The annual St. Albans Riverfest runs Thursday through Sunday at Roadside Park. There is live music nightly, including the Riverfest Idol competition. Other activities include a car show, parade, river cruises, kids' games and fireworks.
Final Sound Factory show
Doors for Friday's final show at The Sound Factory, 812 Kanawha Blvd. E., open at 9 p.m. Byzantine headlines. Single Bullet Theory, Skincage and Last Level also perform.
Tickets are $15. Call 304-342-8001 or visit www.soundfactorywv.com.
DVD and CD release party
From 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Budget Tapes & Records, 3708 MacCorkle Ave., will host a party and in-store concert by Travis Vandal to celebrate the release of a documentary on him as well as his double-album release.
"Travis Vandal -- All in A Day's Work," by Clarksburg filmmaker Jason Dobbins, follows Vandal through a day as he juggles his jobs as teacher, artist, musician, coach, photographer and father.
Vandal's solo album, "When You Come to See Me," is one half live show from Taylor Books and one half new, acoustic songs.
Vandal and Dobbins will be on hand to sign copies of the CD and DVD. Ten percent of the proceeds will be donated to the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Call 304-925-8273 or visit www.budgettapeswv.com.