It’s a pretty sweet weekend to be a #PutnamWV resident! This weekend is both the last Food Truck Friday and 2022 West Virginia Cupcake Festival. Come enjoy what Putnam County has to offer!

Head down to Hurricane’s Main Street for lunch today to experience the last regularly scheduled Food Truck Friday of the season! The City of Hurricane with be there with Carnivore BBQ, Twisted Grille, and WV Mountain Ice 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. If you can’t make it between 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM, grab a slice of mouth-watering pizza from Belknap Dough Company!

The WV Cupcake Festival is located at Valley Park in Hurricane, WV. Festival hours are Friday, 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM, and Saturday, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM!

Throughout the evening on Friday, guests may experience a multitude of activities for all ages to enjoy. A Cupcake Classic Cruise-In/Car Show will be held throughout the evening from 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM, along with a Photography, Art & Writing Exhibit in the Commons Building until 9:00 PM. Several other activities will take place as guests enjoy the Food & Cupcake vendors while preparing for Saturday’s 5K race.

Kick-off Saturday bright and early with the Cupcake Chase 5K! Registration begins at 7:00 AM and the Run/Walk starts at 8:00 AM. After watching or participating in the morning 5K, head home for a quick rinse-off and return for an afternoon of activities! From 1:30 PM to 1:45 PM there will be a Cupcake Eating Contest on the Main Stage, followed by the Southern Stompers and the Judging of Cupcake Competitions.

Enjoy the rest of the night packed with musical performances, fun shows, and unique demonstrations! This weekend is full of local fun and sweet treats to explore. Make the most out of your weekend in Putnam County!