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This calendar covers Logan, Mingo, Boone and Lincoln counties. To submit an item for the calendar, send an email to acopley@HDMediaLLC.com.  

SEPT. 24 

Miss Kermit Fall Festival Pageant, 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, Old Kermit Gym. Register at 859-412-4120. 

SEPT. 25 

The Swivel Rockers with special guest Scott Holstein, 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, Water Ways, Julian.

Big Coal River Heritage Festival, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, John Slack Park, Racine. Crafts, music, food, face painting, children's corner. A Miniature Train display will be set up inside the Fire Department. Quilts, embroidery and crocheting will be on display in the community building. The one-room school house will be open for tours. Free. For more information, call Sherri Sharpes at 304-836-5348.

CANCELLED - City of Logan Shawnee Island Festival, 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, Shawnee Island, Logan. Guyandotte River Kayak Float, teacher appreciation cookout, campfire, s’mores, cornhole, movie by the river, live band, rock painting, chalk art, inflatables.

Annual Arts and Crafts Street Fair, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, at the Route 3 portion of Walnut Street (from Court Avenue to Lynn Avenue) and Lynn Avenue (as far as Main Street). The street will be closed for the event. Vendors are asked to pre-register online at the link on the Hometown Hamlin Facebook page. Free. 

American Legion Post 19's 95th Birthday, 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, Logan.

SEPT. 25-OCT. 24 

Guided Elk Viewing Tours, Saturdays-Sundays, Sept. 25-Oct. 24, Chief Logan State Park Lodge. Morning and evening tours available. Cost, $30 includes transportation, breakfast or snack, guide and support staff, interpretative presentation and a souvenir. For ages 12 and older. To register, visit https://wvstateparks.com/things-to-do/elk-management-tours/


SEPT. 30-OCT. 2 

Chapmanville Apple Butter Festival, 5-10 p.m. Thursday-Friday, Sept. 30-Oct. 1, and 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Tracy Vickers Community Center. For vendor information, call Sally Stollings at 304-688-3483.

OCT. 1

Justin Moore, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1, Appalachian Wireless Arena, Pikeville, Ky.

All Star Wrestling's Halloween Mayhem, 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1, Madison Civic Center.  

5th annual WV Fire & Ice Event, 7-10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1, Logan County Airport, 3247 Bandmill Hollow Road. Craft beer and wine tasting, chili cook off competition and food vendors. The Santa Cruz Band will perform from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Tickets, $30, at eventbrite.com

OCT. 2

Buried Alive Ghost Walk, 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, Paranormal Adventures Event Management, City of Pikeville East Ky. Expo.

OCT. 2-3 

Matewan Area Community Cleanup, 9 a.m. Saturday-Sunday, Oct. 2-3. Meet at Town Hall to get supplies.

OCT. 5 

Alice Cooper, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 5, Appalachian Wireless Arena, Pikeville, Ky.

OCT. 7-11

National Trailfest, Gilbert, West Virginia. Thursday-Monday, Oct. 7-11. Poker run, dice run, casino night, mud pit, drags, scavenger hunt, ATV parade through town, live concert, huge fireworks show, vendors and food vendors. Register online to enter all event activities or pay $10 nightly to enter event area on foot. Visit www.nationaltrailfest.com.

OCT. 7 

9th annual Mike McGraw Memorial Scholarship Golf Outing for Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College, 9 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 7, Clearfork Valley Golf Course, Oceana. Cost, $75 green fee and lunch. RSVP at rita.roberson@southernwv.edu.   

OCT. 8-9

Matewan Homecoming and Fall Festival, Friday-Saturday, Oct. 8-9. Friday features Elvis entertainer Lee Dean at 7:30 p.m., and Saturday offers a car show, parade and block party. 

Beauty, Birds and Bones 5, 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 8, and 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9, Hot Cup Coffee in downtown Logan. Natural history museum display combined with a sale of dark and quirky insect taxidermy, sculpture, paintings, photography and books created by local artists. 

OCT. 9 

66th annual Logan Kiwanis Pancake Day, 7 a.m.-noon Saturday, Oct. 9, Logan Middle School. Adults $8 and children 12 and under $5. 

Guided ATV Poker Run, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9, Matewan Depot Replica Museum and Welcome Center. Cost, $50 per hand. Hosted by the Matewan CVB. Call 304-426-5744.

OCT. 16 

"The Rocky Horror Picture Show," 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 16, The Appalachian Center for the Arts, Pikeville, Ky. 

2011 “America’s Got Talent” winner Landau Eugene Murphy Jr., 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 16, in the Savas Kostas Performing Arts Center on the Logan campus of the Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College.

UTV-ATV Fall Crawl, 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 16, Appalachian Outpost, Lyburn. Cost, $20 per rider. Proceeds benefit Logan Shrine Club. Call 304-784-3230 or 304-784-1796. 

OCT. 22-24

Arts & Crafts Bazaar, 5-9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 22, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 23, and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 24, Chief Logan State Park Lodge. For more information, call 304-855-6100. 

OCT. 23

Trunk or Treat, 5-7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 23, Mountain State Harley-Davidson, Delbarton. 

Halloween Party, 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 23, The Broken Axle, Lyburn. Adults only. 

OCT. 29

Step Into The Light Tour - Newsboys, Mandisa, We Are Messengers, Cade Thompson & Adam Agee, 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 29, Appalachian Wireless Arena, Pikeville, Ky.

OCT. 30

Williamson Spookfest, 5-10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 30, downtown Williamson. Vendors, Haunted Alley, trick-or-treating, costume contest and more. Call 304-601-0374 for more information. 

AMCO Oktoberfest, 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 30, Williamson Field House. Family games, pumpkin mazes and live country music with Davisson Brothers Band, Allie and Parmalee. 

NOV. 5 

Riley Green, 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 5, Appalachian Wireless Arena, Pikeville, Ky.

NOV. 6 

New Line Cagefighting 7, 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6, Harts Community Center. Featuring Jereme Browning vs. Steven Walden. Tickets, $25-$35. Visit www.newlinecagefighting.com

NOV. 11 

Rodney Carrington, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 11, Appalachian Wireless Arena, Pikeville, Ky.

NOV. 13 

WillCon Pop Culture Festival, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13, South Side Mall, South Williamson, Ky. 

NOV. 21

Uncaged: The Untold Stories from the Cast of Tiger King, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 21, Appalachian Wireless Arena, Pikeville, Ky.

NOV. 27 

The Great White Way Christmas Event & Parade, 3-8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 27, Williamson. Shop at local businesses and look at window displays. Participate in bake offs, scavenger and candy cane hunts, children’ s activities, lighting of the city’s Christmas tree, entertainment, hot cocoa, pictures with famous characters and more. End the day with a Christmas parade and visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus.

DEC. 12

Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, 8 pm. Sunday, Dec. 12, Appalachian Wireless Arena, Pikeville, Ky.

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