August 14 - August 17
Known for the music and dancing, this year’s Summerfest features several nights of bands, free cotton candy, snow cones, face painting and jumping features to keep the young ones busy. The free festival is held near the Mound in South Charleston. There are dance competitions for kids and adults, as well as a “Dancing under the Stars” contest. Other attractions include an open car show for every car enthusiasts and the festival ends with spectacular fireworks.