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  • Rain Barrel Workshop: Sustainable Harpers Ferry will be hosting a Rain Barrel Workshop on Saturday, August 8th from 10:00am-11:00am at 1062 W Washington St. For more information, please click here for the flyer.

  • Renew Harpers Ferry Relief Fund: ​The Harpers Ferry-Bolivar Historic Town Foundation has established a relief fund for the benefit of those affected by the fire in our Historic Business District.  Contributions can be made online at www.gofundme.com\RenewHarpersFerry.  Because there is a commission applied to donations made through GoFundMe, contributions may also be sent directly to the Foundation at PO Box 1427, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425 (please designate "Renew Harpers Ferry" on your check).

  • Women's Club Membership: The Women's Club of the Harpers Ferry District is calling for new members. This Club has been serving our community for 100 years through fundraisers, town beautification, scholarships, and more. If you would like to know more about the Club or join its ranks, please click here for more information.

  • ​Music in the Park NOT Canceled: Great news! This year's first Music in the Park, scheduled for Friday, July 31st at 6:30pm, is no longer canceled! The new performer for the event will be Copycat, a classic rock and pop cover band based out of Jefferson County, WV. For more information, please click here. -- The next Music in the Park will take place on Friday, August 28th and will feature the Clearspring Bluegrass Band.

  • ​Feed to Achieve Program: This new program, which focuses on providing free lunches to children (18 & under), will run until August 14th. Food donations of lunch items may be made to the Jefferson County Community Ministries. Cash donations are also needed to fuel the buses; please contact Rev. Unger at (304)389-1866 or pastorunger@frontier.com to help. For information on distribution times & locations, click here.

  • ​​Facebook: The Town of Bolivar is now on Facebook! You will now be able to get news, alerts, and event information on your Facebook News Feed by joining our new 'Town of Bolivar WV' page. To visit the page, click here.

  • Community Center: If you would like to rent the Community Center for an event, please contact Laura Whittington at (304) 535-2476 or bolivarth@frontiernet.net. The Bolivar Community Park is free to use and does not require reservations.



Welcome to Bolivar, where history, community, and natural beauty combine. Bolivar is a town of 1,100 located in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia, adjacent to the town of Harpers Ferry, and surrounded by the Harpers Ferry National Historic Park. The town of Bolivar is just one mile from the confluence of the Potomac and Shenandoah Rivers, off U.S. Route 340, an hour from Washington, DC and Baltimore, MD.