Fairs and Festivals 2016

Town & Country Days Set for Aug. 13-20

NEW MARTINSVILLE —  Town & Country Days, Wetzel County’s annual festival, offers a host of fun and entertaining events Aug. 13-20 just east of New Martinsville. The festival also has a heaping helping of quality entertainment, delicious food, crafts, farm and home displays ...

Elizabethtown Festival Harkens to Early Days

MOUNDSVILLE — The annual Elizabethtown Festival will be held Sept. 10-11 at the former West Virginia Penitentiary in Moundsville. The festival celebrates the traditions and customs of the past. Marvel at demonstrations by artisans making apple butter, churning butter, making bread, weaving, ...

Polish Festival Begins With Mass

WEIRTON — Sacred Heart of Mary Parish in Weirton will celebrate their annual Polish Fest on Sunday, Aug. 7 from noon-8 p.m. at the Serbian Picnic Grounds in Weirton. The festivities will begin with a Polka Mass at noon.  Music for the Mass will be provided by Tom Zielinsky on his ...

Greece Comes to Wheeling

WHEELING — The parishioners of St. John the Divine Greek Orthodox Church, 2215 Chapline St., Wheeling,  are hosting their 16th annual Grecian Food Festival on July 27-30 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. each day. Since the year 2000, the community of St. John the Divine has hosted a multi-day ...

Celebrate Lebanese Culture at Mahrajan

WHEELING —  Our Lady of Lebanon Church in Wheeling will host its 83rd annual Mahrajan — a Lebanese Festival —  on Sunday, Aug. 14 at Oglebay Park. The Mahrajan will open with a Maronite Catholic Liturgy to celebrate the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Continuing ...

Little Italy Comes to Wheeling on July 22-24

WHEELING — The Upper Ohio Valley Italian Heritage Festival will once again heat up Wheeling’s Heritage Port on July 22-24. The annual festival will bring the sights, sounds and tastes of Italy to the Friendly City as vendors line Water Street and the port grounds. The festival opens at ...

Whiskey Rebellion Retold at Annual Festival

WASHINGTON, Pa. —  The Whiskey Rebellion Festival celebrates the heritage and unique character of the region by focusing on the historical significance of the Whiskey Rebellion, a history that is unique to western Pennsylvania and primarily Washington County. The festival honors the ...