Monroe County is uniquely situated to take advantage of all the surrounding festivals, events and activities that are offered throughout the year. Below are just a few we thought you might be interested in.
EVENTS IN OR AROUND MONROE
October 21, 2015 | Tunes and Tales along the Mountain Music Trail
Ames Clair Hall, Union, WV. Featured performance by the Black Mountain Bluegrass Boys, one of West Virginia's longest running bluegrass bands. Special premieres of video footage of the Mountain Music Trail. Doors open at 6 pm with jam session of students of the Ox in the Mud Studio. Event will officially kick off at 6:30 pm. Contact: 304-772-3003.
June 3-5, 2016 | 62nd Annual Farmer's Day
September 24-25, 2016 | Autumn Harvest Festival
WVU Willow Bend Farm, 4 Miles South of Union, WV on Willow Bend Road
Festival celebrating the end of the agricultural season. Come for the best food; country, live bluegrass & gospel music; handmade quilts & crafts. Vegetable, flower, quilt & art contests. Horseshoe & corn hole tournaments. Youth tractor pull. Apple butter making will be demonstrated and the results will be sold. Large flea market. Free admittance. Contact: 304-772-5475.