2019 Event Schedule


MAY

May 4 & 5 – Antique Gas Engine Show

Location: WV State Farm Museum
Address: 1458 Fairground Road Point Pleasant, WV 25550
Time: 9 am to 5 pm, daily

Description: Come explore the exhibits! See a working saw mill, display of small engines and antique tractors. Over 30 historic buildings and numerous other exhibits.

Schedule: Saturday, May 4 – Antique & Farm Tractor Pull, 1 pm; Sunday, May 5 – Church Services, 9 am; Gospel Sing, 1:30 pm. Country Store & Kitchen open all day.

Other: Camping is available.

Cost: Admission is free!

Contact: 304-675-5737 / wvsfm@wvfarmuseum.org

Website: www.wvfarmmuseum.org

May 10 – Shanty Boat Night

Location: Point Pleasant First Church of God Ministry Center
Address: 2401 Jefferson Avenue Point Pleasant, WV 25550
Time: 6:30 pm

Description: Ticket includes dinner, entertainment, and door prizes

Other: Limited number of tickets being sold. Event benefits the Point Pleasant River Museum & Learning Center

Cost: Call for pricing

Contact: 304-674-0144 / museum@pprivermuseum.com

Website: www.pprivermuseum.com

 

May 17-19 – Siege of Fort Randolph

Location: Fort Randolph at Krodel Park
Address: 400 Viand Street Point Pleasant, WV 25550
Time: 9 am to 5 pm

Description: See demonstrations and learn about frontier life skills in the Fort and nearby Indian Village. Outdoor Drama on Saturday.
Schedule: Friday, May 17 – School tours, 9 am to 2 pm; Gates close at 5 pm. Saturday, May 18 – Demonstrations 9 am to noon; Trade blanket shopping 9 am to 11 am; Flag Raising Ceremony, 10 am; Magistrate Court, 12:30 pm; “The Siege of Fort Randolph: The Death of Cornstalk” Outdoor Drama, 2 pm; Running of the Gauntlet at the Indian Village, 3 pm; Auction, 4 pm. Gates close at 5 pm. Sunday, May 19 – Gates open at 9 am; Church services, 10 am. Gates close at 2 pm.

Other: Gift shop is open during Fort hours.

Cost: General Admission is $3, Children 6 and under free

Contact: Craig Hesson, 304-675-7933 / chesson1774@suddenlink.net or Barbara Kemper, nonhelema1777@yahoo.com

Website: fortrandolph.weebly.com

 

 

 

May 25 – AMVETS Memorial Day Parade

Location: Main Street Point Pleasant
Time: 1 pm

Schedule: Line up at 12:30 (1100 Main Street) / Parade at 1 pm

Other: Sponsored by Mason County AMVETS Post 2

Contact: Dennis Rayburn, 304-674-3663 / dennis.rayburn@suddenlink.net


JUNE

June 1 – Antique Tractor Pull

Location: WV State Farm Museum
Address: 1458 Fairground Road Point Pleasant, WV 25550
Time: 5 pm

Other: Country Store & Kitchen will be open

Cost: Admission is Free

Contact: 304-675-5737 / wvsfm@wvfarmmuseum.org

Website: www.wvfarmmuseum.org

 

June 1 – 29th Annual Bend Area C.A.R.E./Budweiser Catfish Tournament

Location: Mason Park & Levy
Time: 7:30 am – 4 pm

Contact: Elvis Zerkle, 304-812-6254 / elvis.zerkle@icl-group.com

 

June 8 – Bikes, BBQ & Bluegrass

Location: Downtown Point Pleasant
Address: 4th Street Point Pleasant, WV 25550
Time: 8 am – 5 pm

Admission: Fees varies for competitions and concerts

Description: Bikes & BBQ has now grown into "Bikes, BBQ, & Bluegrass!" You can expect the best BBQ around, a BBQ competition, bicycle tour rides, and a whole lot of bluegrass! Look forward to hearing some string bending songs from the likes of: Alan Bibey & Grasstowne, The JackTown Ramblers, The Half Bad Bluegrass Band, and more! Register for the bike tour on TriStateRacer.com BBQ competition information coming soon!

Contact: 304-675-2360

Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/2261633117191874/

 

June 28 & 29 – Liberty Days

Location: Fort Randolph at Krodel Park
Address: 400 Viand Street Point Pleasant, WV 25550
Time: Varies

Schedule: TBA

Contact: Deb Cassidy, ftrandolph@yahoo.com

Website: fortrandolph.weebly.com

 

 

 

JULY

July 4 – Point Pleasant Liberty Fest Parade

Location: Main Street Point Pleasant
Time: 5:30 pm

Schedule Line up at 5 pm (1100 Main Street) / Parade at 5:30 pm

Contact: Point Pleasant City Building, 304-675-2360

 

July 4 – Point Pleasant Liberty Fest

Location: Main Street Point Pleasant
Address: 4th & Main Street Point Pleasant, WV 25550

Time: 6-10 pm
Description: Evening parade, live music, vendors, fireworks, and more!

Cost: Admission is Free

Contact: 304-675-2360

Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/728840924182717/

 

July 4 – New Haven/Mason July 4th Parade

Location: 3rd Street New Haven, WV 25265
Time: 11 am

Schedule: Line up at Community Center in New Haven

Contact: New Haven City Building, 304-882-3203 / nhcityhall@frontier.com

 

July 6 – Antique Tractor Pull

Location: WV State Farm Museum
Address: 1458 Fairground Road Point Pleasant, WV 25550

Time: 5 pm

Other: Country Store & Kitchen will be open

Cost: Admission is Free

Contact: 304-675-5737 / wvsfm@wvfarmmuseum.org

Website: www.wvfarmmuseum.org

 

July 19 – Docking of the American Duchess

Location: Point Pleasant Riverfront Park
Address: 4th Street Point Pleasant, WV 25550
Time: TBA

Description: American Duchess will dock at the Point Pleasant Riverfront Park.

Contact: 304-675-6788 / tourism@masoncounty.org

 

July 27 – Tractor Parade & Show

Location: WV State Farm Museum/Point Pleasant
Address: 1458 Fairground Road Point Pleasant, WV 25550
Time: 9 am

Description: Parade travels from farm museum to Point Pleasant and back

Contact: John Ohlinger, 304-882-2422 / Farm Museum, 304-675-5737

Website: www.wvfarmmuseum.org

 

July 29 – Belle of Cincinnati Dinner Cruise

Location: Point Pleasant Riverfront Park
Address: 4th Street Point Pleasant, WV 25550
Time: 6:30-9:30 pm

Description: The Belle of Cincinnati will travel on the beautiful Ohio River. A delicious buffet-style meal will be served. The cruise is 2.5 hours long, leaving the Point Pleasant Riverfront Park at 7 pm.

Other: Photographer is available. Handicap accessible.

Cost: Tickets are $50 Adults; Children 4-12, $25 and must be purchased in advance at the Point Pleasant River Museum

Contact: 304-674-0144 / museum@pprivermuseum.com

Website: www.pprivermuseum.com

 

 

AUGUST

Aug. 3 – Mason County Fair Parade

Location: Main Street Point Pleasant
Time: Noon

Schedule: Line up 10 am at 2nd Street Point Pleasant / Parade at Noon

Contact: Brian Billings, 304+675-6633 / Fair Office, 304-675-5463

 

Aug. 5-10 – Mason County Fair

Location: Mason County Fairgrounds
Address: 1277 Fairground Road Point Pleasant, WV 25550
Time: 9 am – 11 pm, daily

Description: Exhibits, livestock shows, pageants, contests, entertainment, motorcross races, tractor/truck pulls, and carnival.
Schedule: TBA

Other: Senior Citizens Day on Tuesday.

Cost: General admission, season passes, and carnival ride fees apply.

Contact: 304-675-5463

Website: www.masoncountyfairwv.com

 

Aug. 30 & 31 – Tribute to the River

Location: Point Pleasant Riverfront Park
Address: 4th Street Point Pleasant, WV 25550
Time: Varies

Schedule: Friday - Entertainment, 8-10 pm; Saturday, Towboat Tour; Riverworks Discovery Presentation; Inflatables; Kids Games Noon- 2 pm; concessions; Line Throw Contest for adults; kayak races; and fireworks, 9:30 pm

Other: Hosted by the Point Pleasant River Museum

Contact: 304-674-0144 / museum@pprivermuseum.com

Website: www.pprivermuseum.com

 

SEPTEMBER

Sept. 7 – Antique Tractor Pull

Location: WV State Farm Museum
Address: 1458 Fairground Road Point Pleasant, WV 25550

Time: 5 pm

Other: Country Store & Kitchen will be open

Cost: Admission is Free

Contact: 304-675-5737 / wvsfm@wvfarmmuseum.org

Website: www.wvfarmmuseum.org

 

Sept. 21 & 22 – 18th Annual Mothman Festival

Location: Main Street Point Pleasant
Address: 4th & Main Street Point Pleasant, WV 25550
Time: Varies

Description: Kickstarter event on Sept. 20. The Mothman Festival is an annual gathering commemorating the visit of the mysterious entity known only as "The Mothman".

Schedule: TBA

Cost: Admission is Free / Museum fees are $3 adults, and $1.00 children 10 and under / Other fees may include specific events (tram tours, bus tour, etc.)

Contact: Jeff Wamsley, 304-812-5211 / jeffwamsley@gmail.com

Website: www.mothmanfestival.com

 

Sept. 21 – Mothman Festival Hayrides

Location: WV State Farm Museum
Address: 1458 Fairground Road Point Pleasant, WV 25550
Time: 7 pm

Description: Hayride in the TNT Area where the first reported sighting of the Mothman was documented.

Other: Tickets must be purchased at the festival prior to the event at the Information booth. Tickets sell out fast, and should be purchased early.

Contact: Jeff Wamsley, 304-812-5211 / jeffwamsley@gmail.com

Website: www.mothmanfestival.com

 

Sept. 21 – Fort Randolph Open

Location: Fort Randolph at Krodel Park
Address: 400 Viand Street Point Pleasant, WV 25550
Time: Varies

Schedule: TBA

Contact: Deb Cassidy, ftrandolph@yahoo.com

Website: fortrandolph.weebly.com

 

 

 

OCTOBER

Oct. 4-6 – Battle Days

Location: Tu-Endie-Wei State Park
Address: 1 Main Street Point Pleasant, WV 25550
Time: Varies

Description: Battle Days commemorates the Battle of Point Pleasant which occurred Oct. 17, 1774

Schedule: TBA.

Other: The Mansion House Museum will be open from 10 am to 4:30 pm each day

Cost: Admission is free

Contact: Diane Johnson, 304-675-8844 / colonialdame@suddenlink.net

 

Oct. 5 – Battle Days Parade

Location: Main Street Point Pleasant
Time: 11 am

Schedule: Line up at 10 am (1100 Main Street) / Parade at 11 am

Contact: 304-675-6788 / tourism@masoncountytourism.org

 

Oct. 5 & 6 – Country Fall Festival

Location: WV State Farm Museum
Address: 1458 Fairground Road Point Pleasant, WV 255550
Time: 9 am – 5 pm, daily

Description: Watch sorgum, apple butter, and apple cider being made! Visit to take part in the festival activities including a CEOS Quilt Show, Antique Bottle Show, entertainment, Antique Gas Engine Show, and more!

Schedule: Saturday, Oct. 6 – Antique Tractor Pull, 1 pm; Sunday, Oct. 7 – Church services, 9 am. Gospel sing at 1:30 pm.

Other: Tour the grounds of the Farm Museum. Country Store & Kitchen will be open.

Cost: Admission is free

Contact: 304.675-5737 / wvsfm@wvfarmmuseum.org

Website: www.wvfarmmuseum.org

 

Oct. 26 – Harvest Fest/Tales in the Tavern

Location: Fort Randolph at Krodel Park
Address: 400 Viand Street Point Pleasant, WV 25550
Time: 4-8 pm

Schedule: TBA

Contact: Deb Cassidy, ftrandolph@yahoo.com

Website: fortrandolph.weebly.com

 

NOVEMBER

Nov. 2 – Antique Tractor Pull

Location: WV State Farm Museum
Address: 1458 Fairground Road Point Pleasant, WV 25550

Time: 5 pm

Other: Country Store & Kitchen will be open

Cost: Admission is Free

Contact: 304-675-5737 / wvsfm@wvfarmmuseum.org

Website: www.wvfarmmuseum.org

 

Nov. 2 – AMVETS Veterans Day Parade

Location: Main Street Point Pleasant
Time: 1 pm

Schedule: Line up at 12:30 (1100 Main Street) / Parade at 1 pm

Other: Sponsored by Mason County AMVETS Post 2

Contact: Dennis Rayburn, 304-674-3663 / dennis.rayburn@suddenlink.net

 

 

DECEMBER

Dec. 6 – Point Pleasant Christmas Parade/Tree Lighting

Location: Main Street/Gunn Park Point Pleasant
Address: 4th Street Point Pleasant, WV 25550
Time: 6 pm

Description: Line up at 5 pm (1100 Main Street) / Parade at 6 pm / Tree lighting ceremony follows at Gunn Park

Contact: 304-675-6788 / tourism@masoncountytourism.org

 

Dec. 6-15 – Christmas Light Show & Drive Thru

Location: WV State Farm Museum
Address: 1458 Fairground Road Point Pleasant, WV 25550

Time: 6-9 pm nightly

Other: Country Store & Kitchen will be open. Join Santa for hot cocoa!

Cost: Admission is Free

Contact: 304-675-5737 / wvsfm@wvfarmmuseum.org

Website: www.wvfarmmuseum.org

Other: Country Store & Kitchen will be open

 

Dec. 6-31 – Christmas Fantasy Light Show

Location: Krodel Park
Address: 400 Viand Street Point Pleasant, WV 25550
Time: 6-9 pm, nightly

Description: Drive-thru around Krodel Park and view the unique, animated light displays. New additions each year.

Cost: No fee, but donations are encouraged.

Contact: Charles Humphreys, 304-675-3844 / msppdir@pointpleasantwv.org

 

Dec. 7 – Mason/New Haven Christmas Parade

Location: 3rd Street New Haven, WV 25265
Time: Noon

 

Dec. 7 – Christmas on the Frontier

Location: Fort Randolph at Krodel Park
Address: 400 Viand Street Point Pleasant, WV 25550
Time: 10 am – 3 pm

Schedule: TBA

Contact: Deb Cassidy, ftrandolph@yahoo.com

Website: fortrandolph.weebly.com

 

 

 

MUSUEM LISTING

MOTHMAN MUSEUM:

Open Year Round
Phone: 304-812-5211

  Admission: $3.00 ages 10 and up/$1.00 ages 9 and under

  Hours: Mon-Sun, 12 - 5 pm; Summer Hours, 11 am - 5 pm

 

POINT PLEASANT RIVER MUSEUM: 

Open Year Round, Closed Mondays
Phone: 304-674-0144

  Admission: $5.00 adults/$2.00 ages 4-18

Hours: Tues-Fri, 10 am - 3 pm; Sat,1 am - 4 pm; and Sun, 1-5 pm 

 

TU-ENDIE-WEI MANSION HOUSE:

Open May-October
Phone: 304-675-0869

    Free Admission/Donations Accepted

  Hours: Mon-Sat, 10 am – 4:30 pm, and Sun, 1-4:30 pm

 

WEST VIRGINIA STATE FARM MUSEUM:

Open April 1-Nov.15
Phone:304-675-5737

  Free Admission/Donations Accepted

  Hours: Tues-Sat, 9 am – 5 pm; and Sun, 1-5 pm