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Events




Apr
21
Sun
Grandale and 868 Open on Easter
Apr 21 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

open on easter

If you’re looking for an authentic farm-to-table experience, join us at Grandale Vintner’s Table for lunch (reservations recommended), then walk over to the Tasting Room to enjoy a wine tasting or a glass of wine in our relaxing space.   Our three-course prix fixe menu is full of delicious spring choices – and new this year, your child (10 and under) can enjoy their own specialty prix fixe.

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868 Estate Vineyards will be open and celebrating the arrival of Spring on Easter Sunday.  Better than a bunny in your basket, try our chocolate truffle tasting – four housemade chocolates paired with our six wines for $16.  

Family-friendly, dog-friendly at 868 (outside only).  We look forward to welcoming you!

 

 

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
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
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

Jun
1
Sat
Summertime Dance Party
Jun 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

dance partyOur pavilion will be rocking with hits from the 80’s, 90’s and beyond as Ralph the DJ gets everyone up and moving to the beat.  Got a request?  Let him know and he’ll make the music sing for you! 

No admission charge.  Come early to enjoy plenty of wine and food to energize you for two hours of dancing.  Bring a group or meet one here!

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
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, July 6th from 2 – 5 or stop by anytime after July 5th 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!

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