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Events




Jun 1 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Greys and Grapes
12:00 pm
Bring your blanket and enjoy a relaxing afternoon with us at 868 Estate!  Join us in the picnic area as we celebrate this wonderful family of dogs with a meet and greet, live music, wine and delicious food in our picnic area under the trees. Vendors will be set up and selling unique items, both dog-related and not.   If you’re curious about adopting a greyhound, there will be plenty of people on hand to answer your questions. Enjoy live…
Jun 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Summertime Dance Party
6:00 pm
Our 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 14 @ 11:00 am – Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm
Father's Day Beer Weekend!
11:00 am
Jun 14 @ 12:00 pm – Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm
Father's Day Weekend Dining at Grandale
12:00 pm
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!
Jun 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Fleet Family Five Thrill Show
7:00 pm
Come one, come all! to the fast-paced show featuring death-defying daredevil stunts performed by the Fleet Family Five.  Fleet Family Five is a fun, freaky, family-friendly, thrill show featuring fire eating, sword swallowing, snake charming, and dangerous children.  All from a very real family of five, Tyler Fyre & Thrill Kill Jill and the boys: Hank Lightning, Duke Dynamite, & Nash Chopper Fleet.  Guaranteed to please audiences of all ages.  Bring a friend!  They’ll thank you for it.  Free and…
Music Under the Stars:  Joey and the Waitress
6:00 pm
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 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Open Mic Night with Emma Rowley
6:00 pm
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…
Jun 23 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Wags and Whine
12:00 pm
Join 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…
Jun 23 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Artist Reception:  The Colors of Summer
2:00 pm
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: …
Jun 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Vine:  Luau-Inspired Wines
7:00 pm
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. 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…
Jun 29 – Jul 31 all-day
Win Lunch with Carl!
12:00 am
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…
Jun 29 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Summer Wine Club Pick Up
2:00 pm
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!
Jun 29 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
It's Trivia Night!
5:30 pm
  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…
Jul 4 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Open on July 4th
11:00 am
Spend some time with us at 868 today playing cornhole or drop in and pick up a bottle of our chilled Chardonel to take to a cookout.  We’re open 11 – 5 today, serving bruschetta, hot pretzels and an assortment of wine, perfectly designed to pair with patriotism, flag waving and neighborhood parades.  Happy birthday, America!
Jul 6 @ 1:00 pm – Jul 7 @ 5:00 pm
Live Music this Weekend
1:00 pm
Beat the heat and bring on the tunes – we’ve got live music and wine slushies for you all weekend long!   Hear Joey Bauer Saturday, 1 – 4PM, followed by Liza Albright from 5 – 8PM.  On Sunday, Todd Brooks is jamming for us from 2 – 5PM. The Grill is open from noon to close each day serving a casual menu of delicious food including Pulled Pork BBQ, Fish Tacos and more.  Vegan and gluten free options available. 
Fleet Family Five Thrill Show - Encore Performance
7:00 pm
Come one, come all! to an encore performance of this fast-paced show featuring death-defying daredevil stunts performed by the Fleet Family Five.  Fleet Family Five is a fun, freaky, family-friendly, thrill show featuring fire eating, sword swallowing, snake charming, and dangerous children.  Guaranteed to please audiences of all ages.  Bring a friend!  They’ll thank you for it.  Free and no tickets required.  We recommend arriving early to make sure to get a seat and have a chance to get dinner…
Jul 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Vine:  Made in America
7:00 pm
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…
Jul 27 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
It's Trivia Night!
5:30 pm
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.  
Aug 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Artist Demo:  The Colors of Summer
2:00 pm
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 Collaborative…
Music Under the Stars:  Southern Charm Band
6:00 pm
Presale has ended, but we have plenty of tickets left at the door!  See you tonight! We’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…
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Vine:  South African Wine Safari
7:00 pm
From Pinotage to Chenin Blanc and all the varietals in between, South African wine is full of elegance and power. Join us in embracing the warm weather with a menu of South African favorites paired with delicious examples of “old world meets new world” wine. Whether you already enjoy South African wines or have not yet discovered the joys of these wines, we hope you’ll join us on this wine safari adventure! The Vine is a monthly women’s wine dinner…
Aug 31 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
It's Trivia Night!
5:30 pm
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.  
Sep 1 @ 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm
LoCo Musicians Festival
2:00 pm
Over Twenty Loudoun County Musicians play and jam together all day long in this fundraiser to support up-and-coming artists in Loudoun.  $10 donation suggested. With wine, beer, food and music all day, you want to come early and stay late! Artists scheduled to play include: Todd Brooks and Pour Decisions The Chris Timbers Band Dave White Acoustic Nirvana Something’s Brewing Joey and the Waitress Will Shepard Stealing Dawn Annie Stokes Ken Wenzel Jim Steele Joe Bernui Deane Kern Safe Harbor…
Sep 2 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
It's Labor Day... and we are open!
12:00 pm
Yes, 868 Estate will be open on Labor Day!  Stop by for a round of cornhole and a bottle of wine and stay for a giant hot pretzel from our Tasting Room.  Dog-friendly.  Family friendly.  And just plain friendly. Outside food is allowed in our shaded picnic area. We look forward to celebrating the holiday with you!
Sep 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jazz with Emma Rowley and Friends
6:00 pm
A 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.
Sep 14 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Under the Stars:  Tropical Attitudes
6:00 pm
It’s a Parrot Head party as Tropical Attitudes brings Margaritaville to our Music Under the Stars series. Bring your blanket or beach chairs and enjoy an evening of wine, beer, food and all the Jimmy Buffet songs you know and love. We’ll be dancing and singing all evening! Admission is free. There’ll be plenty of wine and food available for purchase to keep you swaying to the island sound all night!
Sep 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Artist Reception:  Steve Loya
2:00 pm
Our new art show is ready for you to come see!  Steve Loya’s abstract paintings represent the sounds of music through rich layers of color and texture, including several pieces that resulted in a collaboration with local ambient guitarist Tristan Welch. Meet Steve Loya at his Opening Reception Sun, Sept 15th, 2-4pm. Show Dates: Sept 4 – Nov 17, 2019 Reception:  Sun, Sept 15, 2-4pm Artist Demo: Sat, Nov 2, 2-4pm (Steve Loya will paint & chat about his work…
Sep 28 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
It's Trivia Night!
5:30 pm
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.

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