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Fall Foliage Road Trip: U.S. Route 50

Mid-Ohio Valley Sights Rounding out a beautiful fall season in Almost Heaven, our final fall foliage report is guiding us

Fall Foliage Road Trip: U.S. 250 to W.Va. 88

Northern Panhandle Must-Visits With later than normal peak color arriving in the Mountain State, beautiful fall foliage remains in several

Fall Foliage Road Trip: W.Va. Route 310

Shifting Hues & Historic Views Due to a warmer than usual fall, color has been slower to peak in West

Almost Heaven After Dark

As the glowing autumn moon shines down on West Virginia, the state comes alive with activities—both spooky and mystical alike.

Fall Foliage Road Trip: W.Va. Routes 15 East and 20 North

Waterfalls Views & Serene Waterways This week in Almost Heaven, more and more color is creeping across the state. While

5 Reasons To Visit Grandview This Fall

While the nation’s newest national park is full of eye-catching views, the Grandview area is at the top of our

Fall Foliage Road Trip: Midland Trail & Country Route 11

Iconic Views & Breathtaking Overlooks This week in Almost Heaven, we are beginning to see vibrant color spread across the

8 Spots To Find Fall Adventure

Getting out and exploring is always an appealing option in Almost Heaven—but when the summer heat cools off fall adventure

Fall Foliage Road Trip: Route 24 to U.S. 219

Majestic Summits & Mountain Towns This week, the foliage in the higher elevations of West Virginia will be reaching peak

Autumn Colors Express

Lights Out!

Evil spirits, terrifying monsters & unthinkable horrors await you at ACE Adventure Resort’s Nightmare in the Gorge Haunted Attraction. Hundreds

Thurmond Ghost Hunt- Fall Event

Join ACE Adventure Resort’s Thurmond Ghost Hunt and experience a paranormal investigation in the New River Gorge. We will visit

ACE Weekend

ACE Adventure Resort is celebrating Labor Day weekend by giving back to our awesome guests. Get great deals on rafting

Head for the Hills Festival

Head for the Hills Festival™ is a 2-day motorcycle festival that helps support veterans! 🇺🇸 Join us October 2 & 3 at

Sunday Funday Summer Concert Series

Join us at Oglebay’s Anne Kuchinka Amphitheater for an evening of family fun and live entertainment every Sunday evening through

Sunday Fundays

Play all day and enjoy the best of Oglebay for less than $10 per person every Sunday through Labor Day!

Apple Butter Festival

It’s that time of year! Come join us at the Chapmanville Apple Butter Festival September 24, 25 and 26th for some

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

Scenic Drives through Almost Heaven

Sightsee from the comfort of your car with these six scenic drives through the mountains of West Virginia. Historic National

Top 5 Places to Breathe In That Fresh Mountain Air

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city. Discover a newfound adventure in the outdoors. Find wide open spaces to

Discover the natural wonder of Almost Heaven at these destinations

Exploring new and beautiful places is always an incredible adventure. Home to some of the most impressive parks and public

Blaze a Trail in Almost Heaven

West Virginia is filled with untouched, wide-open public land. With six national parks, 45 state parks and forest and endless

7 movies to cure your cabin fever

Looking for a good movie to watch? We’ve got some we think you might like: October Sky – Based on

Read through Almost Heaven

Now is the perfect time to unplug and unwind in the Mountain State. Below are a few books to get

47th Annual Apple Harvest Festival

47th Annual Apple Harvest Festival This two day event features Old Fashioned Apple Butter Making, Grand Feature Parade, Arts & Crafts,

The Mound Arts & Crafts Festival

The Art & Craft Festival is held every fall around the Mound on D Street in South Charleston. More than

Rock and Gem Show

Annual Rock & Gemstone sale at the South Charleston Community Center on Jefferson Road. Saturday, October 17 10 am –

History Abounds in these 3 Charming Small Towns

Is your inner history buff begging for a getaway to a place with a past? These charming towns are perfect

Irish Road Bowling

Saturday 1:30 p.m. About Irish Road Bowling Irish Road Bowling is primarily played in County Armagh in Northern Ireland and

These West Virginia Chocolates Will Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Chocolatiers in West Virginia craft heavenly delicacies fit for royalty. Whether you’re looking for a tasty present for a loved

Romantic West Virginia Getaways

West Virginia is the perfect place to get away with that special someone for a romantic vacation together. Across the

Plan your Almost Heaven Vacation on National Plan For Vacation Day

Coming off of a challenging year for travel-lovers, we are all getting very excited to hit the road and travel

Art Gallery Exhibition: Motif

When looking back at our heroes of contemporary art, we can see how artists are always using a variation of

Art Gallery Exhibition: Identity

This exhibition gives the artist the chance to express, explore and question their own ideas about identity and reveal their

Art Gallery Exhibition: Kitsch Me Like You Mean It!

This exhibition is all about looking at art, not through the critical eye of an artist but through the eyes

Blue Ridge Arts & Crafts Festival

The 4th annual Blue Ridge Arts & Crafts Festival will be held on Saturday, April 25, 2020 at beautiful Sam

Relax and Recharge with these spa vacations in Almost Heaven

Everyone deserves time to pamper and treat themselves. Around the state beautiful and peaceful spas await to help you relax

Your Guide to Holiday Shopping in Almost Heaven

The holidays are a magical time, especially in West Virginia. The mountains are blanketed in fresh snow. The towns of

Shop Local During Small Business Saturday

The last Saturday of November is time to shop small. From specialty gifts to artisan crafts, small businesses in West

Experience Endless Possibilities with 48 Hours in the New River/Greenbrier Valley

Iconic sights. The harmony and melody of authentic Appalachian music. Local dishes with incredible flavor. The New River/Greenbrier Valley has

Carksadon Mansion Christmas Tour

The Carskadon Mansion will be holding their annual Christmas Tour. This event will be December 7th and 8th from 11-4.

Christmas at Cass

An annual tradition continues!  Join us for a fun filled evening kicking off with Santa’s arrival and the lighting of

Cider & Carols

Friends of Ashby’s Fort will be holding their annual Cider and Carols event at the Fort from 4-6 on December

Try This Celebrity Chef’s Recipe For Dinner

Matt Welsch is a Wheeling native who opened The Vagabond Kitchen. With a strong passion for community, he prepares dishes

Turn Game Day into a West Virginia Weekend Getaway

College football season is in full swing throughout the Mountain State. Whether you’re a Mountaineer or a member of the

Find the perfect Christmas Tree at these 4 Farms

The holiday season is approaching, and it’s time to start looking for the perfect tree for your living room. West

Light Up the Night at These Magical Holiday Lights Festivals

Twinkling lights. Warm blankets. Loved ones by your side. Embrace the cold air and enjoy Almost Heaven’s holiday festivities. Grab

Dreamy Wedding & Proposal Locations Await in West Virginia

Scenic outlooks. Vibrant Gardens. Tranquil waterfalls. Almost Heaven is a dream destination for weddings and proposals. From weddings perched near

A True Farm To Table Thanksgiving

Family. Food. Fun. The only thing that could make your Thanksgiving dinner better is food from local farmers. Almost Heaven

A Taste of Almost Heaven: Thanksgiving Edition

Try something new for your family holiday gathering this year. Wow your company this Thanksgiving with delicious Appalachian-inspired cuisine. Sides

Get Warm in These 5 Cozy Cabins for the Holidays

Thanksgiving, Christmas and every holiday in between are best spent in the comfort of a West Virginia cabin with loved

Santa’s Workshop

Come spend the day at Santa’s workshop! The Cass Community Center will be decked out for the season with gingerbread

Santa’s Workshop

Come spend the day at Santa’s workshop! The Cass Community Center will be decked out for the season with gingerbread

Santa’s Workshop

Come spend the day at Santa’s workshop! The Cass Community Center will be decked out for the season with gingerbread

Community Christmas Tree Lighting

Before the Elkins Christmas Parade the Grinch will be lighting the community Christmas tree at the Darden house across from

5 Fall Engagement Spots in Almost Heaven

With the leaves changing and cooler temperatures approaching, fall is the perfect time to propose at one of West Virginia’s

Thanksgiving Recipes to Add to Your Almost Heaven Table

Thanksgiving means classic dishes like mashed potatoes, green beans and gravy. For a unique holiday meal, spice up your turkey

4 Ways to Spend Thanksgiving in West Virginia

Thanksgiving in West Virginia is time for family and fun. From exploring waterfalls to preparing meals in a cozy cabin,

Capture Beautiful Family Photos in West Virginia Year-Round

Home to stunning spots and locations, West Virginia is perfect for any family photo session. Picture beautiful mountains, rushing waterfalls,

Find Places To Go Whether Leaves or Snow in Almost Heaven

The air is getting cooler. The days are getting shorter. But the stunning views in Almost Heaven remain the same.

This special tradition brings the entire community of Huntington together once every year

On November 14, 1970, a flight carrying the Marshall University football team, staff, boosters and flight crew tragically crashed just

Murder Mystery Dinner

Tickets available online here… It’s 1928, and Mobster and bootlegger, Danny “Lucky” Campisano hosts the Grand Opening of his new

Peter Pan

Boone County STAGE will present the timeless classic of Peter Pan at Running Right Leadership Academy on November 21-23 at

9 to 5 The Musical

Southern Coalition for the Arts is proud to present “9 to 5 the Musical” 9 to 5 The Musical, with

Warm Up With These 5 Cozy Drinks in Almost Heaven

When there’s a chill in the air, there’s nothing better than a cozy drink to warm you up. In West

The Perfect Spots for Wildlife Watching in Almost Heaven

West Virginia is known for being wild and wonderful. The state’s wide variety of elevation and terrain provides opportunity for

Don’t Miss These November Events in Almost Heaven

As fall slowly turns to winter, West Virginia turns its eye toward holiday events and activities. Mark down these must-see

5 must-see stops on the Allegheny Trail

The Allegheny Trail is a 330-mile trail that runs through the eastern part of West Virginia from Bruceton Mills to

Fall Romantic Getaways in Almost Heaven

Fall in in Almost Heaven is the perfect time to plan a romantic getaway complete with colorful foliage and cozy

Marshall University’s International Festival

West Virginia’s oldest and longest running international festival featuring international foods, world music, dance and displays representing many different countries

Haunted West Virginia Locations That Are Sure to Give You Chills

With as much unique history as West Virginia has rolling through its hills and mountains, it is no surprise to

HISTORY & HERITAGE EXPLORER: ‘B&Bs for Vets’ born in West Virginia

By Kathleen Panek, History & Heritage Explorer In 2008, Gillum House Bed & Breakfast posted on its web site: “In

5 Activities That Will Get You Outside this Fall

If you ask West Virginians, many will agree that the best time to be outdoors is in the fall. There

Fall for kids and families in Almost Heaven

With leaves falling and pumpkins patches all around, fall is the perfect time for families to make memories in Almost

Bring Out Your Warm Blankets, Its Cozy Cabin Season in Almost Heaven

Warm, cozy cabin getaways are just around the corner in Almost Heaven. From luxury log cabins to secluded, scenic retreats,

Scary Stories

Spooky stories, creepy crafts, and scary snacks take place at Morgan’s Kitchen along MacCorkle Ave. in St. Albans on Friday,

Spooky West Virginia Tours You Don’t Want to Miss

West Virginia’s unique history brings with it an assortment of spooky places. As Halloween creeps closer and the autumn air

Scenic Spots to Visit This Fall in Almost Heaven

The majestic mountains of West Virginia transform into a vibrant masterpiece each fall as temperatures drop and the leaves begin

Picturesque Places for a Fall Wedding

Music, flowers, menu and cake. It’s true, there are an overwhelming amount of choices to make when planning your wedding.

Welcome to the Almost Heaven Pumpkin Spice Trail

Fall means colorful foliage, cool temperatures and pumpkin spice everything. From lattes to pastries to beer, pumpkin spice flavors are

Experience the Best of Autumn in Almost Heaven

Pumpkin patches. Warm fuzzy sweaters. Autumn views. Its fall in Almost Heaven and favorite fall adventures and beautiful fall views

One-Of-A-Kind Fall Adventures Await in Almost Heaven

Fall has finally arrived in Almost Heaven, and the season has brought crisp, cool air, beautiful fall foliage and amazing

Discover Almost Heaven’s Country Roads this Autumn

Let Almost Heaven’s scenic roads lead you to extraordinary places this fall. Discover hidden gems and scenic spots along the

Hidden Gems & Unique Experiences this Fall in West Virginia

Fall in Almost Heaven is a magical time of year. The leaves turn vibrant shades of yellow, deep red and

Fantastic Fall Camping in Almost Heaven

This fall, experience the magic of West Virginia with a camping trip in the mountains. Countless state parks and camp

Check Out These Fall Finds at West Virginia’s Local Shops

Cute shops are around most every corner of West Virginia towns. Head to Almost Heaven for all your cozy, fall

Halloween in Almost Heaven

Are you all about sweet treats, fun costumes and cute pumpkin decorations? Or, are you ready to get scared, watch

Sip, Enjoy & Unwind with these Unique West Virginia Made Spirits

Sip on unique West Virginia made spirits year-round in Almost Heaven. From moonshine to whiskey, distilleries around the state have

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Please come join yoga instructors Jessy Coffman and Heidi Sherwin in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class. This

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Please come join yoga instructors Jessy Coffman and Heidi Sherwin in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class. This

Young Birders Walk

It’s never too early to become a birder! This walk will introduce children of all ages and their parents to

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Please come join yoga instructors Jessy Coffman and Heidi Sherwin in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class. This

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Please come join yoga instructors Jessy Coffman and Heidi Sherwin in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class. This

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Please come join yoga instructors Jessy Coffman and Heidi Sherwin in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class. This

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Please come join yoga instructors Jessy Coffman and Heidi Sherwin in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class. This

A Walk on the Far Side

Join retired WVU arboretum specialist and former WVBG president Jon Weems for a walk among the forested trails of the

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Please come join yoga instructors Jessy Coffman and Heidi Sherwin in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class. This

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Please come join yoga instructors Jessy Coffman and Heidi Sherwin in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class. This

Drawing Autumn’s Bounty

In this workshop, led by artist and author Linda S. Gribko, you’ll learn to create the illusion of spherical volume

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Please come join yoga instructors Jessy Coffman and Heidi Sherwin in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class. This