The weather may be cooling down, but local events sure are heating up! There are tons of fun things to do in Northern Virginia’s Hunt Country during November, so be sure to visit your favorite local town websites for all the details. Here are some event highlights that we’re excited about.
RAID THE CELLAR | MIDDLEBURG
Salamander Resort is opening up their cellar to you for a very special pop-up wine shop. Just in time for the holiday season, you will be able to purchase a wide-selection of exclusive domestic and international wines. Reservations required.
ANNUAL OYSTER FEST 2018 | LOVETTSVILLE
Join the folks at Creek’s Edge Winery for their Annual Oyster Feast! Ticket purchase includes all you can eat oysters (raw, fried, and rockefeller), hushpuppies, mac n’ cheese, and clam chowder. You will also receive a glass of your favorite Creek’s Edge wine. There will be live music and it’s family-friendly!
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LIGHTUP FEST | ASHBURN
An extraordinary experience at One Loudoun unlike anything you’ve ever seen before. Over 70 different stunning lighting exhibits celebrating a rich cultural heritage with traditional Chinese lanterns and state-of- the-art lighting technology. Free, nightly performances featuring acrobats, dancers and musicians. Interactive craft experiences, foods of the world and so much more make this a can’t miss, new holiday tradition for the whole family.
WINCHESTER FOOD TOUR | WINCHESTER
Explore Winchester in this one of a kind historic food tour where you’ll learn about the founding events of Winchester, local architecture, and sample 5-6 unique dishes. Be introduced to new foods and feel like an insider by getting to know local chefs and restaurant owners while seeing a different side of Winchester.
HEARTY WINTER SOUPS & BREADS WITH CHEF DINAH CORLEY | MIDDLEBURG
Learn how-to make the perfect soups for your Thanksgiving dinner at Salamander’s cooking studio! From scratch, you will make ham biscuits, a whole wheat loaf, a broccoli bisque and butternut squash bisque. Reservations required.
BLACK FRIDAY BAZAAR | DELAPLANE
For those who hate battling the usual Black Friday crowds, here’s an alternative! Blue Valley Vineyard & Winery is offering the opportunity to buy truly unique and authentic gifts for the whole family. Also, this is a great way to support your local economy.