Craft Fair & Quilt Show
Traditional and contemporary crafts with artisans from West Virginia and neighboring states with handmade quilts showcasing the talents of the Country Roads Quilt Guild members.
Presented by Barnes and Noble, and free and open to the public. Come kick up your heels, clap your hands and enjoy some of the best pickin' 'n grinnin' this side of the Monongahela.
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. Performances on stage, crafts, games, information and more will be happening that highlight the best of the Mountain State!
The Mountaineer stars come out and shine during Mountaineer week!
Finale: Sunday, October 29, 2017
Katie Simms won the 2017-2018 Mountaineer Idol Competition!
These are just a few of the student activities happening with many more planned for Mountaineer Week.
A fun-filled tradition where students, faculty and staff compete to fit the most people in a tiny PRT car, which fits 16 people comfortably. The record of 97 was set in 2000. Any student, student organization or faculty/staff group is invited to come try to break the record. PLUS, stop by this year for a free 150th anniversary cup cake, while supplies last!
See who can grow the best beard in 4 weeks! Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 winners. Prizes will consist of plaques and $100, $75, and $50 respectively. Students must have participating in the Shaving portion to be considered in the judging.
Bob Huggins 3 - 3
Compete in this fun basketball tournament with teams of three to raise money for the Norma Mae Huggins Cancer Fund. All students are welcome to sign up on www.imleagues.com .
The Mountaineer Week Photo Contest, presented by All Pro Photography, will be showcased on October 20-29, 2017, on the Mountainlair First Floor. WVU Students can submit up to three photographs (either color or black and white) to firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday, October 11 at 4:30pm .