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    New Kanawha Falls Festival Thursday


    FAYETTE CO., WV (NEWS RELEASE) – Come down to the falls September 14th for the first ever Kanawha Falls Festival! The festival will consist of 3 events: downriver & slalom race (3 separate heats), freestyle/best line, and photography competition.

    Registration is from 10am-12pm at Kanawha Falls parking lot. Preregistration will be held at the Ace Adventure Gear shop on September 13th.

    Event categories:
    Downriver race
    Waterfall freestyle/best line
    Photography competition

    Registration costs:
    $15 downriver race or freestyle
    $10 photography competition
    $20 downriver race and freestyle
    $30 race, freestyle, photography

    Spectators are welcomed and encouraged to participate!

    Whitewater competitors must be sound class IV+ kayakers as the rapids of the falls have multiple hazzards and demand such whitewater skills and knowledge.

    Click here to see a video.