BirdwatchingGoodstone’s 2014 Calendar of Events

JULY

July 1: Playa Cativo, Goodstone’s sister property in Costa Rica opens! Set in the heart of the Costa Rican rainforest, Playa Cativo is a luxury eco lodge offering spectacular accommodations in true harmony with nature. Now taking reservations.

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 5: Enjoy a celebration of local art and artists at Art at the Pink Box Park (1-6pm).

July 5: Enjoy Twilight Polo at Great Meadow, The Plains (6:30pm).

July 8: Middleburg Business & Professionals Association’s Biz Buzz at Greenhill Winery and Vineyard (5:30 – 7:30).

July 10: Jumper Show at Fox Chase Farm (4pm).

July 12: Enjoy a celebration of local art and artists at Art at the Pink Box Park (1-6pm).

July 13: Great Meadow Foundation’s Trail Ride (3pm).

July 17: Jumper Show at Fox Chase Farm (4pm).

July 18: Pop Rocks Concert at The Hill School. $5 tickets at door. (2:30pm)

July 19: Enjoy a celebration of local art and artists at Art at the Pink Box Park (1-6pm).

July 19: Friends and Family Day at the National Sporting Library and Museum

July 24: Jumper Show at Fox Chase Farm (4pm).

July 24-August 3: Dine at Goodstone Inn & Restaurant during Farm-to-Fork Loudoun 2014 and enjoy Executive Chef John Leonard’s very special menu for this exciting event!

July 26: Enjoy a celebration of local art and artists at Art at the Pink Box Park (1-6pm).

July 31: Jumper Show at Fox Chase Farm (4pm).

July 31-August 3: The Middleburg Players present “Charlotte’s Web”

AUGUST

August 1-3: Middleburg Summer Sidewalk Sale in town. (10am-5pm)

August 10: Great Meadow Foundation’s Trail Ride (3pm).

August 11-17: Enjoy Goodstone’s very special Dinner Menu during Metropolitan Washington Restaurant Week.

August 16: Enjoy a celebration of local art and artists at Art at the Pink Box Park (1-6pm)

August  31: Visit Loudoun’s “Epicurience Virginia” food and wine event celebrating VA wine country! Experience farm-to-table first hand at the Farm at Goodstone with a “Tour Fresh, Tour Local at Goodstone” afternoon (1-3pm). Learn about responsible, earth-friendly farming practices while touring the grounds with Farm Manager Chris Hines. The tour concludes with a gourmet picnic prepared by Executive Chef John Leonard featuring foods from our farm and complimentary farm-fresh veggies, herbs or eggs to take home. For tickets to this exciting event, visit http://epicvirginia.com.

SEPTEMBER

September 1: Labor Day.

September 20: Enjoy a celebration of local art and artists at Art at the Pink Box Park (1-6pm)

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

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 18: Enjoy a celebration of local art and artists at Art at the Pink Box Park (1-6pm)

October 21-26: Washington International Horse Show.

October 31: Halloween.

NOVEMBER

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

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.