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May
20
Fri
Paulo Franco & The Freightliners with Salsa Street Grill food truck
May 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Paulo Franco & The Freightliners with Salsa Street Grill food truck

Paulo Franco & The Freightliners return to our slice of paradise here in Free Union. Igniting the start to your weekend with their amazing music, self described as “Americana with a Latin Flair”. Friday, May 20th, from 6 to 8pm. Open to all. No cover.

Featuring Richmond based, bilingual singer/songwriter Paulo Franco on guitar and vocals. Drawing their name from the legendary song by Townes Van Zandt, the Freightliners are Paulo’s backing band. They are Jimmy Slagle – Lead Guitar and Vocals, Dave Hess – Drums and Vocals, Doug Thompson – Bass. They bring intensity to each performance, utilizing blistering guitar solos and crisp vocal harmonies. They provide the accompaniment and groove to Paulo’s original music, bringing a fresh and unique interpretation to the songs you hear on the albums. The band floats easily between the differing genres that weave together to form the tapestry of Paulo’s sound. The Freightliners are a band that find themselves at home as a country, rock, alt+country or blues outfit. In addition to Paulo’s original music, The Freightliners bring a catalogue of covers from artist that influence their sound including The Dead, The Stones, Townes Van Zandt, Uncle Tupelo, Blind Faith, and a whole bunch more.

Learn more about the Paulo Franco, the music and his band at – https://www.peflmusic.com/

…and keep up with them on Facebook at – https://www.facebook.com/peflmusic/

To help with your dinner plans, Salsa Street Grill will be onsite offering a menu of their super flavorful, homemade Latin dishes. https://www.facebook.com/SalsaStreetGrill

During the warm weather season, the music may take place outdoors, under the eaves of the back deck. Otherwise, and in the case of inclement weather, the music may be held inside our beautiful glass oasis – the tropical conservatory. Both indoor and outdoor seating is available first come, no reservations.

We have picnicking areas spread across the lakefront property. Feel free to bring your blankets/chairs. Pop up tents and personal grills are also permitted to be used in the overflow grassy tailgate and picnic areas.

Picnics are welcome throughout the property, barring any outside alcohol. Glass House Winery wines are available by the bottle and glass, and traditional tastings are being conducted at the Tasting Room Bar.

The following measures are in place to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all of our guests, as well as our staff:

Fully vaccinated patrons may choose to not wear a face mask.

We will be adhering to, and strictly enforcing, all requirements and guidelines as set forth by the Governor and the CDC, which include increased sanitization and cleaning procedures to ensure the health and safety of guests and staff.

We all know that music and dancing go hand in hand, however, if you are going to get up and groove to the tunes, we kindly ask that you stick to the vicinity of your seated area.

Children are welcome but must stay with you at all times. Consider bringing along games or other items to entertain them while seated. Well behaved dogs are also welcome but must remain on their leash at all times.

May
21
Sat
Silas Frayser (solo)
May 21 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Silas Frayser (solo)

It’s going to be a sensational Saturday afternoon with the amazing local singer/songwriter Silas Frayser returning to our slice of paradise here in Free Union. He’ll be entertaining all with his awesome tunes, May 21st from 2 to 5pm. Open to all. No cover.

Silas Frayser Bio:

​Playing mostly acoustic rock, Silas was able to form his sound to what is a mix between acoustic beach rock/folk rock. Silas is influenced by artists such as Dave Matthews, John Mayer, The Grateful Dead. He is now seen playing in mostly Richmond and Charlottesville VA. Silas plays solo, with Second Draw, and with Silas Frayser Band.

Learn more about Silas Frayser’s music:
https://silasfrayser.weebly.com/

…and keep up with his musical happenings via Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/silasfraysermusic

During the warm weather season, the music may take place outdoors, under the eaves of the back deck. Otherwise, and in the case of inclement weather, the music may be held inside our beautiful glass oasis – the tropical conservatory. Both indoor and outdoor seating is available first come, no reservations.

We have picnicking areas spread across the lakefront property. Feel free to bring your blankets/chairs. Pop up tents and personal grills are also permitted to be used in the overflow grassy tailgate and picnic areas.

Picnics are welcome throughout the property, barring any outside alcohol. Glass House Winery wines are available by the bottle and glass, and traditional tastings are being conducted at the Tasting Room Bar.

The following measures are in place to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all of our guests, as well as our staff:

Fully vaccinated patrons may choose to not wear a face mask.

We will be adhering to, and strictly enforcing, all requirements and guidelines as set forth by the Governor and the CDC, which include increased sanitization and cleaning procedures to ensure the health and safety of guests and staff.

We all know that music and dancing go hand in hand, however, if you are going to get up and groove to the tunes, we kindly ask that you stick to the vicinity of your seated area.

Children are welcome but must stay with you at all times. Consider bringing along games or other items to entertain them while seated. Well behaved dogs are also welcome but must remain on their leash at all times.

May
22
Sun
Old Soul – Jon Spear and Dara James
May 22 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Old Soul - Jon Spear and Dara James

Old Soul – Dara James and Jon Spear return to the tropics of Free Union. Showcasing their amazing musicianship with an acoustic mix of blues, rock, originals and oldies! Sunday, May 22nd, from 2 to 5pm. Open to all, no cover.

Jon and Dara are both members of the incredible Jon Spear Band…learn more about their music via their Facebook pages…

Jon Spear – https://www.facebook.com/Jon-Spear-Music-471078490353674/

Dara James – https://www.facebook.com/darajamesmusic

Jon Spear Band – https://www.facebook.com/JonSpearBand/
and — https://www.jonspearband.com/

During the warm weather season, the music may take place outdoors, under the eaves of the back deck. Otherwise, and in the case of inclement weather, the music may be held inside our beautiful glass oasis – the tropical conservatory. Both indoor and outdoor seating is available first come, no reservations.

We have picnicking areas spread across the lakefront property. Feel free to bring your blankets/chairs. Pop up tents and personal grills are also permitted to be used in the overflow grassy tailgate and picnic areas.

Picnics are welcome throughout the property, barring any outside alcohol. Glass House Winery wines are available by the bottle and glass, and traditional tastings are being conducted at the Tasting Room Bar.

The following measures are in place to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all of our guests, as well as our staff:

Fully vaccinated patrons may choose to not wear a face mask.

We will be adhering to, and strictly enforcing, all requirements and guidelines as set forth by the Governor and the CDC, which include increased sanitization and cleaning procedures to ensure the health and safety of guests and staff.

We all know that music and dancing go hand in hand, however, if you are going to get up and groove to the tunes, we kindly ask that you stick to the vicinity of your seated area.

Children are welcome but must stay with you at all times. Consider bringing along games or other items to entertain them while seated. Well behaved dogs are also welcome but must remain on their leash at all times.

May
27
Fri
The Michael Elswick Gathering with Martin’s Grill food truck
May 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The Michael Elswick Gathering with Martin's Grill food truck

The Michael Elswick Gathering returns to our slice of paradise here in Free Union. Entertaining all with their Jazz, Blues, Ballads & Latin tunes. Friday, May 27th, from 6 to 8:30pm. Open to all. No cover.

Featuring:
Michael Elswick/saxes
Eric Franzen/keys
Bill Edmonds/guitar
Danny Barrale/drums

To give a hand with your dinner plans, Martin’s Grill Burger Bus will be onsite. Offering a menu of their incredibly delicious burgers, cheesesteaks, and BBQ dishes made fresh to order. https://www.facebook.com/martinsgrillcville

During the warm weather season, the music may take place outdoors, under the eaves of the back deck. Otherwise, and in the case of inclement weather, the music may be held inside our beautiful glass oasis – the tropical conservatory. Both indoor and outdoor seating is available first come, no reservations.

We have picnicking areas spread across the lakefront property. Feel free to bring your blankets/chairs. Pop up tents and personal grills are also permitted to be used in the overflow grassy tailgate and picnic areas.

Picnics are welcome throughout the property, barring any outside alcohol. Glass House Winery wines are available by the bottle and glass, and traditional tastings are being conducted at the Tasting Room Bar.

The following measures are in place to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all of our guests, as well as our staff:

Fully vaccinated patrons may choose to not wear a face mask.

We will be adhering to, and strictly enforcing, all requirements and guidelines as set forth by the Governor and the CDC, which include increased sanitization and cleaning procedures to ensure the health and safety of guests and staff.

We all know that music and dancing go hand in hand, however, if you are going to get up and groove to the tunes, we kindly ask that you stick to the vicinity of your seated area.

Children are welcome but must stay with you at all times. Consider bringing along games or other items to entertain them while seated. Well behaved dogs are also welcome but must remain on their leash at all times.

May
28
Sat
Tim Ryalls and Barry Collins Acoustic Duo
May 28 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Tim Ryalls and Barry Collins Acoustic Duo

We’re thrilled to have the Tim Ryalls and Barry Collins Acoustic Duo return to our tropical slice of paradise. Treating all to an afternoon filled with their eclectic blend of classic rock, blues, and country tunes. Saturday, May 28th from 2 to 5pm. Open to all, no cover.

More on the musicians and their music:
https://www.facebook.com/TheFullMoonSaloonBand

During the warm weather season, the music may take place outdoors, under the eaves of the back deck. Otherwise, and in the case of inclement weather, the music may be held inside our beautiful glass oasis – the tropical conservatory. Both indoor and outdoor seating is available first come, no reservations.

We have picnicking areas spread across the lakefront property. Feel free to bring your blankets/chairs. Pop up tents and personal grills are also permitted to be used in the overflow grassy tailgate and picnic areas.

Picnics are welcome throughout the property, barring any outside alcohol. Glass House Winery wines are available by the bottle and glass, and traditional tastings are being conducted at the Tasting Room Bar.

The following measures are in place to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all of our guests, as well as our staff:

Fully vaccinated patrons may choose to not wear a face mask.

We will be adhering to, and strictly enforcing, all requirements and guidelines as set forth by the Governor and the CDC, which include increased sanitization and cleaning procedures to ensure the health and safety of guests and staff.

We all know that music and dancing go hand in hand, however, if you are going to get up and groove to the tunes, we kindly ask that you stick to the vicinity of your seated area.

Children are welcome but must stay with you at all times. Consider bringing along games or other items to entertain them while seated. Well behaved dogs are also welcome but must remain on their leash at all times.

May
29
Sun
Calie Garrett and Gary Green
May 29 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Calie Garrett and Gary Green

Join us in the tropics of Free Union for a sensational Sunday Fun Day with soulful piano based singer songwriter Calie Garrett and harmonica wizard Gary Green. Sunday, May 29th, from 2 to 5pm. Open to all. No cover.

Learn more about the musicians and their music:

Calie Garrett’s website – https://www.caliegarrettmusic.com/

and follow her musical journey on Facebook at: www.facebook.com/pg/CalieGarrettMusic

Gary Green’s website – http://garygreenharmonica.com/

During the warm weather season, the music may take place outdoors, under the eaves of the back deck. Otherwise, and in the case of inclement weather, the music may be held inside our beautiful glass oasis – the tropical conservatory. Both indoor and outdoor seating is available first come, no reservations.

We have picnicking areas spread across the lakefront property. Feel free to bring your blankets/chairs. Pop up tents and personal grills are also permitted to be used in the overflow grassy tailgate and picnic areas.

Picnics are welcome throughout the property, barring any outside alcohol. Glass House Winery wines are available by the bottle and glass, and traditional tastings are being conducted at the Tasting Room Bar.

The following measures are in place to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all of our guests, as well as our staff:

Fully vaccinated patrons may choose to not wear a face mask.

We will be adhering to, and strictly enforcing, all requirements and guidelines as set forth by the Governor and the CDC, which include increased sanitization and cleaning procedures to ensure the health and safety of guests and staff.

We all know that music and dancing go hand in hand, however, if you are going to get up and groove to the tunes, we kindly ask that you stick to the vicinity of your seated area.

Children are welcome but must stay with you at all times. Consider bringing along games or other items to entertain them while seated. Well behaved dogs are also welcome but must remain on their leash at all times.