Country singer Kip Moore headlines the Point Pleasant Sternwheel Regatta with an 8 p.m. concert on Thursday.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- The Point Pleasant Sternwheel Regatta brings a host of free activities to the city's streets and waterfront Thursday through Saturday.Thursday's highlight is an 8 p.m. concert by Kip Moore
, whose hit song "Somethin' 'Bout a Truck"
has been riding high on the Billboard Country Charts. Striking Matches
opens the show at 7 p.m.On Friday, The Devonshires
conjure the music of the '60s and '70s in a show starting at 8:30 p.m., with The Wooly Bushmen
opening at 7 p.m.Starting at 6 p.m. Saturday, the Texaco Country Showdown contest comes to the main stage. Closing out the event is Point Pleasant native Chase Likens
, an "American Idol" Top 24 contestant this season, who takes the main stage 8:30 p.m.
Other events include an 11 a.m. Saturday parade, followed by a car show and fireworks following the Likens show. For a full schedule, visit www.pointpleasantregatta.org