Plan My Visit

Select items or locations of interest and add them to your own personalized itinerary to bring with you! You can search by keywords in each section to find exactly whart you want.

View Now »

Interactive Map

Explore Our Interactive Map To Create an Itinerary for Your Visit!

View Now »

Visitors Guide

Get detailed information about everything Greater Parkersburg has to offer!

Request a FREE copy »

Print this page

Search Events

Search by Date
Select Beginning Date
Select Ending Date
Date Range Requested: 4/24/2014 - 5/24/2014.

Sponsored By: WesBanco Parkersburg

Exhibit by Wesbanco Employees and Family

Dates: 3/28/2014 - 4/30/2014

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

http://www.wesbanco.com

Admission Free

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: Parkersburg Art Center

Shadows Exhibit

Dates: 3/28/2014 - 4/30/2014

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

http://www.parkersburgartcenter.org

Shadow art, paintings and drawings

Hours:
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Admission Call for info

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: Marietta College

Convergence: Photographs of Marietta that Was

Dates: 4/11/2014 - 5/11/2014

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

http://art.dept.marietta.edu

A selection from Durward Hoag's photographs, part of Marietta College's Special Collections, featuring scenes of Marietta, the city's people, and special events. A pictorial history of what brought us here and what brings us back.

Admission Call for info

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: Marietta College

Eleven: Senior Art Capstone Exhibition

Dates: 4/11/2014 - 5/11/2014

Location Marietta College Hermann Fine Arts Center
4th and Butler St
Marietta, OH
740-376-4688

http://www.marietta.edu

This exhibition showcases work by Studio Art and Graphic Design Seniors enrolled at Marietta College. The work being showcased ranges from traditional oil paintings and drawings to branding and interactive design.

Admission Call for info

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: SW Resources

Cause 2 Wine

Dates: 4/25/2014 - 4/25/2014

Location Parkersburg Country Club
4910 1st Avenue
Vienna, WV
304 428-6344

Cause 2 Wine is a fundraising event supporting SW Resources, whose mission is to provide vocational & employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities. Sample 75+ wines from around the world along with heavy hors d'oeuvres. Must be 21 to attend.

Hours:
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Admission $45

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: The Adelphia

Live Music - Mirror Mirror

Dates: 4/25/2014 - 4/25/2014

Location The Adelphia
203 2nd St
Marietta, OH
740 374-8278

http://www.thegalleymarietta.com

Party Rock and Roll! 70s, 80s, 90s and more!

Hours:
9:00 PM Admission Call for info

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: The Castle

Trillium Piano Trio - "Floral Display"

Dates: 4/27/2014 - 4/27/2014

Location The Castle
418 4th St
Marietta, OH
740 373-4180

http://www.mariettacastle.org

The Trillium Piano Trio will gather a cluster of compositions inspired by flowers for this concert. In titles, poems and lyrics, our selections will be bound by this joyous spring creation. We'll assemble a bouquet of pieces by those composer/poets Robert Schumann and Sergei Rachaminoff. They harvest deeply from the rich chromaticism, passionate lyricism and varied textures of the romantic era giving musical moment to timeless beauty. We'll present music by Handel, Strauss, Mozart and others, music inspired by simple, natural and compelling beauty.

Hours:
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Admission Call for info

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: WesBanco Parkersburg

Exhibit by Van Devender Student Art

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

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

http://www.wesbanco.com

Mixed Medium

Admission Free

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park

Opening Day - Blennerhassett Island Historic State Park

Dates: 5/01/2014 - 5/01/2014

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

http://www.blennerhassettislandstatepark.com

Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park reopens to the general public and begins excursions to Blennerhassett Island. Tours of the Blennerhassett Mansion, Maple Shade and Wagon Rides will also resume their regular schedule of operation. Call the park office for hours and days of operations.

Hours:
10:00 AM Admission Call for info

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: Vandalia-Con

Steampunk Convention

Dates: 5/02/2014 - 5/04/2014

Location Blennerhassett Hotel
320 Market St
Parkersburg, WV

http://www.vandaliacon.org

Vandalia-Con will be a gathering of great minds and heroes coming together to help us protect the Women of WV and save the Mothers of Invention! Join us for a fun-filled weekend that celebrates the rich history of WV and our contribution to Steampunk, while using our love of this genre to create a brighter future for WV women.

Admission Call for info

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: Actors Guild of Parkersburg

Shrek - The Musical

Dates: 5/02/2014 - 5/03/2014

Location Actors Guild Playhouse
724 Market St
Parkersburg, WV
304 485-8209

http://www.actorsguildonline.org

Hours:
8:00 PM Admission Adult $17.00, senior $14.00, student $14.00

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: The Adelphia

Live Music - Cherry On Top

Dates: 5/02/2014 - 5/02/2014

Location The Adelphia
203 2nd St
Marietta, OH
740 374-8278

http://www.thegalleymarietta.com

Rock/Hip-Hop/Country - Anything That'll Get That Booty Shakin'!

Hours:
9:00 PM Admission Call for info

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park

Blennerhassett Island - "Six Saturdays of Learning"

Dates: 5/03/2014 - 5/03/2014

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

http://www.blennerhassettislandstatepark.com

Learn about natural history on the island.

Admission Free

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: Cairo Days Festival

Marble Festival

Dates: 5/03/2014 - 5/03/2014

Location Cairo Town Square
Community Building
Cairo, WV
304 269-5006

http://www.magwv.com

Admission Free

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: North Bend State Park

Introduction to Adventure - Mt Bike & Kayak Clinics

Dates: 5/03/2014 - 5/04/2014

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

http://www.northbendsp.com

Mt Bike Clinic includes three sessions each lasting 2.5 hours. Participants must bring their own equipment for Mt Biking Clinic. Kayak Clinic includes one training session lasting 2 hours and one future free rental. Equipment is provided for Kayak Clinic. $30 per clinic or $50 for both.

Admission Call for info

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: North Bend State Park

Engines and Wheels Festival

Dates: 5/03/2014 - 5/03/2014

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

http://www.northbendsp.com

Come experience these old fashioned machines and learn how the engines, wheels, and antique mechanisms became the workhorses of a generation, fulfilling the demands of a growing nation. Discover the history behind these fascinating machines and the men who worked with them. Local engine and wheels enthusiasts will be on hand displaying their knowledge of the equipment and the mechanisms that make it work.

Hours:
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Admission Free

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: Mountwood Park

Make It Shine

Dates: 5/03/2014 - 5/03/2014

Location Mountwood Park
1014 Volcano Rd
Waverly, WV
304 679-3611

http://www.mountwoodpark.org

If you or your organization would like to " Make Mountwood Shine" please contact us for more information.

Hours:
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Admission Free

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: The Adelphia

Live Music - Hip Pocket

Dates: 5/03/2014 - 5/03/2014

Location The Adelphia
203 2nd Street
Marietta, OH
740 374-8278

http://www.thegalleymarietta.com

The Mid-Ohio Valley's only rock band with a Brass Section!

Hours:
9:00 PM Admission Call for info

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: Actors Guild of Parkersburg

Shrek - The Musical

Dates: 5/04/2014 - 5/04/2014

Location Actors Guild Playhouse
724 Market St
Parkersburg, WV
304 485-8209

http://www.actorsguildonline.org

Hours:
2:30 PM Admission Adult $17.00, senior $14.00, student $14.00

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: Parkersburg Choral Society

Parkersburg Choral Society Spring Concert

Dates: 5/04/2014 - 5/04/2014

Location Emmanuel Baptist Church
1710 23rd St
Parkersburg, WV
304 422-6117

http://www.parkersburgchoralsociety.com

Hours:
3:00 PM Admission Donation

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park

Rendezvous on the River

Dates: 5/07/2014 - 5/10/2014

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

http://www.blennerhassettislandstatepark.com

Muzzleloaders and mountain men gather on Blennerhassett Island to recreate frontier life with authentic camps, demonstrations and period dress.

Hours:
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM Admission Call for info

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: North Bend State Park

Bluegrass Festival

Dates: 5/09/2014 - 5/10/2014

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

http://www.northbendsp.com

Join us for a musical weekend of pickin' and pluckin'. The festival features two days of bluegrass and craft vendors at the North Bend State Park amphitheatre.. Friday 6-10PM and Saturday1-10PM

Admission Call for info

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: Riverside Artists Gallery

The Garden Party - Artist Walk

Dates: 5/09/2014 - 5/09/2014

Location Riverside Artists Gallery
219 Second St
Marietta, OH
740 373-8447

http://www.riversideartistsgallery.com

Featuring the ironwork of Riverside artist Betsy Cook and the pottery of Riverside artist Melissa Rohrer. Join us for a stroll through the enchanted garden and outdoor rooms created by Betsy and Melissa's artwork.

Hours:
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Admission Call for info

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: Actors Guild of Parkersburg

Shrek - The Musical

Dates: 5/09/2014 - 5/10/2014

Location Actors Guild Playhouse
724 Market St
Parkersburg, WV
304 485-8209

http://www.actorsguildonline.org

Hours:
8:00 PM Admission Adult $17.00, senior $14.00, student $14.00

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: The Adelphia

Live Music - Hit Parade!

Dates: 5/10/2014 - 5/10/2014

Location The Adelphia
203 2nd Street
Marietta, OH
740 374-8278

http://www.thegalleymarietta.com

Marietta's Number One 80s Party Band

Hours:
9:00 PM Admission Call for info

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: North Bend State Park

Mother's Day Buffet

Dates: 5/11/2014 - 5/11/2014

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

http://www.northbendsp.com

Prime rib carving station, baked ham, fried chicken and pecan crusted fish. Multiple vegetable selections, full salad bar, fresh baked bread, and our fabulous dessert station. Music will be provided by The Vaughn Brothers with special guest Johnny Staats. Reservations recommended.

Hours:
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Admission $21.95

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: Actors Guild of Parkersburg

Shrek - The Musical

Dates: 5/11/2014 - 5/11/2014

Location Actors Guild Playhouse
724 Market St
Parkersburg, WV
304 485-8209

http://www.actorsguildonline.org

Hours:
2:30 PM Admission Adult $17.00, senior $14.00, student $14.00

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: North Bend State Park

Youth Environmental Weekend

Dates: 5/16/2014 - 5/18/2014

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

http://www.northbendsp.com

Youth groups throughout the state will gather to honor one another for their conservation efforts.

Admission Call for info

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: Campus Martius Museum

Jazzin' Up the Museums

Dates: 5/16/2014 - 5/16/2014

Location Valley Gem Sternwheeler
601 Front St
Marietta, OH
740 373-3750

http://www.campusmartiusmuseum.org

The Friends of the Museums is hosting a benefit on the Valley Gem Sternwheeler. The Roger Bush Trio will entertain guests with a blend of Blues, Jazz, R & B, Pop, & New & Old Familiars. Come enjoy a light meal, buffet style including prime rib and chicken madeira, catered by the Valley Gem. A cash bar and 50/50 drawing will be available. Tickets include your meal, music and 2 1/2 hour boat ride. Your involvement and contribution enables the Campus Martius & Ohio River Museums to offer a wide variety of programs for the community's enjoyment. Reservations required by May 9, 2014.

Hours:
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM Admission Call for info

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: Actors Guild of Parkersburg

Shrek - The Musical

Dates: 5/16/2014 - 5/17/2014

Location Actors Guild Playhouse
724 Market St
Parkersburg, WV
304 485-8209

http://www.actorsguildonline.org

Hours:
8:00 PM Admission Adult $17.00, senior $14.00, student $14.00

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: The Adelphia

Live Music - The Ultimatums

Dates: 5/16/2014 - 5/16/2014

Location The Adelphia
203 2nd Street
Marietta, OH
740 374-8278

http://www.thegalleymarietta.com

Gritty Nine Piece Soul

Hours:
9:00 PM Admission Call for info

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park

Blennerhassett Sunrise Breakfast Cruise

Dates: 5/17/2014 - 5/17/2014

Location Blennerhassett Island State Park
137 Juliana St
Parkersburg, WV
304 420-4800

http://www.blennerhassettislandstatepark.com

Enjoy an early morning cruise on board the Island Belle sternwheeler which includes breakfast and a bird walk on the island. Advance reservations are required.

Admission Call for info

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: Mid-Ohio Valley Model Railroad Club

Model Railroad Club Armed Forces Day Open House

Dates: 5/17/2014 - 5/17/2014

Location Rear Basement of NOE Office Bldg
610 Green St
Parkersburg, WV
304 588-5417

http://www.movmrc.org

Hours:
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Admission Free, donations welcome

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: Actors Guild of Parkersburg

Shrek - The Musical

Dates: 5/17/2014 - 5/17/2014

Location Actors Guild Playhouse
724 Market St
Parkersburg, WV
304 485-8209

http://www.actorsguildonline.org

Hours:
2:30 PM Admission Adult $17.00, senior $14.00, student $14.00

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: The Adelphia

Bubba Sparxxx (DJ)

Dates: 5/17/2014 - 5/17/2014

Location The Adelphia
203 2nd Street
Marietta, OH
740 374-8278

http://www.thegalleymarietta.com

Bubba Sparxxx with special guest Black Rabbit. This Hip Hip travels hard in a jacked up truck!

Hours:
9:00 PM Admission Call for info

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: The Castle

Psychic Readings at the Castle

Dates: 5/18/2014 - 5/18/2014

Location The Castle
418 4th St
Marietta, OH
740 373-4180

http://www.mariettacastle.org

Can you learn what the future holds by shuffling a deck of cards? Is it possible to receive messages from those who have passed over to the other side? Is your future really written in the palm of your hand or in a collection of tea leaves? Find the answers to these questions and more during an afternoon of Psychic Readings at The Castle.

Hours:
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Admission Call for info

View Map

Read More

Sponsored By: The Adelphia

Live Music - Jim Lauderdale

Dates: 5/22/2014 - 5/22/2014

Location The Adelphia
203 2nd Street
Marietta, OH
740 374-8278

http://www.thegalleymarietta.com

Jim Lauderdale with JD Hutchison. "Grammy Award winning musician and one of the most respected artists working in the Bluegrass today!"

Hours:
8:00 PM Admission Call for info

View Map

Read More

 

Trip AdvisorCheck out what other travelers are saying about Parkersburg on TripAdvisor.

© Copyright 2014 Greater Parkersburg Convention & Visitors Bureau. All Rights Reserved. Site Map | Privacy Policy

site designed by: Cool Blue Interactive