Food & Drink, June 18-24

Food & Drink, June 18-24

<lst>Olwen Woodier is offering a cooking class at Glenfiddich Farm from June 18-20. Woodier will lead three two-hour classes followed by a four-course meal. Cost: $50 per person for lunch class, $60 per person for dinner class. Registration and prepayment can be made by calling 703-771-3056 or by visiting

Key West Festival, Thursday, June 19, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Breaux Vineyards, 36888 Breaux Vineyards Lane, Purcellville. Adult admission includes wine tasting, souvenir glass and entertainment. Includes wine, family fun and Caribbean cuisine. A reggae band will plays at 11 a.m. followed by a Jimmy Buffet cover band. Designated drivers and children 6 and up $8 online, $10 at the gate. Adults $12 online, $15 at the gate. Visit or call 540-668-6299.

Barbecue Festival, June 21-22, Clyde's at Willow Creek Farm, 42920 Broadlands Blvd., Broadlands. Enjoy barbecue and the live music of Sol Creech and others at the two-day "Chicken and Pickin'" outdoor festival. Event runs from 12-10 p.m., Saturday and 12-7 p.m., Sunday. Call 571-209-1200.

There will be a wine and cheese pairing at Willowcroft Farm Vineyards, 38906 Mt. Gilead Road, Leesburg, June 22. The event will take place from noon to 5 p.m. Cost: $8 per person. Visit or call 703-771-8161.

Good Taste! Tours (GTT), a culinary arts excursion company will be offering weekend getaways in rural Virginia for cuisine enthusiasts. Participants will become immersed in the regional cuisine of rural Virginia through dining occasions, hands-on cooking classes, chef demonstrations, wine tastings and much more. Must be 21 years old or older. The dates for the first three tours in 2008 are: Friday, June 27-Sunday, June 29; Friday, July 11-Sunday, July 13; and Friday, July 18-July, 20.

To book a tour, contact Good Taste! Tours at 540-822-5000 or visit

Line dancing and country couples dancing every Thursday at Pepe's Place, 22360 S. Sterling Blvd, Sterling. Free beginner lesson starts at 7:30 p.m. The Southern Winds Band begins at 8:30 p.m. and plays until 11:45 p.m. A disc jockey plays music during the band breaks. There is a $5 cover charge for the band. All ages over 21 are welcome.