|Join Us for the 2013 Annual Winery Events & Live Music Weekends:|
Jan 19-20: Heart of Virginia Winter Wine Trail Chili Cook-Off - 11 – 5 Sat & Sun - $15.00pp. Tour HOVA wineries. Ticket price includes wine tastings, souvenir glass and chili cook-off between the wineries. Vote for your favorite chili!! Purchase Tickets Here: www.hovawinetrail.com
February 9: Mardi Gras at Cooper Vineyards – 11-5 Saturday. Fee includes souvenir tasting glass, live music, jambalaya, beads, King Kake. $15 in advance at www.coopervineyards.com or $20 at the door.
February 24: Wine Club Members Pickup Party
March 9: Norton Reserve Tasting – Reservations required. Gourmet food provided by Obrigado Restaurant in Louisa and wine pairing of vintages of Cooper Norton. 3 Seatings Available: 11:30, 2:00 and 4:30. $50.00 / pp. Purchase reserved seating tickets HERE
March 16, 2013 SPCA and Rosie- 9am-1pm The Richmond SPCA's Annual Dog Jog and 5k Run is back for their 11th year! The 5k run opens the event and then comes the dog jog, a leisurely 1 mile jog for you and your dog, followed by a vendor fair filled with food, shopping, music, and of course more furry faces!
March 17: St. Patrick's Day Celebration – 11-5 Sunday.Wear your best green! Come on out and enjoy the fun! Live music by RJ Marshall band. Irish dishes will be available for sale from Obrigados. Normal tasting fees apply.
March 30: Jazz & Chocolate – 11-5 Saturday. What could be better than wine and chocolate and jazz? $15 in advance at www.coopervineyards.com or $20 at the door. Live jazz, chocolate fountain, chocolate vendors.
April 21: Come and enjoy some new releases of Cooper Vineyards wines, great music and good food from Obrigado. Sunday from noon-4. Fresh springtime dishes with pasta, pesto, peas and asparagus with optional shrimp added and a side salad for purchase. Mercutio will be playing on the deck from 1:30-4:30 Sunday.
April 27: "Go Green" with the Heart of Virginia Wineries – 11-5 Saturday. Held at Cooper Vineyards - Celebrate Arbor Day and Cooper Vineyards' "green" building. Learn how to "Be Green". HOVAwineries, live Celtic music. $15pp Advance Tickets - Closes Friday at 1pm.
Featuring 6 wineries:
Live Music by The Donneybrooks
On site dog adoptions by Animal Connections
Local and "Green" Vendors
Food for purchase – Slideways Mobile Bistro
May 19: Wine Club Members Pickup Party
May 25-26: Lucy's Weekend – Our annual benefit for the Richmond SPCA In memory of our beloved late hound, Lucy and celebrating our new rescue, Rosie who also stars this year as mascot for 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. $15 in advance at www.coopervineyards.com or $20 at door. Raffle tickets $5 or 6/$25.
TBA: Annual mini-Cooper Rally – for wine-lovers and mini-lovers alike – drive your mini if you have one. Fee includes souvenir mini-glass and live music. $15pp in advance at www.coopervineyards.com or $20 at the door. Designated driver ticket $10.
August 11: Wine Club Members Pickup Party
November 2-3: Heart of VirginiaWine Trail Harvest Passport Weekend
November 10: Wine Club Members Pickup Party
November 16-17: Holiday Open House – 11-5 both days. Low on liquid assets? Stock up for the holidays at Cooper Vineyards. Tasting Fee-free weekend.
December 7-8: Heart of Virginia Jingle Bell Wine Trail - 11– 5 Sat & Sun –
December 21-22: Holiday Open House – 11-5 both days. Low on liquid assets? Stock up for the holidays at Cooper Vineyards. Tasting Fee-free weekend.
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 5 – John Tracy
January 6 – Charlie Kilpatrick
January 12 – Bruce Blair
January 13 – Amy Peterson & Suzanne Maertz (LaBorde Art Exhibit)
January 19 – Curtis Prince (HOVA Chili cookoff)
January 20 – Mercutio (HOVA Chili cookoff)
January 21 – Mercutio (Monday, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day)
January 26 – Rockfish Gap
January 27 – PB Ivories
February 2 – Curtis Prince
February 3 – Emme St. James
February 9 – Rhythmasters (Mardi Gras)
February 10 – Bruce Blair
February 16 – PB Ivories
February 17 – Amy Peterson & Suzanne Maertz
February 23 – Mercutio
February 24 – Mercutio (Wine Club pickup party)
March 2 – Rockfish Gap
March 3 – Jim Counter
March 9 – Charlie Kilpatrick (Norton Vertical Tasting)
March 10 – Emme St. James
March 16 – Curtis Prince
March 17 – RJ Marshall Band (St. Patrick's Day)
March 23 – PB Ivories
March 24 – Bruce Blair
March 30 – Rhythmasters (Jazz & Chocolate)
March 31 – Gypsy Roots - duo
April 6 – Jim Counter
April 7 – Emme St. James
April 13 – Rockfish Gap
April 14 – Bruce Blair
April 20 – Mercutio
April 21 – Mercutio
April 27 – Donneybrooks (HOVA Go Green)
April 28 – Jim Mohr
May 4 – Rockfish Gap
May 5 – Emme St James
May 11 – Bruce Blair
May 12 – Amy Peterson & Suzanne Maertz
May 18 – Mercutio
May 19 – Mercutio (On the Deck-Public)
May 19 – Sheldon Young (Wine Club Party)
May 25 – The Taters (Lucy's Weekend SPCA Benefit)
May 26 – The Taters (Lucy's Weekend)
May 27 – Charlie Kilpatrick (Memorial Day-Monday)
June 1 – Rockfish Gap
June 2 – Emme St James
June 8 – Bruce Blair
June 9 – Charlie Kilpatrick
June 15 – Jim Mohr
June 16 – John Tracy
June 22 – Mercutio
June 23 – Mercutio
June 29 – Curtis Prince
June 30 – Jack Winn Duo
July 4 – Bruce Blair
July 6 – Billy Caldwell
July 7 – Emme St. James
July 13 – Jim Mohr
July 14 – Graceful Lily
July 20 – Mercutio
July 21 – John Tracy
July 27 – Curtis Prince
July 28 – PB Ivories