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Date Range Requested: 8/30/2015 - 9/29/2015.

Wesbanco Downtown Art Exhibit - Karen Chamblin

Dates: 8/01/2015 - 8/31/2015

Location Wesbanco
415 Market St
Parkersburg, WV
304-480-2500

http://www.wesbanco.com

Oils Exhibit

Admission Free

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Wesbanco Downtown Art Exhibit - Wood County Senior Center

Dates: 9/01/2015 - 9/30/2015

Location Wesbanco
415 Market St
Parkersburg, WV
304-480-2500

http://www.wesbanco.com

Mixed Medium Exhibit

Admission Free

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Williamstown Music in the Park - All of God's Children, Gene Haught

Dates: 9/01/2015 - 9/01/2015

Location Tomlinson Park
Highland Ave
Williamstown, WV

Hours:
7 pm Admission Free

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Point Park Music Series Dinner Cruise - Wanted - The Bon Jovi Tribute Band

Dates: 9/04/2015 - 9/04/2015

Location Blennerhassett Island State Park
137 Juliana St
Parkersburg, WV
304-420-4800 or 800-CALL WVA

http://www.blennerhassettislandstatepark.com

Enjoy a relaxing ride on board the Island Belle sternwheeler and a delicious meal while paddling down the Ohio River. Complete your evening of fun by attending the downtown Parkersburg Point Park Music Series Concert after dinner. Tonight's band of the Point Park Music Series is "Wanted - The Bon Jovi Tribute Band." 
Reservations are required. Dinner is tender baked steak or pan fried chicken; green beans, tossed salad, baked potato, roll with butter, dessert, and beverage (bottled water or soft drink)

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Point Park Concert Series - The Bon Jovi Tribute Band

Dates: 9/04/2015 - 9/04/2015

Location Point Park
Parkersburg, WV
304-865-0522

http://www.downtownpkb.com

Hours:
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM Admission Call for info

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Blennerhassett Island Nature Walks - Bugs, Bugs, Bugs and Are They Busy

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

Location Blennerhassett Island State Park
137 Juliana St
Parkersburg, WV
304-420-4800 or 800-CALL WVA

http://www.blennerhassettislandstatepark.com

Come to the island! Get outside and explore the island. Discover the world of insects and insect homes. Participants will learn to identify the various insects observed along the walk. We'll collect insects for observation, then release. What's that? Buzz, buzz, buzz…insects! Activity begins at 2:00pm and concludes around 3:15pm. There is no fee to participate in "Bugs, Bugs, Bugs".  Please ride the 1:00 boat to the island to make sure you get to this great nature walk. Boat tickets are sold at the Blennerhassett Museum which is located at 137 Juliana Street in downtown Parkersburg, WV.

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Valley Gem Narrated Sightseeing

Dates: 9/05/2015 - 9/07/2015

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

http://www.valleygemsternwheeler.com

Enjoy Captain's commentary as you cruise rivers once navigated by George Washington.  Our Portside Cafe menu is available for lunch.  Groups of less than 20 do not need reservations for this cruise. 12PM - 1:30 PM

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"Brunch with Margaret" Blennerhassett

Dates: 9/10/2015 - 9/10/2015

Location Blennerhassett Island State Park
137 Juliana St
Parkersburg, WV
304-420-4800 or 800-CALL WVA

http://www.blennerhassettislandstatepark.com

It's a morning with Margaret over brunch. Margaret is portrayed by Carolina Alvarez and asks her guests to arrive at the Museum of Regional History at 9:00am for a 10:00am sternwheeler departure for her island, Blennerhassett. The brunch ticket includes: museum, boat, mansion tour, brunch, 1st person interpretive program, and wagon ride. Enjoy the morning with Margaret, spend the day on Blennerhassett Island.  Brunch includes chicken salad croissant, potato salad, vegetables w/dip, dessert, water & lemonade. Brunch with Margaret event is $41.95 person, taxes included. Reservations are required in advance.

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Arsenic & Old Lace

Dates: 9/11/2015 - 9/20/2015

Location Actors Guild
724 Market St
Parkersburg, WV
304-485-1300

http://www.actorsguildonline.org

When your aunts and your brothers have lost their grip on reality, what's a guy to do? Why, have them committed, of course, and don't tell anyone about the bodies in the cellar!

Hours:
Fri & Sat 8:00 PM; Sun 2:30 PM Admission Adults 15.00; Seniors & Students $13.00

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Valley Gem Narrated Sightseeing

Dates: 9/11/2015 - 9/11/2015

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

http://www.valleygemsternwheeler.com

Enjoy Captain's commentary as you cruise rivers once navigated by George Washington.  Our Portside Cafe menu is available for lunch.  Groups of less than 20 do not need reservations for this cruise. 12PM - 1:30 PM

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Sponsored By: Pioneer Antique Auto Club

Wendy's Cruise-In - Military Night

Dates: 9/12/2015 - 9/12/2015

Location South Side Wendy's
2602 Gihon Rd
Parkersburg, WV
304-863-3658

http://www.pioneerantiqueautoclub.com

Each cruise-in has a different theme, so dress up and come for an evening of fun. $10.00 registration fee (starts at 4:00 pm); door prizes starting at 6:00 pm; MIX 100 will be at each cruise-in with music and prizes; prizes for best theme presentation Rain date: Thursday September 17, 2015

Hours:
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM Admission Free

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Sponsored By: Smoot Theatre

The Duttons

Dates: 9/12/2015 - 9/12/2015

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

http://www.smoottheatre.com

The Duttons are international touring and recording artists whose repertoire includes everything from classical to Bluegrass.  The show is produced by the family including the choreography, the musical arrangements, the technical support, production and marketing.  The Duttons have their own theatre in Branson where they perform over 300 shows each year.  Adults - $30; Students $20; Group or season patron price: $25.

Hours:
8:00 PM Admission Adults $30.00; Students $20.00

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An evening with Mollie O'Brien, Rich Moore and Todd Burge

Dates: 9/12/2015 - 9/12/2015

Location Parkersburg Art Center
725 Market St
Parkersburg, WV
304-485-3859

http://www.parkersburgartcenter.org

Grammy winner Mollie O'Brien and Rich Moore join forces with WV troubadour Todd Burge for an evening of contemporary and traditional Roots music!

Hours:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm Admission $20.00 per person

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North Bend State Park's Grandparent's Day Buffet

Dates: 9/13/2015 - 9/13/2015

Location North Bend State Park
202 North Bend State Park
Cairo, WV
304-643-2931 or 1-800-CALL-WVA

http://www.northbendsp.com

All you care to eat buffet! Reservations recommended.

Hours:
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Admission Adults $12.95; Seniors $11.66; Children (ages 11-7) $6.48; 6 and Under Free

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Cross Country Race

Dates: 9/18/2015 - 9/19/2015

Location Blennerhassett Island State Park
137 Juliana St
Parkersburg, WV
304-420-4800 or 800-CALL WVA

http://www.blennerhassettislandstatepark.com

Collegiate and open race on the island.

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Nature Wonder Weekend

Dates: 9/18/2015 - 9/20/2015

Location North Bend State Park
202 North Bend State Park
Cairo, WV
304-558-2754

http://www.northbendsp.com

Experience the bounty of wild foods while celebrating the wonder of nature.  Enjoy a full weekend of hikes, programs, and a wild foods banquet.  

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Parkersburg Paddle Fest

Dates: 9/18/2015 - 9/20/2015

Location Blennerhassett Island State Park
137 Juliana St
Parkersburg, WV
304-420-4800 or 800-CALL WVA

http://www.blennerhassettislandstatepark.com

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Harvest Moon Arts & Crafts Festival

Dates: 9/19/2015 - 9/20/2015

Location Parkersburg City Park
1920 Park Ave
Parkersburg, WV
304-424-7311

http://www.woodrecreation.com

Annual juried craft show with over 200 crafters, craft demonstrations, quality food and live entertainment. Saturday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm; Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Rib & Jazz Festival

Dates: 9/19/2015 - 9/19/2015

Location Spencer Park
28th St
Parkersburg, WV
304-295-4541

Hours:
11:30 AM - 10 PM Admission Call for info

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Pioneer Antique Auto Club Car Show at Henderson Hall

Dates: 9/19/2015 - 9/19/2015

Location Henderson Hall Plantation
517 Old River Rd
Boaz, WV
304-483-2612

http://www.pioneerantiqueautoclub.com

Henderson Hall Plantation, in conjunction with the Pioneer Antique Auto Club, will hold an antique car show on the grounds of Henderson Hall. This will be a first for the hall, and we are expecting over 100 antique cars. Entertainment by Jim Ross & The Proclaimers, a local gospel group will be on hand to entertain guests.  Live remote with music by MIX 100.  Receive a Free Tour of Henderson Hall when you register your car in this show.  All proceeds will be donated to local agencies.  Host Hotel - Wingate; Reserve rooms a month in advance and receive a 20% discount ( Code cgpaac ); Rain date: Saturday, September 26, 2015.

Hours:
9:00 pm - 3:00 pm Admission Call for info

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Valley Gem Narrated Sightseeing

Dates: 9/19/2015 - 9/20/2015

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

http://www.valleygemsternwheeler.com

Enjoy Captain's commentary as you cruise rivers once navigated by George Washington.  Our Portside Cafe menu is available for lunch.  Groups of less than 20 do not need reservations for this cruise. 12PM - 1:30 PM

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Downtown Throwdown BBQ and Brews Festival

Dates: 9/19/2015 - 9/19/2015

Location Bicentennial Park
3rd & Market St
Parkersburg, WV
304-865-0522

http://www.downtownpkb.com

Attendees will have the option to purchase various BBQ and other food items from their choice of food vendors. Most vendors accept cash only, but there are ATM's in the vicinity of the event. At the end of the evening, attendees are encouraged to cast their vote for the favorite BBQ item in the ballot box at the main gate. At the end of the evening, our winner will be announced and receive their award. Entertainment will be provided by a local band favorite, Hit Parade.

Hours:
6 PM - 10 PM Admission Call for info

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Cross Country Race

Dates: 9/21/2015 - 9/22/2015

Location Blennerhassett Island State Park
137 Juliana St
Parkersburg, WV
304-420-4800 or 800-CALL WVA

http://www.blennerhassettislandstatepark.com

Middle school and high race on the island.

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Blennerhassett Fall Dinner Cruise

Dates: 9/25/2015 - 9/25/2015

Location Blennerhassett Island State Park
137 Juliana St
Parkersburg, WV
304-420-4800 or 800-CALL WVA

http://www.blennerhassettislandstatepark.com

Enjoy a relaxing country-style dinner on board the Island Belle sternwheeler. Ticket price includes river cruise & dinner. Advance reservations are required. Cruise price: $25 adult; $21youth (3-12). This cruise boards at Point Park.

Dinner is Lasagna, tossed salad, dinner roll, dessert & beverage. Boarding at 5pm.

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Volcano Days

Dates: 9/25/2015 - 9/27/2015

Location Mountwood Park
1014 Volcano Rd
Waverly, WV
304-679-3611 or 877-320-1688

http://www.mountwoodpark.org

Go back in time and experience the history of where it all began. The festival features an antique steam and gas engine show, model railroad display, kiddie tractor pulls, corn meal grinding, apple butter making, historic wagon rides, crafts and flea market, food vendors and entertainment.

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National Public Lands Day

Dates: 9/26/2015 - 9/26/2015

Location Wayne National Forest
, OH
740 753-0862

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

In observance of National Public Lands Day, Wayne National Forest is offering a recreation fee waiver which applies to all non-National Recreation Reservation System recreation sites and to all trails. The fee waiver does not include Leith Run Campground and its group picnic shelters, Oak Hill Campground, Iron Ridge Campground, Two Points Group Campground and Picnic Shelter, and Lake Vesuvius' Roadside and Furnace Group Picnic Shelters.

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Valley Gem Narrated Sightseeing

Dates: 9/26/2015 - 9/26/2015

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

http://www.valleygemsternwheeler.com

Enjoy Captain's commentary as you cruise rivers once navigated by George Washington.  Our Portside Cafe menu is available for lunch.  Groups of less than 20 do not need reservations for this cruise. 12PM - 1:30 PM

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Riverside Artists' Studio Tour

Dates: 9/27/2015 - 9/27/2015

Location Riverside Artists Gallery
219 Second St
Marietta, OH
740-376-0797

http://riversideartistsgallery.com

Self-guided tour of four artists' studios and Riverside Artists Gallery.  At each studio and the gallery, you will see artists at work.  Tickets are $10 in advance at Riverside Artists Gallery or $12 the day of the tour at any of the five locations.  Check our website for locations and more information.

Hours:
12 pm - 5 pm Admission Call for info

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