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.

For more information on events in our towns, click below:

O’Hurleys Heritage Music Jam Session

June 26, 2014December 31, 2017

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, 2017

Will Downing with Chante Moore: Saturday, May 6 at 8 p.m.
Travis Tritt: Friday, May 12 at 9 p.m.
Aaron Lewis: Saturday, May 20 at 9 p.m.
Rickey Smiley: Saturday, June 3 at 8 p.m.
Ron White: Saturday, June 10 at 7 p.m. & 10 p.m.
Creedence Clearwater Revisited: Saturday, July 1 at 8 p.m.
Wayne Brady: Saturday, July 15 at 8 p.m.
Jamey Johnson: Saturday, August 5 at 8 p.m.
Moonwalker: The Reflection of Michael: Saturday, August 26 at 8 p.m.
Oak Ridge Boys: Saturday September 2, 8 p.m.
Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo: Friday, September 15 at 9 p.m.
Three Dog Night: Saturday, October 14 at 8 p.m.
Rodney Carrington: Saturday, November 25 at 7 p.m. & 10 p.m.

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Christmas In Shepherdstown

November 24, 2017December 25, 2017

Historic town of Shepherdstown will kick off its annual "Christmas in Shepherdstown" celebration on Friday, November 24 and many different events every weekend until Christmas. The Christmas 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. 2 at 10 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.

Christmas Marketplace in Charles Town

November 25, 2017December 3, 2017

The event will be in the beautifully renovated Charles Washington Hall and will feature the work of local & regional artists, artisans, crafters & designers. You'll find a variety of outstanding handmade goods and gifts that are truly special and made with love! We have over 40+ artisans, vendors and merchants participating! 

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

47th Annual Harpers Ferry/Bolivar Olde Tyme Christmas

December 1, 2017December 10, 2017

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.1-3 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.

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