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Salamander Resort & Spa MIDDLEBURG, VIRGINIA
Hotel Bennett CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA
The Henderson Beach & Spa Resort DESTIN, FLORIDA
Hammock Beach Golf & Spa Resort PALM COAST, FLORIDA
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Salamander Hotels & Resorts — Now this is luxury.
WELCOME It is my heartfelt pleasure to welcome all of you to the Salamander family of luxury hotels and resorts. From the moment you arrive, our mission is simple: to provide you with unrivaled personalized service, impeccable amenities and a truly unforgettable stay. As you’ll see, our portfolio of one-of-a-kind luxury properties are the true embodiment of their surroundings, defined by a dazzling array of enriching activities to see, do and experience. And I encourage you to spend time exploring everything that our destinations have to offer. Whether it’s an afternoon strolling along the Gulf Coast’s sugar-white sand beaches, teeing it up at a Signature Golf Course, taking a tour of Charleston’s historic sites or trail riding through Virginia’s famed horse and wine country— at Salamander Hotels & Resorts, you’ll find there’s always something inspiring waiting for you to discover. Enjoy your stay with us— and the memories to come.
Sheila C. Johnson CEO & Founder, Salamander Hotels & Resorts
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ST. PATRICKâ€™S DAY
MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND
HEALTH, WELLNESS & FITNESS
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ST. PATRICK'S DAY
WHISKEY PAIRING DINNER
March 16 | 6:00 p.m. Harrimans Cooking Studio | $89 per person Join us for a special Whiskey pairing dinner with select signature Harrimans dishes. Our Executive Chef will be on-hand preparing and explaining how he creates each dish while you enjoy each with Tullamore DEW, Bushmills Black Bush, and a Jameson flight of Jameson Original, Jameson Caskmates and Jameson Black Barrel.
ULTIMATE IRISH BRUNCH BUFFET March 17 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Harrimans | $48 per person
Top o’ the mornin’ to ya! Aside from our classic brunch offerings like a live omelet station and breakfast favorites, we’re adding authentic Irish specialties like corned beef, cabbage, Irish desserts, and more to celebrate a delicious St. Patrick’s Day.
IRISH WHISKEY WEEKEND March 16 & 17 | 11:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m. Gold Cup We are serving up a special menu all weekend long in honor of St. Patrick’s Day that will delight the Irish in all of us! Listen to an authentic Irish band each day starting at 2:00 p.m. while indulging in traditional Irish fare including Corned Beef and Cabbage, Bangers and Mash, Turkey Rubens, and much more. Try our new whiskey menu and enjoy the green beer flowing. Take 25% off your Gold Cup food bill when you wear green on March 17!
ST. PATRICK’S DAY WEEKEND AT THE MARKET
March 16 – 17 | Market Salamander $10 per person Get into the St. Patrick’s Day spirit with our Corn Beef and Cabbage special. Also, don’t get pinched! Wear green in the Market on St. Patrick’s Day and receive a free Clover Cookie.
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LUCK OF THE DRAW
March 15 – 17 | $179 per person Take part in our deliciously exciting Zip & Sip and receive a green Empower Adventures gift bag filled with green goodies and two drink credits at Gold Cup Wine Bar. One lucky winner also receives a $20 Salamander Resort & Spa gift card! Reservations required.
CAMP SALAMANDER LUCKY CHARMS March 16 | 9:00 a.m. $135 per child | Fitness Center In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, we are hosting a special Camp Salamander Lucky Charms! See if you have the luck of the Irish as you follow the rainbow, like every eager Leprechaun does, to find your own pot of gold. We also will be making custom charm bracelets and hosting a four leaf clover challenge. All day camp is seven hours, ages 4 – 10.
YOGA, GREEN BEER AND ROCK & ROLL
March 16 | 11:00 a.m. | $30 per person Who says yoga can’t rock? Come have a blast with us in honor of St. Patrick’s Day while stretching and building muscle in this Vinyasa Yoga workshop, set to a soundtrack of upbeat hard rock hits. Enjoy a complimentary green beer when you are done. Participants must be over 21 years of age.
POT OF GOLD GPS HUNT March 16 | 10:00 a.m. $25 per team | Grand Lawn
Are you feeling the luck of the Irish? Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, try your luck at geocaching to find our multiple pots of gold hidden on the property. Each caching station contains a grand prize and special gold coins. The grand prize will go to the first team to reach the caching station. Smart phones with GPS or compass apps will work; teams are 2 – 4 people. Prices do not include tax and gratuity.
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GLASS FUSING CLASS
March 16 | 3:00 p.m. $75 per person | Fitness Center Are you ready to begin your glass fusing project? Join us and Big Dog Pots Pottery for a special themed class to fuse a 6x6 glass project which will include firing and shipping your finished piece home for you. Ages 8 and up.
Reservations and more information: · Dining, call 540-326-4070. · Recreation, call 540-326-4060. · Ziplining, call 540-692-ZIP1.
spring break Camp salamander
APRIL 15 – 19 | 9:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. | $100 PER CHILD, PER DAY
Celebrate Spring Break with Camp Salamander! Every day has a new, fun and unique theme with lunch served daily. Spring Break days include: MONDAY – AHOY MATEYS! Learn how to be a pirate by searching for gold, creating your own treasure map and building a cardboard pirate ship. TUESDAY – NUTTY ABOUT NATURE Are you nutty about nature? We are too! Join us to learn about the resort’s surrounding habitats with nature scavenger hunts and building your very own bird house. WEDNESDAY – ROCK & ROLL DAY Rock & Roll Day is all about singing and playing music! Show off your moves with some freeze dance, receive guitar lessons and sing along to your favorite songs. THURSDAY – SPACE DAY Explore the mystery of the universe by building your own rocket, create planet crafts and decorate your own astronaut helmet. FRIDAY – WILD WILD WEST Cowboys and Cowgirls are welcome to come see and learn more about horses, craft your own cowboy hat and decorate your own stick pony. Reservations required.
Easter Weekend EASTER DINING
Join us for mouthwatering specials to fill your palate with deliciousness.
EASTER SWEETS & TREATS COOKING CLASS
April 20 | 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Cooking Studio | $79 per person Join Executive Pastry Chef Jason Reaves to learn how to bake and decorate Easter-themed sweets and cookies in your favorite holiday shapes.
EASTER SUNDAY GRAND BUFFET
April 21 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Ballroom $98 per person, $45 per child Hop over to our ballroom and visit with the Easter bunny while enjoying a delicious brunch buffet with sweet and savory holiday favorites for the entire family. The brunch will also feature a make-your-own keepsake designing station as well as a photo opportunity with the Easter bunny!
EASTER EGG DYING
April 20 | 1:00 p.m. | $15 per person Fitness Center One of the best things about Easter is dying and designing your eggs! Join us for Easter Egg Dying and decorate your own six eggs to take home and hide for your loved ones.
GLASS FUSING CLASS EASTER FAMILY-STYLE DINNER
April 21 | 3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. | Harrimans $92 per person, $45 per child Join us for a festive family-style dinner with springtime favorites for a special Easter dinner. Served for sharing, enjoy time with your loved ones over a delicious dinner while taking in the sweeping views of the Virginia countryside, and visits from the Easter bunny.
April 20 | 3:00 p.m. | $75 per person Fitness Center Are you ready to begin your glass fusing project? Join us and Big Dog Pots Pottery for a special themed class to fuse a 6x6 glass project which will include firing and shipping your finished piece home for you. Ages 8 and up.
THE HUNT IS ON! GPS EASTER EGG HUNT
April 20 | 10:00 a.m. | $25 per team | Grand Lawn For the tech-fanatic, join us the day before Easter for a high-tech twist on a traditional Easter egg hunt. We are hiding multiple caching stations through the resort grounds that contain a grand prize and Easter egg treats. The grand prize will go to the first person to reach the caching station. Smart phones with GPS or compass apps will work; teams are 2 – 4 people.
GLOW IN THE DARK EASTER EGG HUNT April 20 | 8:00 p.m. | Grand Lawn
Who says you have to go on an Easter egg hunt during the day? Experience the thrill of hunting for Easter eggs in the dark with glow in the dark eggs. Collect your eggs and prizes for a “glowing” holiday! Bring your own basket, entry fee is a canned good item to donate to Seven Loaves Services.
EASTER EGG HUNT
April 21 | 1:00 p.m. | Equestrian Center Lawn & Culinary Garden | Complimentary Join us for our annual Easter Egg Hunt on Easter Sunday! The Easter bunny is placing eggs throughout the lawn near the Equestrian Center and Culinary Garden with special treats inside. A special children’s area will be available with arts and crafts, a jump castle and so much more. Also, we will have a special visit from the Easter Bunny!
For more dining information, please call 540.326.4070. For more recreation information, please call 540.326.4060.
SALAMANDER EASTER BASKETS FOR CHILDREN
April 20 & 21 | $65 per basket The Easter bunny is creating special Salamander Resort & Spa Easter baskets this year! These exclusive baskets are filled with books, stuffed animals, bubbles, cookies and so much more. Would you like the Easter Bunny to deliver yours? That is just $25 more.
April 20 | 4:30 p.m. | Complimentary Fitness Center Join us for some good old fashioned family fun! Grab the family and compete in a friendly game of the traditional hall-style BINGO. Prizes awarded.
PAINT YOUR OWN EASTER MAGNET April 20 | 2:00 p.m. | $5 per magnet Fitness Center
Just in time for Easter, create your very own keepsake magnet in your favorite pastels.
EASTER EGG ROLL
April 21 | 11: 00 a.m. | Complimentary Join us for the traditional Easter egg roll game on the Grand Lawn.
EASTER EGG TOSS
April 21 | 2:00 p.m. | Complimentary Test your tossing and catching abilities as you and a partner slowly work back from each other and see which team lasts the longest without breaking the egg.
EASTER CHOCOLATE EGG CONTEST FOR ADULTS
April 20 & 21 | $180 per basket Do you miss the excitement of receiving an Easter Basket on Sunday morning? Fell left out no more! We have created adult-friendly baskets with a bottle of lotion, jar of Salamander Honey, small arrangement of spring flowers, Easter egg cookies, butterscotch scones, a bottle of house wine (red or white, you choose!), two wine glasses and much more.
Prices do not include tax and gratuity.
April 18 – April 21 | Concierge Desk
This is one sweet challenge! Visit the chocolate egg-filled jar located at the Concierge Desk and make your guess as to how many are in there to be entered into the contest. The winner takes home the jar! Winners will be notified on Easter Sunday. Complimentary.
Reservations and more information: · Dining, call 540-326-4070. · Recreation, call 540-326-4060. · Spa appointments, call 540-326-4055. · Ziplining, call 540-692-ZIP1.
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HARRIMANS FAMILY-STYLE MOTHER’S DAY DINNER
May 12 | 3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. | Harrimans $92 per person, $45 per child Treat mom to family-style dinner for a delectable Mother’s Day in Salamander Resort & Spa’s signature restaurant, Harrimans. While enjoying the perfect country setting, indulge in seasonal fare, delicious treats, and artisan cocktails.
MOTHER’S DAY GRAND BRUNCH BUFFET May 12 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Ballroom $98 per person, $45 per child Indulge mom and thank her for all that she does this Mother’s Day with a savory celebration. Join us for a grand buffet featuring an extensive omelet bar, interactive pasta cooking station, elaborate seafood tower, indulgent steak carving, bottomless mimosas and much more. A special children’s buffet and a dessert display, also will be available.
ZIP WITH MOM
May 10 – 12 | $149 per person Take mom on an exhilarating zip lining adventure and she will receive a complementary gift from Empower Adventures!
MOTHER AND DAUGHTER YOGA & TEA WORKSHOP
MOTHER’S DAY HIGH TEA COOKING CLASS WITH CHEF DINAH CORLEY
May 11 | 2:00 p.m. | Harrimans Cooking Studio $79 per person Enjoy an afternoon with the ladies learning how to make a classic afternoon tea! In this handson class with our guest chef, Dinah Corley, you will create the classic afternoon tea experience including finger sandwiches with curried chicken, smoked salmon and cucumber, and buttermilk pound cake. Chef Corley is a food writer, teacher and restaurant consultant, and has studied under both Julia Child and James Beard.
MOM’S SPA DAY May 11 & 12
To thank mom for all she does, we are offering her a complimentary glass of prosecco when she receives a treatment on May 11 & 12 as well as a special gift to take home.
May 11 | 2:00 p.m. | $45 per person
Getaway for the day with a mother and daughter day out! Enjoy a 90-minute yoga class followed by afternoon tea with delicious pastries.
Memorial Day WEEKEND
BRATS, BURGERS & BLUES BBQ
May 26 | 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. | Grand Lawn $55 per person, $30 per child Kick-off the summer with our backyard BBQ! Enjoy our house-made hamburgers and bratwursts while playing lawn games and listening to live music.
PICKLE BALL TOURNAMENT
May 24 | 4:00 p.m. | Complimentary | Tennis Court Bring the entire family out to play in a friendly tournament of this fast growing sport! Prizes available for the winners
TREETOP CORN HOLE
May 24 – 27 | $149 per person Kick off summer with a game of corn hole while zip lining among the tree tops! All guests also will receive a summer Empower Adventures goodie bag.
FAMILY SCAVENGER HUNT
May 25 | 10:00 a.m. | $30 per team Compete with your family as a team to score as many points as possible through a special Salamander Scavenger Hunt app. You will have two hours to answer questions located throughout the resort and in the Town of Middleburg. Prizes will be awarded to the team with the most points at the end! One Smartphone is required per team, teams can be two to eight people. Reservations required. · Dining reservations, call 540-326-4070. · Recreation reservations, call 540-326-4060. · Ziplining reservations, call 540-692-ZIP1.
Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation May 25 | 8:30 p.m. | Splash Pool & Café Complimentary Float in the pool, snack on popcorn and enjoy a night at the cinema under the stars watching a movie on the large LED poolside screen. Food and beverages are available from Splash Cafe. Resort Guests only.
START OF SUMMER POOL PARTY May 26 | 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Splash Pool & Café
Start summer with a splash! We are kicking off summer with our annual pool party with delicious food and drinks, sprinkler games, slip and slide, DJ and a water balloon toss competition. Looking for some “cheesy” fun? Jump in and lounge on our large pizza pool float. Resort guests only.
MEMORIAL DAY 5K
May 27 | 8:00 a.m. | Complimentary Whether you run or walk, celebrate the start of summer! Our 5K course travels throughout the resort’s beautiful grounds with a raffle at the conclusion of the race with amazing prizes. All ages and leashed dogs welcome. Prices do not include tax and gratuity.
SUNDAY BRUNCH BUFFET
Sundays | 9:00 a.m. â€“ 1:00 p.m. | $48 per person Eyes bigger than your stomach? Not at our brunch. Indulge in the ultimate Sunday Brunch featuring all of your traditional favorites plus a live omelet station, seafood display and an endless amount of decadent sweets.
Sundays | $240 per person | Cooking Studio Counter Want the best seat in the house? Book our Cooking Studio on Sunday evenings and it will transform into your very own private chef's table experience where you can get up-close-and-personal with the kitchen, see the chefs at work and watch as your dinner gets plated up before your very eyes. Four people maximum can enjoy this intimate experience as you sit at the Studioâ€™s counter and witness as an enhanced and customized four-course meal is prepared. Wine pairing is included.
COUNTRYSIDE PICNICS When the weather is beautiful, there is nothing better than a picnic. Pick your pleasure from our new picnic menu door hanger and enjoy a day exploring the countryside or wine tasting at our surrounding vineyards with our delicious treats.
WINERY OF THE MONTH TASTINGS Sundays | 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Each month, Gold Cup features a different local winery and offers weekly complimentary tastings of its featured wines.
MARCH APRIL MAY RdV Vineyards Walsh Family Wine October One Vineyards
SOUNDS OF SALAMANDER
Sundays in May | 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. | Gold Cup Terrace Sunday has been redefined with our weekly event! While enjoying sensational views of the Virginia countryside and the summer sun on our terrace, feast on our fresh al fresco menu, spoil yourself with our seasonal beverages and take in the sounds of an acoustic guitar. Starts May 12.
Cooking Classes AT HARRIMANS COOKING STUDIO
SATURDAYS 2:00 P.M. $79 PER PERSON
MARCH RAID THE CELLAR | MARCH 2
Stop by our pop-up wine shop and stock up your wine cellar! You will be able to purchase exclusive wide-selection of domestic and international wines. Available 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
PASTA PERFECTION | MARCH 9
Work side-by-side with one of our trained chefs on how to make pasta from scratch. Learn several styles of noodles and potato gnocchi. After this class, you’ll say ciao to store bought noodles!
HOMEMADE TRUFFLES | MARCH 16
Work alongside our Executive Pastry Chef Jason Reaves and learn how to make his signature chocolate truffles from beginning to end.
ITALIAN COOKING WITH DAVID PALLUDA | MARCH 23
Michelin Star Chef Davide Palluda is in town for one weekend and one cooking class! Join this exclusive hands-on class and learn the art of Italian cooking from a true northern Italian Chef. $120 per person.
SEASONAL SPRING COOKING | MARCH 30
Carrots, collard greens, arugula, apples, chives! We’re taking all the season’s favorite ingredients and showcasing them in one class where you’ll create the best spring dishes alongside our chefs. Prices do not include tax and gratuity.
For all reservations, please call 540.326.4070.
APRIL BUBBLES & CAVIAR PAIRING APRIL 6
Treat yourself to one of the most classic pairings, champagne and caviar. In this delicious class, taste multiple types of caviar and learn what makes each one special. Each caviar also will be paired with a different champagne to enhance the flavor profile of each.
MAY CINCO DE MAYO CULINARY JOURNEY MAY 4
Work with our trained chefs in this hands-on class and create some of their favorite Mexican dishes from scratch including fish tacos, salsa and guacamole, breakfast chilaquiles and much more.
MOTHERâ€™S DAY HIGH TEA COOKING WITH CHEF DINAH CORLEY | MAY 11 Enjoy an afternoon with the ladies learning how to make a classic afternoon tea! In this hands-on class with our guest chef, Dinah Corley, create the classic afternoon tea experience including finger sandwiches with curried chicken, smoked salmon and cucumber, and buttermilk pound cake.
SPECIALTY DONUTS & COFFEE | MAY 18
Work with Executive Pastry Chef Jason Reaves and create donuts from scratch with sprinkles and glazes all while sipping your favorite coffee drink.
EARLY SPRING BISTRO DINNER WITH CHEF DINAH CORLEY | APRIL 13 Work with our guest chef, Dinah Corley, to create stuffed artichokes, celery root salad, baked rice with fresh herbs, and much more.
EASTER SWEETS & TREATS | APRIL 20
Hop on over and join Executive Pastry Chef Jason Reaves to learn how to bake and decorate Easter-themed sweets and cookies in your favorite holiday shapes.
THE ULTIMATE CRAB CAKE DINNER WITH CHEF DINAH CORLEY | APRIL 27
Work with our guest chef, Dinah Corley, and create an east coast specialty! Learn a fool proof recipe for an exceptionally good crab cake, fresh asparagus Mimosa salad, and bread pudding with lemon sauce.
MEMORIAL DAY PICNICS WITH CHEF DINAH CORLEY | MAY 25
Work with our guest chef, Dinah Corley, on preparing the perfect summer picnic. Learn to make summer rice salad, French bean salad, buttermilk fried chicken tenders, ginger marinated melon skewers, and early berry hand pies.
Featured Guest Chef Chef Dinah Corley is a food writer, teacher and restaurant consultant, and has studied under both Julia Child and James Beard.
A Weekend with Michelin-Star Chef
Davide Palluda MARCH 22–24
Join us and our partners at Forever Gourmet as we host a special weekend of events with Michelin-Star Chef Davide Palluda. Meet this master of Italian cuisine at the welcome reception, work side-byside with him in his hands-on cooking class, indulge in his eight-course tasting menu, or break bread with him at his multi-course brunch before he departs.
Davide Palluda owns and operates “Ristorante All’Enoteca,” annexed to the Enoteca Regionale del Roero, in Canale and the “DP” Laboratory. In 2000, he was elected best young chef of the year by the Espresso Guide and was awarded a Michelin star, which he has never lost. He is acknowledged as being one of the best Italian chefs. Enjoy each event a la carte or experience it all with our Chef Davide Palluda package for $500 per person.
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Barolo & Antipasti Reception with Chef Davide Palluda and Chef Ryan Arensdorf March 22 | 5:30 p.m. | Harrimans Cooking Studio | $46 per person Join us in welcoming Michelin-Star Chef Davide Palluda to the resort with a delicious reception. Chef Palluda teams up with our Executive Chef, Ryan Arensdorf, for an extravagant offering of antipasti paired perfectly with the best Barolo wine. Chef Palluda will be on-hand to answer questions and discuss his passion for cooking.
Italian Cooking Class with Chef Davide Palluda and Chef Ryan Arensdorf March 23 | 2:00 p.m. | Harrimans Cooking Studio | $120 per person Michelin-Star Chef Davide Palluda is in town for just one weekend and one cooking class with us! Join us for this exclusive hands-on class and learn the art of Italian cooking from a true northern Italian Chef with the assistance of our Executive Chef, Ryan Arensdorf.
Eight-Course Tasting Menu with Chef Davide Palluda March 23 | 7:00 p.m. | Harrimans | $279 per person Visit northern Italy from the comfort of your seat in Harrimans as you indulge in this exclusive eight-course meal! Chef Palluda will cultivate a special menu just for the evening combining classic Northern Italian favorites including pasta made from scratch, with the best ingredients from local Virginia farms.
Three-Course Brunch with Chef Davide Palluda and Chef Ryan Arensdorf March 24 | 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Harrimans | $78 per person Cap off the weekend with a decadent three-course brunch. Featuring sweet and savory favorites, the menu will showcase a combination of Italian favorites from Chef Palluda and hearty Virginian ingredients from Chef Arensdorf. Price does not include tax and gratuity.
Reservations required, please call 540.326.4070.
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ZIP & SIP
$179 per person Awaken your spirit of adventure and celebrate your zip lining accomplishments with a post-zip drink on us at Gold Cup. After your tree top zip tour, youâ€™ll receive a souvenir pint glass with the first beverage at the Gold Cup compliments of your Treetop Zip Guides.
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BIRD WATCHING Complimentary
Grab one of our Audubon books, complete with both images and descriptions of the 50 most common birds in this area, and see how many feathered friends you can identify. Self-guided with booklet available at the Concierge Desk.
WINE & CIDER BIKE TOUR
Fridays & Saturdays | 11:00 a.m. $90 per person Take in the beautiful countryside on a guided bike ride from the resort to Boxwood Estate Winery and Mt. Defiance Cidery & Distillery for tastings of their delicious offerings. It will be an amazing way to your afternoon in the sun!
10:00 a.m. l $198 per person Whether a novice or a crack shot, you enjoy an afternoon with us clay shooting in the Virginia countryside! This exhilarating off-site adventure is just minutes from our property and requires a six guest minimum, ages 18 and up. 48-hour advance notice required, weather permitting.
TREE TOP ZIP LINING $149 per person
This experience will elevate your sense of adventure to extraordinary levels. Traverse the 20-acre course over varying zip line lengths, heights, and two suspension bridges.
DELUXE RAPPELLING ADVENTURE $105 per person
GUIDED HIKE $25 per person
A bucket list item to check off, learn the art of repelling as you make two rappels from the Tree Top Start Tower, and at a designated location along the zip course. You’ll enjoy a zip line and traverse on one of the suspension bridges along this guided journey.
Join one of our enthusiastic recreation guides for a leisurely hike focused on getting outside and experiencing Virginia’s countryside.
Learn about the fascinating natural history, training, conservation and concerns about these majestic predators. Following a live demonstration of the training methods and an overview of the natural behavior of raptors, each participant will have the opportunity to hold a live raptor on their arm for a wonderful photo opportunity. Ages 12 and up.
$20 per person
Learn more about Virginia’s native wildflowers while on a guided walk of the grounds! This adventure also includes an introduction to flower identification using Newcomb’s Guide to Wildflowers and the Flora of Virginia iOS App.
FALCONRY FIRST HAND
Saturdays | 3:00 p.m. | $125 per person
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Saturdays | 3:00 p.m. | $180 per person
This once-in-a-lifetime experience is a more indepth falconry experience! Start the afternoon by learning about the field training techniques and care of these magnificent raptors, before the thrill of a lifetime. Watch as one of these beautiful birds fly to your gloved arm from 20 feet high and approaching from 100 feet away.
$35 per person | 1:00 p.m. daily From beginners to intermediates, this archery lesson is a great opportunity to learn the fundamentals, marksmanship and safety behind the fast growing sport. Minimum of two people per lesson and maximum of six. Ages 8 & up. Private lessons are available upon request.
$30 per person Spend the afternoon learning the basics of fishing in the Salamander pond. Master how-to select the right gear, learn casting fundamentals and have a fun-filled day in the sun. Catch and release only. Ages 5 and up.
BICYCLE RIDING BALLROOM DANCE CLASS
March 9, April 13, & May 11 l 5:30 p.m. l $30 per couple Dance the night away with your special someone as you learn various styles of ballroom dancing from an expert. Learn all the right steps and have a ball!
WINE & PAINTING CLASS
Tuesdays | 7:00 p.m. | $85 per person Discover a new way to unwind with your friends! Reconnect over local wine while our artist in residence guides you through painting your very own masterpiece. Twoperson minimum, ages 21 and up. Reservations required, please call 540.326.4060. Price does not include tax and gratuity.
$30 per person Allow our team to help you children learn the skills needed to enjoy the great outdoors on a bicycle. Ages 5 and up. 30-MINUTE PROGRAM.
$30 per person Join our instructor at the basketball court and learn fundamental skills to propel you to the next level of your game. 30-MINUTE PROGRAM.
TENNIS OR HIT
$125 per person Learn to master your skills with a certified instructor from Blue Chip Tennis Academy. 60-minute private lesson or learn to serve heat with a hit lesson.
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Art A la Carte EVERY SATURDAY AT 11:00 A.M.
Spend your Saturday 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.
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 Woah. No typo here. We did say, “original” works of art custom to Salamander Resort & Spa. TWO HOURS.
$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 AND A HALF HOURS.
$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.
Reservations required, please call 540.326.4060.
$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. Price does not include tax and gratuity.
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Gather the family for fun â€” embrace the outdoors, explore your creativity and get competitive. SHINOLA LUXURY BICYCLES
Rent our exclusive Shinola bicycles for an exciting adventure! Roll into Middleburg or discover our beautiful grounds on one of our many trails. Inspired by the enduring French style of Porteur bicycles first used by newspaper couriers in Paris, the Runwell from Shinola delivers a classic blend of urban style and practicality. Our Shinola bicycles also have a rack that perfectly fits our picnic baskets.
Work on your jump shot or play a pick-up game with loved ones. Our basketball court is located next to the Putting Green and Tennis Courts. Pick up is at the Fitness Center, first come first serve.
Guests under the age of 16 or adults with a Virginia issued Fishing License, can rent our fishing poles for an afternoon of fun-filled catch and release fishing in our pond.
$30 per person
Complimentary We now have a nine-hole disc golf course! Rent one of our discs, grab the family and explore the resort grounds while enjoying this popular game.
TREK MOUNTAIN BIKES $30 per person
Rent one of our mountain bikes and hit the trails or take a leisurely cruise into town for great shopping. Youth (6 â€“ 12 year olds) and adult sizes are available based on height. THREE HOURS.
FISHING POLES Complimentary
GLOW BOCCE BALL Complimentary
Enjoy a fun twist on this backyard classic! Rent one of our glow in the dark Bocce sets and enjoy this game long after the sun goes down. TWO HOURS.
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FAMILY CRAFTS DAILY AT 2:00 P.M. Join us daily for entertaining, hands-on activities designed for children to enjoy with their parent’s participation. First participant to reserve, chooses the theme for the day.
TIE DYE T-SHIRTS
Create your own vibrant t-shirt with the Salamander logo. Youth XS to adult XXL. $20
Lost in the woods? Make this basic survival bracelet which offers eight feet of rope at a moment’s notice. $15
TEDDY BEAR MAKING
Stuff, fluff and build your very own stuffed animal. $20 for each animal, $10 accessories available
FAMILY GAMES DAILY AT 4:00 P.M. L FITNESS CENTER Fun for all ages! Enjoy an exciting afternoon with your family while competing in different games. First participant to reserve, chooses the theme for the day.
PICK UP GAMES
Flag football, Ultimate Frisbee, Whiffle Ball, Kickball or Basketball. Pick wisely!
Test your knowledge on a wide variety of categories.
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.
Don’t pull the wrong block! Test your skills on strategically stacking giant Jenga pieces.
KAN JAM GEL CANDLES
Custom make your very own candle using colored gel wax. $15
Create a beautiful work or art using a plate as your canvas. $15
A popular backyard game played with two teams, two cans and a Frisbee.
A team game where beanbags are tossed at a goal to earn points. Reservations required, please call 540.326.4060. Prices do not include tax and gratuity.
Decorate your very own Salamander logo magnet with different acrylic paint. $5
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SPLASH POOL & CAFÉ OPEN WEEKENDS STARTING MAY 11 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Café closed
OPEN DAILY STARTING MAY 25 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Café: 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
CHILL OUT. COOL OFF. IMMERSE YOURSELF IN THE GREAT OUTDOORS! Welcome to Splash Pool & Cafe, a reprieve tucked away in the Virginia countryside. Bring the shades, lather on the sunscreen, and settle into a comfy lounge chair. Relaxation is key and the intimate surroundings make it easy to lay back and soak up glorious sunshine. When the sun begins to notch up the temperature, there are plenty of ways to keep cool. Take a comfortable swim in the pool or make your way over to the two cascading water features where kids (big and small) will undoubtedly find refreshing jets of shooting water endlessly entertaining. Throughout the day, the Splash team offers delicious, complimentary treats and other summer amenities. Stay for lunch and enjoy Splash Cafe’s hearty menu of backyard favorites to appease every appetite. Also find a full bar with themed drinks, a rotating beer selection and a delightful offering of Virginia’s local vintages. RESORT GUESTS ONLY.
Camp salamander While the parents are away, kids will play! Join us for Camp Salamander and enjoy endless fun with hands-on activities and seasonal celebrations. FULL DAY OPTION $135 per child | 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. HALF DAY OPTION $75 per child | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. or 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. TWO HOURS $50 per child | Between 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Camp ages are 4-10; includes lunch. First participant to reserve chooses the theme for the particular day.
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 craft.
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.
AHOY PIRATES DAY
Ahoy Mateys! Learn how to be a pirate by searching for gold, creating your own treasure map and building a cardboard pirate ship!
CAMP SALAMANDER ADD-ON OPTION: Kiddo Zip Lining – Kids under the minimums for the Tree Top Zip Lining can try this thrilling ride during Camp Salamander. With a guide, experience our 300’ zip line three times! Minimum age is four-years-old and minimum weight is 40lbs. $50 PER CHILD.
KIDS NIGHT OUT
FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS 5:30 P.M. – 8:30 P.M. | $60 PER CHILD Allow mom and dad to enjoy date night and join us for KNO! First participant to reserve, chooses the theme for the particular day; includes dinner. Reservations are required in advance. For reservations, please call 540.326.4060. Prices do not include tax and gratuity.
For reservations or more information, please call 540.326.4060.
Price does not include tax and gratuity.
Cocktails with Cupcake FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS 4:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. LIVING ROOM & GOLD CUP
MEET AND GREET: Meet the sweetest member of our team, Cupcake! Our friend may be little in size but this miniature horse has a big personality. Each week she will join our team in the Living Room to greet our guests and welcome them to their homeaway-from-home. NEW CUPCAKE COCKTAIL: Our little friend’s festive spirit is perfectly paired with Gold Cup’s Cupcake Cocktail. Only offered while Cupcake is visiting the Living Room, enjoy this libation featuring vanilla vodka, dark and light Godiva, house-made whipped cream topped with rainbow sprinkles.
COUNTRYSIDE GROUP TRAIL RIDES $135 per person | Ages 10 & up
Discover the natural beauty of our countryside while riding our gentle trail horses. Your guide will take you through the wooded trails for a one hour leisurely walk to explore the resort grounds and picturesque countryside. Weather and ground conditions permitting.
$135 per person | Ages 5 & up Enjoy a private, one-hour instruction on one of our seasoned lesson horses and ponies. All lessons are conducted by our experienced staff and focus on balanced seat, centered riding, hunt seat on the flat, basic dressage and stock seat. Lessons may include grooming, leading, ground safety and riding. We do not offer jumping instruction. Weather permitting.
SALAMANDER HORSEMANSHIP CLUB
$400 per person | Ages 10 & up For the horse-crazy child or adult! Spend half the day in the world of horses with Essential Horsemanship, Equine Communication, Stable Management, a Riding Lesson and a Trail Ride. Each participant receives an official Equestrian Center hat, photo of your favorite horse and a keepsake photo frame. In addition, parents or adult participants receive complimentary two-hour spa facility access for two adults, one complimentary rasul treatment per package and a 10% discount on 50 minute or longer spa services.
ESSENTIAL HORSEMANSHIP $135 per person | Ages 5 & up
Whether you are 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 in stables.
EQUINE COMMUNICATION $135 per person | Ages 5 & up
This unique program partners horse and human to enlighten on the topics of leadership, authenticity, clear communication and the impact of body language and energy. Explore the world of “horse whispering” and experience an interaction like none other. Group rates available. Weather permitting. A 22% service charge is added to all equestrian activities.
$135 per person | Ages 5 & up Tour the stables and learn about our horse’s coat colors, markings and breeds. Followed by an introduction to grooming and conformation of the horse. The session ends with each participant painting their own model horse to look like one of the Salamander horses or their dream horse! One hour in stables.
For equestrian reservations or more information, please call 844.303.2723.
Health, Wellness & Fitness
Relax the mind while renewing your body and reviving your soul with our spring fling spa specials.
March MID-WEEK – 25% OFF Stick to your New Year resolution of a healthy lifestyle by treating yourself to a spa day. When you book one of our 80-minute treatments on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays all March, receive 25% off. Blackout dates apply. Spa service must be booked and received before March 31. Cannot be combined with other offers or discounts. Must mention SPA80 at time of reservation.
April RIDERS’ RELIEF MASSAGE – 25% OFF Spring has sprung which means it is time to get outside and back in the saddle. When you book our Riders’ Relief 80-minute massage this April, enjoy 25% off. This massage is a unique treatment ideal for equestrian connoisseurs, focusing on releasing muscle tension and mobilizing the joints in affected areas.
SPRING AWAKENING TREATMENT $265 per person
Blackout dates apply. Spa service must be booked and received before April 30. Cannot be combined with other offers or discounts. Must mention RIDER80 at time of reservation.
May 11 & 12 MOM’S SPA DAY To thank mom for all she does, we are offering her a complimentary glass of prosecco when she receives a treatment on May 11 & 12 as well as a special gift to take home.
Treat yourself to this energizing and invigorating seasonal treatment. Starting with a stimulating exfoliation, enjoy a facial cleanse to hydrate and nourish the skin before a stimulating scalp treatment to awaken the mind. This spring healing concludes with a Bamboo Massage using an essential oil blend of thyme, lemon, grapefruit, ginger and spearmint to cleanse, energize and rejuvenate.
For appointments, please call 540-326-4055. Prices do not include 22% service charge.
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MEDITATION CLASSES $20 per person
Complete fitness means keeping your mind healthy in addition to your body. Meditation is a great way to reduce stress levels, improve concentration, and fine-tune awareness of your mental and physical state. Whether you are a beginner or advanced, try a meditation class and make your stay here even more relaxing!
PERSONAL TRAINING SESSION
Who says traveling has to negatively affect your fitness goals? Meet your 2019 goals with our personal training sessions and new certified trainer for Personal Training as well as Group Fitness. In addition to providing you with an individualized workout based on your needs and goals, we can do health assessments for BMI, waist circumference and body fat percentage; sessions for injury prevention; weight management and overall wellness techniques; introduce new exercises to avoid plateaus and keep workouts motivating; and create long term and short term goals for positive lifelong exercise habits.
What better way to enjoy family bonding during your stay, than enjoying a Yoga class fit for everyone! This class incorporates beginner yoga and partner yoga postures to get the body moving in a free and silly way, building a sense of togetherness while having fun.
$110 an hour | Fitness Center
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 required, please call 540.326.4060
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$20 per person
BUBBLES AND BUTI YOGA
March 3, April 14 & May 12 | 10:30 a.m. $30 per person Sweat like you have never sweat before in this high-intensity class! Join us for this active yoga workout and treat yourself to a glass of champagne after.
LOUDOUN ABUSED WOMEN’S SHELTER YOGA FUNDRAISER
March 9 | 11:00 a.m. | $30 per person In honor of Women’s History Month, join us for an all levels yoga class for which 100% of the proceeds benefitting the Loudoun Abused Women’s Shelter. Give back to your community and enjoy a class that focuses on finding ways to empower yourself and those around you.
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YOGA, GREEN BEER AND ROCK & ROLL March 16 | 11:00 a.m. | $30 per person
Who says yoga can’t rock? Come have a blast with us in honor of St. Patrick’s Day while stretching and building muscle in this Vinyasa Yoga workshop, set to a soundtrack of upbeat hard rock hits. Enjoy a complimentary green beer when you are done. Participants must be over 21 years of age.
YOGA NIDRA WORKSHOP
March 24 & May 19 | 11:00 a.m. $35 per person Be brought into peaceful bliss with our class focused on the healing practice that allows the mind and physical body to rest and restore. This one-hour class is as restful as four hours of conventional sleep. Suitable for all levels and no experience needed. This class will be finished with a relaxing temple massage.
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SPRING INTO WELLNESS YOGA WORKSHOP
April 6 | 11:00 a.m. | $35 per person A perfect yoga workshop to spring out of winter! Enjoy yoga poses for all levels with breathing exercises to jumpstart your body while discovering rituals to start each day with reflection, meditation and peace. This workshop will end with a guided imagery meditation and send you off ready to ‘bloom’ into the spring season! Enjoy a complimentary herbal tea at the end of class to relax even more.
YOGA ALIGNMENT 101 WORKSHOP
April 13 & June 15 | 11:00 a.m. | $35 per person Bring focus back to your Yoga practice. Make the most out of your practice by brushing up on alignment and learning different ways to modify your alignment in postures based on your body… there is no one size fits all in Yoga! End this informative workshop with temple rubs and live music during Savasana. 90 MINUTES.
WATER YOGA WORKSHOP
May 26, June 9 & June 23 | 8:00 a.m. $45 per person
YIN YOGA WORKSHOP: RESTORE, RELAX, RENEW March 30, April 27, May 4, June 2 & June 23 | 11:00 a.m. | $40 per person Rest, destress and manifest. This workshop starts with guided breath work and goes into slow stretching shapes to open channels in the body using meridians and Yin Yoga. End the class with a guided meditation which directs awareness to different parts of the body. Guests may wear socks and bring a notepad.
Join our aqua yoga class and learn how practicing yoga in the water can enhance your on-land yoga practice as well as how water can provide therapeutic muscle relief and mental relaxation.
MOTHER AND DAUGHTER YOGA & TEA WORKSHOP May 11 | 2:00 p.m. | $45 per person
Getaway for the day with a mother and daughter day out! Enjoy a 90-minute yoga class followed by afternoon tea with delicious pastries. 90 MINUTES.
Prices do not include tax and gratuity.
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MARCH Tuesdays… WINE & PAINTING CLASS, Cooking Studio, 7:00 p.m. Fridays & Saturdays… WINE & CIDER BIKE TOUR, Fitness Center, 11:00 a.m. Fridays & Saturdays… MEET & GREET CUPCAKE, Living Room, 4:00 pm. Sundays… WINERY OF THE MONTH TASTINGS: RdV Vineyards, Gold Cup Wine bar, 2:00 p.m. Sundays… BRUNCH BUFFET, Harrimans, 9:00 a.m. Sundays… CHEF’S TABLE DINNER, Harrimans March 2… RAID THE CELLAR, Cooking Studio, 12:00 p.m. March 3… BUBBLES AND BUTI YOGA, Fitness Center, 10:30 a.m. March 9… LOUDOUN ABUSED WOMEN’S SHELTER YOGA FUNDRAISER, Fitness Center, 11:00 a.m. March 9… PASTA PERFECTION CLASS, Cooking Studio, 2:00 p.m. March 9… BALLROOM DANCE CLASS, Fitness Center, 5:30 p.m. March 16…CAMP SALAMANDER – LUCKY CHARMS, Fitness Center, 9:00 a.m. March 16…POT OF GOLD GPS HUNT, Grand Lawn, 10:00 a.m. March 16…YOGA, GREEN BEER AND ROCK & ROLL, Fitness Center, 11:00 a.m. March 16…HOMEMADE TRUFFLES CLASS, Cooking Studio, 2:00 p.m. March 16 . GLASS FUSING CLASS, Fitness Center, 3:00 p.m. March 16… WHISKEY PAIRING DINNER, Harrimans, 6:00 p.m. March 16-17… IRISH WHISKEY WEEKEND, Gold Cup, 2:00 p.m. March 16-17… ST. PATRICK’S DAY WEEKEND AT THE MARKET, Market Salamander March 17… ULTIMATE IRISH BRUNCH BUFFET, Harrimans, 9:00 a.m. March 22… BAROLO & ANTIPASTI RECEPTION WITH CHEF DAVIDE PALLUDA, Cooking Studio, 5:30 p.m. March 23… ITALIAN COOKING CLASS WITH DAVID PALLUDA, Cooking Studio, 2:00 p.m. March 23… EIGHT-COURSE TASTING MENU WITH CHEF DAVIDE PALLUDA, Harrimans, 7:00 p.m. March 24… THREE-COURSE BRUNCH WITH CHEF DAVIDE PALLUDA, Harrimans, 11:00 a.m. March 24… YOGA NIDRA WORKSHOP, Fitness Center, 11:00 a.m. March 30… YIN YOGA WORKSHOP: RESTORE, RELAX, RENEW, Fitness Center, 11:00 a.m. March 30… SEASONAL SPRING COOKING, Cooking Studio, 2:00 p.m.
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APRIL Tuesdays....WINE & PAINTING CLASS, Cooking Studio, 7:00 p.m. Fridays & Saturdays.....WINE & CIDER BIKE TOUR, Fitness Center, 11:00 a.m. Fridays & Saturdays.....MEET & GREET CUPCAKE, Living Room, 4:00 pm. Sundays.....WINERY OF THE MONTH TASTINGS: Walsh Family Wine, Gold Cup Wine Bar, 2:00 p.m. Sundays.....BRUNCH BUFFET, Harrimans, 9:00 a.m. Sundays.....CHEFâ€™S TABLE DINNER, Harrimans April 6.......SPRING INTO WELLNESS YOGA WORKSHOP, Fitness Center, 11:00 a.m. April 6.......BUBBLES & CAVIAR PAIRING CLASS, Cooking Studio, 2:00 p.m. April 13.....YOGA ALIGNMENT 101 WORKSHOP, Fitness Center, 11:00 a.m. April 13.....EARLY SPRING BISTRO DINNER CLASS, Cooking Studio, 2:00 p.m. April 13.....BALLROOM DANCE CLASS, Fitness Center, 5:30 p.m. April 14.....BUBBLES AND BUTI YOGA, Fitness Center, 10:30 a.m. April 15-19..... SPRING BREAK CAMP SALAMANDER, Fitness Center, 9:00 a.m. April 18-21..... EASTER CHOCOLATE EGG CONTEST, Concierge Desk April 20.....GPS EASTER EGG HUNT, Grand Lawn, 10:00 a.m. April 20.....EASTER EGG DYING, Fitness Center, 1:00 p.m. April 20.....EASTER SWEETS & TREATS COOKING CLASS, Cooking Studio, 2:00 p.m. April 20.....PAINT YOUR OWN EASTER MAGNET, Fitness Center, 2:00 p.m. April 20.....GLASS FUSING CLASS, Fitness Center, 3:00 p.m. April 20.....FAMILY BINGO, Fitness Center, 4:30 p.m. April 20.....GLOW IN THE DARK EASTER EGG HUNT, Grand Lawn, 8:00 p.m. April 21.....EASTER GRAND BUFFET, Ballroom, 9:00 a.m. April 21.....EASTER EGG HUNT, Equestrian Center Lawn & Culinary Garden, 1:00 p.m. April 21.....EASTER EGG ROLL, Grand Lawn, 11:00 a.m. April 21.....EASTER EGG TOSS, Grand Lawn, 2:00 p.m. April 21.....EASTER FAMILY-STYLE DINNER, Harrimans, 3:00 p.m. April 27.....YIN YOGA WORKSHOP: RESTORE, RELAX, RENEW, Fitness Center, 11:00 a.m. April 27.....THE ULTIMATE CRAB CAKE DINNER CLASS, Cooking Studio, 2:00 p.m.
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MAY Tuesdays... WINE & PAINTING CLASS, Cooking Studio, 7:00 p.m. Fridays & Saturdays......WINE & CIDER BIKE TOUR, Fitness Center, 11:00 a.m. Fridays & Saturdays......MEET & GREET CUPCAKE, Living Room, 4:00 pm. Sundays.... WINERY OF THE MONTH TASTINGS: October One Vineyards, Gold Cup Wine bar, 2:00 p.m. Sundays.... BRUNCH BUFFET, Harrimans, 9:00 a.m. Sundays.... CHEF’S TABLE DINNER, Harrimans May 4....... YIN YOGA WORKSHOP: RESTORE, RELAX, RENEW, Fitness Center, 11:00 a.m. May 4....... CINCO DE MAYO CULINARY JOURNEY, Cooking Studio, 2:00 p.m. May 11..... MOTHER’S DAY HIGH TEA COOKING CLASS, Cooking Studio, 2:00 p.m. May 11..... MOTHER AND DAUGHTER YOGA & TEA WORKSHOP, Fitness Center, 2:00 p.m. May 11..... BALLROOM DANCE CLASS, Fitness Center, 5:30 p.m. May 12..... MOTHER’S DAY GRAND BRUNCH BUFFET, Ballroom, 9:00 a.m. May 12..... BUBBLES AND BUTI YOGA, Fitness Center, 10:30 a.m. May 12..... FAMILY-STYLE MOTHER’S DAY DINNER, Harrimans, 3:00 p.m. May 12..... SOUNDS OF SALAMANDER, Gold Cup, 4:00 p.m. May 18..... SPECIALTY DONUTS & COFFEE CLASS, Cooking Studio, 2:00 p.m. May 19..... YOGA NIDRA WORKSHOP, Fitness Center, 11:00 a.m. May 19..... SOUNDS OF SALAMANDER, Gold Cup, 4:00 p.m. May 24..... PICKLE BALL TOURNAMENT, Tennis Court, 4:00 p.m. May 25..... FAMILY SCAVENGER HUNT, Fitness Center, 10:00 a.m. May 25..... SPLASH POOL & CAFÉ OPENING DAY, 11:00 a.m. May 25..... MEMORIAL DAY PICNICS CLASS, Cooking Studio, 2:00 p.m. May 25..... DIVE-IN MOVIE – Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation, Splash Pool & Café, 8:30 p.m. May 26..... WATER YOGA WORKSHOP, Spa Pool, 8:00 a.m. May 26..... START OF SUMMER POOL PARTY, Splash Pool & Café, 12:00 p.m. May 26..... BRATS, BURGERS & BLUES BBQ, Grand Lawn, 1:00 p.m. May 26..... SOUNDS OF SALAMANDER, Gold Cup, 4:00 p.m. May 27..... MEMORIAL DAY 5K, Grand Lawn, 8:00 a.m.
NATIONAL CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL PARADE April 13 | Washington, D.C.
Experience one of the largest spectator events in the nationâ€™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! DC is less than an hour from the resort. For transportation assistance, please call our concierge at 540.326.4020.
VIRGINIA GOLD CUP RACES May 4 | Great Meadows
The legendary annual Virginia Gold Cup steeplechasing classic returns this spring. These races are a celebration of hunt country tradition and one of the largest outdoor social events held in Virginia.
GREENHILL WINERY & VINEYARDS
SKY MEADOWS STATE PARK
Located just 14 miles west of Salamander Resort & Spa, Sky Meadows State Park is a 1,864 acre park rich in history and boasting more than ten 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 including largemouth bass, catfish, crappie, sunfish and bluegill. 11012 Edmonds Lane, Delaplane, VA 20144
Located in the newly inducted Middleburg American Viticulture Area, the estate at Greenhill Winery and Vineyards consists of 20 acres of mostly vitis vinifera vineyards set against the stunning backdrop of the Blue Ridge Mountain range. The grape varieties include the Burgundy grapes of Chardonnay and Pinot Noir, a nice Bordeaux combination of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot, and Merlot along with some Riesling, and Seyval Blanc. www.greenhillvineyards.com
Walk-on reservations Saturdays and Sundays. Check-in between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Walk-ons are “pick up” games of paintball. The group is a mixture of all ages and skill levels and is comprised of all players who show up to play without a reservation. Even teams are formed by a referee before games begin. 703.327.7640 or www.pevs.com
BOXWOOD ESTATE WINERY
Thursdays – Sundays | 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Boxwood Estate Winery produces red wine in three styles in the Bordeaux tradition from five varieties of grapes certified by the French government and grown on the estate: Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot and Malbec. www.boxwoodwinery.com
NATIONAL SPORTING MUSEUM & LIBRARY
Wednesdays – Sundays | 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Founded in 1954, the National Sporting Library & Museum is located in the heart of Virginia’s beautiful hunt country. The world-class research library and fine art museum highlights the rich heritage and tradition of country pursuits. Angling, horsemanship, shooting, steeplechasing, foxhunting, flat racing, polo, coaching, and wildlife are among the subjects one can explore in the institution’s general stacks, rare book holdings, archives, and art collection. The NSLM offers a wide variety of educational programs, exhibitions, and family activities throughout the year. More details: 540.687.6542
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MT. DEFIANCE CIDERY & DISTILLERY
Tuesdays – Sundays | 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Mt. Defiance creates handcrafted, small batch hard cider and spirits located in historic downtown Middleburg. www.mtdefiance.com
STONE TOWER WINERY
Thursday – Monday | 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Set atop Hogback Mountain on 306 exquisite acres, Stone Tower’s vineyards enjoy a terroir consisting of underlying rocky soils, undulating terrain and a unique microclimate. The rolling hills allow for a variety of different types of grapes, depending on the prevailing winds, arc of the sun, and the underlying soils. For more information, please call 703.777-2797.
BIG DOGS POTS POTTERY STUDIO
Up for exploring your creative side? Big Dog Pots Pottery Studio offers a range of fun activities for the artist in you including hand-building, wheel throwing, and glass fusing and glazing. More information, please call 540.364.2834.
BLOOMING HILLS GARDEN AND GIFT SHOP Fridays & 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 homegrown and handmade lavender products, everlasting wreaths, and hometown prints from original oil paintings by Loudoun County Artist, Peter Rinek. For more information, please call 703.431.0779.
TWILIGHT TASTINGS July | Equestrian Center
This July, join us for a celebration of locally brewed beers, ciders and wine. Over 20 area breweries and wineries takeover our Equestrian Center so you can sample refreshing libations, indulge in delicious food and dance under the stars while enjoying live music.
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Upcoming Events YAPPY HOUR
Tuesdays | Gold Cup & Grand Lawn The winter was ruff, but we are happy to celebrate the arrival of summer with the return of Yappy Hour this June. Every Tuesday, watch as your pooch tests their skills in the obstacle course while you indulge in a special menu from Gold Cup Wine Bar featuring â€œSharing Chowâ€? including our Pimento Cheese Hush Puppies and a refreshing Pup-tail Menu with our Spicy Pup-arita. A portion of the proceeds are donated to the Middleburg Humane Foundation.
Salamander Resort & Spa is the home for the Middleburg Film Festival which offers four days of fantastic films in a spectacular setting. Experience the natural beauty, food, wine and warm hospitality of Middleburg while experiencing a carefully curated selection of narrative and documentary films screen in intimate theatre environments. The films include festival favorites, world premieres, first-class foreign films and Academy Award contenders. www.middleburgfilm.org
BRUNCH WITH SANTA Saturdays | December
Our ballroom transforms into a winter wonderland where you can visit with Santa and his elves while enjoying a delicious brunch with sweet and savory holiday favorites for the entire family. The brunch also will feature a make-your-own holiday ornament designing station and photo opportunity with Santa.
INDEPENDENCE DAY BBQ & CELEBRATION
Celebrate the 4th of July at Salamander Resort & Spa with an amazing fireworks experience and classic BBQ including mouth-watering ribs, grilled chicken, house-made cole slaw and much more! Live entertainment will keep you dancing all night and there will be even more fun for the entire family.
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