Liz McCormick Published

Shepherdstown Kicks-Off Second Annual Boo!Fest


Just in time for Halloween, the second annual Boo!Fest in Shepherdstown kicks off tomorrow night starting with a Vampire Ball.

Historic Shepherdstown is hosting a week-long festival dedicated to Halloween. Now entering its second year, Boo!Fest in Shepherdstown will feature a variety of spooky festivities all leading up to a big trick-or-treat event and Halloween concert on October 31st.

Throughout the week, Boo!Fest will have activities ranging from parades, face painting, haunted tours, ghost stories, and films. Classics like, It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, and Miyazaki’s, Spirited Away, will be shown at the Opera House.

Shepherdstown’s assortment of shops have already been “spookified” for the festival, and many of the local restaurants will have Halloween-themed menus.

Boo!Fest events are open to all ages, with special emphasis to children and families.