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|West Virginia: Potomac Highlands: Arts and Culture|
The Art Company
This cooperative of local artists and craftspeople sponsors special events, shows and workshops.
Artists at Work
A cooperative of area artists that makes for a wonderful shopping experience. Classes available.
Augusta Heritage Arts Workshops
Mountain arts and skills are taught by master musicians and craftspeople in more than 90 workshops at Davis & Elkins College. Classes include Appalachian music, quilting, pottery, basketry, weaving and traditional dance. Evening entertainment includes concerts and dances.
Buffalo Gap Camp for the Cultural Arts
Capon Bridge, (304)856-3309
A 200-acre retreat in a quiet valley is the setting for a variety of workshops, seminars, reunions and celebrations.
Country Store Opry
This showcase for country music is touted as the "Country Music Capital of the Potomac Highlands." Shows are held every first, third and fifth Saturday nights, April-December at 7 p.m.
Heritage House Fine Arts and Crafts
Parsons, (304)478-2402, (304)478-2107
Specializing in handmade furniture, this local co-op of regional artisans offers fine arts and crafts for sale, and sponsors craft and old time dance classes, demonstrations and history telling.
Lost River General Store
Lost River, (304)897-6169
Arts and crafts co-op featuring quality regional crafts, handmade furniture and multi-media art. Hosts art shows, special events and seminars. May-December.
Live performances fall and winter seasons.
Apple Valley Players present this outdoor drama based area on Civil War history.