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Bats & Caves Awareness Day

Bats are amazing creatures that play an important role in controlling insects and pollinating plants. Come to the Town of

Firefly Evening & Hike

Why do lightning bugs flash? Are Lightning Bugs and Fireflies the same insect? As evening turns to night, flashes are

Meteor Hike

National Meteor Watch Day is every June 30. If it is cloudless at Cass and you’re looking up, the night

Casting Call!

For those who have wanted to learn how to fish, but never knew where to start, look no further. This

West Virginia Mountain Bike Association (WVMBA) Snowshoe Epic Enduro Championship

Its downhill; its uphill; it’s Enduro. WVMBA is coming back to test the state’s best Enduro riders. Good luck!

Labor Day Celebration

Escape the grind, escape the heat, and come get you some mountain air. We’ll have a fun line-up of goodies

Mark These Upcoming Almost Heaven Summer Events On Your Calendar

Summer in West Virginia is the perfect time to enjoy all the fairs, festivals and other events the Mountain State

All-Day Trip to Petersburg

Your journey begins at Wappocomo Station, situated next to a charming homestead and a sprawling view of the mountains. Enjoy

Downhill Southeast Race

A Snowshoe favorite. If you’ve got what it takes to conquer the steeps of Cheat Mountain, come on out and

Three Ideas for Your Ultimate Almost Heaven Summer Getaway

Summer in West Virginia is filled with wonder. It’s filled with adventure. Filled with memories that will last a lifetime.

Mountain Views: Dining Al Fresco During Spring in Almost Heaven

When the weather warms up and flowers begin blooming through the mountains, dining outside in West Virginia provides a whole

History Alive

During the French and Indian War, Ostenaco was a leader of Cherokee warriors who allied with Virginia military leaders against

History Alive

Join us as history comes to life when the famed author who wrote “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” and “The

Premier Dinner Show

Enjoy West Virginia’s ONLY Branson-style dinner shows. The Gandy Dancer Theatre features two full length dinner shows back to back.

Premier Dinner Show

Enjoy West Virginia’s ONLY Branson-style dinner shows. The Gandy Dancer Theatre features two full length dinner shows back to back.

Premier Dinner Show

Enjoy West Virginia’s ONLY Branson-style dinner shows. The Gandy Dancer Theatre features two full length dinner shows back to back.

Premier Dinner Show

Enjoy West Virginia’s ONLY Branson-style dinner shows. The Gandy Dancer Theatre features two full length dinner shows back to back.

Premier Dinner Show

Enjoy West Virginia’s ONLY Branson-style dinner shows. The Gandy Dancer Theatre features two full length dinner shows back to back.

Premier Dinner Show

Enjoy West Virginia’s ONLY Branson-style dinner shows. The Gandy Dancer Theatre features two full length dinner shows back to back.

Premier Dinner Show

Enjoy West Virginia’s ONLY Branson-style dinner shows. The Gandy Dancer Theatre features two full length dinner shows back to back.

Premier Dinner Show

Enjoy West Virginia’s ONLY Branson-style dinner shows. The Gandy Dancer Theatre features two full length dinner shows back to back.

Premier Dinner Show

Enjoy West Virginia’s ONLY Branson-style dinner shows. The Gandy Dancer Theatre features two full length dinner shows back to back.

Premier Dinner Show

Enjoy West Virginia’s ONLY Branson-style dinner shows. The Gandy Dancer Theatre features two full length dinner shows back to back.

Premier Dinner Show

Enjoy West Virginia’s ONLY Branson-style dinner shows. The Gandy Dancer Theatre features two full length dinner shows back to back.

Premier Dinner Show

Enjoy West Virginia’s ONLY Branson-style dinner shows. The Gandy Dancer Theatre features two full length dinner shows back to back.

Premier Dinner Show

Enjoy West Virginia’s ONLY Branson-style dinner shows. The Gandy Dancer Theatre features two full length dinner shows back to back.

Dolly Sods Wilderness

Pristine Waters. Peaceful Tranquility. West Virginia is a true paradise for anglers.

Almost Heaven provides incredible fishing opportunities for all anglers. From the pristine waters of Summersville Lake to the scenic Cranberry

These train excursions will lead you to stunning places

The sights and sounds you’ll experience on an excursion along the Potomac Eagle Scenic Railroad are unparalleled. American Bald Eagles,

Scenic mountain drives make memories for a lifetime at this annual event

Stunning cars, scenic drives and splendid shows return to The Greenbrier in May. The Greenbrier Concours d’Elegance will be held

Tribute to Musical Legends Dinner Show

Our Tribute to Musical Legends Dinner Show features all the artists you love with comedy and amazing artists, such as

Tribute to Musical Legends Dinner Show

Our Tribute to Musical Legends Dinner Show features all the artists you love with comedy and amazing artists, such as

Tribute to Musical Legends Dinner Show

Our Tribute to Musical Legends Dinner Show features all the artists you love with comedy and amazing artists, such as

Tribute to Musical Legends Dinner Show

Our Tribute to Musical Legends Dinner Show features all the artists you love with comedy and amazing artists, such as

Don’t Miss these Seasonal Finds at Almost Heaven Farmers Markets

Farmers Markets around West Virginia carry fresh, local produce throughout the year – but especially in spring and summer. Local

Miniature Golf Provides Family Fun in Almost Heaven

West Virginia features incredible golf courses throughout the state: Canaan Valley Resort State Park. Stonewall Resort State Park. Twin Falls Resort State

Bring Your Four-Legged Friends Along for These Almost Heaven Adventures

It’s hard to beat an adventure in Almost Heaven. One thing that can always make an adventure better, though, is

Premier Dinner Show

Enjoy West Virginia’s ONLY Branson-style dinner shows. The Gandy Dancer Theatre features two full length dinner shows back to back.

Premier Dinner Show

Enjoy West Virginia’s ONLY Branson-style dinner shows. The Gandy Dancer Theatre features two full length dinner shows back to back.

Premier Dinner Show

Enjoy West Virginia’s ONLY Branson-style dinner shows. The Gandy Dancer Theatre features two full length dinner shows back to back.

These trails are the Perfect Way to Explore Almost Heaven

Trails are an incredible way to discover the scenic beauty of Almost Heaven. Around the state, more than 375 miles

Four Ways to Spend Earth Day in Almost Heaven

Earth Day offers a fantastic opportunity to explore the many forms of outdoor recreation that the Mountain State has to

Earth Day on the Farm

Help us plant 100 trees along the Cacapon River, learn about the importance of trees to our river health and

Enjoy Southern Hospitality in Almost Heaven at These Charming Places to Stay

Around the state, charming hotels and motels welcome guests with southern hospitality each day. From historic hotels to unique motels,

Veteran’s Day Trough Trip

Your journey begins at Wappocomo Station, situated next to a charming homestead and a sprawling view of the mountains. Enjoy

A Family-Friendly Spring Break to Almost Heaven

Spring break is the perfect time to gather the family for a getaway to the Mountain State. West Virginia’s rolling

An Almost Heaven Easter in the Mountains

Spring is the time for the flowers to bloom, the trees to blossom and the sun to shine down on

6 Springtime Gems in West Virginia

As Almost Heaven comes alive with greenery and budding flowers in the spring, it’s the perfect time to discover new

Spring break adventures that will clear your mind and warm your spirit

Warm temperatures. Crisp morning air. A longing for adventure. Spring has found its way back to the Mountain State and

Pocahontas Hide-a-Way

Giant rapids. Your best friends. A once-in-a-lifetime adventure. Spring rafting in Almost Heaven.

Whitewater rafting in West Virginia during the spring is an experience like no other. It’s the perfect chance to shake

The Nature Conservancy in West Virginia

Gold Rush Returns to West Virginia

For the fifth year in a row, the anxiously awaited statewide stockings of the Mountain State’s very own golden rainbow

Disc Golf Tournament

Enjoy the cooler air and participate in our first ever disc golf tournament. There is no entry fee and registration

Austin Walkin’ Cane

Austin Walkin’ Cane plays original & classic delta blues, featuring slide guitar and soulful vocals. His blues gumbo repertoire can

Best State Parks in the Spring

State Parks around Almost Heaven come alive each spring with gorgeous wildflowers, lush greenery and a wide variety of outdoor

Mineral County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB)

ArtSpring Festival

Annual ArtSpring Festival MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND MAY 22, 23, 24, 2020 TUCKER COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA Tucker County’s Annual Celebration of

The Sweetback Sisters

Technically speaking, The Sweetback Sisters come from Brooklyn, but philosophically, they hail from a parallel universe, one where country music

ArtSpring Gallery

ArtSpring Gallery @ Cottrill’s Opera House presents Paintings by Ruth Blackwell Rogers APRIL 5TH – MAY 17TH, 2019 “FOREST TYPES”

Hickory Wind with Bob Shank

Highland Arts welcomes Keyser native Bob Shank and his band Hickory Wind, for a concert after a long absence. Bob

South Branch Riverfest

This new festival, located in the state’s eastern Potomac Highlands, celebrates the South Branch Valley’s natural beauty, outdoor recreation, and

Scenic Drives. Breathtaking Waterfalls. The Perfect Combination for your next Almost Heaven Road Trip

Throughout West Virginia, visitors have access to countless beautiful waterfalls with jaw-dropping views. Coincidentally, many of the most iconic waterfalls

These Trails Will Lead You to Extraordinary Waterfalls

With more than 200 waterfalls in the Mountain State, each hike that leads you to one of these wonders of

Discover Nature Day

Discover Nature Day will be returning for its eighth consecutive year at the Seneca Rocks Discovery Center on April 27.

Experience the Best of Winter or Spring at These Stunning Places

Make the most of this time as winter transitions into spring and get out and explore the Mountain State. From

Beautiful, Vibrant Wildflowers Await along these Scenic Drives

In the spring, the Mountain State comes alive with beautiful blooming wildflowers. Throughout the state – especially in late April

Scout & Explorer Weekend

Park naturalists invite but all youth to “Scout & Explorer Weekend.” A variety of hands-on activities are planned and scheduled

4848 Festival

As an alternative to the campout festival, the inaugural 4848 Festival is offering festival lovers an evolved summer experience. Taking

Birding Weekend

Join Casey Rucker as you venture into the woods to listen and discover the beautiful birds of West Virginia.

Wanderlust Festival

Wanderlust’s mission is to help you find your true north, to live a healthy and inspired life. We’ve hand-selected world-renowned

Green Day Hike

Wear your green and join Naturalist Chris Bartley on Saturday, March 16 at 10:00 a.m. at the parking lot just

Fishing adventures that take you off the beaten path in Almost Heaven

It’s no secret that West Virginia is home to some of the best fishing on the East Coast. The state’s

Beautiful Gardens. Unique Plants and Wildlife. Discover it all this spring in Almost Heaven

Spring is quickly approaching in the Mountain State, and vibrant colors are making their way back to iconic Almost Heaven

Star Party

Join us, if it is clear, for our monthly star party. Admission is free. Staff astronomers and engineers who know

Scenic Vistas. Winding roads. Wilderness Adventures. A guide to the Highland Scenic Highway

In the heart of the Monongahela National Forest lies one of the most beautiful and scenic drives found anywhere on

Mountain Maple 5K Run

Join us at Hidden Meadows for an overnight stay and an energizing run or hike. Mountain Maple Run: Sunday, April

Once winter is over, these resorts help create one-of-a-kind spring memories

Summer memories last a lifetime in Almost Heaven. Something about the sun shining, lush greenery and flowers and outdoor adventures,

These Almost Heaven Views are Perfect – in Spring or Snow!

Whether the Mountain State is covered in sparkling snow or lush greenery, the views the state provides never disappoint. Here

A “Grand” Experience in Almost Heaven: Did you know about West Virginia’s own grand canyons?

The Grand Canyon has long been regarded as one of the many wonders of the world. Travelers frequently flock to

Discover snowshoeing in the backcountry terrain of Almost Heaven this winter

West Virginia’s trails are some of the finest on the east coast – leading visitors to overlooks that reveal the

Last-minute winter adventures in Almost Heaven

As winter winds down, many have their sights set on spring. However, now is as good of a time as

Sit Back. Relax. Experience Dishes from Around the World in Almost Heaven

Sit down, relax and enjoy delicious cuisines from around the world in the Mountain State. From German to Filipino, West

Looking for Amazing Winter Experiences? Winter in West Virginia is Unlike Anywhere Else

Cozy fires. Warm gloves. Hot cocoa. Chilly adventures. Winter in West Virginia is unlike anywhere else. From the longest sled

Longing to Spend Time with Family? These Ski Resorts are Perfect for Family Trips

Life is all about making new memories and experiencing new things each and every day. Here in the Mountain State

Almost Heaven is the perfect place to learn to snowboard

Fresh powder. A down-hill rush. Ultimate adventure. Snowboarding in the Mountain State is special, and it’s the perfect thrill for

Augusta Heritage Festival

The Augusta Festival is an annual celebration of traditional music, dance and craft – the grand finale to the summer

Ramps and Rail Festival

The Annual Ramps and Rail Festival is held every year in Elkins on the last weekend of April. The festival

Strap on Your Skis for the Thrill of a Lifetime Under the Stars in Almost Heaven

Experience the thrill of making turns as the sun sets behind you with night skiing. This winter, take advantage of

Valentine’s Day for every kind of West Virginian

Valentine’s Day is recognized as a day of love and appreciation. Find that perfect gift or adventure for your significant

This Winter, Experience Tubing in Almost Heaven. Soon You’ll Be Longing For More.

Chilly temps and good times make for the best of memories. This winter experience the best of both in Almost

Almost Heaven adventures for all to enjoy

The Mountain State is home to world-class adventure and exploration, offering a wide variety of options depending on visitors’ interests.

A romantic Valentine’s Day in the mountains of Almost Heaven

This Valentine’s Day, treat that special someone in your life to a uniquely West Virginian experience. The Mountain State has

Factory Tours for Breweries, Wineries and Distilleries

West Virginia is home to incredible businesses – many of which open their doors to share their crafts with the

Gold Rush

The West Virginia Gold Rush returns March 29 – April 9, 2022. For the fifth year in a row, the

The Ultimate Guide to Winter in Almost Heaven

This winter, we did our research and curated the ultimate guide to winter in Almost Heaven. From sledding down the

Romance in the mountains: Date ideas for that special someone in West Virginia

So you want to treat that special someone to an unforgettable trip, but you don’t know where to go? In

The trip you’ve been longing for. Memories in the making. That’s Almost Heaven.

If you’re looking to visit West Virginia, these iconic adventures are perfect ways to see Almost Heaven. Whether you’re looking

A look at 2019 in West Virginia: Important dates and events you don’t want to miss

Mark your calendars for these 2019 events in Almost Heaven. Which ones will you be attending? FEBRUARY: Cabin Fever Craft

Travel every Almost Heaven region

Each region in Almost Heaven is home to beautiful sites. From gentle rolling farmland to deep gorges and canyons, the