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Date Range Requested: 10/20/2014 - 11/19/2014.

Sponsored By: City of Parkersburg

Farmer's Market

Dates: 1/01/2014 - 12/31/2014

Location Point Park Marketplace
113 Ann St
Parkersburg, WV
304 424-8420

http://www.downtownfarmersmarketplace.com

Open from 10 AM - 6 PM Thursdays and Fridays, 9 AM- 3PM Saturdays. The Point Park Marketplace was established to give local growers an opportunity to extend their growing season, as well as provide people with a unique shopping experience in downtown Parkersburg.

Hours:
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Admission Call for info

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Sponsored By: The Wilds

Wildside Tour

Dates: 5/01/2014 - 4/30/2015

Location The Wilds
14000 International Rd
Cumberland, OH
740 638-5030 ex 2345

This exclusive tour gives you the opportunity to interact with Animal Management specialists to see the Wilds at work. Each experience will vary day-to-day, depending on what program work is taking place at the time of the Wildside Tour. One day you might observe Conservation Medicine staff conducting a medical procedure; or feed the giraffes with our Animal Management staff. Tours are approximately 2+ hours long and include plenty of time in pasture to see rare and endangered species in their open-range habitat, and learn directly about our programs from your Animal Management guide.

Hours:
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM Admission Call for info

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Sponsored By: The Castle

Rufus Dawes Exhibit

Dates: 7/03/2014 - 10/22/2014

Location The Castle
418 Fourth St
Marietta, OH
740 373-4180

http://www.mariettacastle.org

The Castle will be featuring a special exhibit on Gettysburg hero, General Rufus R. Dawes. He was noted for his service in the famed Iron Brigade. He was a post-war businessman, Congressman, author, and the great grandson of Revolutionary War rider William Dawes.

Admission Adults $7, seniors $6.50, child $4

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Sponsored By: North Bend State Park

September BBQ on the Deck

Dates: 9/05/2014 - 9/05/2015

Location North Bend State Park
202 North Bend Park Rd
Cairo, WV
304 643-2931

http://www.northbendsp.com

Shrimp Skewers - Grilled Pork Chops - Ribs; Served with choice of potato salad, cole slaw, baked beans, rolls, tea and lemonade; Reservations are recommended

Hours:
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Admission $18.95

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Sponsored By: Marietta College

Art Faculty Exhibit

Dates: 9/26/2014 - 11/20/2014

Location Marietta College Hermann Fine Arts Gallery
215 5th St
Marietta, OH
740-376-4688

http://art.dept.marietta.edu

The Marietta College Art Department is pleased to present the first exhibition of the season, our "Faculty Exhibition", including work from Sara Alway-Rosenstock, Fred Jesser, Beth Nash and Jolene Powell. Opening reception: 6-8pm September 26, 2014. Regular Gallery Hours: 10 am - 4 pm Monday - Thursday

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Sponsored By: WesBanco Parkersburg

Exhibit by Rev. John Rice

Dates: 9/30/2014 - 10/31/2014

Location WesBanco Parkersburg
415 Market St
Parkersburg, WV
304 480-2655

http://www.wesbanco.com

Photography

Admission Free

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Sponsored By: The Wilds

Safari Transport Pass

Dates: 10/11/2014 - 11/12/2014

Location The Wilds
14000 International Rd
Cumberland, OH
740 638-5030 ex 2345

http://www.thewilds.org

Board a Safari Transport for the Wilds' signature experience. Knowledgeable guides will take you through open-range animal areas, where you'll see rhinos, giraffes and many other rare and endangered animals roaming in large, natural settings. The Safari Transport Pass includes stops at Lake Trail and the Carnivore Center. The Safari Transport Pass is approximately 2+ hours. Before or after your safari tour, enjoy a visit to the Wilds Gift Market and Overlook Cafe, or stroll through the Wilds' Butterfly Habitat. Advanced reservations are recommended.

Hours:
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Admission Call for information

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Sponsored By: North Bend State Park

Quilter's Retreat

Dates: 10/22/2014 - 10/26/2014

Location North Bend State Park
202 North Bend State Park
Cairo, WV
304 643-2931

http://www.northbendsp.com

Enjoy the peaceful atmosphere of North Bend State Park while working on some long put off quilting projects. Spend your days quilting and your nights relaxing by the fire in the lodge lobby.

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Sponsored By: Valley Gem Sternwheeler

Valley Gem Sternwheeler Lock and Lunch Cruise

Dates: 10/22/2014 - 10/22/2014

Location Valley Gem Landing
601 Front St
Marietta, OH
740 373-7862

http://www.valleygemsternwheeler.com

Travel up the Muskingum river to historic, hand-operated Lock #2 (Devol's Dam), lock through and return. Featuring a delicious lunch. Enjoy live commentary.

Hours:
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Admission Adult $40.00, senior $39.00, child $29.00

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Sponsored By: North Bend State Park

Quilter's Getaway

Dates: 10/23/2014 - 10/26/2014

Location North Bend State Park
202 North Bend State Park
Cairo, WV
304 643-2931

http://www.northbendsp.com

Spend a relaxing weekend in the North Bend lodge while working on unfinished quilting projects or take a class and learn from skilled quilters, proficient in their craft.

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Sponsored By: Marietta College

Two by Beckett

Dates: 10/24/2014 - 10/25/2014

Location Marietta College Hermann Fine Arts Center
4th and Butler St
Marietta, OH
740-376-4678

Does she not know? A pair of short plays for women by Samuel Beckett. Peter Brook has said: "Perhaps the most intense and personal writing of our times comes from Samuel Beckett." Please Note: Performances October 24th at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. and October 25 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Admission Adult $8.00, senior $7.00, student $4.00

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Sponsored By: Valley Gem Sternwheeler

Valley Gem Sternwheeler Willow Island Lock and Lunch Cruise

Dates: 10/24/2014 - 10/24/2014

Location Valley Gem Landing
601 Front St
Marietta, OH
740 373-7862

http://www.valleygemsternwheeler.com

The locks at Willow Island are longer than the locks on the Panama Canal. This cruise includes a delcious lunch.

Hours:
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM Admission Adult $45.00, senior $43.00, child $36.00

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Sponsored By: WineTree Vineyards

Date Night at the Winery

Dates: 10/24/2014 - 10/25/2014

Location WineTree Vineyards
772 Jesterville Rd
Vienna, WV
304 865-0507

http://www.winetreevineyards.com

Fall has arrived, so we are firing up the Fire Pit. There is no cover charge for this event. We do have snacks available to purchase as well as our wonderful wines. We also have sodas and bottled water for sale, for those who don't drink wine. Roast a hot dog and make a s'more. We'll also fire up the popcorn machine. Come and enjoy a quiet evening around the fire pit or on our patio under the tent. This is an outdoor, so we monitor the weather each week. You can call the winery to check on the status of date night. We look forward to seeing you there.

Hours:
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Admission Call for info

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Sponsored By: North Bend State Park

Halloween Party

Dates: 10/25/2014 - 10/25/2014

Location North Bend State Park
202 North Bend State Park
Cairo, WV
304 643-2931

http://www.northbendsp.com

Celebrate Halloween with fun games, prizes for best costumes, crafts and much much more!

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Sponsored By: Downtown PKB

Monster Mash on Market

Dates: 10/25/2014 - 10/25/2014

Location Market St
Between Seventh and Eighth St
Parkersburg, WV
304 865-0522

http://www.downtownpkb.com

There will be activities and fun for the whole family, including a Trick-or-Treating, treats and activities and a Parade to Smoot Theatre where a family friendly movie will be playing at 7:45 p.m.

Hours:
6:00 AM - 7:30 PM Admission Free

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Sponsored By: The Wilds

Open-Air Safari

Dates: 10/25/2014 - 10/26/2014

Location The Wilds
14000 International Rd
Cumberland, OH
740 638-5030 ex 2345

http://www.thewilds.org

Board an Open-air Safari for the Wilds' premium experience. Knowledgeable guides will take you through open-range animal areas, where you'll see rhinos, giraffes and many other rare and endangered animals roaming in large, natural settings. Explore, learn, and relax while you observe the wildlife around you. Discover the Wilds from an open-air vehicle and the amazing animals you'll encounter. This tour includes stops at Lake Trail and the Carnivore Center. Open-Air Safari tours are approximately 2+ hours long.

Hours:
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Admission Call for info

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Sponsored By: The Wilds

Safari Transport Pass

Dates: 10/25/2014 - 10/26/2014

Location The Wilds
14000 International Rd
Cumberland, OH
740 638-5030 ex 2345

http://www.thewilds.org

Board a Safari Transport for the Wilds' signature experience. Knowledgeable guides will take you through open-range animal areas, where you'll see rhinos, giraffes and many other rare and endangered animals roaming in large, natural settings. The Safari Transport Pass includes stops at Lake Trail and the Carnivore Center. The Safari Transport Pass is approximately 2+ hours. Before or after your safari tour, enjoy a visit to the Wilds Gift Market and Overlook Cafe, or stroll through the Wilds' Butterfly Habitat. Advanced reservations are recommended.

Hours:
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Admission Call for information

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Sponsored By: Valley Gem Sternwheeler

Valley Gem Sternwheeler Willow Island Lock and Lunch Cruise

Dates: 10/25/2014 - 10/25/2014

Location Valley Gem Landing
601 Front St
Marietta, OH
740 373-7862

http://www.valleygemsternwheeler.com

The locks at Willow Island are longer than the locks on the Panama Canal. This cruise includes a delcious lunch.

Hours:
3:00 PM - 7:30 PM Admission Adult $45.00, senior $43.00, child $36.00

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Sponsored By: West Virginia Interstate Fair & Exposition

Halloween Fun Night

Dates: 10/25/2014 - 10/25/2014

Location WV Interstate Fairgrounds
Butcher Bend Rd
Mineral Wells, WV
304 489-1301

http://www.wvinterstatefair.org

Come out and enjoy games, contests, a hayride, food, and a haunted barn. All proceeds go to the upkeep of the WVIF grounds.

Hours:
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM Admission Adults $3.00, children $2.00

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Sponsored By: Valley Gem Sternwheeler

Valley Gem Sternwheeler Stockport to Marietta Day Cruise

Dates: 10/29/2014 - 10/29/2014

Location Valley Gem Landing
601 Front St
Marietta, OH
740 373-7862

http://www.valleygemsternwheeler.com

Journey 40 miles through 4 locks on the Muskingum River. Park in Marietta. The Sunday trip departs from Marietta. The Monday trip departs from the Valley Gem landing by bus which will take you to the boat in Stockport. Includes breakfast danish, Captain's Lunch Buffet and a 7 hour cruise.

Hours:
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Admission $109.00

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Sponsored By: City of Parkersburg

Trick or Treat

Dates: 10/30/2014 - 10/30/2014

http://www.parkersburgcity.com

Hours:
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

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Sponsored By: Valley Gem Sternwheeler

Valley Gem Sternwheeler Stockport to Marietta Day Cruise

Dates: 10/30/2014 - 10/30/2014

Location Valley Gem Landing
601 Front St
Marietta, OH
740 373-7862

http://www.valleygemsternwheeler.com

Journey 40 miles through 4 locks on the Muskingum River. Park in Marietta. The Sunday trip departs from Marietta. The Monday trip departs from the Valley Gem landing by bus which will take you to the boat in Stockport. Includes breakfast danish, Captain's Lunch Buffet and a 7 hour cruise.

Hours:
9:00 PM - 6:00 PM Admission $109.00

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Sponsored By: WesBanco Parkersburg

Exhibit by Heather Royer

Dates: 10/31/2014 - 11/28/2014

Location WesBanco Parkersburg
415 Market St
Parkersburg, WV
304 480-2655

http://www.wesbanco.com

Mixed Medium

Admission Free

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Sponsored By: WineTree Vineyards

Date Night at the Winery

Dates: 10/31/2014 - 10/31/2014

Location WineTree Vineyards
772 Jesterville Rd
Vienna, WV
304 865-0507

http://www.winetreevineyards.com

Fall has arrived, so we are firing up the Fire Pit. There is no cover charge for this event. We do have snacks available to purchase as well as our wonderful wines. We also have sodas and bottled water for sale, for those who don't drink wine. Roast a hot dog and make a s'more. We'll also fire up the popcorn machine. Come and enjoy a quiet evening around the fire pit or on our patio under the tent. This is an outdoor, so we monitor the weather each week. You can call the winery to check on the status of date night. We look forward to seeing you there.

Hours:
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Admission Call for info

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Sponsored By: Mid-Ohio Valley Model Railroad Club

Model Railroad Club Annual Model Railroad Show

Dates: 11/01/2014 - 11/01/2014

Location WVU-P
300 Campus Dr
Parkersburg, WV
304 588-5417

http://www.movmrc.org

Hours:
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Admission Call for info

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Sponsored By: S&P Harley-Davidson

S&P Harley HUGE 5th Anniversary Celebration

Dates: 11/08/2014 - 11/08/2014

Location S&P Harley-Davidson
80 Thunder Rd
Williamstown, WV
304-375-2530

http://www.sandpharleydavidson.com

S&P Harley-Davidson invites you to stop in and enjoy Birthday Cake, Food, Special Promo's and DJ Entertainment!

Hours:
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Admission Free

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Sponsored By: Wayne National Forest

Free Trails - Veterans Day Weekend

Dates: 11/08/2014 - 11/11/2014

Location Wayne National Forest
13700 US Hwy 33
Nelsonville, OH
740 753-0101

http://www.fs.usda.gov/wayne

This is our way of saying thanks to the many veterans who have sacrificed their lives for our safety and freedom. We encourage veterans, their families and all visitors to take advantage of these "Fee Free" days as a way to experience the great outdoors, promote healthy living, and create lasting memories. The fee waiver applies to trails only.. Campgrounds and other recreations fee sites are not part of this waiver.

Hours:
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM Admission Free

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Sponsored By: Campus Martius Museum

Appraisal Clinic

Dates: 11/08/2014 - 11/08/2014

Location Campus Martius Museum
601 Second St
Marietta, OH
740 373-3750

http://www.campusmartiusmuseum.org/events.html

Come join Garth's Auctions, Ohio's oldest auction house, in support of the Campus Martius Museum. Specialists from Garth's Auctions will be conducting an antique's road show and for a $5.00 donation, you may have your family heirloom or found treasure appraised by one of Garth's specialist. All funds collected will be donated to the Campus Martius Museum on behalf of Garth's Auctions.

Hours:
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Admission Call for info

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Sponsored By: Smoot Theatre

The Piano Men: A Musical Journey Through the 70's

Dates: 11/12/2014 - 11/12/2014

Location Smoot Theatre
213 5th St
Parkersburg, WV
304 422-7529

http://www.smoottheatre.com

The Piano Men is a musical celebration of the 1970's - year by year, hit by hit - from the songs of Billy Joel and Elton John.

Hours:
8:00 PM Admission $30 per person

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Sponsored By: West Virginia Symphony Orchestra - Parkersburg

West Virginia Symphony Orchestra

Dates: 11/15/2014 - 11/15/2014

Location Blennerhassett School
444 Jewell Rd
Parkersburg, WV
304 422-2944

http://www.wvsop.org

Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1 Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2 Valentina Lisitsa, piano

Hours:
3:00 PM Admission Call for info

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Sponsored By: Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park

Holiday Open House

Dates: 11/16/2014 - 11/16/2014

Location Blennerhassett Museum
137 Juliana St
Parkersburg, WV
304 420-4800

http://www.blennerhassettislandstatepark.com

The Blennerhassett Museum will be decorated for the holidays. An afternoon reception at the Blennerhassett Museum of Regional History will feature local entertainment and refreshments.

Hours:
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Admission Call for info

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