Join us for Windfest 2021! A weekend packed with some amazing events here at Canaan Valley Resort!

Friday, July 2nd

9 am – 5 pm - Mitch’s Kettle Corn & Pork Rinds Grannie Mae’s Food Trailer Hot Dog, Nachos. Nacho Supreme, Chips, Fudge Puppies, Soda, Water

11 am – Sunset - Scenic Chairlift Rides Get a breathtaking bird’s eye view of the valley and Allegheny Mountains from our chairlift. The picturesque landscape becomes even more so in the fall as the leaves change and surround you in a sea of color. It’s the best seat in the house. Ride the lift both ways, or get off at the top and hike the two miles back to base camp. Whichever you choose, you won’t be disappointed. Please note: Guests are required to wear close-toed shoes on the lift. (Last Ticket Sold at 8PM)

5, 6 & 7 pm - Wagon Ride/Marshmallow Roast Take an Evening wagon ride through the park, and enjoy an old fashioned campfire complete with marshmallow roast.

*Register in the Beech Club, Meet in front of Main Lodge.

Fee charged: Adult $7 / Jr. $4 (ages 6-12). *Small children are free w/parents.

6 – 9 pm - Crandall Creek Mountainside Music Series on the Quenchers Plaza Live Slopeside. Free to the Public. Grab a bite at Quenchers Pub and Purchase tickets for a Sunset Scenic Chairlift ride

9 pm - Star Gazing Party Introduction to telescopes and types of accessories. Bring your own binoculars or telescope to gaze at the stars in the night sky. Guest may use provided telescopes if they do not bring their own. Build a star chart, learn the basics of star gazing. *We suggest guest bring a light jacket, snacks and water


Saturday, July 3rd

9 am – 5 pm - Mitch’s Kettle Corn & Pork Rinds, Grannie Mae’s Food Trailer Hot Dog, Nachos. Nacho Supreme, Chips, Fudge Puppies, Soda, Water

11 am – Sunset - Scenic Chairlift Rides (see Friday for description. Last Ticket Sold at 8PM)

11 am & 2 pm - Kite Building Workshop New Era Kite Club will offer workshops for children and adults of all ages. Learn how to design and build your own kite, flying them afterwards. Small fee charged

12 pm & 3 pm - Jumbo Kites & Stunt Kite Demos Learn how to fly stunt kites, including the 115’ cobra snake, gigantic octopus, and many more large kites and see the 150’ turbine.

2 pm - The Wheeling Symphony Orchestra (Bear Paw Plaza)

5, 6 & 7 pm - Wagon Ride/Marshmallow Roast (see Friday for description)


Sunday, July 4th

9 am - Blackwater River Trail Hike this gentle trail and find out about the community of trees known as the Northern Hardwoods. Enjoy the excellent views of the upper Blackwater River. Meet at trailhead located near the golf clubhouse. Easy walking.

9 am – 5 pm - Mitch’s Kettle Corn & Pork Rinds, Grannie Mae’s Food Trailer Hot Dog, Nachos. Nacho Supreme, Chips, Fudge Puppies, Soda, Water

11 am – Sunset - Scenic Chairlift Rides (see Friday for description. Last Ticket Sold at 8PM)

11 am & 2 pm - Kite Building Workshop New Era Kite Club will offer workshops for children and adults of all ages. Learn how to design and build your own kite, flying them afterwards. Small fee charged

12 pm & 3 pm - Jumbo Kites & Stunt Kite Demos Learn how to fly stunt kites, including the 115’ cobra snake, gigantic octopus, and many more large kites and see the 150’ turbine.


See our event Flyer (PDF).

David N. Vance
Recreation Manager
vanced@canaanresort.com
304-866-2215