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SPROUT 5K/1K FUN RUN AT CLYDE’S WILLOW CREEK FARM

November 7 | 9 a.m. | sproutcenter.org

Run, walk, or roll a 5K/1K and become a Sprout possibilitarian! Whether you plan to roll our 1k course, complete your first 5K, or come out to reach a personal best, join us! If you would rather, you can run, walk, or roll in your own “neigh”borhood by participating virtually. The purpose of this great community event is to raise funds for Sprout Therapeutic Riding and Education Center, a Loudoun-based non-profit that changes lives through partnerships with horses.

OPEN HOUSE FOR 2020 HINDSIGHT: 40 YEARS OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF EQUINE ART

November 13 | 12 – 5 p.m. | nationalsporting.org

2020 Hindsight: 40 Years of the American Academy of Equine Art is now open! Reserve your free tickets online and explore the rich history of the AAEA and the dynamic selection of works from historic members to contemporary artists in diverse media. To promote health and safety and to create an exceptional experience, timed tickets are required. This event is free and open to the public. For questions, please email VPeacock@nationalsporting.org.

HOLIDAY CHOCOLATE WORKSHOP AT BOXWOOD ESTATE WINERY

November 13 | 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. | boxwoodwinery.com

Enjoy the spirit of the holiday season with chocolatier Rob Kingsbury. This event will allow your inner “chocolatier” to evolve by making your chocolate bar! Top off your chocolate bar with an array of ingredients, including almond toffee, candied nuts, and more! Afterward, enjoy a presentation of Kingsbury chocolates paired with four wines. The ticket price includes a split of red, white, or rosé…your choice! Tickets are limited, so secure your spot today! 

RECEPTION FOR YURI GORBACHEV AT THE BYRNE GALLERY

November 13 | 5:30 – 8 p.m. | thebyrnegallery.com

The Byrne Gallery is delighted to announce a historic landmark in its art career. Susan Byrne and Bill Byrne are celebrating their Gallery’s 26th anniversary this year in Middleburg with a celebration and exhibition of the vivid oil and enamel paintings of internationally acclaimed artist Yuri Gorbachev. The Byrne Gallery welcomes Yuri Gorbachev back to the Gallery for his 18th annual exhibition. The Gallery will feature rare works from his private collection, which have only been exhibited in museum shows.

HISTORIC HOUSES DINNER SERIES WITH THE VIRGINIA PIEDMONT HERITAGE AREA ASSOCIATION

November 13 | 6:30 p.m. | piedmontheritage.org

Enjoy an elegant evening in a historic private home in the Heritage Area! Attendees will be appointed to one of our participating homes by lottery, where they will enjoy a delicious meal and learn about the history of one of our area’s architectural treasures. Tickets for this event are limited. For more information on the historic houses dinners or to reserve tickets, please call 540-687-6681 or email ian@piedmontheritage.org.

BOHO DISCO AT LOST BARREL BREWING

November 14 | 5 – 8 p.m. | lostbarrel.com

Join Lost Barrel Brewing for the Boho Disco with live disco and all the vibes! Channel your inner disco bohemian and join us for a night of communal dance floor fun. The third installment of the Boho Disco is hosted by DJ Heather Femia. Our DJs will provide a soundtrack of old and new disco, perfect for lounging, dancing, drinking, and mingling! Experience a taste of shopping from Tu-Anh, a fashion and lifestyle Boutique with a collection of unique items that soothe the soul and awaken the senses. No ticket needed.

HISTORIC ENCOUNTERS DAYS AT THE LOUDOUN HERITAGE FARM MUSEUM

November 16 | 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. | heritagefarmmuseum.org

This series of family-friendly history days are back! Visit the Loudoun Heritage Farm Museum for hands-on activities, see historic trades in action, and meet farm animals in person. Each day includes a variety of stations to explore, and is perfect for students of all ages. Registration is required to attend. Get your tickets online.

THANKSGIVING WEEKEND AT THE RED FOX INN

November 24, 26-28 | 4 – 8 p.m. | redfox.com

Join us during the Thanksgiving holidays for our five-course game and seafood dinner experience! We are serving from 4 – 8 p.m. during November 24 – 28. We will be closed on Thanksgiving Day.

TOYS FOR TOTS DRIVE 

November 24 – December 10 | salamanderresort.com

Make a child’s day this holiday season! Drop off a monetary donation and get 10% off a Mary Jennings art class. Visit our gift shop to purchase a donation leaf to be displayed on our tree in the living room. All donations need to be dropped off by December 10th. Only monetary donations are accepted.

GRAND THANKSGIVING BUFFET

November 25 | 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. | salamanderresort.com

Give thanks this holiday, and join us for an elaborate Thanksgiving buffet! Indulge in a cornucopia of flavors, featuring an elaborate raw bar display, pumpkin and sage ravioli, bourbon-glazed country ham, roasted turkey, an endless array of delectable desserts, and so much more. Start a new family tradition and celebrate with us. The cost is $125 per adult, $45 per child. Prices do not include tax and gratuity. For reservations, please call 540-326-4070.

TURKEY TROT 5K

November 25 | 8:30 a.m. | salamanderresort.com

Join us on Thanksgiving morning for our fun run or walk 5k. Please bring one canned food item for entry. Donated items will go to Seven Loaves Services in Middleburg. For questions, please call the Fitness Center at 540-326-4060. 

LOST BARREL BREWING CARS & COFFEE

November 27 | 9 – 11 a.m. | lostbarrel.com

Join Lost Barrel Brewing for Cars & Coffee on the last Saturday every month! Car enthusiasts meet up at Lost Barrel Brewing in Middleburg. Bring your vehicle (cars, motorcycles) out on the last Saturday of each month. All makes/models welcome. Coffee and breakfast treats available for sale. Come hang out, enjoy the outdoors, socialize and view cars. No ticket needed! 

SUNDAY SUPPERS AT THE BUTTERY — RAMEN NIGHT

November 28 | 7 – 9 p.m. | thebutteryva.com

Join us for a progressive, family-style dinner at The Buttery. Dinner will feature a seasonally-inspired menu from executive chef Ellie McMillen and The Buttery Kitchen, along with a menu of hand-picked wines, beers, and cocktails. Reservations are $55 per person and include multiple courses throughout the evening. Drinks and gratuity are not included.

A BRIEF GUIDE TO THE HISTORY OF ANIMAL SCULPTURE WITH WALTER MATIA

December 2 | 6 – 7:30 p.m. | nationalsporting.org

Contemporary sculptor Walter Matia presents an engaging discussion on the history of animal sculpture. As an artist, Matia finds that art history has been an influential force on his work and that if you possess a love for art history, then the art will flow from your hands. Free for members; $10 non-members. Sign up online.

MIDDLEBURG TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY & CAROLS

December 3 | 5 p.m. | christmasinmiddleburg.org

O Holy Night! The tree lighting ceremony and carols, behind the Pink Box (12 North Madison St.).

CHRISTMAS PARADE

December 4 | 2 p.m. | christmasinmiddleburg.org

The parade is back! For the safety and enjoyment of all of our guests, Christmas in Middleburg will offer limited parking. We are so excited to be back together safely outside! Please join us on Dec. 4th for a full day of festivities. To keep all of our residents and guests safe, kindly bring a mask for indoor shopping/dining and consider other families as you navigate the village.

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