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Events




Jun
14
Fri
Father’s Day Beer Weekend!
Jun 14 @ 11:00 am – Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm
Father’s Day Weekend Dining at Grandale
Jun 14 @ 12:00 pm – Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm

fathers day

Make a reservation to bring your favorite Dad out to Grandale in celebration of all of the things he’s done for you!  

Our features this week are full of good flavors, highlighted by local bacon and showcasing our chefs’ creativity.  Farm-to-fork dining in a relaxed environment – come see us this weekend!

reservation

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
21
Fri
Open Mic Night with Emma Rowley
Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

open mic night

Join us for a fun family-friendly evening of celebrating local talent.  Whether you come to perform, support your friends or just enjoy, it will be a great night of entertainment in the pavilion at 868 hosted by local headliner Emma Rowley.

Ready to entertain us?  Sign up for one of our 10-minute slots; walk-ins will be taken as time allows. Your reward for performing?  An appreciative audience and a complimentary glass of wine (soda provided for those under 21).

Fine print: Sound system with microphone will be provided.  Bring your own guitar or keyboard with stand or any other instruments that you’d like.  All music styles are welcome, as are poets, comedians, storytellers and instrumentalists.  Musicians are requested to perform at least one original composition.

Sign up via email at info@868estatevineyards.com.

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

Wine and wine tastings will be available for purchase.

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
Win Lunch with Carl!
Jun 29 – Jul 31 all-day

lunch with carl

Win lunch for two with our winemaker, Carl DiManno, at our own Grandale Restaurant! 

Raffle tickets ($5 each) get you the chance to spend time with Carl talking about wine, travel, or anything else while you enjoy a delicious meal together.  The funds raised go to the Loudoun Wineries Association Harvest Kindness initiative.

Increase your chances of winning by purchasing multiple tickets!  The winner will be drawn at random on August 1, 2019.

Proceeds benefit Harvest Kindness which is focused on providing grants to support those in need in the local agricultural community.  Read about it in this Loudoun Times article from last Fall.

Date of the lunch to be mutually agreed upon by the winner and Carl.

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

 

Preregistration has closed – walk ins are welcome!

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.

Our next Trivia Night is July 27.  Mark your calendar to join us then!

 

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