Savor and Sip Culpeper - September 5th
Looking for something fun to do Labor Day weekend? It’s right in your backyard! Come to Historic Downtown for the inaugural Savor and Sip Culpeper on Saturday, September 5, 2015, Noon – 5 pm. It’s a newly redesigned event for lovers of all things wine, food, and art brought to you by Culpeper Renaissance Inc. (CRI).
Taking place in the Depot District on Davis and Commerce streets, the festival is a celebration of local Virginia wineries, cider, restaurants, farmers and artists. Discover new favorites in the Virginia wine industry. Find inspiration with seasonal market offerings and an opportunity to meet the farmers of the Downtown Farmers Market. Gain insight through an educational speaker series on topics such as the local food movement and the ins and outs of growing grapes in Virginia. Cheer for your favorite server in the Waiters Race! Create your own picnic lunch with a variety of foods for purchase from area purveyors. Enjoy a music-filled afternoon with entertainment throughout the day from regional talents Adwela and The Uprising, Kitty and The Fat Cats and the Will Overman Band. Beer and Cider drinkers are covered too. Just slide over to the beer tent for a selection of 6 Virginia Craft Brews, visit the Bold Rock Cider and treat yourself and a friend to a cold one! FREE activities for children include a moonbounce, art projects and games.
With your tasting admission to CRI’s Savor and Sip Culpeper, you will receive general admission, a souvenir wine glass to commemorate your day and free tastings at each of the wineries. Find your favorites, relax and stay a while as wine and lunch will also be available for purchase.
Get your advance tickets and save $10.00! CRI is encouraging those 21-and-older who would like to attend to purchase tickets early to ensure a spot at this exciting downtown event. Advance tickets are available for $15 and may be purchased ONLINE via www.savorandsipculpeper.eventbrite.com or available through Friday, September 4, 2015, at the following locations: Vinosity (174 East Davis Street), Randy’s Flowers (211 West Evans Street), Oak View National Bank (450 James Madison Highway), and the Museum of Culpeper History (113 South Commerce Street). Tasting tickets may also be purchased at the gate on the day of the event for $25.00, must be 21.. General admission is $5.00 for designated drivers or those not wishing to participate in the wine tasting or purchase of beer, cider or wine (available at the gate only). Admission for those 12 and under is FREE. Food and some activities are not included in the cost of admission. While it is a family friendly event, please remember no pets and no coolers. This is a Rain or Shine event and refunds are not issued for tickets.
Gather your friends and lock in those Labor Day plans now! Skip the beach traffic and wrap up the season mixing and mingling in beautiful downtown Culpeper! Stay tuned for more details on www.facebook.com/savorandsipculpeper .
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Culpeper Renaissance Inc.
Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing, celebrating, and enriching Culpeper's Downtown.