Cooper Vineyards Event Schedule: CLOSED NEW YEARS DAY 2014.
|Join Us for the 2014 Annual Winery Events & Live Music Weekends:|
March 1 Mardi Gras at Cooper Vineyards – 12-5 Saturday. Tickets $20 in advance at www.hovawinetrail.com or $25 day of event. Price includes souvenir tasting glass, live music by The RhythmMasters, New Orleans fare, beads, and, of course, King Kake and tastings from the 6 HOVA wineries.
March 29 Jazz & Chocolate – 11-5 Saturday. What could be better than wine and chocolate and jazz? The March winds will blow Live Jazz from The RhythmMasters while you sample chocolates from our vendors and enjoy the chocolate fountain! Monique’s Crepes on site making fresh-to-order sweet and savory crepes. $15 advance/ $20 day of event. www.coopervineyards.com
April 6 Annual Norton Reserve Tasting – Gourmet food and wine pairing of all vintages of Cooper Norton. Reservations required.
May 24-25 Lucy’s Weekend – Our 10th Annual Benefit for the Richmond SPCA. In memory of our beloved late hound, Lucy and celebrating our new rescue, Rosie an adoptee from the Richmond SPCA. On-site dog adoptions from the Tail Wag’n, live music, guest winery, and pet–lovers wineglass. Raffle. Adopt a pet this weekend. Leashed 4-legged friends, lawn chairs and picnics welcome. “A Blessing of the Animals” on Sunday at 1:00pm by Rev. Min. Raffle proceeds and portion of tickets sales will be donated to Richmond SPCA. $20 in advance at www.coopervineyards.com or $25 day of event.
September 6 10th Annual mini-Cooper Rally – 11-5 – For wine lovers and MINI lovers alike – join the caravan from Richmond MINI for a ride up to Cooper Vineyards. $20 pp in advance at www.coopervineyards.com or $25 day of event. Ticket price includes wine tasting, souvenir MINI glass, food and live music.
September 7 2nd Annual Festival of the Fig – 12-5 – Tasting of fig dishes from local growers and other heirloom vegetables. Live music.
November 1-2 Heart of VirginiaWine Trail Harvest Passport Weekend
11–5 Sat & Sun - www.hovawinetrail.com. Tour 6 HOVA wineries. $20pp ticket price includes tastings at all HOVA wineries, souvenir tasting glass and light fare along the trail.
December 6-7 Heart of Virginia Jingle Bell Wine Trail - 11–5 Sat & Sun –
www.hovawinetrail.com. Tour 6 HOVA wineries. $20.00pp ticket price includes tastings at all HOVA wineries, souvenir tasting glass and light fare along the trail.
Seismic Saturdays & Aftershock SundaysLive music on the deck. FREE event, normal tasting fees apply. Bring a picnic or purchase cheese and crackers in the tasting room.
January 4 – Sauna Mountain Valley Boys
January 5 – Jim Counter
January 11 – Zack Artis
January 12 – Bob Blagg
January 18 – Curtis Prince (HOVA Chili cookoff)
January 19 – Mercutio (HOVA Chili cookoff)
January 25 – John Tracy
January 26 – PB Ivories
February 1 – Darryl Ellyson
February 2 – Emme St. James
February 8 – Sauna Mountain Valley Boys
February 9 – Jim Mohr
February 15 – Zack Artis
February 16 – John Tracy)
February 22 – Curtis Prince
February 23 – PB Ivories
March 1 – Rhythmasters (Mardi Gras – HOVA – Pavilion
) March 1 – Church Hill Music Company (in tasting room)
March 2 – Emme St. James
March 8 – Tommy Wakefield
March 9 – Charlie Kilpatrick
March 15 – Sauna Mountain Valley Boys
March 16 – Zack Artis
March 22 – Curtis Prince
March 23 – PB Ivories
March 29 – Rhythmasters (Jazz & Chocolate)
March 30 – John Tracy
April 5 – Sheldon Young
April 6 – Emme St. James
April 12 – Curtis Prince
April 13 – Rockfish Gap
April 19 – Mercutio
April 20 – Tommy Wakefield
April 26 – Church Hill Music Company
April 27 – David Adley