CALENDAR OF EVENTS
|October 2014||EVENT NAME||DESCRIPTION|
||Postmortem||Old Opera House
|18||Harvest Festival||Doukenie Winery
At this time of year, this Virginia winery grapes are in! Come celebrate the harvest at DC’s wine country’s award winning winery with a barrel tasting event open to the general public. Enjoy delicious BBQ from MONK’S BBQ, voted best food truck in DC. Listen to the foot stomp’in music by The Short Hill Mountain Boys. Free event for Heritage Club Members. $15 for the general public if choosing a barrel tasting. Regular tasting is $10.00.
||ExFearience||Summit Point Motorsports Park
Our inaugural event will feature a full schedule of activities that range from a working law enforcement K-9 demonstration to a mascot race! Join us on the open track at Summit Point Motorsports Park to walk, run or ride your bike on a real motorsports park track. Events include “The Funny Bone” – A Family friendly 1.2 mile walk/run, “Spooky Ghouls and Boils” Halloween costume contest, “Track Crafts” located around the track, Country Roads Car Club Cruise In, DJ, food and of course “TREATS”!
|26&27||Under Fire||Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
Join the members of the Baltimore Light Artillery crew as they demonstrate the might and intimidation of field artillery.
|November 2014||EVENT NAME||DESCRIPTION|
||A Taste of Science at Doukenie||Doukenie Winery
Join Leanne, our geologist, for an extensive wine and vineyard tour. Learn scientific and technical details of winemaking and vineyard management during this indoor and outdoor tour. After, join her for a wine tasting and discussion in our barrel room. Tour is free for our Heritage Club members, $18.00 for general public. Reservations are suggested but not required. Groups of 20 max. Call Bill at 540-668-6464 x 203. Tours to be held at 11:00am and 3:00pm.Cost is free for Heritage Club members$18.00/person for non-members.
|13||Create, Paint and Wine!||Doukenie Winery
Thursday, November 13, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
automun strollSpend a fun evening at Doukénie laughing, listening to music and creating a one-of –a-kind masterpiece with Creative Mankind Art Events. This 2 hr. event includes all art supplies, an awesome staff, and a lot of fun. We will also have a selection of our award-winning wines and delicious cheeses and other tid-bits available for purchase! Don’t worry! Absolutely NO art experience is necessary! The Creative Mankind instructors will walk you through every step of your creative process!This event is all about fun and socializing—definitely not your run of the mill painting class!
||Sara Evans||Hollywood Casino
Multi-Platinum selling recording artist Sara Evans is coming to the new Event Center! Sara’s hits include “Suds in the Bucket” and “A Little Bit Stronger”.
|27||Thanksgiving Dinner,|| Hillbrook Inn
Thanksgiving at Hillbrook makes for a holiday to remember! Our chefs will prepare a three-course Thanksgiving meal with two traditional desserts and seconds of the main entrée provided upon request. The meal will be served promptly at 4 p.m. Book your reservation today! ($69.50 per person plus tax and gratuity)
||Rodney Carrington||Hollywood Casino
Comedian, actor and writer Rodney Carrington has recorded eight comedy albums selling over two million copies. Two of his albums have been certified gold by the RIAA. Don’t miss your chance to see him live at the new Event Center!