Middleburg’s Weekend Guide: July 21-23, 2017
— Raise your hand if you’re ready for the weekend. Us, too! Thankfully, we’ve got a lot to look forward to this weekend, including Twilight Tastings at Salamander Resort & Spa, a free BBQ dinner (and ice cream) and late-night swim at the Middleburg Community Center, the Oyster Riot at Boxwood Estate Winery and a concert by blues band Revelator Hill at Buchanan Hall. Find out more about these and other events in our latest guide:
Participate in spa retail therapy with State & Manor, the eco-conscious fabrics that hug you in all the right places.
Part of the Doc Saffer Summer Series, made possible by The Luminescence Foundation. BBQ dinner & ice cream truck at 6 p.m. Pool open from 6:30-8:30 p.m. This is a free event, open to the public!
Learn the art of hand rolling and how to select the freshest fish from Salamander’s new sushi chef. Once you’ve mastered the basics, you’ll be prepared to make great sushi at home whenever the craving arrives. $79 per person. For reservations, please call 540-326-4070.
Next week: Champagne Cocktails and Caviar Dreams! Create enchanting champagne cocktails paired perfectly with a selection of caviar for tasting. It will be the perfect activity for a stylish summer!
Tickets are still available for Salamander’s annual Twilight Tastings event! This much-anticipated festival is bigger and better this year with multiple wineries, breweries and distilleries ready for tasting. Salamander’s beautiful Equestrian Center again will be filled with the different refreshing libations while guests indulge in the chef’s culinary offerings and dance under the stars to live music.
$85 all-you-can-enjoy beverage tastings and food | $45 all-you-can-enjoy food
The following vendors will be participating in Twilight Tastings this year: Greenhill Winery & Vineyards, Corcoran Vineyards and Cidery, Old Bust Head Brewing Co., Catoctin Creek, Narmada Winery, Port City Brewing Co., Granite Heights Winery, Fabbioli Cellars, 50 West Vineyards, Boxwood Estate Winery, Stone Tower Winery and The Vineyards & Winery at Lost Creek.
Click here to purchase tickets.
For additional information, please call 540-326-4070.
Price does not include tax and gratuity.
To celebrate Boxwood Winery’s anniversary vintages in style, they’ve teamed up with King Street Oyster Bar for what is sure to be an incredible afternoon. Multiple courses of fresh seafood will each be complimented by the perfect Boxwood selection.
Join us at Buchanan Hall for the American Roots Revue Concert Series featuring Revelator Hill! Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 at the door. Click here to purchase tickets.
Revelator Hill delivers hard-edge rock-n-roll blues, encouraging vision, a sense of hope and an awareness of the struggle of life.
Doors open at 4 p.m. Concert 5-7 p.m.
Also this weekend
- Friday Night Flights at 50 West Vineyards: July 21 | 1-8 p.m.
- Concert on the Lawn with Tarbush & Hannah at Greenhill Winery & Vineyards: July 21 | 6-8 p.m.
- Middleburg Farmers Market: July 22 | 8 a.m.-noon
- Music & Nature Yoga at Salamander Resort & Spa: July 22: 10-11:15 a.m.
- Live Music by Terbush & Hannah at Greenhill Winery & Vineyards: July 22 & 23 | 3-6 p.m.
- Twilight Polo at Great Meadow: July 22 | 5:30-11 p.m.
- Soft Shell Sundays at Salamander Resort & Spa: July 23
- Vineyasa Yoga & Wine at Greenhill Winery & Vineyards: July 23 | 10-11:30 a.m.
- Sounds of Salamander at Salamander Resort & Spa: July 23 | 4-7 p.m.
Happy National Scotch Day! To celebrate, Salamander is teaming up with Glenmorangie, giving you the opportunity to taste your way through signature and reserve scotches and pair them with an exquisite menu built exclusively for these scotches by Salamander Executive Chef Ryan Arensdorf. Whether you are an avid scotch sipper or looking for your first experience, this is the event for you. $150 per person. For reservations, please call 540-326-4070.
Please bring your chairs and join us for great music by the Silver Tones Swing Band, family fun, and food from Hammerdown BBQ on the National Sporting Library & Museum lawn. Concerts and museum admission are free and open to the public 6-8 p.m. Picnics are welcome but no glass containers or outside alcohol is permitted. Cash bar featuring wine from Greenhill Winery & Vineyards and beer.
RdV wines rival the best the world has to offer. They are the culmination of raw science, hard work and pure artistry. Enjoy these exclusive Bordeaux-style blends paired perfectly with a four-course meal prepared by Executive Chef Ryan Arensdorf. The intimate setting of Salamander’s private dining room at Harrimans is the perfect atmosphere to discover the intricate art of RdV’s winemaking and the hard work, expertise and passion that goes into every bottle. $150 per person. For all reservations, please call 540-326-4070. Prices do not include tax and gratuity.
Bring your friends and family and enjoy a Friday night in the country watching equestrian riders compete for over $5,000 in prize money at Twilight Jumpers. The child/adult class begins at 7 p.m., followed immediately by the main class, where riders compete for bragging rights and a $5,000 cash prize. Bring food, drinks, picnics and enjoy a tailgate spot ringside where you can get right up close to the action. Stay after the riding to enjoy music and dancing in the outdoor pavilion. Gates open at 6:30 p.m., and entry is $40 per car, which includes all occupants.
Also next week
- Yappy Hour at Salamander Resort & Spa: July 25 | 5-7 p.m.
- Gallery Talk at the National Sporting Library & Museum: July 26 | 2-2:30 p.m.
- Friday Night Flights at 50 West Vineyards: July 28 | 1-8 p.m.
- Concert on the Lawn at Greenhill Winery & Vineyards: July 28 | 6-8 p.m.
- King St. Oyster Bar at Boxwood Estate Winery: July 29
- Middleburg Farmers Market: July 29 | 8 a.m.-noon
- Live Music by Movin’ On! at Three Fox Vineyards: July 29 | 1:30-4:30 p.m.
- Live Music by Andrew O’Day at 50 West Vineyards: July 29 | 1:30-4:30 p.m.