The Southern Ohio Storytelling Arts & Music Festival runs Thursday through Saturday at the Pump House Center for the Arts in Chillicothe, Ohio. Among the performers is South Charleston's Bil Lepp. Activities include a free performance and reception at 7 p.m. Thursday, a ghost story session at the Majestic Theatre at 9:30 p.m. Friday and an open mic story swap from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Saturday.
Friday and Saturday admission is $15 for adults and $8 for children (ages 6-17). A weekend pass is $20 for adults, $10 for children and $40 for families. Friday's ghost story session is $5.
Fayetteville Heritage Festival
A heritage festival runs Friday through Sunday at the Historic Fayette Theater in Fayetteville. The free event features living history performances, Civil War re-enactments, workshops, lectures and concerts of Civil War music.
Historical portrayals include Robert E. Lee, Harriet Tubman and Stonewall Jackson. Music comes from Kempers and Clark and Gary Reynolds & Friends.
For more information and a full schedule, visit www.historicfayettetheatre.com.
'Terror of the Tug'
"Terror of the Tug" will be performed at 8 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sept. 14-15 at the McArts Amphitheater beside Mount View High School in Welch. The play, by Jean Battlo, depicts the coal mining wars in Southern West Virginia in the 1920s.
Tickets are $15 for adults and $8 for children 12 and under. Call 304-436-2609 or 304-888-2057.
Car-themed art show
An Automotive Fine Art Show by Len Hoover Auto Art runs noon to 8 p.m. Saturday at DigiSo, 1506 Kanawha Blvd. W., featuring Hoover's sculptural paintings. A reception with the artist runs for the duration of the event. Call 603-997-6652.
Dave McCormick concert