The City of Shinnston hosts Big Elm Elementary School at Ferguson Park in May as part of being a Playful City.
Shinnston, West Virginia begins their celebration of Shinnston’s Christmas on the first Saturday in December. Activities take place all day, culminating with the Parade and the Shinnston Community Band Christmas Concert.
The cap on Thanksgiving Day 2012 was Joe meeting Punjab. After an 18th Century Frontier Thanksgiving, Joe got a kiss from Punjab.
Gillum House Bed & Breakfast is honored to continue with B & Bs For Vets in 2012. The program started in Shinnston, West Virginia in 2008. In 2010 the program went international with over 900 B & Bs around the world participating. In 2011 BBCanada started B & Bs For Remembrance Day.
The first annual Vintage Motorcycle Show, Swap Meet, and Trials and Races were held at McKee Sky Ranch in Tera Alta, West Virginia July 26-29, 2012. The race course was laid out by Dack Mann and Bob Sholly.
Beck’s Cafe and Sports Center is now open in Shinnston. Co-owned by David and Beckie Minor it is open for breakfast and lunch with the full menu available all day when the Sports Center opens at 4 PM. Come soot pool in Shinnston.
Vintage motorcycles will be displayed and a swap meet held at McKee’s Sky Ranch July 26 thru 19, 2012 in Terra Alta, West Virginia. This will include Vintage events of cross country, moto cross, Trials, Sport Ridae, and a Road Rally.
July 1, 2012 the Shinnston Community Band will perform the Anual Independence Concert at Ferguson Memorial Park.