– Upcoming Events: 2016 Calendar –


Music on the Patio
Saturday August 27, 2-5pm: Randy Black Entertainment brings their fantastic music mix of classic rock, country, contemporary, and originals and a long history of professional work. No cover.

Music on the Patio
Saturday September 3, 2-5pm: Join us in our gorgeous mounttainside setting for a Labor Day weekend escape. Darcy Dawn music will be here, playing contemporary, pop and soft fock faves ... while we chill and sip. No cover.

Music on the Patio
Sunday September 4, 2-5pm: Our strummin' friend Paulo Franco will be performing. Pets, picnics and friends welcome. No cover.

Music on the Patio
Saturday September 10, 2-5pm: Special performance by the E-Town Band. No cover. Beginning of harvest season - you might get to watch us process the new vintage !

Shakespeare ! Yes, at DuCard. On the lawn
Saturday September 10, 6:30pm: Shakespeare in the Vineyard !! We're doing it again - last year we had a fantastic time and so this year the Bard Unbound troupe will present Much Ado About Nothing. Bring a picnic if you like; we will have the wine and we'll enjoy the show. By advance reservation and limited seating. More info and tickets here

Music on the Patio
Saturday September 17, 2-5pm: Special performance by the Weedeaters, local food noshes available too. No cover.

Fall Oyster Festival
Saturday September 24, noon-5pm: all Oyster Festival with music by kat and the Travelers. Oh yeah! Premium steamed and raw oysters and delicious crabcakes provided by the Rappahannock River Oyster Company will get your mouth watering just enough to enjoy a nice bottle of DuCard Viognier to wash it all down with! Tickets just $10 advance, $15 at the door. Details and tickets here.

Family Fun Day
Saturday October 1, 12-6pm: Family Fun Day is always a blast so be sure to bring out the whole family for lots of fun and games with us! There will be music by Burning Roots and noshing food available for purchase- or bring your own picnic! With the great Fall weather and harvest time in the vineyard it’s a family day made in heaven!

Music on the Patio
Saturday October 8, 2-5pm: Music on the Patio with our friends Tony Bruno and Jeff Roberts. Leaf peeping season officially underway! No cover.

Music on the Patio
Sunday October 9, 2-5pm: It's Columbus Day holiday weekend, so treat yourself to a Sunday afternoon relax - wine, mountain views, and great music by singer/songwriter Travis Elliott. No cover.

Music on the Patio
Saturday October 15, 2-5pm: Haze and Dacey will entertain us for the afternoon. The fun continues. No cover.

Saturday October 15, 6-9pm: The full moon comes up over DuCard right at sunset - a great sight, and a reason for a party. Annual event - potluck, bring a dish to share. We might just break out some older vintage libraty wine for the occasion. No cover.

Fall Harvest and Leaf Peep Festival
Saturday October 22, 12-6pm: Just about peak for fall color. Two of our favorite band, Tara Mills Band and Scuffletown will be on stage, with great music on stage. Local food available, plus vineyard and winety tours (harvest may be going on that day too, who knows).

Music on the Patio
Saturday October 29, 2-5pm: Our friends Randy Black Entertainment will be featured. Wine and local noshings too. Bring the pooch - dogs welcome, always.

Music on the Patio
Saturday November 5, 2-5pm: Our very own Tom Guidice steps out in front of the bar for once to play guitar and sing great favorites from '60s to today. No cover.

Fall Winemakers' Harvest Wine Brunch
Sunday November 6, 11:30 am: An annual event, catered by l'etoile from Charlottesville and featuring pairings of our latest wines (and perhaps an older library vintage) with outstanding cuisine, accompanied by classical hard courtsy of Vicky Lee. Advance reservations required, seating is limited. Click here to view menu and to reserve.

Music by the Fire
Saturday November 12, 2-5pm: Annie Stokes will bring it toda - and she can really bring it. Relax inside - or on the patio if it's a nice crisp fall day.

Black Friday Party
Saturday November 25, 11-6pm: A getaway from the shopping crowd, with live music by Mattier Fuller. Any yeah, all DuCard merchandise will be on sale.

Customer Appreciation Day
Saturday December 3, 12-6pm: Actually, that's every day, really. Music by Jason Burke, plus a special gift for everyone.

Wine Club Special Event
Sunday December 11, 2-4pm: We thank our Wine Club with this members only annual event. Food, tours, music by Victoria Pent. By invitation/reservation only. Tasting room will close to the public at 2 PM

Hours: Friday–Sunday & Monday holidays, 11–6 and by appointment. | 540.923.4206 | 40 Gibson Hollow Lane, Etlan (Madison County), VA 22719
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