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OSTENACO- History Alive!

July 21, 2017 @ 8:01 pm - 8:05 pm

During the French and Indian War, Ostenaco was a leader of Cherokee warriors who allied with Virginia military leaders against northern tribes fighting with the French. His leadership provided a vital alliance for the British colonial settlements in much of present West Virginia. Ostenaco’s influence contributed significantly to the expansion of English-speaking people into Western Virginia. Portrayed by Doug Wood of Hurricane, WV, at Beech Fork State Park Headquarters Building. 7:00 p.m. Program lasts about one hour. Family-friendly. Open to the public at no cost.


July 21, 2017
8:01 pm - 8:05 pm


Beech Fork State Park
United States