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Belle of Cincinnati Dinner Cruise

The Belle of Cincinnati will travel on the beautiful Ohio River. A delicious buffet-style meal will be served. Local singer Joey Wilcoxen will entertain. The cruise is 2.5 hours long, leaving the Point Pleasant Riverfront Park at 7 pm. Photographer is available. Handicap accessible. Tickets are $50 Adults; Children 4-12, $25 and must be purchased in advance at the

WVU Jazz Band and World Music Ensemble

The WVU Jazz ensembles will be performing high energy, fun, and exciting jazz music grounded in the swing style. Audiences will hear students presenting a mix of standards and fresh jazz arrangements.

Always…Patsy Cline

Always…Patsy Cline shares a story of respect, support, friendship, and talent that goes beyond what most fans get to experience with their idols. A musical by Ted Swindley Production of West Virginia Public Theatre, it focuses on Louise Seger’s fond memories of Cline and her love of her friend’s music.

Tribute to the River

Come and join Mason County's river community for a tribute to the men and women who work on the river. Tow boat tours and rides. Line throw and Corn Hole contests. Maritime exhibits and children's games. Sternwheeler Parade. Fireworks Saturday night. Outstanding food and family entertainment on the Ohio River.

Jazz River Festival

Join the Morgantown Board of Parks and Recreation on Saturday, August 26th for the Jazz River Festival! This all day, live jazz event will span the Wharf District of the Caperton Rail-Trail and incorporate five different venues, including Hazel Ruby McQuain Riverfront Park. Each venue will host a unique jazz experience, all open to the public. From “Jenny Wilson’s Stone Soul Picnic” in the park to the late night jam at Morgantown Brewing, it’s a great opportunity to enjoy the best in live jazz music and great dining with friends from far and near. Jenny Wilson Trio with Adam Loudin – 1:30-4 pm at the Riverfront Park. Jenny Wilson Trio provides classic jazz arrangements, interpretations of favorite songs, and originals from one of the busiest and most popular jazz ensembles in the region. Veronneau – 7-8 pm, 8:15-9:15 pm, 9:30-10:15 pm at Oliverio’s Ristorante. Veronneau is an acoustic guitar quartet featuring Lynn Veronneau providing vocals in four languages in a high energy act with lots of audience repartee. This act is thought to be a perfect complement to fine dining. The Cool Cats with Reggie Watkins – 10:30 pm- 12 am, 12:15 am-1 am at the Waterfront Place Hotel. The Cool Cats are an organ quartet with a powerful yet subtle sound that is accented perfectly with Reggie Watkins trombone skills. Dave Braham B3 Trio – 7-8 pm, 8:15-9:15 pm, 9:30-10:15 pm at Morgantown Flour & Seed. Dave Braham is a recognized master of the iconic Hammond B3 organ who will be playing with two life-long friends and musical collaborators, Mark Strickland and Morgantown’s Mark Cappelini. The Jared Sims Funk Band – 7-8 pm, 8:15-9:15 pm, 9:30-10:15 pm at Morgantown Brewing. WVU’s Director of Jaxx Programs, Dr. Jared Sims is bringing in one of his favorite “funk” bands featuring a trombone, guitar, baritone sax, drums and organ to perform some great tunes out of the New England jazz scene. Dan Baker Quartet – 7-8 pm, 8:15-9:15 pm, 9:30-10:15 pm at Mountain State Brewing. Dan Baker is a sought after guitar virtuoso who’s known for his “comps” and his ability to blend his sound in with the sound of his contemporaries. Sharon Clark & Chris Grasso – 6:30-7:30 pm, 7:45-8:45 pm, 9-10 pm at the Waterfront Place Hotel. Sharon Clark has gained a national and international following for her pitch perfect, soulful renditions of classic jazz standards. She is bringing one of her favorite piano players to create a special evening reminiscent of the “piano-bar-in-hotel-lobby” tradition.

Riverfront Park Summer Concert Series

Riverfront Park Summer Concert Series are held on the Second and Fourth Fridays of the month. Concessions open at 5:30 p.m.; Concert starts at 7 p.m. **Bring your own chairs**

Steel Drum Concert

CB Studios is a steel drum instruction studio located in Morgantown, WV. Come join for a great time with great music!

Riverfront Park Summer Concert Series

Riverfront Park Summer Concert Series are held on the Second & Fourth Fridays of the month. Concessions open at 5:30 p.m.; Concert starts at 7 p.m. **Bring your own chairs**

Michael Christopher

For the last decade, Michael Christopher focus & passion has been on music. While headlining events across the northeast and beyond, Michael has opened for some major country stars, including Sammy Kershaw and Lonestar. His guitar-heavy, rock-edged sound intertwines with invocative lyrical virtuosity and positions him with elite company in the country music scene.

Riverfront Park Summer Concert Series

Riverfront Park Summer Concert Series are held on the second and fourth Fridays of the month. Concessions open at 5:30 p.m.; Concert starts at 7 p.m. **Bring your own chairs**

Johnny Staats with Stewed Mulligan

Johnny Staats is a blue grass mandolin, guitar and violin player, born and raised in West Virginia. He has been featured on NBC’s Today Show, People Magazine, CBS Evening News and CNN, and has appeared on the Grand Ole Opry.

The Joseph Sisters with Tim Litvin

Blending classic country with a modern appeal and style, The Joseph Sisters plan to open the next chapter of country music. Tim Litvin’s music is a unique blend of country that incorporates the modern day sound while keeping the roots of country alive.