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Events




Jun
15
Sat
Music Under the Stars: Joey and the Waitress
Jun 15 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

joey and the waitress band

Get your dancing shoes ready for Joey and the Waitress – they’ll get you up and moving.   Our favorite Americana rock band will play great covers and smooth originals for a memorable evening under the stars.

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

Jun
23
Sun
Wags and Whine
Jun 23 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

lab rescue and adoptionJoin Lu’s Labs, a Labrador rescue and adoption non-profit, on site for an afternoon of labs, wine and fun!

Purchase a ticket from Lu’s Labs and you’ll receive a t-shirt, a wine tasting, and a souvenir glass from the event.  Tickets are $35 and proceeds go to support their mission of rescuing labs from high-kill shelters and finding forever homes for them in our area.

Without a ticket, please feel free to stop by and join in our raffle, meet the dogs or make a donation to Lu’s Labs for further rescue efforts.

This event will be held in the Terrace View Tent at 868 Estate Vineyards.  

 

Artist Reception: The Colors of Summer
Jun 23 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The Colors of Summer

All are welcome – come meet the artists in our Tasting Room Gallery!

Abol Bahadori and Claudia Cappelle employ gestural marks and the language of color to infuse their abstract paintings with energy and emotion.  Some pieces speak softly while others pulsate with activity.  

Witness their painting process in a live Collaborative Painting Demo on August 11th from 2-4pm as they take turns painting on one canvas to complete a collaborative piece.

Show dates:  June 5 – Sept 2, 2019

Reception:  Sun., June 23, 2 – 4PM

Collaborative Painting Demo:  Sun., August 11, 2 – 4PM

Jun
27
Thu
The Vine: Luau-Inspired Wines
Jun 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

luau inspired wine dinner

Finally, summer’s in full swing! Tonight at The Vine, we are enjoying warm-climate wines that will be equally at home at a summer block party, at an ocean-side cookout or on your front porch.  Chef Author will be serving a delicious menu that celebrates summer, a slower pace and the freshest ingredients from our Virginia gardens.

see the menu

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.

women drinking wine

 

Jun
29
Sat
Summer Wine Club Pick Up
Jun 29 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

summer wine club

Wine Club Members…  Summer is one of the top four seasons to join us for wine at 868!  Plan to join us for the member pick up party Saturday, June 29th from 2 – 5 or stop by anytime after June 28th to pick up your shipment.  Details in your wine club member newsletter.

Don’t miss the wine club prix fixe menu  served all weekend at Grandale – make your reservations today!

It’s Trivia Night!
Jun 29 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

einstein trivia

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.

 

trivia registrationregister for trivia

Jul
20
Sat
Music Under the Stars: Jazz with Emma Rowley and Friends
Jul 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Emma RowleyA huge hit last year, Emma Rowley and Friends are back with their smooth jazz vocals and big band sound.  Join Emma for a delicious evening of glamour and sultry singing as the sun sets behind the vineyard and the fireflies come out to celebrate the mid-summer evening with us. 

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

Jul
25
Thu
The Vine: Made in America
Jul 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

made in america wine dinner

This summer’s forecast:  bold and exciting!  It’s a great time to be enjoying local food, and wine from regional American vineyards.

There’s delicious wine from so many places around the world, but tonight we are enjoying wines from American vineyards who are nimble, innovative and making a splash in today’s wine scene.  

Did you know that wine is made in all 50 states so everyone can “drink local”?  At our monthly women’s wine dinner, we’ve carefully selected three examples that we think are particularly noteworthy to share with you and pair with tonight’s summer menu.

see the menu

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.

women drinking wine

Aug
17
Sat
Music Under the Stars: Southern Charm Band
Aug 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

southern charmWe’ve got your recipe for a great summer night…  wine and beer under the stars plus a big shot of down-home country rock music with Southern Charm!!  

Southern Charm is a modern country and classic rock-influenced cover band hailing from Frederick, Maryland. Their song list features well-known country hits by Miranda Lambert, Carrie Underwood, Lady Antebellum, Gretchen Wilson, Shania Twain, Martina McBride, Little Big Town, Dixie Chicks, Keith Urban, and many more.

They also transform popular classic rock songs by Fleetwood Mac, the Eagles, Joe Walsh, and AC/DC, to name a few, into country-flavored anthems.

Come dance with The Southern Charm Band:  “a little bit of country, a little bit of rock, and a whole lotta charm!”

$10 cover tonight.  Blankets and lawn chairs are encouraged.  Food, wine, and beer will be available for purchase.

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