Things to do Saturday, May 3, 2014


CASTING CROWNS: 7 p.m. Tickets $26 to $85. Charleston Civic Center. Call 800-745-3000 or

THE YEW PINEY TRIO: 7 p.m. Free. Mountain Music. Bluegrass Kitchen, 1600 Washington St. E. Call 304-346-2871.

BLACK MOUNTAIN REVIVAL: 9:30 p.m. Cover $3. Folk grass. Creekside Cafe, 3380 Teays Valley Road, Hurricane. Call 304-562-2494.

LILLY MOUNTAINEERS: 7 p.m. Adults $5, children $3. Bluegrass. Jerry Run Summer Theater, 824 Cleveland Road, Cleveland, Webster County. Call 304-493-6574.

SOUTHERN DRAW: 7 to 10 p.m. Admission $8. Country. Marmet Recreation Center, 8500 MacCorkle Ave., Marmet. Call 304-949-9692.

DOVE BROTHERS: 7 p.m. Advance tickets $15, at the door $20. Gospel. Milton Performing Arts Center, 1 Pumpkin Way, Milton. Call 304-654-1339.

OPEN RAIL: 7:30 p.m. Adults $15, seniors $12, children $5. Bluegrass. Mountaineer Opry House, Milton. Call 304-743-5749 or visit

RITCH COLLINS THREE-O: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Free. Taylor Books, 226 Capitol St. Call 304-342-1461 or visit

WEST VIRGINIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA: 8 p.m. Tickets $27.50, $40.50, $56.50 and $68.50. “Carmina Burana.” Show also features West Virginia premiere of local composer Matthew Jackfert’s “On the Shores of Qingdao.” Clay Center. Call 304-561-3570 or visit


“9 TO 5”: 7:30 p.m. Tickets $20. Musical based on the film and song by Dolly Parton. Presented by the Charleston Light Opera Guild. Charleston Civic Center Little Theater. Call 304-343-2287.

“ANTIGONE”: 8 p.m. Adults $15, seniors and students $10. Greek tragedy by Sophocles concerning the quest of Princess Antigone to give her brother a proper burial. Alban Arts and Conference Center, 65 Olde Main St. Call 304-721-8896.

“GREASE”: 2 p.m. Adults $10, students and seniors $8. 1950s-themed musical comedy. Presented by Capital High School Performing Arts Department. Capital High School, 1500 Greenbrier St. Call 304-348-6500.

“THE THREE MUSKETEERS”: 7 p.m. Adults $15, children 12 and younger $11. Adaptation of classic action/adventure story. Presented by Limelight Theatre Company. Strong action themes may be frightening to young children. Capitol Theater, 123 Summers St. Call 304-342-6522.

MURDER MYSTERY: 6 p.m. Admission $40 (includes dinner). “Post Time for Murder: A Horse Racing Murder Mystery.” The Comedy Zone, Holiday Inn, 400 Second Ave., South Charleston. Call 304-414-2386 or visit

Open mic

OPEN MIC: 9 p.m. Free. Hosted by Jarod Mallory and The Cross County Pickers. Crumbpecker’s Bar, 107 W. Main St., St. Albans. Call 304-727-7200.

OPEN MIC: 6:30 p.m. Free. All ages. Hosted by Jim Snyder and Gary Reynolds. Hawks Nest State Park Restaurant, 49 Hawks Nest Park Road, Anstead. Call 304-658-5212.


ROBIN KESSINGER FESTIVAL: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tickets $15 per day, weekend pass $25. Music workshops and evening concert. Coonskin Park Amphitheater, 2000 Coonskin Drive. Call 304-593-5650.

SPENCER HERITAGE DAYS: Heritage Park, Spencer. Quilt show from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; one-room schoolhouse tours from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; train depot museum tours from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; farmers market open; bounce house and obstacle course; Mark 4 Band performs from noon to 2 p.m. and Stonestreet from 2 to 4 p.m. Food and concessions available. Call 304-927-1640.


SUSAN G. KOMEN RACE FOR THE CURE: State Capitol. Activities start at 7 a.m., race kicks off at 9 a.m. Fees: timed runner $30; untimed walker/runner $20; students (18 and younger) $15; and “sleep in” (virtual participant) $25. For information, visit

EAST END BAZAAR: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free. Music, crafts, vendors. 1428 Washington St. E. Call 304-767-9800.

PAC-MAN JONES AUTOGRAPH SIGNING: 2 to 4 p.m. Autographs $25 each; items available for purchase or bring your own. Collectibles Etc., 900 Nitro Market Place, Cross Lanes. Call 304-776-0020 or visit

KANAWHA TRAILS CLUB HIKE: 10 a.m. Mary Ingles Trails. Meet at the swimming pool. Hike Davis Creek/Nature/Polly Hollow trails, 3.0 miles.

FREE COMIC BOOK DAY: At several participating stores, including all Lost Legion Games and Comics locations — The Rifleman, South Charleston (304-205-7919); and The Castle, Beckley (304-253-1974). Fairmont. For a store locator and complete list of titles, visit

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