West Virginia Events

Past 2021 events

April 8-11, 2021 - School of the Longhunter, Prickett's Fort, 88 State Park Road, Fairmont, West Virginia, 26554. Contact  (304) 363-3030 or register at www.prickettsfort.org/register. Intense weekend of instruction, exploring the role of early frontiersmen on the American frontier. Speakers focus on frontier skills of the longhunter. Space is limited and registration is required. Fee is $45.

(Modified event) May 15, 2021 - Instead of Siege of Fort Randolph, the event will be a Fort Randolph History Walk, 1186 Charleston Road, Point Pleasant, West Virginia. Contact Fort Randolph Committee, fortrandolph1776@att.net; Deb Cassady, ftrandolph@yahoo.com, or Fort Randolph Reenactors and Friends Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/events/249958146322840. The history walk will be 11 a.m.-5 p.m. and is to include short presentations by Cornstalk, Capt McKee, Blackfish and other notable individuals. The trading post will be open and a small group of colonial reenactors will be on hand to demonstrate frontier life skills. The number of reenactors is limited and by invitation only.

Sept. 4-5, 2021 - Fort Henry Days 2021, Wheeling, West Virginia. Website, www.forthenrydays.org. A tribute to Wheeling’s frontier era. Setup Friday 8 a.m.-9 p.m. and 7-9 a.m. Saturday. 

Sept. 17-19, 2021 - The Legacy of Mary Ingles, Mary Ingles Trail Associates, Beech Fork State Park, Barboursville, West Virginia 25504. Contact association, 304-937-4505, maryinglestrail@yahoo.com, ridinghorses5.wixsite.com/maryinglestrail.