Acoustic and soft rock band Bridges, featuring talented vocalists Kim Butler, Doug Pettit and Dave Pettit, take the Towngate stage at 8 p.m. Friday, May 24.
Together since 2005, this three-part harmony always draws a crowd and will provide an evening of memories with classic rock sounds from artists like the Eagles; the Beatles; Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young; Van Morrison, the Zac Brown Band and more.
Don’t miss this chance to unwind with an evening of great music in a great atmosphere. Tickets are $10 ($8.50 OI members) and can be purchased online, at the door, or by calling 304.242.7700.
Towngate is located in Wheeling’s Centre Market district at 2118 Market Street.
NEW EXHIBIT CHRONICLES WORK OF DIVERSELY TALENTED WHEELING ARTIST VIRGINIA BARGER EVANS
Oglebay Institute members are invited to free opening reception of the Mansion Museum’s new exhibit, Virginia Barger Evans – Wheeling’s All Around Artist, 5-7 p.m. Friday, May 31.
Consisting of nearly 50 works, this exhibit highlights the significance of gifted painter, sculptor, designer and teacher Virginia Barger Evans (b.1894 – d.1983). One of the foremost Wheeling artists of the twentieth century, Evans became widely know for her impressionist landscapes, still life, portraits and as a designer for the Ohio Valley glass industry in the mid 1900s.
The exhibit opens to the public Saturday, June 1 with a special presentation by guest curator John Cuthbert. For a complete schedule of programs, including guided gallery tours, visit our calendar of events.