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Mountain State Forest Festival

The Mountain State Forest Festival is one of the largest and oldest festivals in West Virginia originating in 1930. The

Capitol City Biker Bash

The 7th annual Capitol City Biker Bash, sponsored by Go Mart and Mountain Dew, proudly announces the 2018 line up for the 3-day motorcycle rally. Hogan's Goat plays Thursday, June 7. 5-Star Rebellion and Non-Friction are scheduled Friday, June 8, and The Georgia Satellites and The Cat Daddys close out the bash Saturday, June 9. New this year is a stunt show on Friday and Saturday afternoon with Kyle Sliger sponsored by Vino’s Sports Bar & Grill and Copper Pint Pub. For the 6th year we are proud to partner with HospiceCare as our charity.

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.

Charlie Daniels Band & The Marshall Tucker Band

These legendary country classics will combine forces to bring an unforgettable night of music. Revel in the sounds of classics like “The Devil Went Down to George,” “Uneasy Rider,” and “Fire on the Mountain” when they take the stage.

State Fair of WV Concert Series

The 2017 State Fair of WV Concert Series Lineup is as follows: August 10, 8pm, Aaron Lewis with Ray Scott August 11, 8pm, Martina McBride & Josh Turner August 12, 7pm, Casting Crowns August 13, 6pm, Clay Walker & John Michael Montgomery August 14, 7:30pm, Luke Combs (Free Show) August 15, 7:30pm, Jimmy Fortune (Free Show) August 16, 7:30pm, Home Free (Free Show) August 17, 8pm, Old Crow Medicine Show August 18, 8pm, Brantley Gilbert August 19, 7pm, Buckin’ B Bull Ride with Steve Moakler For more information or to order tickets, visit: www.statefairofwv.com

Cabell County Fair

Enjoying the Cabell County Fair each year has been a family tradition since 1983. Residents of the county may show their prize garden produce, livestock, and arts & crafts. The prime emphasis of the fair is to provide 4-H and FFA members the opportunity to exhibit their projects. Concerts, horse shows, carnival, pageants and much more guarantees fun for everyone!

Adairs Run at The Chuck Mathena Center

Adairs Run is a country group based in Nashville, TN with a fiery edge. Their sound encompasses the roots of rock and roll all the way to melodies that tie into the heartfelt storytelling in today’s country music. This event is general admission only.

KISS Freedom to Rock Tour

KISS is regarded as one of the most influential rock and roll bands of all-time. The band holds honors as one of America's top gold record champions, selling over 100 million albums worldwide in their 40 year career. KISS' career milestones are staggering, boasting decades of record-breaking tours around the globe. Notable moments include appearances at Super Bowl XXXIII, the 2002 Winter Olympics, the 2005 Rockin' The Corps concert for U.S. troops Iraq and Afghanistan, and performing on 2009's American Idol finale to 30 million viewers. The KISS legacy continues to grow, generation after generation, transcending age, race and creed. The unparalleled devotion and loyalty of the KISS Army to the "Hottest Band in the World" is a striking testament to the band's unbreakable bond with its fans. The KISS “Freedom To Rock” Tour will bring epic rock to 25+ cities it hasn’t been to in over 10+ years and four brand new cities as well. KISS specifically wanted to take the “Freedom To Rock” Tour to its fans in markets that haven’t had the chance to see them in some time or ever at all. This 35+ city tour will rock those markets and allow fans across the country to see America’s favorite rock band of all time, KISS. Opening for KISS will be THE DEAD DAISIES. More information and tickets avaialable at Kissonline.com and www.bigsandyarena.com.

All Together Arts Week

Experience a week in the life of the arts in Mercer County and discover what our vibrant arts scene has to offer! From gallery hops, concerts, art shows and poetry readings to healing arts forums, networking and the beloved Grand Finale Parade & Day of Merriment--this week is all about celebrating, showcasing and uniting the creative arts activity in Mercer County and beyond. Phone calls are welcome for any inquiries. 304-320-8833