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Saturday, May 5, 2001 -- Albright, WV
Cheat River Festival
A Benefit for The Friends of the Cheat & West Virginia Rivers Coalition

2000 Cheat River Race
Paddling fun on the Cheat
[1999 Festival Coverage]
[2001 iPlayOutside T-Shirt winners]
[Pics from Friday Night]

When: Saturday, May 5th, 2001, Albright, WV

What: The Festival is held outdoors at the Confluence of Muddy Creek and the Cheat River in beautiful Albright, West Virginia. All kinds of local & regional Musical talent will be featured such as, Folk, Bluegrass, Celtic, Country, Acoustic Rock, and Rock-n-Roll! Come eat Great Food, and take part in fun Family Activities!

Hours & Admissions:

  • Gates open on Saturday, May 5th at 1:00 PM
  • Admission Price = $10.00 Per Person
  • Kid's Under the age of 12 are admitted FREE!
Special Festival Features

Cheat Canyon Downriver Race - Friday, May 4th at 5:00 PM

Big Sandy Downriver Race - Saturday, May 5th

A silent auction, 100's of Vendors, awesome LIVE music from many bands, plenty of activities for the kids, camping, and so much more!

For More Festival Information & Directions: The Cheat Festival Web Site

Festival Contact: Call Corina Haywood @ (304) 329-3621
Or e-mail her @

Would You Like to Be a Volunteer At The Cheat River Festival?

Volunteering at the Cheat River Festival is fun, and you'll be pitching in to raise money for a great cause. If you'd like more information please contact the Friends of the Cheat office at (304) 329-3621 or e-mail FOC at

The Friends of the Cheat & WV Rivers Coalition Mission:
To restore, preserve and promote the outstanding natural qualities of the Cheat River watershed.