COVID-19 Update from Visit Southern West Virginia
Visit Southern West Virginia and our partners are closely monitoring the situation with COVID-19 and we are following the advice of public health officials and government agencies. We are focused on the health and well-being of those living in and visiting our area. We want to ensure that all of our visitors have an amazing and safe experience when they visit our region in the future. With that being said, a number of events have been postponed and/or canceled and we will post dates to your favorite events as we get the new information. We are updating our website calendars as quickly as possible, based on the information that is available, but we ask that you please visit the website or social media pages of each individual event or contact the event organizers directly for the most up-to-date information. For those who already have plans to visit the area but are not feeling comfortable traveling at this time, please contact your accommodation property manager to reschedule your trip. If you are looking for travel ideas or have questions about visiting our area in the future, we are happy to help!
We will continue to provide updates on this matter, but for the latest information, please utilize the following resources:
- West Virginia-specific information: Call the toll-free hotline 1-800-877-4304 or visit www.coronavirus.wv.gov
- West Virginia Department of Health & Human Resources: www.dhhr.wv.gov/COVID-19
- Centers for Disease Control & Prevention – www.cdc.gov
- World Health Organization – www.who.int
The Mask Mandate is still in affect for indoor public spaces. The mandate is proposed to be lifted on June 20, 2021 if WV is able to meet overall vaccination of 65-70% required to left this requirement.