Summer Escape Wine Event

Event Date: 
Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
RSVP Required
Included Items: 
Experience Mount Vernon after hours and indulge in gourmet fare while enjoying locally brewed craft beer, wine, and other culinary treats. Tour the Mansion and gardens and enjoy the breathtaking sunset from Washington's lawn.

Sip craft beer and taste local and historic culinary treats while watching the sun set at the first president’s home! Relax to live bluegrass music, play colonial games, and unwind against the backdrop of the Potomac River.

Mount Vernon’s chocolatiers will demonstrate the process of making chocolate while serving up chocolate martini samples. The event also offers foodies a chance to talk with a 18th-century herbalist and sample flavorful herb-infused dips and teas. 

After sampling culinary treats and libations, stroll the lantern-lit grounds and immerse yourself in the 18th century as you mingle with costumed residents. Enjoy 18th-century music, dancing, ice cream making demonstrations, and more historic fun.

Summer Escape takes place rain or shine.

Tickets available here.