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Posted: Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

TICKETS are IN and on sale online (left or below depending on your device) for the upcoming Clarksville Lake Country Wine Festival in Clarksville! Moving full steam ahead and keeping our fingers crossed that our plans and hopes of holding the event on the bridge this year will happen we have added new and exciting features to this year’s event held on Saturday, April 8, NOON to 5 pm.

We are hosting 16 Virginia wineries, a selection of craft beer, great food, hand selected artisan vendors and a few local merchants & live music by Jeff Bailey and Brian Parks, Uncorked & Jared Place.

Mecklenburg County Tourism has confirmed with us that the Sea Plane Splash-in will be back again this year.

So mark your calendars and start the morning downtown shopping the stores & dining at our restaurants then stroll down to the Lake Motel to view the Sea Planes and for those who are 21 and over, at high noon the gates to the Wine Festival located this year at second street will open to the business bridge.

You can purchase online(left or below depending on your device) or at the Chamber office, Galleria on the Lake, The Virginia Avenue Mall, Century 21 on the Lake & Cooper’s Landing Inn. Tickets in advance are $25, $30 at the gate, ticket includes a souvenir wine glass. For non-taster/DD tickets in advance are, $12, $15 at the gate.

All festival proceeds will benefit the Town’s Chamber of Commerce and will go towards future projects. For more information, contact the Chamber online or 800-557-5582.


 

Posted: Monday, March 14th, 2016

Clarksville Wine Festival 2016 New Look & New Features!

Just like Fine WINE, We are getting better with Age! 

Official Announcement!!! As much as we have planned and were looking forward to celebrating our 10th year in the designated BRIDGE location with LAKE views, we have decided it is best that we do change the venue back to original location due to high wind chances. It makes a big difference when your above water, it might still be breezy uptown, but we won’t blow away like we would on the bridge. 😉 We did take this into account when all the planning began, so we did plan to have past location secured for that reason. So, we will try the bridge again next year. We feel it is best decision for our vendors and attendees. …! Join us at 412 Virginia Avenue for our 10 year celebration of the Lake Country Wine Festival in historic downtown Clarksville! Come t one of the most favorable WINE FESTIVALS in our area!

Please spread the word!! Thank you, Clarksville Lake Country Chamber Board

Join us at 412 Virginia Avenue for our 10 year celebration of the Lake Country Wine Festival in historic downtown Clarksville! We invite you to come, relax, enjoy the music, the wine, craft beer, the great food offerings. Enjoy 16 Virginia Wineries, live music by our favorites, Jeff & Brian, great food from local restaurants and hand selected artisans and local merchants. We will have seating available but feel free to bring your own.

While enjoying Virginia’s only lakeside town, take a stroll and visit the unique one-of-a-kind downtown shops and restaurants. This is a 21 and older event, no strollers, large coolers or children beyond the gate.

*This is a rain or shine event. In case of higher than normal winds or low temperatures the event will move off of the bridge and back to the original location at 412 Virginia Avenue.

Clarksville Wine Festival 2016WINE FEST TICKETS are IN and also on sale online for the upcoming Clarksville Lake Country Wine Festival in Clarksville! This year marks a special  milestone as we celebrate 10 years and with that we have lots of new and exciting things planned for this year’s event held on Saturday, April 9, NOON to 5 pm.

We have a new logo, new location and new features added this year, so you won’t want to miss this one!!! We are hosting 16 Virginia wineries,  a selection of craft beer, great food from local restaurants, hand selected artesian vendors and a few local merchants &  live music by Jeff Bailey and Brian Parks. We have special ordered New “Celebrating 10 Years” commemorative wine glasses & wrist bands for the FIRST 1000 people at the gate, so you don’t want to be late!!

Mecklenburg County Tourism has confirmed with us that the Sea Plane Splash-in will be back again this year. Also happening that morning at 8 am is a 5K and Fun Run organized by Miss Eure’s third grade class at Clarksville Elementary who raising money for the Lake Country SPCA. Check out our Clarksville Lake Country Wine Festival Event page on our Facebook for updates on all the happenings.

So mark your calendars and make it a day or weekend here in Clarksville, starting your day off by entering the 5K, then mosey downtown and shop the stores & restaurants then stroll down to the Lake Motel back parking area to view the Sea Planes and for those who are 21 and over, at high noon the gates to the Wine Festival located this year at second street will open to the business bridge.

You can purchase online (left or below depending on your device) via PayPal or at the Chamber office, Galleria on the Lake, The Virginia Avenue Mall, Century 21 on the Lake & Cooper’s Landing Inn. Tickets in advance are $25, $30 at the gate, ticket includes a souvenir wine glass. For non-taster/DD tickets in advance are, $12, $15 at the gate.

All festival proceeds will benefit the Town’s Chamber of Commerce and will go towards future projects.  For more information, contact the Chamber at clarksvilleva.com or 800-557-5582.

Live Acoustical for Lake Country Wine Festival

Jeff & Brian Wine Festival musical favorites, Brian Parks and Jeff Bailey will be performing live acoustical music at the Ninth Annual “Lake Country Wine Festival” on April 9 , from noon-5 pm in Downtown Clarksville.  Parks and Bailey have roots to Lake Country, as they both grew up in Chase City; they have been playing music together for more than 13 years.  Their music genre goes from Van Morrison to Bob Segar to the Allman Brothers—the best of rock, blues, and pop.  Both are accomplished musicians with their vocals and both play guitar; Brian also plays harmonica and saxophone.  Not only will they entertain those at the Wine Festival with their music, they will also entertain with their jokes and fun-loving conversations—these fellows really like to have a good time.  They perform monthly in Raleigh and Cary, as well as performing locally in Clarksville and South Boston, and South Hill.


 

Posted: Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

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April 11th, Noon ~ 5pm

9th Annual Lake Country Wine FestivalCome out and enjoy the CHEERS of Clarksville’s Ninth annual “Lake Country Wine Festival” in beautiful Clarksville on the Lake.  This year’s event will host 14 Virginia wineries, great food, live music by Jeff Bailey and Brian Parks, and the opportunity to see friends and meet many new ones.  Relax on historic lawns in downtown and taste nearly 100 varieties of fine Virginia wines and speak with those who have made these vintages possible.  Back again this year we will host a beer tent consisting of three craft brews, one from each of the following micro-breweries:  Sunken City, Chaos Mountain Brewery & Legend Brewing Company.

Clarksville Wine FestivalTickets are now on sale online*, the Chamber of Commerce, Cooper’s Landing Inn & Traveler’s Tavern, Century 21 on the Lake and Galleria on the Lake, A & K Dock Service, and Virginia Avenue Mall. Tickets in advance are $20, $25 at the gate, ticket includes a souvenir wine glass.  For non-taster/DD tickets in advance are, $10, $15 at the gate; the event is for those 21 years of age and over only and it is a ran/shine event.  Ticket includes a souvenir wine glass.

*PLEASE NOTE: Additional $1 processing charge applies to online purchases. Online ticket purchases will not be sent to you by mail, the tickets will be held at the WILL CALL table at the front gate. Upon purchase you will receive a confirmation email. Tickets are non-refundable.

All festival proceeds will benefit the Town’s Chamber of Commerce and will go towards future projects.  For more information, contact the Chamber or 800-557-5582.

Southern Virginia Wine FestivalWineries attending this year’s Wine Festival are:

  • American Way Country Wines, Chase City
  • Annefield Vineyards, Saxe
  • Bright Meadows Farm, Nathalie
  • Fincastle Vineyard & Winery, Fincastle
  • Greenwood Vineyards, Vernon Hill
  • Hilltop Berry Farm & Winery, Nellysford
  • Mattaponi Winery, Spotsylvania
  • Preston Ridge  Winery, Martinsville
  • Rebec  Vineyards & Winery, Amherst
  • Rosemont of Virginia Winery, La Crosse
  • Sans Soucy Vineyards & Winery, Brookneal
  • Stanburn Winery, Stuart
  • The Homeplace Vineyard, Chatham
  • Three Sisters of Shiney Rock, Clarksville
  • Tomahawk Mill Winery, Chatham

Danville Distributing Company will be offering a selection of craft beers from the following Virginia Breweries:

  • Chaos Mountain Brewing, Callaway
  • Legend Brewing Company , Richmond
  • Sunken City,  Hardy

The Craft beer will be sold by the bottle/glass, it is not a tasting venue. Tickets for beer will be sold at the booth for $4.

Live Acoustical for Lake Country Wine Festival

Jeff & BrianWine Festival musical favorites, Brian Parks and Jeff Bailey will be performing live acoustical music at the Ninth Annual “Lake Country Wine Festival” on April 11, from noon-5 pm in Downtown Clarksville.  Parks and Bailey have roots to Lake Country, as they both grew up in Chase City; they have been playing music together for more than 12 years.  Their music genre goes from Van Morrison to Bob Segar to the Allman Brothers—the best of rock, blues, and pop.  Both are accomplished musicians with their vocals and both play guitar; Brian also plays harmonica and saxophone.  Not only will they entertain those at the Wine Festival with their music, they will also entertain with their jokes and fun-loving conversations—these fellows really like to have a good time.  They perform monthly in Raleigh and Cary, as well as performing locally in Clarksville and South Boston, and South Hill.


 

Posted: Thursday, March 06th, 2014

April 12th, Noon ~ 5pm

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Come out and enjoy the CHEERS of Clarksville’s Eight

h annual “Lake Country Wine Festival” in beautiful Clarksville on the Lake.  This year’s event will host 14 Virginia wineries, great food, live music by Jeff Bailey and Brian Parks, and the opportunity to see friends and meet many new ones.  Relax on historic lawns in downtown and taste nearly 100 varieties of fine Virginia wines and speak with those who have made these vintages possible.  NEW this year we will host a beer tent consisting of three craft brews, one from each of the following micro-breweries: Starr Hill, Sunken City & Natty Greene’s.

Tickets are now on sale online*, the Chamber of Commerce, Cooper’s Landing Inn & Traveler’s Tavern, Century 21 on the Lake and Galleria on the Lake, A & K Dock Service, and Virginia Avenue Mall. Tickets in advance are $20, $25 at the gate, ticket includes a souvenir wine glass.  For non-taster/DD tickets in advance are, $10, $15 at the gate; the event is for those 21 years of age and over only and it is a ran/shine event.  Ticket includes a souvenir wine glass.

*PLEASE NOTE: Additional $1 processing charge applies to online purchases. Online ticket purchases will not be sent to you by mail, the tickets will be held at the WILL CALL table at the front gate. Upon purchase you will receive a confirmation email. Tickets are non-refundable.

All festival proceeds will benefit the Town’s Chamber of Commerce and will go towards future projects.  For more information, contact the Chamber at www.clarksvilleva.com or 800-557-5582.

Wineries attending this year’s Wine Festival are:

Live Acoustical for Lake Country Wine Festival

Jeff & BrianMusicians Brian Parks and Jeff Bailey will be performing live acoustical music at the Eighth Annual “Lake Country Wine Festival” on April 12, from noon-5 pm in Downtown Clarksville.  Parks and Bailey have roots to Lake Country, as they both grew up in Chase City; they have been playing music together for more than 11 years.  Their music genre goes from Van Morrison to Bob Segar to the Allman Brothers—the best of rock, blues, and pop.  Both are accomplished musicians with their vocals and both play guitar; Brian also plays harmonica and saxophone.  Not only will they entertain those at the Wine Festival with their music, they will also entertain with their jokes and fun-loving conversations—these fellows really like to have a good time.  They perform monthly in Raleigh and Cary, as well as performing locally in Clarksville and South Boston, and South Hill.


 

Posted: Thursday, March 06th, 2014

054ALL FOR WINE, WINE FOR ALLone lucky person will be thrilled to win this magnificent raffle of prizes that will give any entertainment enthusiast the opportunity to host a fun filled night on their patio, deck or in their favorite room in the house, at least it will be once this raffle of prizes is in it.
The main attraction & the talk in your home will be this re-loved bar with stools that was donated to the Chamber by Rocky Branch Construction and refinished by the Cottage Barn in Clarksville.
Not only that but there will be some oohs and awes over the Wine time clock, beautiful stain glassed sun catcher, Godinger mirrored stand, & Wine bottle light which were all purchased from local merchants in Clarksville.
With this beautiful bar you will be saying “belly up to the bar, my friends, drinks are on the house”…. And they will be toasting your great luck with wine glasses donated by Annefield Winery & Clarksville Chamber and personalized beer glasses, purchased from Lakeside Creations. Your family & friends will have a great selection of wine to choose from because we have received a bottle from many of the wineries that are attending this years wine festival, and they are:

  • Annefields’s 2012 Viognier
  • Bright Meadow’s
  • Coltsfoot’s Blueberry Wine
  • DeVault’s Darions Reserve & Watermelon
  • Fincastle’s Cabernet
  • Hilltop Berry Farm’s Traditional Mead Voyage
  • Rosemont’s Lake Country Red
  • Sans Soucy’s Ginger Wine
  • Stan Burn’s Bull’s Blush
  • The Homeplace Vineyard’s Old Green Tractor
  • Three Sisters of Shiney Rock’s 2012 Sweet Nannie
  • Villa Appalachia’s Toscanello

Even with all that you will have all the accessories to host a great party, starting off with a pair of earrings donated by an attending vendor, Cork Creations.
Snack
s are also covered for your group; they will have an assortment of lemon crab or caramel peanuts donated by Plantation Peanuts. Cheese & chocolates purchased from the Galleria on the Lake. Elderberry Wine Jelly donated by Coltsfoot Winery, Dip mixes from the Cottage Barn & a Vino Bread mix purchased at the Virginia Avenue Mall. Also included is a handcrafted wooden wine glass holder that fits right over a wine bottle, and to keep your chilled wine cold, this beautiful Crystalline Porcelain Wine Chiller. Your friends will surely want to come back and even might place a tip in your bar’s tip Jar, which was purchase locally. And last but not least you can count on an outing with this $20 gift certificate, donated by Sans Soucy to visit their Sans Soucy Vineyard in Brookneal, VA.

Purchase your tickets today!!! Don’t miss out on the chance to win all this in this year’s “All for wine, wine for all” grand raffle!

Raffle tickets are available at the Clarksville Chamber Office, 105 Second Street, Clarksville. Tickets are $5 each or three for $12, or six for $20 and you need not be present to win. The drawing will be held at the 8th annual Clarksville Lake Country Wine Festival on April 12, 4:45 pm. Proceeds from the raffle will benefit projects of the Clarksville Lake County Chamber of Commerce. For more information, call the Chamber at 434-374-2436.


 

Posted: Wednesday, April 03rd, 2013


 

Posted: Monday, March 04th, 2013

Clarksville VA Wine Festival 2013April 13, 2013
Noon-5 pm

Historic Downtown Clarksville

Come out and enjoy the CHEERS of Clarksville’s Seventh annual “Lake Country Wine Festival” in beautiful Clarksville on the Lake. This year’s event will host 17 Virginia wineries, artisan vendors, wine accessories & great pairings from cigars, chocolates & gourmet Virginia peanuts. Great food provided by Cooper’s Landing Inn & The Lamplighter Restaurant. Entertaining us with live music is duo, Jeff Bailey and Brian Parks. This event is such a great opportunity to see friends and meet many new ones. Relax on historic lawns in downtown and taste nearly 100 varieties of fine Virginia wines and speak with those who have made these vintages possible.

2013 Clarksville VA Wine FestivalTickets are available online till 5 pm on April 12th. You can purchase tickets at Cooper’s Landing Inn & Traveler’s Tavern, till 10 pm tonight. Tickets in advance are $20, $25 at the gate, ticket includes a souvenir wine glass. For non-taster/DD tickets in advance are, $10, $15 at the gate; the event is for those 21 years of age and over only and it is a rain/shine event. PLEASE NOTE: your online ticket purchases will not be sent to you by mail or email, the tickets will be held at the WILL CALL table at the front gate. Tickets are non-refundable.

All festival proceeds will benefit the Town’s Chamber of Commerce and will go towards future projects. For more information, use our contact form or call 800-557-5582.

Wineries attending this year’s Wine Festival are:


 

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