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Labor Day Weekend at Narmada Winery


Narmada Winery
September 4 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every day until September 7, 2015
Live music, good wines, good times

Garden to Glass Cocktails


7C River Lane, Sperryville, VA 22740 in the Sperryville River District
September 4 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Lets Play! Colleen be exploring utilizing herbs, flowers & veggies from your gardens and wild places to make unique and delicious cocktails. Learn a little about how to preserve the harvest for a little summer sippers for our long winter to come. We’ll be setting up some cordials, infusions and syrups for your pantry. Recipes & cocktail demo & tasting included.

Got Tomatoes? Make Your Famous Salsa for our 2nd Annual Salsa Contest!


Griffin Tavern
September 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Got Tomatoes? Then make salsa! We are having our second annual SALSA contest! It FREE to enter your salsa and $5 to taste! Please bring your fresh vegetarian cold salsa in by 5:30 PM to be assigned a number and compete. The Best salsa will receive a $25 gift card. All money raised by hungry tasters will go to The Benevolent Fund! RYAN JEWEL will be playing solo country tunes for us from 7-10 pm!

Mandalele at Gadino Cellars


Gadino Cellars
September 5 @ 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Grab a bottle of your favorite Gadino varietal and enjoy an afternoon of music with Mandalele. No cover charge to enjoy the music!  

Mandalele at Thornton River Grille


Thornton River Grille
September 6 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mandalele announces a Labor Day Weekend performance on the deck at Thornton River Grille in downtown Sperryville from 5-8pm. No cover charge, but you can order food, drinks, and desserts from either the Grille or from Rudy’s Pizza. Reservations are recommended. Space on the deck is limited and there is no standing room. Reserve by phone 540-987-8790 or online at http://www.thorntonrivergrille.com Come on out and show your appreciation to the kind folks at the Grille for supporting the local live…

Dry Mill Road’s Robert Mabe and Friends!


Griffin Tavern
September 11 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
This band borders on folk, new grass, Indie, cafe, uptown and or mountain blues style pickin!

Dubious Brothers!


Griffin Tavern
September 11 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
They are back! Playing cover songs that span the 1960s to today, Dubious Brothers bring a unique spin to classic and modern songs.

18th Annual Taste of Rappahannock


Mount Vernon Farm
September 12 @ 8:00 pm
Save the date for the 18th annual Taste of Rappahannock, Sept. 12, 2015 at the Miller Barn in Sperryville, Va.  For 18 years our community has gathered together to celebrate and support the Headwaters Foundation work for young people in Rappahannock County.  The Taste of Rappahannock features all local cuisine from our county restaurants, farms and growers and tastings from local vineyards and distilleries.  Sylvie Rowand and Laughing Duck Gardens and Cookery with Chef Kurt Streu and the amazing RCHS…

Wildflower at Brunch


Griffin Tavern
September 13 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Oldies like Everly Brothers, Emmy Lou Harris, Dolly Parton, The Eagles, John Denver–mostly a country, older pop and folk mix to entertain you while you sip your bloody mary!

Live music at Narmada Winery- Aubrey Driggers


Narmada Winery
September 13 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Join us as we feature Live Music by Aubrey Driggers 1-4pm. Good Wines, Good Music, Good Times

Foundations & Apothecary


Green Comfort School of Herbal Medicine
September 19 @ 9:00 am - September 20 @ 4:00 pm
Foundations of Medicinal Herbalism and Herbal Apothecary 10 month, one weekend a month, classes begin in September.  Email Teresa for the syllabus.

Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew” presented by the Cambridge American Stage Tour


Theatre at Little Washington
September 19 @ 8:00 pm
The Cambridge American Stage Tour SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2015 at 8 p.m. SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2015 at 3 p.m. Experience Shakespeare at its best! Each September, students from Cambridge University in England bring to the United States a professional quality production of a Shakespeare play. The students’ annual performances at the Theatre have brought the house down. The Cambridge American Stage Tour (CAST) says of this year’s play: “A play within a play and high on music, dance and laughs,…

Live Music at Narmada-Martha Capone


Narmada Winery
September 20 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Join us as we feature Live Music by Martha Capone 1-4pm. Good Wines, Good Music, Good Times

Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew” presented by the Cambridge American Stage Tour


Theatre at Little Washington
September 20 @ 3:00 pm
The Cambridge American Stage Tour SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2015 at 8 p.m. SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2015 at 3 p.m. Experience Shakespeare at its best! Each September, students from Cambridge University in England bring to the United States a professional quality production of a Shakespeare play. The students’ annual performances at the Theatre have brought the house down. The Cambridge American Stage Tour (CAST) says of this year’s play: “A play within a play and high on music, dance and laughs,…

Madonnas in a Field!


Griffin Tavern
September 25 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Our very own James Henze and our local guys playing bluegrass tonight! Don’t miss these talented young men!

The 2015 Rappahannock Farm Tour and Festival


Rappahannock County Visitors Center
September 26 - September 27
The 2015 Rappahannock Farm Tour and Festival features many local farm and business venues located throughout the county. To add to the fun, there is an Artisans’ Market centrally located in Washington, VA.  Our  farm tour is a self-guided FREE event, visit as many venues as you can, or just swing by a few- it’s up to you! A comprehensive tour guidebook, including descriptions of all the venues and a map, will be available on-line prior to the event with hard copies distributed at venues.

From Scotland: NORTH SEA GAS


Theatre at Little Washington
September 26 @ 8:00 pm
North Sea Gas Saturday, September 26, 2015, at 8 p.m. Scotland’s popular folk band, North Sea Gas (NSG), will be returning to the Theatre at Washington, Virginia for an evening of lively tunes and a fair bit of genuine, good-humored Scottish banter thrown in, to be sure! Dave Gilfillan, Ronnie MacDonald and Grant Simpson play traditional folk music on guitar, banjo, mandola, bodhran, bouzouki and fiddle. “The band displays an attachment and a reverence for their roots. The music feels…

Elizabeth Lawrence Band


Griffin Tavern
September 26 @ 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Elizabeth Lawrence’s eclectic style and powerful voice have found her compared to the likes of Bonnie Raitt, Linda Ronstadt, and Susan Tedeschi. With two studio albums under her belt, she has emerged as a local favorite as a solo act and accompanied by acoustic and blues greats from the area. We can’t wait to have them back!

Live Music at Narmada Winery- Wait N See


Narmada Winery
September 27 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Join us as we feature Live Music by Wait N See 1-4pm. Good Wines, Good Music, Good Times

An Evening with Mark Russell


Theatre at Little Washington
October 3 @ 8:00 pm
Political satirist, Mark Russell, returns to the Theatre at Washington, Virginia. Many will recall Mark’s widely acclaimed television specials on PBS as well as his regular performances at the Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C. Mark transforms the day’s headlines into stand-up comedy, accompanying himself on the piano. He finds the humor hidden in the pomposity of public life and takes the audience along for the ride, laughing all the way. Come join us for this very special evening! RESERVED SEATING

Gray Ghost’s Wine Library Tasting


Gray Ghost Vineyards
October 4 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
(Optional winery tour begins at 1 pm) Three or four different wines are featured at each event.  A limited number of those featured wines will be available for sale to those participating. $25 per person includes library tasting and tasting of current releases. Reservations highly recommended: 540-937-4869

Columbus Day Weekend at Narmada


Narmada Winery
October 9 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every day until October 12, 2015
Live music, good wine, good times

Rappahannock Oyster Festival


Little Washington Winery
October 17 @ 11:00 am
Free admission – just pay for what you consume! Register here:  http://www.littlewashingtonwinery.com/oysterflyer.html Fall foliage is predicted to be at it’s peak this weekend The Little Washington Winery deck was named best view of the BlueRidge in Virginia Buy a platter of Chesapeake Bay Oysters or a BBQ picnic from the food trucks Enjoy Concerts all day – FREE – Bands TBD We’ll have several fun Wine Stations going We will host our regular tasting of all our own wines Andrew…

59th Annual Floral Art & House Tour


Trinity Episcopal Church, Washington, Virginia
October 17 @ 11:00 am - October 18 @ 4:00 pm
FLORAL ART AND HOUSE TOUR SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17 11:00 AM TO 5:00 PM SUNDAY, OCTOBER 18 NOON TO 4:00 PM* *please note our new hours COST OF HOUSE TOUR $30 FOR 3 HOUSES, $15 FOR A SINGLE HOUSE EVENSONG featuring renowned organist Ronald Stolk and a small professional choir SUNDAY, OCTOBER 18 5:00 PM RECEPTION TO FOLLOW Find details here.

Stephanie Nakasian and the Hod O’Brien Trio


Theatre at Little Washington
October 17 @ 8:00 pm
One of the world’s leading jazz singers, Stephanie Nakasian, will take you on a voyage of vocal virtuosity that is reminiscent of the Great Ladies of Song. Capturing the heart of audiences with her extensive repertoire, reaching from Jazz to Broadway, Stephanie creates an atmosphere of romance and excitement that will transport you to another place and time. A prolific recording artist with 11 celebrated albums, including her recent “Billie Remembered” that was featured on NPR’s “Fresh Air” with Terry…

Halloween Costume Party


Narmada Winery
October 31 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Join us at Narmada Winery to celebrate Halloween all day! We will be open 11-6pm. Put on your best costume and come out for some great wine and good times. The person in the best costume wins a fantastic prize! It will be a Halloween celebration you won’t want to miss!

Smithsonian at Little Washington Concert Series


Theatre at Little Washington
November 1 @ 4:00 pm
As part of the 24th season in the Smithsonian at Little Washington concert series, Ricardo Cyncynates, violin; Steven Honigberg, cello; Paul Cigan, clarinet; and Kenneth Slowik, piano, will play a program consisting of Johannes Brahms’ autumnal Clarinet Trio in A Minor, Op. 114 and Dmitri Shostakovish’s Piano Trio #2 in E Minor, Op. 67. Kenneth Slowik is an American cellist, viol player, and conductor, Curator of Musical Instrument Collection at the National Museum of American History and Artistic Director of…

Diwali Celebration at Narmada


Narmada Winery
November 7 @ 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
After the harvest in ancient India, the Festival of Lights, or Diwali, marked the end of the agrarian year. As farmers in Virginia, Sudha and Pandit keep the tradition alive every fall now in Amissville. Diwali has come to symbolize our own “inner light,” the idea that we can all radiate peace and joy and have a positive impact on the events swirling around us. Because our number of friends and fans keeps growing, we will celebrate Diwali over two…

Diwali Celebration at Narmada


Narmada Winery
November 14 @ 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
After the harvest in ancient India, the Festival of Lights, or Diwali, marked the end of the agrarian year. As farmers in Virginia, Sudha and Pandit keep the tradition alive every fall now in Amissville. Diwali has come to symbolize our own “inner light,” the idea that we can all radiate peace and joy and have a positive impact on the events swirling around us. Because our number of friends and fans keeps growing, we will celebrate Diwali over two…

Gray Ghost’s Gala Release Party Celebrating the Release of the 2012 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon


Gray Ghost Vineyards
November 14 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Celebrate the release of the Gray Ghost’s exquisite Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon from the amazing 2012 vintage!  This is the only time Gray Ghost opens the Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon!  The evening’s festivities include live music by the Seth Kibel Jazz Trio (winner of over 20 WAMMIES), open wine bar and heavy hors d’oeuvres by The Apple House in Linden.  $150 per person, inclusive.  Advance ticket purchase required.

Will Hopkins with Danika Portz and Scott Mulvahill


Theatre at Little Washington
November 21 @ 8:00 pm
Local favorite Will Hopkins left the full-time practice of law in 2001 to concentrate on songwriting. He now splits his time between Virginia and Nashville, where he is co-writing, performing and recording. Honors and awards include winner of the 2005 Tennessee Songwriters Association award for Most Promising Male Writer and Grand Prize Winner: 2004 Mid-Atlantic Songwriting Competition. Danika Portz is known for her distinctive sound and style. Her music has been described as a mixture of Mumford and Sons, Kacey…

Gray Ghost’s Holiday Kick-off


Gray Ghost Vineyards
November 27 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Start your holiday season with Gray Ghost Vineyards!  Enjoy one-day only gift specials and live music by Valerie Von Fange: 2:30-4:30 pm.  This is the perfect event to entertain guests!  The cork Christmas display makes its annual debut!

Gray Ghost’s Christmas Cork and Cheese Celebration


Gray Ghost Vineyards
December 5 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Every day until December 6, 2015
Revel in the most festive holiday atmosphere at Gray Ghost’s all new Christmas Cork and Cheese Festival!  View the world’s largest cork Christmas display containing decorations crafted out of over 100,000 corks!  While experiencing the winter wonderland and listening to live holiday music, sample Gray Ghost’s award-winning wine with local and regional artisan cheeses.  Guess the number of corks on the new decoration to win a selection of Gray Ghost wine!  Collect the 21st in a series of limited edition…

Frank Vignola Trio


Theatre at Little Washington
December 5 @ 8:00 pm
Guitar virtuoso Frank Vignola has played with many of the world’s top musicians, including Ringo Starr, Madonna, Donald Fagen, Wynton Marsalis, and Tommy Emmanuel. Guitar legend Les Paul named Vignola to his “Five Most Admired Guitarists List” for the Wall Street Journal, stating that “Vignola’s jaw-dropping technique explains why the New York Times deemed him ‘one of the brightest stars of the guitar.’” Often featured on National Public Radio in duo with Frank Vignola, Vinny Raniolo has become a familiar…

Santa Visits Gray Ghost


Gray Ghost Vineyards
December 13 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Children of all ages are invited to bring their wish lists to share with Santa.  Free gift for each child.  Cameras encouraged.  Free.

Dark Hollow Bluegrass Band


Theatre at Little Washington
December 19 @ 8:00 pm
Enjoy a lively evening of traditional Bluegrass favorites in celebration of the season! Paul Fincham, five-string banjo, vocals Larry Haynes, guitar, vocals Bob Cook, guitar, vocals Buck Morris, mandolin, vocals Steve Lamb, upright bass RESERVED SEATING
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