E, Charleston, WV, United States

This headlining event features performances by The Charleston Ballet, River City Youth Ballet Ensemble and JADCO Contemporary Dance Company. Guest artist/choreographer, James Kinney, will create a piece featuring dancers from […]

$10 – $20

Swing Dance Class with Mary Louise King & Jim Wallace

Vino's Bar & Grill 812 Kanawha Blvd E, Charleston, WV, United States

It’s been called the “most joyful dancing” in the world - swing dancing! This free session taught by Jim Wallace and Mary Louise King of Charleston WV Dance will introduce […]

Put A Bird In It! – Black Locust Workshop

Black Locust Woodshop 818 Lee Street E, Charleston, WV, United States

Build your own custom birdhouse in this 2-hour beginner woodworking class, led by our own Daniel Riffle.  Open to 12 participants, ages 12 or older. Have a few minutes to […]

$25

Live on the Levee featuring Levon

Haddad Riverfront Park 600 Kanawha Blvd. E, Charleston, WV, United States

Enjoy an evening by the Kanawha River for Live on the Levee, a FREE Friday night concert series in Charleston, WV!Live on the Levee concerts take place every Friday night […]

Free