The Herald-Dispatch Visitors Guide RSS 2014-09-02T03:13:21-04:00 urn:uuid:e220bb16-7271-42b8-af13-b239b49a56cd Original content available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license (Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported), except where noted. Tri-State Visitors Guide Spring/Summer 2014 print edition The Herald-Dispatch / 2014 urn:uuid:62034322-1d0b-4e38-8464-0cd2261f037a 2014-04-28T16:44:16-04:00 <p> Welcome to the Tri-State! We hope you have a great visit.</p> Festivals and events The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/ss_visitorsguide/2011+0429_VG+festivals 2013-04-16T16:11:09-04:00 <p> Here&#39;s a look at the many annual fairs, festivals and events that occur in the Tri-State in the next few months. For up-to-date listings on performances and events, times and dates, check out Weekend, available every Thursday in The Herald-Dispatch. Or, <a href="http://news.herald-dispatch.com/calendar/">check out our online calendar.</a></p> The great outdoors The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/ss_visitorsguide/2011+0429_VG+Outdoors 2013-04-16T16:38:06-04:00 <p> Here are some of the top outdoor recreation areas in the Tri-State.</p> Shopping The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/ss_visitorsguide/2011+0429_VG+Shopping 2013-04-16T16:27:50-04:00 <p> Shop til ya drop!</p> Attractions: To see and to do The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/ss_visitorsguide/2011+0429_VG+attractions 2013-04-16T16:48:57-04:00 <p> Here are dozens of great places to visit and enjoy. For up-to-date listings on performances and events, check out Weekend, available every Thursday in the Herald-Dispatch.</p> Hot dog guide The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/ss_visitorsguide/2011+0429_VG+Hot+Dogs 2013-04-16T16:07:24-04:00 <p> The Tri-State loves its hot dogs so much, Huntington is home to the annual West Virginia Hot Dog Festival every July. If you missed it, you can still try out some of these local favorites:</p> Lodging The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/ss_visitorsguide/2011+0429_VG+Lodging 2013-04-16T16:40:04-04:00 <p> The Tri-State offers a wide range of hotel accommodations.</p> Fast food The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/ss_visitorsguide/2011+0429_VG+FastFood 2013-04-16T16:25:00-04:00 <p> Most major national fast-food chains are represented in the Tri-State, including multiple locations of McDonald&#8217;s, Taco Bell, Wendy&#8217;s, Arby&#8217;s, KFC, Subway, Captain D&#8217;s, Long John Silvers, and nearly every pizza joint you can think of. While there are too many for us to list them all individually here, we can tell you where the fast-food &#8220;strips&#8221; are located around the Tri-State.</p> Golf The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/ss_visitorsguide/2011+0429_VG+Golf 2013-04-16T16:34:02-04:00 <p> The Tri-State is a great place for golf. In fact, the Huntington-Ashland metro area recently ranked 15th among 300 metro areas for great places for affordable golf, according to Golf Digest Magazine. Here are some of the area courses.</p> Dining The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/ss_visitorsguide/2011+0429_VG+Dining 2013-04-17T13:27:49-04:00 <p> Stomach rumbling? You&#8217;re in luck. Here&#8217;s a taste of the Tri-State&#8217;s many eateries. <a href="http://news.herald-dispatch.com/diningguide/">Click here to check out our ever-growing Dining Guide database.</a></p>