Fayetteville, WV Events

Attend local Fayetteville, WV events during your stay at Quality Inn New River Gorge! Feel like a local when you participate in annual events like Bridge Day, recreational activities in the Gorge, and recurring festivals all year long. Named one of the Coolest Small Towns in America, join in the fun at one of our annual events in Fayetteville, WV!

Check out our local events calendar for more!

Famers Market Fun

Summer & Autumn

Enjoy a fresh taste of West Virginia all summer long! Our local famers markets are the perfect place to browse for local produce, artisan crafts, and unique gems to bring home as a memory of your trip!

Bridge Day

October

Calling all adrenaline-seekers! The largest extreme sports event in the world, this annual festival is the only day of the year people are allowed to walk on and BASE jump off the bridge. 876 feet straight down, participants are also allowed to rappel down. Come for a hike along the River Gorge and watch the action!

Other events taking place the same weekend?

  • Taste of Bridge Day
  • Bridge Day Chili Cookoff
  • Bridge Day 5K
  • Bridge Jam Music Festival

Annual Events

Discover year-round fun with a variety of upcoming events in Fayetteville, WV! Enjoy whitewater rafting weekends, seasonal farmers markets, and festivals for every interest, from yoga to bikes.

Spring

Fire and Ice Festival

April

Celebrate the opening weekend of the spring rafting season! This “ice breaker” marks a chilly beginning with a variety of ice sculptures, live music, food trucks, and more!

Birdwatching

New River Gorge is home to an abundance of wildlife in the water, in the trees, and in the sky! Spot birds in Fayetteville’s spring birdwatching events.

Autumn

Fall Foliage

It’s the time of year that the colors turn! Go leaf peeping on a scenic drive or a picturesque hike in the Gorge. 

Winter Wonderland

December

New River and Fayetteville come alive with festive lights. Drive through the park every night in December!

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