Friends of Caledon State Park

King George, VA



Caledon State Park

11617 Caledon Road

​King George, VA 22485​

(540) 663-3861 | caledon@dcr.virginia.gov


DETAILS


Enjoy the tastes from Virginia wineries and art from local artists at the Caledon Art and Wine Festival. Times are 10-5pm Saturday; 11-4pm Sunday rain or shine but we're calling for shine. Tickets are $15 and parking is $5. Cash only if purchased at the festival. Tickets must be purchased for each day. Tickets may be purchased online with a credit card.  The price of admission includes a full size collectible wine glass

Admission is free for non-tasters and children.

The picnic shelter, gift shop and visitor center will be open, and hay wagon rides will be available for all

This event is both child and dog-friendly.

Friendly dogs on leashes are permitted. Please bring something to clean up after your pet.


MUSIC:


We are pleased to add musical entertainment to this year’s art and wine festival. Enjoy some great music along with amazing wine, food and art! What a great way to spend the weekend. 


Saturday’s featured musician (11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.)
SONS OF THE BEACH, featuring Steve Jarrell and Lee Quisenberry
Based in Virginia, SONS OF THE BEACH entertain audiences throughout the Southeast, providing an enjoyable trip down memory lane with featured music from the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s as well as Carolina beach tunes. In 2005, Steve was inducted into the Carolina Beach Music Hall of Fame and was presented with the Billy Scott Lifetime Achievement Award from the Beach Music Association International. http://www.sonsofthebeach.net/

Sunday’s featured musician (12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.):
Laurie Rose Griffith and Peter Mealy
Laurie and Peter are a husband/wife duo that has been performing together since 1994. They both sing and between the two of them, play guitar, mandolin, string bass, and harmonica. Their album, Tocoi Light, won a Washington Area Music Award (WAMMY) for “Best Debut Album of the Year” in 1996. Over the past two decades, they have played the Philadelphia Folk Festival, Olympic Village (Atlanta, GA), and countless concerts, festivals, clubs, coffeehouses, wineries, and weddings on the East Coast.
http://www.laurieandpeter.com/home.html


Caledon State Park Art and Wine Festival

November 4 – November 5
Saturday Nov 4 at 10 AM to 5 PM

Sunday Nov 5 at 11 AM to 4 PM
 

CIDER:


We are excited to share that Cobbler Mountain Cider will be joining the Caledon Art and Wine Festival this year

FOOD:


We have the best food for you to enjoy as well at the annual Caledon Art and Wine Festival, November 4th and 5th. Here's the line-up:

Sparky's BBQ - If you attended last year, you know how good it was! There were lines for a reason. Sparky's will be serving up award winning pulled pork BBQ, beef brisket, hickory smoked ribs and homemade sides that include mac-n-cheese, cole slaw, bbq baked beans and french fries. In 2016 Sparkys BBQ was voted People's Choice champion at the annual Barbeque Jamboree in Fredericksburg. They'll also have something to satisfy the little ones.

Denson's Grocery from Colonial Beach - If you like seafood, you'll be stopping by Denson's booth to see what Rocky and Blaire have cooked up for you... enjoy their famous fried oysters, crab cakes, butternut squash bisque, and warm crab dip. Denson's continues to be recognized in the region for their outstanding cuisine. They continue to be best of the best!

Tides Inn Market - New this year to the art and wine festival, Caitlin will not disappoint. She brings a sophisticated culinary experience to the park with her wraps, cheese plates with
homemade bread, spiced nuts and fruit, savory egg cups with bacon, fresh herbs and savory pastry and more.

Apple Frankie's - Dwayne and his team offers a festive and lively menu featuring fresh squeezed lemonade, fruit smoothies, pierogies, funnel cakes with assorted toppings, fried Oreos and more! Featured on the hit show "Carnival Eats," stop by and enjoy his famous pierogies.

JennEclairs - Anyone from King George knows of the confectionery delight homemade by Virginia. If you recall from last year, she sold out both days so don't save dessert for last in this case! She'll have her assortment of pies, cupcakes, cakes, her famous eclairs and more. You'll want to take something home to enjoy for later.

Don't miss out - buy your tickets online and avoid the lines. You can purchase your tickets ahead of time on Eventbrite at http://bit.ly/caledonwine. The cost is only $15 for tasters and non-tasters enjoy free admission...what a deal!