Beckley’s 2018 Christmas Parade & Downtown Window Decorating Awards
Beckley’s 2018 Christmas Parade trophy winners include: Best Overall Float: Jackie Withrow Hospital Religious: 1 st – New Life Baptist Church, 2 nd – Faith Community Church, rd – Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints Organization: 1 st – Raleigh County Historical Society, 2 nd – Beckley CERT Team, 3 rd – Cub Scout [...]
Beckley Police Announce Winners For No-Shave November Fundraiser
The Beckley Police Department gathered together on Thursday, December, 6th to announce the winners of their “No-Shave November” charity winners.
SHOP SMALL SATURDAY SCAVENGER HUNT / CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING & CAROLING EVENT DOWNTOWN BECKLEY, NOVEMBER 24TH
Support local and shop small in downtown Beckley on Saturday, Nov. 24 th ! Activities include a scavenger hunt, tree lighting ceremony, carolling, vendors, rock hunting, toy and coat drive, Santa and Mrs. Claus, store sales and giveaways, free shop small swag, and prizes! Scavenger hunt clues will be available at the following participating businesses [...]
Appalachian Coal Town Christmas
Nov. 23, 24 and Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 5:00 -9:00 pm Historic underground tours, marshmallow roast, horse-drawn carriage rides, caroling in the church, the Youth Museum’s exhibit “Framed : Step Into Art”, planetarium shows, ornament workshop, shopping in the two gift shops and with area vendors. ALSO our special guest Santa, he’ll be there [...]
Downtown Beckley Survey and Assessment Planned
The City of Beckley and the Downtown Beckley Business Association will be working with consultants to accomplish a Downtown Assessment over the next month. The Downtown Assessment and Strategies Team consists of Monica Miller of M. Miller Development Services and Aaron Arnett of Arnett Muldrow & Associates. The two have over 40 years of combined [...]
Help with Police Officer Memorial
IN VALOR THERE IS HOPE The City of Beckley and the Beckley Police Department has taken the initial step towards insuring that the service and sacrifice of all fallen Beckley Officers will be honored forever. The Police Department hopes to unveil the police officer memorial, which will be located outside of the new police headquarters [...]
Historic Black Knight Renaming Contest
Rules for Historic Black Knight renaming contest: Preferably Only Two (2) Words and do not use the word “Park” Respond by posting on City of Beckley Website, delivering to City Hall, Historic Black Knight Golf Pro Shop, or Youth Museum. Any type of paper accepted; official entry form not required. Include your name only if [...]
The 28 th Annual Chili Night to fill the streets of Beckley!
Planning is underway for Beckley’s 28 th annual Chili Night which will be held on Saturday, October 6 along the streets of uptown Beckley from 5:00 to 8:30 pm. The event will feature about 50 chili participants, along with 20 other booths, and a variety of entertainment. Participants in the chili competition include restaurants / [...]
September 11th Events
One moment in time.... Changed our lives forever ... We Will Never Forget You and your family are invited to join in Remembrance ceremonies on 9/11 to mark a moment in time our lives changed forever. All events are on Tuesday, September 11 Remembrance Ceremony 10am: Word Park, Neville Street, by the 9/11 steel memorial [...]
Food & Music to be featured at Taste of Beckley!
As one of several events planned for the Appalachian Festival, Taste of Beckley will be featured on Saturday, August 25 from 5:00 - 8:30 p.m. in uptown Beckley. The festive block party will offer a variety of food, entertainment & fun for all. Entertainment will feature the New River Jazz Band performing at 5:30 p.m. near the corner of Main and Heber Streets. Shane [...]
Fine Art Photography Competition presented by BAC Camera Club
Beckley Art Center
- 600 Johnstown Rd # 3, Beckley, WV 25801