Event coincides with launch of the \u201c101 Places to Dine\u201d guide\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nWild, Wonderful West Virginia invites local restaurants to participate in in the celebration of the state\u2019s culinary heritage during West Virginia Restaurant Week July 13-19. Governor Earl Ray Tomblin proclaimed July 13-19 as West Virginia Restaurant Week in the Mountain State, which coincides with the launch of the \u201c101 Places to Dine\u201d guide.\r\n\r\nAll locally owned restaurants are invited to participate in West Virginia Restaurant Week by submitting a special or specials here: GoToWV.com\/events\/wv-restaurant-week\/submit. In order to be listed as an official West Virginia Restaurant Week participant, restaurants must commit to running the selected special(s) July 13-19, the entirety of West Virginia Restaurant Week.\r\n\r\nSuggested specials for participating restaurants include:\r\n\r\n\u2022 2-course meal for 2 priced at $15, $20, or $25*\r\n\r\n\u2022 A shared appetizer\/dessert + a meal selected by the restaurant. This could extend to the full-menu, or be limited to a select few dishes or a special just for the event.\r\n\r\n\u2022 Specialty drinks\r\n\r\n\u2022 Create-your-own special!\r\n\r\nWest Virginia Restaurant Week coincides with the launch of the \u201c101 Unique Places to Dine in West Virginia\u201d which will take place July 13. Restaurants included in the \u201c101\u201d guide will receive priority placement on the specials listing site, as well as being featured in ads and content for the event. Select \u201c101\u201d restaurants throughout the state will also serve as sites for official West Virginia Restaurant Week launch events.\r\n\r\n*The price point is at the discretion of the restaurant; however, pricing at a multiple of 5 is encouraged.