The 76th annual Mountain State Forest Festival will kick off Saturday, September 29 in Elkins.
The official opening ceremony will start at 10:30 a.m. at the Federal Building Plaza.
The Lumberjack contests will be held at Davis and Elkins College Saturday, October 6, starting at 7 a.m.
For more information or a full schedule of events, visit www.forestfestival.com.
Cricket Leary, Mountain State Forest Festival deputy director, sat down with Don Graye to talk more about the festival.