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. For more information about these listings and other attractions and performances, send us a message or call (800) 458-7373.

*Keep checking back as 2019 events and details continue to be added*

January 26: 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 2019.

February 9: Cabin Fever Craft Beer Festival takes place every February and features craft beer from around the Mountain State.

March 2-3: Join us at Mylan park for the 28th Annual West Virginia Fishing, Hunting & Outdoor Sports Show.

March 16: Cupcakes and Craft Beer Festival!

April 27: A one-day Chocolate Lovers’ extravaganza inviting the public to indulge themselves in an array of chocolate creations.

May 4: Irish Road Bowling at Coopers Rock!

May 10: Spring Arts Walk in Downtown Morgantown! Check out work by local artisans.

June 29: STIHL Timbersports Pro Lumberjack Festival at Triple S Harley-Davidson.

July 13: New Deal Festival at Arthurdale Heritage.

July 20: 30th Annual MedExpress Kids Day in Downtown Morgantown.

July 25-28: 15th Annual MountainFest Motorcycle Rally at Mylan Park.

July 26: Main Street Morgantown’s July Art Walk

August 1:  7th Annual Morgantown History Museum Best Chef Cook-Off

August 3: 3rd Annual Preston County Music and Arts Festival

August 11: Great Pepperoni Roll Cookoff!

August 13-17: Mon County Fair

August 17: Celebrating Woodburn and Arts Community Festival

August 23-25: 7th Annual West Virginia Tattoo Expo

August 23-24: Wild & Wonderful Country Fest

August 24: 2nd Annual Ride for Kids West Virginia

August 24: 3rd Annual Cheat Lake Regatta

September 27-29: West Virginia University Fall Family Weekend


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

September 22: Register for the 5th Annual Morgantown Marathon and run 26.2 “Almost Heavenly” miles.

September 21-22: The West Virginia Wine and Jazz Festival at Camp Muffly.

September 26-29: Head to Preston County for the 78th Annual Buckwheat Festival and enjoy delicious buckwheat cakes all weekend long

September 27: The Home Run and Hops Craft Beer Festival is made for fans of craft beer and baseball. Held at the Monongalia County Ballpark, this great event is full of beer, fun, and home runs!

September 28: Attend the 3rd Annual Hops on the Mon Craft Beer and Food Festival, taking place in Downtown Morgantown.

October 24-27: Fly away with the Balloons Over Morgantown event happening at the Morgantown Municipal Airport. Catch the Night Glow event, happening the night before at the Morgantown Mall, for a chance to take a closer look at these floating wonders.

October 4-6: West Virginia University Homecoming Weekend


November 1 -9: West Virginia University Mountaineer Week–celebrating 72 years of Appalachian Heritage

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