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World War II Weekend WV

May 4, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

We are excited to announce West Virginia’s World War II living history weekend Saturday, May 4, in downtown Fayetteville West Virginia. This event is being hosted by the World War II Living History Foundation Inc, a nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing history to life and committed to historical accuracy to educate future generations. Watch history come to life with authentic recreations of Allied and Axis army encampments. Relive the stories of our veterans as we preserve the history of the greatest generation. Veterans and living history enthusiasts from all over the state will be represented. Step back in time as storefronts are transformed in period complete with World War II vehicles.

World War II Day WV

Saturday May 4th

The Square, Fayetteville, All ActivitIes are FREE! Rain Location: War Memorial Building

WWII DAY WV celebrates West Virginia’s critical contributions to America’s victory whether the valiant work of our soldiers or the support of our home front families.

  • Parade with WWII vets, period vehicles
  • Pearl Harbor Day in WV Performance
  • The Everly Sisters sing The Andrews Sisters!
  • WWII “Victory Roll” Fashion Show
  • WWII WV Meet a Vet Tent
  • Cool Hand Selfies – WWII Photo Booth
  • WWII Re-enactors
  • Authentic WWII Displays
  • Victory Garden with Baby Animals
  • Beer Garden, Food Booths….And More!

Details

Date:
May 4, 2019
Time:
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Website:
https://visitfayettevillewv.com/events/world-war-ii-weekend/

Venue

Fayetteville
Court Street
WV 25840 United States

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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.

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