FRANKLIN, W.Va. -- The 45th annual Treasure Mountain Festival runs Sept. 19-22 in Franklin.
Activities and attractions include food vendors, craft sales and heritage demonstrations, quilt and needlework show, country store, flea market, antique cars/trucks/tractors/engine display, historical walking tour, horseshoe pitching, storytelling, children's games, gigantic pumpkin contest, puppet show, muzzleloader shoot, music, dancing, carriage rides and treasure hunt.
Visit www.treasuremountainfestival.com or call 304-358-3298 for more information.
North Bend nature weekend
CAIRO, W.Va. -- Nature Wonder Weekend runs Sept. 20-22 at North Bend State Park.
The weekend includes hikes, programs and a wild foods banquet. Although wild foods are featured throughout the weekend, conventional meals also will be prepared by North Bend Lodge Restaurant.
Grape Stomping Wine Festival
SUMMERSVILLE, W.Va. -- For the 22nd year, the Grape Stomping Wine Festival will take place Sept. 21 and 22 at Kirkwood Winery, Summersville.
Food vendors, face painting, handmade crafts, pottery making demonstrations, clogging, covered wagon and buggy rides will be featured throughout the day. Grape eating and stomping contests, distillery tours, wine tasting and live musical entertainment are other activities.
There will be a raft trip and timber trek giveaway, compliments of Rivermen Whitewater Outfitters. Visit www.kirkwood-wine.com or call 304-872-7332 or 888-498-9463 for more information.
Twin Falls photo workshop
MULLENS, W.Va. -- The Fall Photography Workshop will take place Sept. 20-22 at Twin Falls Resort State Park.
Professional photographers Steve Shaluta and Steve Rotsch will guide participants through the components of outdoor photography and conduct field trips to different areas of the park. All participants should bring their own cameras and equipment.
Workshop topics will cover equipment, composition, natural light, action photography, digital imaging and computer software use.
Cost is $148.75 for per person and includes two nights' lodging, workshop fee, full lunch on Sept. 21 and 22 and break refreshments. The workshop-only price of $69.10 includes workshop fee, full lunch on Sept. 21 and 22 and break refreshments. Cabin rates and other package prices are available. Advance reservations are required.
For more information or reservations, call Twin Falls Resort State Park at 304-294-4000 or visit www.twinfallsresort.com.