Weekend Guide for Middleburg, Virginia: Oct. 27-29
— There are so many spooktacular happenings in Middleburg this weekend! Check out our latest roundup to plan your weekend fun!
This is the best deal on tack around. Saddles for $35, blankets for $15-$10, bridles for $5 and many more great steals! Proceeds benefit the Middleburg Humane Foundation.
Discounts for everyone in costume and their Haunted Trail will be open again! Enjoy live music on Saturday by Movin’ On from 2-5:30 p.m.! Amy Oxford Mishey with Bluegrass Alpaca Ranch in Orlean will be there from noon-4 p.m. with various Alpaca goods from their farm, including apparel, housewares and toys! Stay later, Three Fox is open ’til 7 p.m. this Saturday! On Sunday, enjoy live music by Big Steve and Pete from 1:30-4:30 p.m.!
Enjoy an exclusive four-course dinner prepared by Executive Chef Ryan Arensdorf and paired perfectly with selections from local vineyards in Salamander’s intimate, private dining room at Harrimans. $150 per person. For reservations, please call 540-326-4070.
Join us in Greenhill’s barrel room for oysters from King Street Oyster Bar paired with Greenhill sparkling, plus an impressive cheese and charcuterie station paired with their Superstition and Ontology wines.
Get your photo taken by photobooth experts Get Snap’d. Cocktail attire and Venetian masks.
$75 for Wine Club / $100 Non-Club.
The legendary annual Virginia Gold Cup steeplechasing classic is now run before a sellout crowd of over 50,000 people. Race day activities include terrier races, shopping, hat contests, tailgate contests, and some of the best steeplechase racing you’ll find anywhere.
What’s better than raiding the Halloween candy aisle? 50 West has an idea! There’s a thrill to picking out your Halloween favorites but this year why not take it up a notch?!
Browse an array of delicious fall inspired truffles and chocolates from Middleburg’s Finest Chocolates in the comfort of the 50 West tasting room! Middleburg’s Finest Chocolates will be at 50 West on Saturday, Oct. 28, from noon-5 p.m. They’ll have their delicious assortment available for purchase and pairing with your favorite 50 West wines. 50 West’s staff will be there to make the wine recommendations!
Chocolates AND wine? There’s no trick here – only treats!
On July 11, 1804, Alexander Hamilton lies dying on the ground. Aaron Burr stands nearby, a smoking gun in his hand. Historians have told their side of the story but join us and hear the untold version. Decide who the real killer is and prepare to change the course of history! Starts at 11:30 a.m. Lunch is served at 12:30 p.m. $85 per person. For reservations please call 540-326-4070.
Also this weekend
- Friday Night Flights at 50 West Vineyards: Oct. 27 | 1-8 p.m.
- Middleburg Farmers Market: Oct. 28 | 8 a.m.-noon
- Slater Run Vineyards Open to Public: Oct. 28 & 29 | Noon-6 p.m.
- Pumpkin Carving at Salamander Resort & Spa: Oct. 28 | 3 p.m.
Come in your best costume for the annual MCC “Hot Dog, It’s Halloween!” A parade through town to trick or treat at local business and showcase everyone’s costumes will begin at the steps of the MCC at 5 p.m. Hot Dog dinner will be provided at 5:30 p.m., as well as goodie bags for the kiddos. Entry is free, bring your friends and get ready to have a spooktacular time!
- Yappy Hour Costume Contest at Salamander Resort & Spa: Oct. 31 | 5-7 p.m.
- Gallery Talk at the National Sporting Library & Museum: Nov. 1 | 2-2:30 p.m.
- A Place to Be’s “Behind the Label” at Waddell Theater: Nov. 8