Mt. Vernon Wine Festival & Sunset Tour
The grounds of Washington’s Mount Vernon home are open once again for the Fall Wine Festival and Sunset Tour, October 6-8. Sample wine from Virginia’s finest wineries while enjoying live blues music on the east lawn. Tours will be conducted of the Washington’s home, including a visit to the basement where the wine was stored and history on the successes and failures of our Founding Father’s wine endeavors.
To accompany the wine tasting, fruit and cheese boxes are available by advance purchase for $29.99 (plus tax). A variety of hot and cold food and desserts including baguettes, gourmet sandwiches, and specialty sweets will be available on site from the Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant. Outside food and beverages are not allowed.
Visit the event website for more info and tickets.