Annual Adventure. Lifetime Memories. Whatever your pleasure, enjoy it with us this fall. Toast to friends and fun at our seasonal culinary events, slip into spa-mode and relish in a relaxing bliss, witness your family bond even more with daily activities, explore the countryside on horseback, and most of all, enjoy this time of year with the ones you love most and make a new memory or two along the way.
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Come And Play
National Sporting LibraryLearn More
Middleburg Main StreetLearn More
Art ClassesLearn More
Daily Family ActivitesLearn More
Zip LiningLearn More
Keeping Up With CupcakeLearn More
Archery & Axe ThrowingLearn More
In-room TeepeeLearn More
Valentine's DayLearn More
Jazz Weekend with Marcus JohnsonLearn More
Calendar Of Events
National Sporting Library
All around Middleburg are a fascinating treasure trove of attractions, both historic and captivating, waiting to be discovered. With more than 160 buildings listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Middleburg is known for its natural beauty, historic charm and Southern hospitality.
To learn more about the Town of Middleburg, please visit here or call our concierge at 540.326.4020.Learn More
Middleburg Main Street
A truly unique boutique experience. There are more than 100 unique shops and restaurants in the village of Middleburg, and we know every owner. After even the briefest visit to this friendly village, you will too. Middleburg’s shops offer a wide range of fashions, home décor, local markets and wine. Our concierges will give insider tips for enjoying the day, arrange for your purchases to be shipped home, and schedule for courtesy transportation to and from the village.
To learn more about Middleburg or schedule transportation, please call our concierge at 540.326.4020.Learn More
WINE & PAINTING
Tuesdays | 7:00 p.m. | $85 per person
Enjoy a fun way to paint and create your own original piece of work while sipping on different local wines. Ages 21 & up.
Get your creative juices flowing each Saturday at 11:00 a.m. with any of the offerings from our artist-in-residence, Mary Jennings. Each week enjoy an a la carte menu of art options including:
BRUSH WITH GREATNESS | $75
A fun way to experiment using painting techniques like some of the master artists of our time. Try your hand at painting an original Jackson Paddock or a Vincent Van Woha.
No typo here. We did say, “original” works of art custom to Salamander Resort & Spa. Two hours.
PYRO-GRAPHIC KEEPSAKE | $50
Pyrography is a slow process of burning wood with a specialized heated tool to create a work of art. The smell created in the process is rustic, comforting and may remind you of great times sitting around the campfire with friends. One and a half hours.
CREATIVE SKETCHBOOK | $50
Each artist is lead through a perfectly paced process of drawing and writing in a sketchbook for their keeping. Each artist will build artistic confidence to allow the fullest creative process to come alive. All skill levels welcome and all supplies provided. One and a half hours.
ART TASTINGS | $75
Without tasting, we may never know what we’ve been missing out on. An artful presentation of treats will get your creative juices flowing while you’re guided through a social painting experience, creating a 9x12 finished work on canvas. Two hours.
ART SCAVENGER HUNT
Complimentary | Fitness Center
When the weather is frightful, enjoy an indoor scavenger hunt to discover all the unique art pieces around the resort.
Stop at the Fitness Center for the clue sheet and set off to find all of our most precious pieces by beloved artists
Daily Family Activites
Salamander Resort & Spa is bustling with fun-filled games, clever crafts and team competitions that families can enjoy everyday. We've created a full itinerary of activities destined to spark imaginations, inspire laughter and keep everyone entertained.
Kids and parents alike will love the opportunity to embrace their imaginative side while creating one-of-a-kind jewelry, keepsakes and more. Daily at 2:00 p.m. Prices vary per project. First participant to make a reservation, chooses the theme for the day.
TIE DYE T-SHIRTS | Create your own vibrant t-shirt with the Salamander logo. Youth XS to adult XXL. $20
SURVIVAL BRACELETS | Lost in the woods? Make this basic survival bracelet which offers eight feet of rope at a moment’s notice. $15
TEDDY BEAR MAKING | Stuff, fluff and build your very own stuffed animal. $20 for each animal, $10 accessories available.
GEL CANDLES | Custom make your very own candle using colored gel wax. $15
PERFECT PLATES | Create a beautiful work or art using a plate as your canvas. $15
MAGNET PAINTING | Plaster horse, seasonal and Salamander logo magnets that are painted with acrylic paint. $5
Test your trivia skills, search high and low on a spirited scavenger hunt, make waves with a wacky game of water polo and watch the smiles light up the day with these one-of-a-kind, family-fun activities. The theme for each time slot is determined by the first family to sign up. Complimentary, daily.
TRIVIA | Test your knowledge on a wide variety of categories.
BINGO | Enjoy and compete in a friendly game of the traditional hall-style BINGO.
SCAVENGER HUNT RACE | Travel throughout the property and find the answers to our ten tricky questions.
BANANA GRAMS | Using your own letters and board, compete against players to form as many words possible. Similar to Scrabble, but with an exciting twist.
GIANT JENGA | Don’t pull the wrong block! Test your skills on strategically stacking giant Jenga pieces.
KAN JAM | A popular backyard game played with two teams, two cans and a Frisbee.
CORN HOLE | A team game where beanbags are tossed at a goal to earn points.
PICK UP GAMES | Flag football, Ultimate Frisbee, Whiffle Ball, Kickball or Basketball. Pick wisely!
For reservations, please call 540.326.4060Learn More
Awaken your spirit of adventure with our Tree Top Zip Tour by Empower Adventures. The full TreeTop Zip Tour course spans 20 acres and is comprised of zip lines varying in length from 90’ to 670’ and two suspension bridge crossings.
Treetop Zip Tour
$149 per person
When you take a step off the platform and zip through the tree top canopy, it will be an experience you will truly never forget. Gliding from tree top platform to tree top platform, you’ll go across five different zip lines and two suspension sky bridges. The course spans over 20 acres and is over a half mile long.
$75 per child | Ages 4-7
For our youngest resort guests, this zip line experience is designed to be the perfect amount of fun, thrill and excitement to leave them feeling accomplished and proud of their adventurous side. With a guide, zip line our 275’ zip line three times! Minimum age is four-years-old and minimum weight is 40 lbs.
Moonlight Zip Tour
Fridays & Saturdays | 8:00 p.m. | $149 per person
Zip line at night under the stars! Enjoy an adventurous thrilling zip line tour through the treetop canopy by moonlight for an unforgettable summer night.
For reservations and to learn more about all of our zip line experiences, please call Empower Adventures at 540-692-ZIP1 or email us at [email protected]
Please make all reservations 24 hours in advance as preference in scheduling will be given to our resort guests.Learn More
Keeping Up With Cupcake
Meet the sweetest member of our team, Cupcake! Our friend may be little in size but this miniature horse has a big personality. Every Friday and Saturday at 4:00 p.m. she joins our team in the Living Room to greet our guests and welcome them to their home-away-from-home.
Cocktails With Cupcake
Our little friend’s festive spirit is perfectly paired with Gold Cup’s Cupcake Cocktail. Only offered while Cupcake is visiting the Living Room, enjoy this libation featuring vanilla vodka, dark and light Godiva, house-made whipped cream topped with rainbow sprinkles. $14 per drink.
Please feel free to visit Cupcake anytime at the Equestrian Center.Learn More
Archery & Axe Throwing
$35 per person l Ages 8 & up
From beginners to intermediates, this archery class is a great opportunity to learn the fundamentals,
marksmanship and safety behind the fast-growing sport.
Session is scheduled for 45 minutes.
$50 per person l Ages 8 & up
Prepare for a zombie apocalypse with our fun twist on our archery class. Zombie
targets are added to our regular set up for your aiming pleasure.
11:00 a.m. l $50 per person l Ages 18 & up
Axe Throwing is one of the newest activities at the resort and not only combines sport and technique, but will give you an exhilarating feeling of strength and ruggedness. A great way to get outdoors and enjoy the beauty of the resort, this activity will thoroughly go over several throwing techniques before you participate in a friendly competition. Similar to archery, not only is axe throwing entertaining and unique, but can help you cultivate a skill that is useful in many survival or sporting situations. Relax, kick back, and feel like a lumberjack!
Blades & Bows
$75 per person l Ages 18 & up
Experience both archery & axe throwing in the Meadow as a standalone activity.
Sessions are 30 minutes each, scheduled back to back.
4 person minimum.
Enjoy the great outdoors, indoors! Rent one of our in-room teepees for the perfect vacation addition and bring the fun and excitement of camping into the comfort of your luxurious guestroom. Each teepee includes cozy bedding, a lantern and stuffed animal.
Perfect for ages 5-12. $105 per rental, additional latern and stuffed animal available for $25. Maximum one teepee per room.
For more information, please call (844) 308-2723.Learn More
VALENTINE’S DAY DINNER
February 13, 14 & 15 | 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. | $146 per person
Make this romantic holiday unforgettable and treat your Valentine to an elegant dinner at Harrimans. Gaze upon sweeping views of the Virginia countryside while indulging in an enchanting five-course dinner created by Executive Chef Ryan Arensdorf. After dinner indulge in a custom confection for two created by Executive Pastry Chef Jason Reaves. Reservations required, please call 540.326.4070.
Prices do not include tax and gratuity.
Romance by the Glass
February 13- 15 | $16 per cocktail
Inspired by the three stages of a relationship, we created three separate cocktails that will surely impress your sweetheart. Toast to ‘Attraction’, sip on ‘Infatuation’ and cheers to ‘Enlightenment’ with your Valentine in Gold Cup.
Valentine Couples Spa Retreat
The spa is celebrating Valentine’s Day the entire month of February with a suite offer for couples! Enjoy a tailored massage side-by-side in front of a warm fireplace in our couple’s suite followed by chocolate covered strawberries and Prosecco in the private, cozy courtyard with heated whirlpool and fire pit.
Friday – Sunday
• 60-minute massage – $525
• 90-minute massage – $645
Monday – Thursday
• 60-minute massage – $490
• 90-minute massage – $610
For appointments, please call 540.326.4055.
Valid February 1 – 29, 2020; 25-minute suite time. Prices do not include the 22% service charge.
Ballroom Dance Class
February 15 | 5:30 p.m. | $30 per couple
Grab your person for a lesson on various styles of Ballroom Dancing. Dance the night away, learn all the right steps and spend the evening having a ball. Reservations required, please call 540.326.4060.
Warm Your Heart Yoga Workshop
February 15 | 9:00 a.m. | $25 per person
Enjoy a 60-minute flow yoga workshop with your loved ones. Work up a sweat, tone, stretch your muscles, and use heating Ujjayi breath to ignite your inner fire to keep you warm all winter. All levels welcomed. Reservations required, please call 540.326.4060.
Valentine Scavenger Hunt
Perfect for couples or families in February, pick up our Valentine’s scavenger hunt at the fitness center and search for the answers all around the resort!
Valentine Card Making
February 13 & 14 | Fitness Center
Create and craft the perfect memorable card for your loved ones. Reservations required, please call 540.326.4060.
Jazz Weekend with Marcus Johnson
Join us for a special weekend of events that show our love for food, libations and jazz music with Billboard-ranked musician, Marcus Johnson, February 7-9, 2020.
Sips & Sounds
February 7 | 7:00 p.m. | $85 per person | Cooking Studio
Be a part of this once in a lifetime opportunity to meet and greet jazz legend, Marcus Johnson, while you enjoy delicious seasonal cocktails and hors d'oeuvres. Merchandise signing to follow.
Flow Yoga with Marcus Johnson
February 8 | 8:00 a.m. | $20 per person | The Plains room
Recommit to your health and fitness for the New Year with our flow yoga class designed to engage all muscle groups while increasing joint flexibility and stamina. Marcus Johnson will join you in this energetic class that concludes with house-made smoothies. All ages and experience levels are welcome. For reservations, please call 540.326.4060.
Truffles & Bubbles with a Jazz Legend
February 8 | 2:00 p.m. | $89 per person | Cooking Studio
Executive Pastry Chef Jason Reaves and Marcus Johnson demystifies these beautiful chocolate candies in this indulgent class. Chocolate tempering, fillings and dipping will all be covered in this interactive class along with sparkling wine to enjoy with your truffle creations. Marcus Johnson will be on-hand to assist the team and talk about his love for music.
Dinner & Jazz
February 8 | 6:00 p.m. | $98 per person | Middleburg Ballroom
Enjoy a romantic, cabaret-style dinner and live performance with the legendary jazz performer Marcus Johnson, for an unforgettable night. Our ballroom will transform for the truly enchanting evening of live music and a multi-course culinary experience.
February 9 | 10:30 a.m. | $52 per person | Harrimans
Jazz and brunch… the perfect way to spend your Sunday! Toast to the last event of the weekend and enjoy a brunch buffet with chicken and waffles, a full raw bar, make-your-own omelet station, multiple carving stations and so much more.
VIP Dinner & Jazz Experience
February 8 | 6:00 p.m. | $149 per person | Harrimans & Ballroom
This package is a true VIP experience! Join Marcus Johnson for an intimate book signing and reception before the dinner and performance that evening. You’ll enjoy passed hors d'oeuvres and drinks while mingling with Marcus Johnson. After the reception, enjoy the romantic cabaret-style dinner and live performance from the legendary jazz performer for an unforgettable night. Our ballroom will transform for the truly enchanting evening of live music and a multi-course culinary experience.