You, your friends and family can bring in lucky 2013 by attending one of several New Year's Eve parties planned at West Virginia's state parks. Park lodges are offering a variety of dinners and dances and packaged options.
West Virginia State Parks and Forests organize and schedule a variety of events and activities throughout the year. For event and activities or packaged events and deals, visit www.wvstateparks.com or call 800-CALL-WVA.
The New Year at Blackwater Falls includes a variety of special weekends and getaways. A New Year's Eve is a good starting point at this Tucker County destination. Blackwater Falls has a dinner and dance planned for Dec. 31 to bring in 2013 as well as an overnight package that includes lodging and a breakfast buffet. A chaperoned youth party for children 4-12 is also part of the package options. The youth party includes crafts, games, singing and other activities. For more information visit Events/Deals at www.blackwaterfalls.com or call 304-259-5216. Reservations made on or prior to Dec. 21 will recognize a 10 percent discount on packaged rates.
Blackwater Falls State Park is located in Davis in Tucker County. The park features a 54-unit lodge, vacation cabins, camping, full-service restaurant, and one the state's most photographed scenes, Blackwater Falls. For park and event information call 304-259-5216 or visit www.blackwaterfalls.com.
Ring in the New Year at Canaan Valley Resort State Park with two great party options. Family party includes buffet dinner, family games and DJ entertainment, punch toast at midnight and party favors. The adult party includes buffet dining in the Hickory Room, access to the lounge party with live entertainment, plus champagne toast and party favors. Adult party will be $30 per person. Family Party will be $20 adult and $12 child (ages 6-12) Kids ages 5 and younger are free with parents. Tax/gratuities are additional to above rates.
Canaan Valley Resort State Park is located near Davis in Tucker County. Call 304-866-4121 ext. 2651 for information or to make reservations, or visit www.canaanresort.com. The resort website includes ski information, snow and slope conditions and packages.
Spend a fun, relaxing New Year's Eve in Stonewall Resort's lodge. The New Year's Eve - Stillwaters Package for two includes dinner in Stillwaters Restaurant with a delicious menu prepared by the award-winning culinary team. Then ring in the New Year in the TJ Muskies lounge, with live music starting at 9 p.m., or relax by the warm, crackling fire in the Grand Hall with a glass of wine and live music.
In the morning, wake up to a wonderful breakfast on the Stillwaters Restaurant Breakfast Kiosk. Plus, you can enjoy our indoor/outdoor heated pool, two Jacuzzis, outdoor fire pit or take a stroll outdoors. The package cost is $229 per couple.
For other package details and reservations, please call 304-269-8880 to make reservations.