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Family Fun Day

Saturday, October 20, 2018

12:00pm-3:00pm | WVU Mountainlair

Family Fun Day              

Kids and families are invited to enjoy an afternoon of free activities at the Mountainlair that celebrate the history and culture of West Virginia!  

This fun-filled family event is sponsored by Mylan Pharmaceuticals.

All activities are free. Parking is also free in the Mountainlair Garage on the weekend. 


2018 Family Fun Day Participants:

- Pioneer Games & Mining History with Fred and Sharon Powers

- US Forest Service-Smokey, Woodsy and forestry giveaways and info

- Cindy O’Brien, children’s book author

- MARS-Mountaineer Area RoboticS

- ACCA-rescued WV birds and information (outside)

- Hearts of Gold-therapy dogs in training

- Face painting and balloon creations by Gina

- WVU Libraries

- Tour Morgantown-‘Mo’ and Morgantown area info for families

Mountaineer KidZone (at the WVU Rec Center) – Spinning Wheel of Healthy Activities & Movements

- MSNAP-pet spay/neuter info and touchable display and pet supplies

- Art Museum of WVU

- Spark Discovery Museum

- Fred Kiger and his horse and cart rides-outside

- Morgantown Fire Department Puppet show and Sparky

- Confucius Institute: Learning about China table and perfromance on stage by Wenjing Kang on guqin

- On Eagles Wings-therapy horse facility

- Monti Bear- mascot for Friends of WVU Hospitals

- Central Blood Bank-seed planting activity

- Science Public Outreach Team

- WVU African Students Association

- Clay Lick Brooms

- Morgantown Public Library

- A Moment of Magic

- WVU Mountaineer Mascot

- Musket-the Mountaineer’s dog

- Judy Werner with dulcimers and hands-on instruction.

- Muslim Students Association

- WVU Forensic and Investigative Science Club with activity table

- Veterans Outreach

- Helvetia -cookbooks and activity about WV Swiss community

- Literacy Volunteers of Mon and Preston County

- West Virginia Black Bears with Cooper and a team table

Silver Wings -WV Air Force Student Group

- Crafts and games in the Vandalia Lounge

- Student Music Therapy Association

- WVU Campus Recreation Center with games and give-aways 

- Pascha Adamo, WV children’s author

-American Judo Hapkido Institute

-Melissa Harker Ridenour, WV Children's book author


On stage

- Army and Air Force ROTC WVU with Presentation of the Colors

- Three Woods and a Putter Barbershop Quartet will perform the National Anthem

- In-Step Dancers

- WVU Steel Drums Band

- WVU African Drum Ensemble

- Wenjing Kang on the Chinese instrument - Guqin

- Take Me Home A Cappella group