An Incredible Lineup of Summertime Events Await in Almost Heaven

The summer season is the perfect time of year to experience the state’s one-of-a-kind events. From beer festivals to the iconic State Fair of West Virginia, Almost Heaven has incredible event lineup waiting for you this August.

West Virginia JeepFest

The West Virginia JeepFest, Aug. 2-4 in Eleanor is not only the state’s premier Jeep-related festival but is also a great event to enjoy with your friends and fellow Jeep enthusiasts. This fun-filled event will feature obstacle courses, beautiful local trail rides and incredible live entertainment.

Mountaineer Brewfest

On Aug. 17 at Heritage Port in Wheeling, enjoy over 70 local and regional brews and live music all day at the Mountaineer Brewfest. Vendors include Mountain State Brewing Company, Greenbrier Valley Brewing Company, Swilled Dog Hard Cider, Stumptown Ales and so many other incredible West Virginia breweries. The Mountaineer Brewfest is the perfect event to sip on some incredible brews and enjoy the company of new friends and old.

Spartan Race

The Spartan Race, which will be held Aug. 24-25, will feature obstacles for participants to conquer all along the course at the Summit Bechtel Reserve in Glen Jean. Expect hills, steep inclines, water features and technical terrain to test your athleticism.

Wild and Wonderful Country Music Fest

What better way to celebrate summer than at an incredible music festival? This summer experience the Wild and Wonderful Country Music Fest, Aug. 23-24, at Mylan Park in Morgantown. Hosted by the Davisson Brothers Band with headliners Hank Williams Jr. and Old Dominion, the Wild and Wonderful Country Music Fest is going to be two days of country music and good times.

State Fair of West Virginia

Celebrate its 95th year, the State Fair of West Virginia is a highly anticipated event each summer here in Almost Heaven. The State Fair of West Virginia features incredible concerts, delicious fair food, the Reithoffer Carnival, Heritage Village, shopping and so much more. This years concert series includes Cody Jinks, TobyMac, Cole Swindell, Alabama, Darci Lynne, Jeff Foxworthy and many more incredible entertainers. It will be held Aug. 8 through Aug. 17.

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This post was last updated on March 18, 2022