Congratulations to our Woodly the Elf Winner Kendal Nicole Ray!
Mountain State Forest Festival Director General Robin Miller has announced the appointments of Natalia Darlene Stewart, Alexis Nicole Shiflett, Austin McGraw Elliott, and Thomas Albert Nixon as Trumpeteers for the 83rd Mountain State Forest Festival.
The 83rd Mountain State Forest Festival has announced the appointments of Abigail Samantha Morgan, Allison Faith Huffman, Emery Brice Snodgrass and Elliot James Harper as Royal Scouts of Maid Silvia LXXXIII.
Bridgeport resident Kaitlin Marie Smith has been selected as Maid Silvia for the 83rd Mountain State Forest Festival by Director General Robin Miller.
Mountain State Forest Festival Director General Robin Miller has announced the appointments of Christine Paige Zurbuch and Susan Elizabeth Riggleman as Maids of Honor to Queen Silvia LXXXIII. Zurbuch and Riggleman are bestowed with the highest Randolph County honors in the Forest Festival’s 83rd Royal Court.
The Royal Minor Court of Queen Silvia LXXXIII has been selected and announced by Mountain State Forest Festival Director General Robin Miller and Queen’s Department Director Melanie Dempsey.
Representing the 83rd royal court will be Crown Bearer Emma Rae Morgan, Scepter Bearer Callie James Casto, Flower Girls Gwynneth Allison Walters, Talia Michael Nucilli, Alexis Rosana DeVall and Cora Grace Herron, and Train Bearers Jackson Allen Friddle and Troy Justin Jackson.
Auditions for the Royal Trumpeteers of the 83rd Mountain State Forest Festival will be held on Wednesday, April 24, 2019, at the Elkins First United Methodist Church. There will be a mandatory parent/participant meeting beginning at 6:00 pm, with auditions immediately following the parent meeting. Any Randolph County student that will be in 9th through 12th grade for the fall 2019 term is eligible to audition.
Clinics and a tryout for Jesters of the 83rd Mountain State Forest Festival will begin in April. Randolph County students who will be enrolled in grades sixth through tenth by September 1, 2019 are eligible.
The Mountain State Forest Festival Association announces that Bob Woolwine has been elected President of its Board of Directors.
The Mountain State Forest Festival and Citizens Bank of West Virginia announce the kick-off of the annual Woodly the Elf poster contest for the 83rd autumn celebration. Citizens Bank of West Virginia is the sponsor of the Festival’s official mascot.