The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

September 8, 2013

Kids got the beat

By Mannix Porterfield
Register-Herald Reporter

BECKLEY — Uptown Beckley was awash with young people Saturday during the Kids Fair, part of the Kids Classic Festival. Evan Honaker, 6, of Beckley, above left, and C.J. Overbay, 8, of Shady Spring enjoy the bubble machine in the United Bank Arcade and Joel Thompson, 2, left, of Beckley, tries his skills on the drums at the School of Harmony booth. Events included booths, food and a parade. The theme of the classic this year is West Virginia’s 150th birthday.  

More Kids Classic fun continues today with hamster races and a pet pageant at 1:30 p.m. at the Youth Museum.