Get Connected
  • facebook
  • twitter
  • Sign In
  • Classifieds
  • Sections

Events  »  A&E  »  Events

Calling all horror, sci-fi fans for ShockaCon
SHOCKACON courtesy photo
Calling all horror, sci-fi fans for ShockaCon

When thinking of autumn, many people picture leaves changing colors, holidays with the family, time changes or football. Others, though, imagine another exciting event that more people are slowly yet surely learning about: ShockaCon. On Sept. 26-28,...

Calling all horror, sci-fi fans for ShockaCon
Calling all horror, sci-fi fans for ShockaCon

When thinking of autumn, many people picture leaves changing colors, holidays with the family, time changes or football. Others, though, imagine another exciting event that more people are slowly yet surely learning about: ShockaCon. On Sept. 26-28,...

Samoan wrestlers uphold legacy in the ring
Samoan wrestlers uphold legacy in the ring

On Friday night, it’s the Usos versus Goldust and Stardust versus Big E and Kofi Kingston in the WWE Tag Team Triple Threat Championship Match during WWE Live at the Charleston Civic Center. For the Uso brothers, it’s another bid to...

Things to do: Friday, Sept. 5

PATRICK GARRITY AND RYAN VAN GENDERSEN: 8 p.m. Admission $10. The Comedy Zone, Holiday Inn, 400 Second Ave., South Charleston. Call 304-414-2386 or visit www.comedyzonecharleston.com.

“STAND BY YOUR MAN: THE TAMMY WYNETTE STORY”:...

Reptile expo set for Saturday
Reptile expo set for Saturday

On Saturday, the Charleston Area Reptile Expo runs from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Dunbar Rec Center, 2601 Fairlawn Ave. The event aims to bring to West Virginia high-quality exotic animals that normally wouldn’t be found in pet stores and also...

Rock the Park benefit set for Saturday
Rock the Park benefit set for Saturday

On Saturday, car fanatics and music lovers will Rock the Park at Kanawha State Forest. The free event, a benefit for the Kanawha State Forest Foundation sponsored by the Hot Rod Devils, runs noon to 6 p.m. in the swimming pool parking lot. (And if you ...

Speaker to discuss black neighborhood

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Charleston native Barbara Hicks Lacy will present “African American Life in Charleston: A Personal Perspective” Thursday at the Archives and History Library in the Culture Center.

The program is the third ...

HallowEast reveals event’s clues in conference
HallowEast reveals event’s clues in conference

Ric Cavender, in the ballpark, with a microphone, announced Thursday that a new Clue-themed murder mystery will join the lineup for this fall’s HallowEast, the annual Halloween celebration in Charleston’s East End.

Cavender,...

Summerfest back for year 15
Summerfest back for year 15

Summerfest is back “around the mound” in South Charleston again with music, games and fun through Saturday.

This marks Summerfest’s 15th year, and Bob Anderson, the executive director of the South Charleston Convention and...

West Virginia State Fair schedule: Saturday Aug. 9, 2014

FAIRLEA, W.Va. — The West Virginia State Fair takes place at the West Virginia State Fairgrounds in Fairlea. Gate admission is $10 for adults, $8 for children ages 6-12 and free for children 5 and younger....

Sail into Clay Center for pirate fun Saturday
Sail into Clay Center for pirate fun Saturday

Sail into the Clay Center from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday for some swashbuckling fun at a pirate-themed family fun day. Children can hunt for buccaneer booty, learn to talk like a pirate and see a pirate science show. The first 200 children to attend...

Clay Center holds free fun day Sunday
Clay Center holds free fun day Sunday

The Clay Center’s annual Summer Fun Day runs noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. The event not only gives free admission to the center’s galleries, giant screen film and planetarium show, but it also has live entertainment and hands-on activities....

Tate Stevens at the Putnam County Fair
Tate Stevens at the Putnam County Fair

Country artist and 2012 “X Factor” winner Tate Stevens is this weekend’s headliner at the Putnam County Fair, which runs Saturday through July 19 at the fairgrounds in Eleanor. Last year, Stevens, who performs at 8:30 p.m....

Top Video