Children’s Activities

Kid's Area at E-15 Homestead

Kid’s Area at E-15 Homestead – Taken by Maria af Rolen – All rights reserved

There are tons of things for kids to do at the New Deal Festival!  They will have a lot of fun with our games, demonstrations, and petting zoo.

Kid’s Area Schedule:

10:00 – Tie Dye

11:00 – Arthurdale History Children’s Tour

12:00 – Who Was Amelia Earhart? Paper Airplane Contest

1:00 – Dear Mrs. Roosevelt “Letters from Children of the Great Depression” – Dress and Design Paper Dolls

2:00 – Children of the Depression Games


Visit our goats at the petting zoo

raptor rehab center

West Virginia Raptor Rehabilitation Center

The West Virginia Raptor Rehabilitation Center will be at the New Deal Festival this year. From 10 a.m.-1 p.m., see hawks, owls, eagles, and even a turkey vulture and learn about the value of raptors in the environment and the important work being done at the WVRRC.