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 ...
Celebrate Women in Wheeling!
Wheeling CVBlog: Women’s History Month Women-Owned Businesses By: Jennifer Materkoski, MA     March was Women’s History Month, celebrate and visit some of the wonderful women-owned businesses in Wheeling. Here are some places to stop:   Avenue Eats/Whisk: If you crave fresh, quality ingredients, it’s time to check out Avenue Eats. The Pub Burger was named one of the 33 Best Burgers in America. In addition to the award-winning burgers, the seasonal menu...
March into Spring with Fun!
Wheeling CVBlog: March Events By: Jennifer Materkoski, MA   March into spring by checking out one of the many great events coming up in Wheeling this month. Here is a look at what’s going on:   Osiris Shrine Circus (March 14): The Osiris Shrine Circus is back for two shows at Wesbanco Arena on Tuesday, March 14 at 4:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. The fun family outing includes aerialists, daring stunts, animals and more. Limited tickets are available online, but sales will contin...