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

NOV. 29-DEC. 10 

Story Walk: Olaf's Night Before Christmas, Nov. 29-Dec. 10. Participants will read a children’s book in stages while walking along a mapped route. Pick up a copy of the StoryWalk map along with a goody bag at the Logan Area Public Library. 

DEC. 2 

Chapmanville Christmas Parade, 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 2. Line up at 6 p.m. To participate, call Stacy Bell at 304-784-1683.  

DEC. 3

City of Logan Christmas Parade, 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 3.

Christmas in the Park, Kermit. Santa parade at 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 3, Caroling by the A.B.L.E. Families Afterschool All Star kids at 6:30 p.m. and tree lighting at 6:45 p.m. To participate in the parade, call 304-504-6089. Free hot chocolate and cookies. 

Pictures with Santa and Friends, 3-6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 3, Mountain State Harley-Davidson, Delbarton. 

DEC. 3-4 

Great White Way 2021, 5-8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 3, and 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4, Delbarton. Parade at 5 p.m. Dec. 4. Featuring contests for baking, ATVs, parade floats, train displays, dolls and quilts. Visit Great White Way on Facebook or call Jada Hunter at 304-235-0909.  

DEC. 4 

Christmas Community Bazaar, 10 a.m-5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4, South Side Mall, South Williamson, Ky. Bring your homemade, handcrafted items or set up your business booth to sell for the day. The cost is $25 per booth and an additional $5 if you need a table. (Tables are limited.)

Gilbert Christmas Parade, 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4. To register, call Pam Surber at 304-664-8485. Santa will be at the Larry Joe Harless Community Center after the parade to have cookies and milk with the kids.

Freezin' for a Reason, 9 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 4, Logan High School Football Field. The cost to participate is $5 per person or five nonperishable food items or personal hygiene items. The walk begins at 10 a.m. Walk at your own pace for as many laps you wish. Cookies and cocoa will be served at the Logan Area Public Library after the walk.  

Monster Truck Nitro Tour, 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4, Appalachian Wireless Arena, Pikeville, Ky. Tickets, $3-$40. 

DEC. 6 

Winter Cooking Club, 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 6, Matewan Town Hall. Hosted by Williamson Farmers Market. Learn to make a falafel spiced turkey burger and sweet potato wedges.

DEC. 7

Painting Class, 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 7, Logan Area Public Library. Debra E. Spradling is the instructor. Cost, $25. First-timer's cost is $35, which includes a set of paint and brushes to take home with you. Register at 304-752-6652.

DEC. 8 

Southern West Virginia Job Fair, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 8, the Armory on the Williamson campus of Southern WV Community & Technical College. To set up a table, contact David Lemmon at 304-896-7404 or

DEC. 10-12

Live Nativity, 6-8 p.m. Friday-Sunday, Dec. 10-12, across from Matewan Town Hall. Presented by East Point Fellowship Church. 

DEC. 10-19 

"A Christmas Story," 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Dec. 10-11 and Dec. 17-18, 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 12 and Dec. 19, Appalachian Center for the Arts, Pikeville, Ky. Tickets, $20 at

DEC. 11

5th annual Community Christmas Dinner, noon-3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 11, Larry Joe Harless Community Center, Gilbert. Gospel singing, food and more.

Christmas Bazaar, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 11, Larry Joe Harless Community Center, Gilbert. Vendor space, $25. 

Emergency Services Basketball Battle, 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 11, Williamson Field House. Police vs. Fire. Proceeds help fund Shop with a Cop. 

Matewan Christmas Parade, 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 11. Lineup begins at 5:30 p.m. at the Pre-K-8.

Breakfast with Santa, 8-10 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 11, Park Avenue Restaurant, 278 Park Ave., Danville. Tickets, $10 in advance or $15 at the door. 

DEC. 12

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

Sally Stollings Dart Tournament, 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 12, American Legion Post 19, Logan. Entry fee, $20. 

DEC. 14 

White Daisy Boutique Pop Up fundraiser event, noon-5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 14, Coal House, Williamson. Part of the proceeds from sales will benefit the Tug Valley Chamber of Commerce. 

DEC. 18 

A Winter's Fairy Tale dance recital, 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 18, Belfry High School Auditorium. Presented by Debbie's Dance Studio. 


Pictures with Santa, through Friday, Dec. 24, South Side Mall, South Williamson, Kentucky. Visit for the schedule. 


Christmas in the Park, nightly from Nov. 25-Dec. 31, Chief Logan State Park. Use the park entrance on W.Va. 10 in Justice Addition. The light show is free, but donations are welcomed to help pay for electricity and maintenance. Chief Logan’s gift shop is open from noon to 8 p.m. Monday-Saturday during Christmas in the Park. Truck-drawn hay rides are offered from 6-8 p.m. every Monday and Wednesday from Nov. 29-Dec. 22. The cost is $5 per person, and younger than 4 years old rides free. The pickup area will be behind the museum up the right fork of the park.  

DEC. 31 

New Year's Eve Celebration, 10 p.m. Friday, Dec. 31, Downtown Williamson. Music, activities, vendors, fireworks by the Williamson Fire Department and the lighting of the 2022 sign atop the Coal House. 

New Year's Eve Fireworks, 9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 31, Downtown Logan. 

JAN. 28 

Buckcherry & The Lacs, 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 28, Appalachian Wireless Arena, Pikeville, Ky. Tickets, $25-$35. 

JAN. 29 

Cody Johnson, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 29, Appalachian Wireless Arena, Pikeville, Ky. Tickets, $40-$50. 

FEB. 19 

REO Speedwagon, 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 19, Appalachian Wireless Arena, Pikeville, Ky. Tickets, $36-$96. 


Whiskey Myers, 7 p.m. Friday, April 8, Appalachian Wireless Arena, Pikeville, Ky.

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