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West Virginia Spartan Race: Spartan Beast 2017 in Glen Jean, August 26

Date: August 26, 2017 Time: 7:00 am This race weekend will be the Spartan Age Group Championship Summit Bechtel Reserve is widely known for its natural beauty, its unbeatable white-water rafting, and the fact that every four years, its 10,000+ acres of pristine land play host to the National Boy Scouts Jamboree. This year, SBR’s […]

Appalachian Arts & Crafts Fair at Beckley-Raleigh County Convention Center, August 25 – 27

August 25 – August 27, 2017 The locals watch for this show every year and visitors to Raleigh County, WV are drawn to the beautiful, hand-crafted wares. It’s the annual Appalachian Festival Arts & Crafts Show, hosted by the Beckley-Raleigh County Chamber of Commerce and now in its 52nd year! Feast your eyes on the […]

Spartan Race: West Virginia Beast, Super, and Sprint Weekend in Glen Jean, August 26 – 27

August 26 – August 27, 2017 Spartan Race will be crowning the 2017 Spartan U.S. Championship Series winners AND first-ever age group champions here at the Summit Bechtel Reserve on August 26 and 27, 2017. The Spartan U.S. Championship Series will crown both individual race winners and an overall series champion based on cumulative points […]

Doddridge County Fair in West Union, August 22 – 26

August 22 – August 26, 2017 Take a stroll through Horticulture and Arts / Crafts Exhibits. Enjoy the variety of Family style entertainment at the Main Stage which includes Pageants, Amateur Talent Contest and award winning Country & Gospel Entertainment. Enjoy the fun and thrills of Gambill Amusement Rides and do not forget our Motorsports. […]

Active Southern WV Family Triathlon at Battle Run Summersville Lake, August 19

Date: August 19, 2017 Time: 8:00 am Active Southern West Virginia is proud to present the second annual family friendly beginner triathlon at Battle Run beach Summersville Lake, West Virginia.   The Active SWV Family Triathlon, benefiting Active SWV Community Captains, will take place on August 19, 2017. Participants can compete as an individual or […]

Grand Vue Gladiators at Grand Vue Park, August 18

Date: August 18, 2017 Time: 12:00 Noon Calling all thrill seekers with a sweet tooth! Grand Vue Gladiators will add an extra shot of adrenaline to the High Ropes Course. Adrenaline junkies may go through the high ropes course with a shield and attempt to block flying nerf shots coming from the ground. Gladiators will be heavily […]

Mountaineer Family Camp at Snowshoe Mountain Resort, August 6 – 13

August 06 – August 13, 2017 The family that bikes, hikes, swims, eats and adventures together, selfies together. Although we’re double-checking with the math department, there are an infinite number of possibilities for putting together each day at Family Camp. Here’s just one: From Sunrise … Rise and shine, then hit the breakfast buffet for […]

Mountain Trail Challenge Half Marathon & 5K Run in Marlinton, August 12

Date: August 12, 2017 Time: 8:30 am Trail running – It’s a challenge. Two races both begin Saturday, August 12th at 8:30 a.m. from the Beaver Creek Campground at Watoga State Park. Age groups are: 14 and younger, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70 and going strong. Great event, wonderful venue. Chip timing […]

Pickin’ in Parsons Bluegrass Festival, August 3 – 5

August 03 – August 05, 2017 This Great 3-day food festival has lots of wonderful blackberry dishes and other foods, arts & crafts, 5K run, fireworks, games and loads of free entertainment! Ample parking available. The WV Blackberry Festival is held in Clarksburg City Park on WV Route 20 South in Nutter Fort, WV. For […]

Outlander Plant Walk at West Virginia Botanic Garden in Morgantown, July 30

Date: July 30, 2017 Time: 1:00 pm OUTLANDER fans, this season’s presentation by Kay Jones will focus on the flowers named in the series of books and shown in the TV series and what these flowers have meant throughout time. Come learn about OUTLANDER’S powerful use of flowers to tell stories. Most appropriate for adults […]