"FOOTMAD reached a broad audience in 2014. This year we presented a total of 51 days and nights of events; concerts, house concerts, dances, jams, and community happenings in Charleston and beyond. By bringing in high-caliber bands and callers from across the country, FOOTMAD events enrich the local arts scene we all know and love. Help us grow in 2015 ..." Find out more ... donate online, by mail, by phone, be email ...
FOOTMAD welcomes new Arts Administrator, Sara Cottingham. Sara has been an active member in the FOOTMAD community since early 2012. As an avid old time musician and contra dancer, Sara is thrilled to be a part of the exciting music and arts community in the Kanawha Valley. Read more ...
January 3 - Saturday
The Clay Center
The legacy of renowned country music artist Hank Williams is celebrated by an all-star group of singers and musicians.Interesting anecdotes about Williams and his music add context, while good-natured banter between the musicians keeps the show lively and entertaining.
Presented by Woody Hawley Concert Series and cosponsored by FOOTMAD
COMMUNITY bulletin board
Information about music and dance in and around the region
Dec 31 [Sat] Good RidDANCE: FOOTMAD's New Year's Celebration and Fun(d)raiser. 8:30 pm -12:30 am. Columbia Gas Transmission Auditorium, 1700 MacCorkle Ave SE, Charleston, WV. Read more ...
Jan 04 [Sun] FOOTMAD Celtic Session: Play along or just listen as traditional Celtic tunes are shared. All levels welcome. 4:30 to 6:30 pm. Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 520 Kanawha Blvd West, Charleston,WV. More info ...
Jan 10 [Sat] FOOTMAD Contra Dance:
7-10 pm. Columbia Gas Transmission Auditorium, 1700 MacCorkle Ave SE, Charleston, WV. Read more ...
Tuesday Blue Yonder: New American Roots Music. Each Tuesday. 7 pm. pm. Bluegrass Kitchen, 1600 Washington St East, Charleston. No cover charge. Blue Yonder web page ...; Read more ...
Thursday Songwriter Stage: Each Thursday, 7 - 10 pm. Timothy's (beneath the Quarrier Diner), 1022 Quarrier St, Charleston. No cover charge. Read more ...
Contra dance weeekend
Old-time music and square dance weekend