Mount Vernon WA Events for Spring
Exclusive culinary experiences, special tours, wine tastings and children's events await you this springtime at George Washington's historic mansion and estate. Discover a fun selection of Mount Vernon, WA events when you visit this popular tourist attraction near the nation's capital.
* April 19: Our American Girl - Children are invited to bring their favorite doll to the famous estate for a special youth tour with Mount Vernon's very own American Girl doll, Nelly Custis. Meet Lady Washington, enjoy refreshments and try your hand at colonial crafts.
* May 9: Farm to Table: Cocktails, Tour and Dinner - This popular culinary event features cocktail hour in the scenic upper garden, an intimate tour of the mansion and a delicious four-course meal at the Inn. You'll also learn how food was grown, stored and cooked for the Washington family.
* May 16-18: Spring Wine Festival & Sunset Tour - Soak in the gorgeous view of the Potomac River from the mansion's lawn while you sample wine from 16 different Virginia wineries. Meet actors portraying the first First Couple, and discover fun facts about their wine-growing endeavors.
Tickets to these exclusive events can be purchased online at the Mount Vernon website, and advance reservations are highly recommended. After your visit to Mount Vernon, return to our comfortable hotel in Bethesda and relax. Have dinner at our on-site restaurant, Guapos, share photos of your trip online with free Wi-Fi or hop on our complimentary local shuttle and continue your adventures. Interested to learn more about our Bethesda hotel or annual events in Mount Vernon? Call the hotel directly at 1 (301) 656-9300.