Fayette County, West Virginia
Southern West Virginia, Fayette County in particular, with an approximate population of 47,579, is fortuitous to have four distinct seasons. Spring offers limitless beauty with varying species of flora and fauna highlighted in the surrounding state parks. Summer is host to outdoor adventures, concerts, theatre productions under the stars, and celebrations of West Virginia heritage at arts and crafts festivals. Fall is a splendid array of foliage, cuisine, and festivals complimented by West Virginia’s largest one day festival, Bridge Day, honoring the technological wonder of the world’s longest, single span, steel arch bridge. Winter recreation includes skiing, snowboarding and tubing and indoor diversions range from superb holiday shopping and fine entertainment to holiday performances at local theatres.