George Washington's Housewarming

Plan to attend a singular event at George Washington’s Ferry Farm!

Celebrate the construction of the Washington house at a special Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony and celebration on Saturday, October 7, 2017: 12:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

OUTDOORS

Whether kayaking the Rappahannock, fishing for rockfish in the Potomac or looking for eagles in the pristine Crow’s Nest Natural Area Preserve, Stafford is your outdoors destination.

HISTORY

The Conway House in Falmouth was a Union hospital during the Civil War.

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Art Workshop: Portraits in Charcoal

October 29 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Discover how a portrait is so much more than simply recording proportions; instead, it can be one of the most expressive images you can create. Identifying the simple patterns and forms that are the basis for a well-designed portrait, students will learn through demonstration to use form, value, and line to develop expression. Students should bring a large photo (at least 8″ x 10″) from which to work. Photos taken in natural light with clear contrast are recommended.  Instructor:  Marjorie…

Southern Small Plates, Wine, & Live Music!

November 4 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Every first Saturday of the month this year! November 4th and December 2nd! Join us for from scratch southern small plates, wine, and live music that you can still enjoy conversation over. This will be a full service dining experience for adults provided in a comfortable atmosphere! No reservations are required. Food service and live music will begin at 6:00pm. Josh Trump will be providing live music on November 4th! See you there! 🍗🍷 

Studio Talk: Painter’s Point of View with Henry Wingate

November 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Acclaimed Virginia painter Henry Wingate showcases his work in the context of Gari Melchers’ art and Belmont’s spirit of place as important influences on his own personal artistic vision.   Free with admission. Seating first come, first served.  Info: Joanna Catron

Studio Talk: Painter’s Point of View with Marcia Chaves

November 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Celebrated local painter Marcia Chaves showcases her work in the context of Gari Melchers’ art and Belmont’s spirit of place as it informs her own personal artistic vision. Free with admission. Seating first come, first served. Info: Joanna Catron

Holiday Decorations: Home for the Holidays

November 24, 2017 - January 5, 2018

The House and Studio will be decorated for the season in the tasteful and natural style of its artist homeowners, Gari and Corinne Melchers. Included with museum admission.

Southern Small Plates, Wine, & Live Music!

December 2 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

December 2nd join us for from scratch southern small plates, wine, and live music that you can still enjoy conversation over. This will be a full service dining experience for adults provided in a comfortable atmosphere! No reservations are required. Food service and live music will begin at 6:00pm. See you there! 🍗🍷 

Celebration Stage- Pratt Park

Stafford Songfest Sundays

August 20 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Enjoy a warm summer night filled with music and fun at Pratt park! A featured food truck will be at each concert. Rain or shine. No alcohol please.   Visit www.staffordparks.com for more information. Sunday, June 18th- Dixie Power Trio (Zydeco & New Orleans Jazz) Sunday, July 16th - Groove Motive (Dance & Funk) Sunday, August 20st - Nick Smith (Contemporary County) Sunday, September 17th- Cabin Creek (Modern Folk)

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Stafford Brewers Club May meeting

August 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

We are an enthusiastic group of home-brewers. An American Home-brewers Association registered home-brew club. The purpose of our club is to share home brewing ideas, news, and techniques improving our own beers while advancing the art of brewing beer. We meet the fourth Tuesday of every month 7:00 pm @ Mick's Lounge 2866 Jefferson Davis Hwy Stafford, VA 22554. We discuss the latest home-brew and microbrew news, share home-brewing advice and best of all sample delicious home-brewed beer. No matter…

Friday Night Music

Friday Night Music

August 25 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Please join us for “Friday Night Music”. Enjoy the vineyard views, live music, wonderful wines and delicious food from our Bistro. For complete details see below: What: Friday Night MusicWhen: Fridays from 6:30 pm – 9:30 pmWhere: Potomac Point WineryWhy: Wine Not?! Who: Live Musical Artist Friday Night Music will take place every Friday between March & November. Don’t forget your $5.00 cover charge. Hope to see you soon!

Friday Night Music

Friday Night Music

August 4 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Please join us for “Friday Night Music”. Enjoy the vineyard views, live music, wonderful wines and delicious food from our Bistro. For complete details see below: What: Friday Night MusicWhen: Fridays from 6:30 pm – 9:30 pmWhere: Potomac Point WineryWhy: Wine Not?! Who: Live Musical Artist Friday Night Music will take place every Friday between March & November. Don’t forget your $5.00 cover charge. Hope to see you soon!

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