Admission is $12 for adults, $8 for teenagers and kids 12 and younger are FREE (1/2 Price for Currently Enlisted Military Members with ID)
The West Virginia Day Festival is an event that aims to raise awareness and instill pride about West Virginia's heritage. We hope to feature many proud West Virginians, culture, and talent by staging this event and highlighting the positive and unique background of our fine state.
Don't miss out! There will be giveaways, competitions, and entertainment all day long including a fundraiser for the Mountaineer Food Bank. Come celebrate the foundation of the state and enjoy a family weekend for Father's Day.
2012 WV Day Festival Mud Results
THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING THE 1st ANNUAL WV DAY FESTIVAL last year.
Come celebrate the 150th anniversary of West Virginia
Saturday June 15, 2013Holly-Gray Park Sutton, WVA celebration of West Virginians, heritage, talent, and home
9 a.m. Gates Open9-11 a.m. Registration for Competitions11 a.m. Car Show Begins12 a.m. Mud Bog Kick Off5 p.m. Tough Truck Tug Of War5:30 p.m. Live Music(Times and entertainment subject to change, check back)
The second annual event will be an all day celebration honoring the founding of our great state on June 20, 1863.
For all of you motor sport fans, the festival will host a a three pit mud bog with record holding mud racers, a two foot pit mud race, a deep pit mud bog and a tough truck tug of war competition.
Live entertainment will be provided by some of the best WV musicians around.
A variety of vendors from near and far will also be set up. Allowing guests to stroll the grounds to find food, crafts, photographs, and other merchandise.
Activities and entertainment will be provided for all ages. Games and prizes will be available throughout the day and children will have their own special area, including a changing station to try to meet all of a child's needs. Raffle and door prizes will be awarded through the day and the first 400 cars through the gate will get a FREE gift.
Want to be a vendor, advertise your company, promote an event, provide entertainment?
Please download, fill out, and return the form below to become an official WV Day Festival vendor.
Download Vendor Application
SHOW TIME NOON
Kaylee Stout, a Braxton county resident with a stellar voice, has volunteered to start things off in the motorsport area. Kaylee has performed at several events lately, including a WV Power baseball game, and will be singing the national anthem for us at the WV Day Festival.
SHOW TIME: 5:30 p.m.
The Davisson Brothers Band will be celebrating 150 years of West Virginia by bringing their hillbilly, footstompin' music to Holly Gray Park on June 15th.
SHOW TIME: 7:30 p.m.
Scott Holstein, from Boone county West Virginia, grew up submersed in music. His interest was peaked at an early age and he is now living in Nashville creating the music he was born to make.
SHOW TIME: 3:30 p.m.
Bowyer Drive is an up and coming five piece band from North-central West Virginia whose drive and creativity is rich in each original song.
SPECIAL DAYTIME SHOWSCAR SHOW & FAMILY AREA
Andy Tuck is the front man for The Greens, one of West Virginian's favorite local bands. This hard working trio can be found playing shows around the state and beyond and have established a reputation and fan base that just keeps getting stronger.
SHOW TIME: 9:30 p.m.
The hard edged Appalachian based group West By God is comprised of four West Virginians who have mastered their instruments and work together to create an electrifying sound.
Please feel free to download a copy of the WV Day Festival Flyer. Keep it on hand, and at the event you'll have a map of the grounds and schedule.
Live Music Mud Bog Children's TentCar Show Vendors
Games all day, a coloring contest, a hula hoop competition, a kids daytime musical show, and a children's' tent with a changing area for little ones.
Raffles, Door Prizes andGiveaways to First Entrants