& Things To Do
Wheeling is your place to play, with festivals, events, activities, and excitement held year-round in Wheeling and beyond!
Wheeling is home to several sporting teams, including the NHL’s Pittsburgh Penguins ECHL Affiliate the Wheeling Nailers, and the West Virginia Rough Riders, part of the National Arena League. If basketball is your game, you can can catch the Mountain East College Basketball Tournament every March at WesBanco Arena. New for 2021 is WV Highlanders FC, bringing exciting soccer action to Wheeling.
Local professional theater, national acts, comedy, dramatic works, Broadway shows, dance and more can all be found at the various theaters and stages throughout Wheeling at any time of the year at the historic Capitol Theatre, Victoria Theater, and Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theatre & Cinema.
During the summer and fall, there’s a festival happening in Wheeling almost every weekend! Check our annual festivals and events to make sure you don’t miss out on something you’d love! Search by dates, then add keywords to help narrow your results. You can choose categories and locations to filter your results, too.