Calendar

We sure know how to throw a gathering! Or 2. Or 12. Per week. Looking for something to do? We’re always celebrating something. Here’s a look at what’s coming up soon, and what we’re looking forward to.

Know of something we’re missing? Planning a new event? Send us the info, and we’ll add it here.

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Oct
23
Thu
Art Exhibit at Fairmont State University @ 4th Floor, Wallman Hall
Oct 23 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Art Exhibit at Fairmont State University  @ 4th Floor, Wallman Hall | Fairmont | West Virginia | United States

Fairmont State University School of Fine Arts will host the fall 2014 WV Art Educators Association members art exhibition in the Brooks Memorial Gallery, located on the fourth floor of Wallman Hall.  Art educators from across the state will display drawings, paintings, sculpture, fiber arts and more from Oct. 7 through Nov. 14. Gallery will be open Monday-Friday 10AM-3PM, Closed on weekends.

The opening exhibition will be at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 14.

Cruise In at DJ’s 50’s & 60’s Diner
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Cruise In at DJ's 50's & 60's Diner

Cruise In  at DJ’s 50’s & 60’s Diner

Cars, Trucks, Make, Model, Year….Doesn’t Matter ~ Motorcycles Welcome! Come on in and show your ride off!


LOT’S OF CLASSIC CARS.. FOOD SPECIALS.. A CHANCE TO WIN SOME GREAT PRIZES AND MORE !!.. THE CRUISE IN IS THIS THURSDAY EVENING STARTING AT 6.

Check out our Facebook page in case of rain!

Live Broadcast….
Prizes and Giveaways….
Food and Drink Specials……

At DJ’s  50’s & 60’s Diner ~ Where Generations Come Together
1181 Airport Road,
FairmontWV 26554

Oct
24
Fri
Art Exhibit at Fairmont State University @ 4th Floor, Wallman Hall
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Art Exhibit at Fairmont State University  @ 4th Floor, Wallman Hall | Fairmont | West Virginia | United States

Fairmont State University School of Fine Arts will host the fall 2014 WV Art Educators Association members art exhibition in the Brooks Memorial Gallery, located on the fourth floor of Wallman Hall.  Art educators from across the state will display drawings, paintings, sculpture, fiber arts and more from Oct. 7 through Nov. 14. Gallery will be open Monday-Friday 10AM-3PM, Closed on weekends.

The opening exhibition will be at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 14.

Native American Weekend @ Prickett's Fort State Park
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Native American Weekend @ Prickett's Fort State Park

Friday and Saturday 10-4 pm ; Sunday 12-4 pm
Bring the family and enjoy an interactive history lesson which will include displays, demonstrations, and hands –on activities for the kids.

To Learn more about Pricketts Fort click here

Spooky Golf at Coal Country Mini Golf @ Coal Country Mini Golf
Oct 24 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Spooky Golf at Coal Country Mini Golf @ Coal Country Mini Golf | Fairmont | West Virginia | United States

Spooky Golf at Coal Country Mini Golf (Halloween decor, SCARY music, dim night lighting and a few SURPRISES!  Level of scariness-moderate.)

October weekends weather permitting

Fri. 4 – 10 pm, Sat. 12 – 10 pm, Sun. 12 – 8 pm

 

 

 

Oct
25
Sat
Native American Weekend @ Pricketts Fort State Park
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Native American Weekend @ Pricketts Fort State Park

Friday and Saturday 10-4 pm ; Sunday 12-4 pm
Bring the family and enjoy an interactive history lesson which will include displays, demonstrations, and hands –on activities for the kids.

To learn more about Pricketts Fort click here

Spooky Golf at Coal Country Mini Golf @ Coal Country Mini Golf
Oct 25 @ 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Spooky Golf at Coal Country Mini Golf @ Coal Country Mini Golf

Spooky Golf at Coal Country Mini Golf (Halloween decor, SCARY music, dim night lighting and a few SURPRISES!  Level of scariness-moderate.)

October weekends weather permitting

Fri. 4 – 10 pm, Sat. 12 – 10 pm, Sun. 12 – 8 pm

 

Fright Glow at Palatine Park @ Palatine Park
Oct 25 @ 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Fright Glow at Palatine Park @ Palatine Park | Fairmont | West Virginia | United States

Calling all zombies, monsters, goblins, ghosts and ghouls! Get ready for Fright Glow at Palatine Park. MCPARC is teaming up with Main Street Fairmont to organize a family event and kick off party for Main Street Fairmont’s NightGLOW 5k Race.

There will be entertainment, contests, activities and vendors to make up a good old fashion community event.

Sagebrush Round-Up Country & Western Music @ Sagebrush Round-Up
Oct 25 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Sagebrush Round-Up Country & Western Music @ Sagebrush Round-Up | Fairmont | West Virginia | United States

Open Stage (If you would like to perform on the open stage, come early and sign up with the MC)
The Round-Up Band
Brad Crow & The Cut-Ups
Touch Of Country

Come early and try one of our home cooked dinners!

The Sagebrush Round-Up is located on Bunner Ridge near Fairmont just six miles east of I-79

Gateway NIGHTGLOW 5K, Oct. 25 @ Gateway Connector to Palatine Park
Oct 25 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Gateway NIGHTGLOW 5K, Oct. 25 @ Gateway Connector to Palatine Park

The Fairmont NightGLOW race is back and better than ever!

Early registration and packet pick-up is available at Veterans Plaza, October 23 during the FSU/Pierpont Homecoming Parade. Race day registration is at Palatine Park from 3 – 7:30.

Starting line is at the top of the Gateway Connector (free shuttles will be available from Palatine Park to starting line)

The 5K course is rolling, with one water stop, and runs through the historic downtown Fairmont.

Chip timing made available through Miles of Smiles Training Services.

Parking is available in the downtown Fairmont parking garage as well as on-street.

Those interested may also pick up a brochure at the MCPARC office or call series director Jim Woolfitt at 304-825-6311 for more information.