Photography By Paul Purpura
Nelson County Life Magazine Â©2008
Our Paul Purpura has been busy this weekend, capturing all of the events upon Wintergreen Mountain, and down in the valley. Lots more continues right on through Monday, so get out and enjoy!
Wintergreen Performing Arts International Wine Festival
Music acts at Wintergreen Resort
In the valley at Wintergreen Winery, they were pouring up the wine on the first day of their Annual Romp, Stomp & Chomp. It continues through Sunday!
Tons more events will be going on through Labor Day via the Nelson Tourism and Visitor’s Center:
August 30, 31
Romp, Stomp and Chomp! Harvest Celebration at Wintergreen Winery. Do you want to stomp grapes like Lucy? Here’s your chance! Help us send off summer and welcome the harvest on Labor Day Weekend with grape stomping, live music, wine and Virginia foods tasting, specials, winery tours and door prizes. Great picnic fare and scenic riverside picnic sites…all in a family friendly setting. Admission includes wine glass, tasting, live music and grape stomping. 10 am-6 pm. Fee. 434-361-2519
Montebello Community Market Day.
Annual event featuring regional artists & crafts, live music, bake sale, flea market. Children’s activities and home cooked food prepared & served by the fire & rescue crew. Vendors welcome. Benefits Montebello Fire and Rescue Department. Montebello is near the Blue Ridge Parkway and Wintergreen Resort in beautiful Nelson County. 540-377-5754
International Wine Festival at Wintergreen Resort 12- 6 pm
Wintergreen Performing Arts is a not-for-profit music organization located in Nelson County. Blue Ridge Mountains bringing a year-round program of education and entertainment to Central Virginia.
Labor Day Barbeque DelFosse Winery from 11 am – 3 pm. 434-263-6100