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A NEW YEAR. A SEASON TO

REMEMBER.

EXCEPTIONAL EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES

2017


Salamander Resort & Spa MIDDLEBURG, VIRGINIA

The Henderson Beach & Spa Resort DESTIN, FLORIDA

Hammock Beach Golf & Spa Resort PALM COAST, FLORIDA

Reunion Golf & Spa Resort ORLANDO, FLORIDA

Innisbrook Golf & Spa Resort TAMPA BAY, FLORIDA

NOPSI Hotel NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA

Salamander Hotels & Resorts — ­ Now this is luxury.


WELCOME I’m thrilled to welcome you to our Salamander family of luxury hotels and resorts. Whether you’re visiting us once again or staying for the very first time, our ultimate goal for you remains the same — to not only provide you with the ultimate in impeccable service and exceptional amenities, but to inspire you to seek out the kind of enriching, immersive experiences that will leave you with lifelong memories. Enjoy your stay — and the memories.

Sheila C. Johnson Founder & CEO, Salamander® Hotels & Resorts


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MONTH OF ROMANCE

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FINAL FOOTBALL SHOWDOWN

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SAINT PATRICK’S DAY

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DAILY ACTIVITIES

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DELIGHTFUL DINING

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SALAMANDER WELLNESS

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CAMP SALAMANDER

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MIND, BODY & ART

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EQUESTRIAN ADVENTURES

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AREA HAPPENINGS

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ACTIVITY CALENDAR

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COMING EVENTS

Table of Contents


BALLROOM DANCE CLASS

February 11 | 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. $30 per couple Dance the night away with your special someone as you learn various styles of Ballroom Dancing from a ballroom expert. Learn all the right steps and spend the evening having a ball! For dance reservations, please call 540.326.4060.

romance MONTH OF

VALENTINE’S DINNER

February 11–14 | 5:00 p.m. | Harrimans $125 per person; $60 wine pairing

Pull out all the stops for this romantic holiday and treat your Valentine to an elegant dinner at Harrimans. While enjoying sweeping views of the countryside, indulge in an enchanting five-course dinner created by Executive Chef Ryan Arensdorf. After dinner, indulge in a sweet finish crafted by Executive Pastry Chef Jason Reaves.

ROMANTIC COOKING CLASSES

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. | $79 per person Enjoy an intimate, interactive cooking class with your sweetheart. ·Chocolate Bacon Bourbon Romance | February 11 · Truffles & Bubbles with Executive Pastry Chef Jason Reaves | February 18

SWEETHEART CABARET

February 14 | Doors open at 6:30 p.m. $85 per person Spend a romantic evening with your special someone while enjoying a dinner and a show. Stage Coach Theatre Company presents a romantic performance while you savor a delicious three-course meal.

RENAISSANCE ROMANCE Daily in February l Gold Cup

The gift of chocolate should not be limited to Valentine’s Day. Indulge in premium menu of chocolates paired perfectly with a selection of classic pre-prohibition cocktails all month long.

COUPLES’ MASSAGE

$355 per couple l 50 minute treatment, 25 minute suite time Celebrate the month of love and book a romantic couple’s massage. Each couple’s experience begins with 25 minutes of “Suite Escape” time to enjoy the multi-jet shower, stunning fireplace and private wrap-around stone patio and garden with outdoor whirlpool and lounging area before your luxurious side-by-side massages. Book a couples massage in the month of February, and receive a complimentary in-room bath truffle amenity. For Spa reservations please call 540.326.4055. For other reservations, please call 540.326.4070. Prices do not include tax and gratuity.

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FINAL

FOOTBALL SHOWDOWN

Join us in celebrating as this year's professional football season comes to a close.

FIELD GOAL KICKING CONTEST February 4 | 1:00 p.m. | Grand Lawn

It is almost game day! Join this complimentary, family-friendly competition to see who has the best field goal kicking technique!

FLAG FOOTBALL

February 4 | 2:00 p.m. | Grand Lawn Do you have what it takes to be a football star? Practice for the big game and toss the pigskin around for a family-friendly game of flag football.

GAME DAY OFFERS February 5 | Gold Cup

Witness as the top two football teams battle for the right to be called champions. Join us in Gold Cup to watch the game on multiple televisions, indulge in a special game day menu with a selection of tailgate grub, locally brewed beer and themed cocktails.

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ST. PATRICK’S DAY CAMP SALAMANDER – LUCKY CHARMS

March 11 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | $55 per child, Ages 4 – 10 See if you have the luck of the Irish! Follow the rainbow to find your own pot of gold and try your luck at the four-leaf clover challenge. Reservations required.

POT OF GOLD GPS HUNT

March 11 | 10:00 a.m. | $45 per team | Grand Lawn Feeling lucky? Grab your smart phone and join a team to find the pots of gold caches hidden throughout the property. The first person to reach the caching station wins the grand prize!

IRISH WHISKEY WEEKEND

March 17 – 19 | 11:00 a.m. | Gold Cup Experience an exciting St. Patrick’s weekend in Gold Cup, with classic Irish fare paired with the best Irish whiskey and traditional sounds of live Celtic entertainment. This will truly be a weekend to remember!

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OF THE IRISH

IRISH WHISKEY PAIRING DINNER March 18 | 6:00 p.m. | $95 per person | Cooking Studio

Join us for a traditional Irish meal paired with the best Irish whiskey. Our chef will be on-hand preparing and explaining how he creates each dish while you enjoy the traditional delicacies. You’ll also go home with the recipes from chef’s private recipe book.

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Daily Activities


S A L A M A N D E R

D A I L Y

A C T I V I T I E S

SNOW SLED & TUBE RENTAL Complimentary

Don’t let the snow keep you indoors! Grab a sled or tube from the fitness center and head outdoors for some winter fun. TWO HOURS.

ART SCAVENGER HUNT

Complimentary | All ages | Fitness Center Use your treasure hunting skills and creative eye to hunt for art. The resort boasts some amazing pieces from many beloved artists. See if you can use the clues to discover all of them!

TREK MOUNTAIN BIKE RENTAL $30 per person

Hit the trails on a mountain bike or take a leisurely cruise into Middleburg for shopping. Youth (6 – 12 year olds) and adult sizes are available based on height. THREE HOURS.

BASKETBALL RENTAL Complimentary

Work on your jump shot or play a pick-up game with loved ones. Basketball court is located next to the Putting Green and Tennis Courts. Pick up is at the Fitness Center, first come first serve.

FISHING POLE RENTAL $10 per pole

Guests under the age of 16 or adults with a Virginia issued Fishing License have the opportunity to rent our fishing poles available on site. Catch and release only. TWO HOURS.

CLAY SHOOTING

10:00 a.m. l $198 per person, six guest minimum | Ages 18 & up Whether a novice or a crack shot, sporting clays provide a fun outing in the Virginia countryside and this exhilarating off-site adventure is just minutes from our property. Available weather permitting; 48-hour advance notice required.

ARCHERY

$35 per person; minimum of two people and maximum of four | Ages 8 & up From beginners to intermediates, this archery class is a great opportunity to learn the fundamentals, marksmanship and safety behind the fast growing sport. 45 MINUTES.

NATURE HIKE $25 per person

Join one of our enthusiastic recreation guides for a subtle hike focused on just getting outside and learning about the resort, Middleburg and the countryside. 45 MINUTES.

ADVANCED NATURE HIKE $25 per person

For those who enjoy rigorous and strenuous hikes, stomp along with one of our recreation guides as we take you deep into our trails on the resort and prepare to work up a sweat. 45 MINUTES.

GLOW BOCCE BALL Complimentary

A fun twist on backyard classic. With our glow in the dark Bocce set, the game does not have to end just because the sun goes down. Reservations required. TWO HOURS.

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D A I L Y

A C T I V I T I E S

BIRD WATCHING

WINTER ZIP LINE

Using your Audubon book complete with both images and description of 50 most commons birds within this area, we challenge you to see how many feathered friends you can identify. Self-guided with booklet available at the Concierge Desk.

Bundle up and take in the winter wonderland from above as you soar through the trees. Your cheeks might be rosy but you’ll be cozy as you get a bird’s eye view of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. Please note in January and February zip lining will be closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.

Complimentary

$123 per person

COUNTRYSIDE TRAIL RIDES $135 per person l Ages 10 & up

Discover the natural beauty of our countryside in the winter while riding our gentle trail horses. Your guide will take you through the wooded trails for a one-hour leisurely walk. Weather permitting.

FAMILY CRAFTS

Gel Candles

DAILY AT 2PM Entertaining, hands-on activities designed for children to enjoy with their parents. First participant to reserve, chooses the theme for the day. Reservations required.

Perfect Plates

Tie Dye T-Shirts

Create your own vibrant t-shirt with the Salamander logo. Youth XS to adult XXL. $20

Survival Bracelets

Create a beautiful work of art using a plate as your canvas. $15

Magnet Painting

Plaster horse, seasonal and Salamander logo magnets that are painted with acrylic paint. $5

Lost in the woods? Make this basic survival bracelet that offers eight feet of rope at a moment’s notice. $15

Bead Art

Teddy Bear Making

Blanket Making

Stuff, fluff and build your own stuffed animal. $20 for each animal, $10 accessories available

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Custom make your very own candle using colored gel wax. $15

Daily Activities

Create your own necklaces or bracelets choosing from a variety of options. $10

Craft your very own warm, no-sew blanket using two pieces of fleece. $30


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D A I L Y

A C T I V I T I E S

FAMILIES AT 4 Daily at 4pm Fitness Center Fun for all ages! First participant to reserve, chooses the theme for the day. WACKY WATER POLO

Bring the whole family for a wacky game of water polo at the resort’s indoor pool.

I SPY

Can you spot hidden items in The Library? This game is designed to test your vision and focus.

TRIVIA

Test your knowledge on a wide variety of categories.

BINGO

Enjoy and compete in a friendly game of the traditional hall-style BINGO.

SCAVENGER HUNT RACE

Travel throughout the property and find the answers to our ten tricky questions.

BANANA GRAMS

Using your own letters and board, compete against players to form as many words possible. Similar to Scrabble, but with an exciting twist.

GIANT JENGA

Don’t pull the wrong block! Test your skills on strategically stacking giant Jenga pieces.

POOL GAMES

Join us at the indoor pool for the biggest splash, littlest splash, marco polo and water scrabble competitions.

KAN JAM

A popular backyard game played with two teams, two cans and a Frisbee.

CORN HOLE

A team game where beanbags are tossed at a goal to earn points. For reservations, please call 540.326.4060. For Zip Lining reservation, please call 540.326.4376.

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Delightful Dining


GOLD CUP ADULT HOT CHOCOLATE STATION

Every Saturday | 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. | $14 per beverage This is not your mother’s hot cocoa. Top off your favorite winter beverage with your choice of Marshmallow Vodka, Baileys, Brandy or Peppermint Schnapps. Grab a cup and cozy up to the fireplace!

PENNY COCKTAIL MONTH

Weekdays in January | 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. All month long, order your first cocktail during happy hour for a penny!

WINERY OF THE MONTH

Every Sunday | 2:00 p.m. – 4:00pm l Complimentary Each month, Gold Cup will feature a different local winery and offer tastings of its featured wines.

HARRIMANS VIRGINIA PIEDMONT GRILL NEW YEAR'S DAY BRUNCH

January 1 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. $59 per person, $24 bottomless mimosas and Bloody Marys; $25 for children It’s the first meal of the New Year so do it right with the delectable mix of regional and seasonal brunch offerings. Raise your mimosa and Bloody Marys to say cheers to 2017!

WINE DINNERS

6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. | $150 per person Enjoy an exclusive four-course dinner paired perfectly with selections from local vineyards in our intimate, private dining room. Maximum 24 people. · Greenhill Winery & Vineyards | January 27 · Stone Tower Winery | February 24 · 50 West Vineyards | March 31

MEET THE WINEMAKERS LUNCH March 25 | 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. $45 per person

Stroll station to station to taste five different wines from local vineyards. This special event will give you the chance to meet the winemakers and learn more about how they create their special blends, as well enjoy favorite Harrimans’ dishes for an exclusive three-course lunch. Maximum of 50 people.

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COOKING STUDIO IRISH WHISKEY PAIRING DINNER March 18 | 6:00 p.m.

Enjoy a traditional Irish meal paired with the best Irish whiskey. Our chef will prepare and explain each dish and you'll also go home with the chef’s private recipes.

RAID THE CELLAR

March 25 | 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. We’re making room for new wines in 2017. Our Cooking Studio becomes a retail wine shop for one day only, where you can shop for bargains to stock up your wine rack.

INTERACTIVE COOKING CLASSES 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. | $79 per person

NEW YEAR RESOLUTION MEAL PLANNING | January 7 Learn to plan and make weekly meals to achieve your resolution of a healthier lifestyle. SEASONAL SOUPS & STEWS | January 14 Learn how to make stock, bone broth and a hardy stew using seasonal ingredients. SUSHI ROLLING CLASS | January 21 Learn the art of hand rolling and how to select fish to best present its freshness in sushi. SPECIALTY DONUTS & COFFEE | January 28 Executive Pastry Chef Jason Reaves guides you through the ins and outs of making yeast raised and cake donuts, delicious glazes and frosting. CHOCOLATE BACON BOURBON ROMANCE | February 11 Learn the art of bacon cupcake designing while drinking bourbon as well as bacon and chocolate martini making. For all reservations, please call 540.326.4070.

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TRUFFLES & BUBBLES | February 18 Executive Pastry Chef Jason Reaves demonstrates how to make the perfect chocolate truffle paired with champagne. CHAMPAGNE COCKTAIL & CAVIAR DREAMS MIXOLOGY CLASS | February 25 Create enchanting champagne cocktails paired perfectly with a selection of caviar for tasting. MEAT & GREET WITH CHEF RYAN ARENSDORF | March 4 Meet our new Executive Chef as he illustrates how to break down venison, duck and wild boar shoulder to make homemade wild game sausage. Chef Arensdor will also discuss his passions and plans for the culinary offerings at the resort before enjoying a meal.


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S A L A M A N D E R

W E L L N E S S

HYDRAFACIAL MD® TREATMENT

WINTER WARMING TREATMENT

Winter weather can be harsh on your skin so refresh with HydraFacial MD®. This multistep treatment combines the benefits of next-level hydra-dermabrasion, a chemical peel, automated painless extractions and a special delivery of Antioxidants, Hyaluronic Acid and Peptides. The beauty of this quick treatment is it delivers real results without downtime or irritation.

Warm up this winter and energize your body with an invigorating exfoliation, cleansing facial, stimulating scalp treatment and revitalizing massage. Also, when you book this treatment in January, you will receive 10% off any Laboratory of Flower retail items.

60 minutes

COUPLES’ MASSAGE

80 minutes

Advanced reservations required, please call 540.326.4055.

50 minute treatment, 25 minute suite time Celebrate the month of love and book you and your sweetheart a romantic couple’s massage. Each couple’s experience begins with 25 minutes of “Suite Escape” time to enjoy the multi-jet shower, stunning fireplace and private wraparound stone patio and garden with outdoor whirlpool and lounging area before your luxurious side-by-side massages. When you book a couples massage in the month of February, receive a complimentary in-room bath truffle amenity.

SPIRITS & SPRAYOLOGY

MARCH 16 | 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Enjoy a luxurious evening of Spirits and Sprayology! Grab your girlfriends for a fun evening at the spa while you learn about the practical benefits of essential oils, enjoy live demonstrations and, of course, spirited cocktails.

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Camp salamander

ALL-DAY OPTION $135 per child 9am – 4pm

HALF-DAY OPTION $75 per child 9am – 1pm or 12pm – 4pm

TWO HOURS ANYTIME $50 per child Select between 9am – 4pm

Camp ages are 4-10; includes lunch. First participant to reserve the activity, is the theme for the particular time slot. Reservations are required in advance.

While the parents are away, kids will play! Join us for Camp Salamander and enjoy endless fun with handson activities and seasonal celebrations.

FESTIVE FRIDAYS

5, 4, 3, 2, 1…Happy New Year! Join the party as we celebrate the best holidays of the year. Presidents’ trivia, leprechaun relays and cupid scavenger hunts.

HORSE N’ AROUND

Saddle up for foot pony races and horseshoes, take a walk to the stables and feed the horses treats, and paint your own horse magnet.

AMAZING SALAMANDER RACE

Can the team complete all of the challenges today? Perfect putts, biggest splash, handball and customizing your own salamander.

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Camp salamander WINTER WONDERLAND

Run and romp in the snow. Enjoy sled riding, snowman building, snowball throwing and then warm up in the indoor pool.

ADD-ON OPTIONS TO CAMP SALAMANDER:

LEPRECHAUN HUNT

KIDDO ZIP LINING

Try your luck at building leprechaun traps, searching for gold and making your very own top hat.

E2= EXCELLENT ENGINEERS

Salamander’s School of Engineering is ready for you. Build cardboard boats, tall marble madness towers and fun fort building.

NUTTY ABOUT NATURE

Join us in the great outdoors for a hike on the resort trails to learn about wildlife, search for animal tracks and create your own fingerprint art.

Kids under the minimums for the Tree Top Zip Tour can try this thrilling ride during Camp Salamander. With an Empower guide, zip line our 200’ zip line tree times! Minimum age is four years old and minimum weight is 40 pounds. For children only. $50 per child.

KIDS NIGHT OUT

Fridays & Saturdays | 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. | $60 per child Includes dinner; reservation required in advance. Registration required for camp, please call 540.326.4060

MANNERS FOR SUCCESS

$42 per child | Ages 4 – 12 | Minimum of three children MANNERS & FAMILY TRAVEL February 12 | 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Join us for a interactive and fun program to build positive social skills for travel! Topics and role-playing include proper greetings, manners in public places, how to be a good guest and showing the host appreciation with a handwritten “thank-you” card.

NEW FRIENDS & FAMILY TRAVEL March 18 | 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

For reservations or more information, please call 540.326.4060.

Making friends is the best part of traveling with family and attending camp. Have fun learning how to make a good first impression, hold conversations and common courtesies through role-playing activities. Also, enjoy creating your own post cards to share and swap.

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Mind, Body & Art


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MIND YIN YOGA WORKSHOP

January 1 | 12:00 p.m. | $45 per person | Fitness Center Just in time for the New Year, our Yin Yoga workshop will nourish the mind and connective tissues. We will explore long supported holds which target ligaments, bones and joints, and enable muscular release and relaxation.

WEEKEND OF MINDFULNESS

January 27 – 29 | $1200 single occupancy, $900 double occupancy (per person), $680 local (no lodging; includes meals and lectures) Did you know research has proven mindfulness can affect your health and wellness? Join us for the “Weekend of Mindfulness” and learn ways to manage your stress through mindful breathing, movement, meditation and eating with Dr. Martha Calihan. For reservations, please call 866.938.7370.

BODY PERSONAL TRAINING SESSION $110 an hour | Fitness Center

Meet your 2017 fitness goals with our personal training sessions. Each session is designed to provide you with an individualized workout based on your needs and goals. Reservations are required.

PRIVATE GROUP FITNESS

Prices vary on group size | Fitness Center Our private group fitness classes are perfect for any group looking for a fun way to exercise together. For complete list of class options, please visit the website. Reservations are required.

BALLROOM DANCE CLASS

January 14, February 11 & March 11 | 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. | $30 per couple Couples will enjoy an exciting class guided by a ballroom expert for a lesson on various styles of Ballroom Dancing. Learn all the right steps and spend the evening having a ‘ball.’

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EQUIFITNESS WORKSHOP SERIES MAINTAINING AN OPTIMUM WEIGHT FOR RIDERS January 13 | 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. | $45 per person

The holidays are over and it is time to start working on those New Year fitness goals. Learn helpful nutrition tips and strength exercises to develop a balanced body when riding.

CARDIO TRAINING FOR RIDERS

February 10 | 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. l $45 per person If you want to become a strong rider and enhance your ability to move with your horse, cardio is important. Riders are endurance athletes that need symmetrical strength to create a balanced seat. Learn techniques to increase your stamina so you can maintain balance in ever-changing conditions.

FLEXIBILITY AND MUSCLE RELEASE FOR RIDERS March 10 | 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. | $45 per person

Riding is like a dance. You have to stay in tune with your horse at all times. Since great riders must learn to use every muscle of their body, this class will assist with your coordination.

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WINE & PAINTING CLASS

Every Tuesday | 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. | $85 per person | Ages 21 & up Enjoy a fun way to paint and create your own original piece of work while sipping on delicious local wines. Two-person minimum.

ART A LA CARTE

Every Saturday | 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Spend your Saturday afternoon discovering a new talent or honing your skills in a new way, under the direction of artist Mary Jennings. Choose one theme for the day; first guest to sign up determines what class will be offered. Two-person minimum.

PYRO-GRAPHIC KEEPSAKE $50 per person | Ages 8 & up

Pyrography is a slow process of burning wood with a specialized heated tool to create a work of art. The smell created in the process is rustic, comforting and may remind you of great times sitting around the campfire with friends. ONE

CREATIVE SKETCHBOOK

$50 per person | Ages 8 & up Each artist is lead through a perfectly paced process of drawing and writing in a sketchbook for their keeping. Each artist will build artistic confidence to allow the fullest creative process to come alive. All skill levels welcome and all supplies provided. ONE AND A HALF HOURS.

ART TASTINGS

$75 per person | Ages 12 & up Without tasting, we may never know what we’ve been missing out on. An artful presentation of treats will get your creative juices flowing while you’re guided through a social painting experience, creating a 9x12 finished work on canvas. TWO HOURS.

AND A HALF HOURS.

BRUSH WITH GREATNESS $75 per person | Ages 12 & up

A fun way to experiment using painting techniques like some of the master artists of our time. Try your hand at painting an original Jackson Paddock or a Vincent Van Woha. No typo here. We did say, “original” works of art custom to Salamander Resort & Spa. TWO HOURS.

For reservations or more information, please call 540.326.4060.

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EQUESTRIAN ADVENTURES ESSENTIAL HORSEMANSHIP $135 per person | Ages 5 & up

Whether you’re new to horses or wanting to add to your equestrian skills, this program can cover anything from grooming and handling techniques to braiding, bandaging, tacking (English or Western) and everything in between. ONE HOUR.

EQUINE COMMUNICATION $135 per person | Ages 5 & up

Have you ever wondered about the magic behind "horse whispering"? This unique opportunity will teach you the art of equine communication with our professional trainers. As an observer or participant, you are sure to come away with a new appreciation of these magnificent creatures. ONE HOUR IN OUTDOOR ARENA.

EQUISPECTIVE

$250 per person, three or less l $150 per person, four or more This unique self-discovery program unites horse and human with the ultimate goal of developing extensive leadership expertise, regardless of one’s experience. Using an innovative hands-on approach, participants connect with horses while exploring relationship awareness, communication style and leadership techniques. TWO HOURS.

For equestrian reservations, please call 844.308.2723. Prices do not include tax and gratuity.

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happenings

BLOOMING HILLS GARDEN AND GIFT SHOP

Fridays and Saturdays| 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. The garden shop offers unique and exclusive gifts from the garden and to the gardener including home-grown and handmade lavender products, everlasting wreaths, and hometown prints from original oil paintings by Loudoun County Artist, Peter Rinek. More information: 703.431.0779.

BIG DOGS POTS POTTERY STUDIO Up for exploring your creative side? Big Dog Pots Pottery Studio offers a range of activities including hand-building, wheel throwing, and glass fusing and glazing. More information: 540.364.2834.

NATIONAL SPORTING MUSEUM & LIBRARY

Wednesdays – Sundays l 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Founded in 1954, the world-class research library and fine art museum highlights the rich heritage and tradition of country pursuits. The NSLM offers a wide variety of educational programs, exhibitions, and family activities throughout the year. More information: 540.687.6542

PEV’S PAINTBALL

Saturdays and Sundays l 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Walk-ons are “pick up” games of paintball. The group is a mixture of all ages and skill levels.. The referee forms even teams before the game begins. More information: 703.327.7640

SKY MEADOWS STATE PARK

Located just 14 miles west of Salamander Resort & Spa, Sky Meadows State Park is rich in history and boasts more than 10 miles of bridle trails, 24 miles of hiking trails and nine miles of biking trails ranging from easy to difficult. Freshwater fishing is available at the three-acre Turner Pond, which is periodically stocked with a variety of fish. 11012 Edmonds Lane; Delaplane, VA 20144

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Event Calendar


JANUARY ALL MONTH . . . . . . PENNY COCKTAILS, 2pm, Gold Cup ALL MONTH . . . . . . WINTER WARMING TREATMENT SPECIAL, Spa TUESDAYS . . . . . . . WINE & PAINTING CLASS, 7PM, Fitness Center SATURDAYS . . . . . . ART A LA CARTE CLASS, 3pm, Fitness Center January 1 . . . . . . . . NEW YEAR’S DAY BRUNCH, 9am, Harrimans January 1 . . . . . . . . YIN YOGA WORKSHOP, 12pm, Movement Studio January 7 . . . . . . . . NEW YEAR RESOLUTION MEAL PLANNING, 2pm, Cooking Studio January 13 . . . . . . . EQUIFITNESS – MAINTAINING AN OPTIMUM WEIGHT FOR RIDERS, 9:30am, Fitness Center January 14 . . . . . . . SEASONAL SOUPS & STEWS, 2pm, Cooking Studio January 14 . . . . . . . BALL ROOM DANCE CLASS, 5:30pm, Movement Studio January 21 . . . . . . . SUSHI ROLLING CLASS, 2pm, Cooking Studio January 27-29 . . . . WEEKEND OF MINDFULNESS January 27 . . . . . . . GREENHILL WINERY & VINEYARDS WINE DINNER, 6:30pm, Harrimans January 28 . . . . . . . SPECIALTY DONUTS AND COFFEE, 2pm, Cooking Studio

FEBRUARY ALL MONTH . . . . . . COUPLES’ MASSAGE SPECIAL, Spa ALL MONTH . . . . . . RENAISSANCE ROMANCE MENU, Gold Cup TUESDAYS . . . . . . . WINE & PAINTING CLASS, 7PM, Fitness Center SATURDAYS . . . . . . ART A LA CARTE CLASS, 3pm, Fitness Center February 4 . . . . . . . FIELD GOAL KICKING CONTEST, 1pm, Grand Lawn February 4 . . . . . . . FLAG FOOTBALL, 2pm, Grand Lawn February 5 . . . . . . . WATCH THE FINAL FOOTBALL SHOWDOWN, 11am, Gold Cup February 10 . . . . . . EQUIFITNESS – CARDIO TRAINING FOR RIDERS, 9:30am, Fitness Center February 11-14 . . . . VALENTINE’S DAY DINNER, 5pm, Harrimans February 11 . . . . . . BALLROOM DANCE CLASS, 5:30pm, Movement Studio February 11 . . . . . . CHOCOLATE BACON BOURBON ROMANCE, 2pm, Cooking Studio February 14 . . . . . . SWEETHEART CABARET PERFORMANCE, 6:30pm February 18 . . . . . . TRUFFLES & BUBBLES, 2pm, Cooking Studio February 24 . . . . . . STONE TOWER WINERY DINNER, 6:30pm, Harrimans February 25 . . . . . . CHAMPAGNE COCKTAIL & CAVIAR DREAMS MIXOLOGY CLASS, 2pm, Cooking Studio

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MARCH TUESDAYS . . . . . . . WINE & PAINTING CLASS, 7PM, Fitness Center SATURDAYS . . . . . . ART A LA CARTE CLASS, 3pm, Fitness Center March 4 . . . . . . . . . CHEF RYAN ARENSDORF: MEAT & GREET – WILD GAME CLASS, 2pm, Cooking Studio March 10 . . . . . . . . EQUIFITNESS – FLEXIBILITY AND MUSCLE RELEASE FOR RIDERS, 9:30am, Fitness Center March 11 . . . . . . . . FOR THE LOVE OF THE GAME – GAME BIRD TAILGATING CLASS, 2pm Cooking Studio March 11 . . . . . . . . BALLROOM DANCE CLASS, 5:30pm, Movement Studio March 16 . . . . . . . . SPIRITS & SPRAYOLOGY ESSENTIAL OIL CLASS, 6:30pm, Spa March 17-19 . . . . . IRISH WHISKEY WEEKEND, 11am, Gold Cup March 18 . . . . . . . . IRISH WHISKEY PAIRING DINNER, 6pm, Cooking Studio March 25 . . . . . . . . MEET THE WINEMAKERS LUNCH, 12pm, Harrimans March 25 . . . . . . . . RAID THE CELLAR, 10am, Cooking Studio March 31 . . . . . . . . 50 WEST VINEYARDS WINE DINNER, 6:30pm, Harrimans

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EASTER BRUNCH

April 16 | Middleburg Ballroom Visit with the Easter bunny while enjoying a delicious brunch with sweet and savory holiday favorites for the entire family. The brunch will also feature a make-yourown keepsake designing station as well as a photo opportunity with the Easter bunny.

NATIONAL CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL PARADE April 8 | Washington, D.C.

Experience one of the largest spectator events in the nation’s capital. The parade route will feature giant colorful helium balloons, elaborate floats, marching bands, celebrity entertainers and beautiful cherry blossom flowers. Make sure you arrive early for the best view!

GPS EASTER EGG HUNT April 15 | Grand Lawn

Grab your smart phone and join a team to find the egg-filled caches hidden throughout the property. The first person to reach the caching station wins the grand prize!

MOTHER’S DAY BRUNCH

May 14 | Middleburg Ballroom Make it a Mother’s Day she will always remember! Celebrate mom and treat her to an elegant buffet that the whole family will enjoy.

YAPPY HOUR

May 16 | Grand Lawn The winter was ruff, but we are happy to celebrate the arrival of spring with the return of Yappy Hour. Grab your pooch and join us for the kick off which will feature Doga, yoga for you and your fourlegged friend.

EASTER EGG HUNT

April 16 | Equestrian Center Lawn & Culinary Garden The Easter bunny left a trail of eggs! Hop on over with your family for the Salamander Resort & Spa’s annual Easter egg hunt.

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