Events

Events

Welcome to Stafford County! We have a multitude of exciting activities and events for you to enjoy -- historic tours, fine arts and culture, or recreational outings along the river. Take a look around and see what we have to offer. Or, better yet, make the drive (we’re easy to find) and experience the best of Stafford County live and in person!

  • Fright Flights

    Oct 31-Nov 2, 2014 Image

    This Trick-OR-Treat spin off is a Winery favorite. Taste our wine flights perfectly paired with three delectable & Spooky treats. These fun flights will be available Halloween Evening through the weekend (based upon availability)

    Eat, Drink Wine & Be Scary!

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  • Trail to Freedom Heritage Bus Tour

    Nov 1, 2014 Image

    Luxury motorcoaches will tour 3 important historic sites and immerse visitors in totally different experiences. Motorcoaches will run shuttle services every 20-30 minutes visiting each site. 

    PLEASE DO NOT DRIVE TO THE SITES!  The public may not park at these sites.  

    Crossroads of Virginia
    This tour stop offers an outstanding professional actor and musician (Elliot Dash) portraying John Washington. John Washington lived in Fredericksburg and his freedom journey mirrored the life of more than 10,000 people who self-emancipated months before Lincoln’s emancipation proclamation.  
     

    Jubilee Station 
    Celebrate the important and rich history of the African American Church.  Six churches are over 100 years old.  Programs that tell the history of each church will be offered at Jubilee Station.  
     

    Port of Dreams
    Do you know the inspiring stories of Henry “Box” Brown?  Anthony Burns?  Do you understand how quilts told secrets?  Do you know how to live on the land and cook what you find to survive? Meet and learn more about these famous people and their Untold Stories of Courage, Confidence and Cunning.  

    Rowser African American History Wall 5:00pm - 8:00pm

    Don’t miss the Rowser African American History Mural unveiling and reception. 

     

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  • Celebrate Stafford’s 350 Anniversary!

    Nov 1, 2014 From George Washington to the present day, Government Island to the new Tech and Research Center, the Trail to Freedom to the Belmont-Ferry Farm Trail, Stafford County has much to celebrate. In 2014, the County will commemorate its 350th Anniversary and salute our past, present and future!

    From George Washington to the present day, Government Island to the new Tech and Research Center, the Trail to Freedom to the Belmont-Ferry Farm Trail, Stafford County has much to celebrate. In 2014, the County will commemorate its 350th Anniversary and salute our past, present and future.

    Some events have scheduled days, and other programs will span the entire year of 2014. For more information on any event or program, visit the official Stafford 350 website - Stafford350.com.

    List of events:

    Winter 2013 - Summer 2014 Educational Grants for Teaching Innovation

    January 4, 2014 Celebrate Stafford 350

    Spring 2014 History Adventure Packs, Passport to History

    May 3, 2014 Founders' Day

    June 25, 2014 Celebration Stage

    Fall 2014 History Fair

    October 18, 2014 Wings & Wheels

    November 1, 2014 Rowser African-American History Wall, Trail of Freedom Tour

    All Year Long:  Stafford County History Lecture Series, Tell Your Stafford Story, Interactive Media and Signage, Geocaching Youth Project, Short Video Project TBD Legacy Film

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  • Uncork’d Art & Wine Class

    Nov 2, 2014 Image

    Uncork your creative spirits by joining us at Potomac Point Winery on the first Sunday of every month for a fun day of sipping wine and painting.  Come a little early to enjoy lunch from Le Grand Cru Bistro.

    Uncork’d Art ™ first priority is to ensure that everyone has a fun day out! Some confuse our “Just For Fun” sessions with a typical art class, but we like to consider ourselves a painting party. We are the opposite of serious painting lessons, but, our team at Uncork’d Art will guide you step-by-step through the painting process to create your own masterpiece. Fun day, great art, and something different to try!

    Tickets Include:

    Wine Tasting of 5 different Potomac Point Wines
    Artisan display to nibble on
    Art supplies to complete your vineyard masterpiece
    Additional wines available for purchase  (must be 21 and up)

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  • Uncork’d Art Class

    Nov 2, 2014 Group Shot, Finished Product!

    Uncork your creative spirits by joining us at Potomac Point Winery on the first Sunday of each month for a fun day of sipping wine and painting. Come a little early to enjoy lunch from Le Grand Cru Bistro.

    Uncork’d Art ™ first priority is to ensure that everyone has a fun day out! Some confuse our “Just For Fun” sessions with a typical art class, but we like to consider ourselves a painting party. We are the opposite of serious painting lessons, but, our team at Uncork’d Art will guide you step-by-step through the painting process to create your own masterpiece. Fun day, great art, and something different to try!

    Tickets Include: Wine Tasting of 5 different Potomac Point Wines Artisan display to nibble on Art supplies to complete your vineyard masterpiece Additional wines and sangria available for purchase (must be 21 and up) 

    Learn more

  • Uncork’d Art Class

    Dec 7, 2014 Group Shot, Finished Product!

    Uncork your creative spirits by joining us at Potomac Point Winery on the first Sunday of each month for a fun day of sipping wine and painting. Come a little early to enjoy lunch from Le Grand Cru Bistro.

    Uncork’d Art ™ first priority is to ensure that everyone has a fun day out! Some confuse our “Just For Fun” sessions with a typical art class, but we like to consider ourselves a painting party. We are the opposite of serious painting lessons, but, our team at Uncork’d Art will guide you step-by-step through the painting process to create your own masterpiece. Fun day, great art, and something different to try!

    Tickets Include: Wine Tasting of 5 different Potomac Point Wines Artisan display to nibble on Art supplies to complete your vineyard masterpiece Additional wines and sangria available for purchase (must be 21 and up) 

    Learn more

  • Uncork’d Art & Wine Class

    Dec 7, 2014 Image

    Uncork your creative spirits by joining us at Potomac Point Winery on the first Sunday of every month for a fun day of sipping wine and painting.  Come a little early to enjoy lunch from Le Grand Cru Bistro.

    Uncork’d Art ™ first priority is to ensure that everyone has a fun day out! Some confuse our “Just For Fun” sessions with a typical art class, but we like to consider ourselves a painting party. We are the opposite of serious painting lessons, but, our team at Uncork’d Art will guide you step-by-step through the painting process to create your own masterpiece. Fun day, great art, and something different to try!

    Tickets Include:

    Wine Tasting of 5 different Potomac Point Wines
    Artisan display to nibble on
    Art supplies to complete your vineyard masterpiece
    Additional wines available for purchase  (must be 21 and up)

    Learn more

  • New Years Eve Disco Party

    Dec 31-Jan 1, 2014 Image

    Ring in 2015 with our annual New Years Eve Affair! Potomac Point is putting together it’s very own Studio 54.  This Disco themed event will be filled with award winning wine, gourmet food and live entertainment. The New Year will be celebrated in style with Sparkling wine; Entertainment, Dessert & Coffee will continue until 1:00am. So ladies and gentlemen, grab a drink and an arm and let’s head to the dance floor…

    Attire: Festive Cocktail (Think Sequins & Glitter or Festive Suits & Tuxes)

    Tickets Include:

    Hors D’oeuvres & Wine during Cocktail Hour
    Gourmet Buffet Dinner
    Dessert
    Coffee & Tea
    Sparkling Wine Toast at Midnight
    Live Entertainment
    Additional wine during dinner & dancing can be purchased

    **Tickets must be purchased in advance, limited tickets available**

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  • Uncork’d Art & Wine Class

    Jan 4, 2015 Image

    Uncork your creative spirits by joining us at Potomac Point Winery on the first Sunday of every month for a fun day of sipping wine and painting.  Come a little early to enjoy lunch from Le Grand Cru Bistro.

    Uncork’d Art ™ first priority is to ensure that everyone has a fun day out! Some confuse our “Just For Fun” sessions with a typical art class, but we like to consider ourselves a painting party. We are the opposite of serious painting lessons, but, our team at Uncork’d Art will guide you step-by-step through the painting process to create your own masterpiece. Fun day, great art, and something different to try!

    Tickets Include:

    Wine Tasting of 5 different Potomac Point Wines
    Artisan display to nibble on
    Art supplies to complete your vineyard masterpiece
    Additional wines available for purchase  (must be 21 and up)

    Learn more

  • Wine Makers Dinner - Lady and the Tramp

    Jan 31, 2015 Image

    This unique wine dinner will have a romantic “Lady and the Tramp” vibe.  With an Italian themed menu, adorable décor, and dishes made for two this is a fun evening you don’t want to miss.

     It’s an entertaining and educational experience that can’t be missed. Limited seating available, pre-purchased tickets are required.

    Tickets Include: Hors D’oeuvres & wine upon arrival, four course gourmet dinner and perfectly paired wine selections.

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