Things to Do
Explore the Great Outdoors
Whatever your outdoor passion, we have an ideal spot for you!
If you love the great outdoors, you’ll love making your own history in Greater Parkersburg. Explore more than 82,000 acres of lush parks and public lands, including North Bend State Park and North Bend Rail Trail. Zip over and around our hills on the new ATV trail system at Mountwood Park. Or enjoy the recently renovated Point Park and amphitheater along the Ohio River. Whatever your outdoor passion—hiking, biking, boating, birding, fishing or golfing—we have an ideal spot for you.Learn More >
Find Out What's Happening in Parkersburg
Greater Parkersburg Blog
Learn about upcoming events, festivals, things to do and more with the Greater Parkersburg CVB Blog!Learn More >
Make Your Own History
HISTORY COMES ALIVE IN OUR COLORFUL AND FASCINATING MUSEUMS AND HISTORIC SITES.
Take a ride on an authentic sternwheeler down the majestic Ohio River to Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park and explore the beautifully recreated and meticulously furnished Blennerhassett Mansion. Visit the nationally recognized Oil and Gas Museum and learn about the events and people who engineered the birth of an industry and the creation of West Virginia while ensnared in the drama of the Civil War.Learn More >
Harvest Moon Arts & Crafts Festival - Parkersburg, WV
Henderson Hall - Williamstown, WV
Holiday In the Park - Parkersburg, West Virginia
Mountwood Park - 12 miles east of Parkersburg, WV along US Rt. 50
Mountwood ATV Adventures
Food and culinary event
Arts & Crafts, Evening Event, Free Event, Visual arts event or exhibit
The Riverside Artists Gallery at 219 Front Street in Marietta, OH will be hosting it’s Zen Garden Party on May 6...
Arts & Crafts, Children Activities, Fair or Festival, Free Event
Entertainment, Evening Event, Musical event or concert
Live Music Saturdays