Come to hear an hour of the best songs of George Gershwin! Dr. Mark Hornbaker directs "A George Gershwin Review", featuring Kathi Elkins, Kim Javins, Grace Javins, Hope Snodgrass, Bonnie Stark, Amy Teter, and Andrew Willis.
The Charleston Boulevard Rod Run and Doo Wop takes place on Kanawha Boulevard from Capitol Street to Magic Island, October1-5. Drawing thousands of visitors each year from all over the USA, it began in 2006 and features hundreds of classic and antique cars, music, concessions, food and other vendors with entertainment for the whole family. It was voted #1 Best Overall Show in 2012 by Cruisin' Times.
Community Music Live! presents the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra at Geary Auditorium, Riggleman Hall, University of Charleston. Featuring big band, jazz and swing music conducted by Buddy Morrow. Tickets: $35 for adults, $10 for college students and $5 for youth. Call 304-744-1400 or 304-380-6782, or purchase at the box office one hour before showtime.
Capitol Market will provide $10 coupons toward the purchase of your pumpkin when you register at the pumpkin pick-up party on Wednesday, October 22nd from 4pm to 6pm. Registration fees $25 for Family, Individual & Artist, $50 fo Media/Corp. Prizes valued at $250 up to a $1,500 Grand Champion mystery prize.
FestivALL Fall returns October 24-26 with the drama of Shakespeare, the beauty of a West Virginia autumn, visual arts, music, dance, theater and more!Get creative with some pumpkin carving then head to the theater or ballet. Experience art in unique outdoor settings or cross off some holiday gift shopping with fine hand-made art and craft.
Country, bluegrass and traditional music is performed at Charleston’s outdoor Farmers Market. Inside you can fi nd soups, salads, seafood, deli sandwiches and coffee and Soho’s Italian Restaurant. You can also buy wine, cheese, fresh produce, West Virginia products and Holl’s Chocolates.