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Oglebayfest

October 6 @ 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

42nd Annual Oglebayfest
October 4-6, 2019

Oglebayfest began in 1978 in celebration of the 50th anniversary of Oglebay Park. Today, Oglebayfest has grown into a major festival which serves as both a celebration of fall and a token of appreciation for all who visit and support Oglebay Park throughout the year. 

     

    2019 Calendar of Events

    Friday, October 4, 2019

    8 am – 8 pm Palm Room Greenhouse: Garden Treasures, mums, and more.
    8 am – 8 pm Farmhouse Sweets & Treats Shoppe: Enjoy Kirke’s Homemade Ice Cream, hot brownie a la modes, specialty candies, coffees, and seasonal gifts.
    8 am – 8 pm Carriage House Glass: Featuring artisanal glass made in the USA.
    10 am – 4 pm Schrader Environmental Education Center: Nature trails, animals, children’s area and Samara Shop.
    10 am – 5 pm Oglebay Institute Mansion Museum*
    10 am – 5 pm Oglebay Institute Glass Museum*
    10 am – 5 pm Tasting hosted by Rozy’s Homestyle Peppers: Farmhouse Sweets & Treats Shoppe, The Hilltop
    10 am – 8 pm Welcome Center: Experience the new Welcome Center located on The Hilltop next to the Palm Room featuring panoramic views of the park and helpful visitor resources.
    11 am – 4 pm Oglebay Good Zoo*
    12 – 2 pm Live Music- Bob Gaudio: Mansion Woods
    12 – 7 pm Phil Maxwell Artists’ & Gourmet Markets: Mansion Woods
    2:30 – 4:30 pm Live Music- Brett Cain: Mansion Woods
    4:30 – 6 pm Live Music- Road Hogs: Rathskeller at Hess Shelter
    5 – 7 pm Live Music- The Cherry Duo: Mansion Woods
    6:30 pm 4-H Pet Show: Ohio County Fair, Levenson Shelter
    6:30 – 8:30 pm Live Music- Artist TBD: Rathskeller, Hess Shelter
    7:30 – 9:30 pm Square Dance with Cabin Fever String Band: Ohio County Fair, Levenson Shelter
    9 – 11:00 pm Live Music- Hit Play: Rathskeller, Hess Shelter

    Saturday, October 5, 2019

    8 am – 8 pm Palm Room Greenhouse: Garden Treasures, mums, and more.
    8 am – 8 pm Farmhouse Sweets & Treats Shoppe: Enjoy Kirke’s Homemade Ice Cream, hot brownie a la modes, specialty candies, coffees, and seasonal gifts.
    8 am – 8 pm Carriage House Glass: Featuring artisanal glass made in the USA.
    9:30 am Oglebayfest Parade: Parade route begins at the Oglebay Good Zoo
    10 am – Dusk Ohio County Country Fair: Levenson Shelter
    10 – 11:30 am Live Music- Greg Molnar: Mansion Woods
    10 am – 4 pm Ecofest at Schrader Environmental Education Center: Conservation exhibits, animals, birdwatching, scavenger hunts, nature crafts, outdoor games and campfire- Free Admission
    10 am -5 pm Tent Sale: Farmhouse Sweets & Treats Shoppe, The Hilltop
    10 am – 5 pm Oglebay Institute Mansion Museum*
    10 am – 5 pm Oglebay Institute Glass Museum*
    10 am – 5 pm Tasting hosted by Rozy’s Homestyle Peppers: Farmhouse Sweets & Treats Shoppe, The Hilltop
    10 am – 5 pm Live Music- Frank Pusateri and his accordian: Rathskeller, Hess Shelter
    10 am – 5 pm Pony Rides: Schenk Lake* 
    10 am – 5 pm Oglebay Good Zoo: Free Admission
    10 am – 8 pm Welcome Center: Experience the new Welcome Center located on The Hilltop next to the Palm Room featuring panoramic views of the park and helpful visitor resources.
    10 am – 7 pm Phil Maxwell Artists’ & Gourmet Markets: Mansion Woods
    11 am – Noon Fly Fishing Demonstrations: Presented by Trout Unlimited, Schenk Lake
    11 am – 6 pm HealthNet Helicopter Display: Meet the HealthNet flight team and check out their medical helicopter located in the field across from Hess Shelter.
    11 am – 7:30 pm Live Music- Aspen Glow: Rathskeller, Hess Shelter
    11:30 am Ohio County Fair Opening Ceremonies: Levenson Shelter
    12 – 2 pm Live Music- Jim Berze: Mansion Woods
    12 – 5 pm Quilting Demonstration: Ohio County Fair, Levenson Shelter
    12 – 6 pm Inflatable Rides: Schenk Lake*
    12 pm – Dusk Dusk Rocky Ridge Acres Belgian Display: Ohio County Fair, Levenson Shelter
    12 pm Hitch Class: Horse, Pony, Mule & Mini Show at Camp Russel Athletic Field
    12:30 pm Old Fashioned Butter Making: Ohio County Fair, Levenson Shelter
    12:30 pm Hog Calling Contest: Ohio County Fair, Levenson Shelter
    1 – 3 pm Fly Fishing Demonstrations: Presented by Trout Unlimited, Schenk Lake
    1 – 3 pm Round Robin hosted by Wheeling Oglebay Tennis Club: Oglebay Tennis Center
    1 – 3 & 5 pm International Folk Dancers: Rathskeller, Hess Shelter
    2 – 6 pm “Clown Around Town”- Face painting & balloon art: Schenk Lake
    2:30 pm Baked Goods Auction: Ohio County Fair, Levenson Shelter
    2:30 – 4:30 pm Live Music- The Muddle: Mansion Woods
    5 – 7 pm Live Music- New Age Adenas: Mansion Woods
    3 pm Pedal Power Contest: Ohio County Fair, Levenson Shelter
    8 pm Oglebayfest Fireworks Display: Schenk Lake
    8:30 – 11 pm Live performance by Easy Street: Rathskeller, Hess Shelter (must be 21 years of age)
    9 – 11 pm Live Music- Markus & James: Glassworks Grill, Wilson Lodge

    Sunday, October 6, 2019

    8 am – 8 pm Farmhouse Sweets & Treats Shoppe: Enjoy Kirke’s Homemade Ice Cream, hot brownie a la modes, specialty candies, coffees, and seasonal gifts.
    8 am – 8 pm Carriage House Glass: Featuring artisanal glass made in the USA.
    9 am Oglebayfest 5K Run/Walk: Race begins in the Good Zoo parking lot.
    10 am Shotgun Oglebayfest Golf Scramble: Crispin Golf Course**
    10 am – 12 pm Live Music- Gage Joseph: Mansion Woods
    10 am – 4 pm Tent Sale: Farmhouse Sweets & Treats Shoppe, The Hilltop
    10 am – 5 pm Welcome Center: Experience the new Welcome Center located on The Hilltop next to the Palm Room featuring panoramic views of the park and helpful visitor resources.
    10 am – 5 pm Phil Maxwell Artists’ & Gourmet Markets: Mansion Woods
    10 am – 5 pm Oglebay Institute Mansion Museum*
    10 am – 5 pm Oglebay Institute Glass Museum*
    10 am – 5 pm Live Music- Frank Pusateri and his accordian: Rathskeller, Hess Shelter
    10 am – 5 pm Palm Room Greenhouse: Garden treasures, mums, and more.
    10 am – 5 pm Ohio County Country Fair: Levenson Shetler
    11 am – 5 pm Oglebay Good Zoo
    11 am – 5 pmHealthNet Helicopter Display:Meet the HealthNet flight team and check out their medical helicopter located in the field across from Hess Shelter.
    12:30 – 2:00 pm Live Music- Erin Huffman Trio: Mansion Woods
    12 – 4 pm Schrader Environmental Education Center: Nature trails, animals, children’s area and Samara Shop.
    12 – 5 pm Pony Rides: Schenk Lake*
    12 – 4 pm WV Pony Pull Championship: Ohio County Fair, Levenson Shelter
    12 – 5 pm Quilting Demonstration: Ohio County Fair, Levenson Shelter
    12 – 5 pm Rocky Ridge Acres Belgian Display: Ohio County Fair, Levenson Shelter
    12 – 5 pm Alpen Glow German Band: Rathskeller, Hess Shelter
    12 – 5 pm Live Music- Eric Huffman Trio: Mansion Woods
    1 – 5 pm Inflatable Rides: Schenk Lake*
    1 – 5 pm Face Painting by Fabulous Faces by Betsy: Schenk Lake
    1:30 pm Rock Throwing Contest: Ohio County Fair, Levenson Shelter
    1:30 & 3:30 pm Heritage Dance Association Folk Dancers: Hess Shelter
    2 pm Baby Crawling Contest: Ohio County Fair, Levenson Shelter
    2 – 6 pm American Square & Round Dance: Pine Room. Sponsored by the PACCA
    2:30 pm Baked Goods Auction: Ohio County Fair, Levenson Shelter
    2:30 pm Jr. Farm Boy & Farm Girl Contest: Ohio County Fair, Levenson Shelter
    3 – 5 pm Live Music- Eli Lambie Duo: Mansion Woods
    6 – 7 pm Free beginner square and round dance lessons presented by the PACCA: Pine Room

    * ADMISSION FEE 
    ** DISCOUNTED ADMISSION FEE

    Details

    Date:
    October 6
    Time:
    8:00 am - 7:00 pm

    Venue

    Oglebay
    465 Lodge Drive
    Wheeling, WV 26003 United States
    Wheeling Park | 1801 National Road | Wheeling, WV 26003
    304-243-4185 or 800-624-6988, ext. 4085