Family Fun

Heartwood in the Hills presents "What is Dance?"

Songs and dances from around the world for children and their adults! Heartwood in the Hills presents "What is Dance?", a benefit fundraiser for Heartwood in the Hills 

Sunrise Carriage Trail Walk with Music, Art and Dance

Take a shaded stroll on the charming Sunrise Carriage Trail and enjoy music, dance and art along the way. The .65 mile trail is on an incline, so the walk is somewhat strenuous going up but easy if you start at the top. Performers include JADCO, the performing arts component of January's Academy of Dance under January Johnson Wolfe, Musical easels at 2:15pm and several musical performers TBA.

Charleston Harmony "Celebrate WV"

Kanawha Kordsmen present their 41st annual show and their 7th show affiliated with FestivALL.  Special Guests are Instant Classic, Top 10 Barbershop Harmony Society international qualifiers from Indianapolis, Indiana.

West Side Old Fashioned Ice Cream Social

Family fun, music and free hand-scooped ice cream cones from United Dairy! Craft displays, FestivALL street performers and much more. Details and West Side Stage schedule TBA.

Co-produced by West Side Main Street.


West Side Wiener Dog Races

Featuring the races, fetch competitions, a costume contest, food vendors, music and more. Complete information including registration form, vendor form, volunteer opportunities, pictures, and much more online at

Schedule TBA

Co-produced by West Side Main Street



Contemporary Youth Arts Company presents "The StockCar Musical...The Legend of Ginger and Billy Joe”

This is Mark Scarpelli and Dan Kehde's musical comedy 'THE STOCK CAR MUSICAL...The Legend of Ginger and Billy Joe". When Billy Joe's Daddy died racing, young BJ promised his Mama...on her deathbed..that he would never race. But now, the team needs him, the whole town of Blue Bottom needs him. So with Mama's permission, he is racing the track where his Daddy died.

$15 adults. $8 students/seniors, available at the WVSU box office.

Moses Automotive Live on the Levee with Red Wanting Blue

Enjoy an evening by the Kanawha River for one in a summer series of free Moses Automotive Live on the Levee concerts on the Schoenbaum Stage at Haddad Riverfront Park. These concerts, every Friday night from Memorial Day to Labor Day weekends, feature local and regional artists. Food and drink vendors on site including beer.

Kiwanis Corporate Regatta

The Kiwanis Corporate Regatta is an exciting miniature "yacht" race that raises much-needed funds for the Kanawha County Public Library and other Kiwanis charities. 

This event is free to the public. For yacht purchase info and other event details, visit

Sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of West Charleston


Children's Art Fair and Kanawha County Public Library Street Fair

A perfect combination for two days of family fun: Make & take craft opportunities from invited artisans and groups; a sale of work by children and youth in Kanawha County neighborhood programs; a stage with child-friendly performances; featuring Secret Agent 23 SkidooMutts Gone Nuts, and more; and games and other activities for young children.  On Saturday only, events include activities on the Library Plaza, a used book sale, and more.

River Queen Cruises

BB Riverboats' River Queen returns to Charleston with 1-1/2 hour sightseeing cruises on the Kanawha River. Enjoy the sights and sounds of FestivALL from a different point of view.

River Queen Cruise Schedule:
    Wednesday, June 24 12pm, 2pm, 4pm, 6pm
      Thursday, June 25 12pm, 2pm, 4pm, 6pm
      Friday, June 26 12pm, 2pm, 4pm
      Saturday, June 27 12pm, 2pm