Calendar of Events
Belle Grove Wine Festival
Saturday, September 12, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Join us for the Belle Grove Wine Festival on Saturday, September 12 from 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.! We will feature tastings from eight regional vineyards and Winchester Ciderworks and we also look forward to highlighting local food and farms with chef demonstrations and vendors. Live music by Billy Caldwell and The Duskwhales will add to the festivities. Please contact Belle Grove at email@example.com or 540-869-2028 if you are interested in participating in Wine Fest as a vendor or a sponsor.
Belle Grove Crawl
Saturday, October 3, 4-9 p.m.
This is your “all access pass” to Belle Grove with a chance to see behind the scenes at places not regularly seen by the public. Guests will be encouraged to leisurely stroll to see sites including the Overseer’s Cottage, attic, and outbuildings. Each stop will include brief tours and talks by Belle Grove staff and docents and Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park Rangers. Finish off the fun and casual evening in Belle Grove’s 1918 Bank Barn with local BBQ, craft beers, and live music from the classic rock cover band, “Movin’ On.”
Battle of Cedar Creek Commemoration Weekend
Saturday, October 17 and Sunday, October 18, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Belle Grove Plantation will commemorate the 151st Anniversary of the Battle of Cedar Creek on Saturday, October 17 and Sunday, October 18. Spectator tickets for the reenactment will include all living history activities at Belle Grove and tours of the Manor House. Tickets are on sale now at www.ccbf.us. Adult tickets for one day are $12.00 per person per day and seniors, retired and active military with ID and students ages 7-17 are $6.00 per day. Children 6 and under are free.
Antiques Appraisal & Traditional Crafts Fair
Saturday, November 7 and Sunday, November 8, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Bring your family treasures and heirlooms to Belle Grove’s annual Antiques Appraisal and Traditional Crafts Fair. A panel of experts on textiles, furniture, documents, Shenandoah Valley and Civil War artifacts, and more offer detailed appraisals and explanations of each items story and value. Appraisals will be conducted from 10 a.m.-4 p.m on Saturday and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Sunday. The Manor House will be open for touring both Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. More details to come!
Belle Grove Holiday Tea
Saturday, December 5, 2 p.m.
You are invited to high tea by the Belle Grove Christmas Tree! After lingering over tea and delectable treats, tour the Manor House decorated to the theme of “Holidays Around the World.” Tickets to this event would be a wonderful Christmas outing for a treasured family member or friend!
Cocktails at Christmas
Sunday, December 13, 5 p.m.
When Belle Grove is decorated to celebrate “Holidays Around the World,” Belle Grove’s Winter Kitchen will transport you to Ireland. We invite you to come toast the season with live music, a Hot Toddy by the fire and delicious appetizers by Nana’s Irish Pub in Middletown. Your ticket will also include a self-guided tour of the Manor House lit by candlelight.
Belle Grove is closed for daily tours from January - March. Group tours are available by advanced appointment throughout the year.
Thank you for leaving your pets at home.