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Hope to see you at the Festival!

Sunday 13 October 2019 - 10:30 am → 7:30 pm

West Virginia Chestnut Festival

Szilagyi Center & Community Park - Rowlesburg, WV 26425

ROWLESBURG, WEST VIRGINIA is a quaint railroad town located on the scenic big bend of the Cheat River, 35 miles Southeast of Morgantown. Read the description below and "Get Directions" with the map.

Rowlesburg, West Virginia

Rowlesburg is tucked away in the Cheat River Valley surrounded by majestic hills, rising on all sides from the banks of the beautiful Cheat River. October is Autumn Glory month. 

Rowlesburg is known for its festivals, Civil War and railroad history, outdoor activities and antiques. Travelers come from across the U.S. to raft and fish the “wild and wonderful” Cheat River. 

Row­lesburg has become a tourist destination, hosting an­nual festivals: River City Festival of Arts, US Military & Veterans Commemo­ration Day, Labor Day Ox-Roast, the West Virginia Chestnut Festival and the Christkindlmarkt (a European style Christmas Market).

Check the links on this website for info on the renowned World War II museum,  B & O Bridges Exhibit, and more.