Home of the Preston County Buckwheat Festival

Sports, Swimming, Receptions, and more


  Craig Civic Center

The Civic Center is part of the City's Parks & Recreation Department.

Upcoming Schedule of Events


Roller Skating - $4.00 (includes skates)

Every Sunday from 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

 3 Buck Basketball - $3.00

Starting January 10, 2016-April 24th

Every Sunday from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm for families with children under 14 years of age.
Organized basketball from 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm for children 14 years and up.

Date Time Event


JUNE 20-JULY 29TH, 2016

Camp will be closed week of July 4-8, 2016

Outdoor view of pool and parking area

Brown Park & City Park

Parks can be rented for picnics & parties

Brown Park is located on Rt. 7

Pavilion, restroom, park, playground, basketball court, wooded trails
Cost: $60.00

City Park is located next to the swimming pool

Covered picnic tables, restrooms, park, playground, basketball court
Cost: $60.00

For more information, pricing and reservations contact
Kingwood Parks & Recreation - Mary: 304-329-0856 
Swimming Pool - Closed until further notice

Lap and general swimming, water aerobics, water basketball, outdoor sunning area, private pool parties, therapy pool, diving blocks. 

Full concession stand on site.

Life guard on duty at all times.

Private Pool Parties
Reservations accepted for Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday evenings.
Say or evening hours available on Sunday
Parties are a 2 hour event. There will be 2 lifeguards on site.
When swimmers are asked to exit the water due to weather conditions there will be no refund 

Cost: $150.00 
Required deposit: $50.00

Location swimming pool: 298 S. Price Street - Kingwood, WV 26537 - 304-329-1256

Summer hours & admission rates

Hours of operation can be subject to change.
Swimmers will be asked to exit the water if any thunder or lightning occurs and must remain out of the water for 20 minutes without any further thunder or lightning.

general swimming
Mon thru Sat 1pm - 5 pm
adults $5.00
students $4.00
pre-School $3.00
family Rate $12.00 (limit 4)
-2 yrs free with paying adult
night swimming
Tue & Thu 7 pm - 9 pm
admission $3.00

General swimming pool passes are available and are kept on site for your convenience.
Use of passes is recorded on a punch system.
 100 punches$300.00
75 punches $240.00
25 punches$85.00