Middleburg’s Weekend Guide: Feb. 24-26, 2017
— Start your weekend off right with an art auction at the Middleburg Community Center or a four-course dinner at Harrimans Virginia Piedmont Grill. Also coming up this weekend: a mixology class, a horticultural symposium, yoga and more. Whatever you do in Middleburg this weekend, be sure to share your adventures with us using #MiddleburgMoment
Head to the Middleburg Community Center for an auction of original artwork from select local artists. Proceeds benefit Middleburg Montessori School. Suggested donation will be collected at the door.
Enjoy an exclusive four-course dinner paired perfectly with selections from local vineyards in our intimate, private dining room. Maximum 24 people. $150 per person. For reservations, please call 540-326-4070.
Create enchanting champagne cocktails paired perfectly with a selection of caviar for tasting. It will be the perfect activity to celebrate the month of romance. $79 per person. Maximum of 12 people. For reservations, please call 540-326-4070.
Spend your Saturday afternoon discovering a new talent or honing your skills in a new way, under the direction of artist Mary Jennings. Choose one theme for the day; first guest to sign up determines what class will be offered. Two-person minimum. For reservations, please call 540-326-4060.
This is not your mother’s hot cocoa. Top off your favorite winter beverage with your choice of marshmallow vodka, Baileys, Brandy or Peppermint Schnapps. Grab your cup and cozy up next to the fireplace! $14 per beverage.
The Glorious Garden is sponsored by Fauquier and Loudoun Garden Club and will feature Page Dickey on “Some Favorite Gardens and Why” and more. Vendors selling plants, accessories and books will be available throughout the day. Registration is $150 and is available online.
Nourish the mind and connective tissues during an afternoon of Yin Yoga with Jacklynn. You’ll explore long, supported holds that target ligaments, bones and joints. This slow practice is suitable for beginners and all levels with props that enable muscular release and relaxation. This practice will bring a more conscientious attention to breath and sensations in the body. The session will conclude with essential oils and a smoothie. Cost: $45 per person. Open to the public. For reservations, please call 540-326-4060.
Each month, Gold Cup will feature a different local winery and offer tastings of its featured wines. This month’s featured winery is Stone Tower Winery.
Enjoy a fun way to paint and create your own original piece of work while sipping on delicious local wines. Two-person minimum. $85 per person, ages 21 and up. For reservations, please call 540-326-4060.
Each week, the National Sporting Library & Museum gives attendees a personalized sneak peek at traveling exhibitions, permanent collections, and the fascinating stories behind the works in the museum’s art collections. No two tours are alike, so come back for more! Reservations are not required and admission is free. Bring your friends! Gallery Talks are every Wednesday at 2 p.m.
Celebrate National Pancake Day at the Middleburg Community Center! They will have 3 different kinds of pancakes for you to try, so bring your friends and appetite to a one-of-a-kind dinner. All ages welcome! Please call 540-687-6375 to RSVP by March 3. Pay at the door: $5 per person or $20 per family.
Join us for a free sketching session in the museum galleries! Supplies (pencils, paper, sketch boards and clipboards) will be provided for attendees. This week’s featured artist is Alice Porter, a local artist and art instructor. Alice will lead attendees in developing drawings into finished pieces.
The program is free and open to the public of all ages. Participants will receive free admission to the Museum. Participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Pre-registration is encouraged.Register to Anne Marie Barnes, Clarice & Robert H. Smith educator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 540-687-6542 x25.