Go Back

Explore Lodging

Whether you prefer a luxury retreat at a world-class resort or a rustic campsite stay under starry night skies, West Virginia has accommodations for every type of traveler. As you plan your mountain road trip, explore one-of-a-kind stays and traditional comforts along the way. The peace and solitude of Almost Heaven is just an overnight stay away.

Book My Stay
Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Elk River Fest

June 5, 2015 @ 12:00 am - June 6, 2015 @ 12:00 am

The Elk River Fest was created to celebrate Clay County’sbeautiful river environment and mountain heritage.  We host many free, entertaining events such
as, “Anything That Floats but a Boat” race, “Catapult
Catfish” contest, wheelbarrow race, hammering contests, scavenger hunts,
Mr. Bottom Feeder’s Pageant, kayak race, sidewalk art contest and Cherokee
Indian Exhibition.  We have many free
activities and contests for children, such as casting contests, “Prize
Bobber Drop”, crafts, “Fishin’ with Jim” on the bank of the Elk
and more!  There are small fees for corn
hole, horseshoe and commode seat horseshoe contests.  We have great food, wonderful music, lots of
zany contests and cash prizes!  We have
several demonstrations including blacksmithing and leathercraft.   Booths for handmade arts and crafts are very
reasonable, informational booths are free!
This year’s Fest is being held in conjunction with the Grand Opening of
the 22 mile Buffalo Creek Recreational Trail and The Elk River Challenge Triathlon.

Hours: Friday – Noon – 9:00 p.m.; Saturday 9:00 a.m. –
9:00 p.m.

Details

Start:
June 5, 2015 @ 12:00 am
End:
June 6, 2015 @ 12:00 am
Website:
http://claywvbda.org

Organizer

Roberta Faile
Phone:
304-587-2949
Email:
faile@carolina.rr.com
View Organizer Website

Explore Lodging

Whether you prefer a luxury retreat at a world-class resort or a rustic campsite stay under starry night skies, West Virginia has accommodations for every type of traveler. As you plan your mountain road trip, explore one-of-a-kind stays and traditional comforts along the way. The peace and solitude of Almost Heaven is just an overnight stay away.

Book My Stay