Oglebay to Host Memorial Day Fireworks Saturday

WHEELING – In celebration of Memorial Day, OglebayPark is kicking off the summer season with a breathtaking fireworks display and a variety of activities the whole family will enjoy.

The fireworks display will begin at 9:15 p.m. Saturday over Schenk Lake. Visitors may view the fireworks from the safety of their vehicles or from a preferred location within the park so long as social distancing is observed.

To celebrate the Memorial Day weekend, the park is offering 50 percent discounts off Oglebay Activity Wristband Friday through Monday. Activity Wristbands include admission to the following park activities: mini golf, pedal boats, aqua cycles, kayaks, aerial course, bike rentals and outdoor tennis. Half-price wristbands may be purchased at the Schenk Lake Boathouse. Social distancing will be observed for all park activities, and group activities will be limited to 25 guests or less.

Due to government guidelines, the following activities are currently unavailable: outdoor pool, Good Zoo, Mansion Museum and Glass Museum.

While visiting the park, take a seat on the beautiful, recently-renovated Crispin Center patio and experience Oglebay’s newest outdoor dining venue.

Enjoy beautiful scenery as you dine on summer favorites from gourmet burgers to our famous crab cakes on Fridays and Saturdays from 4- 8 p.m. and Sundays from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Twilight golf specials also are available. Check at the Speidel Golf Club. – In Schenk Lake also will be the site for the annual Fishing Tournament on Sunday from 9-11 a.m. Prizes for catching the largest fish will be awarded in the following categories: Kids (ages 10 and under) and Adults (ages 10 and up).

Social distancing will be observed, and all group activities will be limited to 25 guests or less.

Oglebay Stables -are offering pony rides and trail rides Friday through Sunday by appointment only. Call 304-243-4042 for reservations.

For more information on these activities and future events and promotions, visit www.oglebay.com.


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