Inn and Area Event Calendar

Complimentary Wine Tasting Passes

The Holladay House has arranged for complimentary winery tasting passes for our guests. The following wineries are included:

Barboursville, Early Mountain Vineyards (complimentary local meat and cheese plate with flight purchase), Horton Vineyards, Chateau MerrillAnne (1/2 off tasting), Honah Lee Vineyards, Reynard Florence, Prince Michel, DuCard, Gray Ghost, Old House, Pearmund CellarsWinery at La Grange, and Barrel Oak.

Ghost Tours at the Civil War Exchange Hotel

Visit one of the History Channel's “TOP 100 Most Haunted Places in the Country”. Tour the Civil War Exchange Museum after dark to find out if you are sensitive to your surroundings and if your skepticism can be maintained after a night visit. Take a candlelight tour of the museum, relive the history, hear some of the stories of its dark past, including its proposed paranormal activity. For reservations call 540-656-8848.

James Madison Museum Discount Tickets

The James Madison Museum hosts a large collection of James and Dolley Madison memorabilia, along with other Presidents' memorabilia and Virginia Constitutional documents. Staying at the Holladay House entitles you to a special admission price of $4 for one/$8 for two and a complimentary copy of Patriots of the Upcountry Orange County, Virginia in the Revolution by William H.B. Thomas.  Ask the innkeepers for the special admission coupon!


Nov 27
Annual Holladay House Thanksgiving Feast

Visit our Holiday and Season Packages page for more information.

Dec 6
Main Street Shops Open House

Get shopping on Main Street!  Find unique affordable gifts for the tough-to-buy-for receiver - the art and antique shops are opening their doors with deals and cheery spirit!

Dec 5 - 6, 12 - 13
Annual Candlelight Tours at Montpelier

Discover the magic of a 19th-century Christmas with James and Dolley Madison. This year's holiday program features more family-friendly activities than ever before, including visits with Santa, children's crafts, holiday music, refreshment, shopping, and special candlelight tours of the Madisons' beloved home. Buy advanced tickets here, or ask your innkeeper to assist :)

Dec 7
Annual Holiday Parade and Christmas Tree Lighting

Get into the Holiday Spirit with small town holiday celebrations! Holiday parades, Santa, Christmas tree lighting and store specials!



Don't forget to also check out the Annual Events page and the Holiday and Seasonal Packages page!