Wetzel County Fall Festival kicks off tomorrow | News, Sports, Jobs
The annual Wetzel County Fall Festival is set to kick off again as the event begins its preliminary activities on Thursday, with campers settling in starting at 1 p.m. The cost of camping will be $ 15 per night.
Starting at 3 p.m. there will be an early set-up for food, vendors, crafts, produce, flea market, and other activities.
Friday will officially open the festival from 8 a.m. with unlimited breakfast for the benefit of the FFA and served at the Mollohan center ending at 10 a.m.
8 o’clock will show the antique tractor and engines. For an early setup, contact President Billie Zimmerman at 304-771-8435.
Registration for the pumpkin decoration contest will begin at 10 a.m. Categories adults 18 years and over, adolescents 13-17 years and children 1-12 years. $ 1 per vote to be won
At 11 a.m. there will be opening ceremonies with the raising of the flag by the New Martinsville American Legion Post 28 and the national anthem by the Paden City Marching Band.
“Welcome to the 2021 Wetzel County Fall Festival” A free cake will be served after the ceremonies.
Power Country 99.5 will have a radio remote control with prices starting at 1pm. at 15h
Starting at 6.30 p.m., the children’s contest – Miss and Mr Toddlers, Little Miss and Mr, Prince and Princess will be held in the stage area. If time and temperature permit.
Alternative location in the center of Mollohan. Contact the Kandi Midcap Contest Director at 304-815-2601
At 7 p.m., the Remedy Band will perform on stage, weather permitting.
The daily draw will take place at 8 p.m. and the courts will close at 9 p.m.
Saturday entertainment will again have all-you-can-eat breakfast from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. with the buffet breakfast served at the Mollohan Center, for the benefit of the FFA. Robby Adams is the chariman 681-215-7845.
ATV drag racing registrations will be from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. President Chuckie Stillwagoner 304-904-6806.
Registration for older tractors and engines will be from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm: Prize giving will take place at 3:00 pm Billie Zimmerman 304-771-8435 President.
A health fair with free covid and influenza vaccines will take place from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm: Kathy Compton 304-771-1839 President. The event is sponsored by Sara Cool, Associate Broker W / City Wide Insurance and Real Estate.
Things to do: Lightsaber duels at 11 am; Inflatables from 11 am to 7 pm; Train trips start at 11 am; Dino-Roar show at noon; Oh ‘Snap Photo Booth from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Back in the day Band show from 12 noon; ATV drag races on the track from 1 p.m. Admission fee of $ 5, must have wristband.
The event is sponsored by Joe’s Tire; Decorating children’s cookies at 1 p.m. with the Queen of the Fall Festival 2021, sponsored by Reisbecks and Galaxy Food Mart; Lightsaber duels at 2 p.m. Magic show with Bill Stokes at the Mollohan Center starting at 3 p.m., sponsored by the New Martinsville Ace Hardware Home Center; Dino-Roar show at 4 p.m. Trick or Treat with vendors from 5pm to 7pm; Dino-Roar show 6 p.m. Shortline Junction Band-Stage of the area if weather conditions allow it at 6 p.m. Lightsaber duels at 7 p.m. Designs for remington 783/300 mag camo with 7:00 pm bezel; Daily drawings 8 p.m. Closing of the field at 9 p.m.
Sunday activities start with motocross registration from 9 am to 12 noon; Registration for the Auto, Truck and Bike Show is 9 am to 1 pm with awards at 1:30 pm Josh Stillwagonor 304-815-1441 President.
Chicken dinner will be served at the Mollohan Center from 11:00 am until our departure. For the benefit of the FFA Valley and the Alumni. Robby Adams 681-215-7845 President.
The Cinch et Euchre tournament will take place with registration from noon. Mouse Lasure 304-386-4243 President.
Other activities of the day include: Inflatables from noon to 4 pm; Train journeys from noon; Oh ‘snap photo booth from noon to 4 p.m. Motocross race on the track at 1 pm with an entry fee of $ 5, must have a bracelet. Sponsored by Joe’s Tire; Registration for the animal exhibition at 1 p.m. Entry is by donation only. Monotary of dog or cat food. For the benefit of the Wetzel County Animal Shelter. Amanda Yeater President 304-771-9326
Cinche et Euchre tournament at 1 p.m. Located in the back room of the Mollohan Center; The West Virginia Mountaineer mascot will be on the field at 1 pm; Pet Show starts at 2:00 p.m. Daily drawings start at 3pm and include WVU memorabilia; Festival closes for the season at 5 p.m.