Taste-of-ALL (Fall Restaurant Specials)

Taste-of-ALL welcomes you to eat local and taste the area's best dishes! Although FestivALL had to make the tough decision to cancel the October 2 event due to the increasing […]

Sound Checks with Southern Avenue

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV

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 […]

$20
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Harvest Art Fair

The Virginian 814 Virginia St., Charleston, West Virginia

FestivALL's Harvest Art Fair Shop from a wide variety of West Virginia artisans as they display and sell their hand crafted goods October 9-10. It's the perfect time to get […]

Foam at the Dome

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

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 […]

$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 […]

$20

Live Music Bingo

Red Carpet Lounge 308 Elizabeth St., Charleston, WV

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, […]

Free

Glow in the Park

Magic Island 101 Kanawha Boulevard West, Charleston, WV

Glow in the Park at Magic Island with music and art! Enjoy a night full of glow fun including a pop up art gallery, family activities, live music by Alondra […]

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 […]

$10

An Evening with West Virginia Dance Company

Culture Center Theater 1900 Kanawha Blvd E, Charleston, WV

For its 2021-22 season program, WV Dance Company will introduce a program full of brand new works. The powerful and energetic West Virginia Dance Company brings intimate interpretations of human experience to […]

An Evening with the Poets

Taylor Books 226 Capitol Street, Charleston, WV

Join Poets Marc Harshman & George Ella Lyon for an evening of poetry in the Taylor Books Annex Gallery. Masks are required regardless of vaccination status. Marc Harshman will read a few […]

A Film Under the Stars presented by WVIFF

Starlings Coffee & Provisions 1599a Washington St. E, Charleston, WV

WVIFF presents A Film Under the Stars!Bring a chair, bring a friend, and enjoy a screening of the cult classic Beetlejuice in the great outdoors of Charleston, WV. Snacks and beverages will be available […]

$7
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World Premiere of DRACULA: The Seduction

Municipal Auditorium 244 Virginia St. E, Charleston, WV

The Charleston Ballet Presents...DRACULA: THE SEDUCTIONThis October, see the legend of "Dracula" come to life.Choreographed by Artistic Director Kim Pauley with music by Anthony DiLorenzo, an Emmy award-winning and Grammy […]

$20 – $25

Party in the Patch

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV

Celebrate Fall at Capitol Market! Join our Party in the Patch: Presented by West Virginia American Water on October 16th from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.! This autumn bash for […]

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World Premiere of DRACULA: The Seduction

Municipal Auditorium 244 Virginia St. E, Charleston, WV

The Charleston Ballet Presents...DRACULA: THE SEDUCTIONThis October, see the legend of "Dracula" come to life.Choreographed by Artistic Director Kim Pauley with music by Anthony DiLorenzo, an Emmy award-winning and Grammy […]

$20 – $25

Carriage Trail Leaf Walk with Music, Art, and Theatre

Sunrise Carriage Trail 746 Myrtle Rd., Charleston, WV

FestivALL welcomes you to revel in the colors of West Virginia's fall foliage on this .65 mile trail to experience the arts in a not so typical place.Enjoy performances by […]

Free

Spring Hill Cemetery Historical Reenactments

Sunrise Carriage Trail 746 Myrtle Rd., Charleston, WV

History will come alive at Spring Hill Cemetery during FestivFALL!Jon us at Spring Hill Cemetery to see some historical figures crucial to the history and growth of Charleston rise from […]

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 […]

Charleston ARTbus Unveiling

Wonder Mural 313 Washington St. W, Charleston, West Virginia

We are excited to unveil the winning submission for the SECOND Charleston ARTbus!  On October 20 Charleston's second ARTbus will be parked out in front of the Wonder Mural on Charleston's […]

Three Things: Season 7, Episode 1

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

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 […]

$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 […]

$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 […]

$10

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FestivALL at the Capitol Market: 1st Weekend

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV

FestivALL at the Capitol Market: Summer Art Fair welcomes you to shop from a variety of talented West Virginia artisans at the outdoor market, located next to center court. HOURS: […]

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FestivALL at the Capitol Market: 1st Weekend

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV

FestivALL at the Capitol Market: Summer Art Fair welcomes you to shop from a variety of talented West Virginia artisans at the outdoor market, located next to center court. HOURS: […]

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FestivALL at the Capitol Market: 2nd Weekend

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV

FestivALL at the Capitol Market: Summer Art Fair welcomes you to shop from a variety of talented West Virginia artisans at the outdoor market, located next to center court.HOURS: Saturday […]

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FestivALL at the Capitol Market: 2nd Weekend

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV

FestivALL at the Capitol Market: Summer Art Fair welcomes you to shop from a variety of talented West Virginia artisans at the outdoor market, located next to center court. HOURS: […]

Three Things: Season 7, Episode 4

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

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 […]

$10
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FestivALL at the Capitol Market: 3rd Weekend

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV

FestivALL at the Capitol Market: Summer Art Fair welcomes you to shop from a variety of talented West Virginia artisans at the outdoor market, located next to center court. HOURS: […]

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FestivALL at the Capitol Market: 3rd Weekend

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV

FestivALL at the Capitol Market: Summer Art Fair welcomes you to shop from a variety of talented West Virginia artisans at the outdoor market, located next to center court. HOURS: […]

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FestivALL at the Capitol Market: 4th Weekend

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV

FestivALL at the Capitol Market: Summer Art Fair welcomes you to shop from a variety of talented West Virginia artisans at the outdoor market, located next to center court. HOURS: […]

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FestivALL at the Capitol Market: 4th Weekend

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV

FestivALL at the Capitol Market: Summer Art Fair welcomes you to shop from a variety of talented West Virginia artisans at the outdoor market, located next to center court. HOURS: […]

“Show Your Pride” Window Display Contest

Charleston, WV Charleston, WV

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 […]

Downtown Open

Sidewalks of Downtown Charleston

Charleston Area Alliance invites you to head downtown Charleston and enjoy this pop-up putt putt course sponsored by the City of Charleston and FestivALL. Pick up locations for putters and […]

ARTbus

Charleston's ARTbus is back! Designs have been submitted and now it's time to see which local artists' work will be featured on the 2022 ARTbus! This mobile mural will be unveiled […]

FestivALL Porch Parade

Charleston, WV Charleston, WV

Join us for a vibrant celebration of the creativity and spirit of FestivALL! In 2021 we re-imagined our parade to keep ALL safe, and we loved it so much we […]

Free

2022 Art-for-ALL Kids’ Juried Art Exhibition

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV

Art-for-ALL is a juried art exhibition open to children in grades Pre-K through 6th in 13 WV counties. Check out the exhibition in the Ticketing Lobby of the Clay Center or […]

Carriage Trail Walk with Music, Art, Dance

Sunrise Carriage Trail 746 Myrtle Rd., Charleston, WV

FestivALL welcomes you to take a shaded stroll on this .65 mile trail to experience the arts in a not so typical place.Enjoy live music, an interactive jam session with […]

Free

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, […]

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TGKVF 60th Anniversary Celebration: Lunchtime with the Arts

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

The celebration continues! Join The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation Monday 6/13-Wednesday 6/15 every day from 11AM-1PM at Slack Plaza, City Center Lunchtime with the Arts - Free lunchtime concerts in […]

Kiwanis Corporate Regatta

Davis Park 301 Capitol Street, Charleston, WV

The Kiwanis Corporate Regatta is an exciting miniature "yacht" race that raises much needed funds for the Kanawha County Public Library and other Kiwanins charities. The competitors use super soaker […]

Free

FestiVIOLA

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

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

Community Drum Circle

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

Create beautiful, soothing, and exciting rhythms with drummers of all levels and ages. No experience necessary. Instruments available, but bring a drum or shaker if you have one. Facilitated by […]

Free
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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 […]

Rolls on the River

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

Rolls on the River welcomes you for an epic pepperoni roll feast and more! Sample pepperoni rolls from a variety of local restaurants and businesses, craft beer, WV artisans, live […]

$35

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 […]

StreetWorks Art Auction

The BARk 1109 Lee St E, Charleston, WV

Charleston Main Streets is once again working to turn Washington Street into a mile-long art gallery. Join us at The BARk as we auction off your chance at having your […]

Free

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 15 slots available with each performer getting 10 minutes. Full […]

Art-After-Dark

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV

When the gallery lights go down, the party lights come up for Art After Dark! The Clay Center Juliet museum will, once again, transform into a hot spot of activity and […]

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2022 Pew Quilt Show & Needlework Display

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

Enjoy the artistry of quilting as both old and new quilts are displayed on the pews of the historic sanctuary of Kanawha Church. The event is free to participants and the […]

CAMC Foundation “Run for Your Life”

Presenting the 2022 CAMC Foundation Run for Your Life! All funds raised benefit awareness and screening initiatives for colorectal cancer.This 2.5-Mile Walk/5-Mile Run is to raise funds and awareness for […]

$25

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 […]

Dance FestivALL: Tentacle Tribe Masterclass

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV

After over a decade of experience as professional dancers and choreographers, Elon Höglund and Emmanuelle Lê Phan, founders of Tentacle Tribe, have developed a unique approach to movement. The Tentacle […]

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2022 Pew Quilt Show & Needlework Display

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

Enjoy the artistry of quilting as both old and new quilts are displayed on the pews of the historic sanctuary of Kanawha Church. The event is free to participants and the […]

Dance FestivALL: Tentacle Tribe Workshop

A workshop that includes a mix of several influences converging into a strong and precise dance. A mix of concepts from breaking, popping and perhaps contemporary dance, will be the […]

Ice Cream & The Arts

Elk City 615 Tennessee Ave, Charleston

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 […]

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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 […]

Juneteenth Celebration

Facebook

A day of camaraderie, history, and showcasing state-wide talent commemorating the holiday that celebrates the announcement of the abolition of slavery in Texas. Join the Herbert Henderson Office of Minoirty […]

Free

The Mayor’s Concert

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

We will present annual The Mayor’s Concert for the first time since 2019!  This year's event will take place in the newly renovated City Center at Slack Plaza and will […]

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Yoga in the Park

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

Saturday, June 18, 7:45-9PM Wind-down with the sun. Join Nina Casto, Folded Leaf Yoga instructor, Reiki practitioner and Massage Therapist in training, for a 75 min Basic Sunset Yoga flow. All […]

Free

WV Birthday Celebration Concert

Kanawha State Forest 7420 Kanawha State Forest Dr., Charleston, WV

For more than 20 years, the Kanawha State Forest Foundation has hosted the Kanawha Valley Community Band for a concert honoring WV Day.All are welcome! Come enjoy the forest as […]

Free

Authors’ Roundtable

Taylor Books 226 Capitol Street, Charleston, WV

Curated and hosted by WV Poet Laureate, Marc Harshman, this year's panel will feature award-winning fiction authors Wesley Browne, Jayne Moore Waldrop, and Larry Thacker.Each will read selections from their […]

Free

Dance FestivALL with Tentacle Tribe

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV

In this work by Tentacle Tribe, the free-spirited pair combines elements of contemporary dance, street dance and martial arts in a physical score that echoes the subtle pulse of respiration. Inhalations […]

$10 – $20

“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, […]

The Charleston Civic Chorus

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.

Three Things: Season 7, Episode 5

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV

FestivALL presents Season 7 of Three Things!This episode features Lady D, Louis Argento and Amanda Jane. FestivALL’s live monthly speaker series, Three Things, showcases three West Virginians who will share insight into […]

$10

Kaleidoscope by Girl Scouts of Black Diamond

Jarrett Construction Mansion (on National Register of Historic Places) 1605 Virginia St E, Charleston, WV

Kaleidoscope, hosted by Girl Scouts of Black Diamond, features a brilliant array of West Virginia artistry. West Virginia artisans: Tom Acosta, Lauren Elizabeth Campbell, Janet Chambers, Dina Bernardes Foster, Sharon […]

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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 more TBA. Location: […]

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Yoga in the Park

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

Saturday, June 18, 7:45-9PM Wind-down with the sun. Join Nina Casto, Folded Leaf Yoga instructor, Reiki practitioner and Massage Therapist in training, for a 75 min Basic Sunset Yoga flow. All […]

Free
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Children’s Art Fair

Capitol Street 243 Capitol St., Charleston, WV

The Children’s Art Fair is the perfect two days of family fun! The Children’s Art Fair & Sale offers young artists the chance to interact with each other and the […]

Free

Poems While You Wait

Taylor Books 226 Capitol Street, Charleston, WV

WV Poet Laureate Marc Harshman along with poets Laura Treacy Bently and Ace Boggess will create original, one-of-a-kind poems designed just for you!Visit the poets in the Taylor Books Annex […]

Freedom Celebration

Calvary Baptist Church 510 Maryland Avenue, Charleston, WV

Singers and instrumentalists from area churches and organizations combine to present this 6th annual festivALL patriotic concert. Barry Skeenes, Music Director, conducts selections commemorating our country’s independence and other struggles […]

Free

Wine & Jazz Music Festival

University of Charleston 2300 MacCorkle Ave SE,, Charleston, West Virginia

Fund for the Arts and Spilman Thomas & Battle present the best summer party in Charleston!Join your friends on Saturday, June 25th on the lawn at the University of Charleston […]

$30

Mountain Moves WV Performance Project

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

Professional contemporary dance, live music, food and drink and conversations with the artists bringing together the choreography of local dance artists Heather Looney and Rob Royce together with Bone and […]

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Children’s Art Fair

Capitol Street 243 Capitol St., Charleston, WV

The Children’s Art Fair is the perfect two days of family fun! The Children’s Art Fair & Sale offers young artists the chance to interact with each other and the […]

Free

2022 Art-for-ALL Juried Kids’ Art Exhibition Awards Ceremony

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV

FestivALL presents Art-for-ALL, a kids' juried art exhibition at the Clay Center. Attendees will experience talent from budding artists in grades pre-k through 6th from 13 West Virginia counties.This awards […]

Free

Air Play presented by West Virginia International Yeager Airport

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV

FestivALL will bring this unique theatrical mix of visual art and circus style adventure back to Charleston, WV!Ride the wind and dream with AIR PLAY, a modern spectacle that brings […]

$20 – $30