EVENTS AT MARINERS
MARCH 15, 2018
Bedford Area Chamber's
Networking Before Nine
Hosted by Mariners Landing Resort & Conference Center
In the Blackwater Room at The Pointe, Mariners Landing Resort, Smith Mountain Lake
POSTPONED TO Thursday, March 15, 2018
8 a.m. - 9 a.m.
â1273 Graves Harbor Trail, "B" Level, Huddleston, VA
Bedford Chamber Members FREE
Join us at Mariners Landing Resort Community & Conference Center in Huddleston for Networking Before Nine! Mariners Landing is a destination community on the shores of Smith Mountain Lake. A beautiful year round destination with a golf course, resort, club amenities, restaurant, conference/banquet spaces & diverse vacation rentals.
Come out to network and see what life is like out on the lake!
Networking Before Nine is the Chamber's monthly Business Before Hours breakfast event that provides a morning networking opportunity before your busy workday begins! Each event provides time for a casual networking before giving each attendee an opportunity to provide fellow guests a "30-second commercial" about his/her business.
MAY 26, 2018
MARINERS LANDING RESORT PRESENTS
GRAPES & GRAINS FESTIVAL
Celebration of Virginia Wines, Craft Beers and Ciders
The Pointe at Mariners Landing Resort, Smith Mountain Lake
Benefiting the EastLake Business Association and
Bedford Area Educational Foundation
SATURDAY, May 26, 2018
12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
The Pointe Lawn
â1217 Graves Harbor Trail, Huddleston, VA
Advance Online Purchase of Tasting Tickets $15 per person (Purchase HERE)
Advance Online Purchase of Non-Tasting Tickets $5 per person (Purchase HERE)
Day of Tasting Ticket Purchase $20 per person
Day of Non-Tasting Ticket Purchase $10 per person
â(Mariners Club Members can purchase tickets the day of the event at the gate for $10)
ALL ATTENDEES CAN ENJOY THE AMENITIES AT MARINER LANDING THAT DAY FOR FREE! So bring your bathing suit and enjoy one of the indoor or outdoor pools, play tennis or pickleball, explore the walking trails, build a sand castle or go swimming at the beach, or play some sand volleyball!
The second annual Grapes & Grains Festival will highlight over 50 varieties of Virginia wines, craft beers and cider houses. Once in the door, guests will receive their very own commemorative glass to utilize as they indulge their palate with as many fine wines, craft beers and ciders as they so chose! Guests will move about with ease for six full hours and receive 10 free sampling while enjoying the beautiful backdrop of Smith Mountain Lake (you may purchase a full glass from any of our vendors). Festival organizers take pride in offering the best of Virginia sampling in a relaxed, fun-filled atmosphere where you do not need to stand in long lines to enjoy the beverage of your choice. Representatives will be on hand to answer questions about their wine, beer or cider, its’ components, and flavor. It will truly be an enjoyable learning and fun-filled experience for all.
So bring your lawn chair or blanket and take your taste buds on an unforgettable journey as you are introduced to over 50 varieties of Virginia state craft beverage producers, local food vendors, local arts and crafts vendor and live music.
Live entertainment provided by Rendezvous Band out of Lynchburg, Virginia. They are a very talented and versatile group that features a unique mix of Blues, R&B, Funk and Classic Rock songs. They play everything from Eric Claption and Bill Withers, to Fleetwood Mac and the Cranberries. You can visit them on Facebook!
We are happy to announce that a portion of the proceeds will benefit the Bedford Area Educational Foundation (BAEF) and the EastLake Business Association. BAEF is a local non-profit whose mission is to support the highest quality public education for students in the County and City of Bedford, Virginia by developing a strong link between the community and public education, enhancing and enriching education beyond the basic obligation to provide good education through public revenue, and providing teacher and student educational enrichment grants. You can find out more about this non-profit and how you can help at bedfordeducation.com. The non-profit, EastLake Business Association, was designed to assist educate, network and ensure the success of their members while improving the lives of those in our community.
With purchase of a tasting ticket (for 21 and over...will be confirmed at the gate and given a tasting wristband), you will receive a commemorative glass, 10 complimentary tastings, live music, access to art & craft vendors, gourmet food and free use of the Mariners Resort amenities such as the indoor and outdoor pools, beaches, walking trail, sand volleyball, pickleball, tennis, and more!
With purchase of a non-tasting ticket, you will receive a commemorative glass, live music, access to art & craft vendors, gourmet food and free use of the Mariners Resort amenities such as the outdoor and indoor pool, beaches, walking trail, sand volleyball, pickleball, tennis, and more!
Kids 12 and under are FREE.
No Pets Allowed.
No coolers please.
Stay the weekend at the Pointe...call now to receive a special "Grapes & Grains Festival" room rate at 540-297-4100!
SEPTEMBER 14-16, 2018
26th Annual SML Antique Boat Festival & Show
Friday, September 14 - Sunday, September 16, 2018
Mariners Resort Lawn at the Pointe
Brought to you by: SMLACBS - Smith Mountain Lake Chapter of Antique & Classic Boat Society
Friday's Events: 8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday Boat Show Day: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sunday enjoy the lake and visit with friends. Boat launching assistance available. 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Our 26th Annual Antique and Classic Boat Show at beautiful Smith Mountain Lake, promises to be a fun-filled opportunity to cruise the lake, display your boat, and chat with other antique boat enthusiasts. The Show's venue, at The Pointe at Mariners Landing, offers one of the most scenic vistas on Smith Mountain Lake.
The Antique and Classic Boat Show at stunning Smith Mountain Lake is an opportunity to cruise the lake and display your classic or antique boat. It will also present you with the opportunity to converse with other antique and classic boat owners and enthusiasts. The Pointe at Mariners Landing offers one of the most scenic panoramas on Smith Mountain Lake.
Come share enjoy the outstanding food and interesting vendors. The resort at Smith Mountain Lake offers the finest in first class accommodation, ambience, dining and docking making this one of the best shows ever. Now is the time to arrange to attend and enjoy the classic and antique boats with the other enthusiasts.
Mariners Landing will be offering special rates for lodging. To take advantage of these special rates indicate that you are with the Smith Mountain Lake Antique Boat Club. Contact the Mariners Landing reservation desk at 540-297-4900. Additional details of the special lodging rates are posted on www.woodenboats.net website.
Highlights of the Smith Mountain Lake Antique and Classic Boat Show:
~ On Friday, cruise beautiful Smith Mountain Lake and enjoy a catered buffet lunch at The Pointe with other attending antique boaters. Later in the day at the evening social take time to share your antique boating anecdotes and stories with other attendees.
~ Saturday, is show day and time share your boat for the visiting public. There will be souvenir shirts, antique and classic boat merchandise along with other items on sale at the ship's store. Kids, can participate in the “decorate and sail your boat” activity. The evening affords a delicious banquet dinner in the Blackwater Room at Mariner’s Landing Resort along with an awards ceremony.
~ Sunday, you can enjoy the Lake and visit with friends.