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Upcoming Events

March 11, 2015

Appreciation Days at Wintergreen Resort

Appreciation Days at Wintergreen Resort.

Start: March 11, 2015 9:00 am
End: March 11, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Wintergreen Resort
Phone: 434-325-8065
Address:
39 Wintergreen Drive, Roseland, VA, 22958

March 12, 2015

SBDC Workshop – How to Start a Business

Who Should Attend: Anyone thinking about starting a small business, or who has started a business within the last year and realizes they may have missed a few things.
We will review the steps to a successful start, the registrations and regulations, and the components of sound business planning, including financial projections.
Register Now – space is limited!

SBDC Contact Info

2211 Hydraulic Road, Charlottesville, VA 22901

Phone: 434-295-8198

Fax: 434-979-4123

Email: sbdc@cvsbdc.org

Start: March 12, 2015 10:00 am
End: March 12, 2015 11:30 am
Venue: Central Virginia SBDC
Phone: 434-979-5610
Address:
2211 Hydraulic Road, Charlottesville, VA, 22901
Cost: Free

Portuguese Wine Dinner at Basic Necessities

Portuguese Wine Dinner at Basic Necessities.

Start: March 12, 2015 6:30 pm
End: March 12, 2015 8:30 pm
Venue: Basic Necessities Restaurant and Wine and Cheese Shop
Phone: 434-361-1766
Address:
2226 Rockfish Valley HIghway, Nellysford, VA, 22958

Veritas Dance Party at Veritas Vineyard and Winery

Veritas Dance Party at Veritas Vineyard and Winery.

Start: March 12, 2015 7:00 pm
End: March 12, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Veritas Vineyard & Winery
Phone: 540-456-8000
Address:
151 Veritas Lane, Afton, VA, 22920

March 13, 2015

SBDC Workshop – Food Biz 101

An introduction to industry-specific factors to be considered when launching any type of food business as well as best practices for successfully operating an existing food business:  QSR or FSR dining; food truck; caterer; specialty food product manufacturing; bakery; farmer’s market booth; etc.

The always informative and popular VirginiaSBDC speaker, Marc Willson will cover a variety of topics related to the unique aspects of food businesses, including:

  • What makes a good Food-preneur?
  • Rules & regulations to be aware of and resources for the details you must follow
  • Production descriptions:  menu design, label design, required and optional nutritional information
  • Location, location, location:  what are the options and the implications of each
  • Financial norms – COGS; wholesale & retail pricing; appropriate allocations of Operating Profits into labor costs, various operating expenses, and targeted profits
  • Hiring and managing the stereotypical people drawn to employment in food businesses
  • Methods for educating and attracting “new customers”
  • Food business most effective promotional activities

Register Now – Space is limited!

SBDC Contact Info

2211 Hydraulic Road, Charlottesville, VA 22901

Phone: 434-295-8198

Fax: 434-979-4123

Email: sbdc@cvsbdc.org

Start: March 13, 2015 8:30 am
End: March 13, 2015 10:30 am
Venue: Albemarle County Office Bldg
Phone: 434-295-6712
Address:
McIntire Road, Room 235, Charlottesville, VA
Cost: Free

Lester Seal and Friends live at Wild Wolf Brewing Company

Lester Seal and Friends live at Wild Wolf Brewing Company.

Start: March 13, 2015 7:00 pm
End: March 13, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Wild Wolf Brewing Company
Phone: 434-361-0088
Address:
2461 Rockfish Valley Hwy, Nellysford, Virginia, 22958

Big Daddy Karaoke at Rockfish One Fifty-One Pub

Big Daddy Karaoke at Rockfish One Fifty-One Pub.

Start: March 13, 2015 8:30 pm
End: March 13, 2015 11:30 pm
Venue: Rockfish One Fifty-One Pub
Phone: 434-996-6992
Address:
9278 Rockfish Valley Highway, Afton, VA, 22920

Moon live at The Edge at Wintergreen Resort

Moon live at The Edge at Wintergreen Resort.

Start: March 13, 2015 9:30 pm
End: March 13, 2015 11:55 pm
Venue: Wintergreen Resort
Phone: 434-325-8065
Address:
39 Wintergreen Drive, Roseland, VA, 22958

March 14, 2015

Tea at Blue Haven 151 Farm and B and B

Tea at Blue Haven 151 Farm and B and B.

Date: March 14, 2015
Venue: Blue Haven 151
Phone: 434-688-4391
Address:
10531 Patrick Henry Highway, Roseland, VA, 22967

Slide & Splash Bash Weekend at Wintergreen Resort

Slide & Splash Bash Weekend at Wintergreen Resort.

Start: March 14, 2015 9:00 am
End: March 14, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Wintergreen Resort
Phone: 434-325-2200
Address:
39 Wintergreen Drive, Lovingston, VA, 22967

Maybe Tomorrow live at The Edge at Wintergreen Resort

Maybe Tomorrow live at The Edge at Wintergreen Resort.

Start: March 14, 2015 3:00 pm
End: March 14, 2015 6:00 pm
Venue: Wintergreen Resort
Phone: 434-325-2200
Address:
Wintergreen Drive, Wintergreen, VA, 22958

St. Patricks Day at Rockfish One Fifty-One Pub

St. Patricks Day at Rockfish One Fifty-One Pub.

Start: March 14, 2015 4:00 pm
End: March 14, 2015 10:30 pm
Venue: Rockfish One Fifty-One Pub
Phone: 434-996-6992
Address:
9278 Rockfish Valley Highway, Afton, VA, 22920

Freight Paid live at Wild Wolf Brewing Company

Freight Paid live at Wild Wolf Brewing Company.

Start: March 14, 2015 7:00 pm
End: March 14, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Wild Wolf Brewing Company
Phone: 434-361-0088
Address:
2461 Rockfish Valley Hwy, Nellysford, Virginia, 22958

The Greg Ward Project live at The Edge at Wintergreen Resort

The Greg Ward Project live at The Edge at Wintergreen Resort.

Start: March 14, 2015 9:30 pm
End: March 14, 2015 11:55 pm
Venue: Wintergreen Resort
Phone: 434-325-8065
Address:
39 Wintergreen Drive, Roseland, VA, 22958

March 15, 2015

Nelson County Community Orchestra Concert

Nelson County Community OrchestraThe Nelson County Community Orchestra, under the direction of Philip Clark, conductor, will be presenting a FREE Concert on Sunday, March 15 at 3:30 PM at the Rockfish Valley Community Center, 190 Rockfish School Lane in Afton, Virginia 22920. The performance will include works by Purcell, Joplin, Handel, Timothy and Copland and a Suite from Downton Abbey (PBS Masterpiece Classics). The orchestra will be also joined by members of the Rockfish Presbyterian Church Men’s Choir and young musicians from the Nelson County String Education Program.

New musicians are always welcome to join the orchestra – more information at: www.nelsoncco.or or email NCCOrchestra@gmail.com. Rehearsals are Mondays 7-9 pm at the Rockfish Valley Community Center.

Start: March 15, 2015 3:30 am
End: March 15, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: Rockfish Valley Community Center
Phone: 434-361-0100
Address:
190 Rockfish Lane, Afton, VA, 22920
Cost: Free

Slide & Splash Bash Weekend at Wintergreen Resort

Slide & Splash Bash Weekend at Wintergreen Resort.

Start: March 15, 2015 9:00 am
End: March 15, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Wintergreen Resort
Phone: 434-325-2200
Address:
39 Wintergreen Drive, Lovingston, VA, 22967

St. Patty’s Day at Wild Wolf Brewing Company

St. Patty’s Day at Wild Wolf Brewing Company.

Start: March 15, 2015 11:30 am
End: March 15, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Wild Wolf Brewing Company
Phone: 434-361-0088
Address:
2461 Rockfish Valley Highway, Nellysford, VA, 22958

Live Music at Wild Wolf Brewing Company

Live Music at Wild Wolf Brewing Company.

Start: March 15, 2015 11:30 am
End: March 15, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Wild Wolf Brewing Company
Phone: 434-361-0088
Address:
2461 Rockfish Valley Hwy, Nellysford, Virginia, 22958

French Crepe Day at DelFosse at DelFosse Vineyards and Winery

French Crepe Day at DelFosse Vineyards and Winery.1PM to 5PM.

Start: March 15, 2015 1:00 pm
End: March 15, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: DelFosse Vineyards & Winery
Phone: 434-263-6100
Address:
500 DelFosse Winery Lane, Faber, VA, 22938

Nelson County Historical Society Annual Membership Meeting and Program

Nelson County Historical Society Annual Membership Meeting at The Carriage House at Oak Ridge Estate.

Start: March 15, 2015 2:00 pm
End: March 15, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: The Carriage House at Oak Ridge Estate
Address:
2300 Oak Ridge Road, Arrington, VA, 22922