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Putnam County, WV – Completely Unexpected

in the heart of West Virginia’s Metro Valley, Putnam County blends small-town charm with a warm welcome.

A relaxing getaway with small-town charm, smack in the middle of West Virginia’s metro valley, Putnam County offers family-friendly attractions, a burgeoning local food scene, and plenty of safe ways to enjoy outdoor recreation. Just minutes from downtown Huntington and Charleston, Putnam County’s convenient location is the perfect place for a quiet getaway with access to West Virginia’s largest cities.

Did you get out to enjoy the first snowfall of the season? Plenty of walking trails in #PutnanWV to enjoy the snowy scenery! Head to our site for a full listing under attractions: VisitPutnamWV.com

Did you get out to enjoy the first snowfall of the season? Plenty of walking trails in #PutnanWV to enjoy the snowy scenery! Head to our site for a full listing under attractions: VisitPutnamWV.com ...

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HELLO DECEMBER!🌲🎁

Order your #PutnamWV Holiday Gift Box now! Where to order and what's inside? Head to our website: https://bit.ly/2JhcmUA

#PutnamWV #ShopPutnam #PositivePutnam

HELLO DECEMBER!🌲🎁

Order your #PutnamWV Holiday Gift Box now! Where to order and what's inside? Head to our website: https://bit.ly/2JhcmUA

#PutnamWV #ShopPutnam #PositivePutnam
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SHOP PUTNAM HOLIDAY BOXES ARE HERE! 🤩

The 2020 #ShopPutnamWV Holiday Gift box is available for purchase and can be delivered just in time for the holidays! We know this year was different – and if you didn’t make it to beautiful Putnam County, we’re making it easy to receive some of our favorite items with some redeemable experiences you can hang onto for your next trip! Perfect for locals, family members, those with Putnam County roots and, of course, those ready to travel to #PutnamWV in 2021! $39 + free shipping 🎉 Orders start today through Monday 12/14 only! 

Items included: Teays Valley Biscuit Mix from Tasty Blend Foods, Inc., Simple Soap from Good Horse Scents, Custom Putnam County Wooden Magnet from Bear Wood Company, West Virginia Lapel Pin from JP Owens Art, Jam Sampler from Farmers Meats & Deli, Custom Cookie from Sweet Mama’s, (1) General Admission Pass for Waves of Fun, and (1) General Admission Pass for Gritt's Farm Fall Fun Farm 2021! 

Purchase on our website: https://bit.ly/2JhcmUA

SHOP PUTNAM HOLIDAY BOXES ARE HERE! 🤩

The 2020 #ShopPutnamWV Holiday Gift box is available for purchase and can be delivered just in time for the holidays! We know this year was different – and if you didn’t make it to beautiful Putnam County, we’re making it easy to receive some of our favorite items with some redeemable experiences you can hang onto for your next trip! Perfect for locals, family members, those with Putnam County roots and, of course, those ready to travel to #PutnamWV in 2021! $39 + free shipping 🎉 Orders start today through Monday 12/14 only!

Items included: Teays Valley Biscuit Mix from Tasty Blend Foods, Inc., Simple Soap from Good Horse Scents, Custom Putnam County Wooden Magnet from Bear Wood Company, West Virginia Lapel Pin from JP Owens Art, Jam Sampler from Farmers Meats & Deli, Custom Cookie from Sweet Mama’s, (1) General Admission Pass for Waves of Fun, and (1) General Admission Pass for Gritt's Farm Fall Fun Farm 2021!

Purchase on our website: https://bit.ly/2JhcmUA
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It's #SmallBusinessSaturday! Scroll through our pages to find all the details of shopping and events throughout #PutnamWV today. Here's something cool at a new venue in #PutnamWV you can add to your list of stops today! #ShopSmall in #PutnamWV!

It's #SmallBusinessSaturday! Scroll through our pages to find all the details of shopping and events throughout #PutnamWV today. Here's something cool at a new venue in #PutnamWV you can add to your list of stops today! #ShopSmall in #PutnamWV! ...

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SHOP 🤩 PUTNAM 🤩 HOLIDAY 🤩 BOXES!
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It's no secret that it's almost #ShopSmallSaturday and we hope you get out to #PutnamWV and support our locally-owned establishments! Shopping and dining directories are listed on our site: VisitPutnamWV.com 
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#ShopSmall and then stay tuned to our pages: we have something special for you coming this Monday, November 30...

SHOP 🤩 PUTNAM 🤩 HOLIDAY 🤩 BOXES!
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It's no secret that it's almost #ShopSmallSaturday and we hope you get out to #PutnamWV and support our locally-owned establishments! Shopping and dining directories are listed on our site: VisitPutnamWV.com
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#ShopSmall and then stay tuned to our pages: we have something special for you coming this Monday, November 30...
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LATEST NEWS

december, 2020

decValley Park Drive Through Light Display

Event Details

Load up the car and take the family to Valley Park’s annual drive through light display this holiday season! Lights will be on display the month of December.

Time

Month Long Event (december)

Location

Valley Park Hurricane West Virginia 25526

Valley Park Hurricane West Virginia 25526

03dec(dec 3)6:00 pm06(dec 6)4:30 pmLive Wreath Workshop - Midway Retail

Event Details

Join us this Holiday Season in ourMidway Retail for one our Live Wreath Making Workshops! In an effort to keep our attendees safe and allow for social distancing, we have lowered ticket numbers per eventBUT we are offering 5 workshops over 3 different dates! Dates/times

Time

3 (Thursday) 6:00 pm - 6 (Sunday) 4:30 pm

Location

Gritt's Midway Greenhouse

Gritt's Midway Greenhouse

03dec6:00 pm9:00 pmPutnam County Shop Small Holiday Event

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SHOP SMALL IN #PUTNAMWV THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

Join the locally ownedand operated shops in Putnam County for a special extended hours shopping event! This event will alsocelebrate the kick-off of the Putnam County Shopping Trail!

All participating Putnam Chamber memberlocations will have extended hourson Thursday, Dec. 3 from 6-8 p.m.

Full list of shopping locations open extended hours on December3:
Aloma’s
Bear Wood Company
Calvin Broyles Jewelers
Call’s Meat Market
The Commons Market Place
-Ricardina Jewelry
-Good Horse Scents
Peyton & Peppy Boutique
Runway Couture
Seventh Boutique & Beauty Bar
Yeager Design & Interiors
JRE’s Hallmark Store
Village Heirlooms
Sports Fanz
Hidden Creek Mercantile
Hurricane Floral Gallery
& More!

All shops also offer online shopping, LIVE social media sales, private shopping & curbside

Time

(Thursday) 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location

Putnam County, WV

Putnam County, WV

04dec6:00 pm9:00 pmYuletide in the Park

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Event Details

Valley Park is excited to bring our community this FREE event year after year!! Yuletide in the Park is packed full of everything Christmas! Join us Friday, December 4thfrom 6pm-9pm.

See full scheduleon the event page!

This will be the kick off night for our drive through lights and NEW this year wewill introduce our interactive walk through Yuletide Village!! Bothof these will be open through outthe month of December!

Most activities will take place outside in the Courtyard between Valley Park Conference Center and The Commons Marketplace. Please maintain propersocial distancing at all times. Distancing Pictures will be available with Santa, The Grinch, Elsa, Anna and Olaf.
The Who-Ville performance will be inside the Conference Center and will occur 3 timesto limit group sizes per show time. Masks and Temperature checks will be required indoors.
Thank youfor helping us keep everyone safe

Time

(Friday) 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location

1 Valley Park Rd, Hurricane, WV 25526-9032, United States

1 Valley Park Rd, Hurricane, WV 25526-9032, United States

04dec6:00 pm9:00 pmYuletide in the Park

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Event Details

Valley Park is excited to host this free event each year. Yuletide in the Park is packed full of everything Christmas! Join us Friday, December 4th from 6pm-9pm.
The event kicks off the drive through lights available for the holiday season and new in 2020 features an interactive walk through Yuletide Village. Both the lights and interactive walk open the month of December.
Most activities will take place outside in the Courtyard between Valley Park Conference Center and The Commons Marketplace. Please maintain proper social distancing at all times.
Socially distanced pictures will be available with Santa, The Grinch, Elsa, Anna and Olaf.
The Who-Ville performance will be inside the Conference Center and will occur 3 times to limit group sizes per show time. Masks and Temperature checks will be required indoors.
Find all details on their event Facebook page.

Time

(Friday) 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location

Valley Park Hurricane West Virginia 25526

Valley Park Hurricane West Virginia 25526

04dec6:30 pm8:00 pmHoliday Trivia

Event Details

Calling all holiday fanatics! Joinus on December 4th from 6:30-8pmfor our very first Holiday Trivianight. Located at the bar and lounge at the Hurricane Wingate, fiverounds of trivia will take place testing all of your seasonal knowle

Time

(Friday) 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Location

Wingate by Wyndham Hurricane, WV

Wingate by Wyndham Hurricane, WV

05dec9:00 am3:00 pmSt. Nick\'s Christmas Bazaar

Event Details

🎅🏻🤶🏻Join us on December 5th for a fun & festive Christmas Bazaar craft show! There will be12 vendors spaced 6′ apart and there will plenty of room for socialdistancing! Admission is free, sobring the whole family, and foodand drinks will be available, too!

Time

(Saturday) 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Location

Hidden Creek Mercantile

Hidden Creek Mercantile

06dec6:30 pm7:30 pmNight of Carols

Event Details

SAVE THE DATE! 🎄❤️💚

Kick off the Christmas season with this special Night of Worship. We will be outside singing carols, lighting a Christmas tree, and more.

You won’t want to miss it!

Watchthe weather and stay tuned for upd

Time

(Sunday) 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Location

River Ridge Church Teays Valley

River Ridge Church Teays Valley

08dec6:00 pm8:00 pmChristmas Wreath Making Class

Time

(Tuesday) 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location

The Commons Marketplace at ValleyPark

The Commons Marketplace at ValleyPark

09dec6:00 pm9:00 pmWalk thru Bethlehem

Event Details

Walk thru Bethlehem is a completere creation of the City of Bethlehem the place where Jesus was Born, you will be able to Capture thereal feeling of being in the citysome 2000 years ago. The setting is real with the 29 Craft shop thatare operated just like they wereback then to the many Animal thatare in the Stables thru out the city. The most capturing site will be the Baby Jesus in a Stall underthe Stars awaiting your arrival .We would love for you to visit Bethlem and enjoy the true meaning of

Time

(Wednesday) 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location

25 3rd Ave S, Hometown, WV 25109,United States

25 3rd Ave S, Hometown, WV 25109,United States

09dec6:00 pm9:00 pmWalk thru Bethlehem

Event Details

Walk thru Bethlehem is a completere creation of the City of Bethlehem the place where Jesus was Born, you will be able to Capture thereal feeling of being in the citysome 2000 years ago. The setting is real with the 29 Craft shop thatare operated just like they wereback then to the many Animal thatare in the Stables thru out the city. The most capturing site will be the Baby Jesus in a Stall underthe Stars awaiting your arrival .We would love for you to visit Bethlem and enjoy the true meaning of

Time

(Wednesday) 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location

25 3rd Ave S, Hometown, WV 25109,United States

25 3rd Ave S, Hometown, WV 25109,United States

10dec11:00 am2:00 pmChristmas Kindermusik Playdate 11am

Event Details

Come and have a creative time witha Christmas theme! Educational stations, Kindermusik, crafts and more! Cost includes all supplies and

Time

(Thursday) 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Location

Valley Park, WV

Valley Park, WV

10dec5:00 pm8:00 pmKindermusik Christmas Playdate 5pm

Event Details

Come and learn using Christmas themed educational stations, crafts and music!!! Price includes all supplies and instruction. For ages 0

Time

(Thursday) 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location

Valley Park, WV

Valley Park, WV

10dec6:00 pm9:00 pmWalk thru Bethlehem

Event Details

Walk thru Bethlehem is a completere creation of the City of Bethlehem the place where Jesus was Born, you will be able to Capture thereal feeling of being in the citysome 2000 years ago. The setting is real with the 29 Craft shop thatare operated just like they wereback then to the many Animal thatare in the Stables thru out the city. The most capturing site will be the Baby Jesus in a Stall underthe Stars awaiting your arrival .We would love for you to visit Bethlem and enjoy the true meaning of

Time

(Thursday) 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location

25 3rd Ave S, Hometown, WV 25109,United States

25 3rd Ave S, Hometown, WV 25109,United States

10dec6:30 pm7:30 pmGirls Fun Fitness Night

Event Details

REVVED UP FITNESS IS HOSTING A FUNDRAISER FOR THE LOCAL BACKPACK BUDDIES PROGRAM TO ENSURE KIDS HAVE FOOD OUTSIDE OF SCHOOL HOURS.
When: Thursday, December 10, 2020

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Time

(Thursday) 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Location

Revved Up

Revved Up

11dec6:00 pm9:00 pmWalk thru Bethlehem

Event Details

Walk thru Bethlehem is a completere creation of the City of Bethlehem the place where Jesus was Born, you will be able to Capture thereal feeling of being in the citysome 2000 years ago. The setting is real with the 29 Craft shop thatare operated just like they wereback then to the many Animal thatare in the Stables thru out the city. The most capturing site will be the Baby Jesus in a Stall underthe Stars awaiting your arrival .We would love for you to visit Bethlem and enjoy the true meaning of

Time

(Friday) 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location

25 3rd Ave S, Hometown, WV 25109,United States

25 3rd Ave S, Hometown, WV 25109,United States

12dec9:00 am12:00 pmBreakfast with Grinch and Santa

Time

(Saturday) 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location

Valley Park, WV

Valley Park, WV

12dec5:30 pm9:30 pmWalk thru Bethlehem

Event Details

Walk thru Bethlehem is a completere creation of the City of Bethlehem the place where Jesus was Born, you will be able to Capture thereal feeling of being in the citysome 2000 years ago. The setting is real with the 29 Craft shop thatare operated just like they wereback then to the many Animal thatare in the Stables thru out the city. The most capturing site will be the Baby Jesus in a Stall underthe Stars awaiting your arrival .We would love for you to visit Bethlem and enjoy the true meaning of

Time

(Saturday) 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Location

25 3rd Ave S, Hometown, WV 25109,United States

25 3rd Ave S, Hometown, WV 25109,United States

18dec11:00 am2:00 pmJesus\' Birthday Party

Event Details

You’re invited to Jesus’ BirthdayParty! Social distancing, birthdayparty with games, music, crafts a

Time

(Friday) 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Location

Valley Park, WV

Valley Park, WV