Events

May
26
Sat
2018
Pop-Up Beer Weekend
May 26 @ 11:00 am – May 28 @ 5:00 pm

It’s a beer pop-up weekend – the first of seven this summer at 868!  The beer-lovers in your group are now free to choose one of our summer selections.  This weekend we are featuring three local beers:  Witbier by Alexandria, VA based Port City Brewing , Missile IPA from Champion Brewing Company in Charlottesville, VA and Gose of Athea from Monocacy Brewing Company in Frederick, MD.

Wine, beer, wine slushies, live music (Saturday and Sunday) and hot cooked food from The Grill… it’s going to be a great weekend at 868! 

(No beer allowed in our Tasting Room, but beer purchased on site at 868 is allowed in all of our outdoor areas, including our covered pavilion at The Grill, in our picnic area and in our tented group area.  Saturday, May 26 through Monday, May 28th. Our next beer pop up weekends are June 8 – 10 and Father’s Day weekend, June 15 – 17.  As always, ABC rules prohibit bringing any outside alcohol on property.  We strictly enforce this rule and appreciate your advanced cooperation.)

May
28
Mon
2018
Open for Memorial Day
May 28 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

868 Estate Vineyards will be open on Memorial Day. We look forward to welcoming you to the vineyard on your holiday!

Dog friendly, family friendly.  And, this weekend thru Monday, serving beer as well as wine. 

Grilled paninis will be available in the Tasting Room or bring a picnic and enjoy our shaded picnic area with a glass of wine or beer.

 

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Jun
2
Sat
2018
Family Photo Day at 868
Jun 2 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

family photo day

Bring your family out for a perfect picture this Spring !

Whatever family means to you, we welcome you to join us and celebrate your loved ones – including those with four legs – with portraits taken by Loudoun County photographer Becky Hart.

Using the barn, the historic stone walls, the grape vines, or our wine barrels, Becky can capture your family or group in a way that will let their personalities shine through.

For $20, you will receive a twenty minute portrait session with two digital images to take home. Additional prints or files may be ordered separately through Becky following your session.

Register now to select your session time.  Walk-ins welcome on a space-available basis.  Can’t make this one?  We also have photo day scheduled for Saturday, June 23rd.

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Greys and Grapes
Jun 2 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Join us in the back field as we celebrate this wonderful family of dogs with a meet and greet, live music, wine and delicious food in our picnic area under the trees. Vendors of all descriptions will be set up and selling unique items, both dog-related and not.  

Bring your blanket and enjoy a relaxing afternoon with us at 868 Estate!   If you’re curious about adopting a greyhound, there will be plenty of people on hand to answer your questions.

Stay late and enjoy music into the night with our Campfire Saturday going until 8:30PM.

A portion of proceeds will be donated to Virginia Greyhound Adoption.   If you are interested in vending at this event, please send an email to info@868estatevineyards.com.

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Campfire Saturday
Jun 2 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm

stealing dawnTreat yourself to a relaxing evening at 868 Estate!

Stay late on our Campfire Saturdays and enjoy live music, food from The Grill and wine by the glass and bottle outside in our pavilion.

Weather permitting, our fire pits will be available on the patio.  Live music tonight by Stealing Dawn a performing duo covering music from classic jazz standards of the 30’s&40’s to classic rock to pop & today’s top 40.

 

Jun
8
Fri
2018
Pop-Up Beer Weekend
Jun 8 @ 11:00 am – Jun 10 @ 5:00 pm

It’s a pop-up beer weekend – get ready for some refreshing brews at 868!  The beer-lovers in your group are now free to choose one of our summer selections.  This weekend we are featuring three local beers:  Witbier by Alexandria, VA based Port City Brewing , Missile IPA from Champion Brewing Company in Charlottesville, VA and Gose of Athea from Monocacy Brewing Company in Frederick, MD.  This weekend, we’ll also have “Growler” Kolsch from Escutcheon Brewery in Winchester, VA.

Wine, beer, wine slushies, live music (Saturday and Sunday) and hot cooked food from The Grill… it’s going to be a great weekend at 868! 

(No beer allowed in our Tasting Room, but beer purchased on site at 868 is allowed in all of our outdoor areas, including our covered pavilion at The Grill, in our picnic area and in our tented group area.  Saturday, May 26 through Monday, May 28th.  Our next beer pop up weekends are Father’s Day weekend, June 15 – 17 and the weekend of July 13-15.  As always, ABC rules prohibit bringing any outside alcohol on property.  We strictly enforce this rule and appreciate your advanced cooperation.)

Jun
9
Sat
2018
Music Under the Stars: Jake and the Burtones
Jun 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

jake and the burtonesJake and the Burtones is a homegrown, old-time string band hailing from the foot of Loudoun’s Blue Ridge Mountains.  The Burtones play traditional fiddle music and original country music through a single condenser microphone.  The trio’s hard-drivin’ guitar, authentic singing and traditional fiddle style will have you up and stomping your feet. This dynamic group creates a lively and heartfelt atmosphere to be enjoyed by all.

This is an outside concert with twinkling lights and great tunes.  You are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating.  We also have picnic tables available on a first come basis.  Fire pits and s’mores complete the scene!  Wine, beer and dinner from our food truck will all be available.

Jun
16
Sat
2018
Campfire Saturday
Jun 16 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm

joey bauerTreat yourself to a special evening at 868 Estate!

Stay late for Campfire Saturday and enjoy live music, food from The Grill and wine by the glass and bottle outside in our pavilion.

Weather permitting, our fire pits will be available on the patio.  Live music tonight by Joey Bauer, entertaining us with a set list that includes current radio hits, as well as familiar songs from the last four decades.

 

Jun
17
Sun
2018
Father’s Day at Grandale
Jun 17 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

fathers day reservations

Savor a 3-course set menu from Chef Author with manly food, creatively paired and complemented with craft beers.  Our Father’s Day menu includes Smoked Pork Butt and Belly with Jicama Pepper Slaw, followed by a Coffee-Rubbed Hanger Steak over a Scallion and Potato Gratin and finishing with a Pecan Bacon Bourbon Pie. 

(Oh, yes, we did.  Pecan. Bacon. Bourbon. Pie.)

Score points with dad for treating him to a Grandale dining experience that combines both his love for farm-to-fork cuisine and a good beer.  Make your reservations today!  ($45/pp with pairing, $35/pp without pairing)

Regular menu also available.

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Jun
23
Sat
2018
Family Photo Day at 868
Jun 23 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

family photo day

Bring your family out for a perfect picture this Spring!

Whatever family means to you, we welcome you to join us and celebrate your loved ones – including those with four legs – with portraits taken by Loudoun County photographer Becky Hart.

Using the barn, the historic stone walls, the grape vines, or our wine barrels, Becky can capture your family or group in a way that will let their personalities shine through.

For $20, you will receive a twenty minute portrait session with two digital images to take home. Additional prints or files may be ordered separately through Becky following your session.

Register now to select your session time.  Walk-ins welcome on a space-available basis.  Can’t make this one?  

click to register