Peaks of Otter Lodge hosts a variety of events each season, so please check back frequently to stay up to date with our latest happenings!
Enjoy live performances, select weekends at the lodge.
10/7 - 11/2/19, 11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Fall Harvest Buffet
Join us during leaf peeping season for our Fall Harvest Buffet. Menu items change daily so visit throughout the fall season as we watch the changing of the leaves! Groups of 6 or more are encouraged to call ahead, 540-586-1081.
11/9/19, 8:00 PM
JWST-NASA's Successor to Hubble Space Telescope (HST)
Join Greg Redfern, an adjunct professor/instructor of astronomy since 1984 and a NASA JPL Solar System Ambassador since 2003, for engaging presentations about outer space! The 2018 space telescope successor to HST seen up close and personal with the latest pics and information direct from NASA.
- "The Peaks Under the Stars" - If the sky is clear after the presentation, guests will move outdoors to the lawn area at the edge of Abbott Lake to see the night sky in all its glory while listening to sky lore and fascinating sky facts! A jacket is recommended and a flashlight is helpful.
11/16/19, 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Poplar Forest's Thomas Jefferson Wine Festival
Eat, drink, shop and explore a gem of American history when the Thomas Jefferson Wine Festival returns to Poplar Forest. The festival, which celebrates Jefferson’s legacy as the father of Virginia wine, features tastings from over a dozen of Virginia’s finest wineries. Funds raised by the festival support the ongoing restoration, preservation and interpretation of the Founding Father’s secluded Bedford County retreat. Enjoy a 15% discount when you stay two nights at Peaks during the festival! Visit our Thomas Jefferson Wine Festival Package page for full package and festival link details.
11/28/19, 11:00 AM - 4:45 PM
Thanskgiving Day Buffet
Enjoy a delicious buffet with more time to focus on the family and friends you’re grateful for by letting us do the cooking! Our annual Thanksgiving Day Buffet often sells out, so reservations are strongly encouraged; call 866-387-9905 to make yours today.