21 Things to Do in Middleburg This Weekend
— Check out our picks for July 12-14, including a reception at The Byrne Gallery, a “Wine 101” class at Boxwood Estate Winery, and more.
The Byrne Gallery is hosting a special reception for the artists of its latest exhibition on Friday, July 12, from 4-7 p.m. The reception is open to the public and everyone is cordially invited to attend.
“Endless Summer,” a celebration of summer at its best, features the newest paintings by Gerald Hennsey and Lida Matheson Stifel. The exhibit offers viewers a taste of the seaside as well as the countryside — both wonderful ways to experience the joy of blue skies and warm weather. The exhibition runs through Sunday, Aug. 18.
Polish up or enhance your basic wine knowledge. This full-bodied course will be led by one of Boxwood’s WSET certified educators. Part one of their wine education series will cover wine making, proper tastings, etiquette and Boxwood varietal characteristics, accompanied by cheese and charcuterie. All ticket sales will include an enhanced full tasting experience and a take-home packet. Call 540-687-8778 for more information and to get your tickets!
Also this weekend
- “Sunrise, Sunset: Landscapes from Dawn to Dusk” at The Artists in Middleburg: Through July 14
- “Deconstructed: The NSLM Sporting Screen” at the National Sporting Library & Museum: Through Sept. 15
- “NSLMology: the Science of Sporting Art” at the National Sporting Library & Museum: Through Sept. 15
- Summer Art Workshop at the National Sporting Library & Museum: July 12 | 10-11:30 a.m.
- Happy Hour at Zest: July 12 | 3-6 p.m.
- Music on the Terrace at the Red Fox Inn & Tavern: July 12
- Scenic Cinema at Salamander Resort & Spa: July 12 | 8:30 p.m.
- Middleburg Community Farmers Market: July 13 | 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
- Butcher’s Block Brunch & Bubbles at Harrimans Virginia Piedmont Grill: July 13 | 9 a.m.-noon
- Live Music at Three Fox Vineyards: July 13 & 14
- Sub Zero Ice Cream Class at Salamander Resort & Spa: July 13 | 2 p.m.
- Ballroom Dance Class at Salamander Resort & Spa: July 13 | 5:30 p.m.
- Twilight Polo at Great Meadow: July 13 | 6 p.m.
- Zen Horse Yoga at Salamander Resort & Spa: July 14 | 8 a.m.
- Water Yoga Workshop at Salamander Resort & Spa: July 14 | 8 a.m.
- Ribbon Workshop at Stitch: July 14 | Noon-5 p.m.
- Design a Sign at Three Fox Vineyards: July 14 | 2-4 p.m.
- Carriage Rides with Doc & Molly at Greenhill Winery & Vineyards: July 14 | 2-5 p.m.
- Sounds of Salamander at Salamander Resort & Spa: July 14 | 4-7 p.m
This 2-day pastel workshop with Lori Goll is open to all levels and styles.
The workshop will start with discussions and demonstrations of different brands of soft pastels, various substitutes, underpainting techniques, and framing options. Day two will continue on to develop underpainting techniques. Students will also learn to plan our their compositions as well as methods of transferring their subject matter onto a working surface.
Day one subject matter will focus on seascapes, while day two subject matter will focus on animals.
Cost: $200 for full workshop session. Artists must provide their own materials.
For more information, including the supply list, and to register visit
Sing, dance and tap out rhythms as you practice some Spanish words with this Latin Grammy winner. Space may be limited. For all ages.
DMV 2 Go is coming to Middleburg! The DMV’s mobile unit will be at the Liberty Street parking lot to provide a variety of services to our area. Visit the DMV website for more information.
Shop the trove of exceptional items to be found in Middleburg on Aug. 2-4 at Emmanuel Church’s Parish House on 105 E. Washington St. Held in conjunction with the Middleburg Summer Sidewalk Sale, Emmanuel’s Treasures will feature a selection of new and gently used household goods, antiques, art, decorative items, furniture, kitchenware, jewelry, sporting equipment, estate items, etc.
The sale will be held Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and Sunday from noon-4 p.m. You don’t want to miss this unique annual event!
- Family Storytime at the Middleburg Library: July 15| 10:30-11:30 a.m.
- Maker Monday at the Middleburg Library: July 15| 4-5 p.m.
- DIY Teens: Watercolor Polka Dot Art at the Middleburg Library: July 15| 7-8 p.m.
- Teacher Tuesdays at Hunter’s Head Tavern: July 16 | 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m.
- Yappy Hour at Salamander Resort & Spa: July 16 | 5-7 p.m.
- Teddy the Clown at the Middleburg Library: July 17| 10:30-11:30 a.m.
- Burgers & Brews at Gentle Harvest: July 17 | Noon-7 p.m.
- Gallery Talk at the National Sporting Library & Museum: July 17 | 2-2:30 p.m.
- Summer Art Workshop at the National Sporting Library & Museum: July 19 | 10-11:30 a.m.
- Happy Hour at Zest: July 19 | 3-6 p.m.
- Twilight Jumpers at Great Meadow: July 19 | 7 p.m.
- Scenic Cinema at Salamander Resort & Spa: July 19| 8:30 p.m.
- Middleburg Community Farmers Market: July 20 | 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
- Twilight Polo at Great Meadow: July 20 | 6 p.m.
- Sounds of Salamander at Salamander Resort & Spa: July 21 | 4-7 p.m