Welcome to Kingwood, WV

Travel back to quieter times in Kingwood and find yourself at the heart of Preston County, WV. Breath in the Appalachian air as you sample a bit of history found in every bite of a short stack of buckwheat cakes.

Mountaineer Country travelers can reach Kingwood by road, trail, or stream, thanks to its natural surroundings and convenient location. Large stretches of land allow for local farms, big and small to be grown by locals and shared with neighboring towns. Downtown Kingwood is not short on its community or its culture. Its historic Main Street is filled with unique restaurants, quirky storefronts and friendly people, making any day in Kingwood a day well spent.

An abundance of history can be found around every corner and there is always breakfast, lunch or dinner to be had. Whether you're looking for that plate of freshly baked buckwheat cakes at every local’s favorite diner or a special, Almost Heaven gift for a friend or family member in your life from a nearby shop, this small town is full of neighborliness that cannot be matched.

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April 8, 2020
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April 10, 2020
Modern Homestead at Tathams
41 S Robert Stone Way, Reedsville, WV 26547, USA
April 10, 2020
Preston Community Arts Center
123 S Price St, Kingwood, WV 26537, USA
April 11, 2020
Alpine Lake Resort
700 W Alpine Dr, Terra Alta, WV 26764, USA
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Farm-to-table dining thrives in Kingwood, WV. Fresh produce and savory entrees can be found in every restaurant, diner, and farmers market.
Restaurants in Kingwood


Fill your days with an outdoor adventure through the mountains, quaint dinner events, historical sites, and kid-friendly fun. Kingwood celebrates every day with fairs and festivals all year-round.
Things To Do In Kingwood


Find brand names you love and local businesses you’ll love to discover thanks to Kingwood’s unique shops and storefronts. Search through our local business partners to see how you can save with Mountaineer Deals!
Shopping In Kingwood


Choose between modern accommodations, charming bed & breakfasts, and all the comforts of home when you stay in Kingwood. No matter where you stay, all of our lodging properties offer memorable stays.
Places To Stay in Kingwood