EVENTS: Things to do in the Ohio Valley Weelunk Staff November 18, 2021 Make a Wreath at the Schrader Center Create a holiday wreath with fresh ingredients at the Schrader Center in Oglebay. Use a cardboard base and fresh evergreen boughs, then decorate with berries and a ribbon! This small wreath will bring the beauty and joy of the season to wherever it is hung. Available 2:15 – 3 p.m. on Nov. 11 and 18 and December 2 and 9. All ages are welcome and no pre-registration is required. Main Street Bank “Fantasy in Lights” Parade Make your way to Downtown Wheeling this Friday, Nov. 19 for Wheeling’s annual Fantasy in Lights parade beginning at 6:30 p.m. See all of your favorite floats designed by local businesses and organizations who will all be spreading some holiday cheer. Learn more here. Oglebay Institute’s Festival of Trees Wine Tasting One of Oglebay Institute’s most popular events, the Festival of Trees Wine Tasting takes place Friday, Nov. 19 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Stifel Fine Arts Center. The event features a scrumptious assortment of wine and food pairings in the elegant, yet intimate, splendor of one of Wheeling’s grand properties. Register online or call 304-242-7700. Open Mic Night at Nail City Record Attention musicians, artists, bands, comedians, poets and performers of the Ohio Valley! Nail City Record is bringing back its weekly Open mic night to give local creatives the chance to showcase their talents. Open mic night will be held on Friday, Nov. 19 from 8 – 10:30 p.m. Learn more here. Christmas in November Head to WesBanco Arena Nov. 19-21 from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. to get some early holiday shopping done in one convenient location. This craft show will feature over 175 vendors. Learn more here. SoundBites: Opening Night with Sasha Cooke Join the WSO and Maestro John Devlin on Saturday, November 20 at 6:30 p.m. for an exciting SoundBites concert at the Scottish Rite Cathedral in downtown Wheeling for an experience that pairs chamber orchestra music with a multi-course gourmet meal and signature cocktail with Grammy Winning Mezzo-Soprano Sasha Cooke. Tickets can be purchased online at wheelingsymphony.com, by phone at 304-232-6191, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or in person at the Box Office, located at 1025 Main Street, Suite 811, Wheeling, WV. Full Moon Moonstone Madness Celebrate the full moon this Saturday, Nov. 20 from 6 – 8 p.m. at Under the Elder Tree Apothecary and Healing Arts Centre. Grab your girlfriends, put on your favorite moon-inspired attire and get a fun headstart on the holiday shopping season with a maddening good time with great company! Browse through a selection of moonstone jewelry, get a Henna tattoo, have a tarot card reading, and grab a sweet treat from the Gypsy Lace Cafe. Learn more here. Improv with the Left of Centre Players Treat yourself to a night of comedy in Wheeling this Saturday, Nov. 20 from 8 – 9:30 p.m. Join the Left of Centre Players for a night of improvisational comedy at the Towngate Theatre. These brave performers hit the stage without a script, props or a safety net. Armed only with adrenaline and their imaginations, they make-up stories on the spot that entertain and amuse. All tickets: $7 and can be purchased online or by calling 304-242-7700. Saturday on Wax – Funk / Soul / Hip Hop It’s that time again! Every third Saturday at Clientele Art Studio, DJ Stealth digs in the crates to bring heat to the gallery: all vinyl, all night. The night’s theme will be soul/funk/hip hop. Bring your dancing shoes! Music begins at 9 p.m. Learn more here. Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window) Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment.