Matewan Homecoming 2013 scheduled for Saturday

By Kyle Lovern

September 12, 2013

Kyle Lovern


MATEWAN – The annual Matewan Homecoming is scheduled for this Saturday, September 14 in downtown historic Matewan.

As usual all sorts of fun activities are slated including live music, food vendors, games for the kids, a car show and much more. Vendors should set up in the BB&T parking lot starting at 8:00 a.m.

The Matewan Town Council has released the schedule of events.

* 17th Annual Car Show- Registration from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., behind City Hall

* Josh Addair-11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on the Pavilion

* The Jaguars- 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. on the Pavilion

* Kids’ Fest- 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. featuring corn hole games and Fun Time Inflatables

* Matewan Massacre Drama- 3:00 p.m. in front of City Hall

* DJ Homer Mullins from “No Limit Entertainment”- 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on the Pavilion

* Car Show Awards announced at 4:00 p.m.

* Home-Made Apple Butter

* Wingo’s Grill Pig Roast- All day

* Hatfield-McCoy Airboat Tours- All day

For more information, call Matewan City Hall at 304-426-4522.