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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September 17, 2017 from 11:00 AM6:00 PM

A 37 year Outdoor Festival Tradition
•German Food, Desserts, Beer and Wine
•Traditional Tapping of the Keg Ceremony 1pm
•Arts and Crafts, Jewelry and Other Vendors
•Children’s Moon Bounce
•Pony Rides and Face Painting
•Bavarian Dance Club and the Edelweiss Band

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

42nd Annual Fall Mountain Heritage Arts & Crafts Festival

September 22, 2017September 24, 2017

Enjoy the beautiful country mountains as you stroll through the tents of artisans demonstrating and showcasing their work. Wine tasting, fantastic food, live bands on Saturday and Sunday, Children's Make & Take Crafts as well as face painting and balloon sculpting.

Time: 10am-5pm

Sam Michael's Park
1330 Job Corps Rd
Shenandoah Junction, WV 25442

Call: 800-624-0577

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Hollywood’s Race for the Ribbon

September 23, 2017

In partnership with the West Virginia affiliate of Susan G. Komen, Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races will present a day of activities dedicated to the fight against breast cancer. On Saturday, September 17, Hollywood Casino will host a 5K fun run, the 8th annual Race for the Ribbon track walk, a silent auction, a night of thoroughbred racing and other events at the property throughout the day.  The seven prior Race for the Ribbons have raised in excess of $125,000 for Susan G. Komen’s West Virginia affiliate.

Events for the 9th annual Race for the Ribbon on Saturday, September 23 begin at 8:30am with the third running of the Race for the Ribbon 5K that will start and finish at Hollywood Casino. The event is a stroller friendly run open to runners of all ages and abilities with details on registration for the Race for the Ribbon 5K available at:

Following the 5K is the ceremonial walk around the track at Noon where each $25 donation for participation in the walk will come with a commemorative t-shirt. Thorughout the day, patrons are also invited to check out the pink lemonade stand, silent auction and pink hat contest, which will award cash prizes for "best hats in show." Beginning at 5PM the evening will include world class thoroughbred racing including the $50,000 Pink Ribbon Stakes.

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

Freedom’s Run: An event for Health and Heritage

September 30, 2017

Celebrate history, community health, and the soul of running! Recognized by Runner’s World as a top 25 half marathon: “…this small, much-loved event [is] moving, fun, inspiring, and tough." Select from a variety races: Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k, 5k, Kids Fun Run.

Location: Shepherdstown, WV
Phone: 304-876-1100

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