The Weekend: Nature & Bluegrass Music at Pipestem

Pipestem Resort State Park

Planned activities can round out the weekend at Pipestem Resort State Park. Take advantage of nature-based fun and an evening of bluegrass music. FRIDAY, July 30, 2021 2:00 pm WILD, WONDERFUL TROUT of WV PRESENTATION Meet Jared at the nature center for a short presentation on trout found in our state. A true angler, you'll […]

Watoga Art in the Park

Watoga State Park

Few places inspire art like West Virginia’s state parks. Come and celebrate that art during Watoga’s Art in the Park event. Staged at the Watoga State Park picnic area, enjoy live music, hands on art workshops, food, and handmade arts and crafts. The Saturday activities begin at 10:00 a.m. and will conclude on Sunday at […]

39th annual Lumberjackin’ Bluegrassin’ Jamboree

Twin Falls Resort State Park

Enjoy a great weekend wrapped up in beautiful fall colors at Twin Falls State Park. The Lumberjack Festival has something for everyone. A family-oriented event, featuring a Lumberjackin’, music, hayrides, and a variety of arts and crafts by area residents is located at the ballfield. FRIDAY, September 17, 2021 7:00 p.m. Ghost Stories around the […]

Mansion by Candlelight at Blennerhassett Island

Blennerhassett State Park

See Blennerhassett Island like you have never seen before. Firebaskets and lanterns light the paths to the Blennerhassett mansion and other activities on the island for Mansion by Candlelight. Two autumn evenings, October 8 (Friday) and October 9 ( Saturday), 2021. Once a year Blennerhassett Island is transformed into an island paradise where Margaret and […]

$35.00

Mansion by Candlelight at Blennerhassett Island

Blennerhassett State Park

See Blennerhassett Island like you have never seen before. Firebaskets and lanterns light the paths to the Blennerhassett mansion and other activities on the island for Mansion by Candlelight. Two autumn evenings, October 8 (Friday) and October 9 ( Saturday), 2021. Once a year Blennerhassett Island is transformed into an island paradise where Margaret and […]

$35.00

Swingin’ w/ Sinatra Dinner & a Show

Tygart Lake State Park 1240 Paul E. Malone Rd, Grafton, WV

An evening of good food and a great vocal tribute to the legendary Frank Sinatra is planned at Tygart Lake State Park on February 19, 2022. Join entertainer Lee Dean as he presents "Swinging with Sinatra" and The Lodge restaurant prepares and serves an Italian-style dinner. The combination makes for an evening of fun, memories, […]

Swinging with Sinatra: Hawks Nest

Hawks Nest State Park

Known as the "Sultan of Swoon," "The Voice," or "Ol' Blue Eyes," his songs will be the show at Hawks Nest State Park, Saturday, March 12, 2022. Frank Sinatra classics are part of Lee Dean's stage performance at the renewed Museum that is heralded as a new venue for shows and events like this Dinner […]

Guitar Weekend/Workshop: Twin Falls

Twin Falls Resort State Park

Since 2006, Guitar Weekend at Twin Falls Resort Park is a workshop that matches beginning, intermediate, and advanced guitar students with two nationally known instructors Robin Kessinger, and Robert Shafer. If you've been to a festival or heard them play, you know you're in for a great weekend. In addition to challenging classes, there will […]

Easter Festivities: Pipestem

Pipestem Resort State Park

Hippity-hop to Pipestem Resort State Park on Saturday, April 16, 2022 and enjoy Easter festivities at park headquarters. The annual Easter egg hunt is at 1:00 p.m. for youth 12 years of age and younger. Following the egg hunt, youth and families can play games and face painting. The Easter Bunny will be visiting and […]

Bluegrass Festival: North Bend

North Bend State Park

Celebrate the return of the Bluegrass Festival at North Bend State Park! Bring your family and friends for a fun filled weekend of pickin’ and grinin’. Bluegrass bands from throughout West Virginia, as well as from the surrounding region will be performing. Lose yourself in the rhythm of the music and traditional sounds of our […]

Makenzie Phipps and Band Concert: Pipestem

Pipestem Resort State Park

An evening of music is slated for Sunday, May 29, 2022 at Pipestem Resort State Park in the outdoor amphitheater. The Makenzie Phipps and Band Concern is on stage from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Open to the public, there is ample parking. Makenzie is a small town girl raised in beautiful Bluefield Virginia. Miss Makenzie […]

Summer Fun: Pipestem

Pipestem Resort State Park

Located on the east rim of the Bluestone River Gorge, Pipestem State Park’s nature center is open daily from 11:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. and offers these activities June 28 - July 3, 2022. No charge to attend and open to the public. Don’t forget to check out the zip line, horseback riding, golf and […]

Long Point String Band Concert: Pipestem

Pipestem Resort State Park

Long Point String Band will be preforming at Pipestem Resort State Park on July 2, 2022. The outdoor amphitheater setting at this state park compliments the 8:00 p.m. concert that will be about two hours of great music and instrumentals. The concert is free to attend. Seating is available, however bringing a lawn chair or […]

Dustin McCray Live: Blackwater Falls

Blackwater Falls State Park

An evening of music with Dustin McCray invites you to Blackwater Falls on Wednesday, July 6, 2022. An Americana singer-songwriter from Ireland West Virginia, McCray's voice is pure, combining folk, rock, country and blues with a balance of familiarity and uniqueness. His debut album “The Song That You Sing” features twelve original songs and has […]

Morgan Community Concert Band: Cacapon

Cacapon Resort State Park

Join Director Darinda Sherbert and the Morgan Community Concert Band for a free summer concert at Cacapon Resort State Park. The performance starts at 1:00 PM and is staged at Cacapon Resort Bath House that is located above the beach entrance. This program is free to attend and open to the public. Join us for […]

Peak of the Bloom: Camp Creek

Camp Creek State Park

Parachute Brigade is preforming at Camp Creek State Park as part of Peak of the Bloom. Enjoy a concert at the beautiful Camp Creek State Park Amphitheater on August 13, 2022 with the talented artists of Parachute Brigade, plus artisan vendors, creative activities and more! Music starts at 7:00 p.m. Bring a blanket or arm […]

Rick K & the Allnighters Show: Pipestem

Pipestem Resort State Park

Performing a unique blend of rock n’ roll oldies, country and pop, Rick K and the Allnighters Band is at Pipestem Resort on August 27, 2022. The evening includes showmanship and hilarious high jinx in addition to favorite popular music spanning 50 years of style. It is “great family entertainment” according to Nichole Miller, activity […]

$8.00 – $10.00

“2 of a Kind” Concert: Twin Falls

Twin Falls Resort State Park

You find and hear great music in the courtyard at Twin Falls Resort State Park on September 2, 2022. From 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. ‘2 of a Kind’ will be performing. This is a free concert and open to the public. 2 of a Kind is an acoustic performance. Songs vary from country to soft […]

MId-week & Music: Blackwater Falls

Blackwater Falls State Park

Mid-week activities September 6-8, 2022 at Blackwater Falls includes planned hiking, live music with Dustin McCray, and the opportunity to register for an All Day Trip for a train ride and evening Branson-style show. TUESDAY, September 6, 2022 Nature Center Open: 10:30 a.m. -4:30 p.m. 11:00 a.m. Meet the Coywolf Nature Film Join the staff […]

SeptemberFest Weekend: Blackwater Falls

Blackwater Falls State Park

Mark your calendars and enjoy SeptemberFest at Blackwater Falls, Thursday, September 8 - Sunday, September 11, 2022. Stay three nights at a discounted rate at Blackwater Falls and take advantage of a full line up of activities and entertainment or pick and choose things to do at the 2022. The fun starts Thursday evening. THURSDAY, […]

Live Music-Dustin McCray: Blackwater Falls

Blackwater Falls State Park

Get an early start on a mini vacation at Blackwater Falls State Park with a Thursday evening of live music with artist Dustin McCray from Ireland, WV. Grab dinner in the Smokehouse Restaurant at Blackwater Falls Lodge and then wander to the conference center for a great evening of music. Dustin’s sound is pure, combining […]

SeptemberFest Weekend: Blackwater Falls

Blackwater Falls State Park

SeptemberFest! A packed Friday, September 9, 2022 includes Swinging with Sinatra and Elvis show. Saturday features a charter trip to ride the Tygart Flyer and an evening show. September 10, 2022 is an invitation to exceptional fun. Check out these activities! FRIDAY, September 9, 2022 Nature Center Closed 9:00 a.m. Weather Video Join the staff […]

Swingin’ with Sinatra and Elvis Is In the House: Blackwater Falls

Blackwater Falls State Park

One of the most attended and highly praised evenings at state parks is when Lee Dean has performed as old blue eyes and the king. “Swinging with Sinatra and Elvis” is absolutely a great evening of music, entertainment and sheer fun for any and all ages. Make attending this show part of your visit at […]

Fall Festival: Camp Creek

Camp Creek State Park

Camp Creek State Park’s Fall Festival is Saturday, September 17, 2022. Always a great day to be at the park, this year you’ll find live music, a craft show, flea market, apple butter making and wagon rides to Campbell Waterfalls. Groups performing include Eddie Marrs from 10:00 am - Noon and Hidden Mountain Treasures, from […]

‘Sounds of Time”: Pipestem

Pipestem Resort State Park

Enjoy a September evening at Pipestem’s Amphitheater with music and friends. The “Sounds of Time” is a ‘mixed media’ Las Vegas-style variety show that entertains with a dynamic variety of musical flavors from the 1950's to today's hot hits. With an incredible range of artist stylings, this evening show is a true reminiscence of the […]

Songwriter’s Retreat: Twin Falls

Twin Falls Resort State Park

Led by ASCAP songwriter Jim Ritchey and Grammy Award winning songwriter Laurelyn Dossett, the Songwriter Retreat at Twin Falls Resort State Park, November 4 - 6, 2022 is remarkable, says Programmer Coordinator Tammy Cooper. The retreat requires preregistration and is open to the public. The workshop is designed for songwriters of all levels but will […]