Out & About

Pennsylvania Beer Festival Is On Tap at Seven Springs

SEVEN SPRINGS, Pa. — Seven Springs Mountain Resort is proud to present the Pennsylvania Beer Festival, June 22-23. This inaugural celebration of Pennsylvania beer gives guests the rare opportunity to enjoy the finest craft beers from a vast and unique selection of breweries from across the ...

‘Ghost of a Chance’ Haunts The Barn at Brooke Hills Playhouse

WELLSBURG — The cast and director of the Brooke Hills Playhouse’s 48th season-opening production of the Flip Kobler-Cindy Marcus comedy, “Ghost of a Chance,” are haunting the former pre-Civil War apple barn in Brooke Hills Park with spectral laughter as they rehearse for the show, ...

BluesDays Series Returns to River City

WHEELING — A full slate of concerts is coming to BluesDays at River City, all leading up to a weekend of award-winning blues at Heritage Music BluesFest on Aug. 9-11. On Tuesday, June 11, Selwyn Birchwood kicks off the BluesDays series, followed by Brandon Santini, Tuesday, July 2; Lindsay ...

18th Annual Wheeling Feeling Chili Cookoff Slated for Saturday

WHEELING – Combine one part live music, two parts festive atmosphere and a dash of a car cruise for the perfect Wheeling Feeling Chili Cookoff recipe! The 18th annual event is set for Saturday, June 1, at Wheeling’s Heritage Port, and organizers are aiming for the biggest and best ever. ...

String Quartet to Play Free Show at Black Sheep Vineyard in Adena

WHEELING — Wheeling Symphony Orchestra’s string quintet will perform at 7:30 p.m. at today, Friday, May 31, Black Sheep Vineyard in Adena. The concert is free and open to the public. Set on a small family-owned vineyard and winery located in rural Adena, Black Sheep Vineyard has been open ...

Spotlight Shines for Night of Singer-Songwriters Wednesday in Barnesville

BARNESVILLE — Skyflight Productions presents an evening with Mark Stuart, Kyle Cox and Adrian Niles on Wednesday, June 5, at The Albert S. George Youth Center at Barnesville Memorial Park in Barnesville. Doors will open at 7 p.m., and show will begin at 7:30 p.m. For more information, ...

Wheeling Symphony Orchestra’s 90th Anniversary Season Is Taking Shape

WHEELING — Wheeling Symphony Orchestra announces its 90th Anniversary season with seven subscription concerts and the return of Ohio Valley’s number one family holiday event, Symphony On Ice. The symphony will continue its Fourth of July Tour, Music Under the Stars, Young People’s Concert ...

It’s the Ohio Valley’s very own version of Comic-Con Saturday

WHEELING — The Wheeling YWCA’s Cultural Diversity and Community Outreach department will be throwing the area’s only Mini-Con on Saturday, May 25. The event takes place from noon to 5 p.m on the second floors of the Wheeling YWCA at 1100 Chapline S. If you didn’t have the luck of ...

‘Dear Evan Hansen’ Packs Sold-Out Crowds Into Heinz Hall in Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH — Heinz Hall in Pittsburgh’s Cultural District has been filled to capacity on a nightly basis this week as the touring production of Broadway’s most recent smash has made its way to the Steel City. The entire six-day Pittsburgh run for “Dear Evan Hansen” — which ...

Glenn Miller Orchestra Kicks Off Summer Concert Series

NEW CUMBERLAND — The World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra will kick off the 2019 Chester City Park Summer Concert Series at 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, at the Davis Brothers Pharmacy Pavilion in a special concert to commemorate Memorial Day. Admission will be free for the outdoor event. Attendees ...

The Sea The Sea Will Take the Stage Tuesday in Barnesville

BARNESVILLE — Skyflight Productions presents The Sea The Sea on Tuesday, May 21, at The Grange Hall in Barnesville. The Sea The Sea is an Upstate New York-based indie, folk-pop duo band featuring what the Huffington Post calls, “Two of the loveliest male-female voices you might ever hear ...

Bridges Makes Annual Stop at Towngate Thursday

WHEELING — Acoustic and soft rock band Bridges along with special musical guests take the Towngate stage at 8 p.m. Thursday, May 23. Together since 2005, this three-part harmony, featuring talented vocalists Kim Butler, Doug Pettit and Dave Pettit, always draws a crowd and will provide an ...

Strand Theatre to Screen New Mine Disaster Film

MOUNDSVILLE — The Strand Theatre is pleased to announce a weekend of screenings of the new feature film “Mine 9,” a mine disaster film based on a true story. Mining country in Appalachia has been declared The Devils Playground. With ever growing safety concerns at the mine, Zeke ...

Great Music, Family Vibes Abound at Eighth Annual Dark Star Jubilee

THORNVILLE, Ohio — Music lovers from near and far will flock to East-Central Ohio to kick off the summer concert season in style — dancing to live music in the great outdoors as the Dark Star Jubilee returns to Legend Valley for its eight annual installment. Host band Dark Star ...

Band the Pussyfooters perform at Artworks in Wheeling today

WHEELING — Sean Decker of The Bridge and Tunnel Collective announced the group Pussyfooters will perform at Artworks today, Friday, May 17. Comprised of musicians Jeremiah Welch, Howie Haught and Todd Hager, the group will perform from 7-10 p.m. in the newly refurbished gallery area in the ...

‘Dear Evan Hansen’ Lottery Set for Sold-Out Shows in Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH — Dear Evan Hansen announced a digital ticket lottery in Pittsburgh, offering fans the chance to purchase a limited number of discounted tickets available for each otherwise sold-out performance. The digital lottery will begin accepting entries 48 hours prior to the first ...