Learn, Experience, Enjoy Appalachian History & Culture
The 17th Annual Appalachian Festival is three big days packed with arts, crafts, entertainment, music, food and fun!
We can't wait to see you in Raleigh County, Friday, August 23 – Sunday, August 25, this year’s festival promises to deliver!
Check out beautiful quilts, stunning art, and crafts lovingly made by over 100 artisans at the Arts & Crafts Fair
Sample delicious cuisine at Taste of Appalachia while enjoying live music.
Listen to live music while having your lunch in the park at Fridays in the Park
For the history buffs (and the brave at heart) take a thrilling Ghost Tour and explore Beckley’s haunted sites.
Tour a once-working Coal Mine at the Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine
Kids can explore and make a craft at the Youth Museum of Southern West Virginia
Don’t miss the Classic Car Show featuring more than 100 classic automobiles at Crossroads Mall
See & Shop the Best of West Virginia at Tamarack
View gallery displays of art by local artists at the Cynthia Bickey Art Gallery
Enjoy the view & visit with park rangers at Grandview National Park
Hear tradional Appalachian tales at Raleigh County Public Library
Tour historic Wildwood House Museum to view Vintage Wedding Gowns Exhibit
There’s more … craft demonstrations, strolling musicians, and bluegrass bands … all the best of West Virginia’s native talent
Don’t miss the Appalachian Festival! It’s sure to delight your senses and put a smile on your face
See you soon!