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Tamarack Dinner Theatre – Hamlet

Dinner Theatre | Hamlet Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia and The Rustic Mehcanicals - West Virginia's Shakespeare Troupe proudly presents Hamlet! 2 showings: October 12th & October 13th Hamlet has the world at his feet. Young, wealthy, and living a hedonistic life studying abroad. Then word reaches him that his father is dead. Returning home he finds his world is utterly changed, his certainties smashed and his home a foreign land. Struggling to understand his place in a new world order he faces a stark choice. Submit, or rage against the injustice of his new reality. As relevant today as when it was written, Hamlet confronts each of us with the mirror of our own morality in an imperfect world. Written by William Shakespeare, Perfromed by The Rustic Mehcanicals - West Virginia's Shakespeare Troupe Dinner is served at 6:30pm, show begins at 8pm. A cash bar will be available at dinner and during the show. Menu: Smørrebrød (Rye Bread with Smoked Salmon & Dill Crème Fraiche And Pumpernickel Bread with Liver Pate) Danish Corn Feast Soup (corn, carrots, potatoes, celery, onions, and garlic) Krebinetter (Breaded Pork Cutlet, Fried Apples, Boiled Potatoes, Orange Glazed Beets) Rye Bread, Rolls & Butter Risalamande (Rice Pudding with Spiced Cherry Topping)

Honey Festival-Beckley

Learn how to raise bees, taste and purchase local honey, see live honey bee demonstrations, visit informational display tents, and participate in great activities for the entire family! Special children’s activities will take place at the Youth Museum such as bee dissections and bee crafts. Food vendors will also be in place to satisfy your appetite. The Long Point String Band will be preforming during the day from 12pm - 4pm. Exhibition Coal Mine tours will be available all day as well for the special admission rate of $10 per person. The Beckley Honey Festival will take place at the Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine. The Mine is located at 513 Ewart adjacent to New River Park. Museum hours are daily 10:00 am – 6:00 pm. For more information, call 304-256-1747 or visit online at www.raleighcountybeekeepers.com.

Gallery Opening | Good Enough to Eat

Tamarack’s David L. Dickirson Fine Arts Gallery is hosting Good Enough to Eat*, an art exhibition. A traditional still life of fruits and veggies, abstract interpretations of "food porn," a classic teacup and saucer combo, conceptual social commentary of the food industry, an unexpected serving platter; everything food related is on the menu for this exhibition. Good Enough to Eat* ..., is an exhibition of fine art and craft celebrating food. Tamarack's David L. Dickirson Fine Art Gallery is seeking a vast breadth of two and three dimensional artwork, decorative and functional, in any media that corresponds with the theme of food. The exhibition will feature artists’ works from around the state, in a multitude of media. The opening reception is August 11, 5pm - 7pm, in the gallery, with live music by Sam Stephens.

Lake Stephens Beach Blast

Beach Blast at Lake Stevens, May 25-26th, $1 admission fee per vehicle, more info to become available as soon as possible

Sweet Treats

Beckley's annual Sweet Treats event features dessert-tastings, music by Raleigh County Schools, and booths for the Southern WV Emergency Preparedness Fair. The event is part of the Rhododendron Festival. Free to enjoy music and booths; $5 = 5 sample dessert tickets.

Rhododendron Festival

The Rhododendron Festival is held in the Beckley area over several weekends in May. The festival pageant will be on May 6. The annual Sweet Treats dessert event, along with the Raleigh County Schools Day of the Arts and Southern WV Preparedness Fair, will take place on May 12 at the Beckley Intermodal Gateway. The City's Founder Day event takes place at Wildwood House Museum on May 19. The RhodoBoogie Car & Bike Show will happen on May 26 at the Beckley Intermodal Gateway. Plus a couple of Fridays in the Park concerts at Word Park, several art-related events and viewing rhododendrons at Grandview are also included during the festival.

Breakfast with Santa

Santa and Mrs. Claus are making a very special appearance at Tamarack! Join us for a delicious breakfast buffet with this dynamic duo. Many treats and activities for kids of all ages. Breakfast will include Eggs, Bacon, Sausage, Biscuit, Fruit, Mac & Cheese and Peanut Buttery & Jelly Sandwich. Tickets: Adults: $13; Chidlren 3-14: $10; Children 2 and under: Free. Note: This year we are having two events - December 9th and December 16th.

Breakfast with Santa

Santa and Mrs. Claus are making a very special appearance at Tamarack! Join us for a delicious breakfast buffet with this dynamic duo. Many treats and activities for kids of all ages. Breakfast will include Eggs, Bacon, Sausage, Biscuit, Fruit, Mac & Cheese and Peanut Buttery & Jelly Sandwich. Tickets: Adults: $13; Chidlren 3-14: $10; Children 2 and under: Free Note: This year we are having two events - December 9th and December 16th.

FRACK!! (The Mountain Music Comedy Spectacular)

FRACK!! (the Mountain Music Comedy Spectacular) is a full-length musical comedy play. This lighthearted performance features 8 original songs which have been created and will be performed by some of the region’s top musical talent, including Long Point String Band, The Kind Thieves, plus more. THE STORY: Things are tough all over for Jim Cunningham. A single father who recently lost his job as a truck driver for Piney Fork Coal, Jim struggles to make ends meet while raising his two teenage kids. As Jim begins to believe he has reached the end of his rope, he is visited by a peculiar representative from a natural gas fracturing company known as Grendel Corp. Their offer to Jim is simple: All of his money problems can go away with one seemingly simple stipulation…only they can decide where on his property to put the gas well.

FRACK!! (The Mountain Music Comedy Spectacular)

FRACK!! (the Mountain Music Comedy Spectacular) is a full-length musical comedy play. This lighthearted performance features 8 original songs which have been created and will be performed by some of the region’s top musical talent, including Long Point String Band, The Kind Thieves, plus more. THE STORY: Things are tough all over for Jim Cunningham. A single father who recently lost his job as a truck driver for Piney Fork Coal, Jim struggles to make ends meet while raising his two teenage kids. As Jim begins to believe he has reached the end of his rope, he is visited by a peculiar representative from a natural gas fracturing company known as Grendel Corp. Their offer to Jim is simple: All of his money problems can go away with one seemingly simple stipulation…only they can decide where on his property to put the gas well.

FRACK!! (The Mountain Music Comedy Spectacular)

FRACK!! (the Mountain Music Comedy Spectacular) is a full-length musical comedy play. This lighthearted performance features 8 original songs which have been created and will be performed by some of the region’s top musical talent, including Long Point String Band, The Kind Thieves, plus more. THE STORY: Things are tough all over for Jim Cunningham. A single father who recently lost his job as a truck driver for Piney Fork Coal, Jim struggles to make ends meet while raising his two teenage kids. As Jim begins to believe he has reached the end of his rope, he is visited by a peculiar representative from a natural gas fracturing company known as Grendel Corp. Their offer to Jim is simple: All of his money problems can go away with one seemingly simple stipulation…only they can decide where on his property to put the gas well.

FRACK!! (The Mountain Music Comedy Spectacular) Bloody Mary Brunch Matinee

FRACK!! (the Mountain Music Comedy Spectacular) is a full-length musical comedy play. This lighthearted performance features 8 original songs which have been created and will be performed by some of the region’s top musical talent, including Long Point String Band, The Kind Thieves, plus more. THE STORY: Things are tough all over for Jim Cunningham. A single father who recently lost his job as a truck driver for Piney Fork Coal, Jim struggles to make ends meet while raising his two teenage kids. As Jim begins to believe he has reached the end of his rope, he is visited by a peculiar representative from a natural gas fracturing company known as Grendel Corp. Their offer to Jim is simple: All of his money problems can go away with one seemingly simple stipulation…only they can decide where on his property to put the gas well.

FRACK!! (The Mountain Music Comedy Spectacular)

FRACK!! (the Mountain Music Comedy Spectacular) is a full-length musical comedy play. This lighthearted performance features 8 original songs which have been created and will be performed by some of the region’s top musical talent, including Long Point String Band, The Kind Thieves, plus more. THE STORY: Things are tough all over for Jim Cunningham. A single father who recently lost his job as a truck driver for Piney Fork Coal, Jim struggles to make ends meet while raising his two teenage kids. As Jim begins to believe he has reached the end of his rope, he is visited by a peculiar representative from a natural gas fracturing company known as Grendel Corp. Their offer to Jim is simple: All of his money problems can go away with one seemingly simple stipulation…only they can decide where on his property to put the gas well.

FRACK!! (The Mountain Music Comedy Spectacular)

FRACK!! (the Mountain Music Comedy Spectacular) is a full-length musical comedy play. This lighthearted performance features 8 original songs which have been created and will be performed by some of the region’s top musical talent, including Long Point String Band, The Kind Thieves, plus more. THE STORY: Things are tough all over for Jim Cunningham. A single father who recently lost his job as a truck driver for Piney Fork Coal, Jim struggles to make ends meet while raising his two teenage kids. As Jim begins to believe he has reached the end of his rope, he is visited by a peculiar representative from a natural gas fracturing company known as Grendel Corp. Their offer to Jim is simple: All of his money problems can go away with one seemingly simple stipulation…only they can decide where on his property to put the gas well.

FRACK!! (The Mountain Music Comedy Spectacular)

FRACK!! (the Mountain Music Comedy Spectacular) (original theatre production) is a full-length musical comedy play. This lighthearted performance features 8 original songs which have been created and will be performed by some of the region’s top musical talent, including Long Point String Band, The Kind Thieves, plus more. THE STORY: Things are tough all over for Jim Cunningham. A single father who recently lost his job as a truck driver for Piney Fork Coal, Jim struggles to make ends meet while raising his two teenage kids. As Jim begins to believe he has reached the end of his rope, he is visited by a peculiar representative from a natural gas fracturing company known as Grendel Corp. Their offer to Jim is simple: All of his money problems can go away with one seemingly simple stipulation…only they can decide where on his property to put the gas well.

FRACK!! (The Mountain Music Comedy Spectacular)

FRACK!! (the Mountain Music Comedy Spectacular) is a full-length musical comedy play. This lighthearted performance features 8 original songs which have been created and will be performed by some of the region’s top musical talent, including Long Point String Band, The Kind Thieves, plus more. THE STORY: Things are tough all over for Jim Cunningham. A single father who recently lost his job as a truck driver for Piney Fork Coal, Jim struggles to make ends meet while raising his two teenage kids. As Jim begins to believe he has reached the end of his rope, he is visited by a peculiar representative from a natural gas fracturing company known as Grendel Corp. Their offer to Jim is simple: All of his money problems can go away with one seemingly simple stipulation…only they can decide where on his property to put the gas well.

Tamarack Dinner Theatre Series | The Merchant of Venice

Join us in Tamarack's Governor Hulett C. Smith Theater for a night of delicious food and a great show with William Shakespeare's "The Merchant Of Venice!" Produced through The Vintage Theatre Company out of Clarksburg, WV. Cost: $45 plus tax and processing fee. Dinner is served at 6:30 p.m.; Show begins at 8:00 p.m.

Get Cooking with Tamarack

Join Executive Chef, Jamie Henderson for a interactive cooking demostration as he creates four different dishes using a Braising Technique. Learn all the tips and tricks behind Braising with Chef Jamie. After the demonstration, we invited to enjoy a small plates dinner with us!