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Colorful quilt. West Virginia University. 75. Mountaineer Week. 1947 to 2022. Celebrating Appalachian Heritage.

Mountaineer Week 2024

Celebrating 77 years of Appalachian Heritage

Appalachian Writer of Color Series

Oct. 30, 2023

Appalachian Writer of Color Series featuring Lisa Kwong presented in collaboration with the WVU Humanities Center

Haunted Hollows

Nov 1, 2023

Haunted Hollows: Spooky Tales from Appalachia. Presented by University Apartments.
Meet the tellers

Arts & Craft Fair

Nov 3-5, 2023

Par Mar Stores Arts & Craft Fair November three to five View the artisans

Quilt Show

Nov 3-5, 2023

red and green quilted holiday table runner displayed on top of piano
presented in collaboration with the Country Roads Quilt Guild

Student Competitions

Mountaineer Week 2023. Beard Growing Contest. Shaving September 18. Judging Oct. 30. Sponsored by University Apartments with support from Classic Cutz.

Beard Growing

Judging: Oct 30, 2023

Mountainlair Food Court | Noon

Meet the contestants
Mountaineer Week 2023 Photo Contest. Photo of waterfall.

Photo Contest

Show off your photography skills while showcasing the beauty of Appalachia!

Learn more

Appalachian Trivia

Nov 2, 2023 | 6pm

Mountainlair Food Court Learn more

DIY Bunting Kits

FREE to WVU students

while supplies last Learn more


Through the week

Mountainlair Food Court See who's playing


Throughout the week

Mountainlair Front Check out the vendors