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Winterplace Ski Resort – 2020 Opening Day Coming Soon!

December 8, 2020 10:39 am Published by Leave your thoughts

With the temperatures dropping and flurries in the air, it can only mean one thing — Winterplace Ski Resort is opening soon! The latest cold snap has allowed Winterplace to fire up its snow guns and the resort is working to prepare its 27 slopes, tubing park, terrain park and kids area. The most accessible […]


Carry-Out Food and Beverages in Southern West Virginia

March 19, 2020 4:09 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

In an attempt to keep our communities informed about the current dining options available to them, Visit Southern West Virginia is compiling a list of local restaurants that are providing carry-out/drive-thru/delivery options. We always encourage the support of small businesses, and now it is especially important. Keep checking back as we continue to update this […]


Southern West Virginia Best of Blue Ridge Award Winners

January 6, 2020 2:50 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

From the best raft company and climbing guides to the best brewery and slice of pizza, Southern West Virginia was recently recognized with 39 “Best of Blue Ridge” awards. Representing nine counties each with their own distinct charm and flavor, Southern West Virginia is a true four-season destination for adventurers and foodies alike.  Learn more […]


Winterplace Ski Resort Opening Saturday, December 14

December 13, 2019 1:14 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Winterplace Ski Resort has announced that it will open tomorrow, Saturday December 14! The latest cold snap allowed Winterplace to fire up the snow guns and prepare for the ski season! The resort is working to cover its 27 slopes, tubing park, terrain park and kids area. As the most accessible ski resort in the […]


Holiday Events

December 2, 2019 4:30 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Get in the Holiday Spirit in Southern West Virginia The holidays are a magical time in Southern West Virginia. Christmas festivals, breakfast with Santa and showings of classic Christmas movies make it the perfect time to get out and enjoy time with your family. Check out some of our area’s exciting holiday events […]


Holiday Light Displays in Southern West Virginia

November 19, 2019 11:00 am Published by 5 Comments

Ready or not, the Holidays are here. Twinkling lights are going up all across the region. In Southern WV there are several locations that take the holidays seriously, incorporating thousands of twinkle lights into amazing holiday décor. As you are planning your holiday outings, be sure to put these spots on your stopover list:   […]


Unparallelled Views: Fall Foliage in Southern West Virginia

September 5, 2019 9:32 am Published by Leave your thoughts

It’s finally happening – fall colors are here in Southern West Virginia. As the temperatures continue to drop, red, orange and yellows hues are starting to emerge on the hillsides. With amazing overlooks and views for miles, the Mountain State is the perfect place to take in the fall foliage. Each county in Southern West […]


Late Summer Festivals and Events

September 4, 2019 12:40 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

While summer may be coming to a close, that doesn’t mean that things are slowing down in Southern West Virginia! From fall-focused festivals and fun events, there are a variety of ways to celebrate the end of summer.   CultureFest 2019 September 5-8, Pipestem, WV Immerse yourself in a weekend-long festival highlighting creative arts at […]


WV Wedding Guide – Planning the Perfect Mountain State Nuptials

July 11, 2019 1:18 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Rustic barns, quaint country settings or historic churches – no matter where you want to get married, Southern West Virginia has the perfect place for your big day. Explore our little piece of heaven and discover how Southern West Virginia can make your wedding day truly memorable in our new wedding guide!  Planning a wedding […]


How to Spend Mother’s Day in SWV

April 25, 2019 10:57 am Published by Leave your thoughts

With Mother’s Day coming up, you probably want to do something special for Mom. Good thing there are a ton of things to do right here in Southern West Virginia. Instead of agonizing over a gift that will find its way to the back of the cupboard or closet by this time next year, think […]