August Events Keep Summer Exciting!
Wheeling CVBlog: August Events By: Jennifer Materkoski   August is a busy month in Wheeling with many events at Heritage Port and around town as summer comes to a close. Here is a look ahead at some things you won’t want to miss:   Centre Market Concert Series (Friday, August 4): Enjoy the sights and sounds of Centre Market as local favorite Hit Play takes the stage for the next installment of the Centre Market Concert Series. The streets will be closed for the live ...
Movies, Movies, Movies
Wheeling CVBlog: Movie Nights Family Fun & Films By: Jennifer Materkoski, MA       Capitol Theatre Movie Nights: Normally home to the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra and touring music and theater shows, the Capitol Stage is a summertime cinema in Wheeling. The Summer Movie Series transforms the stage into a silver screen for families to enjoy classic films. On select Thursday nights, shows will begin at 7:30 p.m. On the proceeding Sunday, matinee shows begin at...
Summer Heats up in Wheeling!
Wheeling CVBlog: June Festivals Summer Heats up in Wheeling By: Jennifer Materkoski, MA     June kicks off festival season in Wheeling. Here is a look some upcoming events:     Wheeling Arts and Culture Festival (June 16-17): Heritage Port becomes an outdoor gallery on Friday, June 16 and Saturday, June 17 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. for the Wheeling Arts and Culture Festival and the YWCA Multicultural Fest. This combined event gives visitors the opportunity ...
Top 10 for KIDS!
Wheeling CVBlog: School’s Out Top Ten Summer Activities for Kids By: Jennifer Materkoski, MA     The school year is over, and the kids need to stay busy. Here is a look at some of the best activities in and around Wheeling to keep them occupied:     Kruger Street Toy and Train Museum: Just off historic National Road, the Kruger Street Toy and Train Museum offers an opportunity for the whole family to enjoy classic toys. The museum, which used to be an ...
Historical Wheeling-Do you know the Friendly City's History?
Wheeling CVBlog: Historical Wheeling Events for History Buffs By: Jennifer Materkoski, M.A.     Do you know your Friendly City history? With spring kicked into full gear, opportunities to celebrate Wheeling’s past are popping up around town. Here are a few ways to learn more:   Mount Wood Cemetery Work Days: On the first Saturday of every month from late spring through early fall, volunteers work on the clean-up of Wheeling’s oldest cemetery. Wood Cemetery ...