BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — The sixth Berkeley Springs Book Festival will be held Oct. 26 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Ice House, with 20 regional authors with more than 70 titles showcased at the free event.
ROMNEY, W.Va. — The Romney Project committee is working to create a haunted house and “terrifically terrifying” experience on four days during Halloween week.
CUMBERLAND — Andrea C. Moore is the featured artist at Cumberland Theatre’s Bev Walker Gallery during the production of “Dracula” through Oct. 27, her first solo exhibition.
CUMBERLAND — The fourth annual Fall for Downtown Cumberland Festival will be held Oct. 11 and 12, with free live music and numerous other weekend activities planned.
CUMBERLAND — Mountainside Baroque will launch its ninth season, a salute to dualities in music that is titled “Two by 2: Music in Contrast,” on Oct. 6 at 4 p.m. at the Shrine of SS. Peter and Paul, 125 Fayette St.
CUMBERLAND — For nearly 14 years, Allegany Magazine has annually asked its readers to submit “faces of summer” photographs. With the release of the October 2019 edition, for the first time, however, the monthly will highlight reader-submitted “faces of fall.”
CUMBERLAND — The Cumberland Theatre will continue its 31st season with the next main stage production, “Dracula,” based on the classic gothic novel by Bram Stoker.
KEYSER, W.Va. — Highland Arts Unlimited is sponsoring the Vienna Boys Choir’s stop in the region Oct. 29 at 7:30 p.m. in the Church-McKee Arts Center on the campus of West Virginia University Potomac State College.
KEYSER, W.Va. — West Virginia’s Shakespeare theater group, The Rustic Mechanicals of Clarksburg, will return to The Indie On Main in Keyser, 15 N. Main St., staging “Julius Caesar” Oct. 12 at 8 p.m.
CUMBERLAND — The C. William Gilchrist Museum of the Arts will host an opening reception for an exhibit by the Appalachian Pastel League Oct. 5 from 5 to 7 p.m.
FROSTBURG — World Artists Experiences and Frostburg State University’s Department of Art and Cultural Anthropology, in partnership with the Embassy of the Arab Republic of Egypt, will host a presentation about the discovery of a new dinosaur in Egypt by the man responsible for finding it.
HAU season continues
OAKLAND — The Civic Club of Oakland has added road show-type appraisals to its annual market and antique show held during the Autumn Glory Festival.
BEDFORD, Pa. — Tickets are now available for an interactive murder mystery fundraiser, “Politics can be Murder!”
JENNERSTOWN, Pa. — The musical “Million Dollar Quartet” will be staged at Mountain Playhouse Oct. 1-13.
CUMBERLAND — Allegany Allied Arts Inc. will hold its eighth annual Queen City Film Festival, the organization’s flagship event, Oct. 3-6 at The Venue at Mezzos, 114 S. Centre St.
This Week's Circulars
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- Two seriously injured after being struck by vehicle in LaVale
- Suspected cocaine dealer jailed
- School board member: Surprise superintendent vote 'a slap in the face of this community'
- Cumberland man charged in armed robbery
- Police identify pedestrians hit by vehicle in LaVale
- WCI officer arrested after drugs found in her vehicle
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