• September 12, 2019

    Hatfield-McCoy Ridin’ 4 A Cure

    Who’s ready to hit the trails for a good cause? The second Hatfield-McCoy Ridin’ 4 A Cure, a fundraiser for breast cancer awareness, will take pl

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  • September 5, 2019

    Hiking at Pinnacle Rock State Park

    Looking for somewhere outdoors to take the kids, the dogs, or just somewhere to enjoy nature by yourself? Pinnacle Rock is that place. Pinnacle Rock

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  • August 29, 2019

    Take a Motorcycle Ride through Coal Country

    There’s nothing better than a long drive through the various elevations and winding roads of Mercer County, West Virginia. It’s the perfect oppor

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  • August 27, 2019

    Cheers to Beer

    Next month, more than five million people will attend Oktoberfest, the world’s largest folk festival in Munich. But if you’re not able to make it

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  • August 22, 2019

    Wanted: We need your photos of Mercer County, WV

    We are looking for just the right shot. For an opportunity to be included in our guide, simply send your best shot of Mercer County, West Virgini

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  • August 20, 2019

    Watch: Summer's artisans and explorers

    Meet some of Mercer County's artisans and explorers! From summertime camping and fishing, to colorful murals and bike rides, Mercer County is home t

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  • August 8, 2019

    There's A New Mural In Town

    With more than 30 murals framing the streets of the Mercer Street Grassroots District, Princeton is practically an outdoor arts studio. The open-a

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  • August 2, 2019

    Gems of candy honor West Virginia's coal heritage

    Princeton restaurant serves candy and comfort food Lisa Dawn Biermann is from a third generation coal mining family. Her great grandfather immig

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  • August 1, 2019

    Kayaking How-To

    Go by kayak to take the route less traveled When you think of Mercer County, many great ways to explore the rolling, green mountain landscape come

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  • July 10, 2019

    Vintage Elevator Gives Ride Through Bluefield's History

    West Virginia’s Little New York features one of the most intriguing elevators in the city. Exploring the city of Bluefield, West Virginia, is, i

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  • June 24, 2019

    Take Me Out To The Ballgame

    Nothing says summer more than a day at the ballpark, and here in Mercer County, you have double the chance to see a game. You see, we have not on

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  • June 18, 2019

    Play All Day at Pipestem

    Photo Credit: Billy Bowling Pipestem Resort State Park is known as the Year-round Crown Jewel of the West Virginia State Park System, and luckily

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  • June 7, 2019

    A Picturesque First Visit to Mercer County

    by Shannon Shank, Guest Blogger After making contact with Visit Mercer County, I was on a mission to see and photograph places not regularly s

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  • May 23, 2019

    Make memories during the Memorial Day weekend

    From a Ferris Wheel and a fly-in to a history lesson and movie night, there are a lot of things to do in Mercer County, West Virginia over the Memor

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  • May 21, 2019

    Love at first sight

    How one couple found magic in the Town of Bramwell Michelle and Steve Cook took Bramwell

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  • May 17, 2019

    Mercer County: Through the Lens

    We have to admit — we enjoy scrolling through our Instagram feed just a much as the next person — maybe even more. But, can you blame us? There

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  • May 16, 2019

    A night under the stars in West Virginia

    The perfect summer night starts under the stars in Almost Heaven, West Virginia. In Athens, a small community located in Mercer County, Wes

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  • May 7, 2019

    Travel Matters to Mercer County

    It’s National Travel and Tourism Week, and this year, we’re celebrating how much “Travel Matters” to West Virginia and Mercer County! As

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  • April 26, 2019

    Cool nights and hot cars at Cool Cruisin' Nights

    It's not too early to start planning for those hot, summer nights.  Cool Cruisin' Night will welcome back summer with their annual cruise-in ever

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  • April 17, 2019

    Free Family Outings in Mercer County

    Spending time with family doesn’t have to break the bank. In fact, it doesn’t have to cost anything at all. The memories that stand the test of t

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