80th Anniversary of Holly River

Come celebrate Holly River State Park’s 80th anniversary! The Holly River Restaurant will be open and will serve 80 cent hot dogs all day. The following activities are planned:

  • 9 a.m. Trout Feeding. Meet the naturalist at the park office.
  • 10 a.m. Hike an old growth forest. Meet the foundation volunteer at the park office.
  • 11 a.m. Scavenger Hunt. Multi-age activity with the naturalist at the park office.
  • 11 a.m. Swimming Pool. Anniversary special rate of 80 cent admission.
  • 1 p.m. Birthday/Anniversary Festivities at the school yard festival stage.
  • 1 p.m. Windy Gap School Museum open with one room school games after festivities.
  • 2 p.m. Memorabilia – Shared videos, show and tell. Park souvenirs and stories at the Balli Shelter
  • 2 p.m. Hayrides. Sign up at the park office.
  • 3 p.m. Softball game at the lower ball field. All skill levels welcomed.
  • 9 p.m. Fireside Guitar Sing at the campfire circle near Laurel Fork Trail.

There also will be an informal 5K Run untimed walk/jog on the Holly River Hustle Route. Event is a cooperative effort of the Holly River State Park Foundation and Holly River State Park employees. For event information, contact the Holly River State Park Foundation at 304-924-6553 or Holly River State Park.

Event Details

  • Start Date: May 26, 2018

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