A list of 2018 Events in Greater Morgantown

Plan a trip this year and join in on the fun!

If you’re already planning your vacation details or you thinking about visiting Greater Morgantown for the first time, we’ve got a lineup of both new and returning events that you won’t want to miss this year! Check out the list below and start marking your calendars for your next trip to Mountaineer Country!

*Keep checking back as events and details continue to be added*


January 13: Triple S. Harley Davidson Annual Chili Cook-Off. Think you make the best chili? Enter this chili cook-off to win a cash prize and bragging rights for 2018.

February 10: Cabin Fever Craft Beer Festival takes place every February and features craft beer from around the Mountain State

June 23-24: STIHL Timbersports Pro Lumberjack Competition and Festival

July 21: 30th Annual MedExpress Kids Day in Downtown Morgantown

July 26-29: 14th Annual MountainFest Motorcycle Rally at Mylan Park

July 31-August 4: Mon County Fair 

August 25-26: WV Pop Culture Con at Mylan Park

September 15-16: Register for the 4th Annual Morgantown Marathon and run 26.2 “Almost Heavenly” miles

September 15-16: The West Virginia Wine and Jazz Festival at Camp Muffly 

September 27-30: Head to Preston County for the 77th Annual Buckwheat Festival and enjoy delicious buckwheat cakes all weekend long 

September 28: Morgantown Arts Walk in Downtown Morgantown with a variety of art and entertainment

September 28-30: West Virginia University Fall Family Weekend


September 30: Homerun and Hops Beer Festival 

October (TBD):

  • Balloons Over Morgantown 

October 4-7: West Virginia University Homecoming Weekend and (WVU Homecoming game against Kansas on October 6)

October 4-7: West Virginia University Mountaineer Week–celebrating 71 years of Appalachian Heritage

October 13: Hops on the Mon Beer Festival

Want MORE? Check our events page for all upcoming events and activities throughout Greater Morgantown!

Interested in attending more than one event this weekend? Stay overnight at one of the many hotels and lodgings in Morgantown. Click to reserve your stay.

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