Lore & Tracking Weekend: Twin Falls

Twin Falls Resort State Park

It is a step back in time to the 18th century when American Indians and European Americans lived closer to nature. From March 3-5, 2023 you’ll learn some of the […]

School of the Longhunter: Prickett’s Fort

Prickett's Fort State Park

Pricketts Fort Foundation offers an intense weekend of instruction, exploring the role of early frontiersmen on the American frontier. The four day venue March 30 - April 2, 2023 includes […]

Historic Attractions Open: Prickett’s Fort

Prickett's Fort State Park

The historic attractions at Prickett’s Fort State Park open for the 2023 season. Tours, events, and historic arts education workshops are offered from April 24 to October 29, 2023. Complete […]

Blennerhassett Estate Gardens and Grounds Tour

Blennerhassett State Park

Learn about the Blennerhassett Estate Gardens and Grounds during this outdoor tour on Blennerhassett Island on Saturday, May 20, 2023 at 1:00p.m. Besides its beautiful island Mansion, what was the […]


Appalachian Blacksmith Association Hammer-In: Prickett’s Fort

Prickett's Fort State Park

Visit Prickett’s Fort State Park and watch some of the best blacksmiths in North Central West Virginia apply their skills. There will be demonstrations throughout the day on many aspects of traditional and modern blacksmithing. Regular fort admission applies. This program/presentation is from 10:00AM until 4:00PM on Saturday, June 10, 2023. If you're looking for […]

Children of the Blennerhassett Mansion: Blennerhassett Island

Blennerhassett State Park

Learn about the children of this famous Blennerhassett Island Family. This program is designed for young people (in grades 3-6) accompanied by parent(s) or grandparent(s). This is a wonderful opportunity for youth and families to engage in the history of Blennerhassett Island and occupants of the island. Join us on Saturday, June 17, 2023 at […]

Artist in Residence – Joel Dugan: Prickett’s Fort

Prickett's Fort State Park

Once again, Prickett’s Fort State Park welcomes Joel Dugan as part of Pricketts Fort Foundation’s artist in residence program. Join him Wednesday - Saturday, June 21 - 24, 2023 from 10:00AM-4:00PM and Sunday June 25 from Noon until 4:00PM. Joel currently resides in Fairmont, West Virginia with his family and serves as the Chair for […]

Intro to Spinning for Adults: Prickett’s Fort

Prickett's Fort State Park

Try your hand at spinning wool at Prickett’s Fort State Park. Participants will receive one hour of personal one-on-one instruction from one of our skilled interpreters on Friday, July 7 or Saturday, July 8, 2023. One-hour sessions are $20 per person and participants must be age 16 and older. One person per session. Please register […]

Civil War Days: Twin Falls

Twin Falls Resort State Park

Wyoming County Historical Museum presents a Civil War reenactment. Everyone is invited. Reenactment participants set up camp and prepare for battle Cannon and gun fire echo across the park at […]

History Alive!: Cass Scenic Railroad

Cass Scenic Railroad State Park

Two noted individuals of American History will be portrayed at Cass Scenic Railroad on Saturday, August 5, 2023 - Stonewall Jackson and Mark Twain. Find us at the Cass Scenic […]

The Legacy of Mary Ingles: Beech Fork

Beech Fork State Park

The Mary Ingles Trail Associates (MITA) presents the 2023 “Legacy of Mary Ingles” encampment and living history event. This year marks the 268th anniversary of Mary Ingles’ odyssey in 1755 […]