Epicurience Virginia weekend is finally here! I hope that you are as excited as I am to drink delicious Virginia wine, taste local cuisines,  hang out with friends and so much more at this year's festival. Don't forget to kick off the weekend tonight with the Loudoun Wine Awards. It's not too late to get tickets to Epicurience Virginia 2016. Here's what you need to know:

loudoun wine awardsLoudoun Wine Awards - October 14

The 2nd Annual Loudoun Wine Awards showcases the best wines in the county. With 40+ wineries in the Loudoun county, you can experience the best wines in one evening.  Join the winemakers, winegrowers and winery owners as we celebrate these award-winning wines. We will start the evening with a grand tasting of the award winning wines, followed by the awards reception and dinner.

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Epicurience Virginia is a premier food and wine festival held in Loudoun. In its fourth year, Epicurience Virginia's Grand Tasting event will be held at The Barn at One Loudoun this Saturday with unique and exclusive events going on all weekend long. Guests can expect to taste award-winning wines, savor local cuisines, witness celebrated chefs demonstrate their talents and get involved with activities such as oyster shucking and wine education. Get your VIP or General Admission tickets today!

As always, make sure to check out our events calendar to stay up to date on all that's happening in Loudoun. Here are other great events this weekend:

Picturing English Pastimes: National Sporting Library & Museum - Until January 15

Brambleton Farmers Market - Until October 30

Pumpkin Village Fall Fest: Leesburg Animal Park - Until November 8

Art Exhibit: National Sporting Library & Museum - Until November 27

Food Truck Fridays: Bogati Winery - October 14

9th Annual Oktoberfest: Doner Bistro - October 14-16

Fireside Ghost Stories: Salamander Resort & Spa - October 14

Shocktober - October 14-16

Pints & Poses: Lost Rhino Brewing Company - October 15

Live Music: Two Twisted Posts Winery - October 15

Chefscape Jazz Brunch - October 15

Black Label Pick Up Party: Bogati Winery - October 15

Artist Reception: 868 Estate Vineyards - October 15

Live Music: North Gate Vineyard - October 15

Pasta Perfection Cooking Class: Salamander Resort & Spa - October 15

Wood-Fired Saturday:  Bogati Winery - October 15

Pumpkin Carving: Salamander Resort & Spa - October 15

Hangover Brunch: Lost Rhino Retreat - October 16

Live Music: North Gate Vineyard - October 16

Trick or Treat Murder Mystery Dinner: Leesburg Brewing Company - October 16