Saturday, February 14, 2015Come to the 66th Annual Dogwood Festival to celebrate the onset of one of the most beautiful seasons in Central Virginia. Enjoy a month's worth of springtime festivities in honor of Virginia's state tree. Events include the "Dogwood Festival Benefit Breakfast", as well as the Dogwood Pageant, Dogwood Tree Sale, Doll Show, Spring Concert, and the Grand Feature Parade. For dates and locations, visit the website below or call 434-961-9824.
Saturday, February 14, 2015
We will start with a Champagne toast followed a 5 course wine paired dinner.
A delightful blend of Roasted Red Bell Peppers and Homemade Stock with a dash of Crème Fraîche.
2012 Chardonnay Reserve
Grilled Salmon with Mediterranean Spices served over Organic Greens with Viognier Vinaigrette
2012 Reserve d'Oriane
Filet Mignon medallions with exotic mushrooms wine sauce served with mashed potatoes, garlic butter green beans, caramelized caroots
Array of European Cheeses with French Baguette from Albemarle Bakery
2013 Cuvee Laurent
Chocolate Cake with Raspberries, Custard and Whipped Cream 2013 Petit Manseng (white port)
by Genevieve DelFosse.
Saturday, April 18, 2015Each spring visitors are welcomed to over 250 of Virginia's most beautiful gardens, homes and historic landmarks during "America's Largest Open House." This 8-day statewide event provides visitors a unique opportunity to see unforgettable gardens at the peak of Virginia's springtime color, as well as beautiful houses sparkling with over 2,000 flower arrangements created by Garden Club of Virginia members.
Tour proceeds fund the restoration and preservation of Virginia's historic gardens, and provide graduate level research fellowships for building comprehensive and ongoing records of historic gardens and landscapes in the Commonwealth, and support the mission of the Garden Club of Virginia.