Charlottesville Happy Hour + Events
Lively Charlottesville is our muse: vibrant and thriving, throughout the school year and beyond. Our calendar of happenings is similarly diverse, and we invite you to join us any time – for a seasonal menu, a thoughtful special, or a one-of-a-kind event that you’ll remember for years to come. (“I guess you had to be there.”)

2024 Chef's Cycle for No Kid HungryApril 15 - June 14


Birch & Bloom & Aspen Bar will donate $3 per BOTTLE of wine and $1 per L'Orangerie Brulee sold 4/15-6/14 to No Kid Hungry.

Father's Day Steak Frites

JUNE 14 | 5PM - 9PM
JUNE 15 | 5PM - 10PM

Treat Dad to a Father's Day special!
We're pairing our favorite steak frites with selected bourbon or wine flights.


$50 per person


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The Blind Approach | Blind Wine Tasting
Welcome to "The Blind Approach" – where mystery meets indulgence in our exclusive blind wine tasting series! Dive into the intrigue as you explore a curated selection of exquisite wines without any preconceived notions of their identities.
Our expert bartenders will be on hand to guide you through the experience, offering tips and insights along the way.
This setup allows participants to focus solely on the sensory characteristics of the wines, such as aroma, taste, and mouthfeel. Participants will receive clue cards for each selection to help identify the wine. To enhance the thrill, every participant will receive clue cards for each wine, guiding you on a quest to uncover the identity of the wine.

Lo-Fi High Tea in L'Orangerie

Every Saturday & Sunday 

Join us every Saturday and Sunday for a Summer Tea Time to remember.

Because even our fondest summer days always seem to end. Let's make one you'll never forget.

Join us each Saturday and Sunday in Birch & Bloom's spectacular L'Orangerie dining room for a delightful Summer Tea Time. Let us curate a relaxing afternoon featuring Lo-Fi beats, sweet and savory bites.

$45 per person | ticket price will reflect 20% gratuity + tax

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Cocktail Masterclass at The Aspen BarEvery Saturday in June & July from 4PM-5PM

Delve into the fascinating history of spirits and cocktails as our expert mixologists guide you through the origins and evolution of your favorite drinks. During the masterclass, you'll learn the art of crafting the perfect cocktail, from selecting the finest ingredients to mastering the art of mixing and garnishing. Whether you're a novice or a seasoned enthusiast, our interactive session promises to elevate your cocktail-making skills to new heights.

$30 per person | Please note your ticket will include gratuity, plus tax. Must be 21+ to participate.

Aperol Spritz Master Class | June 1 | 4-5pm

Kiwi St. Germain Spritz

Grapefruit Spirits

Americano 2.0

Pre-Prohibition | June 8 | 4-5pm


Widow’s Kiss

Jack Rose

All Things Agave | June 15 | 4-5pm

Mezcal Aviation

Unspoken Rules


Risqué Whisky | June 22 | 4-5pm

Blue Blazer

Black Market Manhattan


Gin Garden Party| June 29 | 4-5pm


Pimm’s Cup

Blackberry Bramble

Tiki | July 6 | 4-5pm

Jungle Bird

Pina Colada

Philadelphia fish house punch

Martini Master Class | July 13 | 4-5pm

Our Classic


Rind and Brine

Espresso Martini | July 20 | 4-5pm




Sours & Fizzes | July 27 | 4-5pm

Ramos Gin Fizz

Pisco Sour

Whiskey Sour

Cocktails For a CauseONGOINGEnjoy a delicious cocktail while supporting a local cause. Each month we will offer a variety of cocktails and mocktails with proceeds supporting rotating charities.

June 1 - 30
Emergency Food Network


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$2 Oyster Tuesday

Join us every Tuesday as we offer $2 Oysters for your enjoyment!


Burger & Brew Wednesdays

Join us every Wednesday at Birch & Bloom for a delightful Wagyu Burger, paired with your choice of beer for $27.


All You Can EatSteak Frites

Join us every Thursday & Friday at Birch & Bloom for all you can eat Steak Frites for $68.


Prime Rib Saturday

Join us every Saturday for a delightful, farm-to-table Prime Rib Special accompanied with seasonal veggies and chef’s choice of potatoes for $72.


Weekend Brunch


Weekends are for celebrating. We enjoy it soaking up the morning light in the L'Orangerie with 50% off bottles of wine alongside our delicious brunch specialties. Bring your creative A-game to the build-your-own Bloody Mary cart too!


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Graduation & Reunion ReservationsDuring the busy spring season, while the UVA grounds are buzzing with excitement, we look forward to hosting you and being part of your memorable graduation and reunion festivities. To ensure the best experience for your group, please fill out this reservation request to reserve your table. 


Graduation + Reunion Reservations

Non-Alcoholic Beverage Menu

Looking for something less boozy? Our zero-proof cocktails are just what you need.


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