Upcoming Events

Events, Classes, Music and More

Upcoming Events

Haight-Brown Vineyard isn’t just a winery.  We also teach a variety of classes, host and participate in events throughout the year like the Vineyard Express and Winter Fest, and celebrate special holidays like the release of Apple Crannie for Thanksgiving and Strawberry Bliss for Mother’s Day. Our classes and special events require registration with Groupon or credit card in advance and have cancellation policies.

All reservations and ticket purchases are electronic and made through our website. No reservations will be taken over the phone and no tickets will be issued via USPS mail or email.
All event cancellations must be made seven days in advance for a partial refund. Any cancellations made less than seven days prior to the event may be considered but only for vineyard credit for a future classes and/or event. This includes cancellations requested because of inclement weather.

If you have questions about events or how to register and buy tickets, please email haightvineyard@aol.com.

Wine Class

Wine, Cheese and Chocolate Class

Saturday, October 5, 2019 | 1:00 PM

Its peak foliage season in the Litchfield Hills.  Harvest is complete and winemaking well underway.  Stop by at 12:00 for a Tour of the Wine Cellar and see wie at various stages of the process.  Afterwards participate in our first October Wine, Cheese and Chocolate Pairing Class.  Groupons or CC accepted.

Wine Class

Wines, Cheese and Chocolate Class

Sat, October 19, 2019 | 1:00 PM 

Try our portfolio of wines paired with cheese and chocolates. Each wine, from our portfolio and reserve collections, is paired with an artisanal cheese from Europe or small US dairy.  Our chocolates come from Fascia’s Chocolate Company in Waterbury, CT and Lake Champlain Chocolate Company in Shelbourne, VT.  Groupons or CC accepted.

Wine Class

Wines, Cheese and Chocolate Class

Saturday, October 26, 2019 | 1:00 PM

Halloween Wine, Cheese and Chocolate Pairing. We’ve added our seasonal release of Apple Crannie to this line up with a crowd pleaser – Le Cranberry Roule cheese from France – yum!  Pumpking Goat cheese anyone?  Wear a costume and we’ll make sure you get extra treats.  Groupons or CC accepted.

Wine Class

Wine Glass Painting Class

Saturday, November 23, 2019 | 2:00 PM

Holidays in the Hills.  Season of Giving.  Just add Friends and Wine.

Professional artists from Made Mobile will guide you through the technique and process of painting on glass. Instruction, set of 2 wine glasses and all materials included.  $35 per person

Wine Class

Reclaimed Wood Painting Class

Saturday, December 7, 2019 | 2:00 PM

Tis the Season to Be Jolly.  Need a great gift idea that has just the right touch of personal?  Join us for a fun afternoon of painting authentic reclaimed wood signs.  Professional artists from Made Mobile will guide you through the technique and process of painting on reclaimed wood.  Locally handcrafted wood signs are approximately 5 1/2″ X 9″ and have attached twine for hanging.  Several design options are available, or go rogue and create your own.  Instruction, wood and all materials included.  $35 per person.

Wine Class

Wine Trains

Vineyard Express | 2:30 PM – 6:30 PM

Arrive at Thomaston Station @ 1:30 to pick up your tickets and All Aboard.  Train departs at 2 pm sharp.  Along the scenic ride enjoy a glass of Railway White and Picnic Red.  When the train returns to the Station, drive up Route 254 though the beautiful Litchfield Hills to Haight Brown Vineyard.  Enjoy a tour, tasting and a casual lunch of cured Italian meats, imported cheeses, and a varied array of rustic breads.  Finish the meal with a pairing of chocolates and wine.

Afterwards plan on dancing with Live Music

This running of the Vineyard Express is limited to 65 participants.  $85 per person

Wine Train

HBV Chocolate Decadence

Chocolate Decadence train dates:

Sign up at Rmne.org.  Food and wine available at 5 pm.  Train departs at 6pm sharp.

  • September 20th & 27th @ 5 pm
  • October 4th, 11th, & 18th @ 5 pm