Charleston, West Virginia

Welcome To Charleston, West Virginia

The Cultural, Recreational, and Business Capital of the Appalachian Mountains

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Welcome to the City of Charleston, West Virginia, where our people are known for genuine hospitality and follow their passions to make our city a great place to live, visit and invest in the future. Charleston is the capital city of West Virginia, and our elected leaders and citizens work every day to develop our city as the cultural, recreational and business capital of the Appalachian Mountain region.

Mayor Danny Jones

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While FestivALL Charleston will attract thousands of people to downtown Charleston over the next few days, drivers will face some traffic changes downtown, starting Friday, June 23.
The opening of FestivALL Charleston tomorrow will bring thousands of people to Charleston for several events directly or indirectly related to the fine arts festival. Events during the next four days will restrict traffic on Kanawha Boulevard near the park between Friday and Monday.

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