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January 18-20, 2017
Virginia Farm Show
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.
January 21, 2017 Breaux Vineyards Cabernet Vertical
Sample and discuss various vintages of our award winning Cabernet Sauvignon with our winemaker, Josh Gerard. This event is educational, interactive and fun. Delight in the company of others while our hospitality associates pour through 8 wines as you journey through a delicious 3-course gourmet meal, finishing off with a delectable truffle. Each session is 90 minutes and is an exclusive reservation only event. Seating is limited, so make your reservation today to guarantee you won’t miss out! Event times are at 12:00pm & 4:00pm. Price $75.00 per person / $65.00 per club member.
February 4-5, 2017 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: www.fairfaxva.gov/government/parks-recreation/special-events/chocolate-lovers-festival )
February 5, 2017 Bacchus Wine & Food Festival
Newport News, Virginia
Bacchus, the God of Nature, Vine and Wine! The Virginia Living Museum’s 13th 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 11-12, 2017 Chocolate & Cabernet Tasting
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, 2017 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 18-25, 2017 National FFA Week - Nationwide
the week of George Washington's birthday as National FFA Week in recognition of his legacy as an agriculturist and farmer.
February 25, 2017 Samedi Gras - Purcellville, Virginia
Kick-off Mardi Gras a few days early with your Cajun cousins at Breaux Vineyards! Our annual Samedi Gras Celebration takes place on Saturday February 25th in our NOLA style tasting room. Samedi Gras is a Saturday celebration of the traditional New Orleans Mardi Gras, and a festive and lovely event not to be missed. Space is limited and we encourage tickets in advance. Enjoy fun dancing, festive beads, masks, king cake, costume contest, and your favorite Breaux wines. Live music with the infamous Dixie Power Trio begins at noon! We’ll also be selling delicious Cajun cuisine- menu coming soon!
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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