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Windfest 2021

July 2 - July 4

Family fun activities are scheduled over the three-day Windfest 2021 weekend at Canaan Valley Resort.

Friday, July 2, 2021

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.: Mitch’s Kettle Corn & Pork Rinds & Grannie Mae’s Food Trailer Hot Dog, Nachos, Nacho Supreme, Chips, Fudge Puppies, Soda, Water

11:00 a.m. until Sunset: Scenic Chairlift Rides
Get a breathtaking bird’s eye view of the valley and Allegheny Mountains from our chairlift. The picturesque landscape becomes even more so in the fall as the leaves change and surround you in a sea of color. It’s the best seat in the house. Ride the lift both ways or get off at the top and hike the two miles back to base camp. Whichever you choose, you will not be disappointed. Please note: Guests are required to wear close-toed shoes on the lift. (Last Ticket Sold at 8:00 p.m)

5:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m.: Wagon Ride/Marshmallow Roast
Take an evening wagon ride through the park, and enjoy an old-fashioned campfire complete with marshmallow roast. *Register in the Beech Club, Meet in front of Main Lodge. Fee charged: Adult $7 / Jr. $4 (ages 6-12). *Small children are free w/parents.

6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Crandall Creek Mountainside Music Series on the Quenchers Plaza Live Slopeside. Free to the Public. Grab a bite at Quenchers Pub and purchase tickets for a Sunset Scenic Chairlift ride.

9:00 p.m. Star Gazing Party
Introduction to telescopes and types of accessories. Bring your own binoculars or telescope to gaze at the stars in the night sky. Guest may use provided telescopes if they do not bring their own. Build a star chart, learn the basics.

Saturday, July 3, 2021

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.: Mitch’s Kettle Corn & Pork Rinds and Grannie Mae’s Food Trailer Hot Dog, Nachos, Nacho Supreme, Chips, Fudge Puppies, Soda, Water

11:00 a.m. until Sunset: Scenic Chairlift Rides (see Friday for description) (Last Ticket Sold at 8:00 p.m.)

11:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m. Kite Building Workshop
New Era Kite Club will offer workshops for children and adults of all ages. Learn how to design and build your own kite and fly them afterwards. Small fee charged.

12:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m.: Jumbo Kites & Stunt Kite Demos
Learn how to fly stunt kites, including the 115’ cobra snake, gigantic octopus, and many more large kites and see the 150’ turbine.

2:00 p.m.: The Wheeling Symphony Orchestra (Bear Paw Plaza)

5:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m.: Wagon Ride/Marshmallow Roast (see Friday for description)

Sunday, July 4, 2021

9:00 a.m. Blackwater River Trail Hike
Hike this gentle trail and find out about the community of trees known as the Northern Hardwoods. Enjoy the excellent views of the upper Blackwater River. Meet at trailhead located near the golf clubhouse. Easy walking.

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Mitch’s Kettle Corn & Pork Rinds and Grannie Mae’s Food Trailer Hot Dog, Nachos, Nacho Supreme, Chips, Fudge Puppies, Soda, Water

11:00 a.m. – Sunset: Scenic Chairlift Rides
(see Friday for description) (Last Ticket Sold at 8:00 p.m.)

11:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m. Kite Building Workshop
New Era Kite Club will offer workshops for children and adults of all ages. Learn how to design and build your own kite and fly them afterwards. Small fee charged.

12:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m. Jumbo Kites & Stunt Kite Demos
Learn how to fly stunt kites, including the 115’ cobra snake, gigantic octopus, and many more large kites and see the 150’ turbine.

For more information, contact Dave Vance, 304-866-4121 ext 2678, [email protected] or www.canaanresort.com and click “Events” for this activity and more.

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Start:
July 2
End:
July 4

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Canaan Valley Resort State Park
230 Main Lodge Rd
Davis, WV 26260 United States
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Phone:
304-866-1421

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