October 21, 2017

Please join us at the Children’s Park on Washington Street for a fun filled afternoon of pumpkin painting and more.  If you choose to carve a pumpkin we ask that you please bring your own knive(s). Otherwise supplies will be provided.  This is a free event sponsored by the Town of Harper’s Ferry...

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Date: October 21, 2017 - October 21, 2017
Time: 1 PM - 5 PM
Location: Washington Street, Harpers Ferry

October 31, 2017

Stop by the gazebo on Washington Street for a Halloween Treat!

Date: October 31, 2017 - October 31, 2017
Location: Town Park, Harpers Ferry

November 11, 2017

The Preservation Alliance of WV will offer a one-day Historic Wooden Window Restoration Workshop at First Zion Baptist Church, 1030 W. Ridge Street in Harpers Ferry on Saturday Nov. 11 beginning at 9 AM.  During the hands-on course, you will learn glass cutting, glazing, paint stripping and wood...

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Date: November 11, 2017 - November 11, 2017
Time: 9 AM
Location: 1030 West Ridge Street, Harpers Ferry

November 11, 2017 — November 12, 2017
Get ready to spend an amazing autumn weekend visiting up to10 studios chock-full of handmade wares by 25 artisans. Two of these studios are located here in Harpers Ferry!
• 25 Artisans, 10 Stops.
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Date: November 11, 2017 - November 12, 2017

December 1, 2017 — December 10, 2017

Experience a traditional Christmas celebration, as quaintly decorated streets come alive for the holiday season. Live entertainment, children’s activities, and extended shopping hours. Fri-Sun Dec 1-3. Sat-Sun Dec 9-10. 

You are invited to the 47th annual Olde Tyme Christmas Celebration in...

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Date: December 1, 2017 - December 10, 2017
Time: 10 to 9
Location: High St, Harpers Ferry

April 28, 2018 — May 9, 2018

This event combines activities designed to promote “flip-flop thru-hikes” of the Appalachian Trail with activities that celebrate the beginning of the outdoor season in Harpers Ferry.

Those who love the outdoors are invited to ​experience what makes Harpers Ferry such a great destination with...

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Date: April 28, 2018 - May 9, 2018
Location: 799 Washington Street, Harpers Ferry


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Offering a wide variety of activities for individuals and families. Explore museums and exhibits, hike to overlooks or along Civil War skirmish lines, join a ranger-guided tour or sign-up for a living history workshop. Shop at the Harpers Ferry Historical Association's Bookshop.

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First Zion Baptist Church Restoration Project

The Foundation plans to purchase and preserve the Zion Baptist Church on W. Ridge Street in Harpers Ferry for future use as cultural center for Harpers Ferry and Bolivar. The site will also serve a significant role in interpreting history. 

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