Holiday Events & Shopping Guide!
November 4- Ladies Night on Jefferson Avenue
November 9- Marshall County Chamber of Commerce Tree Gala Community Night at the Moundsville Center
November 11- Marshall County Chamber of Commerce Tree Gala Auction at the Moundsville Center
November 19 & 20- Elizabethtown Festival at the West Virginia Penitentiary
November 20- Marshall County Chamber of Commerce Christmas Parade
November 25- 13th Annual Turkey Trot Thanksgiving Day Race at Grand Vue Park
November 27- Small Business Saturday on Jefferson Avenue with UMAC & the Marshall County Chamber of Commerce
December 10- Christmas with the Cockaynes at the Cockayne Farmstead
December 11- Nutcracker Ballet at the Strand Theatre
December 17- Christmas Cabaret at the Strand Theatre
December 18- Christmas Movie at the Strand Theatre
December 18- Christmas on the Avenue hosted by the City of Moundsville Arts & Culture Committee.
December 19- Christmas Concert at the Cockayne Farmstead
Shop Small, Shop Local!
Make a New Family Tradition
E. Black & Son’s Nursery – 3988 Fairmont Pike, Wheeling, WV 26003
A new family tradition awaits you this holiday season at E. Black & Son’s Nursery. This family owned business has been serving Marshall County families for their holiday needs for generations. They have a variety of live trees available for purchase to get the whole family in the holiday spirit. Open November 27-Christmas Eve. Follow them on Facebook for updates!
Elizabethtown Festival & Live Tree Sale at the WV Penitentiary – 818 Jefferson Avenue Moundsville, WV 26041
November 19 & 20: The annual Elizabethtown Festival is a celebration of Moundsville’s history. Bringing together traditional crafts, vendors, food & more to make a beautiful two day festival. Along with the festival, live trees will also be sold at the West Virginia Penitentiary on weekends leading up to Christmas. Start a new family tradition and go pick up your tree from this historic site in Moundsville.
SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY – Saturday November 27
After the struggles of the past two years, please shop local and support small businesses this holiday season! Check out these local businesses for your holiday shopping needs.
Country Lane Crafts – 318 Jefferson Ave, Moundsville, WV 26041
This unique store features antiques made new! Country Lane Crafts features seasonal unique items, with a twist. Most items are recycled antiques like buckets, shovels, oil cans, barn wood, mason jars, and so much more that have been hand cut or decorated with fun seasonal designs. This store has limited hours, open the second Friday & Saturday of each month, but as the holidays get closer they frequently have bonus weekend openings as well. Or view their inventory on their Facebook page to call and pick up as well!
Frame & Fortunes – 239 Jefferson Avenue, Moundsville, WV 26041
Handcrafted pens, paintings, jewelry and more make Frame & Fortunes a unique place to shop this holiday season. Follow them on Facebook to see new arrivals!
Heller’s Flowers & Gift Shop – 259 Jefferson Avenue, Moundsville, WV 26041
A floral shop & gift shop filled with a great variety of gifts and arrangements for all holidays and occasions. Follow them on Facebook for updates on specialty wines, treats, and décor to make the holiday season bright.
Home Town Floral & Gift Shop – 318 Jefferson Avenue, Moundsville, WV 26041
The perfect floral arrangements, crafts, and gifts for all your holiday occasions. Follow on Facebook for updates about sales and specials happening through the holiday season!
Wood Scraps & Other Cute Things – 320 Jefferson Ave, Moundsville, WV 26041
A shop filled with local vendors crafts & artwork! Tons of West Virginia made products & fun holiday decorations at this cute little shop on Jefferson Avenue. Wood Scraps is open from 10am-4pm on Tuesday-Friday & 10am-3pm on Saturday. Check them out on Facebook for a sneak-peak of their inventory.
Gift Cards & More!
For the Foodies
Almost every local restaurant has struggled in one way or another this past year, but you can help support them this holiday season. Grab a gift card from any of our local eateries to support these small businesses into the new year!
Check out these delicious meals from some of our favorite spots.
Cockayne Farmstead Gift Shop offers a selection of locally made goods like homemade holiday cards, tea, wooden cooking utensils, candles, and more! Stop in Monday-Friday 10am-4pm to grab some homemade gifts.
Grand Vue Park Gift Cards make the perfect holiday gift! Buy those adventure lovers a day at Grand Vue Adventures aerial park & ziplines. Or give the gift of relaxation with a stay in one of the luxurious Treetop Villas! Gift cards available for purchase at the Main Office, for more information please call 304-845-9810 or visit https://grandvuepark.com
Grave Creek Mound Archaeological Complex Gift Shop has a huge variety of West Virginia made products like jam, honey, candles, and glass art as well as one of the largest selections of stone and crystals in the Ohio Valley! Admission to the museum is also FREE. Open Tuesday-Saturday 9am-5pm.
The Strand Theatre is selling the annual ‘Enjoy Books’! Filled with hundreds of dollars worth of deals for local restaurants and businesses, these make the perfect gift for the shopaholic or foodie in your life. Grab on as a gift or for yourself at Frame & Fortunes or the Moundsville Pharmacy. Profits benefit the Strand Theatre Preservation Society.