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Wheeling Suspension Bridge 170th Birthday Celebration and Fireworks

June 22 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wheeling Heritage Port

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Wheeling Suspension Bridge 170th Birthday Celebration and Fireworks

June 22 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 pm

Sponsored in part by the Wheeling Arts and Cultural Commission

Celebrating its completion in 1849, Wheeling’s iconic Suspension Bridge is 170 years old! A day-long anniversary observance will be held at Heritage Port.

  • 9:00 to dusk: Plein Air Painting Party
  • Noon to 6:00: River excursions on the Gateway Clipper Queen (tickets required)
  • Noon to 11:30: Ohio Valley Chicken and Rib Cook-Off with live music (June 22 & 23)
  • 2:00 to 5:30: Storytelling about the Bridge
  • 7:00 to 10:00: Fireworks cruise aboard The Queen with food, drinks and live music (tickets required)
  • 9:30: Fireworks display

Details

Date:
June 22
Time:
9:00 am - 10:00 pm

Venue

Wheeling Heritage Port
378G+V4
Wheeling, WV 26003 United States
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