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Santa is Bringing lots of Events to Wheeling, WV
Wheeling CVBlog: Holiday Events in Wheeling By: Jennifer Materkoski, M.A.   Christmas is just around the corner, but there are still plenty of holiday events to catch in Wheeling. Here is a look at what is coming up in the next few weeks:   A Family Christmas (December 16): 1170 and The Ron Retzer Trio take the stage at the Capitol Theatre on Friday, Dec. 16 at 7:00 p.m. to perform holiday favorites. The show is sure to be fun for the whole family. Tickets are availabl...
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Lights are Brighter with New Activities at Oglebay's Festival of Lights
Wheeling CVBlog: Oglebay’s Festival of Lights By: Jennifer Materkoski, MA Songbird Public Relations   Oglebay’s Annual Festival of Lights will shine bright starting on Nov. 11 and will run through Jan. 1, 2017. The attraction is a national holiday favorite, and the light show is featured on several Top Ten lists throughout the travel and tourism industry. Originally started in 1985, the light show has grown to encompass a six-mile drive throughout 300 acres of the resort’s...
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Sounds on Stage-Wheeling Symphony Orchestra
Wheeling CVBlog: Sounds on Stage 2016-2017 WSO Season   The 2016-2017 season of the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra is under way, and it’s out of this world. The series continues tonight at 7:30 p.m. at The Capitol Theatre. Here is a look ahead at that show and the rest of the season.   Oct. 20, 7:30 p.m.: The Music of John Williams: Star Wars and More! – In this second production of the WSO season, the orchestra will perform some of the most well-known music from Contem...
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Fall is Here!
Wheeling CVBlog: Fall Events in Wheeling By: Jennifer Materkoski, M.A.     Oglebayfest (October 7-9, 2016): A Wheeling Area favorite since 1978, Oglebayfest kicks off at Oglebay Park on Friday, Oct. 7. A weekend full of events will keep visitors of all ages busy. Arts and crafts vendors will fill the mansion grounds offering a range of items such as pottery, jewelry, natural beauty products, candy and wine. Oglebayfest operates in conjunction with the Ohio County Fair, a...
Heritage Port Blog
Summer is Not Over at Heritage Port
Wheeling CVBlog: Waterfront Weekends Heritage Port Events By: Jennifer Materkoski, MA   Summer is coming to an end, but the event schedule at Heritage Port is still hot. Here is a look ahead at some of the events you won’t want to miss:   King’s Daughters Dragon Boat Racing (Saturday, August 27): Now in its second year, Dragon Boat Racing brings a 2,300-year-old Chinese tradition to Heritage Port. Teams of 20 paddlers and a steerer work together while an on-boar...