Jun 7, 2013 - Jun 9, 2013
Hatfield McCoy Reunion Festival & Marathon
Downtown Williamson & Matewan
Matewan, WEST VIRGINIA 25678
Contact phone: 304-235-5240
Web site: http://www.hatfieldmccoymarathon.com
The Hatfield's and McCoy's are back at it again but this time they're having fun instead of feuding. The Hatfield McCoy Reunion Festival will be celebrating its 14th anniversary in Matewan and Williamson, West Virginia. The festival will include a variety of activities, events, and free entertainment suitable for the whole family with the marathon taking place on Saturday.
Feud Site Guided Tours
Tour the sites of the world famous Hatfield McCoy Feud. The tour will include narration by two experts on the Feud. Stops include the Hog Trial site, the place where Johnse and Roseanna met, the spot where Devil Anse Hatfield's brother was murdered, the Paw Paw Massacre site, the home of the McCoys and the location of the New Years Day Raid. We will also stop in Matewan to learn about the Matewan Massacre, an event that led to the largest battle on US soil since the Civil War. We will also tour the museum in Matewan with exhibits related to the Feud and Matewan Massacre.
Tours will last 3 hours and leave from the Sycamore Inn in Williamson at 2PM Friday, June 7th; 9AM and 2PM Saturday, June 8th; and 9AM Sunday, June 9th. The cost is $20 for adults and $10 for children 12 and under. You may book a tour online at http://hmtours.eventbrite.com/