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Autumn Harvest Festival & West Virginia Cook-Off

September 22, 2023 @ 12:00 am - September 23, 2023 @ 12:00 am

The annual Autumn Harvest Festival and WV RoadKill Cook-Off has been a staple festival for 30+ years, welcoming thousands of visitors from all over the Mid-Atlantic. The Autumn Harvest Festival showcases local and regional artisans, food vendors and more, while the WV RoadKill Cook-Off pits cooks against one another in the ultimate wild game cuisine competition. Attendees can pay $10 for a wristband to sample the different wild game dishes and vote for their favorite, while official judges pick their top three dishes. Enjoy live mountain music all day, participate in the Possum Trot 5K and more!

At Rivertown Shops in Marlinton, enjoy artist demonstrations and live music 11AM-4PM Saturday. Stop by the new cafe and shop the stores upstairs! Yoga will take place Saturday morning 8:30AM-9:30AM and 10AM-11AM

Friday night, enjoy the Rockin’ Square Dance at the Pocahontas County Opera House and Saturday, be sure to come hungry to sample all the vittles!



Friday, September 22: 7-9PM Rockin’ RoadKill Square Dance at Pocahontas County Opera House

Saturday, September 23: 8AM Festival begins – WV RoadKill Cook-Off Winners announced at 4PM


September 22, 2023 @ 12:00 am
September 23, 2023 @ 12:00 am
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Marlinton, WV
Marlinton, 24954 United States
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