April 20, 2013
Feast of the Ramson (Ramp Feed) – Richwood – 304.846.6790
The National Ramp Association and the Richwood Chamber of Commerce hosts this traditional springtime Feast of the Ramson. The festival celebrates food, music, ramp dinner, cloggers and an Art & Craft Show.
May 11, 2013
Bramwell Spring Tour of Homes – Bramwell – 304.248.8381
Around the turn of the 20th century, some 14 millionaire coal barons lived in this Historic Town of beautiful Victorian and Tudor mansions. Bramwell offers self-guided walking tours and pre-arranged group tours as well as Spring and Christmas tours of the Town's Historic Homes.
June 11- August 25, 2013
Outdoor Dramas – “Honey in the Rock”, “Hatfields & McCoy”, “Jungle Book” and “All Shook Up”, Cliffside Amphitheater, Grandview Theatre West Virginia - 800.666.9142
June 14 - 16, 2013
Hometown Mountain Heritage Festival – Ansted - 800.927.0263
The Hometown Mountain Heritage Festival is Fayette County, WV’s premier Heritage Festival. Each June, the town of Ansted becomes a living telling of the story of Appalachia’s history. This event celebrates West Virginia and Appalachia with three days of old-fashioned fun.
June 19 - 22, 2013
Music in the Mountains – Summersville Music Park – 304.872.6853
June 20, 2013
West Virginia Day Sesquicentennial Celebration - WV Division of Tourism - 800.CALL.WVA
July 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27 & 28, 2013
July 12 - 14, 2013
John Henry Days – Great Bend Tunnel, Talcott – 304.466.1729 or 304.466.5420
July 15 - 24, 2013
National Scout Jamboree - The Summit: Bechtel Family National Scout Reserve - Fayette County, West Virginia - 800.879.7483
August 3, 2013
Captain Thurmond’s Challenge – New River Gorge National River – 304-574-2337
The Captain Thurmond's Challenge Triathalon consists of 28.5 miles of the most extreme whitewater, mountain biking and running in West Virginia and the East Coast. The triathlon can be done as a relay team, solo, or raft team.
August 9 - 17, 2013
September 1 - 9, 2013
Beckley’s 19th Annual Kids Classic Festival – Beckley– 304.256.1776
A week packed with events for the kids and the entire family, including the Uptown Kids Fair and parade.
October 5, 2013
Beckley’s 22nd Annual Chili Night – Beckley – 304.256.1776
Chili competition including restaurants/catering firms, non-restaurant businesses, organizations, schools and individuals. Panels of celebrity judges will select their favorite chili in four categories, plus the best-tasting spicy chili and the most unique chili. The public can vote for the People’s Choice with voting coins that are distributed at admission.
October 12, 2013
World Scout Jamboree - The Summit: Bechtel Family National Scout Reserve - Fayette County, West Virginia