Photo by Jeremy MorrisWeelunk Weekender Jeremy Morris July 22, 2016 Yes! It’s gonna a be a hot one. It wouldn’t be Italian Festival without a lot of humidity and a little bit of rain, or is it a lot of rain and a little bit of humidity? Either way there is plenty going on this weekend so get out there and DO SOMETHING! Upper Ohio Valley Italian Heritage Festival Friday and Saturday 11am-Midnight, Sunday 11am-6PM at Heritage Port The Upper Ohio Valley Italian Heritage Festival is the undisputed Granddaddy of outdoor festivals in this area of the country and one of the largest in West Virginia. The volunteer board of directors takes great pride in presenting this annual event which helps our children succeed through education, while celebrating our Italian culture and heritage and creating a medium for friends and neighbors of all nationalities to meet and enjoy one another’s company. Morning Bird Walk at the Schrader Center Saturday 9:30-10:30am Guided by a naturalist, learn to identify local birds by sight and sound. Binoculars provided. Offered 9:30-10:30am every Saturday through August 20 at the Schrader Center. All ages welcome. $5. (Free for OI members or with activity wristband.) Location: Schrader Environmental Education Center 465 Lodge Drive, Wheeling, WV 26003 304-242-7700 WV Flood Relief Benefit Sunday Noon-6PM Quaker Steak & Lube is hosting a benefit for the victims of the WV Flood. All proceeds will go to The Brad Paisley Foundation – WV Flood Victims 2016. We will have more than 40 vendors/crafters set up for your shopping pleasure, a chinese auction along with some awesome Brad Paisley tickets to raffle off! Crazy Horse, Zane Run & Cross Creek band will be playing LIVE and great food from The Lube! This will be another great event hosted by The Lube! We want to make this a fun day of good food, live music and shopping! A family friendly event for a great cause!! 68th Annual Marshall County Fair Gates open at Noon on Sunday The 68th annual Marshall County Fair will be held from July 24-30, 2016 The event will take place on the fairgrounds located on Eastern Twelfth Street in Moundsville, WV. The fair features something for everyone—truck pulls, fair pageants, livestock shows, carnival rides, stage entertainment, and much more! Our one price admission allows for family entertainment at an affordable price. When you are planning your summer fun, remember you don’t have to go far from home for a good time—Join Us at the Marshall County Fair! General Admission Pricing Sunday admission $5–Gates open at noon. A $9.00 general admission price is in effect Monday through Saturday. General admission pricing entitles attendees to all events on the grounds for this one low price! This includes stage entertainment, grandstand events, carnival rides, horse and livestock shows. Please note: Carnival rides will begin on Tuesday. 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.