Upcoming Events

Mountain Justice Summer Camp

May 30 – June 7 – Kanawha State Forest, WV 

  • The first four days will be a series of workshops and discussions that will introduce people to the work that Mountain Justice engages in, and the social, political, and cultural context of that work. We’ll also take time to enjoy our surroundings– hiking, playing music, learning about local flora, picking up some climb skills, biking, relaxing, playing games, dancing, etc. Learn more at www.mountainjustice.org.

Celebration of the Outdoors

Saturday, June 20 – Coopers Rock State Forest, WV

  • Join the Coopers Rock Foundation as they celebrate recreation and nature at Coopers Rock State Forest! Visit www.coopersrock.org to find more information about the event.

Whippoorwill Festival

July 9-11 – Berea, KY

  • The Whippoorwill Festival features over 75 earth-friendly workshops, tent camping, food and guest speakers, plus a community campfire, folk and traditional music plus contra dancing on Saturday night. Visit www.whippoorwillfest.com for more information. 

Appalachian South Folklife Festival

July 17-19 – Pipestem, WV 

  • The 50th Anniversary Celebration of The Appalachian South Folklife Center will continue a long tradition of festivals and creative events at our beautiful rural setting, starting with traditional mountain music festivals in 1968, and continuing with blues and jazz festivals, rock concerts, and world music festivals to this day. Learn more here: www.folklifefest.com.