Depart DC: Great Grapes! Wine, Art, & Music Festival

Family fun at Reston Town Center awaits with music, crafts, food and of course, wine from 20 Virginia wineries with over 200 selections to choose from.  The Great Grapes! festival runs September 9th-10th from 12-6PM each day! 

Ticket information:

 2-Day Adult Admission & Tasting Glass:
$37 advance ONLY includes a souvenir wine glass & lanyard, unlimited samples, all performances and cooking demos. (Last call at 5:45pm)  

Adult Admission & Tasting Glass:
$20 advance (online) / $25 on-site includes a souvenir wine glass, unlimited samples, all performances and cooking demos. 

Designated Driver Ticket:
$15 advance (online) / $20 on-site and includes admission into the event ONLY.

Kids – 12 and under are FREE!


Depart DC/Sip: Reston Challenge Spring Festival to benefit 4Paws

Spring Festival May 12, 2012 at Lake Anne Plaza Reston Virginia

Reston Challenge Spring Festival May 12 2012 

Lake Anne Plaza in Reston plays host to the Reston Challenge Spring Festival from 11:00AM-5:00PM.  Admission is free!  Bring the kids for a scavenger hunt with a first place prize of a $100 GiftCard to Whole Pet Foods & Assorted Treats from the Cup Cake Lady! Local restaurants will provide food and beer from Starr Hill and Old Dominion Brewing Co. will be available for purchase.  An added bonus is all the proceeds will benefit the 4Paws Rescue Team!  I can tell you first hand this is a worthwhile organization that finds homes for cats and kittens while never putting them to sleep unless medically necessary.  We have a dear friend, Zelinda, who has a recue cat as a pet and can safely say that this was one of the best cats she has EVER owned!  Consider coming out to enjoy the gorgeous weather, eat and drink in a lovely setting, and help a good cause!