15 Things to Do in Middleburg This Weekend

— Check out our picks for March 15-17, including a vertical wine tasting at Boxwood Estate Winery, a reception at The Byrne Gallery, a whiskey pairing dinner at Harrimans, and Irish Whiskey Weekend at Gold Cup Wine Bar.

Trellis Vertical Tasting at Boxwood Estate Winery: March 16 | 1 p.m.

Taste the progression and aging of Boxwood’s red blend, Trellis. Five different vintages from 2012-2016! Limited space remaining! Click here for tickets.


Reception for “Haiku, Poem of Spring” at The Byrne Gallery: March 16 | 5-8 p.m.

The Byrne Gallery presents “Haiku Poem of Spring: A Celebration of Cherry Blossom Season,” featuring woodblock prints by Tadashi Nakayama, watercolors and works on paper by Pang Tseng Ying and a plum blossom vintage kimono and textiles by Susie Lipscher. The exhibition runs through April 28. Please RSVP to 540-687-6986.


Whiskey Pairing Dinner at Harrimans Virginia Piedmont Grill: March 16 | 6 p.m.

Join Harrimans for a special whiskey pairing dinner with select signature Harrimans dishes. Harrimans’ executive chef will be on-hand preparing and explaining how he creates the dishes while you enjoy each with Tullamore DEW, Bushmills Black Bush, and a Jameson flight of Jameson Original, Jameson Caskmates and Jameson Black Barrel. $89 per person. Reservations required; please call 540-326-4070. Prices do not include tax and gratuity.


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Irish Whiskey Weekend at Gold Cup Wine Bar: March 16-17

Gold Cup is serving up a special menu all weekend long in honor of St. Patrick’s Day that will delight the Irish in all of us! Listen to an authentic Irish band each day starting at 2 p.m. while indulging in traditional Irish fare including corned beef and cabbage, bangers and mash, turkey reubens, and much more. Try their new whiskey menu and don’t forget the green beer! Take 25% off your Gold Cup food bill when you wear green on March 17!

Also this weekend

Upcoming events

“Maginificent Music to Awaken Spring” at Emmanuel Church Parish House: March 24 | 3 p.m.

On Sunday, March 24, the “At the Parish House” performance series of Middleburg’s Emmanuel Church will showcase the keyboard brilliance of pianist Brian Woods. He has emerged as a promising soloist and collaborator in the United States and abroad, and is currently studying with John O’Conor at Shenandoah Conservatory. Reservations are recommended but not required. A donation of $10 is suggested but not required; all are welcome. Call 540-687-6297 to reserve your seat!

Middleburg HEALth Fair & 5K at the Middleburg Community Center: March 30 | 8 a.m.-1 p.m.

The HEALth Fair celebrates Middleburg’s adoption of the National Healthy Eating and Active Living (HEAL) resolution and will be held in the Ballroom and Terrace Room of the Middleburg Community Center. Sign up to run the 5K here. The HEALth Fair will include a presentation on the power of music therapy by A Place to Be and a screening of the film “Styrofoam Mom” with a presentation and Q&A by its author and producer, Miriam Gennari. Vendors, please click here for information and an application to join this event.

Also upcoming

 Remember to check our calendar for even more upcoming events!