The Weekender is back and ready to help formulate weekend plans for the entire summer – ’cause there’s just too much to do in Wheeling, W.Va. this year.

 

Ezra John and the 1st Second

Friday 8pm

Head to the Wheeling Brewery and Center Market for some good brew and some great music.

0006316688_10

Riverfront Movie Night

Friday 9pm



Advertisement



Family movie Zootopia  with a Ohio River backdrop.

13307317_1093163630755486_6141311226796240839_n

Color Me AU-SOME 5k Run/Walk

Saturday 8:30am

This is a charity event with a fun and colorful twist to benefit local children with autism who attend Augusta Levy Learning Center, West Virginia’s premier autism treatment program.   Participants are covered, coated, swathed, and plastered with color bombs of dry tempera paint powder at stations throughout the course.

12615152_10153892618072422_6366809243956740926_o

First Folio: Gravedigger’s Tale at Greenwood Cemetery

Saturday 7:30pm

Presented by the Folger Theatre and the Greenwood Cemetery Association, this interactive one-man play engages the audience in a retelling of Hamlet from his unique perspective in Wheeling’s historic Greenwood Cemetery.

Gravediggers_Tale_-Louis_Butelli-300x200

Summer Solstice Celebration

Sunday 11am

The Noble Source presents the 2016 Summer Solstice Celebration at Wheeling’s Heritage Port.

Join them all day in celebrating the beginning of Summer at the 2nd annual grassroots music festival that attracted over 1,500 people in 2015. Featuring bands local and regional, providing a wide variety of music from Blues and Classic Rock to Folk and Solo Acoustic.

Along side the amazing musical entertainment you will find a wide-variety art show, multi-cultural food vendors, and fun activities throughout the day to make for an exciting FREE weekend event.

12971013_868529959959573_2053478220353991515_o



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.