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Information about music and dance in and around the region
Jun 17 [Wed] Copper Pint Celtic Session: Come and share tunes, or a song, or sit back and relax with a favorite tipple and soak it all up. All musicians are encouraged of whatever experience level with respect to the tradition. Hosted by Chris Higgins. 7 to 9 pm. 800 Kanawha Blvd E, Charleston.
Jun 25 [4th Thr] FOOTMAD Open Jam at ArtWalk: 3rd Thursday each month during ArtWalk Charleston. Come to jam. Come to listen. All levels welcome. 5 to 8 pm.Capitol Conference Center, Lee Street, Charleston, WV. Read more ...
Jun 26 [Fri] Blues, Brews & BBQ / FestivALL Charleston: Live blues music, beer and barbecue as well as other foods. 6 pm to 10 PM. On the lawn at the University of Charleston Campus on the beautiful Kanawha River across from the State Capitol, Charleston, WV. Call 304.345.0775. This one of the great events that make up FestivALL Charleston.
Jun 27 [Sat] Wine & All That Jazz Festival / FestivALL Charleston: Showcases a wide array of fine wine to taste and an exciting line up of live jazz music, both local and National Artists. Enjoy the best Mountain State's wines and the best local and national jazz. Incredible selection of hot food, cool music and great wines. 2 pm to 10 PM. On the lawn at the University of Charleston Campus on the beautiful Kanawha River across from the State Capitol, Charleston, WV. Call 304.345.0775. This one of the great events that make up FestivALL Charleston.
Jul 29-Aug 02 [Wed-Sun] Appalachian String Band Music Festival: A five day mountaintop gathering of musicians and friends with contests, concerts, workshops, square dances, camping. Musicians and string band music lovers from around the world. Clifftop [Fayette County], WV WVCulture.org/stringband
Aug 21-23 Splash Dance - Ashville's Summer Contra Jam: A laid-back, end-of-summer camp weekend of music, dance, food, and lakeside relaxation. This is an all-volunteer weekend, with musicians, callers, and dancers giving of their time to make this event happen. Bring your family. Let the children enjoy the beach and various supervised activities.
Contra dance weeekend
Old-time music and square dance weekend