The Mountain State Forest Festival is one of the largest and oldest festivals in West Virginia originating in 1930. The
Kicking off Thursday evening, this four-day event is chock full with parades, vendors, carnival rides, free concerts at the amphitheater, and of course, fireworks and the Great Rubber Duck Race on the Greenbrier River.
The WV Strawberry Festival is a unique, traditional celebration to honor the strawberry harvest. Enthusiastic volunteers provide good, family style entertainment that offers exciting educational and cultural events for everyone. Children and adults alike will enjoy the fun and thrills of the carnival. Take a stroll through the arts and craft exhibits, quilt show, photography show, or the souvenir shop. Enjoy the variety of Main Street and Courthouse entertainment or stop by the band competition, car show, strawberry auction, or your favorite sporting event. You won't want to miss the huge block parties of entertainment on Main Street on Friday and Saturday nights. Come join us and you'll discover that there is no better way to begin your summer!
79th Mountain State Forest Festival "Spark the Senses" will be featuring LONESTAR in Concert, Yuengs & Wings Cook-Off, Craft Beer Fest, 10K Run, Photography Competition, Juried Art Show, Crafts & More, Quilt Shows, Amusements & Vendors, (3) Parades, Band Field Competition and the Royal Coronation of Queen Silvia with the Honorable Earl Ray Tomblin crowning Madeline Hope Ross as Queen Silvia LXXIX on Friday, October 2, 2015. Join the many events and traditions of one of WV's oldest and largest festivals.