Hawks Nest State Park Easter Weekend
Thursday, April 6
Work in Progress at the Love Hope Center for the Arts
Live Music with Eric Robbins at the Southside Junction Tap House
We have Live, Local Bands at the Tap House every Thursday, no cover charge!
We have a great local draft beer selection and specialty cocktails that pair well with our burgers, tacos, wings and MORE!
Friday, April 7
Live Music with Randy Gilkey at the Freefolk Brewery
Randy Gilkey is back in the taproom on Friday, April 7th! Join us for an awesome evening with this incredibly talented local WV musician. Randy is a singer/songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer and recording engineer from Oak Hill, WV
Live Music with Jay Miliam at the Southside Junction Tap House
Come out to enjoy Jay Miliam performing in the heart of Fayetteville at the Southside Junction Tap House.
Saturday, April 8
Spring Farmers Market at the Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Building
Rhinegeist Brewery Tap Takeover at the Southside Junction Tap House
This Saturday join us from 4pm – 7pm to welcome Rhinegeist Brewery to Fayetteville, WV!
Rhinegeist Brewery is a craft brewery and craft cidery based in Cincinnati, Ohio. The company also sells their ciders under the name Cidergeist. This 9-year-old company has now made the move to be available in West Virginia and we are so excited to share them with you!
Open Saturday 2pm – 11pm. Live Music starting at 8pm.
Run the Summit Race at the Bechtel Reserve Active Southern WV
Join us for running and walking race events at the Summit Bechtel Reserve. Choose between the Grin and Bear It Half Marathon, Grouse Flush 10K, or Rare Raising 5K. The 5K race has a walking option, too.
All races include: chip timing, aid stations, event t-shirt, finish line photos, premium finisher stickers, and top finisher medals per 10-year age groups. Race registration includes an Appalachian themed lunch. Additional lunch tickets must be purchased for guests through RunSignUp by March 24.
The Summit Bechtel Reserve – Nestled in the wilds of West Virginia, the Summit Bechtel Reserve is an expansive 10,000 acre property boasting world-class facilities, scenic views, lodging and recreational activities that are second to none. This impressive property is home to numerous notable features such as one of the largest amphitheaters in the world, over 70 miles of multi-use trails, one of the largest Outdoor Skateparks in the country, a 3,300 ft zipline and much more. Several new additions to the property include a private boutique hotel and a family adventure camp. Also available at the resort: Lodging (camping, deluxe tent, bunkhouses, Hotel, R/V), Zip Line, Laser Shot, Shooting Range, and dining hall.
Advanced reservations are needed for all lodging. Add on activities, and meals must also be purchased in advance by 3/24. Discount pricing provided for registered racers.
The Lost Paddle Ace Resort Paint & Sip with Wild Wonderful Paint Parties
Come join us at The Lost Paddle for a Paint and Sip on Saturday April 8th at 6:00pm! We will be painting the New River Gorge Bridge! $35/person includes all materials and step-by-step instructions including a 16×20 inch canvas, paints, apron and easel. Join us for a fun night out with a paint brush in one hand and a tasty beverage in the other! This class is beginner friendly and for adults and kids 12+ (must be at least 21 years old to purchase and/or consume alcohol). Food and beverage will be available for purchase. Join us for a fun evening with great music & painting!
Full Moon Long Point Trail Hike with Active Southern WV
Join Community Captain Marissa to hike the Long Point Trail in Fayetteville and view the full moon. Please bring a flashlight or headlamp.
This trail traverses field and forest on the way to a rock outcrop (Long Point) with panoramic views of the gorge and New River Gorge Bridge. Most of this trail lazily descends through the forest, but it does include one steep section just before you arrive at the point. Mountain bikes are permitted except on the last 0.2 miles of the trail. There is a bicycle rack where bikes are not permitted.
Use caution around the unprotected cliff edges located at Long Point.
To reach trailhead
From US 19, follow WV16 south through the town of Fayetteville. Turn left on Gatewood Road (sign indicates Kaymoor and Cunard). Follow Gatewood Road for 1.9 miles, and turn left on Newton Road. The trailhead parking area is 50 yards on the left.
Live Music with Chasity Dye at the Freefolk Brewery
7pm to 9pm
Come out Saturday, April 8th from 7-9PM to listen to local WV singer-songwriter, Chasity Dye! We’re excited to welcome this talented artist for the evening and hope y’all can make it out!
Live Music with Matt Harrison at the Southside Junction Tap House
We have Live, Local Bands at the Tap House every week! No cover charge!
The talented Matt Harrison was a past bartender for us and holds a special spot in our hearts! You don’t want to miss this one!
Open 4pm – 10pm. We have a great local draft beer selection and specialty cocktails that pair well with our burgers, tacos, wings and MORE!
Fireside Jams with Colten Settle at the Outpost New River Gorge
Join us around the fireside in our music/event field with melodic tunes to rock your soul underneath the stars in the heartbeat of the New River Gorge National Park.