April 4-6: Shakespeare in the Burg
April 11: “A Step Above” (Footstools painted by local artists) Art Auction at Middleburg Community Center (5:30-7:30pm) RSVP: 540-687-6373
April 13: Great Meadow Foundation’s Trail Ride (3pm)
April 17: Author Jack Blackburn will sign copies of his book, “Healthy Stables by Design” at the National Sporting Library Museum (6-8pm) $10 admission fee.
April 19: Middleburg Spring Races at Glenwood Park Racecourse, Middleburg (Post time: 1pm)
April 20: Easter Sunday Dinner at Goodstone (View menu.)
April 23: Administrative Professionals Day
April 24: Book signing event at Goodstone with author Michael Judd and his new book, Edible Landscaping with a Permaculture Twist (5-7pm) sponsored by Journey Through Hollowed Ground. Pre-registration required at www.HallowedGround.org.
April 26: Historic Garden Week 2014: Garden Club of Virginia
April 26: Foxcroft School’s Centennial Celebration (9am-3pm)
April 26: Arbor Day at Middleburg Library (9am) and “Art in the Burg” in the town of Middleburg (10am-6pm)
April 26: Star Gazing with Northern Virginia Astronomy Club at Great Meadow, The Plains
April 27-28: Historic Garden Week 2014: Middleburg and Upperville (Sunday, 1-5pm / Monday: 10am-5pm) Sponsored by the Fauquier and Loudoun Garden Club and the Leesburg Garden Club. Visit website at Garden Club of Virginia.
April 27: Middleburg Hunt Point-to-Point at Glenwood Park (1pm)
April 28: Middleburg Childs Burden, a Civil War Historian and President of the Mosby Heritage Association, will lecture on the Battle of Middleburg from 12:30-1:30pm at the Deerfield tour site in Upperville.
May 3: Virginia Gold Cup Races at Great Meadow in The Plains
May 4: The 7th Annual Mosby Ride: Exploring Historic Rectortown in the Mosby Heritage Area (10am)
May 5: Cinco de Mayo
May 9-10: Third Annual Hunt Country Writers Retreat
May 10: The Hill School’s Annual Auction – For details, call 540-687-5897.
May 10: The Mosby Heritage Area Association offers two Civil War events at 1pm and 7:30pm
May 13: MBPA Biz Buzz at the National Sporting Library & Museum
May 13: Twilight Polo starts on Saturday evenings at Great Meadow
May 23: Star Gazing with Northern Virginia Astronomy Club at Great Meadow, The Plains
May 24-25: The 55th Annual Hunt Country Stable Tour. (10am-5pm) Proceeds from the Hunt Country Stable Tour benefit the charities and programs of Trinity Church. For more information, call 540-592-3711.
May 26: Memorial Day
June 2-8: The Upperville Colt and Horse Show Founded in 1853, this show is the oldest in the U.S., and extends for a full seven days.
June 12: Hunt Country Happy Hour at Goodstone (5-7pm)
June 15: Father’s Day Dinner at Goodstone
June 15: Great Meadow Foundation’s Trail Ride (3pm)
June 29: Francis Scott Key: Talk and Book Signing with Marc Leepson; Oak Hill Farm in Leesburg
July 4: Independence Day
July 5: Conversations in History Series: The Nature of Sacrifice: Union Cavalry Officers and the Fight at Mount Zion - at Historic Mount Zion Church in Aldie (7pm)
July 13: Great Meadow Foundation’s Trail Ride (3pm)
August 10: Great Meadow Foundation’s Trail Ride (3pm)
September 1: Labor Day
September 21: Conversations in History Series: James Monroe and the Making of a President at Historic Mount Zion Church in Aldie (3pm)
September 25: Hunt Country Happy Hour at Goodstone (5-7pm)
October 3-5: The 17th Annual Conference on the Art of Command in the Civil War sponsored by The Mosby Heritage Area Association
October 5: Great Meadow Foundation’s Trail Ride (3pm)
October 13: Columbus Day
October 16: National Boss Day
October 21-26: Washington International Horse Show
October 31: Halloween
November 2: Daylight Saving Times ends
November 9: Great Meadow Foundation’s Trail Ride (3pm)
November 11: Veteran’s Day
November 20: Hunt Country Happy Hour at Goodstone (5-7pm)
November 27: Thanksgiving Day Dinner at Goodstone
December 6: Christmas in Middleburg 2014
December 14: Great Meadow Foundation’s Trail Ride (3pm)
December 25: Christmas Day Dinner at Goodstone
December 31, 2013: New Year’s Eve at Goodstone 2013
Please call Goodstone Inn & Restaurant at 540.687.3333 for further details.