Summer Eats

Food and drink events around the state.

Zucchini and feta fritters with lemon cream and marinara jam at the Virginia Cheese Festival.

Photo by Kelsey Grow

May 10-11

Deltaville Seafood Festival, Deltaville, DeltavilleSeafoodFestival.com

May 12

Mother’s Day Tea, Carlyle House Historic Park, Alexandria, 703-549-2997, NovaParks.com/Events

May 18

Gordonsville’s Famous Fried Chicken Festival, Gordonsville Fire Company Fair Grounds, Gordonsville, 540-832-1735, TownOfGordonsville.org

May 18

Virginia Wine & Craft Festival, Main & Chester Streets, Front Royal, 540-635-3185, WineAndCraftFestival.com

May 19

Brambleton Brew Fest, Brambleton Town Center, Loudoun, 703-397-8430, Brambleton.com

May 30-June 2

Newport News Greek Festival, Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church, Newport News, 757-596-6151, NewportNewsGreekFestival.org

June 1

The Great Station Smokeout, Union Station Restaurant & Bar, Harrisonburg, 540-437-0042, VisitHarrisonburgVa.com

June 2

Broad Appétit, Broad Street between Monroe and Adams Streets, Richmond, BroadAppetit.com

June 7

Virginia Cheese Festival, Historic Smithfield Plantation, Blacksburg, VirginiaCheeseFest.com

June 14-15

Taste of Reston, Reston Town Center, Reston, 703-707-9045, RestonTaste.com 

June 23

Celebrating Virginia Swine and Maritime, Walsh Family Wine – North Gate, Purcellville, 540-533-1853, TasteOfBlueRidge.com

July 6

Ice Cream & Wine Pairing, James Charles Winery & Vineyard, Winchester, 540-931-4386, JamesCharlesWine.com


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June 11, 2022

Star Gazing and Laser Nights

Virginia Living Museum
July 9, 2022

Star Gazing and Laser Nights

Virginia Living Museum
August 13, 2022

Star Gazing and Laser Nights

Virginia Living Museum