Middleburg’s Weekend Guide: Nov. 11-13, 2016

— Happy Veterans Day! Today, we want to thank all of our veterans and their families for their service, commitment and sacrifices. To help you have a great weekend, here are our top picks for things to do around town:

Veterans Day Weekend Celebration at Three Fox Vineyards: Nov. 11-14

Middleburg VAShow your military ID, VFW or similar cards and get discounts in appreciation for what you do or have done for our freedom! The band Movin’ On will be performing from 1:30-4:30 p.m. on Saturday and LuLaRoe Clothing Pop-Up Boutique will be at Three Fox from noon-5 p.m.

Music at Greenhill Winery & Vineyards: Nov. 11 | 6-8 p.m.

Enjoy music by Alan Gant while sipping your favorite Greenhill wines!

Rescue Eagle Release at Three Fox Vineyards: Nov. 12 | 2 p.m.

Wildlife Veterinary Care is planning to release a young eagle that was rescued near Goose Creek.

Music at Greenhill Winery & Vineyards: Nov. 12-13 | 2-5 p.m.

Enjoy music by Alan Gant while sipping your favorite Greenhill wines!

UnStable Arts at Gallery on Madison: Nov. 12 | 4-7 p.m.

Enjoy paintings, prints and sculptures by Jack Boul, Jo Weiss and Lee Newman.

The Byrne Gallery’s 21st Anniversary: Nov. 12 | 5-8 p.m.

Head to the Byrne Gallery for a festive celebration of their 21st anniversary. The Byrne Gallery will be presenting “Yuri Gorbachev Museum Tour 2016-2021,” an exhibit that will continue through Dec. 31. Please call to say you will attend: 540-687-6986.

Upcoming next week

Gallery Talk at the National Sporting Library & Museum: Nov. 16 | 2-2:30 p.m.

Each week, NSLM’s librarian or museum curators will give attendees a personalized peek at traveling exhibitions, new acquisitions and permanent collections pieces. No two tours will be alike. Reservations are not required and admission is free. Bring your friends! Gallery talks are every Wednesday at 2 p.m. This week’s tour is about changing exhibitions.

Thanksgiving Dinner at the Middleburg Community Center: Nov. 17 | 6-8 p.m.

Middleburg Community Center VAJoin us for MCC’s 10th annual Thanksgiving dinner! $20 per family or $5 per person. Call 540-687-6375 to RSVP. RSVP by Nov. 14.

Meet Author Ellen Crosby at the Middleburg Library: Nov. 17 | 7-9 p.m.

Local author Ellen Crosby will discuss The Champagne Conspiracy, the latest title in her wine mystery series. Book sale and signing to follow. For adults.

Windy Hill Foundation’s Epic 80’s Gala: Nov. 18

In celebration of Windy Hill Foundation’s 35th Anniversary, don’t miss the “Epic ’80s Gala!” Dance all night long to the amazing ’80s cover band “Rubix Kube.” The money raised from the Gala goes directly to Windy Hill’s Family Development Committee to help pay for their family services programs. These programs allow them to provide a wide range of family services that address the other half of the foundation’s mission: to encourage self-improvement and self-sufficiency among tenant residents. Cocktails: 6 p.m. Dinner: 7 p.m.

Mark your calendar

Phillips Programs’ Wine Country Harvest Ball and Art Sale at Salamander Resort & Spa: Nov. 19 | 6:30-11:30 p.m.

Salamander Resort will be the venue for an elegant evening of dining and dancing to support Phillips’ Building Futures and Family Partners programs. Join equestrian, art and wine enthusiasts as we gather together to uplift the lives of the children we serve. Loudoun Arts Council will host a juried art sale and local authors will offer their books for sale.

Museum of Hounds and Hunting Inc. Art Show and Sale at Salamander Resort & Spa’s Equestrian Center: Nov. 20-Jan. 2, 2017

More than 20 artists and sculptors represented. The show is open to the public during stable hours. For more info, please contact Nancy Bedford at 540-364-7620 or 540-454-1257.

Also, visit our event calendar for more happenings around town!