December 4: Christmas in Middleburg
Downtown Washington Street
Middleburg Hunt with 100 horses, riders and hounds at 11, followed by Parade at 2, all amid shopping and dining. Wine Crawl follows with samplings from area vineyards.
December 5: Christmas Cabaret
868 Estate Vineyards (Purcellville)
Festive evening of music and comedy from the Stage Coach Theater. Laugh and sing along with carols. Dinner from Grandale in the Tasting Room. Order tickets.
December 5: Jingle Bell Wine Trail
Heart of Virginia Wine Trail
Get your passport for the Heart of Virginia Wine Trail with the six member wineries featuring special holiday cookies and tastings in complimentary stemless glasses.
December 5: Italian Christmas Party
Gadino Cellars (Washington VA)
'Tis the season to open up the cellar for an additional flight, kicked off with Italian sparkling wine, followed by 2010 and 2012 Nebbiolo, finishing with 2010 Petit Verdot.
December 5: Weihnachtsmarkt
Bluestone Vineyard (Bridgewater)
Festive outdoor market with local vendors, artisans, wine and Mama's Caboose Food Truck, so bring your Christmas list. Bundle up, drink warm mulled wine and shop.
December 5: Girls Day Out
Bogati Bodega (Round Hill)
Feeling a bit crafty? Then come paint your own wine glass. Fee includes glass, supplies and a glass of wine. A perfect afternoon with the girls. Reservations.
December 5: Customer Appreciation Day
DuCard Vineyards (Etlan)
Join in raising a toast to our customers. Live music by Mattie Fuller, glass artist Patty Sevre, sale merchandise and special gifts for everyone.
December 5: Christmas Winter Fest Event
Veramar Vineyard (Berryville)
Tree lighting ceremony, Christmas music, free glass of mulled wine and a cookie. Special Christmas gift discounts.
December 5: Holiday Open Houses
Chesapeake Bay Wine Trail
Enjoy wine and gift specials, plus delicious holiday refreshments at the nine wine trail members located in the Northern Neck. Contact individual wineries for hours.
December 5-6: Winery Experience Production Tour & Tasting
Paradise Springs Winery (Clifton)
First hand look at how wine is made. Tour the historic log cabin, vineyard, barrel room and end with tasting of entire flight of wines. Reservations.