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Aug 03

Plan Your Greater Morgantown Weekend Getaway

Posted on August 3, 2023 at 2:02 PM by Drew Bailey

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Plan a relaxing getaway with golf, wine tastings and more nestled in the scenic landscape. Share your interests and we’ll keep you updated on events, insider tips, and discounts on the activities you enjoy.

Swing into the Weekend 

Grab your clubs and hit the course! Whether you’re looking for a 9 or 18-hole course, Greater Morgantown has the fairway you are looking for!

Visit Alpine Lake mountain resort and aim for their award-winning 18-hole golf course. You can even give their mini golf a try! Rated among the top 100 public golf courses in America, Lakeview Golf Resort and Spa offers golfers two 18-hole championship courses. In town but forgot your clubs? Paradise Lake Golf Course has you covered – this 9-hole course is open to the public and has available rental equipment.

Check out more of Greater Morgantown’s fairways here!


Watch a ballet, concert, musical, play and/or symphony at one of Greater Morgantown’s premiere performing arts centers.

Looking for the best place to catch a show? Try the Metropolitan Theatre or the WVU Creative Arts Center to immerse yourself in live theatre. Both locations serve as homes to nationally touring Broadway and dance shows, West Virginia Public Theatre, the WVU School of Theatre and Dance productions, and local community theatre.

Ready to rock out to a live concert? Check out Mainstage Morgantown for exciting bands! Head to the Hazel Ruby McQuain Amphitheatre at Riverfront Park for orchestra and solo artist performances.

When you’re creative juices are flowing, visit Zenclay Pottery, the WOW! Factory, or take part in a Sip ‘n Dip Painting Party to express your artistic side!

Find more opportunities for wonderful audiences and active experiences.

Wine and Dine

Discover upscale dining rooms, neighborhood bistros, family-owned eateries, spirited pubs, and high-profile chain establishments.

Wanting to try out one of Greater Morgantown’s tradition-filled spots? Schedule Mario’s Fishbowl into your vacation planner! Another option for a great vacation meal is the local Iron Horse Tavern – try their pub entrees! Taste delicious, seasonal fresh food from local farms right along the water at Table 9. Pick one of your favorite adorable and delicious sweets at Sugar Bar for dessert!

Don’t forget to explore all of the tasty restaurants Greater Morgantown has to offer! Click here to check a list of all your local dining options.

Dedicated CVB Concierge

When planning your trip to Morgantown, the Greater Morgantown CVB Visitor Centers help you make the most of every minute you spend in Mountaineer Country!

Our staff really knows the area; we’ll even help you with tee times for local golf courses, restaurant reservations, shopping excursions and how to get tickets for big performances and hot attractions.

When planning your weekend getaway, make sure to take advantage of the many Mountaineer Deals that can help you save during your stay!