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Group Tours at Oglebay
Oglebay Resort & Conference Center is the perfect place for group tours. Features include 271-room Wilson Lodge, Casual & Fine Dining, Spa, 54 Cottages, Ski & Snowboard Area, four golf courses including two championship courses at the Speidel Golf Club, Specialty Shops, Gardens, Good Zoo & Benedum Planetarium, Mansion Museum, Glass Museum, Indoor & Outdoor Pools, Tennis, Fishing, Stables, Miniature Golf, Environmental Center, Pedal Boating and a Resort Shuttle.
It's not too late to book your
overnight or daily group to see the lights!

Festival of Lights: November 9, 2012 - January 6, 2013
For over 25 years, this six mile driving show has dazzled visitors with a million lights on 300 acres. See 75 larger-than-life light displays including several new additions this year! Join in the celebration and see for yourself why so many visitors return year after year to this special holiday light festival.

Photo of the Poinsettia Wreath LED light display.
Photo of the Rocking Horse LED light display.

Featured Activity: Paint Your Own Pottery
Schrader Environmental Education Center
November 15 – December 31
10am – 4 pm, Wednesday – Saturday
Noon – 4 pm, Sunday
Choose from several unique holiday ornaments to paint or glaze! Pieces must be left overnight to dry and picked up before departing the Park. Prices range from $5 – 10, depending on piece.

Many other fun, seasonal activities available during the Festival of Lights!
Let Oglebay staff help plan your tour to include a day of activities followed by dinner and a tour of the light displays.

For more information, call 800-972-1991 or email

The Historic Capitol Theatre - Located in Downtown Wheeling, WV

2012 Schedule of Performances
  • Oct 19, 2012 Orli Shaham
  • Oct 27, 2012 Rock Roll And Doo Wop IV
  • Nov 16, 2012 Martin Chalifour
  • Dec 1, 2012 Ernie Haas And Signature Sound
  • Feb 14, 2013 Neil Donnell sings the music of Sting
  • March 8, 2013 Ilana Davidson
  • April 26, 2013 Gavin Hope sings Michael Jackson
Photo of the Capitol Theatre

Visit for complete show descriptions.

Let the Oglebay Group Tours Department create an overnight package for you! Call 800-972-1991 for more information.
Festival of Lights Holiday Dinner Shows
Join us for one or more of our 2012 Festival of Lights Dinner Shows! Some are new additions, while others are old favorites among past visitors. We invite you to celebrate the holidays like never before with this exciting lineup of performances.
  Photo of Roger Hoard & John Allemond
Roger Hoard & John Allemond
  Photo of Nick Costa & Bill Pirie
Nick Costa & Bill Pirie
  Photo of One-A-Chord members

Roger Hoard & John Allemond:
This duo brings many years of diverse musical experiences and styles to Oglebay. From country to bluegrass, jazz to classical, traditional Christmas classics will take a new turn with Roger on guitars and vocal and John on upright bass and vocal.
Performance Dates: Sunday, Nov 11, Monday, Nov 12, Sunday, Nov 25

Nick Costa & Bill Pirie "Now That's Entertainment":
Featuring the song styling and powerful vocals of Cleveland's own Nick Costa & the comedic anecdotes of Bill Pirie! Hear the classics of Frank Sinatra, Englebert Humperdink, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash & more.

Performance Dates: Sunday, Dec 9, Monday, Dec 10

Stan Miller:
Jazz Saxophonist/Vocalist Stan Miller has developed his own brand of "cool jazz," which his fans have grown to love. He features many songs by the greats, such as Sinatra, Nat ‘King’ Cole, Tony Bennett, Ella Fitzgerald, Mel Torme and even Michael Buble.

Performance Dates: Monday, Nov 26, Tuesday, Nov 27

This “A Cappella” Quartet is an experienced vocal blend of musical talent from Barnesville, Ohio specializing in doo wop songs and classic oldies. Their spontaneous humor and audience interaction makes each performance delightfully unique.

Performance Dates: Tuesday, Nov 13, Thursday, Nov 15, Tuesday, Dec 4

Subway Variety & Show Band:
Subway is the longest lasting Oldies and Beach show band in the United States, still pleasing people from eight to eighty with a high energy performance. Five lead singers make beautiful harmony with a female vocalist that steals your heart.

Performance Dates: Wednesday, Nov 28, Thursday, Dec 6

For more information, call 800-972-1991 or email

Photo of candy display case
Farmhouse Sweets & Treats logo

Coming Soon! Farmhouse Sweets & Treats Shoppe

You'll find one-of-a-kind gifts and souvenirs at Oglebay's unique specialty shops including the NEW Farmhouse Sweets & Treats Shoppe. Formerly Gourmet in the Gardens, this new shop features a huge selection of candy plus confections and regionally produced treats.

Custom-made gift baskets at Farmhouse Sweets & Treats Shoppe
All baskets are beautifully packaged and make the perfect gift for friends, family or business associates.

  • Custom-made within 24 hours.
  • Specialty themed baskets available including: golf, coffee & tea, kitchen cookbooks & accessories, or be creative and create your own theme!
  • May be shipped anywhere in the U.S. (excluding wine.)
Screen shot of online market place. Oglebay Online Market Place!
Now you can purchase gift cards & baskets, various Oglebay souvenirs & products from our spa online! Gift cards available in five different designs in any amount, and valid at all Oglebay and Wheeling Park facilities.

Click here to shop!

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