Upcoming 04-01-21

Patio music

Troy Breslow will be featured from 5-8 p.m. Friday, April 2, at Music on the Patio, General’s Ridge Vineyard, 1618 Weldons Road, Hague.

Wine Down

Good Luck Cellars, 1025 Goodluck Road, Kilmarnock, hosts Friday Night Wine Downs from 5-8 p.m., with music by Bob Wilson from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Fresh sangria made weekly, featuring a Good Luck Cellars wine, are offered as supplies last from noon-5 p.m. on Sundays.

Great Art Heist

The 14th Great Art Heist will be held June 26 at the RAL Art Center, 19 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. Patrons can buy “early bird” Heist tickets through May 6, and automatically be entered into an Early Bird Raffle.

The winning ticket will be drawn at The Heist. Purchase tickets at the gallery, www.ralartcenter.com, or 436-9309.

Virtual history

The Lancaster Virginia Historical Society’s “Zooming In On Local History: Virtual Speaker Series II” will continue at 3 p.m. Thursday, April 1, with “Belle Isle, the Bertrand Family, and the Huguenot-Anglican Refuge in Early Virginia,” by Dr. Lonnie H. Lee.

The series is free for members and $5 for others. Register at www.mkt.com/maryball or 462-7280. A valid email address is required.

Plant sale

The Northern Neck Master Gardeners will conduct its “From Deck to Dock: Plants for a Northern Neck Home” sale from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. April 30-May 2 at Dug In Farms, 155 Fleets Bay Road, White Stone. Spring-, summer- and fall-blooming plants suitable for the Northern Neck landscape will be available.

Saturday cider

Ditchley Cider Works and Farm, 1571 Ditchley Road, Kilmarnock, will offer a Saturday cidery experience from noon -4 p.m. April 3.

A farm fresh brunch and cider mimosas will be offered from 9 a.m.-2 p.m.  April 4. The Ditchley Cider Works and Farm will remain open until 4 p.m.

Meet the photographer

Northumberland Public Library (NPL) will presents “Meet the Photographer Day,” from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, April 10, at NPL, 7204 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville.

Photojournalist Michael Geissinger will discuss his exhibit, “China 1985.” Safe COVID-19 practices will be followed with a limit of 10 participants, masks and physical distancing. 

Museum opens

The Kilmarnock Museum, 76 North Main Street, Kilmarnock, will open for the 2021 season today, April 1. The public is urged to visit the museum from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays.

Photographs and artifacts of the the Great Kilmarnock Fire of 1952 will be on display, along with many new and interesting items recently obtained by the museum.

Sippin’ Saturday

Triple V Farms, Vines, Vodka or Vinegar, 3138 Jessie duPont Memorial Highway, Tipers, will present Sippin’ Saturday from noon-6 p.m. April 3 with Trent Jones from 1-4 p.m.