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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

The Third Annual West Virginia Food Truck Festival is just around the Corner

One day a year, food trucks from around West Virginia will gather in Putnam County for the West Virginia Food

An Almost Heaven B&B Might Be for You if…

Cozy retreats. Historic locations. Fine Dining. Scenic Sights. Nestled in Almost Heaven, beautiful, historic, charming bed and breakfasts greet visitors

This James Beard Award-Winning Restaurant has been a Huntington Staple for more than 80 Years

Since 1938, Jim’s Steak and Spaghetti House has been a staple of the Huntington community. The restaurant has been a

Major Taylor Mountain Summit

The 2019 Major Taylor Mountain Summit is the best bicycle training camp in early spring. Enjoy five days of routes

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

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

Vibrant Flowers and Historic Homes: Find Them This Spring in Almost Heaven

As spring breathes life back into the mountains of West Virginia, many homes around the state open their doors for

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

Mother’s Day Tea Party

Join Sweet and Sassy Bakery for the 3rd Annual Mother’s Day Tea Party! The party will take place on the

Vineyard in the Village

Join us for our 3rd Annual wine festival, Vineyard in the Village presented by Galaxy Distributing. The event will be

Austin Walkin’ Cane

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

The Great Train Raid

The 4th Annual Great Train Raid brings the history of The Martinsburg Roundhouse and the Civil War to life with

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

ArtSpring Festival

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

World War II Weekend WV

We are excited to announce West Virginia’s World War II living history weekend Saturday, May 4, in downtown Fayetteville West

Third Infinity Live at The Upper Room

Enjoy the transcendent sonic experience of Infinite Third live in The Room Upstairs, a beautiful turn-of-the-century-ballroom turned small theater located

All Together Arts Week Grand Finale Parade & Day of Merriment

The most whimsical day of the year in downtown Princeton! Don your faerie wings, grab some glitter and join the

Trail Maintenance Weekend

What would you do for an almost FREE two-night stay in an ACE Cozy Cabin? How about help with some

The Sweetback Sisters

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

The Church Sisters Live at The Room Upstairs

Catch this exquisite country duo live in The Room Upstairs, a beautiful turn-of-the-century-ballroom turned small theater located in the Mercer

Lilly Comer Live at Appalachian Coffee House

Friday April 5th at 6:00 to 9:00 First Fridays in Downtown Princeton are back and we’re hosting live music to

ArtSpring Gallery

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

Ronnie McDowell at Sagebrush Round-Up

Legendary Nashville country music artist, Ronnie McDowell will perform at Sagebrush Round-Up. Sagebrush Round-Up is the host of a weekly

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

Sue Browning Wildflower Hike

It’s springtime! Join the Woman’s Club of Omar and Chief Logan State Park for the annual wildflower hike/walk. This year’s

To Kill a Mockingbird

Southern Coalition for the Arts presents Harper Lee’s “To Kill a Mockingbird”. After the Montgomery Bus Boycott, before the March

Father’s Day Cruise-In Car Show

Classic cars fill the downtown streets at Main Street Martinsburg’s Father’s Day Cruise-In Car Show. All cars are welcomes, and

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

Martinsburg Wine Fest

The Martinsburg Wine Fest will bring together amazing wineries, great music and amazing food that is sure to please the palate;

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

All Together Arts Week

Experience a week in the life of the arts in Mercer County, West Virginia! Visit venues you’ve always wanted to

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

Spending your Saint Patrick’s Day in Almost Heaven

This Saint Patrick’s Day, you can celebrate Irish heritage no matter where you are in the Mountain State. Put on

Green Day Hike

Meet park naturalist and avid historian Jacob Jackson at 1:30 p.m. at the nature center. The walk/hike will venture out

Green Day Hike

It’s a Green Day Hike starting at 10:00 a.m. from Chief Logan Museum/Gift Shop. A great activity on St. Patrick’s

Harps. Angelic voices. It’s only found in Almost Heaven.

The Wheeling Jamboree is one of last remaining shows of its kind. It is the second oldest country music radio

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

Chocolate Walk

Join us for an evening of chocolate bliss as we kick off the 17th Annual Hey Girlfriend weekend. Sample a

Birding Weekend

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

Frozen, Jr.

Disney’s worldwide phenomenon is taking the Coalfield Jamboree by (snow) storm! The enchanting modern classic from Disney is ready to entertain

Walks in the Park

Discover the joys of bird watching!  March 3, 17, 31 and April 6 and 20 at 8:00 am.  The walk will begin

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

Float The Fork

Float the Fork is a paddling event and celebration on the West Fork River. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and

Legends Weekend

Did you know that 27 United States Presidents have visited America’s Resort™? Were you aware that The Greenbrier was once

A Mother’s Rest

Enjoy three nights of peace, sleep and friendship with other moms who already understand your challenges. Breakfast is offered daily.

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

Walks in the Park

Discover the joys of bird watching!  March 2, 16 and 30, 2019 at 8:00 am.  The walk will begin at

A unique escape. A fresh perspective. A special ride through Clay County’s mountains

A rail trail has been in the works in Clay County for quite some time. The floods of June 2016

Smokin’ On The Buffalo BBQ Brawl

A Kansas City Barbeque Society sanctioned event with KCBS certified judges.  The winner of this event will get a chance to represent

Valley Falls Challenge XC

XC – Cross Country: 5 to qualify for series Championship. Calculated using your top 6 races + trail points + Championship

Valley Falls Enduro Race

Riders can expect 3-4 stages of timed runs. These will be mostly downhill, but there may be flats or small

Star Party

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

Mountain State History Expo

Discover the rich history of Marion County and West Virginia through historically-themed exhibits from individuals and organizations that strive to

Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs

The Charleston Ballet presents Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs March 8-9, 2019 Civic Center Little Theatre 7:30 pm This spring,

Family Forager Fun Run

This event will consist of a one-mile fun run for children ages 6-12 (split into two age groups) combined with

Armed Forces Day Parade

The 60th Armed Forces Day parade to honor and celebrate our Military Forces. “Land of the Free” is the parade

Earth Box Container Gardening

Join Master Gardener Jim Rye to learn how to container garden in an Earth Box as well as principles underlying

Great Spring Egg Hunt

Join us for a fun afternoon of egg hunting and more! In collaboration with Cheat Lake, Life Above the Ordinary

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,

Visit these Hidden Castles in Almost Heaven

Hidden throughout West Virginia, castles can be found that will that take you back in time. Beautiful architecture, manicured grounds

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

Rich History & Scenic Beauty Lie On Every Corner of This Trail

Journey across the Washington Heritage Trail, a trail that George Washington himself blazed throughout his incredible life. The trail begins

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

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

ENTERTAINMENT EXPLORER: Historic Lewisburg, Topping Must-Do Lists from Around the Country

Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Bureau, Entertainment Explorers Since its earliest days, Lewisburg has been a literal crossroads and commercial hub for

Ramps and Rail Festival

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

You can get an up-close look at these Almost Heaven factories

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

Good Times and New Experiences Await Ahead at these Almost Heaven Casinos

Nights spent with good friends and fun adventures make for lasting memories. Venture to the casinos around the state for

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.

The peculiar story of West Virginia’s world-traveling mummies

Believe it or not, West Virginia is home to two scientific anomalies. In the small, historic town of Philippi, visitors

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

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

Most Instagram-friendly spots in West Virginia

Scenic views. Toppling ice cream sundaes. Tall waterfalls. These moments all call for photos. And, West Virginia has an abundance

Top 10 places to get inspired in West Virginia

There’s inspiration at every turn in Almost Heaven. Whether it’s a beautiful piece or architecture or the highest point in

This is your first step to planning a vacation to Almost Heaven

  You can almost hear the rushing waters of waterfalls, the birds chirping and the the pure, unspoiled sound of

Your Guide to Exploring the Monongahela National Forest

The Monongahela National Forest covers a massive area of nearly one million acres and is bursting with breathtaking scenery and

These special West Virginia buildings feature unique architecture and history

While West Virginia is known for its rolling hills, gorgeous mountains and abundance of wildlife, it is also home to

WWII Re-enactment Festival

WWII Re-enactment Festival in Fayetteville, WV. More info TBA

Have you been to West Virginia’s six national parks?

National parks offer incredible opportunities to experience history, explore the state’s natural beauty and venture to gorgeous places you’ve never

I-77 Speedway

Opening day of dirt track racing features Street Stock, Late Model, Modified, Steel Block, Sport Mod, and Mini Wedge divisions.

Not Far From the Tree: This family-owned West Virginia farm is fun for everyone

Since 1927, Gritt’s Farm has worked to maintain its mission and vision: “to preserve and advance our families commitment to

These Almost Heaven restaurants are serving new approaches to Appalachian cuisine

Across West Virginia, we are seeing chefs highlighting the importance of authentic dishes. Appalachian food is popular across much of

Murder Mystery Dinner: The Inn Spectre

ACE Adventure Resort is hosting a murder mystery dinner theater with a home-style buffet in the Lakeside Dining Room on

These unique places to stay can only be found in Almost Heaven

Everyone needs a change in their normal routine from time to time. When planning your next vacation to West Virginia,

Spring Arts Walk

Enjoy live music while strolling through more than 40 downtown businesses and perusing artwork from local artists.

BANFF Mountain Film Festival

The largest and most prestigious mountain film festival showcasing award winning films and audience favorites from more than 650 films

West Virginia Cities by Day & Night

The Mountain State is home to a mix of vibrant, eclectic, unique and historic cities that are perfect for wandering

Did you know about this unique music trail in Almost Heaven?

Throughout much of eastern West Virginia, you can follow a special trail of unique, historic venues that make up what

Your Guide to Snowshoe Mountain Resort

This winter, experience both a luxurious and adventurous getaway at Snowshoe Mountain Resort. At Snowshoe, there is always something exciting