Calendar of events


Oct. 15

• 4 to 7 p.m., MenaRick Vineyard and Winery, 328 Luffman Road, Ronda, will host the second annual chili cook off. For details, visit www.menarick.com.

Oct. 15-16

• Shelton Vineyards, 286 Cabernet Lane, Dobson, will host its 11th annual Harvest Festival from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 15 and noon to 6 p.m. Oct. 16. Admission is free, and the event is held rain or shine. There will be vendors with handcrafted items and locally-grown produce, face painting, and hayrides through the vineyard. Live music will be performed by Will Jones Band Saturday and The Southern Express Band Sunday. Food will be available for purchase from Harvest Grill Express outside on the grounds, or inside at Harvest Grill. Reservations are recommended for indoor dining. Free winery tours will be offered, and reserve tastings will be available with reservations.

Oct. 22

• 12:30 to 4 p.m., Adagio Vineyards, 139 Benge Drive, Elkin, will host a coaster class during which participants will make four custom tile coasters with their own photos. The $30 class fee includes a glass of wine. Registration in advance is required. For more information or to register, call 336-258-2333 or visit www.adagiovineyards.com.

Oct. 23

• 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Adagio Vineyards, 139 Benge Drive, Elkin, will host Tasting Notes, featuring live violin duets while visitors enjoy a glass of wine. Performances feature music by classical composers including Bach, Mozart, Hayden, with occasional fiddle and ragtime tunes. For more information or to register, call 336-258-2333 or visit www.adagiovineyards.com.

Nov. 5

• 12:30 to 4 p.m., Adagio Vineyards, 139 Benge Drive, Elkin, will host a coaster class during which participants will make four custom tile coasters with their own photos. The $30 class fee includes a glass of wine. Registration in advance is required. For more information or to register, call 336-258-2333 or visit www.adagiovineyards.com.

• 6:30 p.m., Shelton Vineyards, 286 Cabernet Lane, Dobson, will host a Murder Mystery Dinner at the Harvest Grill, with a special meal by Chef Paul. The evening will start off outside with a glass of wine while actors give us the testimony for the evening. Then, everyone will move inside to enjoy dinner and solve the mystery. For reservations, which are required, call 336-366-3590 or email [email protected]

Nov. 12

• 3 to 6 p.m., Round Peak Vineyards, 765 Round Peak Church Road, Mount Airy, will host a Fall Wine Club celebration. The event will include a barrel tasting of the 2015 blends and an advance tasting of this year’s Nouveau blend. Appetizers will be provided. There is no cost for wine club members, and to join, purchase one case of wine. For more information, visit www.roundpeak.com or call 336-352-5595.

• 4 to 7 p.m., MenaRick Vineyard and Winery, 328 Luffman Road, Ronda, will host the fifth anniversary celebration. For details, visit www.menarick.com.

Nov. 17

• Round Peak Vineyards, 765 Round Peak Church Road, Mount Airy, will host the third annual Jack’s Nouveau release party. The Nouveau wine is a blend of red wines from the 2016 harvest. For more information, visit www.roundpeak.com or call 336-352-5595.

Nov. 19

• 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Adagio Vineyards, 139 Benge Drive, Elkin, will host Tasting Notes, featuring live violin duets while visitors enjoy a glass of wine. Performances feature music by classical composers including Bach, Mozart, Hayden, with occasional fiddle and ragtime tunes. For more information or to register, call 336-258-2333 or visit www.adagiovineyards.com.

• 6:30 p.m., Shelton Vineyards, 286 Cabernet Lane, Dobson, will host a Flavors of Fall dinner at Harvest Grill. Reservations are required by calling 336-366-3590 or emailing [email protected]

Nov. 19-20

• Shelton Vineyards, 286 Cabernet Lane, Dobson, will host its holiday open house Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. Admission is free.

Nov. 20

• 12:30 to 4 p.m., Adagio Vineyards, 139 Benge Drive, Elkin, will host a “quilted” Christmas ornament class. Participants will make two “quilted” fabric ornaments, with no sewing involved. Class fee of $30 includes a glass of wine. Advanced registration is required. For more information or to register, call 336-258-2333 or visit www.adagiovineyards.com.

Dec. 3

• 12:30 to 4 p.m., Adagio Vineyards, 139 Benge Drive, Elkin, will host a Christmas ornament class. Participants will make festive ornaments using corks, glass balls, glitter and more. Class fee of $30 includes a glass of wine. Advanced registration is required. For more information or to register, call 336-258-2333 or visit www.adagiovineyards.com.

Dec. 4

• 1 to 4:30 p.m., Adagio Vineyards, 139 Benge Drive, Elkin, will host Tasting Notes, featuring live violin duets while visitors enjoy a glass of wine. Performances feature music by classical composers including Bach, Mozart, Hayden, with occasional fiddle and ragtime tunes. For more information or to register, call 336-258-2333 or visit www.adagiovineyards.com.

Dec. 17

• Noon to 5 p.m., MenaRick Vineyard and Winery, 328 Luffman Road, Ronda, will host the sixth annual holiday open house. For details, visit www.menarick.com.

Dec. 18

• 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Adagio Vineyards, 139 Benge Drive, Elkin, will host a special Tasting Notes Christmas performance, featuring violin duets. For more information or to register, call 336-258-2333 or visit www.adagiovineyards.com.

Dec. 31

• 5:30 p.m. until, Shelton Vineyards, 286 Cabernet Lane, Dobson, will host a New Year’s Eve celebration with dinner available at Harvest Grill from 5 to 10 p.m., and a dance party from 9:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. at Hampton Inn & Suites at Shelton Vineyards. Breakfast buffet is included in the package pricing. For more information, call the winery at 336-366-4724.

Jan. 14

• 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Round Peak Vineyards, 765 Round Peak Church Road, Mount Airy, will host a Signature Series Blending Party. Those attending will learn the art of blending different varietals to create a wine tailored to each participant. Experiment with eight to 10 of Round Peak’s reds. A blind tasting will be held at the end of the event, and if the winner’s blend will be bottled and sold commercially. The price for the party is $300 and includes the case of wine the participant creates, wine tasting and appetizers. Reservations are required. For more information, visit www.roundpeak.com or call 336-352-5595.

• 12:30 to 4 p.m., Adagio Vineyards, 139 Benge Drive, Elkin, will host a bottle lights class. Participants will design and make two wine bottle lights. Class fee of $30 includes a glass of wine. Advanced registration is required. For more information or to register, call 336-258-2333 or visit www.adagiovineyards.com.

Jan. 28

• 12:30 to 4 p.m., Adagio Vineyards, 139 Benge Drive, Elkin, will host a coaster class during which participants will make four custom tile coasters with their own photos. The $30 class fee includes a glass of wine. Registration in advance is required. For more information or to register, call 336-258-2333 or visit www.adagiovineyards.com.

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