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Events




Apr
25
Thu
The Vine: Hooray! It’s Rosé!
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

rose at The VineHooray, it’s Rosé!

Everyone knows dry rosés are trendy right now, but did you know that Washington DC has the highest per capita consumption of rosé in the US?  Let’s keep it that way as we take a tour of four rosés, each paired with innovative food from Grandale’s Chef Author featuring fresh spring flavors.

Grab a friend and rose all day (well, all evening) with us.

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The Vine is a monthly women’s wine dinner served at 868 Estate Vineyards.  Four courses, four wines, door prizes and more!  Join us in the welcoming environment of Grandale to drink carefully selected wines, eat wonderful food from Chef Author and enjoy the company of lively women.

 

Apr
27
Sat
Rosé Release Weekend!
Apr 27 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

rose release day

It’s Spring and that means it’s time to Rosé the afternoon away!  Join us to celebrate our newest wine release – our 2018 Rosé, a beautiful blend of estate reds.  Dry, and both elegant and complex, our rosé will be your go-to for when you’re looking for something fresh and versatile.   Stop by to taste for yourself!  

Apr
28
Sun
Artist Demo: A Blooming Good Time
Apr 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

“Still Life II” by Marthe McGrathA Blooming Good Time: M. Jane Johnson, Nancy Ramsey and Marthe McGrath

Join us to welcome our current featured artists to the Vineyard for a painting demonstration and spend time enjoying their show, full of exuberant floral displays!  

The artists will be available to talk about their painting techniques and the inspiration for the pieces on display in our gallery in the Tasting Room.  Stop by to see what they’re working on and spend the afternoon with us at 868.

This art show runs through Sunday, June 2, 2019.

All of the beautiful paintings in our Tasting Room Gallery are for sale.  Viewing is available during all open hours.

May
4
Sat
Loco Young Guns: Music All Day
May 4 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm

young guns music all day

We’re kicking off the season early with all-day music from 1 – 8PM.  Discover four emerging young artists in the Loudoun County music scene:  Luke Andrews, Caleb Gossage, Everything in Between  (Kirsten Woods and Cole Zimmerman) and Wayne Snow. 

Sing and dance to familiar songs and original compositions delivered with energy, heart and soul from our Young Guns, fresh new talent in Loudoun County.  At 5PM, Todd Brooks and Pour Decisions take the stage for a sensational show that will have you up and dancing the evening away.

With plenty of food, wine, and beer available, you can stay and play all day.

May
12
Sun
Mother’s Day at 868
May 12 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

picnic grove at 868

What does Mom want most?  An no-stress afternoon drinking wine slushies and eating tasty food from The Grill at 868!  We have you covered!

We’ve got plenty of space for the kids to explore and, if your “kids” are of the four-legged kind, they are welcome in all of our outside spaces at 868 as well.

Adriel GenetAdriel Genet,will be playing in our picnic grove from 2 – 5.  His live acoustic repertoire is comprised of unique arrangements of vintage jazz and pop standards with a contemporary, dramatic edge. 

Outside food welcome in our picnic areas; no outside food allowed in our patio, pavilion or tasting room areas.  Thank you for your compliance with this rule!

 

riverfox farmRiverfox Farm will be on site with fresh eggs, microgreens, and handmade gifts for Mom.  Stop by to see what goodies they have and learn about our gardening partnership with them!

Mother’s Day Dining at Grandale
May 12 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Mother's Day menu

Grandale knows a thing or two about moms – what she really wants is special time with her family. 

Bring the mom in your life to Grandale for Mother’s Day to let her know how much she means to you. Our three-course prix fixe has something for everyone – and it’s all fresh and delicious, prepared by Chef Author from tempting spring ingredients provided by our local suppliers. 

After lunch, take a walk around the grounds to discover spring flowers popping up everywhere or challenge mom to a game of cornhole in our field just past the 868 Estate Tasting Room.  A glass of wine for mom?  You’ll easily be her favorite family member today.

Take care of Mom – make your reservation now!

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May
18
Sat
Music Under the Stars: Frank Lombardi
May 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

 

music under the stars

It’s a “Unforgettable” night of silky romance as Frank Lombardi sings American Standards in the first of our “Music Under the Stars” Concert Series at 868.  Bring your special someone to enjoy an evening of crooner tunes served with a side of great wine and delicious food.

Blankets and lawn chairs are encouraged.  Food and wine will be available for purchase.

May
23
Thu
The Taming of The Vine
May 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

taming of the vine

Eat, drink and be literary tonight as we share a lighthearted look at Shakespeare and wine.  We’ll enjoy a spring menu from Chef Author tied to some notable quotes from Shakespeare about having a good time with friends and good wine.  Grab a friend and join us for a lovely evening of laughter and friendship at The Vine, the monthly Women’s Wine Dinner at 868.click to registerThe Vine is a monthly women’s wine dinner served at 868 Estate Vineyards.  Four courses, four wines, door prizes and more!  Join us in the welcoming environment of Grandale to drink carefully selected wines, eat wonderful food from Chef Author and enjoy the company of lively women.

May
25
Sat
It’s Trivia Night!
May 25 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

think, drink and win

Pour House Trivia will be back at 868 all summer long giving you the opportunity to test your knowledge and have a great time together with friends!  Come enjoy food, wine and a chance to win both prizes and glory!

Sign up ahead of time using the button below for a reserved spot or sign up when you arrive.  Pre-order your charcuterie board and we’ll throw in two free truffles!   No admission charge.

register for trivia

trivia registration

May
27
Mon
Open for Memorial Day
May 27 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

868 Estate Vineyards will be open on Memorial Day. We look forward to welcoming you to the vineyard on your holiday!

Dog friendly, family friendly.  And, this weekend thru Monday, serving beer as well as wine. 

Homemade bruschetta (classic, chicken salad and vegan two-bean), hot pretzels and charcuterie boards will be available in the Tasting Room or bring a picnic and enjoy our shaded picnic area with a glass of wine or beer.

pretzels and charcuterie

 

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