August Events

events-august

MORGAN ARTS COUNCIL
30th annual Concerts in the Park series

August 6 • Crimmins & The Hookers
August 13 • Rick Whitehead/Chris Vadala Eastern Standard Time
August 20 •  Daryl Davis Band

Berkeley Springs State Park • 5:30pm • rain location: Ice House
major sponsors: Berkeley Springs Inn-Best Western • Star Theatre

Summer at the Springs Package

7 Days a Week
2 Night’s lodging, wine and cheese upon arrival & 2 gourmet breakfasts for two at Highlawn Inn.
$100 Spa Gift Certificate at Atasia Spa.
$100 Gift Certificate at Tari’s A Premier Cafe. (may be used for Lunch, Dinner or Alcohol)
Rates from $378.00 to $544.00 (double occupancy) depending upon room selection. Taxes and gratuities not included.
Please make all Package reservations through Highlawn Inn 304-258-5700 or 888-290-4163
Not valid with any other specials, packages, holidays or gift certificates.
Reservations subject to Highlawn Inn’s regular reservation policies.
Visit us at
www.highlawninn.com
www.atasiaspa.com
www.tariscafe.com

Farmers Market Every Sunday 10am-2pm Fairfax Green.

August 5 4-6pm  Uke Workshop. All welcome. BlackCat Music Shop. 304-258-4440

August 5 6:30-10pm  Open Mic. All welcome. BlackCat Music Shop. 304-258-4440

August 6 • 10am • Benefit Auction–To benefit Morgan County Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund.  Lunch also available.  American Legion. For details call 304-258-2705.

August 6 3-5:30pm Corks & Creations • History & Hands–Introduction to Calligraphy with Abby Chapple at the Ice House. Start an adventure in penmanship in this introduction to calligraphy and learn some history along with hands-on practice. Register: 304-258-2300. $40 fee includes materials. No experience required.

August 6 • Blair Crimmins & The Hookers
A seven-piece, Atlanta-based touring band produces original swinging Southern sound with rock star, hair-tossing electricity with echoes of the jazz, blues and ragtime of the ‘20s using horns, keyboard, guitar, banjo, drums and ripping vocals.

August 6 8:30-11:30pm Live Music The Flashbacks performs in the outdoor Garden. The Country Inn. 304-258-1200.

August 13 • Rick Whitehead/Chris Vadala Eastern Standard Time
Performing a creative mix of ballads, blues, bop, Latin and high-energy fusion, the longtime group is led by master jazz guitarist, Rick Whitehead and includes Chris Vadala, one of the country’s foremost woodwind artists.

August 13 8-11pm Live Music Matt Otis & The Sound performs in the outdoor Garden. The Country Inn. 304-258-1200.

August 14 2pm Live Classical Music Rachel Blaustein, soprano, with Zoe Band. mezzo soprano.  Superb musical artistry at this Morgan Arts Council benefit concert at the Ice House. $20 adults; $15 students. 304-258-2300.

August 19  7pm Live Music Roebuck performs in the outdoor Garden. This roots duo from Norfolk, VA share their swamp & jump blues, hollers & stomps, shanties, ballads & breakdowns, and of course tearjerkers.The Country Inn. 304-258-1200. No cover charge.

August 20 3-5:30pm Corks & Creations • Fun with Watercolors with Lynn Ferris at the Ice House. Learn basic techniques of watercolor painting and take home your original artwork. Register: 304-258-2300. $40 fee includes materials. No experience required.

August 20 • Daryl Davis Band
A smokin’ hot boogie woogie keyboard player as well as a vocalist, guitarist and composer. An international recording artist, published author, actor and band leader, he showcases impressive keyboard work as well as strong vocals in his four-person band. Davis has played with everyone from Chuck Berry to Jerry Lee Lewis.

August 20 6:30pm  Live Music. Engine No. 9. BlackCat Music Shop. 304-258-4440

August 20  7:30pm Live Music Roebuck performs in the outdoor Garden. This roots duo from Norfolk, VA share their swamp & jump blues, hollers & stomps, shanties, ballads & breakdowns, and of course tearjerkers.The Country Inn. 304-258-1200. No cover charge.

August 21  1pm Live Music Roebuck performs in the outdoor Garden. This roots duo from Norfolk, VA share their swamp & jump blues, hollers & stomps, shanties, ballads & breakdowns, and of course tearjerkers.The Country Inn. 304-258-1200. No cover charge.

August 21 6:30pm  Live Music. Magpie and the Tristate Ukeclectic Orchestra to benefit Big Cove Creek.  Hancock Town Hall for information.  BlackCat Music Shop. 304-258-4440

August 29 7pm 3rd Annual Historical Gala to Benefit the Museum of the Berkeley Springs. Call for tickets.
Berkeley Springs Chamber of Commerce.  304-258-3738.