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2016 Virginia - January & February 2016
Food Festivals, Shows, Local Food & Wine Events

(see also: 2012)


January 9, 2016  Breaux Vineyards Cabernet Vertical
Purcellville, Virginia
Breaux Vineyards Cabernet Vertical.  Saturday January 9th 2016    12:00pm or 4:00pm.  Ring in the New Year at our first Vertical of the 2016 season!  Sample and discuss various vintages of our award winning Cabernet Sauvignon with our winemaker Heather Munden.  Enjoy a 3-course gourmet meal paired with each selection.  Educational, interactive and fun!  In each 90 minute session, our hospitality associates will be pouring a total of 6 wines for you to enjoy with your meal.  This is an exclusive, reservation-only event.  Price: $70.00 per person / $60.00 club member.

January 13-15, 2016 - Virginia Farm Show - Fisherville, Virginia
The Virginia Farm Show is the only agricultural trade show in Virginia that caters to full-time as well as the part-time farmer. In addition to exhibits of all the major lines of equipment and services there is a Skid Steer Rodeo for all the attendees to watch as well as participate in. The Diamond Level Sponsor of this event is the Virginia Farm Bureau for the third straight year. This event enables participants to compete for trophies and cash prizes for all major lines of skid steers.

February 5, 2016  Bacchus Wine & Food Festival
Newport News, Virginia
Bacchus, the God of Nature, Vine and Wine!  The Virginia Living Museum’s 12th annual Bacchus Wine & Food Festival!  Enjoy delicious samplings of fine wine, local restaurant fare and an eclectic mix of live music and silent auction items.  Mingle with friends and colleagues amongst the beautiful museum galleries and exhibits.  Taste the bounty of Peninsula’s finest establishments, sway to the beat of live local musicians and make plans for your next get together with friends.

February 6, 2016  Samedi Gras - Purcellville, Virginia
12:00pm-5:00pm.  Kick off Mardi Gras a few days early this year for our annual Samedi Gras Party - a Saturday celebration of the traditional New Orleans Mardi Gras.  Enjoy dancing, beads, masks, king cake, wine and live music!   There will also be delicious Cajun fare for sale!  The party takes place in our decorated Grand Acadia Room.  Dress for the occasion!  $20.00 per person / $12 per Cellar Club Member.  Ticket includes: admission, live music, wine tasting, beads, king cake sample.  Reservations are recommended, so book online today to be sure that you are included in the fun!   *This event is intended for adults only. *No pets allowed. *No outside food/picnics.

February 6-7, 2016  Chocolate Lovers Festival - Fairfax, Virginia
Taste of Chocolate, featuring chocolate vendors selling their wares; the Chocolate Challenge, an arts extravaganza where the medium is chocolate; the Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast featuring chocolate chip pancakes; historic re-enactments; children's activities; a craft show; open houses at historic buildings; and much more.  (also: )

February 12-14, 2016  Chocolate & Cabernet Tasting
Purcellville, Virginia
Come and celebrate Valentine’s Day with us!  Enjoy a variety of hand-rolled truffles and infused chocolate confections paired with various vintages of Breaux Vineyards’ Cabernet Sauvignon! Tasting Times: 11:00am, 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:00pm, 4:00pm, 5:00pm   Reservations Recommended- $30.00 per person/$25.00 Cellar Club Member

February 14, 2016  VALENTINE'S DAY
Most of the more than 1/2 million restaurants in the U.S. have special events scheduled for today. They are too numerous to list.


February 17-19, 2016
Virginia Wine Expo
Richmond, Virginia
The annual Virginia Wine Expo is a national destination event celebrating Virginia's extraordinary wines and the Richmond region's culinary, historic and cultural excellence.  Plan your visit to Richmond - recognized by the Frommer's Guide as one of the Top Worldwide Travel Destinations for 2014 - and attend one or several of the 35+ wine and food events, including the Opening Night Burger Blast, the legendary Walk-Around Grand Tastings, the new Love Rox Half Marathon & 10k, and a host of other amazing dinners, brunches, lunches, comparative tastings, tours, excursions and more.


2012 Virginia - January & February 2012
Food Festivals, Shows, Local Food & Wine Events

waiting for new dates

February 18-19, 2012  Virginia Wine Showcase - Chantilly, Virginia
Virginia Wine Showcase is Moving Out of the Winter in 2013.   Watch for our new October dates.




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