The West Virginia Department of Education has reserved a room block at the Charleston Marriott Town Center with special rates for fair participants.  Rooms at the special rate are very limited and are available on a first-come, first-served basis. 


Charleston Marriott Town Center

(800) 228-9290 or (304) 345-6500


Room Rate:  $139.00 (plus applicable taxes)


Room must be reserved prior to April 13, 2017 and secured with a credit card when the reservation is made.


Room rate is available only on the night of Thursday, April 13, 2017.


You must reference the following group ID when making your reservation in order to receive the group rate:

WVDE Social Studies Fair 2017


Online Reservation Link


Date:  April 21, 2017
Charleston Civic Center

Time Event
8:00 AM -
9:00 AM
Project Setup | Grand Hall South
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Opening Assembly | Grand Hall North
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM JUDGING
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM LUNCH
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM JUDGING (Continued)
2:00 PM -
4:30 PM
Afternoon Break
4:30 PM -    5:15 PM Public Viewing of Projects | Grand Hall South | Winning projects will be identified with ribbons and stickers.
5:15 PM Students may remove projects from Grand Hall South
5:30 PM Awards Ceremony | Grand Hall North