47th Annual Harpers Ferry Olde Tyme Christmas

Date: December 1, 2017 — December 10, 2017

Time: 10 to 9

High St
Harpers Ferry, WV 25425   Google Maps Link
(Lower Town)


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 historic Harpers Ferry, where you can enjoy the popular activities and events offered in “Christmas Past” celebrations and also some new events. From the last week in November through the first week in January, the Town will be arrayed in fragrant green garlands, red bows, and twinkling lights (which give a modern but warm touch to the 1860 living history village).

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(540) 539-1219  


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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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