– Upcoming Events: 2016 Calendar –
The Art of Wine
Saturday, January 23, 1-3 PM: NEW DATE SATURDAY FEB 6 (same rez form): Wine and painting - unleash your inner artist with wine and paints ! Fun and dangerous (?) combination in our events room - looking out over the Shenandoah National Park. Details here (Advance Reservations required)
By the Fire
Saturday, January 30, 1:30-4:30 PM: Music by Caroline Cotter - wildly talented Maine-based folk musician Caroline Cotter will stop at DuCard on east coast tour. Her debut album reached #5 on the folk charts. Come out, relax and enjoy. No cover. Local snacks available for purchase. Check out her website here.
Rosé New Vintage Release Party
Saturday, February 13, 12-6pm: We’re so excited to have our Rosé back in the tasting room lineup! Come experience this elegant, fresh, light French-style wine for yourself before it’s gone again! Live music (2-5) by kat and the travelers website and treats will accompany this event. This is the wine everyone is waiting for so come and get it! No cover.
Valentine's Day Sunday Wine Brunch
Sunday, February 14: Our annual special event - 4 course gourmet Sunday brunch, each course paired with a DuCard wine (including our new release dry french style Rose), catered by l'etoile in Charlottesville, with a Celtic/classical harpist accompanying the meal and a rose for all the ladies too. (Advance Reservations required) SOLD OUT
By the Fire
Saturday February 27, 2-5pm: Music by Dennis Foster. Join us for live music in a cozy setting by the fire with local singer/songwriter Dennis Foster website Enjoy his talented acoustic blend of retro Americana, pop, country, folk, and soul. Wine tastings and light fare available for purchase. Come join the fun - a great way to relax! No cover.
Murder in the Vineyards!
Saturday March 5, 6:30pm: It's a Murder Mystery dinner and show at DuCard Vineyards! Can you solve the who-done-it mystery in the vineyard? Come enjoy dinner (catered by Madison Inn Restaurant) and the show by Clever by Half Productions and see if you can sleuth your way to the answer better than Sherlock or your dinnermates. $75 per person, plus tax and gratuity (includes show, dinner, wine; Wine Club Members get 15% discount). Limited seating, advance reservations required. This will be a truly unique experience that should not be missed! For reservations click here or call 540-923-4206
St. Patrick's Day Party
Saturday March 19, 1-5pm: It's a Party! with music by Smokin’ Trout. Join us for a touch of the Irish with the lyrical Celtic rock and ballad/bluegrass music of Smokin’ Trout. We’ll also have some delicious Irish fare for sale provided by Mama’s Caboose, so come hungry and bring your Irish lad or lassie and dance a jig with us! No cover.
Easter Egg Hunt & More
Saturday March 26, 12-5pm: What would Easter be without an Easter Egg hunt? Or maybe a visit by the Easter Bunny? We’ll have that and more along with live music by 2 Wishes website who will play a mix of jazz, oldies, and originals to entertain both yound and old on the patio. You’ll be sure to find treats both inside and out, but just don’t get any egg on your face! This family event is guaranteed to be fun for all ages, so come join us for fun in the vineyard! Easter Egg Hunt starts at 1 pm. No cover.