“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 to downtown Charleston and enjoy this pop up putt putt course sponsored by City of Charleston and FestivALL Charleston. You may pick up […]

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 […]

Second Sundays in the Studio

The Clay Center 1 Clay Square, Charleston, WV

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! This is a drop in event […]

Free – $9

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 […]

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

Kanawha County Public Library

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

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 […]

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

Live Music Bingo

Tricky Fish 1611 Washington St. E, Charleston, WV

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 […]

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 music, […]

$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 […]

POSTPONED: StreetWorks Art Auction

The BARk 1109 Lee St E, Charleston, WV

Announcement as of 6/7/22: This event has been POSTPONED and will be reschedule some time in July or August. Stay tuned for more details from at www.cwvmainstreets.orgCharleston Main Streets is […]

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 […]

Live on the Levee with Ranky Tanky and More!

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

Enjoy an evening by the Kanawha River for Live on the Levee, a FREE Friday night concert series in Charleston, WV! This special FestivALL Live on the Levee is presented by […]

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 […]

$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 Main […]

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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 Affairs in […]

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 Jason Kapcala, 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, […]

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Kanawha City Mural Community Paint Day

Risk Fas Check 5231 MacCorkle Ave, Charleston, WV

A Kanawha City public art mural is taking shape on the façade of Risk Fas Check Market on MacCorkle Ave SE.Marking the first large-scale mural to be created in Kanawha […]

Free
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Kanawha City Mural Community Paint Day

Risk Fas Check 5231 MacCorkle Ave, Charleston, WV

A Kanawha City public art mural is taking shape on the façade of Risk Fas Check Market on MacCorkle Ave SE.Marking the first large-scale mural to be created in Kanawha […]

Free

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.

Live Music Bingo

Fife Street Brewing 180 Summers St, Charleston, WV

Come out and support Local Music and Local Business with a fun, interactive, game of LIVE MUSIC BINGO! Band TBA.Free to play! Prizes Awarded!A mash up of live music from local […]

Free

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 […]

$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 Red Audio. Location: 186 […]

Live on the Levee with Remember Jones and more!

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

Enjoy an evening by the Kanawha River for Live on the Levee, a FREE Friday night concert series in Charleston, WV! Remember Jones, a one-of-a-kind soul/pop singer, storyteller, and bandleader, brings […]

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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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Dizzy Doc Balloon Sculpture

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

Back by popular demand! Aaron Hay (Dizzy Doc) will construct a massive balloon sculpture, the likes of which have delighted FestivALL attendees for years. Enjoy visits throughout the creation starting […]

Capitol Street Art Fair presented by Diversified Energy

Capitol Street 243 Capitol St., Charleston, WV

Head downtown two days art, music, and more!We’ve invited over 50+ local and regional artisans to sell and display their wares in bath & body, books, fine art, jewelry, glass […]

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 Elizabeth Savage and Art Stringer will create original, one-of-a-kind poems designed just for you!Visit the poets in the Taylor Books Annex Gallery, […]

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 […]

$40

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