Barbour County

Local Events

Barbour County Fair Located on U.S. Rt. 250 between Belington and Philippi. Held the week before Labor Day. Features big name and local entertainment, carnival rides, exhibits, contests, food concessions, car show and farm products.
(304) 823-1328

Belington Community Fair Features parades, an amusement company, exhibits, craft show and sales and a car show. Belington, WV. (304) 823-1324

Blue and Gray Reunion, Inc. Annual reunion commemorates the First Land Battle of the Civil War on June 3, 1861. Event includes the battle re-enactment, a parade, arts and crafts and much more. P. O. Box 911, Philippi, WV. (304) 457-4265

Camp Belington/Battle of Laurel Hill Held the 3rd weekend in July, this re-enactment of the Battle of Laurel Hill involves calvary units and their horses. Civil War encampment, costumed ball, pageant, parade, exhibits, artillery demonstration and period church services. Belington, WV. (304) 823-3327

Covered Bridge Playhouse Productions Musical production held in late July at the Barbour County Fairgrounds. For more information call the Barbour County Arts & humanities Council. (304) 457-2100

July 4th Celebration This is West Virginia’s largest fireworks display. Held July 4th at the Barbour County Fairgrounds. Features exhibits, arts and crafts, fireworks, entertainment and food concessions. (304) 823-1328

Mt. Liberty Fall Festival Held annually the third Saturday in October from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM at the Mt. Liberty Community Center, 3 miles off Rt. 250 between Philippi and Belington. Features apple butter making, country music, home-cooked food, crosscut saw contests and children’s games. (304) 457-3012 or (304) 457-2591

Spring Craft Festival & Chili Cookoff
Held all day on a Saturday in early spring. Features local, state and out of state crafters selling and demonstrating their crafts, musical entertainment and food. Held on the Barbour County Courthouse Square, Philippi, WV. (304) 457-3700

Tacy Fair Held in early August at the Tacy Community Building on Rt. 38 between Philippi and Nestorville. Events include coronation of Ms. Tacy, live entertainment, homemade ice cream, crafts, agricultural exhibits and much more. (304) 457-5183 eves.

Union Community Spring Carnival Early Spring. Features food concession, cakewalk, Little Mr. & Miss Union Contest, country store, crafts, baked goods, pony rides and children’s games. (304) 457-1812 or (304) 457- 1892

 
124 North Main St. Philippi, WV 26416

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