What Makes West Jefferson Special?

While other small towns have grown into cities or simply faded away, West Jefferson has remained the small town that is quintessential Americana. Our town is nestled within the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains of northwest North Carolina. Listed on the National Register of Historical Places, West Jefferson not only presents beautiful landscape and cool mountain breezes, but also gives visitors a sense of history as well as a mix of modern culture. Simply stroll about our town and discover what is so special about West Jefferson.

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Upcoming Events

Frontier Day

Start Sat May 22, 2021 10:00 am
End Sat May 22, 2021 06:00 pm

Location
Saloon Studios Live
313 Old West Road, West Jefferson

Come out to the Saloon Studios Old West Town for a day of cowboy reenactments of days long ago on the Frontier! Learn about 19th-century firearms, watch a blacksmith forge metal, spinners weave wool, and other artisan crafts.
Cowboy reenactors will entertain with gunfights, historical presentations, and cowboy music. Traditional craftsmen will demonstrate skills from the frontier from blacksmiths to leatherworkers to weavers.
ADULTS $20 | KIDS 12 & under FREE - Tickets available online.

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