Event Calendar

Every month offers a variety of exciting events in Jefferson County. From craft fairs and street festivals to civil-war re-enactments and food festivals – Jefferson County has it all. Check out these events so you don’t miss a thing.

O’Hurleys Heritage Music Jam Session

June 26, 2014December 31, 2016

On any Thursday night, musicians arrive at O'Hurley's and start tuning up with a dozen or more musicians playing their dulcimer, banjo, guitar, fiddle, Celtic harp, flute, etc.Visitors can have a seat in a rocking chair and listen in and experience what has been a timeless tradition.

Time: 7:30 pm-11:00 pm
Location: O'Hurleys General Store, 205 East Washington Street, Shepherdstown WV 25443

For more information, please visit the event’s website.

Live Music & Comedy at The Event Center at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races

July 5, 2014December 31, 2016

Chris D’Elia: Friday, October 21 at 9 p.m.
Toni Braxton: Friday, October 28 at 9 p.m.
Three Dog Night: Saturday, November 12 at 8 p.m.
Jay Leno: November 26 at 8 p.m. & 10:30 p.m.
Sara Evans: Saturday, December 10 at 8 p.m.
Frank Caliendo: Friday, December 30 at 9 p.m.


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Shepherdstown Mysteries Walk

April 1, 2016November 26, 2016

Guided Tour of the backstreets of Shepherdstown. Hear tales of history, mystery and ghost legends. $12 per person. Reservations must be made by calling 240-593-2317.

Location: Shepherdstown Library
Dates: Friday and Saturday April-November
Time: 8:00-9:30 PM

For more information, please visit the event’s website.

American Conservation Film Festival

October 21, 2016October 30, 2016

Over 25 incredible conservation films, visiting filmmakers and special guests, filmmaking workshops, informative discussions, family programs, and fun people and parties converge on vibrant Shepherdstown for engagement, information, and inspiration. Join us for some of the best in conservation filmmaking in scenic Shepherdstown, West Virginia on October 21-23 and October 28-30. Tickets, schedules and more email

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Boo Fest

October 25, 2016October 31, 2016

Historic Shepherdstown will host BooFest beginning October 25, and conclude with trick-or-treating and other events Halloween night, Monday, October 31.
It will include a wide variety of activities that everybody can enjoy, with a special emphasis on activities for children and families.Most activities will be free and everyone will be welcome.Watch the Shepherdstown Visitors Center website at for schedule updates. For more information, contact Marianne Davis at 304-876-2786 or

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27th Annual Over the Mountain Studio Tour - Unique Fine Arts & Crafts

November 12, 2016November 13, 2016

This tour founded in 1989, is celebrating its 26th year of creating stellar fine arts and crafts. A cohesive group was formed to include the 22 members and emerging artists who invite you to see their results and the work of each individual artist! You can visit 8 participating studios on a free tour through lovely Jefferson County, WV.

Dates: Sat. & Sun. November 14 & 15

For more information, please visit the event’s website.

46th Annual Harpers Ferry/Bolivar Olde Tyme Christmas

December 2, 2016December 11, 2016

Join us for a traditional Christmas celebration as quaintly decorated streets come alive in downtown Harpers Ferry and Bolivar for the holiday season! Weekends Dec.2-4 and Dec. 9 & 10 with live entertainment, children's activities and extended shopping hours.Events include Archangels Choir and Living Nativity at St. Peter's Church, Chestnut Roasting, Breakfast with Santa, Horse & Wagon rides and so much more.

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