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Friday, October 20, 2017

Arts

Welcome to the Arts news directory at West Virginia Explorer. Be sure to visit our Attractions guide for more information about arts attractions in West Virginia.

Saddle in New Creek Mountain, Mineral County, Potomac Branches Region

Tale of Devil’s Saddle ideal for autumn night’s recitation

This tale of a young girl's encounter with a supposed witch in the Potomac River highlands has inspired readers since it was penned by...

Hidden History photo exhibit moving across southern W.Va.

Southern West Virginia's rich history is celebrated annually through winning photographs featured in the 2017 Hidden History photo exhibit now on display in Logan. According...

Alliance seeks funds to support three W.Va. preservation organizations

The Preservation Alliance of West Virginia is seeking contributions to help support three state historical-development organizations for which funding has been cut or is...
Five Springs Farmstead

Landscape architect opens farm retreat near New River Gorge

A botanist and landscape architect has invested her knowledge in a farmhouse retreat near the New River Gorge in southern West Virginia, an ecosystem...
Bassist Rufus Reid

Park Service to honor Reid, Harris at Harper’s Ferry induction

Harpers Ferry National Historical Park on June 24 will honor pianist Barry Harris and bassist Rufus Reid during the sixteenth annual Don Redman Jazz...
Vandalia Gathering 2017

More than 25,000 expected to attend Vandalia 2017

An estimated 25,000 are expected to turn out this weekend to celebrate regional culture at the West Virginia capitol during the 41st annual Vandalia...