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Amazing Food, Bourbon, Bubbly & Music

Bourbon & Bubbly is the culinary event of the Roanoke summer season. Once again two local non-profit organizations, The Southwestern Virginia Chapter of the American Culinary Federation and the Roanoke Hospitality House invite you to enjoy this Southern Culinary Soiree.

Date: Saturday, August 28, 2021

Time: 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

VIP Experience Guests: starts at 4:30 pm

Venue: The Glen at Glenburn Farm (see map at bottom of page).

Expected dress: Summer soirée attire


Admission Donation


Thank you all!  

Event Admission: $95.00 per guest

(includes one drink ticket, food, entertainment, and fun!)


What To Expect

Amazing culinary fare, award-winning cocktails, and beverages, live entertainment all presented at The Glen, a spacious venue with stunning mountain views.  This event will no doubt be an end-of-summer celebration not to be missed.  All proceeds go to the two community-focused non-profit organizations.

soirée / swäˈrā/ noun: a fancy evening party or social gathering, especially one held for a particular purpose.

In this case, the purpose is to support the two amazing charities and to have a wonderful time doing so!



COVID-19 Statement


The event will be held at The Glen, a beautiful and spacious venue with ample indoor and outdoor covered space to provide room to practice distancing.  We will be following CDC, VDH, and Governor of Virginia guidelines in order to host a safe event.  As the guidelines change, we will adjust accordingly.

2021 Bourbon & Bubbly Schedule

(Subject to Change)

4:30 pm – VIP Experience opens

4:30 pm – Live music – Mason Creek

6:00 pm – Event opens to all guests

6:00 pm – Silent Auction bidding begins, register prior to bidding.

6:00 pm – Live music – Mason Creek

6:00 pm – Prosecco Bar, “Lucky” Bar, and other bars are open.

6:15 pm – Appetizer station opens

6:30 pm – Dinner stations begin

6:45 pm – Presentation by the Charities

7:30 pm – Silent Auction bidding ends

7:00 pm – Live music – East Bound & Down

8:00 pm – Live Auction

8:30 pm – Live music – East Bound & Down


The Menu

(Subject to Change)

Street Taco Station – Presented by Smithfield: Chipotle Chicken Tinga; Pork Carnitas & Barbacoa.

BBQ Board – Pulled Pork Carnitas: With various BBQ Sauces, slider rolls, pickles, jalapenos & Cole Slaw.

Low Country Boil:  Shrimp, sausage, fire-roasted corn, over jalapenos grits.

Heirloom Tomato Slider Station.

Nashville Hot Chicken Sliders, with pickled cauliflower slaw.

Vegetable & Fruit Station.

Appetizer Table: Charcuterie board, shrimp, pimento cheese, pork rinds & more.

Dessert:  Assorted Petit Fours & Bourbon-Caramel Banana Pudding.


The Lucky Bar

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VIP Experience – Sold Out

Opens at 4:30 pm 

Presented By: Gretchen Beedle – Conner Group

For those that really enjoy Bourbon or learning about Bourbon, this is for you.  Enjoy the private VIP Bourbon tastings presented by our expert panel prior to the start of the event.  This experience includes early admission to the event, up-close parking,  plus special Bourbon-inspired food tastings, a cocktail, and SWAG!


Live Music

Perfect for a late summer bourbon and bubbly party!


Presented By Roanoke Valley Orthodontics

Dr. David L. Jones

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Presented By Bank of Botetourt

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Live Auction

Presented By: Ayers Financial Services

Get your group, bid partners, and plans settled, and come prepared to bid on these amazing items.

The Live Auction starts at 8:00 pm

Items include:

Two 50-Yard Line Tickets 2nd row (Section 101, Row 2, Seats 1 & 2) – to a 2021 Washington Football Team Home Game of your choice.

So close you can see the sweat on the players!  The Sept. 12, 2021 game (vs. Chargers), and Dec. 12, 2021 game (vs. Dallas) are not available.


Four Front Porch PassesFederated Auto Parts 400 – Richmond Raceway, Sat. Sept. 11, 2021.  Donated by Smithfield.

The Front Porch Passes include grandstand tickets in the Commonwealth Mezzanine section, a FanGrounds pass, a parking pass, and a Steakhouse Elite food voucher.

Includes Richmond area Hilton accommodations – 2 rooms.


One week at La Villa Paladin, La Punta, Manzanillo, Mexico.

This stunning 7,000 sq. foot villa is located in the exclusive gated community of La Punta, on the Mexican Riviera in Manzanillo, Colima.  La Villa Paladin offers breathtaking ocean views from almost every room.  The home is tastefully appointed and contains all of the furnishings and amenities you would expect in a luxury villa and more.  Unwind in the magnificent open-air palapa, cool off in one of the two refreshing pools, relax and enjoy fabulous Pacific sunsets.

This 5 bedroom villa can accommodate up to 14 guests (including full use of the bunk bedroom).

Your visit will include the home’s full private staff, including chef  and housekeeper

The winning bidder will have up to 18 months to use their week.  Expires Feb. 28, 2023.

The home is available for up to seven nights.  The dates must be mutually agreed upon by the owner and guests.  A few blackout dates exist, including the week of Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s, and Easter.

This Gift Certificate does not include food, beverage, transportation, or staff gratuity.


Hotel Roanoke – Chef’s VIP Dinner for eight, with wine pairings.

Chef’s Table Dinner for 8 with wine pairing in the Regency Room.  Does not include additional alcohol, taxes, or gratuity.

Based on availability.


His & Hers John Hardy Bracelets, donated by Fink’s Jewelers.

Men’s stylish bracelet is part of John Hardy’s Classic Chain collection. A thick strip of black leather is embossed with the classic chain motif, and the sterling silver station, which is also the clasp, keeps the pattern going as it is hand-carved with the classic chain motif as well.

The Tiga, a vintage reissue of our triangular Classic Chain that originated in the 1980s. Tiga returns with a modernized pyramidal weave and double-faceted clasp handcrafted by our most skilled artisans. Triple-sided and Balinese for the word “three,” Tiga references the harmony of self, soul, and nature. Wear it alone or stack it up. Sterling Silver, Pave White Diamond (0.44ct), 8mm wide. 


Hotel Roanoke Get Away – 2-night accommodations, dinner, breakfast, Salt Foot Sanctuary couples treatment.

Two-night stay for two guests at the Hotel Roanoke. Includes dinner & breakfast at the Regency Room, welcome amenity with Champagne, and a couples Foot Soak treatment with lower leg and feet massage at the Salt Foot Sanctuary, located at the Hotel Roanoke. All services are based on availability.


Dormie Group Golf Adventure (Ballyhack & more) – includes accommodations.

Enjoy one stay and play package with Dormie Network, the nation’s most exclusive collection of destination golf clubs. This package includes accommodations for one night and two days of unlimited golf for up to four people. Unaccompanied groups are required to utilize the services of a forecaddie or walking caddies (at the expense of the certificate holder). Stay and play reservations can be made up to 90 days in advance of your visit.

Choose from any of these four private clubs: Ballyhack Golf Club, Roanoke, VA; Victoria National Golf Club, Newburgh, IN; ArborLinks Golf Club, Nebraska City, NE; or Briggs Ranch Golf Club, San Antonio, TX. 


“Artist and Model” original oil pastel by Fine Artist Eric Fitzpatrick.


“Round the Bend” is an original acrylic & water media painting by Roanoke artist Tracy Budd. 


Silent Auction

Bid early and often!  Amazing items. Silent Auction starts at 6:00 pm and ends at 7:30 pm.

Over 70 wonderful items to bid on!

Would you like to donate an item in support of these two charitable organizations?





Call (540) 309-1781

email [email protected]

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