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Events

VA WINE COUNTRY HALF MARATHON
Jun
2
6:00 AM06:00

VA WINE COUNTRY HALF MARATHON

Start and finish the Virginia Wine Country half marathon at Doukénie. After running through a scenic course on historic byways, past farms and ranches, you’ll return to our picturesque vineyard to celebrate your accomplishment at the Wine & Music Festival. It’s sure to be an experience of a lifetime for runners & wine lovers alike!

Hog It Up, the Roaming Bistro Food Truck, and La Petite LouLou will be here with their great food offerings!  

Back from a great tour in New Orleans, Billy Thompson will be here performing his soul infused Rock and Blues music!

Click Here to Register for the Event. 

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Vines to Wine Tours (11 AM or 1 PM)
Jun
9
11:00 AM11:00

Vines to Wine Tours (11 AM or 1 PM)

Journey into the science of winemaking led by a Certified Wine Specialist through the Society of Wine Educators. Each of our 2 educational tours ( 1 hour 45 minutes each), provides basic understanding of viticulture (grape growing) & Oenology (winemaking).

11 AM or 1 PM: Head into the vineyards where we discuss soils, terroir, the seasonal cycle of our vines, the harvest and the “crush.” Then we'll venture down to our wine cellar, where we’ll share the secrets of turning the “must” into wine, barrel aging & cooperage, bottling and bottle aging. We’ll conclude our tour with a barrel tasting of our yet-to-be-bottled vintages in progress.

Grab a friend (or 3) and your thirst for knowledge and sign up for an upcoming tour.

Pricing (per tour) $20 Heritage Club Members  |  $40 General Public.

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Celebrate the Fourth!
Jul
1
3:00 PM15:00

Celebrate the Fourth!

Legendary Leesburg Guitarist Don Chapman will perform throughout the day until Dusk.  Just in time to get ready to watch the nearby Hillsboro Fireworks.  Hog It Up will be here around 11 AM to offer their fabulous BBQ. Enjoy everything with our great wine!

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Vines to Wine Tours (11 AM or 1 PM)
Jul
7
11:00 AM11:00

Vines to Wine Tours (11 AM or 1 PM)

Journey into the science of winemaking led by a Certified Wine Specialist through the Society of Wine Educators. Each of our 2 educational tours ( 1 hour 45 minutes each), provides basic understanding of viticulture (grape growing) & Oenology (winemaking).

11 AM or 1 PM: Head into the vineyards where we discuss soils, terroir, the seasonal cycle of our vines, the harvest and the “crush.” Then we'll venture down to our wine cellar, where we’ll share the secrets of turning the “must” into wine, barrel aging & cooperage, bottling and bottle aging. We’ll conclude our tour with a barrel tasting of our yet-to-be-bottled vintages in progress.

Grab a friend (or 3) and your thirst for knowledge and sign up for an upcoming tour.

Pricing (per tour) $20 Heritage Club Members  |  $40 General Public.

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Vines to Wine Tours (11 AM or 1 PM)
Aug
4
11:00 AM11:00

Vines to Wine Tours (11 AM or 1 PM)

Journey into the science of winemaking led by a Certified Wine Specialist through the Society of Wine Educators. Each of our 2 educational tours ( 1 hour 45 minutes each), provides basic understanding of viticulture (grape growing) & Oenology (winemaking).

11 AM or 1 PM: Head into the vineyards where we discuss soils, terroir, the seasonal cycle of our vines, the harvest and the “crush.” Then we'll venture down to our wine cellar, where we’ll share the secrets of turning the “must” into wine, barrel aging & cooperage, bottling and bottle aging. We’ll conclude our tour with a barrel tasting of our yet-to-be-bottled vintages in progress.

Grab a friend (or 3) and your thirst for knowledge and sign up for an upcoming tour.

Pricing (per tour) $20 Heritage Club Members  |  $40 General Public.

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BLUE GRASS FESTIVAL
Aug
18
1:00 PM13:00

BLUE GRASS FESTIVAL

It's Bluegrass Music all day long, with the Spruce Brothers Band!  Pair it with BBQ from the Hog-It-Up Team, and our fabulous wine, and you have a day-long festivity to enjoy on our grounds! 

No Entrance Fee, Just Music, BBQ, and Fun!

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Vines to Wine Tours (11 AM or 1 PM)
Sep
1
11:00 AM11:00

Vines to Wine Tours (11 AM or 1 PM)

Journey into the science of winemaking led by a Certified Wine Specialist through the Society of Wine Educators. Each of our 2 educational tours ( 1 hour 45 minutes each), provides basic understanding of viticulture (grape growing) & Oenology (winemaking).

11 AM or 1 PM: Head into the vineyards where we discuss soils, terroir, the seasonal cycle of our vines, the harvest and the “crush.” Then we'll venture down to our wine cellar, where we’ll share the secrets of turning the “must” into wine, barrel aging & cooperage, bottling and bottle aging. We’ll conclude our tour with a barrel tasting of our yet-to-be-bottled vintages in progress.

Grab a friend (or 3) and your thirst for knowledge and sign up for an upcoming tour.

Pricing (per tour) $20 Heritage Club Members  |  $40 General Public.

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Vines to Wine Tours (11 AM or 1 PM)
Oct
6
11:00 AM11:00

Vines to Wine Tours (11 AM or 1 PM)

Journey into the science of winemaking led by a Certified Wine Specialist through the Society of Wine Educators. Each of our 2 educational tours ( 1 hour 45 minutes each), provides basic understanding of viticulture (grape growing) & Oenology (winemaking).

11 AM or 1 PM: Head into the vineyards where we discuss soils, terroir, the seasonal cycle of our vines, the harvest and the “crush.” Then we'll venture down to our wine cellar, where we’ll share the secrets of turning the “must” into wine, barrel aging & cooperage, bottling and bottle aging. We’ll conclude our tour with a barrel tasting of our yet-to-be-bottled vintages in progress.

Grab a friend (or 3) and your thirst for knowledge and sign up for an upcoming tour.

Pricing (per tour) $20 Heritage Club Members  |  $40 General Public.

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Harvest Festival
Oct
20
12:00 PM12:00

Harvest Festival

Celebrate the end of Harvest with us! This fun-filled Fall Festival offers everyone a Barrel Tasting experience with our winemaker. Regular tastings are available as well.

Hog it up BBQ will be with us serving up their tasty BBQ and live music from the Billy Thompson Duo will fill the air from 12pm-5pm !

Don’t miss it!

Free wine tasting event for Heritage Club Members only

$20.00 for general public, if choosing a barrel tasting downstairs with our winemaker.

$10.00 for general public if choosing a regular tasting in our tasting room.

Food available for purchase directly from our food vendor.

Delicious gourmet foods will also be available for purchase in our tasting room.

Outside food of any kind can only be enjoyed out by the pond and picnic area.

Animals of any kind must be on leash at all times and only permitted out by the pond and picnic area.

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GREEK HERITAGE DAY
May
19
12:00 PM12:00

GREEK HERITAGE DAY

OPA!!  Celebrate the Bazaco Family's Heritage with Doukénie Staff for a fun-filled day.

~ Enjoy a Lamb Roast and other delicious Greek foods for purchase prepared by Mediterranean Breeze.

~ Listen to the Joey & The Waitress Band, and maybe dance a step or two when the Greek Music plays!

~ Take a Hayride into our Vineyards to see the buds! Tours at 12, 2, and 4 PM.

~ Join the Heritage Club and receive the first taste of our new 2017 Sauvignon Blanc as we Release it during the day in the Heritage Club Room.

It's a great time to become a Heritage Club Member! And, of course, drink some really good wine!

No entrance fee, no reservations!

 

 

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Vines to Wine Tours (11 AM or 1 PM)
May
5
11:00 AM11:00

Vines to Wine Tours (11 AM or 1 PM)

Journey into the science of winemaking led by a Certified Wine Specialist through the Society of Wine Educators. Each of our 2 educational tours ( 1 hour 45 minutes each), provides basic understanding of viticulture (grape growing) & Oenology (winemaking).

11 AM or 1 PM: Head into the vineyards where we discuss soils, terroir, the seasonal cycle of our vines, the harvest and the “crush.” Then we'll venture down to our wine cellar, where we’ll share the secrets of turning the “must” into wine, barrel aging & cooperage, bottling and bottle aging. We’ll conclude our tour with a barrel tasting of our yet-to-be-bottled vintages in progress.

Grab a friend (or 3) and your thirst for knowledge and sign up for an upcoming tour.

Pricing (per tour) $20 Heritage Club Members  |  $40 General Public.

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Vines to Wine Tours (11 AM or 1 PM)
Apr
7
11:00 AM11:00

Vines to Wine Tours (11 AM or 1 PM)

Journey into the science of winemaking led by a Certified Wine Specialist through the Society of Wine Educators. Each of our 2 educational tours ( 1 hour 45 minutes each), provides basic understanding of viticulture (grape growing) & Oenology (winemaking).

11 AM or 1 PM: Head into the vineyards where we discuss soils, terroir, the seasonal cycle of our vines, the harvest and the “crush.” Then we'll venture down to our wine cellar, where we’ll share the secrets of turning the “must” into wine, barrel aging & cooperage, bottling and bottle aging. We’ll conclude our tour with a barrel tasting of our yet-to-be-bottled vintages in progress.

Grab a friend (or 3) and your thirst for knowledge and sign up for an upcoming tour.

Pricing (per tour) $20 Heritage Club Members  |  $40 General Public.

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BLENDING WITH OUR WINEMAKER CLASS
Mar
17
12:30 PM12:30

BLENDING WITH OUR WINEMAKER CLASS

Learn the secrets of making an excellent blend. Class is conducted in the Barrel Room where exact measurements of certain varietals can make all the difference.  Learn how Doukénie will create our next Vintner's Reserve - perhaps another Gold Medal winner!

$40 per person, Heritage Club Members $34 per member  Limited Space Available, so sign up soon!

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