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  1. Musician James Cecil ‘‘Little Jimmy’’ Dickens born

    December 19, 1920: Musician James Cecil ‘‘Little Jimmy’’ Dickens, born December 19, 1920, became one of West Virginia...

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Winter Fun Winter Fun
Winter kicks off a volley of snowy fun at West Virginia’s ski resorts. A variety of activities like snow tubing, skiing and snowmobiling assure that you’ll find something sure to please everyone in the family. Snag a special deal today on lodging and lift tickets and experience a winter wonderland.

Holiday shopping Holiday shopping
Still working on your holiday shopping list? Visit a boutique shop, art gallery or farmer’s market to find that perfect homemade or handcrafted gift. Jewelry, glassware, pottery, woodworks, candies and wines are just a few of the made-in-West Virginia goodies you’ll want to share this season.

Relax, refresh, renew Relax, refresh, renew
Planning a girls’ getaway or romantic weekend for two? Pick a bed and breakfast or book a cozy cabin. Build a fire and enjoy some quiet time in the mountains with that special somoene. Or grab your girlfriends and spend the weekend relaxing at one of West Virginia’s many spas.

Winter Lights Winter Lights
Winter lights delight visitors of all ages! The Oglebay Park Winter Festival of Lights, with more than one million lights over 300 acres, has grown into one of the nation's largest holiday light shows. Communities all across West Virginia are celebrating with sparkling lights.

New Year's Eve/Day New Year's Eve/Day
There’s no better place to bring in 2015 than West Virginia. Dinners, dances, parties or quiet time…you can find it all in the Mountain State. Then, begin your New Year with a First Day hike at one of West Virginia’s State Parks.

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