•Welcome to Shinnston, WV•


Tourism Video Marketing

The City of Shinnston (Pop. 2,240) located conveniently in North Central West Virginia, two hours north of the State Capital, Charleston, WV, and two hours south of Pittsburgh, PA. Our city’s rich heritage has its earliest beginnings in 1778 when Levi Shinn constructed his log home along what is now Route 19, today it is the oldest standing structure in North Central West Virginia.

Shinnston, WV is one of ten award-winning Blueprint Communities in the state of West Virginia and is committed to developing its assets to the fullest of its potential. We play host to Frontier Days, Wind Down Wednesday and much more. The community is very family-oriented and works together to provide advantages to area youth. We are fortunate to have may community organizations and businesses that volunteer their time, expertise, and money to meet the needs of our diverse community.

More about Shinnston, WV

Shinnston is known for the extensive amenities available for community members, including the new bocce courts which are used by local teams and house the Italian Heritage Festival Bocce Tournament each year.  The Performance Center was built in 2013 and is the home to various performances including the annual Independence Day Concert by the Shinnston Community Band, Shakespeare in the Park and Family Movie Nights.  When the new Lincoln Middle School was built, the City Council turned part of the B&O tax the contractor would have paid back into the project to partner with the Board of Education to build quality tennis courts which are open to the public.  A new play yard was also built in the City Park and the Trail Head was paved with a grant and landscaped through a gift from the Shinnston Garden Club.  The Community Garden was established and various civic groups plant and harvest food for the local food bank.

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Music: I’ll Be There by Foster
Voiceover: Lila Sage


Sparks Productions

Your business has a story worth telling. At Sparks Productions, we can help you engage with your audience in a compelling and creative way that will set you apart from your competitors. While you work with us, we understand video marketing isn’t one size fits all. Our creative process is thorough, which leads to effectively telling your marketing message – Contact us if you’re looking for strategic video marketing for your town, city, resort or any other tourism feature.

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