The Rivers to Ridges Heritage Trail Mountain Bike Race & Ride continues Saturday at Gritt’s Farm in Buffalo.  This unique, short-course race series is geared towards beginner and intermediate riders and families.  Take advantage of all the lower Kanawha River Valley has to offer!  Prizes and gift certificates for top finishers as well as special fun categories.  Professional timing and a local food truck will be present, as well as Strider bike race!  You must pre-register for this event!


The Waves of Fun is excited to announce that they are opening on Saturday for the 2021 summer season!  The slides will unfortunately be closed for the season, so rate changes for this season to make up for the slide loss are as follows:

Adult 12 and up $8

Child 11-5 $6

Child 4-under FREE

Military (Serving Member / Vet Only) and Seniors $4

On a happy note, they have several fun events and programming planned for this season including team trivia night, Grad Night, Under the Sea Movie Night, Guppy Squad Kids program and more! If you are a season pass holder, all after hours events and special programs are free.  We hope to see you there on May 29th!


Don’t forget to visit The Putnam Farmer’s Market every Saturday now through October in the front of Valley Park from 9am-1pm.  All of their vendors are local(within a 100 mile radius or from West Virginia.) You’ll find in-season produce, locally raised meat, farm fresh eggs, home baked goods, local honey, fresh flowers, berries, handmade jewelry and crafts, and so much more from local farmers and artisans!  The 2021 season features over 20 recurring and guest vendors.  Find something new every Saturday!

Make it a great weekend, Putnam County!