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.

Local Farmers Market

May 3, 2014December 21, 2014

Check out our local farmers markets in the quaint historic towns of Charles Town and Shepherdstown offering home-grown produce, meats, cheeses and so much more! Days, times & locations are listed below or visit their websites or Facebook pages.

Charles Town Farmers Market: Saturdays from 8 AM-Noon located at 100 Samuel Street, Charles Town, WV 25414 (Season ends Oct. 25) Phone: 304-579-0924  Email:
Shepherdstown Farmers Market: Sundays from 9 AM-1 PM South Kings Street behind the Library in Shepherdstown, WV 25443
Morgans Grove Farmers Market: Saturdays from 8 AM-Noon Location: 3988 Kearneysville Pike (beside Morgans Grove Park) Shepherdstown WV or access on Facebook or Phone: 304-283-2467

O’Hurleys Heritage Music Jam Session

June 26, 2014December 26, 2014

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 at The Event Center at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races

July 5, 2014December 20, 2014

The Event Center will play host to a variety of entertainers, including top musical and comedy acts.  Some highlights include Saturday Nov. 15 with Sara Evans, on Nov. 29 Rodney Carrington, Dec. 6 Montgomery Gentry and just announced, Friday. Dec. 12 rock with .38 Special! Tickets can be purchased online at and a full list of upcoming performances, events and times is available on the casino website.

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

Christmas In Shepherdstown

November 28, 2014December 25, 2014

Historic town of Shepherdstown will kick off its annual "Christmas in Shepherdstown" celebration on Friday, November 28 and many different events every weekend until Christmas. The November 28 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. 6 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.

Christmas in Downtown Charles Town

November 28, 2014December 24, 2014

Kickoff event Black Friday, November 28 for downtown Merchants 4-7 PM and then join us at the Christmas tree lighting at 7 PM! Followed by Small Business Saturday where you can shop "Big" in our small town! Events throughout the holidays include the Charles Town-Ranson Christmas Parade on Sat. Dec. 6 at 3 PM. Spectators can enjoy the parade along Mildred St. or Washington St. and the theme this year is "Christmas in Toyland".

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

The Old Opera House presents “A Christmas Story”

December 4, 2014December 14, 2014

The Old Opera House at 204 N. George St. Charles Town WV is proud to present the production of "A Christmas Story", the musical based on the motion picture. This musical follows 9-year-old Ralphie Parker and his quest for the Holy Grail of Christmas gifts—an Official Red Ryder air rifle. A Christmas Story, The Musical will bring an exciting new dimension to those who have seen the movie and will stand on its own for those who haven’t. For more information or tickets, visit our website or call 304-725-4420.

*Performance Times & Ticket prices:

Thursday 12/4      7:30pm       $15.00 Adults       $12.00 Students & Children
Friday 12/5           8:00pm       $19.00 Adults       $12.00 Students & Children
Saturday 12/6       8:00pm       $19.00 Adults       $12.00 Students & Children
Sunday 12/7         2:30pm       $17.00 Adults       $12.00 Students & Children

Thursday 12/11    SOLD OUT
Friday 12/12         8:00pm       $19.00 Adults       $12.00 Students & Children
Saturday 12/13     8:00pm       $19.00 Adults       $12.00 Students & Children
Sunday 12/14       2:30pm       $17.00 Adults       $12.00 Students & Children

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

44th Annual Harpers Ferry/Bolivar Olde Tyme Christmas

December 5, 2014December 14, 2014

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.

The Old Opera House Dance Studio presents “The Nutcracker”

December 19, 2014December 21, 2014

Presented by the Old Opera House Dance Company

Friday, December 19th at 7:30pm
Saturday & Sunday, December 20th & 21st at 2:30pm
Adults $15.00 / Students & Children $12.00

Be sure to reserve the best seating by calling the Old Opera House BOX OFFICE at #304.725.4420

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