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Warrenton Point-to-Point
March

Annual Lucky Shamrock 5K
March

Warrenton Farmer's Markets
Open mid-April!

Old Dominion Hunt Point-to-Point
April

Upperville Garden Club Daffodil
Show & Tea

April

Fauquier-Loudoun Garden Tour
April


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  2014 Calendar of Events March

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Saturdays & Sundays in March
Naked Mountain Vineyard - Lasagna Lunches

Naked Mountain Winery..... 11am - 4pm
2747 Leeds Manor Road, Rt. 688, Markham, VA
Don’t let winter chill you to the bone – warm yourself and your spirits with Chef Eric Stamer’s
famous lasagna lunch. Available in sausage or vegetable with garlic bread for $11 and with
a glass of wine only $15. Plan a nice afternoon out for two – or bring a group – we can’t wait
to see you out on the mountain! Cost: $15.00 per person (groups 6 or more please
call ahead, thank you) For more information call (540) 364-1609,
or visit www.nakedmtnwinery.com.

 

 
    March 1 | Saturday
"An Historical Journey" Black History Production

Afro-American Historical Association of Fauquier County.......
12:30pm - 2:00pm and 4:00pm - 5:30pm
4243 Loudoun Avenue, The Plains, VA 20198
Join us in celebrating Black History Month. This performance will be held in the
AAHA auditorium. $ For more information call (540) 253-7488,
or visit www.aahafauquier.org.

 

 
   

March 1 | Saturday
Marriott Ranch Winter Winemaker's Dinner Series - featuring Linden Vineyards

The Marriott Ranch….. 7pm
5305 Marriott Lane, Hume, VA 22639
Please join us for an evening of fine dining and wine tasting. Experience the taste of
Virginia’s Blue Ridge through a specially prepared five-course gourmet dinner paired
with fine Virginia wines and authentic regional cuisine hosted by our own Executive Chef
and our award winning neighboring wineries. Dinners start at 7PM sharp and are $109 per
person, + tax (gratuity included.) For reservations or more information, call (540) 364-2627,
e-mail: mkerns@marriottranch.com, or visit www.marriottranch.com.

 

 
   

March 15 | Saturday
Annual Warrenton Hunt Point-to-Point

Airlie Course, Warrenton..... Post Time: 12:30pm, 8 races
Steeplechase racing over hurdles, wood fences, walls and flat land. $
Reserved and General Admission parking may be purchased.
For more information call (540) 347-1888 or 347-5095,
or visit: www.warrentonraces.com.

 

   

March 16 | Sunday
2014 Bridal Show - at Morais Vineyards & Winery

Morais Vineyards & Winery ….. 12 Noon - 4pm
11409 Marsh Road, Bealeton, VA 22712
Admission – FREE!! What you can expect: - Complimentary Bridal Bag at Registration,
the newest edition of The Knot Magazine, Door & Raffle Prizes, Signature Cocktails,
Gourmet Food, Live Music, Fashion, 30+ Special Event & Wedding Vendors and
so much amore! For more information: e-mail: MoraisVineyards@aol.com,
call (540) 729-2763, or visit www.MoraisVineyards.com.

 

   

March 21 - 23 | Friday - Sunday
Agatha Christie's "Black Coffee" ~ at the Fauquier Community Theatre

Fauquier Community Theatre….. Friday & Saturday, 8:00pm; Sunday, 2:00pm
4225 Aiken Drive, Warrenton, VA 20187
In Agatha Christie’s Black Coffee, the famous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot cunningly
absorbs clues to solve the murder of Sir Claud Amory, an eccentric inventor of a new
weapons formula. The cast is filled with the colorful, suspicious characters Christie takes
delight in, and features a plot with fiendishly clever twists that are the trademark of the
world’s greatest creator of murder mysteries.Black Coffee is Christie’s first play,
initially produced in 1930. For reservations or more information, call (540) 349-8760,
or visit http://fctstage.org/main-stage/.

 

   

March 22 | Saturday
Marriott Ranch Winter Winemaker's Dinner Series
- featuring Gray Ghost Winery -

The Marriott Ranch….. 7pm
5305 Marriott Lane, Hume, VA 22639
Please join us for an evening of fine dining and wine tasting. Experience the taste of
Virginia’s Blue Ridge through a specially prepared five-course gourmet dinner paired
with fine Virginia wines and authentic regional cuisine hosted by our own Executive Chef
and our award winning neighboring wineries. Dinners start at 7PM sharp and are $109 per
person, + tax (gratuity included.) For reservations or more information, call (540) 364-2627,
e-mail: mkerns@marriottranch.com, or visit www.marriottranch.com.

 

   

March 22 | Saturday
6th Annual Kite Flight at Three Fox Vineyards

Three Fox Vineyards...... Competition starts at 2pm (Winery is open 11am - 5pm)
10100 Three Fox Lane, Delaplane, VA 20144
Bring your kite and join in the fun in the skies above Three Fox Vineyards. It's our
6th Annual Kite Flight! The vineyard always has great breezes in the Spring for kite flying
and we're going to take advantage of them for some early springtime fun. We'll have prizes
for the following categories: Best in Show, Most Time Aloft, Most Creative Kite,
Youngest Kite Flyer, and Youngest at Heart. 1:00 – 3:00 pm. Judging begins at 3:00.
For more information, call (540) 364-6073, or visit www.threefoxvineyards.com.

 

   

March 22 | Saturday
WARF Spring 2014 Open House

Warrenton Aquatic & Recreation Facility ...... 10am - 2pm
800 Waterloo Road, Warrenton, vA 20186
The WARF would like to invite you to bring your friends and family to see the WARF in action,
tour our facility, enjoy free Express Classes, free Swim Time, refreshments and participate
in fun activities and learn about our numerous programs.  We look forward to seeing you!

ACTIVITIES
HEALTH AND WELLNESS Fitness Staff will be available to discuss programs like Persona
l and Small Group Training, Group Fitness & Specialty Classes and to provide TRX and FitPit
Kids Demonstrations; You can participate in free Express Group Fitness classes like Yoga,
Body Pump and Zumba, receive free complementary Mini-Fitness Assessments plus have
the chance to win a Personal Training Session and other great prizes.

AQUATICS
Learn all there is to know about our aquatics programs which serve more than
2,000 kids per year; You can participate in Staying Alive CPR demonstrations and the
chance to win free swim lessons and Specialty Classes.  Plus check out our Life GuardDemonstration and our WARF Swim Club, a non-competitive swim team at the WARF!

CHILDRENS ACTIVITIES
Fun Kid activities to include free Child Care for Kids with parents taking classes, a Children's
Coloring Station, a fun Prize Pool and Face painting plus a chance to win a Birthday Party at
the WARF!

MEMBERSHIPS 
Stop by and learn all about our annual and pay as you go membership
opportunities and our Multi-Visit Passes (MVPs) plus special OPEN HOUSE pricing and get
a chance to win free admission passes and a free Membership.

PLUS Take advantage of special Open House pricing, enjoy refreshments and visit Information
Tables provided by our WARF Partners!

OPEN HOUSE SCHEDULE:
10:00 am              Aqua Zumba Demo
                                Cycle Express Class
10:30 am              Body Pump Express Class
                                Stayin' Alive CPR Demo
11:00 am              Zumba Express Class
                                TRX Demo
11:30 am              Sculpt Express Class
                                Fit Pit Kids Class Demo
                                Stayin' Alive CPR Demo
12:00 pm              Step Express Class
                                WARF Swim Club Demo
12:30 pm              Yoga Express Class
                                Stayin' Alive CPR Demo
1:00 pm                Fit Pit Kids Class Demo
                                TRX Demo
                                Lifeguard Demo

*Free Leisure Pool Swim Time          10am - 12pm
**Free Swim Lesson Assessments   11am  -  1pm
***Free Mini Fitness Assessments  12pm  -  2pm

For more information, call (540) 349-2520, or visit www.warrentonva.gov/ParksRec/WARF/NewsUpdates.aspx

 

   

March 22 | Saturday
"Grant Comes to Washington, March 1864"
at The Liberty Heritage Society Museum


Liberty Heritage Society Museum ...... 1:00pm - 2:30pm
45 Main Street, Warrenton, VA 20186
Speaker: Mr. Don Tharpe
The Liberty Heritage Society offers a special Lecture/ Power Point Program to
Inaugurate the 2nd Season of the Museum Opening on 45 Main Street. The program is
limited to the first 60 attendees using the Event Brite soft ware invitation format with free
printable tickets. Tickets to be presented at event with name and dates confirmed. Please
don’t sign up unless you plan to attend! There will be a waiting list.
There is a 4 ticket limit per family and we invite any high school or college student.
The content is academic and on said presentation level.
Parents are asked to use discretion with grade level.
For more information call (540) 347-7785 or (540) 439-3549.

 

   

March 22 | Saturday
Shamrock 5K

Cedar Lee Middle School...... 10am - 12 Noon
Same day registration: 8:45 - 9:45am
Is the luck of the Irish on your side? Find out as you run in the Lucky Shamrock 5K!
To ensure a t-shirt register by March 8th online at the Fauquier County Parks and Recreation
Website or at one of our Parks and Recreation Facilities.  
For more information
(540) 788-4867 or email: southprogrammer@fauquiercounty.gov

 

   

March 22 | Saturday
Annual Piedmont Fox Hounds Point-to-Point

Salem Farm Course, Upperville..... Hunter Pairs: 9:30am; Post Time: 12:30pm
Steeplechase racing over hurdles, wood fences, walls and flat land.
Featuring the prestigious Rokeby Bowl. General Parking: $20/car
For reserved parking and tickets, call (540) 687-3455.

 

   

March 22 | Saturday
5th Annual Kite Flight

Three Fox Vineyards...... 1pm - 3pm (Winery is open 11am - 5pm)
10100 Three Fox Lane, Delaplane, VA 20144
Bring your kite and join in the fun in the skies above Three Fox Vineyards. It''s our
5th Annual Kite Flight! The vineyard always has great breezes in the Spring for kite
flying and we''re going to take advantage of them for some early springtime fun.
We''ll have prizes for the following categories: Best in Show, Most Time Aloft,
Most Creative Kite, Youngest Kite Flyer, and Youngest at Heart.  1:00-3:00 pm. 
Judging begins at 3:00.  For more information, call (540) 364-6073
or visit www.threefoxvineyards.com.

 

   

March 28 | Friday
Swing into Spring

Marshall Community Center..... 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Swing into Spring with great music of the Big Band Era and beyond, played by the
Silver Tones a local 16-piece swing band, featuring jazz vocalists and a vocal trio!
Kick off dance with a beginner lesson. Enjoy an evening of dancing and socializing
thanks to the generous sponsorship of Marshall IGA. Silver Tones band information at: http://www.silvertonesswingband.com.

 

   

March 28 - 30 | Friday - Sunday
Agatha Christie's "Black Coffee" ~ at the Fauquier Community Theatre

Fauquier Community Theatre….. Friday & Saturday, 8:00pm; Sunday, 2:00pm
4225 Aiken Drive, Warrenton, VA 20187
In Agatha Christie’s Black Coffee, the famous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot cunningly
absorbs clues to solve the murder of Sir Claud Amory, an eccentric inventor of a new
weapons formula. The cast is filled with the colorful, suspicious characters Christie takes
delight in, and features a plot with fiendishly clever twists that are the trademark of the
world’s greatest creator of murder mysteries.Black Coffee is Christie’s first play,
initially produced in 1930. For reservations or more information, call (540) 349-8760,
or visit http://fctstage.org/main-stage/.

 

    March 29 | Saturday
Star Gazing, at Great Meadow

Great Meadow Events Center....... 6-10pm
5089 Old Tavern Road, The Plains, VA
Bring yourself or the whole family to see telescope views provided by members
of NOVAC.
For more information, e-mail: info@greatmeadow.org, call (540) 253-5001,
or visit: www.greatmeadow.org.

 

   

March 30 | Sunday
Molly's Wearin' of the Green 5k Run/Walk Fundraiser

Molly Irish Pub...... Registration from 7:00-7:50am; Race starts at 8:00am
36 Main Street, Warrenton, VA
Wear your green and walk or run through beautiful historical Old Town Warrenton,
while raising awareness and funds for our beloved wounded warriors! Medals for top
female and male in each age category! Race T-Shirts! Bagpipes! Prizes for The Greenest
Runners! All ages are welcome! All proceeds to benefit Boulder Crest Retreat For
Wounded Warriors. For more information go to www.bouldercrestretreat.org.
This race will be ChronoTrack timed by Mettle Timing.
Cost: $25 until March 1st, $30 thereafter.
For more information, visit www.mollysirishpub.com or Register online.

 

   

TBA
Spring "Egg-stravaganza"

Sky Meadows State Park...... 12pm - 4pm
11012 Edmonds Lane, Delaplane, VA
Celebrate spring at Sky Meadows State Park! Join us for the Spring Egg-stravaganza and
experience the park as it awakens from its winter slumber. At Noon try something new - learn
about Geo-caching & how to use a GPS unit on a virtual egg hunt.  Ready to get out on the
trail; take a ranger lead hike along the Snowden Trail at 1pm.  At 2:30 p.m. learn about egg
identification and the different types of nests used by the parks various birds. Throughout
the day enjoy live music on the porch and take part in traditional 19th Century egg games
on the lawn of Mount Bleak House. Don't forget to bring your own hardboiled eggs & learn
how folks in the 1800s would have colored their eggs using natural dyes.
For more information, call (540) 592-3556,
or visit: http://www.dcr.virginia.gov/state_parks/sky.shtml

 

   
 
   
 

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