As West Virginia prepares to celebrate its 150th birthday, the Sesquicentennial Commission is pleased to see so many local community birthday celebration planned. To bring statewide attention to these community celebrations, the Commission encourages groups to post their events to their online statewide calendar of events. The online calendar gets a great deal of traffic and is a terrific way for these groups to receive free advertising. The Commission would also like to support these local events by providing promotional items. These official 150th birthday items are available to groups on a first come first served basis. To request items for your celebration, please review the guidelines and complete the form below.