Bridge Day 2020

October 17, 2020 in Fayetteville

Bridge Day takes place on October 17, 2020. Bridge Day is an annual one-day festival in Fayetteville, Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. The event is coordinated by the New River Gorge Bridge Day Commission, and is sponsored by numerous companies of both local and international significance. The event, held on the third Saturday every October, commemorates the 1977 completion of the New River Gorge Bridge. On this day, all four lanes of the bridge are closed to automobiles and opened to pedestrians. Estimates have 100,000 people attending the overall event. The first Bridge Day was held in 1980 and drew a crowd of roughly 40, 000. It has been held every year since except for 2001. It was canceled that year due to the recent events of 9/11 and the possibility of terrorist attacks. (With material from: Wikipedia)

Where is Bridge Day?
Nationwide
Fayetteville
When is Bridge Day?
Saturday, the 17th of October 2020
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