1203 Broad Street
Summersville, WV 26651
Phone: (304) 872-6900
Fax: (304) 872-6908
Pocahontas County Opera House is the cultural pulse of Marlinton. Located in a century-old building that retains much of its ornate architecture and old-world charm, it features on the National Register of Historic Places. This venue plays host to some of the best performances in town that range from an array of genres like jazz, folk and musicals. Other attractions on their schedule include jam sessions, movie screenings and community events.
Situated in the same premises as the classic State Capitol in Charleston, the Culture Center Theater is where a number of local and international musicians and bands converge for their performance. These performances are a part of the scheduled programs set by the Mountain Stage Radio, which are aired live to the radio listeners. These events also allows live audience, so you can witness the scintillating performances on payment of a small fee.
A vibrant live music joint, The Empty Glass Cafe offers eclectic entertainment options like Happy Hour Jazz on Fridays. The dive bar remains a much-frequented venue for its great selection of beers, tasty food and foot-tapping music.
Offering spectacular views of the city, Haddad Riverfront Park is a scenic spot to spend a relaxed evening by the riverside. The park is a popular venue for concerts and events and also hosts private parties on certain occasions.