Festival Events


Jody Riffe

Location: Mothman Statue

Jody Riffe is an award-winning face painter, winning 1st place in the European Body Art contest and has placed in several other contests throughout the country. She will be joining us, yet again, at the 2014 Mothman Festival for another year of face painting fun!

Jody’s designs have been featured in Illusion Magazine, where she was the cover artist in the Spring Edition. She also has her own instructional face painting book called Quirgles where she teaches her readers how to create face painting art accompanied by that design’s own little story and fun personalities which kids love.




dj-scottDJ Scott

Location: Post Office, corner of Main & 4th St

DJ Scott has been the official “Mothman DJ” for the last 11 out of 14 years as his career as a DJ, and is back for yet another successful year at the Mothman Festival, providing music, fun and karaoke for all to enjoy.  He also owns Muddy Waters Tavern, in which festival-goers desiring a more adult experience can sit back, relax, listen to live music and enjoy adult beverages.






5kMothman 5k

Location: Saturday, September 20, 2014. 9:00am. Main Street.

This run will take place in downtown Point Pleasant. In addition to historic Main Street, you will run through Tu-Endie-Wei State Park, which is recognized as the first battle of the Revolutionary War. Runners will also travel between the mighty Ohio River and the flood walls which are painted with beautiful murals. This course is flat and contains street, grass and gravel.