Events

The Inn at Little Washington’s Village Market

Saturdays 10 a.m. – 2 p.m, May through October

Featuring produce, bread, pastries, bbq, sausages, treats from the kitchen, bluegrass music and local artisans.

The Inn at Little Washington’s 40th Anniversary Celebration

September 2, 2018 from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Channeling Woodstock, The Inn at Little Washington is celebrating its 40th anniversary, Innstock, on Sunday, September 2 from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. with a “family reunion” of former sous chefs who will return to the mothership to create an outdoor feast. The culinary food festival is open to the public and will showcase the work of the next generation of alumni. The $250 ticket price includes all you can eat, five drinks from Virginia’s premiere wine makers and brewers, a bonfire, live music, games and fireworks. For anyone who didn’t get to experience Woodstock, Innstock may be the next best thing. To purchase tickets, please call 540-675-3800 or go to: www.theinnat40.com/ticket-sale/. The Inn at Little Washington is located at 439 Main Street, Washington, VA 22747. In keeping with chef/owner Patrick O’Connell celebrating relationships with the town, each of the town’s residents will be granted free access, food and beverage included.

Rappahannock County 10th Annual Farm Tour

September 29 & 30, 2018 from 11 a.m to 5 p.m.

This event is a free, two-day, self-guided tour offering a behind-the-scenes glimpse of Rappahannock’s working farms. There are 15+ venues on this year’s tour, with a wide range of farms and experiences – from beekeeping to llamas to organic vegetable farms, not to mention goats, chickens, cows, as well as local artisans selling their wares. It’s a great opportunity to go behind the scenes and see real, working farms surrounded by the pristine beauty of Rappahannock County. The county’s early settlers were small farmers; officially founded in 1833, it has long been deeply rooted in agriculture. For more information, go to www.rappfarmtour.org

14th Annual Art Tour

November 3 & 4, 2018

One of the great events in Virginia is the Artists of Rappahannock Studio and Gallery tour that attracts visitors each year on the first full weekend of November in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. More than 100 artists in 30 studios and eight galleries participate. Visitors drive through the beautiful countryside in its autumn splendor to visit the studios. For more information go to www.raac.org

Christmas in Little Washington

Sunday, December 2, 2018

The annual Christmas in Little Washington, featuring a parade for all ages, local food vendors, and an artisans market, will be held Sunday, December 2, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., with the parade beginning at 1:00 p.m.