Visitors can bid on a holiday wreath at the Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center, where there will be entertainment and refreshments. Bella Gourmet will offer ham and panettone (sweet bread) tasting.
Music offerings include blues and rock by The Jarmovers at Harmony Ridge Gallery, folk and country by Pushin' String at the General Lewis Inn, Celtic music at the Irish Pub, and steel guitar jazz at Plants Etc.
Santa train rides
PETERSBURG, W.Va. -- South Side Depot will again offer the Snowflake Express Train Ride with Santa on Dec. 7 and 8.
Boardings for the family-friendly train event will take place at 6, 7:30 and 9 p.m. each evening, subject to availability. On Saturday, the Depot has an additional departure at 10 p.m.
Children riding the Snowflake Express can visit with Santa while enjoying hot chocolate and cookies. During the 40-minute trip, Christmas carols will be sung and the Christmas Festival of Lights can be viewed through the vintage train car windows of the Snowflake Express.
Tickets are $12. Reservations are suggested and may be made by calling South Side Depot at 304-257-9264.
Bramwell home tour
BRAMWELL, W.Va. -- The town of Bramwell will hold its annual Holiday Tour of Historic Homes from 5 to 8 p.m. Dec. 8.
The self-guided candlelight tour will feature music in the holiday decorated homes and refreshments.
Tickets are $1 and may be purchased at the Presbyterian Church in the center of the town, about 8 miles north of Bluefield on U.S. 52.