COALTOWN, USA ANNUAL EVENTS
Visit the links below to learn more and like our City of Welch/CoalTown USA Facebook page. To plan your visit or learn about other great regional events, check out the calendar on the McDowell County Convention and Visitors Bureau.
CoalTown Beach Bash
Get ready for some family fun in the sand and sun in Downtown Welch, WV, Saturday, July 1st, to celebrate Independence Day weekend! CoalTown Beach Bash festivities include family activities, games, free watermelon, bouncy houses for the kids, beach music, vendors and fireworks at 9:30 PM.
The Haunted Hayride is generally held the 2, 3 and 4th weekends of October. Proceeds benefit the Local Volunteer Fire Dept.
National Coal Miners Day
Honor McDowell County Coal Miners with celebrations, proclamations, and more. Check out our gallery of honor on the home page of the CoalTown, USA website.
Join us for several holiday activities in Coaltown USA! We have a parade, tree lighting, trolley rides, Christmas market, decorating contests and more! Download the 2023 Schedule of Events flyer
Click here to purchase the Trolley Express Ride and Polar Express Movie tickets-$10 per person
Sunday, Dec 3, & Sunday, Dec 10, Pick up at 1pm, Welch Armory Parking Lot
New Years Eve Coal Drop
Ring In the New Year in downtown Welch... vendors, entertainment, karaoke, and fireworks. Sunday, Dec. 31, 2023 downtown Welch, WV!