4th of July Mountaineer Essentials

With Independence Day a week away, everyone is busy making plans to figure out how to spend the holiday. There are certainly no shortage of activities to keep you busy this 4th- the question is simply who you want to spend your holiday with and where. Whether you are looking to host a big backyard BBQ, catch some rays out on the lake or just watch some good ol’ fashioned fireworks- we got you covered with your WVU essentials. Below are just a few of the many ways you can show your love for the Mountaineers this July 4th:

WV Backyard BBQ Essentials

WVU Mini Ceramic Tray- You spent so much time working on those ribs for the big party- show them off in style with this bright tray!

WVU Silicone Oven Mitt/Grilling Glove- Handle anything on the grill in Mountaineer fashion with this unique oven mitt. Its dishwasher safe too so no need to worry about cleanup.

Men’s: WVU New Era 15 Stars Performance Cap- What better way to show some patriotism than with our star-spangled cap? The perfect complement to your 4th of July ensemble that can be worn year-round.

Girls: WVU Gigi Gingham Check Dress- Have a little one joining you at the party? Keep her comfortable in this 100% cotton lightweight dress while she shows off her Mountaineer pride. Also available in infant sizes.

WV Logo WVU Moscow Mule Mug- Ah, the taste of a refreshing Moscow Mule on a warm summer’s day…treat guests (or yourself) to one with our sleek, copper mug! Click here for the recipe.

Recipes to WOW- According to Quartz, West Virginia’s most popular BBQ dish is the Smoky Mesquite BBQ Meatball sliders—get the recipe here!


WV Lake

WV Lake Day Essentials

Men’s: Gear West Virginia Swim Trunks- Dive right into the holiday weekend with our WVU swimming shorts. These navy trunks are durable and feature an elastic waistband, drawstring, and a back zipper pocket for your valuables.

Men’s: Nike WVU Stadium Team First Tank Top- Perfect for some fun in the sun this 4th of July, our striped tank will show off your home team spirit and leave you feeling comfortable and stylish.

Women’s: Columbia WVU Breezy Tank Top-Ladies, our soft Columbia Tank is the ultimate cover for your bathing suit this 4th of July weekend! Light and breezy, show your love for WVU while you cool off lakeside!

WVU 150 Years Can Koozie- In the heat of the July summer there is one priority on everyone’s mind when they head outdoors: keeping your beverages cool.  Our 150th anniversary koozies are the perfect solution, each can cooler fits a 12 oz can.

WVU Logo Prism Tumbler- Add a little sparkle to your hydration this holiday with our blue prism tumbler, straw included.

Fun Lake Activities- You don’t need to own a boat to have a great time on Cheat Lake! Did you know Paddleboard Yoga is offered? Or that you can rent kayaks, boats and more? Click here for a full list of all the activities you can partake in on Cheat Lake this 4th of July!


WV Fireworks

WV Fireworks Display Essentials

West Virginia Home Cap- We all know that there's no place like home, especially when it comes to the state of West Virginia! Share your pride for our state on America’s birthday with our washed twill cap, available in 5 colors.

WVU Elite Chair- Show your Mountaineer pride and stay comfy during the fireworks display with our lightweight, easily portable chair.

Women’s: Skicks West Virginia Low Top Sneakers- Stylish and comfortable our Skicks sneakers will keep your feet clean and warm out at night while the sky lights up in celebration!

WVU Halftime Lunch Cooler- Keep your snacks and beverages cool during your celebration with our mini cooler. Its lightweight, with a handle to make it easy to carry.

Women’s: WVU Spirit Flag Burnout Racerback Tank- Nothing screams 4th of July like this racerback tank top sublimated with the WVU Spirit Flag. Show your love for our state and the US with this new gem!

The Ultimate Fireworks Display- Looking for local events to catch some fireworks and outdoor music? Click here for a full listing!

Cheers to the upcoming holiday weekend and we hope everyone has a safe and happy 4th of July!

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