September 27, 2019


Thank you to everyone who attended our Oktoberfest/Art in the Burg event on Saturday – it was an incredible day. We estimate 4,000-5,000 people came to enjoy the wonderful arts, crafts, food, entertainment, and – of course – beer from Old Ox Brewery! We enjoyed the community spirit and the beautiful fall weather with friends, neighbors, and visitors! We hope to see you next year!

Big events coming up soon, including the Virginia Fall Races, Middleburg Film Festival, and 1000 Miglia Warm Up USA 2019.

Oktoberfest Street photo

Town Council Vacancy

Please send letters of interest no later than Tuesday, October 1 to
P.O. Box 187
10 W Marshall Street
Middleburg, VA 20118

Town Council Vacancy


The election of members of the Board of Supervisors is coming up quickly – November 5th! To help inform residents, the Coalition of Loudoun Towns (COLT) is sponsoring debates for Board Chair, Blue Ridge District Supervisor, and Catoctin District Supervisor. The Board Chair and Blue Ridge District Supervisor directly represent the Town of Middleburg. Please consider attending these debates to hear the candidates discuss how they would serve you, western Loudoun, and the Town of Middleburg. Consider submitting questions in advance. See below!

Thursday, October 3, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Blue Ridge District Debate
Bush Tabernacle
250 W Nursery Ave, Purcellville

Board of Supervisors-Blue Ridge District Debate

Wednesday, October 9, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Chair-At-Large Debate
Ida Lee Park
60 Ida Lee Dr NW, Leesburg

Chair-At-Large Debate

Monday, September 16, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Catoctin Supervisor Debate
Lovettsville Volunteer Fire and Rescue
12837 Berlin Tpke, Lovettsville

Catoctin Supervisor Debate

What's Going on This Week?
September 27 - October 4, 2019 

Saturday, September 28, 9:00 am

Wednesday & Saturday, Sept 25 & 28, 9:00 am
Gut-Health Connection:  Enhancing Your Management Strategy &
Lyme Disease:  A New Patient Care Approach
Come join us for a vibrant experience focused on nutrition, health and community while we gather around a tasting of fine European fare and discover an exclusive range of supplements and management protocols.  Located at Greenhill Winery, 23595 Winery Lane Middleburg, VA 20117  for more information, please visit 

Greenhill Winery, Digestive Health

Saturday, September 28, 12:00 pm

Join noted historian Rachel Thompson of the George C. Marshall International Center as she presents on this pivotal accomplishment in world history. Thompson will also have copies of her book, Marshall: A Statesman Shaped in the Crucible of Waravailable for purchase and signing.  Middleburg Library, 101 Reed Street, 540-687-5730,

Middleburg Library, George C. Marshall

Saturday, September 28

Land Trust of Virginia’s 3rd Annual Tour de Conservation Easement Bicycle Event.  Taking place in Fauquier and  Loudoun Counties on Saturday, September 28th and features a 20-mile (32km) and 62-mile (100km) option over gravel and paved roads and through some private properties. It includes pit stops, food and fun! Proceeds support LTV’s mission of protecting land, which keep our roads rural and helps preserve our quiet gravel roads.  For more information and registration info, visit:
Land Trust of Virginia Tour de flyer

Saturday, September 28, 2019, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

You are invited to the Artists in Middleburg (AiM's) newest juried exhibit:  The Glories of the Untamed:  Wildlife up Close.  102 W Washington St. 

AiM Glories of the Untamed

Saturday, September 28, 7:00 pm

Southern Influenced Tasting Event
Drifting Table is hosting a fixed tasting menu dinner on Saturday, September 28th at  Mt. Defiance Cider Barn at 7 pm. The dinner will showcase local ingredients with a playful Southern and Spanish twist. The tasting is priced at $80 per person with a Mt. Defiance and Pearmund Cellars cider/wine pairing for $30 (optional). Advanced ticket sales are required as seats are very limited. For more information or tickets please contact us at: 

Sunday, September 29, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join us at Le Boudoir for a fun and informative celebration of girls preteen and up and their Moms. Walk the pink carpet, with your best look forward.
Livy and Lana, Bras for Us: Designed by girls for girls. Over two years in testing and refinements. Made with impeccable attention to comfort, and detail your daughter will love to live in.  5 South Madison Street

Le Boudoir, Livy.Lana Launch Party

Sunday, September 29, 3:00 pm

Dixie Rhythm! at Emmanuel Church's Parish House
Don't miss this smokin' hot jazz band!  This is the perfect family outing for a Sunday afternoon.  Come tap your toes with a jazz band that's thrilled local audiences for over 19 years.  It's all happening at Emmanuel Church's Parish House, 105 E. Washington Street, Middleburg.  For reservations, call 540-687-6297.

Emmanuel Church, Dixie Rhythm

Through September

Richard Allen Clothing Celebrating 7 years in Middleburg

Richard Allen Clothing

Saturday, October 5, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Byrne Gallery in Middleburg is proud to present “Blue Ridge Harmony,” a new exhibit for the month of October that celebrates Gerald Hennesy’s latest oil on canvas landscapes of verdant pastures, woodland views and the beauty of the Virginia countryside.  This exciting one man exhibition will showcase local scenes of both Loudoun and Fauquier counties and feature Goose Creek, the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Sky Meadow and the Potomac and Shenandoah Rivers.  The show will begin on October 2nd and continue through Novembr 10th.  There will a special reception for the artist on Saturday, October 5th, 2019 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM and all are invited to attend. 
Please join us for visit during the month of October.  
7 W Washington St.

Gallery hours are 11 a.m. through 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays and Sunday noon through 5 p.m.  Monday and Tuesday are by appointment.

The Byrne Gallery, Gerald Hennesy
The Byrne Gallery, Gerald Hennesy
Byrne Gallery, Gerald Hennesy

What's Going on Next Week and Beyond?

Sunday, October 6, 2:00 pm

Join A Place To Be at The Hill School in Middleburg for our Fall Community Show featuring our interactive Music & Emotion show now touring Loudoun County elementary schools and Reach Out, a new Same Sky production starring Amy Stone that will tour middle schools this fall. Both shows are sure to move your heart and spirit! Tickets $10 at the door! 

A Place To Be, Community Premier

Sunday, October 6, 2:00 pm

Interfaith Blessing of the Animals: Bring your dogs, cats, hamsters, horses, livestock, teddy bears, and more to an interfaith Blessing of the Animals at the National Sporting Library and Museum. The service and blessings, led by The Rev. Gene LeCouteur of Emmanuel Episcopal Church and other ministers from our area, are interfaith and ecumenical; people of all faiths are encouraged to attend.  For more information, please visit the event page

Emmanual Episcopal Church Blessing of the Animals

Tuesday, October 8, 11:00 am

Join the Piedmont Garden Club on October 8th at 11am at the Middleburg Community Center for Growing Beautiful Food - a lecture on how to become a thoughtful steward of your own beautiful, edible landscape by award-winning author and speaker Matthew Benson.  Reserve a seat by October 1st, $55 each, which includes a box lunch. Tickets may be purchased by sending a check to Piedmont Garden Club, PO Box 275, The Plains, VA 20198

For more information, contact Margaret Littleton at (540) 687-6246 or by email at

Piedmont Garden Club, Growing Beautiful Food Flyer

Tuesday, October 8, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Roundtable Discussion at the National Sporting Library & Museum, 102 The Plains Road For more information or to RSVP contact Valerie Peacock at 540-687-6542, x25, or  

NSLM, African American Horsemen

Wednesdays, October 9, 16, 23, 30, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Discover the pleasures of oil painting with Dell Keathley.  For more information:  

AiM, Dell Keathley

Saturday, October 19, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Blood Donors Wanted for Upcoming Loudoun Blood Drive Events
The Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System, Inova Loudoun Hospital and Inova Blood Donor Services encourage you to make a lifesaving appointment to donate at one of our upcoming community blood drives. 
Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Station #3 - Middleburg
910 W Washington Street

Click HERE for an appointment
or call 1-866-BLOODSAVES (CODE 5245)
Middleburg Fire Dept Blood Drive

Saturday, October 12, 9:00 am

JOIN US TO CELEBRATE THE 65th RUNNING OF THE VIRGINIA FALL RACES.  For tickets and more information go to

VA Fall Races poster

Thursday - Sunday, October 17 - 20

2019 Middleburg Film Festival

The Middleburg Film Festival offers four days of fantastic films in a spectacular setting, only 30 minutes from Dulles International Airport and just one hour from Washington, D.C.  A carefully curated selection of narrative and documentary films screen in intimate theatre environments, followed by fascinating Q and A's with world-renowned filmmakers, actors, and other special guests. The films include festival favorites, world and regional premieres, first-class foreign films, and Oscar contenders.  Visit for more information.

Middleburg Film Fest

Saturday, October 19, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free document shredding at BB&T Bank
BB&T Shred Event

To view all of our events, check out our
 Events Calendar on our website!

A Headlin

Ongoing Events

Wednesdays Sept. 4 - Oct. 16, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Ballroom Dancing at the Community Center

Ballroom Dancing

September 7 - October 26

HappyFeet/LEGENDS Fall League at Middleburg Community Center - HappyFeet is an exciting mobile soccer clinic for children. Our non-competitive “Story Time with a Soccer Ball” approach is used at daycares, preschools and recreation centers. We're committed to helping children form HEALTHY EXERCISE HABITS using the world's most popular game, soccer!  For more information, visit or email 

Happy Feet Flyer

Sunday, September 22, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Sunday, September 22, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Byrne Gallery is proud to present “Turning the New Leaf: Cyanotypes in the Modern Age”. This exhibition of new work by Lesley Riley for the month of September explores her groundbreaking combination of the 150-year old cyanotype process with modern digital methods, blending the classic and contemporary to create unique botanical art.  Please join us for a special reception for the artist on Saturday, September 14th from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. This event is open to the public and everyone is invited to attend! On Sunday, September 22nd from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Lesley will give an Artist Talk about her work and process. The show will open on September 4th and continue through September 29th.

Please call to say you will attend
7 West Washington Street, Middleburg, VA

Byrne Gallery

Middleburg Farmers Market

Every Saturday until October 26, 8:30 am - 1:00 pm

The Middleburg Community Farmer's Market is sponsored by the Town of Middleburg to provide local agriculturalists with a retail outlet for their products.  The market provides the citizens of the area with an opportunity to purchase fresh quality products from the people who produce them.  

Located behind the Middleburg Bank 
105 Federal Street
Saturday mornings, 8:30 am - 1 pm 
May 4 - October 26, 2019

Upcoming Meetings in the Town Office:

Wednesday, October 2, 6:00 pm - Go Green Meeting

Thursday, October 3, 5:30 pm - Historic District Review Committee

Thursday, October 10, 8:30 am - Streetscape Committee

Thursday, October 10, 6:00 pm - Town Council Meeting

Monday, October 14, Columbus Day - Town Office Closed

Tuesday, October 15,  6:00 pm - Wellhead Protection Advisory

Tuesday, October 15, 6:00 pm - Cultural & Community Events Committee

Wednesday, October 16, 4:00 pm - Utility Committee

Wednesday, October 16, 5:30 pm - M
iddleburg Arts Council Meeting

Tuesday, October 22, 11:30 am - Middleburg Strategic Finance Committee

Thursday, October 24, 6:00 pm - Town Council Meeting

Monday, October 28, 9:00 am - Economic Development Advisory Committee

Monday, October 28, 7:00 pm - Planning Commission


American Legion

Good News!!

You can now watch live streaming/video of the Town Council, Planning Commission and Historic District Review Committee's monthly meetings on the Town's website.

Middleburg sign

Razor Recycling flyer

Middleburg Disclaimer

Do you have an update or a new event you would like to add?
Please feel free to email Marcia Horgen at
with your information or with any questions that you may have.

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Marcia Horgen
Town of Middleburg
10 W Marshall Street
P.O. Box 187
Middleburg, VA 20118

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