Peaks of Otter Lodge will be hosting a variety of events this season!
Please check back frequently for our latest list of happenings!

Featured Events

   
9/24/16
2:30 - 6:30 pm
Thomas Jefferson at Peaks of Otter

Discover one of Virginia’s most legendary landscapes – Sharp Top Mountain – guided by one of Virginia’s most legendary spokesmen – Thomas Jefferson!

Through a partnership with the National Park Service and Poplar Forest, a limited number of guests will have the unique opportunity to tour the scenic mountain peak and have dinner with Mr. Jefferson, providing his unique perspective on the cultural and natural histories Peaks of Otter holds.

Guests will take the Sharp Top Shuttle up the mountain. At the top Mr. Jefferson will give a talk in the stone shelter of his claims about Peaks of Otter and interest in the natural world. Return to the lodge for dinner and additional conversation with him. Dinner includes Mac and Cheese with Garlic Parmesan Crust, Ragout of Lamb with Root Vegetables and Maderia Duchess Potatoes, Chocolate Ice Cream with Double Shot Espresso Sauce, and Iced Tea or Coffee. Overnight package or event only rates available. Event only rate is $66.25 per person plus taxes.

Advance reservations are required, and space is limited! Click here for full package details. Book online or by calling (866)387-9905 and mentioning Promo Code JEFFERSON.

August 2016

 
8/20/16 - 9:00 pm
The Lives of the Stars
Join NASA JPL Solar System Ambassador, Greg Redfern, for an engaging presentation. How do the stars, including our Sun, shine? How are they born, live and ultimately, die? You'll never look at the stars the same after you learn their secrets. A jacket is recommended, and a flashlight is helpful. Free to all parkway visitors.

 - "The Peaks Under the Stars" - If the sky is clear after the presentation, our guests will move outdoors to the lawn area at the edge of the lake to see the night sky in all its glory while listening to sky lore and fascinating sky facts.

Seating is limited, so reservations are recommended! Call 866-387-9905 to reserve your space today!

September 2016

 
9/17/16 - 8:00 pm
The Universe and You
Join NASA JPL Solar System Ambassador, Greg Redfern, for an engaging presentation to learn about the fascinating Universe in which you live, are made from and are part of. A jacket is recommended, and a flashlight is helpful. Free to all parkway visitors.

 - "The Peaks Under the Stars" - If the sky is clear after the presentation, our guests will move outdoors to the lawn area at the edge of the lake to see the night sky in all its glory while listening to sky lore and fascinating sky facts.

Seating is limited, so reservations are recommended! Call 866-387-9905 to reserve your space today!

   
9/24/16
2:30 - 6:30 pm
Thomas Jefferson at Peaks of Otter

Discover one of Virginia’s most legendary landscapes – Sharp Top Mountain – guided by one of Virginia’s most legendary spokesmen – Thomas Jefferson!

Through a partnership with the National Park Service and Poplar Forest, a limited number of guests will have the unique opportunity to tour the scenic mountain peak and have dinner with Mr. Jefferson, providing his unique perspective on the cultural and natural histories Peaks of Otter holds.

Guests will take the Sharp Top Shuttle up the mountain. At the top Mr. Jefferson will give a talk in the stone shelter of his claims about Peaks of Otter and interest in the natural world. Return to the lodge for dinner and additional conversation with him. Dinner includes Mac and Cheese with Garlic Parmesan Crust, Ragout of Lamb with Root Vegetables and Maderia Duchess Potatoes, Chocolate Ice Cream with Double Shot Espresso Sauce, and Iced Tea or Coffee. Overnight package or event only rates available. Event only rate is $66.25 per person plus taxes.

Advance reservations are required, and space is limited! Click here for full package details. Book online or by calling (866)387-9905 and mentioning Promo Code JEFFERSON.