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

“Show Your Pride” Window Display Contest

Charleston, WV Charleston, WV, United States

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 Rainbow Pride […]

Free

Stories are Made, Loop by Loop Exhibition

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

This exhibit features local, regional, and international artists using the traditional technique of rug hooking to document and explore social, emotional, and personal topics. Using a variety of materials, from […]

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. You may pick up and return […]

Free

KCPL Tiny Art Competition

Kanawha County Public Library

Tiny art, made at the Kanawha County Public Library's Main Library, will be on display on the library’s third floor, showcasing how art – big or small – can be […]

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

Community Keys

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV +2 more

What happens when you combine public art and musical instruments? Community Keys! Visit the Capitol Market, GoMart Ballpark, and Kanawha County Public Library and visit local artists turning pianos into […]

Born of Rebellion: West Virginia Statehood and the Civil War exhibit

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

This comprehensive, large-scale experience covers sectional tensions within Virginia preceding the Civil War, the violence and chaos of the war surrounding West Virginia’s formation, and its difficult aftermath as the […]

FestivALL Princess Exhibit

Kanawha County Public Library

In honor of FestivALL’s 20th year, view costumes, props, masks and more highlighting the evolution of the FestivALL Princess. While there, learn more about the woman behind the mask, Jude […]

FestivALL Archives Exhibition

Kanawha County Public Library

Take a trip down memory lane with FestivALL as we celebrate 20 years of the arts! Check out this curated exhibit featuring pieces of public art and photos of events […]

2024 Art-for-ALL Kids’ Juried Art Exhibition

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

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 […]

Free

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

CAMC Foundation “Run for Your Life”

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

Presenting the 2024 CAMC Foundation Run For Your Life!Join us as we raise funds to support colorectal cancer awareness and screening initiatives. What better way to see a city become […]

$25

Kites Over Kanawha City

Mountaineer Montessori Soccer Field

KCCA is bringing back for the second year an old pastime to Kanawha City – kite building and flying. Come join us for an afternoon of fun and help us […]

Free

FestivALL Art Parade & AfterpARTy

Charleston, WV Charleston, WV, United States

Arts organizations, community partners, musicians and more will parade from the Kanawha Boulevard to Slack Plaza via Summers Street in celebration of the arts in our region. As the parade […]

Free

Herbert Henderson Office of Minority Affairs 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, Raheem DeVaughn and Glenn Jones. Juneteenth commemorates the holiday that celebrates the announcement of the abolition […]

Free

Museum After Hours: Adult Summer Camp

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

Revisit the sheer joy of summer camp but replace mosquitos and sunburns with liquid nitrogen smores and a cash bar. Event includes museum exploration, STEM Lab, a show in the […]

$25

Charleston Chamber Music Society Concert

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

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

$20

Sound Checks presents Joey Aich and the Headband

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

Joey Aich, pronounced Joey H, is a full-time independent hip-hop artist based in Columbus, OH. The Woodmere Village, OH-born emcee is known for his electric stage performances and personal charm. […]

$25

Morning Yoga & Sound

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

Just like the physical body, our energy and emotional systems require care and attention. When neglected, our frequency lowers and we lose the vitality and resilience to meet the demands […]

Free

Carriage Trail Walk with Music, Art, Dance

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

Take a shaded stroll on the charming Sunrise Carriage Trail with music, dance, and art along the way.Performances include music by Nolan Collins, an interactive jam session with Mark Davis […]

Free

WV Birthday Celebration Concert

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

For more than 20 years, the Kanawha State Forest Foundation has hosted the Kanawha Valley Community Band for a concert honoring WV Day.Come celebrate West Virginia’s birthday at Kanawha State […]

Free

Authors’ Roundtable

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

Curated and hosted by WV Poet Laureate, Marc Harshman, this year’s panel will feature award-winning journalists Eric Eyre, Erin Beck, and Amelia Ferrell Knisely.Each will read selections from their works, […]

Free

TGKVF: STREAM for All

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

Calling all aspiring scientists, engineers, artists, and innovators! Get ready to ignite your curiosity and explore the wonders of STREAM (Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics). Join us for […]

Academy Singers presents A Concert of The Beatles

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

Academy Singers, a talented local choral group under the direction of Dr. Mark Hornbaker, will provide a free concert featuring the music of The Beatles. Presented by Academy Singers Have […]

Jewish Film Festival: Father’s Day Edition

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

An evening of the freshest short Jewish themed films from around the world and hot dogs. Sponsors: Federated Jewish Charities of Charleston

Mountain Stage with John R. Miller, Cris Jacobs and more

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

Be part of the live audience as Mountain Stage records a new episode for NPR Music with host Kathy Mattea! Guest artists: John R. Miller, Cris Jacobs, Lindsay Lou, Jeffrey […]

$25 – $30
Event Series Dizzy Doc Balloon Sculpture

Dizzy Doc Balloon Sculpture

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

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 June […]

Free

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

Public Art Mural Bike Tour

Charleston, WV Charleston, WV, United States

Learn about Charleston’s public art scene from the seat of your own bike!Celebrate 20 years of FestivALL with West Virginia Pedal Pals on a 90-minute guided bike tour of the […]

Free

Public Art Mural Bike Tour

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

Learn about Charleston’s public art scene from the seat of your own bike! Celebrate 20 years of FestivALL with West Virginia Pedal Pals on a 90-minute guided bike tour of […]

Free

Dawg Days of Summer

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

Bring your pup for a walk in the Cemetery, and enjoy dog themed vendors and activities in this fun-for-the-whole-family event! Have a few minutes to help us out? We’d love […]

Free

Elevations

Hale Street Center

An evening of Jazz and Poetry with the Bob Thompson Unit featuring poet Jamela "North Star" Brown.Hale Street Center.Tickets are $10. Get Your Tickets! Have a few minutes to help […]

$10

Appalachian Festival of Young Voices

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

Join this national children’s chorus festival produced by the Appalachian Children’s Chorus, this year hosting children from ten choirs across the nation. The concert will be conducted by world renown […]

Event Series Art Scavenger Hunt

Art Scavenger Hunt

Charleston, WV Charleston, WV, United States

Can YOU solve the riddles? Each day two pieces of art created by local artists will be hidden somewhere throughout Charleston! Follow FestivALL and Arts Amplified on social media to […]

Free

How to Craft a Wood Rose – Black Locust Workshop

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

Learn the process of crafting your own arrangement of wooden roses with our beginner class. This 90-minute class will provide you with everything you need to walk out of the […]

$25

Dress For Success Recycle the Runway Fashion Show

Hale Street Center

Step into the world of high fashion at Dress For Success' Recycle the Runway Fashion Show! Join us for an unforgettable evening filled with fierce fashion competition, live music, mouthwatering […]

$60

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 is necessary.Instruments available but bring a drum or shaker if you have one. Chairs provided. […]

Free

Trivia Night with Folklore Music Exchange

Fife Street Brewing 180 Summers St, Charleston, WV, United States

Come down to Fife Street Brewing with your friends and take part in trivia night with the folks from Folklore Music Exchange.

Shakespeareoke

Short Story Brewing 186 Summers Street, Charleston, WV, United States

Become a Bard at Short Story Brewing alongside actors from Rustic Mechanical! Watch some of Shakespeare’s greatest works come to life and take part in the fun by performing monologues, sonnets, dialogues, couplets and more. Sponsored by Have a few minutes to help us out? We’d love to hear from you! Take our survey below […]

Free
Event Series Art Scavenger Hunt

Art Scavenger Hunt

Charleston, WV Charleston, WV, United States

Can YOU solve the riddles? Each day two pieces of art created by local artists will be hidden somewhere throughout Charleston! Follow FestivALL and Arts Amplified on social media to […]

Free

City of Charleston Juneteenth Celebration

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

Get ready to groove and celebrate freedom at the Juneteenth Celebration! Join us at Slack Plaza in the heart of City Center for an unforgettable day of festivities. Dive into […]

Free

Build Your Own Macrame & Wood Shelves – Black Locust Workshop

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

This hands-on class includes everything you need to build your very own shelf! Includes materials like macrame cord, wood shelf, and starter ring. After 90-minutes you will walk out the […]

$45

Three Things: Season 9, Episode 5

Dem 2 Brothers and a Grill Downtown

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. This episode features Ashley Wright (Dem 2 Brothers and a Grill), Shaheem Chapman (Artist) and C. Anthony Parker (owner of Elk […]

$10
Event Series Art Scavenger Hunt

Art Scavenger Hunt

Charleston, WV Charleston, WV, United States

Can YOU solve the riddles? Each day two pieces of art created by local artists will be hidden somewhere throughout Charleston! Follow FestivALL and Arts Amplified on social media to […]

Free

Let’s Get Cooking with Chef Paul

Capitol Market 800 Smith St, Charleston, WV

Come learn to prepare delicious recipes from Chef Paul Smith! The demonstration starts at 11 a.m. under the outdoor market pavilion. Sponsored by Have a few minutes to help us […]

Free

Afternoon Family Yoga

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

Bring the whole family to this fun and light hearted class that is accessible for everyone, even beginners! Join Nina Casto trauma-informed 500-RYT, LMT, Reiki and Sound Therapy Practitioner and […]

Free

West Virginia Day Open House

Join us for West Virginia Day at one of Charleston's most historic homes! Refreshments, tours of the 1836 MacFarland-Hubbard House and a living history presentation will celebrate our state's birthday […]

Rolls on the River

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

Join Charleston Montessori School as they team up with FestivALL to present Rolls on the River, an annual pepperoni roll competition. There’s no better way to celebrate WV Day than with […]

$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! […]

Free

Family Movie Night

UC Stadium at Laidley Field

Join WQBE and Electric 102.7 at UC Stadium at Laidley Field for Family Movie Night! Beginning at 5:30 pm, inflatables and food vendors will be available to get the fun […]

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 take place the day of the event. There are 12 slots available with each […]

Charles Jupiter Hamilton Retrospective

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

The lively, provocative work of beloved Charleston artist Charles Jupiter Hamilton (1948–2021) can be seen throughout our city, in homes and businesses, decorating buildings and pillars. In celebration of Charly’s […]

Art After Dark

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

Enjoy an evening of art, entertainment, and interactive fun in the Juliet Art Museum, for FREE! This month, we are debuting a new exhibition celebrating the life and work of […]

Free
Event Series Art Scavenger Hunt

Art Scavenger Hunt

Charleston, WV Charleston, WV, United States

Can YOU solve the riddles? Each day two pieces of art created by local artists will be hidden somewhere throughout Charleston! Follow FestivALL and Arts Amplified on social media to […]

Free

Finding The Singing Spruce author discussion at Taylor Books

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

Discussion and Q&A with folklorist Jasper Waugh-Quasebarth, author of Finding the Singing Spruce: Musical Instrument Makers and Appalachia’s Mountain Forests, available now from WVU Press. Following three craftspeople in the […]

Event Series Art Scavenger Hunt

Art Scavenger Hunt

Charleston, WV Charleston, WV, United States

Can YOU solve the riddles? Each day two pieces of art created by local artists will be hidden somewhere throughout Charleston! Follow FestivALL and Arts Amplified on social media to […]

Free

Poems While You Wait

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

WV Poet Laureate Marc Harshman along with fellow poets will create original, one-of-a-kind poems designed just for you!Visit the poets in the Taylor Books Annex Gallery, select a topic, and […]

SLC Super Saturday: Art Adventures at Your Library

Kanawha County Public Library

Planned in conjunction with FestivALL, your library friends are ready for everyone to stop by and register for Summer Library Club, play lawn games, try your hand at splash painting, […]

Free

The Wine & Jazz Music Festival

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

Are you a fan of great music, amazing drinks, and tasty food? Then you won't want to miss the 2024 Wine & Jazz Music Festival presented by Fund for the […]

$40 – $50
Event Series Art Scavenger Hunt

Art Scavenger Hunt

Charleston, WV Charleston, WV, United States

Can YOU solve the riddles? Each day two pieces of art created by local artists will be hidden somewhere throughout Charleston! Follow FestivALL and Arts Amplified on social media to […]

Free

Morning Yoga & Sound

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

Just like the physical body, our energy and emotional systems require care and attention. When neglected, our frequency lowers and we lose the vitality and resilience to meet the demands […]

Free

2024 Art-for-ALL Juried Kids’ Art Exhibition Awards Ceremony

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

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 […]

Free

Music at First Presby

First Presbyterian Church

The Charleston Civic Chorus, the choirs of First Presbyterian Church, and other local choirs present “Great Hymns of the Church” - a hymn festival featuring classic and favorite hymns as […]

Ice Cream & The Arts

Elk City 615 Tennessee Ave, Charleston, United States

  FestivALL 14-28 Jun 2020 A City Becomes a Work of Art A City Becomes a Work of Art FestivALL A city-wide, multi-arts festival in Charleston, WV showcasing a mix […]

Free

FestivBALL at the GoMart Ballpark

GoMart Ballpark 601 Morris St., Charleston, WV

The Charleston Dirty Birds take on Gastonia during FestivBALL at the park!  We’ll unveil a limited edition FestivBALL art contest winner with the chance to connect art and America’s pastime. […]

$7

Mountain Stage with The Brothers Comatose, Kelsey Waldon and more

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

Be part of the live audience as Mountain Stage records a new episode for NPR Music with host Kathy Mattea! Guest artists: The Brothers Comatose, Kelsey Waldon, Myron Elkins and […]

$25 – $30

Three Things: Season 9, Episode 6

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 7

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 8

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 9

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