Wintergreen Weekend

July 20-22, 2018

CHARLIE CHAPLIN, AARON COPLAND, AND THREE GOATS WALK OVER A BRIDGE...

Weekend passes are just $105 for full access to every musical event. Check out our sample itineraries below. Want to bring the family? Learn more here!

 Charlie Chaplin–City Lights

Charlie Chaplin–City Lights

Friday, July 20

Catch a morning lecture on Japanese culture with Amanda Dalla Adams of the Virginia Museum of Fine Art (VMFA).

Have a picnic at Veritas Vineyard & Winery.

Buy your popcorn and get ready to laugh to slapstick movies (with Charlie Chaplin & Buster Keaton) set to music by our talented faculty and students – performed live before your very eyes!

 Mei-Ann Chen

Mei-Ann Chen

Saturday, July 21

Drop in to the casual Music 101 session with Erin Freeman – all about Copland’s Appalachian Spring.

Take a hike.

After dinner, sit back and listen to Copland’s pastoral Appalachian Spring with the Wintergreen Festival Orchestra. See why Wintergreen loves conductor Mei-Ann Chen, and (bonus!) you’ll leave knowing what a koto is!

 Academy Strings

Academy Strings

Sunday, July 22

Bring the fam to try our instruments before our entertaining Coffee & Kids concert – this time featuring the ultimate bridge-themed fairytale: Three Billy Goats Gruff.

Try out the new menu at Wintergreen’s The Edge restaurant.

Listen to the second MountainTop performance of Copland’s iconic Appalachian Spring with the Wintergreen Festival Orchestra.

Want more? Drop in to witness our talented Academy strings students in concert.


Festival attendees have access to a very special discount:

Call Wintergreen Resort at 855-491-1486 or visit their website to take advantage of 20% off daily lodging rates. Just mention that you're attending the Festival. Schedule your getaway today!


View all events happening throughout the weekend below.

View all events happening throughout the weekend below. With a Weekend Pass, you can easily attend them all!* Or, bring the family with our new Family Pack options. We've made it easy for you to enjoy a musical weekend getaway.   

*Rehearsals open to Festival Season Passholders and Circle Level Donors only