Saturday, June 9, from 11 am until 6 pm
2018 Happy Retreat Wine and Jazz Festival
Please join us on Saturday, June 9, 2018, for the Happy Retreat Wine & Jazz Festival, held on the historic grounds of Happy Retreat, former home of Charles Town founder Charles Washington, brother of George Washington and certified National Treasure by the National Trust of Historic Preservation.
General admission – $30 in advance/$35 at the gate
Designated Driver (non-drinking) – $20
Children 12 & under – FREE
General Admission ticket holders receive a commemorative tasting glass, free tasting of all wines, great music and access to our food vendors and craft vendors.
Designated Driver (non-drinking) ticket holders will listen to the great music and had access to our food vendors and craft vendors.
Over 50 fine wines are available for free tasting.
11:30 to 12:30 – The Jordan English Quartet
12:45 to 1:45 – The Jordan English Quartet
2:00 to 3:00 – The Max Kool Quintet
3:15 to 4:15 – Built 4 Comfort Band
4:30 to 5:45 – Ginada Pinata
The Mediterranean Café, a local favorite
M Street Bakery, savory sweets, and sandwiches
Charles Washington historic home will be open for tours!
Four Seasons Bookstore will be selling books on wine and local history.
Parking is available on site and at nearby parking lots.
Pets are not permitted. Service dogs are allowed.
THANK YOU to all the community members and friends who stepped up to help with this festival! We have enough volunteers to fill all the positions so if you were thinking about volunteering, please feel free to enjoy the festival as an attendee. (If you have emailed Festival Director Fiona but have not received a response, she’s been experiencing problems with emails but she WILL get back to you with your assignments. She hopes to have this resolved tomorrow or Sunday. Thank you for your patience.)
Again, thank you SO much for being willing to give us your time and we’ll see you on Saturday, June 9! Keep your fingers crossed for GREAT weather!