The Ohio Valley Street Survivors in partnership with the Oglebay Good Zoo will host the 26th annual Car, Truck and Motorcycle Show this weekend at the Levenson Shelter near the Good Zoo. The show will feature vehicles from across the region from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24, and Saturday, Aug. 25, and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 26. Throughout the weekend, guests can admire beautiful, vintage vehicles while listening to the sounds of classic oldie hits. On Saturday and Sunday, guests will have a chance to win a variety of door prizes. Plus, guests will experience free meet and greets with Good Zoo animals on Sunday. Guests are encouraged to stop by the Good Zoo to explore the zoo’s new habitats including the Red Panda Forest and the Spirit of the Mountain Snow Leopard habitat. Proceeds of the show will support the care and conservation of Good Zoo animals. www.oglebay.com.

BEER, BOURBON and BARBECUE

Harmony House presents the fundraiser Beer, Bourbon & Barbecue, 6-9 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 25, at the Italian American Club, 45 Sycamore Ave., Wheeling. Two levels of local craft beer and bourbon sampling tickets are available: advance general admission ($40) and VIP ($60). Designated driver tickets ($20) are available by special request. Bottomless domestic beer will be available on tap, as well as soft drinks. Also, there will be an array of barbecue samplings, the sounds of Adrian Niles Band, dancing, community award presentations, auctions and chance opportunities. Tickets online; Tickets at door, $50 and $75. 304-230-2205.

OLDIES BUT GOODIES

Invest in an evening of Bee Gees Gold, a tribute to the Bee Gees, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24, at Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack. Tickets ($10) available through Ticketmaster or the Wheeling Island Gift Shop.

DRAGON BOATS

Don’t miss the beautiful, 46-feet-long Dragon Boats as they race on the Ohio River, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 25, at Wheeling Heritage Port, to benefit King’s Daughters Child Care Center in Wheeling. Come cheer on your team!


TERROR IN THE HILLS

Professional boxing returns to the Ohio Valley with Terror in the Hills featuring as the main event Travis the Terror Clark, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, at WesBanco Arena. There will be up to 15 professional bouts. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets at the door or online at WesBancoArena.com. 304.233.4470

ON STAGE

Brooke Hills Playhouse presents the final weekend of “Farce of Habit,” with 8 p.m. performances Friday, Aug. 24, and Saturday, Aug. 25, and a 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday, Aug. 26. 304-737-3344

Rehearsing for the Brooke Hills Playhouse production of “Farce of Habit” are, from left, Diana Mendel, Dan Harry and Sierra Mortimer.

SUMMER MUSIC SERIES

  • MSM — Miller Smith Mazure (classic rock), Toe-Tappin’ Tuesdays, 7-9 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 28, Warwood Garden Park, Wheeling. 304-234-6432
  • Easy Street (pop and rock favorites), Wheeling Waterfront Wednesdays, 7-9 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 29, Heritage Port, Wheeling.

FOLK MUSIC

Skyflight Productions will present an evening with the folk band, The Woodsheep, Thursday, Aug. 23, at the Albert S. George Youth Center at Barnesville Memorial Park. Doors at 7:30 p.m., show at 8 p.m. $10. 423-276-2653 or Skyflight Productions on Facebook.

FRANCE’S HEARTLAND

Wines of the legendary Loire Valley of France will be featured at the Good Mansion Wines wine tasting at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24. The Loire River Valley is a vast basin with origins in central France that run to the northwest coast. It spans dozens of wine appellations, from the saline white Muscadet on the coast to the crisp and minerally white Sancerre and Pouilly Fume near the headwaters south of Paris, as well as beloved and affordable reds like the calcium-rich Chinon and soft and plush Anjou Rouge. Guests will taste these and more in this wine tour of France’s heartland. Served with French cheeses and baguettes. $15 at the door, no reservations needed. Occupancy limited to 40. www.goodmansionwines.com

 

 

 

 

 



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