Send announcements or events, which are open to the public at no or minimal cost, to The Loudoun Connection, 7913 Westpark Drive, McLean, VA 22102 or e-mail <a href="mailto:email@example.com">firstname.lastname@example.org</a>. Deadline is Friday, two weeks before the event. Photos/artwork encouraged. For more information, call 703-917-6454.
Tuscarora Mill Restaurant, 203 Harrison St., Leesburg, is hosting a wine and cheese dinner, Wednesday Sept. 24, 7 p.m. Cost: $95 per person. Call 703-771-9300 or visit www.tuskies.com.
Wine country bus tours to Fabbioli Cellars and Lost Creek Winery, Saturday, Sept. 27. The Washington Wine Academy, in conjunction with Reston Limousine, offers winery tours. There are three pick-up locations and gourmet boxed lunch options. Cost: $35 per person, $50 per person with lunch. Call 703-478-0500, Ext. 1 or visit http://www.washingtonwineacademy.org/wine-tours.htm#Tour1.