Nail City Record has planned a night of live music featuring Byeson! and Exit Angles. Exit Angles! Exit Angles, Wheeling’s very own indie rock/post-hardcore band will make their Nail City Record Stage debut, with support from psychedelic/art rock wizards, Byeson! Doors open at 6:30 Byeson! begins at 7:30 p.m., followed by Exit Angles at 8:15 p.m. Learn more here.
People’s University Yoga
In honor of American Heart Month, Registered Nurse and yoga teacher, Emily, will celebrate the importance of creating a heart-healthy lifestyle through the practice of yoga. In this workshop, students will explore Heart Chakra balancing poses, breathing techniques to decrease stress, and practice a meditation aimed to down-regulate the busy nervous system and activate the power of the vagus nerve. People’s University starts at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 15 at the Ohio County Public Library. Learn more here.
Draw & Drink at Clientele
Looking for a fun and creative way to spend the evening? Come join the folks at Clientele Art Studio for their monthly Draw & Drink from 6 – 10 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 16. There won’t be any instructors, but you’ll have a laid-back atmosphere to draw, paint, and chat with your friends while enjoying your favorite drink. Don’t forget to bring your own art supplies! Learn more here.
Music and love fill the air this Friday at Waterfront Hall. OVDJ is setting the mood with DJ sets featuring a variety of electronic dance music ranging from house, bass, trance and throwbacks! Doors open at 8 p.m., music starts at 9 p.m. Learn more and get tickets here.
John Cain at the Silver Rail Bar & Grill
John Cain will take the Silver Rail stage for their latest Grub and Groove Thursday night dinner starting at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 15. John Will have some original music in store and some that inspired it. Come grab some grub, groove to the tunes and enjoy the good vibes! Learn more here.
“Weekend Eve” with the Troubadour
Rob Gaudio, the area’s Troubadour, returns to The 19th Hole this Thursday night from 6-8 p.m. to bring his special brand of singalong tuneage. Plan to come out to celebrate “Weekend Eve” with wings, brews and Troubadourian tunes! Learn more here.
Renée Elise Goldsberry at the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra
The WSO is thrilled to welcome Broadway star Renée Elise Goldsberry to the Friendly City! Best known for her Tony-winning performance of Angelica Schuyler in Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Hamilton, Renée Elise Goldsberry will take to the stage to perform a wide variety of musical styles, including soul, pop, jazz, folk, and of course, Broadway. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 16. Learn more and get tickets here.
Meet and Greet with Dr. Mike Davis, Fairmont State President
The Fairmont State Falcon Community is invited to attend a Meet and Greet with Fairmont State University President Mike Davis on Friday, Feb. 16, from 5-7 p.m., at Hickman Bar and Grill at Oglebay Lodge. Drinks and appetizers will be provided. Please RSVP Amy Snively at Amy.Snively@fairmontstate.edu or by calling 304-367-4015. Learn more here.
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Aristotle Jones Appalachian Soul at The Silver Rail
The Aristotle Jones Duo will be visiting The Silver Rail for an evening of Appalachian soul music on Friday, Feb. 16. Aristotle is known as the Appalachian Soul Man, West Virginia native, Jones has become a fan favorite in West Virginia, Central Appalachia and beyond. With engagement, connection, and passion, Aristotle Jones leaves it all on the stage with uplifting music influenced by artists like Bill Withers, Leon Bridges, Ray Charles, Darius Rucker, and other Genre blending musical pioneers. Show starts at 9 p.m. Learn more here.
43rd Annual Toughman Contest
How tough are you? Don’t miss the 43rd annual Budweiser Toughman Contest, co-sponsored by WTOV9, EAGLE 107.5, Wheeling-Ohio County CVB, Thomas Auto Centers, the World Gym, Jill’s Gentleman’s Club – A class act, I.C.R. Equipment Rental, Sales & Supply and Honda Direct Line. Coming February 16 and 17 to Wheeling’s WesBanco Arena. Learn more and get tickets here.
Marching Down Freedom’s Road: A Civil Rights Tour of the South Presentation
Towngate Theatre will host “Marching Down Freedom’s Road: A Civil Rights Tour of the South” on Saturday, Feb. 17 at 3 p.m. as part of Oglebay Institute’s recognition of Black History Month. Featured speaker Melody Meadows will share the history of some of the seminal moments of the Civil Rights Movement through photos and personal reflections of the places and people instrumental to the movement. Light refreshments will be served, and drinks will be available for purchase. This event is free and open to the public. Learn more here.
Tom Batchelor Band at Waterfront Hall
Don’t miss an evening of reggae and rock when the Tom Batchelor Band performs this Saturday, Feb. 17 at 9 p.m. at Waterfront Hall. Tom Batchelor Band hails from Morgantown and plays originals and covers. Batchelor has been playing music in the mountain state for 30 years, first as founding member of Rasta Rafiki, and now with his own band. Learn more and get tickets here.
Emo Night at Clientele
Your favorite night to be sad is back at Clientele Art Studio this Saturday, Feb. 17. Dress in your finest emo garb and scream your cold little hearts out. $5 cover, learn more here.
Lee Brice Concert at the Capitol Theatre
Don’t miss the Lee Brice concert at the Capitol Theatre on Saturday, Feb. 17 at 7:30 p.m. Brice is one of Country music’s most decorated singer-songwriters, landing multiple RIAA certifications for his music including the Platinum-selling “Memory I Don’t Mess With,” and several other accolades in the industry. Get your tickets online at capitoltheatrewheeling.com.
Lovers and Friends Night with DJ Banks
Don’t miss a special “Lovers and Friends Night” with DJ Banks at the Silver Rail Bar and Grill on Saturday, Feb. 17 at 9 p.m. It’s a date night inspired by R&B classics that’ll have you feeling the love and grooving all night long. Whether you’re rollin’ in as a power couple, on a date, or flyin’ solo, we’ve got you covered! Learn more here.
Clientele Pop-Up Shop
Feeling spendy? Head to Clientele Art Studio on Sunday, Feb 18 from 2 – 6 p.m. for their latest pop-up shop featuring Moonbeam Thrift and Love, MakenzieLeigh. While you’re there, check out Clientele’s latest art exhibit – Abandoned Places. Learn more here.
Cupid’s Lovestruck Bridal Show
Enjoy an enchanting day of bridal bliss at Cuplid’s Lovestruck Bridal Show on Sunday, Feb. 18 from 1 – 4 p.m. at Wheeling Island Casino. Immerse yourself in a world of wedding wonders at this showcase featuring the finest local businesses offering a myriad of wedding services. Discover the latest trends, gather inspiration, and plan your dream day all under one roof! Learn more here.