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.
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Christmas 18th Century 18th century cooking 18th Century Firearms 2018 35th state 4-H 4-H camp 4th of July 50's and 60's Sock Hop Music 501 Band 5K 5K Race 911 Memorial A Dog's Purpose accordian accordion accordion music acoustic acoustic guitar acoustic music acoustic tunes acrobatic and tumbling adagio doubles adventure advice column African Americans afternoon tea agility alumni Amelia Earhart America American Cancer Society American flag American Gothic American Mountain Theater americana amusement rides ancestor anglers animated animated light display antique cars antiques Appalachia Appalachian music appalca apple butter Armed Forces Army art art gallery art show art studio artisans artist artists Arts assumption records athletes athletics Aurora Celtic autumn Bachata music bake sale baked goods ballad tunes balloons baloons band banding bands banjo bard barefoot skiing barn baroque Baroque music Barrackville basket making basket weaving bass Bass fishing BASS Nation bassoon Batman Battle of the Bulge BBQ bee keeping beer Ben Franklin benjamin franklin Beth Keener Big Band biggest liars bike ride BILLBOARD bird banding bird migration bird walk bird watching birdhouse birding birds of prey birthday party blacksmithing blockbuster movies Bluegrass bluegrass band bluegrass music blues Blues Brothers blues music blues rock BMI Award BMX BMX racing board games boat Boaz Fleming Bob Tinnell Boogie Woogie Hall of Fame book signing books botany Boy Scouts brass breakfast brewery Bridal Show brisket brunch bubbles buckwheat cakes Buffalo Creek buffet buffet dinner Bugsy Kline Bunner Ridge burgers buy local cake camp cancer candle making candy canoe canoe race car show carhop Carnegie Hall carnival carnival food carnival rides Carolina Cars carving CASA of Marion County celebrate celebration Celebration of Lights cemetery ceramic ornaments ceramic plates chamber music charity cheerleading chicken roast children children activities chili chili cook-off chocolate Christmas Christmas caroling Christmas cookies Christmas decorations Christmas displays Christmas Eve Christmas Eve dinner Christmas gifts Christmas lights Christmas market Christmas music Christmas Parade Christmas show circus circus fire acts city wide yard sale Civil War Civil War music Civil War re-enactors clarinet class rock music classic cars classic country classic films classic music classic rock classic rock music classical music clothing clothing styles CMA coal coal heritage coal mine coal mining coal town coco coffee coffee house coffee shop Colebank Hall collectibles colonial colonial cooking comdey comedy community community band community yard sale competition concert concessions contemporary rock music Conway Twitty cook out cookies cooking cooking demo cooking demonstration cooking demostration cooking demostrations cooking history cooking school cookout corn hole cornhole cosplay costume parade costumes cotton candy Country country music Country Music Association Country Music Hall of Fame country rock country tunes courthouse cowboy cowboy movie craft craft beer craft fair craft show craft store craft vendors crafting crafts creativity cruise-in culture culture and arts cupcakes Cupid and the Devil Curtisville Lake Dance dance competition dance lesson dance recital dancing dancing competition date night dave canterbury DC Comics deadlift December Declaration of Independence Decoration Day decorations Delta Zeta demolition derby Dennis McClung Denny Sesito dessert desserts dinner dinner theater disaster disc golf disc golf clinic disc golf tournament disney Disney movie DIY DNR Documentary dog grooming dogs Dove Awards downhill racing downtown downtown Fairmont Dr. Raymond Alvarez drama dresses drink local drop spindle duck race Ducks Unlimited dulcimer dwayne johnson eaglemania East Fairmont High School Busy Bee Band East Marion Park East Marion Veterans Memorial Park Easter Easter Brunch Easter Bunny Easter dinner Easter Egg Hunt eat local ecology egg drop Elkins elvis enduro racing entertainment escape artist essential oils event planning Evergreen Cemetery face painting fair trade Fairmont Fairmont Flyers Fairmont history Fairmont Senior High Madrigals Fairmont Senior High School Fairmont State Fairmont State Universirty Fairmont State University Fairmont WV FairmontWV fairs fairs and festivals Fairview Falcons fall fall festival fall fun fallout 76 family family entertainment family firendly family friendly family fun family history family movie family time family tree farm fresh farmer's market farming Farmington Farmington Volunteer Fire Department fashion fashion show Father of Rock and Roll Father of West Virginia Father of WV Father's Day Feast of the Seven Fishes Feast of the Seven Fishes Festival festival fiber arts fiddle fiddles fight hunger film crew film industry finger weaving fire department fire trucks Firearms fireworks first friday first responders fish fish local fishing fishing tournament Flag Day Fleming Mansion flood relief flutist flyfishing folk folk dancing folk music folk rock folklife Folklife Center folklore Food food contest food donations food pantry food truck food trucks football forge welding Forgotten Hero Francis H. Pierpont Francis Pierpont Frank and Jane Gabor Folklife Center free FREE concert free concet free entertainment Free Movie freedom French cooking fresh baked goods fresh pine arrangements fresh produce Friday Friday night Frisbee golf frontier frontier cooking frontier life frontier weapons FSU Fundraiser fundraising Fuzzy Knight Gaither Homecoming game night games garage sale garden gardening gardens Gateway Connector gearheads genealogy George Jones GFWC Woman’s Club of Fairmont. ghost stories gift ideas gift-giving gifts glow in the dark GMA Goldenseal Magazine golf golf course gospel music Gospel Music Association government Governor of WV Grand Ole Opry Grave Creek Mound graves graveyard band Grease Great Buffalo Canoe Race Great Noise Ensemble green beer Gregg Allman Band tribute guitar guns gymnastics half marathon Halloween Halloween costume Halloween costumes Halloween party hamburgers Hamilton Round Barn hand-made products happy hour hardware harp Harper Lee Harriet Tubman Harriett Tubman haunted haunted house Hawaiian music health hearth cooking heirloom plants hercules hold heritage Herron Birding Heston Farm Heston Farm Winery hilarity historic district historic home historic homes history hobby holiday holiday decorations holiday lights holiday music holiday ornament holiday shopping holidays home cooked dinner home cooking home decor home improvement home-brew Homecoming homecoming parade homeless shelter hometown celebration honey horse and carriage ride horse show hot dogs hotdogs Hough Park Humane Society hunting Ice Bowl ice skating Iceless Ice Skating IFPA illusionists In memory Independence Independence Day Indians indie interpreter IPA iplayoutside Irish meal island music Italian Italian cookies Italian cooking Italian Dancing Italian heritage Italian music Italian traditions Italy in Appalachia jail James Show Maddox jazz jazz music jewelry Joe n Throw Joey Herron John Boback John Wayne Johnnie Johnson Johnny B Goode jordan mclaughlin Julia Child Julia Pierpont July 4 July 4th jumanji kayak Kennedy Barn String Band Kent Family Circus kentucky derby kevin hart Kevin Solecki kid friendly kids kids activities kids day kids games Kiwanis Knights of Columbus knives Korean War lace making lake Latin music Le Vian leadership Leadership Marion lecture Lewis Wetzel library life of a dog light displays Lights Literacy Volunteers Literacy Volunteers of Marion County live entertainment live local live music live stock livestock show living history living history museum local local food local life longhunter Lord Dunmore Loretta Lynn luncheon lute music M. S. Zaandam Main Street Main Street Fairmont Major League Eaters Mannington Mannington Pool Mannington Volunteer Fire Department Mannington WV mansion Margaritaville Marion County Marion County Historical Society Marion County history Master Gardeners Matt Jordan MCPARC medieval plants meditation memorial Memorial Day Memorial Day Weekend Memorial Service Merengue merengue band mezzo soprano Michael Krajewski migration military Milwaukee Journal Mini Golf mining memorabilia mint julep Model D concert grand piano Mon River Monongah Monongah Volunteer Fire Department Monongahela People Monongahela River Monongahfest moonshine Morgan Morgan Morgantown Morris Park Mother's Day motorcycle motorcycles mountain bike mouser block move night movie movie night movies mud bog murder mystery museum music Music Festival music history music recital music tribute music workshop musical my marion Nashville Native Americans Nativibes nature nature walk Navy Navy band needle felting New Year's Eve nightglow non-profit organizations North Marion Senior Center Noteworthy Sweets oboe Octoberfest off-road race old movies oldiesmusic one-act plays open house Orange Crush Orchestra orchestral soloist ornament ornaments Oscar Wilde outdoor concert outdoor movie outdoor recreation outdoors outside owl owl migration paddle board paddle trip pageant pageants paint painting Palatine Park pancake Parade Paramount Studios park Parkette Drive-In parks Patriot Day Patsy Cline Patty Looman pavilion rentals pavilions Paw Paw Paw Paw fairgrounds PDGA PDGA C-Tier pep rally pepperoni roll pepperoni roll bake off pepperoni roll eating contest pepperoni rolls peppers period music pet adoption Peter Pan Pets piano piano concert picnic pie Pierpoint Community and Technical College Pierpont Community & Technical College Pierpont Community and Technical College Pike Street Bikes pinball pinball tournament Pink Floyd pixar plants play plays Pleasant Valley Polar Plunge polka polka music Polynesian dance Polynesian music pool pool party pop music popcorn pottery powderhorns preparedness expo Prickett Pricketts Fort Pricketts Fort State Park Pricketts Fot prizes produce production prom pumpkin Purple Heart quartet quilting quilts Quinby Griggs Race rail trail rail trails rambling root raptors Raymond Alvarez reading reanactor recipe recipes record store records recreation reenactors refreshments Relay For Life Renaissance music Restored VA reunion Revolution Revolutionary Period Revolutionary War rhythm and blues Richard Fleming Rider Pharmacy rides river race Rivesville Robotics robotics competition Rock 'n Roll Rock and roll Rock and Roll Hall of Fame rock and roll legend rock dog rock music Rockabilly Rockabilly and Roots Music roller skating romance Ronn McFarlane roots rock Rotary round barn Run run local running runway show Russian folk music Ryan Cain Sagebrush Round Up sale Salsa salsa music Sandy Pinkard Santa Santa Claus sausage gravy and biscuits saw whet owl scary School of Fine Arts science seasonal fruit seasonal vegetables self defense September 11 Sesquicentennial Seth Burton Seth Burton Memorial Disc Golf Complex sewing shakespeare shakespeare troupe shawl sheep sheep shearing Shinnston shop local shopping show tea silent auction skating slave slavery slaves sleepy hollow slovenia Slovenian polkas soap making songs 4 paws soul music sound wave art soup kitchen Soup Opera South Fairmont Rotary southern gospel music southern rock southern rock music Southern root music spaghetti spay/neuter program spinning Splash Park Spooky Sports spring spring into action fair square dance St. Jude's Childrens Hospital St. Patrick's Day St. Peter the Fisherman Church Star Wars Starkey Hearing Foundation state park statehood Statler Brothers steel drum band Steinway and Sons Stories storytellers Storytelling street fair strength strong band strong man contest strongman suicide suicide prevention summer summer fun summer play summertime Sunday afternoon support the arts survival skills Swap meet swim swimming swing dance swing music talent talent show tall tales Tammy Wynette tap room tatting Taylor Runner tea tea social teacher appreciation textile the eagles The Lego Movie The Lewis Family the mighty ducks theater theatre Thomas Fleming three rivers Thriller dance throwback To Kill A Mockingbird tomato tomato festival tour tournament Town and Gown Players tradition traditional music trail trails train trapping Treaty of Paris trick or treat trombonist tropical music trout Trucks trumpet turkey hunting U-boat U.S. Fleet Forces Wind Ensemble U.S. Navy Underground Railroad Underground Railroad quilts United Way United Way of Marion County Untied Way US Constitution Valentines Day Valley Falls Valley Falls State Park Valley Worlds of Fun Vandalia Vandalia winner vendors Veteran Veteran's Day Veteran's Day parade veterans Veterans Day Veterans' Day VFW Vietnam Memorial vintage vintage cars vintage clothes vintage clothing vintage theatre company vinyl records violin Virginia Visitor Center Vivaldi’s Four Seasons volunteer fire department volunteers WAHS walk Wallman Hall waltz waltzes war war hero water ski water ski show water slide water sports wave pool waves wayne's world Wearable Art Runway Show weaving wedding wedding cake wellness West Augusta Historical Society West Virginia West Virginia Humanities Council West Virginia Music Hall of Fame west virginia pride West Virginia Raptor Rehabilitation Center West Virginia Symphony Orchestra Western movies western Virginia frontier White Hall wild animals wildlife Wilson School win wind instruments Windmill Park wine winery wings winner Witch Woman's Club Woman's Club of Fairmont women women's clothing women's interest women's sports wood carvers wood carving wood chopping competition wood cutting Woodlawn Cemetery Woodsman wool wool shawl Workshop workshops Worthington Wounded Warriors wreath Wreath Laying wrestling WV WV Country Music Hall of Fame WV Day WV Fairmont State University Homecoming WV Folklife Center WV heritage WV history WV Humanities Council WV Mountain Bike Association WV Music Hall of Fame WV musician WV Strong WV Symphony WV Symphony Orchestra wv three rivers WV Three Rivers Festival WV Wildlife WVDGA WVDGA Point Series Tournament WVGDA WVMBA WVU Extension Service WWII yard sale yoga Zombies