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The Old City Bar
1548 East Main Street Richmond
9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
+ M E F N W D

Experience an elegant nightcap at one of Richmond's classiest and coolest venues, The Old City Bar, complete with exquisite, gourmet late-night cuisine, artisan hors d'oeuvres, swoon-worthy desserts, a curated selection of wine, port, sparkling, cider and whisky. And as you mingle, nibble and sip, we'll play some very chill tunes.

Ticket Package Availability:

This event has been timed so that you may enjoy it just as the Saturday Evening Walk-Around Grand Tasting is winding down and concludes (there is a one hour overlap so that you won't have to wait until the end of the Walk-Around to go to NIGHTBEAT.  Also, this event is literally across the parking lot from Main Street Station, where the Walk-Around Grand Tastings are held.  Please see the ticket packages on the Ticket Package page, and look for "VIP Saturday Evening NIGHTBEAT".   You may purchase this ticket package on the ticket page.

What will you experience?

  • All-inclusive 
  • An absolutely delicious grazing and mingler event, where you may go station to station enjoying a curated selection of light, late-night dishes, including sin-worthy desserts, along with a carefully curated selection of premium wine, port, sparkling, cider and whisky.   
  • This will be enough for a meal
  • Vegetarian selections will be available
  • Plenty of seating will be available- sit-down and cocktail tables
  • Street parking available for free
  • Complimentary coat check available
  • Alcoholic beverages will not be available for purchase 

Tentative Menu

Blackened Burger Sliders

Artisan Taco Pavilion (Vegetarian friendly)

Chef's Thin Crust Pizza Pie Bites (Vegetarian selections available)

Cajun Seared Chicken Wings

Fried Wontons Served With Ponzu Sauce

Classic Spanish Empanadas

Carrot Cake Shots

Chocolate Mousse Shots

Sly Fox Pie Bites

Berry Parfait Minis

All inclusive.  Price covers food & drink. You may enjoy as much food and craft beverages as you like.   21 and over only and no infants or strollers, except at the VIP Walk-Around Grand Tasting Locals Sunday Special.  

Benefits Virginia Distillers Association and the Autism Society of Central Virginia.

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Advance tickets will only be available for sale on this website. Tickets may be available at the door at an increased price unless sold out. All tickets to the Virginia Wine Expo are nonrefundable.

Attendees must be 21 years of age or older to attend all Expo events, except the Sunday Walk-Around Grand Tasting