Appalachian Festival - Beckley-Raleigh County west virginia
Organized by the Beckley-Raleigh County Chamber of Commerce, the Appalachian Festival is now in its 24th year. The week-long Festival includes collaborative partnership of events such as Appalachian Makers Market, WV Wine & Craft Brewery Festival, Appalachian Block Party, Fridays in the Park, Honey Bee Festival, Youth Museum of Southern WV Exhibit, Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine Tours, Tamarack Live Music, Full Moon Bike & Walk, Raleigh Playhouse Performance, Farmers Markets, Youth Library Events, Wildwood Museum Tours, Beckley Art Gallery Exhibits, National Park Ranger Programs, Appalachian Jamboree Concert and Haunted Beckley Ghost Tours throughout the week celebrating Appalachian culture. This year the Chamber is highlighting Appalachian cuisine and local businesses by incorporating a restaurant week into the Festival’s activities. The mission of the Festival continues through the years by adding new events and activities focused on life in Appalachia. We welcome you to join us for all of the events of the 2021 Appalachian Festival.