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, 2015

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, 2015

Jeremy Hotz: Friday, October 30 at 9 p.m.
Let’s Make A Deal Live: Friday, November 6 at 9 p.m. and Saturday, November 7 at 8 p.m.
Dru Hill, Tank & Larry Lancaster: Sunday, November 8 at 7 p.m. 
Bill Engvall: Saturday, November 28 at 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. 
Tyler Farr: Friday, December 4 at 9 p.m.
Grand Funk Railroad: Saturday, December 12 at 8 p.m.
Brian McKnight: Sunday, December 13 at 7 p.m.
Rich Vos: Saturday, December 26 at 8 p.m.

Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races announces two fantastic nights of entertainment this November. On November 8, join Dru Hill, Tank and Larry Lancaster for the ultimate ladies night, hosted by comedian Mike Brooks. Then, get ready for back-to-back performances by stand-up king Bill Engvall on November 28.

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Christmas In Shepherdstown

November 27, 2015December 25, 2015

Historic town of Shepherdstown will kick off its annual "Christmas in Shepherdstown" celebration on Friday, November 27 and many different events every weekend until Christmas. The November 27 schedule includes evening events such as a bonfire, a chili and cornbread supper, the lighting of the town tree, arrival of Santa, free carriage rides, a live nativity and a Christmas concert at O'Hurley's General Store. Many events throughout the weekends including Nutcracker Ballet, Tuba Christmas, Irish Christmas in America and a Civil War Christmas. Check out the annual Christmas parade on Saturday, Dec. 5 at 11 AM in downtown on German Street. Events and activities will continue to be added so be sure to check out the website or contact the Shepherdstown Visitor Center at 304-876-2786.

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

45th Annual Harpers Ferry/Bolivar Olde Tyme Christmas

December 4, 2015December 13, 2015

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.5-7 and Dec. 13-14 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.

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