Labor Day Celebration ~

Wilson Lodge Guest Rooms From $119 Per Night

Stay dates available 8/31/2018 through 9/3/2018

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Celebrate Labor Day weekend the Oglebay way with live entertainment, face painting, balloon art, inflatable rides, Revolutionary War reenactments, an unforgettable fireworks display and more. Book now and take advantage of reduced rates on Wilson Lodge guest rooms, while supplies last! 

*Price is based on lodging room rate only and is not inclusive of additional charges or amenities. Rate is based on use of Kline & Byrd Wing Rooms. Offer applies to room nights booked and consumed 8/31/2018 through 9/3/2018. Rate subject to applicable taxes and fees. Offer does not apply to existing reservations, groups or contracted rooms. Offer may not be combined with any other promotion or discount.

 

Schedule of Events

Saturday, September 1

9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.- Homemade Ice Cream at Schenk Lake- Drop by Schenk Lake and celebrate summer with all your favorite hand dipped flavors. 

9:30 a.m. /11:30 a.m. /1:30 p.m. /3:30 p.m.– Segway Tours – The Segway Personal Transporter™ is the perfect way to experience the scenic beauty of Oglebay! Cost is $65 per person. Must be at least 16 yrs. Tours depart from the Aerial Challenge Course. For reservations, call 304-243-4026.

10:00 a.m. – Guided Hike of Driehorst & Thoreau Trail Systems- Explore the beauty and serenity of Oglebay Park’s Driehorst and Thoreau trail systems through this complimentary guided hike. Hike departs from Driehorst Shelter, located near the entrance to Caddy Camp. 

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.- Annual Woodcarver’s Show– Witness the work of talented woodcarvers from across the country, as they come together to showcase their artistic creations. View carvings of all types ranging from large to small, with most offered for sale.

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.- 21st Annual Fort Henry Days- Explore an 18th-century living-history encampment showcasing colonial and Native-American cultures located at Site 1 and Levenson Shelter.

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Good Zoo- Experience more than 50 unique species, 20 of which are rare or endangered. Don’t miss the brand new Snow Leopard exhibit!

11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.- Crispin Center Outdoor Pool & Fountains of Fun– Get ready for a fun filled day at Crispin Center Pool featuring inflatables, a climbing rock wall, and the Fountains of Fun attraction. 

11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Route 88 Brew & BBQ– Celebrate Labor Day with an all American BBQ feast at Oglebay’s newest dining venue- Route 88 Brew & BBQ. Indulge in our house-smoked pork, beef brisket and jumbo wings.

2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Face Painting & Balloon Art with Doozy the Clown- Stop by Schenk Lake for an afternoon of face painting and balloon art the kids are sure to enjoy.

2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Inflatable Rides & Rock Climbing Wall- Located in the lower parking lot near Schenk Lake.

3:00 p.m. – Battle for Fort Henry at Camp Russell– Witness the acclaimed battle re-enactment of the siege of Fort Henry with young Betty Zane’s heroic run for gunpowder.

3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Pedal Boat Races- Stop by Schenk Lake for the annual Pedal Boat Race. 

11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. – Garden Bistro– Enjoy an outdoor, farm-to-table dining experience overlooking the Terrace Gardens where many of the ingredients from our fresh, seasonal menu are grown. Grab a seat on the Garden Bistro porch and enjoy panoramic views of Oglebay’s manicured landscape. Indoor and outdoor seating available.

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Dive After Five: Discounted Admission to Crispin Center Outdoor Pool & Fountains of Fun- Dive in after 5:00 p.m. and enjoy reduced admission rates- $3.00 adult admission, $1.00 child admission.

 

Sunday, September 2

9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.- Homemade Ice Cream at Schenk Lake- Drop by Schenk Lake and celebrate summer with all your favorite hand dipped flavors. 

9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. – Fishing Tournament-  Stop by Schenk Lake for the annual Fishing Tournament. 1st prize for catching the largest fish will be awarded in the following categories: Kids (Ages 10 and under); Adults (Ages 10 and up).

9:30 a.m. /11:30 a.m. /1:30 p.m. /3:30 p.m.– Segway Tours – The Segway Personal Transporter™ is the perfect way to experience the scenic beauty of Oglebay! Cost is $65 per person. Must be at least 16 yrs. Tours depart from the Aerial Challenge Course. For reservations, call 304-243-4026.

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.- Annual Woodcarver’s Show– Witness the work of talented woodcarvers from across the country, as they come together to showcase their artistic creations. View carvings of all types ranging from large to small, with most offered for sale.

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.- 21st Annual Fort Henry Days- Explore an 18th-century living-history encampment showcasing colonial and Native-American cultures located at Site 1 and Levenson Shelter.

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Good Zoo- Experience more than 50 unique species, 20 of which are rare or endangered. Don’t miss the brand new Snow Leopard exhibit!

11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.- Crispin Center Outdoor Pool & Fountains of Fun– Get ready for a fun filled day at Crispin Center Pool featuring inflatables, a climbing rock wall, and the Fountains of Fun attraction. 

11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Route 88 Brew & BBQ– Celebrate Labor Day with an all American BBQ feast at Oglebay’s newest dining venue- Route 88 Brew & BBQ. Indulge in our house-smoked pork, beef brisket and jumbo wings.

2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Inflatable Rides & Rock Climbing Wall- Located in the lower parking lot near Schenk Lake.

3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Face Painting & Balloon Art with Doozy the Clown- Stop by Schenk Lake for an afternoon of face painting and balloon art the kids are sure to enjoy.

3:00 p.m. – Battle for Fort Henry at Camp Russell– Witness the acclaimed battle re-enactment of the siege of Fort Henry with young Betty Zane’s heroic run for gunpowder.

11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. – Garden Bistro– Enjoy an outdoor, farm-to-table dining experience overlooking the Terrace Gardens where many of the ingredients from our fresh, seasonal menu are grown. Grab a seat on the Garden Bistro porch and enjoy panoramic views of Oglebay’s manicured landscape. Indoor and outdoor seating available.

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Dive After Five: Discounted Admission to Crispin Center Outdoor Pool & Fountains of Fun- Dive in after 5:00 p.m. and enjoy reduced admission rates- $3.00 adult admission, $1.00 child admission.

7:30 p.m. – Music Under the Stars with the Wheeling Symphony – Join is in the amphitheater as the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra presents Jeans’ n Classics “A Night at Woodstock” featuring hits by Crosby, Stills & Nash, The Who, Janis Joplin, Joe Cocker, Santana, Jimi Hendrix, The Band, Jefferson Airplane, and many more!

9:30 p.m. – Labor Day Fireworks Extravaganza- Bring a blanket and grab a spot near the amphitheater for optimal viewing. Fireworks will follow the conclusion of the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra performance. 

 

Monday, September 3

9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.- Homemade Ice Cream at Schenk Lake- Drop by Schenk Lake and celebrate summer with all your favorite hand dipped flavors. 

9:30 a.m. /11:30 a.m. /1:30 p.m. /3:30 p.m.– Segway Tours – The Segway Personal Transporter™ is the perfect way to experience the scenic beauty of Oglebay! Cost is $65 per person. Must be at least 16 yrs. Tours depart from the Aerial Challenge Course. For reservations, call 304-243-4026.

10:00 a.m. – Guided Hike of Serpentine Trail Systems- Explore the beauty and serenity of Oglebay Park’s Serpentine trail system through this complimentary guided hike. Hike departs from the Serpentine trail head located on Route 88 across from Carriage House Glass.

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Mini Golf Tournament–  Stop by the Mini Golf Course near Schenk Lake for the annual Mini Golf Tournament. Prizes will be awarded to 1st and 2nd place winners in the following categories: Kids (Ages 10 and under); Adults (Ages 10 and up).

9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. – Fishing Tournament–  Stop by Schenk Lake for the annual Fishing Tournament. 1st prize for catching the largest fish will be awarded in the following categories: Kids (Ages 10 and under); Adults (Ages 10 and up).

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Good Zoo- Experience more than 50 unique species, 20 of which are rare or endangered. Don’t miss the brand new Snow Leopard exhibit!

11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.- Crispin Center Outdoor Pool & Fountains of Fun– Get ready for a fun filled day at Crispin Center Pool featuring inflatables, a climbing rock wall, and the Fountains of Fun attraction. 

11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Route 88 Brew & BBQ– Celebrate Labor Day with an all American BBQ feast at Oglebay’s newest dining venue- Route 88 Brew & BBQ. Indulge in our house-smoked pork, beef brisket and jumbo wings.

12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. – Face Painting & Balloon Art with Doozy the Clown- Stop by Schenk Lake for an afternoon of face painting and balloon art the kids are sure to enjoy.

12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Inflatable Rides & Rock Climbing Wall- Located in the lower parking lot near Schenk Lake.

4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. – Garden Bistro– Enjoy an outdoor, farm-to-table dining experience overlooking the Terrace Gardens where many of the ingredients from our fresh, seasonal menu are grown. Grab a seat on the Garden Bistro porch and enjoy panoramic views of Oglebay’s manicured landscape. Indoor and outdoor seating available.

5:00 p.m. – 6th Annual Drool at the Pool– Grab your four-legged friends and join us at the Crispin Center Pool for the 6th annual Drool at the Pool event! This event provides local dogs and their owners the chance to swim in the outdoor pool during the final hours of summertime operation. Guests must present proof of current rabies vaccine.

 

Labor Day Activity Pricing & Information

Face Painting & Balloon Art with Doozy the Clown

Face painting and balloon art are free amenities for all guests to enjoy. Activities will take place near Schenk Lake.

Inflatable Rides & Rock Climbing Wall

  • Rock Climbing Wall- $10.00 per climb
  • Inflatable Rides- $2.00 per session or $5.00 for unlimited inflatable use. Inflatable rides are included with purchase of Daily Activity Wristband.
    *Use of Inflatable Rides is complimentary for Wilson Lodge and Cottage overnight guests.

Daily Activity Wristbands- $18.95 per day

Daily Activity Wristbands purchased Saturday, September 1 – Monday, September 3 include access to inflatable rides, plus all resort activities including tennis, miniature golf, outdoor pool, fishing, pedal boating, trolley, Glass Museum, Mansion Museum, Schrader Environmental Center nature programs, and Good Zoo with train ride. 

Special Offers:

  • Receive $2.00 OFF your Daily Activity Wristband purchase when you turn in your expired band from the previous day.
  • Add Rock Climbing Wall to your Daily Activity Wristband for an extra $5.00. Includes one climb per band.