Historic Harpers Ferry West Virginia reenactment

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:

A Handmade Christmas in Shepherdstown: 2019

Join us for the 4th annual "Handmade Christmas in Shepherdstown" on Sat. Nov. 30th & Dec. 14th, 2019! Twenty different local artists at each date, featuring handcrafted holiday gifts! Door prizes, goodie bags, food, drinks, and more! Organized by the Wild Rose Soap Co.

Nov. 30th:

Wild Rose Soap Co: Soaps, Lotions, bath bombs

Waltz Farm WV: Soy candles, wax melts

Jim Horner: wood turned bowls

Clever Monkey: vinyl gifts

Erin Sponaugle: local author

Darling Dots Designs: painted wine glasses and other gifts

Forsyth Farm Creations: handmade gourd art

Roger Engle: local author

Vintage Violet: jewelry

Dream Sister Studio: ceramics, jewelry

For the Birds: birdseed wreaths and ornaments

Refined Design by Cheryl Wharton: pallet art

Drakiln Glass: fused glass

Meryana V: WV Wood décor, jewelry, and more

Sister Sue's Jams x2: jams, jellies, from locally sourced fruits

Crafty Moon Handmade Gifts: crochet

Adament Art: Paintings and gemstone jewelry

Dec. 14th:

Wild Rose Soap Co.

Twindles Candle Co.: Soy candles, wax melts

Winnieprises Jewelry

Appalachian Chocolate Company

Vintage Violet: Jewelry

Mountain Mama Ink Art: alcohol-ink framed pictures, jewelry, coasters

Mellow Works: wooden cutting boards, cheese platters, etc.

Janeejo's Embroidery and Crafts

Linda Steg: Christmas stockings

Dog Tired Homestead: farm from Sharpsburg, MD with baked goods and jams for humans

Crafty Moon Handmade Gifts: crochet

Book 'n Dog Treats: dog treats and gifts for the dog lover!

Shade's Farm Honey

Crystal Flipz Designs: handmade glass bead jewelry

Cotswald Down Crafts: sewing dolls aprons accessories for you and the home

Keighty Crochet: Christmas ornaments, gifts, dolls

Red Fence Quilting

Nelsons Creative Wood Products, LLC

Good Vibes Pottery

Admission is free!

For more information, please visit the event's website

49th Annual Harpers Ferry/Bolivar Olde Tyme Christmas

December 6-8, 2019 and

December 14-15, 2019

Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

Traditional Christmas celebration featuring quaintly decorated streets, live entertainment, children’s activities and shopping.

Charles Town / Ranson Christmas Parade & Tree Lighting

December 6, 2019

Tree Lighting Ceremony

December 7, 2019


Washington Street & Mildred Street

Charles Town, WV 25414

Holiday parade and tree lighting, visitors welcome! An array of floats, marching units and local organizations.

Captain Flagg’s US Quartermaster City, 1864: Prospects of Peace

December 7-8, 2019

11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Harpers Ferry Lower Town

Experience this yuletide event from the war that determined the union of the states and the eventual freedom of four million enslaved people.

Norm Macdonald at Hollywood Casino

December 28, 2019

8:00 p.m.

Celebrate 2020 in style at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races! To kick off the New Year’s Eve celebration, enjoy a night of laughter with Norm Macdonald on Saturday, December 28, at 8:00 pm at the Events Center. Tickets are available via Ticketmaster and the Events Center box office.

For more information, please visit the event's website