FestivALL Schedule of Events: June 18, 2017

All-day: East End Garden Showcase, Charleston East End, from Leon Sullivan Way to Greenbrier Street. Tour brochures are available at area businesses or along the way in “info tubes.”

All-day: Driven By Design. Keep an eye or for the FestivALL art cab among the C&H Taxi fleet. For rides, call C&H at 304-344-4902.

All-day: FestivALL Street Performers and Artists and Public Art. FestivALL Princess (Jude Binder), magician Dewayne Hill, O’Ryan the O’mazing, visual artists, public art projects including the FestivALL Catfish, community flash mobs, JADCO’s random acts of dance and more.

8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (approximately): Festival of Soccer Tournament, Trace Fork Soccer Complex, 20 RHL Blvd. and Schoenbaum Soccer Complex at Coonskin Park. For tournament and registration, call Quantum Sports Center at 304-562-1020.

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.: 3rd Annual Kanawha Valley PDGA Regional. Courses at Redeemer, St. Albans Park and Wine Cellar Park. Visit discgolfsportscenter.com for more information.

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Recovered Exhibit. Elk City Records, 311 Washington St. W. Ian Bode, Brian Pickens and friends team up with Elk City Records to present each artist’s visual style incorporated into classic and obscure album cover art.

11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.: Art-for-ALL Juried Student Art Exhibition. Free, Ticketing Lobby, Clay Center, 1 Clay Square.

Noon to 5 p.m.: Woofstock & Wieners. Magic Island, 101 Kanawha Blvd. W. Charleston’s famous Wiener Dog Races, competitions, costume contests. Food truck Roundup. Registration begins at noon. Tickets are $5 donation to benefit the Kanawha-Charleston Humane Association. Children 5 and under are admitted free.

12:30 to 6 p.m.: Charleston Town Center’s Teen and College Student Art Search: FestivALL’s Quest for Emerging Artists. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Center Court, Charleston Town Center.

1 to 4 p.m.: Sunrise Carriage Trail Walk with Music, Art & Dance. Sunrise Carriage Trail. Visit website at festivallcharleston.com for parking suggestions. Enjoy music, dance and art. Musical easels at 2:15 p.m.

2 p.m.: Charleston Chamber Music Society presents “Ensemble Radieuse.” Christ Church United Methodist, 1221 Quarrier St. Features flute, oboe and piano trio featuring local concert pianist Melanie Foster Taylor. Season ticket holders or $20 at the door. Children are admitted free with paying adult. Call 304-344-5389 or visit CharlestonChamberMusic.org.

2 p.m.: Contemporary Youth Arts Company presents “American Nero.” WVSU Capitol Center Theater, 123 Summers Street. Tickets, $15 for adults, $8 for students/seniors. Available at WVSU Box office, call 304-342-6522.

2:45 p.m.: Yoga in the Park. Haddad Riverfront Park. Join Traci Levine, Folded Leaf massage therapist and yoga instructor for 60 minutes of basic yoga flow. Mats and props provided if you don’t have your own. No experience necessary. Call 304-344-9642.

3 to 5 p.m.: West Virginia Authors Roundtable. Taylor Books Annex, 226 Capitol St. West Virginia Poet Laureate Marc Harshman hosts this reading and discussion, featuring non-fiction authors: Katie Fallon, Carter Taylor-Seaton and Eric Waggoner. Reception will follow.

3 p.m.: Charleston Light Opera Guild’s production of “The Bridges of Madison County.” Charleston Light Opera Guild Theater, 411 Tennessee Ave. Tickets are $20 available at charlestonlightoperaguild.org or call 304-342-9312.

4 to 5:30 p.m.: “Memories of the Valley” presentation by Eric Douglas. Underground Cinema, Taylor Books, 226 Capitol St. Presentation of Eric Douglas’ ongoing audio documentary, “Memories in the Valley” created using excerpts of oral history interviews collected during FestivALL 2015, 2016 and FestivALL Fall 2016. Free.

4:30 to 6 p.m.: Community Drum Circle. Schoenbaum Stage, Haddad Riverfront Park. All ages. No experience necessary. Free. Bring a chair if you wish.

5:30 to 9 p.m.: West Virginia Jewish Film Festival “Jewish Shorts & Hummus.” Caperton Planetarium and Theater, Clay Center, 1 Clay Square. Short features related to Jewish culture and history and Israel. Film begins at 7 p.m. with hummus tasting and competition beginning in the lobby at 6 p.m. Films include “Life and Hummus” (USA and Israel, 40 min.); “Chika, The Dog in the Ghetto” (German, 17 minutes); “The Chop” (British, 16 min.), “Arrival” (Hebrew, 10 min.), and “Joe’s Violin” (24 min.). Free. Film descriptions at festivallcharleston.com.

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