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Everett Lilly and the Lilly Mountaineers performing at the 2009 Vandalia Gathering

The Vandalia Gathering is a popular festival devoted to old-time and bluegrass music, as well as related arts such as dance, quilt making, and cooking, which takes place each summer on the state capitol grounds in Charleston, West Virginia, United States. It was established in 1977. It is held on Memorial Day weekend in May. The festival features solo competitions, whose winners are awarded cash prizes.

Performers at the festival have included Lester McCumbers, Dwight Diller, Ginny Hawker and Tracy Schwarz, and Everett Lilly and the Lilly Mountaineers.

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2 news items

 
Montgomery Herald
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 03:07:30 -0700

The annual Vandalia Gathering on Memorial Day weekend marks the start of summer festivals and fairs. West Virginia fair fans could spend nearly every weekend at a different gathering in almost every county throughout the summer. Clarksburg hosts the ...
 
West Virginia MetroNews
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:03:44 -0700

CLARKSBURG, W. Va. – A celebration of the rich culture which made its way from “Lo Stivale” to “Lo Stato Di Montagna” kicks off Friday in Clarksburg. The West Virginia Italian Heritage festival brings in Italians and non-Italians alike from across the ...
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