Featured Events

There's so much to do in Nature's Mountain Playground.  Our biggest and best events are listed here but don't forget to go to the calendar and see even more weekly and monthly activities!

December 04, 2015 to December 04, 2015

Get into the spirit of Christmas, enjoy the parade and watch Santa arrive in Marlinton. You can do some shopping and visit the local craft show while enjoying all the lovely Christmas decorations. Many of the businesses in downtown Marlinton will be having an open house on that evening so be sure to drop in if not to buy then certainly to enjoy fellowship and a hot drink.

December 05, 2015 to December 06, 2015

The biggest names in the business will be at the mountain all weekend long letting you test drive the latest gear. Open to the public.

December 12, 2015 to December 12, 2015

Come check out skiers and riders knock the early season rust off in this freestyle competition with cash up for grabs.

December 18, 2015

BEATS ON THE BASIN: Tom Batchelor Band Our Beats On The Basin series gets kicked off with roots, rock and reggae from the Tom Batchelor Band.

December 19, 2015 to December 19, 2015

Sample over 50 beers ranging from local favorites to nationally recognized award winners. Live music from Fletchers Grove. Must be 21 or older to participate.

December 31, 2015 to December 31, 2015

Happy New Year! There's a party for every age and style. Bring in the New Year thew way you want, whether it's with a romantic dinner, fun for the whole family or dancing the night way.

January 01, 2016 to January 01, 2016

The Beats on The Basin continues with funky, soulful jams from Pimps of Joytime, guaranteed to have your feet tapping and your head bobbling.

January 08, 2016 to January 08, 2016

Season-long concert series at the Connection Nightclub. Most Friday nights, join us for great live music high atop Snowshoe Mountain,

January 08, 2016 to January 10, 2016

A snowboard camp designed by women, for women. Reconnect with old friends and create new ones during a weekend full of fun. Work on your skills and relax with wine tastings, chair massages and more.

January 09, 2016 to January 09, 2016

The first of two jams this season brought to you Mountaineer Parks and the coaches at our Ski & Snowboard School. The jam style session incorporates coaches with riders to build your skills and take your riding to the next level. All experience levels welcome. Laid back fun for all ages.

January 15, 2016 to January 08, 2016

A local favorite, this professional snowboarder turned songwriter will kidnap you and transport you to a beach where reggae and punk lend together in harmony.

January 15, 2016 to January 17, 2016

What's better than a weekend at Snowshoe? How about a 3-day weekend at Snowshoe.

January 22, 2016 to January 22, 2016

Southern grit, Midwestern openness and the exuberant freedom of the West all come together for a truly joyful noise.

January 22, 2016 to January 24, 2016

Join us for a ski camp designed just for women. This weekend will be full of fun with coaches helping you take your skiing to the next level. After a long day on the hill, relax with friends new and old.

February 01, 2016 to February 01, 2016

One of Snowshoe's oldest traditions, conquer the steeps of the legendary Western Territory in this giant slalom race. Multiple classes for ski and snowboard

February 05, 2016 to February 05, 2016

Season long concert series at the Connection Nightclub. Most Friday nights, join us for great live music high atop Snowshoe Mountain.

February 06, 2016 to February 07, 2016

A camp dedicated to the little shredders! The grooms work with our expert coaches as they make new friends and spend the day expanding their skills. Non-competitive prizes for all participants.

February 13, 2016 to February 15, 2016

George Washington never got to ski the Western Territory, but you can! Take advantage of the long weekend with peak conditions.

February 20, 2016 to February 20, 2016

Presenting the annual slopestyle competition, WV Open. The best riders in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast will compete for a cash purse, prizes and more! Registration is $25 and the competition will be held on Mountaineer Park at Silver Creek. Registration starts at 12pm.

February 26, 2016 to February 26, 2016

Season-long concert series at the Connection Nightclub. Most Friday nights, join us for great live music high atop Snowshoe Mountain.

March 04, 2016 to March 05, 2016

A celebration of the region's best musicians. Live music includes Larry Keel, The Jawga Boys and more, across the mountain all weekend long.

March 11, 2016 to March 12, 2016

An unforgettable spring break, you'll likely not remember. Free Village concerts, competitions, games & more.

March 26, 2016 to March 27, 2016

We're giving out free lift tickets to all residents of West Virginia! Yep, you heard it right. Just bring your proof of residency and get a ticket to ski and ride all weekend long.

March 26, 2016

Another season has come and gone. Come get your last turns of the season in and and say goodbye to winter. Pond skim, games and a very fun time all around.

March 27, 2016

Find the Easter Bunny shredding it up out on the slopes and get a picture with him, then participate in our Easter Egg Hunt.

March 27, 2016

We know, it's a sad day, but come on out and mourn with us the est way we know how - smiling, laughing and spraying snow.

April 30, 2016 to April 30, 2016

You've been bicycling, running and paddling this one for 30 years! The Great Greenbrier River Race is one of those outdoor events where you just have to do it. Support the people, the Greenbrier River Trail Association, who support this treasure - The Greenbrier River Trail. Come join this fun event as we run 3 miles, row down the Greenbrier River for 4 miles and then bicycle 10 miles back up to Marlinton. Great lunch is served with music by regional bands. Get ready for a summer of fun with this early triathlon.

May 28, 2016 to May 29, 2016

Welcome to summer! It is time again for long days of relaxing by the lake, adventuring through the woods and soaking up summertime sunshine. Join us as we celebrate the kick off to summer with our annual Wine & Jazz Festival and the opening of Snowshoe Bike Park. We would also like to welcome our Property Owners home for some respite and some fun!

June 03, 2016 to June 05, 2016

Embark on an adventure of mind, body and soul. Wanderlust brings together the world’s leading yoga teachers, top musical acts, renowned speakers, exquisite chefs and thrilling performances weaving together an experience that surprises and delights. This is your opportunity to unplug from the ordinary and discover the extraordinary.

June 10, 2016 to June 10, 2016

Join us for our annual golf tournament supporting the Snowshoe Foundation. We’ll be playing the mountainous, challenging and scenic Raven Golf Club course at Snowshoe. This Gary Player designed course is a golfers dream. Come support the local community and have fun while doing it!

June 20, 2016 to June 25, 2016

Allegheny Echoes is the concept of a group of West Virginia musicians and writers who wish to promote, support, preserve, and teach their own art without distracting influences. Their goal is to provide an accurate representation of West Virginia art that is not packaged and altered to appeal to a specific market. There is a strong emphasis placed on West Virginia tradition with an overall look toward the embracing Appalachian culture. The Summer Workshops offer a chance for students of all ages and abilities to come together to learn, appreciate, and enjoy our West Virginia ways.

June 24, 2016 to June 26, 2016

Remember when you went to small country festivals as a kid? Well,step back as we celebrate all that's wonderful about the Little Levels area. Lots of music, a great parade, food everywhere, locally made crafts, and fun galore. Enjoy a three-day event with old time music, great kids games, and a grand parade. Events also include a barbecue pig roast, arts and crafts, live bluegrass music, a gospel sing and candlelight vespers. For further information, call 800-336-7009.

July 06, 2016 to July 10, 2016

Music, games, and demonstrations highlight the event that many come “back home” to celebrate. Look at all the fun there'll be - crafts, carnival, concessions, flea market, horseshoe pitching, parades, youth events, contests, demonstrations, antique car show, truck and tractor pull, mud bog, and lots more!

July 13, 2016 to July 17, 2016

This event is three evenings and one full day of fun, entertainment and learning for all ages. Various events pit contestants to e the best at horseshoes, tug-a-war, log loading, greased pig catching, mutton busting, sheep dressing, showing their pet, karaoke, and running the 5K. There will be music as well as bingo, food, and carnival rides each evening and during the day on Saturday. An antique car show, Fireman's parade, Grand Featured parade, fireworks, art show, and craft show will round out the event on Friday evening and Saturday. This year the former Town of Durbin jail will be open for tours.

August 20, 2016 to August 21, 2016

Fat Tire Weekend is back by popular demand. Discover the back roads of Pocahontas County during this fun event. Be ready for great rides, races, and socials. The fat tire 50k and lite class will be on August 22nd. Race starts 10 a.m. Contact info is or We'll have more information coming soon on

September 09, 2016 to September 10, 2016

After an overwhelmingly positive reception in 2015, the Pocahontas County Opera House, in partnership with the Pocahontas County Artisans Co-op 4th Avenue Gallery, is pleased to bring back the two-day Music in the Mountains Festival. This event is part of the Cal Price Enrichment Series, sponsored by the Pocahontas County Convention and Visitors Bureau.