2 W.Va. Capitol streets to close for celebration
The Kanawaha Boulevard side of the State Capitol are being prepared for the state's 150th Birthday celebration Wednesday in Charleston. Bob Wojcieszak/Daily Mail
These streets will be closed this weekend for FestivALL events. Red will be closed 6 p.m. to midnight Wednesday; blue will be closed 5:30 p.m. Friday and remain closed overnight; and purple will be closed Saturday morning until late afternoon.
The official WV 150th birthday cake is on display at the Cultural Center.
Sara Lane, cake decorator, of Cross Lanes, looks on as her husband Patrick assembles the state's the 150th birthday cake Wednesday at the Cultural Center in Charleston.
WV Secretary of Education and The Arts Kay Goodwin, test rings the bell that will be rung to commentate the states 150th birthday Wednesday at the State Capitol.