The 24rd Annual Wetzel County Autumnfest will take place October 7th through the 9th at the Wetzel County 4-H Grounds, just off Route 7 outside of New Martinsville, West Virginia. There will be something fun for everyone. Admissions and parking are free. Everyday will feature vendors, crafters and a flea market. Camping is available on site for $15 per night.
The festivities get underway on Friday with a huge health fair complete with free screenings in the Mollohan Center, a pumpkin decorating contest, scarecrow contest, and an apple pie contest. Entertainment for the day will be Ben Tharp and the Tincher Band.
A big day is scheduled on Saturday, including a tractor show and gas engine show. Contests include a horse shoe pitch and corn hole. The day’s entertainment will be provided by Mouse Lasure and Kip Steel Band, Back Roads Band, and John Keith and Rick Tincher Band.
Autumnfest wraps up on Sunday with euchre & cinch tournaments. Entertainment will be provided by the Joseph Hott and the Short Mountain Boys Bluegrass Band.