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Grand Vue Park Fall Festival

Grand Vue Park’s biggest one-day event of the year. Come out and enjoy various merchandise vendors, crafters, food vendors, live

Grand Vue Park Mountain Bike Race

Explore and race on Grand Vue Park's mountain bike trails. For more information, call 304-845-9810.

Super Blue Moon Star Watch With The Smart Centre

Wednesday January, 31: 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. See the Super Blue Moon with amateur astronomers at Grand Vue Park's Aerial Adventure Park! Weather permitting, see winter stars and deep space objects!

Grand Vue Park’s Fall Festival

Join Grand Vue for the biggest park-wide event of the year! Vendors, crafters, food vendor, live music, activities for the kids and more!!! Shuttle services available from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Grand Vue Gladiators

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 rewarded if they make it through the course unscathed with a free regular cone from Flurry’s Ice Cream and Sweets located in Grand Vue Park. This event is for all ages and participants must meet high ropes height and weight requirements. General Admission to the Adventure Park ($49.00 pass) or single purchase of high ropes course ($15) required to participate.

Grand Vue Gladiators

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 rewarded if they make it through the course unscathed with a free regular cone from Flurry’s Ice Cream and Sweets located in Grand Vue Park. This event is for all ages and participants must meet high ropes height and weight requirements. General Admission to the Adventure Park ($49.00 pass) or single purchase of high ropes course ($15) required to participate.

Partial Solar Eclipse with the SMART Center

The SMART Center will host a Star Watch on Monday, August 21st from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm at the Zip Line Base Camp. View the Partial Solar Eclipse and the constellations with the new 16” telescope. If you would like to schedule a private session or school trip with the Observatory please contact Robert and Libby Strong of the SMART Center at (304)-233-4667.nd

Night Time Zip Line Rides

Join Grand Vue Park for an evening of Aerial Adventure! Night time zip line rides are available on Saturday, August 19th starting at 9:00 p.m. Treat your family or group to the ride of a lifetime!

Grand Vue Gladiators

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 rewarded if they make it through the course unscathed with a free regular cone from Flurry’s Ice Cream and Sweets located in Grand Vue Park. This event is for all ages and participants must meet high ropes height and weight requirements. General Admission to the Adventure Park ($49.00 pass) or single purchase of high ropes course ($15) required to participate.

Disc Golf 101

Grand Vue Park has two wonderful disc golf courses and one is even ranked in the nation for its quality! Meet a Grand Vue Park staff member at the Red Barn to learn all about disc golf. The staff member will take you through throwing techniques, disc education and answer any questions about Grand Vue Park courses or the game. Beware! Disc golf becomes addicting after one round of play.

Perseids Meteor Shower with the Smart Center

The SMART Center will host a Meteor Shower on Saturday, August 12th from 11:30 p.m. to 3:00 a.m. at the Zip Line Base Camp. Tonight view the Perseids Meteor Shower and the constellations with the new 16” telescope. If you would like to schedule a private session or school trip with the Observatory please contact Robert and Libby Strong of the SMART Center at 304-233-4667.

Grand Vue Gladiators

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 rewarded if they make it through the course unscathed with a free regular cone from Flurry’s Ice Cream and Sweets located in Grand Vue Park. This event is for all ages and participants must meet high ropes height and weight requirements. General Admission to the Adventure Park ($49.00 pass) or single purchase of high ropes course ($15) required to participate.

Grand Vue Gladiators

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 rewarded if they make it through the course unscathed with a free regular cone from Flurry’s Ice Cream and Sweets located in Grand Vue Park. This event is for all ages and participants must meet high ropes height and weight requirements. General Admission to the Adventure Park ($49.00 pass) or single purchase of high ropes course ($15) required to participate.

Middle School Adventure Night

Are you in Middle School? Are you always complaining there is nothing to do? Well this is your night! Grand Vue Park will be hosting Middle School Night at the Aerial Adventure Park. The evening will start off with 2 hours of activity and will conclude with a one hour Dance Party. Prizes will be given out for the fastest male and female up the climbing wall, minute to win it games, and untouchable dance moves. This night is strictly limited to Middle School students. Tickets may be purchased at the gate, but for quick entry tickets may be purchased up to 3 days in advance at the Grand Vue Park Main Office. A Parent or guardian MUST be present at the time of ticket purchase to sign hold harmless waivers, NO EXEPTIONS! Age: entering 6th grade to exiting 8th grade.

Grand Vue Gladiators

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 rewarded if they make it through the course unscathed with a free regular cone from Flurry’s Ice Cream and Sweets located in Grand Vue Park. This event is for all ages and participants must meet high ropes height and weight requirements. General Admission to the Adventure Park ($49.00 pass) or single purchase of high ropes course ($15) required to participate.

9th Annual Turkey Trot

This is an informally timed, non-competitive, family-oriented trail walk/run on the rolling hills of Grand Vue Park. The course covers 3.1 miles of mostly natural multi-use trails throughout the park. Pets are allowed but must remain on a leash at all times. The event will start and finish at the Banquet Hall / Main Office. Registration is at 8:00 a.m. and the event starts at 9:00 a.m. Non-Refundable Entry Fee: $15 for Adults, $12 for Children (12 and under). *Includes a tee-shirt!*

Star Watch with the SMART Centre

Star Watch from 8 p.m. - 10 p.m. at Grand Vue Park’s Zip Line Adventure Area, Shelter #1 — FREE and open to the public.

Orionids Meteor Shower StarWatch

11:00 p.m. onward … Orionids Meteor Shower StarWatch at Grand Vue Park’s at ZipLine Adventure Area, Shelter #1 — FREE and open to the public. See Earth’s Moon (late), planets: Uranus and Neptune, Meteors, and Deep Space Objects!

Campfire Storytelling

Join us for an event for the whole family at the Zip Line Base Camp (Shelter 1). Gather around the blazing hearth and enjoy great tales from funny to frightful by Rich Knoblich. This event is sponsored by the Moundsville-Marshall County Public Library.

Paint and Sip

This month Moon River Studio will be hosting a Pumpkin Paint and Sip. We will be taking 40-50 total participants. This event will take place at the Pool Clubroom and will start at 6 p.m. The cost per person will be $40.00 + tax. Light snacks will be provided but you must bring your own wine. Sign up before all of the spots are full for this session. Contact: 304-845-9810

Campfire Storytelling

Join us for an event for the whole family at the Zip Line Base Camp (Shelter 1). Gather around the blazing hearth and enjoy great tales from funny to frightful by Rich Knoblich. This event is sponsored by the Moundsville-Marshall County Public Library.

StarWatch and MoonWatch

StarWatch and MoonWatch at Grand Vue Park from 8 p.m.to 10 p.m.at the ZipLine Adventure Area, Shelter #1. FREE and open to the public. See Earth’s Moon, and planets Saturn and Mars.

2nd Annual Pawpawpalooza

Join us for a fun filled day at the park. Rise and Shine 5K starts at 9 p.m. Register at http://www.active.com/moundsville-wv/running/distance-running-races/rise-n-shine-5k-2015?int. The 5K is $20 per person by September 9th and $25 after September 9th. A free 2-3 mile Pawpaw hike starts at 12 p.m. at the Amphitheater and will last roughly 2 hours. Pawpaws will be donated to Brew Keepers for a batch of Pawpaw beer. Enjoy a free yoga session at 2 p.m. with Happy Goat Yoga at the Amphitheater. Music will be provided by Shannon Canterbury at the Amphitheater from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at no charge.

Night Time Zip Line Rides

Join us on September 10th for an Adventure filled night. Starting at 8 p.m, the Ohio Valley’s #1 Outdoor Adventure Park will be offering night time zip line rides on our 2,100 ft ride. Call the park office for more information at 304-845-9810.

Donna Ulisse and The Poor Mountain Boys

Donna Ulisse and The Poor Mountain Boys from Nashville, TN will be performing in the Banquet Hall at 7:30 PM. Admission: $10 per person; children age 12 & under $5; and children under the age of 5 get in FREE! Donna is a 4 time IMBA Songwriter of the year nominee. Hear Donna perform songs from her current release Hard Cry Moon. Call the Main Office to purchase tickets for the show. For more information visit http://bluegrasstoday.com/directories/events/donna-ulisses-songwriting-escape-workshop-moundsville-wv/.

Night Time Zip Line

Night time zip lining.

Children’s Nature Program

Topic discussed: Eagles

4th of July Celebration

Grand Vue Park will be once again hosting a Fourth of July Celebration. Join the Park for a day of family fun. There will be a flag hunt and prize giveaway. This is where you look for flags around the park and attached to each flag is some sort of a prize- you may get lucky and get a free stay in one of our new treehouses. We will have a special zipline tour day. We will also be hosting a Red, White and Blue 5k. Events will be going on all day- come join Grand Vue Park.

Grand Vue Park Mountain Bike Challenge

Think you have what it takes? Put your trail riding skills to the test in the Grand Vue Park Mountain Bike Challenge, open to all ages! This race is sanctioned by the West Virginia Mountain Bike Association (WVMBA) and will include races in three classes: Expert, Sport and Beginner. All classes will start at the Red Barn at 12:00pm: Expert Class - 23 miles Sport Class - 16 miles Beginner Class - 8 miles The trails of Grand Vue Park consist of 20 miles of single track and portions of our 4 miles of double track. Experience the rolling hills and spectacular views of Grand Vue Park. The first 200 racers registered will receive a race t-shirt, pint glass, camping and bike wash.