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Ingleside Vineyards and Rappahannock POPS Orchestra Join Together to offer “Dancing Under the Stars”
Ingleside Vineyards to host benefit for the Rappahannock POPS Orchestra, one of our region’s premier musical talents and a leader in music education.
OAK GROVE, VA June 10, 2013 – Ingleside Vineyards, one of Virginia’s oldest and largest wineries, will host a benefit for the Rappahannock POPS Orchestra on Saturday, June 15th from 7pm – 10pm. All are invited for an evening of wine, dancing and big band music in Ingleside’s unique European-style courtyard.
The event will feature tastings of Ingleside’s award-winning wines set to the tunes of the regionally acclaimed Rappahannock POPS Orchestra. Formed in 1999, the Rappahannock POPS includes more than 70 professional, semi-professional and talented amateur musicians, with a commitment to bringing accessible live music to the region. As a non-profit, the Rappahannock POPS has been steadfast in an effort to promote music education, awareness and appreciation. Members have been leaders in the effort to bring artistic development opportunities both to our youth and to the community at large. The Rappahannock POPS is entirely dependent on the generosity of businesses and individuals to accomplish its mission.
According to Elaine Mason, member of the POPS Board of Directors, “We look forward to partnering with Ingleside Vineyards for Dancing Under the Stars. Their European courtyard is the perfect venue to bring this wonderful musical experience to our community. This is going to be an evening of fun for a great cause.”
Admission to “Dancing Under the Stars” includes music, wine tasting, winery tour and a souvenir glass. A portion of all ticket sales from this event will go directly to benefit the mission of the Rappahannock POPS. An optional dinner is available by advance reservation, or bring your own picnic. Reservations are strongly recommended for music and required for dinner. Tickets are $30 in advance; $35 at the door (music only). Dinner is $15 by advance reservation only. For reservations, please call 804.224.8687.
About Ingleside Vineyards:
Producing its first wines in 1980, Ingleside Vineyards is one of Virginia’s oldest and largest wineries. Over the last 30 years, Ingleside has won awards from numerous state, national and international competitions. Ingleside welcomes visitors with daily guided tours and tastings, wine events and wedding facilities, as well as overnight stays in two waterfront rental cottages. For more information, please visit: www.inglesidevineyards.com.