December Events at Charlottesville Wineries & Breweries
A Veritas Christmas Carol
Saturday, December 21st, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Stop by the winery during our extended hours and join us for caroling in the tasting room. Get into the Christmas spirit and join along as you sip on wine by the glass or bottle and enjoy special tapas plates prepared by Chef Jonathan Boroughs. ‘Tis the season to be jolly so fa la la la la with us! No reservations required.
The Masked Ball
Tuesday, December 31st, 2013, 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. Black Tie Optional, Reservations Required.
Please join us for wine and hors d’oeuvres followed by a five-course winemaker’s dinner at 8 p.m. in Saddleback Hall. There will be dancing until midnight, when the masks come off and the champagne flows! Breakfast follows at 12:30 a.m. So bring your mask and your dancing shoes to have great food, wine, and fun to bring in the New Year 2014. Tickets are $140/person.
Click here to see the menu and make reservations
Holiday Open House
Sunday, December 22, 2013, 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
We invite you to celebrate the holidays with us! Join King Family Vineyards on December 22, 2013 from 12:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. for our Holiday Open House. Certified Specialist of Wine, Matt Brown, will be on hand to sample King Family Vineyards’ Seven, Cabernet Franc and Brut. In addition, you will enjoy specially selected food pairings. Carpe Donuts and cookies will be available for the children and the young at heart! If you are looking for just the right gift, we have many unique items – some gift wrapped for your convenience. Specialty food items from the tasting room will be available for sale, while supplies last. Our special gift to you – a case of wine purchased during the open house will receive a volume discount of 20 percent off.
Saturday, December 14, 2013 , 2 – 5pm.
With a knack for penning achingly beautiful lyrics, Carl Anderson is one of the best songwriters going in the Charlottesville area. Better catch him now before Nashville snatches him up.
Annual Yule Log Lightning with John Tracy
Saturday, December 21, 2013, 2 – 5pm.
Singer/songwriter John Tracy’s goal is to not only move your feet with his lush melodies and expert musicianship, but to move your spirit with his inspiring lyrics and undeniable passion. He’ll be performing during our annual Yule Log lighting.
GLASS HOUSE WINERY
Music in the Glass House – Greg Ward
Sunday December 22, 2-5:30m
Join us in the Glass House for rasta alchemist Greg Ward 2-5:30pm. Always a good time, so come on out! No cover, no outside alcohol is permitted, but picnics are welcome. Tastings available, wines by the glass or bottle are available, and our artisan chocolates are always on hand.
Music in the Glass House – Bootsie Daniels
Friday December 27, 5:30 – 8PM
Join us for a year-end celebration at the Glass House Friday Dec 27th with music by Bootsie Daniels and food truck style catering by Anderson’s Carriage Food House. It’ll be a soulful evening full of fun, friends, reflection and food, not to be missed! Come spend it with us!
Music in the Glass House – Kat & The Travelers
Sunday, December 29, 2 – 5.30PM
Join us in the Glass House for the vintage jazz & swing and good ol’ country blues of Kat & the Travelers. Bring a picnic if you like. Tastings available at the tasting bar. Wines by the glass or bottle available. No outside alcohol is permitted. No reservations, no cover, no outside alcohol. Tastings available till closing. Wines by the glass or bottle available also.
Free Live Music by Adrian Duke
Thursday, December 19, 6:00 – 8:00PM
Enjoy live music in the Tasting Room from 6-8PM on the third Thursday of every month. The December installment will benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital with 20% if the proceeds being donated to the charity, and feature music by Adrian Duke. Tastings, glass pours, and bottles of wine will be available for purchase. Come and join us for a relaxing night of good music and great wine!
New Year’s Eve Dinner and Celebration
Tuesday, 31 December 2013, 7:30 pm.
Enjoy a five course feast paired with Barboursville wines, prepared by Chef Melissa Close-Hart. $155 per person all inclusive. Black-tie optional. Reservation required. 540-832-7848.
Annual Open House
Saturday December 14 and Sunday December 15, 11am -5pm.
Stop by for refreshments, art work, gifts and wine specials.
Dark Friday – Dark Abby Release & live music by Merle Swagger
Friday, December 13, 2013
Enjoy some Dark Abby on tap and pick up a 6 pk -2-go! Live music from 5:30 – 7:30pm.
Live Fridays – Jake Adams
December 20, 5:30 – 7:30PM
Buzztime competition (The Pulse)
Mondays between Dec 9th and Jan 27th.
$50 gift certificate for first place, $25 for second and $10 for third.
Friday, December 13, JON SPEAR BAND, 8-11pm
Saturday, December 14, ORME STORM, 8-11pm
Sunday, December 15, BUBBA ROSE, 2-5pm
Friday, December 20, THE DESIGN, 8-11pm
Saturday, December 21, LORD NELSON, 8-11pm
Sunday, December 22, PAULO FRANCO, 2-5pm
Thursday, December 26, JACOB ALLEN, 7-10pm Friday,
December 27, BENNY DODD & TONY FORTUNE, 8-11pm
Saturday, December 28, MAD ANTHONYS, 8-11pm
Sunday, December 29, JACOB ALLEN, 2-5pm
Monday, December 30, CREEKSIDE BAND, 7-10pm
Tuesday, December 31, TARA MILLS & FRIENDS, 9-12pm
BLUE MOUNTAIN BREWERY
Sunday, December 15, 2013, 11am – 2pm.
Join us for a delicious brunch menu. Our regular food menu is also available all day
December 16, 2013, 11am.
Need a reason to get excited about Mondays? Check out BMB’s ‘Meatless Mondays’! Every Monday, our specials menu will feature delicious meat-free fare for fans of vegetables (or for those folks just minding their intake)! Call to inquire about each day’s offerings: 540-456-8020 at 11:00 am
Fish Taco Tuesday
December 17, 2013, 11am
Get the best fish tacos you’ve ever eaten plus a side dish every Tuesday! at 11:00 am
Geeks Who Drink Trivia
Every Tuesday, 7:00 pm
Join us in the event hall every Tuesday at 7pm for live trivia! Our full dinner & beer menu are available during the quiz!
Dollar Off Wednesdays
Every Wednesday is dollar off day. Get a dollar off of beverages all day long. all day
STARR HILL BREWERY
Taste of Honey Release Party
Saturday, December 21, 2013 – 11:00am
Be the first to enjoy Taste of Honey Belgian Dubbel, our first installment of the All Access series for 2014! It will be on tap in the Tasting Room the weekend of December 21st before it hits the stores on January 1st. Tastings Cost $5
SOUTH STREET BREWERY
Various local artists every Tuesday starting at 10pm.
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