SATURDAY MAY 24th

 

County Wide

 

Culinary Taste of Tucker

12-4pm I Thomas, Davis, Canaan Valley I $10 per ticket

Savor sumptuous surprises of the culinary arts from our local restaurants, cafes, and specialty shops. Over 16 participants. 

 

Street Music

12am-5pm I Thomas, Davis, Canaan Valley

16 Different musical groups perform throughout the day with sounds and styles that vary. 


Thomas

 

Fine Art Market

11am-5pm I Mansions flats

Featuring displays of 20 fine artists from near and far. 

 

ArtSpring Silent Auction of Art & More

11am-5pm I Peacock Storefront

Continuous Bidding.

 

Artists Demonstrations

10am-5pm I Buxton & Landstreet

portrait artist Sandra Wright will be demonstrating acrylic and pastels 11am-5pm; Glass artist Chad Pitts  will be demonstrating glass bead blowing 10am-5pm.

 

Outdoor Painting for Kids

12pm-5pm l Front Street

 

Voices From The Earth Community Theater presents

"From the files of Sheriff McClane; Crazy Day in the Sheriff’s Office"

12, 3, 5pm I Purple Fiddle

an original version of a 1929 comedy radio broadcast, complete with live sound effects. Come enjoy food, drink and a visit to the "golden age" of radio.

 

Paint a Posey

12-3pm I Mountain Mist Florist

Paints provided for window painting. Color in a flower or design your own to help the garden bloom.

 

Tours of the Opera House

1, 2, 3, 4pm I Cottrill’s Opera House

Tour Thomas’ Historic Opera House with Board Members of Alpine Heritage Preservation who are working to restore this cultural icon.

 

Free Cupcake Decorating

1:30-3:30 I Diamondback Station

 

Spherical film screenings by Verglas Media

5:30, 6, 6:30pm I Cottrill’s Opera House

A unique opportunity to experience locally produced films projected onto the surface of a sphere. Our region’s striking landscape plays a starring role alongside NASA imagery in the historic Cottrill’s Opera House second floor theater space.

 

Sketches of Spain Wine Tasting

5-7pm I TipTop

An evening of Spanish wines and Miles Davis.

 

Lamplight Gallery & Studio Grand Opening festivities

7pm I Lamplight Gallery & Studio

Welcome the newest addition to our arts community!

 

Annual Memorial Day Celebration and Opening of "Melt Your Crayons"

6:30-9pm I White Room Art Gallery

A solo exhibition by Seth. Absurdly fancy dressed permitted.

 

Live music at the Purple Fiddle

7:30/10pm I $12 each/$20 both

Crystal Bright & the Silver Hands!

 

Live music at Mountain State Brewing Company

9pm I $10 Cover

Young Funk Sung!

 

Davis

 

Farmers & Artisans Market

10am-2pm I Across from the Davis fire hall 

Join us at the first market of the season. Produce, vegetable and flower transplants, baked goods, handcrafted arts, live music and more.

 

Photo Exhibition

10am-4pm I Friends of Blackwater (next to boomtown Java)

Come by and view the stunning photo winners of the Blackwater River Watershed Photo Contest.

 

Artist Demonstrations

11am-3pm I WVHighlands Artisans Gallery

Betsy Viola will demonstrate spinning, and Donell McCoy will demonstrate watercolor painting.

 

Mosser Family Art Show

11am-5pm I Davis Fire Hall

An art exhibition by members of the local Mosser family, featuring paintings by Glendie Mosser.

 

Caricature Portraits

11am-2pm I Studio Gallery I $5

Award winning artist Michelle Golias will be available to draw your keepsake "Quick Sketch Caricature Portrait”.

 

Kids Craft Projects

1-7pm I Wild Ginger & Spice

"Love Tokens" 1-3pm; Tie-dying 3-5pm

$5- per item dyed -bring your own item or purchase one from us; Knit Group 5-7pm. Henna tatoos available.

 

Annual Champagne Party

2-5pm I WVHighlands Artisans Gallery

WVHighlands will host their annual ArtSpring champagne party.


Canaan Valley

 

Craft Vendors & Kids Crafts

10am-4pm I Canaan Valley State Park

Collect your own leaves to assemble and create your own working lantern.

 

Craft Demos

10am-5pm I Ben’s Old Loom Barn

Weaving, spinning, knitting, basket-making and needle felting.

 

Printmaking art of gyotaku

1-3pm I Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge

Drop by to learn the printmaking art of gyotaku - that’s Japanese for “fish print”. Materials and tee shirts provided.


Parsons

 

“Woven into me” exhibit

11am-5pm I Heritage House

Heather Togbetse uses mixed media, graphite and fabrics to retell stories of her grandmother's life in the mountains of Parsons, WV.

Woodturning Demonstrations

11am-5pm I Heritage House

Regional woodworkers will demonstrate the art of woodturning and sell their wares throughout the day.